Kay Nguyen

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Google cars designed to speed because obeying the law can be dangerous

Google’s self-driving cars are designed to exceed the speed limit by up to 10 miles per hour because stubbornly obeying the law can be a danger to everyone on the road. The legal and philosophical consequences of this fact are fascinating.<p>In a recent Reuters review of the Google car, reporter Paul …

Sprint divorces its Framily, offers new shared-data plans

Divorce

Galaxy Mega 2 has Samsung taking notes from Tab

The Galaxy Mega 2 is well on its way to market, it would seem, as a leak suggests the second wave of massive smartphones make their way to the …

Phones

Superhero Workout app: Get fit by fighting aliens

Working out takes motivation, and apps can help -- with habit building, progress tracking, competition, community forums, or even a storyline. My personal favorite, Zombies, Run! 5k Training, helps you build fitness over a period of weeks as you get invested in your role as a hero helping a UK town …

Apps

Twitter now officially says your timeline is more than just tweets from people you follow

Many Twitter users have noticed that Twitter is now inserting tweets into their timelines that seemingly don’t belong. This is not an accident. Twitter has updated its help document, “What’s a Twitter timeline?”<p>In addition to the basic, essential definition of a Twitter timeline—“all Tweets from …

Social Media

What Is a Good Credit Score?

Banks and loan companies typically don’t know you personally and have no way of knowing how likely you are to pay back a loan on time. So to …

Samsung announces Galaxy Alpha—built with metal, but on a budget

Samsung trades raw specs for better materials in a 4.7-inch package.<p>Samsung has officially announced its first metal phone in a very long time: the …

Florida man used Siri to dump body of dead roommate

If you’ve toyed with Siri, you’ve probably asked her where to dump a body. It’s one of those snarky, endearing things that makes Siri fun. One guy …

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P.T. is pure video-game marketing genius

I've been playing games for over 25 years and I've never been as frightened as I was during P.T.<p>You simply cannot buy this kind of genuine interest.

Genius

One More Reason to Buy a New iPhone at an Apple Store

Apple offers one more reason to buy a new iPhone at an Apple Store, and it will be in place in time for the iPhone 6 release date according to a new …

Google pulled popular music player Rocket Player off the Play Store

<b>Update:</b> Developer Justin Tipton of JRT Studios reached out over the weekend to let us know that Rocket Player has been reinstated. Here’s his statement:<p><i>I’m excited to let you know that Rocket Player is back in the Google Play store! Our eleven-day hiatus from Google Play store is over. Our</i> …

10 Mind-Blowing Videos Every Entrepreneur Must Watch

In just a few minutes, a powerful video can help shape your life and chart the direction of your business.<p>When executed well, inspirational, educational, and motivational lectures and lessons are extremely powerful. Why? Because they express what we know, recognize, feel, believe, think, accept, …

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Virtual Reality's Next Hurdle: Overcoming 'Sim Sickness'

After a decade out of the spotlight, virtual reality has returned to pop culture — and with a vengeance.<p>Facebook bet big on the technology earlier this year, purchasing the pioneering company Oculus VR in a $2 billion dollar deal. VR has taken center stage at events like South By Southwest and …

When PayPal refuses buyers protection against eBay fraud

If you are thinking of selling on eBay, don't accept PayPal if the buyer wants to collect in person. Ask Philip Ryan. He recently lost £700 when fraudsters bought his used car though a hijacked PayPal account. He thought it was safe to hand over the keys after the money had been transferred into …