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Google's Chromecast is getting 2 killer new features

On Tuesday, Google announced a new update to the $35 Chromecast media streaming device that changes the form factor and adds some extra juice to its network speed.<p>It looks cool, but the good news is that for the 20 million of you who already own a Google Chromecast, the device you already have, …

A 5-Minute Guide to Big Data Tools

×<p>Hadoop, Hive, Spark, Presto, Pig, NoSQL—these are words you’d expect to find in a whimsical Dr. Seuss tale. In fact, they are the names of powerful …

25 Habits That Will Make You Smarter

Want to expand your mind? A little bit of effort every day goes a long way.<p>In the Quora thread, “What would you do to be a little smarter every …

Google Docs

The 10 Coolest Cloud Startups Of 2015 (So Far)

<b>Vapor IO: Collapsing Cloud Infrastructure</b><p><b>CEO:</b> Cole Crawford<p>Cole Crawford, a pioneer of the OpenStack cloud operating system, sees "a tale of two …

Dimple expands NFC button-sticker lineup

Remember Dimple? It's the NFC-powered sticker that adds four physical buttons to your Android phone or tablet.<p>I previewed the product last month, shortly before its Indiegogo fundraising campaign went live. Although that campaign has 30 days left, it has already surpassed its initial $43,000 …

Android Phones

OnePlus details Smash campaign, puts a poor Samsung phone to death

Although it’s a little late for some poor smartphones, OnePlus has finally detailed the entry requirements for its “Smash the Past” contest. If you’ve missed the buildup, 100 lucky winners who come up with the most fiendish ways to destroy their smartphone will be the first members of the public …