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Cute puzzler Haunt the House: Terrortown will get you in the Halloween spirit

Possess objects and scare unsuspecting townspeople in this ghostly game.

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The first 10 Apple TV games you should play

Our picks for the most enticing day-one games on Apple's new set-top box.

MIT Media Lab celebrates 30 with Martha Stewart, magicians and visionaries

MIT's Media Lab celebrated its 30th anniversary with tech visionaries including Marvin Minsky, Alan Kay and Danny Hillis.

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Facebook changes 'real names' policy to provide context for chosen names

After heavy criticism, Facebook will make changes to how it enforces "real names" starting in December.

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iPad Pro's rumored release date is Nov. 11

No word yet on when preorders start for Apple's 12.9-inch tablet.

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New Apple TV hits store shelves as first wave of shipments arrive

Apple didn't say the Apple TV would be available to buy in-store today, but, surprise! It is.

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Government pressure for Apple to bypass iPhone encryption reduced as owner enters guilty plea

Jun Feng, a defendant in a criminal case, has entered a guilty plea, removing pressure on a New York court to decide quickly whether Apple is required to aid investigators by bypassing his iPhone 5s passcode.

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The Week in iPhone Cases: Spigen's Thin Fit Hybrid is protective and won't break the bank

This week’s roundup of new iPhone cases includes a plethora of options from More, Caseology, OtterBox, and more. Read on!

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World View hopes to have commercial flights ready for 2017.

Project Loon, Oracle security, Samsung profits - The Wrap

Project Loon takes off in Indonesia, Oracle touts new security measures embedded in silicon and a balloon will take you to the edge of space for a price.

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Twitch kicks off new Creative channel with Bob Ross 'Joy of Painting' marathon

It's not all fun and live-streaming games for Twitch. The new channel will highlight the site's lesser-known, but thriving community of artists seeking an online audience for their work. And what better way to kick it off than to stream all 403 episodes of 'The Joy of Painting' with Bob Ross?

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Early Apple TV reviews agree the streaming puck isn't revolutionary

Critics say Apple's attempt to build the "future of television" is a step forward, but not a cable killer. Yet.


Siri search coming to Apple Music on the Apple TV 'early next year'

Don't expect Siri to play DJ on your Apple TV at launch.

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Weather Channel app update brings more contextual forecasts to your iPhone

The popular weather app just introduced an ad-free version and 15-day forecasts.

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Nintendo's first mobile game delayed to March, won't have Mario

Nintendo will roll out its first smartphone game in March rather than this year as originally planned, delaying the company's plans to cash in on the growing market for games on smartphones.


Can’t win for winning: Apple doom coming any day

Apple's quarterly results are never good enough to save it from its impending doom.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Turn every photo into art with Intensify

This week's roundup of new Mac apps features tools for image and photo management, utilities that streamline how you spend time at your desk, and a great way to safely share files with everyone.