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Windows 10

This app is like Google Inbox for your smartphone notifications

Sick of swiping away notifications that don't matter? Snowball acts as a priority inbox for the notifications you get from other apps, cutting down on the clutter and ensuring notifications are useful.


Mazda's do-it-all CX-3 is a compact crossover without compromise

Mazda’s 2016 CX-3 subcompact crossover is both a visually and experientially compelling vehicle for those who crave a few more inches of ground clearance.

  • Pros: One of the best looking vehicles in the segment , A light…
  • Cons: Needs more mid-range power , Digital instrument screen is…

Apple’s ‘spaceship’ campus to feature a visitor’s center, observation deck, and more

Apple's under-construction "spaceship" campus is set to include a visitor's center featuring a store, cafe, and observation deck from where fans of the company will be able to gaze adoringly at the new donut-shaped headquarters.


Amazon’s push-to-buy Dash buttons are here and they cost $5 each

Amazon has started shipping its push-to-buy Dash dongle, enabling you to grab common household items with a simple press of a button. Each one costs $5, with 18 brands to choose from.


Zuck says VR is Facebook’s next big thing as company reports healthy Q2 figures

Before Facebook gets into telepathy, Mark Zuckerberg says trends suggest virtual reality will soon become a major part of his social networking service. The CEO was speaking following the release of Q2 figures that beat expectations.


Leaked LG Nexus 5 2015 case may hint at multiple camera lenses

Rumors are starting to spread about Google's next Nexus phone, and there could be two out in 2015, with one being made by Huawei and the other by LG. Here's what we think we know so far.


Subway introduces app for remote ordering, mobile payments

Ideal for avoiding the line at your local Subway shop, the sandwich chain has launched a new mobile app that gives customers the ability to place orders at their local store as well as pay through PayPal.


Watch Sonya Belousova play Mario Bros. themes on a player piano

In a rather gimmicky but nonetheless impressive showing of skill, Belousova plays a series of video game theme songs on a Nintendo "player piano" that is certainly far more accessible than "traditional" classical music.


Never say never: NASA’s ‘impossible’ EM Drive shows promise in tests by German scientists

Thanks to the apparent confirmation of the scientific validity of the EM Drive, the research of British scientist Roger Shawyer has now been accepted by the International Academy of Astronautics (IAA) and published in Acta Astronautica.

Cool Tech

Hackers can take over nuclear power plants thanks to Industrial Ethernet Switches

According to new research, Industrial Ethernet Switches, which are responsible for maintaining the internal networks of today's factories, refineries, ports, and other industrial organizations, are vulnerable to hackers and cyberattacks.


Don’t be fooled by Uber’s “real-time” car map — it’s not real

Now, there's an explanation for why Uber's supposed car tracker doesn't do all that great of a job of tracking cars -- as it turns out, several of the cars that appear on Uber's maps are phantoms.


CBS plans to run every national ad in 2016 Super Bowl video stream

CBS has announced that the network will air every national ad in near real-time during the streaming of the 2016 Super Bowl. The change means that advertisers will now have to consider both online and traditional TV viewers for their ads.

Movies & TV

Roll to seduce sorceress: The Witcher tabletop RPG announced

CD Projekt Red is teaming up with Cyberpunk tabletop publisher R. Talsorian Games to create a pen-and-paper role-playing game for The Witcher, entitled The Witcher Role Playing Game, and set to release in mid 2016.