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Digital Blend: DLC for all! Halo 4, XCOM, Dishonored! Borderlands Legends revealed!

Welcome to Digital Blend, your one-stop shop for coverage and recommendations of all things relating to mobile gaming, digital marketplaces, and indie titles (for the week ending October 28).
Home Theater

Pass the pipe: Urbanears intros their funky Plattan Tweed Edition headphones

Hand-woven tweed headphones are a rarity to say the least, but the Plattan Tweed Edition phones from Urbanears are all about funky style.

How to Install Windows 8

Heard the hype? Curious to try Windows 8 for yourself? Here's how to get the shiny new OS up and running in a jiffy, if you're bold enough to take Microsoft's $40 upgrade option seriously.
DT Daily

DT Daily: Microsoft launches Windows 8, Apple vs Pandora 3:22

Related Links: Windows 8 and Microsoft Surface Launch Apple’s Online Radio Service to Challenge Pandora in 2013 Unlocking your smartphone will soon be illegal, and other DMCA new rule insanity As Surface hits stores in China…

Street Fighter X Tekken Vita review: A Technical knockout for Sony’s handheld system

Capcom has released the most polished version of Street Fighter X Tekken to date on Sony's PS Vita handheld, though beneath the wealth of new features lies the same old fighter.
Social Media

Guys, Facebook Collections isn’t gone, just under further ‘development’

Facebook Collections may have temporarily disappeared, but a representative says the feature isn't getting shut down. Instead, a mobile version is under development, which isn't possible unless the feature comes off the site entirely first.

Panasonic planning European smartphone market exit, less than a year after its return

Panasonic could be planning to withdraw from the European smartphone market, despite only having rejoined at the beginning of the year. Poor sales are cited as the reason, but a lack of effort and financial problems could be closer to the…
Home Theater

Samsung to unveil its s[edition] art-gallery app at Wired 2012

Can Samsung's new s[ edition ] app provide a true art-gallery experience?

Samsung tops the global smartphone market, as HTC, Nokia, and RIM fall further behind

Research published by market analysts IDC has put Samsung way out in front of its rivals in the global smartphone market share charts, where Nokia has disappeared from the top five for the first time, and HTC has dropped several spots too.

Unlocking your smartphone will soon be illegal, and other DMCA new rule insanity

New rules governing exemptions to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) dictate that it will soon be illegal to unlock your smartphone without carrier permission. Jailbreaking your tablet is also forbidden, as is ripping a DVD into a…

2013 Honda CR-V review

The 2013 Honda CR-V is one of the best-selling and most fuel efficient CUVs on the market, but even with last year’s styling overhaul leaves us a little drowsy behind the wheel. Does it do enough to overcome its aesthetic shortcomings?…