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Google Calendar receives flurry of key improvements in time for busy holiday season

The holidays are always a pretty busy time for most people, and Google Calendar is here with some really convenient improvements just in time for you …

Bluetooth 4.1 introduced with new features, development flexibility

Latest release focuses on aiding developer and manufacturer innovation<p>The Bluetooth SIG (Special Interest Group) announced today all of the new …

Nexus 7 (2013) : Accessories buying guide

Featuring a sleeker design and far better specifications across the board, the Nexus 7 (2013), manufactured once again by Asus, is a great follow up to it’s predecessor, the first gen Nexus 7. As always, Google followed its high-end specifications at a reasonably low price policy with its latest …

Gear & Gadgets

AT&T and T-Mobile expected to bid for Verizon's 700MHz spectrum

Valuable block of spectrum could net Verizon a big profit on the sale<p>Verizon may be considering a sale of its 700MHz "A block" spectrum, and its no …

T-Mobile

Broadcom announces Bluetooth software stack for Android automotive connectivity

Chipmaker Broadcom has today unveiled a new Bluetooth software stack designed to enhance in-car connectivity for Android devices. The company claims …

Transparent gel speaker ushers in a future of 'soft machines'

How would you like a speaker system in your living room that was completely clear? Or, better yet, an active noise-canceling window that could mute the outside? The technology is already here, and a team of materials scientists at Harvard is showing us what’s now possible with ionic conduction, or …

Transport Tycoon mobile: a reboot with 'a buttload of tweaks'

<i>Transport Tycoon</i> for iOS and Android isn't just a port of the PC original; it's a reboot of the series comparable to <i>Tomb Raider</i>, following the original's formula to the letter but making a "buttload of tweaks" for a mobile audience, according to port publisher AppyNation's Andrew Smith.<p>The code for</i> …

Tim Cook's Leadership Style Profiled After Two Years as Apple CEO

With his two-year anniversary of being named Apple CEO coming on Saturday, Tim Cook is the subject of a new profile by <i>Reuters</i> highlighting his leadership style and some of the challenges he continues to face following in the footsteps of Steve Jobs. The report notes that Cook has been overseeing …

Hewlett-Packard’s biggest “innovation” is its plan for managed retreat

Hewlett-Packard, the once-great technology giant that practically invented Silicon Valley startup culture, is just about done making disastrous decisions that threaten its entire business. (Decisions like its ill-starred acquisition of software company Autonomy, whose value HP then had to write …

Hewlett Packard

Just added: 7 more reasons to use Google Now on Android

Google Now(s goog), a contextual application that pops up useful information where and when you need it, gains seven new or updated information …

Yahoo Is The Number One US Website Again, Beating Google

This is an interesting little number showing that something is going right at Yahoo. The latest Comscore numbers show that it’s the leading destination for US based internet users once again.<p>OK, that’s interesting in itself, that the various things Yahoo has been doing recently have propelled it up …

If Tim Cook Doesn't Like What You Say In A Meeting, He'll Change How He Rocks In His Chair And Skewer You In One Sentence

The meat of the article says that there's a perception at Apple right now that Cook may not have what it takes to push for the same kind of revolutionary products Jobs once did.<p>But that doesn't mean he isn't a respected manager. One of the most interesting nuggets in the profile explains how Cook …

Tim Cook

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NFL POWER RANKINGS: Here's Where Every Team Stands With Three Months To Go

Get excited!<p>We took into consideration NFL Draft grades, DVOA (an advanced stat from Football Outsiders), and major free agency moves and came up with the very first power ranking of the season.

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