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Tinder teams up with Bud Light, because of course

Bud Light has teamed up with Tinder to promote the beer brand's "Whatever, USA" contest. This isn't a first for Bud Light, but it is for Tinder -- this is the first time a video ad will appear on the platform.
Cool Tech

Teach your child how to code with programmable robot Codie

There's no shortage of gadgets aimed at teaching coding to kids, but that doesn't mean that there isn't room for another. Codie is a programmable robot aimed at ages 8 to 12, and is currently raising funding on Indiegogo.

Uber hires Facebook exec as its first security chief

Uber has brought in Facebook executive Joe Sullivan as its chief security officer. Sullivan will be charged with overseeing the ride-sharing company's cybersecurity efforts, and also help to ensure rider and driver safety.
Movies & TV

The pinnacle of the series, Furious 7 gives Walker the last ride he deserved

As the sun sets on Paul Walker’s role in the Fast & Furious saga, the rest of the cast and crew rise to the occasion with what ends up being the best, if saddest, film in the franchise.

Drexel University unveils first ever vending machine for iPads

You see vending machines for all sorts of things these days, but Drexel University's new one for iPads is surely a first. The tablets can be borrowed by students and local residents for up to four hours at a time without charge, the…

Snapchat blocks access to all third-party apps in bid to improve security

Snapchat has moved to make its app and associated content more secure by blocking all third-party apps from accessing its data. The change means users will find it more difficult to routinely archive images and videos received by the…

OnLive streaming game service closing on April 30 due to Sony buyout

Likely closing down due a lack of users and an attractive buyout option from Sony, OnLive will be closing down at the end of the month while Sony acquires patents that could impact the company's PlayStation Now service.

See the exciting HTC One M9+ and its fingerprint sensor ahead of its April launch

HTC could launch a phablet-sized version of the One M9 called the One M9+ soon. Reports say it may be even more powerful that the flagship and sport a sharper screen. The device could arrive this spring.

Here comes the hardcore Honda: Brand to bring Type R — fastest Civic ever — Stateside

At the unveiling of the Civic Concept in New York, Honda promised a Type R variant, following the Sedan and Coupe models later this year. What that might look like, exactly is unknown. But I’ve given it a shot.
Home Theater

Deja-Vue: PlayStation Vue is everything you love to hate about cable TV in a game console 2:45

Sony's PlayStation Vue offers a impressive list of cable channels directly over the Internet, but is it too much like cable to appeal more than just a niche audience?

Google, Mozilla blacklists China’s web registrar over breach

Google and Mozilla have announced that they will blacklist digital certificates from the China Internet Network Information Center, the country’s main Internet agency.

Vote for the next Super Smash Bros. fighter and more highlights from Nintendo’s livestream

Despite the date, the April 1st, 2015 Nintendo Direct livestream was no joke, with exciting details shared about a wide range of Nintendo's upcoming games and DLC. Here are the highlights: