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2,400 MS-DOS Games Are Now Free Online (Some of Them Are Porn)

Have you ever wanted to play a classic 90s video game inside a tweet? Neither have I. But now, thanks to the Internet Archive, you can embed over …

Apple's new A8X powered iPad Air 2 smokes new Android tablets, including Nvidia's Tegra K1 Shield Tablet [u]

Feature<p>New Geekbench processor benchmarks show Apple's triple core, 64-bit A8X Application Processor is dramatically faster than the latest Android …

Google is bringing the Chrome OS desktop to Windows 7

The Chrome browser on Windows 8 has had a Chrome OS-like view for a while, but it now looks like that OS-within-an-OS option is spreading to other platforms. François Beaufort notes that Chrome Canary now has an experimental "Chrome OS mode" for Windows 7 that drops you into Google's web-based …

Stephen Colbert Interviews Neil deGrasse Tyson(MUST WATCH!!!)

Why Your Voice Sounds Different Inside Your Head

The voice in your head is a lie. What you hear when you open your mouth is distinctly less velvety than what everyone around hears—and it's your …

'Ignore No More' app makes sure your kids can't dodge your calls

Once you tiptoe past a certain age, ignoring calls from mom and dad sort of becomes <i>de rigueur</i> as you go about your day. That sort of filial nonsense doesn't fly when you're younger though, and now there's an app to make sure you return you young'uns return your parents' calls - it's called Ignore …

How Turbulence Happens, and Why It's Not So Scary After All

Turbulence: spiller of coffee, jostler of luggage, filler of barf bags, rattler of nerves. But is it a crasher of planes? Judging by the reactions of …

Vertu's Signature Touch puts the luxury back into specs

It's been a year and a half since luxury phone maker Vertu ditched Symbian in favor of Android, thus slowly catching up with the rest of the mobile market. Its first Android phone, the Ti, fell behind the curve with its dual-core processor, tiny battery and low screen resolution; then the more …

Samsung breaks from Android with its first ever Tizen phone

Samsung has been teasing a Tizen-based prototype phones for quite awhile now, but it has finally launched an honest-to-God retail device: the Samsung Z. It's Samsung's attempt at a homegrown non-Android OS (first featured on its Galaxy Gear smartwatch), though it developed Tizen jointly with Intel. …

Watch Edward Snowden's interview with NBC right here

Did you miss last night's epic Brian Williams interview with Edward Snowden? Well you can catch it in all its six-part glory after the break. We can't say that anything particularly revelatory came out of the conversation, but it does give you a chance to get to know the world's most famous whistle …

Oppo's Find 7 smartphone poses for glamour shots, two weeks early

So much for surprises. Oppo has been trying to maintain an aura of mystery around the launch of the Find 7 on March 19th, but the design lovers at Red Dot have spoiled things by showing off the smartphone in their product gallery, nearly two weeks ahead of time. While we've had some idea of what …

HTC One sequel rumored to have two rear cameras for better focusing and image quality

Last year's leak of the HTC One's follow-up, the M8, seemingly raised more questions than it answered. When will it ship? And what's the deal with that second hole on the back? We may have a much clearer picture today, though. <i>Bloomberg</i> sources now claim that the M8 will arrive in late March, and …

GSM World Coverage Map- GSM Country List by frequency bands

GSM Bands information by country (November 6, 2017)*:<p>Country / Territory<p>900<p>1800<p>1900<p>850<p>3G<p>4G (live LTE, WiMAX, HSPA+, test, license)<p>If you have further …

Apple copies popular collage app’s icon for iPhoto Web Journals in iOS 7

Apple seems to have “been inspired” by popular collage app Pic Stitch when redesigning iPhoto for iOS 7. Taking a look at the share sheet in iPhoto reveals the icon for Photo Journals as being almost identical to that of the Pic Stitch for iOS icon, save for a quick 90˚ rotation and a color swap. …

Super Mario fully playable online using HTML5

Full Screen Mario gives you the game, but also lets you create your own levels online.<p>You could plug in your old Nintendo Entertainment System, load up a vintage Super Mario Brothers cartridge, and play one of the greatest games of all time. Or you could just pop over to Full Screen Mario and get …

Retrogaming

An iMessage prank every iPhone owner needs to know about

This simple iMessage-based prank is sure to make you laugh.<p>One of the advantages that iMessage has over text messaging is that an indicator is displayed when the other person in the conversation is typing a message. This simple animation gives you a heads-up of an incoming message; I often find …

Pranks

'GTA V' Shatters 7 Guinness World Records

We already knew <i>Grand Theft Auto V</i> was a gaming powerhouse, but now <i>Guinness Book of World Records</i> has confirmed it.<p>The record-keeping publication …

iOS

Apple now has 10 percent of all corporate cash

Moody's declares that of all the cash sloshing around in nonfinancial institutions, Apple has the largest chunk, and it's 9.5 percent more than last year.<p>Only this morning, I was thinking of updating my kitchen and I thought of calling Tim Cook to see if he's got any money lying around.<p>I'd heard …

Wall Street

Interbrand: Apple now most valuable brand, worth estimated at $98.3 billion

Coca-Cola's 13-year tenure as "Best Global Brand" is over, however the new leader shouldn't really surprise you. Apple knocked Penelope Cruz's favorite soft drink from the number one spot on Interbrands' annual valuation report, but after posting massive revenues time and again -- including a …

For longer battery life, change these iOS 7 settings

Some of iOS 7's features -- including hidden settings -- could be killing your phone's battery life. Here's how to make sure your iPhone makes it through the day.<p>Some of iOS 7's new features might be hurting your battery life. Thing is, it's not the standout features like AirDrop or the …

Apps

BlackBerry loses a billion dollars in three months, blames it on failed Z10

BlackBerry has just reported a $935 million hit in Q2 due entirely to what it's calling a "Z10 Inventory Charge" -- in other words, a loss associated with creating a stock of flagship handsets that subsequently failed to sell. Echoing Microsoft's catastrophic write-down due to unsold Surface RT …

What to do when an external display isn't showing full resolution in OS X

There are several reasons why a monitor may not show output at its native resolution.<p>If you have attached a secondary display to your Mac, be it a computer monitor, a projector, or a television, you might naturally wish for the Mac to output video in the display's native resolution. This will keep …

OS X

Obama vetoes ITC ban on older AT&T-compatible iPhones and iPads (update: Samsung responds)

Remember that ITC ban on the import, sale and distribution of some AT&T-compatible iPhone 3G, 3GS, 4, iPad 3G and iPad 2 3G models Samsung won in June? The Obama administration has officially vetoed the ruling. A letter issued to Irving A. Williamson, Chairman of the U.S. International Trade …

UK government considering fines for drivers wearing Google Glass

Wondering what West Virginia and Britain have in common? This. After hearing that a bill in WV would outlaw Google Glass for motorists in the state, a new report from <i>Stuff</i> suggests that the United Kingdom is considering something comparable. A Department for Transport spokesperson was quoted as …

Mashable on Twitter: "The Complete Guide to Twitter Lingo http://t.co/OcB659IcAC http://t.co/Ua93vJdzoV"

New conversation<p>Replying to @<b>mashable</b><p>There is Music Monday?! “@<b>mashable</b>: The Complete Guide to Twitter Lingo http://on.mash.to/1aNtA0b …

How to use iTunes Radio outside of the US (only requires a US iTunes account)

Long story short, sign in with a US iTunes account and iTunes Radio will show up in iTunes upon re-launch. We’re not sure if this easy ‘hack’ will make it to Gold Master but Radio might be in your country by then anyway.

25 HTC One tips

When you've purchased a new handset, it's understandable to be excited by the sheer potential contained within the phone's sleek frame -- but it's …