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Tumblr’s Updated Terms Of Service Possess An Alien Beauty

1. Tumblr officially acknowledges its hero: View this image › BBC / Via giphy.com Tumblr just updated its Terms of Service, Privacy Policy, and Community Guidelines. The changes are relatively minor, except that they expressly state that all selfies can and will be used in Dr. Pepper marketing campaigns. I’m kidding lol. Haha but seriously….. […]

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Why We’re Not At The Biggest Tech Show In The World

View this image › Via theverge.com For a long time, the Consumer Electronics Show, which began in 1967, was the Super Bowl of new technology. It was a city-sized crystal ball, revealing what we’ll have in our living rooms and pockets a year or two or three years from now. This is the first time […]

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“GTA V’s” Production Budget Vs. A Real City’s Budget

View this image › Kevin Tang 1. Which costs more? ilc.fd.org Making GTA V for a year Running Peoria, IL for a year ✓ X Peoria is slated to spend $137 million on its city (pop. 115,000) this year. 2. Which costs more? bbofranchising.com Making GTA V for a year Running Aspen, CO for a […]

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It’s 1972. How The Hell Do You Explain What A Video Game Is?

Video available at: http://youtube.com/watch?v=jLGBtkKPj2U. The Magnavox Odyssey was the first consumer video game console, the pioneering device that presaged a 20-billion-dollar industry. But when it was released in 1972, almost no one outside a handful of American scientists would have known what a video game even was. This short promotional film was given to Magnavox […]

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