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21 Spring-Inspired Rooms That Will Make You Want to Redecorate

These spaces are as ready for spring as we are.<p>These spaces are as ready for spring as we are.

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Sony finally launched PlayStation in China, but it's missing some of the console's most popular games

China last year authorised the domestic sale of game consoles through its first free-trade zone (FTZ) in Shanghai, ending a 2000 ban that authorities argued was aimed at protecting the country's youth.<p>The start of Sony's PlayStation 4 consoles, originally planned for January, makes it the second …

Google reportedly blackmailed websites into giving it content for free

A new Wall Street Journal report details anti-competitive practices by the company<p>In 2012, the Federal Trade Commission investigated Google to determine whether the company's monopoly on the search market violated anti-trust laws. The Commission ultimately accepted a settlement with the search …

Why video-game streaming site Twitch is so incredibly successful

What's more astounding is that Twitch's average user watches 106 minutes of video on the site per day even though none of the players are exactly household names.<p>This dedicated community of viewers fuels Twitch's success, according to Twitch star Sean Plott.<p>"Twitch is fundamentally a community site …

THE SHOT: Window Washing in Dubai

I have a history of climbing things with a camera. Urban things. Structures. Buildings. Bridges. But, to be clear, I’m not a climber per se. I’m not an outdoorsy person, or, at this point in my life, even particularly athletic. I don’t take my weekends and go off and climb a big rock.<p>But, I’ve …

Netflix God Mode smites the endless lists that plague its desktop site

Netflix looks pretty much the same whether you're using it on a phone, tablet, or on the web. And in the world of responsive design, that sounds like a great idea. But in practice, desktop users have drawn the short straw. They need to sit there with their mouse hovering over an arrow to scroll …

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