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Chromecast keeps adding apps, as Rdio, Vudu and Crackle join the party

The pieces are falling into place for Google's $35 streaming TV dongle.

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Oculus VR's John Carmack takes to the Internet, defends deal with Facebook

Was it only a matter of time before a large company scooped up Oculus VR? According to the company's CTO, the answer is yes.

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Expo Notes: Glyph is the ideal mobile personal theater for Daft Punk videos

Glyph is a set of headphones, but the bar moves down over your eyes so you can see its display.

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Missing Pieces: Oculus overload, Titanfall cheater island, and COD meets Ahnold

Predators, burning goats, and Wimbledon--this is all the gaming news that's fit to print in a round-up for the week of March 24.

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How Popcorn Time could be the Napster of the film industry

Popcorn Time and torrents prove that people don't want to wait to get movies legally. Maybe the players involved should sell them that early access.

Songza's new weather-based playlists will have you singing in the rain

Your ideal "dancing in the rain" soundtrack awaits.

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TV’s odd couple: Set-top partnership could bruise Apple or crisp up Comcast

It's safe to say that Comcast and Apple have very different reputations among their customers. Their rumored TV set-top box could wither or thrive based on whose service culture will prevail.

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Chromecast support for Slingbox could be in the works

Should the set-top box add the ability to access your TV content via Chromecast, it makes Google's streaming stick an even more compelling product.

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What Facebook's Oculus Rift buy means for PC gamers

Oculus Rift's $2 billion sellout could mean some very good things for PC gaming, or very bad things for VR aficionados.

on pcworld.com

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Google Music lets you update your library through Chrome

Now you don't have to bother with installing the Music Manager app to get new music uploaded into your library in the cloud.

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Jerks on Xbox One now face warnings and penalties

Repeat offenders could find it harder to play online.

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Shining light on virtual reality: Busting the 5 most inaccurate Oculus Rift myths

Do believe the hype, but don't believe the rumors. A lot of the myths swirling around the Oculus Rift VR headset are pure hogwash.

on pcworld.com

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Oculus Pissed? Here are 6 Facebook-free virtual reality alternatives

There's plenty of interest in VR from other companies, but no solid options yet.

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Why Facebook thinks Oculus is worth $2 billion

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg sees virtual reality as the next major computing platform.

Facebook’s Oculus buy is a bet on the future of computing

Why would a social network buy a virtual reality headset manufacturer? Because VR is the next big platform.