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Sacré bleu! French company Iliad makes $15 billion bid for T-Mobile USA

French company Iliad has come out of left field and offered a $15 billion bid to purchase T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom. Iliad would purchase 56.6 percent of T-Mobile, if successful.

HP is making a smartwatch, and it’s fashioned by a renowned designer

Hewlett Packard has teamed up with menswear fashion designer Michael Bastian to produce a stylish new smartwatch, which will be sold by the fashion website later this year.

Google scraps ambitious, high-tech barge project in Portland

Google's ambitious, high-tech barge project has hit stormy waters, and the company has sold the vessel moored in Portland for scrap. This puts an end to hopes we'd be testing out the latest Google toys aboard in the near future.
Game Review

Mario Kart 8 Review

Mario Kart 8 review.

Super tough, sapphire screened Kyocera Brigadier marches on to the Verizon network

Verizon has launched the Kyocera Brigadier, its latest rugged smartphone, which stands out thanks to a sapphire crystal screen, making it almost scratch proof, and tough enough for even the harshest environments.

Insecure about your height? This app makes you taller (in photos)

Ever wish you had a few extra inches on you? Spring is a cheeky app for iOS and Android devices that stretches your body to make you appear taller – albeit only in photos.
DT Daily

DT Daily: App schedules your habits, Tesla battery factory deal, Interstellar preview code 2:34

On the show today: a new scheduling app learns your routine, Tesla hooks up with Panasonic, and some cool peeks at the upcoming movie Interstellar. If only there was a scheduling app that worked better than writing reminders on…

The NSA can’t hear you now: How to easily encrypt calls on your iPhone

For years, iPhone users haven't had a free and easy-to-use app that can encrypt calls -- but now, at long last, Signal is here to change all that

Modbook Pro X turns a Retina MacBook Pro into a tablet paired with a stylus

The Modbook Pro X takes MacBook modding to the next level, tablet-izing what's arguably the most recognizable name in the laptop world.
Movies & TV

Alex Kurtzman to direct new film based on The Mummy

The veteran writer/producer is in talks to direct The Mummy, which will be the first film in Universal Pictures' cinematic universe of classic monsters.

Final Call of Duty: Ghosts DLC, Nemesis, revives Modern Warfare’s Shipment map

Activision Blizzard has posted a video teasing the fourth and final DLC pack for 2013's Call of Duty: Ghosts, called Nemesis.