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NYC launches free public WiFi trial, links it to skeevy payphones

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Free public WiFi may be the sort of thing you automatically associate with Starbucks, but starting today, you'll be able to add NYC payphones to that short list. The city's pilot program, just officially launched, aims to spread gratis wireless… Go To Full Article

Mass Effect 3: Earth DLC hits July 17th

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Microsoft’s Larry Hyrb confirms Mass Effect 3: Earth DLC will roll out on July 17 for Xbox Live and the PC.

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For sale by owner: 1954 flying Taylor AEROCAR, yours now for only $1.25 million

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For anyone raised on the retro-futurist notion of flying cars, this literal-minded, nuts-and-bolts incarnation should make for some incredulous swooning. Looking much like a 1950's interpretation of a subcompact that wandered into the wrong alleyway and wound up in a… Go To Full Article

Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II stealth fighter cockpit demonstrator hands-on

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We spend hundreds of hours on board a variety of airplanes each year, most often en-route to a trade show or product launch event, but occasionally we have a rare opportunity to hop on board military aircraft, to test out… Go To Full Article

Microsoft advises nuking Windows Gadgets after security hole discovery

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Whether you see Windows Vista and Windows 7 Gadgets as handy tools or a blight upon a pristine desktop, you might want to shut them off for safety's sake. Mickey Shkatov and Toby Kohlenberg have found that the desktop widgets'… Go To Full Article

Nikon recalls battery packs sold with D800 and D7000 DSLRs due to burn hazard

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Some important news for anyone who bought a Nikon D800 or D7000 DSLR earlier this year. The US Consumer Product Safety Commission and Health Canada announced today that the battery packs sold with the cameras are part of a voluntary… Go To Full Article

This Rolls-Royce jet engine is made from over 152,000 Lego bricks

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One of my favorite things in all of geekdom is insane Lego projects that use hordes of little bricks to build real life and unexpected items. Go To Full Article

Corsair Vengeance 2000 Wireless Headset @ LanOC Reviews

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Of all of the headsets that we have had into the office, almost every headset at some point in time has ended up tangled up in the wheels of my office chair. With wired headsets you either end up with… Go To Full Article

PCI-SIG Celebrates 20 Years of PCI I/O Leadership, New Technology Innovations Ahead

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PCI-SIG DEVELOPERS CONFERENCE – PCI-SIG, the organization responsible for the widely adopted PCI Express (PCIe) industry-standard input/output (I/O) technology, today announced new updates to meet the evolving demands of a variety of computing markets from high-performance storage to ultra-thin and… Go To Full Article

Sapphire HD 7870 Flex GHz Edition 2 GB @ techPowerUp

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Sapphire's HD 7870 Flex adds comes with the capability to run three HDMI/DVI monitors without active DisplayPort adapter. Something that's not possible on reference design cards. This means that many EyeFinity users will be able to save $30, because they… Go To Full Article

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