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Hackers Just Exposed Thousands Of Gamer Passwords From Sony, Microsoft, And 2K

According to CNET, the Pastebin link includes usernames and passwords for 2,131 PlayStation Network users, 1,473 Windows Live users, and 2,000 2k Game Studios users.<p>The hacking group had previously said it didn't want to leak customer data, but explained why it changed its mind in the Pastebin …

The best iPad apps for tennis

The yearly tennis circuit is underway, and so it’s likely a good time to discuss the different tennis apps available for the iPad. Whether you wan …

Hands On With Google’s Incredibly Clever Cardboard Virtual Reality Headset

Each year at I/O, Google gives all of the developers in the audience a gift. Some years it’s a tablet. Some years it’s a laptop.<p>This year? It was a piece of cardboard. Yeah, yeah, they gave attendees some other stuff, too — but that cardboard!<p>Once you tear the seal on Google’s lil’ slab of …

How to take photos of fireworks

Taking photos of fireworks is not as difficult as you might think. Rather than pointing your smartphone or dSLR toward the sky and hoping for the best, keep these tips in mind before setting off to watch the holiday light show.<p>Set up<p>Get into position early. For the best results, scope out the area …

Nearby Super-Earth is Best Habitable Candidate So Far, Astronomers Say

On a clear night, you might be able to spot the red dwarf star Gliese 832 through a backyard telescope, as it is just 16 light years away. Today, …

How to make a VR headset with a pizza box, smartphone and $21 worth of tech

Google is bringing virtual reality to Android phones with cardboard — literally.<p>The Cardboard project is Google's attempt to bring inexpensive VR to its operating system using items you can find around home or buy at a hardware store or order online. Those include actual pieces of cardboard (an …

Brain surgeon: There's no point wearing bicycle helmets

If a car manufacturer suddenly told you fenders were useless, you might raise an eyebrow.<p>If a sporting goods designer told hockey goalies that their serial-killer masks didn't prevent concussions, there might ensue a fight.<p>So when a neurosurgeon offers that cycle helmets are pointless, you might …

20 best Android apps this week

It's time for our weekly roundup of the best new Android apps and games to have emerged on the Google Play store.<p>As ever, prices are correct at the time of writing, but may have changed by the time you read this. (Free + IAP) means in-app purchases are used within the app.<p>Want more apps? Browse …

Watch this guy shred through four decades of video game music

Sure, some video games require lightning-fast fingers, but even the most insane combos in <i>Street Fighter</i> don't quite compare to running up and down a guitar's fretboard lickety-split. To pay tribute to 40-plus years of gaming history, YouTuber FamilyJules7X put together an <i>epic</i> 17-minute performance …

Samsung Launches World's First Tizen Smartphone

Samsung has finally announced the world’s first Tizen smartphone, the Samsung Z. It will be available in Russia in the third quarter of this year, and Samsung says there are plans to expand it to other markets.<p>Other than being equipped with the new Linux-based mobile operating system, the Samsung Z …

'BioShock' series lives on with help from the second game's dev team

The news that <i>BioShock</i> and <i>BioShock Infinite</i> developer Irrational Games was winding down was a punch to the gut for many last year, but it turns out there is a bit of silver lining. The franchise will live on with developer 2K Marin, the studio that handled <i>BioShock 2</i>, according to GameSpot. Someone …

An alarm clock that wakes you up with an orgasm? We interviewed the inventor!

Ladies, if you have trouble waking up in the morning or hate the sound of that annoying alarm clock, here’s a more, erm, pleasurable alternative: …

Almost Half Of All iPhone Owners Purchase Their Handset For Its Battery Life

IDC has investigated the main “smartphone purchase drivers,” and in a recently published chart (above) the iPhone’s battery life is highlighted as …

Want to Relive the Excitement of Apollo 10?

Apollo 10 is among the most overlooked missions of NASA's lunar landing program. It wasn’t the first flight to take men to the Moon and it didn't land on the surface. So what was it? Apollo 10 was the dress rehearsal before Apollo 11's successful landing at the Sea of Tranquility. It was the flight …