Chance Long

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The big reason why robots are starting to act more like humans

As robotic systems evolve they are beginning to be built modeled after human biology. Specifically, bots will be built to imitate how humans use force. And that means they will become much safer for people to be around.<p>Traditionally, most robots are programmed to use a position control system, …

Best New Year's resolution apps for Android for 2018

Fitness doesn't have to mean going to the gym anymore, and that's because of the great fitness apps available on our phones. Now you can bring the …

Fully Loaded Black Bean Nachos with Red and Green Salsas

4 to 6 Servings<p>You might have more of the salsas than you need; serve them on the side for dipping. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Pico de Gallo<p>3 plum tomatoes, seeded, chopped<p>½ red onion, finely chopped<p>1 jalapeño, finely chopped<p>1 tablespoon …

10 Things You'll Need to Remember About 'OITNB' Before You Watch Season 3

Refresher course, right this way.<p>Forget about New Year's Eve—the best reason to stay up until midnight (PST) this year, anxiously watching the clock until it turns over, is to be one of the first people to burn through a whole new season of <i>Orange Is the New Black w</i>hen it lands at midnight PST on …

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Meals in Minutes: Bacon Egg and Cheese Breakfast Cups

By Holly Reisem Hanna One of the biggest challenges of being a work-at-home mom is finding that ever so delicate balance between work life and home …

Game companies are having a blast with Oculus Rift

Oculus Rift, the immersive virtual reality headset, has potentially innovative uses in a number of genres and disciplines, but gamers are the first community to engage with it in a concentrated way.<p>They were out in force today as Oculus presented the first view of its upcoming device in San …

Microsoft and Oculus Are Ganging Up on Playstation

If virtual reality is going to change everything about the world, its impact will be felt first in the video game industry. It seemed in recent …

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Microsoft’s Oculus partnership is a very clever move

Oculus revealed the final version of its Rift virtual reality headset today, but Microsoft managed to steal the show. The company surprised the world today by announcing a partnership with Oculus to bundle an Xbox One controller with every Oculus Rift and the ability to stream Xbox One games to the …

Everything Oculus VR announced at its pre-E3 Rift event today

The Oculus Rift has its final consumer hardware. We’ve seen it. Now, it’s time to share what we know about it with you.<p>Oculus VR held a media briefing today where it announced some of the details of its virtual-reality headset, which will launch in the first quarter of next year. We’re still …

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The Oculus Rift needed two years to get gaming right

The company behind modern VR comes full circle<p>The very first thing I did in the Oculus Rift — the first thing most of us at <i>The Verge</i>, did, actually — was walk around a spaceship with a gamepad. It was a simpler time, when all most people expected out of VR was a cool way to play games. Now, more …

The 15 Worst Things Playmates Have Said About Life in the Playboy Mansion

"At about the minute mark, I pulled away and it was done. It was like a job. Clock in, clock out."<p><b>1.</b> "Everyone thinks that the infamous metal gate was meant to keep people out. But I grew to feel it was meant to lock me in." —<b>Holly Madison</b> in her book, <i>Down the Rabbit Hole: Curious Adventures and</i> …

Watch Our First Look At The New Oculus Rift And Touch Controller Hardware

Earlier today, we got the chance to check out the Oculus Rift consumer virtual reality headset, which has finally been fully revealed to the world. We also get a first look at the Oculus Touch Controllers, unique input devices designed by Oculus themselves to make interacting with a virtual …

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