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Top iPad apps gone free

We find the best iPad app gone free for you daily. Our appPicker PDI selects only the top iPad apps free for the day as they happen so you know they …

Panasonic confirms 65-inch Smart VIERA WT600 UHD TV with HDMI 2.0

The paint is still wet on the new HDMI 2.0 specification, and already it's getting some use. Panasonic's rumored new Smart VIERA WT600 TV with support for the new 4K / 60fps input, as well as DisplayPort 1.2a, has just been given the official nod. The 65-inch set also offers up a built-in H.264 …

Intel Core i7-4960X

<b>Pros</b><p>The fastest consumer processor money can buy for multi-threaded workloads. Asus makes a great motherboard now that Intel has killed its own …

Intel Corporation

Monoprice's Stealthy Transition Into PC Gaming Peripherals Is Worth Paying Attention To

It wasn’t long ago that when a friend asked where to purchase audio or video cables online at a <i>reasonable</i> price (I’m looking at you, Monster Cable), my answer was always Monoprice. That response remains, but the online retailer has stealthily expanded into several new product categories including …

Sony Officially Reveals QX10 and QX100 Lens-Style Cameras

Rumors of Sony's lens-style cameras, which are designed to work in conjunction with a cell phone, have been swirling for weeks. They've been …

Boiled Chinese Dumplings

<b>Andrew Zimmern’s Kitchen Adventures</b> Ring in the Year of the Snake with these superb dumplings. The recipe is much easier than you’d think and they …

Miley Cyrus Twerking: The Internet Reacts (PICTURES)

Miley Cyrus's performance at the MTV Video Music Awards has caused a Twitter furore.<p>The former Disney turned pop starlet has reinvented the term …

Google is laying the groundwork to build its own self-driving car—without a major auto manufacturer as partner

Once again, Google is apparently working on its own version of hardware at the same time that it’s partnering with mainstream manufacturers of the same kind of device. But this time, it’s a car.<p>A report by Amir Efrati includes details of Google’s exploration of what it would take to build its own …

Autonomous Cars

Sony's impressive strategy stole the show at Gamescom

The opening of Sony's Gamescom press conference this year was a revelation--and not because it was filled with any earth-shattering announcements, or CEO-related mishaps. Rather, it showed Sony--a company that for the longest time seemed to have completely lost the plot--finally getting its act …

FIFA (Video Game)

Restaurant Owner Dumps Seamless And Does Fine Without It

Pedro Munoz, owner of Luz in Brooklyn, New York, told Bloomberg Businessweek that he became frustrated by Seamless taking 14% commission and taking a month to give him his share.<p>So Munoz encouraged customers to order directly from his website instead of from the popular delivery service.<p>How did it …

Restaurants

US government seized $5 million from Bitcoin behemoth Mt. Gox

Mt. Gox CEO Mark Karpeles and chief marketing officer Gonzague Gay-Bouchery at their Tokyo office.<p>Things keep looking worse for Mt. Gox, by far the largest company in the nearly four-year-old economy that has sprung up around the virtual currency Bitcoin. Back in May, federal agents seized $2.1 …

'Fight for what you believe in': How best-selling authors battled rejection - TODAY.com

Today<p>James Patterson, Samantha Shannon and Khaled Hosseini talk about how they dealt with rejection and got their careers going.<p><i>Samantha Shannon’s “The Bone Season” is the first pick for the new TODAY Book Club. Read</i> <i>an</i> <i>exclusive excerpt and</i> <i>RSVP to join a Google Hangout with Shannon and Natalie</i> …