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Struggling SoundCloud may be looking for a buyer, seeking more than $1 billion

Still struggling to get its SoundCloud Go streaming music service off the ground, the company is looking for a buyer. Problem is, appears nobody wants to pay the premium company executives are asking for.
Virtual Reality

Virtual drum sets are now a reality as YouTuber plays Pokémon theme in VR

YouTuber Emre Tanirgan has uploaded a video that shows him playing the Pokémon theme in VR on virtual drums. Tanirgan was successfully able to replicate the hi-hat, snare, and toms, all with dynamic sounds.
Movies & TV

New teaser for the ‘Gilmore Girls’ revival on Netflix reveals the premiere date

Mark your calendar for a return to Stars Hollow. Netflix has announced that the much-anticipated Gilmore Girls revival will premiere this fall, via a new teaser. The first of four parts will begin streaming on Black Friday.

New algorithm optimizes photo portfolios for the viewer’s screen and even CPU

Creating a photography portfolio online means deciding between quick uploads and high quality, but a new plugin for Wix optimizes photographs with a unique algorithm that detects the viewer's device, screen size, and even memory…

The Skully AR-1 smart motorcycle helmet is dead, but could still rise from beyond the grave

Hardware startup Skully has abruptly closed it doors this week after the San Francisco hardware startup ousted its founder and CEO. But there's still a glimmer of hope for pre-orders should the company find capital beyond the grave.
Movies & TV

‘South Park’ creators tease possible return of polarizing character in season 20

Prepare to very possibly have your mind blown during South Park season 20. Creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone have teased that they might bring back a dead character.
Cool Tech

New York’s Momofuku Nishi is the first restaurant to serve veggie burgers that ‘bleed’ like real beef

As of today, New York’s Momofuku Nishi restaurant has become the first eatery to serve Impossible Foods’ “animal-free” burger as part of its regular restaurant menu. These burgers taste just like the real thing -- right down to the…

Find a place to park (and charge your Tesla) with Parkopedia and Apple Maps

Finding a parking space has always been a pain. But now, thanks to a new partnership between Parkopedia and Apple Maps, you'll be able to discover "key information about parking garages and lots around the world."

Back to the ’90s: Crystal Pepsi to relaunch with fest featuring Salt-N-Pepa, more

Pepsi will relaunch Crystal Pepsi, its most iconic early-'90s brand, in August with a special event featuring performances from Salt-N-Pepa, Biz Markie, Lisa Loeb, and EN Vogue. A there will be tetherball, too.

Want to master ‘Pokémon Go’? Here’s every tip you need to know

These days, it seems as though everyone is playing the latest release in the Pokémon franchise. We breakdown all the nuances of 'Pokémon Go' to help you become to very best there ever was.
Product Review

CogniToys Dino Toy Review

Powered by IBM's Watson AI, this talking dino is the smartest toy we’ve ever seen.

Legendary and Square Enix to create live-action series based on the 'Life is Strange' game

Legendary Digital Studios is now working on a live-action series based on the Life is Strange graphic adventure game. The studio is still seeking out a director and writers, and there's no release date just yet. dj2 Entertainment…