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Blizzard Launches Facebook Streaming for Battle.net Games

Sat, 08/27/2016 - 18:45
Now, all your Facebook friends can watch you get SCV rushed.

Like Instagram, Twitter Working on Keyword-Blocking Tool

Sat, 08/27/2016 - 18:45
We don't know when it might come out, but Twitter has allegedly been working on a tool that will allow users to block any keywords (or hashtags) they want.

Facebook Trending Topics Loses Human Editors

Sat, 08/27/2016 - 18:45
The trending news section of the world's largest social network is now completely automated.

Everything Leaving Netflix in September

Sat, 08/27/2016 - 18:45
More stuff leaving Netflix? We hate to break it to you but... yes.

Ink an Apple Music Deal, Get Penalized by Spotify?

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 18:43
Spotify says charges that it penalizes artists for inking deals with Apple or Tidal are "unequivocally false."

Kindle Readers See Blue Screen of Death on Windows 10

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 18:43
There were multiple reports this week of Windows 10 PCs crashing after Amazon e-readers and tablets were connected

Aloft Hotel Adds Siri-Equipped Rooms

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 18:43
At two Aloft Hotels, you can change your room's temperature, lighting, and music by yelling at Siri.

Report: Unfair Working Conditions Persist at Apple Supplier

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 18:43
Workers at one Chinese company make an average of $2 per hour, according to a workers' rights watchdog.

Sprint Adds HD Streaming Option to Unlimited Plans

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 18:43
HD streaming costs $20 per month more for each line. Otherwise you're stuck watching 480p video.

Using an Old Dropbox Password? Time for a Update

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 18:43
Dropbox is ensuring that a batch of leaked login credentials don't affect your account security.

Apple Patents Method to Catch Phone Thief's Fingerprints

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 18:43
The patent describes software that would send fingerprints, photos, and other forensic information to Apple.

Report: Robot Babies Do Not Curb Teen Pregnancy

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 18:43
It turns out giving a teen a robot baby for two days does not deter them from getting pregnant.

DJI Osmo+ Camera Mount Gets Zoom Lens

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 18:43
The handheld camera stabilization system now features a 7x zoom.

Don't Believe the Marketing Hype With Driver-Assist Tech

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 18:43
Not all crash-prevention systems are created equal and knowing their differences could mean life or death.

Play Solitaire, Tic-Tac-Toe in Google Search

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 18:43
Type the game title into the mobile app or website for instant fun.

Facebook Open-Sources AI Code

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 18:43
The company released three sets of code—DeepMask, SharpMask, MultiPathNet—with related research and demos.

Garmin Tips Luxury Fenix Chronos Smartwatch

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 18:43
Three "luxurious" styles are now available for up to $1,499.99.

CBS All Access Lands on Xbox One

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 18:43
For $6 a month, subscribers can now watch new and classic TV shows on Microsoft's game console.

A Plane Full of Cameras Flies Above Baltimore To Help Police

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 18:43
The plane, which has prompted privacy concerns, can send real-time aerial imagery to police on the ground.

Rumor: Google Fiber Team Looks to Cut Costs, Staff

Thu, 08/25/2016 - 18:40
Still, despite potential cutbacks, Google Fiber is coming to Salt Lake City.

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