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Verizon tells FCC that data throttling is necessary to keep the network going

Verizon told the FCC that data throttling is a necessary evil to keep the network running smoothly. Verizon says its move to throttle unlimited data subscribers is justified in the name of getting rid of network congestion.
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Need some power? Try this spray on solar panel

A group of scientists found a way to create spray-on solar cells using perovskite. The new process is much cheaper and energy efficient than creating silicon solar cells.
Movies & TV

Watch Vin Diesel say ‘I am Groot’ in various languages while wearing stilts

New video depicts Guardians of the Galaxy voice actor Vin Diesel recording his dialogue in multiple languages for foreign release of Marvel Studios film.

Internet Explorer, Firefox, and Safari all have fewer desktop users, but Chrome gained some

The desktop versions of Internet Explorer, Firefox, and Safari all saw their user base dip last month. Google Chrome, on the other hand, gained in popularity.

What’s a Gigafactory? It’s where Tesla’s Model 3 will be built … in Reno, Nevada

Tesla’s upcoming, $5 billion dollar battery plant known as the Gigafactory may have a home: Reno, Nevada. The Gigafactory will be the main source of battery packs for the upcoming Model 3 sedan.

Windows 8.1 and XP market share falls, while Windows 7 gains users

Windows 8.1 and XP lost users last month, while Windows 7 strengthens its position, which was already dominant in the desktop world.
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Drone fails to deliver contraband into prison, crashes outside wall

A man has been arrested and charged with attempting to use a drone to deliver contraband into a South Carolina prison. The drone was found crashed outside prison walls with items like phones, marijuana, and tobacco.
Movies & TV

Quotacle turns all your favorite movie quotes into GIFs

Quotacle puts together hundreds of thousands of quotes from your favorite movies and turns them into GIFs. Quotacle has lines from Star Wars, The Lord of the Rings, Back to the Future, Harry Potter, and more.
Movies & TV

Michael Keaton brings back his superhero voice for new Birdman trailer

The film about a washed-up former superhero actor trying to launch a Broadway play gives Michael Keaton the opportunity to bring back his Batman voice.

Diablo 3 saves from PS3 or Xbox 360 can transfer to either of the newer consoles

Blizzard's upcoming console release of Diablo 3: Ultimate Evil Edition allows players to import saves from PS3/Xbox 360 to either of the newer consoles.

Sacré bleu! French company Iliad makes $15 billion bid for T-Mobile USA

French company Iliad has come out of left field and offered a $15 billion bid to purchase T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom. Iliad would purchase 56.6 percent of T-Mobile, if successful.