JBL Pebbles review

The JBL Pebbles exemplify the facelift that computer speakers have needed for years. With such high-quality sound, high versatility and smart looks, it’s a small wonder the…

  • Pros: Remarkably big sound from a small speaker, Portable…
  • Cons: Short connection cables, No USB wall adapter included

T-Mobile gives unlimited data to T-Mobile customers who refer Sprint customers

T-Mobile announced a new promotion that offers its Simple Choice customers one year of free unlimited LTE if they can coax people from other carriers, primarily Sprint, to jump ship.

Mobile

GE’s latest smartphone-savvy ranges notify you with lights, monitor your meat

GE has just pulled the curtain back on not one, but three new freestanding ranges -- all of which can be controlled from afar via an accompanying mobile app

Home

See how you’ll solve The Vanishing of Ethan Carter in this commentated gameplay trailer

Polish developer The Astronauts, formerly of People Can Fly, has posted a gameplay video with commentary from their upcoming "weird horror fiction," The Vanishing of Ethan Carter.

Gaming

N3twork puts more ‘you’ in YouTube with Pandora-style curation

San Francisco startup N3twork has released an app for iOS aimed at giving each of its users their own hub of video content custom-tailored to their interests. If successful, it could become a go-to source for curating compelling and relevant video content.

Home Theater

Aiming high: The Dodge Charger’s latest ad pokes fun at the Volkswagen Passat

The Dodge Charger Hellcat is getting all the news lately, but the 470-horsepower HEMI version is still a force to be reckoned with. That said, the mighty Charger seems to be choosing its victims wisely, as its latest advertisement mocks the Volkswagen Passat.

Cars

Play Borderlands 2 for free this weekend on Steam

Gearbox's fantastic RPG shooter Borderlands 2 is free to play on Steam from now through Sunday, August 24 at 1pm Pacific time, as part of a larger sale on publisher 2K's catalog.

Gaming

The Mac OS X Yosemite public beta is now live, and ready to download (Updated)

You can download the OS X Yosemite beta right now from Apple's site. Here's how to do it.

Computing

CounterSpy review

Dynamighty's CounterSpy is a stylish, run-and-gun side-scroller that could have done more with the fictional context in which it builds its playgrounds.

  • Pros: Beautiful audiovisual presentation, Enjoyable in bite-sized…
  • Cons: Very long load times on PS Vita, Random level generation…

60,000 people join class-action privacy lawsuit against Facebook in Austria

An Austrian court ordered Facebook to respond to a class action lawsuit that accuses the social network of breaking EU privacy laws. The lawsuit now has the support of 60,000 people.

Mobile

FDA approves AliveCor’s heart monitoring app and iPhone case

AliveCor aims to help those with serious heart conditions monitor their own health with its heart monitor, app, and ECG algorithm. The company's app and heart monitor attachment are now FDA approved.

Mobile

Watch six gory minutes of Bloodborne in action

Sony has shared the six minute Gamescom demo of Bloodborne, the upcoming PlayStation 4 exclusive action RPG from Dark Souls creator Hidetaka Miyazaki and From Software.

Gaming

Torqueless wonder no more! Honda announces factory supercharger kit for CR-Z

Honda’s racing arm, Honda Performance Development, recently made the move to the ‘street performance’ sector and there are some new toys to show for it. HPD has announced a factory supercharger kir for the CR-Z hybrid, boosting the hybrid to 197…

Cars

Could Xbox Live’s Free Play Days mirror Steam Free Weekends?

A Redditor leaked an image suggesting that Microsoft will be adding a Free Play Day feature to Xbox Live Games with Gold, starting with Max: The Curse of Brotherhood.

Gaming