Top Stories of the Day // July 16, 2015

This Rancor Costume Takes Star Wars Cosplay To A Whole New Level |
Judge Throws Out Cybersquatting Claims For 16 Year Old Domain |
Despite Consumer Complaints, Amazon Prime Day Sales Soar |
Misfit Debuts The Flash Link, A $20 Activity Tracker That Also Controls Apps And Smart Home Devices |
Flipagram Raises $70M, Scores Record Label Deals Thanks To 30M+ Music Hungry Users |
Windows 10 Is Reportedly Done |
The Future Of Samsung Could Rest On A Single Vote Tomorrow |

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Today’s Top Stories // Jul 16, 2015

This Rancor Costume Takes Star Wars Cosplay To A Whole New Level

Comic Con is full of Vaders, Boba Fetts, and Storm Troopers. But how many people can say they’ve roamed the show in an ultra detailed, kind-of-terrifying… read more

Judge Throws Out Cybersquatting Claims For 16 Year Old Domain

In what has to be one of the best court transcripts about a domain name I’ve read, Judge Lewis Kaplan essentially eviscerated the attorney for Office… read more

Despite Consumer Complaints, Amazon Prime Day Sales Soar

Consumer demand was there for Amazon Prime Day, but the deals did not deliver. At least, that's the sentiment being shared on social media about Amazon's… read more

Misfit Debuts The Flash Link, A $20 Activity Tracker That Also Controls Apps And Smart Home Devices

For a company like Misfit, which got its start as the maker of an attractive health and fitness monitoring device that women would actually like to wear, it… read more

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Flipagram Raises $70M, Scores Record Label Deals Thanks To 30M+ Music Hungry Users

It’s a mix of Instagram and YouTube…maybe a bit of a old school RockYou component. No matter how you look at it, Flipagram has seen enormous growth… read more

Windows 10 Is Reportedly Done

According to The Verge's Tom Warren, Windows 10 is done, having reached RTM status with build number 10240. The timing is not surprising. Microsoft will… read more

The Future Of Samsung Could Rest On A Single Vote Tomorrow

These are trying times for Samsung Electronics, the largest Korean company by market cap and one of the largest technology companies in the world. The once… read more

TOP VIDEOS

Harmonix Shows Off Freestyle Guitar Solos For Rock Band 4

 Rock Band developers Harmonix stopped by New York City last week to preview the latest installment, Rock… read more

Fly Or Die: Amazon Echo

Upon first hearing about the Amazon Echo, a device that sits in the home and receives voice-powered commands, I… read more

Gillmor Gang: WonderLust

 The Gillmor Gang — John Borthwick, Robert Scoble, Dan Farber, Keith Teare, Kevin Marks, and Steve Gillmor…. read more

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