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Ian is an independent writer based in Tel Aviv, Israel. His current focus is on all things tech including mobile devices, desktop and laptop computers, software, social networks, Web apps, tech-related legislation and corporate tech news.

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Flappy Bird may make a comeback, but with a warning

Flappy Bird creator Dong Nguyen isn't ruling out a Flappy Bird return. But if the game does come back it will come with a warning to chill out now and then.

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Popcorn Time transforms movie torrents into Netflix

This surprisingly slick desktop program lets you stream movies via torrent as easily as you stream movies on Netflix.

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Both Satoshi Nakamotos say accused Satoshi Nakamoto isn't Bitcoin's creator

The alleged outing of Bitcoin's mysterious creator becomes even more murky.

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Hewlett-Packard quietly rolls out budget-friendly HP 8 Android tablet

The HP 8 is friendly on the wallet, but you definitely get what you pay for.

on greenbot.com

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Mysterious Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto reportedly found in California

'Satoshi Nakamoto' has allegedly gone from an assumed pseudonym to an identified senior in California.

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Opera for Android adds native WebRTC video chat support

Following in the footsteps of Firefox and Chrome, Opera has jumped on board the WebRTC bandwagon.

on greenbot.com

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Twitch live broadcasts headed to Android/iOS Games

Twitch is releasing a mobile SDK that will let developers add gameplay streaming to Android and iOS games.

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GameFly experiments with movie rentals

Watch out, Netflix - the biggest game rental service around is experimenting with movies.

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Dish sacrifices Hopper's ad-skipping to stream Disney channels over the Web

What does Dish plan to do with its nifty new live-streaming capabilities?

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Samsung gifts Galaxy S5 buyers with $500 in digital goodies

Samsung's Galaxy Gifts promotion gives you free Evernote, Box, LinkedIn, and more.

on greenbot.com

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Galaxy S5's fingerprint sensor will be open to developers

Unlike Apple's walled-off Touch ID, developers will be able to take advantage of Samsung's fingerprint reader.

on greenbot.com

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Google's modular Project Ara phone could go on sale in early 2015 for $50

A Project Ara developer conference will set the stage for launch this April.

on greenbot.com

U.S. House passes bill to allow mobile phone unlocking, but details worry advocates

Because yes, it's 2013 and still illegal to unlock your cell phone without your carrier's permission.

on pcworld.com

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You've got a call on Line, too: Line announces voice calls to traditional phones

The popular messaging service is taking on the likes of Skype and Viber with its new VoIP service.

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WinZip's ZipShare service wants to help you manage your cloud storage accounts

A classic name from the traditional desktop is remaking itself for the post-PC era.