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Former Facebook executive has sworn off social media because he doesn’t want to be “programmed”

While Facebook’s business is booming and the company continues to expand its tentacles to every corner of the internet, its early employees and investors are growing more and more vocal about the damage it has wrought among its users.<p>Former Facebook vice president of user growth Chamath …

Chamath Palihapitiya

The new amazing video from OK Go features lots and lots of printers

As well-known for their videos as their music (if not more), the quartet known as OK Go has delivered some visually impressive music videos over the …

Amazing

Where You Can Legally Smoke Weed in the USA, Mapped

Earlier this week, we published an article on how a pop-up weed dinner is coming to a city where, technically, it's illegal to consume or sell weed …

Cannabis

The Jolt is a $500 electric bike for the masses

Electric bikes range in price but the best ones come in just north of $1,000. Now, however, you can own a foldable electric bike with a 50 mile range for less than $500.<p>The Jolt ebike, created by a guy named John Madden, is selling now at an early bird price of $499. That’s a quarter of the final …

Astronauts film a fidget spinner trick video on the ISS

Beat this, teens<p>I could bore you with loads of pretense about viral internet trends, but I’ve already wasted enough time in this lede sentence without telling you that astronauts aboard the International Space Station just dropped <i>a fidget spinner trick video filmed in zero gravity</i>.<p>The video, which …

Jupiter 10 Launches with its First Collection of Modernist Wallcoverings

Design brand Jupiter 10 was recently founded by Bruno Basso and Christopher Brooke, who both spent over 10 years in the fashion industry laying the …

Ex-Apple designer & former Twitter engineer launch Halide, a premium iPhone camera app

An ex-Apple designer and former Twitter engineer have teamed up for a new take on iPhone photography, with today’s launch of their iOS camera app called Halide. The idea is to offer a variety of high-end tools for taking quality photographs, but packaged in a way where accessing those controls via …

Assault Weapons Not Protected by Second Amendment, Federal Appeals Court Rules

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Maryland's ban on 45 kinds of assault weapons and its 10-round limit on gun magazines were upheld Tuesday by a federal appeals court in a decision that met with a strongly worded dissent.<p>In a 10-4 ruling, the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Virginia, said the guns …

Guns

MV House Modern Home in Mill Valley, California by Chris Deam

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California
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Ikea’s sleek new bike is now available for $500

Perfectly low-key<p>Are bikes made by furniture companies the next big thing? Seeing how there’s a turning tide toward more and safer biking in cities around the world, it certainly would make sense.<p>Yesterday, we learned that minimalist furniture brand Blu Dot has started selling an equally …

Furniture

Here Is the Age You're Officially Too Old to Shop at Ikea

A new study conducted by Earnest looked at the spending data from 43,000 people and discovered some interesting insights into how people's home decor and spending habits change over time — specifically when it comes to shopping at that ultimate of affordable home stores: Ikea. Check out the biggest …

Ikea Starts Selling Solar Panels In The UK

Bloomberg via Getty Images<p>Ikea has entered the world of renewable energy by selling solar panels in the UK<p>To begin with customers will be able to …