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Guillermo del Toro's 'The Strain' brings a vampire virus to television in 2014

Guillermo del Toro imagines incredible worlds and brings them to the screen. Now, the creator of <i>Pacific Rim</i>, <i>Hellboy,</i> and <i>Pan's Labyrinth</i> will be bringing his best-selling vampire book series <i>The Strain</i> to a television audience. The series will star <i>House of Cards</i> alum Corey Stoll as the head of the …

Pinterest Launches ‘Place Pins’ To Help Pinners Plan Their Trips

Pinterest released a new set of tools for users that would help them “explore” and share the things around them. At an event with 150 “Pinners” (and an untold number of journalists) at Pinterest HQ in San Francisco, CEO Ben Silbermann announced that the company would introduce new ways to plan …

Watch a volcano birth an entire new island

Off the coast of Japan, an exploding volcano has formed a new island about 650 meters in diameter. You can see it spewing and spouting black volcanic …

Xspin Bluetooth Sensor Is Like GPS Tracking For Indoor Bicycle And Elliptical Rides [First Look]

Now that winter has hit the country, cycling has moved indoors for much of the U.S. That means straddling a stationary bike or throwing your trusty road or mountain bike up on a stand (or if you’re really brave, rollers).<p>That’s where the Xspin comes in. it’s a small box filled with sensors and a …

Canon PowerShot SX170 IS review: No AA batteries, but still good photos, features for the money - CNET

MSRP: $179.99<p><b>The Good</b> The <b>Canon PowerShot SX170 IS</b> is a good choice for budget-conscious buyers who want to do more than point-and-shoot, thanks to its semimanual and manual shooting modes and large, comfortable controls.<p><b>The Bad</b> Despite the switch to a rechargeable battery, the SX170 is still pretty …

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Xbox One SmartGlass companion app now available on iOS, Android

The second screen experience has a chance to become a major part of the next generation of gaming. Microsoft brought the Xbox One SmartGlass app to …

Designing apps for Android 4.4 KitKat - what's new?

Got an eye for design? Google wants it to shine through in the latest version of Android. With 4.4 KitKat, Google’s barely two week old update is providing even more ways for developers to make apps their own. Design is becoming an increasingly important topic among those in the mobile community; a …

Tim Cook urges employees to refresh themselves on Apple’s code of conduct in video message

Apple executives have reached out to employees today in a company wide email urging them to review Apple’s Business Conduct Policy, a document describing how employees should conduct themselves in and outside the company while representing Apple. An email from Apple’s SVP and General Counsel Bruce …