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Amazon may incorporate new services into its Prime Instant Video

The e-commerce giant is reportedly in talks with service providers to incorporate their TV and movie offerings into Amazon’s streaming-video service.

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Spotify's songs about Microsoft (yes, Microsoft!) are awesome and must be listened to ASAP

A pop song about Skype. A punk song about PowerPoint. A funky rap about Microsoft Bob. And so many more. Nothing gets the party started like a Microsoft jam.

Christmas Evil

22 off-kilter, unusual, and lesser-known holiday movies now streaming

Take a break from tradition (and the stress of shopping) and spend some quality time with these unusual films with links to the holidays.

Computerworld holiday gift guide 2015

Computerworld's holiday gift guide 2015 (with video!)

From device chargers to action cams, smartphones to speakers, here's the best tech gear to give and get this holiday season.

IPv4 address exhaustion

Running out of Internet addresses: What IPv4 exhaustion means for you

ARIN's announcement that it has run out of IP addresses has hastened a move to IPv6. Here's what you need to know.

InfoWorld 2015 geek gadget gift guide

InfoWorld's 2015 geek gadget gift guide

Forget the sugarplums! Here are 10 unusual gadgets that any geek would love to see under the Christmas tree

A Christmas Story

16 of the best traditional holiday movies now streaming

What better way to celebrate Thanksgiving Holiday than to binge-watch all your favorite holiday movies!

Puro Labs headphones

Puro Sound Labs introduces headphones designed to protect children’s hearing

These phones attenuate the input signal so that it doesn’t exceed a level that can cause permanent damage to the listener’s ears.

Keen Home Smart Vent

Keen Home says its Smart Vent can reduce home energy bills, but some HVAC pros question the wisdom of closing vents

The objective is to redistribute airflow around the home, but some say the resulting changes in air pressure can damage central heating and cooling systems.


Android TV gets proof-of-concept hack, but don’t panic

Proof-of-concept Android TV hack shows the risks--still mostly theoretical--of smart TVs.

LG TV with Roku

LG to offer Roku-powered smart TVs

The company says the entry-level TVs are a one-off effort and it has no plans to ditch WebOS.

Grove Labs Ecosystem

Grove Labs brings its fish-powered smart indoor garden to Kickstarter

Grow your own organic food with the mostly automated Grove Ecosystem, which uses fish poop as plant fertilizer.

Cord cutting

The moocher’s guide to cutting the cord, 2015 edition

How to ditch cable TV: Freeload off a friend or family member.

Amazon e-reader comparison

Kindle vs Fire: How to choose the right Amazon e-reader

So you’ve narrowed the e-reader field to Amazon’s lineup. We’ll help you pick the right model for your needs.

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9 killer gifts for PC gamers

Give your gamer something more than a Hot Pocket and Mountain Dew this holiday season.