Catherine Thrower

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Switched On: A marriage of conveniences

<i>Each week Ross Rubin contributes Switched On, a column about consumer technology.</i><p>A general love of the new notwithstanding, it has always been a bit odd that new flagship phones from Apple have dramatically outsold previous generations. Mostly because so much of the iPhone's value comes from …

XCOM: Enemy Unknown gets multiplayer, half-price sale on iOS

If $20 was too high an asking price for the iOS serving of <i>XCOM: Enemy Unknown</i>, good news: the game's currently half price, at just $10. What's better is that it's just received an update as well, which adds multiplayer functionality, iOS 7 optimization, and deeper leaderboard stats. We'd personally …

Bose intros SoundTouch WiFi music systems, makes home audio more like a car stereo

Bose is out to take on the likes of Sonos with its new SoundTouch WiFi music systems. The speakers rely on a free SoundTouch app that acts as a simple controller for all of your favorite music. It pulls media from your network-connected computers and Pandora, and we're told other popular streaming …

More proof that health care loves big data

It’s no secret that medical research and health care have already benefited pretty significantly from the technologies and analytic techniques that …

What your internet of things startup should learn from Netflix and the disaggregation of TV

The internet, standards and open platforms have allowed businesses to break up content and services into discrete and disaggregated parts. Now …

Someone

From the true story of a woman's 15 months in captivity to Oprah's Super Soulful Book of the Month, these reads will amaze you.<p>Enon<p>By Paul Harding<p>238 …

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