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Canon Takes Apart a $11,000 Lens To Show You What's Inside

Sat, 05/28/2016 - 15:30
It's no How It's Made, but Canon offers a fun video that showcases just how much stuff is inside its EF200-400mm F4L IS USM Extender 1.4x.

VirnetX Goes After Apple for iMessage, FaceTime

Sat, 05/28/2016 - 15:30
While Apple appeals a patent verdict that could cost the company north of $600 million, victor VirnetX wants an injunction against iMessage, FaceTime, and other software features.

A Red Pepper Risotto Wins NASA's Second Space Food Contest

Sat, 05/28/2016 - 15:30
There's more to space food than just ice cream.

You Can Run, But You Can't Hide From Facebook Ads

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 15:28
The social platform is expanding its advertising network to reach non-users.

Google iOS App Gets Speed Bump, Sports Highlights

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 15:28
Now, every time you open the app or run a search, "everything will load just a bit quicker."

Reddit Resets 100K Passwords Amid Surge in Account Takeovers

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 15:28
Reddit itself was not exploited, but recent password dumps caused an uptick in account takeovers on the site.

Fight Crime With the Batman-Themed Galaxy S7 Edge

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 15:28
The limited-edition handset commemorates the third anniversary of Injustice: Gods Among Us.

Bezos's Blue Origin to Intentionally Sabotage Next Mission

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 15:28
The company plans to stress the crew capsule by landing with a failed parachute, on purpose.

Register Your Own .Game Domain

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 15:28
Forget that boring .com domain; now anyone can register a website with the new .game domain.

ACLU: The Feds Need to Stop Being So Secretive

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 15:28
The Constitution requires the feds to notify "when it searches or seizes your private information," the ACLU says.

Acer Teases Affordable Switch 2-in-1s

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 15:28
Acer provided a sneak peek at two Switch 2-in-1 laptops, a new TravelMate PC, and 32-inch 4K monitor.

ForcePhone Brings 3D Touch-Like Tech to All Phones

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 15:28
Researchers at the University of Michigan introduced a new software that lets mobile devices sense pressure.

Goodbye, Space Selfies; Hello, Kickstarter Refunds

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 15:28
Planetary Resources has scrapped the project that would have given you awesome pictures of yourself in space—sort-of.

Twitter Now Supports (Short) Spotify Audio Cards

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 15:28
You'll now be able to tap on Spotify songs that Twitter users link to and get a quick, 30-second preview of the track.

Mini Games Are Coming to Minecraft

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 15:28
Now you can duel with your friends, no setup required.

GoDaddy's New App Helps You Evaluate Business Ideas

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 15:28
Have you thought of a new way to make money? Great! Let's see what everyone else thinks.

Jury Finds Google Did Not Steal Java Code for Android

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 15:28
The decision dealt a major blow to Oracle's $9 billion claim against Google.

Save, Share Favorite Twitch Streams With 'Clips'

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 15:28
It just got a lot easier to save and share the best parts of your favorite Twitch streams.

Users Might Already Be Bored With Nintendo's Miitomo

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 15:28
Miitomo's amount of weekly active users have declined faster than those of Clash Royale or Candy Crush Saga.

Would You Take $100 a Month to Give Up Your Car?

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 15:28
Uber's teaming with a San Francisco real estate developer to pay residents to ditch their cars.

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