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Note to media: Get used to calling Manning “she” because there’ll be many more like her

The media tied themselves into knots on Thursday (Aug. 22) when the person they had known until then as Bradley Manning, sentenced a day earlier to 35 years for leaking government secrets to Wikileaks, announced that she was a woman named Chelsea. Reporting this, some newspapers ended up where you …

LGBTQI

Paula Deen Wins Racial Lawsuit That Destroyed Her

In one of the most supremely ironic court decisions in a long time, a judge just threw out the racial discrimination claim filed against <b>Paula Deen</b> -- …

Our Hyperloop Liveblog Starts Right Right Now

These are first images and details of the system that may one day take you from downtown Los Angeles to downtown San Francisco in 35 minutes, all …

Judge Throws Out Racial Claims in Paula Deen Lawsuit

The racial discrimination lawsuit that kick-started the national nightmare of PaulaDeenGate has been thrown out of court. Earlier today, a Georgia federal judge dismissed the suit filed against ex-Food Network star <b>Paula Deen</b>, in which former employee <b>Lisa Jackson</b> alleged she was exposed to racist …

3D-Printed Foot Lets Crippled Duck Walk Again

Born with a backwards left foot last November, Buttercup the duck had never been able to walk normally. But that was until Sunday, when thanks to 3D …

Atlas Virtual Reality Turns Any Room Into A Holodeck You Can Run Around In

Archenemies for decades, video games and exercise are about to unite. Atlas is a cheap, new “walk-around” virtual reality system that uses markers you put on the ground to track your movements as you play with an Oculus Rift headset. Protagonist is Kickstarting Atlas to get real-space VR into the …

Leap Motion Controller review: Virtual reality for your hands - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The <b>Leap Motion Controller</b> is a Kinect-like input device for Macs and Windows PCs. It has impressive 3D spatial tracking and already has dozens of compatible apps. It costs under $80.<p><b>The Bad</b> It only works with compatible apps; not as intuitive or reliable as using a touch pad, touch screen, …

Virtual Reality

The U.K. Doesn't Want Motorists Using Google Glass, Obviously