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Giving smartphone videos and audio recordings a boost: IK Multimedia

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Giving your smartphone videos and audio recordings a boost IK Multimedia has been in the business of making devices that can turn smartphones and tablets into portable studios.     The company’s iRig Field plugs into the Lightning connector of an iPhone or iPad to let you capture stereo sound on the...
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The week of Windows 10 arrives

Monday, July 27, 2015

This is the week of Windows 10 The official arrival date is July 29th….and Microsoft has been lining up reservations for Windows 10 since early last month.    And it involves upgrading billions of devices.    And since the upgrades are free….a decision that marks a real departure for Microsoft….many...
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Is Google's Project Fi worth a try?

Friday, July 24, 2015

Is Google’s Project Fi worth a try Google has partnered with T-Mobile and Sprint to offer a mobile phone service that uses WiFi whenever possible and one of those two mobile networks when necessary.   Initially…you have to request an invitation from Google and either own or be willing to purchase a Nexus...
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Your smartphone can help you get healthier: Lose It!

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Your smartphone can help you get healthier When you aren’t paying attention, it’s easy to lose track of how many calories you’re eating in a day.    But if you’re carrying a smartphone with you …why not use it to log the food you’re eating.    There are plenty of apps to choose from.   Lose It! for iOS...
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More choice in portable power. MyCharge.

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

More choice in portable power With smartphones and tablets getting more power hungry all of the time,  finding spots to plug in to stay charged can be a challenge.   Especially in cities…when you may not have a car…or in the great outdoors.    That has helped the market for portable batteries to grow...
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