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  1. Google Acquires the Pixel Division of HTC for $1.1 Billion

    09.21 / 19:41 chipchick.com Chipchick.com - Technology
    Reality has fallen a bit short of rumors that Google would acquire Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC — today, the two companies announced that Google will only acquire the division of HTC responsible for producing the Pixel smartphone, accounting for 20 percent of HTC’s workforce (about 2,000 employees). The $1.1 billion deal will also give Google non-exclusive […] This story was originally published at Google Acquires the Pixel Division of HTC for $1.1 Bi…
  2. 17 Simply Magical Disney Mickey Mouse Ears

    09.21 / 16:47 chipchick.com Chipchick.com - Technology
    A true Disney fan knows that your good ears are crucial to your Disney collection. No longer limited to the black Mickey Mouse ears hat, you can proudly display your favorite hero or villain in the truest of Disney fashions! Toy Story Woody Ears These ears are hand-crafted with attention to detail and the amount […] This story was originally published at 17 Simply Magical Disney Mickey Mouse…
  3. You Can Preorder the Standard Edition Xbox One X Starting This Week

    09.21 / 13:43 chipchick.com Chipchick.com - Technology
    Last month, Microsoft got the Xbox One X party started by putting up a limited Scorpio edition of the console for preorder, paying tribute to the console’s popular development code name. Those are all sold out now, so Microsoft’s ready to move on to the much less limited edition — starting this week, the regular Xbox […] This story was originally published at You Can Preorder the Standard Edition Xbox One X Starting This We…
  4. This New App Thinks Clean, Accessible Public Bathrooms Are Worth Paying For

    09.14 / 22:47 chipchick.com Chipchick.com - Technology
    Got a bathroom emergency brewing in the big city? Sometimes you don’t have many options — most places (fairly enough) reserve their bathrooms for customers, plenty others don’t have any at all, and it’s hard to tell which is which when you’re on the street and desperately looking. Is that a problem worth paying money to […] This story was originally published at This New App Thinks Clean, Accessible Public Bathrooms Are Worth Paying Fo…
  5. You Need to Check Out This Bicycle Made Out of Whisky Barrels

    09.14 / 21:38 chipchick.com Chipchick.com - Technology
    This might be the only time when combining booze with bicycles is OK! Not wanting good wood to go to waste, upscale bike manufacturer Renovo decided to let Scottish whisky experts Glenmorangie know that their old whisky barrels could find new life in their workshops. The result is the Glenmorangie Original, a gorgeous bike built […] This story was originally published at You Need to Check Out This Bicycle Made Out of Whisky…
  6. The Latest Nintendo 2DS XL Special Edition Looks Just Like a Poké Ball

    09.14 / 20:32 chipchick.com Chipchick.com - Technology
    How can Nintendo possibly top that adorable Pikachu 3DS XL from earlier this year? Well, with how cute that guy was, we’re not sure if that’s possible, but this new 2DS XL has a good argument! Nintendo is dressing up their latest and greatest handheld as a Poké Ball in a special edition release confirmed to be […] This story was originally published at The Latest Nintendo 2DS XL Special Edition Looks Just Like a Poké Bal…
  7. Polaroid Analog Instant Photography is Finally Returning in the Polaroid Originals OneStep 2

    09.14 / 19:27 chipchick.com Chipchick.com - Technology
    A retro movement nearly a decade in the making has finally reached its culmination. While Polaroid has been busy staying alive by lending their name to digital instant cameras, the Impossible Project has been loyal to the analog ideal, preserving and selling original Polaroid film and cameras. This week, the two movements came together. The […] This story was originally published at Polaroid Analog Instant Photography is Finally Returning in the Polaroid Originals OneStep…
  8. Here are 15 Totally Adorable Versions of Your Favorite Characters

    09.14 / 16:26 chipchick.com Chipchick.com - Technology
    Star Trek, Star Wars — doesn’t matter! Everything’s fair game when it comes to the adorable artistry of Steph Lew. Her cuties draw on the whole pantheon of pop culture, and better yet, they’re all available as high-quality prints! If there’s a hole in your array of living room art (and there’s always one!), we’ll help […] This story was originally published at Here are 15 Totally Adorable Versions of Your Favorite Ch…
  9. Tesla Assigned Partial Responsibility for Last Year’s Fatal Autopilot Crash

    09.14 / 15:28 chipchick.com Chipchick.com - Technology
    While most of the automotive industry has approached autonomous driving slowly and cautiously, Tesla has sped forward — last year, to fatal results. In May 2016, Joshua Brown was killed when his Tesla Model S collided with a semi truck while Autopilot, Tesla’s semi-autonomous driving technology, was activated. Brown was assigned most of the blame for […] This story was originally published at Tesla Assigned Partial Responsibility for Last Year’s Fatal Autopilot Cr…
  10. Dell’s Cool and Comfortable Mixed Reality Headset is Available for Preorder Today

    09.14 / 13:29 chipchick.com Chipchick.com - Technology
    IFA 2017 was big for Microsoft’s upcoming Mixed Reality platform. Arriving with the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update on October 17, Windows Mixed Reality combines virtual reality with the internal tracking features Microsoft introduced on their HoloLens headset. That’s allowed for Mixed Reality headsets that don’t require external light towers to work — you can roam […] This story was originally published at Dell’s Cool and Comfortable Mixed Reality Headset is A…