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Check Out This Fantastic Tetris Family Tree

While creating his graphic novel on the history of the block-stacking game, Box Brown needed a chart to keep all the players straight. So he made one. The post Check Out This Fantastic Tetris Family Tree appeared first on WIRED.
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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella (Photo by Mat Hayward/Getty Images for We Day) Microsoft's stock cracked its dot com era high on Thursday after postingquarterly results that handily beat expectations. The
10 guns, including an AR-style weapon, as well as 50TB in data seized during search of NSA contractor Harold T. Martin III. The former Booz Allen Hamilton contractor is expected to face espionage char
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Nintendo has announced a new gaming system which combines a portable handheld device with a dock to use at home
A pair of University of Florida researchers says they know why snakes no longer walk the Earth: The enhancer of a gene known as the Sonic hedgehog got turned off. A separate study found the enhancer
Nap time is officially over for Hillary Clinton. Or at least that’s what the Democratic presidential candidate told reporters after Wednesday night’s final presidential debate. Clinton spoke with med
Downing Street says it is "categorically not reviewing" whether foreign students should be excluded from net migration figures.
The $369 Apple Watch Nike+ has specially designed sports bands along with a version of the Nike+ app designed to make it easy for runners to see their progress on the move.
Telecom giant AT&T has been in talks recently to possibly buy Time Warner, Bloomberg reports.        
Online payments firm PayPal reported third quarter earnings on Thursday that matched analysts' expectations for profit and revenue growth.
Under CEO Satya Nadella the computing giant continues its shift toward a cloud-focused business model.        
For the 14-year-old high student, Sundays are for making videos, catching up with friends and sailing on Sheepshead Bay.
The presidential debates wrapped up Wednesday night in Las Vegas when Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton faced off against her Republican opponent Donald Trump in what proved to be a contentious affa
Affordable Robot + Unpleasant Chore = Happy Shopper        
It is wonderful that many organizations, including mine, (End Distracted Driving), will be holding events, providing resources and highlighting measures to keep teens safer on the highways
Brooks HaysGAITHERSBURG, Md., Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Researchers have for the first time managed to create a hologram using neutron beams instead of lasers.
Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko was promoted Wednesday to the newly created position of deputy prime minister, despite allegations of his involvement in a large doping scandal.
The glass is more than just a design feature, it may improve antenna performance.
"Why do I need to know this?" It is a question posed daily by students to teachers across the country. Sometimes, the answer can seem a bit esoteric: "Yes, Johnny, you will need calculus in the real
One Silicon Valley executive believes you can accomplish more work in 40 hours than you think. And the research proves it.
Back in June, Ubisoft confirmed Watch Dogs 2 will be released on Xbox One, PS4 and PC on November 15, 2016. Ubisoft recently pushed back the PC launch of its action game Watch Dogs 2, saying the game
The NBA announced on Thursday that starting next week the league will be streaming one game a week in VR, all season long. The games will rotate each week, which means you should get to see your favo
“The Rocky Horror Picture Show” has some pretty iconic looks. Luckily, they aren’t too difficult to recreate. With Fox’s remake airing on Thursday, Oct. 20, the characters will be fresh in people’s m
Amazon CEO gave comments during Vanity Fair summit in San Francisco.        
A 62-year-old Spanish woman gave birth to a baby girl earlier this month. Lina Alvarez of the city of Lugo in northwest Spain, encourages other women who are late in life to have babies so long as th
A Nobel Prize-winning scientist says he has resigned as an external member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences to protest the "repressive policies" of Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban'
Thousands of critically endangered baby toads are heading from a California zoo to Puerto Rico
Michael Dolan is the chief information security officer (CISO) for Element Fleet Management. Dolan has more than 17 years of experience in information security, privacy, compliance, and operational ri
The Guardian vessel is a ‘submersible unmanned surface vehicle’ that creates a bubble of gas around itself to minimize friction, allowing it to hit a top speed of roughly 40 mph.
Buy global, pay local -- companies like Uber use Adyen to make payments easy from around the world.
From to-do lists to videoconferencing, we've got some choice picks of software here.
The future of artificial intelligence (AI) taking human jobs as predicted by the White House last week is far less extreme than what English theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking is expecting to happ
The initial reveal trailer for the Nintendo Switch really raised more questions than it had answers, and I've got some worries.

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