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From J-Phone to Lumia 1020: A complete history of the camera phone

Camera phones first appeared on the scene in 2000 and they've grown ever more powerful since then. Join us for a look at the history of the camera phone, from 0.11-megapixels to 41-megapixels.
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WTF Internet? If you need an app to tell you when to have sex, it’s over

WTF, Internet? This week's Web indiscretion comes courtesy of apps that are trying to help busy users get busy a la push notification. Too stressed to remember to have sex? There's - unfortunately - an app for that.
Car Review

2013 MINI Cooper S Roadster Review

2013 MINI Cooper S Roadster review.
Home Theater

Time Warner subscribers embrace piracy as CBS feud wears on

Likely an inevitable trend after the contract negotiations between Time Warner and CBS collapsed, Time Warner subscribers are turning to piracy for illegal downloads of Stephen King's Under the Dome.

Does the Chromecast have what it takes to convert HTPC diehards?

The Chromecast is a $35 HDMI dongle that can stream Web video to your TV. It's already been pitted against the Apple TV and Roku, but does the Chromecast's cheap and minimalistic features have what it takes to convert HTPC users to…

Gamed: Even the people of Belarus know Nintendo is screwed

This week in Gamed, we have news from across the Atlantic: Nintendo is screwed. Plus, Oculus VR hearts id, MS Points taken taken to the woodshed, and the Xbox One comes out of its shell.

Barrel rolls, inside Walter White’s house and more in this week’s Staff Picks

You want to know all the best from around the Web in the past week, but you don’t want to have to look for it, right? Never fear. We’ve trolled the matrix to find the coolest, weirdest, and most interesting tidbits of the past seven…
Social Media

Miss Netiquette’s guide to shameless social media self-promotion

Social media can be a tricky thing to navigate and no one has written the rules on codes of conduct. We're here to help you with best practices for sites Web-wide, and this includes the dos and don'ts of shameless self-promotion.

MixBit App Review: From the makers of YouTube comes the newest video-sharing app

The creators of YouTube have released MixBit, the newest social video-sharing app, now available for iPhones and iPod Touches. A version for Android should be available in the coming weeks.

The history of aviation unfolds one victory at a time in ‘World of Warplanes’

We spoke with 'World of Warplane’s' Director of Global Operation, Vlad Belozerov, about the journey through the history of aviation that unfolds as you progress through the tiers in Wargming's next free-to-play title.
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Is Facebook the ultimate resource for pro matchmakers, or a simpleton’s dating database?

Now that dating online is an accepted form of relationship building, we explore the world of matchmaking and how social media plays a part in the process.

No magic, no Apple: Cupertino’s identity crisis in the fading afterglow of Jobs

Can Apple retain its “magical” reputation without a magician like Steve Jobs casting his spell? If it’s current product line is any indication, the future doesn’t look too dazzling.