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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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Monument Valley

With jaw-dropping artistic level design and challenges people of all ages can enjoy, Monument Valley is well worth your money.

April 8, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating April 8, 2014

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Viper SmartStart and SmartKey

While Bluetooth proximity unlocking and the GPS locator features of Viper SmartStart and SmartKey come in handy, it is a fairly big installation and will apply to limited scenarios and vehicles.

April 7, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating April 7, 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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Sony PlayStation TV

Formerly known as the Vita TV, the micro game console will be available for $99 or in a $139 bundle with a controller. We gave it a try at E3 2014.

June 9, 2014

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HP Pavilion x360 (13-inch)

With their 360-degree rotating screens, the new 13.3-inch Pavilion and 15.6-inch Envy x360 convertibles join the budget-friendly 11.6-inch x360 from earlier this year.

June 1, 2014

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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