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The Force is Strong with Star Wars Merchandise

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The Force is Strong with Star Wars Merchandise

The Star Wars phenomenon is taking over the world. The latest movie in the franchise, The Force Awakens, has already dethroned Avatar as the highest-grossing movie of all time in North America. That’s an incredible feat considering the record was broken in just twenty days. With all this hype comes some pretty awesome Star Wars…

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DroneCop: The Future of Police in the Sky

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DroneCop: The Future of Police in the Sky

A gang of thieves just robbed a bank and are driving recklessly through the city in a getaway car. The police are too late and the thieves got away with million dollars in cash and jewels. Surveillance cameras capture their escape. A drone police pilot dispatches a drone cop, and it takes off immediately. The…

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Deliveries by Drone: What will it be like?

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Deliveries by Drone: What will it be like?

As most of you know, Amazon is getting closer to delivering your packages via drone.  I’m sure everyone is wondering what it will actually be like.  Will you have to stand outside when the drone arrives?  Will the drone know that your dog is in the yard…and avoid it?  How quickly will the drone deliver your…

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Star Trek Will Return to Television in 2017

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Star Trek Will Return to Television in 2017

Trekkies around the world are rejoicing because it has been announced that a new Star Trek series is in the works. The show will premiere on CBS and then new episodes will be available on CBS All Access digital subscription service. The CBS service costs $5.99 a month and was launched last year and includes…

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What Life Will be like once Artificial Intelligence is Here

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What Life Will be like once Artificial Intelligence is Here

What if artificial intelligence (AI) was finally here? I don’t mean Watson or another computer that is smarter than normal. I’m talking about a straight up android who looks and acts human, and can be your assistant, your employee, your friend, your lover, or your bodyguard. Everyone is worried that once this happens, the machines…

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The Fallout 4 Frenzy is Coming

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The Fallout 4 Frenzy is Coming

Fallout 4 will be released on November 10th, 2015 and plenty of videogamers are super excited. Bethesda, the company behind the game, has embarked on a unique marketing strategy that certainly has helped that excitement level grow. Plenty of products are being released that heavily feature the Fallout brand and some of them are a…

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330 Years of Unknown History: The Oldest Road in America Finally Surfaces

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330 Years of Unknown History: The Oldest Road in America Finally Surfaces

Often, there are hidden truths and old tales that get lost with each generation.  As such, there is an untold story about the United States that begins in the 1600s. Prior to English entrepreneur and Pennsylvania founder William Penn’s arrival to the New World, this continent was inhabited by various Indigenous Indian tribes.  Once the…

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What Back to the Future Part II Got Right and Wrong

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What Back to the Future Part II Got Right and Wrong

  Whoa, this is heavy. Back to the Future Day is officially here. The world had 26 years to create the items from the future that Marty, Doc and Jennifer traveled to in the 1989 film. So how does the movie’s version of 2015 compare to the real 2015? Let’s find out! Hoverboards  Over the…

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What Hollywood is Telling us with The Martian

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What Hollywood is Telling us with The Martian

With more and more movies about interplanetary travel coming out over the past few years, I think Hollywood is trying to tell us something. Interestingly enough, this is not science-fiction anymore, this is reality. There’s a good chance that in order for humanity to survive, we will have to colonize other planets. Even if this…

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What Will Humans Evolve Into in the Next Century

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What Will Humans Evolve Into in the Next Century

When I have philosophical discussions with friends or family, typically the topic comes up regarding humans and computers. Being that I’m a tech geek, they always seem to think that I have the answers. I do have opinions, so they could suffice for now. My biggest opinion is that one day, when the Singularity happens, and artificial…

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