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Top 5 most popular Android apps from last week: Adobe Scan, Mr Future Ninja

Every week we cover new Android apps with Fresh Meat on Wednesday, followed by Android Gaming on Thursday and Top 10 App Updates on Friday. When …

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Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

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archatlas: Images of Earth from Space The Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER) is an imaging instrument onboard Terra, the flagship satellite of NASA’s Earth Observing System (EOS) launched in December 1999. Beginning April 1st 2016, all Earth imagery from a prolific Japanese remote sensing instrument operating aboard NASA’s Terra spacecraft since late 1999 is now available to users everywhere at no cost. Images from the top: NYC Baektu Mountain Palm Jebel Ali, Palm Jumeirah and Palm Deira Paris Venice Washington DC Alluvial Fan Taklimakan Desert Netherlands Dikes Angkor Wat Anti-Atlas Mountains The public will have unlimited access to the complete 16-plus-year database for Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER) instrument, which images Earth to map and monitor the changing surface of our planet. ASTER’s database currently consists of more than 2.95 million individual scenes. The content ranges from massive scars across the Oklahoma landscape from an EF-5 tornado and the devastating aftermath of flooding in Pakistan, to volcanic eruptions in Iceland and wildfires in California. All images by NASA/METI/AIST/Japan Space Systems, and U.S./Japan ASTER Science Team. See more images here. (via archatlas)

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What Japan tsunami reporters saw: 'hell,' despair, confusion

As Japan's "triple disaster" — quake, tsunami and nuclear crisis — unfolded after March 11, 2011, Associated Press journalists fanned out across the …

Marine Who Peed on Dead Taliban Foils Girlfriend’s Alleged Murder-for-Hire Plot

Laura Buckingham asked her sniper boyfriend, who was discharged from for desecrating dead bodies, to recommend an assassin to kill her ex-boyfriend, …

23 of the Most Amazing Shots of Nature You Will Ever See

<b>Bright Side</b> selected pictures where nature and travellers forged a bond. And what a beautiful sight it is!<p>Blooming lotus flowers.<p>Landing in foggy …