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Apple launches new iPod ad, lots of colors and bouncing

Apple unveiled a snappy new ad for its refreshed iPod devices on Wednesday highlighting the range of colors on offer.

Researchers modify refrigerator to stay locked unless you smile

Definitely a terrible idea when unhappy about a growling stomach, Japanese researchers want a smile before opening your refrigerator.
Movies & TV

Rumor: Armie Hammer may play Batman in Justice League movie

Once again, Armie Hammer is Warner Bros.' top choice to play Batman in a still-hypothetical Justice League movie.
Android Army

Microsoft Office apps for iOS and Android on their way? Perhaps not….

On Wednesday morning a Microsoft executive suggested the company was preparing to launch iOS and Android apps for its Office suite of products. A few hours later, however, another executive said the information was "not accurate," leaving…
Social Media

Facebook accused of creative accounting to minimize UK taxes

Is Facebook under-reporting its British earnings in order to take advantage of a lower tax rate in Ireland? New reports coming out of the United Kingdom seem to suggest so.

Ghost Recon: Future Soldier Khyber Strike DLC review

The next piece of additional content for Ubisioft’s Tom Clancy: Future Soldier, the DLC pack “Khyber Strike,” featuring 3 new multiplayer maps, a new game mode, and more, is available now.

Capcom clarifies Resident Evil 6’s on-disc DLC, promises imminent freebies

Alongside an announcement of upcoming free DLC for Resident Evil 6, Capcom has also addressed the game's on-disc DLC issue.

YouTube mulls possibility of paywalled content channels

Would you pay to watch content on YouTube? That hypothetical question may move into a practical realm soon, with the announcement that YouTube is considering allowing its content partners to install paywalls for their channels.
Movies & TV

Mary Jane, Electro, Harry Osborn all rumored for Amazing Spider-Man 2

If Variety's rumors are to be believed, The Amazing Spider-Man 2 may feature a number of familiar faces.

Honda Civic Natural Gas comes with $3,000 of free fuel, but good luck finding it

To help lift the burden of having a natural gas-powered car, Honda is offering $3,000 of free fuel for those who buy the new Honda Civic Natural Gas.

Artists make money on Pandora – but the RIAA is still holding their profit potential back

Drake and Whiz Khalifa will earn $3 million from Pandora this year, but Pandora's CEO argues that artists can make more money if the RIAA loosens up its reins on the cost of licensing music.

How Apple’s Foxconn problem is like Nike’s sweatshop problem, and why the outcome is the same

Reminiscent of 1990s Nike, Apple now faces intense criticism for the working conditions of its manufacturing partners. Will customers force a change?