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Prestige ColorPic lets you see what your walls would look like with a fresh coat of paint

Don't just imagine what new color your walls should be. Actually see it. And not just in your mind's eye either, but rather on your phone. It's all possible with a new app from Prestige Paints called ColorPic.

Trends with Benefits: Butt-blimp crashes, Tesla’s speed crown, edible batteries 29:47

Tesla claims quickest car in the world, WhatsApp gets less private, the world's largest aircraft crashed on its second flight, IFA is coming, and we found a battery you can eat.
Movies & TV

Between the Streams: ‘Don’t Breathe’ sees the light, Justice League goes Dark 34:11

This week, we'll go down the comic book rabbit hole with the Justice League Dark movie, Dark Universe; discuss the weekend's biggest movie, Don't Breathe; chat about new Guardians of the Galaxy concept art; and explore the problem…

New app Nookhub puts bikes in nooks safe from thieves

There are tricks to locking up that can make your bike less likely to get stolen, but no lock is invulnerable. Where it's parked is key. Nookhub, a new app, offers cyclists a place to park their precious ride that's as secure as it gets.
Virtual Reality

Oculus cooking up a VR containment system for room-scale Rift experiences

The Oculus Rift Touch controller arrives soon, and Oculus VR is getting customers ready by building what's known as a caged system. It's similar to HTC's "Chaperone" method for the Vive headset, which defines a block of physical space for…

Aston Martin pays tribute to legendary British aircraft with V12 Vantage S Spitfire

Aston Martin has created a special version of the Vantage called the V12 Vantage S Spitfire 80 Edition. Limited to just eight examples, the vehicle was designed to honor the 80th anniversary of the Supermarine Spitfire’s maiden…
Social Media

Internet has the last laugh as burkini ban is repealed

Posting your opinion on the now repealed burkini ban in several French towns could get you faced with a lawsuit -- if that post includes images of the police anyways. One French town tried to sue social media sharers.

The Apple Music Festival has some big names this year, but you’ll have to subscribe to watch it

Looking forward to the 10th anniversary of the Apple Music Festival? Then you better make sure you're an Apple Music subscriber. Otherwise, you won't be able to enjoy the 10 stars already slated to perform.
Product Review

Grovemade Wood Speakers and Amp Review

Grovemade's meticulously crafted Wood Speakers sound as unique as they look.
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iPhone hack attack prompts Apple to release emergency update 2:30

Plus: Uber burns through a big pile of cash in just half a year, and James Cameron's 1986 movie 'Aliens' gets a Blu-ray birthday box set.
Movies & TV

‘Spectre’ helmer is in talks for a live-action ‘James and the Giant Peach’ movie

A live-action adaptation of Roald Dahl's James and the Giant Peach for Disney might be directed by Oscar-winning American Beauty director Sam Mendes and penned by High Fidelity's Nick Hornby.

Insider video shows how a deconstructed burger commercial is filmed

Photographer and visual engineer Steve Giralt gives us a behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to film a deconstructed burger commercial using a Phantom 4K camera and a robotic arm.