Nathan Vidra

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Sergey Tolchinsky with goal of the year candidate in OHL

You probably won't see a better goal at any level of hockey this season.<p>We've seen a couple between-the-legs goals this season in the NHL, but Sergey Tolchinsky, a prospect currently playing for the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds of the Ontario Hockey League, raised the bar on Friday night when he …

Pokemon X and Y titles chosen to represent a cultural meeting point

Game Freak chose to name the latest installments in the Pokemon franchise <i>X</i> and <i>Y</i> after the world's axis, as a way to convey the idea that all players exist on the same plan despite our differences, director Junichi Masuda said in a recent Iwata Asks feature.<p>According to Masuda, <i>X</i> and <i>Y</i> represent the x …

Woz: Apple may have to build a non-iPhone phone

In an interview, Apple's co-founder offers up the "almost treasonous" idea that Apple should work with Chinese partners to create a totally different phone.<p>The whole point of Apple was always to think the unthinkable.<p>So it's always lovely when co-founder Steve Wozniak says what he's thinking, in …

Steve Wozniak

Samsung Sells 15 Million Smartphones in China in Q2 2013

Samsung is not showing any sign of slowing down in China at all. After topping China’s smartphone sales for the first time last year and then selling a record 12.5 million smartphones in the country in Q1 2013, the Korean firm has carried on that momentum to chalk up sales of more than 15 million …

7 Secrets We Learned About The 'LEGO Marvel's Avengers' Game

Gaming<p>Find out what the hottest game news, new game releases.<p>Gaming<p>Actors from the 'Harry Potter' films will also reprise their roles in the …

Mobile

Motorola unveils Moto X with 2,000 variations, including wood cover

After teasing it for weeks, Motorola finally unveiled its American-manufactured, customizable smartphone: the Moto X.<p>The Google-owned company said users will be able to customize a number of the parts on the Moto X, including various colors and materials such as wood. In total, more than 2,000 …

Apple Will Reportedly Use Samsung Retina Screen For Next iPad Mini

Apple suppliers in Asia are working on a next-generation iPad Mini that will have a high-resolution retina display from Samsung, the Wall Street Journal reports, in an interesting collaboration between the two smartphone rivals.<p>Component manufacturers have reportedly been told that Apple is …

What's inside Nvidia's Shield gaming handheld?

How, exactly, did Nvidia manage to cram the guts of a game controller and a smartphone into a portable console? Teardown and repair site iFixit has the answer: it pulled apart the Nvidia Shield to show you the guts of the handheld.<p>You can see how the cooling system works, pulling air in through the …

Is Verizon's Droid franchise losing its cool factor?

Once the preeminent brand in Android, the Droid brand has taken a backseat to flagship phones like the iPhone 5 and Galaxy S4. Verizon hopes to get its mojo back with Droid Ultra.<p>These are the Droids Verizon's been looking for -- but does anyone care?<p>Verizon Wireless and Motorola Mobility on …

Mobile

How Google has been making Android a safer place since 2012

Last year in June, Google brought Android Jelly Bean 4.1 to the world. It was a wonderful day, too. It brought with it Project Butter, which spelled the end for lag for a lot of people. Android was running smoother and more complete than ever. Who’d have known that just a year later, we’d be …

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Samsung dominates, Apple stalls in Q2 global smartphone shipments

A Samsung Galaxy S4, right, with the older Galaxy S3 behind it.<p>The second quarter of 2013 brought more good news for Samsung but less so for Apple, at least as far as smartphone sales go. But the year isn't over yet — in fact, the toughest fight is yet to come.<p>Tracking firm IDC's numbers on global …

Mobile

10 Essential Strength Exercises for Runners

Do these exercises consistently, and you’ll run faster and stronger.<p>Whenever the topic of strength training and running comes up, most runners tend to respond with, “Wait, I’m supposed to do something other than running?” Supplementing running with strengthening exercises will not only aid in …

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