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Watch teens react to computers with 20-year-old Windows 95

Fine Brothers decided to create an episode of their "Teens React" series dedicated to Windows 95, VentureBeat reports. The show films the reactions of a group of people after being shown something they've never encountered before, in this case Microsoft's operating system triumph from 20 years …

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Zuckerberg channels Iron Man to tell us Facebook has bought face-swapping tech

Get ready for a lot of face-swapping in Facebook videos, folks.<p>On Wednesday, Facebook acquired Masquerade (also known as MSQRD), a mobile app that …

Spectacular 700-Part Kerbal Battleship Took Two Full Days to Build

Dark Souls' PC Version, Fixed Up And Looking Fine

Dark Souls. Dark Souls? Dark Souls! Dead End Thrills is still at it, pulling down some dramatic new

Dark Souls

To Explore Space, You're Going To Need A Fancy Scanner

Tiptoe through Spotify's untouched tunes with Forgotify

Not every song is a smash hit,<p>and for every Katy Perry,there are thousands of Justin Guarinis praying for some attention. At last count,there are around four million songs on Spotify that haven't even been played -- which is why some kind soul has created Forgotify. Simply head to Forgotify.com, …

Cinemagram update takes all the work out of making animated gifs

Playing around with Cinemagram's moving photo feature is pretty darn fun, but it comes at a cost: effort. Unlike publishing a Vine or an Instagram video, you need to think about it; what part of this photo do you want to animate? Did you map out the moving area correctly? It's a lot of work. Well, …

Unread, The New King Of iPhone RSS Readers

Unread is an iPhone alternative to the king of iPad RSS readers, Mr Reader. Not that it works the same way, or looks anything like Mr Reader, or has anything to do with it at all. No, the thing that the new super-minimal, gesture-based Unread has in common with Mr Reader is sharing.<p>Some folks read …

iOS

Spotify-Compatible DJ App 'Pacemaker' Launches for iPad

DJ app Pacemaker has launched, bringing a minimalistic mixing interface with various features to the iPad. The app allows users to connect a Spotify account to access and mix any song from the music service's catalog, with the app also including support for tracks from an iTunes library. Once songs …

LaCie Fuel brings 1TB of wireless streaming storage to your Apple devices for $199

We're quite familiar with LaCie's reputation for stellar storage devices, and here at CES 2014, the outfit is expanding its territory. The company has just outed Fuel: a 1TB portable repository for that media library, offering wireless streaming to your Apple arsenal. With no internet connection …

Parrot's MiniDrone climbs walls, rolls across the ceiling, is really, really small

Parrot's been offering up relatively small updates to its AR.Drone line each year at CES, and while the quadcopter is, without question, one of the most immediately recognizable in the space, we've been waiting to see a genuinely fresh take on the product. The MiniDrone delivers -- and then some. …

Parrot's Jumping Sumo 'bot gets some pretty impressive air (video)

Oh, and Parrot's got one more thing up its sleeve at tonight's CES Unveiled event, and while this one can't actually fly, it's still pretty damn neat. The company's calling it the "Sumo," for reasons that aren't immediately clear -- the "insectoid" label it's also tossing around seems a bit more …

JayBird launches BlueBuds X in-ear Bluetooth headphones for $169.95

If you thought JayBird's Freedom Sprint headphones were the only pair the company had planned for release this year, think again. Today marks the launch of BlueBuds X, an in-ear Bluetooth set with a microphone for taking calls, and a selection of the company's trademarked features. "Shift" …

Linksys brings back its hackable WRT router, adds dual-band 802.11ac WiFi

Remember Linksys' WRT family of routers? Based on the number of user reviews for the WRT54G alone, we think some of you do. For the uninitiated, however, the WRT line became something a cult favorite thanks to its open-source firmware, which allowed hackers to build custom software builds, and even …

'100' dares you to film yourself learning a new trick in a hundred days

Karen X Cheng left Microsoft’s Office team with a farewell resignation video. In her first year away from Microsoft she taught herself to dance, creating a viral video of her daily progress. The inspiring video became so popular that Cheng was able to turn the idea into a project: 100. The site is …

EVGA Tegra Note 7 review: a gaming tablet with much to offer, much to learn

There's no shortage of tablets available on the market, but it's surprisingly difficult to find one that performs well for an affordable price. Aside from the Nexus tablets Google has put out over the past two years, we've only seen a few products in the $200 price range deserving of our praise. …

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Nike bringing new features to original Fuelband on November 6th

Worried that your first generation Nike Fuelband would be left in the cold in favor of the revamped model? The sportswear company has announced that early adopters will get a firmware upgrade that'll provide better tracking algorithms, double-tap for the time and sessions support. Of course, since …

Fantastical 2 for iPhone wants to be your all-in-one calendar and reminder app

From its humble beginnings on OS X, Fantastical's contextual input changed the way plenty of people set appointments and reminders. When it arrived on the iPhone last November, the app became the first calendar software to reach number one on the App Store. Almost a year later, and Flexibits is …

Ingress beta for Android now open to all augmented reality fans

For the past year, the Ingress beta has been as much an exclusive club as it is an augmented reality game -- you've had to request an invitation to play. Google and Niantic Labs must want more of us to join the party, though, as they've quietly dropped the invitation requirement. Any Android user …

Bit.Trip Run! Is Our iOS Game Of The Week [Editor’s Pick]

The fine folks at Gaijin Games released the sequel to their hit <i>Bit.Trip Runner</i> game on Thursday and we can’t seem to put it down.<p>Originally set to be called <i>Bit.Trip Runner2: Legend of Rhythm Alien</i>, <i>Bit.Trip Run!</i> is a super fun romp through the whimsical environments as Commander Video, the Bit.Trip …

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Fantastical 2 for iPhone combines your calendar and your to-dos

Flexibits today announced Fantastical 2 for iPhone, a new version of its trademark calendar app which brings an iOS 7-inspired design, Reminders support, week view, background refresh, and more. The app is a paid upgrade for all users, and hits the App Store today for an introductory price of …

'Call of Duty: Ghosts' on Xbox One will only run at 720p resolution, PS4 will run at 1080p

We're just a few weeks away from the launch of the Xbox One and the PlayStation 4, and with those new consoles will come some big launches like <i>Call of Duty: Ghosts</i> — but we're just learning that buyers of Microsoft and Sony's new hardware won't have the same experience with that game. Mark Rubin, …

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Save Drives Is Like TiVo For Your Car

<b>Save Drives</b> — Navigation — Free<p>You can prepare all you want, but accidents happen. When they do, Save Drives thinks that you should have documentation. It’s an app that turns your phone into a dashboard camera to log your drives. It maps your courses, tracks your distances driven, and records the …

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Delivery Status Touch gets iOS 7 interface, background updates, and more

Delivery Status Touch has been update for iOS 7, with a refreshed interface and some iOS 7-exclusive features. Background notifications are …