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How to use Activity Monitor to make your Mac faster

Activity Monitor for Mac<p>Activity Monitor is a little know gem of an app hidden in the Utilities folder in your Applications folder. It can look daunting when you first launch it but once you look past the information overload and find out what to focus on it can become an invaluable tool to make …

The 10 Best Movies You Didn't See in 2014

The simple fact is this: there are <i>so many movies</i> released every year. Even when it's your job to see movies, chances are that you miss a handful (myself included). But more, it can safely be assumed, have slipped by <i>you</i>. Which is a shame, because there were a ton of smaller movies that missed the …

16-Year-Old Japanese Phenom Senri Kawaguchi Performs a Series of Impressive Drumming Feats

16-year-old Japanese drummer Senri Kawaguchi has posted some impressive video of her playing along to a tape track behind a large set. The drum rolls …

Fascinating Documentary Details Technology's Harmful Effect On Music

'The Distortion Of Sound' is a fascinating look at the alarming manner in which technology has dramatically altered the way we physically hear …

Test yourself: are you as fit as a Premier League footballer?

Ever wondered how your own fitness compares to that of a Premier League superstar? Mark Bailey explains the way you can put it to the test<p>The accusations of laziness hurled from the terraces at Premier League footballers are rarely true. Performance data shows that a top footballer can cover a …

How to live your life like Louis van Gaal

We'd all be happier if we were a bit more like Manchester United's uber-confident Dutchman. Here's how...<p>Admit it, you want to be more like Louis van Gaal.<p>Why? Because Manchester United’s new manager is in permanent possession of a precious quality of which most of us can only dream: unshakeable, …

Bafflingly Weird Works of Art That Actually Sold

I don’t understand contemporary art.<p>Particularly in this age where everyone with an iPhone is an artist of sorts, it’s difficult to digest and …

Why Google doesn’t care about college degrees, in 5 quotes

Google isn’t big on college degrees, although the search giant is inundated with applicants touting perfect GPAs from Ivy League schools.<p>Google’s chairman and head of hiring, Laszlo Bock, has given a few insights in the <i>New York Times</i> on how he sorts through a multitude of bright applicants.<p>The …

On the hunt for Google's Easter eggs

Here is a roundup of Google's jokes and hoaxes currently on the loose. Did you miss the Tardis?<p>Google is renowned for creating Easter eggs, which in the tech world mean coding or features on the Web that either shouldn't be there or that you don't expect to find.<p>Our colleagues at ZDNet gathered up …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

14 Examples Of LeBron James' Incredible Work Ethic

He's a 6'8", 250-pound man who moves like a point guard.<p>He's a once-in-a-generation genetic freak.<p>He has the natural talent to be one of the best players ever. But it's his work ethic that has turned that genetic potential into results on the court.<p>From late-night workout sessions to teaching …

This Amazingly Complex Commercial Was Shot in Just One Continuous Take

(Video Link)<p>It's 1 minute and 41 seconds of complex choreography done with basketballs and a car. Filmmaker Kurt Hugo Schneider made it as a …

Here's Another Mind-Blowing Pixar Theory, This One From 'Toy Story 2'

Pixar<p>Jon Negroni isn't done with his Pixar theories. As it turns out, Andy, the boy Woody and Buzz Lightyear belong to in the "Toy Story" movies, has a surprising family history.<p>Remember last summer, when Pixar superfan Negroni wrote up his incredibly comprehensive report linking all of the …

Auckland Nines Ultimate Guide - pools, rules and team lists as 16 teams vie for over $2 million

SIXTEEN teams, two days, nine-a-side, 256 players and $2.25 million dollars in prize money.

Brooks Wheelan Films One Second a Day for a Year, Goes From Stand-Up Comedian in LA to SNL Cast Member

Comedian and current <i>Saturday Night Live</i> cast member Brooks Wheelan recorded a second each day of 2013 and compiled them into a fairly impressive …

Just In Time For Festivus, Here’s A Supercut Of ‘Seinfeld’ Characters Airing Their Many Grievances

Festivus is fast approaching, but you knew that. You’ve already picked out an aluminum pole with a high strength-to-weight ratio (much like Florida). You’ve got your Feats of Strength strategies all mapped out and your grievances are rehearsed and ready to be aired. You even have a wide selection …

An Interactive Chart of the Top 200 Reddit Posts of All Time

Glasgow-based computer science student James Trimble has created an interactive chart of the top 200 reddit posts of all time. The chart displays the …

Artist Paints The Human Body In Ways You Cannot Imagine

This is the talented Alexa Meade, a painter who creates extraordinary paintings by using the human body as her primary canvas.<p>Her work is almost …

Useful Tips and Life Hacks For Packing a Travel Suitcase

Dave Hax shares useful tips and life hacks for packing a suitcase such as how to fold a suit jacket so it doesn’t get dirty or wrinkled, the fastest …

Staged Prank of an Irate Customer Using Telekinesis

Several customers at the New York City coffee shop ‘sNice got a supernatural scare as a team of experts set up an elaborate prank to make it seem as though a woman loses control and deflects her her rage through telekinesis. Using a fake wall designed with a pulley system to hoist a stuntman up …

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30-40 Things That a Man Is Supposed to Own

These listicles are fairly common, but I came across two striking ones recently. First, at BuzzFeed (via Glenn Reynolds), Justin Abarca writes <b>40</b> …

Michael Jordan says in his prime he could beat LeBron James in one-on-one, but not Kobe Bryant

MICHAEL Jordan believes he could beat LeBron James in a one-on-one basketball game when he was in his prime.

Michael Jordan says in his prime he could beat LeBron James in one-on-one, but not Kobe Bryant

MICHAEL Jordan believes he could beat LeBron James in a one-on-one basketball game when he was in his prime.<p>He's not sure about Kobe Bryant.<p>In a …

BatDad Wears a Batman Mask and Makes Hilarious Vine Videos With His Wife and Kids

A man known as BatDad wears a Batman mask and makes funny Vine videos with his wife and kids. In this hilarious compilation video, BatDad reminds his …

Fashionistas Back Designers’ Fashion Week Creations That Don’t Actually Exist on Jimmy Kimmel’s Lie Witness News

“<i>It’s called fashion, look it up.</i>”<p>During Fashion Week 2013 in New York City, several fashionistas were asked to give their opinion on designers with …

Apple’s iPhone Event: Everything You Need To Know

Apple just held a splashy press event in several global locations to launch its new iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C. Did you miss it? Here’s everything you need to know.<p>Apple, as it promised, has just managed to “brighten everyone’s day” with a big news conference that revealed the iPhone 5S and the iPhone …

Apple unveils iPhone 5c

<b>For the first time, Apple has introduced a second iPhone to the range, with the iPhone 5c. The new option delivers a steel-reinforced plastic design</b> …

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Apple unveils the iPhone 5s, its “most forward-thinking phone yet”

Advertisement<p>11 Comments<p>Credit: Apple<p>After months of rumors and speculation, Apple(s aapl) on Tuesday took the wraps off of two new smartphones, the …

You Won't Have Seen Optical Illusions Quite Like These

Optical illusions are notoriously a lot of fun. You might be staring at an object, move an inch to the left and witness a whole new dimension or you …