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Feedly Pro now available with sweet, sweet search feature

Though we miss Google Reader, we have to accept the fact that it's not coming back. Thankfully, Feedly seems like a good alternative, and the Pro version, made available today, comes with a handy search feature that many RSS readers are…
Computing

Google puts the kibosh on apps that enable local file streaming to Chromecast

Google released a firmware update for its Chromecast that effectively blocks third-party apps, like AllCast, that are capable of streaming local content from a phone to an HDTV. Will Google stay strict with this rule, or will it open up the…
Cool Tech

This flat, ‘deconstructed’ printer design aims to eliminate paper jams

Designer Mugi Yamamoto has given printers a fresh makeover with the Stack, a device which eliminates all the bulky parts down to one tray that does not need manual paper loads. Librarians everywhere rejoice.
Computing

Was Steve Ballmer’s resignation more sudden than Microsoft claims?

Steve Ballmer's resignation as Microsoft CEO came as a shock to us on Friday. And though Ballmer's internal email and Microsoft's press release led us to believe this was long in the works, Ballmer's departure may not have been as planned…
Computing

Ballmer’s out. Now who’s in, and how are they going to fix Microsoft?

Steve Ballmer, Microsoft's controversial CEO, has announced that he will be stepping down within a year. What does this mean for Microsoft future, and who might replace him at the helm?
Mobile

Living with a Chromebook for a week is like 7 minutes of heaven, then 7 days of hell

I just finished spending a week using the Chromebook Pixel as my main computer. While things started out pleasant enough, they quickly took a turn for the worse. Here are all the things I couldn't do on my Chromebook.
Product Review

Asus M51AC-US016S Review

Asus M51AC-US016S review.
Computing

How ‘Minecraft’ is shaping the future of touch interfaces

The iPad and 'Minecraft' – besides the fact that the latter can run on the former, they have nothing in common, right? Wrong. While they serve different purposes, both of these revolutionaries have a common trait that is responsible for…
Product Review

HP EliteBook Revolve Review

HP EliteBook Revolve review.
Computing

Here’s why your email is insecure and likely to stay that way

Email is the Internet's original killer app, but it wasn't designed with security or privacy in mind. Can email ever be truly secure?
Computing

You are what they think you are: Ballmer’s legacy is a lesson in image management

Despite a number of successes in his time at Microsoft, Steve Ballmer still leaves Microsoft with a reputation for having led the company astray. The real lesson here: Perception is important.
Computing

Buying a MakerBot Digitizer? 3D scanners come with copyright strings attached

MakerBot announced the availability of its Digitizer 3D Scanner yesterday, but not all objects can be scanned and printed equally. Copyright has a place in this new 3D scanning and printing game.