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Samsung unveils 55-inch OLED HDTV, really is planning to release it this year

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Despite big splashes at CES last year, we never saw any OLED HDTVs hit store shelves from Samsung or its competitor LG, but both are fixated on changing that in 2013. Although availability and pricing are still TBD, the KNF559500 is rocking a model number and loads of specs....
Samsung unveils 55-inch OLED HDTV, really is planning to release it this year

The Filabot will revolutionise the home 3D-printing market

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Got any spare Lego? Invention by American college student recycles plastic household scrap into 3D-printing materialDIY desktop 3D-printers may be taking off, with basic flatpack models available for as little as £250, but the printing material itself still has a hefty price tag. A 1kg spool of plastic filament -...
The Filabot will revolutionise the home 3D-printing market

Lenovo's New IdeaPad S Series Laptops Offer Ultrabook Style Without the Hefty Price Tag

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The deluge of new product announcements during the IFA Consumer Electronics Show continues — but in the case of Lenovo’s new S series products, it’s less about the Ultrabook stamp (or Windows 8) and more about affordability. The China-based PC maker has expanded its IdeaPad S line to include the...
Lenovo's New IdeaPad S Series Laptops Offer Ultrabook Style Without the Hefty Price Tag

How Dr. Dre's Burgeoning Headphones Company Stays True To Its Bass-Thumping Roots

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What does a startup sound like? To artist and producer Dr. Dre and Beats Electronics CEO Jimmy Iovine, the soundtrack of success is the insistent bass thump and synth hook of 50 Cent's platinum-selling hip hop anthem "In Da Club." The duo, along with president and COO Luke Wood, listened...
How Dr. Dre's Burgeoning Headphones Company Stays True To Its Bass-Thumping Roots
Review: Adobe Photoshop Elements 11 and Premiere Elements 11

SoundCloud launches simplified, cheaper Pro plans and embraces brands with Pro Partner accounts

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SoundCloud‘s business model is taking an important step forward today with the introduction at SXSW of a simplified premium offering and the launch of a number of partnerships with big-name brands. Additionally, the company is making it easier for users to discover accounts they may be interested in. From now...
SoundCloud launches simplified, cheaper Pro plans and embraces brands with Pro Partner accounts
Nokia’s PureView 808 To Make Its U.S. Debut On Amazon, Complete With $699 Price Tag
Is Yammer worth $1B?
'Encyclopaedia Britannica' officially out of print, going online-only after 244 years

Is an unlocked Galaxy S4 or HTC One worth the hefty price tag?

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In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon offers advice to a reader looking for an unlocked smartphone about balancing cost with flashy features. And will the next version of Android software, Key Lime Pie, have any new killer features? [Read more]...
Is an unlocked Galaxy S4 or HTC One worth the hefty price tag?

Keep your calendar out of the cloud with Efficient Calendar

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When it comes to desktop calendar software on the PC, there is little argument that the big dog in the park is Microsoft Outlook. However, while Outlook comes with a hefty feature set, it also comes with a hefty price tag--more than most people would want to pay to...
Keep your calendar out of the cloud with Efficient Calendar

Klipsch's Music Center KMC 3 Bluetooth speaker costs $400, will be available in June

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Klipsch is known for offering everything from well-designed headphones to home theater systems, but the audio-focused outfit has been staying away from producing relatively portable Bluetooth speakers. That all changed back at this year's CES when Klipsch outed the KMC 3 as part of its Music Center lineup, which...
Klipsch's Music Center KMC 3 Bluetooth speaker costs $400, will be available in June

Apple’s MacBook Pro: Review roundup

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Apple’s newest computer comes with a hefty price tag, but those who’ve reviewed the device so far seem to think it’s worth every penny. The first, quick reviews of the laptop are out and they, like the MacBook Pro’s screen, are bright and glowing. Read full article >>...
Apple’s MacBook Pro: Review roundup
Mad Catz unveils Strike 7 gaming keyboard with touchscreen and modular layout

What has Microsoft done for Skype? You'd be surprised

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Roughly a year after Microsoft’s spectacular $8.5 billion acquisition of Skype, technology pundits across the globe continue to scratch their heads in bewilderment trying to figure out what the behemoth from Redmond has done to justify the hefty price tag paid for the Swedish VoIP giant. With the company’s...
What has Microsoft done for Skype? You'd be surprised

Exogear's Exovolt Plus 'stackable' battery pack claims to be the first of its kind

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We've seen (and tested) a fair share of interesting power packs during our time, and Exogear's hoping to make a mark of its own in this very juicy department with what the outfit's calling "the world's first" stackable battery pack. The newly minted Exovolt Plus consists of a main...
Exogear's Exovolt Plus 'stackable' battery pack claims to be the first of its kind

Galaxy Note II priced for Vodafone: 640 euros of LTE phablet goodness

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Wondering when you'll be able to get your hands on a Galaxy Note II and just how much it'll cost? Well... we can't help you. But, a placard spotted on the floor at IFA today should give us some hint as to pricing. When it lands in Germany in...
Galaxy Note II priced for Vodafone: 640 euros of LTE phablet goodness

Gadgetwise Blog: After 14 Years, Furby Has Returned

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Hasbro is reviving one of its most famous toys for this fall, with new technology, a hefty price tag ($60) and an app connection....
Gadgetwise Blog: After 14 Years, Furby Has Returned

Obama Administration To Create Project To Map The Human Brain

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The project is expected to be introduced in the administration's budget proposal next month. The Obama administration plans to include a new project in its upcoming budget that would work to map the human brain in a similar way to the Human Genome Project's mapping of genomes, the New...
Obama Administration To Create Project To Map The Human Brain

First Downloaded and 3D Printed Pirate Bay Ship Arrives

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A decade ago people were truly amazed to find out that they could download entire movies using BitTorrent. At the time substantial online video simply didn’t exist, and BitTorrent was an eye opener which has since become the movie industry’s biggest worry. As one of the older torrent sites around,...
First Downloaded and 3D Printed Pirate Bay Ship Arrives

Virgin releases new low cost PCD Chaser at $80 unsubsidized, aimed at feature phone defectors

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My favorite low cost phone over the past two years has been the LG Optimus V on Virgin Mobile. You could often find the very capable, lightly skinned LG Android 2.2 phone for under $100 and Virgin’s unlimited data plans start at $35/month.  It is hard to beat that combo. Today...
Virgin releases new low cost PCD Chaser at $80 unsubsidized, aimed at feature phone defectors

The Great iPad Debate: Experience Versus Need

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I have to agree with Mike Melanson when it comes to the iPad: Who Needs Another Device? I was in the same boat with Marshall Kirkpatrick with the release of iPhone 3G almost 2 years ago. I waited over 4 hours to get one on the first day. I...
The Great iPad Debate: Experience Versus Need
REVIEW: Toshiba's New $2,000 Windows 8 Laptop (MSFT)
Your LTE-equipped Chromebook Pixels will start arriving today
Gift Guide: Sony Cyber-Shot RX100 Compact Camera

Motorola Takes Smartphone Battery Life to the Max

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Smartphones do a lot of things. They let you send and receive email and browse the Web. They double as media players, navigation systems and gaming handhelds. And, oh yeah, they also make calls. But all this functionality takes a toll on battery life, and with moderate to heavy use,...
Motorola Takes Smartphone Battery Life to the Max

Not a joke: Will.i.am iPhone camera accessory throws pixels and keyboard onto iPhone BOOMBOOM POW

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We told you last week that musician Will.i.am would soon launch an iPhone accessory, called “i.am+”, and now the U.K.’s Telegraph has given the world a first look at the product line that transforms the smartphone’s camera into a 14-megapixel powerhouse. Unfortunately, the accessories come with a hefty price tag. They range...
Not a joke: Will.i.am iPhone camera accessory throws pixels and keyboard onto iPhone BOOMBOOM POW
Big dreams and tiny spaces inside Silicon Valley's 'hacker hostels'

How would you change the PlayStation Vita (Japanese Edition)?

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How would you change: a regular feature where we ask people about their experiences with gadget's we've reviewed, when they reach the real world. This week we're looking at the Japanese edition* of the PlayStation Vita, which instantly made us feel old when we realized the OG model was...
How would you change the PlayStation Vita (Japanese Edition)?

Bang & Olufsen BeoVision 12-65 hits North America in March for $11,350

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Have you been shoring up funds since you first heard about the Bang & Olufsen BeoVision 12-65 last month? We sure hope so. The company has announced that its 65-inch full HD and 3D compatible plasma TV will hit showrooms in the Canada, Mexico and the US in a...
Bang & Olufsen BeoVision 12-65 hits North America in March for $11,350
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