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At I/O, Google Will Be Tracking Things Like Noise Level And Air Quality With Hundreds Of Arduino-Based Sensors

If you’re attending Google I/O this week, you will be a part of an experiment from the Google Cloud Platform Developer Relations team. On its blog today, the team outlined its plan to gather a bunch of environmental information happening around you as you meander around the Moscone Center.<p>In the …

With Square Stand, Jack Dorsey Brings High Design to the Point of Sale

If you’re a business, Jack Dorsey wants to make your countertop look a whole lot better than it does right now.<p>That, in part, is the philosophy …

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Square Steps Up Their Hardware Game with a Real P.O.S.

The acronym "P.O.S." always struck me as somewhat ironic: most folks who have worked in retail know that it's short for Point Of Sale, but it also …

Four ways to fix an unresponsive iPhone home button

No matter how anal you are about keeping your iPhone safe and intact, there is still a chance your home button will eventually suffer the effects of normal wear and tear.<p>The iPhone 5, which features a change to the anatomy of the home button, may solve this problem, but previous iPhone models are …

Top 20 tough iPhone 4 and 4S cases (photos)

OtterBox claims you won't find a tougher case than the OtterBox Defender Series for iPhone 4. But a company called Ballistic is saying its $49.99<p>Updated:May 16, 2013 Caption:David CarnoyPhoto:Ballistic<p>Case-Mate, the company behind<p>Updated:May 16, 2013 Caption:David CarnoyPhoto:David …

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Make your old iPhone run like new

My friend is convinced that the slowing of his iPhone 4S is part of a vast Apple conspiracy. I'm not completely persuaded.<p>I mean, sure Apple has sent out updates to iOS that are arguably a step in the wrong direction, like that whole Apple Maps fiasco. But I believe the main culprit for decreasing …

What a Facebook Re-Design Would Be Like in Real Life

By now we're mostly used to Facebook moving the furniture around every once in a while. We complain for a while, then just deal with it. But in a …

'Google Play Games' uncovered as Android's home for invites, achievements and more

A Google-built alternative to Game Center on iOS and Games Hub on Windows Phone surfaced last month, and we know even more about it. <i>Android Police</i> dug into a new Play Services (an Android component you don't access directly, but does things like update Google apps) APK, and found the latest version …