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Review: ASUS ZenFone AR is a great showcase for Tango and other half-baked software [Video]

When it comes to Google’s Tango platform for augmented reality (formerly known as Project Tango), there aren’t a whole lot of options. In fact, up until now, the Lenovo Phab 2 Pro was the only device that supported Tango, but ASUS announced its own entry into the AR front with the ZenFone AR earlier this year at CES 2017.Skip forward half a year, and the ZenFone AR is finally available to the masses, and even has backing from a major US carrier. Combined with its support for Google’s Daydream...

Want to try before you buy? These online retailers let you

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is set to launch a service that lets customers order clothes, try them on at home and pay only for what they keep. It sounds novel, but Amazon is actually late to the party. Several online startups have offered try-before-you-buy options for items including jewelry, clothing, glasses and more.It makes shoppers less nervous about buying online, the companies say, and also gives people a chance to touch and try on a necklace or shirt before splurging. The retailers also...

New vision: Fargo's Eyes on Broadway changes ownership, optometrist

Things didn't go according to plan after Rexine bought 49 percent of the downtown vision and eyeglass boutique on Jan. 1, 2016. He said Tufte wanted to grow the business more and suggested they open another practice in south Fargo, but Rexine couldn't handle a third business—he already had his hands full downtown and at his Mayville practice he opened in 2001.Instead, Rexine bought out Tufte on Aug. 1, and took over Eyes on Broadway completely. Tufte recently opened a new Fargo practice of...