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Let the Games Continue . . .

The <i>Hunger Games</i> films may have begun as Suzanne Collins’s hugely popular trilogy of books aimed at young adults, but with a new director and a star who scored the best-actress statuette at this year’s Oscars, the second installment of this blockbuster franchise is all grown up.<p>“One of the big …

Absolutely Stunning Illusion of an Underwater Waterfall

Mauritius is an island nation officially called the Republic of Mauritius, or in French, <i>République de Maurice</i>, located in the Indian Ocean about …

Google Considered ‘Pew Pew Pew’ As the Activation Phrase for Google Glass

One of the neat features in Google’s Glass wearable computer (and camera) is voice commands. Say “okay glass,” and the device will start listening …

4 Fun Tricks to Enhance Your Photos With Lightroom's Graduated Filter Tool

A few weeks ago I shared some key tips on how to get a lot out of Lightroom by using only a handful of sliders and while this is a great place to …

Details Emerging About Sony’s Upcoming Full Frame Mirrorless Camera

We reported in December 2012 that Sony was planning to unleash a full frame mirrorless within a year. We’re about halfway to that one year mark now, …

Cory Monteith’s Best ‘Glee’ Performances

Cory Monteith was found dead Saturday in his Vancouver hotel room. To celebrate his life, enjoy some of his best performances.<p><b>"I Can't Fight This</b> …

Stunning Macro Shots of Vibrant Coral Reefs

Coral reefs are the most varied and arguably the most beautiful of all marine habitats. Often referred to as “rainforests of the sea”, coral reefs …

Top iPad apps on sale

Find daily discounts on top iPad apps here as we scan the store to select only the best apps with super savings on their normal price. Sign up to our …

Apple Wants to Sell More iPhones Through Its Own Stores — But Can It?

Apple sells a lot of iPhones through its retail stores — but not nearly as many as it would like. Indeed, at a recent gathering of Apple Store …

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8 Terrible Startup Decisions And How To Avoid Them

Failure can be devastating, but business owners who dust themselves off after a decision gone awry are often better for it. Learning the hard way can lead to better processes, stronger hires and improved customer retention, to name a few upsides.<p>We asked several successful entrepreneurs from the …

Microsoft's 'Companion Web' bridges the gap between desktop, tablet, & phones

The amount of connected devices we use every day has increased dramatically in the past few years. Whether we’re using our phones, desktops, laptops, tablets, smart TVs, or wearable tech, the number of screens that we look at to provide information and entertainment are increasing.<p>Microsoft thinks …

WhatsApp expands its business model to iOS, will cost users 99 cents per year

Even though the WhatsApp iPhone application received an update yesterday, the popular messaging service made it <i>official</i> in a blog post today, detailing notes from the latest release. What's especially interesting here, however, is that WhatsApp is bringing a familiar cost scheme over to Apple's …

Searching on Facebook: Why Google doesn't need to worry

I'd really like to find my Facebook friends who like bacon and live in San Diego, said absolutely no one. The query is one of an infinite number of obscure searches that you can, but won't, use Facebook Graph Search to answer.<p>Graph Search is meant to be an intelligent search engine that helps …

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Even women who aren’t engaged are saving wedding pics on Pinterest

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Flickr/epsos<p>We all know that Pinterest is full of aspirational photos of things you might not be purchasing anytime in …

This Japanese company wants to 3D print your unborn baby's face

One of the biggest problems with having babies is that you have to wait nine months to see what they look like up close. 3D printing, however, is changing that.<p>Working alongside Japanese clinics, Tokyo-based medical engineering firm Fasotec has started a program that gives expecting parents 3D …

Apple Slams The Door On Super Mario

Apple has closed the loophole in its iOS Developer Enterprise Program that let MacBuildServer, a company that assists mobile developers, build and install an unofficial app that allows people to play Nintendo games on their iGadgets.<p>Technically, the app emulates a Game Boy Advance. Nintendo doesn’t …

Logitech's new Z600 Bluetooth speakers cost $150, let you connect up to three devices at once

A simple, virtual stroll through the internet would easily convey that Bluetooth speakers aren't the hot item they once were. Still, who would complain about having a vast amount of options to choose from? The latest set comes by way of Logitech with the Z600, a pair of Bluetooth 2.0 sound blasters …

Guy That Sells Fake Twitter Accounts Makes Over $128,000 In 10 Months, He Says

James Clegg, who operates a fairly large-scale fake follower business, raked in $128,000 in profits in the last 10 months, reports PC World's Christopher Null.<p>He's done so well in this business, he quit his day job as an accountant, he told Null.<p>Clegg offered the inside skinny on his operations:<p>He …

'Star Wars' uploaded to Instagram Video as hundreds of 15-second clips

What’s your favorite 15 seconds of <i>Star Wars Episode IV?</i> If you don’t have an answer right away, no problem — someone has been painstakingly uploading the entire 1977 classic to Instagram Video as hundreds of tiny snippets. Better still, <i>Gizmodo</i> points out that the person behind the madness is doing …

Google Chrome for iOS Updated With Full-Screen for iPad, Google App Integration, and More

- Jul 18, 2013<p>Google has released a major update to its Chrome browser for iOS, bringing the version up to 28. The updated brings a number of new …