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Computing

Acer reveals new $300 C720P-2600 Chromebook, ‘early January’ release date

Acer, which is typically known for putting out Windows-based laptops and notebooks, has just made another addition to its line of Chromebooks, the notebooks powered by Google's Chrome OS. Read on to learn more.
Mobile

Pebble smartwatch event set for January 6 at CES, team promises something special

The Pebble team has announced a press event for January 6 at CES 2014, where we're expecting to hear more about version 2.0 of the smartwatch's software, plus the new dedicated application store.
Mobile

Verizon Moto G to cost $100 from January 9, making it even more of a bargain

Verizon has announced it'll be stocking the Motorola Moto G from January 9, when it'll cost just $100 on a $60 per month prepaid plan. Boost Mobile will also sell the phone from January 14.
Mobile

Death to the disc! 5 ways for streaming music to reign supreme this year

Music streaming services like Spotify are growing quickly and displacing CDs and MP3s as the default way we engage with music, but they aren't without defects. Here are 5 ways all of these services could greatly improve.
Mobile

BlackBerry to end partnership with ‘creative director’ Alicia Keys

What do you mean, you didn't even know she was BlackBerry's 'global creative director'? Appointed a year ago, Alicia Keys was brought in to promote the new BB10 platform and Z10 handset. At the end of January, however, the partnership will…
DT Daily

DT Daily: Sharks on Twitter, iPad Pro rumors, Ford unveils solar car 2:28

Sharks in Australia are now on Twitter, The Apple iPad Pro rumor mill gets cranked up, and Ford is set to debut a solar powered car next week in Las Vegas.
Mobile

Ice cream truck to replace loud music with mobile text messages

Definitely an interesting way to notify residents of a truck's arrival, an ice cream company is choosing silent text messages over loud music after the local community filed a noise complaint.
Home Theater

NYNE unveils four new ‘lifestyle-inspired’ speakers for CES 2014

NYNE has just unveiled a sneak peak at four new speakers for its “lifestyle inspired” product lineup for CES, including a host of new styles designed to bring the music with you. The new speakers boast some respectable features, and all…
Mobile

Archos to show off two unlocked Android phones for under $250 at CES

French electronics manufacturer Archos is bringing two budget-friendly smartphones to CES 2014. The Archos Helium 45 and 50 are unlocked, 4G LTE connected, and priced at under $250.
Home

These glowing indoor garden boxes are the future of urban agriculture

Potted plants are so 20th century. In the future, you'll be able to cultivate edible veggies right inside your home with the help of high-efficiency, self-contained and software-controlled aeroponics systems like GrowCube.
Social Media

See how Twitter said ‘Happy New Year’ around the world with interactive map

An interactive map from Twitter's data team plots how New Year wishes were tweeted around the world. Twitter users from China to Chino spread good cheer for 2014, and a time zone map shows when each country experienced peak New Years.
Cars

Infiniti gives first glimpse at the Q50 Eau Rouge concept performance sedan. Surprise, it’s red

Infiniti is ramping up the coverage of its latest performance sedan concept, the Q50 Eau Rouge. Inspired by the RB9 Red Bull Racing Formula 1 car, the Eau Rouge – if produced – could compete with the BMW M3.