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Sony has Bose and its Quiet Comfort noise-cancelling headphones in its sights

Coming soon from Sony: New wireless and wired headphones, an audiophile headphone amp, and a gold-plated Walkman machined from solid copper.

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How Apple could make its next social experiment a successful one

Apple has a terrible track record when it comes to creating its own social platforms, but focusing on sharing straight from the iPhone could break the cycle.

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The best calendar apps for iPhone and iPad

With Sunrise scheduled to shut down soon, what calendar app should you get to replace it? Our list can help.

HP's Pavilion Wave wants to blend into your home and your lifestyle

Wrapped in tasteful fabric and shaped more like a flower vase than a PC, this is a computer you could put anywhere.

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NFL without cable: A cord cutter’s guide for the 2016 season

Watching sports without a big cable TV bundle has gotten a lot easier in the last year; NFL games are no exception.

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VMworld recap: cloud shifts, Dell's emergence and why on-premise data centers still matter

Network World's Brandon Butler and IDC's Matt Eastwood discuss major highlights from the VMWorld show in Las Vegas.

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24% off Zackees LED Turn Signal Bike lights - Deal Alert

Zackees's turn signal gloves give you the ability to clearly communicate turning intentions to other vehicles on the road with high visibility. Currently discounted 24%.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Document freedom with PDF Expert 2

This week's roundup of new Mac apps brings us PDF Expert 2, a major update to Readdle's popular PDF editing tool.

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iPhone 7 rumors: Lightning EarPods and adapter will help transition away from the headphone jack

Rumor has it Apple will show off the new iPhone at a media event on Sept. 7.

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Instagram finally lets you zoom in on photos and videos

The update rolled out to iOS users today, and will come to Android soon.

Case study: Using VCloud to replicate data offsite

At VMworld, Network World chatted with Tom White, IT Director at Environmental Science Corp., about how he virtualized disaster recovery using cloud technologies.

Panasonic's new 4K camera lights up the dark

Panasonic's HC-X1 has a larger image sensor allowing users more versatility in low light conditions.

Acer shows thinnest laptop yet and first with curved screen

Acer's Swift 7 laptop is just 9.98mm thin and the Predator 21 X gives gamers an immersive experience

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Apple's new 2TB iCloud storage tier will give your iPhone tons of space

The 2TB iCloud storage tier could signal the addition of a 256GB iPhone to Apple's lineup.

A closer look: VMware's NSX extends to the public cloud

At VMWorld 2016, Network World's Brandon Butler chats with Guido Appenzeller from VMware about its move to extend NSX functionality to the public cloud.

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56% off Vansky Bias Lighting for HDTV USB LED Multi Color Strip Accent Lighting - Deal Alert

Add a subtle backlight for your monitor or TV, reducing eye fatigue and increasing perceived image clarity.

Behind the scenes of the VMworld hands-on labs

At VMworld, Network World's Brandon Butler gets a tour of the hands-on lab training areas to see what attendees learn from the experience.

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16% off Logitech Bluetooth Audio Adapter for Bluetooth Streaming - Deal Alert

Here’s all you need to turn your favorite speakers into a wireless sound system for your smartphone and tablet. Simply plug your speakers or stereo system into this small and unobtrusive Bluetooth Audio Adapter, press the pairing button, and you’re ready to stream and control your music from up to 50 feet away.

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Z-Wave (part of it, at least) becomes an open smart-home standard

Sigma Designs has released crucial software elements of its Z-Wave technology into the public domain.

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Journaly review: A good Mac journal app that might be great one day

Journaly may not be feature-packed, but it shows a lot of potential.

Pawbo keeps an eye on your pet while you're away

This device lets you see, play with, and give treats to your pet while you're away

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Dropbox made you change your password because 68 million accounts were hacked

Dropbox’s move last week to ask users who had signed up before mid-2012 to change their account passwords followed the discovery of a dump of some 68 million email addresses and passwords.

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Mosquito-repelling apps don't work—but these gadgets do

Don't fear the Zika, but don't try to chase away mosquitos with a sound-emitting app, either. ThermaCELL, Permethrin, ZappLight, and Therapik actually work.