Opinion
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Opinion: Don’t hate patent players, hate the patent game

Apple’s latest patent fiasco with Samsung highlights glaring problems with the patent system that are stifling innovation and holding technology back.
Opinion

Dear cars: Wake me up when you drive yourselves

In-car technology needs to go a lot further than Bluetooth and backup cameras to appeal to the average driver.
Opinion

Option overload: How filters can help you focus

Technology presents us with more choices to make than ever before, but no extra time to make them. Here’s how filters and limiting choices can save time and keep you sane in a digital age.
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Opinion: YouTube is now a TV platform, but when will it start acting like one?

By dumping millions of dollars in funding into shows that might otherwise find a home on cable TV, YouTube has squarely positioned itself as a competitor to the broadcast giants of the world. But money may not be enough. Without an effort…
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Opinion: Google, Microsoft, Apple suit up for tablet World War III

The 2012 holiday season will see tech’s superpowers wheel out the big guns for a battle that could decide the fate of the tablet market for years to come.
Gaming

DT Debates: Is cloud gaming ready for the big time?

Writers Ryan Fleming and Caleb Denison debate the merits of cloud gaming and whether it's ready to steal the console's spotlight.
Opinion

Opinion: The Nexus Q and Google TV have already lost the war for the living room

Clunky software and an army of fortified challengers will prevent the overpriced Nexus Q from even making a stand in the battle for living rooms.
Opinion

Seriously?! CNN and Fox News screw up Supreme Court ruling

CNN and Fox News both reported entirely false stories about the Supreme Court's Affordable Care Act law ruling. The law was upheld, but you may not have known it from their reporting. Our thoughts.
Opinion

Is taking tech on vacation an intrusion or improvement?

From poolside smartphones to on-demand movies anywhere, technology has changed what it means to “get away from it all,” for better and worse.
Opinion

The real losers in the PadMapper, Craigslist debacle? You and me

Home and apartment hunters round the Worldwide Web cry foul as Craigslist pull listings from PadMapper. We argue that Craigslist needs to modernize or start handing out keys to its platform.
Opinion

Scratching the Surface: The uncertain future of Microsoft’s tablet

The fate of Microsoft’s Surface tablet lies in a number of unknowns, including how well the company can deliver on what it has promised so far.
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PixelSense: The not-so-secret advantage of the Microsoft Surface tablet

Microsoft’s new Surface tablet has one hardware secret the company has been playing close to the vest: a unique optical glass screen that can actually “see” what you put on it.