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Celebrate Sonic’s 26th birthday with these rad sneakers

See Sega’s stylish Sonic slip-ons<p>Sonic the Hedgehog turns 26 today, an age accompanied with little fanfare. A Twitter account dedicated to his birthday does have a list of ways to help fans celebrate with Sonic, but these limited-edition sneakers seem like the coolest option.<p>Japan’s Anippon …

Retrogaming

The Next Generation Of Playstation Is Reportedly Coming In 2018 To Combat Xbox’s Project Scorpio

In a bit of news that will possibly leave some gamers frustrated, the Wall Street Journal is reporting analyst Damian Thong’s prediction that sony will be releasing its next-gen PlayStation “by the second half of 2018.” By that time, the PS4 and Xbox One will have been out for (only) five years, …

Delight or Horrify Your Friends By Cramming a DIY Alexa Into a Teddy Ruxpin

It’s easy enough to build your own Amazon Echo with a Raspberry Pi, but if you really want to step things up, Tinkernut shows you how to hook one of …

How To Find Chinese Manufacturers If You Don't Know Anyone In China

A client recently had me source a new Chinese supply chain for injection-molded plastics. In this series I’ll explain how we were able to go from having no contacts in China to successfully receiving quotes from several injection-mold manufacturers. There are many steps to building a supply chain …

The 7 Best Scary Movies You Can Watch on Netflix

Frights you can experience in your very own home.<p>Halloween can be a divisive holiday. Kids love it because they get to wear ridiculous clothes while yelling at random adults who then reward them with candy. Adults (well, some adults) appreciate a chance to show the world how clever they are via a …

Horror

Apple's crazy new dual-screen MacBook Pro might be launching next month

Apple blog MacRumors is reporting that Apple is aiming to have the new high-end laptop ready to ship to customers "in the second half of October."<p>The Cupertino technology company is apparently finalising the macOS operating system software (formerly known as OS X) to go with the hardware. Barring …

WATCH THIS: Every iPhone model benchmarked

Video shows 15 iPhones competing against each other on speed, sound and camera<p>After a year of living with a smartphone, you might find yourself no …

Putin calls ban on Russian Paralympic team 'immoral' | Reuters

MOSCOW (Reuters) - A ban on Russia’s Paralympic team competing in Rio next month is cynical and immoral, President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday, but he said that Moscow acknowledged mistakes it had made in tackling sports doping.<p>Russia’s track-and-field team was excluded from the Rio Games that …

Sony's $25 USB dongle adds full DualShock 4 support to PC and Mac

Due to start shipping in September<p>Sony is bringing official DualShock 4 support to Windows PCs and OS X. Today, alongside the announcement of PlayStation Now's upcoming release on Windows, the company revealed a new $24.99 USB adapter that will enable "every feature" of the PlayStation 4 gamepad. …

9 stupid mistakes entrepreneurs make, according to a guy who started 20 businesses and failed at 17 of them

<b>A) IGNORING THE "SIX MONTH RULE"</b><p>I was on the board of a business where we all got the financials for that month and realized that the company had six months of cash in the bank.<p>I called the CEO. He said, "no problem. We have six months. I'll raise money a long time before then and we have some big …

Mars One Has Officially Raised “Millions” To Build The Red Planet’s First Human Settlement

Mars One, the private not-for-profit that’s planning to build the red planet’s first human settlement in 2023, has secured several million dollars in funding for its mission.<p>Though a few million dollars might pale in comparison to the estimated $6 billion Mars One anticipates this mission will …