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Samsung reveals another incentive to buy a Galaxy S5: $500-worth of freebies

If the Galaxy S5 is on your must-buy list, then Samsung is going to give you some presents when you pick one up. It has revealed a long list of software treats which will come included with the device, worth over $500.
Android Army

Ellen sets new retweet record with Oscars selfie, shoots past 2m mark

The Oscars and Ellen DeGeneres made Twitter history Sunday night when one of her tweets containing a star-studded selfie received more than two million retweets, smashing the previous record set by Obama on Election Day in 2012.

Oscars 2014 highlights led by Gravity, 12 Years a Slave Best Picture win

Gravity wins big with seven Oscars, but director Steve McQueen's 12 Years a Slave takes home Best Picture at the 86th Academy Awards.
Cool Tech

Awesome tech you can’t buy yet, for the week of Sunday, March 2

Check out our roundup of the coolest crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the Web this week. You can't buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to gawk!

Non-Stop director Jaume Collet-Serra on how to fix a lousy script

We sit down with Jaume Collet-Serra, director of the latest Liam Neeson suspense and action flick, Non-Stop. He explains what drew him to the project and what he'll work on with Liam next.

4K video, fingerprint scanners and 8 more hot phone trends

Mobile World Congress is over and we know where smartphones are headed. Here are the most interesting 10 trends and features that will affect or be a part of your next Android phone.

Google Street View goes polar bear spotting

Google has teamed up with Polar Bears International to capture Street View images of the animals in their natural habitat — images that can now be used to chart the effects of climate change.

Panasonic to debut professional camcorder that handles 4K raw, 120 fps at NAB show

In addition to a pro camcorder that records 4K Raw video at 120 frames per second, Panasonic is also unveiling a Full HD model that records up to 240 fps. Both cameras employ an interchangeable concept that allows users to swap modules.

Tor has plans for an anonymous instant messenger

Worried that the powers-that-be could be snooping on your IM conversations? Don't panic — the Tor Project has published plans to create a new secure app for anonymous instant messaging.