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Surprise! Facebook Home will have ads, eventually

In an extremely unsurprising twist of fate, Facebook says that its new mobile app layer Home will likely sport ads on its Cover Feed. Where else will marketing reach into the new ecosystem? No word yet, but if history repeats itself, then…
Cars

Could a Chrysler 300 diesel make a stylish hybrid substitute – and a statement?

When it comes to green technologies, Chrysler is placing itself firmly in the diesel camp.
Computing

Don’t toss that old hard drive in the garbage, use it to make cotton candy!

Now here's something you don't see everyday. Or ever. A Chinese engineer in need of a sugar high has constructed a homemade cotton candy machine using an old, still working hard disk drive.
Social Media

Mark Zuckerberg’s first site proves even geniuses made embarassing Angelfire pages at one point

Look at a blast from the past. Mark Zuckerberg's (potential) old Angelfire page isn't quite as pretty as Facebook, but it might actually be way more entertaining.
Mobile

There’s still hope! Nokia Windows 8 tablet may still be in development

After months of rumors and speculation, it looks like the Nokia Windows 8 tablet may still be a possibility. Rumors of an exclusive Nokia tablet app have surfaced, breathing new life into the possibility.
Mobile

Study shows decline in PC sales is here to stay, and it’s your phone’s fault

A new study released by research firm Gartner declares that the decline in sales of PCs has no end in sight. The decline can be largely attributed to the decreased prices of tablets.
Cars

We scratch our heads as GM works to re-trademark ‘Chevelle’ nameplate; thankful it’s not the ‘Chevette’

Just when we thought GM was eager to move forward into the 21st century, we learn that it’s trademarking the Chevelle nameplate. This means Chevrolet could have a third performance coupe in the pipeline, which makes us wonder what the…
Social Media

Rumor: Google negotiating $1 billion acquisition of WhatsApp

An inside source tells us Google is 4 or five weeks into negotiating a billion dollar acquisition of mobile messaging app, WhatsApp. The hugely popular messaging app has been in the M&A rumor mill before, but Google's growing interest in…
Computing

Schematic Prints turns your first computer and video game console into works of art

Move over wall decals. City Prints is offering gadget maps of the Apple I, Apple II, Atari, Commodore 64, Sega Genesis, and Nintendo as art that you can use to decorate your walls.
Gaming

The next great gaming platform will be… Facebook? Say hello to ‘Ballistic’

The days of the simple, casual game on Facebook are coming to an end, as developers are finding new ways to use the social media service – just check out Rumble Games’ ‘Ballistic’ for proof.
Cars

2015 Audi A3 vs. 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA250

With the impending release of the 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA250 and the 2015 Audi A3 sedan, we delve beneath both cars' specs to see which one warrants your entry-level excitement.
Cars

Swedish researchers bring ‘Mr. Fusion’ to life by generating hydrogen fuel from burned trash

Move over Doc Brown, researchers at Lund University in Sweden have developed a method for creating hydrogen from the ash of burned trash. The seemingly simple technique could be what the world needs to push hydrogen forward as a mass fuel.