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Her Granddad Founded Westboro Baptist. She Finally Found Courage to Leave When a Stranger Tweeted Her...

Most every family passes on a tradition or belief — whether it's embarrassing, antiquated, or welcomed — to their offspring. For some, it's the …

How to run Particle on Raspberry Pi

<b>Use the most popular single-board computer with the most popular IoT tools.</b><p>In October of 2016 Particle announced that they would add support for …

The Always Up-to-Date Guide to Building a Hackintosh (macOS Sierra)

Building a hackintosh—that is, installing macOS on non-Apple hardware—used to require extremely restricted hardware choices and quite a bit of …

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Mad Genius' Motion Capture System brings Sony's break-apart controller idea to life, and then some

Remember that break-apart DualShock 3 idea for motion control Sony had five years ago? A new company named Mad Genius Controllers has surfaced with a working prototype that shows such a contraption working in spades. The setup uses a splittable controller and a processing unit to enable seamless …

The Week In Numbers: The Brightest Explosion Ever, A Ticket To The Moon, And More

<b>3.6 billion light-years</b>: the distance from Earth of a recently observed gamma-ray burst, the brightest explosion NASA scientists have ever seen<p><b>$25,000</b>: the fine internet providers face per day if they refuse to spy for the FBI<p><b>200 horsepower</b>: the oomph in the turbodiesel engine of this …

The Onion, Yahoo

In case you missed anything, here’s a quick weekend roundup of the news that powered <b>AllThingsD</b> this week:<p>Wondering just how much your new S4 costs? …

Top 10 Computer Tricks Every Geek Should Know

We’ve talked before about the things every computer user should know how to do, but we geeks are special: we want to go above and beyond, to explore …