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The freaky Pixar theory that could blow your mind

Walt Disney Company

KFC's brand strategy is luring me in with gadgets

There are two rules for eating fried chicken. Rule one: do not touch anything while eating fried chicken. Rule two: use those dang wet wipes! They're there for a reason. So KFC, a company that should know those two rules well, is now saying phooey to them and encouraging its customers to <i>play with</i> …

New Study Reveals the Least Acceptable Places to Use Your Phone

Pew research shows we're okay with it just about anywhere.<p>Most of us know that checking your phone in a theater is unacceptable, verging on the immoral. Now we have the data to back up that assertion. Today the Pew Research Center released its study on "Americans' Views on Mobile Etiquette," and it …

Research

Computers Can Predict Schizophrenia Based on How a Person Talks

A new study finds an algorithmic word analysis is flawless at determining whether a person will have a psychotic episode.<p>Although the language of thinking is deliberate—<i>let me think, I have to do some thinking</i>—the actual experience of having thoughts is often passive. Ideas pop up like dandelions; …

Neuroscience

How to get all the awesome extra sounds for GarageBand 10

If you dig creating fresh beats and smooth grooves on your Mac, you’ll likely love GarageBand. It’s a fantastic bit of musical creation kit for anyone, regardless of native ability or experience. You can use loops to make new songs, play your own music with MIDI keyboards–even make your own …

Minecraft Creator Purchased a Mansion in Beverly Hills for $70 Million

Markus “Notch” Persson, the man behind the popular Minecraft and Mojang which is now a part of Microsoft, has set a new record in the real estate …

How Steve Jobs Convinced Tim Cook To Work For Apple

During his one-on-one meeting with Jobs, Cook learned about the company's desire to enter the consumer space. Jobs also described a wonder computer Apple was working on but hadn't yet released, the iMac. The iMac was the first hit product Jobs launched when he returned as Apple's CEO in 1997. It's …

The best iPhone 6 leak yet: Here's a hands-on video using assembled parts

Short of showing off an actual iPhone 6, this is our best look yet at what Apple may be cooking up for next week.<p>Russian YouTuber Rozetked put together a variety of purported iPhone 6 parts. Rosetked ended up with something that doesn’t look far off from what is believed to be the final product. …

Destiny Launch Guide: 16 Facts to Get You Ready for the Game

If Bungie’s <i>Destiny</i> demos and beta are representative of the final game, then <i>Halo</i> may have spawned a new sub-genre. Call it “Halo-like.”<p>And <i>Destiny</i> …