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Porsche says no to autonomous cars: ‘One wants to drive a Porsche by oneself’

In a recent interview, Porsche CEO Oliver Blume said that his company has no plans to develop an autonomous vehicle. The executive said that a performance brand should focus on building drivers cars.
Social Media

Facebook users have 3.5 degrees of separation from one another, data shows

It's not a milestone, but Facebook is bringing a lot of attention to its 12th birthday. Its research team released data that shows how close Facebook users are to one another. Plus, custom Friends Day video and #BeforeFacebookI.

Nintendo details Zelda: Twilight Princess HD gameplay improvements

Nintendo has a number of major changes in store for its upcoming HD revamp of The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess, resulting in a streamlined experience that eliminates many of the flaws present in the game's original 2006 release.
Social Media

Twitter is testing a dedicated GIF button on its mobile app

Twitter users have spotted a dedicated GIF button on the platform's mobile app, which gives them access to trending and categorized GIFs. Selected users are already tweeting out GIFs using the new feature.

The Galaxy S7 Edge is on the edge of a big launch, FCC documents reveal

Samsung might introduce a 6-inch Galaxy S7 Plus to go along with a 5.5-inch Galaxy S7 Edge, and a 5.1-inch Galaxy S7. Samsung has released two different Edge phone versions in the past, along with its non-edged phones.

Watch Dre’s latest hip-hop phenom rock a drum solo in his TV debut

Up-and-coming rapper Anderson .Paak performed two tracks off of his recent record Malibu on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert, showcasing his immense vocal ability, and some serious talent on the drums.

You can now checkout with Apple Pay at 2 million retail locations

Apple Pay is growing rapidly, so we've built a list of all the vendors, retailers, and companies that plan to support Apple Pay or already do. Plus, we've integrated details on its forthcoming international launch.
Cool Tech

Scientists have sequenced the bed bug's entire genome in search of clues on how to kill it

If researchers with the American Museum of Natural History and Weill Cornell Medicine have their way, we might not have to worry about these annoying – and painful -- pests for much longer.

Thom Yorke to auction original Radiohead lyrics, written inside a William Blake novel

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke will auction the original handwritten lyrics to Airbag from OK Computer for charity, which he wrote inside his personal copy of William Blake's Songs of Innocence and Experience.

The Galaxy S7 is ready for takeoff, as the FCC gives its blessing 4:46

It's time to get excited, because the Samsung Galaxy S7 is reportedly on the way as early as March 2016. The latest rumor says the device is capable of 17 hours of continuous video playback on full brightness.

Platinum Games needed to make other studios' games to survive

Platinum Games CEO Tatsuya Minami explained that the studio originally planned to stick to making original IP, but left that aspect of its vision behind to become the company it is today.