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These Arcade Game Shadow Boxes are Simply Awesome - Technabob

Do you love classic arcade games, but don’t have the room (or the cash) for an arcade cabinet in your living room? These fantastic pieces of …

Depression Steals Your Soul and Then it Takes Your Friends

It's so easy to cut off a friend who is persistently difficult, self-absorbed, nasty, and decidedly "other." Especially if they cut themselves off first.<p>Depression is a thief. It'll rob you of your time, your thoughts, and your sense of self. But before all of that, it'll take your friends.<p>Unlike …

Antique Photos Were Used to Make This Realistic Footage That Looks 85 Years Old

Instead of rebuilding cities like New York, Boston, Detroit, and Washington, D.C. like a CG dinosaur, Alexey Zakharov used a technique where he …

The Message of Islam vs. The Gospel of Jesus

<b>Editor’s note</b>: Click here to learn how you can partner with TGC to provide gospel resources to the Middle East and North Africa. All donations toward …

The 10 best games of 2015

The ten best games of 2015<p>It's been a big year for games as PS4 and Xbox One both started showing their true colours when it comes to triple A …

Using the new Apple TV to emulate classic game consoles

Just a little effort will transform your Apple TV into a '90s gaming machine.<p>For those of us fortunate enough to have the privilege, late December …

The 5 most annoying things about ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’

Despite the onslaught of praise directed at <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens,</i> I can’t help but feel that the film’s rave reviews are undeservedly being …

Carter Banned Iranians from Coming to US During Hostage Crisis

Trump is a monster, a madman and a vile racist. He's just like Hitler. Or Jimmy Carter.<p>During the Islamic Revolution's Iranian hostage crisis in …

Huge Xbox Live Sale Begins This Month, Includes 200-Plus Offers

Microsoft will launch a huge digital game sale on Xbox Live later this month, the company has announced. It's called a "Countdown" sale, but it actually extends beyond the start of the new year.<p>The promotion runs December 22 through January 7, and Microsoft is calling it the "biggest digital game …

Prominent Harvard Professor Uses No Filter, Sends Scathing Message to Student Protesters

As college students nationwide garner national media attention for their protests against school administrations and perceived racial injustices on their campuses, famed Harvard professor Alan Dershowitz has a word for them: hypocrites.<p>In a no-holds-barred interview with Business Insider, …

12. Cars

<b>What Everyone Says About It:</b> "The Cars franchise is the red-headed step-child of Pixar's canon of incredible animated films, existing solely so the …

14. Twilight

<b>What Everyone Says About It:</b> "The one that kick-started the aggressively awful billion-dollar vampire-werewolf franchise, Twilight is responsible for …

A look at the evolution of modern video game controllers

If anything's kept pace with how video games have changed over the years, it's how we interact with them. Our biggest touchpoint with virtual worlds is the gamepad and -- akin to how games themselves have evolved from simple 2D affairs into 100-hour-long labyrinths in three dimensions -- …

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Audio of an historic speech Japan's emperor gave at the end of World War II was just released in digital form

Hirohito's "jewel voice" — muffled and nearly inaudible due to poor sound quality — was broadcast on Aug. 15, 1945, announcing Japan's surrender.<p>On Saturday, the Imperial Household Agency released the digital version of the original sound ahead of the 70th anniversary of the speech and the war's …

12 Of The Saddest Science Facts Of All Time

It's lonely spacecraft and abandoned animals all the way down. I'm so sorry.

Watch This Lieutenant’s Message to a Burglar That’s So Powerful It’s Being Shared Around the World

Lt. Clay Higgins with the St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office in Louisiana has a message for one thief. It’s such a powerful message though that people around the country and the world are joining him in sharing it.<p>On July 8, Stelly’s Supermarket was burglarized overnight by someone who broke a …

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Cole Hamels' Electric No-Hitter Likely Final Stamp on Stellar Phillies Career

Cole Hamels just might have saved his best for last.<p>If he did, and if it was, it was one hell of a swan song.<p>The Philadelphia Phillies’ ace lefty has been on the trading block for a full calendar year, and it is expected the soap opera will come to an end by 4 p.m. ET Friday when the non-waiver …

Baseball

5 Ways To Know If Your Loved One Is Suffering From Depression

Many people experience low moods where they feel sad and/or helpless, stressed or vulnerable for periods of time, as they struggle to deal with …

Ross Douthat tells the New York Times things they don't want to hear about Planned Parenthood.

Think what you like about Ross Douthat, but publishing this at the <i>New York Times</i> is a genuine truth-to-power moment on his part. Somebody’s going to …

The Many Ways Homer Simpson Has Changed On ‘The Simpsons’

When a show stays on the air for 26 seasons, it’s only natural that some of the characters will change a little bit over time. That has certainly been the case for Homer Simpson. In 2015, his character scantly resembles the power-plant-worker-trying-to-get-by that we saw back in 1989, and in many …

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Full Predictions for MLB's Next 5 Hall of Fame Induction Classes

On Sunday, the Baseball Hall of Fame will formally welcome Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, Craig Biggio and John Smoltz into its ranks.<p>And so the question immediately arises: Which players will earn the nod next year? And how about the year after that, and the year after that and—well, you get the …

Ask the iTunes Guy: Coping with iTunes features that have disappeared

Whenever a new version of iTunes rears its head, new features are added, but also some features get cut. In this week’s column, I look at several of …

STROM Offers a Novel Approach to a USB Battery Pack

When I first saw the STROM battery pack, I thought, "What's the big deal?" After all, there are so many portable battery packs for USB devices that I wasn't sure why I should pay attention to another one that was being crowdfunded. Then I saw the distinction. The STROM has a unique opening that can …