2017 Jeep Wrangler may get a hybrid powerplant, be made of aluminum and carbon fiber

Jeep Boss Mike Manley recently speculated in an interview what upgrades the Wrangler might see for its 2017 update. Focusing on its iconic image, as well as improving fuel economy and driving performance, Manley mulls ideas for powerplants and lighter build…

Cars

Got Nest? Some insurance companies reward smart-home device owners

Some insurance companies want to know if you use a smart thermostat to regulate your home's temperature and have a sensor that alerts when there's a water leak; in fact, they want to reward you for these smart home devices.

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The six best monitors for gaming

These screens are tuned for crisp images and perfect response times, with refresh rates faster than the human eye and special features that will keep you alive longer in Counter Strike - if your rig can handle it.

Computing

The creator of Destiny’s raids knows the first DLC had problems, and he has some fixes in mind

Destiny's lead raid designer Luke Smith pays a visit to NeoGAF to talk directly to fans about the mistakes made with the game's first DLC, The Dark Below, and a rough outline of how those concerns will be addressed in the next one.

Gaming

Google Fiber in North Carolina to be announced this week, work might start in April

Google Fiber’s next stop appears to be North Carolina, according to sources and some connect-the-dots conjecturing. An announcement could be made as early as this week. Google remains mum on the potential endeavor.

Computing

Take a look at the remastered Homeworld and find out what’s next for the classic series

Gearbox Software confirms a February 27, 2015 release for Homeworld Remastered Collection, offering a first look at how the 15 year old game looks in action. The studio also confirmed a new game in the series.

Gaming

LG smartphone sales surged 25% in 2014, thanks in part to the success of LG G3

LG plays second fiddle to Samsung in South Korea, but that hasn’t stopped the company from putting its stamp on the smartphone market. According to sources, LG’s smartphone sales grew more than 25 percent year-over-year in 2014, thanks to the LG G3.

Mobile

8 useful (and free) antivirus apps to protect your Android or Windows device

Apps to tackle the threat of malware and virus attack are a necessity for many of us, but do you really need to spend money on expensive subscriptions? Here’s how to find the best free anti-virus apps for your devices.

Mobile

Like a geeky Illuminati, the UHD Alliance is deciding the future of TV today

We explain what the UHD Alliance is and how it is changing what UHD means. Hint: It's not just about 4K resolution anymore.

Home Theater

Untangle your headphones with ease thanks to Spoolee

Say goodbye to knotted wires with this tidy new invention: Its inventor has just raised $50,000 on Kickstarter to start mass production and save us from a perennial first-world problem.

Cool Tech

How to install Linux on a Chromebook

If you're a tinkerer and like to really squeeze efficiency from your machines you can get a lot from your Chromebook by installing Linux. This gives you greater control over the system and lets you run software Chrome OS can't.

Computing

Twitter can help to predict heart disease

A team of academics from several Universities has mapped the emotions found in public tweets against figures for heart disease and found that there's a very close link between the two.

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