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Best video game consoles of 2014

The "next-generation" game consoles are here -- but until their game library hits critical mass, the

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US Web sites go idle amid government shutdown (pictures)

With Congress unable to work out a deal to keep America's doors open, sites for government agencies -- from parks to museums to the NSA -- sit idle. Here's a sampling.

12 Images October 1, 2013

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Windows 8.1 Metro: Start or stop?

The tiled, touch-centric Metro interface is an integral part of Windows 8. So integral that Windows defaults to Metro on start up. Should this change?

By February 1, 2014

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Schedule downloads to start and stop in Firefox

Download Scheduler for Firefox gives you an extra context menu option to schedule specific downloads from the browser, much like if you were using a torrent manager. Set times to start and pause your downloads to suit your downloading needs.

August 23, 2013

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Stop snoozing and start using Carrot Alarm for iOS

Please Carrot, don't hurt 'em.

By August 19, 2013

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Find articles to read during idle moments with Readtime

Got 5 minutes to spare? Readtime for iOS queues up articles from Readability, delivering those whose length match the amount of time you tell it you have.

By October 18, 2012

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Ford to bring start-stop 'microhybrids' to U.S.

Already used in Europe, Ford's fuel-saving system turns off the gas engine when a car is idle to improve efficiency by up to 10 percent.

By December 27, 2010

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Netflix, Instagram, Pinterest, BBM go down, thumbs go idle

The severe storms that battered the US took out a host of web services this weekend.

By June 30, 2012

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New technology keeps car audio playing in start/stop hybrids

STMicroelectronics is pioneering a new generation of chips that allow in-car entertainment equipment to operate as the engine is turned off and restarted.

By September 21, 2010

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The 404 1,214: Where we stop shaking and start snooping (podcast)

It's probably not a good idea to snoop around on your ex/present/future S.O., but if you must, here's the only Facebook button you need -- use it at your own risk.

By February 26, 2013

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Ep. 1214: Where we stop shaking and start snooping

It's probably not a good idea to snoop around on your ex/present/future S.O., but if you must, here's the only Facebook button you need -- use it at your own risk.

By February 25, 2013