Casey Stadick

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Obama to Make NSA Less Orwellian

Revealed: how US and UK spy agencies defeat internet privacy and security

The NSA files,NSA,GCHQ,Surveillance,US news,World news,US national security,Privacy,Technology,Internet,Data protection,Data and computer security,UK news<p>• NSA and GCHQ unlock encryption used to protect emails, banking and medical records<br>• $250m-a-year US program works covertly with tech companies …

How Might Valve's Steam OS Impact The Console Industry?

This week, Valve made three extremely exciting announcements: The Steam OS, The Steam Machine, and The Steam Controller. We're going to be focusing …

The Prices And Specs Of Every Steam Machine Announced So Far, From $500 To $6,000

The curtain has been lifted on Valve’s Steam Machine as of last night as CES. Well, Steam Machines plural, as it’s now clear there are going to be many, many variants to choose from.<p>Now that we have data on no less than 12 different brands’ attempts at building a Steam Machine, we have a better …

Why Valve thinks you'll want a Steam Machine

For Valve, the promise of its living room gaming PC initiative, dubbed Steam Machines, is less about replacing consoles and more about giving its existing audience a way to bring their Steam experience into the living room.<p>Speaking to Polygon at CES, Valve's Jeff Cain said many of Steam's 65 …

Gaming finally has its day at CES 2014

LAS VEGAS -- CES 2014 will go down as a landmark show for gaming. Normally a stage reserved for the newest TVs, laptops, phones and other tech, CES had plenty up its sleeve for button mashers this year.<p>Things got going quick, when at the company's press conference, Sony spent a significant amount …

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Driblet’s Smart Water Meter Wants To Track Your Home Water Usage

Access to clean water is something that most us probably take for granted — after all, it just comes out of taps and faucets and hoses and shower heads with little more than the twist of a spigot. Using all that water can cost a pretty penny (especially in certain foreign countries), but Monterrey, …

Hands-on with BMW's self-parking i3

BMW was keen to show off some ConnectedDrive technology at CES in its new i3, so it trucked us -- well, i640'd -- out to Las Vegas Motor Speedway for a demo. We had a brief look at the BMW i Remote app installed on a Samsung Galaxy Gear, where the car's battery state, range, lock status and other …

4K Reaches Critical Mass at CES 2014

CES 2014 has officially ushered in the era of 4K. While the video format also known as Ultra HD made its first big splash at last year's show, the …

The 6.8-inch Hisense X1 smartphone is basically a tablet and it's coming to the US this summer (updated: video)

There's big, there's <i>b-i-g</i> and then there's "oh my god, are you [redacted] kidding me this is [redacted] BIG!" That's pretty much how we felt when we first laid our eyes and outstretched hand on Hisense's X1, a 6.8-inch Android smartphone first introduced at this year's CES. You wouldn't be wrong …