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USB 3.1 support for Windows 10 confirmed by leaked schedule

A talk set for next month's WinHEC conference seems to confirm that Microsoft is planning to support USB 3.1 in Windows 10, which will enable the use of reversible connectors similar to the Lightning connection used by Apple's iPhone and…

Here’s why Windows 10 is terrible for your laptop’s battery life

Windows 10 comes with a new Battery Saver feature, which promises improved power management. We compared Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 TP to find out which one presently offers better battery life. The results might surprise you.

The Opel Corsa OPC is the subcompact we’d want for a few laps around the Nürburgring

Opel has announced the fifth generation of its subcompact, the Corsa. With sporty upgrades from its OPC performance division, it has made a Nürburgring-tested subcompact that rivals cars like the Ford Fiesta ST in capability.

Grab the hottest PS4 indies on the cheap with Sony’s Spring Fever sale

PlayStation Plus members can save 10-percent on eight fantastic indie games when they launch on PlayStation 4 as part of Sony's Spring Fever 2015 sale.
Cool Tech

This smart liquor bottle can tell if your $200 scotch has been opened

You get home and pour yourself a scotch. Do you know what you're drinking? Maybe not. To crack down on counterfeiting, Johnnie Walker Blue Label will soon come in a smart bottle.

Google changes its mind, will not block adult content on Blogger

After originally stating it would start blocking adult content on its Blogger platform later in March, Google decided to abandon the change and step up its enforcement efforts instead.

Cheeky spy shot reveals the backside of the new Honda Civic Type R

Although its official unveiling is only days away, a shot of a partially uncovered Honda CIvic Type R is making its rounds on the internet. Preliminary info for the hot hatch states that it will have a 167 mph top speed, as well as rumors…
Movies & TV

New trailer for PSN’s Powers series offers a rooftop peek at a super-powered battle

The new trailer for the Powers series on PlayStation Network offers a rooftop view of a super-powered battle in the skies over Los Angeles.

Hunt legends in Far Cry 4’s Valley of the Yetis DLC

Far Cry 4: Valley of the Yetis will take Ajay to a dangerous new corner of Kyrat on March 10, where he'll contend with a mysterious cult and the legendary Yeti.
Home Theater

Get your amateur video binge on: Vimeo adds Chromecast support for iOS

Vimeo has added support for the Google Chromecast to its video service, allowing users to wirelessly cast content to the TV using Google's streaming stick.