First Click: Code, Mars, and a look at the week ahead

October 12th, 2015

The week is starting out quick with Dell announcing the acquisition of EMC storage in the biggest tech deal of all time. Later tonight we’ve got the season two premiere of Fargo.

Tomorrow it's Toshiba’s turn to continue the onslaught of Windows 10 hardware announcements before turning to Wednesday and the always interesting Netflix earnings report.

Of course, we've been seeing lots of new hardware announced recently which means it's also review season. So stay tuned, we’ve got a lot of feelings to share throughout the week.

But first, let’s catch up on the weekend that was.


  1. Kanye West is fed up with in-app purchases

    Parents of the world: Kanye West is just like you. He, too, hates games with in-app purchases. Kanye might have seen a few unpleasant surprises on his credit card bill last night, as he took to...

  2. Technology isn't a tool, it's an instrument

    Aaron Sorkin's Steve Jobs movie has been sitting with me — or maybe I've been sitting with it — for a few days now. I think it's a pretty good play that was made into a pretty good movie even...

  3. Five key things you missed at Code Mobile

    This past week Recode hosted its annual Code/Mobile conference in Half Moon Bay, CA, where some of the industry's top executives and game-changers were grilled on stage about the future of mobile —...

  4. NASA shows where Matt Damon would have been stranded on Mars

    NASA's love for The Martian movie is seemingly endless. In another publicity stunt for the sci-fi film, the space agency posted images taken by the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, showing where the...

  5. Ask Stoya: I moved in with my girlfriend and now my dick won't cooperate

    Wait! Are you at least 18 years old? Yes No I’ve just moved in with my girlfriend of about a year and am having trouble keeping an erection during sex. While this problem has plagued...

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