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Top Stories of the WeekSo What the Hell Are We Supposed to Put on Google+?

Here's the problem: I hate my friends. You do too. I'm using the word "friends" in the social networking sense. Facebook and Flickr "friends." Twitter and Tumblr Followers. More »

Top Stories of the WeekGot Spotify? Here's How To Use It

So you coughed up for a Spotify pass. Great work! The unlimited streaming music superservice is everything it's cracked up to be. But don't let that log-in fester like unwanted leftovers. More »

Top Stories of the WeekDear Netflix, It's Time to Get Your Shit Together

You probably know Netflix raised its prices. And, like everyone else, you're probably outraged at the death of $10 1 disc + streaming plan. But the $6 price hike doesn't have to be the end of the world. More »

Top Stories of the WeekIs Sony Back?

Do you remember Sony? Not the guys who let your PSN account get hacked, or the ones who loved their proprietary formats more than their customers. The Sony you grew up with, who made the gear you couldn't live without. More »


Top Stories of the WeekDoes Not Compute: 10 PC Myths from Movies and Television

For over half a century, Hollywood has been making computers do whatever they damn well please. Routinely featured on television and in movies, supercomputers, desktop rigs, and laptops are all too often granted near-magical capabilities. More »

Top Stories of the WeekWhat Is a Derecho? (Hint: It's a Highly Destructive Force of Nature)

You're in the middle of a midwestern field right now. You feel a warm breeze gathering. Then wall of clouds starts heading in your direction. The wind gets stronger. More »

Top Stories of the WeekIs WebOS Hosed?

Former Palm CEO Jon Rubinstein, the guy who resurrected Palm, is leaving HP's Palm unit (no longer called Palm, to boot). Taking over is Stephen DeWitt, HP's U.S. More »

Top Stories of the WeekOlympus PEN EP-3: Micro Four-Thirds Is Starting to Get Good. Real Good.

Micro Four-Thirds cameras have long promised to bridge the quality of DSLRs with the size of point and shoots. The Olympus PEN EP-3 is the fullest realization of the Micro Four-Thirds dream so far, even if it's not quiiiiiiite perfect. More »

Top Stories of the Week7 Tools to Show Muggers Who's Boss (That Would Be You)

These are dangerous times. And since you can't just keep throwing your wallet at attackers and running, you'd better learn to defend yourself. Here are seven tools that will help you walk the mean streets without fear. More »

Top Stories of the WeekSummer Is a Walkman in Kuwait

I used to have a waterproof yellow Sony Sports Walkman. This one. I got it in the 8th grade. It was my favorite thing ever. When I think of it, I think of summer. More »