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J.J. Abrams explains why he won’t be directing Star Wars: Episode VII

Though he was approached to helm the upcoming, wildly anticipated Star Wars: Episode VII, geek fan favorite J.J. Abrams turned down the opportunity to instead focus on his nascent Star Trek franchise.

EA removes links to real-world gun manufacturers from Medal of Honor Warfighter site

Though it heralded the link to real guns in the run-up to Medal of Honor Warfighter's release, EA has cut ties with manufacturers in the wake of the recent shooting rampage in Newtown, CT.
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JLAB Bombora TEKST Edition Review

JLAB Bombora TEKST Edition Review.

The many ways wireless carriers changed in 2012

2012 brought a lot of changes to mobile. New networks, new technology, new contracts. It all happened so fast, so it'd be easy to forget exactly what happened. We'll flash back to January and take a look at everything that changed this year…

Get Episode 1 of The Walking Dead on Xbox Live for free

Telltale Games has announced that the first episode of The Walking Dead is available for free download on the Xbox Live Marketplace from now until the end of the year.
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Facebook Poke ratings slip as Snapchat loyalists pan the app

Snapchat users are offended by Facebook's blatant copy of the messaging app, and they aren't afraid to say so via App Store reviews. After seeing a favorable standing after launching, Poke is starting to slip.

The movies of 2013 we hope don’t suck (part 1)

With 2012 ending, we look ahead to 2013 for the movies we hope don’t suck.

Surprise! Google extends free Gmail voice calling yet again

Google has announced that its calling service through its Gmail app will remain free for yet another year in the U.S. and Canada.
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Netflix promises “social sharing” for users in 2013

After the U.S. Senate recently passed a bill to make sharing video content online easier, Netflix aims to bring "social sharing" features to users in 2013.
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Best Facebook apps

We've rounded up the best Facebook apps that you'll find in the social network's App Center.
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Randi Zuckerberg runs afoul of Facebook’s new privacy rules

It looks like Randi Zuckerberg, Mark Zuckerberg’s sister and the mind behind Bravo’s grating reality show “Start-ups,” had an awkward encounter with Facebook’s decidedly murky privacy rules this Christmas. Seemingly, even Clan…