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The man who transformed Nintendo, Hiroshi Yamauchi, has died at 85

Hiroshi Yamauchi, the man who transformed Nintendo into a videogame giant, has died at 85. A Nintendo spokesman tells <i>BBC News</i> that the company is today mourning the "loss of the former Nintendo president Mr Hiroshi Yamauchi, who sadly passed away this morning."<p>When Yamauchi became president of …

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Give Your Singing Tone Control with the VE-5 - Roland U.S. Blog

Your Sound Independent of the Mix Engineer<p>BOSS VE-5 Vocal Performer<p>For singers, the question is: how do I get my sound the way I want it and under my …

Kendrick Lamar Reveals His Favorite 'Control' Response - Rap-Up

Kendrick Lamar is finally breaking his silence about his explosive verse on Big Sean’s “Control.” Following his interview with Power 106, the “Poetic …

Swizzymack NYC Jeffree's Showcase Mixtape

THE REALNESS:New York Rap... Done

VIBE

#FactsOnly: Chubb Rock dropped out of medical school (at Brown University!) to pursue a rap career.

11 Rappers Accused Of Using Ghostwriters http://bit.ly/174h6AA

A$AP Ferg talks "Trap Lord", Rihanna Rumors, Kendrick & More!!

Drake Might've Teased The Title And Release Date For His New Album

Hip-Hop<p>The ultimate source for all the latest hip-hop music news updates and everything hip-hop culture.<p>Music<p>1985 'til Infinity<p>Celebrity<p>Yeezy is no …

Rapper Papoose took a shot at Kendrick Lamar this week following the rapper's epic verse on Big Sean's track "Control." VIBE takes a look at how Papoose's diss still shows hip-hop has some growing up to do. Read more: http://bit.ly/14K5FZT

THE REALNESS: Kendrick's Coronation

Rosenberg argues with Papoose about Pap's Kendrick Diss

Nas talks with Miss Info about Kendrick Lamars control verse

Charlamagne: Hip Hop's Having Another Golden Era

Will food be more sustainable in a decade's time?

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Firefox OS for the world! ZTE to sell $80 Open smartphone through eBay

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>Have you been jonesing for a chance to play with Mozilla’s Firefox OS smartphone operating system, but you don’t live in one …

Google Play hits the books in time for fall semester

College students could save money by renting or buying digital textbooks through Google Play store.<p>Students often spend thousands of dollars on textbooks throughout their college years, but a new feature on Google Play may change that.<p>On the Android Official Blog, Google announced an additional …

Google Play

Freelander PX2 review - quad core, 3G, 7 inch tablet

There are plenty of seven inch tablets on the market and all the big Android manufacturers have an offering including Samsung, Google, Asus and of course Amazon. However with the new Nexus 7 costing $229 an up, there is room for something cheaper. The Freelander PX2 is a seven inch Chinese designed …

Gear & Gadgets

Cox Cable launches personalized Contour experience with iPad app, 2TB 6 tuner DVR

Cox Cable is the latest pay-TV company to relaunch its viewing experience, putting features formerly branded as Trio and Cox TV Connect under the new Contour umbrella. Contour is the new name of its guide for TV and accompanying iPad app, all focused on creating a personalized experience for each …

Xbox One's Game DVR, TV guide and NFL streaming inoperable without Xbox Live Gold

Microsoft's Xbox One won't allow users without Xbox Live Gold subscriptions to access its Game DVR, touted as one of the game console's most important features. The console also won't allow access to services like Skype, One Guide (the TV guide-esque software built in) and a variety of other …

The Connected Car: Welcome to the Next Computing Environment

Since the launch of General Motors’ OnStar service in 1996, vehicles with embedded cellular connections have become part of the connected world — an …

Internet of Things

Many new Xbox One features will require $60-a-year Live subscription

Even if the new $499 Xbox One delivers "thousands of dollars of value" this holiday season, you'll need to pay $60 a year to make the most of them. Today, Microsoft confirmed that you'll need a $59.99 Xbox Live Gold subscription to access some of the most highly touted online features of the new …

TiVo Series 5 'Roamio Pro' and 'Roamio Plus' DVRs pop up in FCC filings

It has been more than three years since TiVo's Premiere platform launched, but it appears the company is finally readying a successor. A pair of FCC filings referring to new TGN-TCD8465 shown above) and TGN-TCD8400 (after the break) models have appeared, revealing a couple of design pictures and …

3D Printing Hits The Fashion World

The word “printing” probably conjures up images of 8.5 x 11 paper jammed in a malfunctioning machine. But not for long. As 3D printing becomes more mainstream, its applications are broadening.<p>Architects and scientists have been using 3-D printing to create models for decades, but it’s beginning to …

Netflix SuperHD, 3D streaming options pop up on Comcast, Verizon (update: gone)

Ever since Netflix introduced its SuperHD streaming with higher quality 1080p video and 3D support at CES in January, it's been restricted to only ISPs participating in its OpenConnect CDN program. Tonight, either there's some kind of glitch or that participation has been expanded, because users …

LG G2 smartphone will have buttons on the back

LG has placed the buttons on its new G2 smartphone on the back of the handset, which the manufacturer says will make the device easier to use.<p>The LG G2, which was unveiled on Wednesday in New York, will be the first smartphone handset to come without side buttons.<p>The concept came from research …

Mobile Technology

Here's what Samsung's iWatch rival could look like

This is what the Samsung Galaxy Gear could look like. The mock-up above shows what we could expect from the hotly-anticipated smart watch that talks …

Mockups

Pulselocker Relaunches its 'Spotify for DJs' Service on the Web

Pulselocker, the music subscription and streaming service aimed at DJs that was previously available as a desktop app, has today relaunched as a new Web-based offering.<p>As before, the service allows subscribers to stream from a catalog of 4 million tracks (soon to be expanded to 8 million via a deal …