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Run Windows 8 or 8.1 directly from a USB drive on any computer -- for free

The Enterprise edition of Windows 8.x has a feature called Windows To Go that lets you create a working version of Microsoft's tiled operating system …

[watchface][SW2]moto360 watchfaces style [Update V2.0/2-7]

Hi everybody, as I've got many requests to make moto360 watches, here it is.<br>More is coming soon <br>Thanks to @malinda03 for sharing moto 360 photos on G+<p>…

[VisualTrue][APP] clock Neon, AmperRed, BtConnect + system clock battery without %.

<b>[MOD][APP]</b> <b>Watchfaces Neon for Sony Smartwatch</b> <b><br>in Google Play</b><br>Update 3.5: added a fourth "color" style hours. <br>A program is a set of widgets digital …

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Oscars 2014: the final countdown

Frock? Check. Speech? Check. Tablecloth? Check. There's a mere five hours to go until red carpet coverage of the 86th Academy Awards starts, and seven until the ceremony. So you should be fully primped and primed for this year's Oscars.<p>If not, we can help: below is a comprehensive reading list of …

Oscars 2014: 10 things to look out for at this year's ceremony

1. Directors making history<p>The Academy Award for best direction has usually been content to play classy second fiddle to the acting categories. This year, however, it looks set to make headlines. If Alfonso Cuarón wins for Gravity, he becomes the first Latino film-maker to ever take the prize. If …

Sony Developing Horror Film Based on the Mystery of Elisa Lam

Adrien Brody: life after the Oscar

The night after Adrien Brody won the Oscar for best actor in March 2003, he went to a restaurant and the entire room stood up and applauded. Eleven years later, he makes a far more low-key entrance at the fancy Bondi Beach restaurant Icebergs – no PR, no entourage, wearing flip-flops, and slightly …

Poll: What's the worst audio format?

Moving forward from the earliest days of Edison cylinders in the late 1880s, there is a long list of consumer audio formats that garnered popular support, while many others disappeared without a trace. The 78 RPM record, 45 single, and LP all enjoyed mass acceptance. Reel-to reel tape never took …

Obama: We're building Iron Man

The real news sometimes passes us by, as we eke out our survival and freak out at the state of our lives.<p>I am grateful, therefore, to have been sent this snippet that might just change the way you think and live.<p>For here, at a White House press conference earlier this week, is President Obama …

The world's largest aircraft can fly for three weeks (it's not cute)

Thanks to technology, the world is becoming a darker place.<p>No, I'm not suggesting that we're becoming less and less enlightened, as we sacrifice our minds to the robots.<p>Instead, I'm merely indicating that we will soon not be able to see that thing we currently call the sky.<p>There'll be Jeff Bezos's …

Texas woman wins half-million dollar revenge porn lawsuit

A woman in Texas has won a rare, major legal victory in a revenge porn case. Local station ABC KTRK reports that a civil court has awarded the anonymous woman $500,000 after her former boyfriend of seven years posted photographs and videos from their relationship on YouTube and other sites as a way …

Google's 'Projected Mode' in-car system possibly leaked by Mercedes-Benz

Job adverts aren't most reliable way to hear about new technology, but interesting ones do crop up from time to time, and that's why our eyes are drawn to one recently posted by Daimler, the parent company of Mercedes-Benz. The ad requests the services of a software engineer who can help the German …

Why Samsung Ditched Google In Its New Smart Watch

But Samsung made an unexpected move in the new version by abandoning Android as the watch's operating system. Instead, the new Gears run Tizen, another open source operating system that Samsung, Intel, and others are working on.<p>Some see the move to Tizen as a signal that Samsung wants to distance …

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Qualcomm Toq, A Smarter Smart Watch

Qualcomm Toq is not new. It hit the market in November 2013 in the US, but there’s something smarter about the newest entrant to the smart watch and wearable field than meets the eye.<p>This quantified self thing has possibly made us more aware of ourselves. We are living, and will continue to live in …

Microsoft's 'Scroogled' ad campaign has new leader as two top execs leave company (update)

Microsoft's internal reorganization after the ascension of Satya Nadella to the CEO role continues. Tony Bates, the company's executive vice president for business development and evangelism, and Tami Reller, its marketing chief, are both leaving the company, according to <i>Recode</i>. The moves are …

Samsung Gear Fit named "Best Mobile Device" of Mobile World Congress

After the lackluster performance of the original Galaxy Gear, Samsung has to be thrilled with the response that their Tizen-powered wearables are …

Android and Windows getting along inside your PC? Nope

<b>commentary</b> Waiting for a crush of devices running both Windows 8.1 and Android? Don't.<p>CNET learned this week that the Asus Transformer Book Duet TD300 -- the most recent high-profile attempt to try to pull off this duality -- has not gotten a warm reception from at least one of the operating system …