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Cool Gadgets for Work and Play!

PERSONAL TECH | By Mike Halterman | Dec 21
Want to access your favorite apps and utilize a GPS system at the same time? There's a hand-held device for that. But how do you charge it? There's a solar-powered charger for that...and that's just a few of the fun gadgets profiled here!

Nine Must-Have Apps for Your Smartphone

PERSONAL TECH | By Mike Halterman | Dec 20
Who isn't glued to their smartphone nowadays? I have some apps that you should try, and I bet that once you do, you'll wonder how you survived without them!

Six Cool Gadgets for the Home

PERSONAL TECH | By Mike Halterman | Dec 19
HDMI is the standard and transparent TVs are the future. What other cool items are out there for today's top-of-the-line homeowner? I researched six cool products that you should have in your house.

LA Mayor Plans 7,500 Police Body Cameras in 2015

PERSONAL TECH | By Tami Abdollah | Dec 17
Mayor Eric Garcetti announced a plan Tuesday to equip 7,000 Los Angeles police officers with on-body cameras by next summer, making LA's police department the nation's largest law enforcement agency to move forward with the technology.

Google Unveils Top Search Trends for 2014

PERSONAL TECH | Dec 17
The 14th annual list of top trending searches is out, with the late Robin Williams coming in at number one.

Traffic App Enrages Neighborhood Residents

PERSONAL TECH | By John Rogers | Dec 15
When word spread that the explosively popular new smartphone app Waze was sending more cars through their neighborhood in a quest to shave five minutes off a daily rush-hour commute, residents were angry and ready to fight back.

UK Airspace Manager Calls Glitch Unprecedented

PERSONAL TECH | By Danica Kirka | Dec 15
An unprecedented computer systems failure touched off the recent mayhem that caused delays and canceled flights for thousands of passengers, the U.K.-based air traffic management company said Saturday.

IllRideWithYou: Aussies Offer Support to Muslims

INTERNATIONAL | By Jill Lawless | Dec 15
Some Australian social-media users have sent a message of solidarity to Muslims as the Sydney cafe siege stretches on, offering to accompany anyone who felt intimidated on public transit.

Phones Offer Standout Features, But What Do You Really Need?

PERSONAL TECH | By Anick Jesdanun | Dec 13
The novel features in these phones aren't going to be necessities for everyone (especially at these prices). But if you're in need of that particular feature, you're going to love it.

'Driving While Black' Apps Give Tips for Police Stops

PERSONAL TECH | By Steven Dubois | Dec 12
Avoiding any move that could make officers think you're reaching for a gun is just one of the tips "Driving While Black" offers. And despite its attention-grabbing name, the common-sense advice it offers applies to motorists of all races.

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