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Former RHCP guitarist John Frusciante releases six songs for free

John Frusciante, rocker and experimental musician, has released two groups of songs and four other single tracks for free on his Soundcloud and Bandcamp. Most of the songs were not intended for commercial release. 
Social Media

Facebook to offer four months parental leave to all full-time employees

Facebook now offers full-time employees four months parental leave. The new benefits are intended to allow fathers, those in same-sex relationships, and employees in other locations, time to bond with their babies.
Movies & TV

We love us some duck face — Zoolander 2 trailer breaks record for Paramount

Paramount has confirmed that the trailer for Zoolander 2 has broken record, achieving the most views in the first week of release for a comedy, knocking off previous record-holder, Dumb and Dumber Too
Movies & TV

Zach Galligan: The Gremlins return will not take the form of a reboot

The third Gremlins movie is reportedly in the works, but original star Nick Galligan, who may or may not appear in the new movie, confirms that it won't be a reboot, but rather a look at the world 30 years from the original.
Product Review

TarDisk Pear 256GB Review

Boost your MacBook’s storage with the TarDisk Pear.

Lenovo and Razer join forces to create new generation of desktops

Lenovo and Razer have announced a partnership for new gaming desktops and laptops. Details are sketchy at the moment, but the new devices should be ready for debut at CES 2016.
Home Theater

Can waving an iPhone around like a Shaman fix a speaker? We tried Sonos TruPlay to find out

Sonos has avoided using an Auto-EQ system until now, so why the change of heart, and does the smartphone-based system work very well?

Russia plans to build its largest data center on top of a nuclear power plant

While most of the world still balks at the notion of using nuclear energy to power large-scale enterprises, Russia recently announced plans to build what could be its largest data center right on top of the Kalinin nuclear power plant.

Anonymous hacks ISIS site, replaces it with Viagra ad

On Thursday, the Ghost Sec, a hacking group related to Anonymous, gained control of a website supporting the Islamic State, and replaced it with a Viagra advertisement. Anonymous has pledged retribution against the terrorist group for the…
Cool Tech

This robotic fishing lure can make dead fish swim again

The field of robotics is transforming so many aspects of our lives, and now it's poised to change how we fish. Let us introduce you to the Zombait, a robotic fish insert designed to bring dead fish bait back to life.

Uncork the champagne: Mercedes-AMG celebrates its latest F1 title with a limited-edition A45

Mercedes-AMG is celebrating a victorious Formula 1 season with a limited-edition version of the A45 AMG called Champion Edition. It gains a F1-inspired paint job, a more aerodynamic body kit, a custom interior, and a long list of standard…