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Alleged HTC 'Accord' schematic matches details with leaked render

iTether launches $30/year web-based tethering service for iPhones, works around Apple’s restrictions

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iTether made news in November, 2011 when Apple seemingly accidentally accepted their application into the iTunes App Store. The $14.99 piece of iPhone software allowed anyone to simply download the iPhone app, install a Mac app, and have unlimited tethering by way of a USB cable. The service still didn’t...
iTether launches $30/year web-based tethering service for iPhones, works around Apple’s restrictions

Leap Motion signs exclusive deal with Best Buy

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Leap Motion, a highly accurate 3D motion controller, has signed a deal with Best Buy for the retailer to be the exclusive place where shoppers can purchase the device, according to TechCrunch and others. Best Buy will put Leap Motion's devices on display in its stores so people can...
Leap Motion signs exclusive deal with Best Buy

Sony unveils in-car receivers with App Remote, taps into your smartphone music from October

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Sony has been big on smartphone integration for car audio lately, having already launched its MirrorLink receivers earlier in the year for the more well-heeled drivers among us. The company is bringing that mobile tie-in down to Earth through a new quartet of in-car CD receivers. The MEX-GS600BT, MEX-BT4100P,...
Sony unveils in-car receivers with App Remote, taps into your smartphone music from October

I got to drive a Kia Soul for a week, and it was geek-car heaven

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Sometimes, for reasons that are beyond my comprehension, companies offer to let me use really cool stuff for a few days to see if I’ll want to write about it. So when Kia got in touch to see if I’d like to drive one of their cars for a week,...
I got to drive a Kia Soul for a week, and it was geek-car heaven
Security hole in Facebook and Dropbox apps leave iOS users vulnerable

Sony announces 14-inch VAIO T14 Ultrabook, says it will offer the T13 with an optional touchscreen

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In case you haven't noticed, Sony just announced pricing for all sorts of touch-friendly Windows 8 products -- namely, the VAIO Duo 11, Tap 20 and the E14P multimedia laptop. But not everything in the company's lineup needs to have a touchscreen. The outfit just announced the VAIO T14,...
Sony announces 14-inch VAIO T14 Ultrabook, says it will offer the T13 with an optional touchscreen

Sony Pulse Wireless Headset review

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Finding a great gaming headset is always a little intimidating. If you're like me, you really just want a pair of comfortable, great-sounding cans that you can wear on the couch without looking ridiculous. Wireless headsets with good connectivity are a bonus because you don't have to worry about...
Sony Pulse Wireless Headset review

Digispark, Arduino's unofficial kid brother, takes Kickstarter by storm (video)

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Hobbyist Erik Kettenburg was concerned that the size and cost of Arduino stifled his ability to craft, so he set about developing Digispark. It's an Arduino-compatible board, the size of a quarter, that offers a few pins at around a third of the cost of an Uno -- so...
Digispark, Arduino's unofficial kid brother, takes Kickstarter by storm (video)
Review: Twelve South’s BookBook case for iPad

Facebook Security Hole Found on iPhone, Android Devices

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Facebook's app for iOS and Android devices doesn't encrypt your login credentials, making them a sitting duck for bad apps or a poisoned USB connection....
Facebook Security Hole Found on iPhone, Android Devices

Genius Ring Mouse 2 and Ring Presenter thumbs-on

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With CES 2013 coming to a frigid conclusion here in Las Vegas, we moseyed our way to the Genius booth and went thumbs-on with the Ring Presenter and the Ring Mouse 2. Both use a 2.4GHz wireless USB connection, providing you with a 10-foot radius of Ring Mouse action...
Genius Ring Mouse 2 and Ring Presenter thumbs-on

Waterproof Phorce laptop bag hits Kickstarter, wants to charge your devices and alert you if you lose it

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If you tote your laptop and gadgets around on a daily basis, finding the right bag to put it all in can be tricky. Naturally you’d want something study that looks nice, but what if it also charged your kit and alerted you via an app when you leave it...
Waterproof Phorce laptop bag hits Kickstarter, wants to charge your devices and alert you if you lose it

Jawbone unleashes Big Jambox, beefs up its Bluetooth 'smartspeaker' lineup

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We've had a shimmer in our eye for Jawbone's $200 Jambox, the itty bitty Bluetooth 'smartspeaker,' ever since it was released back in late 2010. So, imagine our delight now that the company has just stepped things up to a larger level with its new $300 Big Jambox. Measuring...
Jawbone unleashes Big Jambox, beefs up its Bluetooth 'smartspeaker' lineup

Jarre AeroSystem One gets a Lalique crystal facelift, we go hands-on

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We saw the original AeroSystem One saunter into our lives a couple of month's back, and now Jarre Technologies has collaborated with crystal house Lalique to give it a makeover. The partnership sees the original iPod dock covered in smooth glass and cut metal, which certainly sets it apart...
Jarre AeroSystem One gets a Lalique crystal facelift, we go hands-on

Most HTC One X+ owners not missing pack-in charger, says O2

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Last fall, O2 and HTC began selling the One X+ without a pack-in wall charger since the UK carrier estimated that 70 percent of customers already own hardware that would get the job done. After a few months of sales with the eco-minded initiative in place, O2 is claiming...
Most HTC One X+ owners not missing pack-in charger, says O2

Baidu guns for Google with ‘Baiduizing’ ROM for Android smartphones in China

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Chinese search giant Baidu has set its sites on rivalling Google in China with the release of a ROM that takes Android-powered phones, replacing Google’s suite of services with its own. Baidu unveiled its new smartphone push earlier this month, when it announced details of an Android-based cloud-centric operating system,...
Baidu guns for Google with ‘Baiduizing’ ROM for Android smartphones in China

HTC One X gets rooted before it ships to stores

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The HTC One X is back in the news again, this time because the handset has been rooted before it is even available for sale. The root came courtesy of ROM developer Paul O'Brien. His so-called 'superboot' root works over a USB connection, and is a desktop script file.......
HTC One X gets rooted before it ships to stores

Memorex launches a trio of Bluetooth audio products, we suggest you keep 'em away from the chandelier

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While it may not be shattering glasses with Ella Fitzgerald's voice any more, Memorex is still in the business of producing gear for your ears. It's outing three new Bluetooth speaker products to play nicely alongside your smartphone and tablet. If you're looking for a discount Jambox, the Travel...
Memorex launches a trio of Bluetooth audio products, we suggest you keep 'em away from the chandelier

Consumer Reports Finds New iPad Gets Warm, Can't Charge Under Heavy Loads

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Following up on reports from earlier today that the outer shell of the iPad 3 gets warmer than the iPad 2, Consumer Reports found that their iPad 3 reached temperatures up to 116 degrees after running Infinity Blade II for 45 minutes. The piece did note that the iPad felt...
Consumer Reports Finds New iPad Gets Warm, Can't Charge Under Heavy Loads

HAPILABS introduces HAPIfork (and spoon) smart utensils, brings metrics to your mouthfuls (Hands on)

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How smart is your fork? We wager not smart enough. Enter HAPILABS and the HAPIfork which brings your cutlery kicking and screaming into 2013. The basic concept is an eating tool that measures three metrics -- how long you eat for, how long between each mouthful, and how many...
HAPILABS introduces HAPIfork (and spoon) smart utensils, brings metrics to your mouthfuls (Hands on)
A $5 app turns Android tablets into a second monitor for Mac or PC

Cowon's X9 PMP now shipping, features up to 110 hours of music playback

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The latest addition to Cowon's line of portable media players is reaching consumers' hands in the good, old US of A as shipping is now underway for the X9. The PMP -- which comes in either black or white -- measures 72.5mm wide, 114.9mm tall and weighs in at...
Cowon's X9 PMP now shipping, features up to 110 hours of music playback

Native Instruments announces Traktor DJ for iPad, brings the mix to iOS (video)

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DJ apps for iPad? There's a bunch. But -- if you're at all familiar with the craft -- there's a very notable name absent from the crowd. Until today that is. Native Instruments set the high watermark for DJ software with its desktop-based Traktor application, and now it's available...
Native Instruments announces Traktor DJ for iPad, brings the mix to iOS (video)

DisplayLink powers SIIG USB 3.0 to HDMI adapter with audio, now shipping in the US for $130

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Looking to use a USB 3.0 port to connect to that fancy new HD monitor or television? You're in luck. SIIG has just announced its USB 3.0 to HDMI adapter complete with audio -- making multi-tasking during that Justified marathon a breeze. The tech makes use of DisplayLink's DL-3500 USB...
DisplayLink powers SIIG USB 3.0 to HDMI adapter with audio, now shipping in the US for $130

Acer's C120 pico projector goes on sale, ready to be powered by your PC

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Unless you had a particularly keen eye for tiny projectors, you may well have missed the announcement of Acer's C120, back at CES. The palm-sized pico projector has now hit the market, weighing in at an ultraportable 6.34 ounces. The peripheral features a USB connection, which can be used...
Acer's C120 pico projector goes on sale, ready to be powered by your PC

V-Moda reveals Vamp Verza for iOS and Android

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V-Moda has revealed the Vamp Verza for iOS and Android mobile phone users. The Vamp Verza is a mobile combined DAC/headphone amplifier with built-in battery pack to allow mobile users to achieve a much higher quality on the go. Aimed at audiophiles, especially given its $598 asking price, the device...
V-Moda reveals Vamp Verza for iOS and Android

SimpleTV Begins Shipping Its $149 Box For Streaming Live Or Recorded TV To The iPhone, iPad, Roku, And Web

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Well, it’s taken a while, but SimpleTV is finally shipping its $149 streaming TV box to users. After previewing its hardware and CES, and following a successful Kickstarter campaign, the combination Sling-TiVo device will soon be in users’ living rooms. For real, this time. The SimpleTV box converts TV signals...
SimpleTV Begins Shipping Its $149 Box For Streaming Live Or Recorded TV To The iPhone, iPad, Roku, And Web
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