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Smartphone 'kill switch' law takes effect in California

Starting July 1, smartphones sold in the state must come with software that lets users lock a stolen phone so it can't be used, making it harder to resell. Crime statistics show the tech is already working.

By July 1, 2015

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Forza 6 special-edition Xbox One gets special design, sound effects

The new Xbox One console celebrating Forza Motorsport 6 is extremely blue in color.

By June 23, 2015

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Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5 plays on nostalgia to great effect

Hands-on with Robomodo's endearingly classic throwback.

By June 17, 2015

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Adopt a Gremlin: Special-effects wiz auctioning off movie treasures

The legendary Rick Baker is selling work including animatronics and puppets from "Gremlins 2" and "Men in Black." Find out what Mogwai monsters and alien gems await.

By May 22, 2015

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Ex-Mass Effect director joins Microsoft for HoloLens

Casey Hudson to work on company's new AR tech and report to Kudo Tsunoda.

By May 17, 2015

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Polar Pro filters help smooth out drone video Jell-O effect

Tired of wobble in your aerial video? These lightweight ND and polarized filters might just do the trick.

By March 18, 2015

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Apple Watch effect: How a tiny screen has developers rethinking their iPhone apps

Get ready for simpler designs and new features on your smartphone apps, with developers applying the stripped-down concepts they employed for the Apple Watch.

By March 16, 2015

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Vintage X-rays reveal the hidden effects of corsets

In 1908, a doctor used X-rays to highlight the damaging effects of tight corsets on a woman's body.

By February 25, 2015

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Steer clear of low-tech hacks: How to keep your information safe

It doesn't take a coding genius to steal your Social Security number, but you can be smarter than identity thieves.

By July 5, 2015

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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