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Wearables Stop Being Ugly

Wearables Stop Being Ugly

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Fitness trackers are getting a whole lot more stylish.

The latest batch of wearables lets you have your fitness tracking and your fashion, too. They’re ditching neutral monochrome and sporty, almost utilitarian, styling for a rainbow of colors, faux gems, and other flair that make them suitable for any time of day, and any occasion. The change reflects the maturation of the market and the growing sophistication of consumer tastes.

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When Lousy Code Strikes, Google Dispatches Its Elite ‘Gopher Team’

When Lousy Code Strikes, Google Dispatches Its Elite ‘Gopher Team’

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Brad Fitzpatrick was using the most routine bit of Google software you can imagine when the damn thing stalled. The download was 99 percent done and just stopped. Download stalls happen every day, but Fitzpatrick took it personally. He’s an engineer at Google, one of the most tech-savvy companies on the planet. This simply isn’t supposed to happen.

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