Jason CrossExecutive Editor, Greenbot

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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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Instagram for Android gets leaner, faster, prettier in latest update

The latest update includes no new features, unless you consider "smaller, faster, and works on more phones" to be a feature.

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Good news (and bad news): T-Mobile is changing its data plans

One year after launching Simple Choice, the carrier upgrades data plans.

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Pebble 2.0 app lands on Android, adds appstore

iOS has had the major update for awhile, and now Android fans can really unleash the potential of their smartwatch.

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Google+ 4.3 for Android adds welcome photo features

New photo editing and viewing features highlight a new release of Google's social networking app.

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Google Now Launcher now available in the Play store

Google makes the launcher from the Nexus 5 available for a host of other Nexus and Google Edition phones.

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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.