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How the HTC One's back cover pops off, China style

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When we first reported on the leaked image of China Unicom's HTC One with its back cover off, some questioned its authenticity since the phone touts its unibody design in other parts of the world. Well, as we found out… Go To Full Article

Google policy change requires apps like Facebook to update via the Play Store

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Google just released a new Play Store version (4.0.27) that, at first glance, contains only very minor tweaks -- except for one little thing. A new policy change will no longer permit any apps to update without going through the… Go To Full Article

Electronic Arts laying off hundreds of employees.

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EA is going through an organizational restructure, which means a second round of layoffs is now hitting the company, this time potentially involving hundreds of employees. Go To Full Article

Intel presents its Future Showcase for KitGuru

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If you ask people in the tech industry about Intel, the the most likely responses will centre on its ability to create a phenomenal volume of fast, powerful processors. That’s true, but it’s also like saying that… Go To Full Article

TYLT PowerPlant Portable 5200mAh Battery Pack Review

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TYLT's PowerPlant is a portable battery pack that you simply can't live without in these technology-filled days. Let's take a look at it. Go To Full Article

Amazon’s growth slows

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Amazon's revenues slowed in the first quarter as the world's largest Internet retail struggled overseas. The company reported that margins jumped on lower shipping expenses and the expansion of more profitable new businesses. It… Go To Full Article

Researchers rescue Alexander Bell's voice

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Scottish inventor Alexander Bell has earned the distinction, somewhat late in his career, of having his voice preserved in the world's oldest recording. For years, that record was held by Thomas Edison, who in 1888, when he… Go To Full Article

Human computer logs off

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Shakuntala Devi, an Indian mathematical wizard known as "the human computer" has died in Bangalore, India. She was 83. Devi was dubbed the human computer because in 1977 she was able to beat a Univac computer in… Go To Full Article

[M] BIOSTAR NM70I-847 Motherboard Review

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The first BIOSTAR board we are reviewing features an integrated Celeron 847 processor and has proven as being a very solid board and very similar with the ECS board we have previously tested. The BIOSTAR offering also comes with a… Go To Full Article

[M] Acer Aspire E1-531 Laptop Review

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The Aspire E-531 laptop from Acer is priced competitively and is equipped with a Pentium B960 CPU, 4GB of RAM and also a 500GB HDD from Western Digital (5400RPM). The quality of the build is decent and if we do… Go To Full Article

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