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Maine Governor Sued for Deleting Facebook Comments

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 15:28
Paul LePage uses his Facebook page to perform government business, so blocking people who disagree with him 'constitutes... government censorship,' the ACLU says.

T-Mobile Tips Budget-Friendly Revvl Phone

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 15:28
The Alcatel slab runs Android Nougat and has a 5.5-inch HD screen; it's $0 down and $5 a month with T-Mobile's Jump! On Demand plan.

You Might Not Need Complex, Alphanumeric Passwords After All

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 11:54
NIST now recommends using long passphrases instead of complicated alphanumeric passwords, and only refreshing them if they've been breached.

Tesla's Massive Battery for Australia Will Use Samsung Cells

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 11:54
Panasonic may be Tesla's preferred supplier, but demand is very high meaning Tesla is looking to other suppliers for battery cells.

Eyeing a Side Job, But Don't Have Wheels? Try Maven Gig

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 11:54
With Maven Gig, launching in LA on Thursday, city dwellers can test the waters of the gig economy without buying a car of their own.

If Humans Live in Space, Will We Lose Our Skeletons?

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 11:54
Astronaut Scott Parazynski stopped by PCMag's offices to talk about his new memoir The Sky Below, including the (possibly insane) future of human space exploration.

Instagram Adds 'Go Live With a Friend' Feature

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 08:44
If your friend starts bringing up embarrassing topics, you can remove them at any time (then add someone else to the broadcast, if you like).

Nintendo Releasing Limited Edition Metroid 3DS XL

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 08:44
Its' $199.99 and available from September 15, but doesn't include a copy of Metroid: Samus Returns.

Nissan Stops Making Electric Vehicle Batteries

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 08:44
The Japanese company is selling its battery manufacturing subsidiary even though it will grow increasingly reliant on EV batteries.

Intel's 8th Gen Coffee Lake Chips Arrive August 21

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 08:44
The second 14nm process refinement, six core chips, and up to a 30 percent performance bump expected.

Disney to Ditch Netflix, Start its Own Streaming Service

Tue, 08/08/2017 - 19:53
Disney also promised 'a significant investment' in original content.

Spotify Finally Arrives on Xbox One

Tue, 08/08/2017 - 16:34
The app works with the free and premium versions of Spotify.

Experience Virtual Reality With Firefox 55

Tue, 08/08/2017 - 13:29
When you find a game or app on the web that supports VR, just click the VR goggles icon on the page to experience it with your HTC Vive or Oculus Rift.

Google Fires Author of Controversial Diversity Memo

Tue, 08/08/2017 - 10:28
Portions of the controversial memo 'violate our Code of Conduct and cross the line by advancing harmful gender stereotypes in our workplace,' Sundar Pichai says.

Wii U GamePad Converted Into Windows 10 Handheld

Tue, 08/08/2017 - 07:28
The modified GamePad has enough performance available to run the Cemu emulator. making this a handheld Wii U as well as a touchscreen Windows PC.

Cheaper Flights Possible if Airlines Replace Human Pilots

Tue, 08/08/2017 - 07:28
According to a UBS survey, removing pilots from the equation could lower costs by $35 billion a year. The problem is, we don't trust pilotless aircraft (yet).

LG's GPad X2 8.0 Plus Tablet Leaks, Reveals Battery Dock

Tue, 08/08/2017 - 07:28
The 8-inch tablet isn't anything special, but a dock including a battery and speakers may help it get noticed in a crowded market.