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The 11 Best Science Fiction Movies and Shows on Netflix This Month

Sci-fi TV on Netflix has almost never looked this good.<p>April has some seriously great sci-fi bangers for you to enjoy in both film and television, …

Science Fiction

5 communication tricks Warren Buffett and other successful leaders use to get ahead

Legendary investor and Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett realized an important career lesson early on: Without the right delivery, even the …

Public Speaking

Chrome casting tweak streams all videos directly to your TV

As a general rule, you send an entire Chrome browser tab to your Chromecast (or other Cast-ready devices) as a last resort. The quality is lousy enough that you only really want to use it when a service doesn't have native casting support, like Amazon Prime Video. Google may soon give you a good …

Google

5 Conversations You Absolutely Need To Have With Your Boss

What are the five conversations you <i>need</i> to have with your boss?<p>Whether you’ve just been promoted or newly hired, it’s difficult to adjust and find clarity in new circumstances. Face the challenge and talk things out with your boss with these five conversations, guaranteed to bring you peace of mind …

InterAct

The 1 Book Bill Gates and Warren Buffett Say You Should Read to Succeed | Inc.com

Both Bill Gates and Warren Buffett--two of the most successful businessmen of our time--have said that <i>Business Adventures</i> by finance journalist John Brooks is the read that brought them enlightenment in business.<p>Why this book in particular? Well, the nonfiction publication--released almost half a …

Bill Gates
United States

Pictures of the Week 3.19.15

Deadly sea snail uses weaponised insulin to make its prey sluggish

The geographic cone snail can send whole schools of fish into hypoglycaemic shock by releasing insulin into the water<p>A tropical sea snail uses a potent form of insulin to subdue its fish prey, scientists have discovered.<p>The geographic cone snail (<i>Conus geographus</i>) uses the chemical to cause a …

Zoology

China Reportedly Stole F-35 Design

<b>Update as of 5:10am EST:</b> China dismissed allegations that it stole data related to Lockheed Martin's F-35 Joint Strike Fighter as “groundless” on …

The #1 Belief Destroying Your Career

A few years ago a friend of mine told me a story that I still can not get out of mind. It’s silly actually. He's an accomplished doctor now with a …

Bill Cosby’s Lawyer Fights Back Against Sexual Assault Suit

CBS/Getty Images<p>Hulton Archive/Getty Images<p>AP<p>Alfred Eisenstaedt—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images<p>Fred Sabine—NBC/Getty Images<p>Ron …

Comedy

The Force Awakens: 5 Takeaways From the New Star Wars Trailer

I just got back from paying $15 to see the new <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> teaser trailer in a theater then ducking out well before the third <i>Hunger</i> …

Movies

Grandma & Grandpa got it on WHERE?! | Family Feud

Wayne Brady: 'I had a complete breakdown'

6 Things to Know About Apple CEO Tim Cook

When Tim Cook took the helm at Apple in 2011, many saw the Alabama native and former company chief operating officer as a somewhat boring Steve Jobs …

Apple Watch

Alienware's Graphics Amplifier Ups The Ante In External Graphics

Let me be clear from the start—external graphics solutions for notebooks have been tried before and they’re a low-volume product for an already niche market. But what Alienware has done with their just-announced Graphics Amplifier is something slightly different than most previous attempts, and it …

New York harassment video woman: My story isn't unique - CNN.com

<b>(CNN)</b> -- What started as an expose of the harassment women face in public has turned into fodder for death- and rape threats against the woman in the viral video.<p>"There are people who've said a lot of things, but I'm not reading what they are saying," Shoshana Roberts told CNN's Anderson Cooper on …

Scion FR-S Targa SEMA show car taunts us with turbo

No top, and no change at production.<p>Scion, we need to talk. It's about this FR-S Targa you're bringing to SEMA. Have you been on the internet in the last year? You know, where the chorus demanding a production FR-S fitted with a turbocharger is so loud and continuous as to sound like a biblical …

Sports Cars