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This startup just raised $81 million to sell your used clothes

The startup then pivoted to swapping kid's clothing — after all, they outgrow it faster — and that got the attention of a few investors.<p>"When we launched in 2009, we were really the first company to try to tackle second hand. It was a crazy idea. Airbnb and all of these companies were using the …

Four future space technologies that will change the world in your lifetime

From ending natural disasters, to flying to Sydney in an hour, scientists are working on future technologies to solve some of humanity's biggest challenges<p>Imagine a world where severe storms, tornadoes, and flash flooding are no longer a threat to human life. Or a time when flying from London to …

Time Travel

This Interactive Timeline Explains Why Time Flies By as You Get Older

Did it seem like this year was shorter than the last? This interactive timeline explains how your brain’s perception of time might be changing more …

16 Truths Your Wedding Planner Will Never Tell You

Planning a wedding is hard. One professional planner lets you in on her secrets.<p>You're getting married! Congratulations! That's amazing. I'm sure you're going to be very happy together. But now it's time to plan. The whole process can feel like a series of progressively more obscure customs, …

Watch for These Top 5 Sky Events of 2015: Eclipses, Comets, and Planets

Lunar eclipses and the innermost planets will take center stage in the heavens.<p>Stay tuned, stargazers—the year ahead offers many heavenly delights, including a pair of lunar disappearing acts and a potentially surprising comet.<p>While scores of amazing astronomical phenomena are in the offing, here …

Astronomy

No more $90 PS4s, Walmart changes price-matching policy

In the wake of a series of online scams that included tricking Walmart into selling the PlayStation 4 for $90, the retailer changed their online price match policy.<p>Earlier this week, some customers began using fake listings on Amazon.com to purchase a $400 PlayStation 4 for less than $100 with the …

How a New York Couple Lives in 242 Square Feet

Think your home is cramped? This New York couple, featured on Curbed, lives together in an apartment that measures a mere 242 square feet. Here's how …

5 Scientifically Proven Ways to Be Happier at Work

Most people I meet assume that if anyone on the planet is happy at work, I am. Their assumption is easy to understand: I co-founded and run a company …

343 Industries On 'Halo: The Master Chief Collection:' 'You Deserve Better'

It would appear that there are two ways in which developers launch games with major online components these days. The sort that crash on launch day without much of a word beyond a “we hear you,” and the sort that come with a more elaborate mea culpa. The sort that actually work seem to be too few …

Scarlett Johansson Offered GHOST IN THE SHELL Lead Role

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Microsoft set to replace noisy Xbox One consoles

Microsoft says it will replace any recently bought Xbox One units that are emitting loud noises.<p>According to a report on CNET, there have been a large number of complaints to Microsoft in recent weeks, with some users saying their Xbox One consoles are too noisy. A spokesperson for Microsoft said …

Army's Hypersonic Missile Explodes During Testing

Another barrier for an uncertain weapon.<p>The art of the war is complicated, but the science of war is often just a matter of shooting something pain-inducing at the other guy faster and from further away. The Army’s Advanced Hypersonic Weapon program wants to do just that, by creating a missile that …

Military

White House Announces Program to Lower Military Mortgage Payments

The Obama Administration announced a new program Tuesday to make it easier for active-duty servicemen and servicewomen to afford homes. The White …

Newswire: The makers of Tekken are working on a Pokémon fighting game (for Japan)

Nintendo and Namco Bandai are teaming up to create a new and pretty different <i>Pokémon</i> game. It’s still all about pocket-monster-on-pocket-monster …

Marvel reveals release dates for five films, but no titles for now | Hero Complex – movies, comics, pop culture – Los Angeles Times

Peter Quill/Star-Lord (Chris Pratt) eyes an orb in "Guardians of the Galaxy." (Jay Maidment / Marvel)<p>Star-Lord/Peter Quill (Chris Pratt), left, Groot (voiced by Vin Diesel), Rocket Racoon (voiced by Bradley Cooper), Drax the Destroyer (Dave Bautista) and Gamora (Zoe Saldana) in "Guardians of the …

Marvel Universe

Police Pull Over U-Haul Truck for Running Red Light, Then Make Multi-Million Dollar Discovery Inside

California police say they discovered about $76 million in marijuana after pulling over a U-Haul truck who ran a red light Wednesday.<p>Police seized more than three tons of marijuana during a routine traffic stop. (Image source: Bakersfield Police Department via Bakersfield Californian)<p>According to …

2015 Mitsubishi Evo, 2017 Porsche Boxster, North America’s First LaFerrari: This Week’s Top Photos

Mitsubishi confirmed this week that the 2015 Lancer Evolution will be its last Evo. Mitsubishi is likely to launch a new sports car in the future, …

Black Friday

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Rescuing deer from pool, nope.

Sega Explains Sonic and Knuckles' New Look

Why is Sonic wearing a scarf? What's with all the bandages? When did Knuckles start working out? These questions and many more were on the lips of Sonic the Hedgehog fans worldwide when longtime game developer Sega unveiled Sonic Boom earlier this year. The announcement described Sonic Boom as …

Retrogaming

There’s A Penis Hidden In A Scene From ‘An American Tale: Fievel Goes West’

One of these days, someone is going to sit down and watch the entire Criterion Collection, or maybe just a few of the most beloved movies of all-time, and that person will examine each frame in order to discover some seriously depraved stuff hidden away in those classics. Years ago, movie editors …