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Peter Smith writes about personal technology for ITworld.
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- Also if you've been using copyrighted music, expect your archived content to get muted soon.
6 weeks 5 days ago
- Rumors say iPhone 6 will come in two sizes, both larger than iPhone 5s.
6 weeks 6 days ago
- Microsoft is helping the NFL on the sidelines, helping XBox One and Windows 8 fans enjoy watching the games, and putting together a football lover's Xbox One bundle. Are you ready for some football? Microsoft sure is.
7 weeks 7 hours ago
- You can now stream a limited selection of PS3 games to your PS4, assuming money is no object.
7 weeks 4 days ago
- Also Sony doesn't think EA Access offers good value, and the Xbox One is getting a free-to-play MMO...in 2015
7 weeks 5 days ago
- $5/month or $30/month gets you discounts on new titles as well as access to a sub-set of EA's Xbox One back catalog.
7 weeks 6 days ago
- pasmith wrote Raptr takes on GeForce Experience; adds Game DVR feature for recording/streaming PC gameplayRaptr, which bills itself as the "leading online service for PC gamers," already had social features, time played tracking, and game optimization. Now you can use it to record or stream your games, too!
8 weeks 10 hours ago
- pasmith wrote Sony puts together $15 million package to settle 2011 Playstation data breach lawsuitsIn happier news, next week your PS4 will be able to play 3D Blu-rays, and why that matters.
8 weeks 4 days ago
- The 2014 DOTA International's $10 million prize pool was enough to get me to tune in, but I needed more to convert me to a full time e-sport enthusiast.
8 weeks 5 days ago
- pasmith wrote Nvidia's Shield Tablet is now official, but do we need another high-end Android gaming device?Nividia ought to market this new device as a solid general purpose tablet that also happens to play games.
8 weeks 6 days ago
- Those Normal 3D printed earbuds we looked at a few weeks ago have some competition, and OwnPhones are wireless (and of course, more expensive).
9 weeks 12 hours ago
- pasmith wrote Microsoft is shutting down Xbox Entertainment Studios, Sony proves it can't handle successSony promoted the heck out of the Destiny beta then couldn't handle the traffic it had created. Meanwhile Microsoft is giving up plans to develop original TV-style content.
9 weeks 4 days ago
- Amazon leaked a $10/month ebook service and I'm seeing skepticism due to the fact that the 'big 5' publishers apparently aren't on-board. I'm not sure Amazon needs them. (Nor am I sure Amazon won't eventually get them.)
9 weeks 5 days ago
- A contact lens that ends the need for diabetics to test their glucose levels? It sounds like science fiction but it could be a commercial product in 5 years.
9 weeks 6 days ago
- When I was forced to switch from Verizon FiOS to Time Warner Cable I was annoyed, but these days I'm feeling like I dodged a bullet.
10 weeks 11 hours ago
- Sure for some people a tablet is all that's needed to scratch that gaming itch, but the numbers show there's still a healthy market for dedicated gaming consoles.
10 weeks 4 days ago
- Why are 'Microsoft Spokespeople' always so indirect with their comments?
10 weeks 5 days ago
- You'll need an iOS or Android device to get your ears 'fitted' though.
10 weeks 6 days ago
- It started (I'm assuming) as a joke but now there's $20,000 worth of potato salad on the line.
11 weeks 11 hours ago
- Earlier this week we learned that Google is buying playlist-oriented streaming music service Songza. As a Google Music subscriber I couldn't be happier.
11 weeks 4 days ago
- Nvidia's Shield is a handheld Android gaming device. Now the company many be following it up with a tablet that comes with some kind of physical controller.
11 weeks 5 days ago
- The company continues to try new ways to build an audience.
11 weeks 6 days ago
- Razer first showed Project Christine as a concept at CES 2014.
12 weeks 12 hours ago
- One of the perks that comes with your annual $60 Xbox Live Gold subscription is access to Games With Gold and Deals With Gold, but the programs are a bit anemic on the Xbox One
12 weeks 4 days ago
- Google tries once more to take over your living room
12 weeks 5 days ago
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