1. Five ways Electronic Arts got back into the game
     Published by CNet on 2015-06-02 at 15:30:26

Getting EA's employees to change the way the video game maker did business took more than just a couple of speeches and some new rules.

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2. Music is key for Apple’s big show next week
     Published by CNet on 2015-06-02 at 15:48:34

Expectations are high for Apple to unveil a new paid music-streaming service at its annual WWDC developer conference, but don't count on a Web TV service. Also: Amazon Fire TV gets serious about video games.

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4. Doctors could grow tiny versions of human brains
     Published by CNet on 2015-06-02 at 16:55:30

Scientists from Stanford University figure out a way to make "human cortical spheroids," little balls of brain cells that could offer insights into the complexities of our actual gray matter.

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5. Using the Cyanogen OS lockscreen
     Published by Android Central on 2015-06-02 at 15:10:28

If you're a fan of playing music on your phone, the Cyanogen OS lock screen offers something special for you.   Generally speaking, companies who feel the need to mess with the Android lock screen need to stop. The update to Lollipop this year is a perfec...

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6. LG Display’s next act: A roll-up screen
     Published by CNet on 2015-06-02 at 08:58:40

The 18-inch flexible organic light-emitting diode panel can be rolled up like paper to a radius of 3 centimeters without ever affecting the display.

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7. Amazon Has Been Trying to Join Mobile Pay Party
     Published by The Information on 2015-06-02 at 11:01:44

As more technology companies offer ways for people to pay for goods in stores by waving their phone or wrist, Amazon.com is still working on its strategy.

The company has tried various ideas over the past year—introducing card-swiping terminals for sma...

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8. Roku vs. Apple TV vs. Chromecast vs. Amazon Fire TV: Which streamer should you buy?
     Published by CNet on 2015-06-02 at 11:20:00

Which has the most apps? Which has the coolest features? Which one is the best? The most popular media streamers all have their merits, so we'll help you decide which box is right for you.

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9. Thunderbolt 3 Uses Reversible USB Type-C And Could Be The Ultimate Port
     Published by Tech Crunch on 2015-06-02 at 06:33:19

 Intel has revealed all about its new Thunderbolt 3 specification at this year’s Computex conference, and it could be the port that best serves Apple’s single I/O vision of the MacBook’s future: Thunderbolt 3 uses a reversible USB-C...

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10. Han Solo Frozen in Carbonite Mini Fridge: "I’m Thirsty." "I Know."
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-06-02 at 06:56:00

We don’t exactly know how the science behind freezing cargo, or a person, in carbonite works. But given there’s the word ‘freezing’ in there, we have to assume it gets pretty cold inside that solid block. So what better place could there be for k...

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11. How Much are Workers Worth to a Unicorn?
     Published by The Information on 2015-06-02 at 08:01:55

There are many paths to becoming a startup worth a billion dollars, but to live up to those valuations companies eventually need to make money. One of the biggest factors standing in the way: headcount.

The Information compared valuation-to-headcount rat...

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12. Windows 10 Home edition may force updates on you
     Published by CNet on 2015-06-02 at 09:09:36

Users of the Home edition would not be able to defer automatic updates, according to Microsoft's Windows 10 specifications.

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13. Resident Evil 4 mastered in-game difficulty (By shutting up about it)
     Published by Polygon on 2015-06-02 at 14:00:02

This video from Mark Brown explains something that a surprising amount of people didn't know: Resident Evil 4 came with a sliding difficulty level that was constantly being adjusted for the player, but was never discussed.
This allowed the play...

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14. Report: Dark Souls 3 will be announced at E3
     Published by Polygon on 2015-06-02 at 08:38:53

Bandai Namco will announce Dark Souls 3 at E3, according to a VG247 report citing a source familiar with the matter.
The game will be headed up by Hidetaka Miyazaki, the director of the original Dark Souls, Demon's Souls and Bloodborne, accord...

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15. The Ingenious Plan for the Ocean to Clean Itself Is Led By a 20-Year-Old
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-06-02 at 07:00:00

A Dutch man barely out of his teens is leading one of the most ambitious ocean cleanup efforts ever: to halve the amount of plastic debris floating in the Pacific within a decade.Read more...

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16. Buying PlayStation and Xbox games on discs isn’t going away
     Published by CNet on 2015-06-02 at 17:00:03

The resilience of physical video game sales highlights one of the industry's rarer roadblocks to an all-digital future.

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17. The hammer of Thor makes for a mighty fine PC case
     Published by The Verge on 2015-06-02 at 06:26:07

Glorious Mjölnir, hammer of Thor and intimidator of evildoers across the epochs, has this week landed at Computex in Taipei. The product of a young man by the name of Suchao Prowphong, this PC case was built from scratch as an homage to the...

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18. Google discounts the Nexus 6 by $150, throws in free shipping
     Published by Android Central on 2015-06-02 at 11:46:38

The Nexus 6 is on sale right now from Google, dropping the price by $150 with free shipping included.  If you've been looking for a deal on the Nexus 6, Google's new sale may be of interest to you. Right now you can pick up a 32GB Nexus 6 directly from Go...

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19. Hands-On With Thync’s Mood-Altering Headset
     Published by Tech Crunch on 2015-06-02 at 09:19:59

 Thync is launching its mood-altering headset today, letting you find a state of calm or boost your energy with controls on your smartphone. Read More

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