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Apple's e-wallet could come as soon as this fall, possibly with 'iPhone 6'

A report on Wednesday claims Apple is accelerating work on a mobile payments system, or digital wallet, that could be ready by this fall, allowing …

Mobile Payments

The Rise Of Sleep-Tracking Technology

Sleep tracking is gaining steam in the tech world. Meet the newest entry.<p>Wearable devices are increasingly making it easier to track a person's health and fitness, but one area is emerging as arguably the most important — sleep.<p>Many popular wearable devices on the market, in addition to fitness, …

Wearable Tech

Amazon Prime members will renew despite price hike, survey finds

A survey from CIRP finds almost all Prime members will renew their subscriptions despite the recent bump to $99 a year.<p>Most Amazon Prime subscribers aren't sweating the recent $20 price increase, at least among those questioned in a recent poll.<p>Surveying 500 shoppers who recently made a purchase at …

Google Maps now helps you find breakfast spots in thunderstorms

Explore function now allows users to customize recommendations using distance and time<p>Google isn't about to let Foursquare's upcoming redesign steal the spotlight. The search engine giant is today introducing a more context-sensitive version of the Explore function for its Maps app. The revamped …

Google Voice offers web-based calls through Hangouts, no G+ profile needed

The rumor is that eventually we're going to see Google Voice merged completely into Hangouts, and that's getting even closer to becoming reality. You can now make phone calls via Hangouts directly from the Google Voice website, no Google+ necessary. As Mountain View's Alex Wiesen notes on G+, the …

Design for AstraZeneca's new high-tech campus unveiled

Herzog & de Meuron has designed a number of iconic, high-profile buildings, such as the lavish 56 Leonard "Jenga Building" in New York and the …

Cancer

Apple Seeds New Builds of Safari 7.1 and Safari 6.2 to Developers

Apple has seeded developers with new versions of Safari 7.1 for OS X Mavericks and Safari 6.2 for OS X Mountain Lion as works continues on OS X Yosemite. In its release notes for both betas, Apple is asking developers to test AutoFill for passwords and credit cards as well as general website …

Ford's profit tops expectations, recall-hit GM misses | Reuters

DETROIT (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co one-upped its larger rival General Motors Co in the second quarter, showing a profit in Europe for the first time in three years while GM was weighed down by recall-related costs in the United States.<p>A man walks past a new Ford car at the Jacob Javits Convention …