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5 ways to maximize your savings on Amazon

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Here's Offworld Trading Company, a real-time strategy game that's trying something new

So far as the strategy gaming community is concerned, Soren Johnson earned his stripes back in 2005, when he designed the highly-regarded <i>Civilization 4.</i><p>Since then he has worked on <i>Spore</i>, done a stint with Zynga and maintained a blog on game design.<p>Now he's back in the thick of Windows PC strategy …

Pendrive Computer

All you need to get started is a 2 gig pendrive that's laying around. Here is the reason to do it. You have higher internet security when it comes to …

11 Ways To Make Your PC Run Faster

From small tweaks to your settings to purchasing some new RAM, there's plenty of options for everyone's budget and skillset.<p>So before you toss your computer aside for a new one, try out these suggestions to get your PC chugging along again.

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The Best SSD

The SSD you should buy for your computer or PlayStation 4<p>For your money, nothing breathes life into an aging PC like a sold state drive. Faster …

'Skyrim' Modders Bring 'Morrowind' To Life In Amazing 'Skywind' Mod

The <i>Elder Scrolls</i> modding community never ceases to impress.<p>Whether they’re beautifying the world of <i>Skyrim</i>—or simply making its characters more visually appealing—there’s always something new going on. One modder even created a full single-player game which he used as a job application.<p>But there’s …

Latest Skywind Mod Trailer Reveals West Gash Preview (video)

A new teaser trailer has been released this week showing the latest developments being made in the fan made Skywind mod for The Elder Scrolls V: …

Skywind, the mod bringing Morrowind to Skyrim, is looking for voice actors

The team behind <i>Skywind</i>, the fan-made mod promising to bring the world of <i>The Elder Scrolls 3: Morrowind</i> to <i>The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim</i>, is putting out the call for vocal talent to flesh out their project's audio, according to a video from lead designer and landscaper "SquallyDaBeanz."<p><i>Skywind</i> has been …

Android customization - how to regain storage space by cleaning the cache on your Android device

Last week on our Android customization post, you got to play with image files and change up your wallpaper on your Android device. After messing with all those image files, you may be finding that your internal storage space is strangely low, so we should try to fix that.<p>There are many things you …

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Google to FCC: if the internet is a Title II utility, let us expand Fiber

Verizon famously said that if the FCC heeds President Obama's urging and declares the internet a Title II utility, it would cause "great harm to an open Internet, competition and innovation." But exactly the opposite of that may happen, according to a letter from Google to the FCC. Mountain View …

10 Things In Tech You Need To Know Today

<b>1. Marissa Mayer is considering buying a cable network.</b> Yahoo considered acquiring Scripps Networks Interactive.<p><b>2. Who is Rony Abovitz?</b> Google led a $542 million investment in his company. We have a long profile looking at who he is and where he came frome.<p><b>3. Elon Musk is getting divorced for a</b> …

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8 apps to help you actually keep your 2015 New Year's resolutions

New Year's resolutions are tough.<p>Though we may start the year with the best of intentions, old habits die hard and too often we're back to our old …

Apps

Amazon’s C4 cloud-computing instances may launch soon

Amazon Web Services, the leader in the market for public cloud infrastructure, is getting ready to release its latest server slices to developers the world over.<p>The C4 instances, first announced in November, will launch in seven regions, according to a blog post that went out in an RSS feed but is …

Cloud Computing

How Big Data Will Transform Our Economy And Our Lives In 2015

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Deven Parekh is a managing director at Insight Venture Partners where he manages investments in e-commerce, consumer Internet data, and application software businesses on a global basis.</i><p>The great Danish physicist Niels Bohr once observed that “prediction is very difficult, especially …

6 ways to delete yourself from the internet

Finally ready to get off the grid? It's not quite as simple as it should be, but here are a few easy-to-follow steps that will point you in the right direction at the very least.<p>If you're reading this, it's highly likely your personal information is available to the public. And by "public" I mean …

This Cybersecurity Medicine Might Be Tough To Swallow

Imagine you’re the CEO of a thriving company and you’ve been horrified by the news of the Sony hack, the Target breach and the litany of security issues that have plagued big companies in recent years. You swear you’re going to do whatever’s necessary to make sure it won’t happen to your company. …