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11.23.15
Square's new reader arrives to accept mobile payments and chip cards
11.23.15

Square's new reader arrives to accept mobile payments and chip cards

Remember that NFC-friendly reader Square announced back in June? Starting today, 100 merchants are using it to accept Apple Play, Android Pay, chip cards and more.

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11.18.15
Instagram won't let feed-reading apps browse your pics anymore
11.18.15

Instagram won't let feed-reading apps browse your pics anymore

Instagram is cleaning up its platform policies, starting with killing support for third-party feed-reading apps.

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08.03.15
Hacks turn Square's reader into a card-stealing machine (updated)
08.03.15

Hacks turn Square's reader into a card-stealing machine (updated)

A little bit of tinkering can turn Square's helpful payment reader into a sinister card skimmer.

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07.30.15
Pocket invites you to try beta features, starting with recommendations
07.30.15

Pocket invites you to try beta features, starting with recommendations

Pocket wants you to test drive and offer feedback on new features for its read-it-later app before they officially arrive.

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07.03.15
Kindle Paperwhite review (2015): our favorite e-reader gets even better
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07.03.15

Kindle Paperwhite review (2015): our favorite e-reader gets even better

When Amazon's Kindle Voyage launched last year, I more or less fell in love with it right out of t...

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02.25.15
Google is working on a Chrome reading mode, try it out
02.25.15

Google is working on a Chrome reading mode, try it out

Google wants to give your peepers a break. Google Chromium Evangelist Francois Beaufort laid out e...

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11.18.14
The Daily Grind: Do you read gaming-related novels?
11.18.14

The Daily Grind: Do you read gaming-related novels?

No, not the novels posted in our comments. Actual novels. Literary and pulp fiction! Gamasutra rec...

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10.02.14
Flipboard finally arrives for Windows Phone
10.02.14

Flipboard finally arrives for Windows Phone

Have you been frustrated that your Nokia handset hasn't had the same Flipboard access as your Wind...

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07.30.14
Square's new chip card reader will make your payments more secure
07.30.14

Square's new chip card reader will make your payments more secure

There's a good reason you don't usually see Square readers outside of the US: they're built to rea...

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