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Rap Genius Raises $40M Led By Dan Gilbert, Changes Named To Genius, Launches Embeddable Annotations

Rap Genius made three big moves today to further its goal to annotate the world. The founders tell me it’s raised a $40 million Series B led by Dan Gilbert and joined by previous investor Andreessen Horowitz at a valuation under $1 billion. It also changed its name to Genius.com and is launching …

Tutorial Shows You How to Quickly Create Beautiful Time Stack Composites

In November of 2012, we posted an article featuring impressionist-inspired photographs by photographer Matt Molloy that were created using a method …

Trick Photography eBook and Video Course

1<p>An eBook Like No Other!<p>It comes with <i>295 pages of instruction</i>, <i>9 hours of how-to video tutorials</i>, and contains over <i>300 creative photographs</i> created by …

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On-Demand Delivery Startup Postmates Launches In Chicago, Its Fifth Market

Postmates has spent the past few years offering delivery of lunch and other goodies in San Francisco and other markets. Now the company, which provides can get damn near anything couriered to your door in less than an hour, will be rolling out in Chicago.<p>The Windy City will represent Postmates’ …

This is the week virtual reality goes wide

After attending the first day of the annual Game Developers Conference, the only games I played were in virtual reality. In the following four days, <i>many</i>, <i>many</i> more VR experiences will happen. Some will be good, some will be great, some will be not-so-great. One thing's for sure: when this week's …

Poshmark Partners With The USPS To Create A Custom, Flat Rate Shipping Label

Poshmark, the mobile marketplace that lets women swap and sell items out of their own closets, is announcing a big partnership with the United States Postal Service. This marks one of the first times the USPS has worked with a mobile commerce startup to create a custom shipping label.<p>Similar to the …

Apple retires iPad 2, brings back iPad 4

<b>As well as adding a lower-capacity iPhone 5c to its range, Apple today has also replaced the aging iPad 2 with the iPad 4 as the base model in its</b> …

Self-driving cars are coming soon and will revolutionize cities and society

Advertisement<p>12 Comments<p>Credit: Steve Jurvetson<p>Designer and engineer Bran Ferren says autonomous vehicles will fundamentally change how cities are …

25% of Americans Leave the House Without Wearing This Essential Garment. Do You?

Have you ever gone commando? If you have, you're not alone. Did you know that a whopping 25 percent of Americans leave the house without wearing underwear?<p>There's an interesting story in <i>The Motley Fool</i> today about trends that could change the American underwear market forever—but one stat from the …

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10 Google Hacks To Find What You Need Faster

<i>Update: This post was originally published on March 18, 2014.</i><p>Google knows all. It can rattle off the list of celebrities who trekked through the snow …

The New E-Commerce Site You Need To Shop Today

You love shopping, consider it a sport, and, quite frankly, would be perfectly okay perusing racks and online stores all day long if you could get …

How To Be An Ethical Shopper And Look Good Doing It

Let’s be honest, fashion makes the world go round. In a society obsessed with appearances, the fashionably inclined are constantly cooking up new ways to upgrade their looks and showcase their fabulosity. But, for the socially conscious fashionista, keeping up with the latest trends is no small …

Solange: The Cool Girl On The Block

From little sister to full-blown star, Solange Knowles is a woman on the rise. Plus, see her colorful fashion shoot here.<p>According to Solange Knowles's Instagram, her life in New Orleans is full of powdery beignets and leisurely rambles through the French Quarter on her custom-made neon-rimmed …

Music

The Secret Behind Beyoncé's Shoes

Imagine being the person responsible for getting Beyoncé ready for a red carpet event or world tour. How would you handle the pressure? What would you put her in? What would you talk about? Joke about? I mean, what is it like to stand next to a QUEEN on a regular basis?<p>That's how Ty Hunter goes …

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Sunshine powers Uganda's school computers

<b>Turning on a computer shouldn't be that difficult. Except if you don't have any power supply.</b><p>Most rural schools in Uganda don't have mains electricity or any other reliable power, leaving them cut off from learning about modern technology.<p>So while the education world is awash with talk about …

Sony Takes on Oculus Rift With 'Project Morpheus' VR Headset

Sony announced a new virtual reality headset at the Game Development Conference in San Francisco on Tuesday, putting it in direct competition with crowdsourced favorite Oculus Rift. The sleek, futuristic device is known for now as "Project Morpheus."<p>The company unveiled the device, still in …

Can Nike Buy Its Way to the Final Four?

In the big business of college basketball, one question is paramount: Will Nike blow it again?<p>Last year's NCAA tournament saw Adidas maneuver through …