Seagate unleashes world’s first 8TB hard drive

Seagate just announced that it is shipping the world's first 8TB hard disk drive. The drive is geared toward enterprise customers.


Back to school speaker and headphone guide

The soundtrack to your school year should NOT come from the cheap pair of 'buds that came with your phone. Whether you're trying to get your head in the game walking from one class to another, or looking to turn your dorm room into party central, this gear…


Volvo adds three-cylinder to Drive-E engine family

Volvo announced its new Drive-E engine family last year, which promised large displacement power with low displacement efficiency. The Swedish company has announced a new three-cylinder variant, which could be featured as far up as the S60 in Volvo’s lineup…


Dropbox announces 1TB Pro plan for $10 per month, password protection, and more

Dropbox just announced a new Pro plan that gives you 1TB of storage for $10 per month. It also added password protection and more.


Arnold Schwarzenegger zombie movie Maggie gets 2015 release date

Lionsgate has acquired the zombie movie Maggie, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger and Abigail Breslin, and will release it in theaters during early 2015.


Alcatel’s Fierce 2 and Evolve 2 come to T-Mobile for those on a budget

Alcatel has announced two new smartphones, the Fierce 2 and the Evolve 2, which will launch next month through T-Mobile. Neither will set the world on fire when it comes to specs though.


We learn how four-player co-op works in Dragon Age: Inquisition

BioWare reveals a cooperative mode for Dragon Age: Inquisition that carries over a lot of the best ideas from Mass Effect 3's Galaxy at War mode.


Mario Kart 8 DLC readies Legend of Zelda, Animal Crossing at the starting line

Nintendo reveals two downloadable content packs for Mario Kart 8, one themed after The Legend of Zelda and the other after Animal Crossing.


HP recalls 6 million laptop power cords over fire and burn risk

Hewlett-Packard on Tuesday issued a global recall of six million laptop power cords over fire and burn risks. The move follows 29 reports of the cords "overheating and melting or charring."


Instagram’s new Hyperlapse app lets you create super-smooth time-lapse videos

Instagram has launched a new iOS app that lets you create time-lapse videos with just a couple of taps. Called Hyperlapse, the free app uses stabilization technology to help you create a smooth, accelerated view of the world.


Google said to be considering historic LA aircraft hangar as office space

Google could be about sign a deal to take over a massive aircraft hangar in LA where Howard Hughes' famous 'Spruce Goose' plane was built. A report Tuesday described the space as "atypical," suggesting it would be perfect for the Web giant.

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New HTC Desire 510 packs in a 64-bit Snapdragon processor and 4G LTE speeds

HTC has announced the Desire 510, a low-cost smartphone which comes with the latest 64-bit Snapdragon 410 processor and 4G LTE connectivity. Expect it to come to America in the near future.


Mid-air dispute over Knee Defender gadget gets passengers kicked off United flight

The clever Knee Defender gadget has been preventing airline seats from reclining for the last 11 years. This week, however, the device – or, more accurately, one man's refusal to stop using it – led to two passengers getting kicked off a flight.

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Want to read ebooks in the shower? Try the Kobo Aura H2O ereader

Ideal for anyone that spends lots of time relaxing by the pool, the Kobo Aura H2O is a new ereader that will be perfectly fine submerged within a bit more than three feet of water for about half an hour.


The hottest cooler on the planet: Coolest Cooler takes top spot on Kickstarter

After washing out in its first effort, the Coolest Cooler came rolling back to become the highest funded Kickstarter campaign in the history of the site. The ice chest with everything from a blender to a Bluetooth speaker has now reached over $10 mill in…

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