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1TB PlayStation 4 and new Xbox One bundle, controller tipped ahead of E3

This shouldn't be a big year for console news at E3, but that doesn't mean the PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One couldn't use a few tweaks.

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R2-D2 robot fridge is the droid you're looking for

The remote-controlled R2 unit can chill your drinks and deliver them.

BQ reveals second Ubuntu Phone, plans Frankenphone that can be used as a Linux PC

The Aquaris E5 HD Ubuntu Edition will cost $220 when it starts shipping in Europe later this month

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Dell warms to AMD processors in new laptops, desktops

Dell's new Inspiron 5000 desktop replacement laptops run on AMD's upcoming Carrizo chips

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Cut the cord and leave cable TV behind

Don't be afraid to get rid of your cable. Streaming and download services will ensure that you don't miss any of your favorite shows or movies.

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Lutron’s Caseta lighting controls are now (mostly) compatible with Apple's HomeKit

New Caseta Smart Bridge lets you use Siri to control Lutron dimmers and Serena window shades.

on techhive.com

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USB 3.1 cable prices will drop as manufacturers prepare for demand

Vendors could be slower to adopt USB 3.1 due to its cost

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SourceForge stops bundling ads into software without permission after GIMP fiasco

The software sharing site backpedals after criticism over the handling of GIMP-Win

The Internet of Things and the currency of privacy

Getting ready to check the "agree" box on that User Agreement? Read this first.

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Asus pushes a range of Skylake-compatible machines at Computex

So long, Broadwell. Asus's new line of computers packs Skylake—including its gorgeous, iMac-like Zen AiO.

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11 geek-thrilling glimpses of vintage tech in American Genius: Jobs vs. Gates

The acting may be bad, but the hardware shows that someone did their homework. Click here for action shots of Apples, IBMs, the Altair 8800 and more.

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The best Android apps for astronomy fans and stargazers

Plot out constellations and unlock other mysteries of the universe with this collection of apps.

on greenbot.com

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Review: CyberPower Trinity Xtreme PC looks insane but is surprisingly upgradeable

Yes: It's a PC and more amazingly, it's just off-the-shelf parts.

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Intel launches Broadwell-H chips for desktops and laptops, but world waits for 'Skylake'

The Broadwell-H line will serve as a stopgap until its next "Skylake" chips roll out later this year.

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Intel brings more bandwidth and USB-C compatibility to Thunderbolt 3

Thunderbolt's not dead. It's getting better, offer four times the data and and twice the video bandwidth of any other cable.