Alexis Walters

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The biggest stories of 2013: Console wars, Bitcoin's boom and the NSA's very bad year

2013 was a bust! Or so we've been told. Whether you follow that line of thinking or reflect on the last 363 days in a more optimistic light, it's clear the year wasn't all big breakthroughs and great triumphs. This was the year of government surveillance revelations, fallen giants and lackluster …

Here Are All The Movies Netflix Is Adding On Jan. 1

New year, new ways to kill time on your couch.<p>Last week, Reddit's r/NetflixBestOf posted a list of the 89 films Netflix is purging from its instant streaming service at the start of the new year. While it's true that a lot of classics (as well as some awesomely bad films) will be expiring at …

Bad news for cord cutters: ABC starts restricting access to full TV show episodes

Fans of <i>Modern Family</i>, <i>Scandal, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.</i> and <i>Revenge</i> just got another item to add to their list of New Year’s resolutions: find their …

Sprint Wants To Revive Nextel As A Business Brand, Merge Boost + Virgin Mobile Into ‘Sprint Freedom’

It was only six months ago that Sprint decommissioned and shut down the Nextel iDEN push-to-talk network, and while the carrier has no plans to bring that legacy service back, the brand is another story.<p>According to a source close to the company, Sprint wants to introduce Nextel again — as a brand …

The man behind NYT Magazine's gorgeous covers is headed to Apple

You may not know the name Arem Duplessis, but you've no doubt seen his work on the cover of <i>The New York Times Magazine</i> in the past 10 years. As design director at <i>NYT Mag</i>, he crafted some of the most stunning work in the publication's history -- examples seen above -- and he's just been hired away …

OneNote for Android updated with new widget and multi-window support

Microsoft is updating its OneNote Android application today, adding some useful features to its note-taking app. While OneNote has previously supported simple widgets with quick access to photos, audio, and new notes, the latest update now includes a widget to display recent notes on the home …

Hey, Chromebooks Are Doing O.K.

It’s time that Chromebooks got a little respect.<p>The question of whether people are buying these cheap, lightweight laptops came up again recently …

Market Crash In the Works: “A Canary May Have Just Keeled Over”

As holiday shoppers raided Black Friday sales and internet retailers ahead of Christmas, the establishment media heralded a new era of economic boom …