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What a deal! Microsoft’s Lumia 540 costs just $150 and will upgrade to Windows 10

Microsoft's Lumia 540 takes cheap to a whole new level with $150 price point and entry-level specs. The device is only coming to certain countries this May, though, so its reach will be limited.

How to make your own radio station in Grand Theft Auto 5 for PC

4K resolution and 60 frames-per-second animation are great and all, but one of the best perks of Grand Theft Auto 5's new PC version is the ability to create your own, in-game radio station.
Home Theater

Now streaming on Joey: Dish brings Netflix to more set-top boxes

Dish and Netflix are expanding their partnership. DISH announced the video streaming service's app, introduced on Hopper DVRs last year, would make its way to Joey units in an upcoming update.

PC version of Project Cars will be a graphics showcase with 12K resolution

Project Cars developer Slightly Mad Studios has announced that the game will support resolutions all the way up to 12K in its highly anticipated PC release. The game is set to release on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One this May.

Compact laundry machines perfect for apartments with kitchen showers

Hunting for quarters on laundry day is a pain, but many apartments are too small for in-unit laundry machines. Compact washers and dryers are a good alternative, and there are more on the market than ever before.

There’s a mouse in your house, controlling your lights

Seed Labs recently announced the Silvair Control, a mouse-like device designed to control household appliances. With Bluetooth capabilities, the mouse can raise blinds or turn on lights.
Cool Tech

Update: Here’s the full video of SpaceX’s CRS 9 rocket exploding after landing

SpaceX is ready to give its ambitious rocket launch/recovery plan another try today. Launch is scheduled for 4:33 PM ET, and you can watch the whole thing live right here. We've also added a live weather forecast, so you'll know…

GameStop will soon resume trading in classic games and consoles

Dust off your Sega Genesis and Nintendo 64, because GameStop will soon resume trading in retro consoles, games, and accessories on April 25 in NYC and Birmingham, with the rest of the country later this year if all goes well.

Want to repair your new MacBook? You’ll need special tools and a bit luck

If you've ever torn open a laptop to try and fix a dodgy screen or dusty CPU cooler, you might think you're ready for a Macbook. You'd be wrong. It has one of the worst repairability scores ever, according to iFixit.