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Xiaomi accused of passing off copyrighted photos as shots taken with the Mi 3

Daring Fireball's John Gruber is accusing Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi of passing off copyrighted images as those taken by the Mi 3, bringing back memories of Nokia's similar blunder back in 2012.

Who owns the Manhattan skyline? One NYC agency thinks it does

The Port Authority in New York City has sent a cease-and-desist letter to a shop selling housewares, saying an image of the city skyline used on dinner plates infringes on the agency's assets and reputation.

Core i3 and i7 versions of Surface Pro 3 are on sale now

You can get Intel Core i3 and Core i7 versions of the Surface Pro 3, Microsoft announced.
Game Review

Rogue Legacy Review

Rogue Legacy review.

Samsung Galaxy Mega prevents a bullet from entering a Taiwanese man’s chest

A Taiwanese man was shot in the chest after entering a fight. While the bullet went cleanly through his arm, his Samsung Galaxy Mega handset prevented it from entering his chest, saving his life.

Student files privacy lawsuit against Facebook, gets 2,000+ people to join him

Facebook is under fire for privacy violations in Europe once again. Austrian law student Maximilian Schrems now has thousands of supporters in his class-action lawsuit against the social network.

Good news, racecar aficionados: Lamborghini’s Huracán Super Trofeo is coming

Here's a camouflaged prototype that's really camouflaged. It's the Lamborghini Huracán Super Trofeo, a racing version of the 2015 Huracán LP610-4 that will debut in California August 15.

Nisha’s frontier justice serves solo players well in Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel

Get a first look at Nisha the Lawbringer, one of four playable characters working with pre-Handsome Jack in 2K Australia's Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel.
Home Theater

Charter announces it will take its set-top boxes to the cloud next year

Cable service provider Charter announced yesterday that it plans to integrate a cloud-based user interface into its customers' set-top boxes. The Connecticut-based company's CEO Tom Rutledge revealed the news yesterday in the company's…

Barisieur: An alarm clock that wakes you with freshly-brewed coffee

Barisieur is a brilliant hybrid of an alarm clock and a coffee brewer, which now allows you to finally get your daily dose of liquid crack without ever having to leave your sheets.