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U.S. Customers Are Hoarding $13.4bn Of Old iPhones

Around half of U.S. consumers are hoarding their old iPhones in cupboards and sock drawers — representing an inventory worth around $13.4 billion in total.<p>According to the annual “Mobile Mountain Study” conducted by research group OnePoll for resale site SellCell.com, this figure is down from the …

25 'Minecraft' Creations That Will Blow Your Flippin' Mind

25 'Minecraft' Creations That Will Blow Your Mind<p>1. Ancient Metropolis<p>2. King's Landing (<i>Game of Thrones</i>)<p>3. Space Shuttle<p>4. The Bedrock Dome<p>5. One …

Minecraft: The Video Game That Makes Kids Good

Four reasons why you should let your kid play Minecraft in moderation.<p>I've spent a lot of energy keeping my kids away from "the screens." The fact …

Parenting The Advanced Minecrafter

Minecraft has taken the world by storm, and kids can remain obsessed with it for months or even years. If you have already successfully navigated the …

A Social Entrepreneur Mixes Minecraft, YouTube And STEM Education

<i>Update: Mine-O-Rama has been postponed. Here’s a link to the site and the statement that was released.</i><p>This is the story of one of the wilder social enterprises out there trying to address the crisis in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) education, especially in under-served …

One man's quest to reach the end of Minecraft

A <i>Minecraft</i> player by the name of Kurt J. Mac is on a mission to reach the end of the world, and he's documenting it for all to see, The New Yorker reports.<p>Mac began his journey on March 28, 2011. His aim was to reach what <i>Minecraft</i> developer Markus Persson calls the Far Lands, the area at the very …

Like Yesterday: America Meets the Beatles

It was 50 years ago today — Feb. 7, 1964 — that the Beatles took the U.S.A. The four sprightly young Merseysiders landed at New York City’s newly …

Flappy Bird Creator Dong Nguyen Says App 'Gone Forever' Because It Was 'An Addictive Product'

The mysterious developer of the world’s most popular free app, who drew global attention this past weekend with his sudden decision to remove it, tells Forbes that Flappy Bird is dead. Permanently.<p>“Flappy Bird was designed to play in a few minutes when you are relaxed,” says Dong Nguyen, in an …

Bill Nye Wins Over the Science Crowd at Evolution Debate

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Film Interview: Phil Lord and Chris Miller Talk Visuals and Merchandising in 'The Lego Movie' – /Film

<i>The Lego Movie</i> is the third film <b>Phil Lord</b> and <b>Chris Miller</b> have directed. In each, they’ve blown low expectations out of the water. How could a movie …

Disney CEO Talks 'Star Wars Episode VII,' Says 'Star Wars Rebels' Movie Coming This Summer – /Film

The Walt Disney Company released their 2013 Shareholder letter on Tuesday and, in it, CEO <b>Bob Iger</b> talked about the latest in the world of <b>Star Wars</b>. …

Ants Playing Chess Find New Solutions To Old Problem

Step aside, Bobby Fischer.<p>Remove all the pieces from a chess board except for one knight. Then try to move the knight across all 64 squares of the board, touching each once. (As a reminder, knights move in a L-shape, two spaces in one direction, and then one space left or right, or up or down, at a …

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