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Google Commits $100M To Help Finance Residential Solar...

 Fresh off its agreement to purchase up to 407 MW of wind power for its Iowa data center, Google today announced that it has committed $100 million to create a new fund... Read More

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Facebook Receives U.S. Antitrust Approval For Oculus Deal

 The U.S. government has approved Facebook's $2 billion acquisition of Oculus VR, following the Federal Trade Commission's examination of the deal. The FTC has... Read More

GADGETS

Scribd brings Lonely Planet...

Scribd brings Lonely Planet guides to its book subscription...

Scribd's e-book subscription service is only six months old, and already it's working hard to hook some big names to convince you that it's worth $9 a month. The company has... Read More

Recon's deal with the 'other'...

Recon's deal with the 'other' Motorola could see a rugged...

Head-mounted computing specialists Recon Instruments is building quite a team to take on Google Glass. Last year, Intel offered both cash and its manufacturing and... Read More

US government approves...

US government approves Facebook's purchase of Oculus

We're not sure there was ever much doubt, but the US government has given the thumbs up to Facebook's $2 billion purchase of Oculus VR. The Federal Trade Commission examined... Read More

MOVIES

Robert Downey Jr. Tweets...

Robert Downey Jr. Tweets First Photo From 'Avengers: Age of...

Iron Man is back. That's the word from actor Robert Downey Jr., who tweeted his first photo from the set of "Avengers: Age of Ultron" Tuesday. And while the photo doesn't... Read More

Hot Docs 2014: 'The...

Hot Docs 2014: 'The Internet's Own Boy: The Story of Aaron...

The 2014 Pulitzer Prize was handed over to the Guardian and the Washington Post for coverage of documents released by National Security Agency whistleblower Edward... Read More

David Foster Wallace's Family...

David Foster Wallace's Family Doesn't Support the Jason...

According to the family of David Foster Wallace, the upcoming biopic of the late author is "not consider[ed] ... an homage," and is not, in fact, at all supported by anyone... Read More

FOOD

Homemade Butter Biscuits

Homemade Butter Biscuits

Looking for a biscuit recipe? These homemade biscuits will be a hit! Read More

What Pantry Items to Splurge...

What Pantry Items to Splurge On and How to Use Them

Want to know which pantry items to splurge on? Read More

News Bites:...

News Bites: Vegetable-Flavored Ice Cream, Food Shortages...

Looking for food news? News Bites rounds up the tastiest food news from around the web. Read More

COOLAGE

Shazia Ilmi: Is Anyone Secular?

Shazia Ilmi: Is Anyone...

AAP Candidate Shazia Ilmi's remark on Muslims was not well received... Read More

Take pride in the voter's democracy

Take pride in the voter's...

Colleges will be shut, offices closed and all the other hangouts be... Read More

HTC Desire 210 - Great price, specs but tough competition

HTC Desire 210 - Great price,...

Where top smartphone brands including the techies Samsung, LG... Read More

GAMING

Banjo-Kazooie spiritual successor canceled, composer says

Banjo-Kazooie spiritual...

A proposed spiritual successor to Rare's Nintendo 64 platformer Banjo-Kazooie has been... Read More

Another World rated for current consoles, handhelds in...

Another World rated for...

Eric Chahi's classic side-scrolling adventure game Another World may soon see a... Read More

Fan support could lead to SNES, GBA Remix

Fan support could lead to...

"If you build it, they will come" doesn't always apply to game development, as NES Remix... Read More

AUTOS

2015 Volvo S60 T6 Drive-E

Filed under: Sedan, Volvo, Luxury, Quick Spins For those not paying attention, Volvo has...

Yamaha PES1 and PED1 electric...

Filed under: Technology, Tokyo Motor Show, Motorcycle, Electric A big player in the...

TVR sets up R&D center to...

Filed under: Coupe, Performance, UK, MISC TVR has had a tough go of it lately. Once one...

Mercedes to bridge gap to AMG...

Filed under: Sedan, Performance, Mercedes-Benz, Luxury Want to get your hands on a new...

FASHION

Best of the Beauty Aisle...

Filed under: Best of the Beauty AisleThe best skin care products from P&G for spring...

Duchess Kate shines in soft...

Filed under: Royal Family By: What Kate Wore For today's visit to South Australia the...

Top 9 at 9: Leslie Mann looks...

Filed under: Top 9 at 9We've got the top 9 things you need to know this a.m. - from the...