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Google may purchase Twitch for $1 billion

Google will purchase streaming video network Twitch for $1 billion, according to a GamesBeat report. Unknown is when the deal will be announced or for exactly how much. Google and Twitch have yet to comment on the report.

In GE’s first ‘microfactory,’ anyone can turn an idea into a 3D-printed product

GE opened up its FirstBuild microfactory to all inventors, engineers, and creators in late July. The factory plans to produce several interesting appliances that were designed and imagined by the online community.

Lenovo has its very own Google Glass competitor, too

Lenovo announced that it has partnered with tech firm Vuzix to launch the M100 Smart Glasses in China. The wearable will go on sale this September for 8000 Yuan ($1,291), with specifications rivaling that of Google Glass.

Spotlight in OS X Yosemite: How to make the most of Apple’s new desktop gem

Spotlight, the desktop search utility in OS X, has received a significant update in Yosemite. In addition to its traditional features, Spotlight now offers Web-based results and a centered desktop search window that provides detailed…

San Diego Comic Con offers up a first look at Halo: Nightfall

Halo fans in attendance at 2014's Comic Con International in San Diego got their first look at Halo: Nightfall, the episodic series produced by Ridley Scott that bridges the events between Halo 4 and Halo 5: Guardians. Now you can see it…

Jimmy Kimmel proves that we’ll buy iWatch just because it’s made by Apple

Jimmy Kimmel is messing with Americans again. This time, he passed off a $20 Casio watch as the upcoming Apple iWatch. Most of the people agreed that "if it's Apple, it's good."

Pentax marks success of K-3 DSLR with limited Prestige Edition

Ricoh's Pentax K-3 has received numerous accolades. To commemorate, Ricoh has introduced the K-3 Prestige Edition, featuring a new body option. However, only 2,000 will be available worldwide.

2K teases a return to BioShock’s Rapture

This morning the 2K United Kingdom Twitter account posted a teasing image and message hinting that we'll somehow return to BioShock's Rapture at some point in the near future.
Home Theater

Seinfeld and Crackle team up for new ‘Single Shots’ video series, instant hilarity ensues

Comedian Jerry Seinfeld announced today that he has collaborated once again with Sony's video-streaming service Crackle to create a series of brief vignettes dubbed Single Shots. The project is an offshoot of Seinfeld's Emmy-nominated web…

Sharknado 2 will sync with Philips Hue to play a special ambient light track during the film

Thanks to an unexpected partnership between Philips and Syfy, you'll be able to watch the upcoming movie Sharknado 2: The Second One with a specially made-ambient light track to accompany the film.
Gaming adds Linux support

Good Old Games, purveyor of fine, aged, DRM-free PC games, has delivered early on its promise to support Linux games, with over 50 games now available, many of which are on sale.

Apple eyes mobile payments with wallet app for iPhone 6

Apple may introduce a mobile payment wallet app with the iPhone 6. Reports indicate that the new Apple Wallet app could use NFC, Wi-Fi, or Bluetooth technology to purchase items.