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Hands-on: Quip, the so-called "modern word processor," is cool, but doesn't feel done

The new mobile-first collaborative productivity app has landed with a splash (and a lot of buzzwords), but Quip promises exceed the initial reality.

Say hello to Hi, a more thoughtful social network

A new invite-only site captures stories and photos from around the world.

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Lenovo to open up consumer cloud service this quarter

Lenovo will open its Reach consumer cloud service beta to anyone who wants to sign up later this quarter in North America, which could boost the Chinese company's hardware sales by tying that portfolio to the cloud service.

QR codes are still a thing, even if no one uses them

Quick-response codes could be really cool, if companies would just use them more creatively.

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App vulnerabilities under scrutiny at upcoming security conference

With the Blackhat conference kicking off this coming Saturday, application safety figures to be a major focus. In this video report, we look at a recently announced Android vulnerability.

In the run-up to Black Hat conference, all apps are suspicious

A lot of security companies are focusing on app safety in the build-up to Blackhat, the major security conference held in Las Vegas each summer. Here's a look at one company the discovered a significant Android vulnerability.

Review: Beauty and brains are the hallmarks of Ravenmark: Mercenaries

Ravenmark: Mercenaries couples gorgeous artwork with complex strategy into a package that’s just right for competitive multiplayer.

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Tech For Life: Apps and gear for enjoying the great outdoors

Just because you're unplugging for a little bit doesn't mean you want to leave all your technology behind. We've got gadgets and apps that can make the great outdoors even better.

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Why does a Russian CEO need a $3.69 million tablet?

Company car? Cell phone? Stock options? Nah. How about a $3.69 million Apple iOS-based tablet? That's the perk a Russian oil conglomerate has ordered up for its CEO.

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Clockwise 2: Drink my Ovaltine

Jason Snell, Dan Moren, Melissa Riofrio, and Susie Ochs discuss secret betas that aren't secret, QR codes, terrible in-car entertainment systems, and Microsoft's big re-org.

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Tech Tip: Share real-time location with Glympse

Available for all mobile platforms, Glympse lets users share their location via email or text.

What I’m Playing: Crime and punishment

Doling out justice from the skies and the shadows.

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