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Why Bitcoin poses an interesting ethical conundrum for journalists

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Bitcoin is having a wild ride right now. Partly due to the euro crisis, and partly due to a lot of press coverage, some people seem to be taking a keen interest in the crypto-currency — in the last week, its value in relation to the U.S. dollar has shot...
Why Bitcoin poses an interesting ethical conundrum for journalists

Chirp: An App That Uses A Song To Share Pics

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Forget Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. Chirp uses speakers and microphones to share photos and other information....
Chirp: An App That Uses A Song To Share Pics

Product snapshot: Belkin WeMo

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Belkin's WeMo is, in a few words, a home automation system. It works to give you Wi-Fi control over your appliances and electronics, using a plug-in connector that connects to your wall socket or powerboard, remotely switching on and off your home's technology when you want....
Product snapshot: Belkin WeMo
Android this week: Nexus 4 reviewed; Droid DNA here; live TV on Galaxy Note 2

AT&T Expands FaceTime Over Cellular Access to More Customers

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AT&T announced today that it is planning to allow any customer "with an LTE device" on a "tiered data plan" to use iOS 6's FaceTime over Cellular feature. Previously, only customers with a Mobile Share plan could use the feature. In practice, the change only affects iPhone 5 customers with...
AT&T Expands FaceTime Over Cellular Access to More Customers

Top 10 tech upgrades to make your small business run faster

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If you run a small business, you know that things happen faster than they do in the corporate world. Thats all the more reason to make sure your technology is up to date and is able to keep up with you and your employees. If you're lucky enough to...
Top 10 tech upgrades to make your small business run faster

ZTE Grand X appears in T-Mobile USA garb at the FCC

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If you were wondering whether or not the ZTE Grand X would cross the oceans to launch in the US, there's a good chance the mystery is over. An unusually detailed FCC filing has uncovered a V970T variant that's destined for T-Mobile USA, complete with the carrier branding, Wi-Fi...
ZTE Grand X appears in T-Mobile USA garb at the FCC

Livescribe Sky released, adds Wi-Fi to smartpen system

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Livescribe has announced the Sky Wi-Fi Smartpen, the first digital pen to integrate Wi-Fi technology and cloud services. Sky can convert written words and drawings into images, and can send both the resulting pictures and recorded audio to the user's personal Evernote account. Writing and audio can then be archived...
Livescribe Sky released, adds Wi-Fi to smartpen system
Samsung announces Series 5 and Series 7 All-in-Ones with Windows 8

HTC's Windows Phone 8X receives first Microsoft update

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The 'Portico' update includes a number of new features, including Wi-Fi options and rejecting calls with SMS. [Read more]...
HTC's Windows Phone 8X receives first Microsoft update

Panasonic reveals Lumix GF6 Micro Four Thirds camera

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Panasonic has formally unveiled the Lumix GF6 Micro Four Thirds camera. As previously leaked, the new Lumix GF6 offers a number of improvements over the GF5 from last year, including the introduction of Wi-Fi and NFC connectivity, alongside an upgrade from the GF5's 12.1-megapixel sensor to a 16-megapixel Live MOS...
Panasonic reveals Lumix GF6 Micro Four Thirds camera

Gigabytes

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From a Virtual Pants post refuting my experiences with the Surface: It is expensive The Surface is cheaper than an iPad. The base model Surface has 32GB of storage and is $499. The 32GB iPad Wi-Fi is $599. But, what about the Touch Cover? A 32GB Surface with Touch Cover...
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Here's How Microsoft's Surface Tablet Compares In Price To The Most Popular Tablets (MSFT, AAPL, GOOG, AMZN)

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Microsoft accidentally leaked pricing for its Surface tablet this morning. It'll start at $499, but you'll need to pay an extra $100 to get the entry-level tablet along with the special snap-on keyboard accessory. The Surface goes on sale October 26, making the tablet space is going to be extremely...
Here's How Microsoft's Surface Tablet Compares In Price To The Most Popular Tablets (MSFT, AAPL, GOOG, AMZN)

Samsung buys CSR's mobile technology

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Samsung has bought the Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and location technology portfolio of chipmaker CSR, it was announced today. Reuters reported this morning that the South Korean smartphone maker had completed the deal, paying $310 million for CSR's portfolio. The move brings Samsung's capabilities more in line with those of chipmaker Qualcomm,...
Samsung buys CSR's mobile technology

Apple hit with patent suit over simultaneous voice and data, Wi-Fi tech

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Apple is once again being taken to court for alleged patent infringement, as non-practicing entity Wyncomm claims the iPhone and iPad are in violation of a 16-year old AT&T patent pertaining to simultaneous voice and data transmission.    ...
Apple hit with patent suit over simultaneous voice and data, Wi-Fi tech

Instagram pulls Cards support from Twitter, favors its own web experience

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Something's amiss with Instagram links on Twitter and it's not just the overabundance of unnecessarily filtered photos. Users have noticed that, upon clicking those links, images are displaying incorrectly and, in some cases, showing up as cropped. There's no need to drag out the fail whale though (apart from...
Instagram pulls Cards support from Twitter, favors its own web experience

Get a 47-inch Vizio 3D HDTV with Wi-Fi for $598

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This loaded TV comes with 3D glasses, a keyboard-equipped remote, streaming apps, and more. [Read more]...
Get a 47-inch Vizio 3D HDTV with Wi-Fi for $598
SendHub, A Google Voice Alternative For Enterprise, Arrives On Android
Nexus 10 available November 13th starting at $399; hands-on photos and video

AT&T to launch push-to-talk service nationwide in November

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AT&T plans to launch its Enhanced Push-to-Talk service to all of its customers in the U.S. starting in November, according to FierceWireless. AT&T’s PPT service has been available for some time now as a testing platform for a few businesses, but the carrier is now looking to spread it to...
AT&T to launch push-to-talk service nationwide in November

MIT researchers can see through walls using 'Wi-Vi'

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If Google Glass isn't enough to get you worried about technology, how about a device that can see through walls using Wi-Fi?...
MIT researchers can see through walls using 'Wi-Vi'
New York City launches competition to create the perfect payphone
AT&T announces FaceTime over cellular on iOS 6 will ONLY be available Mobile Share plans

Review: Pure Contour 100i clock radio speaker

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The days of speaker docks like the Pure Contour 100i are probably numbered, even if they'll continue to be made for a while. In an age of Bluetooth and Wi-Fi, it makes less and less sense to limit people to the devices a specific connector format might support. Still, quality...
Review: Pure Contour 100i clock radio speaker

Samsung makes $56 more selling Galaxy Note 10.1 than Apple gets with iPad

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Samsung makes $56 more selling each new $499.99 Wi-Fi-only Galaxy Note 10.1 tablet than Apple gets by selling the iPad for the same price....
Samsung makes $56 more selling Galaxy Note 10.1 than Apple gets with iPad
Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Wi-Fi gets official ICS update in US?
New startup Breather rents rooms on demand with a Zipcar-like model

G Cloud Backup gives Android users peace of mind for free

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G Cloud Backup is a new backup solution for Android devices from developer Genie9. It aims to provide a simple, no-frills backup service to give Android users peace of mind, and does so for free — with optional purchases of additional storage space for those who need it. Setting up...
G Cloud Backup gives Android users peace of mind for free

Motorola confirms Moto X; will be built in Texas

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Motorola CEO Dennis Woodside confirmed Wednesday at D11 that Motorola will introduce the Moto X smartphone later this year, calling it a “hero” device that the Google-owned company hopes will make Motorola relevant once again. The device will also be built in the U.S. just outside of Fort Worth, Tex.,...
Motorola confirms Moto X; will be built in Texas

Russia Wants To Ban Children From Using WiFi

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Ah, Russia. Officials in the Federal Mass Media Inspection Service (?!?) are considering a plan to ban children from using WiFi -- and would enforce the ban by holding the hotspot owners liable if anyone under 18 got on their networks. Seriously. The Communications and Press Ministry has proposed banning...
Russia Wants To Ban Children From Using WiFi
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