Bruno Cassama

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Yes, Obama And Putin Met, But Did You See The Cats?

There was a very important meeting at the G20 summit but priorities, people.

Could you go off-grid?

In a few months, Bethany Schweitzer and her husband hope to be generating most of their own electricity through solar panels installed on the roof of their house. Driven by a desire to live an eco-friendlier life, they crunched the numbers and sought approval for the panels from their homeowners …

Off-grid

How Men And Women Process Emotions Differently

Are women "wired" to be more emotional? Not exactly -- but new research provides more evidence that the male and female brain may have very different ways of processing emotion.<p>Previous research has shown that women generally experience higher levels of emotional stimulation than men. Now, a new …

Gender

Artist Saves Forgotten Paintings by Adding His Own Hilarious Touch

Artist David Irvine takes existing, unwanted paintings and gives them a second life thanks to his hilarious additions. He calls this <i>Re-Directed Art</i>, and the originals are works that he’s located at thrift stores, yard sales, or even taken from a street curb. Irvine then paints pop culture icons …

Queen’s Christmas message to pay tribute to medics fighting Ebola

Theme of this year’s broadcast is reconciliation, with Queen praising aid workers helping to tackle Ebola in west Africa<p>The Queen will describe in her traditional Christmas message how she has been “deeply touched” by the “selflessness” of medical staff fighting the Ebola outbreak.<p>The UK is one of …

The Scout Alarm Is Always Prepared To Keep Your Home Safe

I live in a fourth floor walkup in Bushwick, Brooklyn. The building is old — I have to hide from hot water in the shower whenever a neighbor flushes their toilet and my floor is legitimately slanted toward one side of the house. My across-the-hall neighbor has come home to a broken-in, robbed …

Kenya police stage fresh mosque raid

Kenyan police officers have raided a mosque in the port city of Mombasa, the third mosque to be raided this week, as the state continues its hunt for weapons and supporters of al-Qaeda-affiliated al-Shabab fighters in neighbouring Somalia, police have said.<p>Richard Ngatia, a local police chief, said …

Department of Justice: iPhone encryption will lead to the death of a child

Apple and the government have long been engaged in a bitter war of words over encryption and security practices employed in Apple’s iOS devices, but a new Wall Street Journal report indicates that the Department of Justice is really starting to take the rhetoric to the next level.<p>According to the …

Colombian girl in critical condition after father reportedly forced her to swallow cocaine

An 11-year-old Colombian girl narrowly escaped death after her father apparently made her swallow more than 100 cocaine-filled capsules to smuggle the drugs into Europe.<p>The girl was in critical condition Wednesday after doctors removed 104 capsules with a total of about half a kilogram of …

On The Record With Mick Fanning

Mick Fanning, dialing everything in at Off The Wall as he looks forward to defending his world title at Pipe. Photo: Noyle<p>For the past week, Mick …

Playmute, a Kickstarter project that could let you banish TV ads forever

We love TV. Really, we do. But, like most people, we’re less keen when the viewing experience is continually interrupted by ads.<p>As a publisher, we appreciate that monetization is necessary if you want to keep producing (or buying) content, and advertising is clearly one of the main revenue streams …

'Far Cry 4' Review: Enter Sandbox

<i>My PS4 review copy arrived a day after review embargoes lifted. It also arrived over the weekend, which is often family time. Consider this the first part of an ongoing review series of ‘Far Cry 4′ and a “first impressions” take on the game.</i><p><i>Far Cry 4</i> is awesome. It’s the first first-person shooter …

11 things we just learned about how the Apple Watch works

<b>An iPhone is required — at (almost) all times.</b> In Apple’s own words, Watch apps extend iOS apps. "You begin your Watch app development with your existing iOS app, which must support iPhone." That’s in part because Watch apps’ processing power is all coming from the iPhone. Apple says that "as the …