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Cadillac plans price hike in the name of exclusivity

Cadillac thinks that the CTS might be losing sales to the BMW 5-Series because it's too cheap, a problem they intend to correct with the next generation.

Assassin’s Creed III review: A remarkable story of life, liberty, and the pursuit of vengeance

A new setting, a new engine, and a new hero push the Assassin’s Creed series into a brave new world littered with familiar trappings, but all fine tuned to make playing the game an experience and an event.
Android Army

With the Nexus 4, Google tries to bypass carriers again

The Nexus 4 is being offered cheaply and without a contract directly through the Google Play store, in an effort to set you free from the carrier's stranglehold. It's a move it has tried before that ended badly, will this time be any…

New York City’s Hurricane Sandy images go viral on Instagram, Twitter

Trapped inside their homes, people flocked to Instagram and Twitter to share their perspectives of how Hurricane Sandy was affecting them. Here, we illustrate the story based on the most shared and liked photos.

Toyota comes out on top of Consumer Reports survey, predicts further success

Toyota brands have come in at the top of a Consumer Reports reliability study. Meanwhile, the Camry still sits at the top of the best-seller list.
Cool Tech

Bright idea? Philips’ Hue app-controlled lighting system makes light bulbs interesting (almost)

Philips begins selling its Hue personal wireless lighting system on Tuesday, giving users total control over how they illuminate their home.

EE’s 4G network goes live in the UK

The UK's first 4G LTE network goes live today. EE, the network responsible, has at least six months advantage over its competitors and offers a range of tariffs and smartphones to customers eager for a high speed data connection. Provided…

Steve Jobs’ yacht unveiled in front of family, named ‘Venus’

Several years before his death in 2011, Steve Jobs began working with Phillippe Starck on the design of a luxury yacht. On Sunday, it was unveiled at a special ceremony in the Netherlands.
Home Theater

Roku adds universal search for Netflix, Hulu, Vudu, HBO GO, and more

Definitely useful when getting ready to stream a movie or TV show, Roku is rolling out a new search function that can help you find exactly what you want.
Cool Tech

Starbucks rolls out test of wireless charging stations in Boston

Definitely more convenient than hunting down a power outlet while holding a latte, Starbucks and Duracell are testing wireless charging at retail stores.

Apple management shake-up – iOS software chief Forstall and retail boss Browett both given the boot

Apple announced some big changes at the top of the company on Monday, with long-time Apple employee and iOS software chief Scott Forstall and retail boss John Browett both removed from their positions.