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Top 20 Tiny Home Designs and their Costs - Smart Green Living Ideas

If you don’t want or can’t afford a brand spanking new, five bedroom home that occupies 4,000 sq. ft., don’t despair! 😉 There’s still a chance for …

Home Improvement

French Billionaire Opens Free Coding University '42' In Silicon Valley

French technology entrepreneur and billionaire Xavier Niel (#129 in 2016 and #7 in France with a net worth of $8 billion) is investing $100 million of his own money to bring his Paris-based ’42′ coding school to Silicon Valley.<p>The name ’42′ is a nod to Douglas Adams’ science-fiction series <i>The</i> …

High School

20 Weird Hip-Hop Videos That Will Freak You Out - XXL

Video killed the radio star; truer words were never spoken. Music videos were once exclusively a big budget affair, but the rise in affordable …

10 Most Important Tools For Online Music Marketing

___________________________________<p><i>Guest post by Joy Ike from The Bandzoogle Blog</i><p>I don’t doubt that you’ve probably heard of every single item on …

This Mashup of "Uptown Funk" and the Ying Yang Twins' "Wait (Whisper Song)" Will Unite Generations

Wait til you see my funk.<p>Vine legend Electrolemon has been posting strange videos all afternoon for April Fools Day where he does mundane activities while insane mashups of Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars' "Uptown Funk" play in the background, but one of them in particular stands out. The latest finds …

Fired female Nintendo employee targeted by Gamergate hits back

Alison Rapp, the former product marketing specialist at Nintendo who was let go on Wednesday for holding a second job, has responded to the company's …

Meet The Architect Who Is Radically Rethinking How We Age

Matthias Hollwich wants to upend the way we think about getting old, starting with the design of our homes and cities.<p>Matthias Hollwich, the 44-year-old partner of the New York-based architecture firm HWKN, considers himself old. Technically, he’s right.<p>The architect–whose projects with partner …

Company Invents Gun That Folds Up to Look Like a Cellphone

A Minnesota company has invented a handgun that folds up to look just like a smartphone.<p>The .380-caliber pistol, called Ideal Conceal, will be available later this year and "will be virtually undetectable because it hides in plain sight," Ideal Conceal says on its website.<p>In locked position, the …

The Division: Best Build For A Solo Character

Some folks don’t like other people. If that’s you, you probably intend to play The Division without a group of close pals or a bunch of random …

PC Gaming

Scott Kelly answers your questions about life in space, Mars mission

<b>(CNN) —</b> Astronaut Scott Kelly has been back on Earth for about three weeks since completing his groundbreaking year in space and he's still adjusting to the sensation of having solid ground beneath his feet.<p>"The most overwhelming part of it is gravity itself and I still haven't gotten over it …

Space Science

Killer Mike: Free speech -- unless it's rap?

<b>(CNN) —</b> If your child attended a school where male athletic coaches were accused of sexually harassing female students, would you want school administrators to investigate the allegations or punish the young man who made them public?<p>In an important case now before the U.S. Supreme Court -- Bell v. …

Rap & Hip-Hop

All Of Adam Sandler’s Movies Might Be Connected And This Video Proves It

Created by Shawn Kohne, a Youtuber who also goes by The Uniballer, “The Sandlerverse” is a bonkers conspiracy theory that is deeply researched and …

The “Star Wars” kids aren’t alright: The movie gets millennials right — our fight isn’t with “The Man,” but with each other

<b>(Lucasfilm)</b><p>In the earlier “Star Wars” movies, the war was between evil old men and young rebels — now, it’s peer against peer<p>Arthur Chu<p>January 29, 2016 11:08pm (UTC)<p>A lot has already been written about “Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens” and its meteoric ascent into the pop-culture canon …

Star Wars

Video reveals the surprising ways Adam Sandler’s movies are all connected

Not long ago, Quentin Tarantino confirmed what many believed to be true for years: His movies are all connected and they all take place within the …

‘I Touch Myself’: An Intimate History Of Songs About Masturbation

It was 25 years ago that Australia’s Divinyls released their tongue-in-cheek classic single “I Touch Myself,” one of the most famous and least subtle songs about self-love. It’s been used countless times in media and played even more behind the locked doors of many a listener. We owe so much to …

What science says about the average penis size

The truth about penis size and some common myths debunked<p>Much research has been dedicated to finding out all things penis-size related. Here are some …

How the Illuminati Stole the Mind, Soul, and Body of Hip-Hop

The true story of how an 18th-century secret society came to dominate today’s music industry (allegedly).<p>Have you noticed how a lot of musicians have …

This theory about who Rey's parents are in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' makes perfect sense

And since Star Wars is going to unveil two more sequels, the latest film left a lot of unanswered questions for cinemagoers in order to keep a juicy story arc going for the next couple of movies.<p>The biggest question being asked? Who are Rey's parents?<p><b>***The rest of this article contains major</b> …

Star Wars

5 Different Basketball Moves - Sedale Threatt Jr in UNGUARDABLE

How to grocery shop for one person

<i>Correction: An earlier version of this article incorrectly noted the source for how much Americans spend on uneaten food. The version below has been corrected.</i><p>A few months ago, my friend Lev asked me for a basic grocery list he could refer to when he made his weekly or biweekly trip to his …

How Did Gaming Culture Get So Ugly?

A look at some new research based on all that Gamergate has wrought.<p>Since their invention, video games have been a source of deep and widespread fear and loathing. Politicians and columnists regularly blame video games, like rap music and comics before them, for violence in the world. In 2014, the …

The 'P***y Bow' Is The Feminist Answer To Business Casual

It's feminist action disguised as a fashion accessory.<p>Earlier this month, Pantone announced its highly awaited choice for the official color of 2016. In an unusual turn of events, it actually announced two: Rose Quartz and Serenity, as Pantone calls them. (Also known to color plebes as pink and …

Super Senso developer wants to create the Hearthstone of turn-based strategy games

Bringing Advance Wars to the mass market<p>When it comes to esports experiences, the mobile game market mostly comes down to two types of games: card battlers and, increasingly, multiplayer online battle arena titles. In the former genre, Blizzard Entertainment blew everything out of the water with</i> …

Scientists confirm: Ending your text messages with a full stop is heartless

Research finds that a full stop is seen as shutting down a conversation. Here are some other points of scientifically-validated text etiquette.<p>Everyone knows that ending text messages with a full stop is unnecessarily harsh. And research now confirms it.<p>Psychologists at the University of Binghamton …

20 Pokemon Cosplays That Are Totally Badass

1. Armored Umbreon "Unit 197" by spiritrising7<p>2. Leafeon Warrior by MiuMoonlight Cosplay<p>photo credit: <i>cuerography</i><p>3. Gyrados Samurai by Q Mandolin<p>4. …

Pokémon

This iOS and Android Pokemon clone is almost too impressive to be a knock-off

Subscribe to AppSpy on<p>We've seen clones before, but nothing like this. A free to play RPG for iOS and Android features assets and characters lifted …

Scientists just discovered a key reason why 'jerks' often succeed at work

Most notably, the late Steve Jobs led Apple to become one of the most successful companies in the world, despite being known as someone who shouted and cursed at employees and made derogatory remarks about their work.<p>You might assume that these relatively unlikable people are successful because …

Psychology

Kinect Now Lets You Try on Clothes at Home

A new Xbox One app called The Mall lets users virtually try on clothes at home with Kinect. The app is available for free on Xbox One right now (via Engadget), and you can watch a preview below to see how it works from Windows Central. Basically, you stand in front of the Kinect camera and it fits …

Kinect