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A Laptop-Thin Lunchbox For Fans of Crepes and Flatbreads

When your budget or diet requires you to brown bag it every day for lunch, here'a a clever alternative if you're embarrassed about commuting to work …

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Help Wanted: (Nonprofit) Board Chairs

If I had a nickel for every board looking for a good board chair… Many boards are searching for board chairs. Even some nonprofits that have supportive board members are looking outside of their boards for board chair candidates who can lead their organizations to new heights. Why is the choice of …

Stair-Rover Skateboard Offers A Smooth Ride Over Rough Surfaces

We believe the <b>Stair-Rover skateboard</b> design takes “When the going gets tough, the tough get going” principle as its inspiration. Skateboarding over …

It Only Takes About 42 Minutes To Learn Algebra With Video Games

On average, it took 41 minutes and 44 seconds for students to master Algebra skills during the Washington State Algebra Challenge using the DragonBox App.<p>The Challenge, co-sponsored by Washington University’s Center for Game Science and the Technology Alliance included 4,192 K-12 students. …

The US needs to start encouraging saving—even if it means raising interest rates

Lately, it seems there is no safe place for your money.<p>Commodities, stocks, and even bond prices swing every day. Bonds are supposed to be safer than equities, but with this level of volatility it doesn’t seem to be the case. If you’re holding a bond fund in your portfolio, especially one with a …

Infographic: The Literal Meaning Of Every State Name In The U.S.

Washington translates to “Marsh Farm Land, Missouri to “Land of the People with Dugout Canoes.” What does your state or city name mean? You may not want to know.<p>The New Navel of the Moon. It’s so poetic, isn’t it? (And sure, maybe a bit anatomically confusing.) That’s the real meaning behind the …

U.S. Stocks Suffer Heavy Losses In Volatile Session On China's Credit Crunch And Taper Talk

A broad based sell off sparked by the Federal Reserve’s assertion that tapering may begin soon continued on Monday, with U.S. stocks opening deep in negative territory and interest rates rising dramatically. Investors attempted a turnaround in the afternoon, with stocks bouncing off their lows, but …

U.S. falls behind in creating rich entrepreneurs

The creation myth of American wealth is almost always rooted in the entrepreneur.<p>It's the two kids who start a computer company in their garage or dorm room. Or the former standup comic who creates form-shaping undergarments, or the South African immigrant who creates a new electric car and private …

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How to Create Cinematic Style Photography and Lighting

Theatrical lighting produces stunning photographs that look like stills from Hollywood films. But these types of images can be made using common …

Adam Jensen and Vaas voice actors duke it out during Canadian Videogame Awards interview

Michael Mando and Elias Toufexis, the voices of <i>Far Cry 3</i>'s Vaas and <i>Deus Ex: Human Revolution</i>'s Adam Jensen, respectively, recently did an interview sketch together with hilarious results.<p>Mando posted the sketch, titled "The Worst Interview of my Career" on YouTube. The video was part of a spoof for …

Taliban 'little commandos' in terror camp training video

Boys as young as five are seen firing an arsenal of weapons in a video released online by a militant group based in the Waziristan region of Pakistan.<p>The footage shows children who appear to be as young as five-years-old firing an array of weaponry, including handguns, AK47 rifles and heavy machine …

Injustice: Gods Among Us final gameplay videos show Batman vs. Superman

The final gameplay video for <i>Injustice: Gods Among Us</i> shows the fan-chosen winner when Batman and Superman go toe-to-toe in the ultimate fight.<p>NetherRealm Studios founder Ed Boon confirmed today in a video that the first DLC character for the DC comics fighting game is Lobo.<p><i>Injustice</i> launched April …

8 Gadgets For Low-Budget Filmmaking at the National Association of Broadcasters

With more than 1,600 exhibits at the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) convention, it’s damn near impossible to hit all of them up. But …

Easy Dessert Recipes In Just 10 Minutes

You never have to skip out on dessert again.<p>Dessert is arguably one of the best courses offered during a meal. But, it also seems to be the first one cut. Either it's not healthy enough (but com'on guys, we all need a little sugar in our lives) or there's just not enough time to be messing around …

QuakeCon 2013 pre-registration kicks off April 15, premium packages announced

Pre-registration for QuakeCon 2013 will begin April 15 at 8 p.m. ET, organizer Bethesda Softworks announced today.<p>As always, it is free to attend QuakeCon if you can score a ticket, but Bethesda is also offering a limited number of premium packages that range in price from $30 to $90. The packages …

Review: Panic’s Status Board — the ultimate information dashboard for your iPad

The guys over at Panic Inc. have been teasing their new iPad app on their blog and Twitter all week, and today the app known as Status Board hits the App Store.<p>Panic was kind enough to allow us a preview of its app, and needless to say, we liked what we found.<p>The Oregon-based software company is …

Heartbreaking Zombie Film About a Dad Trying to Save His Baby Girl