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Yasiel Puig basically wins Dodgers game by himself

As much as a position player can win a team game by themselves, anyway.<p>Yasiel Puig originally came to the majors because injuries in the Dodgers' outfield forced him there. With the way he's hitting and fielding, though, he might never leave even when those injuries have healed. After 20 games, …

J. Cole Brings Out Meek Mill In Philadelphia

The Future of Movies: How Will Google Glass Change Filmmaking?

We're still months away from the consumer release of Google Glass, Google's spectacles-like mobile device that's the most anticipated gadget since …

Google Glass

New crowdfunding site gets YouTubers a regular paycheck

Jack Conte says he’s earning over $60,000 a year making music videos for his YouTube channel, and he wants to help other artists do the same. Launched in May, his crowdfunding platform Patreon aims to get YouTube personalities get paid for the things they make—great and small.<p>Unlike Kickstarter, …

Google Hangout

Apple iOS Is More Fragmented Than It Seems

Apple is very proud of the adoption rate for new versions of its iOS mobile operating system. Tim Cook pointed out that 93 percent of all iOS devices are using the most current version, and now Apple has published a chart illustrating how fragmented–or not, really–iOS is. The problem is that there …

Nvidia trims price of Shield gaming device to $299

Gamers eyeing Nvidia's Shield will be able to buy the device on June 27 to the tune of only $299.<p>Officially unveiling the date and the price drop via a blog on Thursday, Nvidia explained why it cut the cost from $349.<p>We've heard from thousands of gamers that if the price was $299, we'd have a home …

Nvidia

A ‘Tiny Planet’ Photo Shot from the Top of the World’s Tallest Building

Remember that amazing 360-degree panorama captured from the top of the Burj Khalifa that we shared back in January? Photographer Gerald Donovan …

Beautiful Games: drag-racing fever

Impossible Instant Lab Shipping August 29th for $299

When The Impossible Project announced its Impossible Instant Lab back in September 2012, it turned to Kickstarter to raise $250,000 to fund the …

18 Adorable Pictures of Otters

Otters can be described in one word. Adorable. River otters are sleek, and sea otters are fuzzy, but they both just shout ‘come and cuddle me’. At …

Church wants $24.5 million from Atlanta Falcons for new stadium site

Two historic Atlanta churches find themselves with quite a bit of real estate bargaining power. They occupy land the ambitious local NFL franchise wants.<p>The biggest issue facing the Atlanta Falcons' eye-popping new football stadium: whether to build it just north of the current Georgia Dome, which …

No discipline for Bernard Pollard

It appears the NFL will not discipline Tennessee Titans safety Bernard Pollard for comments he made in which he described his motivation to "kill," …

Backpacks banned from Heat parade

MIAMI -- The Heat will have their championship parade Monday, and city officials say fans will not be allowed to carry backpacks.<p>An estimated 400,000 …

NBA Finals Game 7 Draws 2nd Largest TV Audience in 15 Years

LeBron James may be one of the more polarizing figures in all of professional sports, but a ton of people sure tuned in to watch the Miami Heat forward win his second NBA championship.<p>According to a report from Sports Media Watch, ABC's affiliate ratings for Thursday night's Game 7 of the 2013 NBA …

Basketball

Women's Arena Football League Adds New Dimension to Expanding Female Game

With the introduction of the Women’s Arena Football League, a new opportunity presents itself for women to compete on the gridiron. Anthony Bartley is the commissioner for the ambitious league, which was supposed to launch on June 22 (postponed to June 29) with four franchises based in the southern …

Tampa Bay

Clippers rumors: Chris Paul upset over Doc Rivers debacle

The Clippers continue looking for a new coach while their free agent point guard watches every move.<p>The Los Angeles Clippers were unable to close a deal the NBA would approve to bring in Doc Rivers as their head coach and free agent guard Chris Paul isn't happy about how the situation played out, …

Tyson Gay & Usain Bolt win World Championships trials

<b>Tyson Gay eclipsed Justin Gatlin and clocked the fastest 100m of the year to win the US World Championships trials.</b><p>The 30-year-old 2007 world champion ran 9.75 seconds, matching his wind-assisted semi-final time in Iowa, to equal the 10th fastest 100m in history.<p>Gatlin, who beat double Olympic …

LeBron’s Quest for Immortality

With a title in hand, the next step for King James is to secure his legacy<p>At the relatively tender age of 28, he stands alone on the mountaintop, …