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These top-notch desktop PCs can handle anything you throw at them

Laptops are overrated! Experience the benefits offered by one of our favorite desktop PCs, whether you're in need of a budget solution or a fire-breathing, $4,000 premium gaming rig.

Connection issues postpone the Rainbow Six Siege open beta

Rainbow Six Siege was scheduled to have an open beta this week, just days before its launch, but this might not happen thanks to ongoing connection and matchmaking issues. The game is scheduled to hit shelves next Tuesday.
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Biologists have successfully bred genetically engineered mosquitoes that can't carry malaria

A team of University of California scientists use a controversial gene driving method to spread malaria resistance among a population of mosquitos.

Will Porsche's iconic 911 go hybrid before the end of the decade?

Porsche has hinted it's in the early stages of developing the first-ever regular-production hybrid 911. Built to comply with strict emissions regulations, the hybrid 911 will be capable of driving on electricity alone for short distances.

How to (sort of) make pumpkin pie without an oven

The oven is a busy appliance on Thanksgiving, so if you want to save a little time, you could try one of these creative ways to make pumpkin pie -- or something like it -- using other kitchen devices.

4 annoying iPad Pro problems, and what to do about them

Is your flash new tablet behaving less than professionally? We have potential fixes and workarounds for all the most common iPad Pro problems right here. Find out how to get your iPad back to work.

Frag at Starbucks (or anywhere you want) with these potent gaming laptops

Gaming desktops are powerful, but they tie you down to your desk. We've round up some sleek, powerful alternatives that can play your favorite titles at high detail without breaking a sweat.
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Airbus’s ambitious detachable cabin concept could finally end boarding chaos

Airbus's R&D team have been at it again, this time coming up with a costly looking detachable cabin concept designed to cut a plane's turn-time and bring an end to the boarding chaos that usually kicks off the second the gate opens.

Google getting plenty of right-to-be-forgotten requests, reveals examples

In the 18 months since Europe issued its controversial right-to-be-forgotten ruling, Google says it's evaluated 1.2 million URLs from 348,085 requests, rejecting 58 percent of them. The company this week revealed examples of cases in a…
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Check out what Pepper the robot looks like in a wig and makeup

Pepper now has its own range of garments and accessories on sale, created by fans of SoftBank's friendly droid. Besides dresses, tuxedos, and even a kimono, Pepper owners can also choose from hairpieces and jewelry. What do you mean it…

Huawei unveils the veritable, but sleek, monster of a phablet that is the Mate 8

Huawei officially announced the Mate 8, the sequel to last year's Mate 7. With a 6-inch display, the Mate 8 has both feet planted firmly in phablet territory, though the high screen-to-body ratio should make using the phone easier than you…