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Nintendo’s Mario Kart DLC Is The Best (And Also The Worst)

Nintendo has seen better times. Back in June, the company announced a quarterly loss despite tripling sales of its flagship console, the Wii U. The numbers were bad, but look even worse when looking back with context: if Nintendo sold the Wii U at the same rate as the previous quarter for a year, it […]
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People React On Twitter After Instagram Goes Down

Instagram was down today and the common protocol for when a popular social media site crashes is complete and utter panic. “Why Is Instagram” was a top trending topic on Twitter. Some people asked “why is Instagram down?” while others had different questions for the app. After a stream of tweets riddled with expletives and […]
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Downtown Launches Mobile Payment App In Palo Alto

Downtown wants to change the way you order and pay for food, starting with its launch today at the Palo Alto’s Coupa Cafe, a common startup meeting spot. Although it’s easy to make online purchases or order food on your phone for delivery, the way you pay for a meal when you’re inside a restaurant […]
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Apple Sends Invites To A Sept. 9 Event

Apple emailed invites to a Sept. 9 event, confirming a date many had already circled on their calendars. The event, which comes about three months after Apple’s popular developers conference, is expected to be the launchpad for the company’s annual iPhone upgrade. Apple is expected to show two new smartphones with larger screen sizes — […]
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How A ‘Rule Of Thumb’ Could Slow Down Drinking

A study suggests people who follow a “rule of thumb” when pouring wine dispense less than those who don’t have a particular amount in mind. “How A ‘Rule Of Thumb’ Could Slow Down Drinking” is categorized as “science and technology”. This video was licensed from Grab Networks. For additional video content, click the “video” tab […]
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Beat the Belly Bloat With 10 Minutes of Yoga

Yoga is good medicine! Along with keeping your hamstrings flexible and your spine supple, yoga can provide relief when your uncomfortable, distended belly needs a little debloating. Travis Eliot, creator of the Ultimate Yogi DVD series, designed this quick sequence to target your middle with strategic twists to aid digestion. Bonus: these poses are great […]
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Samsung Gear S Touts Curved Display And 3G Connectivity

After the arrival of smartphone-dependent wearables like the Gear 2 and Gear Live, Samsung’s smartwatch line is ready to step out on its own. Launching this October, the Samsung Gear S touts a rich display and 3G connectivity for using apps and getting notifications when your Android phone is nowhere near. Touting Samsung’s most stylish […]
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Instagram Down For Most Users, Experiencing ‘Technical Issues’

Instagram’s app and website are down for most users. The company said it is aware of the outage but has not revealed the source of the problem or how long a fix will take. According to DownDetector.com, a site that tracks service outages and disruptions based on reports from Twitter and other sources, issues began […]
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Quora Launches IPad App, Hints At Growth

Quora, the Q&A website where users answer everything from requests for travel tips to philosophical queries like “Why does war exist,” isn’t the most widely-discussed service these days. But its CEO insists Quora is more popular than ever. The company rolled out its first iPad app Thursday nearly three years after the launch of its […]
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Why Apple Might Add Mobile Payment Options To iPhone 6

A report by Wired suggests Apple’s next iPhone will feature a mobile payment system and near-field communication. “Why Apple Might Add Mobile Payment Options To iPhone 6″ is categorized as “science and technology”. This video was licensed from Grab Networks. For additional video content, click the “video” tab at the top of this page.
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New Samsung Smartwatch Won’t Need Companion Phone

Samsung has unveiled a computerized wristwatch that can do more without a smartphone to go with it, while LG has one with a round design. Thursday’s announcements come as technology companies prepare for the holiday shopping season. Apple is also believed to be working on its own smartwatch, and could announce at a Sept. 9 […]
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Why Apple’s Choice Of IPhone Venue Matters

Apple’s September event, where the company is expected to reveal the iPhone 6 and iWatch, will be held at the same venue where Steve Jobs first unveiled the Mac personal computer in 1984. Apple meticulously manages every detail when it comes to product roll outs, even down to venue choice. So the selection of the […]
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Time Warner Cable Suffers Major Outage; New York Launches Probe

Time Warner Cable Inc, the No. 2 U.S. cable operator, suffered a massive network outage on Wednesday due to suspected human error that cut Internet services to some 11 million businesses and residences, prompting a New York state investigation.The company spokesman Bobby Amirshahi said, the outage to all of its Internet customers across 29 states […]
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Microsoft Azure Now Supports Google’s Kubernetes For Managing Docker Containers

Back in June, Microsoft announced that it would bring support for managing Docker containers with the help of Google’s open-source Kubernetes tool to Azure and today, it is making good on this promise. With Docker and Kubernetes on Azure, developers will be able to build their containers and publish them on Azure’s storage service, deploy […]
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The Tiniest Mistake May Have Led To Nationwide Time Warner Cable Outage

An extra zero or maybe a misplaced period — that’s how small the error could be that led to a new nationwide Internet outage for Time Warner Cable customers. TWC announced on Wednesday evening that its recent issues were due to a single mistake. The company’s statement is full of jargon, but here’s what we […]
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