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Watch Ryu destroy a car in Turkish insurance commercial

It's a good idea to have your car insured, because you never know what might happen to it — what if it appeared in the background of a Street Fighter stage and got destroyed?<p>That's what happens in this commercial for Anadolu Sigorta, an insurance company in Turkey. Turn on the English closed …

University plans to use games to draw girls into math, science

Northeastern University in Seattle, Wash., is attempting to help middle school girls get into science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) through a venture called the GAMES initiative, GeekWire reports.<p>GAMES Initiative is a partnership with Northeastern, Institute of Systems Biology and the …

How To Decide Where To Go To Escape a Zombie Apocolypse

Educator David Hunter explores the decision making process that takes place when one must flee a zombie apocalypse in this Ted-Ed lecture. He points …

12 Letters That Didn't Make the Alphabet

You know the alphabet. It’s one of the first things you’re taught in school. But did you know that they’re not teaching you <i>all</i> of the alphabet? There …

How to Reheat Leftovers, from Pizza to Pasta to Eggs

Our ultimate guide to reheating leftovers like pizza, rice, chicken, steak, pasta, pancakes, eggs, fish, vegetables, muffins, coffee, tea, pie, and risotto<p>Yesterday, Gawker's <b>Tom Scocca</b> admitted that he had been reheating pizza wrong his entire life. Rather than warming it up in a toaster oven, …

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Nintendo reminds consumers that the Wii U is a new system

Nintendo's latest advertisement for the Wii U attempts to clarify with consumers that the console is an entirely new system and not just a peripheral upgrade for the Wii, as well as highlighting the system's features and new game releases.<p>The advertisement describes the Wii U console as "an …

Warcraft movie cast revealed, Colin Farrell not listed

The Blizzard Warcraft movie comes yet another step closer to reality: six members of the film's cast were announced today.<p>Although no specific roles were listed, Slashfilm revealed the following actors and actresses will star in the film:<p><b>Ben Foster</b> -- <i>The Messenger, 3:10 To Yuma, X-Men: The Last</i> …

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Report: Sony to release PS Vita and PS4 'Ultimate' bundle for the holidays

Sony plans to release a PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita 'Ultimate Bundle' for the holiday season, MCV reports.<p>"We're really excited for Vita as we move into Christmas," senior product manager Ben Law told MCV. "We've got a great campaign with key messaging around new releases like Tearaway, the …

No siblings: A side-effect of China's one-child policy

<b>What's it like to grow up in a world where no-one has brothers or sisters? Are siblings really that important? Researchers have been asking those questions for years - and China, with its famous one-child policy, has been a good place to look for an answer.</b><p>Chinese families used to have an average …

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Amazon Black Friday 2013 deals

In the frantic leadup to Black Friday, every retailer is looking for a way to differentiate its sale from the competition. Amazon's trick is to go all out with daily deals. Starting Sunday November 24th, the retail giant will begin offering deals with deep discounts. They'll come thick and fast — …

Great tabletop games for video gamers: BattleCON: Devastation of Indines

<i>This new, ongoing series covers tabletop board or card games that video gamers should dig.</i><p><i>Check here for more.</i><p>BattleCON: Devastation of Indines<p><b>Video games that Devastation reminds us of:</b> Street Fighter, Mortal Kombat, Guilty Gear … well, any fighting game, really<p><b>Publisher:</b> Level 99 Games• <b><br># of</b> …

Watch us walk you through the Xbox One's UI

The Xbox One's user interface is a cleaned-up version of its predecessor's, but don't let its simplicity be misleading. There's a lot to dig into here, menus and submenus of options and Kinect voice-commands that will allow players to get to anywhere from anywhere within the UI. It's sort of like …

Xbox One video demonstrates voice-controlled Bing searches

A new video shows how the Xbox One uses its Kinect-powered audio recognition systems to interact with Microsoft's Bing search engine.<p>In the video, Microsoft's Larry "Major Nelson" Hryb uses the "Xbox, Bing" command and follows it up with conversational phrases like "show me sci-fi movies from the …

Report: Sony Near To Profit On PS4 Hardware

Amidst the debate over the relative pricing of Sony’s (NYSE:SNE) PlayStation 4 and Microsoft’s (NASDAQ:MSFT) Xbox One, one element of interest is the cost of producing the consoles themselves, and what that means for the two console giants. A teardown by IHS iSuppli has estimated the cost of the …

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Lucky gamer gets Xbox One two weeks early; reveals new details

Thanks to a screwup by Target, André Weingarten got an Xbox One on Friday — a full two weeks before it’s set to start shipping.<p>Like any self-respecting fanboy, he immediately turned on a video camera and uploaded an Xbox One unboxing video to YouTube.<p>Now, the unboxing video is a pretty poor example …

Microsoft Starts Taking Office On The Web Seriously

Earlier this week, Microsoft updated its Office 365 suite with a couple of new features and licensing terms. Overall, the update was very much in line with the other 100 changes Microsoft had made to its subscription-based Office version for consumers and businesses, but one feature stood out. …

Google and Facebook may be our best defenders against Big Brother

The big online companies are calling for urgent reforms to protect us from having data intercepted<p>Over a few weeks' worth of bedtimes in the summer of 1984, my dad read me <i>Nineteen Eighty-Four</i> by George Orwell. Though the dystopian context would have been lost on nine-year old me, the pervasive …

Why?: Answers to Everyday Scientific Questions by Joel Levy | Book Review

If you're a parent or teacher, you probably are asked "why questions" by young people several dozen times each day. Why can't we hear dog whistles? Why does the wind blow? Why is there no life on Mars? Why does E=mc2? Why? Why? <i>Why?</i><p>If you are dealing with such questions daily, then you'll be pleased …

The Strange and Mysterious History of the Ouija Board

In February, 1891, the first few advertisements started appearing in papers: “Ouija, the Wonderful Talking Board,” boomed a Pittsburgh toy and …

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47 Pie Recipes for Every Season

From classic apple to blueberry—we've got a pie for every season.<p>No matter what the season, pie is one of our favorite desserts. There's not much you can't put into a flaky, buttery crust. From fruity fillings piled high (high pie!) with meringue to rich, velvety chocolate delights, here are our …

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Reincarnation: Fact or Fallacy? Case Studies

Reincarnation. Fact, fallacy, superstition or simply coincidence? Those stories of people with super-minds; minds that delve into the past, minds …

Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z - Official Trailer #2

Check out this official trailer for Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z, launching on January 28th in the Americas for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and digitally for the PlayStation Vita.<p>by on

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Xbox One Vs. PS4: The Top 12 Cross-Gen Video Games

<i>Talking ’bout next generation…</i><p>Recently, we discussed the top ten <i>next-gen only</i> video games headed to PS4 and Xbox One. But there’s a lot more <i>cross-gen</i> games coming out, landing on both next and current-gen systems.<p>Today we’ll look at video games slated for release on systems ranging from the Xbox …