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Vimeo updates Apple TV app with easier navigation, Vimeo On Demand trailers

Vimeo has updated their app for the Apple TV, simplifying navigation and adding trailers Vimeo On Demand, among other new features. The app will update on your Apple TV automatically. The menu has been moved to the top of the … Continue reading

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Popcorn Time’s “Netflix for Torrents” Is Coming to Chromecast

Popcorn Time is a miracle: It lets you stream torrents of movies and TV shows as though they were on Netflix or Hulu. Is it illegal? Probably! But it’s also awesome, hard to trace, and soon, it’ll work with your … Continue reading

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UK details new laws to retain users’ internet and phone activity

Remember when the EU’s Data Retention Directive, a requirement for all telecoms companies to record everyone’s web and phone activity, was declared illegal by the European Court of Justice? As expected, UK Prime Minister David Cameron has announced… Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/gCIh2Ws5vek/Tags: … Continue reading

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These Underwater Photos Were Taken By a Desktop Scanner

The desktop scanner is a wonderful thing, but rugged it ain’t. Yet Nathaniel Stern didn’t let that stop him: The Wisconsin-based artist, who is known for his experimental camera designs, created a waterproof version of an off-the-shelf scanner that captured … Continue reading

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How to rip DVDs on OS X and get movies onto your Mac media server

Getting video from a DVD to your Mac isn’t quite as easy as iTunes makes it for audio CDs, but we’ll show you how Part of setting up a Mac as your media server involves making it easy to access … Continue reading

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London’s black cabs may soon be forced to accept card payments

Part of the reason app-based car services like Uber and Hailo have become so popular is their quick service and no-fuss payments. Hailo, in particular, has bridged the gap for London’s black cabs, which have widely shunned card payments due … Continue reading

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Sony’s next flagship phone allegedly shown off with new body, same camera

The jump from Sony’s Xperia Z1 to the Xperia Z2 was relatively minor, so don’t be surprised if this familiar-looking leak turns out to be legit. According to a Baidu Tieba post (which has since been deleted), we’re looking at … Continue reading

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