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United Nude Lo Res Concept Car

Most concept vehicles resemble something that could be on the road in the future. The United Nude Lo Res Concept Car however, looks like it could be …

Talib Kweli, Elzhi & Phonte – No Competition (prod. Khrysis)

Learning To Code On The Street

It’s 7:33 AM. Leo is leaning over his laptop writing some practice lines of code while I sit nearby on leftover sandbags from Hurricane Sandy. It’s cold, but it is a great morning.<p>A little less than three months ago, Leo became an Internet icon when he declined my offer of $100 in cash in favor of …

Samsung smartphones to follow in Apple's 64-bit footsteps... at some point

Samsung will follow Apple by having a 64-bit version of its Galaxy smartphones, according to the company's co-chief executive. When? That's less clear. "Not in the shortest time. But yes, our next smartphones will have 64-bit processing functionality," said Shin Jong-Kyun, talking to journalists in …

Audio pioneer Ray Dolby passes away

We've sad news to report today in the world of audio: Ray Dolby has passed on. His death comes relatively soon after losing both Dr. Fritz Sennheiser and Dr. Amar Bose, and as with those two gentlemen, Dolby's legacy will continue to impact viewers and listeners around the globe for many years to …

These Are the Starships of Our Dreams

There's nothing more beautiful than a starship hurtling through space — or even diving into a planet's atmosphere. Here is a collection of gorgeous …

Everything Wrong With The Chronicles Of Riddick in 8 Minutes?

<b>Everything Wrong With The Chronicles Of Riddick in 8 Minutes?</b> That hardly seems like enough time. Then again, I could sum it up in five seconds — Vin …

Let's Visit Some of the Beautiful Locations in the Next Final Fantasy

Square-Enix has just released no less than five trailers showcasing the locations of <i>Lightning Returns</i>. For a world that's about to be destroyed, …

Who's the most absurdly competent character in all fiction?

We love competence porn — but some characters are just too competent for their own good. I'm talking about people who have planned for every …

Charlie Jane Anders

WSJ: Google Is Building An Android Game Console And Smartwatch

Google may be working on an Android-based game console, smartwatch, and an updated version of the Nexus Q, if reports are to be believed. According to the Wall Street Journal (paywall), the Mountain View-based company is looking to develop these products as a means to combat anything Apple has been …

My 'One Week Later' Review Of The Samsung Galaxy S4

Last week I started to review the Samsung Galaxy S4. Rather than take notes and build up a view of the device in a few weeks time, I’m going to review my usage of the device as I go along. Rather than a formal review process, I’ll simply look back on how the latest Android device is working out …

Google Now will change the way we use our smartphones

As Google Now gains more functionality, we see more and more what a Big Deal™ it will become<p>This is not a guess. It's not even a prediction. Google …

Best Samsung Galaxy S4 Accessories

What's next after you snag the next big thing? Accessories, of course. We've rounded up the best add-ons to get the most out of your new phone.<p>PCMag …

Upcoming 10-inch Galaxy Tab reportedly powered by Intel Atom CPU

Reuters and Korea Times report that Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 will run on Clover Trail+ CPU<p>Chip giant Intel could be about to enter the Android tablet world …

Android 4.3 pops up in the wild after skipping Google I/O

After failing to appear at Google I/O, evidence that Android 4.3 is forthcoming soon has been leaking out slowly. Now, the first photos of the next sweet iteration of the mobile OS running on a device have been spotted. It looks to be a new flavor of Jelly Bean rather than the whole slice of Key …

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How Sony and Nintendo can battle the Xbox One

Microsoft's Xbox One is out of the bag, and the next-gen console war's in full swing. So what happens next? Truthfully, the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and Wii U are still big boxes of mystery -- even though one's already been out in stores for months.<p>So, how will this new gaming landscape shake out? …

James Martin

Forget what you know, next-gen consoles change everything

For the better part of a decade the video game landscape remained mostly unchanged, complacent in a sea of sequels, motion controls, and downloadable content.<p>It's a generation that has lasted longer than any other before it, albeit for generally good reasons. And perhaps most impressive is that …

James Martin

15 best Android Widgets for your home screen!

Widgets have been around for a long time. It used to be one of the features that made Android better than iOS. These days, our reliance on widgets has waned. Between better designed apps, quick settings, Android Nougat’s app shortcuts, and more powerful notifications, there aren’t too many reasons …

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10 best music streaming apps and music streaming services for Android

Music streaming has grown up tremendously since its inception and is now among the best ways to listen to music. Many streaming services let you listen for free, which has helped curb the need for piracy while artists still get at least a little bit for their work. It’s also easily accessible with …

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