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Overscan: You're not seeing the whole picture on your TV

yahoo.com — This article, Overscan: You're not seeing the whole picture on your TV, originally appeared on CNET.com. Geoffrey Morrison/CNET Your TV is probably trimming the edges of your TV shows and movies. Worse, this trimming means it has to zoom in on the image, potentially decreasing picture quality.

Apple Watch to be sold at Best Buy stores from August

yahoo.com — (Reuters) - The Apple Watch will be available at stores of Best Buy Co Inc, the largest U.S. consumer electronics chain, starting Aug. 7. The Apple Watch and Apple Watch Sport models will be sold at more than 300 Best Buy stores in time for the holiday shopping season, a spokeswoman for Apple Inc said.

He Hated Clickbait Headlines so Much, You’ll Never Believe What He Did to Spoil Them

yahoo.com — I'm happy to report that the tidal wave of clickbait headlines- infuriating, manipulative teaser headlines whose writers will do anything to make you click-seems to have peaked. For one thing, Facebook has been trying to block clickbait headlines in its news feed, and has had some success.
Jul 26, 2015

He Hated Clickbait Headlines so Much, You’ll Never Believe What He Did to Spoil Them yahoo.com/tech/he-hated-… via @YahooTech

Jul 27, 2015

Yes, kids, it’s the 7th installment of my clickbait spoilers. I click through, so you don’t have to! yahoo.com/tech/he-hated-…

Every app included in Google’s huge summer Android app sale

yahoo.com — We cover iPhone and iPad app sales every single day, but Android app sales aren't quite as easy to come by. The reasoning is simple: Android apps don't go on sale for free very often.

'Pixels' is a lousy movie that sets gamers back 20 years

yahoo.com — (Photo: Sony Pictures) I wanted to like Pixels. Or, at the very least, I wanted to not be embarrassed by it. Even though gaming has been part of my career for 15 years now, it's still occasionally tough for me to admit I'm a gamer.

Eight Reasons Not to Upgrade to Windows 10

yahoo.com — (Image: Microsoft) After months of hype and media attention, Windows 10 is almost here. That means it's decision time: Do you upgrade as soon as you can? Or do you wait? Hard as it may be to resist the immediate promise of a better computing experience, upgrading to a new operating system as soon as it's available isn't always the best idea.

Fiat Chrysler recalls 1.4M vehicles to prevent hacking

yahoo.com — DETROIT (AP) - Fiat Chrysler has decided to recall about 1.4 million cars and trucks in the U.S. just days after two hackers detailed how they were able to take control of a Jeep Cherokee SUV over the Internet.

Apple eyes remote control personalized via fingerprint, retinal scan

yahoo.com — This article, Apple eyes remote control personalized via fingerprint, retinal scan, originally appeared on CNET.com. Apple/USPTO Apple has envisioned a TV remote that can access your personal profile and settings based on your fingerprint or retina.

Deal Seeker: Back-to-School Backpacks (and Tech Stuff to Put in Them)

yahoo.com — As a parent, I've never had a problem with back-to-school shopping-because I'm counting the days until the kids go back, and I need to do something to make those days go by a little quicker. Sure, school means I'll have to get up early, make lunches, and drop some serious coin on clothes, backpacks, and supplies.
Jul 26, 2015

Deal Seeker: Back-to-School Backpacks (and Tech Stuff to Put in Them) yahoo.com/tech/deal-seek… via @YahooTech

Intel Compute Stick: The Windows PC That's Smaller Than a Snickers Bar

yahoo.com — It doesn't take a genius to notice that computers keep getting smaller over time. I mean: There's no telling where the shrinking will end. But I will tell you this: We've reached a new milestone.
Jul 24, 2015

My new column: The surprising Compute Stick. A full Windows PC you can stick behind your ear. yahoo.com/tech/intel-com… pic.twitter.com/Pv95JJRU8x

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Jul 27, 2015

@rolfje @SavedYouAClick Yes, I found out about @SavedYouaClick after I started doing my spoilers. Love them! I’ll add a link in my story!

Jul 27, 2015

Yes, kids, it’s the 7th installment of my clickbait spoilers. I click through, so you don’t have to! yahoo.com/tech/he-hated-…

Jul 24, 2015

USDA and Microsoft (!) are offering $63K in prizes for an app to help farmers. USDA offering 100 years of data. usdaapps.challengepost.com

Jul 24, 2015

My new column: The surprising Compute Stick. A full Windows PC you can stick behind your ear. yahoo.com/tech/intel-com… pic.twitter.com/Pv95JJRU8x

Jul 23, 2015

Today’s 30-sec "Pogue's Basics" video: How to get rid of the “soap opera effect” on your TV! yahoo.com/tech/turn-off-… pic.twitter.com/2xuPHUHup0

Jul 23, 2015

RT @1DalM: @Pogue Why in 2015 do messenger apps have the same fatal flaw they all had in'98: Why can't they just talk to each other?

Jul 22, 2015

It was bad enough when techies started saying “performance” when they meant “speed.” Now, when they mean fast, they say “performant.” GAHH!

Jul 21, 2015

“Decades of upgrades to the Internet have yet to fix one nagging problem: the people on it.” @RobPegoraro’s latest. yahoo.com/tech/why-onlin…

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