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‘Stargate: Origins’ Teaser Explores Sci-Fi Franchise’s Beginnings

The creative forces behind the <i>Stargate</i> franchise are hoping their fans believe in the old adage that you can’t really know where you’re going until …

Here's what a world powered by quantum computers will look like

Beyond Science Fiction<p>In 1935, Albert Einstein famously collaborated with physicists Boris Podolsky and Nathan Rosen on a paper designed to …

Google wants to run cities without being elected. Don't let it

Alphabet, the parent company of Google, does not suffer from a lack of ambition. Its subsidiaries are tackling topics ranging from autonomous vehicles to smart homes, artificial intelligence to biotech life extension. So perhaps it shouldn’t be a surprise that Alphabet has decided it will plan, …

Urban Design

The bigger man's guide to slimming down

Men with naturally larger physiques often find it difficult to shed weight and develop leaner bodies. Scott Laidler explains how to do it.<p>As I mentioned previously in my "<b>skinny man's guide to bulking up</b>", most workout plans you’ll come across in health and fitness magazines were designed by …

5 Instagram Hacks Big Brands Are Using To Grab Users’ Attention

Looking for Instagram hacks? Look no further than the big boys on the block.<p>It’s always smart to keep an eye on your competitors and even smarter to …

Chase, A Mesmerizing Stop Motion Short About Time and the Similar Paths We All Take in Life

“Chase” is a mesmerizing stop motion animated short, shot in Ireland and Poland, that was directed by Sligo, Ireland artist Páraic Mc Gloughlin. The …

Add Motion and a 3D Effect to Landscape Photos with This Simple Photoshop Animation Trick (VIDEO)

Are you looking for a way to add a little pizzazz to landscape photos and bring them to life? The simple Photoshop technique in the video below will …

Teenager breaks Jacob Rees-Mogg's record for longest word used in Parliament

A teenager has managed to beat Jacob Rees-Mogg's record for the longest word used on the Parliamentary estate.<p>The MP was previously an unbeaten champion in the use of eccentric language on the floor of the Commons.<p>He used the word floccinaucinihilipilification in a debate, and no one thought he …

How To Start a Video Project in Premiere Pro

We all have an idea of how a non-linear editor works. You drag the files into the timeline, and move them around to create the interesting video you …

Independent Film

NASA's 5-step plan for when it discovers a giant, killer asteroid headed straight for Earth

If there's a giant asteroid expected to hit Earth, NASA and FEMA are responsible for getting the news out. These two agencies have performed multiple doomsday test runs to make sure that, if the day does come, we're prepared to detect and hopefully prevent destruction via asteroid.<p><b>Follow Tech</b> …

London fire protester: Theresa May 'cold like a fish'

Protesters in North Kensington have rounded on Theresa May over her response to the Grenfell Tower fire.<p>The prime minister pledged £5m for clothes, food and emergency supplies during her visit, as the death toll rose to at least 30.<p>BBC Newsnight's David Grossman met one man who described Mrs May as …

The best ways to run Windows 10 on your Mac | ZDNet

What you will need<p>You will need two basic things:<p>A Mac running an Intel processor (actual hardware specifications will vary depending on what option …

6 Healthy Recipes For When You Barely Have Time to Cook

When all I have in my fridge is a wilted head of radicchio and other odds and ends, I can make these chickpeas in about 10 minutes and suddenly have a salad with texture and depth.<p><i>For</i> Bon Appetit<i>, by Chris Morocco.</i><p>One-Skillet Steak and Spring Veg with Spicy Mustard<p>I enjoy eating steak every so …

The evolution of the internet

In the video above, we look at how the internet has evolved over time – from humble beginnings in 1972 when Cambridge computer scientist Ray Tomlinson introduced email to the launch of the first iPhone in 2007 delivering the "internet in your pocket".<p>The internet has revolutionised the way in which …

Artificial Intelligence

April Fools 2017: Some of the best jokes around the world

<b>On one day of the year "fake news" is only to be expected - and this first of April is no different.</b><p>As brands, embassies and media outlets compete to raise a chuckle with their sham announcements, here are some of 2017's best spoof stories.<p>1. Trump buys Irish high-rise<p>If you believe the Irish …

North Korea Is Preparing for Nuclear War

Foreign Policy: “What is disturbing about the situation, though, is how the war plans of North Korea, South Korea, and the United States might …

See a Haunting Vision of the War Machines of the Future

Do you want to know what war would look like in 2048? The Israeli artist Pavel Postovit has drawn a series of remarkable images depicting soldiers, …

What is Snapchat And How Does It Work?

Unless you have been living under a rock, there’s a pretty good chance that you’ve heard of <b>Snapchat</b>. For the uninitiated, Snapchat is a mobile …

Social Media

The Red Turtle is a breathtaking example of what animation is capable of achieving

The Studio Ghibli co-production is a quiet, purposeful, gorgeous animated fable about man and nature.<p><i>The Red Turtle</i> defies easy categorization. One of this year’s Best Animated Feature Oscar nominees, the first-time feature from Dutch animator Michaël Dudok de Wit is an animated film co-produced by …

Animation

This extension shows you just how smart Facebook's image recognition is

Between Facebook’s social network, Instagram, WhatsApp and Messenger, the company says its users share more than 2 billion photos each day. That’s a lot of content – and also a lot that visually impaired people don’t get to see.<p>To that end, Facebook spent 10 months building image recognition tech …

17 Google products you've never heard of

Most of us have heard of Google's well-publicized moonshots: Self-driving cars, smart contact lenses, internet-beaming balloons, and more.<p>While those products and services sound amazing, most of us can't use them just yet. But the company actually has a bunch of other ones that are incredibly …

The Military-Tested Planning Tool All Business Leaders Need to Try | Inc.com

The United States military is a highly proficient machine that can execute a mission in any corner of the globe. If you were to analyze each successful implementation of this impressive organization you would find at its core a simple planning process, regardless of mission type.<p>And guess what?<p>This …

Project Management

9 Dynamic Rap Duos That Will Make Your Head Nod

As much as solo artists are great there’s something particularly special about two people collaborating that a solo artist cannot provide. A duo …

​Orwell: The surveillance game that puts you in Big Brother's shoes

"Big Brother has arrived -- and it's you."<p>As CNET's resident privacy nark, I didn't need much convincing to play a game all about social engineering and online surveillance.<p>But when I stepped into my role as a new recruit for the fictional Orwell internet surveillance program, I didn't expect to …

Surveillance

Learn how to make your Facebook, Instagram and YouTube social media accounts work for you

<i>This is a paid placement and if you buy something through this article or on the BGR Store we will receive compensation from retail partners.</i><p>Whether …

Akala – ‘Sometimes’ – NME Basement Sessions

Akala brings his unique brand of UK rap to the NME basement with an exclusive performance of ‘Sometimes’.

Unique

The International Space Station Has Been Recording Detailed Videos of North Korea

Spooky.<p>From a lofty perch about 250 miles (400 km) above Earth, an ultra-high-definition video camera called Iris is recording unprecedented views of …

How to Search the Deep Web

Search engines such as Google index well over a trillion pages on the World Wide Web[1], but there is information on the web that common search …

75 of the Smartest Resources for Web Designers

A lot of these lists just cram everything and anything into the lineup. So, we decided to pick our designers’ brains to bring you the best resources …

Web Design