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Billionaire who sold Minecraft to Microsoft is sad and lonely

Technically Incorrect: In a series of tweets, Markus Persson says he's never felt more isolated.

By August 30, 2015

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Google buys Songza, a Pandora-like player where context is king

For all the flash of Apple buying Beats, Google's purchase of Songza gives it an online music service focused on anticipatory contextual playlists -- key to an "Internet of Things" future.

By July 1, 2014

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Apple bans app that lets you shoot at hunters

Cecil's Revenge lets you act as jungle animals to shoot at poachers. Apple nixed the app for policy violations, according to its developers.

By September 3, 2015

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PaperFold E Ink phone is context sensitive based on folds

A foldable e-paper smartphone concept adjusts how it displays information based on the configuration of folds between its three screens.

By May 1, 2014

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The hidden cost of those 'free' gambling apps

Some of the most downloaded and highest-grossing video games in leading app stores use casino motifs for their designs, raising questions about the potential dangers of gambling apps.

By August 27, 2015

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To stop next spam king, Facebook program helps firms share security info

The company's ThreatExchange program hopes to break longstanding barriers to companies talking about the cybersecurity threats they face. Early indications show they're willing to play along.

By August 29, 2015

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Why Bungie is overhauling Destiny's questing system

"To talk about quests like they're a new thing is sort of embarrassing."

By August 30, 2015

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Canon reenters US mirrorless market with the EOS M3

The camera, which shipped elsewhere in April, lands in the US this October.

By August 26, 2015

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Hyundai teases N 2025 Vision Gran Turismo 'sustainable' race car concept

Futuristic race car concept will likely only make tracks in the virtual world of Gran Turismo, but its highlighting of Hyundai's long-promised N performance sub-brand has real-world importance.

By August 26, 2015

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Blue whale shows great comedic timing in this video

A clip from an upcoming live BBC and PBS show called "Big Blue Live" captures footage of a blue whale at the most hilarious time possible. Can a whale get a rimshot up in here?

By August 19, 2015