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Latest Software and App News from CES

    • Bitcoin-related hardware and services appear at CES 2014 (pictures) Photos Sarah Tew 36 weeks ago
      Bitcoin-related hardware and services appear at CES 2014 (pictures)

      Visitors in the small Bitcoin-themed booth deep in the recesses of the South Hall can actually exchange cash for Bitcoin and learn how to better mine Bitcoin, pay with stuff, or how to take payments as a merchant accepting it for goods and services.

    • Pokki launches its Windows app store on Android News Seth Rosenblatt 36 weeks ago
      Pokki launches its Windows app store on Android

      Not content to compete for storefront space on Windows, Pokki is taking its alternative app store to Android.

    • LG HomeChat lets you SMS with your appliances Video Rich Brown, CNET staff 36 weeks ago
      LG HomeChat lets you SMS with your appliances

      LG has partnered with the free Line messaging app to create a service dubbed HomeChat. HomeChat relies on Natural Language Processing (NLP) to let you send texts to your compatible LG appliances.

    • ZTE, Nuance hit the road with eyes-free, hands-free biometric voice command News Antuan Goodwin 36 weeks ago
      ZTE, Nuance hit the road with eyes-free, hands-free biometric voice command

      With Nuance's voice print technology onboard, ZTE's Car Mode app will be able to recognize who is speaking and what he or she wants without the driver lifting a finger.

    • Yahoo entertains, unveils news products from CES stage (pictures) Photos Sarah Tew, Jason Parker, Sarah Mitroff 36 weeks ago
      Yahoo entertains, unveils news products from CES stage (pictures)

      During her star-studded CES keynote Tuesday, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer announces news initiatives like digital magazines and a twice-daily new digest. But she also throws in some live SNL schticks and a smooth Beatles rendition by John Legend.

    • Yahoo launching News Digest, digital magazines News Joan E. Solsman 36 weeks ago
      Yahoo launching News Digest, digital magazines

      CEO Marissa Mayer uses CES keynote stage to announce a twice-daily news summary called Yahoo News Digest and the launch of news magazines, including a tech property led by new hire David Pogue.

    • Intel kills off McAfee Security brand News Seth Rosenblatt 36 weeks ago
      Intel kills off McAfee Security brand

      Intel takes branding ownership of McAfee's computer security suite and severs founder John McAfee's name from the security software that has borne it for more than 20 years.

    • Audience's VoiceQ keeps smartphone ears perked for your commands News Lynn La 36 weeks ago
      Audience's VoiceQ keeps smartphone ears perked for your commands

      At CES 2014, Audience's family of processors offer accurate always-on voice command technology in mobile devices, without draining battery.

    • Google joins with GM, Honda, Audi for Android-powered cars News Stephen Shankland 36 weeks ago
      Google joins with GM, Honda, Audi for Android-powered cars

      An expected auto alliance backing Google's OS is unexpectedly broad with the arrival of the world's largest carmaker. The first Android vehicles will arrive this year.

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