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ESPN 2.0 brings a new interface and new features to Xbox Live on August 25

The Xbox Live ESPN app is getting a 2.0 update on August 25, adding the ability to watch two HD games at once and an improved user interface.

Gaming

Bitcoin developer halted at US Customs for lack of real cash

Bitcoin experiences some growing pains as its underground aura plagues users and anonymous network is called into question.

Computing

InterDigital launches new patent battle with Nokia, Huawei, and ZTE

InterDigital has filed a complaint with the U.S. International Trade Commission seeking to block imports of 3G wireless gear that allegedly violate its patents.

Mobile

LulzSec hacker ‘Topiary’ arrested in UK

UK authorities have arrested another alleged member of hacker group LulzSec, a 19-year-old who goes by the name Topiary.

Web

Kingston Wi-Drive iOS Wi-Fi streaming server now shipping

Kingston's portable, WiFi-powered Wi-Drive media server is now shipping, enabling users to share media with multiple iOS devices.

Apple

Images show Samsung Galaxy S II heading to AT&T

The Galaxy S II US launch countdown has begun, and leaked details about the handset will have to keep us busy in the meantime.

Android Army

Smartphones will be 28 pct of all phones sold this year

IMS Research forecasts that some 420 million mobile handsets will be sold worldwide in 2011 - and 28 percent of them will be smartphones.

Android Army

Amazon profits down, but sales way up

Amazon saw its stock take off as the company reported second quarter sales were up 51 percent.

Cool Tech

Report: Europe VC scene catching up to US

A new report argues that European venture capitalism in closing in and possibly overtaking the US.

Web

Minecraft update to include new monster

Minecraft's creator shows off a new monster to be introduced into the game.

Gaming

Olympus SP-810UZ compact camera sports 36x zoom

Olympus's new SP-801UZ compact camera sports a 3-inch LCD, 14 megapixel resolution, 3D capability, and a 36x ultra zoom.

Photography

Video: Chevy Volt reaches over 3,000mpg

Chevy Volt engineer and driver Andy Oury was able to reach 3000mpg by driving in electric mode for months.

Cars

Microsoft declares ‘Mango’ ready for action

Microsoft’s Windows Phone 7 latest update, 'Mango', has just been released to manufacturing. Now that the software is final in the eyes of Microsoft, it is up to the device manufacturers to put it their hardware.

Mobile

‘Mad Men’ now streaming on Netflix Watch Instantly

The critically-acclaimed AMC series "Mad Men" is now available on Netflix's Watch Instantly streaming service. Can it help the company stop hemorrhaging customers?

Home Theater

College Humor among first 3-D video offerings on Nintendo 3DS

The first crop of 3-D videos on Nintendo 3DS brings the laughs.

Gaming