Chris Takier

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Windows finally has a good web browser

Edge is the browser Windows 10 deserves<p>For two decades, the default web browsing experience in Windows has been Internet Explorer. Over the years, Microsoft’s home-built browser became bloated, insecure, confusing to use, and just plain hated by many users. A lot of people turned to alternatives, …

HTC's M9 flagship phone reportedly coming in March alongside smartwatch

The M9 could make some big camera changes<p>HTC has already begun the hype cycle for its next flagship smartphone by teasing its March 1st Mobile World Congress event, and now Bloomberg has some more details on what might be in store. The follow-up to the HTC One M8 is indeed codenamed M9, the news …

RDS bros @ryandecenzo and @scottdecenzo taking in a little supercross. #rds #reddragon #reddragons http://t.co/Qq31r5qDDZ

RT @TNADixie: Classic moments in TNA history come from Feast or Fired. Huge stakes. Hard to lose one of these talented wrestlers. http://t.co/JblWEFhWC7

Apple Watch wins the wrist war before it starts

Ever since Tim Cook unveiled the Apple Watch last September, it’s been one disappointment after another as far as I’m concerned. Apple’s first wearable won’t come in the minimalist form factor of the fitness bracelets I love. Worse yet, the launch version of the fashion-forward device will lack …

AP Poll, Week 11: Kentucky stays atop, Indiana enters poll for first time

Indiana enters the poll, and Iowa hoops has a big week as all three of the state's major programs are ranked for the first time.<p>Kentucky has retained …

Google in talks with Ford, Toyota and Volkswagen to realise driverless cars

<b>News:</b> Google is holding discussions with some of the world's biggest automotive manufacturers in an attempt to bring self-driving cars to market by …

New England Beats Indianapolis 45-7 In AFC Championship

As a cold rain poured down, the New England Patriots crushed the Super Bowl dreams of the Indianapolis Colts with a 45-7 victory.<p>The Patriots established their lead early, scoring two touchdowns in the first quarter. The Colts scored one touchdown in the second quarter, but after a Patriots field …

Man dies in Taiwan after 3-day online gaming binge

<b>Hong Kong (CNN) —</b> A 32-year-old man was found dead in an Internet cafe in Taiwan after a marathon three-day gaming binge, the island's second death of an online gamer this year.<p>The man, surnamed Hsieh, entered the cafe in Kaohsiung, Taiwan's second largest city, on January 6, Jennifer Wu, a police …

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Google said to be in talks to invest in SpaceX at $10B valuation

SpaceX has gone where most startups never have: to space. And it looks like Google may well want in on the excitement.<p>According to a report this morning from The Information (subscription required), Google is close to putting a substantial investment into Elon Musk’s rocket company at a valuation …

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Today Is The Last Day To Buy Google Glass

Google is ending the Glass experiment. After today, Google will stop selling the novel device — at least in its current form. Google insists the product is still in development and it’s highly likely that a new version will eventually be released.<p>News broke last week that the Google Glass will be …