Alastair Waldeck

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Meet EternalRocks, WannaCry’s Scarier Successor

Security researchers have identified a new strain of malware that targets the same vulnerability that helped ransomware spread to computers across …

Google’s new punishment for poorly-made apps in the Play Store

While Google has tried for the longest time to encourage developers to create high quality apps, its effort hasn’t always been successful. Well, the search giant has a new plan: for those apps that perform poorly in terms of stability and power efficiency, Google may reduce their visibility in the …

Apps

Estate vs freehold living in South Africa: which is best

More South Africans have been opting for sectional title property purchases over the last few years than ever before, and increasing development, has …

Unhappy workplaces look a lot like unhappy marriages, new research shows

Not all negativity in the workplace is a bad sign. Common sense says employees who describe their workplace in negative terms are the ones that are …

Employment

Japan’s new naked restaurant will turn away anyone 'overweight, elderly or tattooed'

Japan's first "naked restaurant" will be far less inclusive than its London counterpart when it opens its doors next month, imposing strict weight and age limits on its prospective patrons.<p>And anyone expecting full nudity with their hors d'oeuvres will be disappointed as well; diners are going to …

Japan

Here's One Big Way Sex Is Good for a Man's Health, According to Science

3.9K<p>SHARES<p>We already know that having a lot of sex is good for you. It keeps you young and it makes you happy, but did you know that it also keeps …

Cancer

So How Long Do Most People Actually Last In Bed, Anyway? Science Has the Answer

People have many thoughts about how long a dude should be able to last in the bedroom. Some women are like, "I think my boyfriend comes too soon." …

American Crime Story

8 Impossible-to-Botch Breads

Making homemade bread sounds intimidating. No one wants to invest the time, only to have the bread come out of the oven totally different than what they expected. But these simple recipes are so straightforward, they're actually <i>impossible</i> to botch.<p><b>1. Rosemary Focaccia</b><p>Focaccia is a flavorful and …

Northern Lights: Aurora borealis dazzles in Britain's skies, in pictures - Telegraph

Northern Lights

4 creepy psychological tricks companies use to get you to buy things

The human brain is a powerful reasoning machine, but it has its Achilles' heels. These mental shortcuts help us navigate the enormous amount of information we're exposed to at any given time, without feeling paralyzed.<p>And companies are aware of these pitfalls.<p>Here are a few of the ways marketers …

Why can't anyone find the cat in this field of owls?

Whether it's math questions or mind-bending optical illusions, the internet loves to get stumped.<p>Inspired by the popular puzzle of the panda hiding amongst a sea of snowmen, Hungarian artist Gergely Dudás has another illustration that he posted on Twitter that has people searching for a cat amongst …

Owls

5 Design Trends to Make Your Content More Engaging

We all struggle for finding good and engaging images that can complement our content and make the blog posts more appealing to the visitors. It’s a …

This Bricklaying Robot Can Build A House In Two Days

Replacing ancient human art with mechanical precision<p>An engineer in Perth wants to mechanize one of humanity’s oldest jobs. His robot is named “Hadrian,” after the Roman Emperor who built a wall in Northern Britain, and it can lay 1,000 bricks an hour. With a building plan programmed in, it …

Robotics

Pizza party where you want to with the Italia Artisan Pizza Oven

The Camp Chef Italia Artisan Pizza Oven is a portable pizza oven that takes the pizza party where you want it to go.<p>There is no substitute for pizza. The simple combination of bread, cheese, and sauce comes together in such harmony that the perfection that it forms can withstand manipulation. That …

19 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

Here's a list of websites that will actually make you smarter:<p><b>Digital Photography School—</b> Read through this goldmine of articles to improve your photography skills; they're helpful even if you're a complete beginner. There's also an active forum where you can find a community of other photographers …

Learning

Conan, Ice Cube, and Kevin Hart Share a Lyft Car, Hilarity Ensues

It’s Conan O’Brien’s nemesis, Jay Leno, rather than CoCo himself that uses “Have you seen this? Have you heard about this?” as an introduction to his jokes, so we apologize in advance, but . . . have you seen this? Have you heard about this? Blowing up the internet right now is this video of Conan …

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Man sells testicle to buy Nissan 370Z

We aren't entirely sure what's stranger about this story - that a man actually sold a vital piece of his manhood for a car, or that he did it for a Nissan 370Z. That's not to discredit the trusty Fairlady, a car we generally like, but that if we were to do what Mark Parisi did and sell one of his …

Four-Door Mini Cooper S Spied Testing

The <i>real</i> Maxi Cooper is coming. With the 2014 Mini Cooper hardtop making its debut this week at the 2013 Los Angeles auto show, Mini is hard at work making a four-door version of the MINI Cooper a reality. A spy photographer recently caught this camouflaged Mini Cooper S four-door testing overseas, …

7 hidden features in Microsoft Outlook.com

Outlook.com replaced Hotmail earlier this year. Here are some of the features you probably didn't know about<p>In May 2013, Microsoft finally killed off Hotmail and transferred all of its accounts to Outlook.com. While most of the basic functionality remained the same, Microsoft added a slew of new …

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car salesman confidential 10 Things To Never Say To A Customer

Sometimes, less is more<p>In a lot of these blogs I’ve been lecturing the customers, telling them what they should and shouldn’t do. Well, this week, I want to share some rules for salespeople. I try to follow these rules myself, and I think all salespeole should, too. We’ll start at Number Ten and …

35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

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Kre House by No.555 Architectural Design Office

Japanese studio No.555 Architectural Design Office created the Kre House for a hardcore sport car enthousiast.<p>This nine car garage home sits on a …

A Futuristic House That Seems To Rise From The Earth

The Edgeland House sports a sci-fi design but uses Native American building methods.<p>Designed by architecture firm Bercy Chen for a science fiction writer and his family, the Edgeland House has everything the literary genre is made of: a gloomy industrial past, futuristic allusions riffing off …

The 5 Coolest Car Stunts of the Last 5 Years

We may no longer live in the golden age of the stuntman, with names like Evel Knievel attempting death-defying stunts. But don't believe that everything that can be done with a car or motorcycle has been done. These five recent stunts prove there is no en