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Google and Microsoft launch Santa trackers that let kids explore the globe

Google and Microsoft are once again giving kids a better way to wait for Santa's arrival than looking at the clock. Both have launched their own Santa tracking websites, which don't just track his course as Christmas Day arrives around the globe, but also give kids ways to explore the world and …

Cortana For iOS Begins Rolling Out To Testers

Microsoft has now made good on its earlier promise that it would soon roll out a beta version of its Cortana personal assistant – a rival to Apple’s Siri and Google Now – to users of iOS devices. This week, a handful of testers who signed up to trial the new app were notified by way of email that …

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Burn 100 calories in 10 minutes: The fast total body workout you can do at home

<b>TODAY lifestyle and fitness correspondent Jenna Wolfe is helping you get serious about getting in shape with this series, #NoExcusesTODAY. Sign up for her weekly newsletter here to get more workout tips and diet advice straight to your inbox.</b><p>You don't need to spend hours in the gym to get fit — if …

AppSeed turns your sketches into functioning app prototypes

<b>Kickstarter project AppSeed allows you to photograph your sketches on paper or a whiteboard and turn them into a functioning prototype of your app.</b><p>In …

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iPhone 5S gets unboxed early

Both of Apple's new iPhones don't hit stores until Friday, but apparently Christmas comes early in some places.<p>A forum user on Chinese site DGtle (via AppleInsider) has posted unboxing shots of both the silver and gold iPhone 5S models, and has lined up all five colors of the iPhone 5C as …

Apple replacing some 2011-2012 iMac graphics cards

Apple on Friday began a new program to replace faulty graphics cards found in some mid-2011 to late-2012 iMacs.<p>The program covers systems with AMD Radeon HD 6970M video cards. Those were found in the 27-inch iMac models with either the 3.1GHz or 3.4GHz quad-core Intel i-series chips.<p>According to …

AT&T counters T-Mo’s Jump with Next, its own phone upgrade program. Is it a better deal?

Not to be outdone by T-Mobile’s(s tmus) new smartphone upgrade program Jump, AT&T(s t) is launching its own plans next week that will let customers …

If Used Games Die, Will Gamestop Follow?

Until E3 comes around, we’re probably not going to get a very clear picture of the fate of used games, but from what we can tell so far, it’s not looking very good.<p>Microsoft promises that the Xbox One will indeed play used games, and you can buy and sell them in disc form if you so choose. But …

Test Finds Samsung Galaxy S4 More Breakable Than S3, iPhone

When designing its new Galaxy S4 flagship smartphone, Samsung said it considered the question, “How can we change people’s lives for the better?” The …

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