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How Jaunt and Dolby scared the bejeesus out of me with a virtual reality 'Black Mass'

I strapped on a VR headset to find out how sound helps fool the brain, and I really wish I hadn't.

By March 2, 2015

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Priests post Twitter #ashtag selfies for Ash Wednesday (oh, Lordy)

Technically Incorrect: To place their traditional ashened foreheads in the public domain, priests take a modern approach.

By February 18, 2015

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Google to shut down Helpouts on April 20

The Internet giant says its video tutorial service isn't growing fast enough.

By February 13, 2015

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Got a great geeky love story? We want to hear it

Techies and scientists, DIYers and fantasy fans -- geeks do things their own way, including love. Proud of how you applied your skills to wooing? Funny story for the flirting-impaired? Tell us about it.

By February 6, 2015

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Be warned: Google enlists Chrome in push for encrypted Web

Google has taken its first step to flag ordinary sites like Wikipedia and CNN with a security warning because they are unencrypted, allowing all data transmissions to be viewed by the prying eyes of hackers or governments.

By January 30, 2015

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'Calvin and Hobbes' creator Bill Watterson makes rare comics showing

Normally a very secretive guy, Bill Watterson has been surprisingly active this year. His latest comic for France's 2015 Angouleme International Comics Festival is amazingly good.

By November 6, 2014

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How to set up multiple user accounts on OS X

For families sharing a Mac, multiple user accounts let each family member have his or her own profile to customize as he or she wishes. It also lets parents set restrictions for their kids' accounts.

By November 3, 2014

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Why the Verizon-exclusive Droid Turbo is actually good for you

The Droid franchise stands out as a carrier exclusive that works, thanks to the work put in on both sides.

By October 29, 2014

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Get a Vizio sound bar and wireless subwoofer for $89.99

It's a refurb, with just a 30-day warranty, but it's also half off the list price.

By September 12, 2014

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Apple University preaches mantra of simplicity to employees

Three Apple employees spoke to The New York Times about the company's secretive internal training program, revealing some of the lessons the tech firm tries to impart.

By August 11, 2014