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Amazon expands its Prime Video service to over 200 countries, but China isn’t included

A month after it dropped major hints, Amazon has made its Prime Video service available in more than 200 countries worldwide bringing some serious competition to Netflix’s global plan.<p>Netflix expanded its service to 130 new countries in January, thereby making its streaming site available in almost …

The world's largest armies from antiquity to the present

Mapmaking graphic artist Martin Vargic's has made an amazing graphic tracking the size of the world's largest armies at different points in time.<p>The graphic gives an understanding of the just how mobilized the human race was during World War II — and shows how the size of the wold's largest armies …

The reMarkable Paper Tablet Makes Writing on an iPad Look Dated

The reMarkable paper tablet is a 10.3-inch e-ink tablet that look incredibly similar to a Kindle DX, except that it has a special coating on the …

Everything in the live-TV-streaming universe: Channel lineups compared

Hulu, YouTube, Sling TV, DirecTV and PlayStation Vue are all vying for your cord-cutting dollar. Here's how their channel lineups stack up.<p>And then there were five.<p>With the runaway popularity of on-demand streaming video services like Netflix, YouTube, Amazon Video and Hulu, more and more people …

Televisions

Lauren Graham Spills Gilmore Girls Secrets In New Memoir

Lauren Graham's new memoir is appropriately titled <i>Talking As Fast As I Can</i>. The actress, who cried her way through the <i>Gilmore Girls</i> revival just like …

Russia Avoids Android To Secure Its Smartphone Future

Finnish-based smartphone and software developer Jolla has announced that its mobile operating system, Sailfish OS, has been accepted as “the only mobile OS in Russia to be used in governmental and government controlled corporations’ upcoming mobile device projects.”<p>The certification of Sailfish OS …

Gear & Gadgets

Spotify is using billboards to call users out on their questionable listening habits

In a hilarious new marketing campaign, Spotify is taking to billboards to pose some rather serious questions (and provide commentary) about its users.<p>One of the new billboards, for example, will read: “Dear person who made a playlist called: ‘One Night Stand With Jeb Bush Like He’s a Bond Girl in a …

Trump eyeing Suicide Squad producer for top Treasury post

In the weeks since his election to the presidency-elect, Donald Trump has been building up a motley, comic-book-ready crew of renegades to fill out …

F.D.A. Agrees to New Trials for Ecstasy as Relief for PTSD Patients

CHARLESTON, S.C. — After three tours in Iraq and Afghanistan, C. J. Hardin wound up hiding from the world in a backwoods cabin in North Carolina. Divorced, alcoholic and at times suicidal, he had tried almost all the accepted treatments for post-traumatic stress disorder: psychotherapy, group …

Mental Health

Ireland must plan for possible EU breakup, says economic adviser

Ireland should be drawing up contingency plans for the EU unravelling after Brexit and a possible French departure, an economic adviser to successive Irish governments has said.<p>Dr Sean Barrett urged Enda Kenny’s administration in Dublin to strongly back any French attempt to gain more concessions …

Europe

US military successfully tests electrical brain stimulation to enhance staff skills

Study paves way for personnel such as drone operators to have electrical pulses sent into their brains to improve effectiveness in high pressure situations<p>US military scientists have used electrical brain stimulators to enhance mental skills of staff, in research that aims to boost the performance …

The Brain

18 people share what it's like to fall in love at work

There’s a reason why so many of the plots within the beloved NBC series, <i>The Office</i>, revolved around workplace romance — from Jim and Pam (OBVIOUSLY), …