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Why you should pitch your business with Excel, not PowerPoint

For the founder who trembles at the thought of pitching to investors, a new workshop from Montreal-based FounderFuel and Real Ventures may help.<p>Their approach to the pitch is straightforward and sensible, but they don't play down the number of hours it takes to craft, refine and deliver it. Any …

Rare mammoth skeleton to be auctioned in UK

Collectors not short of space – or cash – are to be afforded a rare opportunity to buy a woolly mammoth skeleton.<p>The specimen, which is particularly unusual because it is virtually complete, including tusks, is expected to fetch between £150,000 and £250,000 when it is auctioned in November.<p>The …

Apple airs new iPhone 6 ads “Huge” and “Cameras” featuring Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I3uAoeQBpcQ]<p>Apple has started airing two new iPhone 6 ads starring the duo of Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake. Tim Cook unveiled two ads starring the pair during the iPhone 6 announcement earlier this month with ads that focused on the Health application …

BioShock Infinite: The Complete Edition Revealed

• BioShock Infinite Main Game<br>• Clash in the Clouds Add-On Pack<br>• Burial at Sea – Episode 1 Add-On Pack<br>• Burial At Sea – Episode 2 Add-On Pack<br>• Industrial …

Top 10 Machu Picchu Secrets

Travel<p>This ancient Inca site has centuries-old secrets trapped in its walls— and more recent ones that we spill here.<p>By Mark Adams, author of <i>Turn Right at Machu Picchu</i><p>1. It’s not actually the Lost City of the Inca.<p>When the explorer Hiram Bingham III encountered Machu Picchu in 1911, he was looking …

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Best apps to show off your new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus!

Now that you've got your iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus in your hand, you'll probably want to load up on the best apps that take advantage of the larger …

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There Is A Destiny Bug That Makes It Impossible To Level Up « Video Game News, Reviews, Walkthroughs And Guides

All criticism and hype notwithstanding, Destiny has released, and it has managed to garner a pretty healthy community of players around it. The game, …

Violent video games for kids have a surprising upside

Eyes gazing straight ahead, backs caved, thumbs ceaselessly mashing buttons: It's a sight to make any parent cringe. Especially when the game involves rapid gunfire, throat-slitting, body-splitting and other gruesome acts.<p>The drawbacks of gaming are well known. Studies have linked video games to …

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This Assassin's Creed toy is sort of nice, also awful

Major League Baseball's San Francisco Giants hosted the organization's first-ever "Video Gamer Night" Wednesday ahead of a game with the visiting …

This is what the PlayStation 4 version of GTA 5 looks like in action

Earlier today, Rockstar announced the release dates for the PlayStation 4, Windows PC and Xbox One versions of <i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i>. Now they're giving us a look at what this updated version of the game looks like on new hardware.<p>The video notes at the end that this entire trailer was captured on the …

Grand Theft Auto 5 releasing on PS4 and Xbox One this November, PC in 2015

Rockstar Games announced its popular open-world crime simulator, Grand Theft Auto 5, would be making its way to PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One his …

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Dev Considered Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston

Upcoming shooter Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare features Oscar-winning <i>House of Cards</i> actor Kevin Spacey in a lead role, but if he had said no to the project, who else was up for consideration? Sledgehammer Games co-founder Michael Condrey says that while Spacey was "always" the company's top choice …

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