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Mainlining TV: 'House of Cards' and the joys of addiction viewing

PS Vita launch titles – reviews

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We review three more of the leading launch games for the new Sony PS Vita: Unit 13, Modnation Racers and Everybody's GolfUnit 13 ★★★PS Vita; £29.99; cert 16+; Zipper Interactive/SonyProper, 3D, behind-the-player-perspective third-person shooters are enormously popular on fixed consoles, but no handheld has ever possessed the grunt to do...
PS Vita launch titles – reviews
What It's Like To Wake Up And Find A Giant Sink Hole Outside Your House

The Best iPhone 5 Cases We Could Get Our Hands On (AAPL)

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Over the past few weeks, we've been trying to identify which iPhone 5 case is the best. We received a good amount of samples from some of the best iPhone accessory makers around. A huge trend we noticed with a majority of manufacturers is a lot of them favor the...
The Best iPhone 5 Cases We Could Get Our Hands On (AAPL)

This Is Why The Gullwing Doors On The New Tesla Are Stupid

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With the introduction of the Tesla Model X late yesterday, one of the big talking points has been the "falcon doors" in the rear of the car. Tesla has said they are the "first of their kind" on a four door car. There's a reason for that. It's a...
This Is Why The Gullwing Doors On The New Tesla Are Stupid

Two different worlds

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I walked into a Sprint store today to check out the Palm Pixi. AT&T has been bad enough lately that, while I’m not ready to chuck the iPhone, I’m at least growing curious. Unfortunately “walking in” is about all I could do. Every smartphone in the Sprint store was locked...
Two different worlds

Insert Coin: The Aviator Travel Jib lets you crane on the go (video)

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In Insert Coin, we look at an exciting new tech project that requires funding before it can hit production. If you'd like to pitch a project, please send us a tip with "Insert Coin" as the subject line. The Aviator Travel Jib can give you the smooth camera moves...
Insert Coin: The Aviator Travel Jib lets you crane on the go (video)

The Only Case You Need To Make Your iPhone 5 Indestructible (AAPL)

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We've been testing a lot of iPhone 5 cases lately. While we picked out our favorite one here, there's another worth singling out for those of you who want complete protection for your phone, including against spills and liquids. After sifting through several different companies, styles, textures, and sizes it was...
The Only Case You Need To Make Your iPhone 5 Indestructible (AAPL)

BenQ unveils two 1080p 3D projectors at CES

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BenQ isn't holding any keynotes, but the company does have a presence here at CES. In fact it rolled out a pair of 1080p 3D projectors today for the home theater enthusiast. The W1070 and W1080ST are the latest in the company's consumer line, and they're powered by DLP's...
BenQ unveils two 1080p 3D projectors at CES

My instant review of the LOST finale

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Finally got to watch the LOST finale. Of course this is a spoiler, so if you haven't seen it, please don't read. 1. I loved it. 2. I have a feeling they didn't explain any of what happened in the last six years, but who cares. 3. It makes me...
My instant review of the LOST finale
Google gives Weather API the boot

Insert Coin: 'Epic Mario' aims to build entire Super Mario Bros. Level 1-1 with Legos (video)

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In Insert Coin, we look at an exciting new tech project that requires funding before it can hit production. If you'd like to pitch a project, please send us a tip with "Insert Coin" as the subject line. What's cooler than Super Mario Bros. and Legos? Why, Super Mario Bros....
Insert Coin: 'Epic Mario' aims to build entire Super Mario Bros. Level 1-1 with Legos (video)

Stop and start your music by using a webcam and a simple hand gesture

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Skipping tracks and pausing your music is something that you probably do twenty to thirty times a day. If you’re at work and someone starts chatting with you, you’ll start seeking out the pause button until the conversation is done. What if you didn’t have to click a button at...
Stop and start your music by using a webcam and a simple hand gesture

Flash for Android briefly returns to Google Play Store in UK, zombie-style

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Adobe was last seen burying mobile Flash and moving on with its life. Like the stars of George Romero movies, however, Flash is back to walk amongst the living -- if just temporarily. The developer tells the BBC that Flash for Android is back in the UK's Google Play...
Flash for Android briefly returns to Google Play Store in UK, zombie-style
Augmented hunting with a $17,500 Linux-powered rifle

Panasonic refreshes Toughbook H2 with faster processor, bigger storage and stronger shell

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We've never understood why Panasonic chose to brand its top-line tablet as the Toughbook H2, but given the hairy-chested types who build and use the gear, we're not gonna challenge 'em. The company hasn't messed too much with the Windows 7 slate, except pushing the top chip to a...
Panasonic refreshes Toughbook H2 with faster processor, bigger storage and stronger shell

Caterpillar CAT B15 rugged smartphone hands-on

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Caterpillar's signature yellow and black CAT branding was definitely spinning heads and getting passerby's attention as it showed off its rugged B15. As far as tough goes the handset's corners are wrapped in rubber with the connections in between covered with anodized aluminum. The B15 is IP67 certified, which...
Caterpillar CAT B15 rugged smartphone hands-on

The Owl Comes Into Its Own

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The Owl Comes Into Its Own: Natalie Angier for NYT on the always-fascinating topic of owls: Other researchers are tracking the lives of some of the rarer and more outlandishly proportioned owls, like the endangered Blakiston's fish owl of Eurasia. Nearly a yard high, weighing up to 10 pounds and...
The Owl Comes Into Its Own

New iPad Wi-Fi issues seem to be software related, should be easy to patch

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We mentioned earlier that some new iPad owners were reporting issues with Wi-Fi. The problem seems to be impacting all models of the new device with both users of the 4G LTE model and the WiFi-only model experiencing poor Wi-Fi reception. Many forum posters compared Wi-Fi reception with their other...
New iPad Wi-Fi issues seem to be software related, should be easy to patch

Slingshot Labs Is Dead – News Corp Axes The MySpace Idea Incubator

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Word is circulating that before the weekend Slingshot Labs fired all its employees and drew the shades on the windows. The incubator for technologies that could be implemented into MySpace is now kaput. Earlier this year rumor was out that perhaps Slingshot’s days were numbered. TechCrunch ran a story opposing the...
Slingshot Labs Is Dead – News Corp Axes The MySpace Idea Incubator
NASA's new rover will study massive glaciers -- on earth

Look Ma, No Trackpad! Flutter Lets You Control Your Mac With Gestures

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Today I’m going to the Y Combinator Demo Day, where the startup companies nurtured by this hi-tech hothouse present their wares and their business plans to the Valley’s smartest investors. There are over 60 companies this time around, and since I haven’t dropped in the Winter 2012 class, I...
Look Ma, No Trackpad! Flutter Lets You Control Your Mac With Gestures
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Researchers develop a more accurate car navigation system

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System combines conventional GPS signals with car-mounted sensors to pinpoint a vehicle's within six feet of its location, researchers say. [Read more]...
Researchers develop a more accurate car navigation system
SpaceX's reusable rocket completes short, controlled flight
How Flutter wants to become the eye of the machine
What It's Like To Wake Up And Find A Giant Sinkhole Near Your House

Gaming Proves Touchy With The New Wii U

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From crockpots to thermostats, it seems like everything now has a touch screen instead of physical buttons. This week, Nintendo joined the club with a new videogame console, the Wii U, which uses a 6.2-inch touch-screen controller. [ See post to watch video ] This remote control, called the GamePad,...
Gaming Proves Touchy With The New Wii U

Finales over the years

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Tomorrow night is the series finale of Lost. Warning: Spoilers. Don't read if you're not caught up. I've watched the show for all six years. My interest has ebbed and flowed. I don't think it's that great a show, nothing like The Wire or even The Sopranos or Six Feet...
Finales over the years

WHEW! Our New iPad Doesn't Have The Wi-Fi Problem Everyone's Complaining About Today

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Apple is looking into whether or not its new iPad has a problem with Wi-Fi connectivity. One claim made by a new iPad owner in this thread says that his or her "iPad 3 wifi is weak," while another says "my shiny new iPad only works if I sit...
WHEW! Our New iPad Doesn't Have The Wi-Fi Problem Everyone's Complaining About Today
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