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Get XCOM, BioShock with 2K Humble Bundle

The most recent Humble Bundle consists of a package of games from 2K, including several BioShock and XCOM titles.

By July 8, 2014

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Most men would rather shock themselves than daydream, study says

Research shows most men don't like to let their minds wander. They need to be doing something -- even something horrible.

By July 3, 2014

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Philips Dot

It may not deliver fantastic sound, but the Philips Dot has a unique look and is both water- and shock-resistant.

May 23, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating May 23, 2014
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The 404 1,480: Where we shock ourselves silly (podcast)

Zapping your brain with spark plugs to improve your videogaming skills and other tales of transhumanism on the rise, inside Jack White's plan to singlehanded bring music back to vinyl, a startup that encourages SF residents to auction their parking spaces, and Nintendo skins deeper into financial sludge.

By May 7, 2014

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The 404 1,480: Where we shock ourselves silly

Zapping your brain with spark plugs to improve your videogaming skills and other tales of transhumanism on the rise; inside Jack White's plan to singlehandedly bring music back to vinyl; a startup that encourages SF residents to auction their parking spaces; and Nintendo skims deeper into financial sludge.

By May 7, 2014

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Nokia stops sales of Lumia 2520 tablet over electric shock fears

Nokia has suspended sales of the Nokia Lumia 2520 tablet around the world over fears that the charger could give you an electric shock -- leaving current owners with a device Nokia admits is "virtually useless."

By April 17, 2014

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BioShock creator Irrational Games shuts down

The studio has announced it is "winding down" with all but 15 staff being laid off.

By February 18, 2014

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BioShock studio Irrational Games closing its doors

Irrational Games, the studio behind the critically acclaimed BioShock games, is shutting down. Series creator Ken Levine plans to work on a new endeavor at Take-Two with a smaller team.

By February 18, 2014

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Want to be better at math? Electric shocks could help

In ongoing research with children and adults, an Oxford University researcher finds that stimulating the brain with low-dose electrical currents could help improve learning.

By February 14, 2014

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PlayStation Now will need DualShock for all devices

That's the word from Sony's marketing vice president, who says the company's controller will be required, regardless of whether or not play is on a console.

By January 9, 2014