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Apple’s ConnectED Program Participation Brings Macs, iPads And More To Underserved Schools

Source: Policy Forums  Apple’s $100 million commitment to President Obama’s ConnectED program has resulted in Macs, Apple TV, and iPads being introduced to 114 schools,

October 27, 2014 Policy forums

Bose QuietComfort 25 Review: Bose Pads Its Lead In Noise-Cancelling Headphones

Source: Policy Forums  Bose has long-held the title of the maker of the best active noise-cancelling headphones available, per reviewers of a wide variety of

October 27, 2014 Policy forums

Fitbit’s Latest Activity Trackers Feature Heart Monitoring, Smartwatch Functions

Source: Policy Forums  Meet Fitbit’s latest: The Charge, Charge HR, and the Surge. These activity trackers will sit atop the brand’s masthead going into 2015

October 27, 2014 Policy forums

Amazon’s New Fire TV Stick Is A $39 Chromecast Competitor With A Hardware Remote

Source: Policy Forums  Amazon’s connected TV plans don’t end with the Fire TV, an Apple TV-like device it launched last year – the company announced

October 27, 2014 Policy forums

Microsoft Prices Xbox One Below PS4 For The First Time

Source: Policy Forums  Starting November 2nd, the Xbox One’s starting price will be $350. That’s $50 off the current level. Thanks, PlayStation! The $50 discount

October 27, 2014 Policy forums

Solid Concepts Announces Another 3D-Printed Metal Gun

Source: Policy Forums  Solid Concepts, a company that specializes in 3D printing in metal and now owned by Stratasys, as announced their second 3D-printed metal

October 27, 2014 Policy forums

New iPhones Selling Faster Than Galaxy Note 4 In Korea

Source: Policy Forums  In an interesting turn of events, the WSJ is reporting that the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus are outselling the Galaxy Note

October 27, 2014 Policy forums

About That Microsoft Quarterly Report

Source: Policy Forums Microsoft’s first quarter of its fiscal 2015 was big. The fiscal quarter, corresponding to the calendar third of 2014, brought stronger than

October 27, 2014 Policy forums

The ChronodeVFD Resurrects Old Displays For A Cool New Watch

Source: Policy Forums  I am, as you may know, a sucker for watches that use older display technologies (see also Nixie tubes). For example, this

October 26, 2014 Policy forums

Myriam Joire AKA Tnkgrl Is Out At Pebble

Source: Policy Forums  Myriam Joire, evangelist for the wearables company Pebble, has been fired from her position. She was Tech Evangelist at the company and

October 26, 2014 Policy forums