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How Paramount Might Change the Way You Watch Movies Forever

Early July, Paramount changed things. The change won’t be immediate, nor is it guaranteed that it’ll catch on at all in this particular iteration. …

Adam Sandler

Can rice give you cancer? 'Not if you cook it in a coffee percolator'

Rice contains high levels of arsenic because it is grown in flood plains, but steaming it in a coffee percolator removes most of the poison<p>Rice should be cooked in a coffee percolator because it contains dangerous levels of carcinogenic arsenic, scientists have said.<p>People who eat a lot of rice are …

9 Things To Know About Amazon’s New Rival Jet.com

Upstart shopping site aims to be cheaper than Amazon, more practical than Costco.<p>If you haven’t heard of Jet.com yet, you will very soon. The …

eCommerce

20 gorgeous natural wonders around the world

Places that receive the iconic UNESCO seal are chosen based on their cultural significance, their standing as a natural wonder, or both.<p>From the Rock Sites of Cappadocia, Turkey, made entirely from volcanic erosions, to Africa's Namib Sand Sea, the world's only coastal desert, here are 20 …

National Parks

Superfast Lasers Create A Hologram You Can Touch

At quadrillionth-second bursts<p>The halls of science fiction are well-decorated with dreams of holograms—Jules Verne introduced holography to literature in 1893 with <i>The Castle of the Carpathians</i>, and how else would we know that Obi-Wan was Leia’s only hope?<p>Now, researchers at the Digital Nature …

Jules Verne

The story of the invention that could revolutionize batteries—and maybe American manufacturing as well

The world has been clamoring for a super-battery.<p>Since about 2010, a critical mass of national leaders, policy professionals, scientists, entrepreneurs, thinkers and writers have all but demanded a transformation of the humble lithium-ion cell. Only batteries that can store a lot more energy for a …

Energy

Bank of China fraud: Italy seeks trial for 300 people

<b>Italian prosecutors want to indict the Bank of China's Milan branch and almost 300 people over a money-laundering scheme.</b><p>Prosecutors in Florence allege €4.5bn ($5.1bn, £3.2bn) was transferred from Italy to China.<p>It was earned through prostitution, counterfeiting, tax evasion and labour …

Corruption

The Donald Trump scandal no one is talking about

Trump brings to his “candidacy” an extensive backlog of business ventures, some of which are deeply troubling<p>On Tuesday, real-estate and reality TV mogul Donald Trump announced he will enter the Republican primary as a contender for the 2016 presidential nomination.<p>"So, ladies and gentlemen," the …

Donald Trump

What's Going To Happen To The Beats Brand Now That Apple Music Is Here?

Apple Music is coming, and there is no avoiding it. The company may have only announced the details of their service recently, but they’ve been planning for this for some time now. It is clear now that when the tech firm paid over $3 billion for Beats By Dre last year, they had more in mind than …

Apple Music

Apple wants to change the way we read news, and it could upend the entire media industry

It's a curated-news service that serves up stories and media from various news organizations and packages them into a beautiful magazine-style interface.<p>The idea isn't revolutionary. Plenty of other apps, such as Flipboard, offer the same services and have been doing so for much longer.<p>But for …

Digital Advertising

How successful people beat stress

<i>This post originally appeared at LinkedIn. Follow the author here.</i><p>There are two kinds of people in this world: those who believe they can make things happen and those who believe things happen to <i>them</i>.<p>The first group are convinced that the outcome of their lives and careers is more or less in their …

Self-help