The ‘Star Wars’ Galaxy Is So Much Sweeter With Sesame Street

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In a cookies and milk galaxy far, far away, all the Star Wars characters you know and love are sweeter — and edible! — Sesame Street characters.

Among the gluttonous crew: Princess Leia (Princess Parfait-a), Luke Skywalker (Luke Pie-walker), and Han Solo (Flan Solo)

Naturally, Flan Solo is played by Cookie Monster, and he's probably going to have a nibble at Princess Parfait-a's hair made of Oreo cookies

The wordplay in Star S'Mores are as infinite as the galaxy itself

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Video: YouTube, Sesame Street

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A 512GB SD Card Has More Storage Than Your Computer

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You can now get an SD card with more storage than your average PC.

SanDisk announced the Extreme Pro SDXC card (UHS-1) on Friday, the world's first SD card with room for 512 gigabytes of data — more than a half a terabyte of storage. To put that into perspective, 128GB is starting capacity for most Ultrabooks and the MacBook Air, and 256GB is common for most PC solid-state disk (SSD) drives today.

The 512GB card is rated for 4K video capture and able to write all the data needed to store ultra-high-res footage in real time. Photographers will also like its ability to keep pace with high-speed burst photography. Read more...

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Reports: NFL Star Adrian Peterson Indicted in Child Injury Case

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Adrian Peterson, the star running back for the Minnesota Vikings, has been indicted on charges of reckless or negligent injury to a child, according to multiple sources.

Reports emerged on Friday afternoon that Peterson had been charged in Montgomery County in Texas, located northwest of Houston. The Montgomery County police office did not return request for comment; the area's district attorney declined to comment to other publications.

Rusty Hardin, Peterson's attorney, confirmed the indictment to Mark Berman of Houston's Fox TV affiliate

TMZ reported that the alleged victim is a male child from Minnesota who was visiting Peterson in Texas in May. Read more...

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Come To The TechCrunch Virtual Reality Meetup In LA On Sept 18th

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Intel Unveils a Connected Wheelchair, With Help From Stephen Hawking

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It’s not just light bulbs and thermostats joining the Internet of things — Intel has now given the wheelchair a new layer of connectivity.

On Tuesday, the company announced its newest smart device in partnership with world-renowned physicist Stephen Hawking. The new connected wheelchair was designed by a team of engineering interns at Intel as part of the company's Intel Collaborators program

The device monitors vitals of the person sitting in the chair, including blood pressure, heart rate and body temperature. It also collects information on the user's surroundings, allowing them to rate accessibility of different locations Read more...

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iOS 8 Won’t Be Able To Forward Texts To Your Computer For A Few Weeks After Launch

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6 Vines That Bring Stories and Doodles to Life

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Last week, we challenged you to give life to something on paper in a Vine. Canadian artist couple Daniel Lynds and Sundi Richard guest-hosted the contest, kicking it off with a few of their own examples.

"Something about the #OffThePage theme may have been a bit daunting at first, but after a few submissions, things picked up," they said. "Ultimately we had a lot of fun and were blown away by the surprising interpretations of the theme."

Lynds and Richard, a married couple that shares a film background, frequently collaborate on Vine to create live-action videos. They recently started a joint account as well Read more...

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Millions Watched an Alleged Serial Abuser Play for the Ravens Last Night

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Are you not entertained, America?

As announcer Chris Berman amply displayed during his commentary on Monday Night Football this week, widespread allegations of domestic abuse and love of the game can be awkward to juggle when you're an NFL fan. Now, despite a bruising week of controversy for the country's most popular sports league, it seems viewers are far from giving up on the game.

CBS and NFL Networks' season-opening broadcast of Thursday Night Football featured the Baltimore Ravens, the team that fired domestic violence poster boy Ray Rice this week, beating the Pittsburgh Steelers 26-6 Read more...

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Payments Startup Square Raises $100 Million More

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