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Mozilla names Chris Beard permanent CEO

The acting CEO, hired back to Mozilla in April after a two-week crisis left the Firefox developer without a leader, will have a full slate of management and technology issues to handle.

Facebook requires Messenger app for mobile chat

Facebook phases out mobile messaging on its main app worldwide, prompting users to download its standalone chat app.

Off with your head: Comic-Con stars virtual-reality thrills

At San Diego Comic-Con, studios used the Oculus Rift to put attendees smack in their movies and TV shows.

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Off with your head: Comic-Con stars virtual-reality thrills

"X-Men: Days of Future Past" gets a lot more real when you're Professor X searching for mutants on the Comic-Con floor. Hollywood's tapping Oculus Rift and virtual reality to make offerings more immersive.

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Lego reveals 'gamer' minifigure with tiny controller

Lego continues to branch out into new territory by teasing a minifig decked out in gamer gear with a "Player 1" T-shirt.

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How to disable Dynamic Perspective on the Fire Phone

You'll be surprised at the performance improvement after disabling one of the Fire Phone's flagship features.

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Unlike Facebook, OkCupid shamelessly experiments on us

The online dating site admits to running experiments on its users and manipulating what they think. Have no fear, however, as it's for a good cause.

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Bonsai tree and flowers, in spaaaaace! (pictures)

A bonsai tree and a floral bouquet float into the stratosphere, where they're photographed before being lost forever. Why? Art -- that's why.

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Bonsai and bouquet photographed in the stratosphere

A Japanese artist takes his love of botanicals and space to new heights by launching and photographing his work with our planet as the backdrop.

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Apple's iPhone 6 could be NFC capable, report says

The anticipated iPhone 6 may sport some new connectivity features, including NFC and a newer form of Wi-Fi.

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Fitbit arrives on Windows Phone 8.1

A native app for the popular fitness-tracking devices is now available on Microsoft's Windows Phone 8.1 smartphones.

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The 404 Throwback Ep. 1,276: Where we follow Justin into the darkness (podcast)

Remember the time Justin got lost in the woods? How could anyone forget? Relive one of the show's most memorable episodes. (Original air date: 5/28/13)

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You can already preorder a 24-karat-gold iPhone 6

It's still months until the iPhone 6 is expected to launch, but luxury accessory maker Brikk has put its $4,500 -- or more -- gold and platinum versions up for preorder.

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Samsung shows Apple how to open a store (well, maybe)

A video showing the opening of a Samsung store in Brazil has music and dancing -- maybe too much dancing.

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A tour of the Royal Air Force Museum

The RAF Museum London is just a short tube ride outside the city itself. Warplanes from every era of flight, from WWI to present day, fill its hangars. Here's a full tour.

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Hilton to replace hotel room keys with smartphones

Hilton announces an initiative that will let guests access their rooms using their smartphones while relegating key cards to the history bin.

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A tour of the Royal Air Force Museum (pictures)

The Royal Air Force Museum London houses over 100 aircraft from the past 100 years. From delicate WWI planes, to iconic WWII fighters and bombers, to jet aircraft from the '40s and to the present day. Here's a huge photo tour.

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Putting fitness tech to the test

​Get out of your comfort zone and discover three new ways your smartphone can make your workouts a lot more exciting.

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