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Need a Room Painted? This New Startup Wants to Streamline the Whole Process.
Home Improvement

Need a Room Painted? This New Startup Wants to Streamline the Whole Process.

PaintZen, backed by real-estate mogul Barbara Corcoran, launches in New York and San Francisco today.
Catherine Clifford
Apple Pay Officially Arrives Monday, Oct. 20
Apple

Apple Pay Officially Arrives Monday, Oct. 20

The new payments paradigm has been billed as a potential credit-card killer.
Geoff Weiss
Here Comes the Newest Version of Android: Lollipop
Android

Here Comes the Newest Version of Android: Lollipop

Google is calling Lollipop its 'largest, most ambitious' Android release yet.
Jillian D'Onfro
Google Tests Waters for Potential Ultra-Fast Wireless Service
Wireless

Google Tests Waters for Potential Ultra-Fast Wireless Service

Wireless experts note that the tests could simply be basic research that does not ultimately lead to new products or services.
How You Can Watch Apple's iPad Event Today
Apple

How You Can Watch Apple's iPad Event Today

Apple fanboys and anyone else who's curious will want to tune it and find out what the tech giant is cooking up next.
Jason Fell
New Apps for Renters May Keep Lax Landlords in Line
Apps

New Apps for Renters May Keep Lax Landlords in Line

These new apps are part of a trend toward making new technologies available to U.S. renters.
Oops! Apple Just Unveiled Its New iPads a Day Early.
iPad

Oops! Apple Just Unveiled Its New iPads a Day Early.

Screenshots of the new tablets appeared in Apple's iOS 8.1 iPad user guide. D'oh.
Cadie Thompson
Cutting the Cord: HBO to Offer Standalone Streaming Service Next Year
Online Video

Cutting the Cord: HBO to Offer Standalone Streaming Service Next Year

The move would mark a vast step beyond current streaming option HBO Go, which launched in 2010 and is only available to viewers with a cable subscription.
Geoff Weiss
Advanced Tech Firm Lockheed Martin Says Breakthrough Made on Fusion Energy Project
Innovation

Advanced Tech Firm Lockheed Martin Says Breakthrough Made on Fusion Energy Project

The tech giant has developed a power source based on nuclear fusion, and the first reactors, small enough to fit on the back of a truck, could be ready for use in a decade.
The Passport Is Not the BlackBerry You're Looking For
BlackBerry

The Passport Is Not the BlackBerry You're Looking For

The 4.5-inch square screen on BlackBerry's new Passport is certainly novel. But the smartphone seems to lack that crucial 'Aha!' moment.
Jason Cipriani
Here's a Site That Helps You Steal Top Employees From Your Biggest Rivals
Hiring Employees

Here's a Site That Helps You Steal Top Employees From Your Biggest Rivals

Poachable matches you with top talent and tells you what it will take to nab them from your competition.
Emily Price
Apparently You Can Become Addicted to Google Glass
Google Glass

Apparently You Can Become Addicted to Google Glass

Doctors have documented what they describe as the first reported case of 'Internet addiction disorder' involving the Google's computerized glasses.
Mark Cuban Reveals the 13 Apps on His Phone
Apps

Mark Cuban Reveals the 13 Apps on His Phone

The billionaire entrepreneur and investor has two smartphones but only a limited number of apps. Here are his go-to smartphone tools.
New 'Poodle' Web Threat Not Seen as Menacing as 'Heartbleed'
Security

New 'Poodle' Web Threat Not Seen as Menacing as 'Heartbleed'

Google researchers have uncovered a security bug in widely used web encryption technology that they say could allow hackers to take over several types of accounts.