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Zelda: Majora's Mask's Clock Town Theme Gets The Smooth McGroove Treatment

The latest from master YouTube acapellist, Smooth McGroove, recalls Majora's Mask's dawn of the first day with Clock Town's day one theme. Majora's Mask's general tone is one of sadness, as the inhabitants of its world brace for unignorable destruction. The theme for Clock...
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Sony Tries To Remove News Articles About PlayStation 4 Slim Leak From The Internet

Sony is expected to announce two new PlayStation 4 consoles at a scheduled event on September 7th in New York City, but as that date nears more leaks of the consoles have emerged. The most recent leak appears to show the upcoming PlayStation 4...
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The Small-Space, Big Screen Workspace

Jason shared this bang-for-your-buck workspace with us over in our Workspace Show and Tell Pool on Flickr, complete with a sharp-looking IKEA desk and a good bit of gear in a compact but cozy working and gaming space. Here are some more photos of...
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At 25, the World Wide Web Is Still a Long Way From Reality

Twenty-five years ago today, Tim Berners-Lee unleashed the World Wide Web, publishing the first public webpage. Well, maybe. The exact date is controversial. But now is as good a time as any to check in on the state of the web, which did more than...
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Spotify looks to squeeze record labels over streaming rights ahead of IPO

  By AppleInsider Staff Tuesday, August 23, 2016, 03:43 pm PT (06:43 pm ET) Coming off a year of heavy net losses, Spotify, the world's largest music streaming service, is attempting to negotiate better terms with record labels as it prepares for a potential...
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Percy Jackson's Camp Half-Blood Necklace

Here I will show you how to make Percy's camp half-blood necklace. Excuse me if I accidently fangirl while I'm at it. :)~ Just so you know, there are many ways of making this, with different pictures/colors on the beads, so here I'm just making...
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And Just Like That, The Dumbest Trademark Suit Over Saying 'Thank You' Disappears

It is with mostly pleasure, but a little bit of sadness, that I am here to inform you, dear reader, that the idiotic trademark lawsuit brought by Citigroup against AT&T because it dared to say "thank you" to its customers is dead. Yes, what...
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Cell phone store manager shows us how to handle thieves

A Boost Mobile cell phone store in Paterson, NJ was attacked by two armed robbers last week, but thanks to a quick-thinking manager they didn’t get away with much. Manager Tommy Torrez was alone in the store when the two suspects walked in the...
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Google's using neural networks to make image files smaller

Google's approach relies on forcing its network to learn compression the hard way. Researchers sampled six million compressed photos from the internet and broke them each 32 x 32 pixel pieces. The neural network was then fed 100 bits from each image that represented...
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New .blog TLD opens up early registration applications

One of the few new top-level domains that actually makes sense, .blog, is starting the process of registration. Automattic, which runs WordPress and a number of other useful web apps, owns .blog and is handling applications at get.blog and, confusingly, dotblog.wordpress.com. The company isn’t...
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Report: WikiLeaks published rape victims’ names, credit cards, medical data

Enlarge / WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange prepares to speak from the balcony of the Ecuadorian embassy on February 5, 2016 in London, England. Photo by Carl Court/Getty Images reader comments 16 Even as WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange sits trapped in the Ecuadorean embassy, the WikiLeaks...
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Tesla to unveil new product Tuesday, shares rise

Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA.O) Chief Executive Elon Musk said on Tuesday that the company planned to make a product announcement later in the day, sending the company's share price higher."Tesla product announcement at noon California time today," Musk tweeted.The Silicon Valley company declined to...
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Epic Games forum hack exposes 800,000 credentials

Epic Games forums hacked. These guys aren't happy EPIC GAMES has admitted that an attack on its forums has compromised 808,000 user accounts. Exposed information includes email addresses, dates of birth and private messages exchanged on the site. The company is the developer behind Unreal,...
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Fantasy Focus Football - ESPN

Fantasy Focus FootballESPN Genre: Professional Release Date: August 22, 2016 ESPN fantasy experts Matthew Berry and Field Yates provide daily strategy, previews, overviews and injury reports. © © 2010 Original linkOriginal author: iTunes Store
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Life in the kill box: 'Eye in the Sky' targets the ethics of drone strikes - CNET

You might think of drones as friendly things, like the DJI Phantom you fly yourself or those Amazon drones that could soon be delivering your groceries.Think again when it comes to military drones. An MQ-9 Reaper unmanned aerial vehicle with a 66-foot wingspan can loiter...
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One Kings Lane sold for less than $30 million after being valued at $900 million

One Kings Lane, the online home-furnishings retailer, fetched less than $30 million in its recent sale to Bed Bath & Beyond, according to three people familiar with the deal. The purchase price marks a massive discount from a valuation of $900 million that the...
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Arista plans its own take on all-seeing network software

It’s been a good year for IT administrators who want more information, more often, about what’s happening on their networks. In April, startups Veriflow and Nyansa introduced new ways to determine whether a network is doing what it should. In June, Cisco Systems unveiled its...
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Snowden speculates leak of NSA spying tools is tied to Russian DNC hack

LinuxSecurity.com: Two former employees of the National Security Agency-including exiled whistleblower Edward Snowden-are speculating that Monday's leak of what are now confirmed to be advanced hacking tools belonging to the US government is connected to the separate high-profile hacks and subsequent leaks of two Democratic...
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Popular Taiwanese Chun Cui He milk tea gets pulled off Singapore's shelves

By Alicia Tan2016-08-23 07:40:48 UTC SINGAPORE — If you find your local convenience store out of insanely popular Taiwanese milk tea Chun Cui He, it's not because someone bought them all — the bottled drink has just been pulled off the shelves. According to...
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Drones are now the delivery method of choice for contraband-craving Brit prisoners

The U.S. prison authorities have for some time been looking at ways to deal effectively with criminals using quadcopters to fly drugs and other supplies into jails, while across the pond their British counterparts are also facing similar challenges. Just last week, for example, police in London...
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Google keeps ex-Googlers close by investing in their startups

Not long ago, Google had one of the biggest social networks — at least in Brazil and India. Social site Orkut had a sizable presence in those two countries but not elsewhere, leading Google to shut its doors in 2014. The founder, Orkut Büyükkökten,...
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Augmented reality makes prototyping easy on Shaper’s Origin CNC machine

Innovations in 3D printing have done their part to inspire maker-culture. We print, or at-least try to print, drones, human organs, and even medications. Additive techniques are practical and accessible for much of the prototyping process. However, just because we can print synthetic drugs with...
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We Will Get 'Justice for Barb' in a Second Season of Stranger Things

Look at this perfection. Photo credit: Netflix Oh Barb with your coke-bottle glasses, your mom jeans, and your perfect eye rolls. There’s something in your charm and wit that made you so endearing to us, the viewers of Stranger Things. You were taken from...
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The Geologist's Fieldwork Bag

Like any job, a geologist needs a very special set of tools for each duty, but it’s what they bring along with them every day that’s interesting. Over on Everyday Carry, reader Chris Medidas shares his bag.The bag is a North Face Bardu Messenger...
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Clay Mono Speaker

What Inspired me?This was my college project and I loved the design so much I felt like I needed to show you guys! This is a cast concrete speaker mounted on a Clay hand I made. This a great product used for house parties, a...
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When Will Your Phone Get Android Nougat? It Might Be a While

Android N starts rolling out today—but only if you have a Nexus device. Otherwise, you’ll have to wait a few months. Most Android phone owners will likely receive a notification to update their phone’s operating system sometime between November and January. Getting a first bite...
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How Things Work

Gawker.com is shutting down today, Monday 22nd August, 2016, some 13 years after it began and two days before the end of my forties. It is the end of an era. The staff will move to new jobs on other properties in Gawker Media Group,...
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Letters From Our Exes

Photo: Shutterstock Gawker.com will cease operations today. I asked former editors of the site to help us send it off. Thanks for reading, commenting, and tipping. Long live Gawker. —APFormer editor Gabriel SnyderWhile fearlessness at tackling any topic is its hallmark, Gawker was always...
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Thor and Loki are wearing street clothes in Thor: Ragnarok

Filming for Thor: Ragnarok took to the streets of New York by way of Brisbane this weekend with both Loki and Thor eschewing their Asgardian gear for something a little more casual. Seeing the god of Thunder and his brother the god of Mischief...
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Comcast Says There's 6 Million Unhappy DSL Users Left To Target

Karl Bode, writing for DSLReports: As we noted last week, cable is effectively demolishing phone companies when it comes to new broadband subscriber additions, and Comcast still says the company has plenty of room to grow. Comcast and Charter alone added 500,000 net broadband...
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10th anniversary Apple Music Festival to start Sept. 18 in London

  By Mike Wuerthele Monday, August 22, 2016, 11:47 am PT (02:47 pm ET) Apple on Monday announced the 10th anniversary Apple Music Festival, which will run from Sept. 18 through 30 at London's Roundhouse.The company will feature live and on-demand streaming of concerts...
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Donald Trump Has Freed Up Journalists' Ability To Call Bullshit; But It Won't Last, Nor Extend To Others

If you've been watching the political press at all this election season, you may notice something interesting that's different: the press is now calling bullshit on Donald Trump pretty regularly. Perhaps nothing has made this quite as clear as whoever handles the chyron text for...
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U-Blox, Startup Wirepas Offer Industrial IoT Module

Wirepas and u-blox are working together on an IoT module for healthcare, manufacturing, and telematics. 10 Tips For Successful IoT Projects (Click image for larger view and slideshow.) According to Wirepas CEO Teppo Hemia, technology should not exist simply for the sake of technology, and...
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The best tech for college freshmen

Starting college is expensive. In addition to, you know, the tuition, you and the parentals will probably be making a large shopping trip to buy all manner of sweaters, snacks and extra-long twin sheets to round out your dorm room. And that's not counting...
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Microsoft buys Genee AI calendaring app and will close it down in a matter of days

Microsoft buys Genee to handle all your calendar scheduling needs MICROSOFT IS to acquire Genee, a calendar scheduling app based on artificial intelligence, and will close it down straight away as a special 'thank you' to all the people who helped make it what it...
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Sony’s new $500 in-dash receiver looks like the best value for Android Auto and CarPlay

Sony’s XAV-AX100 in-dash car stereo system might be the best way to get your hands on Android Auto or CarPlay without plonking down a fortune for a new car. The new receivers will retail for $499.99 when it hits stores in late November, and...
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Need drugs in jail? Try using a drone

LONDON While Amazon and the British government are looking into how to use drones to deliver parcels to customers, criminals are already exploiting the technology to send drugs to accomplices in prison.Police said on Monday they recovered two drones carrying mobile phones and drugs...
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Rare Apple 1 charity auction bids have already reached $500,000 - CNET

CharityBuzz If you are a fan of Apple, want to own a piece of tech history and have oodles of cash to burn, you'll be happy to learn a very rare Apple 1 computer has just found its way on to the auction block....
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'The Night Of' episode 7 keeps us guessing, though not in a good way

So much happened in the penultimate episode of The Night Of.  Everything is running along smoothly and all of the characters seem to have found a groove within their own particular lots. Chandra has taken the lead in the trial. Naz deepened his involvement in...
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Facebook resurrects its 2004 model in new app to connect classmates

The “Facebook isn’t cool anymore” mantra is moving from myth to reality when it comes to younger users, and the world’s top social network is refusing to sit tight and wait for next year’s results before taking action. In 2014, users between the ages of...
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This Jellyfish-Inspired Material Can Conceal Secret Messages

Photo credit: Shutterstock This is certainly a much better idea than a message that self-destructs after you read it (we’re looking at you, Inspector Gadget). Researchers at the University of Connecticut were inspired by the skins of squids and jellyfish, which can change color...
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Leaked PlayStation 4 slim images emerge online

Not long after Microsoft’s Xbox One S hit stores, Sony will be releasing its own slimmed down version of its gaming console. Pictures of the updated PlayStation 4 console have appeared in an online auction, showing off some changes to the device, including what...
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Your Renters and Homeowners Insurance May Cover Theft Away From Home

You get a lot of coverage for your buck with renter’s insurance. For example, you might be surprised to learn that most policies cover stuff that’s stolen outside of your home. It’s called “off-premises” coverage, and many homeowner’s policies include it, too.Over at Forbes,...
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Samsung Milk Music closes its virtual doors September 22

Samsung’s Milk Music streaming service is about to go the way of, well, a litany of other discontinued music services that came before it. On Friday, the company released a statement announcing that it plans to discontinue Milk Music in the United States on September...
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America hasn’t seen a solar eclipse like this since the end of World War I

Enlarge / Path of totality for the August 21, 2017 total solar eclipse.Wikimedia reader comments 91 For many cultures a total solar eclipse represents a time when either a demon or animal consumes the Sun. For example, the Vikings saw a pair of sky...
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Apple iPhone 5s - 16GB - 4G LTE Prepaid Black & Slate (Straight Talk) Smartphone

$189.99End Date: Tuesday Sep-20-2016 9:41:36 PDTBuy It Now for only: $189.99Buy It Now | Add to watch list
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10 Ways To Win At DevOps: What IT Pros Need To Know

DevOps can lead to greater developer productivity, higher operational efficiency, and improved user experience. But the journey toward DevOps is not easy. Here are 10 ideas to get you started on the right path.1 of 11 (Image: ktsimage/iStockphoto) Let's talk about DevOps. Actually, let's start...
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Erdogan Claims Turkish Wedding Attack That Killed 51 Was Carried Out by Child Suicide Bomber 

Photo: AP At least 51 people were killed and dozens more wounded in a suicide bomb attack on a Kurdish wedding party in the southeastern Turkish city Gaziantep on Saturday night.Turkish President Recep Erdogan told reporters on Sunday that, according to police sources, the...
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Simple, Low Cost Vacuum Chamber

I wanted to make a simple, low cost vacuum chamber. Using a previous Instructionable, I made one (see the blue RTV?) but I was unhappy with the result - especially the cost. I had about $16 in 2 fittings alone - the most expensive being...
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It’s scarves and soldiers in August 2016’s SQUADRON Loot Anime crate

For a country that can’t have its own military in the strictest sense, Japan loves anime about the military. It doesn’t even have to be about wartime drama or strategy on a realistic battlefield. It could be about high school girls engaging in varsity...
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Intel Demos A New Robotics Controller Running Ubuntu

Intel demoed their new robotics compute module this week. Scheduled for release in 2017, it's equipped with various sensors, including a depth-sensing camera, and it runs Ubuntu on a quad-core Atom. Slashdot reader DeviceGuru writes: Designed for researchers, makers, and robotics developers, the device...
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How to watch the Olympics closing ceremony — even if you're not in front of your TV

There are plenty of options to watch the closing ceremony from Rio. Just don’t expect to see it live. The final event of the 2016 Olympics kicks off at 7pm ET in Rio, but NBC’s coverage on TV doesn’t start until 8pm ET. Those...
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Razer Reinvents Mechanical Keyboards for an iPad World

There’s something special about typing on a mechanical keyboard. Each press yields a satisfying clack, a tactile confirmation that your keystroke is done. And with a little bit of trickeration, Razer has brought that same sensation to the iPad Pro. The Razer Mechanical Keyboard Case...
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3D faces based on Facebook photos can fool security systems

The team collected photos of 20 volunteer subjects from online sources, like a real digital identity thief or stalker would do. They then created 3D models of the volunteers' faces, added some facial animations and tweaked their eyes so they'd look like they were...
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Frank Ocean releases new album 'Blonde' as Apple Music exclusive

  By AppleInsider Staff Saturday, August 20, 2016, 09:29 pm PT (12:29 am ET) Two days after dropping a "visual album" called "Endless," Frank Ocean on Saturday debuted his hotly anticipated album "Blond" — "Blonde" on Apple Music and iTunes — as a two-week...
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Of Course You Want The Video Of The Bad Lip reading DNC

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This 'Bad Lip Reading' video makes the DNC seem quite strange - CNET

If the US presidential race hasn't felt bizarre enough for you, the latest installment of the YouTube series "Bad Lip Reading" offers up unreal yet hilarious moments from the Democratic National Convention.In the video, published Friday, faux voice-overs of Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, President Barack...
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Paving the way for the autonomous truck

Charles Chilton Crunch Network Contributor Charles Chilton is the Director of Engineering at Navistar and has more than 25 years of leadership experience in product planning, product development, engineering and personnel management in both public and private companies. He has worked on a variety...
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Tokyo Mirage Sessions Was Originally Going To Be A Pokémon Crossover

Tokyo Mirage Sessons #FE is an inventive cross over between the Shin Megami Tensei and Fire Emblem series. But it didn't start out that way. According to a recent interview with #FE producer Hitoshi Yamagami, the game was originally envisioned as a crossover between...
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Aircrafts and Cottages: Artist blends architectural philosophies in family home

If you ask architect Adam Kalkin to describe his incredible New Jersey home in just a few words, he’ll say “it’s just a big shed with openings in it.” But as he told Kirsten Dirksen, a writer and co-founder of FairCompanies.com, “it withholds a lot...
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'Stranger Things' stars use Upside Down escape skills for 22 Push-Up Challenge

Millie Bobby Brown as Eleven in 'Stranger Things'Image: netflixBy Adario Strange2016-08-20 22:04:36 UTC If you're among those impressed by the performances of the child actors on the breakout Netflix hit Stranger Things, good news: they're just as awesome in real life.  Finn Wolfhard, who...
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Mozilla is changing its look—and asking the Internet for feedback

This colorful design is initially abstract... until you realize it spells out "Mozilla." The company calls this their "Internet of People" theme and says it's "inspired by circuitry and tribal patterns." Mozilla This is simply a stylized "open" button, but simple designs are "in"...
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This web app will warn you if you are a Twitter troll

Rather than spend the summer developing new chips, Alexei Bastidas spent his internship at Intel teaching a computer how to spot harassment on the Internet. The result is a web app, currently in testing, that tells people just how harassing they are on Twitter,...
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Reader Discussion: What Multiplayer Game Are You Best At?

As we hop from one game to another trying to keep up with the gaming discourse of the day, it's nice to have a comfort game we can always come back to, especially if it can give use the ego satisfaction of doing well....
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Uber told its investors that it wouldn’t pay more than $2 billion for Lyft

Ride sharing service Lyft has been looking for a buyer in recent weeks, speaking with a number of potential partners including Google, Apple, and GM. One other company said to be in talks was Uber, though no deal was struck. Uber executives have told...
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This Week In Techdirt History: August 14th - 20th

Five Years Ago This week in 2011, the MPAA got hilariously and incoherently angry about a GigaOm post pointing out that file sharing continues to grow. After we criticized their response, they came back yet again with a string of empty "sharing is theft"...
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Why Men Shouldn't Be the Sole Breadwinners in Families

Photo credit: Shutterstock Traditional gender roles have been shifting over the past few decades and that’s probably for the best. Not just because society’s expectations for a binary gender system are outdated, but because it might be bad for you. At least, that’s according...
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Uber To Pilot Self-Driving Cars On Pittsburgh Streets

Uber plans to launch a pilot program with a fleet of driverless cars picking up passengers in Pittsburgh this month.10 Cool Machine Learning Startups To Watch (Click image for larger view and slideshow.) Uber customers in Pittsburgh will be able to order self-driving cars later...
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Top 10 Ways to Stretch Your Back to School Budget

Whether we want to admit it or not, it’s back to school season. That means that parents and students alike are all gearing up to spend a ton of money gearing up for class with laptops, school supplies, clothing, and accessories. Here’s how to...
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How to Can Green Tomatoes

Time: 30 minutesIngredients 8 pounds Green tomatoes10 cups white vinegar5 cups water1 teaspoon of canning salt, per jar3-4 cloves of garlic, per jar 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper, per jar *optional*Makes 5-16oz jars of pickled green tomatoes Brine Mixture & Slice Tomatoes 1. In a large...
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A Master of Umbral Moonshine Toys With String Theory

After the Eyjafjallajökull volcano erupted in Iceland in 2010, flight cancellations left Miranda Cheng stranded in Paris. While waiting for the ash to clear, Cheng, then a postdoctoral researcher at Harvard University studying string theory, got to thinking about a paper that had recently been...
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This week on AI: Future iPads, no LTE on Apple Watch 2, 'iPhone 7' street date & more

  By Roger Fingas Saturday, August 20, 2016, 01:51 am PT (04:51 am ET) Though "iPhone 7" rumors continued to pour in ahead of next month's expected launch, the stars of the show this week may have been stories about what future iPads will...
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Astronauts Successfully Install Parking Spot At ISS

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Phys.Org: With more private spaceship traffic expected at the International Space Station in the coming years, two U.S. astronauts embarked on a spacewalk Friday to install a special parking spot for them. Americans Jeff Williams and Kate...
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Crunch Report | Samsung Drops Galaxy Note 7

You are about to activate our Facebook Messenger news bot. Once subscribed, the bot will send you a digest of trending stories once a day. You can also customize the types of stories it sends you. Click on the button below to subscribe and...
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Now you can unlock Chrome OS with a PIN code

All you have to do is enable the flag chrome://flags/#quick-unlock-pin, restart Chrome, and go to Chrome Material Design settings page for now to set up your Lock Screen PIN in the new "Screen Lock" section. When it's done, lock your screen with  +...
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Federal Election Commission To Crack Down On 'Deez Nuts' As Presidential Candidate

In this somewhat insane presidential election, about the only non-terrifying entertainment that came out of it happened last summer when Public Policy Polling (PPP) released a poll showing that "Deez Nuts" would get 9% of the vote. The more web savvy among you may know...
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AT&T, Apple, Google to work on 'robocall' crackdown

By David Shepardson | WASHINGTON WASHINGTON More than 30 major technology and communication companies said on Friday they are joining the U.S. government to crack down on "robocalls," automated, prerecorded phone calls that regulators have labeled a "scourge." AT&T Inc (T.N), Google parent Alphabet...
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Google is killing Chrome apps on Mac, Windows and Linux

Three years after introducing special apps that run inside the Chrome browser, Google announced Friday that it will be removing them from Windows, Mac and Linux by early 2018.  Google introduced those apps in 2013 as a way to offer new functions that weren't...
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Incoming Viacom CEO plans investor campaign as shakeup looms

NEW YORK As Viacom Inc (VIAB.O) prepares for the impending departure of CEO Philippe Dauman, his interim replacement, Thomas Dooley, is planning to reach out to investors, setting a new tone for a company that has kept communications minimal.Dooley plans to set up meetings...
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Before the Grumps - Before the Grumps

Before the Grumps Before the Grumps Genre: Comedy Release Date: August 5, 2016 One Grump interviews another Grump about their life leading up to the moment they joined the Game Grumps. WHOA © © All rights reserved Original linkOriginal author: iTunes Store
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The Lost Boys TV series is happening on The CW

The CW has announced that The Lost Boys, an television adaptation of the classic 1987 vampire film, is in the works from iZombie creator Rob Thomas. What’s more, it’s being planned as a seven-season, decades-spanning anthology. Season 1 will begin with the vampires in San...
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PSN Flash Sale Offering Up Big Discounts On Some Big Games

A few of G.I.'s former Game Of The Year award winners are on sale on the PlayStation Store this weekend. Like PSN's previous weekend flash sales, the deals are only good until Monday, and offer players a chance to catch up on some high-profile...
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Windows 10 Anniversary Update breaks most webcams

Enlarge / Logitech's popular C920 camera. reader comments 116 The Windows 10 Anniversary Update, aka version 1607, has been found to leave many webcams inoperable. The update prevents the use of webcams in applications such as Skype and Open Broadcaster Software (OBS), along with...
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AT&T, Apple, Google and others join FCC to end robocalls - CNET

Major tech companies are joining forces with the Federal Communications Commission to come up with solutions to stop dreaded robocalls.On Friday, the first meeting of the FCC's "Robocall Strike Force" met in Washington, DC. More than 30 companies including Apple, AT&T, Google parent Alphabet, Verizon...
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The late Slingbox founder’s brother coached the U.S. women’s Olympic water polo team to repeat gold

Just two weeks after the death of his brother, Adam Krikorian has coached the U.S. women’s water polo team to a gold medal. Krikorian credits his brother, Slingbox founder Blake Krikorian, with fostering his love of sports. "He’s the reason I do what I...
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Steve Jobs enters the International Photography Hall of fame alongside Annie Leibovitz and Ken Burns

It’s the 50th anniversary of the International Photography Hall of Fame, a museum and foundation in St. Louis, and among the inductees this year are some real whoppers: Annie Leibovitz, Ernst Haas, Ken Burns… and Steve Jobs. Say what you will about the plague...
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Ps4 PlayStation 4 Console 500gb CUH-1215A Used

$249.99 (0 Bids)End Date: Saturday Aug-20-2016 12:32:24 PDTBuy It Now for only: $329.99Buy It Now | Bid now | Add to watch list
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The Only Thing That Would Make Us Feel Better Is if You Sent Us Trump's Tax Returns

Image: Getty Have you heard? As of next week, beloved cuck advocacy website Gawker.com will officially be shutting down thanks to the machinations of a megalomaniacal seasteading vampire. It happens! And though it’s incredibly unfortunate, there is something you can do to make us...
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Five to Try: Google Duo delivers easy video calling, and Deus Ex Go dazzles on Android

Been waiting on Google to make a simple, easy-to-use FaceTime competitor? Luckily, Duo is finally here, and the super-streamlined app enables hassle-free video chat between both Android and iOS devices. Duo is this week’s most notable new app release, but it’s not the only...
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New battery design could give devices twice as much battery life

Future devices from cameras to smartphones could have twice as much juice (or batteries half the size), thanks to a venture by Massachusetts Institute of Technology graduates to bring rechargeable lithium metal batteries to consumer electronics. In November, SolidEnergy Systems will launch their first commercially available rechargeable lithium...
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New lithium metal tech can create ultralight car batteries and thinner phones

Soon cars, drones, phones, and almost anything with a battery are about to get a boost from a new MIT spin-out, SolidEnergy Systems. The company promises to double the battery life of basic lithium ion batteries and will also offer smaller batteries with the power...
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7 must-have back-to-school tech products for college students

Ah, college. A time for co-ed dorms, tailgate parties and — oh right, studying. But who says campus life can’t include work and play.     This fall, the two will join forces, thanks to a slew of fun and innovative products on the market.   ...
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The Megaprocessor is an awe-inspiring multi-ton CPU project

What did you do this summer? A few outdoor concerts, maybe some grilling. But did you complete a room-sized 40,000 transistor CPU made entirely by hand? Didn’t think so. James Newman wanted to create a CPU that students could use to learn about computing....
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BlackBerry and Windows Phone hold just 0.7 per cent of smartphone market combined

BlackBerry will hope that new phones boost sales ... yeah right THE END IS (SURELY) NIGH for Windows Phone and BlackBerry's handset business after new data showed that the two platforms accounted for a paltry 2.3 million sales in Q2 between them. Gartner reported that...
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Bloomberg is worried about the Apple Watch and the iPhone

Bloomberg is keeping a worried eye on the Apple Watch NEWS THING Bloomberg is in a lather about a potential problem at Apple that the company is either not aware of or just does not want to comment on. The Bloomberg report quoted some sources...
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TransUnion's Tech Overhaul Reaps Cultural Rewards

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Every Way to Eat a Tomato Before the Season is Over

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Confirmed: hacking tool leak came from "omnipotent" NSA-tied group

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