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If you back a Kickstarter project that sells for $2 billion, do you deserve to get rich?

Oculus's backers could have had a 145x return on their donation. Here's why that never would have happened<p>The Oculus Rift virtual reality headset raised $2.4 million on Kickstarter, no strings attached. Those donors weren’t looking for a payout; they wanted to support something they believed in, …

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17 Fixes To Common Internet Problems We All Know And Hate

If you're reading this, it means some part of you enjoys surfing the Internet. Maybe you even enjoy spending an enormous percentage of your day doing it.<p>But are you doing it correctly? Is your web browsing as efficient, productive and fun as it could be? If you're unsure, and you should be, follow …

How video games can affect dreaming patterns

Heavy or "hardcore" gamers are more likely to experience lucid dreaming or be less disturbed by nightmares, according to a recent interview from The Verge with researcher Jayne Gackenbach.<p>Gackenbach, a psychologist at Grant MacEwan University in Canada, studies how gaming can impact dreaming. While …

Black Friday 2013: Your one-stop shop for video game deals

Thanksgiving is almost here which means, more importantly, that Black Friday is almost here! The annual shopping holiday returns, bringing with it a mountain of Hot Deals and Great Values. But how does one keep track of all the savings? By bookmarking this StoryStream, that's how. We'll keep adding …

Xbox Live Game Store Black Friday sales (update)

Xbox Live Game Store Black Friday sales, which will run from Nov. 26 to Dec. 2, feature a range of Xbox 360 titles discounted including <i>Tomb Raider</i> for $14.99, <i>Metro: Last Light</i> for $24.99, <i>Deadpool</i> for $29.99 and more, according to listings showing up on the Xbox marketplace.<p>Microsoft's Larry Hryb is …

Wal-Mart's pre-Black Friday gaming deals available now

Wal-Mart's pre-Black Friday gaming deals are now available at the retailer's website, offering discounts on hardware bundles and markdowns on new Xbox One and PlayStation 4 releases.<p>Check out all of the deals listed below and be sure to click through to check on availability, as some of the games …

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Wal-Mart, Best Buy, Target Black Friday game deals revealed

Retailers Wal-Mart, Best Buy, and Target have announced their spread of Black Friday gaming deals, joining GameStop and Toys R Us, which disclosed their promotions earlier. Hardware and software deals abound at all three retailers, though shoppers hunting for an Xbox One or PlayStation 4 should …

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Poverty Is Stamped Into DNA in Childhood — And Stays There

Poverty, it turns out, is etched in­to our DNA.<p>“For each de­crease of one year in par­ent­al home own­er­ship, the par­ti­cipants’ odds of …

6 Tricks For Getting Better Service At Starbucks

The barista, Josh Whittington, worked in several Southern California Starbucks locations for four years.<p>He initially posted his tips on the website Quora. We contacted Whittington and he agreed to share his tips with us.<p><b>Reduce your wait</b>. "If you're in line behind a group of teenagers, chances are, …

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13 Starbucks Hacks You Might Not Know

Cinnamon dolce oatmeal?? OK, I want that.

The Habits Of Supremely Happy People

Martin Seligman, the father of positive psychology, theorizes that while 60 percent of happiness is determined by our genetics and environment, the remaining 40 percent is up to us.<p>In his 2004 Ted Talk, Seligman describes three different kinds of happy lives: The pleasant life, in which you fill …