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#Windows10 is a very welcome update to 7 & 8, but still struggles with relevance in our mobile world. My +WSJ review:  http://on.wsj.com/1D9rqu3
The new Microsoft operating system reverses the sins of Windows 8 and improves on Windows 7, yet misses chances for the PC to reclaim relevance
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+GoPro has shrunk the camera again. My +wsj review of the new Hero4 Session, the size of an ice cube: http://on.wsj.com/1gji1po
It’s not GoPro’s best-quality camera, but it’s simple to use and the size of an ice cube; $400 sticker shock
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My week living with the Uber of Everything. My +WSJ column this week is fun: http://on.wsj.com/1zxn0LK
Apps do your chores: shopping, parking, cooking, cleaning, packing, shipping and more
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Every photo you've ever taken, right in your pocket. Here's how Apple's iPhoto replacement Photos stacks up with Shoebox, Lyve, Mylio and the newest Adobe Lightroom: http://on.wsj.com/1zHhnoS
Apple Photos, Adobe Lightroom, Shoebox, Lyve and Mylio put your entire picture library in your pocket
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It pains me to say, but it's probably not time to cut cable--yet. My +Wall Street Journal column this week: http://on.wsj.com/1FTErqe
It’s not time to cut cable yet, unless you’re among the few cord-cutters who can clear enough hurdles
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You're right...it was 2 years ago :D  Whether or not there's a single solution to fill the gap?  Probably not.  
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Neverending notifications. Passwords. This week, +JoannaStern & I wrote about our biggest tech pet peeves. Here's what made the list: http://on.wsj.com/199opfS
Endless notifications, uneven updates, short-lived batteries and other modern headaches
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This wearable gives you a low-voltage pick-me-up. Here's my +WSJ review of a week with Thync: http://on.wsj.com/1RNv4QS 
A device called Thync stimulates nerves with electricity to fire you up or calm you down, but does it work?
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Nothing in the history of money has been more diabolically efficient at getting us to spend than a smartphone. In my +WSJ column this week, meet the apps that help you fight back. My favorites, called Digit.co & Acorns, are like benevolent pickpockets that yank money out of your hands before you can spend it. http://on.wsj.com/1FkTYuK
Shaky savers can find financial discipline using Acorns, Digit.co, Level Money or Mint
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Day 1 for the Apple Watch. What are the front runners for killer apps? I name (and shame) a few: http://on.wsj.com/1OOv8cf  
Among the many early—and flawed—watch apps are some helpful examples of how we’ll use a wrist-top computer
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The Apple Watch is the first smartwatch worth buying, and a big new idea about how we use technology. But it isn't for everybody. My +WSJ review: http://on.wsj.com/1CUnBW0
If you can tolerate its flaws, you can wear the future on your wrist and keep your iPhone in your pocket
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Family ties How to sync your family’s apps, music, movies and e-books http://on.wsj.com/1O3mCsn
The tech tricks to make sure everyone gets their fair share of Apple, Amazon, Microsoft, Netflix and more
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The best smartphone you can't get in America costs half as much as an iPhone. My +WSJ review of the Xiaomi Mi Note: http://on.wsj.com/1FUFK9B
The low-priced phablet may not be in the U.S. yet, but Apple and Samsung had better pay attention
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