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Helpful Tips and Tricks for your Galaxy S4 May 7th 2013, 20:05
If Samsung’s flagship proved too tempting for you to ignore, then you’ll be after some tips on how to get the best out of it. Step right up, as we unearth some hidden features, and show off a few Galaxy S4 tips.Media files:
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BMW pegs i3 plug-in EV pricing at around $40,000 – close to that of a well-equipped 3 Series May 7th 2013, 19:45
BMW isn’t sure buyers will be able to qualify for the $7,500 federal tax credit afforded to most other EVs currently on sale in the U.S. Beyond that, buyers will have to pay for the range-extending two-cylinder engine and a loaner car package.Media files:
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‘Assassin’s Creed’ creator Patrice Désilets parts ways with Ubisoft again May 7th 2013, 19:10
Patrice Désilets and Ubisoft have parted ways once again. The publisher claims that the Assassin’s Creed co-creator “left the studio,” though Désilets describes his departure as a “termination” that he will “vigorously” fight.Media files:
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Microsoft talks Windows Blue: expect update by holiday 2013, pricing still to come May 7th 2013, 18:47
Microsoft’s Chief Marketing and Financial Officer Tami Reller reveals that the upcoming update to Windows 8 won’t be free, will be geared for both Windows 8 and RT, and will be optimized for mini slates.Media files:
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Rovio promises to sync ‘Angry Birds’ progress across platforms May 7th 2013, 18:24
The major drawback of gaming on mobile devices is that your saved progress is lost when you switch from tablet to smartphone. After a few years of industry domination, it seems Rovio has finally noticed the problem and reached a solution: Rovio Accounts.Media files:
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35 percent of Google’s products are shut down May 7th 2013, 18:18
A new study has shown that 35 percent of Google’s all-time product line has been shut down, with social products and acquisitions faring the worst. The Google Reader, as well, is scheduled to be shut down later this summer.Media files:
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Flammable, metal-spewing airbag? BMW to recall 220,000 vehicles worldwide – including M3 May 7th 2013, 18:15
BMW is the latest carmaker to fall victim to faulty side airbags produced by Japanese supplier Takata Corp. Collectively, 3.4 million vehicles have already been recalled because of the part.Media files:
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Best iPhone games May 7th 2013, 17:49
Here’s our picks for the best iPhone games currently available. We weeded through the thousands of titles to bring you the cream of the crop.Media files:
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Fast cat: Amped-up ‘R-S GT’ is to Jaguar as ‘Black edition’ is to Mercedes-Benz May 7th 2013, 17:45
Jaguar has officially decided to expand its R-S GT badging, equating it to the AMG Black series from Mercedes. Which model will next see the moniker denoting extremity? Most likely the XFR-S.Media files:
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Facebook cuts off access for Path May 7th 2013, 17:25
Up-and-coming social network Path is gaining followers, but just lost a crucial Facebook connection. Is the move competition-related, or is Facebook sick of spam complaints related to Path’s invite process?Media files:
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All-new Mercedes-Benz S-Class interior photos leaked and it’s better than we had hoped May 7th 2013, 17:00
Needing to fill the Maybach void, Mercedes has upped interior of the 2014 S-Class to new heights. With two 12.3-inch screens in the dash and some retro styling, the all-new S-Class perfect marries old- and new-school Mercedes in one elegant package.Media files:
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Aereo sues CBS in pre-emptive move to protect Boston expansion May 7th 2013, 16:49
After weeks of legal threats from CBS and Fox, Aereo pre-empted any potential attempt by the broadcasting incumbents to stave off its planned expansion to Boston on May 15 by filing a lawsuit against CBS today.Media files:
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Warner Brothers used memes to advertise – and now they’re getting sued by Mr. Nyan Cat May 7th 2013, 16:45
Unlicensed meme use can land you in hot water – just ask Warner Bros., who unpermitted use of two of the Internet’s favorite cats has led to a lawsuit.Media files:
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Stop burning your hands and put your bread through this toaster tunnel May 7th 2013, 16:20
The Arzum Firrin toaster has redesigned the conventional toaster by putting the tray on its side, allowing for better heat control. Not to mention the decreased risk of burning yourself!Media files:
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Hands on: This music app helps your attention instead of stealing it May 7th 2013, 16:03
Need some background music but keep getting distracted? Focus@Will combines the best of both worlds with its new app that actually makes you concentrate harder thanks to its music.Media files:
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Sony announces Vaio Fit line of mainstream laptops, refreshes old series May 7th 2013, 15:58
Sony announced a new series of aluminum-encased laptops called “Fit” that supposedly has features comparable to the company’s more high-end computers despite its entry-level price point. The company also announced its 2013 refresh of its All-in-One Tap 20, All-in-One L series, and T-series 15 to be released by mid-May.Media files:
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Would you buy a Jaguar ‘Q-Type’ or ‘XQ’ crossover? Jaguar is hoping so May 7th 2013, 15:15
Jaguar has a big decision to make: base its forthcoming compact crossover on either its all-new compact sedan platform or off the Land Rover Range Rover Evoque. Either way, we know it’ll be brilliant. Here’s hoping they re-think the Q nameplate, however.Media files:
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Germany sentences Torrent.to owner to nearly four years in jail May 7th 2013, 14:55
A German court has sentenced the founder of a file-sharing torrent site to almost four years in prison for his involvement in illegal distribution and copyright infringement. Now all they have to do is physically catch him.Media files:
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Rumor: iPad Mini 2 with Retina display may be coming late 2013 May 7th 2013, 14:44
A rumor has put the iPad Mini 2 down for a late 2013 launch, and suggested the new version of the tablet will come with a Retina display, just like that seen on its bigger brother.Media files:
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Wolfenstein: The New Order brings back B.J. Blazkowicz this fall May 7th 2013, 14:41
Wolfenstein returns. Bethesda Softworks confirms today that Wolfenstein: The New Order will be coming to PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, PC, and “next-generation consoles” in Q4 2013. The press release describes the game as a “reimagining” of the seminal first-person shooter series, from the Uppsala, Sweden based studio, MachineGames. The text underneath a reveal trailer posted on […]Media files:
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This YouTube channel wants to reward you for overshared travel stories May 7th 2013, 14:25
We’re all used to the stereotype of boring others with vacation stories, but what if there was an eager audience out there for that kind of thing? And better yet, what if you could win a trip around the world for sharing your tales?Media files:
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Academia and Facebook are finally getting along, and applicants are taking notice May 7th 2013, 14:15
According to research, college applicants are paying increasing attention to universities’ social outreach efforts. In addition to academic standings and student perks, how well a college is able make a social media imprint is starting to matter more and more.Media files:
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Alfa apocalypse now: Alfa Romeo confirms plans to build its own version of the 2014 Jeep Cherokee May 7th 2013, 13:15
After years of rumors, the Alfa Romeo SUV is finally coming. Will it be true to the brand’s heritage?Media files:
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HTC tablet return rumored again, could do so with 7-inch and 12-inch Windows 8 slates May 7th 2013, 12:45
A rumor discussing the announcement of a 7-inch and 12-inch HTC tablet has come up, which can be linked to a similar report from late last year. This time, we’ve got some more details about the tablets – known as the R7 and the R12 – and a possible release date too.Media files:
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Sun-powered BoostSolar charger juices up your phone while riding shotgun May 7th 2013, 12:16
Want a more eco-minded way of charging your phone? Why not harness the power of the sun with Eton’s BoostSolar phone and tablet charger?Media files:
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Teaser website for Nokia’s Lumia 928 pops up, drops big hints regarding the camera’s low-light performance May 7th 2013, 11:12
If you want proof the Nokia Lumia 928 is almost ready for launch, look no further than a teaser website put up by the company, which shows the phone’s low-light camera abilities, and uses the Lumia 928 name in its URL.Media files:
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32GB version of the Galaxy S4 comes to AT&T, priced at $250 with a two-year contract May 7th 2013, 10:33
AT&T has confirmed it will be stocking the 32GB Galaxy S4 alongside the basic 16GB version of the phone. It’s good news, as Android and TouchWiz take up almost half the available storage space on the 16GB model.Media files:
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The Digital Self: Our online lives are our ‘real’ lives May 7th 2013, 10:15
For too long, we have misunderstood “the Internet” and “real life” as disconnected realms. They aren’t – and believing they are too often has dire consequences. It’s time to put the false disconnect between offline and online to rest.Media files:
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Internet sales tax bill passes Senate, headed to the House May 7th 2013, 09:15
Potentially bad news to anyone that likes to shop online and skip out on paying sales tax, the U.S. Senate passed a bill that will allow states to roll out an Internet sales tax for many online retailers.Media files:
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Beer drone using GPS will deliver frosty brew at music festival May 7th 2013, 08:15
Definitely an awesome way to order a beer while listening to your favorite band on stage, the OppiKoppi Beer Drone will send a cold one floating down from above to your GPS location.Media files:
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