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Vint, The P2P Marketplace For Training And Fitness Instructors, Raises $1.8M Led By Creandum

Hoping to pick up the slack left by people who want to get fit but find gym memberships too expensive or unproductive, Sweden’s Vint is a peer-to-peer marketplace and community for private training, either individual or in small groups. It consists of an iPhone app (and is currently only available …

The Mystery of Night Photography - 30 Images of the Night

New Skywind Savagery Trailer For Morrowind/Skyrim Mod Released (video)

If you are patiently waiting for the launch of the new Skywind modification that ports Morrowind into the Skyrim games engine, you are sure to enjoy …

Triton Oxygen Respirator Nixes Bulky Tank

Apparently, outh Korean designer, Jeabyun Yeon, has designed an oxygen mask that draws air from the water that you swim. The Triton Oxygen Respirator …

'Waiting In Line 3D' Is Deliberately The Worst Video Game Ever Made

You might have thought that there could be no more boring video game than 'Desert Bus' - the game where you have to drive a bus, across the desert, …

Google could end China's web censorship in 10 days – why doesn't it?

This week, Eric Schmidt, Google's executive chairman, was quoted as saying during a speech in Washington: "We can end government censorship in a decade. The solution to government surveillance is to encrypt everything."<p>Earlier this week, we at greatfire.org successfully unblocked the Reuters …

Amazon Black Friday 2013 deals

In the frantic leadup to Black Friday, every retailer is looking for a way to differentiate its sale from the competition. Amazon's trick is to go all out with daily deals. Starting Sunday November 24th, the retail giant will begin offering deals with deep discounts. They'll come thick and fast — …

'Invisible' Bike Helmets Are A Real Thing Now

If so, then two Swedish industrial design students have solved your problem and have created an "invisible helmet" for cyclists.<p>Bike helmets are a very important safety feature, especially for those who cycle around a busy city where both drivers and pedestrians can be a problem. But there is no …

A primer for the next-gen online transition

When Sony and Microsoft launch brand new consoles next month, they'll also launch with next-generation networks built on the foundation of current-gen online services.<p>Fortunately for current-gen console owners looking to transition to the next-generation, both Microsoft and Sony appear to be making …

Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Headset Is Coming To Android, But Not iOS

Virtual reality didn't die in the 90's, it just needed the right hardware to get going again. The Oculus Rift VR headset has developers and …

Hey, We Met 4 Years Ago At A Party, But Thanks For Endorsing Me On LinkedIn!

Hey Random Guy I Met That One Time At a College Party Four Years Ago,<p>How are you doing? How’s all that nothing I know about you going for you? I see …

Put These Quarter-Sized GPS Trackers On Everything

They'll go on phones, bicycles, teenagers—anything!<p>Misplaced your phone? Dropped your keys? Lost your dog? This crowdfunded project would let you locate basically anything with tiny GPS trackers that are accurate to within 5 feet.<p>Retrievor is GPS disk that's barely more than an inch in diameter and …

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The Galaxy Round Is Samsung's Curved-Screen Phone: 5.7 Inches, 1080p, And Only In Korea For Now

We saw the usual leaks earlier today, but Samsung has just officially revealed their curved-screen device on Samsung Tomorrow. The phone goes by the …

SoFi raises $500M to fix the broken student loan market

SoFi just reached a new milestone: It has raised half a billion dollars in financing, making it one of the most well-funded startups you haven’t heard of — yet.<p>The company, which was formerly known as “Social Finance,” is on a mission to prevent students from falling into crippling debt. It was …

Sold, The App That Sells Your Stuff For You, Arrives On Android

Too<p>lazybusy to handle selling your stuff on eBay or Craigslist, or having a yard sale? Yep, same here. That’s why a startup called Sold, launched earlier this year, had me intrigued. Its big idea is to take the whole e-commerce process out of your hands by pricing your items for you, finding a …

Surface blades: Microsoft bets on accessories as the future of tablets

Microsoft's biggest announcement this week wasn't its Surface 2 or Surface Pro 2 tablets, or even what was inside them. It was a surprising Music Cover and the thinner, more impressive second-generation Touch Cover. Instead of rethinking the core concepts behind the Surface itself, Microsoft is …

Larry Page’s Dream for the Google Logo

Larry Page has a goal: “Technology should really do the hard work, and that’s so people can get on with living” was the thesis of remarks the Google …

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The parody shirt the NSA doesn’t want you to wear

The politically themed T-shirt company Liberty Maniacs is in hot water for its latest spoof design<p>Two days after the world learned the National Security Agency logs practically every American phone call, the agency had started cracking down on entrepreneurs who made fun of it.<p>That's according to …