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Ian is an independent writer based in Tel Aviv, Israel. His current focus is on all things tech including mobile devices, desktop and laptop computers, software, social networks, Web apps, tech-related legislation and corporate tech news.

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Google's Works with Cardboard program makes VR headset setup dead simple

And you thought it was a joke. Google shows just how serious it is about Cardboard by creating a hardware certification program.

Todoed makes creating task lists as easy as a right-click

Can't be bothered to write down a to-do list? Todoed lets you create tasks by highlighting text followed by a right-click.

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Google extends Chrome for Windows XP support until the end of 2015

Google isn't giving up on XP yet, but it hopes you will once Windows 10 rolls around.

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Netflix plans better security and a new TV interface in 2015

Netflix has a new user interface coming for its television apps and is adding HTTPS across its site.

Google search now helps you find your lost Android phone

A stripped down version of android device manager now shows up in Google search when you type in "find my phone."

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Apple's new 12-inch MacBook closely guards its secrets with screws, solder, and glue

iFixit took apart Apple's latest Retina MacBook to see what makes it tick, and it wasn't easy.

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Netflix makes its shows more accessible for the blind, starting with Marvel's Daredevil

Netflix is making it's hit show Marvel's Daredevil more accessible to the blind by adding audio description with more shows to follow.

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Meet Project Fi: Google's mobile carrier plans revealed in leaked Android app

What to expect from Google's new MVNO service: flat rate pricing, roll over data usage, Google Voice number porting, and an app that does it all.

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Use Gmail's hidden colored stars to better organize important emails

Gmail's famous yellow star isn't the only color out there. If you use the Starred section of your Gmail inbox to keep tabs on important email, did you know you can color code them too?

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Google Store slashes Moto 360 price to $165, an $85 drop

If you want a smart looking Android Wear device at a good price, the Moto 360 is now available for $165.

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Sprint will now hand-deliver and set up your new phone

It's not nationwide yet, but before 2015 is out Sprint customers in major metropolitan areas can have the Sprint retail experience come to them.

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LinkedIn Elevate aims to turn employees into content sharing machines

LinkedIn says sharing more content online can help improve your bottom line and now it has a paid app to increase your sharing.

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BitTorrent's audacious P2P-powered Project Maelstrom browser enters public beta

BitTorrent's Project Maelstrom browser is ready for its public debut. The torrent-retrieving browser enters public beta on Friday.

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How to use your favorite mobile messaging service on your PC

Need to send WhatsApp or Line message from your desktop? There's an app for that. BBM? Not so much.

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Windows 10's Windows Store will be a one-stop shop for apps, games, music, and video

Microsoft is centralizing all its digital content into one store instead of spreading them across various apps, as it does in Windows 8.