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Google+ Updates: Tablet Optimization, Events, and History API

A quick look at what's new with Google+.

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Apple Patent Wins: Samsung Tablet Blocked from U.S. and Apple Awarded 27 New Patents

Apple has been granted 27 new patents, including one patent that covers famous touch screen gesture such as "pinch to zoom."

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V3 Convoy Review: High-Performance, No-Frills Gaming PC

The V3 Convoy performs on a par with the Maingear Shift Super Stock, but for a fraction of the price.

Anonymous Sprint Employee Apparently Leaks Samsung Galaxy S III Training Videos

The clutch of videos appears to demo yet-unseen Samsung Galaxy S III features.

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LulzSec Reborn Posts 10,000 Twitter Passwords Online

The leaked Twitter accounts are from people who use TweetGif, a third-party app that lets users share animated GIFs.

HP Pavilion HPE h9-1120t Phoenix: High-End Features at a Great Price

The h9-1120t manages to pack four USB 3.0 ports, 2TB of hard drive space, built-in Wi-Fi, and a third-gen Ivy Bridge processor into a "budget" system.

Tech's Biggest Flops of 2012 (So Far)

The tech world moves so fast that you've probably forgotten about at least some of the big flops that have already happened this year. Here's a quick rundown to keep you in the loop.

Netflix Agrees to Delete Former Users' Video History

Netflix settles class-action privacy lawsuit and agrees to delete data showing past customers' movie rental history.

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Proposed New York Legislation Would Ban Anonymous Online Comments

Once again, lawmakers just don't seem to get the Internet.

Asus G75VW Review: A Budget-Friendly Gaming Laptop With Mediocre Performance

This somewhat cheap gaming laptop has unimpressive performance and awful speakers, but it offers a beautiful screen.

10 Ways Facebook Will Rule Our Lives

Now that Facebook is flush with cash (and expectations), here's what we have to watch out for.

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Netflix Launches Snazzy New In-Browser Video PLayer

Netflix's video player finally looks like it was designed for the 21st century.

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GM Will Stop Paying for Ads on Facebook - Because They Don't Work

Do Facebook ads work? Apparently…not really.

Twitter's Weekly E-Mail Digest to Feature Popular Tweets, Trending Stories

The digest is a change of direction for Twitter, whose main draw is its ability to relay information quickly and in real time.

Sony Bravia KDL-46EX523 Review: Sub-$1000 HDTV Offers So-So Video, Great Audio

Sony's 46-inch Bravia KDL-46EX523 is a fairly basic 46-inch LED-backlit 1080p HDTV with Wi-Fi connectivity, built-in apps, and decent image quality.

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