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Samsung and Amazon customize Kindle app, offer free e-books

The smartphone maker is increasingly relying on content to differentiate its products

AT&T wearables to hit the smartwatch runway soon

Wearables with LTE and broadband capabilities are part of AT&T's network strategy.

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Kill switch proposals finally force wireless industry's hand

After resisting calls to add kill switch features to mobile devices as a theft deterrent, wireless carriers are now pledging to implement the technology in 2015. The reason? Pending legislation might have forced them to do it anyway.

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Use Slice to monitor your shipments and track expenses

No more random mystery boxes from Amazon: Slice will tell you when exactly to expect a delivery.

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33 great tips and tricks for iOS 7

Whether you're an iOS master or just starting out, here are 33 tips that can help you get the most of your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch.

on macworld.com

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Strong PlayStation sales create supply problems for Sony

PS4 sales topped 7 million units worldwide amid shortages.

Travel gear, HBO, Passbook, and Amazon buys some comics

Amazon buys yet another company, the changing world of travel tech, using Apple services on non-Apple devices, and HBO's "Silicon Valley." With guests Susie Ochs and Dan Frakes.

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Chromecast, Google Play highlight strong quarter for Google

But the company's bread-and-butter remains ads as it brought in $15.42 billion in revenue during the first three months of 2014, up 19 percent from the year-ago quarter.

on greenbot.com

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When it comes to what shoppers want, Fujitsu thinks the eyes have it

Fujitsu is experimenting with a gaze-tracking sensor aimed at discovering which products may have caught the eyes of shoppers. We'll take a closer look in this video report.

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Microsoft takes on Logitech with $40 keyboard for smart TVs

Microsoft's latest keyboard has a built-in trackpad and media keys for couch surfing.

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San Francisco wants to end Airbnb abuses with proposed rules

New regulations would require San Francisco Airbnb host to register with the city and limit rentals to 90 days a year.

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Developers get access to more Sony camera features

The Camera Remote SDK allows access to settings such as touch autofocus and exposure

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Samsung plans Android Wear smartwatch in Tizen-tinged 2014

The latest Gear smartwatches may be running Tizen, but Samsung hasn't given up on Android for wearables.

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Buy once, play anywhere: First universal Windows apps hit Microsoft app stores

"Buy once, play anywhere" comes to Microsoft's ecosystem.

on pcworld.com

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Google Glass one-day sale ends in a sell-out (and proof that people like white frames?)

All editions have been scooped up, but Google says it's looking for ways to expand the Explorer program.