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Olly Alexander’s sad boy playlist

Everybody knows that a tearjerker beats a happy track any day. Who wants to crank up that questionable Pharrell song (you know the one) when you could wallow, crying into your cereal in the morning and listening to something that actually speaks to your blues rather than tries to erase it? Music’s …

Bon Iver

Antimatter rockets could make humans an 'interstellar species'

WIRED 2015 is our annual two-day celebration of the innovators, inventors, artists and entrepreneurs who are reinventing our world. For more from the …

Pokemon Go Dev Raises $20 Million from Nintendo, Google, and Pokemon Company

Pokemon Go developer Niantic on Thursday announced that it has raised $20 million in Series A funding from a round of investors that included The Pokemon Company, Google, and Nintendo.<p>The initial investment is $20 million in upfront money, but the companies will contribute $10 million more "upon …

Pokémon

Bungie responds to Destiny microtransaction concerns

<i>Destiny</i> introduced an in-game currency yesterday to support the introduction of microtransactions. Bungie's Luke Smith said today on Twitter that these won't include the consumables that increase the loot drops players get for beating enemies in the King's Fall Raid.<p>This comes in reaction to a …

Bill Nye’s LightSail: Making Sci-Fi Real

<b>The quest to solve one of the persistent barriers to citizen space exploration</b><p>On June 7, in the sky somewhere over Baja California, Mexico<b>,</b> a small satellite opened and extended a wide, thin mylar membrane, like a curious flower blooming, or a space-soaring butterfly emerging from its cocoon. …

Stephen Colbert Meets the Internet's Biggest Star and Treats Him Like a Human Being

PewDiePie talked to Stephen Colbert and you''ll never guess what happened. Actually, you can: They had a nice chat.<p>It’s no longer news when an Internet star shows up on TV. But this is the Internet’s biggest star, so it’s worth watching: Felix “PewDiePie” Kjellberg, YouTube’s most popular …

Shaving will never be the same with this laser razor

It's 2015, so it only makes sense to shave our hair off with lasers, right?<p>Right. That's why Skarp Razor is replacing blade with a laser and plans to …

Battleborn Has More Playable Characters Than All Borderlands Games Combined

Like variety? Borderlands developer Gearbox Software's next game, Battleborn, sounds like it will have you covered. 2K Games on Monday released a new infographic that speaks to the numerous different hero characters you can play as and how many variations there are overall--in short, there are <i>a lot</i>.<p>…

Borderlands

We spent two weeks wearing employee trackers: Here's what we learned

<i>This article originally appeared on Fast Company and is reprinted with permission.</i><p><i>By Greg Lindsay</i><p>I almost didn't notice I was wearing it, at first. The plastic box strung around my neck was roughly the size and weight of a deck of cards, lighter than I expected. It was only when I spotted the …

‘The Late Show with Stephen Colbert’ will have No Man’s Sky and PewDiePie on next week

Television is in a battle to stay relevant with a younger generation, and one of the ways it’s planning on doing that is video games.<p>CBS’s premiere late-night talk show, <i>The Late Show with Stephen Colbert</i>, announced its guest list for next week will include two huge names in the world of gaming. On …

The Late Show

The Blood Moon Prophecy and Other Apocalyptic Visions

Despite claims from various people that the world would end at various times in history, scientific evidence suggests the world has continued to exist.<p>From the dawn of recorded history, humans have constantly been predicting the end of the world. Even the ancient Assyrians thought things were about …

Should we ban sex robots? Some scientists say yes, I say no

Commentary: Sexbots are no longer just sci-fi fantasies. While some scientists worry they're leading us down a dangerous path, CNET's Bonnie Burton is more concerned for the robots themselves.<p>We often joke about robots equipped with artificial intelligence suddenly moving en masse to attack their …

Robotics

Destiny - Destiny: The 3 Best and Worst Bounties - IGN's Fireteam Chat - IGN Video

Jose and Destin talk about the 3 best and worst bounties in Destiny as voted on by you, and some cool bounty suggestions.

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