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HTC to be at One with gold hue, too?

Apple's iPhone 5S might not be the only gold-colored smartphone on store shelves soon.<p>A China-based Sina Weibo user on Friday published photos of what the person says is a new HTC One featuring a gold finish. The part in the image appears to be authentic, but it's impossible to know for sure if …

iPhone

How to access hidden Netflix streaming settings

Streaming Netflix on a home computer works well most of the time, but depending on the quality of your Internet connection, you may experience the occasional hiccup. And when that happens, it can be frustrating to watch as the video buffers. If the problem is with your ISP, you typically don't have …

Apps

Google: Invite a friend to the Google Glass Explorer Program

The Google Glass proliferation is beginning. And, for those who want a piece of the action it's going to take knowing friends in high places.<p>Google started sending out e-mails to some of the owners of the Google Glass Explorer Edition on Tuesday saying that these select few were allowed to invite …

Google Glass

Newly leaked NSA program sees 'nearly everything' you do

The National Security Agency has a secret program that allows it to see just about everything a person does on the Internet, according to a new report.<p>NSA leaker Edward Snowden, who is still holed up in a Moscow airport, has reportedly leaked to The Guardian new details on a high-powered, secret …

Surveillance

Google Play Games app now available

We knew the Google Play Games app would be arriving in the Play Store some time today, and now it is officially available for download. The same app …

Plantronics BackBeat Go 2 stereo Bluetooth headset review: Improved sound -- and now water-resistant - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The lightweight, reasonably priced <b>Plantronics BackBeat Go 2</b> wireless stereo headset improves upon the Go 1, with better sound quality and a sweatproof design, The step-up <b>BackBeat Go 2 + Charging Case</b> includes a protective case that has a built-in battery for charging on the go.<p><b>The Bad</b> …

Consumer Tech

Golf fans can vote for pin position

For the first time in the 95-year history of the PGA Championship, fans will play a role in the course setup for the tournament, which starts Aug. 8 …

Apple eyes way to entertain your iPhone callers on hold

Callers waiting on hold for you via your iPhone may be a bit less bored if a new Apple patent ever sees reality.<p>Published Tuesday by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, a patent dubbed "On-hold visual menu from a user's communications device" envisions a way to share your music, photos, videos, …

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office