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New patent suggests the Apple Pencil could become much more than a stylus

Apple's latest patent, awarded on Wednesday, indicates new functionality for the Apple Pencil, including Touch ID security, LiveScribe-like digitization, and hot-swappable writing nibs, any or all of which may be coming soon to the popular…

What’s the most influential gadget ever? According to Time, it starts with an “i”

Happen to be an iPhone user? You also happen to use the most influential gadget ever released, according to Time Magazine's new list. Other Apple products, including the Macintosh and iPod, also made the list.
Cool Tech

Reflow turns plastic waste into 3D print filament, sends profits back to waste pickers 2:32

Amsterdam-based company Reflow has launched a Kickstarter campaign to help developing communities and waste pickers turn plastic waste into 3D printing filament.

Humble’s Eye Candy Bundle is rich in retro PC style

Humble Bundle's latest pay-what-you-want collection of Steam-redeemable PC games features a lineup of richly detailed, retro-styled 2D games, including standouts like Towerfall: Ascension and A Boy and His Blob.

Google and FCA confirm plans for a fleet of autonomous minivans

Google and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles confirmed their rumored partnership to develop self-driving cars. The two companies will construct a fleet of 100 autonomous Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid minivans.

Apple aficionado, huh? Here are 20 games you need to play on your Mac

Contrary to popular belief, there exists a bevy of popular A-list games compatible for Mac computers. Take a look at our picks for the best Mac games available for Apple fans.
Home Theater

Bowers & Wilkins acquired by ex-Facebook CTO's home automation startup

Bowers & Wilkins has been in the audio business since 1966, but the company was just acquired by ex-Facebook CTO and current San Francisco 49ers owner Gideon Yu's startup EVA Automation, which launched in 2014.

Lost your keys? Amazon Echo’s Alexa may soon be able to help find them

It'll soon be easier to make a list of things that Amazon's Echo can't do for you than all the things it can, especially now that Amazon is reportedly investing in TrackR, a company that helps you track your stuff.

San Diego goes all in, legally commits to 100 percent renewable energy by 2035

With a budding solar industry and bipartisan support in its government, the city of San Diego has enacted the Climate Action Plan, an initiative designed to have the city operating on 100 percent renewable energy by 2035.
Movies & TV

ESPN is coming to Viceland — and vice versa — in new programming deal

ESPN and Vice have entered a deal to produce and distribute content across the two media entities' numerous platforms. Films from ESPN's 30 for 30 documentary series will re-air on Vice's TV network Viceland as part of the deal.
Movies & TV

Michael Fassbender is in talks for a dark and chilling new role

Michael Fassbender has played characters ranging from a sex addict to a mutant superhero to a tech visionary, and now the role of serial killer may join that list. The actor is in talks to star in the true crime drama Entering Hades.

Dawn of War III reveal trailer revels in the glory of death by combat

We're heading back to the grim, dark future of Warhammer 40,000, this time with universe veteran Relic Entertainment, which just released a trailer for its upcoming RTS title, featuring larger armies and just as much grit as ever.