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Touring the private Ferrari collection of David Lee

David Lee isn't Southern California's most famous Ferrari collector, but he might be its most determined.<p>The watch and jewelry magnate has curated a stable of the Italian exotics, which he houses in a private garage in the San Gabriel Valley.<p>Currently in the collection of red racers is a complete …

Classic Cars

Inside The Post-Minecraft Life Of Billionaire Gamer God Markus Persson

It’s 7 p.m. on a Monday in Stockholm, and Markus Persson sits on the terrace of his ninth-story office, sipping the speedball of alcoholic beverages, a vodka Red Bull. Three hours ago he committed to not drinking today, still in recovery from a 12-drink Thursday bender while nursing an ear …

Leonardo Da Vinci

Coachella Who? 16 of the Coolest, Most Affordable Summer Music Festivals

Music makes the world go ’round, making us feel productive, inspired and energized. We’re huge fans of powerhouse music festivals like Coachella and Bonnaroo, except for when tickets sell out fast and are oh-so expensive. This year, try switching up your music game and experiencing an …

Mel Gibson puts faith in Christian war hero for directorial comeback

Mel Gibson is to direct his first movie in eight years, the second-world-war drama Hacksaw Ridge, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The Amazing Spider-Man’s Andrew Garfield looks set to star in a film based on the true story of a conscientious objector who was ostracised for his refusal to carry …

BETTER CALL SAUL Gets a New Spot and Premiere Date

Christopher Nolan Talks INTERSTELLAR Ending and Plot Twist

Red-Band Holiday Trailer for THE WEDDING RINGER

World Cup bid corruption whistleblower - 'When it comes to Fifa, be prepared to be crucified and betrayed'

Whistleblower Phaedra Almajid, who first made serious allegations about Qatar's World Cup bid, reveals she withdrew them under intimidation<p>The whistleblower who first made serious allegations about Qatar’s bid for the <b>World</b> <b>Cup</b> has confirmed she withdrew them under pressure from the country.<p>Phaedra …

U.S. Islamic Group Seeking Clarification From UAE After Terrorist Listing

The Council on American-Islamic Relations is calling on the United Arab Emirates to delist it as a terrorist group. The Muslim American Society also said it was "shocked" by the move and would seek U.S. government assistance. Updated with comment from Islamic Relief UK, Nov. 18<p>WASHINGTON — The …

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The Evolution of The Naked Dress

The celebrities who have dared to wear the naked dress.<p>As of last night, Lady Gaga, Kate Moss, and Rihanna all have one thing in common: They're the only "naked dress"-wearing celebrities to try the stunt not once but twice. Rihanna joined the double downers with her Tom Ford dress at the amfAR …

David Cameron warns of looming second global crash

David Cameron has issued a stark message that “red warning lights are flashing on the dashboard of the global economy” in the same way as when the financial crash brought the world to its knees six years ago.<p>Writing in the Guardian at the close of the G20 summit in Brisbane, Cameron says there is …

Google Play Music now has an amazing visualizer

I haven’t seen a cool music visualizer since Milkdrop landed all those years ago, but today Google’s dropped a surprise HTML5 visualizer for its music service.<p>If you’re a Google Play Music user, you’re able to get the new smokey visualizer by throwing on a song, then hovering over the album art and …

Muslims discovered America, says Turkish president

The Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, has claimed that Muslim sailors reached the Americas more than 300 years before explorer Christopher Columbus.<p>Speaking on Saturday at a gathering of Muslim leaders from Latin America, Erdogan said contact between Islam and Latin America dated back to the …

Like "Interstellar," but Real: Amazing Images From This Week's Comet Landing

You thought that butt was impressive?<p>The two biggest stories on the Internet this week were Kim Kardashian’s rear end and the fact that humans landed a spaceship on a comet.<p>Supposedly, the people of the Internet paid more attention to the comet than the butt. But apparently all the people in my …

Reconnecting with 'The Shawshank Redemption'

Some films, such as the Oscar-winning 1939 Civil War epic "Gone With the Wind," resonate with audiences on release, but others, such as Frank Capra's 1946 yuletide tale "It's a Wonderful Life," take time to become part of the cultural lexicon.<p>In that latter category is "The Shawshank Redemption," …

Shawshank Redemption

When Microsoft becomes the soul of a Google machine

Advertisement<p>10 Comments<p>Credit: HTC<p>Windows has dominated the laptop market for decades. Android, on the other hand, has dominated the smartphone …

US scientists may have resolved 'Darwin's dilemma'

Charles Darwin worried about a possible hole in his theory of evolution, but some American scientists may just have plugged it. For about a billion years after the dawn of life on Earth, organisms didn't evolve all that much.<p>Then about 600 million years ago came the "Cambrian explosion." Everything …

I Had An Interesting Conversation With Mark Cuban About The Future Of The Internet

On Thursday, Mark Cuban compared the net neutrality debate to the government regulation railroads faced about 100 years ago.<p>After those comments, I had an email exchange with Cuban about his opposition to President Barack Obama's recent proposal that the internet be regulated just like a utility …

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China's New Exoskeletons: Not Just For Call Of Duty Or Tom Cruise Anymore

Powered exoskeletons have long been a staple of future warfare visions, seen in everything from movies like <i>Aliens</i> and <i>Edge of Tomorrow</i> to the latest <i>Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare</i> video game. Their real world equivalents have been under development in a number of US programs, ranging from …