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Clockwise Podcast: Comic-Con, Yelp, smart bulbs, and "app rot"

Amazon and Apple make comic-book fans sad, Yelp lets reviewers add video clips, tablet and smartphone fans let "app rot" set in, and how many tech fans does it take to install a smart bulb? With guests Leah Yamshon and Blake Stimac.

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Nonlinear Film Technology lets you (and the rest of the audience) be the director

Think of this like Choose Your Own Adventure, for movies, with a group. Plus, you get a legitimate excuse to use your cell phone during a film!

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Sony's PlayStation Now game streaming service enters open beta

You can now stream a selection of PlayStation 3 titles to your PlayStation 4 for ad-hoc backwards compatibility. It's going to cost you, though.

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Samsung's Milk Music service adds $4 per month premium subscription option

Plunking down your cash enables a handful of useful features, but fear not, thrifty listeners: The no-cost version remains ad-freeā€”for now.

Sony thinks EA's new $5/mo. games subscription plan isn't worth the money

EA Access is exclusive to the Xbox One, but Sony doesn't want it anyway.

Netflix, AT&T hammer out interconnection deal to boost streaming video speeds

Netflix is quickly racking up interconnection deals with the major U.S. ISPs in 2014. AT&T is the latest to grab a chair at the Netflix interconnection buffet.

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The Week in iOS Accessories: Eight is enough?

This week's roundup of new iOS accessories includes a device for quickly charging up to eight iOS devices, plus cables, Bluetooth speakers, and more.

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Comic-Con: iPads are mainstream, but there's still digital drama

At Comic-Con, the existence of the iPad is no longer a big deal. But that's not to say there isn't still drama going on regarding digital comics.

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EA announces $5/mo. games subscription plan for Xbox One

EA Access will allow you to play a handful of EA titles for $5 per month or $30 per year, including Madden and Battlefield 4.

Streaming music pioneer Rhapsody finally hits 2 million subscriptions

That's only 20 percent of Spotify's total, but it's still nothing to sneeze at.

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PlayStation 4 beats Xbox One to 3D Blu-ray movie playback

Not long before Microsoft is expected to release an update to the Xbox One loaded with 3D movie playback, Sony started its 3D playback push on Tuesday.

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Cast of Firefly reunites for Firefly: Online game

Nathan Fillion. Alan Tudyk. Adam Baldwin. Sean Maher. Ron Glass. Jewel Staite. Gina Torres. Summer Glau. The gang's all here.

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Watch Doom being played on a hacked ATM

Please enter your PIN and then press Enter to combat a horde of demons.

on pcworld.com

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Staff Picks: Revolution 60 is the most ambitious iOS game you'll play this year

If you're a fan of great stories and interactive iOS games, you absolutely need to pick up Giant Spacekat's new game Revolution 60.

on macworld.com

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Xbox Entertainment Studios is doomed, original online programming efforts are not

Don't expect the likes of Yahoo and Amazon to follow the lead of Microsoft as it abandons efforts to produce original online shows.