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Computing

Have something to hide? Here’s how to make it disappear in Windows

It's not that tough to render a file or folder invisible in Windows, nor is it difficult to outfit it with a little encryption. Here's how to do so, just in case you want to keep prying eyes at bay.
Computing

Samsung lifts the veil on its light, durable Chromebook 3, and it's only $200

Samsung's Chromebook 3 might not have the most impressive hardware, but its $200 price and sturdy magnesium finish could entice those seeking a simple, functional computer.
Home

Airbnb is offering a night in Van Gogh’s bedroom for $10

In a clever move to promote an upcoming exhibition of Van Gogh's work, the Art Institute of Chicago has faithfully recreated the bedroom featured in his famous paintings and stuck it on Airbnb for $10 a night.
Computing

Early MacBook charging cables prone to failure, Apple offers replacement

The Cupertino company is running into hardware issues for the second time this week, this time launching a Replacement Program for the 2015 Retina MacBook's USB Type-C charging cable.
Movies & TV

Pokémon: The First Movie can be streamed for free due to 20th anniversary celebration

Definitely good news for anyone that grew up during the Pokémon craze in the late nineties, the Pokémon company is letting anyone stream Pokémon: The First Movie for free in celebration of 20 years of Pokémon.
Movies & TV

Deadpool slays at box office, proves R-rating isn’t a death sentence

A sarcastic, foul-mouthed, and often ruthless superhero is apparently what moviegoers have been waiting for. Early estimates show that Deadpool, starring Ryan Reynolds, is on track to rake in over $80 million at the U.S. box office during…
Gaming

Lost Nintendo classic Kuru Kuru Kururin resurfaces on Wii U

Kuru Kuru Kururin, a long-lost Game Boy Advance classic previously only available in Japan and Europe, makes its first-ever appearance in North America this week as part of Nintendo's latest Wii U eShop update.
Gaming

Splatoon Splatfest pits Red vs. Blue for Pokemon’s 20th anniversary

For many devout fans, picking a favorite first-generation Pokemon game is an impossibility. By the end of this weekend, however, one game will reign supreme as the top title among Pokemon connoisseurs.
Mobile

Apple's 3D Touch and Force Touch form basis of a patent infringement action

Apple's 3D Touch and Force Touch haptic feedback technologies landed the company in hot water, as California company Immersion is suing Apple for patent infringement. Immersion also seeks a sales injunction covering Apple's devices.
Music

We went to Kanye’s insane live album release in NYC and here’s what happened

Kanye West and Adidas commandeered Madison Square Garden to showcase the rapper's new apparel line and new album, The Life of Pablo. With tens of thousands of fans, the Kardashian family and dozens of other celebrities, Kanye owned the…
Movies & TV

AMC's new talk show Talking Saul to pour over Better Call Saul's premiere

Talking Saul, a new talk show hosted by Chris Hardwick will take after Talking Bad and Talking Dead, all of which pour over the details of popular AMC shows. Talking Saul will air after the premiere episode and finale Better Call Saul's new…
Wearables

Vü Pulse adds heart-rate monitoring and wireless charging to your Pebble watch

The Vü Pulse by Tylt adds heart-rate monitoring capability to Pebble watches. The physical add-on snaps to the back of the watch, and also doubles as a wireless charger for your smartwatch.