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How to get Pikachu as your starter in Pokémon Go

Pikachu, we choose you<p>This may be the coolest, and most annoying, thing we’ve learned about <i>Pokémon Go</i> thus far. The game sets you up with a choice between one of three starter Pokémon: Charmander, Squirtle and Bulbasaur. This is in keeping with the original Game Boy games, which also have players …

Sony Playstation 4 Neo Will Be Priced At $400

Supposedly, Sony will require that all games released from October 2016 forward offer support for both console versions out of the box, and that …

Nintendo’s next-generation NX console could debut during Gamescom next month

Nintendo struck gold with the first Wii console in 2006, introducing affordable, motion-sensing technology. The hardcore gaming community was …

Nintendo Switch

Microsoft Xbox One Project Scorpio Will Be Priced At $600

Microsoft obviously hasn’t nailed down a price range for the upcoming console yet, though Spencer has dropped hints about it when speaking with The …

Robbers used 'Pokémon Go' to lure their victims

<i>Pokémon Go</i> is introducing many people to location-based gaming... and unfortunately, that includes the potential pitfalls as well. Police in O'Fallon, Missouri report that robbers used the mobile augmented reality title to reel in victims. Based on the description, it's most likely that the crooks …

Destiny gets a new timed quest leading to the Sleeper Simulant exotic weapon (update)

One of <i>Destiny: The Taken King</i>'s most talked about mysteries is the Sleeper Simulant, a new exotic heavy weapon that, so far, nobody's been able to find. Reddit has been aflame with discussions on where it could possibly be located, with some industrious players diving into the code of the game …

How to get Sleeper Simulant in Destiny

The biggest mystery of Destiny: The Taken King has finally come to light. The Sleeper Simulant questline is now accessible, so if you've been …

Codes

The Best Water Storage Solution for Backpacking

In Search for the Ultimate Outdoor Water Storage Solution<p>Carrying water is a terribly dreadful chore that we outdoorsy people would be better off …

Alia Shawkat on her hot “Broad City” doppelgänger romance: “It was one of the best makeout scenes that I’ve had”

The “Arrested Development” alum guest starred last night on one of the show’s funniest, kinkiest episodes yet<p>Ilana Glazer and Alia Shawkat look alike. In fact, after she first met Ilana in an improv class, "Broad City" co-creator and co-star Abbi Jacobson mistook her for the "Arrested Development" …

Comedy

8 awesome paid iPhone apps that are free for a limited time (save $78!)

We’re starting off February with a bang on Monday, bringing you a terrific list of paid iPhone and iPad apps that are currently on sale for free. It …

18 Breathtaking Photos You Won't Believe Were Taken With An iPhone

From portraits to landscape photos and fine art images, photographers are using the iPhone to create excellent works of art.<p>Some photos were taken with the iPhone's native camera while others were shot using apps like Camera+.<p>Here's a look at some of the best iPhone photography out there.

Mobile Photography

The 14th Annual No Pants Subway Ride by Improv Everywhere

Yesterday Improv Everywhere held the 14th Annual No Pants Subway Ride in New York City. The event saw some 4,000 pantless subway riders converge on …

New York City

The 10 Things In Advertising You Need To Know Today

<b>1. We spoke to one of the top executives at Chinese internet giant Tencent about how the company plans to conquer the West.</b> SY Lau discusses partnerships with brands like the BBC and Nike and how Tencent's business approach is built on the philosophy of Sun Tze, the author of "The Art of War."<p><b>2.</b> …

Advertising

How to Levitate Like a Magician | The Art of Manliness

An essential part of being an awesome uncle is having a repertoire of tricks and jokes that will amaze your nieces and nephews, and crack them up. So …

Employment

The Zip Tie Lounge Chair

Transform 44 cable fasteners and a half-sheet of plywood into a streamlined lounge chair that’s perfect for the nomadic maker.<p>The iconic Steam-Bent Chair No. 14, invented by Michael Thonet in 1859, was the first flat-pack furniture kit. It was shipped across Europe on then-new railways, becoming …

Artist Maskull Lasserre Carves Imagined Skeletons into Souvenir Sculptures and Decoys | Colossal

<p>For his latest body of work, artist Maskull Lasserre acquired a number of souvenir sculptures, the kind found in antique stores or craft fairs that …

Bill Murray, Marlon Brando, And Robin Williams Star In The 10 Best Improvised Movie Scenes Ever

A new video by CineFix details the 10 best improvised scenes in movie history, and (spoiler alert) No. 1 is Robin Williams in pretty much every movie he ever made.<p>One of the key tools of modern comedy filmmaking is improv, and we have talked a lot about this at Co.Create. While a tight script is …

The Difference Between Knowledge and Understanding Is Empathy

RogertEbert.com's Matt Zoller Seitz has penned an excellent piece on what white privilege really means, in response to all the horribleness that has …

Empathy

A Brief Look at Texting and the Internet in Film

Robin Williams, 1983: Even Then, You Could See Life Was A Struggle

<i>Robin Williams dead, a suspected suicide? It can't be. Oh, but it can. When I interviewed him for New York Magazine all those years ago, I could see that staying grounded -- staying with us -- was a never-ending struggle. Reading my profile now, I fix on a story one of his producers told me. Robin</i> …

AMC releases 'Better Call Saul' teaser, reveals February premiere

Get your burner phone ready: The 10-episode first season of "Better Call Saul" will premiere in February 2015.<p>The highly anticipated spinoff of "Breaking Bad," which follows the antics of smarmy lawyer Saul Goodman (Bob Odenkirk) before he met Walter White, was originally set for a fall rollout …

Keri Lynn Roche ~ Radioactive ~ American Idol 2014 Auditions, Detroit (HD)

The Walking Dead Star Norman Reedus (Daryl Dixon) Reads Romantic Text Messages on ‘The Tonight Show’

On a recent episode of <i>The Tonight Show</i>, host Jimmy Fallon asked <i>The Walking Dead</i> star Norman Reedus (Daryl Dixon) to read romantic text messages. Each …

Norman Reedus

Jim Balmer

The Cosmos Bed Lets You Sleep Under A Starry Sky

When you were a kid, did you ever stick those plastic glow-in-the-dark stars to your ceiling above your bed and pretend you were looking up at the constellations? Do you secretly wish you could still do that but fear it might look, well, childish? The Cosmos Bed solves this problem and it’s even …

Mattresses

'Elf' at 10: Jon Favreau Reflects on Buddy's Magical Legacy

'Our goal was to make a movie that could be part of that pantheon," the director says<p>It's hard to remember now, but there was a time before <i>Elf</i> was …

Lawn Chair

Innovative Boat Design Expands Into Large Party Space

This innovative boat design features the best of both worlds in regards to form and function. Developed by creative studio Formquadrat, FINES is an average-sized boat that folds out into a large recreational space. The design concept includes a slim body for docking as well as practical dimensions …

Beverages

Articles about 7 clever loft spaces small places on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's November 2015 issue.<p>A software engineer outfits his tiny apartment with flexible design ideas.<p>Dwell's June 2009 issue just landed on our desks and it looks great! We're excited for it to hit your mailboxes and newsstands in...<p>Small but …

Small Spaces