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How to get ebooks on your Kindle, Nook, or Kobo ebook reader

It's not always easy to put ebooks on your ebook reader, but we've put together an easy-to-read guide on how to add ebooks to the most popular ebook readers, including the Nook, Kindle, and Kobo.


MIT’s cheetah robot can run 5 mph and jump right into your nightmares

Researchers at MIT have created a robotic cheetah that can run at an average speed of 5 mph and jump over obstacles up to 18 inches tall. In other words, police dogs are officially put on notice.

Cool Tech

Having problems with your Xbox One? We have some possible solutions

The Xbox One is a terrific gaming console but that doesn't mean it's flawless. Microsoft's gaming console has evolved over the past two years but so have Xbox One's problems. Our guide to troubleshooting the Xbox One will share the solutions to some of the…


Need something to watch? Here are our 40 favorite free shows on Amazon Prime

There's more to an Amazon Prime account than just free, two-day shipping. Check out our favorite TV shows currently streaming on Amazon Instant video, whether you're into over-the-top comedies, stellar sci-fi, or cringe-worthy dramas.

Movies & TV

Apple CEO Tim Cook gives 50,000 of his Apple shares to an undisclosed charity

Apple CEO Tim Cook continues to make good on his public vow to make regular charitable donations, and in doing so further differentiates himself from former company leader Steve Jobs.


Top 5 Best Android games you need to play this week

Are you looking for new strategy, tower defense, or zombie games to play on your Android device? Here's our list of the top 5 best Android games.


HomeKit devices finally arriving next week, according to reports

Apple's smart-home revolution has been a long time coming, but a new report says the first HomeKit-compatible devices are going to hit the market next week, just in time for WWDC 2015.


Your Uber driver could soon know exactly where you are

Uber is making some changes to its privacy policies, and one of them gives it extra permissions to track your location — added convenience or added creepiness? Here's what you need to know.


Project Tango coming to smartphones thanks to Qualcomm

The innovative 3D mapping technology could power the augmented- and virtual-reality experiences of the future, and it's coming to a reference smartphone device before the end of the year.


Why batteries suck, and the new tech that may supercharge them

Today’s batteries are terrible. Lithium ion has stagnated for more than two decades, but there are finally some technologies on the horizon to end our battery woes.


Michael Jackson’s Neverland Ranch for sale, without the zoo or rides

Michael Jackson's Neverland Ranch, which once housed loads of animals and amusement park rides, is on sale for $100 million. You'll probably have to prove you can pay for it before you're allowed through the gates, though.


Watch this tiny robot assemble itself, carry things around, and dissolve into nothing

When placed on a heated surface, the bot's PVC layer will contract, which, thanks to a series of strategically placed cuts, causes it to fold up into an origami shape with legs and a body.

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It’s official! Starting today, Facebook supports animated GIFs

Facebook has finally added support for GIFs on their desktop platform. This comes after their work around two years ago and GIF support added for their messenger in March.

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