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The 10 most technically impressive games of 2016

After all of the knockout titles we saw the year before, 2016 had a lot to live up to. And with the launch of three major VR platforms, a half-step console released from Sony, and the rise of 4K gaming, ...

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The best science gifts for kids in 2016

The idea of a “science toy” sort of breaks down below a certain age. A toddler who cannot yet read does not need a scientific calculator, for example, and even the most science-oriented second-grader might struggle to make it through ...

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The best cars of the 2016 LA Auto Show

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Auto Show has morphed into a tech conference/exposition and car show in order to improve its stature among the world’s major shows. LA is arguably the style capital for the world’s car culture. Even ...

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E3 2016: Microsoft’s Project Scorpio promises 4K gaming and VR support

The rumblings were true — Microsoft is releasing a major mid-cycle update to the Xbox One. Dubbed “Project Scorpio,” this new console aims at delivering enough horsepower to support 4K gaming and virtual reality while maintaining compatibility for the entire ...

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Mehta: Jets have little room to make FA splash in 2016

Rob Carr/Getty Images Bruce Irvin Jets fans should brace for boredom beginning next week when free agency whips the rest of the NFL world into a dizzying discussion of overpaid — and underperforming — players. For all the hoopla surrounding ...

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Top tech cars of the 2016 Chicago Auto Show

Share This article The Chicago Auto Show is where the auto industry rolls out new vehicles that weren’t quite ready for January’s North American International Auto Show in Detroit, or cars and SUVs that would have gotten lost in the ...

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Nintendo in 2016: The next-generation NX, mobile games, and investigating VR

Share This article Nintendo is currently one of the biggest question marks in the world of gaming. We’re likely to see the next-gen NX system for the first time later this year, and that could lead to an early demise ...

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The new face of retail: Tech trends to watch for in 2016

Rommel Canlas Brands and retailers are incorporating virtual reality devices in-store to empower customers to test-drive products or services on a new level. It’s 7 a.m. and you are jolted awake by your smart watch. You check your emails, the ...

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Microsoft’s HoloLens coming in early 2016, developer kit to cost $3,000

Share This article From the beginning, Microsoft has tried to set its nascent augmented reality technology, dubbed HoloLens, apart from competing VR solutions. While VR companies like Oculus and Sony’s Playstation VR have focused on showcasing how virtual reality creates ...

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