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Our 10 Favorite Windows 10 Universal Apps for PCs and Phones

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 21:15
Microsoft has committed to unifying its app store to support all screen sizes from phones to high-powered desktop PCs. Here are the best apps so far.

Rumor: Apple Streaming Service Expected at WWDC

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 21:15
Don't expect to see Apple announce its streaming service until June, but it might be worth the wait.

How Blizzard Will Fight Gamer Jerks

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 21:15
In crafting the Heroes of the Storm MOBA, Blizzard has been figuring out how to deal with less-than-polite gamers.

Apple Watch to 'Ignite' Smartwatch Market

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 21:15
Cupertino is expected to ship some 15 million Apple Watches in 2015, to become the No. 1 smartwatch vendor.

Google Now Helps You Compare Auto Insurance

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 21:15
Our advice: Use Google's tool as a way to quickly get quotes from a number of insurance companies, but do a little more research on your own, too.

How to Survive a Zombie Apocalypse (Hint: Not in the City)

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 21:15
Cornell University researchers have great tips on how to avoid zombies and keep your brains intact.

Softcard Mobile Payment App Shutting Down March 31

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 21:15
The company, portions of which were acquired by Google, is encouraging users to download Google Wallet instead.

OK Google, Make Me a Martini

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 21:15
No, the search giant can't actually make you a drink. But it is looking to help you get drunk.

EA Shutting Down 'SimCity' Studio Maxis Emeryville

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 21:15
Development on SimCity and The Sims will continue at EA's studios.

Lollipop Running on 3 Percent of Android Devices

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 21:15
The latest stats come amidst reports that Lollipop is not yet fully encrypted by default.

Imgur Brings Your Favorite Memes to iOS

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 21:15
The simple user interface includes receding navigation and menus, putting "the awesome content" front and center.

iPad Pro at Monday Event? Probably Not

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 21:15
Production of the massive device is reportedly set to begin this fall amidst display panel supply constraints.

Instant Ramen Creator Momofuku Ando Gets Google Doodle Treatment

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 21:15
Google today is celebrating the college dorm room favorite with a homepage doodle honoring instant ramen creator Momofuku Ando's 105th birthday.

Twitter Should Hire Curt Schilling as Sheriff (Seriously)

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 21:15
Dear Dick Costolo, your troll-killing champion has arrived

Report: 'HBO Now' Streaming Service Coming Next Month

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 21:15
The highly anticipated service will reportedly set you back $15 per month, and be available on Apple TV.

Get Ready to Jam With Rock Band 4

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 21:15
The next-gen Rock Band will hit shelves later this year for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

Intel Talks Mobile Gaming, Iris Graphics

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 21:15
The chip giant inks deals with Ubisoft, Raptr, and others to beef up its gaming creds.

Here's How to Get a Job at Facebook

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 21:15
Zuckerberg also admitted to his love for Spanish ham.

Microsoft Tips Xbox Dev Tools for a Windows 10 World

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 21:10
Redmond has new game and app tools for developers to make the Windows 10 transition a smoother process.

Hands On With Kyocera's Solar Prototype

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 21:10
Kyocera always has some thought-provoking concept phones. This one has a solar panel in its screen.

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