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When are more expensive cables worth it?

HDMI, USB, speaker, and other cables come in a wide variety of prices. Is it ever worth it to spend more? Actually, sometimes yes.

By 20 June 2015

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​Sony's Project Morpheus shows that VR can work on a game console (E3 hands-on)

Commentary: We tried Sony's Project Morpheus at the E3 game show. Here's what's new with the PS4's virtual-reality peripheral.

By 19 June 2015

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Dishonored 2 lets you choose between two playable characters

Arkane Studios' sequel to Dishonored lets you choose to play as returning protagonist Corvo Attano or his daughter, Emily.

By 16 June 2015

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One port to rule them all: Thunderbolt 3 and USB Type-C join forces

USB Type-C becomes truly universal as Intel aligns the latest Thunderbolt standard with USB's new reversible port.

By 2 June 2015

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4K TVs with passive 3D: Finally, a good use for all those pixels

It's a match made in 3D picture-quality heaven. Add the extra pixels of 4K resolution to comfortable, crosstalk-free passive 3D, and you potentially get the best 3D TV picture yet. If you care.

By 7 February 2014

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This week's YouTube hit: How to scare a charging bear

Technically Incorrect: On a snowy trail in the woods, a bear meets a Swedish man -- and apparently meets its match.

By 22 May 2015

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Microsoft awarded patent for glasses that know how those around you feel

Technically Incorrect: A "wearable emotion detection feedback system" is exactly what you want from your eyewear, isn't it? It is. Don't you want to know how those around you really feel?

By 30 April 2015

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Netflix rival Sky: I don't know if anybody is watching 'Marco Polo', do you?

UK broadcaster Sky reckons viewers still want television the old-fashioned way, as opposed to Netflix's data-driven commissioning.

By 30 April 2015

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Twitter gives its home page a makeover to grab new users

Visitors to the social network can now explore a selection of tweets without having to register or log in, as Twitter tries to get both passive and active users to interact more frequently with its service.

By 16 April 2015

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Twitter makes it easier for strangers to send direct messages

The social network now allows users to receive direct messages from other users regardless if they follow each other.

By 21 April 2015