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Qualcomm's mobile dominance shaken from loss of flagship phone

10 hours 37 min ago
The leading maker of mobile chips works to quell concerns about its business prospects and new high-end chip after it disclosed this week that a large customer dropped the chip from a major phone.






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Pirate Bay back up after December police raid

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 21:45
The torrent site, used to download television shows, movies, games and other files, was shut down for seven weeks.






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Space out in these glow-in-the-dark galaxy undies

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 20:00
No need for a telescope when wearing these solar system skivvies. We promise not to make a rude comet about your asteroid.






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Surprise! Dish Network emerges as major wireless player after FCC auction

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 19:36
AT&T and Verizon are big winners in the record-breaking wireless auction, but it's Dish Network that walks away with an unexpectedly large swath of spectrum. What will it do with it?






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Rachael Taylor of 'Grey's Anatomy' to raise hell as Hellcat in 'Jessica Jones'

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 19:02
Actress Rachael Taylor takes on the role of Patricia "Trish" Walker, aka Hellcat, in the upcoming Marvel TV series premiering on Netflix.
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HTC One M7, M8 owners, you'll have to wait longer for Android 5.0

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 18:52
HTC says several issues with the latest version of Android, dubbed Lollipop, will cause the company to miss its goal of an update within 90 days, the deadline for which falls on Sunday.






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Google's Nest loses two key execs, including Dropcam CEO

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 18:39
Dropcam co-founder Greg Duffy, and Yoky Matsuoka, Nest's vice president of technology, have left the company, according to The Verge.






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How social media wins the #SuperBowl

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 17:39
As social media's prowess continues to grow, advertisers are coming up with more ways to capitalize on your dedication to watching the big game.






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Insomniacs, now you can spray sleep right onto your skin

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 13:00
Mist melatonin on yourself until you slowly drift off to dream of a world filled with spray-on love, money and power, too.






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Scouring the 'Game of Thrones' Season 5 trailer for clues (pictures)

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 02:29
The trailer has landed! And after a bit of freaking out, we've dissected some noteworthy shots. Who's that bearded wonder? And is that another dragon?!? Caution: possible major spoilers ahead.






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Lust! Betrayal! First full trailer for 'Game of Thrones' Season 5 is now official

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 02:19
HBO has released the first full-length trailer for the next season of "Game of Thrones," promising, as Peter Dinklage might say, more stabby stabby, sexy sexy.






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For Silk Road founder, evidence keeps piling up

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 00:30
In the latest trial twist, millions of dollars in bitcoins were found flowing to the laptop of Ross Ulbricht.






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Google Now gets cards from Airbnb, Lyft, Pandora and more

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 23:47
Information and actions from the top Android apps will now show up in Google's personal assistant dashboard.






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The 404 Show 1,599: Sling TV verdict, Trivia Crack and that Kate Upton mobile game (podcast)

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 23:28
Bridget Carey and Ariel Nunez help Jeff and Iyaz understand the fine print of a Sling TV subscription, why Trivia Crack is worse than hardcore narcotics and figure out what the deal is with that mobile game Kate Upton is all about.






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Vine goes child-friendly with Vine Kids app

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 23:25
The new app from Twitter's 6-second looping video service serves up only clips that have been screened for family-friendliness.






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The sixth 'Game of Thrones' book won't be released in 2015

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 23:04
Sorry, "Game of Thrones" fans. "The Winds of Winter," the sixth book in George R.R. Martin's "A Song of Ice and Fire" series won't be released in 2015.






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Facebook using beacons to show location 'tips'

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 22:39
The social network's new feature sends location tips to your feed using GPS, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth beacons. Meanwhile, your home Internet broadband may not be broadband anymore.
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The best Super Bowl ad so far features Blettner Engineering (who?)

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 21:58
An automation and assembly equipment manufacturer finds itself in a Super Bowl beer ad. And a very funny one too.






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Crave Ep. 190: Testing out 'Insane Mode' in the Tesla P85D

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 21:38
Tesla's Model S electric car comes with "Insane Mode," which is everything you hoped it would be, especially when it gets tested out on unsuspecting strangers.






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George Lucas: Who'd a thought cat videos would be a thing?

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 21:15
In an interview at the Sundance Film Festival, the "Star Wars" creator wonders what the world is coming to. Especially the online world.






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