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Microsoft releases Office Remote app for Windows Phone to control Office suite - Pocket-lint

Microsoft has released a way to control PowerPoint slides from Windows Phone, with a new Office Remote app.<p>Now available on the Windows Phone Store, …

Facebook data harnessed to deliver real-time sports trends to broadcasters

Now that most of us take to social media to rant about our favorite sports teams, it was only a matter of time before our ramblings are collated and packaged as "trends" for the talking heads on television. SportStream, a company that specializes in collecting such data, has recently partnered with …

Honda starts testing Walking Assist device in large-scale US trials

Honda's Walking Assist is finally getting a large-scale test run in the US. The company has started clinical trials of the leg-boosting device at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, where it will (hopefully) help stroke victims regain their mobility. While Honda hasn't said how long the study …

Firefox Beta brings new 'Home' design to Android, desktop version gains Firefox OS app manager

Early adopters know that Firefox likes to put new features through the paces via beta versions of its browser. Accordingly, Firefox today announced some fresh goodies for both mobile and desktop. On the Android side of things, the app has been redesigned with a panel-based layout called "Home," …

Note this: Samsung tablets rank highest in J.D. Power's owner satisfaction study

Apple's incredibly popular handset, the iPhone, has earned it multiple awards from J.D. Power, but the tablet market may not be playing out the same for the iPad maker. According to a recent study conducted by J.D. Power, which took place between the months of March and August, Samsung tablets are …

Amazon set-top box reportedly delayed until 2014 - Pocket-lint

Amazon won't launch its foray into the living room until 2014, according to AllThingsD. The Seattle-based company had originally planned to launch …

Set-Top Boxes

iPhone 6 to see Apple finally join the 5-inch club? | Trusted Reviews

<b>Apple’s iPhone 6 handset – expected to launch next autumn – will finally offer fans a 5-inch display, according to reports emanating from Japan on</b> …

Mobile Technology

Daily Roundup: Dell goes private, Kindle Matchbook, Retina MacBook Pro review and more!

<i>You might say the day is never really done in consumer technology news. Your workday, however, hopefully draws to a close at some point. This is the Daily Roundup on Engadget, a quick peek back at the top headlines for the past 24 hours -- all handpicked by the editors here at the site. Click on</i> …

Google+ vs Facebook: Which one is best for photo and video - Pocket-lint

Google+ introduced a bevy of photo- and video-related features recently, spurring the age-old question as to whether it's a better social network …

Apps

Samsung Galaxy Round hands-on

Following the recent launch of Samsung's Korea-only Galaxy Round, it was only a matter of time before this eccentric concave phone made its way to specialist stores in Hong Kong. Tofu-keitai is one of the few shops that are offering said product in Sincere Podium (where the going rate is above $850 …

With 1.5 billion image uploads per week, Google+ focuses in on photography

Google+ got a slew of photo-oriented features at a special event on Tuesday, including much-improved Instant Upload on iOS, Auto Awesome Action and new HDR controls in Snapseed. However, the occasion also provided new insights into the performance of Google's young social network. The company now …

Google+ expands custom URLs to more people, commoners included

You no longer need to be a star athlete or a pop diva to get a vanity URL on Google+. Even if you're but an Average Joe, you can now get a custom link that's possible to memorize, so long as you meet a handful of (easy) requirements. If you have a profile photo, have 10 or more followers and an …

Saluting Sturridge

Daniel Sturridge is on fire for Liverpool and leads the Premier League scoring charts but why is he not receiving more recognition, asks Sam Drury<p>By …

Wakey, wakey. Time to kick Tuesday's ass!

Here’s the problem with BBM for Android and iPhone

BlackBerry is understandably making a big deal about the 10-million downloads of BBM for iPhone and Android it saw in the first 24 hours. That’s a …

Starbucks Lets You Buy Coffee for a Friend via Twitter

In the '70s, a Coke ad envisioned a day in which you could buy the world Coke to promote harmony. Now, Starbucks is letting you do something similar, …

ODI additions bring fresh energy to squad

Wall-to-wall coverage for NBA fans

28 October 2013, 13:43<p>The wait is over. The 2013-14 National Basketball Association (NBA) season officially tips off on Tuesday, October 29th and …

Here's Why Your Facebook Friends Have Become Giraffes

No, your friends haven't just discovered how adorable giraffes are. An emerging trend on Facebook has people changing their profile pictures to images of the long-necked animal after failing to solve a tough riddle.<p>Here's how it works: Someone posts the riddle on Facebook, challenging their friends …

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