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New Walkie-Talkie

Remember walkie-talkies?  You know, those handheld voice radios that sent signals overt the air?  Today, we all have cell phones and the tec…

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Save articles on Facebook

Facebook has announced a new book marking tool called Save.  As the name suggests, it lets you do just that: save links to articles, places …

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Amazon Unveils Kindle Subscription

Amazon now offers an e-book subscription service.  It’s the latest and largest company to do so.  It’s called Kindle Unlimited.  You pay a m…

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Apple, IBM team up

It’s a partnership many people didn’t see coming, especially when you consider the now-famous Super Bowl commercial where Apple took shots a…

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FTC Sues Amazon

The Federal Trade Commission has already gotten Apple to pony up. Now it’s going after Amazon over in-app purchases made by children. The FT…

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Roadtrip apps: Take a trip

School won’t be back in session for at least another month. That’s plenty of time to take a summer road trip.  Great road trips are about se…

New Invention: FingerReader

Scientists have developed a wearable device that reads magazines, books and menus out loud.  The technology is produced by 3D printers and f…

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Hologram Phonecalls, not so far far away

It’s safe to say that just about every person who has seen the 1977 flick Star Wars remembers the scene where Princess Leia a hologram of Pr…