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Creator of Apple’s smartphone keyboard reveals early iPhone prototypes

‘We called them Wallabies’<p>One of the most stunning elements of the first iPhone, which turns 10 years old today, is that it jettisoned the idea of a physical keyboard in favor of a software one. The idea, in hindsight, feels like a no-brainer. But during the iPhone’s development more than a decade …

An investing checklist for a prosperous 2017 (and 2018, 2019, ...)

To be a successful investor, you don't need to trade frequently, take a lot of risk or try to time the market's ups and downs.<p>In fact, you shouldn't be doing any of those things. For most people, building wealth is a long-term process that requires, above all, patience and commitment. If you do a …

Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro

<b>Pros</b><p>Powerful performance. Premium look and feel. Sharp display. Long battery life. Good multimedia features, including a built-in projector. Solid …

Ford invests $4.5 billion in electric car program

Ford Motor Company is investing $4.5 billion in building an electric car program and plans to have 13 electric vehicles on the road by 2020. The strategy, announced today from its Dearborn headquarters, marks Ford's most ambitious commitment to electrification to date.<p>Despite lackluster EV sales, …

Google is working on split-screen multitasking for Android tablets

The Pixel C is the first tablet ever designed by Google itself, and with its keyboard attachment could have demonstrated Android's potential as an operating system for productivity. Problem is, the software just isn't there yet, with a dearth of optimized apps and little consideration for …

Evidence says the Pixel C wasn’t designed to be an Android device

When the Pixel C surprisingly hit stores on Tuesday, initial reviews came out pretty glowing. The hardware looked impressive, after all, and many users praised the sturdy construction and gorgeous 10.2-inch display. They physical keyboard promised that this tablet would be the kind of machine you …

7 things you need to know about Chromebooks

Chromebooks are gaining in popularity across the board -- in businesses, homes and schools, according to ABIresearch: "Chromebooks will continue to …

11 most luxurious train rides | CNN Travel

George Lucas: To feel the true force of ‘Star Wars,’ he had to learn to let it go

NICASIO, Calif. — At the ranch, yes. <i>Yes.</i> Feel it flowing within you. The gate, the road, the hills, the trees, the vineyard. You, him, the house. Luminous beings are we. This was all built in the 1980s with piles of that initial “Star Wars” money, yet the main house was made to look several decades …

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Microsoft has warmed my cold cynical heart with hot new hardware

A masterclass in meaningful innovation<p>The very concept of a Microsoft <i>hardware</i> event still feels weird to me. Software constitutes half of Microsoft's name and most of its DNA, and yet today we were treated to a 110-minute presentation showing off Microsoft's hardware-engineering acumen. And the …

How the Surface Book compares to the iPad Pro, MacBook Pro, and Surface Pro

Microsoft made a big deal today about going after Apple. And today more than ever, it's worth believing. There are two reasons why: first, Surface sales are on the rise. They accounted for $888 million in revenue during Microsoft's last quarter, up more than double from the same period last year. …

Take 9 minutes to watch Microsoft's best product unveiling in years

Say hello to the Surface Book, Surface Pro 4, and new Lumia phones<p>Earlier today, Microsoft pulled off its best tech event in literally years, exciting the group of Windows enthusiasts (and impressing the press) with a cavalcade of hardware announcements. We saw the return of Windows Phone with new …

Microsoft's Panos Panay is pumped about everything (2012–present)

P•U•M•P•E•D<p>The creator of the Surface, Panos Panay, is pumped. About what, you may ask? Everything, we say. More specifically, you may request? Alright, fine, we relent. What follows is a small sample of things Panos Panay has been pumped about over the last three years:<p><b>Reactions to the first</b> …

I used to doubt Microsoft. Then I installed Windows 10.

I don’t know if I broke a law of computing or committed heresy. But I installed Windows 10 on my Macbook Pro. I had feared that this would condemn me to purgatory in the gates of computing hell. But it has been an incredibly positive experience: my favorite Microsoft Office applications — Outlook, …

Windows 10

Windows 10 is the end of cloud-free computing

You have to trust someone. The only question is who.<p>Welcome to the second annual Verge Hack Week. We're totally blowing up our site: we've given our reporters and editors the entire week to play with new tools and experiment with new storytelling ideas, while members of our amazing product team …

Microsoft déploie une nouvelle mise à jour cumulative pour Windows 10

<b>Après une première mise à jour, puis un correctif de sécurité, un nouvel ajout est disponible pour Windows 10. Sans livrer davantage de détails,</b> …

Windows 10 : maîtrisez le nouveau menu Démarrer

Le nouveau menu Démarrer de Windows 10 est un mélange entre les menus de Windows 7 et de Windows 8. Voici comment le personnaliser en quelques clics …

La nouvelle Surface 3 de Microsoft enfin dévoilée

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Canon U.S.A. Introduces Océ VarioPrint i300 First-of-Its-Kind Digital Press

MELVILLE, NY—February 24, 2015—Canon U.S.A., a leader in digital imaging solutions, today introduced a breakthrough in high-speed inkjet with the …

Imaging

GreyWhiteRed - Android Homescreen/Lockscreen Tutorial

Les iPad Air 2 et iPad Mini 3 contre les meilleures tablettes Android

Faut-il craquer pour les iPad d’Apple ou au contraire, se tourner plutôt vers les tablettes sous Android ? Un comparatif entre le meilleur des deux …

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Are iPads or Chromebooks better for schools?

For an entire school year Hillsborough, New Jersey, educators undertook an experiment, asking: Is the iPad really the best device for interactive …