Oppo’s First Cyanogen-Modded Smartphone Will Launch In December

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As much as I love stock Android sometimes you just need something different, and that’s essentially been the guiding mission of the folks over at Cyanogen Inc. They’ve made plenty of strides with their customized version of Android over the past few months, but now they’re on the verge of a big milestone – after… Read more »

Worried About Acne? mySkin Launches ScanZ Device And App To Monitor The Health Of Your Skin

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ScanZ, a product unveiled today at Disrupt Europe, combines a new, smartphone-connected device with a quantified self-style app to help teens battle acne. The product comes from a company called mySkin, which plans to launch a $150,000 Indiegogo campaign this week to fund the launch (I will update this post once the campaign is live)…. Read more »

Switched On: The why of the ‘i’ buy

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Each week Ross Rubin contributes Switched On, a column about consumer technology. For the past few years, the media has met iPhone introductions with skepticism that precedes great sales success. This has become such a cliché that the superstitious might worry what would happen should new iPhones be introduced to universal praise. But there was… Read more »

Surface and Surface Pro 2 buyers get 200GB SkyDrive storage for two years, free international Skype calls for one year

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Need another reason to pick up Microsoft’s latest iteration of the Surface tablet, the Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2? How’s 200GB of free SkyDrive storage for the first two years, plus what Microsoft’s calling “the best of Skype” (free international calling and WiFi hotspot access) for the first year? Because that’s exactly what you’ll… Read more »