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Siri in your dash: Apple CarPlay now available for Pioneer NEX-series receivers

Apple's CarPlay makes its debut in after-market car entertainment systems today. Via Firmware update, existing Pioneer NEX-series in-dash receiver owners can take advantage of all the new hands-free technology that has been developed to…
Wearables

Garmin’s new smart sports watch keeps track of your texts and oxygen levels

Garmin's newest multisport GPS watch, the Forerunner 920XT, combines a smartwatch that checks your emails, calls, texts, and calendar, with the ultimate fitness tracker that monitors your endurance swimming, biking, and running.
Home Theater

San Francisco and Houston get on-the-go mobile streaming for Comcast’s X1 cloud DVRs

Comcast announced today that it extended cloud-based streaming capabilities to its X1 DVR customers in the San Francisco Bay Area and Houston markets, as well as premiering out-of-home streaming from the X1 in its new markets.
Computing

Reader poll: Will you upgrade to Windows 10?

Now that Microsoft has lifted the veil on Windows 10, do you think you'll be making the move once it's released? Learn more here.
Mobile

BlackBerry plans to launch a weird smartphone design at least once every year

If you found the BlackBerry Passport's design to be unorthodox, then expect similarly weird design at least once a year. BlackBerry also confirmed that there will be a Passport sequel.
Mobile

PayPal was going to partner with Apple Pay, but then it cozied up to Samsung

When Apple pay announced its list of partners, mobile payments giant PayPal was notably absent. New reports say the company's deal with Samsung may be to blame.
Mobile

Thanks to Bendgate, jean companies consider bigger pockets

According to several reports, many clothing lines are considering redesigning jeans with deeper pockets. Companies include Uniqlo, J. Crew, American Eagle, and several others.
Wearables

Jony Ive focuses on the small things in Vogue interview on the Apple Watch

Apple designer Jony Ive showed the Apple Watch to Vogue and explained the design process in an interview. The Vogue interview is further evidence of Apple's efforts to promote the Watch to fashion writers.
Mobile

Netflix looking for ‘official Instagrammers’ for paid travel gig

Netflix is offering Instagram users paid-for travel and $4,000 in exchange for some awesome photo content. The company is looking for three so-called 'Grammasters' for the two-week gig, and interested folk have until October 7 to put their…
Wearables

These sensor-studded socks will teach you the perfect stride

Sensoria wants to bring high-tech sensors to fitness gear. Now, the company has added a pair of smart socks to its line up of fitness apparel, which already includes a shirt and sports bra.
Mobile

Galaxy Note 4’s #GapGate problem is a ‘manufacturing feature’ (Updated)

Reports from Korea, where the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 recently went on sale, are highlighting a possible build quality issue with the large device, where the screen does not meet the edge of the casing.
Computing

5 features that we hope Microsoft adds to Windows 10

Microsoft just showed off Windows 10 to the world. While new features that were demoed will likely win with consumers, it needs more to spark a mass exodus.