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Zune 2.0: is Microsoft making the same mistakes with Surface RT?

History is in danger of repeating itself<p>Back in June of last year, Microsoft started teasing a "major announcement" that would soon be revealed as its first tablet: the Surface RT. There was an air of excitement, and the expectation that Microsoft might be able to tackle the iPad head-on with a …

Microsoft Still Hopes You’ll Buy A Surface RT, Launches New “Surface Vs. iPad” Ad

Sometimes it feels like Microsoft just can’t help itself. After yesterday’s disastrous earnings report was made even worse because Microsoft had to reveal how badly the Surface RT had been selling, the company today released a new “Surface RT vs. iPad” ad that touts the tablet’s detachable …

Gmail Offers Full-Screen Compose Again

Google has just launched a brand new, but ultimately ineffectual, feature for Gmail users: a full-screen compose option.<p>Enabling this option will push the compose window to the center of your inbox, expanded across the majority of the screen for a better viewing experience.<p>Google launched a brand …

The 50 Greatest Hip-Hop Songs of All Time

Looking for the full list of the 100 greatest hip-hop songs of all time? Check it out right here.<p><i>Editor's note: To make this list,</i> Rolling Stone <i>asked</i> …

Local News Broadcast Airs Truly Unfortunate Report On Asiana Crash

No comment.<p>KTVU News read these names live on television today stating that the National Transportation Safety Board had confirmed that these were the pilots' of Asiana 214.<p>Friday afternoon, Tom Raponi, KTVU/KICU Vice President & General Manager, issued this statement apologizing for the broadcast …

Surface RT May See Huge Price Cut Next Week

Reports indicate that Microsoft may be preparing to slash the price of the Microsoft Surface RT, by almost half. The Surface RT is Microsoft’s first …

driftwood boats

I am pretty sure driftwood boats are nothing new (those who live at the sea have been making them for forever)<p>but with a beach full of driftwood …

Google Teases The Moto X, A Fully Customizable Smartphone From Motorola

Ever since Google bought Motorola almost two years ago, people have speculated what the two companies’ first jointly developed smartphone would look like. Looks like we’re about to find out.<p>According to a report from AdAge, Motorola will publish the first advertisements for its coming “Moto X” …

Love Crossword Puzzles? Add This One to Your List of Addictive Mobile Games This Summer.

Summer’s here, which means it’s<p>time to tackle all those put-off projectsplay with your iPhone instead of doing work.<p>Why not add a little more …

Hard drive maker Western Digital to buy SSD experts sTec for $340M

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Credit: Microsoft<p>Western Digital (s WDC), one of the oldest (and biggest) hard drive makers says that its wholly owned …

Samsung Ativ Book 9 Plus: the new ultrabook champion has arrived

Samsung's dual-OS Ativ Q will no doubt dominate the headlines emanating from the company's Premiere 2013 event that just wrapped up, but for some of us the star of the show was another Windows device, the Ativ Book 9 Plus. This horribly disjointed name has been attached to a laptop the likes of …

Microsoft, Qualcomm to team up on next round of Surface RTs -- report

Microsoft and Qualcomm will work together on the next generation of Surface RT devices, a new report claims.<p>Microsoft will use Qualcomm's Snapdragon processor in some versions of its Surface RT tablets, Bloomberg reported Wednesday, citing people who claim to have knowledge of the companies' plans. …

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Here are 10 apps all new Android owners should have (video)

So you’ve got a new Android device! Congratulations, and welcome to the Android world! Now you need some good apps to put on that bad boy, and we’ve got a list of the 10 ten best apps you should be installing on your Android device first. As per the norm, if you’d rather watch the video just head …