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The forgotten losers of the console wars

History is written by the victors, but for all those generations of console wars we've managed to weather through, what about the other guys? Opening this week, a new games museum in southern Japan houses 56 different consoles of varying fame (or infamy). For every NES/Famicom, there are …

Major retirement savings mistakes — by millennials

When it comes to saving and investing for retirement, wisdom is wasted on the aged. It’s the young who need some help.<p>Unfortunately 401(k) plan …

Anti-abortion groups inspire abroad

U.S. abortion opponents are giving new life to the movement abroad, where once-stagnant European allies are pushing changes that could affect the whole continent.<p>A younger generation of anti-abortion activists has turned to the United States for legal advice, strategic training and transatlantic …

'Doom' Creator John Carmack Accused of Stealing IP For Oculus Rift

The biggest business deal in virtual reality could be facing a war over intellectual property.<p>Facebook announced in March its purchase of virtual-reality headset maker Oculus VR for $2 billion. Now, another company is claiming an Oculus employee allegedly stole its intellectual property in order to …

Virtual Reality

Life and Death of Internet Pioneer Aaron Swartz Examined in New Doc

After scoring rave reviews at Sundance, the first trailer for <i>The Internet's Own Boy</i>, the new documentary on the late programmer and hacktivist Aaron …

Online Life

Grimm expected to be indicted

Rep. Michael Grimm is expected to be indicted by the U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of New York, Loretta Lynch, according to the New York Republican’s lawyer.<p>Grimm has been under investigation by federal authorities for alleged campaign finance violations. The federal charges against Grimm, …

New York City Likely to See More Flooding in the Not-Too-Distant Future

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>New York City is at least twenty times more likely to see flooding during extreme weather events …

HTC's head of design is leaving the company

Scott Croyle, the man responsible for the stellar designs of HTC's One smartphone line, is leaving the Taiwanese company. Having led HTC's industrial design and user experience teams since his One & Co studio was acquired in 2008, Croyle is now departing to work on his own projects. HTC confirmed …

Microsoft's Xbox One Sold Just 1.2M Units To Retailers In Q3, Dips Below Xbox 360 Rate

Microsoft's Q3 earnings have arrived, and with them comes a single line-item that says a lot about the current state of the Xbox One. The console has sold 1.2M units to retailers, not consumers, in the past quarter, or about 400K a month.<p>While we could have reached that number by comparing …