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Watch new Windows 9 features in action with these leaked videos

Whether you're going to miss the Charms bar or not, users likely have a list of things they love (or loath) about Windows 8. We've already had a few hints at what to expect in the next version -- the classic start menu for example. Now, we have some videos (below) purportedly showing the Windows 9 …

Fall TV 2013: Your Everything Guide to the New Season, Including Premiere Dates!

The new fall TV season is upon us, and as usual, it's jam-packed with so many new shows you can't possibly keep them all straight. That's where this …

Volvo Concept Coupe First Look

Pretty is as Pretty Predicts<p>We’ll have to wait another two weeks to know for sure, but one of the prettiest concepts of the Frankfurt auto show is sure to be this Volvo Concept Coup. Yes, you read “pretty” and “Volvo,” snuggled right up together in the same sentence. “It is the prettiest Volvo …

Plug-in Hybrid EVs

Graft Concepts Wants To Be The Swiss Army Knife Of iPhone Cases

Card slots. A bottle opener. Pepper spray. Defense against a .50 caliber bullet. Whatever you might need on the go, people are thinking of ways for you to integrate it right into your iPhone case.<p>But Y Combinator startup Graft Concepts is trying to cover all your basic needs with one case, using a …

Nikon Leather Camera Case

This case designed specifically for the Nikon 1 V2 camera. It will tightly hold your Nikon 1 V2 camera using the standard screw mount and closely …

Borderlands 2's DLC Tiny Tina's Assault on Dragon Keep lampoons geek culture

This post has not been edited by the GamesBeat staff. Opinions by GamesBeat community writers do not necessarily reflect those of the staff.<p><i>Warning: This post contains spoilers for Borderlands 2 and its downloadable content Tiny Tina’s Assault on Dragon Keep.</i><p>Few games do comedy well, and it is …

Eight features that a 5-star GPS navigator should have

As GPS technology improves and manufacturers innovate, we must raise the bar for what counts as an "outstanding" navigator.<p>There was a time when all that a GPS device needed to do was get you from point A to point B -- preferably alive and in one piece. Over time, we began to expect so much more. …

Maps

2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee EcoDiesel First Test

Better Top to Bottom: Adding High-End Class and Low-End Torque<p>The <i>Motor Trend</i> procedure for First Tests is fairly straightforward. We live with the car for a week, driving a thousand or so miles; then we test it at our track to get the quantitative data; and then, mere hours before deadline, crank …

Fuel Efficiency

2014 Buick Regal First Look - 2013 New York Auto Show

New AWD System, Updated Design<p>Like the 2014 Buick LaCrosse, the midsize Buick Regal will undergo a face-lift and technology infusion for the 2014 model year. Additionally, the Regal GS and Regal Sport will feature a more powerful turbocharged engine and an upgraded all-wheel-drive system. Both the …

Buick

2014 Cadillac CTS First Look

Tweener No More<p><i>Show floor update: More than 500 people watched the 2014 Cadillac CTS unveiling at the Rose Theater at Lincoln Center Tuesday evening on the eve of the New York International Auto Show. The new CTS rolled out with highly stylized front and rear ends and a much trimmer figure.</i> …

Cadillac

2014 Jeep Cherokee First Look - 2013 New York Auto Show

Autos

Windows Blue confirmed as Microsoft hints at yearly updates

Windows Blue, the heavily rumoured update to Windows 8, has been confirmed by Microsoft -- but the software behemoth says the "chances of products …

2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Diesel First Drive

Don’t Just Go Anywhere, Go Everywhere - on one Tank<p>The differences between the current Jeep Grand Cherokee and the 2014 model may not be apparent at first glance. If you happen to see it side by side with its predecessor however, the 2014 has a contemporary look while the pre-facelift model looks, …

2014 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible First Look - 2013 Geneva Motor Show

C7 Drops Top For Global Close-Up<p>Ever since GM pulled the wraps off the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray coupe at the 2013 Detroit auto show, fans of America’s quintessential sports car have been eagerly awaiting the inevitable drop-top version. Now is the time to rejoice, as the 2014 Corvette …

Sports Cars

2013 SRT Viper First Test

Is This the Fastest Car Under $100,000?<p>You, the avid reader, are no doubt aware that we recently hosted a little dust-up between the 2013 SRT Viper GTS and the 2013 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 that ended with the outgoing ZR1 setting a new lap record at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Much hand-wringing and …

Sports Cars

2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Track Drive

Formula Two-and-a-Half Ton<p>The Circuit of the Americas—COTA to its friends—was designed for one singular purpose: to provide Formula 1 with a truly world-class U.S. venue. Anyone who saw the inaugural race last year will likely agree the mission was accomplished. But Formula 1’s 1400-pound, 700-hp …

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