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Early Look at Windows 8 Baffles Consumers

The release of Redmond-based Microsoft’s Windows 8 operating system is a week away, and consumers are in for a shock. Windows, used in one form or another for a generation, is getting a completely different look that will force users to learn new ways to get things done.

10/19/2012

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Crowded Tech World Could Make Windows 8 Launch A Bust

While Microsoft is touting next week’s launch of Windows 8 as the savior of the computer industry, PC makers and analysts are increasingly skeptical that the new operating system will lure consumers away from tablets and smartphones.

CBS Seattle–10/17/2012

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Swiss Cows Able To Tell Farmers They’re In Heat Via Text

Swiss dairy cows may now be able to tell farmers that they are in heat using text message technology.

10/02/2012

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Best Smartphone Apps for Gas Prices

With the cost of gas prices today, we need every advantage to finding the best prices. Look no further than your smartphone next time you need to fill your tank.

04/23/2011

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