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The Best Bluetooth Headset You Can Buy (And 4 Alternatives)

Gone are the days when Bluetooth headsets were only for the business elite (or maybe business dorks). They aren’t just there for taking calls — they can also be used as a portal to your digital assistant and provide you with vital information when you need it, without the need …

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Zynga's New iMessage Game Takes GIF Sharing to a New Level

Why it matters to you Zynga’s newest app is a neat, quick game you can enjoy with friends, centered on the time-honored internet tradition of GIF sharing. If modern messaging services and social media have taught us one thing, it’s that there is a GIF for every occasion. Zynga seems …

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Google Home Can Now Distinguish Voices, Support Multiple Users

Why it matters to you Thanks to artificial intelligence, Google Home can now tell the difference between you, your family members, and anyone else linked to the speaker. Google Home, Google’s voice-imbued home speaker, is pretty darn good at deciphering mumbled commands and garbled words. But what it hasn’t been able to do …

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Sound Devices Goes After YouTubers with MixPre Series

Why it matters to you The MixPre Series could make recording podcasts, music videos, an interviews easier than ever. When you’re a videographer on a budget, capturing high-quality sound is a tough proposition. Generally, camera and smartphone mics don’t cut it — ensuring your sound shines through usually means forking over …

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MasterCard Swaps PINs for Prints On High-Tech New Payment Card

Why it matters to you Companies are taking security very seriously these days, and biometric authentication is rapidly becoming the standard way to protect our identity. Most of us are used to using a fingerprint for an assortment of verification processes, from unlocking our smartphones, to authenticating entry into buildings, …

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Heavy Smartphone Use Leads to Text Neck and Back Injuries

Why it matters to you Keep your head up. If you don’t already have text neck, awareness of the problem may help prevent it. Smartphone user complaints about neck and back pain from Forward Head Posture (FHP), also known as text neck, are on the upswing, Reuters reports. Thankfully, there are ways …

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