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Heartbleed: BlackBerry to roll out BBM patches for Android and iOS this week

While the risk of attack is deemed by BlackBerry as "extremely small," the company is nevertheless taking the precautionary measure of rolling out patches for Android and iOS users of its BBM app to prevent any possibility of a…

Slick Ubuntu Mobile OS previewed again, but we’re still waiting for a release date

A video has been released showing the new Ubuntu Mobile operating system running on a Meizu smartphone. The Chinese smartphone brand is one of Canonical's hardware partners, and it'll launch its first Ubuntu Mobile device later this year.
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Awesome tech you can’t buy yet, for the week of April 13, 2014

Check out our roundup of the coolest crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the Web this week. You can't buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to gawk!

How Cortana works in Windows Phone 8.1

Microsoft's answer to Apple’s Siri and Google Now is being pushed as the “world’s first truly personal digital assistant.” Here's what Cortana can do and how to use her in Windows Phone 8.1.

PAX South coming to Texas in 2015

The Penny Arcade Expo is adding PAX South in San Antonio, Texas. The new show will take place in January 2015, and join PAX Australia, PAX Dev, PAX East, and PAX Prime.

Pixifly is like a time machine for Instagram users

Ever wanted to travel through time? Of course you have, and now you can - kind of - with the help of new iOS app Pixifly. The app allows users to search Instagram photos by time and place.

Titanfall DLC adds maps and more this May

Titanfall’s first DLC, titled Expedition, will be released this May, and include three new maps. New modes, Burn Cards, and more are also coming in a free update.

NSA must report security flaws — with some exceptions

A report in the New York Times sheds new light on the NSA's policy towards bugs such as Heartbleed — while the Agency is obliged to report the majority of vulnerabilities, it can choose not to.

Watch Dogs coming to Wii U this fall

Ubisoft’s open world action game built around hacking throughout the city of Chicago will hit most platforms on May 27, but the Nintendo Wii U version won’t be released until fall.

JVC puts an oversized Super 35mm sensor in its upcoming Micro Four Thirds 4K camcorder

At NAB in Las Vegas, JVC introduced two new 4K video cameras sporting Micro Four Thirds mounts and a larger Super 35mm format sensor. Will we see Micro Four Thirds still cameras with larger sensors in the future? Probably not.