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PSA: If you got a drone for Christmas, it probably needs to be registered with the FAA

Over the holidays, many of us got our hands on a drone. If you haven’t flown it yet, there’s something you <i>may</i> have to do before you venture outside today.<p>Any drone over 0.55 pounds (and up to 55 pounds, including the camera) must be registered with the FAA. Tiny drones — those that fit in the palm …

'Pokken Tournament' Wii U controller coming to US after all

When the <i>Pokken Tournament</i> Wii U controller from Hori surfaced earlier this month our excitement was quickly subdued when Japan seemed like the only place you'd be able to buy it when in launched in March. Well it's time to get excited again because it's going to available to a much wider audience …

How a Five-Person Team Exposed VW

<i>The staff of Fortune recently assembled the best business moments of 2015. Here’s one of our picks.</i><p>Surely Volkswagen (VLKAY) feared the competition. …

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How that infamous bear-attack scene in 'The Revenant' was made, and other secrets of the movie revealed

That's where legendary production designer Jack Fisk comes in. He's best known for the beautifully designed period settings in movies like "The Thin Red Line," " The New World," and "There Will Be Blood" over his three-decade career.<p>Here, Fisk reveals some of the secrets behind the making of "The …

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A big change could be about to come to the housing market

The potential ramifications of the policy move are far-reaching and span various American industries, from automakers to homebuilders to investment banks.<p>But those impacts may be disparate.<p>Typically, rising interest rates make for a more difficult borrowing environment. That has the potential to …

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