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Oculus Rift Will Launch With 30 Games -- Here Are Their Trailers

And prices<p>Many of the modern virtual reality headsets have the Oculus team to thank for the current state of VR. Those who have pre-ordered the Oculus Rift at $599 can look forward to finally receiving their purchase sometime after March 28. But along with the packed-in Xbox One controller, 30 …

How to craft the perfect playlist for productivity

Nothing has more of a negative impact on my workday than forgetting my headphones.<p>Like most people, music is a huge part of my life. I listen to the most music while I work, sifting through playlists, from neo classical to indie to electronica on what seems like a never-ending search for the …

Musicians Visit Cuba: A Look Back

[vimeo 9039782 w=611 h=458] Josephine Baker (1950) from MEMORIA DE CUBA de Jorge Molina on Vimeo. ><p>Josephine Baker (1950)<p>American-born Baker left her …

Cuba

30 Best Music Biopics of All Time

30<p>‘Selena’ (1997)<p>Arriving just two years after the murder of Selena Quintanilla-Pérez, <i>Selena</i> is an elegant, deified portrait of the "Queen of …

Music

Sony Will Bring PlayStation Games to iOS and Android Devices

A year ago, Nintendo announced its long-overdue plans to bring its games to smartphones. Now, Sony’s doing the same thing.<p>You’ll soon be able to play …

Earth - Why there might be many more universes besides our own

Is our Universe one of many?<p>The idea of parallel universes, once consigned to science fiction, is now becoming respectable among scientists – at least, among physicists, who have a tendency to push ideas to the limits of what is conceivable.<p>In fact there are almost too many other potential …

15 Twitter accounts that show just how weird the Web is

<i>This week, Twitter turns 10. Over the next few days we’ll be exploring how far the microblogging service has come, the challenges it faces going forward and some of its key moments along the way.</i><p>Facebook may be the most popular social media platform – and it’s arguable whether Twitter itself is one …

Social Media

Chicago gun epidemic, out of control: the execution of nine-year-old Tyshawn Lee

How could the failure to address gun violence become so deep that a great American city cannot protect the life of a little boy in the fourth grade?<p>The day he was killed, Tyshawn Lee had been playing on the swings at a local playground. It was four in the afternoon, and his grandmother’s house was …

Guns

12 Powerful War Novels that Transcend War

By Matt Gallagher | Off the Shelf<p>That war stories must occur in strange lands far from home, filled with bullets and blood, remains a powerful fallacy. The consequences and effects of war can't be contained so neatly. Stories of war are stories of love, stories of loss and longing, stories of hope. …