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Worried the iPhone 6 Plus won’t fit in your pants? Let carriers enlarge your pocket!

Likely a publicity stunt, Chinese mobile carrier China Unicom hired a tailor that offers to enlarge your pocket to fit the iPhone 6 Plus. Such a stunt isn't new, as a mobile carrier in the Netherlands did the same thing last month.

A mercenary, archer, and mage walk into a bar: Meet your Dragon Age: Inquisition mates

The latest look at BioWare's Dragon Age: Inquisition shows off some of the companions you can acquire to fight alongside, chat up, and even romance over the course of your inquisition.

If you’re feeling sinister: Play as the Black Hand of Sauron in free Shadow of Mordor DLC

Warner Brothers and Monolith have released the free "Power of Shadow" DLC for the recently-released Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor on Xbox One, coming soon on PS4 and Steam.

Looking for an easy A? PhotoMath solves equations with your phone’s camera

PhotoMath, an app for Android, iOS, and Windows Phone, lets you solve math problems with your smartphone's camera using optical character recognition.

There’s almost no chance Congress will force companies to decrypt their phones

Even though FBI director James Comey wants Congress to step in if companies don't decrypt their phones, lawmakers don't sound like they will do that. In fact, a measure expanding the FBI's surveillance power will most likely die in…
Movies & TV

Fury director’s adaptation of DC Comics’ Suicide Squad described as ‘Dirty Dozen with supervillains’

Fury director David Ayer describes his upcoming DC Comics movie Suicide Squad as "Dirty Dozen with supervillains" and asks why we need good guys in movies.

This snazzy entryway lamp pulls double duty as a smart security system

You can hardly tell just by looking at it, but the Kuna entryway light is absolutely packed with high-tech features -- including an HD video camera, motion sensing, and network connectivity.

While hipsters relive the sound he pioneered, Gary Numan keeps forging forward

Remember the ‘80s? Gary Numan does, and he’s ready for something new. The electronic music pioneer talked with us about hi-res recording, the magic of the piano, and why he’s running alongside today’s electronic crowd – not in it.

Steam pulls game after its developer tweets death threat to Gabe Newell

Paranautical Activity, a roguelike FPS by Code Avarice, was pulled from the Steam store after its creator, Mike Maulbeck, posted threatening tweets about Valve founder Gabe Newell.

Need to switch from iPhone to Android? Google posted a guide that will help you

With the impending releases of the Nexus 6 and Nexus 9, Google saw fit to publish a guide on how to make the switch from iOS to Android. While it's not all that in-depth, it's meant to give new users a running start.

We found Groot’s car! Bugatti Veyron recreated in 1:1 scale completely out of wood

As the Veyron reaches the end of its production life, limited-edition versions seem to be popping up everywhere. However, the 1:1 scale wooden replica of the car made by is truly one of a kind.

Zepp Labs partners with PGA and MLB pros to improve your swing

Zepp Labs' updated baseball and golf apps feature video footage and data from MLB and PGA pros. Users can compare their swings to the pros' using the app.