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Personal Robot wants to be the Alfred to your Batman

It’s no longer a question of <i>if</i> we’ll have personal robot assistants in the home, but when. A growing number of companies across the globe are now …

Modded laptop is an Xbox One and PlayStation 4 combo

Hardware modder Eddie Zarick today revealed his latest creation: a laptop that incorporates both an Xbox One and a PlayStation 4.<p>Zarick already created laptop versions of each console individually (the Xbook One and PlayBook 4), but putting the two consoles together in one portable box is a first. …

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Gay Teacher Fired After Posting Marriage Announcement On Facebook

A gay substitute teacher in Charlotte, N.C., has been fired from his job at a Catholic high school after posting on Facebook about his plans to marry his longtime partner.<p>Lonnie Billiard taught theater and English at Charlotte Catholic High School for more than a decade. After retiring in 2012, he …

Apple Quietly Ends Free iTunes 'Single of the Week' Promotion After 11 Years

Apple has seemingly ended its weekly iTunes "Single of the Week" promotion that gave out a free music single download each week on the iTunes storefront. As noted by <i>Business Insider</i>, a member of the Apple discussion forums claims an Apple support employee informed him the company decided to drop …

Husband 'used GPS app to catch his wife cheating then killed man in front of their children'

Court hears Oktay Kilic, 40, used a mobile app called Find a Friend before finding his wife having sex inside a car with another man<p>A "possessive and controlling" husband tracked his wife's movements with an app before finding her with another man - who he then killed with a kitchen knife in front …

Whatever the decade, Archie remains 'a character rooted in the present'

Archie Andrews had to die.<p>It was the best way to help bring the long-lived comic icon and his collection of everyday, relatable friends full circle in time for a 75th anniversary rebirth and allow him to remain rooted in today's present.<p>"It was a decision that was long in the works — we were about …

Worst Job Title Ever

Chelsea Krost is a millennial, which means a 20-something who is often derided by grumpy members of older generations, including mine. She bills …

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Three stars of controversial show 'My Husband's Not Gay' are spokesmen for discredited 'conversion therapy'

• <b>The show follows four men who admit they are attracted to other men, but choose to live as heterosexuals because of their Mormon faith</b>• <b><br>Gay rights</b> …

The Sega Dreamcast launched, and crashed, at a pivotal time in gaming history

The Dreamcast. Like Mars, Elvis and the St. Louis Browns, it is dead and defunct, but it still lives on as an ultimate symbol of what-if. Did You Know? Gaming's excellent video series chronicles it all in this video.<p><i>Jet Set Radio, Shenmue</i> and today's 2K Sports series are all touchstones of the …

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If we stop telling kids what to read, they might start reading again

As a treat for Hanukkah last month, Sandra Stotsky took her grandchildren to the New England Mobile Book Fair in Newton, Mass. They were wandering around aimlessly. The store in a suburb of Boston has 32,000 sq. ft, of books, but the kids had no favorite authors, nothing they'd been longing to read.<p>…

The Most Iconic Restaurant in Every State (and DC)

If you want to find the <i>oldest</i> restaurant in a state, that's easy -- we already did the research. If you want to determine the <i>most iconic</i> restaurant …

Miami Beach

5 Devices Destroying The Language Barrier

It used to be the language barrier was a significant problem in communication between people who speak different languages. But now there are more …

Language

Ten Strange Baby Products

(Image Link)<p>Baby products are generally supposed to be more useful than visually appealing to adults, and when we think of baby products three things …

Hair Care

Professional Dog Food Taster Is Actually a Real Job

Pet owners sneaking a nibble or two out of their pets’ bowls, out of curiosity, is completely understandable. But eating dog food for a living? Now …

Pets

28 Cringeworthy Comic Book Storylines the Movies Left Out

Hollywood takes certain liberties adapting comic books for the big screen. And after seeing these storylines, its no wonder they keep to the general …

This router can power your devices wirelessly from 15 feet away

Wireless charging hasn't really set the world on fire. Since the Palm Pre first introduced us to the idea at CES 2009, a few companies have added similar functionality to their phones and smartwatches. Power without wires is undoubtedly useful, but none of the solutions have ever set our devices …

7 Stunning iOS Apps For Fiction Lovers

The best novels are immersive -- either their plots compel readers to turn page after page, or their ideas buzz wildly in our minds. But novels necessarily don't inundate <i>all</i> of our senses. Unlike most other artistic mediums, much of the sensory legwork must be completed on the part of the readers' …

7 Recipes Showcasing the Lunch Side of Brunch

The best breakfast foods, including pancakes, waffles, muffins, and breads, are often served for brunch. But if you’re looking to showcase a …

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15 Movies We Can't Wait to See in 2015

Strap in for an epic year at the multiplex.<p>It’s a new year, and with a new year comes all-new movies that we can look forward to seeing. We’ve got …

5 Weird Things That Have Fallen From the Sky

1. MEAT<p>In 1876, a woman was making soap in her yard in Kentucky when small flakes of meat started falling from the sky. Two men who tasted the goods …

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Splitting 'Batman V Superman' Into Two Films Is A Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Idea

<b>I do not believe the current rumor that Batman v Superman is being split into two movies. More importantly, I sincerely hope it’s not true.</b><p>Someone somewhere dropped a picture online yesterday which implied that <i>Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice</i> was being split into two films, with the first …

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