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Bike doping is real and could take down the sport of cycling

I couldn't believe it when I heard about the latest cheating scandal in cycling.<p>Forget about athletes doping their bodies.<p>They're doping the bikes themselves!<p>The "International Cycling Union" — or UCI — found a MOTOR inside a competitor's bike. This happened in a Cyclocross race in Belgium.<p>It's a …

Cycling

Is Drone Racing the High-Speed Sport of the Future?

The Drone Racing League is betting that flying robot races are the next big thing.<p>Competitive drone racing feels like a video game come to life. Flying robots zoom through space at speeds pushing 80 miles per hour, navigating enormous courses laid out in subway tunnels, abandoned buildings, and NFL …

NBA 2K16 Devs Sued Over Virtual Tattoos

Yet another video game lawsuit involving tattoos has come to light, this time involving the NBA 2K series. Tattoo company Solid Oak Sketches has filed a lawsuit against Take-Two Interactive and Visual Concepts, claiming the companies failed to acquire the necessary licenses for tattoos shown in NBA …

Super Bowl Scoring: Pick the Best Football Player Houses, NFC Edition

As the Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos prepare to duke it out in Super Bowl 50 on Sunday, February 7, we're searching for the <b>most over-the-top</b> house owned (previously or currently) by an NFL player. Yesterday, players from the AFC faced off, and now it's time for four NFC real estate match …

Hip-Hop

The Best New Rap Music To Have On Your Radar<p>Andre Gee 06.22.18 1 day ago<p>Why Drake's 'Comeback Season' Was His True Star-Making Moment<p>Aaron Williams 06.21.18 2 days ago<p>'Everything Is Love' Is A Rare And Exuberant Triumph<p>On their first official joint album, The Carters erect what may be the greatest …

Trends 2016: The Mobile Tipping Point

This week’s final Chart of the Day concludes our preview of GWI’s Trends 2016 report by considering what we’re calling the Mobile Tipping Point.<p>Look …

Ad-blocking jumps by 10%

For this week’s final Chart of the Day, we take stock of the most recent figures for ad-blocking – a behavior which has barely been out of the …

Ad Blocking

iPhone 7 launch could debut original TV shows from Apple

If you feel like every week there's a new rumor about Apple putting together either an all-out streaming service similar to Sling TV, or a Netflix …

Cost of Rio's 2016 Olympics rises by almost $100 million

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - The price tag for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro has risen by 400 million reais ($99.3 million) since August mainly due to rising costs of supplying temporary power and seating at venues, the head of the group monitoring spending said on Friday.<p>The Olympic Flag flies …