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updated at 6:19pm on 7/31/2015

Top Meme

Blair Hanley Frank, Network World — Mozilla Mozilla CEO Chris Beard has blasted Microsoft in a pair of posts to the organization's blog, arguing that Windows 10's default browser settings are a "dramatic step backwards" for respecting user choice.When people update their devices to Microsoft's new operating system, their default browsers are...

windows, microsoft, upgrade

Secondary Memes

5 Things You’ll Hate About the iPhone 5

Adam Mills, Gotta Be Mobile — 5 Things You’ll Hate About the iPhone 5 is a post by Adam Mills from Gotta Be Mobile. Apple no longer sells the iPhone 5 but thanks to numerous retailers and resellers, the iPhone 5 is still an option for those looking to buy an iPhone on a budget. Those who are thinking about buying the iPhone 5 will...

iphone, apple, new

Nvidia Issues Recall For Shield Tablets After Overheating Poses Fire Hazard

Jordan Crook, TechCrunch » Gadgets — Nvidia is issuing a voluntary recall for its 8-inch Shield tablets after determining that they may, in fact, combust. The company has learned that the battery in the device has the potential to overheat and catch fire, and thus Nvidia will be replacing the products with versions that don’t burst into...

tablets, nvidia, recall

Tertiary Memes

Game of Thrones Risk: The easiest way to unexpectedly kill all your friends

Chris Taylor, Mashable — Game of Thrones and the board game Risk are both things that appeal to a certain type of person — a segment...

game, word, war

'Super Smash Bros.' gets tournament modes and YouTube replays

Nick Summers, Engadget RSS Feed — Nintendo isn't done with the 3DS and Wii U versions of Super Smash Bros. just yet. The company has released...

smash, bros, tournament

Uber Will Invest $1 Billion In India By 2016

Pavithra Mohan, Fast Company — The move marks its expansion into yet another global market: In June, Uber said it would invest more than $1...

uber, billion, tax

Japanese distillery will send its whisky to age in space

Stan Schroeder, Mashable — Suntory, Japan's distillery whose whisky was crowned as world's best in 2014, is sending its beverages into...

space, whiskies, sending

Everything you need to know about iCloud Music Library

Serenity Caldwell, iMore - The #1 iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch blog — Apple Music and iTunes Match include a feature called iCloud Music Library. Here's what you need to know....

music, libraries, apple

Google: Panda 4.2 Is Rolling Out Slowly For Technical Reasons

Barry Schwartz, Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing — Google's John Mueller tries to explain why the Panda 4.2 rollout is happening so slowly over months and...

search, land, engine

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