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As Pokémon Go Evolves, Businesses Are Squeezing Themselves In

It's only been out a week, but Pokémon Go is making more money than a Meowth using Pay Day.<p>According to Fortune, as of Thursday the augmented reality game already has over 65 million users in the United States alone. Quartz reports that those players are spending $1.6 million <i>per day</i> on in-app …

Pokémon Go: man quits job to become full-time Pokémon hunter

Tom Currie says he will spend two months travelling around New Zealand to capture all the Pokémon released for the game<p>New Zealander Tom Currie has become a full-time Pokémon hunter. Each morning he fills a flask with coffee, packs a rain jacket and cut lunch in his backpack and heads into the …

Pokémon

A TALKING ANIMALS FAREWELL from Talking Animals

Episode Info<p>Episode Info: Sam Litzinger signs off from his Talking Animals podcast for the last time -- and what better way to end the show than to …

Clandestinely control your smartphone by stroking your hair

The feeling of being stuck in a threatening situation is one known to many women -- and sometimes, reaching for an emergency help app -- such as Circle of 6 -- could potentially cause more danger. But what if there was a means whereby a natural gesture could trigger an app without alerting anyone …

Algorithms

Why middle-aged entrepreneurs will be critical to the next trillion-dollar business

Steve Jobs was 52 when he announced the iPhone. That was in 2007. Years later, the Apple cofounder introduced the MacBook Air, App Store, and iPad. Tim Cook, who was 51 when he took over from Jobs, is building on his legacy. They both shattered a myth that the young rule the technology …

Toolbox with a Purpose - Fridge in the Garage!

Too soon to start thinking about DAD and holiday gifts? ...maybe, but Dad's can be tough to buy for, and it is my Dad's birthday too....so a dad gift …

Data Breach Bulletin: Dairy Queen, JP Morgan Chase, AT&T

Here’s a roundup of the latest data breach news:<p><b>Dairy Queen</b> – On Thursday, Dairy Queen confirmed that nearly 400 Dairy Queen locations (and one Orange Julius location) were compromised by Backoff malware in August. When news of a potential breach first broke in August, Dairy Queen denied the the …

Secrets of the Creative Brain

A leading neuroscientist who has spent decades studying creativity shares her research on where genius comes from, whether it is dependent on high IQ—and why it is so often accompanied by mental illness.<p>As a psychiatrist and neuroscientist who studies creativity, I’ve had the pleasure of working …

Listen to WSOE on TuneIn

Description:<p>We promote local music by bringing in artists to perform live on-air and play North Carolina artists to show off the musical talent our …

Roundup: Our Top Picks For Old-School, Red Gravy Italian Restaurants In South Philadelphia

South Philadelphia has long been the heart of the region’s vibrant Italian American community, dating all the way back to the 18th and 19th centuries.<p>…

The baby seat with iPad attachment: Shameful or honest?

<i>Kid, I want to tell you about your future.</i><p>You'll be glued to a screen. Your fingers will be tap-tap-tapping to give you entertainment, enjoyment, and employment. And when your screen is taken away from you, you'll cry like a baby.<p>Some people don't want to believe this. These are the people who are …

Parenting

$5 United Tickets? Priceless, But IRS Still Gets A Piece

United Airlines mistakenly offered fares for $0 for several hours, many tickets costing a total of $5 to $10. United’s booking engine applied the Sept. 11 federal security fee, but didn’t even add taxes. Who can resist a great bargain? It’s even <b>more</b> exciting if you know it was a mistake.<p>And United …

10 Companies Creating Our Science Fiction Future (That Aren't Google)

The future isn’t quite how we imagined it. We were promised flying cars and space colonies more than a generation ago, yet 2013 looks little like <i>2001: A Space Odyssey.</i> Smartphones, those little computers in our pockets, might impress someone from the 1960s, but our cars and cities still run on the …

KEE West Farm

The Ventures - Wipe Out

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28 Incredible Things You Never Knew About How The 'Harry Potter' Movies Were Made

The studios are massive and reveal how the movies were made using the most incredible special effects in the film industry.<p>Over the course of filming, five warehouses full of props were used. There was an Animal Department, a Creatures Department, a Visual and Special Effects Department, and more, …