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Best apps of the week: Piano Genius, Tinder for Android, Sky Gamblers, and more

Need some new apps to occupy your phone? We have you covered with the best apps and updates of the week. Open up your app marketplace of choice and start downloading great apps like Tinder. Sky Gamblers, Gentleman!, Piano Genius, and many…

Google Map Maker vs. OpenStreetMap: Which mapping service rules them all?

Which is the better mapping community for amateur cartographers? We take the battle between Google Map Maker and OpenStreetMap to the streets to find out.
Social Media

Want to know what Twitter emoji are most popular?

A new Web app called Emoji Tracker displays all of Twitter's emoji activity in real time - and the revelations are surprising. You'd think regular old smiley faces would win out, but the See No Evil Monkey is more popular than you'd think.

In spite of criticisms, Twitch dreams of eSports expansion

We spoke with Twitch Vice President of Marketing Matthew Dipietro about how it intends to address the recent criticism leveled at the streaming service by its partner, Major League Gaming.
Car Review

2013 Fiat Abarth Cabrio Review

2013 Fiat Abarth Cabrio review.

5 areas where cameras still beat smartphones if you want great photo quality

While the general populace are preferring smartphones for casual photography, there are five areas where traditional cameras still excel. Check out where cameras beat out their cellular counterparts.

10 of the funniest, perviest, dumbest, and strangest smartphone commercials

It may be funny, weird, and sometimes cringe-inducing, but at least the smartphone advertising scene is rarely dull. Join us as we cast a critical eye over 10 of the funniest and the strangest smartphone ads around.
Social Media

WTF, Internet? An app is not an acceptable way to end a relationship

WTF, Internet? This week's Web indiscretion comes courtesy of the hot new trend in dumping your significant other, breakup texts! That's right, you too can now streamline heartbreak but cutting out the human part of leaving someone.

Gamed: Shut up and let Neil Gaiman take your money, and leave Phil Fish alone

In this week’s edition of Gamed, we look at Microsoft’s newly announced love of indie gaming, Activision Blizzard is going indie, and Neil Gaiman needs your money so you should shut up and give it to him.
Product Review

Acer Aspire M5-583P-6428 Review

Acer Aspire M5-583P-6428 Review.

YouTube creator Freddie Wong talks season 2 of ‘VGHS,’ and how to scare Hollywood

We speak with Freddie Wong and Matt Arnold, two of the creators of the web series 'Video Game High School' as it debuts its second season, and what the success of web-based shows mean for entertainment.

Back up your PC before it’s too late with our favorite free programs

Backing up your files is key to your well-being and techie peace of mind. Here are our top choices for the best free backup software whether you're using the Web, a standalone program or your operating system's built-in backup utility.