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Smart credit cards are coming. Here's what you need to know

At least four startups are betting the world isn't ready for mobile payments.<p>Unlike services like Apple Pay and Google Wallet (which use your phone), all-in-one cards or "smart cards" embrace a familiar medium -- the plastic credit card -- and turn it into an all-in-one payment solution.<p>Smart …

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This sweet little stereo system sounds better than it has any right to

As regular Audiophiliac readers know, I love writing about cost-no-object, high-end audio, but I also have a soft spot for dirt cheap, but decent sounding gear.<p>When I recently reviewed the new small bookshelf speaker from Dayton Audio, the B452 , I couldn't help but be knocked out by their sound. …

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How to Buy Food: The Psychology of the Supermarket

From the layout to the little old lady who hands out samples, we explain the psychological tricks the supermarket uses to get you to buy food you don't want<p><i>This is the first part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discusses how supermarkets</i> …

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Driving California's Sierra Nevada

Drive up into the lofty Sierra Nevada, which conservationist John Muir called ‘The Range of Light.’ Here you can witness earth-shaking waterfalls, hug towering trees, clamber up granite domes and camp out in high-country meadows where wildflowers bloom.<p>This article is an excerpt from the thorough …

Microsoft turns single-camera smartphone into 3D depth sensor

The Kinect may be out of a job after a Microsoft team has turned standard smartphone and webcam devices into 3D depth-sensing cameras with only a few …

Tumotech guide to the disruptive technologies that will chang…

<b>Tumotech guide to the disruptive technologies that will change the world</b><p>We get a lot of questions about what will be the most important technology in the next 5,10,20,30 years so we created an in depth guide here::http://www.tumotech.com/?p=140<p>Summary:<p>Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic<br>Clarke remarked. As time goes by and the pace of disruptive technological change advances, the magic of technology has cast a spell on an audience expecting disruptive changes in.:<p>…

27 Of The Best Places In The World To Swim

Planet Earth is made up of 71% water allowing so many opportunities for <i>great</i> swimming. That would require quite a bit of exploring to find perfection, so we made your life easier and have listed the 27 best places in the world to take a dip.<p><b>1. Linapacan Island, Palawan, Philippines</b><p>An island …

Will the smartphone eat the fitness tracker market? RunKeeper’s CEO says yes.

Advertisement<p>9 Comments<p>It is hard out there for platform. That’s the takeaway from this week’s Gigaom Internet of Things podcast. There are the …

The Nex Band: Part of a New Modular Tech Trend?

The term ‘modular tech’ used to invoke thoughts of synthesizers from the 1970s. Now it’s making a comeback, not least because of Google’s Project Ara smartphone. Beyond that though, there’s Mighty Cast’s upcoming Nex Band.<p>Aimed at teenagers and young adults, the Nex Band is a charm bracelet that …