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You can now use an Apple Watch to control a GoPro camera

Have an Apple Watch and a GoPro camera with built-in Wi-Fi? Great, you can now get control of your shots straight from your wrist.<p>The action-camera maker released an iOS app update so you can use your Apple Watch as a viewfinder, start and stop recordings and take photos and switch between capture …

Miss Colombia Posts Pictures of Her Crowning Moment Before Losing Title: It 'Will Always Be with Me'

Steve Harvey‘s major mistake at Sunday night’s Miss Universe pageant may have left the Internet in a fury, but the contestants involved kept upbeat …

This is why the US Navy's new $362 million ship broke down

The USS Milwaukee, commissioned on November 21, is an advanced littoral combat ship (LCS). According to the Navy Times, citing a report from the Navy, the Milwaukee was transiting past Halifax, Canada, when it "suffered an engineering casualty."<p>The exact cause of the casualty is still under …

Military

Why the US Military’s Plans for a Death Star Collapsed

A big gun is only as good as its aim.<p><i>This story originally appeared on War Is Boring</i><i>.</i><p>A long time ago in an era much like ours, the United States poured billions into its "Star Wars" missile defense program. What those billions actually bought is still highly classified, so much so that we know very …

For the first time since 9/11, US Navy nuclear-armed subs make port calls

The US Navy has 14 submarines with nuclear warheads that roam the oceans as part of the US strategy to deter an enemy strike. They will now make …

Hilarious Photo of a T-Rex Chasing a Wedding Party

Anyone planning a wedding anytime soon should take a look at this hilarious concept by photographer Quinn Miller. The entertaining photo features a full wedding party screaming for their lives as they run frantically away from a T-Rex. It's certainly a unique image and the final result definitely …

Mason Jar Snow Globes Are This Season's Most Adorable DIY

Festive AND easy? Rejoice!<p>There are holiday DIY projects and then there are <i>holiday DIY projects</i>, those complicated, harder-than-they-looked-on-Pinterest undertakings that are more likely to leave you feeling frustrated and fresh out of curse words rather than basking in the joyful afterglow of …

Every Star Wars Project Featured on Make: So Far (Over 100!)

You can never have too much Star Wars. This year alone, we’ve seen dozens of projects related to <i>The Force Awakens</i>, and since this is the big weekend, we thought you should have access to all of them in one place. But why stop at just one movie? <i>Make:</i> has been covering Star Wars since our second …

Star Wars

This Is the Best DIY Spa Gift for Your Favorite Gal Pal

We adore the holiday season with all of its joyful cheer, but let’s be real — thinking about <i>what</i> to get for your friends and family can be a daunting task. So daunting that you need to treat yourself to a spa day :) The truth is, your girlfriends are likely in the same boat, so why not make THAT …

Gorgeous Russian dome home of the future withstands massive snow loads

Dome homes aren’t just visually delightful—they also have advantages over your typical boxy house. Russian company SkyDome’s futuristic dome home is …

6 Fake Christmas Trees You Can Fold, 3D Print, or Wire Up at Home

There’s a lot of reasons you might not want a Christmas tree in your house. Maybe you don’t have the space. Maybe you hate trees. Maybe you don’t celebrate Christmas… But if you want the Christmas tree experience, minus the actual tree, here are a few good DIY alternatives that don’t involve buying …

Superfast Military Aircraft Crashed in Pacific Ocean, DARPA Says

<i>This story was updated at 5:42 p.m. ET.</i><p>An unmanned military plane billed as the "fastest aircraft ever built" crashed into the Pacific Ocean today …

Young Afghan-American woman shot dead by 'mullah as she left her Kabul gym'

Lisa Akbari, a dual Afghan-American citizen, had worked as a human terrain team analyst and with NGOs in Afghanistan<p>An Afghan-American woman who used to work for the US army was shot dead by a mullah in a residential area of Kabul on Sunday night, according to officials.<p>Lisa Akbari, a dual …

Adele Has Revealed That She Really, Really Wants To Duet With Beyoncé

"How am I supposed to write a real record if I’m waiting for half a million likes on a fucking photo? That ain’t real."

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The 25 Best Grime Tracks of 2015

We will defend this list to death.<p>Alright, yes we get it, 2015 was the year grime conquered the globe/the charts/ your da's limited awareness of popular culture. Even the Yanks have been fascinated with the tracks that've come out in the last twelve months. Although they still claim "they can't …

Is Star Wars: The Force Awakens Inspired By Father Ted? The Internet Seems To Think So

Now, your first instinct may be to dismiss this and bellow, “ARSE BISCUITS!”, but bear with us. The new <i>Star Wars</i> movie, <i>The Force Awakens</i>, seems to …

Kenny Rogers on Donald Trump: 'I love what he says, I have to admit'

One warm Houston evening 65 years ago, a teenage girl ran to answer the doorbell as her mother yelled after her. Mrs Rogers reminded her to take her brother along on her date. The disgruntled girl obeyed. Kenny Rogers, then 12, stopped feeling like a third wheel once the trio got to the show, by …

Five Historic Moments Where Photography Became Easier for All

Complaints about photography being easier and for everyone have always been present throughout the art form’s history. There is a theory that as we …

Simulating Super Bowl XLVIII

If you cannot wait until game time for Super Bowl XLVIII, we have your paper champions right here at Bleacher Report. We simulated the game 10 times and came up with the same general result that PredictionMachine.com (@PredictMachine) ended up with.<p>We could not believe the Seattle Seahawks won …

Digital addiction is the world’s next great health crisis

A recent Atlantic piece introduces us to Griffin, a teenage addict from California. Poor Griffin. He was woken up in the middle of the night, thrown on a plane and driven out to the Utah desert to start a rehab program.<p>His addiction? The internet.<p>Yes, addiction is a word we throw around a lot …

Mental Health

Obama Makes 'No Apologies' For Fighting ISIS Within 'American Values'

Stressing that his administration has "been at this for a long time," President Obama launched a forceful defense of his strategy against ISIS in a year-end interview with NPR. He makes "no apologies," he said, for wanting to target terror groups "appropriately and in a way that is consistent with …

Star Wars: The Force Awakens falls $7.9m short of world record opening

JJ Abrams’s space opera scores $517m, against Jurassic World’s $524.9m, after failing to secure a release in China until 9 January<p>Disney’s failure to secure a timely release for Star Wars: The Force Awakens in China saw the latest instalment of the space saga fall just short of Jurassic World’s …

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