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  • newGoogle Inbox Users Can Now Invite Others to Join

    Google Inbox Users Can Now Invite Others to Join

    If you're still waiting for an invite to Inbox, Google's new app that rethinks email, we have good news: Just bug your friends who already have it.The service, which is still in beta, rolled out to limited users on Wednesday. Users who emailed inbox…
    - 1 hour ago, 25 Oct 14, 6:59pm -
  • newTwitter Acquires Twitpic's Archive, Saga Finally Ends

    Twitter Acquires Twitpic's Archive, Saga Finally Ends

    Twitter has acquired Twitpic's website and photo archive."I'm happy to announce that we have reached an agreement with Twitter to give them the Twitpic domain and photo archive, thus keeping the photos and links alive for the time being," Twitpic cr…
    - 3 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 5:24pm -
  • newTop Dogs Showcase Costumes at 2014 Tompkins Square Halloween Parade

    Top Dogs Showcase Costumes at 2014 Tompkins Square Halloween Parade

    New York's finest pups marched around in their best costumes Saturday for the 24th annual Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade.Presented by Beggin' Strips dog treats, the event featured hundreds of pooches dressed up in creative costumesSee also: 5…
    - 4 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 4:30pm -
  • newGnaw, Really? Serial Biter Luis Suarez Makes Barcelona Debut After Ban

    Gnaw, Really? Serial Biter Luis Suarez Makes Barcelona Debut After Ban

    Luis Suarez wasted no time making an impact in his first match for FC Barcelona after finishing a four-month ban for biting an opponent at the World Cup this summer.Suarez was in Barcelona's starting lineup alongside fellow soccer megastars Lionel M…
    - 4 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 4:05pm -
  • new13 Ferocious Hybrid Animals to Creep You Out

    13 Ferocious Hybrid Animals to Creep You Out

    The first scientist to examine the platypus believed it was a hoax, but the creepy animal was not a hybrid of a duck, beaver and otter — it turned out to be real.In addition to the living, breathing platypus, there are plenty of fictional hybrid a…
    - 5 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 3:30pm -

TechCrunch

  • newCurrentC Is The Big Retailers’ Clunky Attempt To Kill Apple Pay And Credit Card Fees

    CurrentC Is The Big Retailers’ Clunky Attempt To Kill Apple Pay And Credit Card Fees

     Long before Apple Pay, big brick-and-mortar retail chains were conspiring to sidestep the typical 2% to 3% fees they’re charged by credit card companies when consumers pay with credit. A company called MCX (Merchant Customer Exchange), spearheade…
    - 58 mins ago, 25 Oct 14, 7:18pm -
  • newTwitpic Data Will Stay Alive “For Now” Thanks To An Agreement With Twitter

    Twitpic Data Will Stay Alive “For Now” Thanks To An Agreement With Twitter

     And in a somewhat happy turn of events, Twitpic has announced that it has reached an agreement with Twitter to keep Twitpic photos and links alive, giving Twitter control over the domain and the full photo archive. However, the agreement also state…
    - 5 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 3:33pm -
  • newTop The Charts With Your Mobile Game App This Holiday Season

    Top The Charts With Your Mobile Game App This Holiday Season

     The holiday season is fast approaching, and for mobile gaming studios it’s make or break time. How can you earn one of the coveted spots in Apple Store’s Top 10 list without exhausting your marketing budget? Below are five steps to help you dev…
    - 5 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 3:00pm -
  • newGillmor Gang: Room to Grow

    Gillmor Gang: Room to Grow

     The Gillmor Gang — John Borthwick, Robert Scoble, Dan Farber, John Taschek, Keith Teare, and Steve Gillmor. Facebook’s Rooms iOS app, Twitter’s Fabric platform , Google’s InBox, a big Microsoft quarter, and the refactoring of TV.An @borthw…
    - 7 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 1:00pm -
  • new11 TechCrunch Stories You Don’t Want To Miss This Week

    11 TechCrunch Stories You Don’t Want To Miss This Week

     As we return from Disrupt London, we give you the stories you won’t want to miss from the past week (10/18-10/24). 1. Josh Constine wrote a long form piece called “Inside The Spotify – Echo Nest Skunkworks” about the future of Spotify and…
    - 7 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 12:55pm -

Read Write Web

Boy Genius Report

  • newUntil Dawn brings hokey teen horror to the PlayStation 4

    Until Dawn brings hokey teen horror to the PlayStation 4

    I only jumped once. Honestly, just once while I played through a demo of Until Dawn, the first major title from developer Supermassive Games. Until Dawn is less psychological thriller and more schlocky horror, but there isn’t nearly enough of that…
    - 9 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 11:45am -
  • newMeet Night Cable, the only iPhone charging cable made for your bedroom

    Meet Night Cable, the only iPhone charging cable made for your bedroom

    Many people charge their smartphones every night because most handsets can’t yet offer the battery life we expect. And many tablet users also charge their devices at night as well, which is the most convenient time to do it anyway since they might…
    - 10 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 10:00am -
  • newThis is the future of iTunes

    This is the future of iTunes

    It’s been a few months since Apple acquired Beats Electronics, but the merging of products and services has only just begun. One of the first questions many of us asked when the acquisition was announced was what would happen to the relatively new…
    - 23 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 9:00pm -
  • newYour Galaxy S5 may get Android 5.0 Lollipop in time for the holidays

    Your Galaxy S5 may get Android 5.0 Lollipop in time for the holidays

    Great news, Galaxy S5 owners: You may not have to wait that much longer to get Android 5.0 Lollipop on your favorite phone. SamMobile’s sources indicate that Lollipop will start rolling out to the Galaxy S5 sometime in December, which hopefully me…
    - 1 day ago, 24 Oct 14, 8:15pm -
  • newThe Note 4 is reportedly off to a hot start with 4.5 million sold

    The Note 4 is reportedly off to a hot start with 4.5 million sold

    There weren’t many smartphones in 2014 that received as much attention as the Galaxy Note 4, but a staggered launch by Samsung might have kept the phablet from breaking any sales records. Korea’s News 1 reports that after a month on the market, S…
    - 1 day ago, 24 Oct 14, 7:30pm -

All Things Digital

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CNET YouTube

The Armor A60 portable drive can take quite a beating.
http://cnet.co/12vycZQCNET editor Dong Ngo did some blah blah talking and then a real-world drop test on the Silicon Power Armor A60 portable drive. You can't miss this if you want to find out how you can find out about the test result.
- 24 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 8:43pm -
Macan: Meet the very different future of Porsche​ (CNET On Cars, Episode 52​)
Porsche Macan marks the beginning of several chapters for the carmaker, plus a new list of the safest cheap first cars for teens and the new options that are putting the squeeze on car radio.
- 1 day ago, 24 Oct 14, 8:03pm -
Crave - Help battling robots cause even more mayhem, Ep. 180
http://cnet.co/1wnkaG5This week on Crave, we take a closer look at the Hendo hoverboard, fly on a Virgin Galactic spaceship, and get pumped for the return of the battle-bot action of RoboGames. It's a high-flying, hoverboarding, eagle-riding episode…
- 1 day ago, 24 Oct 14, 7:41pm -
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2: A classy in-ear headphone with killer clarity
http://cnet.co/12tucJsThe C5 Series 2 sounds better than the original and is one top in-ear headphones for less than $200.
- 1 day ago, 24 Oct 14, 6:04pm -
Mr. Coffee gains some smart home skills
http://cnet.co/ZMOifMThe $150 Mr. Coffee Optimal Brew Smart brews 10-cups at a time and can be controlled by the Wemo mobile app.
- 1 day ago, 24 Oct 14, 5:16pm -
The 404 - 1,570: Superhero movie overkill? Christian Bale to play Steve Jobs (podcast)
http://cnet.co/1nDaPHaWe're finishing up the week with the question: is Hollywood's superhero factory comic book overkill? Plus we'll talk about Christian Bale's confirmed role as Steve Jobs in a new biopic, Uber flu shot delivery and confirmation t…
- 1 day ago, 24 Oct 14, 4:43pm -

Gizmodo

  • newMuse: Showbiz

    Muse: Showbiz

    15 years ago, a tiny British alt rock band, led by concert pianist/conspiracy theorist Matthew Bellamy, released their debut album, Showbiz. Nowadays, Muse plays sell-out stadium shows with ridiculous pyrotechnic displays and gymnasts dangling from…
    - 1 hour ago, 25 Oct 14, 7:00pm -
  • newTwitpic Will Live On As An Archive

    Twitpic Will Live On As An Archive

    The saga of Twitpic vs Twitter, probably the most ridiculously petty argument in the entire social media industry, is finally coming to a semi-satisfactory end: Twitpic is definitely shutting down, but its archives will live on in read-only mode, ow…
    - 2 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 5:47pm -
  • newThis Filmmaker Reviews Google Glass Using Google Glass

    This Filmmaker Reviews Google Glass Using Google Glass

    By this stage, Google Glass has been around in its kinda-beta kinda-on-sale format for a solid 18 months, and the internet is awash with more reviews than you can probably tolerate. But it's still interesting to see wizard filmmaker Casey Neistat's…
    - 3 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 5:00pm -
  • newSpace X's Dragon capsule has successfully splashed down in the Pacific Ocean after a month-long turn

    Space X's Dragon capsule has successfully splashed down in the Pacific Ocean after a month-long turn

    Space X's Dragon capsule has successfully splashed down in the Pacific Ocean after a month-long turnaround on the International Space Station, having delivered a 3-D printer to outer space. It's the fourth of 12 resupply missions contracted to SpaceX…
    - 4 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 4:36pm -
  • newLooksery Changes Your Face In Real Time For Flattering Video Selfies

    Looksery Changes Your Face In Real Time For Flattering Video Selfies

    My eyes are brown. My face is round. But I don't have to show you that. Looksery can give me beautiful baby blues and a chiseled jaw with just a few taps.Read more...
    - 4 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 4:01pm -

PC World

LifeHacker

  • newThis Week's Top Downloads

    This Week's Top Downloads

    Every week, we share a number of downloads for all platforms to help you get things done. Here were the top downloads from this week.Read more...
    - 16 mins ago, 25 Oct 14, 8:00pm -
  • newThe Most Germ-Infested Item in the Office Might Be the Coffee Pot

    The Most Germ-Infested Item in the Office Might Be the Coffee Pot

    If you're in a shared office environment, you probably wash you hands after using the restroom. That's good hygiene, but you might consider washing your hands after touching the coffee pot. A recent study determined that it's a "hot zone" in your o…
    - 1 hour ago, 25 Oct 14, 7:00pm -
  • newKnow How to Spot the Signs of a Hidden Handgun

    Know How to Spot the Signs of a Hidden Handgun

    Regardless of your opinion on handguns, you probably want to know how to spot someone carrying one. This graphic illustrates some tips from the New York City Police Department. Read more...
    - 2 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 6:00pm -
  • newAdd Public Transportation to Your Weight Loss Plans

    Add Public Transportation to Your Weight Loss Plans

    Finding time to exercise is tough. You can squeeze in some extra calorie burning by skipping the car and taking public transportation instead. It isn't the same as going for a run, but a recent study suggests taking the bus or train could still make…
    - 3 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 5:00pm -
  • newEmpty the Gas Tank Before Storing Your Lawn Mower for Winter

    Empty the Gas Tank Before Storing Your Lawn Mower for Winter

    When the leaves start changing, most of us put away our lawn mowers for the winter. Make sure you empty the gas tank before storing it over the winter.Read more...
    - 4 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 4:00pm -

Engadget

BoingBoing

Tech Republic

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Review of the new 27-inch iMac with Retina 5K Display| Mashable
There's a lot to like about the new iMac. It's got an almost impossibly-thin display and is the fasted iMac Apple has ever introduced. But really, the real story with the iMac with Retina 5K Display and the reason you're interested in this machine is…
- 6 hours ago, 25 Oct 14, 2:06pm -
The Early Morning Sober Rave | Mashable
Meet Daybreaker - a new kind of clubbing experience that features yoga, a dance party, special performances and fresh beats - all before the work day even begins. The catch: It's entirely sober. See what all the rave is about in New York City's weird…
- 1 day ago, 24 Oct 14, 8:44am -
Ebola in NYC: Doctor’s Neighbors Speak Out | Mashable
Dr. Craig Spencer is the first person in New York City to be diagnosed with Ebola. We went to Dr. Spencer’s block in Hamilton Heights, Harlem and spoke with neighborhood residents about the threat – and realities – of the Ebola virus.http://w…
- 2 days ago, 24 Oct 14, 5:35am -
Apple in 2014: A Year in Review
Apple has had quite the year, with the unveiling of Apple Watch, the rollouts of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, two new iPads, iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite, among other things. Mashable hosted a MashTalk Hangout on Air to recap Apple in 2014.Read more:…
- 2 days ago, 23 Oct 14, 4:42pm -
Ebola Gear: 30 Steps Nurses Must Take | Mashable
Wearing and removing the protective gear for Ebola health care workers is a tedious process. Nurse Barbara Smith and Dr. Bryan Christensen demonstrate the recommended way for U.S. health care workers to use personal protective equipment during a trai…
- 2 days ago, 23 Oct 14, 11:10am -
Apple iPad Air 2 Review | Mashable
The new iPad is just 6.1 millimeters thick, or 0.24 of an inch. That's 18% thinner than the first iPad Air. Like the recent iPhones, the iPad Air 2 features a Touch ID fingerprint scanner built into the home button. That means owners will be able to…
- 4 days ago, 21 Oct 14, 9:09pm -