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Dyson Hot+Cool hands on: It’s what Goldilocks would’ve wanted

There's always someone in the house that complains when it's too hot or cold. With the Dyson Hot+Cool fan heater hybrid, the elegantly-designed machine hopes to give everyone a fair compromise.

Oculus Rift introduces its newest killer app: John Carmack

The legendary programmer, game designer, and engineer John Carmack is taking a step back from id Software, and joining Oculus VR, the makers of Oculus Rift, as its CTO.

LG G2 vs. Moto X: The hot new Android phones go head to head

LG's G2 handset, announced today, joins the Moto X in the fight for the top spot in the Android market. How do they compare? We find out by putting them side-by-side in a Spec Showdown.

How to buy fine art on the Web without getting ripped off

Amazon Art, the online superstore's new marketplace for fine art, lets anyone become an art collector. But breaking into the art world can be an intimidating endeavor. The co-founders of online art dealer UGallery explain how to get you…

LG G2 vs. Galaxy S4 vs. iPhone 5: Spec Showdown

LG unveiled its G2 phone and on paper, it looks pretty impressive. How well does its specs stack up to other flagship phones? We find out in a spec showdown with Samsung's Galaxy S4 and Apple's iPhone 5.
Social Media

Happy birthday @Horse_ebooks! A quick look at the wisdom of Twitter’s favorite bot

Horse_ebooks is three years old today. We're taking a closer look at some of the Twitter spambot's best tweets. The amazing wisdom that lies these seemingly nonsensical tweets will make a believe out of you.
Social Media

How much is that doggy in the Instagram? Things to consider before hitting up #petsforsale

Puppy mills and other unsavory pet sellers are using the social media platform to get a quick buck from potential pet owners. Before you go shopping for #dog, the Humane Society has some warning words.
Movies & TV

Review: ‘Elysium’ offers a sci-fi fairy tale about the haves and the have nots

Neil Blomkamp returns from the success of District 9 with another look at a dystopian world with Elysium, where the rich have abandoned the planet to live on an idyllic space station with life-extending medical pods.

Philips expands its Hue smart bulb line with LivingColors Bloom and LightStrips

Home automation gadgets are constantly on the rise, so why stop with a multicolored smart bulb when you can have portable or light strip versions? At least, that's the mindset behind Philips' two new Hue products.

Best performance SUVs: Utility meets speed

Most SUVs are boring collections of cupholders and heated seats designed for soccer moms, but some buck the trend. These high performance sport-utes prove that horsepower can make anything interesting.

LG G2 officially enters the super phone ring, headed to all major U.S. carriers

LG has officially unveiled its flagship phone for 2013. The G2 has a 5.2-inch screen, a new button design, and a host of other new UI features. We're live at the NY event. Here are all of the details of LG's new phone.

Subaru teases the future classic BRZ STI, but what about the Scion FR-S?

Subaru has teased the up-coming BRZ STI. While it will surely prove a brilliant sports car and an instant classic, it shadows in comparison of the potential market influence of a possible hybrid-powered Scion FR-S.