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The coolest part of Samsung‘s Note 8 event was its stage

At Samsung‘s Unboxed event on Wednesday, the tech giant unveiled its Galaxy Note 8. And sure, the phone seems nice, it probably won‘t explode fine, whatever. But could we pause phone chat to talk about the stage for a minute? The stage at Samsung‘s Note 8 event was easily the coolest part of the show. During presentations from Samsung executives, it doubled as a massive screen on which they projected giant 3D-images of floating

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This platform lets you invest in companiesand make money as soon as they do

While working in venture capital, Catherine Yushina and Grace Leung Shing noticed one kind of company that kept getting rejected: the stable, promising business looking to expand that just didn‘t have grand ambitions to take over the tech world. "We saw so many companies getting a ‘no‘ and what puzzled us was they had existing customers, they had revenues, they were growing fast and needed capital to expand," Yushina said. "They

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Trump blasts the media for not praising him when he was nice to Nazis

President Donald Trump has made press-bashing a regular feature of his rallies and presidency, but he went after the media with special ferocity on Tuesday night in Phoenix, Arizona. He said "they make up stories" and "they have no sources in many cases." He called The New York Times "failing" and called The Washington Post a "lobbying tool for Amazon." CNN, he said, is "so bad and so pathetic." SEE ALSO: A giant inflatable ‘Trump Rat&lsquo

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Samsung shows courage by dissing the iPhone during the Galaxy Note 8 launch event

Wow, Samsung! We didn‘t know you had it in you. Today, Samsung publicly dissed the iPhone during its highly anticipated Galaxy Note 8 launch event. During the keynote, Samsung spent about five minutes early in the speech comparing the image quality and video stabilization features of its brand new camera to its chief rival, the iPhone 7 Plus. According to Samsung, the Galaxy Note 8 packs a significantly more powerful camera than any availa

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We obviously need these Nintendo-themed ‘Rocket League‘ cars in ‘Mario Kart‘

I wasn‘t sure I needed to buy Rocket League for a second platform until I saw these cars. Rocket League everyone‘s favorite soccer abomination where players are replaced with rocket-powered cars is coming to the Nintendo Switch around the holidays this year and its bringing awesome-looking Mario, Luigi, and Samus-themed cars with it. Along with these three cars, there will be Switch-exclusive items like Mario and Luigi hats, the

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Exxon played us all on global warming, new study shows

Every Thursday between 1972 and 2001, the oil and gas giant Exxon Mobil Corp. ran an advertorial in the New York Times. When these ads which were aimed at swaying public opinion and appeared in other publications as well covered the science and policy debate surrounded global warming, they emphasized the uncertainty of the science and the difficulty of solving the problem, if it existed at all. Yet at the same time, inside the company, Exxon Mo

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State Department science envoy‘s letter of resignation has a hidden message for the president

A State Department science envoy‘s letter of resignation appears to have a hidden message for the president: "IMPEACH." Daniel M. Kammen, one of seven science envoys for the State Department, tweeted a photo of the coded letter of resignation on Wednesday morning. Kammen cited President Donald Trump‘s "failure to condemn white supremacists and neo-Nazis," and his response to a deadly "alt-right" rally in Charlottesville, Virginia as t

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Hillary Clinton calls Donald Trump ‘a creep‘ in election memoir

Hillary Clinton held nothing back when writing her upcoming book, What Happened. And we mean nothing... In an exclusive recording obtained by MSNBC‘s Morning Joe on Wednesday, Clinton can be heard reading a first excerpt from her campaign memoir in which she shares her true feelings about Donald Trump. And yes, she straight up refers to the current U.S. president as "a creep." So there‘s that. SEE ALSO: ‘American Horror Story: C

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Mercury is in retrograde and Drake is wearing socks with Rihanna on them

Last week, Rihanna unveiled her Fenty x Stance sock collection, featuring four flawless sock styles patterned in her likeness. Now, the inevitable has happened: Drake is wearing those socks. On Tuesday, the rapper and #1 Rihanna stan Instagrammed himself wearing socks printed with an image of Riri‘s iconic "Work" outfit. In a brave stand against subtlety, he also captioned the photo "trabajo," the Spanish word for "work." Remember when he a

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This lonely alien monster is ready to Netflix and chill

Never change, video game fans. The most magical post on the StarCraft subreddit this week comes from user PraetorMojo, who thought it would be funny to create a Tinder profile for a Protoss Zealot. SEE ALSO: How ‘StarCraft II‘ is powering a clever HD remake of ‘Diablo II‘ Spoiler alert: it‘s very funny. "Just your average Protoss warrior," the profile reads. "I‘m mixed but mostly from the Akaelie tribe with a b

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Shailene Woodley hints that she may have a future as a politician

We might need to add another name to the list of folks transitioning from Hollywood to Capitol Hill. Shailene Woodley recently opened up about feminism and her recent Emmy nomination to New York Times, and, naturally, politics came up. The 25 year-old Big Little Lies star still has a few years before she‘s old enough to make an official run for Congress, but in the interview Woodley said she has already begun to brainstorm the idea of runn

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Here are 7 things you probably didn‘t know about ‘The Monster Squad‘

The Monster Squad, an ‘80s cult classic, is about to turn 30. So we decided to enlighten fans with some lesser-known facts about the film‘s production history. VisitCineFix on YouTubefor more episodes and movie-related content. Read more...More about Monster, Cinefix, Things You Didn T Know, Things You Probably Didnt Know, and Shane Black

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George R.R. Martin is so busy that he stopped watching ‘Game of Thrones‘

At a certain point every summer it feels like everyone in the world is watching Game of Thrones, but there is one notable exception. Original author of A Song of Ice and Fire George R.R. Martin was heavily involved in the early seasons of HBO adapting his book series, but he hasn‘t written an episode since Season 4 and he‘s stopped watching the show. SEE ALSO: Peter Dinklage wants ‘GoT‘ fans to stop buying direwolf-like p

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No one can compete with the sexiness of this turkey sandwich

It‘s not normally good to compare people to pieces of meat, but this is one exception to that rule. There‘s a photo going around of an unusually sensual turkey sandwich, and we have to admit we‘ve never seen cold cuts look quite this bodacious. This turkey sandwich better chill tf out pic.twitter.com/zQE25BG6xT AV (@deathcamps) August 22, 2017 This sandwich looks like it does it‘s squats. Definitely a friendly reminder

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Tomato-stabbing robot is the stuff of nightmares

Elon Musk and others warned us about killer robots, but, if this video is to be trusted, the situation is more serious than it seems. Researchers from cybersecurity consultancy IOActive managed to hack into home assistance robot Alpha 2, produced in China by UBTech, and turn it into a tomato-stabbing Chucky. They simply updated the firmware of the device by accessing a USB port on the back of his head, thus controlling its functions. What&lsq

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‘Game of Thrones‘ has wanted to do a zombie bear for years

Filming a fight between ice and fire is no small feat, and Game of Thrones didn‘t cut any corners for Season 7 episode 6 "Beyond the Wall." A behind-the-scenes video from the show shares how the actors, set designers, and visual effects artists teamed up to create a spectacular frozen battle unlike anything we‘ve seen before including that bear. "What we had to go through to get the zombie polar bear was writing the zombie polar

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With the Galaxy Note 8, Samsung is eager to leave its explosive past behind

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Your first look at the Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The phone is made out of metal and glass and feels super premium. Samsung put the phone through an 8-point battery safety check...meaning no more phone explosions, hopefully. Read more...More about Tech, Samsung, Technology, Mashable Video, and Samsung Galaxy

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The Galaxy Note 8 finally competes with the iPhone where it counts

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Admit it, you‘d totally wear this T-shirt of Kylie Jenner‘s headless bikini-clad body

There‘s a lot of love out there for Kylie Jenner‘s Instagram posts. And, now you can show the extent of your undying appreciation for her bikini Instagrams with a T-shirt emblazoned with Kylie‘s headless, bikini-clad body. Because who wouldn‘t want that? SEE ALSO: The secret code of personal gain lurking in the Kardashians‘ Instagram comments Granted, this is a pretty unusual T-shirt, given that Kylie‘s iconic

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You can now get sushi burritos at Starbucks, if you dare

Starbucks is notorious for jumping on the food trend bandwagon, and it‘s definitely not stopping at Unicorn Frappuccinos or avocado toast. The chain, originally famous for coffee (if you can even remember those days), has introduced a new uber-trendy item to their menu, and we don‘t quite know how to feel about it. Starbuck‘s new Sushi BurritoImage: starbucksMeet the Starbucks Sushi Burrito. They‘re calling it the Chicke

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This 3D-printed robotic arm could be the most advanced and most realistic yet

At just 21 years old, Easton LaChappelle is engineering the next standard of 3D-printed prosthetics. Inspired by a nine-year-old girl named Momo, LaChappelle teamed up with Microsoft to create a realistic robotic arm. He hopes the prototype will help usher in a new era of advanced, affordable prosthetics. Read more...More about Microsoft, Technology, Design, 3d Printing, and Social Good

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Melania Trump thanks Chelsea Clinton for defending Barron

Melania Trump is all about supporting childhood individuality, and she‘d kindly like you to let her 11-year-old son live his life. Hours after former first daughter Chelsea Clinton came to the defense of President Trump‘s youngest son Barron on Tuesday who was criticized by a Daily Caller article for wearing casual clothing the first lady thanked her for speaking out against childhood bullying. SEE ALSO: Chelsea Clinton defends Barr

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Girl hilariously turns the tables when her roommate tries to prank her

Roommates can be a real pain, but it helps if you have the same sense of humor. Twitter user Alec Ploof left an unusual surprise for his roommate to come home to. He‘d laid out an impeccable outfit choice (compete with a bear mask, naturally) and a note reading, "I think you would like nice in this ;)". To Alec‘s great surprise, his roommate actually gave the ensemble a shot and served up some looks. I left my roommate a surprise an

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