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Surviving Whole Foods

Whole Foods is like Vegas. You go there to feel good but you leave broke, disoriented, and with the newfound knowledge that you have a vaginal disease.<p>Unlike Vegas, Whole Foods' clientele are all about mindfulness and compassion... until they get to the parking lot. Then it's war. As I pull up this …

Battlefield 4 trailer highlights multiplayer gameplay options and new features

The latest trailer for <i>Battlefield 4</i>, EA Digital Illusions CE's upcoming first-person shooter, highlights the game's multiplayer combat, new Commander Mode, scale of maps, dynamic environments and more.<p>As highlighted in the video, multiplayer gameplay offered by <i>Battlefield 4</i> caters to players who …

Mophie Juice Pack Powerstation Duo: All day charger for mobile gadgets

I bought this USB charging unit because I have a lousy sense of direction. I get lost in buildings and in cities, even ones I’m familiar with. My …

Nokia’s Licensing Its Name To Microsoft, But It’s Free To Keep Building Hardware, And Could Even Dial Up To Mobile Devices Again By January 2016

Amidst the “sadness” of today’s news that Nokia would be splitting up, selling its Devices & Services division to Microsoft for $7.2 billion, there is a little silver lining for the Nokia fanboys in the house. As part of the €1.65 billion ($2.2 billion) licensing deal (which also includes …

Kraft, Brady discuss Tebow's exit

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft said Tuesday that he wanted Tim Tebow to make the roster and hopes he gets another shot to play quarterback …

World first as woman gets pregnant seven years after ovaries removed

Australian doctors and scientists have achieved a world first, helping a woman to become pregnant seven years after her ovaries were removed during cancer treatment, by grafting frozen tissue on to her abdominal wall.<p>Researchers from Melbourne IVF and the Royal Women's hospital have given hope to …

Telluride Film Festival Review: If Miyazaki’s New Movie ‘The Wind Rises’ Is Really His Final Film, It’s An Appropriate One

Telluride Film Festival Review: If Miyazaki's New Movie 'The Wind Rises' Is Really His Final Film, It's An Appropriate One<p>Japanese animator Hayao …

Pressy Kickstarter launches to great excitement

Allow me to turn your attention to one of the hottest projects going on over at Kickstarter right now. It's Pressy, an accessory that fits itself …

Microsoft creates white Xbox One for employees

Microsoft is building a white Xbox One, but it's for employees only. A Reddit poster has revealed that Microsoft plans to gift the special edition white Xbox One to employees who have worked on the next-generation console. Employees working in Microsoft's Interactive Entertainment Business, the …

Halloween Corner

Google Ventures Puts $258M Into Uber, Its Largest Deal Ever

A certificate unearthed by AllThingsD today shows that Uber has closed $361.2 million in its latest round. It’s unknown why TPG, which picked up 775,092 shares, paid a lower per-share price than the other participants. The late-stage investor plunked down a total of $88.4 million in Uber. Existing …

Skyrim: Into the Void [Fan Film Trailer]

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Xbox One, The Fullbright Company, indie games: Speed Run

More details have been shared on the Xbox One and its relationship with the Kinect, and we have an in-depth feature on The Fullbright Company, the indie developer behind <i>Gone Home</i>. We've got news on three upcoming indie games: Mike Bithell's <i>Volume, World Zombination</i> and <i>That Dragon, Cancer.</i><p>Xbox One …

Microsoft Launches New Surface RT vs. iPad Ad Highlighting iPad Shortcomings

Microsoft is continuing its anti-iPad ad campaign, today releasing a new commercial comparing the Surface RT to the fourth generation iPad. The ad, which displays a Surface RT tablet and an iPad side-by-side, highlights both pricing and size differences between the two products.<p>Microsoft also uses …

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This Story Of A Wheelchair-Bound Woman Using Google Glass Will Move You To Tears

Alex Blaszczuk owns Glass as part of Google's Explorer program, where Google allowed about 8,000 people to purchase the device at $1,500 a pop.<p>Blaszczuk is a law student whose life was changed in the fall of 2011. She was on her way to a camping trip when a car accident left her paralyzed from the …

9 Ways Windows Phones Still Absolutely Crush The iPhone

It's a unique take on a mobile operating system.<p>Unlike Android, which is in many ways a copycat of the iPhone, Windows Phone stands out as a fresh take on mobile.<p>And in some ways, it's actually better than iPhone, the top-selling smartphone at the moment. We've been playing around with Windows …

Watch the First Teaser for 'American Horror Story: Coven' – /Film

Before the premiere of last year’s second season of <i>American Horror Story</i>, subtitled <i>Asylum</i>, FX released numerous odd teaser trailers for the show. …

Marvel Cinematic Universe Mapped Out Through 2021

‘Fast and Furious 7′ Looks to add UFC Star Ronda Rousey

'Fast and Furious 7' hasn't made a lot of noise lately, even though it starts shooting this fall and is scheduled to hit theaters next July. We don't …

Movies

How “Bridesmaids” ruined the female sex comedy

Just making jokes about poop and sex doesn’t make a movie feminist<p>Gender studies majors and lady bloggers, take note: The figurehead of contemporary American feminism is not Hillary Clinton, or Sheryl Sandberg, or even Tina Fey. It’s Aubrey Plaza in "The To-Do List<i>.</i>" As Brandy Klark, an uptight …

Rock it Out! Blog: “The Pros And Cons Of Surgically Implanted Headphones”

Do you listen to music so much that you’d be willing to have headphones surgically implanted into your ears? Because that’s what salesman and “body …

Introducing: VOW

<b>VOW</b>, a duo out of LA comprised of <b>Julia Blake</b> (vocals) and <b>Andrew Thomas,</b> may have the best press shot of the year.<p>I really hope the cat is an official …

Electropop

English Speakers Increasingly Use Self-Centered Words Like 'Get' And 'Choose'

What changes in language use can tell us about society<p>The words that consistently pop up in published literature can tell us a lot about individual and cultural trends and values. Are people talking about their emotions more? Are people feeling depressed?<p>Patricia Greenfield, a psychology professor …

Some facts about the art of growing artificial meat

How the world's costliest burger made it on to the plate (Report, 6 August) makes an interesting read and provides a good moment to bring attention to how artists progress thinking and do real innovation. For more than 10 years the work of Symbiotica in Western Australia has involved making art …

Low-Income American Preschoolers Are Getting Less Obese

The trend shows up in 18 U.S. states.<p>After years of White House initiatives, news reports and controversial healthy-eating laws, maybe finally something stuck.<p>In a new analysis of data from 2008 to 2011, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that the proportion of low-income …