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Social Media

Dear Facebook: Put away the red carpet for celebs, we’re happy with just friends

Facebook is experimenting with how it treats celebrities, and in the process of trying to turn itself into Twitter, the network is losing focus on the things that it does well.
Cars

Is Toyota’s 400hp Hybrid-R Concept the hot hatch of our dreams?

Rumors are swirling that Toyota's recently teased 400 horsepower Hybrid-R Concept is in fact a sporty Yaris hybrid in disguise.
Web

Should Gmail users expect any privacy? Untwisting Google’s claim

Google has argued in court that Gmail users have "no legitimate expectation of privacy," setting off a firestorm of sensationalist headlines. But a close look at the facts show that the company is simply stating the obvious.
Social Media

Path just widened its cozy little social network by partnering with your favorite apps

Path is casting a wider net and encouraging developers to create applications for it, using an expanded API.
Mobile

Game of Phones: Windows Phone topples BlackBerry, Lenovo rises

We recap and break down Gartner's latest quarterly sales figures for smartphones, smartphone manufacturers, and smartphone OSes. It's good news for Lenovo, Samsung, Android, and Windows Phone, but bad news for others.
Photography

Learn how cameras (and film!) work with the Lomography Konstruktor

It's easy to dismiss Lomography's new build-it-yourself Konstruktor as a child's toy, but it teaches you the ins and outs of how a film camera works. Surprisingly, it also takes very good dream-like photos.
Computing

It’s official: Windows 8.1 gets October 17 digital release date, hits shelves October 18

Microsoft has spoken. The wait for Windows 8.1 will be over starting October 17 in the U.S. A free update for Windows 8 users will be available then, and customers new to Windows 8 will be able to buy it the retail following day as just the…
Social Media

Edward Snowden: social media guru? This weird airport dating site thinks so

Edward Snowden needs a new job. Should he take MeetAtTheAirport's offer and become its Twitter spokesman? Our gut says no, but hey, options might be limited for the spy.
Product Review

Westone Adventure Series ADV ALPHA Review

Westone Adventure Series ADV ALPHA review.
Game Review

Saints Row IV Review

Saints Row IV review.
Mobile

12 useful online services and apps for students

Before you send your student off to high school or even the far away world of college, you should consider signing them up for a few key services that will make learning, studying, and having fun a lot easier.
Mobile

LG has an G Android tablet coming, may be called the ‘G Pad’

Could LG be about to release a new Android tablet? If the latest rumor is correct, it is, and we could see the device - currently known as the LG G Pad - at the IFA show in Berlin early next month.