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Why lasers are the future (of projectors)

In projectors designed for both the cinema and at home, lasers are starting to replace traditional lamps as the light source of choice. This is potentially awesome. Here's why.

By June 30, 2015

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2015 BMW M235i

The 2015 M235i hearkens back to core BMW values, being an excellent everyday driver with impressive performance characteristics. BMW makes much of its cutting-edge tech available in the car, but it comes at a high price.

By June 22, 2015

4 stars Editors' rating June 22, 2015

MSRP: $43,100.00

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Freaky Burgess Shale fossil finds its head

Researchers have found teeny tiny teeth in a creature half a billion years old so strange it was named Hallucigenia.

By June 24, 2015

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Chimp heard playing a mean drum solo, but is it music?

After a chimp is recorded pounding a bucket, researchers run the beats through digital audio software. Please say the ape was playing a Bananarama song.

By June 23, 2015

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Adobe's Morph Cut is like autotune for videos

A new feature in Adobe's video-editing software Premiere Pro helps to smooth out jumps and cuts in talking-head style interviews. Here's how it works and how you can put words in someone's mouth.

By June 22, 2015

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Pandora, iTunes Radio, Slacker and more: Which Internet radio service is right for you?

Internet radio services deliver endless music suited to your tastes, or can connect you with live radio broadcasts all over the world. This guide covers the top services to help you pick the best choice for your listening habits.

By June 18, 2015

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Finally, humanity gets the tools needed to find life on other planets

In the "Star Trek" universe, humans made contact with aliens in 2063. In the real world, scientists could beat that mark by decades, at least when it comes to detecting signs of life beyond this rock.

By June 16, 2015

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Apple wants to be your everything -- as long as you can commit

The company is creating its first Android apps and is making some software open source, but that doesn't mean it's going to give up on its walled iOS garden.

By June 10, 2015

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Google invites you to get your fingerprints all over Android M

Google's new Android M operating system will not only let users open their devices with a fingerprint, it also gives developers free rein to bundle fingerprint-sensing in their apps.

By May 28, 2015

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Apple's Jony Ive promoted to chief design officer

Ive will focus on designing retail stores and the company's new campus, Apple CEO Tim Cook announced in a company memo.

By May 25, 2015