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Google Home vs Amazon Echo vs Microsoft Home Hub: Which AI will rule your smart home?

The smart home battle is about to get intense with Microsoft's participation.<p>Smart home products are becoming huge, with new players joining the …

9 must-have tech gadgets under $100

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>More annoying is that accessories and gadgets vary in price substantially, so it can be difficult to decide whether the step-up to the …

The Best Way To Buy A Car? Game Theory. That’s Right — Science.

My father does this routinely when purchasing a new vehicle, and I knew that it worked — but it never occurred to me that it’s related to game theory.<p>…

Brainwashed by the cult of the super-rich | Priyamvada Gopal

Followers, in thrall to Harrods and Downton Abbey, repeat the mantra that the greed of a few means prosperity for all<p>Last week, Tory MP Esther McVey, Iain Duncan Smith's deputy, insisted it was "right" that half a million Britons be dependent on food banks in "tough times". Around the same time, …

The ending to The Last of Us was simply magnificent. After the way Telltale€™s The Walking Dead series pulled at the heartstrings last year, I knew …

Breaking Bad: bloopers and outtakes – video

It's Mr White as you've never seen him before. This gag reel, one of the extras on the complete Breaking Bad box set, offers the unnerving experience of seeing Walt, Hank, Jesse and Badger fooling around, forgetting their lines and <i>dancing</i>. What would Heisenberg think?<p>• Breaking Bad: The Complete …

​Buggy Game Pulled From Steam, Funny Videos Remain

Yes, the following videos are from a game that is (or, was) available for purchase. Specifically, from <i>Ashes Cricket 2013</i>, which was released in a sad …

Technology

Why I hate being a black man

Every time I sit on a crowded street car, bus, or subway train in Toronto, I know I will have an empty seat next to me. It's like a broken record. Sometimes I don't mind having the extra space, but other times I feel awkward, uncomfortable, and annoyed.<p>I know I have good hygiene, I dress …

Crunching The Numbers: Should You Buy An AMD R9 290X Or Nvidia GTX 780?

Last night I began the draft for a glowing review of AMD’s new Radeon R9 290x graphics card. This morning Nvidia completely changed the game — and subsequently my ultimate recommendation — with an aggressive price drop on their GTX 780 and GTX 770 cards.<p>So instead of a traditional “review,” I’m …

51 Genius Quotes That Prove George Carlin Was A Modern Philosopher

In many ways, the comedian has the ability to be the philosopher of our era, a social critic and theorist whose words have the ability to shape …

35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

Kevo lock up for pre-order tomorrow, starts shipping in September

Amongst the seemingly endless stream of companies looking to replace your house keys, Kwikset and UniKey's Kevo system certainly seems one of the more promising options. When we had a chance to fiddle around with the device back in May, the companies didn't have much to say in terms of release …