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Smartwheel reminds you to keep your hands at 10 and 2

This sensor-laden steering wheel cover wants to help prevent distracted driving by giving you feedback on your technique.

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Windows 95 running on a Nintendo 3DS will take you back in time

One GBAtemp forum member managed to get Microsoft's classic OS up and running on a Nintendo 3DS with the help of emulation software.

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Oculus Touch controller won't arrive until the second half of 2016

The Oculus Rift should still ship to consumers in the first quarter of the year, Oculus says.

FCC report: US broadband speeds tripled between 2011 and 2014

Improvements were uneven, however, and the US still trails other nations in average broadband speeds.

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Malware peddlers offered Raspberry Pi money to infect your micro-PC

You know you've "made it" when you attract attention from malware distributors.

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$20,000 hoverboard actually hovers...for a few minutes, anyway

The Arcaboard won't be a must-have Christmas gift anytime soon, but it shows how future hoverboards may work.

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2015's best memes and viral videos, from Left Shark to cats with cucumbers

What do llamas, a rat, peas, and pyramids have in common? They're all part of 2015's hottest, most viral online happenings.

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Get a peek at the White House's holiday decorations with this 360-degree VR tour

The virtual tour, posted on YouTube, lets you get about as close to the White House's holiday displays as you can without actually going to DC.

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Report: OneDrive placeholders may return in Windows 10 'Redstone'

Microsoft removed Placeholders from the original Windows 10 release because it caused user confusion, according to the report.

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Apple reportedly pushing iPhone 6s through popup App Store ads

iPhone owners report seeing full-screen ads for the iPhone 6s appear in the iOS App Store app.

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Elon Musk and Silicon Valley masterminds join forces to keep robots from killing us all

OpenAI is a new non-profit research company that wants ensure that artificial intelligence works for us, not against us.

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Android A to Z: A glossary of Android jargon and technical terms

Do you know your ARM from your API from your ADB? We clear up the sometimes confusing terminology in the world of Android.

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Your guide to the Google Play app: How to get more from Google’s store

Find deals. Enable parental controls. Learn about app permissions. Wrangle the Google Play store with these tips.

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How to permanently delete games from Steam

Don't want that game you hated to continue cluttering up your Steam library? You can now do away with it for good.

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Microsoft Research 2016 predictions: More online video, new processor tech

Microsoft researchers give their best guesses as to what 2016 will bring. (Spoiler alert: Flying cars are still a no-go.)