By way of Lifehacker, I bring you the Spider-Mac desktop. Basically, one of Lifehacker's readers took a Spider-Man comic panel and made a useful desktop background out of it.
Engineer Nell Watson worries that it won't be easy to teach powerful robots values.
With adorable characters, challenging puzzles, and a compelling storyline, Botanicula is worth your money, but it takes patience to succeed.
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Spider-Man crackers, "Star Wars" fruit gummies, Super Mario soup, and other geek tie-in foods cry out for a taste test. Crave's Amanda Kooser answers the call.
Apple quietly updates anti-malware definitions in Mac OS X Snow Leopard to detect new variant of rogue antivirus malware.
Worried about using an open Wi-Fi hotspot? You should be. Thankfully, Cloak can help.
In celebration of the new iPad, you can score some noteworthy titles--including the Retina-optimized Modern Combat 3: Fallen Nation--for just a buck. iPhone versions, too.
Siri as a horror film star? Just watch this new video.
It's new, not refurbished, so it comes with Windows 8 and some solid hardware behind it.
Android KitKat in-depth, Twitter's IPO, and tips for holiday travel and shopping.