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How To Shop Lingerie: Your Definitive Guide (Seriously, This Is Everything You Need To Know)

If you think that what lies underneath doesn't matter, you are mistaken. Lingerie is having a stylish moment right now, and from the sexiest control …

'New 3DS XL' Review: Nintendo's Best Handheld Yet

Nintendo is one of the most interesting and peculiar companies in the tech world.<p>This is a 126-year-old company that began as a playing-card business, and has adapted to become the most famous video game company of all time, with over 4 billion software units sold to-date.<p>It’s a company that is …

Retrogaming

Digital life hack: Turn your old phone into a security camera

In these days of nonstop hacking, phishing and data breaches, it's easy to forget that regular old burglars are still lurking around to steal from your home. That's why I'm a big fan of home security systems, especially ones that let you watch your home from a distance and alert you when someone …

Home Security

Dedicated Mom Builds Amazingly Detailed Model of Hogwarts with 400,000 LEGO Bricks

A Seattle mom has brought the beloved Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry to life with an incredibly detailed, 400,000-piece Lego model of the castle. Alice Finch spent a year constructing this magical diorama that accurately depicts key scenes from the books and movies. Finch originally got …

Lego

Everything You Need To Know Before Buying And Playing 'Elite: Dangerous'

To say I’m hooked on Elite: Dangerous would be an understatement. I’m sinking an average of 30 hours per week into the game. I’ve programmed a space-themed Spotify playlist for those long voyages between star systems. When those songs aren’t blaring out of my cockpit speakers, I’m streaming in …

Ready Player One

Virtual debates about homelessness in Sim City hold up a mirror to real life

A new art book, How to get rid of homeless, collects the virtual pleas for help from Sim City players, and rips them out of context to pose disturbing quetions about our attitude to homeless people<p>An Italian artist has written a 600-page, US$220, two-volume book on homelessness in the video game …

This doorbell rings your smartphone when you're not home

LAS VEGAS— You can always know who's at your door— even if you're not home.<p>That's the promise of the Ring, a Wi-Fi-enabled doorbell that allows you …

Secret London: 16 more odd sights you never knew were there

England

HP's Omen Gaming Laptop Makes A Bold Statement

Hewlett-Packard isn’t playing games with its new gaming laptop.<p>Let’s face it, HP isn’t known for head-turning designs – at least not for the longest time.<p>But it’s taken a step in that direction with its new Omen portable gaming rigs. Think of the Omen as a high-powered lappie that’s as thin and …