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Mario takes on Minecraft Guy in battle of the video games

7 hours 32 min ago

The embodiments of two of the top video game franchises of all time go head-to-head to determine which one reigns supreme.

CBS is picking up a full season of Supergirl

7 hours 44 min ago

Supergirl is sticking around a little longer. According to The Hollywood Reporter, CBS is picking up seven more episodes of the oft-campy, feminist-friendly superhero show, bringing its first season up to a total of 20 episodes. Supergirl's premiere was one of this fall's most-watched debuts, and the show has maintained decent ratings that pair well with its sterling critical reception.

Neil deGrasse Tyson says the Enterprise would destroy the Millennium Falcon

7 hours 49 min ago

In a recent video interview with National Geographic, Neil deGrasse Tyson finally set the record straight for sci-fi fans everywhere. Asked whether he'd choose Star Wars' Millennium Falcon or Star Trek's Enterprise, Tyson naturally chose the jewel of the Federation fleet, the Enterprise, as his preferred spaceship. "There's no question!" he exclaimed, explaining how the Enterprise has the benefit of being based in some semblance of reality and that it was groundbreaking for its being the first spaceship in science fiction designed expressly for exploration.

Awkward 'Star Wars Holiday Special' awakens in fan's mashup trailer

7 hours 56 min ago

After watching this "Force Awakens" mashup, you may never see the embarrassing "Star Wars Holiday Special" the same way again.

10 glaring mistakes you might have missed while watching the Star Wars prequels

7 hours 59 min ago
When we think of Star Wars Episodes I-III, it can be hard to separate the good from the bad. I know it’s tempting to say that the entirety of the Star Wars prequel trilogy was one glaring mistake, but if you look a little deeper, you can actually find smaller, more granular issues within the films as well. DON’T MISS: 12 best Cyber Monday sales that are live right now Over the weekend, Screen Rant shared its latest compilation video, this one focusing on 10 mistakes you might have missed in The Phantom Menace, Attack of the Clones and Revenge of the Sith. One of my personal favorite errors comes when the Jedi Council arrives on Naboo, Samuel L. Jackson’s body double can be

What do business people think of their CIO?

8 hours 6 min ago

Multiple research reports give a consistent view of business perceptions toward IT and the Chief Information Officer. In summary, there is hope but much work remains.

VTech hack gets worse: Chat logs, kids' photos taken in breach

8 hours 10 min ago

One security expert questioned why some data was collected by VTech in the first place.

Horrific drone accident destroys toddler's eyeball

8 hours 12 min ago

The neighbor, who is described as an experienced drone pilot, was flying in front of his own home, but lost control of the unit after its rotors clipped a tree. Guidelines from the Federal Aviation Administration in the US and the Civil Aviation Authority in the UK recommend against flying in populated areas and flying in a manner that might endanger others. Both agencies are in the process of creating updated rules and regulations that would work to address the increasingly widespread use of drones.

Apple Configurator 2 makes iPad and iPhone deploys even easier for SMBs

8 hours 12 min ago

Apple's Configurator 2.0 is a lightweight and agile configuration app that is a boon to SMBs. Read about the latest version's new features and options.

Apple Music arrives on Sonos speakers in beta form December 15

8 hours 18 min ago

After promising Apple Music on Sonos connected speakers by year end, Apple is delivering: Next month a beta begins to stream Apple's tunes on Sonos devices around the home.

Adobe releases Premiere Clip for Android

8 hours 18 min ago

Adobe has launched Premiere Clip for Android, its first video editor for the Google Play platform. 

Hewlett Packard Enterprise to become Azure partner

8 hours 22 min ago

The company is looking to focus its efforts on services and hardware.

Amazon, the king of e-commerce, gets primed for 2016

8 hours 30 min ago

Amazon's Prime membership service will help the company continue to dominate online shopping, this holiday season and beyond.

Apple Pencil: 5 apps to get you started

8 hours 34 min ago

These five apps for notetaking and sketching will get you familiar with the Apple Pencil's capabilities. Spoiler: It's pretty impressive.

Using technology to lend a hand

8 hours 45 min ago

From CNET Magazine: Looking for a way to give back during the holidays? There are apps and websites to help.

Apple Music will work with Sonos speakers starting December 15th

8 hours 45 min ago

Sonos speakers will soon let you play tunes from yet another streaming service: Apple Music. The company has announced that it'll launch support for Apple's music offering — in beta to start — on December 15th. Currently, playing tracks from the streaming service requires plugging your iPhone or iPad into a Sonos speaker with an aux cable.

U.S. states to probe breach at digital toymaker VTech

8 hours 47 min ago
At least two U.S. states plan to investigate a breach at Hong Kong-based toymaker VTech Holdings Ltd, which surfaced late last week and exposed data of millions of customers who use a portal for downloading content including children's games. "We are aware of the breach and will be looking into it," said Jaclyn Falkowski, a spokeswoman for Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen, said on Monday. "Illinois will investigate," said Eileen Boyce, a spokeswoman for Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan.

Target’s Cyber Monday 2015 deals are live now, but you’ll have to act fast

8 hours 51 min ago
It was touch-and-go for a while there, but it looks like the vast majority of us made it through the Black Friday weekend unscathed. Unfortunately, there’s no time to celebrate, because many retailers have now kicked off Cyber Monday 2015 deals, some of which are scheduled to last for the rest of the week. Today, we’re going to take a closer look at some of Target’s best deals. MORE DEALS: Amazon’s big Cyber Monday 2015 sale is here: Everything you need to know Some of these deals are only available today, so be sure to act fast if you see something that interests you. Also, don’t forget to use coupon code CYBER15 for 15% off your order: New Nintendo 3DS XL —

Zuckerberg and Gates' clean-energy mantra: Invest, invent

8 hours 55 min ago

Tech industry titans are banding together to try to ensure the world has enough energy, with less of the carbon emissions tied to global warming.

Amazon’s best Cyber Monday 2015 deals on HDTVs

9 hours 18 min ago
Amazon’s Black Friday deals were pretty crazy this year, but the fun isn’t over just yet. Today kicks off another week of sales beginning with Cyber Monday 2015 and running all the way through this coming Saturday, December 5th. Amazon is the biggest online retailer in the world and since Cyber Week is all about online sales, you can believe that Amazon is going to come through in a big way. The retailer is offering killer deals across all product categories, but there’s one in particular that you might want to pay close attention to: HDTVs. Black Friday 2015 brought some incredible HDTV deals with it, but don’t worry if you missed out. There are still plenty of great deals