Toshiba’s Satellite Click detachable PC promises better graphics than your typical budget system

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We get it: speeds and feeds aren’t everything. But this might be a rare case where a chip could actually make the whole story. Toshiba announced the Satellite Click today, and until you get to the spec sheet, it reads like a totally forgettable product. What we have here is a 13-inch detachable tablet with… Read more »

Switched On: Sell the hardware, attract the apps

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Each week Ross Rubin contributes Switched On, a column about consumer technology. Microsoft has finally revealed details on the pricing for the all-singing, all-dancing Surface RT. True to Steve Ballmer’s word, the Windows RT device is priced competitively with the iPad. It is, in fact, the same price as the entry-level, now not-so “new iPad”… Read more »

New Google+ iPhone App Looks So Good, You’ll Wish You Actually Used Google+

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The Google+ iPhone app received a major facelift on Wednesday. Image: Christina Bonnington/Wired Google rolled out an update to its Google+ iPhone app Wednesday — and the revamped, redesigned app looks so stunning, you may begin wishing the social network itself wasn’t such a ghost town. Instead of a shrunken-down version of the Google+ website,… Read more »

Android 0-click NFC sharing demonstrated in Ice Cream Sandwich (video)

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Ready to get your bump on? You’d better be because Google’s planning to bring peer-to-peer NFC sharing to the Ice Cream Sandwich release of Android. Imagine it: 0-click contact, web page, and YouTube video sharing between your NFC-equipped Android smartphones and tablets. Just bring the devices together and voila, data shared without launching an application… Read more »