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The problem with the internet of things is that you often have to buy expensive add-ons or replacements to get all those clever sensors; you may not want to buy a bike computer just to track your rides.
Add two inline skate wheels with 360-degree rotatable casters to the base of a skateboard and you've got a Fast and Furious -style drifting device known as a freeboard .
Every successive generation of video games is hailed for its massive improvements in graphics performance, but what about sound? That too has come a long way -- and soon there may be a documentary chronicling the history video game audio.
A few months ago, Amazon finally took the wraps off the Fire Phone . Given that the rumors of an Amazon smartphone have been floating about for a while now, safe to say that many were eager to see what Amazon had to offer.
At $60 per year, an Xbox Live Gold subscription isn't cheap, but Microsoft's working to make the all-access package a bit more attractive to gamers.
It's been tough times for Sony, and it's very much aware of it. While we hear all about the company cutting loose unsuccessful parts , the other side of the coin is ensuring Sony can make another hit.
Ask anyone who's tried maintaining a long-distance relationship : it's hard , and video chats, text messages and phone calls don't always satisfy our emotional needs.
It looks like the full body scanner that airports employ in their security searches, where these are used to check for concealed weapons or bombs.
Have you done any business with UPS recently? You'd better check out the company's website : some of its stores may have leaked your personal data.
Movie theater texters here in the US are viewed as the lowest of the low , but certain spots in China look far more kindly on those cinematic simpletons.
For a while now, folks have been discussing how Rapiscan backscatter X-ray machines used at various security checks can be easily duped.
Google's Street View is a fantastic online service that allows one to check out other places worldwide, such as the iconic Angkor Wat , without having to pack and head for the airport.
Glenn Greenwald and Laura Poitras launched their own news site, The Intercept , to post high-profile leaks without worrying about the hassles that can come with publishing through major media outlets.
While David Cameron's broadband filters are doing an admirable job of shielding Britain's young eyes from adult content, the government reckons it can do more.
Yesterday, Community Health Systems announced that Chinese hackers had managed to steal the healthcare records of 4.5 million of its customers .
Those old Lego Minecraft sets are cute, but the construction toy company's finally gearing up to release new ones that look much more like standard Lego sets -- and yes, they come with mini figures.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 04:28 am
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