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Sep

The Apple Watch Is Poised to Wipe Out Fitness Trackers

Just like e-readers were, for the most part, replaced by the iPad and other tablets that could do the same thing, everything you might find embedded within a wristband fitness tracker will ultimately be possible with the Apple Watch. SEE ALSO: Images of All 34 Apple Watch Designs in One Place It’s certain that existing smartwatch manufacturers like […]

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Sep

Images of All 34 Apple Watch Designs in One Place

Apple, too, is banking on the fact that everyone’s tastes are different and is clearly hoping there’s something for everyone with the watch. In fact, there are three case models to choose from, before narrowing in on a wristband: Apple Watch, traditional style; Watch Sport, for fitness enthusiasts; and Watch Edition, an upscale model. There are two[…]

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12

Sep

Will the iPhone 6 Plus Fit in Your Pocket? We Found Out

Preorders for Apple’s new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus open up in the early hours of Friday morning. Whether you choose to go through Apple, your carrier or another major retailer, here’s everything you need to know about how to preorder a new iPhone. Preorders for both new iPhones open Friday morning at 12 a.m. PT. Online preorders can[…]

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12

Sep

11 Sleek iPhone 6 Cases and Accessories

  While you won’t be able to pre-order the new Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus until Sept. 12, and they won’t be released for sale until Sept. 19, you can still plan how to accessorize when the day arrives. Companies are already selling and pre-selling battery cases, folio wallet cases, bike mounts and arm bands. Now[…]

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12

Sep

5 Types of Games We’d Love to See on an Apple Watch

  When the Apple Watch was announced, its creators touted its potential for expanding communication, health tracking, navigation and more. But what wasn’t mentioned was its potential impact on gaming. Gaming may not be an obvious vertical for wearables due to the small screen size, but there are certainly fun ideas that the always-with-you technology presents. And[…]

12

Sep

Google Offers Early Stage Startups $100,000 In Cloud Platform Credits For 1 Year

If you are an early stage startup, Google wants to give you $100,000 in Cloud Platform credits for one year so you can host your applications on its servers (and not on AWS or Azure). This offer is part of Google’s Cloud Platform for Startups initiative, a new program the company’s senior vice president for its technical infrastructure Urs Hölzle announced at the Google for[…]

12

Sep

The Purple Home Screen

No, it’s not Ubuntu on a phone, but you’d forgiven for mistaking the similar color scheme. This design, courtesy of My Color Screen user Vivek S brings a splash of color to a functional home screen. How to Dual Boot Ubuntu on Your Android Device Canonical has been developing Ubuntu for Devices for a while. Unfortunately, it hasn’t exactly …Read[…]

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12

Sep

Find Out How You Can Work Better & Smarter With an iPad

  Are you a doctor? A lawyer? An engineer? A teacher, an artist, a sales executive? A banker, an airline pilot, an entrepreneur? Whatever you do for a living, your work does not define you. Instead, you hold the power to define the way you work. And the way the world works is changing fast, thanks to the magic, convenience,[…]

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12

Sep

Dropbox Calls For Support Of The Senate’s NSA Reform Bill

This morning,Dropbox released new information detailing government requests for its user data, and information about certain user accounts. The company also called for the passage of the Senate’s version of the USA FREEDOM Act. In the first half of 2014, Dropbox received “268 requests for user information from law enforcement agencies and 0-249 national security requests.” In a separate post, the company[…]

Big Data Analytics Vs. The Gut Check

Steven Hillion is co-founder of Alpine Data Labs where he leads development of an enterprise platform for advanced analytics. Before joining Alpine, he has managed teams of data scientists and engineers at companies such as Siebel and Greenplum.  Data is more varied and fast-moving than ever, and analyzing it effectively now requires highly sophisticated software and machinery. But where[…]

Snapchat Pushes You To Watch Friends’ Stories

Snapchat Stories are a huge hit, with the photos and videos you post to your profile now more popular than Snap messages. But they’re still easy to forget about since they’re pull and not push — they aren’t sent to friends directly and don’t generate alerts. You had to seek them out. Until now. Snapchat confirms to me[…]