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Riveting Post By Black Police Officer Confronts BLM With Raw Honesty And EVERY American Needs To See It

<b>An African-American police officer from Florida has laid bare his heart in a powerful way.</b><p>Pundits have been talking non-stop since a new wave of …

A $499 phone for people who hate phones

If you need a break from the constant stress of technology, you can toss your smartphone in a drawer, head to California's peaceful Mendocino coast, and admire the majestic madrone trees while picking up the occasional bits of plastic litter that wash up on the sand.<p>Or you can pay up to $499 for a …

Pocket Watches

Save Yourself With These Life Hacks In London

Are you making the most of life in London? The day-to-day grind can be fast paced, demanding and expensive, but with these London life hacks you can …

All drop-tests should be done this way: iPhone 6s vs Samsung Galaxy S7 to the death

Drop-tests are always fun to watch, but I’ve always felt that the reliability of most of them is suspect simply because there are so many variables.<p>Most involve someone dropping a phone by hand, and the distance is often as imprecisely measured as ‘waist height’ or ‘head height,’ making it hard to …

Finding Free Money to Help Pay for College

We know college is expensive. Tuition at a private university can add up to more than $40,000 a year. Add in room, board, books and other costs, the bill could easily top $60,000 a year. A public college may be cheaper but still pricey at more than $30,000 a year. The good news is students can tap …

5 Myths About America’s Gender Gap

Grey Villet—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images<p>Grey Villet—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images<p>Grey Villet—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty …

Chinese politicians are about to undergo a creepy year-long Marxist 'education' training

There, says Xi, they will learn about "self-discipline" and "good values."<p>"Arranging the new study campaign is a step toward expanding intra-Party education from 'a key few' to the Party members more broadly, and a switch from centralized study to study conducted more frequently," Xi said.<p>A move …

Communist Party

All of Google’s jokes for April Fools’ Day 2016

Here we go again. It’s April Fools’ Day, and like every year, Google is doing its best to outdo itself. This is the first year the company is doing so under its new Alphabet parent company, so we’ll see if that has any impact. But if the jokes are anything like in previous years, we’ll see jokes …

Virtual Reality

Man removes leg muscle to see what human flesh tastes like

I just googled the phrase "Is it legal to eat human flesh?" I'm not sure I have the stomach to research the results too closely. Instead, I'll just settle for gutting my way through a BBC video called "What Does Human Flesh Taste Like?"<p>Warning: This footage is not for the squeamish. It shows some …

This freaky YouTube channel invites conspiracy theories

<b>Update 2:15 p.m. PT, February 28:</b><i>The channel in question has been removed from YouTube "due to multiple or severe violations of YouTube's policy against spam, gaming, misleading content, or other Terms of Service violations." The policy reads "It's not okay to post large amounts of untargeted,</i> …

If your Mac’s battery life is struggling, do this one thing to your Chrome browser

There’s no denying that Chrome, Google’s web browser, is a bit of a resource hog. If you keep a lot of tabs open over the course of the work day, Chrome will invariably take up a massive amount of your Mac’s memory, making your computer feel slower, and shortening how long the battery seems to last …

Batteries

13 Useful Websites That Every College Student Should Not Miss

There’s a dark side to the conveniences of the Digital Age. With smartphones that function like handheld computers, it has become increasingly …

"Damn Daniel" Has Turned A Teenager Into A Huge Meme

Teenage meme.<p>BuzzFeed has reached out to @josholzz for comment.

TarDisk Pear 2.0 can double the storage of your MacBook in 5 minutes – The Gadgeteer

My main computer is a 13″ Apple MacBook Pro. I enjoy using it because it’s portable, has a retina display and great battery life. One thing I don’t …

MacBook Pro

The First Gay President: 18 Sexual Secrets Of US Presidents

No matter which side of the aisle you align with -- or, hell, even if you're standing IN the aisle -- there's at least one or two presidents whose …

How to Offend 1 Billion Indians With 1 Tweet

<i>Updated at 4:15 p.m. ET with Facebook’s response.</i><p>Marc Andreessen, venture capitalist and Facebook board member, took to Twitter to defend the social …

32 Movies to Watch Before They Expire From Netflix in January

There's no better time to cuddle up and watch a movie than during the holidays. Here, the movies to add to your queue before they leave Netflix next month.<p><b>Expiring 1/1:</b><p><b>1) Lawrence of Arabia (1962)</b><p>Thanks to his knowledge of the native Bedouin tribes, British Lieutenant T.E. Lawrence is sent to …

Nextear – The World’s Smartest Wireless Earphones

Editor's Rating<p>4.9?<p>Discovered on 2015-12-06<p>Go wireless and get portable with Nextear, the world’s smartest wireless earphones. These earphones …

Here's what the logos for Amazon, Levi's, and HBO Go would say if they were being honest

His redesigned Pepsi logo kicked off the Honest Slogans blog in 2011. Dickens stresses that his creations are for "entertainment purposes only" and told us in 2013 that while some may come across as "harsh," he hoped even employees of the brands he satirized would see the blog as …

A Mom’s Ruining Of Her Son’s ‘Netflix And Chill’ Will Take You Back To Your Own Teenage Frustration

This video, which may be too hilarious to be real, has certainly found an audience of more than 400,000 viewers in only a day. The clip also rose to prominence on Reddit under the guise of a mom’s interruption of her son’s “Netflix and Chill.” For those who aren’t aware, that’s millennial speak for …

These are the 10 funniest jokes ever, according to science

No longer do we have to rely on a good ol' knock knock joke when these are apparently the funniest jokes of all time...<p>Ever tell a bad joke and wish …

How a group of Yale students pulled off one of the greatest college pranks of all time

Mike Kai and David Aulicino were seniors at Yale in 2004 when they, along with 20 friends, dressed as the fictional Harvard Pep Squad, boldly entered Harvard's football stadium, and convinced close to 2,000 unsuspecting Crimson fans to help spell out two words: "WE SUCK."<p>The prank — brilliant in …

College & University

13 of the most notorious crimes in American history

There are many reasons that crimes are committed, and while most crimes are quickly forgotten, except by the people directly involved, some are still remembered and talked about decades later.<p>In "The Most Notorious Crimes in American History<i>,</i>" Life magazine rounds up some of the most mysterious, …

Martin Luther King, Jr.

John Malkovich has made a new film... But you'll have to wait 100 years to see it

Many films fail to find an appreciative audience until years after release, but John Malkovich and Robert Rodriguez are taking things one step further.<p>The pair have collaborated on a film that won’t be seen for a century. The movie, called 100 Years, is being placed in a special time-locked vault …

Why is English so weirdly different from other languages? – John McWhorter

English speakers know that their language is odd. So do people saddled with learning it non-natively. The oddity that we all perceive most readily is …

F.lux Is Available for iOS, No Jailbreak Required

iOS: F.lux, the app that changes your screen temperature based on the time of day, is one of our favorites because it makes your screen a lot more …

These Beautiful “Mental Maps” Of Cities Help Your Brain Regain What It Has Lost To GPS

A set of maps from designer Archie Archambault might help us rebuild the mental maps of cities that we’re starting to lose. Instead of a literal grid …

Maps

10 Best Free Adobe Photoshop Alternatives

Adobe’s Photoshop has been the dominant force in image editing for a quarter of a century and become so dominant among industry professionals, there …

Photoshop

Review: iStand – A Delightfully Simple Laptop Stand

- Oct 14, 2015<p>In the quest for the perfect desktop setup, there is often the argument about whether to get an iMac (or desktop computer), or get a …

Dressgate: If you saw THAT dress as white your brain was working overtime

It was the dress that nearly broke the internet, with millions of people claiming they could only see white and gold lace while the rest of the world was convinced it was black and blue.<p>Now scientists think they have solved the problem of why so many people, literally, swore black was white.<p>After …