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Computing

Ford board to tackle Mulally Microsoft CEO rumors

It's no secret that Steve Ballmer will be stepping down sometime next year. One exec connected to the future vacancy is Ford's Alan Mulally. However, it appears as if Ford is tired of hearing about the possible union between the two.
Social Media

Twitter said to be testing profile pages, with ability to highlight popular tweets over others

Twitter is said to be testing a new type of profile page that would allow users to highlight their most popular tweets. Will these expanded profile pages boost user engagement as Twitter hopes, or distract from the service's core appeal?
Mobile

The 4 hottest Android phablets square off in our side-by-side spec comparison

We compare the four biggest phablets - large-screened phones - available in the US right now. The Galaxy Mega, Galaxy Note 3, HTC One Max, and Sony Xperia Z Ultra duke it out in this in-depth comparison and spec chart.
Social Media

Yep, Instagram just got private messages: What you need to know about Instagram Direct

Instagram unveiled a major new feature today: Instagram Direct, a private chatting option that allows users to send photos and text to individuals or groups of up to fifteen people. Should Snapchat and Twitter be worried?
Cars

Rinspeed’s XchangE autonomous concept car allows driver’s to recline and enjoy a nap

Set for a Geneva Motor Show unveiling, the Rinspeed XchangE concept is designed to take advantage of autonomous car tech. It's interior helps passengers make the most of the "free time" they'll gain.
Cars

McLaren’s next supercar will be the ‘entry-level’ P13 to compete with Audi’s R8

How will McLaren follow up the superlative P1? By building something (slightly) more practical. The P13 will be the company's cheapest model yet, but should offer plenty of performance.
Social Media

Wow. Dogecoin is the most Internet thing to happen, ever

What do you get when you combine a ridiculous Internet meme with Bitcoin? Dogecoin, of course – which may be the most Internet thing that has ever happened. Ever. Wow. Such currency. Amaze.
Mobile

Sony’s new USB flash drives plug into your Android device, making file sharing even easier

Sony has announced a new flash drive suitable for use with smartphones and tablets. It works with a micro USB port, provided your device has USB On The Go connectivity, and comes in three different sizes.
Web

YouTube on the up and up with 2013 ad revenue forecast to hit $5.6 billion

Site changes and investments appear to be paying off for Google-owned YouTube with a report Wednesday forecasting the company will generate gross ad revenue of $5.6 billion in 2013, up from an estimated $3.7 billion in 2012.
Apple

South Korean court rules against Samsung in patent case with Apple, says no to iDevice ban

It's not just the US where Apple and Samsung are battling it out in courts over a myriad of patent disputes. It's going on around the world, and on Thursday the latest ruling, on Samsung's home soil, went against the Korean tech giant.