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How the Stranger Things Titles Came Out So Perfectly Retro
August 11, 2016 11:45PM
They name-checked Richard Greenberg, who made some of the most legendary movie titles of the ’80s: Superman, The Dead Zone, and a little space caper called Alien. So they called up Dan Perri, who made the titles for the original Star Wars and knows a thing or two about this stuff. As inspirati...
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NASA builds deep space habitats on Earth
August 11, 2016 11:45PM
In order to prepare for further exploration into space, NASA plans to build full scale deep space habitats…right here on Earth.There will be six partners in NASA’s NextSTEP program with each one focusing on a different prototype. The habitat prototypes will each feature individual characterist...
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James Corden's rap battle segment 'Drop the Mic' headed to TBS
August 11, 2016 11:42PM
James Corden's rap battle segment 'Drop the Mic' headed to TBS TBS has picked up James Corden's "Drop the Mic" for 16 episodes. The network announced on Thursday that it has picked up James Corden's segment "Drop the Mic" — which has pitted celebrities like Cara Delevigne, Anne Hathaway an...
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LeBron James signs new contract that will make him highest-paid player in NBA history
August 11, 2016 11:41PM
That's how much James will make every single day under his new contract. Divide that by 60 and you get $1.06 — that's how much James will make every single second of every single day for the duration of his new contract. So, yeah: LeBron James will earn more than a dollar every single second...
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The best apps to download before watching the Perseid meteor shower tonight
August 11, 2016 11:40PM
But, if you want to know what you’re looking at in the sky, find the point from which the meteors will generally radiate from, predict how the sky will change throughout the night, or impress your friends by pointing out planets, satellites and the location of the International Space Station – t...
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Australia Enters The SME Late Payments Battle | PYMNTS.com
August 11, 2016 11:40PM
Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman Kate Carnell has spoken out against corporations paying their suppliers on longer payment terms. If businesses can pay a bit later, say two weeks, it’s another two weeks the cash can sit in the company treasury.” Kellogg’s and dairy supp...
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Why Olympic Athletes Are Covering Up The Famous Logos On Their Shoes - DesignTAXI.com
August 11, 2016 11:40PM
Branding and advertising may not be the first thing that come to mind when one thinks about the Olympics, but it is certainly a great avenue for sporting companies to get millions of eyeballs on their products. One obvious reason why they would do such a thing is that they do not want to adver...
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August 11, 2016 11:39PM
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New Swedish Fish Oreos take flavor mash-up to the extreme
August 11, 2016 11:38PM
Oreo has launched a Swedish Fish Oreo -- a mix of fruit and chocolate, with a light red creme filling. This dessert has all the makings of a classic Oreo with a Swedish Fish flavor. Though, you can also find them for sale on sites like Amazon ...
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How You Can Change Your Sad, Unhealthy Workstation Setup Right Now
August 11, 2016 11:37PM
Most workers spend their days sitting in a desk chair, staring at a computer monitor atop a desk. There are companies that make sit-stand desktop workstations that can rest atop a normal desk, lifting the monitor back and forth from a standing position to a sitting position throughout the day. ...
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Having conquered Chess and Go, the robots move to master Foosball
August 11, 2016 11:37PM
(Or “table football” as they quaintly call it… over there.) Robotics researchers at the École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne have created a system that can beat an average player, but not because of some deep neural network that has analyzed millions of previous games. The computer then mov...
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OPEC just warned us about oil prices
August 11, 2016 11:35PM
OPEC upgraded on Wednesday its 2016 projections for world oil demand growth to 1.22 million barrels a day (mb/d), up by 30,000 b/d from its previous estimate, but warned that there were “lingering concerns” that refiners in the U.S. and Europe may cut processing rates, which could...
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Toothy terror: Fish with human-like teeth found in Michigan
August 11, 2016 11:35PM
The South American red-bellied pacu, a popular aquarium fish with horrifically human-like teeth, has been pulled out of two separate bodies of water in Michigan, the state's Department of Natural Resources reported Tuesday. The toothy terror has actually been found in 27 states, the Michigan ...
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CVS introduces ‘CVS Pay’ barcode-based payment platform as it continues to resist Apple Pay
August 11, 2016 11:35PM
The full press release is below: CVS Pharmacy Launches Breakthrough, End-to-End Mobile Payment Experience WOONSOCKET, R.I., Aug. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) today announced the launch of CVS Pay , a new, end-to-end mobile payment solution at CVS Pharmacy. CVS Pay now part of...
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Apple Co-Founder Lists Carmel Valley Ranch for $45 Million
August 11, 2016 11:33PM
Apple co-founder Mike Markkula has put his 14,000-acre ranch in Carmel Valley, Calif., back on the market with an asking price of $45 million. The property, known as Rana Creek Ranch, was previously listed in 2013 with an asking price of $59.95 million. A working cattle ranch, the proper...
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Nvidia CEO credits smooth Pascal launch for strong second-quarter profits
August 11, 2016 11:33PM
Jen-Hsun Huang, chief executive of graphics chip maker Nvidia, said in an interview and an analyst call that the company’s reported second-quarter earnings benefited from a smooth launch of the Pascal-based graphics chips. With the new process, Nvidia was able to start shipping the P100 wi...
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GoPro Omni VR Camera Rig Ships Aug. 17
August 11, 2016 11:33PM
People who pre-ordered GoPro's $5,000 Omni VR Camera Rig will see their investment bear fruit on August 17, when the 360-degree camera sphere begins shipping. Footage captured with the Omni VR can be uploaded to the GoPro VR app, a free player for desktop, web, and mobile devices. And that p...
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3 Ways To Spot Your Star Employees
August 11, 2016 11:31PM
Stars Mentor Naturally Staff join companies with a range of skills and knowledge. They look for ways to contribute their knowledge to the company and make the whole team stronger. They take as much pride in the company's work as the company's owner.