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Jon Fingas / Engadget:
Acer Aspire One Cloudbook gives you a full Windows laptop for $169   —  Hey, HP: you're far from the only one who can play the ridiculously low-cost Windows laptop game.  Acer has unveiled the Aspire One Cloudbook 11 and 14, a pair of thin-and-light Windows 10 portables that promise …
Aug 4, 2015, 6:35 AMIn context
Jon Fingas / Engadget:
Samsung announces 2TB consumer-oriented SSDs; 2TB 850 Evo for $800, and 850 Pro for $1,000   —  Samsung brings 2TB solid-state drives to your home PC  —  You no longer have to bend over backwards to get more than a terabyte of fast, flash-based storage in your home computer.
Jul 7, 2015, 5:00 AMIn context
Jon Fingas / Engadget:
T-Mobile hopes to draw you in with crowdsourced coverage maps   —  If you've relied on carrier coverage maps to decide who gets your business, you know that they're sometimes sketchy.  A good connection on the map could still mean lousy service in your neighborhood, for instance.
Mar 30, 2015, 1:05 PMIn context
Jon Fingas / Engadget:
Study says phones are just as good as wearables at tracking fitness   —  Think you have to wear a dedicated fitness tracker to get accurate data?  Don't worry — you may have a good excuse to skip the wristband.  The University of Pennsylvania has published a study showing that smartphone apps' step counts …
Feb 11, 2015, 9:55 AMIn context
Jon Fingas / Engadget:
Android TV sets from Philips, Sharp and Sony are coming this spring   —  Google's years-long effort to get a foothold in the living room is finally paying off.  The search pioneer has announced that TVs from Sharp, Sony and TP Vision (aka Philips) will all run Android TV when they arrive this spring.
Jan 6, 2015, 4:35 PMIn context
Jon Fingas / Engadget:
Samsung updates SmartThings Hub, unveils subscription home monitoring service, coming April 2015   —  Samsung unveils next-gen smart home hub and monitoring service  —  Looks like you didn't have to wait long to see what Samsung would do in the smart home world after acquiring SmartThings …
Jan 5, 2015, 10:55 PMIn context
Jon Fingas / Engadget:
Samsung announces portable SSD T1 drives with up to 450/MB transfer rate; 250GB for $180, 500GB for $300, and 1TB for $600, coming later this month   —  Samsung's first portable SSD packs fast storage for relatively little cash  —  You don't exactly have a ton of options when it comes to portable solid-state drives.
Jan 5, 2015, 6:40 PMIn context
Jon Fingas / Engadget:
Mozilla rolls out Firefox 34 with default Yahoo search for North America, disables support for SSL 3.0 standard   —  Firefox's latest update makes Yahoo the default search option  —  That was fast.  It was just two weeks ago that Mozilla announced a deal making Yahoo the default search engine in Firefox …
Dec 1, 2014, 7:25 PMIn context
Jon Fingas / Engadget:
Netflix now plays in 1080p on your iPhone 6 Plus   —  Did you buy that big, honking iPhone 6 Plus so that you could watch Netflix videos in glorious 1080p?  If you did, today's your lucky day.  Netflix has updated its iOS app to make full use of the higher-res screens on the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus …
Nov 11, 2014, 10:20 PMIn context
Jon Fingas / Engadget:
Audience's software lets PCs process your voice without special chips   —  Previously, Audience's sound processing tricks have required a dedicated chip, limiting where you would see it; you're more likely to get clever noise cancelling in your phone than in a PC.
Nov 6, 2014, 4:15 AMIn context

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