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Microsoft shows off next-gen Windows for connected cars

So far, it's just a prototype. But even the basic Windows for the car demo gives clues into what Microsoft plans.

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How to fix your Android phone’s terrible battery life

Stop worrying about your battery dying every day, and do something about it!

on greenbot.com

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Meet California's first Bitcoin ATM

In this video report, we'll see a demo of how a machine built by Las Vegas-based Robocoin lets you buy Bitcoins with cash or sell them from your digital wallet.

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'Silicon Valley' episode 1: Too silly to satirize?

Mike Judge's HBO series 'Silicon Valley' premiered Sunday, and here's our review and commentary on the first episode.

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Google's Project Loon balloon goes around the world in 22 days

Jules Verne would be impressed, but it's only one step toward an attempt to provide Internet access to remote areas.

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Report: Android TV shows Google hasn't given up on set-up boxes

OK, so Google TV never took off. Enter Android TV, a new set-up box interface according to leaked documents.

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Report: More ads are coming to Twitter--a lot more

You can expect to see as many as 15 new kids of ads in the near future, according to the Wall Street Journal.

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Amazon Dash wants to make buying groceries as easy as saying 'cheese'

This new handheld device from Amazon will put groceries in your visual shopping cart—all you need to do is tell it what you want.

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The Week in iPad Cases: Ground floor

This week's roundup of new iPad cases includes ways to keep your tablet safe everywhere from the pool to the boardroom.

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10 classic Asian action films streaming on Netflix

From Hong Kong to Japan, these martial arts movies bring plenty of action, and beautiful storytelling too.

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Hands on with the Tablo DVR: Over-the-air TV to go

Another box to tempt cord-cutters! This one records over-the-air TV and sends it to your tablet or computer—no actual television set required.

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Rhapsody and Napster hop on board with Chromecast support

Now you can add two more streaming music services to your collection.

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"Off the grid" messaging service FireChat launches on Android

Keep your conversations hidden by directly connecting to your friends, without utilizing a Wi-Fi or cellular connection.

on greenbot.com

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You Should Play: Lost Light

Lost Light is a surprisingly challenging arithmetic puzzler. It’s compelling as both a game and a work of (Disney) art.

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Missing Pieces: Wrapping up the week's must-know gaming news

Another Halo project minus Neil Blomkamp, Amazon lays down the hammer of judgment, and Oculus takes a big bite out of Valve—this is all the game news fit to print for the week of March 31.