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Smartphone bomb? Airports tighten watch

In this Jan. 20, 2012, file photo, passengers queue up for a security check at Pudong International Airport in Shanghai, China. The Transportation Security Administration is requiring passengers at some overseas airports that offer US-bound flights to power on their electronic devices, the agency said Sunday, July 6, 2014. It says devices that won’t power up won’t be allowed on planes, and those travelers may have to undergo additional screening.  AP PHOTO/EUGENE HOSHIKO

The “underwear bomber” is now in jail. Then airport security people began fretting about passengers’ shoes. What’s next? Now, they are worrying about smartphones.

Posted: July 8th, 2014 in Gadgets,Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

Review: Colors come to life in new Samsung tablet

People gather at the Samsung booth at the Mobile World Congress, the world's largest mobile phone trade show in Barcelona, Spain, Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014. Tablet computer sales soared last year with Android-powered devices dethroning iPads atop a booming global market, according to figures released Monday by Gartner.  AP

Samsung’s new Galaxy Tab S tablet looks different.

Posted: June 24th, 2014 in Gadgets,Headlines,Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

BlackBerry reverses earnings plunge

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Canadian smartphone maker BlackBerry, under new leadership, announced a small profit in a surprising turnaround on Thursday, despite a huge drop in revenues.

Posted: June 20th, 2014 in Gadgets,Headlines,Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

Nintendo jumps on toy figure trend to boost Wii U

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Nintendo on Tuesday said it was adding real-world game figures to Wii U play to boost the popularity of its console, which has lagged rivals in the market.

Posted: June 11th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Gaming,Latest Technology Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

5 video game trends expected at LA expo

In this June 14, 2010, file photo, Microsoft presents an upcoming LucasArts' "Star Wars" video game for its new Xbox 360 with Kinect technology, during the 2010 Xbox 360 media briefing at the Wiltern Theater, in Los Angeles. With the launch of the Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and Wii U in the video game industry's rearview mirror, the spotlight at the Electronic Entertainment Expo, held June 10-12, 2014, is expected to shift back to games. AP PHOTO/DAMIAN DOVARGANES

With the launch of the Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and Wii U in the video game industry’s rearview mirror, the spotlight at this week’s Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles is expected to shift back to games. From online-only titles to virtual reality experiences, about 200 exhibitors will hype their latest software in hopes of becoming The Next Big Thing. A sampling:

Posted: June 9th, 2014 in Gaming,Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

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