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‘Battlefield 4’ and ‘Call of Duty: Ghosts’ duel with competing packed story trailers

Check out the latest story trailers for Battlefield 4 and Call of Duty: Ghosts. Both released this week, and a close look at each one offers a few insights about what's coming in the next-gen and the state of shooters in general.

Apple extends battery life, cuts prices (and weight) on its new MacBook Pros

The next generation of Apple MacBook Pros get Intel's new Haswell processors for longer battery life, along with slimmer designs, faster Wi-fi, and prices that drop by $200 across the board.

Apple reveals specs, $3,000 price for new Mac Pro, release set for December

Apple announced multiple new Mac Pro details, including specs, price tag, and release date at an event held in San Francisco today. Unfortunately, it won't hit shelves until December.

Apple reveals Mac OS X Mavericks is free to download today

Apple shared some new details about Mac OS X Mavericks during an event held in San Francisco today.
Social Media

New extension blocks annoying Facebook-created ads … but we have some concerns

Sick of game suggestions and requests to rate movies? This Adblock Plus tool can get rid of them - but there could be cause for concern, given the fact the Adblock Plus isn't averse to working with ad creators.

Does the world need another Porsche Panamera? Infiniti sure seems to think so

It's not often that you hear the words "Infiniti" and "Porsche" in the same sentence, but that could change. The Japanese luxury brand needs a prestigious flagship model, and it has its sights set on the Panamera.
Health & Fitness

Behold! A snowboard boot that helps you ride like a pro and look like a hipster

Let's say you've just finished building the most high-performance snowboard boot available, but it's missing a certain something – what do you do? Duh … wrap it in Red Wing Leather.

‘Titanfall’ coming in March 2014 with $250 Collector’s Edition

Electronic Arts and Respawn Entertainment confirm the U.S. and European launch dates for Titanfall. The game arrives in North America on March 11, 2014, for Xbox 360, Xbox One, and PC, either on its own or as part of a $250 Collector's…
Cool Tech

Who needs streetlights when you’ve got glow-in-the-dark streets?

A small UK company has developed a new water-resistant, spray-on coating that absorbs UV light during the day and releases it at night – potentially providing cities with a low-cost alternative to streetlights.

I thought 2 was better than 1; BMW replaces 1 Series with less dynamic-looking 2 Series

Some BMW enthusiasts snapped some photos of the new M235i at a dealer presentation this week. What we see is the high-end 2014 2 Series in red. I worry, though, this new 2 is not as good looking as the outgoing 1.
Social Media

Is Facebook trying to dethrone Yelp?

You can now review places on Facebook -- is the social network trying to compete with Yelp? And if it is, will you use the social network to review businesses?

Put those filters down! Instagram is finally coming to Windows Phone

At its event in Abu Dhabi, among various new device announcements, Nokia has confirmed the Instagram photo-sharing app will be coming to Windows Phone very soon.