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Nano vacuum tubes could give a second life to the guitarist's best friend

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Pretty much the only place you see vacuum tubes any more is inside a quality audio amp. But, once upon a time, they were the primary ingredient in any piece of electronic equipment, including computers. The glass tubes have since… Go To Full Article

Facebook reportedly back to building phones, recruiting former iPhone engineers

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If the HTC Status' dedicated Facebook button fell shy of satisfying your obsessive social networking needs, sit tight: the house of Zuckerberg may be building a slab of tech just for you. According to the New York Times Bits blog,… Go To Full Article

Video Games and Porn Creating the 'Demise of Guys'?

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Yet another in a series of concepts blaming the Internet for all of the troubles of the world. This time Dr. Phillip Zimbardo combines two of the most maligned areas of the Internet, video games and porn, cobbles them together… Go To Full Article

Men In Black (1997) Blu-ray Movie Review

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QUOTE: ""Put up your arms and all your flippers."" Go To Full Article

Steve Balmer's 80" Windows 8 Whiteboard

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Sometimes it's really good to be the boss. In Steve Balmer's office hangs an 80 inch tablet touchscreen that replaces his note pad, email and phone. It's not in production yet, but you can bet this is the direction technology… Go To Full Article

New Tomb Raider Teaser Released Ahead of E3 2012

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The fans of Tomb Raider and Lara Croft are one step closer to getting your fix. To generate interest in the long delayed return of the franchise just ahead of the Electronic Entertainment Expo, a teaser trailer was released which… Go To Full Article

Solid state solar panels are more affordable, say researchers, don't leak

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Researchers at Northwestern University have found one way to stop a leak: get rid of the liquid. A new variation on the Gr├Ątzel solar cell replaces a short-lived organic dye with a solid alternative. The molecular dye the solid substance… Go To Full Article

One more place to play Farmville or one more reason to quit Facebook?

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Perhaps there aren't enough places for you to play Words With Friends or FrontierVille, who are we to judge? Maybe what the world needs right now is playable Angry Birds in your Facebook news feed. Instead of just an invitation… Go To Full Article

BitTorrent Traffic Booms Due to "Licensing Challenges"

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There's good news and bad news in the P2P world in general and BitTorrent specifically. The good news is in the United States the use of P2P clients has fallen dramatically to an all-time low. The flip side of that… Go To Full Article

Frontrow has arrived to let you take and share photos from YouTube livestreams

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YouTube's been beefing up the tools for its users lately, adding an audio editor, stabilization and color correction tools, and even ways for live-streaming productions to empty our wallets. Now, an outfit from the land of Oz has created an… Go To Full Article

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