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Jared Newman / TechHive:
Xiaomi announces $30 Mi Box Mini, a media streamer the size of a phone charger, with pre-orders open in China on Jan. 20, shipping late Jan.   —  Xiaomi's Mi Box Mini is a media streamer the size of a phone charger  —  With the $30 Mi Box Mini, Xiaomi has managed to stuff …
Jan 15, 2015, 2:20 PMIn context
Zach Miners / TechHive:
Nest 4.3 update adds improved schedule learning, new Quick View for at-a-glance information   —  Google's Nest thermostat becomes a faster learner with major software update  —  Nest, the smart thermostat from Google, is about to get a little faster at learning your preferences.
Nov 4, 2014, 1:55 PMIn context
Derek Walter / TechHive:
Google's guide for switching from iPhone to Android locks you into its cloud   —  Following Google's new guide for switching to Android will put you firmly in the company's grip.  —  That's not necessarily a bad thing, as Google has strong cloud services for managing your mail, photos, contacts, and music.
Oct 27, 2014, 8:45 PMIn context
Derek Walter / TechHive:
Hands-on: Tempo brings its super-smart calendaring to iPad   —  Tempo, a powerful calendar app for the iPhone, goes beyond just displaying events and dates, instead pulling together multiple calendars and contextual data to serve as a digital assistant.  It's a productivity powerhouse on the iPhone …
Sep 5, 2014, 10:45 AMIn context
Blake Stimac / TechHive:
New custom ROM for LG G Watch promises better performance and battery life   —  While Android Wear hardware is only just now beginning to ship en masse, development looks to be coming along swimmingly.  New apps with Android Wear support are popping up quickly, but it's surprising …
Jul 9, 2014, 9:40 AMIn context
Caitlin McGarry / TechHive:
New social network Fatdoor uses robots to connect neighbors (yes, really)   —  Fatdoor is the kind of neighborhood social network that would work perfectly in a small, tech-friendly town like Palo Alto, in the heart of Silicon Valley.  Founder Raj Abhyanker envisions a day when neighbors …
Jun 11, 2014, 6:25 AMIn context
Moisés Chiullan / TechHive:
Why Veronica Mars embraced UltraViolet and angered fans   —  The campaign to revive Veronica Mars delivered a number of cool things—an enormous number of new Kickstarter users and, lest we forget, a full-length motion picture of a deeply loved TV series that arrived Friday.
Mar 15, 2014, 1:30 PMIn context
TechHive:
SXSW starts out with spotlight on security, as Google's Schmidt sounds off on NSA   —  AUSTIN—Austin, Texas is in full-on party mode as South by Southwest kicks off Friday, but the normally lighthearted Interactive portion of the festival—best known for turning Twitter and Foursquare into stars …
Mar 7, 2014, 8:50 PMIn context
Jared Newman / TechHive:
Belkin fixes WeMo security holes that gave hackers access to home appliances   —  The inherent risk of controlling all your home appliances over the Internet is that a hacker could potentially wreak havoc with your thermostat and coffee maker, so it's simultaneously unnerving and comforting …
Feb 19, 2014, 2:00 PMIn context
Jared Newman / TechHive:
Sprint takes Nexus 5 pre-orders, offering $50 phone to new subscribers   —  Getting over your fear of commitment can save you a couple hundred bucks.  Sprint is offering Google's new Nexus 5 smartphone for just $50—provided you don't mind locking yourself into the carrier for the next two years.
Nov 1, 2013, 9:35 PMIn context

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