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Facebook touts $199 Oculus Go VR headset in mainstream push

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg at the Oculus developer conference in San Jose.<p>San Francisco -Facebook has unveiled a cheaper virtual-reality headset that …

So… You Want to Build a Tiny House?

So… if you want to learn how to build a tiny house, you should really take a hands-on workshop. Books and videos are great, but when you get your …

Tiny House Movement

How To Design a Tiny House with Pen & Paper

This video shows how I’d currently tackle designing a tiny house with pen & paper. Normally I draw houses using SketchUp Pro, a 3D drawing program …

Printing

Top six tiny houses that captured our hearts in 2017

STUFF<p>2017 could well have been the year of the tiny house.<p>With the tiny house movement accelerating, there has been a wealth of new ones to look over …

Sea Level

Off-Grid Tiny House on Wheels with Land in Pahoa, Hawaii (For Sale): 165 Sq. Ft. THOW on .17 Acre Lot

This is an off-grid tiny house on wheels with land in Pahoa, Hawaii that’s for sale in Kalapana Seaview Estates. It sits on a .17 acre lot with an …

Tiny House Movement

That’s No Moon — It’s an Alien Observatory Created to Keep an Eye on Us!

Previous expeditions to the Moon have brought back considerable amount of information, but our planet’s natural satellite still remains mostly a …

Waiting for the Bomb to Drop

There are sounds, for those who can hear them, of the preliminary and muffled drumbeats of war.<p>The decision to move the American embassy to Jerusalem makes a war in Korea more likely. Not because there is any direct connection between the two, nor because it was a bad idea, recognizing as it did …

Observercade, Portable MAME System Of The Future.

[GarageMonkeySan] wrote in to tell us about his latest project. It’s a MAME arcade emulator, but not just any MAME arcade emulator, it is housed in a …

How to Build a Raspberry Pi Retro Game Console

Since its release, the $35 Raspberry Pi mini-computer has been hailed as the perfect all-in-one retro game console. Now, it’s easier to do than ever, …

RetroPie

RetroPie 4.4 is out, bringing with it Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ support via our new Raspbian Stretch based images. Raspbian Jessie is no longer …

Raspberry Pi

Are electric bikes really cycling?

In professional cycling it’s called ‘mechanical doping’ – with cutting edge electrical or magnetic motors as small as phone batteries hidden in bike …

Microsoft's Mixed Reality Plans Go Far Beyond HoloLens

Through OEM partnerships and augmented reality APIs, Microsoft is building a software and device ecosystem around the Windows Mixed Reality platform, …

Democracy is dying around the world—and the West has only itself to blame

Unless we act fast, the world may have already reached “peak democracy.”<p>After World War II, there were only a few lonely democracies scattered across the West. This began to change dramatically in the 1980s, when most of Latin America joined that exclusive club. But most crucially, in the 1990s, …

Political Science

Adafruit's Arcade Bonnet Simplifies Making Your Own Raspberry Pi Arcade Machine

It seems like everyone aspires to make their own little retro game console with a Raspberry Pi, but one of the hurdles in doing so is wiring up your …

Stunning LIVE Intel on Antarctic Atlantis and Ascension 'Event'

Tonight, David takes the live stage for the third time this weekend to reveal stunning new intel. We may soon learn Atlantis was real and the "sunken …

Bernie Sanders

Mexican government says Trump never threatened to send troops to Mexico

The Mexican government on Wednesday vehemently denied reports that President Trump threatened to send American soldiers into Mexico during a phone call with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto.<p>Such a threat "did not happen during that call," said a government statement released on Twitter …

Mexico

Chinese New Year: workers travel home for the final time, as China's big cities no long offer economic prosperity

After giving up on transforming his fortunes in one of China’s modern cities, Zhang Zhihao has returned for good to the grimy, rural village he calls home for this week’s Lunar New Year.<p>He is among thousands leaving the country's major cities for the final time, as a slowing economy leaves little …

China

Trump gives National Security Council seat to ex-Breitbart chief Steve Bannon

President Donald Trump granted controversial adviser Steve Bannon a regular seat at meetings of the National Security Council on Saturday, in a presidential memorandum that brought the former Breitbart publisher into some of the most sensitive meetings at the highest levels of government.<p>Trump and …

Donald Trump

NASA's Super Bowl Branding Play Jumpstarts a Vicious Cycle

Scientists are crap at marketing. Let's keep it that way.<p>Just outside Houston’s NRG Stadium, where Super Bowl LI will kick off under the watchful eye …

Trump signs executive actions on lobbying, ISIS, NSC

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump signed three executive actions Saturday, imposing a five-year lobbying ban for administration officials, reorganizing the National Security Council's structure and calling for a plan to be delivered to him within 30 days on how to defeat ISIS.<p>Trump signed …

Donald Trump

A whirlwind week: Trump's first 14 official presidential actions

The president has announced actions in a range of policy areas – even before appointing key officials in federal agencies charged with implementing them<p>Donald Trump took 14 official presidential actions in his first week in office. While the actions do not have the force of law, they do represent …

Immigration

Our rotten world: New data shows 85% of humans live under a corrupt government

According to the data, despite the illusion of elected government in half the world's countries, democracy is losing.<p>Only two countries scored 90 out …

Amazon wants FCC approval to test mysterious wireless communications system

A cryptic filing with the Federal Communications Commission reveals a plan by Amazon to test a new wireless communications system at its downtown …

Amazon seeks to run wireless tests in Washington state

According to documents unearthed by Business Insider, Amazon Corporate has sought permission from the FCC to run tests of wireless technology prototypes in and around one of its facilities in Seattle, and outdoors in Kennewick, Washington, for unspecified purposes. The person who filed the request …

Drone crashed into Seattle’s Space Needle on New Year’s Eve

Video shows drone diving full-speed at topmost platform, full of NYE pyrotechnics.<p>Video footage confirms that a drone aircraft flew directly at and …

Drones

Confessions Of A Fake News Reporter

“A lie can travel half way around the world while truth is still putting on its shoes.” ~ Mark Twain<p><b>I write for those so-called “fake news” websites.</b> …

Journalism

Thomas Rawls' Resurgence Gives Seahawks Familiar Feel of Playoff Juggernaut

It all seemed routine Saturday night. It seemed like suddenly the Seattle Seahawks' well-worn January football machine whirred to life.<p>Nothing that happened as a team in the weeks before their 26-6 Wild Card Weekend trouncing of the Detroit Lions mattered.<p>What happened?<p>The Seahawks had alternated …

Football (U.S.)

Can a resurgent running game pave the Seahawks' way to Super Bowl?

The Seattle Seahawks are back in the divisional round for the fifth consecutive season. It'll be their first foray without Marshawn Lynch, but, as …

NFL

Trump to get briefing, Intel report says US identifies go-betweens who gave emails to WikiLeaks

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> US intelligence has identified the go-betweens the Russians used to provide stolen emails to WikiLeaks, according to US officials familiar with the classified intelligence report that was presented to President Barack Obama on Thursday.<p>President-elect Donald Trump is scheduled to …

Donald Trump