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10 ways PowerPoint 2013 gets more polish

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Love it or hate it, PowerPoint isn't going away any time soon; it remains the professional tool of choice for presentations. Features that were already in PowerPoint just became easier to discover and use with the 2013 release. For example, task panes and other elements now suggest options for...
10 ways PowerPoint 2013 gets more polish

HTC’s new flagship One series will be your mobile photo savior

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Just how much does your smartphone’s camera matter to you? With its latest flagship Android line, dubbed HTC One, the Taiwanese phone manufacturer HTC is hoping that a killer camera is just enough to sway you over to its phones. Those killer features include the ability to take video...
HTC’s new flagship One series will be your mobile photo savior

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?

Review: Canon T2i DSLR camera

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Short version: An outstanding consumer DSLR and liberating video recorder, the T2i is a powerhouse media device in a small and relatively affordable package. What I think of as killer features, however, may not be viewed as such by the buying population at large. Features: 18-megapixel images/up to 1080p...
Review: Canon T2i DSLR camera

Autodesk Acquires Social Collaboration Company Qontext

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Today Autodesk, best known for its AutoCAD product, announced that it has acquired enterprise social networking company Qontext from the India-based incubator Pramati. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Autodesk plans to roll Qontext’s functionality into its Autodesk 360 line of cloud services. No word yet as to whether...
Autodesk Acquires Social Collaboration Company Qontext

Nokia Lumia 920 brings raft of killer features to Windows Phone 8

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Nokia claims that the 920's camera captures 5 to 10 times more light than other phone cameras....
Nokia Lumia 920 brings raft of killer features to Windows Phone 8
Video chat service ChatRandom is destroying Fanning & Parker's Airtime with two killer features
He Who Controls The Mobile Photos, Controls The Universe
You Don’t Kill Incumbents, You Leapfrog Them or You Lose

Google laptop shows Apple a thing or two

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Google's Chromebook Pixel has two killer features that MacBooks don't. Maybe it's time for Apple to rethink the MacBook concept. [Read more]...
Google laptop shows Apple a thing or two

Google’s Nexus Q sends media from the cloud straight to your living room

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Google has worked Android into smartphones, tablets, x86 handsets, and now the company has even managed to merge the open source operating system with a high-end media streaming box. The Nexus Q is a spherical computer that harnesses media stored in the Google Play cloud to bring your media into the...
Google’s Nexus Q sends media from the cloud straight to your living room
HTC One delayed due to suppliers who think it's not a 'tier-one customer'

Take A Tour Of Jumpshare, A Simplified Dropbox That Doesn't Require An Account

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Jumpshare is one of the latest entrants to the world of file sharing. The focus here seems to be on simplicity-users can upload without even creating an account, and the upload process is completely straightforward. An inline file viewer makes it a snap to view a number of different file...
Take A Tour Of Jumpshare, A Simplified Dropbox That Doesn't Require An Account
Two weeks away, still no SDK: Windows Phone 8 teeters on the edge of failure

How Apple, Microsoft & Wikipedia Fight Google's "Best-Loved Service"

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In his update from the CEO yesterday, Google's Larry Page calls Google Maps "one of our best-loved services." But all the big Google Maps news lately is about major customers quitting. Just as Page was publishing his letter, Wikipedia announced it would be the latest big service to drop Google...
How Apple, Microsoft & Wikipedia Fight Google's "Best-Loved Service"

Windows Phone 7 Destroys The iPhone (Well, Its Foursquare App Does)

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There’s no denying that Windows Phone 7 (or Windows Phone 7 Series, or whatever awful branding was chosen) looks to be a huge improvement from the previous iterations of Windows Mobile. And there’s even some talk that it may be able to compete with the current golden boy of the...
Windows Phone 7 Destroys The iPhone (Well, Its Foursquare App Does)

Merchants Accepting Square’s Card Case Doubles In Four Months To 40,000

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Nearly a year ago, Square introduced us to the next evolution of its payments product—Card Case. For anyone who has used and witnessed the app being used to actually purchase something (I have), the experience is pretty awesome. Basically it’s totally seamless, and you walk away feeling that perhaps this...
Merchants Accepting Square’s Card Case Doubles In Four Months To 40,000

15 YouTube Killer Features of 2025

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In the year 2025, perhaps we’ll be seeing: 1. YouTube Super Zoom What it is: When watching a video, you can press the pause button and zoom in on smaller stuff you see in the background. For example, we see a mayor walking through a museum, and there’s a...
15 YouTube Killer Features of 2025

Toys R Us 7-inch Tabeo kids tablet coming in October for $150

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Toys R Us has posted a listing for a new 7-inch child's Android slate priced at $150 called the Tabeo, saying it will go on sale October 1st in stores only. According to the Wall Street Journal, the company will announce more details later today, but pictures on the...
Toys R Us 7-inch Tabeo kids tablet coming in October for $150
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