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Batman: LIFE Photos Made Behind the Scenes on the Classic TV Show | LIFE | TIME.com

Batman: LIFE Photos Made Behind the Scenes on the Classic TV Show | LIFE | TIME.com | Technology | Scoop.it
Photos of Adam West and Burt Ward on the set of the old 'Batman' TV show, in fond celebration of a lighter side of Gotham's masked avenger.
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The PC monitor is dead. Meet the new smart monitor - PCWorld

The PC monitor is dead. Meet the new smart monitor - PCWorld | Technology | Scoop.it
The PC monitor is dead. Meet the new smart monitor
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Indeed, as we use more and more mobile devices with integrated screens—notebooks, tablets, and smartphones—we pay much less attention to the aging, dumb monitors sitting on our desks.
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How touch screen phones work › Bernie's Basics (ABC Science)

How touch screen phones work › Bernie's Basics (ABC Science) | Technology | Scoop.it

"Touch screens have totally changed the way we use mobile phones. But how does wiping your finger on a glass screen make things happen inside your phone?"


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Now most of might give some sort of passing thought to how things in our everyday life work but rarely do we investigate so it's great that Bernie Hobbs from the ABC has done the hard work of finding out for us. Quite interesting really.

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New York's New Phone-Charging Taxi Cabs Are Almost Here

New York's New Phone-Charging Taxi Cabs Are Almost Here | Technology | Scoop.it
While New Yorkers enjoy the last few rides in the city's fleet of trusty Ford Crown Victoria taxis, the production lines are running for 23 hours six days a week in Mexico making "the Taxi of Tomorrow." Don't worry, it comes with ...
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Ding dong ditch is dead. Greet 2 connected doorbells

Ding dong ditch is dead. Greet 2 connected doorbells | Technology | Scoop.it
Ding dong ditch is dead. Greet 2 connected doorbells The standard doorbell is placed for any connected upgrade because of two projects, one which released today on Indiegogo and also the other that...
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Google Play Store: New Nexus 7 16GB/32GB on Sale for $229/$269 with Free Shipping!

Google Play Store: New Nexus 7 16GB/32GB on Sale for $229/$269 with Free Shipping! | Technology | Scoop.it
Computers & Tablets/eReaders : Google Play Store: New Nexus 7 16GB/32GB on Sale - Find Computers & Tablets/eReaders deals, coupons and sales in Toronto at RedFlagDeals.com (RT @RedFlagDeals: Google Play Store: New Nexus 7 16GB/32GB on Sale for...
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Report: Connected TV Owners Cutting the Cord on Cable TV

Report: Connected TV Owners Cutting the Cord on Cable TV | Technology | Scoop.it
According to a new report from The Diffusion Group (TDG Research), Net-Connected TV User Dimensions, adult broadband users with an Internet-connected TV are twice as likely as those with non-net-connected TVs to be “highly inclined” to cancel their...

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What people think about tablets [infographic]

What people think about tablets [infographic] | Technology | Scoop.it
When it comes to tablets, most infographics compare tech specifications, buying decisions at most. That's why the chart from eBay Deals is extremely intere

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Oprah Winfrey 'victim of racism' in Switzerland: Billionaire told she can't afford expensive handbag

Oprah Winfrey 'victim of racism' in Switzerland: Billionaire told she can't afford expensive handbag | Technology | Scoop.it
She is one of America’s best-loved television personalities, is one of the world’s richest women and last month topped Forbes’ list of 100 most powerful celebrities, but Oprah Winfrey is, it seems, sadly not immune from racially motivated prejudice.
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Robbers target buses with Internet access, expecting tablets, mobile phones

Robbers target buses with Internet access, expecting tablets, mobile phones | Technology | Scoop.it
This gang of robbers preys on buses with Wifi Internet access, knowing that the passengers are likely to have many mobile phone and Internet-related gadgets.
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Using mobile phones and tablets before bed could be affecting your sleep, warn scientists - and they say teens are most at risk

Using mobile phones and tablets before bed could be affecting your sleep, warn scientists - and they say teens are most at risk | Technology | Scoop.it
Using an electronic gadget for just two hours can cause sleep problems, researchers have discovered. They found displays can suppress melatonin, the chemical that controls our body clock.

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iPad Mini With Retina Display Coming This Year? 8-Megapixel Camera On ... - Huffington Post

iPad Mini With Retina Display Coming This Year? 8-Megapixel Camera On ... - Huffington Post | Technology | Scoop.it
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15 Apps to Help Students with Dyslexia & Reading Difficulties - NCLD

15 Apps to Help Students with Dyslexia & Reading Difficulties - NCLD | Technology | Scoop.it

Reading is the area in which students with dyslexia struggle the most. Luckily, there are mobile apps that can help with functions like text-to-speech and translation.


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Luix Vargas's curator insight, August 6, 2013 4:28 PM

Lo que hubiera dado yo por una de estas apps cuando era niño; lástima que en ese entonces sólo daban coscorrones en estos casos

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An easy-to-read table of apps. Includes links and descriptions.

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Great appps to help!

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New Nexus 7 Makes Android Tablets Look Sharper : DNews

New Nexus 7 Makes Android Tablets Look Sharper : DNews | Technology | Scoop.it
Next to Google's new Nexus 7, last year's model -- and the iPad mini -- look low-res.
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Hangouts app gets updated in Google Play

Hangouts app gets updated in Google Play | Technology | Scoop.it
The Hangouts app get a speed boost on some phones
The Hangouts app has been updated, and though we don't have a change log as of yet, long-time reader Ben has the update and can tell us a little about what to expect.
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Former Disney Channel Star Lee Thompson Young Found Dead - Yahoo! Movies (blog)

Former Disney Channel Star Lee Thompson Young Found Dead - Yahoo! Movies (blog) | Technology | Scoop.it
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World's largest PC vendor sells more phones, tablets than PCs ...

World's largest PC vendor sells more phones, tablets than PCs ... | Technology | Scoop.it
Lenovo clearly isn't putting all its eggs into the mobile basket. The company continues to crank out Windows computers including desktops, laptops, ultrabooks, tablets, and hybrids. But at a time when PC sales in general are ...
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A Couple Theories About Why Apple Bought Matcha.tv - TIME

A Couple Theories About Why Apple Bought Matcha.tv - TIME | Technology | Scoop.it
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The motivations for Apple's recent purchase of Matcha.tv aren't so obvious.
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Facebook Makes Mobile Pages More Functional With OpenTable Reservations ... - TechCrunch

Facebook Makes Mobile Pages More Functional With OpenTable Reservations ... - TechCrunch | Technology | Scoop.it
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SoundCloud - Hear the world’s sounds

Explore the largest community of artists, bands, podcasters and creators of music & audio (Digital Artillery- Computers Stimulate Electro Minds http://t.co/2B3lOFw4tL)...
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It takes you back to the 80's.
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Family films as lightning strikes car, recharges phones - CNET (blog)

Family films as lightning strikes car, recharges phones - CNET (blog) | Technology | Scoop.it
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Family films as lightning strikes car, recharges phones
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Family films as lightning strikes car, recharges phones. When one of your kids says, "I hope we get struck by lightning" and then you are, you'd better be filming.
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Using Smartphones to Cure Diseases While You Sleep

Using Smartphones to Cure Diseases While You Sleep | Technology | Scoop.it
For more than a decade, millions of people have aided in the search for extraterrestrial life simply by running an application on their computers.
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This computer took 40 minutes to simulate one second of brain activity - io9

This computer took 40 minutes to simulate one second of brain activity - io9 | Technology | Scoop.it
This computer took 40 minutes to simulate one second of brain activity
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And it required 82,944 processors, to do it — showing that we're still quite a ways off from being able to match the computational power of the human brain.
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PDF Convertor with Acrobat Reader 9 10X for Windows XP VISTA and Windows 7

PDF Convertor with Acrobat Reader 9 10X for Windows XP VISTA and Windows 7 | Technology | Scoop.it
PDF Convertor with Acrobat Reader 9 10X for Windows XP VISTA and Windows 7 in Computers/Tablets & Networking, Software, Office & Business | eBay (PDF Convertor with Acrobat Reader 9 10X for Windows XP VISTA and Windows 7 $9.99
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Nexus 7 Is Still the Best Damn Android Tablet, Period [REVIEW]

Nexus 7 Is Still the Best Damn Android Tablet, Period [REVIEW] | Technology | Scoop.it
Once again Google has set the bar for all other Android tablets with the new Nexus 7, an excellent overall device with a gorgeous full HD screen. (I'm not a fan of 7" tablets, but this review of the 2nd-gen Nexus 7 is tempting!
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