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Honest Descriptions of Netflix Shows, Based on TV Posters



You’re not supposed to judge a book by it’s cover, we know. But how about a Netflix show?

The sheer number of shows on Netflix makes it nearly impossible to choose something that you actually want to watch. Instead, you’re left with endless questions: What shows are worth it the time investment? What shows are actually creative and fresh? What shows will help you pay off your school loans? Snap judgments are really the only way to go here.


‘BioShock’ for iOS Will Arrive on Your Phones Tonight



BioShock‘s mobile port is arriving on iPhones and iPads Wednesday night, according to 2K Games.

The mobile port of the last-gen classic was announced earlier this monthBioShock for iOS will feature the full game that originally appeared on console and PC in 2007, with scaled back graphics so it can run on mobile hardware.

BioShock features touch controls to replicate the first-person shooter control scheme of the original game. The port was created by 2K…

New Audio Reveals ‘Pause’ in Michael Brown Shooting, Attorney Says



The FBI is reportedly investigating a new audio tape that allegedly captures the shooting of Michael Brown, according to CNN reports.

In the tape, you can hear at least 10 shots fired, with a significant pause separating the shooting into two segmentsCNN’s Don Lemon said the news network hasn’t confirmed the tape’s authenticity. Michael Brown was shot at least six times according to an autopsy.

Listen to the tape:

Lopa Blumenthal, a Missouri-based attorney for the unidentified man who…

20 Honest Twitter Reactions to Emmys’ Sexist Sofia Vergara Bit



It’s the Emmys, 1965 edition

The awards show hit an uncomfortable note when Television Academy CEO Bruce Rosenblum asked Sofia Vergara to stand on a rotating pedestal while he discussed the diversity of television production. The Modern Family actress obliged, awkwardly rotating in front of the Emmys audience, displayed like a sequined handbag on E!’s Clutch Cam.

It seemed like Rosenblum might take the opportunity to make a point…

Europe Dominates World Wind Power Share, But Trails in Capacity



Wind energy was one of the largest contributors to an increase in renewable electricity generation in 2013, but different regions of the globe are adopting wind power at different paces.

Most of the leading countries with the highest percentages of wind energy in 2013 were located in Europe, according to a recent report from the Earth Policy Institute, an environmental think tank based in Washington, D.C. Denmark tops the list, generating one-third (33.8%) of its electricity from wind power….

Instagram Rolls Out Deeper Analytics for Advertisers



Instagram launched a suite of deeper analytics for advertisers on Thursday that are targeted to offer greater visibility into how their campaigns are performing on the network.

The new metrics, like impressions, reach and engagement, will provide data to marketers almost in real time. The program is being rolled out to Instagram’s several dozen ad partners, including Levi’s, Hollister and Taco Bell. The Facebook-owned photo platform plans to roll out the program to all potential advertisers…

Unseen, An Anonymous Photo Sharing App For Colleges, Raises $2.1 Million

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Silbert’s Bitcoin Opportunity Fund Drops $250K On India-Based Unocoin


Vine Competitor Groopie Lets Vloggers Create TV-Style Shows Together


Drop, The Location-Based Messenger, Closes $1.25M From Atlas Ventures, Spark Capital

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