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Japanese gamer spends $6,065 unlocking mobile RPG character

Love them or loathe them, free-to-play mobile games are big business that continue to attract players in their thousands on a daily basis. Done …

Anime Series

My favorite video game of the year had nothing to do with 'Star Wars,' Batman, or nuclear war

"Life Is Strange" casts you as Max Caulfield, an average teenage girl at a prestigious arts high school who loves photography.<p>Early on, Max suddenly discovers she has the power to rewind time itself — a power she uses to save the life of her best friend, investigate the disappearance of a popular …

CourseBuffet serves up a free DIY degree in Computer Science or Management

CourseBuffet understands that while college may be a rite of passage, it’s certainly not the only way to get the knowledge you need to succeed in the ever-changing tech or business world.<p>Look, school is expensive.<p>Even worse, we’re now finding out that the degrees that set us back years to obtain …

Meet UsBidi, the intelligent charger your iPhone’s battery will thank you for

About two weeks ago, Australia-based mobile technology company UsBidi launched a Kickstarter for a device that it’s calling “the world’s most …

Play these now: Two new iPhone games you can’t miss this week

Every weekday we share an updated collection of the best free iPhone and iPad apps, but it’s not often that we take the time to highlight our …

Apps

The Wood Docking Station Doubles as a Desk Organizer

The wood <b>docking station</b> not only keeps your iPhone 6 in right place, but also help you organize your items on the desk with its <b>desk organizer</b>. Like …

Android malware found on Google Play with millions of downloads

Avast has dropped the bomb on a new variety of Android malware permeating the Google Play Store, something that has found its place on millions of …

Google Play

Robots to be used to remove weeds in revolutionary step in farming

In a step that will revolutionise farming, Australian engineers have developed robots that can de-weed crops.<p>The small robot platforms can pull the …

27 Diagrams That Make Cooking So Much Easier

Including easy ingredient substitutions, basic knife sk […]

Cooking

Proposed law requires Apple Pay users show photo ID

Apple Pay, Apple’s new wireless, NFC payment method, is a clear step towards a future where customers no longer have to deal with pulling a card out …

Xbox One Sold Just 300 Units In Japan Last Week

Microsoft’s Xbox One had its worst week ever in Japan last week.<p>Since the video game console launched (with just over 23,000 sales in its first, sad week) last September, the Xbox One has consistently languished at the bottom of video game hardware sales charts. This is no surprise, as non-Japanese …

Gaming

25+ Of The Coolest Hotels In The World

As long as you're traveling to some beautiful or exotic location, you might as well consider making your hotel a travel-worthy destination as well. …

DIY PC: How To Source Cheap And Compatible Parts For Your Next Build

Welcome once again to DIY PC, a regular feature customized for PC builders and PC gamers. Ordinarily we examine the week’s hardware news, but this time around we’re going to focus on one thing: finding the most affordable and compatible parts for your next build.<p>For people pondering their first …

Computer Hardware

Three Earth-like planets sighted around nearby star

A star with three lukewarm Earth-like planets has been discovered using the Kepler telescope with at least one of these capable of supporting …

Verizon Vehicle aims to bring OnStar-like service to the rest of us

While you may or may not be a fan of General Motors vehicles, the automaker's OnStar roadside assistance service certainly looks like it could be …

RadioShack headed for bankruptcy, sources claim

RadioShack isn’t doing so well. The now-niche electronics company is reportedly on its way to bankruptcy hearings, and may look to sell of some of …

Private Equity

Every Year, These 3 Brothers Make A Giant Snow Sculpture In Their Front Yard

Austin, Connor and Trevor Bartz, three brothers living in New Brighton, Minnesota, love to create snow sculptures in their front yard every winter, …