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8 Obsolete School Supplies and the Tech That Replaced Them

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It’s easy to look at kids in school today and think they have it easier than we did.

They get to use iPads instead of three-ring binders, Wikipedia instead of a dusty encyclopedia CD-ROMs and their classrooms are more connected than ours ever were. But while new tech makes learning a more enriching experience, it also makes it a lot harder to slack off.

Think back to those classes in which it was easy to share answers with your friends and get by…

Apple Sells 44 Million iPhones in Q2, Beats Earnings Estimates

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Apple beat Wall Street estimates for earnings and revenue in the March quarter, but projected lower-than-expected results for the upcoming quarter

Apple posted earnings of $11.62 a share on revenue of $45.6 billion for the second quarter, coming in well ahead of analyst estimates for earnings of $10.18 a share on revenue of $43.5 billion. However, the company said it expects revenue to drop to between $36 billion and $38 billion in the June quarter

Quibb, The News Reader For Professionals, Taps Alphaworks To Close A $750k Seed Round

Quibb, a service that helps industry professional share and discuss relevant news items, is looking to finish up its seed round on Alphaworks, the crowdsourced equity exchange platform recently unveiled by betaworks. Quibb represents one of the first companies to use the platform. The company has secured $650k from investors and is looking to close on another $100k through Alphaworks. Quibb is a… Read More

10 DIY Projects to Revive Your Useless Junk

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We love a good DIY project, but nothing beats one that lets you craft without spending a cent.

And with spring cleaning in mind, why throw away useful materials when you could upcycle them instead? From unworn ties to useless floppy discs, there’s a DIY to recycle nearly all of your odds and ends.

Channel your thrifty side with these DIY projects made from free items around your home.

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Apple Q2 Earnings: What to Expect

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During Apple’s second quarter earnings call a year ago, CEO Tim Cook noted that the company would have “really great stuff coming in the fall, and across all of 2014.”

Apple made good on its promise to have a busy fall last year, releasing updates to its iPhone and iPad line, but the company has been noticeably quiet throughout the first third of this year. The new products, or lack of them, will likely be a point of focus when Apple’s executives join the Q2 earnings call this year.

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Celebrate the Planet With Mashable This Earth Day

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Look outside for a second. Think about how incredibly remarkable it is that we’re floating around on a huge rock spinning rapidly around a giant ball of fire in an otherwise uninhabitable vacuum called Space

Now, take out your smartphone (if you’re lucky enough to have one), and spread a bit of that joy, wonder and gratitude toward our planet with the tag #MashEarth, and let us spread it even further

This Earth…

22 Songs to Celebrate Earth Day

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Tuesday marks another annual celebration of Earth Day, so it’s time to get in touch with the beautiful world we inhabit.

Whether you plant trees, make your work area greener or simply take a moment to reflect, be sure to embrace the spirit of the event

To help you celebrate Earth Day, we compiled a Music Monday playlist of songs that are both catchy and environmentally-minded.

So throw on our playlist, and…

Every Game Boy Model From the Past 25 Years

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Monday is the 25th anniversary of the original Game Boy’s release in Japan. We’ve come a long way from that green and black screen. Whether you have fond memories playing Tetris, Pok

8 Modern Gadgets That Look Like They Macarena’d Out of the ’90s

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The dream of the ’90s is alive in modern technology

The decade, which left its mark in the form of absurdly colorful outfits and zany cartoons, has never really left the building. It’s still a popular reference point in terms of style and culture — which is probably why there are so many gadgets that have taken cues from the ’90s.

From portable CD players to the high-tech return of the Furby, here are eight modern…

8 Modern Gadgets That Look Like They Macarena’d Out of the ’90s

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The dream of the ’90s is alive in modern technology

The decade, which left its mark in the form of absurdly colorful outfits and zany cartoons, has never really left the building. It’s still a popular reference point in terms of style and culture — which is probably why there are so many gadgets that have taken cues from the ’90s.

From portable CD players to the high-tech return of the Furby, here are eight modern…