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Using NVIDIA's streaming, Android TV set-top box: the Shield

You already know what NVIDIA's latest Shield hardware is: an Android TV-powered set-top box that uses the latest chip from NVIDIA. It streams games over the company's "Netflix for gaming" platform known as GRID; it streams games from your local PC; it powers Twitch streaming at the same time of …

Set-Top Boxes

Weasel Hitches Ride on Woodpecker in Amazing Image

Jumping on the back of a flying woodpecker was a birdbrained thing to do for one wily weasel. In a series of stunning images captured by an amateur British photographer, a weasel held tight to the back of a red- and-green-feathered bird, NBC News' United Kingdom partner ITV News reported.<p>But Martin …

Fab finally gets acquired, CEO steps down

This is certainly not the fabulous exit Fab was hoping for.<p>Fab, the design-focused ecommerce service that was at one time valued at nearly $1 …

Report: Amazon may scoop up some closing RadioShack stores

Amazon is in talks to buy some of RadioShack's soon-to-be-closed stores, according to a report.<p>The online giant would be interested in using the …

Americas

At least six people died on Tuesday evening when a New York commuter train struck at least one car near the town of White Plains, sparking a fire, …

Amazon’s Kindle Convert Can Turn Your Paper Library Into E-Books

If you’ve been hanging on to those paper books because the idea of having to repurchase them all as Kindle titles is daunting, Amazon has a new option for you: Kindle Convert, a program for Windows that turns print books into digital versions fully compatible with Amazon’s Kindle software, …