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    Tech Report: Tech Report: iPhone Bluetooth in Car

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- Users are complaining that their new iPhone 6 doesn't connect to built-in bluetooth systems found in newer model vehicles. From the research KRON 4 Tech Reporter Gabe Slate did, the problem depends on what phone you Full Article

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    Tech Report VIDEO: Ello Hopes to Take on Facebook’s Supremacy in Social Media

    By Brian Shields

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- There are things many people don't like about Facebook or the other social media networks out there competing for your time and attention. Now KRON 4 Tech Reporter Gabe Slate introduces us to Ello, which he Full Article

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    Tech Report: Bendable iPhone

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- Have you heard about #Bendgate? This affects the iPhone 6+, that’s the bigger iPhone the 5.5 inch model. Users are reporting that the phone is being bent when they sit with it in their Full Article

  • iOS8

    Tech Report: How to Fix Apple’s iOS 8.0.1 Bug

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- The update was called 8.0.1 and it came out late last night. Some people that were up over night or early this morning ran the update and then immediately started having problems, like phone Full Article

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    Tech Report: Gabe Slate Reviews iPhone 6, 6+ Cameras

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- This one is for the shutter bugs... A respected optical testing lab has released their results on the camera in the two new i=phones. The biggest difference between the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Full Article

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    Tech Report: iPhone 6, 6+ Durability Test

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- Apple is breaking records. The Cupertino- based company says it sold more than 10 million iPhone 6 and 6-plus models just three days after the new phones went on sale. Apple CEO Tim Cook says that Full Article

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    Tech Report: iPhone 6 Release Attracts Crowds

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- Thousands of people lined up today outside stores to get one the new iPhones. Some in line had been camping out since Tuesday. This has been Apple’s biggest turn out yet for a new iPhone. Full Article

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    Tech Report: Gabe Slate Breaks Down New iOS8 Features

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- The iPhone 6 is loaded with cool features – probably too many to show you during this short segment of Tech Report. Gabe Slate is going to walk you through the features you might enjoy Mobile App Full Article

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    Tech Report: iOS 8 is Here and It Has Lots of Cool Features

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- To download iOS 8, go into settings, then select the general tab, then software update tab. It takes about an hour depending on your signal strength. There are hundreds of changes iOS 8 adds to your Full Article

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    Tech Report: Facebook for the Rich

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- Would you pay to be a member of a high class social network? The Netropolitan launched online today. It's like a Facebook for the rich and affluent. It costs $9,000 dollars to join. This is Full Article

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    Tech Report: WyzAnt Tutor

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- This website called WyzAnt is like a yelp for tutors. To begin looking for a tutor, visit the site and enter your zip code and the subject you’re looking for. Next, you’ll start shopping Full Article

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    Tech Report: Mobile Dental Office

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- Here's a new way to use technology: bring a dentist to your doorstep. Some people have pioneered a dental truck that goes around town, serving people who have scheduled appointments online. Tech Reporter Gabe Slate shows Full Article

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    Tech Report: 270 Degree Theater

    By Mario Sevilla

    REDWOOD CITY (KRON) -- A movie theater on the Peninsula is one of five chosen in the country to test out a new panoramic technology that uses three large screens that immerses viewers in 270-degree experience. Mobile App users click Full Article

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    People Behaving Badly: Mill Valley Cyclist

    By Mario Sevilla

    MILL VALLEY (KRON) -- Two boys are recovering from injuries after being hit by a speeding bicyclist in Mill Valley, according to police. Officers confirm there was a recent incident involving a collision between a bicycle and pedestrians at the Full Article

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    TECH REPORT: T-Mobile To Sell Phones That Call, Text On Wi-Fi

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — T-Mobile will sell more than 100 smartphone models with a built-in feature that taps into Wi-Fi networks to make phone calls and send texts when customers can't connect to the wireless carrier's cellular network. Mobile App users Full Article

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    Tech Report: Gabe Slate Reviews Apple’s New Tech

    By Mario Sevilla

    CUPERTINO (KRON) -- Apple announced some new products Tuesday afternoon, including a bigger iPhone 6 and even bigger iPhone 6-Plus, and a watch. But should you purchase or pass? KRON 4's tech reporter Gabe Slate was at the event. Watch Full Article