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See Google's refined plan to build a huge tent for its new headquarters

Google's remained quiet since announcing its plans to remake its Mountain View, California headquarters, other than saying it wants to build giant glass canopies instead of a traditional roof. Now, we're getting a clearer idea of what the company is imagining.<p>Mountain View's planning officials …

Outdoor Spaces

Samsung does its own Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge teardown

While iFixit is quick to tear apart new devices to gauge repairability, Samsung has its own look inside the new Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge. The company offers a breakdown of the components that make up the two handsets rather than a step-by-step process. However, it does include a bit of an …

Rich Clune says he threatened 'to rip that jersey off' Cody Bass

Toronto Maple Leafs forward Rich Clune had harsh words for Nashville Predators forward Cody Bass during an altercation before their game on …

Just like violence in any other medium, there are times in gaming where certain bloody depictions cross the lines of taste. In many cases, these …

Mortal Kombat

Speed test puts every iPad ever made under the gun

The iPad lineup has seen a ton of changes since Apple introduced its first tablet in 2010. Not only have the form factors evolved ever so slightly, but the internal components have pushed the product line from a cool reading/gaming device into a powerhouse machine that can replace your laptop.<p>To …

IPad Pro

11 ways to make your iPhone run faster

1/<p>Get rid of old photos.<p>Steve Kovach/Tech Insider<p>Deleting unnecessary files is another great way to speed up your phone. If you've got hundreds of …

Apps

Fallout 4 Secret Room Has Every Item, Here's How to Get In

A secret room inside of Bethesda's post-apocalyptic RPG Fallout 4 has been discovered. The room, accessible in the game's PC version, apparently features every item in the game, including all weapons, armor, and more. YouTube channel Tyrannicon (via <i>Game Informer</i>) has an overview of what you'll find.<p>…

The Elder Scrolls

Get Free Halo 5 REQ Pack By Checking Out New Interactive Site

With just two weeks to go before its release, Microsoft has launched a new interactive website for Halo 5: Guardians. The website features five videos each for Master Chief and Spartan Locke, which dive into the game's galaxy-changing story. Locke believes Chief is a traitor, while Chief think he's …

Halo

How to Save Websites as PDFs

Utilizing the iBooks app, iOS 9 allows you to save website as PDFs. From iBooks, you can print your PDF or send it via email for file sharing outside of iBooks. iOS 9 makes saving a document or website as a PDF as easy as sharing a post to Facebook.<p>To do this, first open the website you want to …

iBooks

New concrete absorbs 1k+ gallons of water per minute

Severe storms and blocked up drains mean excessive water on roads, in parking lots, and over walkways. In smaller quantities, these situations are an …

Metal Gear Solid 5 voice actress is doing a Let's Play of the game

Of all the characters in <i>Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain</i>, the scantily-clad assassin Quiet is one of the most controversial. Some people love her, while others find her outfit to be crass pandering. But what about the woman behind Quiet?<p>In the video above, voice actress and model Stefanie …

iPad app reveals the hidden waves of Wi-Fi and cell signals flowing around us

When you're looking for a Wi-Fi signal, it's sometimes fun to imagine that you might one day be able to see the waves of available Internet access as …

iPad Apps