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Las Vegas Extreme Sports Park combines wakeboarding, organic food and repurposed shipping containers

Los Angeles-based M-Rad design studio has proposed an extreme sports park for Las Vegas as a way to draw people out of the city’s controlled …

Las Vegas

Sports camera company GoPro is going public

GoPro, a name synonymous with extreme sports videos, is preparing to go public.<p>The camera company announced the news in a brief press release today, explaining that its submission is currently being reviewed by the SEC.<p>GoPro submitted confidentially, and thus details are scarce. That said, the …

Team USA Should Be Totally Stoked By Extreme Olympics Sports

It’s easy to forget that there was a time, not all that long ago, when the U.S. pretty much stunk at the Winter Olympics. To wit: during the 1988 …

5 Extreme Winter Sports You've Gotta Try

10 Stunning Extreme Sports Photos That Won Red Bull Illume's Photography Contest

The world's largest action sports and adventure photography contest, Red Bull Illume, recently selected ten action and adventure photo finalists from nearly 30,000 entrants.<p>The pictures include several different kinds of extreme sports.<p>Red Bull Illume sent us the top 10 photos from this year's …

500px ISO: A New Visual Storytelling Blog for ‘Unique, Crazy and Beautiful’ Photos

Earlier today, 500px officially launched <i>500px ISO</i>: a story-telling blog consisting of 500px photos and original content created by a team of editors …

Captivating TED Talk on the Unseen Worlds that Time-Lapse, Microscopic Imagery and Slow Motion Reveal

The intersection of Science, Technology and Art, at least according to renowned filmmaker and time-lapse photographer Louie Schwartzberg, is …

‘Stretcher Print,’ the Planet’s First Photographic Wall Art Made from Recycled Plastic Bottles

Co2nscience.com, a business based in Bradford, Yorkshire is an eco-company devoted to the planet and committed to innovation. Founded by Stuart …

Wall Art

Stunning Visuals of Japan's Cherry Blossoms in Full Bloom

The prospect of spring is a rather thrilling reality for the many who endured a particularly bitter winter, and that is perhaps no more manifest than …

HP pays $108M to settle US probes into foreign bribes

The tech giant's subsidiaries in Russia, Poland, and Mexico paid bribes to officials to secure lucrative government contracts, federal investigators allege.<p>Hewlett-Packard has agreed to pay a $108 million fine to settle charges that three of its foreign subsidiaries bribed officials to secure …

Corruption

Prezi Puts On 10M Users Inside 5 Months, Hits 40M

The news today that Dropbox has now hit 275 million users (far higher than the 200 million users it had in November 2013) is further proof that SAAS startups are now fully disrupting the old world. Similarly, old presentation software (hello PowerPoint!) is experiencing something of a gradual …