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Best Android apps of 2013

Hangouts<p>Google rolled out its Hangouts central messaging hub in 2013, which replaced the old Google Talk chat app. Now your Google+ conversations, …

Apps

The best cameras of 2013

Sony Alpha 7<p>The biggest camera release of 2013 was a surprisingly small pair of cameras, the Sony A7 and A7R. This mirrorless interchangeable lens …

Cameras

How to get the most battery life from your Android device

<b>Note:</b> For this article I'm using a Nexus 7 which is running a stock version of Android KitKat 4.4.2, getting to the settings mentioned might vary …

Year round maintenance tips for small engines | Living Off the Grid: Free Yourself

Power equipment, especially two stroke engines in like generators, snow blowers and lawnmowers are built to do a specific job and in most cases do it …

Five Best Sleep Tracking Gadgets or Apps

We could all use a better night's sleep, and the key to getting there is a mix of good sleep habits and understanding the things that keep you from …

Apps

Iterations: Calendar Frenzy, Google Now, and Apple’s “Anticipatory Computing” Problem

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> <i>Semil Shah is a contributor to</i> TechCrunch<i>. You can follow him on Twitter at @semil.</i><p>Now that the Mailbox sale to Dropbox is complete, let’s move on to the next native iOS app that everyone wants to replace: The Calendar. Yes, the calendar. Nearly every other conversation I had this …