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Everything you need to know about Google Play Music

Google’s Play Music has been around for some time now. It acted like your standard music player with a few bells and whistles thrown in, such as being able to play stream music instead of just off of your internal storage. The app had a really nice techno-themed design as well.<p>As you know, Google …

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Google's Map Dive takes us on a virtual skydive across seven instances of Chrome (video)

During Google's extended edition opening keynote this morning, there was a distinctive lack of skydiving. However, developers showed off lots of interesting things, including functionality highlighting the easy, real-time syncing of data across multiple instances of the Chrome browser -- whether on …

Light up your Converse All-Stars with Adafruit's DIY tutorial (video)

If you missed out on the L.A. Lights craze of the early '90s, fear not -- there's hope for you yet. Adafruit's DIY enhancement for Converse All-Stars takes customized kicks to a whole new level with the science of electroluminescence. To light up the star on your Chucks, all you need is a pair of …

Google Glass rooted and hacked to run Ubuntu live at Google I/O

Today at Google I/O the company held a session entitled "Voiding your Warranty" where employees demonstrated how to root Google Glass and install Ubuntu on it. What you're seeing above is a screenshot from a laptop running a terminal window on top and showing the screencast output from Glass on the …

Editor's Letter: When it rains, it pours

<i>In each issue of Distro, editor-in-chief Tim Stevens publishes a wrap-up of the week in news.</i><p>It's been a slow couple of weeks here through the beginning of May. Everyone, it seems, was saving up to pile all of their announcements at once, leaving us scrambling and our RSS feed spinning. Over the …

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Valve gives 'Half-Life 2' official Oculus Rift support

Last month, Valve blockbuster <i>Half-Life 2</i> got an unofficial port to the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset, but now the publisher is making things official in a new beta build. <i>Polygon</i> reports that Valve’s lead programmer behind the Oculus Rift port of Team Fortress 2, Joe Ludwig, posted the news on …