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Samsung ATIV Book 9 Plus review

When Samsung first released the Series 9 in 2011, it quickly became one of our favorite laptops of the year. Then, once Intel threw its marketing weight behind Ultrabooks, it became our favorite Ultra. But the Series 9 was born in the Windows 7 era, and it became harder and harder to recommend as …

Martin Luther King's Speech: 'I Have a Dream' - The Full Text

The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s 'I Have a Dream' speech is among the most acclaimed in U.S. history, and the 50th anniversary this week of the …

Wall Street’s greatest enemy: The man who knows too much

What Michael Winston knows about corporate crimes will horrify you. That’s why financial giants want to destroy him<p>You may know Michael Winston’s story from a series of articles by Gretchen Morgenson in the New York Times, or from a celebrated Frontline episode, “The Untouchables,” about the lack …

Why video games may be good for you

Games have long been accused of making players violent, but evidence has been building over the years that they can have positive effects. Scientists say they are not only understanding why, but they also trying to put these observations to the test.<p>The spreadsheet was seven feet long. Printed in …

University of British Columbia

Shopping is a 'loop of loneliness,' study finds

Sad shoppers are getting sadder.<p>Findings from a new study show when we're feeling blue and socially isolated, we shop. Shopping, meanwhile, makes us even more depressed and alone. To fix it, we shop — and the vicious cycle continues.<p>But there's hope. It turns out there are three types of …

Research

Master swordsmith forges Zelda's Master Sword

Whether you know it or not, you've probably seen Tony Swatton's work.<p>The smith's swords, arms, and armor have appeared in more than 200 films and television shows, including "Pirates of the Caribbean," "The Hunger Games," "Hellboy," "Constantine," "Mystery Men," "Blade," and a whole massive bunch …

TV shows

[Hands-On] DraStic Is The Android Nintendo DS Emulator You've Been Waiting For

Android emulator fans, meet you new best friend. Yesterday the DraStic Nintendo DS emulator was published to the Play Store, for the admittedly high …

Deal alert: Nexus 7 (2013) available for 20% off with OfficeMax coupon

Did you get a Nexus 7 (2013) yet? Are you looking to get a sweet deal on the Nexus 7 (2013)? If that’s the case, OfficeMax has one such new deal for you.<p>This deal doesn’t apply to online purchases, but you can grab a 20% off coupon here. for any tablet available in the store. In the case of the …

Engadget's laptop buyer's guide: summer 2013 edition

At last: the laptop buyer's guide we wanted to write three months ago. You see, when it came time to publish our spring edition, Intel was on the cusp of releasing its fourth-generation Core processors, which meant almost everything we were recommending was destined for a refresh. So we basically …