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The Crafty Portable Vaporizer Review

Storz and Bickel, the renowned manufacturers of the Volcano vaporizers. They were well known for their reputation in the market and the quality of the vaporizers they deliver. However, they had no portable vaporizers in the market, so they built and delivered two portable vaporizers; the Crafty vaporizer and the …

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A hot market for pre-owned gadgets is a boon to savvy consumers

Thanks, Frugal Mama Dear Frugal That’s the message I offer two different readers of Ask Maggie. The first wants to know if buying a used smartphone is a good idea for her teenage daughter, while the second wants to know if theApple Watch is likely to hold its value like …

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Lenovo knowingly ships LaVie Z laptop with flaws, offering 5 percent discount

          According to Consumer Reports, computers in this series have issues that prevent them from working as intended in certain situations.An image of another Lenovo gadget, the Yoga 2 Pro, which shows the various “modes” the hybrid laptop-tablet can be used in.Lenovo   Specifically, with the …

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Swatch says it can solve the smartwatch battery problem

        CEO Nick Hayek revealed the plans in an interview with a Swiss newspaper, saying that the watchmaker is “working intensively” with its research group Belenos and battery producer Renata. The battery tech will also be available to automobiles, Hayek said. Reuters confirmed Hayek’s comments with a …

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Micromax Canvas Tab P480 Voice-Calling Dual-SIM Tablet Launched at Rs. 6,999

  Micromax on Friday launched the Canvas Tab P480, a 7-inch voice-calling tablet with dual-SIM card support and 3G connectivity, priced at Rs. 6,999. The tablet will be available in Blue and White colour variants from the last week of April in stores. The Micromax Canvas Tab P480 runs Android …

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Sony’s Android TV-powered 4K televisions are ridiculously thin

Four models from Sony’s 2015 Android TV-powered 4K television range are now available for pre-order, with shipping to begin in May. The Japanese electronics giant unveiled its 4K TV lineup for 2015 at the Consumer Electronics Show in January, but kept pricing and release information to itself, only saying the …

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This self-heating coffee mug operates wirelessly

By its very definition, heat is a transitory thing, constantly flowing from a high-temperature object to one that’s cooler. That’s the second law of thermodynamics by the way, and the reason why a cup of hot coffee or tea devolves into undrinkable filth while you tend to other pressing matters. …

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OnLive Cloud Gaming Service Acquired By Sony and Shut Down

OnLive, one of the pioneers in the still nascent cloud gaming space has sold its patents to Sony for an undisclosed sum and will shutting down operations at the end of the month. “After five years of uninterrupted service, the OnLive Game Service will be coming to an end. Sony …

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Apple Watch Launch in Switzerland Hit by Patent Issue

Apple is not able to launch its new smartwatch in Switzerland until at least the end of this year beause of an intellectual property rights issue, Swiss broadcaster RTS reported on its website.The U.S. tech giant cannot use the image of an apple nor the word “apple” to launch its …

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Bit by bit, Intel looks to quadruple SSD storage

With all the photos, videos, apps and tunes you have, the storage on your smartphone may not be enough. With that in mind, Intel is researching new ways to up the storage capacity in mobile devices and PCs without hurting the size or price of devices. One effort underway at …