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These Fanciful New Vans Sneakers Are Almost Unrecognizable

From the famous  black-and-white checkerboard shoes  to the iconic curved stripe on  Old Skools , Vans sneakers are immediately recognizable—but the brand's latest collaboration might throw you for a loop. Opening Ceremony updated two Vans shoes in a floral satin jacquard material, and the result is a cool  new collection that everyone will be dying to get their hands on.  Of course, Vans is no stranger to collaborations. Recently, the brand  teamed up with the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam on a line of painterly sneakers that sold out immediately.

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Snapchat Alpha is fast and smooth: here’s how to get it

The heat that Facebook and Twitter are getting over various issues have put social networks under a microscope.

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Amsterdam will limit Airbnb rentals to 30 days per year

Last year, Amsterdam limited Airbnb rentals to no more than 60 days in a calendar year but that is about to be halved according to a report from DutchNews.nl. The city's executive board agreed to the proposed shortened limit today and housing alderma...

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The Fashion Vloggers We’re Binging on YouTube This Weekend

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The Cool Brand Every NYC Girl Is Bound to Start Wearing

Meet the athleisure brand of the moment.

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Ten cities team up to create sharing economy ‘rule book’

Sharing economy services like Airbnb and Uber have spread all around the world, and many cities aren’t happy about it. The business models are relatively new and many places don’t have established regulations on how to deal with these services; some have dealt with this by banning them altogether, while others have scrambled to alter or enact new legislation.

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EU invests 1 billion Euros to make quantum computing practical

The European Union doesn't want to simply wait around while scientists figure out the fundamentals of quantum computing; it's giving the concept a big financial boost, too. The European Commission has revealed plans for a €1 billion ($1.13 bill...

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8 Pieces Our Editors Have Owned and Worn the Longest

Not all purchases are created equal.

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Blue Origin relaunched, landed the rocket it landed last year

The rivalry between Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin and Elon Musk's SpaceX has just entered another chapter. Last November, Blue Origin stole SpaceX's thunder by claiming the title of being the first to successfully land a rocket back from space, albeit sub orbital space. Now, it has once more beaten Musk's company to the punch.

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SpaceX tests SuperDraco engines that will actually land crew back to Earth

SpaceX definitely doesn't lack ambition, or things to test. Barely a week after it nearly succeeded, but still failed, to land a Falcon 9 rocket on a sea platform, it is firing up rockets again, but this time for an even more experimental, and luckily less explosive, test.

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