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Jason has written professionally about technology and video games for almost 20 years. His goal in life is to figure out how complicated technology works and explain it in a way anyone can understand.

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Samsung hopes its Galaxy S5 is the picture of health

Samsung's new flagship phone doesn't appear all that different from the GS4 at first blush, but there are improvements everywhere.

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Google's Project Tango phone understands its environment like humans do

By essentially sticking Kinect in a phone, Google aims to give our mobile devices a "human-scale understanding of space and motion."

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BBM 2.0 adds a wealth of features, won't save BlackBerry

The latest BlackBerry Messenger adds a lot of great stuff for Android and iOS users, but the company is still doomed.

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Details leak about Verizon's "More Everything" promotion, starting Thursday

Higher data caps, lower prices on Edge plans, earlier upgrades, and faster speeds are on tap for Verizon customers.

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Sprint adds Philly and Baltimore to list of cities with Spark service

Two more cities with Sprint's Tri-band service brings the total to 14.

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Rumored Galaxy S5 specs: how real are they?

The Web is awash with rumored specs of Samsung's next flagship phone. While the reports aren't unreasonable, they still can't be trusted.

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Xbox One review: For gamers, yes, but you'll like it too

Microsoft’s audacious assault on your living room is delightfully innovative yet unrefined.

Microsoft announces Xbox Fitness: Now get off your flabby butt and go...play Xbox?

The new fitness service includes major names like Jillian Michaels, Tony Horton, and Tracy Anderson.

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Play This! Podcast 40: Open-world games

Jason, Alex, and Armando geek out on the sublime Saints Row 4, look forward to the impending release of GTA V, and discuss what makes a great open-world game.

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Play This! Podcast 39: Movies about the tech industry

From The Net to Office Space, Pirates of Silicon Valley to The Social Network. These are the movies we love, and hate, about the world of tech.

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Play This! Podcast 38: Disney Animated and Infinity

Disney is on a roll, with the release of it's toy-collecting game creation kit Inifinity and the truly impressive Disney Animated app.

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Play This! Podcast 37: From the web to TV

Jason, Alex, and Susie talk about the failure of nearly every web phenomenon that found its way to "real" TV.

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Play This! Podcast 35: Our favorite mobile games

Really, we have no idea what makes a mobile game great, but that doesn't stop us from picking our favorites.

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Play This! Podcast 34: The Last of Us

The Last of Us is dark, depressing, and makes you feel bad. You should definitely play it.

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Play This! Podcast: An Animal Crossing intervention

Carlos, Jason, and Alex C. live second lives as Animal Crossing characters. Stay tuned as they discuss bells and the finer points of turnip sales.