Some people might call this a cynical marketing ploy, or the internet bleeding over into real life where it doesn’t belong. But we call this a chance to get cheap Snickers bars — and all you have to do is make everyone mad. Snickers and 7/11 will give you a chocolate bar for as little as 50 cents depending on how butt-hurt Australian social media is. More »
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Every few months, Netflix holds a hack day where it encourages product development staff and other employees to try something new. They’ve put Netflix on 1950s fishbowl TVs, and while some hacks are pretty straightforward and smart, there are also weird ones — like this virtual reality Video Ezy. More »
But it was another emotional moment from last week's episode that stole our hearts and our Twitter traffic.
Despite the recent buzz about eventually mining asteroids for metals, their real near-term value may be as space-based sources of water and carbon dioxide from which to make rocket propellant. The trick is in mining such volatile compounds efficiently enough to convert them to fuel in situ. Show More Summary
The rock god and astrophysicist has a long-standing fascination with 3D imagery, leading him to create the wallet-friendly Owl viewer.
Off to a purrfect start? A Canadian couple ties the knot at a cat charity in California, with just felines in attendance.
Tells Fox Business a "$35,000 robotic arm" is cheaper than hiring, training mortals.
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When new video game systems come out it's so hard to wait to buy one, especially since there's so much time in between console generations. New systems are so much more powerful and capable than older ones, and you need the latest and greatest. Show More Summary
Traffic congestion is a problem that many cities across the globe continue to struggle with. And while some cities have come up with their own ways to deal with congestion, whether it be a push for public transportation or constructing...Show More Summary
Solar Impulse 2 is temporarily grounded in Dayton, Ohio after a minor accident. The next leg of the solar-powered aircraft's round-the-world-flight was scheduled for May 24, but the unexpected minor collapse of its inflatable hangar resulted in the craft being lightly touched by the hangar fabric. Show More Summary
Starting a new business can be difficult and you have resources available that you wouldn’t have had years ago. However, it’s human nature not to follow the advice of people because we think we know it all. I remember when I first started blogging, I wanted to make some quick money and avoided the advice of pioneers in the industry. […]
Hey friends! I am so proud to be a technology advisor for the the White House Foster Care and Technology Hackathon this week! While I'm participating in this event and advising as a private citizen, there is a Microsoft team. Here is...Show More Summary