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Home.me turns your 2D floorplan drawings into 3D renderings

It’s easy enough to draw a basic floorplan of your home, but turning that floorplan into 3D rendering typically falls into the realm of professional designers. With home.me, TechCrunch Berlin Hackathon hackers Charles Wong and Aravind Kandiah, who are both students at the Singapore University of …

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3 Sheeps Cashmere Hammer: A nitro stout for all seasons

<b>The beer:</b> Cashmere Hammer, 3 Sheeps Brewing (Sheboygan, Wis.)<p><b>What it is:</b> A robust, yet easy-drinking stout carbonated with nitrogen. Most beer is carbonated with carbon dioxide, which results in the classic bright and effervescent bubbles. Nitrogen (think: that iconic, cascading Guinness draft …

'South Park' TV creators can beam their work directly into 'The Fractured But Whole'

<i>South Park: The Fractured But Whole</i> has a deeper connection to the Comedy Central TV series than you probably realize.<p>The long-awaited <i>Stick of Truth</i> …

Xiaomi's $30 Yeelight LED lightstrip takes on Philips Hue for a fraction of the cost

Xiaomi has managed to carve out a niche for itself in the smart lighting segment with its Yeelight sub-brand. Yeelight's LED bulbs offer an …

Valve sets Steam Direct self-publishing fee at $100

The price is right<p>Steam Direct, Valve’s upcoming replacement for Steam Greenlight, will require a fee of just $100 for developers to publish their games on Steam, the company announced today.<p>As previously announced, a developer will have to pay the fee for each game they want to release on Steam. …

Chrome Beta 59 adds Animated PNG support, works with more payment apps, and disables some security risks [APK Download]

Article Contents<p>Chrome 58 just recently hit stable, which means Chrome 59 has been moved up to the Beta branch. This time around, Chrome is finally …

New Clerky tools help startups hire and raise funds without running into legal problems

Clerky may not be a household name like TurboTax today, but the company’s business formation software has been called a “secret weapon” by startup founders in Silicon Valley for years. Many Y Combinator co-founders use it to get their companies started on paper. And now, Clerky is launching two new …

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Jay Chandrasekhar Of 'Super Troopers' On His Memoir 'Mustache Shenanigans'

Jay Chandrasekhar of <i>Super Troopers</i> fame talks to NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro about his new memoir about how he made it in Hollywood. The book is called <i>Mustache Shenanigans</i>.<p>Transcript<p>LOURDES GARCIA-NAVARRO, HOST:<p>Listeners familiar with the 2001 cult classic "Super Troopers" might not be surprised that …

Planet Explorer's constellation of tiny satellites shows how Earth's surface changes over time - ExtremeTech

Planet Explorer’s constellation of tiny satellites shows how Earth’s surface changes over time<p>By on March 16, 2017 at 2:30 pm<p>This site may earn …

The most beautiful videos of America you'll ever watch

With the US National Parks Service celebrating its 100th birthday today, there’s never been a better time to reflect on its finest jurisdictions.<p>There are 59 national parks in the US, from the granite peaks and coastal islands of Acadia to the sandstone canyons and mesas of Zion.<p>23 of the most …

Ahead of the Bell: US existing-home sales

WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Association of Realtors reports on July sales of existing homes Wednesday at 10 a.m. Eastern.<p>SALES DIP: Economists …

Canadian couple quit work to travel the world eight years ago and haven't stopped since

In 2008 Nick Wharton and Dariece Swift saved $40,000 in one year so they could quit their jobs and travel the world. The couple have been travelling the world ever since.<p>After returning from a vacation in Mexico, the couple sold all their possessions including their condominium and their car to be …

Eastern Europe

Donald Trump Is Going To Be Elected

Donald Trump is going to be elected president.<p>The American people voted for him a long time ago.<p>They voted for him when The History Channel went from showing documentaries about the Second World War to "Pawn Stars" and "Swamp People."<p>They voted for him when The Discovery Channel went from showing …

Michigan Couple Sues Creators of Pokémon Go, Says It Turned Their Neighborhood Into a 'Nightmare'

A Michigan couple filed a class action lawsuit last week against Pokémon Go creator Niantic, along with the Pokémon Company and Nintendo, alleging …

Pokémon

America’s Favorite Mountain Towns 2016

The country's most beloved mountain towns offer scenery out of a storybook, miles of hiking trails, and bewitching wildlife. And that's just the …

Trails

The 18 best movies on Netflix you've probably never heard of

There are so many movies on Netflix that your typical Friday night is probably spent trying to find something to watch, as opposed to actually watching something.<p>The streaming service has a huge, rotating selection of movies both old and new. It is hard to navigate through Netflix's massive library …

Energized white supremacists cheer Trump convention message

CLEVELAND (AP) — They don't like to be called white supremacists.<p>The well-dressed men who gathered in Cleveland's Ritz-Carlton bar after Donald …

Microsoft hopes 1080p Netflix makes Edge your next browser

As Microsoft continues to nudge folks into trying its new Edge browser on Windows 10, its latest tease is the promise of better looking, more efficient video streaming. Just like Apple's Safari browser on OS X, it turns out that on Windows only Microsoft's browsers stream HTML5 Netflix in 1080p, …

Software

Scientists Zone In on Treatment for Chronic Migraines and Headaches

Those who get migraines know how painful and debilitating they can be. In extreme cases, they can take you out of commission for days. One in seven …

The best and worst states to raise children in

<b>(CNN) —</b> Minnesota reigns as the most kid-friendly state to raise a family for the second year in a row, according to an Annie E. Casey Foundation study released Tuesday.<p>Parents in Mississippi and New Mexico, however, might find reason for concern as those states rank among the lowest.<p>The …

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10 years after housing peaked, US is more of a renter nation

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (AP) — It's a troublesome story playing out across America in the 10 years since the housing bubble peaked and then burst in a …

Flow is Microsoft's take on IFTTT automation (updated)

Microsoft is about to release its take on the automation service IFTTT called Flow, according to a blog post published and removed by the company. (<b>Update</b>: the service is now live!)<p>Flow connects to over 35 services, with more integrations planned. These include Microsoft products like Office 365 …

Software