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Mar

The World’s Most Advanced Hug Pillow

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Technology! It does good things like make our lives better. You know, like making things such as computers, smartphones and talking hug pillows possible.

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The World’s Most Advanced Hug Pillow

2
Mar

Ingenico Wants To Open Apple Pay And Other NFC Tech To Merchants Of All Sizes

Apple Pay Payments is one of those chicken and egg scenarios. Consumers want to see a use case (participating merchants) before they adopt, yet merchants want to know that customers are actually using this stuff before they invest. Apple Pay has, by all accounts, significantly broadened adoption of NFC payments, and now a solution opening it up to large numbers of merchants could be on the horizon. Read More

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2
Mar

Meerkat Is The Livestreaming App Twitter Should Have Built

Meerkat Logo Everything’s more interesting if it’s happening right now. Jokes seem funnier when you hear them told in person. A dense political debate becomes captivating when watched live on TV. Real-time performances carry a peculiar vividness and urgency you can’t get from something that already happened, even if it was just minutes or even seconds ago.
Dick Costolo should know this well. Read More

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Meerkat Is The Livestreaming App Twitter Should Have Built

2
Mar

Track: Incense for the Damned | Artist: Electric Wizard | Album: Time To Die

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Track: Incense for the Damned | Artist: Electric Wizard | Album: Time To Die

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2
Mar

In honour of Homeworld Remastered’s release — and the game’s enduring style — artist Matt Frith pu

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In honour of Homeworld Remastered’s release
— and the game’s enduring style
— artist Matt Frith put together this homage to Homeworld 2
. Suddenly, I want to play a 2D Homeworld, real bad.

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2
Mar

Two Semiconductor Companies You Haven’t Heard Of Are Merging In A $40B Deal

tech-ipo What is worth $40 billion, and isn’t Uber? The union of NXP Semiconductors, and Freescale Semiconductor. The two companies announced a “definitive agreement” today that will see Freescale shareholders pick up 0.3521 NXP shares and $6.26 in cash for each of their current shares.
Freescale is known for its work in embedded chips, its website noting a focus on the Internet of… Read More

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2
Mar

We Can Talk About Almost Anything Online, Even Things That Matter

Photo credit: A.M. Ahad, Associated Press This week the Internet lost it over a llama chase, Kanye apologizing, Madonna taking a tumble, and that damned dress – things that arguably do not actually matter that much. But there was one story that bubbled up in the midst of all this, highlighting the triviality of social media chatter: The death of Ajivit Roy, an outspoken Bangladeshi-American blogger.
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We Can Talk About Almost Anything Online, Even Things That Matter

2
Mar

League Of Legends’ Character Art Is Awesome

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Jason Chan once worked at Massive Black
(and also once drew Kotaku mascots). He’s now at Riot Games, the guys who make League of Legends.

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2
Mar

Forget The Oscars, Last Weekend’s Biggest Snub Was Comic-Con

Image (1) comiconh.jpg for post 169176 The most important entertainment industry event so far this year happened over the weekend – but it wasn’t the Oscars. In fact, it’s likely that you had no idea it happened, not unless you’re plugged in to geek culture in a big way. Read More

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2
Mar

League Of Legends’ Character Designs Are Awesome

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Jason Chan once worked at Massive Black
(and also once drew Kotaku mascots). He’s now at Riot Games, the guys who make League of Legends.

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League Of Legends’ Character Designs Are Awesome