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Ouya fires back, says pre-release console isn't ready for review

Ouya is responding to early reviews of its pre-release Android gaming console, saying that the software is still unfinished. In a statement to <i>GamesIndustry International</i>, the company explains that the 60,000 Kickstarter backers currently receiving their machines are participating in a "preview …

Tori Wheeler Allegedly Stabs Boyfriend Derek Bauer In April Fools' Joke Gone Wrong

An April Fools' joke gone horribly wrong ended with one woman locked in jail and her boyfriend recovering from a stabbing.<p>Deputies in Wagoner County, Okla. say that 18-year-old Tori Wheeler told her boyfriend, Derek Bauer, that she was pregnant as an April Fools' Day joke, News on 6 …

Google releases free Quickoffice iPhone app for Google Apps for Business customers

After releasing a free version of the Quickoffice iPad app for its Google Apps for Business customers in December, Google today announced free iPhone and Android versions of the app exclusively for its Apps for Business customers.<p>Google Apps for Business can already edit Microsoft Office files …

Slow Apps Lose Money: Compuware Helps App Rookies Speed Up For Free

For many retailers e-commerce has become the norm—one of the last hold-outs, H&M, recently announced it would launch a much-belated U.S. e-commerce site in summer 2013—and smartphone apps are not far behind in the playbook. Now through free app monitoring software, one player in the space wants to …

If Twitter Plays Its Cards Right, App Developers Could Pay It A Lot Of Money

The pitch isn't subtle, either: "More downloads for your apps," Twitter's developer site promises.<p>At an event for developers at its San Francisco headquarters Tuesday evening, Twitter unveiled an update to its Twitter Cards technology designed to push users to either download new apps or use the …

Shawn Wayne Hughes Allegedly Tried To Sell Daughter For Girlfriend's Bond Money

A father in Kingsport, Tenn. is accused of trying to sell his 6-year-old daughter to get money to bond his girlfriend out of jail.<p>Shawn Wayne Hughes, 32, has been charged with illegal payments in connection with placement of a child, as well as drug possession, WCYB reported.<p>His girlfriend, …

Apple designs iPhone with wraparound 3D display

Apple has patented a new iPhone design featuring a wraparound display and no buttons.<p>The display would cover the entire surface of the devices and could include two AMOLED screens one on top of the other, according to a patent filing published this week, allowing it to give "an illusion of depth …

Patents

Google’s New Chat Application To Be Named ‘Babel’ [Rumor]

Over the last few weeks, there has been a lot of speculation suggesting that Google is in the process of releasing a unified chat application called <i>Babel</i>. Babel is rumored to have merged services such as Voice, Talk, and Google + Messenger. The new service is also rumored to be a cross-platform …

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Two-headed shark discovered

Scientists have discovered what they believe to be the first-ever two-headed bull shark.<p>A study carried our by experts at Michigan State University confirmed the shark was a single shark with two heads, rather than conjoined twins.<p>"This is certainly one of those interesting and rarely detected …

Minuum keyboard project crosses $60,000, developers detail Wearable Development Kit

Last week, when we’d first talked about Minuum, I’d mentioned that the company was halfway through to reaching its stretch goal of $60,000, that would allow them to build their own Wearable Development Kit. The crowd-funded Indiegogo project hasn’t lost its momentum since surpassing its initial …

Wearable Tech

Samsung sees A4WP wireless charging as the future

Source: Wired<p>Wireless charging is becoming an increasingly popular feature in top of the line smartphones. The new Galaxy S4 comes with built in wireless charging, but Samsung doesn’t see the Qi technology (the current standard found in most wireless charging products) used in its new flagship …

Wireless Charging

The 10-Year-Old Security Sink Hole Slowing the Entire Internet, Explained

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The largest known hack attack of its kind brought the Internet to a crawl for users all over the …

How to find truly free wireless access

You're in the middle of a city park. You're at a rest stop on the side of the road, seemingly in the middle of nowhere. Or maybe you're simply in your living room. You turn on your computer and have instant, secure access to the Internet without requiring any network cables or log-ins -- or even …

The biggest cyber attack in the history of the Internet is happening right now

Wikimedia Commons<p>At this very moment, the largest cyber attack ever declared is emanating from a decommissioned, nuclear-war proof NATO bunker with five foot-thick concrete walls and a reputation for harboring spammers and cybercriminals. It’s all part of a dustup between CyberBunker—so named for …

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