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Mobile wallet experiment means free coffee from Jonathan’s Starbucks card

Share and share alike: One programmer's social currency experiment could lead to your next cup of coffee.

Mobile

Alleged ‘iPhone 5’ cases surface again, reveal same slim, tapered design

Images have surfaced of what are allegedly in-production "iPhone 5" cases. The cases appear to add more weight to rumors that the next iPhone will have a slimmer, tapered design.

Apple

Images of HTC’s 10-inch Puccini tablet reveal custom Honeycomb, AT&T bloatware

Screenshots from HTC's 10-inch Puccini tablet have leaked, shedding light on vital details of the upcoming Android Honeycomb device.

Android Army

Full HD 3G Glasses Initiative wants to standardize 3D glasses

Panasonic, Samsung, Sony, and Xpand 3D have announced a partnership to standardize tech for 3D glasses so consumers can mix-and-match across brands.

Home Theater

Amazing Spider-Man 2 release date: May 2, 2014

Sony Pictures has officially announced that the sequel to "The Amazing Spider-Man" will be released on May 2, 2014, nearly three years away.

Movies & TV

Facebook may cause serious mental health problems in kids, studies show

Psychological studies show that heavy Facebook use among children and teenagers may cause a variety of worrisome mental health problems.

Social Media

Dark Souls release delayed a week

The sequel to Demon's Souls, Dark Souls, will hit shelves September 22.

Gaming

Rise of the Planet of the Apes wins weekend box office

The reboot of the Planet of the Apes franchise beats out The Smurfs for the top spot in this weekend's box office.

Movies & TV

Hacked toy truck saves soldiers’ lives

Six soldiers' lives were saved by a modified remote-controlled truck in Afghanistan last week.

Cool Tech

Anonymous hackers deface Syria’s Ministry of Defense website

Anonymous members have hacked the website of Syria's Ministry of Defense, and replaced the official homepage with images of citizen unrest and brutality by authorities.

Computing

Boeing employees will hitch a ride to ISS aboard company spaceship

The company's CST-100 spacecraft is the latest commercial space travel offering.

Cool Tech

45,000 Verizon workers go on strike

With Verizon Communications aiming to cut costs from its dying landline division, 45,000 union workers have walked out of contract negotiations.

Mobile

Rumor: Apple to launch a lower-spec iMac this month

In what looks like a bid to attract students or simply those looking for a better deal, Apple looks set to expand its range of iMacs this month with the offering of a lower-spec machine.

Apple

PS Vita pre-orders go up on Best Buy’s Canada site with a March 30, 2012 release date

Pre-order product pages for Sony's PlayStation Vita have appeared on Best Buy's Canadian website, with the portable gaming device marked for a March 30 release.

Gaming

Borderlands 2 details start to emerge

The first details from Game Informer's cover story on Gearbox Software's highly anticipated sequel Borderlands 2 have hit the web

Gaming