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Check your car; the NHTSA has more than doubled the Takata airbag recall

The largest recall ever has now been more than doubled as the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has expanded it to 65-70 million airbags. The airbag inflators are the problem and can explode too hard, sending shrapnel into…

Ubisoft discusses the challenges of fixing The Division

Tom Clancy's The Division has been out for almost two months, and in that time, cheating has become a problem due to the game's infrastructure. Ubisoft is hoping to fix this by changing the way the client interacts with the server, but it…

Benchmark leak of upcoming Nvidia GTX 1080 shows incredible performance jump

While the PC gaming world is eagerly awaiting confirmation of Nvidia's new generation of GPUs, alleged benchmarks from the upcoming GTX 1080 have snuck out onto the open web, and they're certainly intriguing.
Product Review

Yamaha YSP-5600 sound bar Review

Open your ears to the magic of 3D surround sound with Yamaha's YSP-5600
Health & Fitness

Playing smartphone game can have impact on dementia research

You can assist with medical research into dementia just by playing Sea Hero Quest. University College London researchers say that if 100,000 people were to play the game for two minutes, they can glean the equivalent of 50 years of lab…
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Cortana smiles as Windows 10 hits user milestone 2:27

Windows 10 adoption continue to climb, a new A.I. digital assistant looks to take on Siri, Cortana and Alexa, GoPro cameras capture spaceflight footage.
Virtual Reality

HTC’s Vive is so popular, it might split into its own separate company

The HTC Vive is the company's best product in years. That's why shareholders were dismayed to hear rumors that HTC may be spinning off the entire Vive division into its own company.

Doom launch trailer offers a few story details, some demons, and buckets of blood

Bethesda released a short launch trailer for Doom, which provides just the slightest bit of insight into the story for the game's single-player campaign.
Movies & TV

Carpool Karaoke with Gwen Stefani amps up the star power as two A-listers hitch a ride

In the latest edition of Carpool Karaoke, James Corden and Gwen Stefani make a pit stop to pick up two A-list actors along the way after they encounter an unexpected HOV lane that requires 4 people in the vehicle.

Japan now has more charging sites than gas stations, but many are private

Japan is leading the way in electric vehicle charging stations. With 40,000 on the streets and in homes, there are 6.000 more than the number of gas stations.

Windows 10 hits 300 million active devices, but the free upgrade window slams shut soon

Microsoft says that Windows 10 is on 300 million active devices across the globe, but the free upgrade window is coming to a close, so you'd better grab the new platform while it's still free. Soon, the Home edition will run $120…
Cool Tech

Swipe to sort: Using this robotic recycling system is like playing a game of Fruit Ninja

A startup has used gaming technology inspired by Fruit Ninja to develop a robot and software that helps waste facility workers sort through trash and separate recyclables.