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Put away that body spray, fellas: Google Glass is ‘great for picking up girls’

One of the lucky few to be enrolled in Google's Explorer program, which gives early access to its Glass smartglasses, says the specs have made him something of a celebrity, and that they're, "great for picking up girls."
Home Theater

As the cable rebellion swells, cord cutting is not just for pirates anymore

The average cost of a cable bill has doubled in the last 10 years, and it seems digital alternatives are making a bit of an impact on getting people to cut the cord. The numbers show a steady trickle downward, suggesting the “urban…
Social Media

Want to know what (and who) to avoid on Tinder? The Internet has your back

Tinder is quickly becoming the online dating app of choice and no one is going to say this social site isn't fun... but some of what people post on it is discouraging, to say the least. Want a starting list of what and who to avoid? Allow…

Leaked sketches hint at a sleeker Audi A8 with blazing Matrix Beam LED headlights

Aside from some body and engine tweaks, the biggest change to the 2016 A8 will be the addition of Matrix Beam headlights. Unfortunately, we Americans will not see that headlight update, as the technology is technically illegal – for now.
Product Review

Dell XPS 8700 Special Edition Review

Dell XPS 8700 Special Edition review.

Recess! Florida prison cells opened randomly thanks to computer ‘glitch’

Officials are investigating whether two mysterious computer "glitches" that opened all the cell doors at a maximum security wing in a Miami prison are part of a bigger gang conspiracy.

Acer launches three new ultra high-res LED monitors, gets touchy with one

Acer unveiled the touch-enabled ultra high-resolution 27-inch T272HUL monitor yesterday, along with its non-touch high-res counterparts, the 27-inch B276HUL and 29-inch B296CL with eye-catching ergonomic stands, and swiveling and tilting…

New Zealand woman manages to text while sleeping – and driving 187 miles

Think drinking and driving is bad? A woman from New Zealand recently drove 187 miles while sleeping and texting. What happened?

I just designed a custom Moto X, and I’m terrified of what it says about me

We get our hands on Motorola's new Moto Maker, a custom website that lets you design how your Moto X will look, from its color to the amount of memory inside it. Unfortunately, the experience left us wondering if we deserved a custom phone…

Lay off our phone bills, Obama – they’re already taxed 17.2 percent

President Obama's new initiative to connect remote schools to high-speed Internet sounds great, but it's bad for everyone who owns a cell phone. We're already being charged an average of 17.2 percent on each phone bill.