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The 404 Show 1,570: Superhero movie overkill? Christian Bale to play Steve Jobs (podcast)

We're finishing up the week with the question: is Hollywood's superhero factory comic book overkill? Plus we'll talk about Christian Bale's confirmed role as Steve Jobs in a new biopic, Uber flu shot delivery and confirmation that Google Glass people still freak us out.

By October 24, 2014

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The 404 Show 1,570: Superhero movie overkill? Christian Bale to play Steve Jobs (podcast)

We're finishing up the week with the question: is Hollywood's superhero factory comic book overkill? Plus we'll talk about Christian Bale's confirmed role as Steve Jobs in a new biopic, Uber flu shot delivery and confirmation that Google Glass people still freak us out.

By October 24, 2014

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Are 2K+ smartphone resolutions overkill? Maybe not.

The Samsung Galaxy S5 is said to have a crazy-high-resolution screen. But does that even matter on a phone?

By February 4, 2014

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Smart phone, smarter car

We are reaching a tipping point where your car will feature more processing power in the dashboard than your phone.

By January 15, 2015

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Get a Lenovo Y50 Touch 4K gaming laptop for $999.99

This seriously loaded laptop normally runs $500 more. Plus: three sweet bonus deals!

By January 14, 2015

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How to hide, rearrange Instagram filters

A recent update to the popular photo-sharing app makes it possible to hide your least favorite filters.

By December 18, 2014

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Train-mounted lasers blast tracks clean

Trains in the Netherlands are getting armed with lasers as part of a test to see if they can burn away dangerous material on the tracks, including autumn leaves.

By December 6, 2014

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Dear Microsoft: Why does Outlook 2013 cost $110?

Commentary: Consumers who seek a decent desktop mail client must pay a steep premium. But why?

By December 5, 2014

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Store owner installs surveillance cameras to spy on police

A Miami convenience store owner is fed up with his employees and customers being allegedly harassed by police. So he installs surveillance video to get evidence against the local cops.

By November 22, 2014

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DIY: Make a mini boombox

Not satisfied with the portable speaker options out there? Here's how to make your own with a little hacking and crafting.

By November 2, 2014