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Analogue’s Super Nt comes with two SNES games, including a ‘Director’s Cut’

  •  The SNES Classic from Nintendo is pretty great, and it ships with the previously unreleased Star Fox 2 in the box. But Analogue’s amazing Super Nt – a precision engineered reference quality Super Nintendo console that can play the original cartridges – might just do one better. For its release, the creators are including a new, previously unreleased version of a game, too… Read More

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Affirm launches app to break purchases into monthly payments

  •  Affirm is rolling out an app to make it easier to pay for large purchases in monthly payments. The concept has been in beta testing and it is now being made available widely. The company was started by PayPal co-founder Max Levchin.  He believes that his business promotes better fiscal responsibility than traditional credit cards. He says Affirm’s business is different from the… Read More

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Facebook just added a bunch of hidden Easter eggs you can unlock by typing special words

  • Your News Feed is about to get a lot more colorful.

    Facebook is updating the list of words that, when included in a status update, trigger hidden animations.

    SEE ALSO: Here's the deal with those colorful status updates on Facebook

    The social network has been experimenting with these for awhile — you've probably seen them on posts with the words "congratulations" or "xoxo" (or some variation thereof.) When posted, these words appear as a different color and clicking on them triggers a brief animation (balloons or hearts, for example.) 

    Now, Facebook is updating the list of words that triggers these animations. Additions include: "rad," "bff," "lmao," and "thank you so much." All of those words will now come with their own colors and animation effects. Read more...

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Get the training to master Linux and pay what you want

  • Sure, taking a swing at something new is usually uncomfortable and a little bit scary. But with training like this Linux Lifetime Mastery bundle of courses, this user-friendly environment will have you working like a Linux pro before you know it. And right now, you can pick up this package featuring more than 20 hours of content for any price you want to pay.

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Meet Botnik, the Surreal Comedy App That’s Turning AI Into LOL

Watch the Amazon HQ2 video pitches from Detroit, Boston, Pittsburgh, Philly, Las Vegas, Atlanta, and DFW

  •  Cities, regions and states are throwing everything at Amazon in the hopes the giant company will pick them to house its second headquarters. Amazon says 238 cities submitted proposals and many cities included sizzle videos in their pitch. Here are the videos from Detroit, Boston, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Las Vegas, Atlanta, and Dallas and Fort Worth. Each are different. Some show building… Read More

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Singapore-based Zuzu gets $2M seed to help small hotels compete with big chains

  •  Independently-owned hotels sometimes fall through the cracks of the hospitality industry because they struggle to compete with major chains, but don’t belong on Airbnb or HomeAway. Zuzu Hospitality Solutions bridges the gap in Asia by providing essential revenue management and marketing services to small hotels while allowing them preserve their own brands. The Singapore-based startup… Read More

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You can now ride your bike over a 3D-printed bridge