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GDC 2013: Hands-on with ‘Injustice: Gods Among Us,’ and a first look at the iOS version we can’t talk about

We’re just a few weeks away from the release of 'Injustice: Gods Among Us.' We got a chance to go hands-on with the console game, as well as take a look at the iOS version that we can’t officially discuss yet.

Busy BMW debuts 328d diesel, Concept hybrid and 3-series crossover at NY Auto Show

BMW got right down to business at this year's 2013 New York Auto Show, showing off three new vehicles, two of which are slated to debut later this year in North America.

Google updates Chrome with improved spelling and grammar checker

The latest version of Google Chrome will warn you whenever you're making yourself a probable target for Grammar Nazis. The browser now also comes with support for three new languages.

Barnes & Noble offers free books and magazines for downloading its Windows 8 Nook app

Barnes & Noble is giving away five free books and five free magazines to users who download them via the Windows 8 platform. The selection is curated, and some titles have limited numbers of downloads, so users should act fast.

‘Need For Speed: Most Wanted U’ review: One of the Wii U’s best drifts past a golden opportunity

Rather than let some other studio do the dirty work of porting its racing game to Nintendo Wii U, Criterion Games made Need For Speed: Most Wanted U itself. The game is still the excellent follow up to Burnout Paradise it was on other…
Home Theater

Amazon expands X-Ray to include popular TV shows on its Instant Video platform

Amazon has expanded its X-Ray feature to include many popular TV shows available on its Instant Video platform, including Justified, Downton Abbey, Sons of Anarchy, Doctor Who, The Walking Dead, Lost, Glee, Breaking Bad and Game of…

Honda’s 2014 Odyssey sucks, thanks to an in-van vacuum

The new HondaVAC featured on the 2014 Honda Odyssey Touring Elite is the latest in a growing number of features being developed to make things more convenient for vehicle owners.

GDC 2013: HP and ALT Systems team up to offer game developers something new

Computer manufacturer HP and system integrator ALT Systems have joined forces to offer game developers special units made just for them, including the Unreal Engine and more.

You want the 3G? You can’t handle the 3G! North Korea pulls foreigner access [UPDATE: Temporarily]

We hope foreign journalists didn't get too comfortable - North Korea already pulled their 3G access. The move comes after a small group of journalists (and former NBA star Dennis Rodman) recently visited and digitally documented their time…

Apple to increase retail store presence in India, could be preparing for budget iPhone

A news report indicating Apple will triple its retail presence in India soon provides more evidence the company is about to release a lower-cost iPhone model, specifically suited to emerging markets.

Mark Zuckerberg pokes his way from tech to a new political group

Multiple reports suggest that Mark Zuckerberg has a new interest: Political lobbying. The Facebook founder is said to be launching a new political organization with a college roommate and consultants from both sides of the divide.

Microsoft officially talks about Windows Blue, announces BUILD 2013

Microsoft is expected to talk about and demonstrate Windows Blue, its new operating system and successor to Windows 8, for the first time at the company's yearly BUILD conference in San Francisco in June.