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Review: Chameleon Window Manager has many features and a few too many bugs

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Snapping and tiling windows isn't everything. In your daily use of Windows, you may need more advanced features if you want to really tame your desktop. You might want windows to always open on a certain monitor or in a certain size. You might want easy access to transparency...
Review: Chameleon Window Manager has many features and a few too many bugs

Netflix previews family profiles, shows off Super HD and 3D streaming at CES 2013

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The current leader in subscription video streaming is Netflix, and today at its Las Vegas hotel suite we saw some of the technology it's planning to stay a step ahead of the competition this year. First up was one of the most widely requested features -- the ability to...
Netflix previews family profiles, shows off Super HD and 3D streaming at CES 2013

What If Apple Went In On A Mobile OS Mashup?

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Three mobile operating systems dominate the market: iOS, Android, and now Windows Phone 7/8. Each has their interface strengths — iOS is clean where Android is customizable where WP8 is dynamic. But what if you could have the best of all three? Designer and Wrapp cofounder Max Rudberg has attempted...
What If Apple Went In On A Mobile OS Mashup?

New quick app switching & other concepts show options on the table for iOS 7 [Videos]

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With the recent departure of longtime iOS chief Scott Forstall, many expect some big changes in iOS 7. Not only is Jony Ive taking over design responsibilities related to iOS, but Apple is increasingly coming under criticism for its aging core iOS apps, as well as highly requested features...
New quick app switching & other concepts show options on the table for iOS 7 [Videos]
Twitterrific 5 review: terrific new interface, some old flaws

FXAA Post Process Injector

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Old games aren't the only ones that cause trouble. Modern 3D titles are rife with disappointments, but perhaps the more irksome to gamers are yestertech graphic options on recent games. Console ports are mostly to blame for this (I'm looking at you, From Dust) as developers are forced to...
FXAA Post Process Injector
Wacom intros $999 Cintiq 13HD 1080p tablet with Pro Pen (Video)

Apps Are Barnes & Noble's Fastest-Growing Content Area

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Seeking to advance the narrative that the Nook Tablet is a true multimedia tablet and not just a big expensive e-reader, Barnes & Noble (NYSE: BKS) CEO William Lynch said in an investor call today that apps are the company’s fastest-growing content area, and “within apps it’s entertainment, movies,...
Apps Are Barnes & Noble's Fastest-Growing Content Area

From forum concept to reality: The Auxo Jailbreak tweak sets the standard for iOS app switching

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Multitasking has been a part of iOS for a number of years — coming to third-party apps in 2010 with the launch of iOS 4.0 — but iOS device users have often lamented at the lack of innovation in the implementation of Apple’s app-switching features. In early October, designer @Sentry_NC wowed...
From forum concept to reality: The Auxo Jailbreak tweak sets the standard for iOS app switching
Noctua shows off noise-cancelling PC fan prototype

Concept: iOS icons get a Windows Phone Live Tile and Android widget makeover [Video]

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Apple’s iOS platform may have millions of users, but not everyone is entirely comfortable with how it operates and the features it offers. As the smartphone wars rage on, both Google and Microsoft have iterated their own mobile operating systems to differentiate themselves from their rivals. Microsoft might be on...
Concept: iOS icons get a Windows Phone Live Tile and Android widget makeover [Video]
Latest iOS 6 beta adds 'Wi-Fi Plus Cellular' option to keep data flowing around weak hotspots
Nexus 4 and Android 4.2 shown off in early hands-on video
Speed review: Replacing your car dashboard with an iPad

Forums: Launch Center, Location based reminders, Pages and Keynote

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With plenty of news happening already this week, we’re rolling through content here at iMore. If you happened to miss out on anything, make sure you jump a page or two back and get yourself caught up. Looking for more fun? Need some help? Then the iMore forums is...
Forums: Launch Center, Location based reminders, Pages and Keynote

Mozilla's 'Junior' iPad browser prototype keeps it simple

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Love your iPad, but hate Safari? Mozilla's Alex Limi can relate, it's "a pretty miserable experience," he says. So what's he doing about it? Building a replacement, of course. In a recent presentation showing the fruits of the Mozilla Product Design Strategy team's labors, Limi offered a glimpse at...
Mozilla's 'Junior' iPad browser prototype keeps it simple

Review: Whip windows into shape with WindowSpace's keyboard shortcuts

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WindowSpace grants you the ability to intricately control windows with dozens of customizable keyboard shortcuts. These range from your regular window-snapping and moving windows between monitors, to fine-tuning a window's position on the screen, resizing, rolling up, transparency toggles, and almost anything else you can dream of. WindowSpace's UI...
Review: Whip windows into shape with WindowSpace's keyboard shortcuts

Viral agency Rubber Republic launches free app to help creators make better viral videos

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The UK-based viral agency, Rubber Republic, has launched a free app called TubeRank to help advertisers, agencies and anyone else to find inspiration on how best to create a viral video. There are arguments that will say that viral spread is something unexpected that can only happen organically. There’s a...
Viral agency Rubber Republic launches free app to help creators make better viral videos

Hulu rolls out a simplified player UI for the web, takes a few cues from mobile

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The web player for Hulu added some more acreage just a few months ago, and now the company has updated it with a new "chromeless" look that's stripped down for less complexity than the old one seen here. Similar to the changes Netflix recently made to its web player...
Hulu rolls out a simplified player UI for the web, takes a few cues from mobile

Kindle Fire HD: A closer look at the apps and features of Amazon's Android fork

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Amazon’s new Kindle Fires are a step up in the hardware department, but what really differentiates these devices in the tablet ecosystem is the software. Amazon has forked Android and continues to add features you can’t get anywhere else. This is a refinement of the software that launched on last...
Kindle Fire HD: A closer look at the apps and features of Amazon's Android fork
TweetDeck revamped for Chrome and the Web with a new sidebar that simplifies finding and moving feeds
Federal funding alone can't deliver wireless broadband

Skype brings automatic dropped call recovery and emergency call redirection to the iPhone

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Continuing to iterate its apps on both iPhone and iPad, Microsoft-owned Skype today pushed live version 4.5 of its iPhone app, adding automatic dropped call reconnection, toggles to opt-in or opt-out of marketing when registering and emergency call redirection. This means that both the iPhone and iPad apps now feature...
Skype brings automatic dropped call recovery and emergency call redirection to the iPhone
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