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Guide: Building the Perfect Team in Pokémon X & Y

"Strong Pokémon. Weak Pokémon. That is only the selfish perception of people. Truly skilled trainers should try to win with their favourites."<p>In the …

Teenager Arrested For Threatening Tweet To American Airlines

Dutch police have arrested a 14-year-old girl in Rotterdam after she sent American Airlines a threatening tweet on Sunday.<p>The exchange became a viral sensation on Twitter after a user identified as Sarah who went by the name "@QueenDemetriax_," tweeted: "@AmericanAir hello my name's Ibrahim and I'm …

How to Make the Most of Your Egg Whites

From light and lofty meringes to healthy omelets, here are our test kitchen's tips for using egg whites in your cooking<p>An egg is a magical food—one of those perfectly calibrated, complete foods that make you want to thank nature for doin' it right. An egg is greater than the sum of its parts, sure, …

13 Things You Didn't Know You Could Do On Spotify

Basically it's a karaoke machine, Pandora, and iTunes library all in one.

Todd Terje: It's Album Time review – worth the 10-year wait, but only in parts

You could never accuse Todd Terje of rushing giddily into the business of making an album: the prosaically titled It's Album Time arrives a full 10 years after the release of his first single. A lot has changed in that time. Back then, Terje was just one of a string of Scandinavian producers …

10 Habits Of Highly Creative People

Writers' block? Go take a nap.<p>Composer Erik Satie walked roughly 10 kilometers from Arcueil to Paris every morning. Saul Bellow rode his mountain bike. Novelist Haruki Murakami keeps a famously intense running schedule, which he described in the <i>Paris Review</i>:<p><b>Whether it lets the mind wander, improves</b> …

Pokémon and Attack on Titan Are A Bizarre Match Made In Heaven

What if, instead of unsettling humanoid titans, we had giant Pokémon in <i>Attack on Titan</i>? And what if <i>Pokémon</i> had guns we could shoot? And what if those …

​It's Link Skywaker Vs. Wiibba the Hut in New Star Wars Smash Bros

When Mario gets transformed into Han Solo, it makes a weird sort of sense that Sonic plays the part of Lando Calrissian. Seeing Princess Peach in …

'Heartbleed' bug could undermine years of work to build public trust

The "Heartbleed" software flaw that triggered alarm bells around the world could fundamentally undermine two decades' worth of efforts to persuade consumers they could trust the Web to securely handle such tasks as buying a pair of shoes and applying for a job.<p>The discovery of a gaping hole in a …

Here's How The 'Captain America' Sequel Is Different In Other Countries

"Captain America: The Winter Soldier" is in theaters this weekend. If you head out to see it, there's one quick scene you're going to want to revisit.<p>Near the beginning of the movie, Steve Rogers (Captain America) pulls out a handy to-do list of cultural phenomena he should know. After all, the …

Three New 'Godzilla' Spots Offer More Monster Glimpses – /Film

<b>Godzilla</b> (the monster, and possibly the film) is gigantic, but at this point Legendary and Warner Bros. are all about revealing new glimpses of the …

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This fan-made Half-Life 3 trailer is frustratingly good

A group of Half-Life fans have created a most excellent trailer for Valve's long-awaited Half-Life 3, though we apologize if it makes the wait for the real game that much more painful to endure.<p>Deviant Pictures Films used Source Filmmaker to create the trailer you see below. It shows Gordon and …

Watch a Future Japanese Cafe Function Without Waiters

Will diners looking to avoid flesh-and-blood human interaction respond well to <b>holographic waiters</b>? In this video by Tokyo-based technology company Recruit Tech. ATL, the firm imagines a "<b>restaurant of the future</b>" in which diners are "sensed" at a table, sent the menu via smartphone, and given …

My Father Graduated From Hamburger University

In 1978, he attended Hamburger University in Elk Grove, Illinois with the goal of earning the title of assistant manager at his branch in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. HU still exists today, but it's a lot bigger than the one-building facility where newbs like my father learned to cut french fries. …

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Yes, Your Xbox Can Spy on You

Kinect has lots of military and intel uses<p>The Microsoft Kinect is a powerful technology many gamers fear will be used to spy on them while they play</i> …

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Divergent is like an irritating, self-absorbed, self-pitying teenager

Oh great, another young-adult franchise that dares to finger-wag the world's teenagers into cherishing their own individuality but which itself makes no effort to stand out in a crowded and deeply unadventurous field of YA and tween trilogies. Indeed, like most teenagers, this movie, far from …

Rethinking Fat: The Case For Adding Some Into Your Diet

Remember the fat-free boom that swept the country in the 1990s? Yes, we know from the Salt readers who took our informal survey that lots of you tried to follow it. And gave up.<p>"I definitely remember eating fat-free cookies, fat–free pudding, fat-free cheese, which was awful," Elizabeth Stafford, …

A soulful Robert Cray tunes in to the sounds of his youth | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Veteran blues guitarist and singer Robert Cray has set off on a new U.S. and European tour with an album harking back to the early days of soul music, the kind that filled his ears as a youngster.<p>American blues guitarist and singer Robert Cray performs during a concert at B.B. …

Talking Point: The Logic Behind Game Boy Advance on the Wii U Virtual Console

What SHOULD be happening with GBA Virtual Console games is that Nintendo should be bringing them to both the Wii U AND the 3DS simultaneously as part …

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The story behind Nintendo's detective

Professor Layton sips tea from fine china and has a keen interest in archaeology. He enjoys fencing, displays a natural talent for puzzle solving, …

Movie streaming app Popcorn Time is coming back from the dead — thanks to a torrent site

For a brief moment, watching movies via BitTorrent was just as easy as watching something on your Netflix queue.<p>The app Popcorn Time came out of nowhere a week ago with a slick interface that boiled down the messy torrenting experience into something simple. All you had to do was download the free …

Now You Can Make Your Own Internet-Connected Gadgets, No Engineering Skills Required

The littleBits Cloud Module–debuted at TED–lets you create your very own objects that are part of the larger Internet of Things.<p>Why pay $250 for a Nest Wi-Fi-connected thermostat when you can build your own? It sounds complicated–the kind of thing that might require at least a little bit of …

Oculus Rift’s First-Run Development Kit Is Sold Out As It Poaches Key Valve VR Talent

The Oculus Rift development kit is no longer for sale in most parts of the world, the company reports. The dev hardware for the virtual reality headset has been on sale since Oculus kicked off their Kickstarter campaign, and began shipping around March 30, 2013. Since its original development, …

This $1 origami microscope could boost education and healthcare in developing nations

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Foldscope<p>You remember your high school biology lab’s microscopes: heavy, complicated and expensive machines that you …

Twitch Has Beat Pokemon

Now there's a countdown to something new.<p>After sixteen days, thousands of players have managed to defeat Pokemon Red through the social experiment …

Why bother to text your girl when BroApp can do it for you?

You know how you often tell your one true love that she's your one true love?<p>Does she know that the "one" isn't true, making the "true" not true either?<p>I only ask because your, um, bros in tech have your back. They understand. Indeed, not only do they understand, but they want to help.<p>Some tech …

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