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Mexican woman becomes world's 'oldest person' - but lost her only proof 40 years ago

Leandra Becerra Lumbreras was reportedly born in the year Queen Victoria celebrated her Golden Jubilee and has 73 great-grandchildren<p>She was 27 when World War One erupted, 75 when John F. Kennedy was shot and nearly 100 when the Berlin Wall came down.<p>Now Leandra Becerra Lumbreras is celebrating her …

ShareWhere -- confess to nearby strangers (you know you want to)

The latest secrets-focused app believes it's different -- because you share your most stunning secrets anonymously with other users who are physically near you.<p><i>Bless me, Father. For I have drunk 15 beers last night and said things that I don't remember. Some of them might be on a secret-sharing app.</i><p>…

Apps

Art & Painting

BUY: http://amzn.to/1Bf6lKB<br>Corn Kernel Shaver - this thing is awesome!

The Tiki-Z Is What Happens When The Best Desktop Gaming PC Gets A Massive GPU Upgrade

15 months ago I wrote a review hailing Falcon Northwest’s Tiki as the perfect PC. I arrived at that confident conclusion simply because it doesn’t have a weakness. It also boasted the most performance per cubic inch of any desktop on the market, and that was when it “only” packed an Nvidia GTX …

Scientific Speed Reading: How to Read 300% Faster in 20 Minutes

How much more could you get done if you completed all of your required reading in 1/3 or 1/5 the time?<p>Increasing reading speed is a process of …

21 Refreshing Iced Coffee Recipes

Sometimes you need coffee <i>and</i> dessert, simultaneously. And iced coffee is a perfect and delicious pick-me-up, especially on a hot afternoon. Maybe it’s the DIY in us, but we never really understood paying $4 for an iced coffee when we can make the same deliciousness in our own kitchen! So, it’s time …

Coffee

How to Turn $25 a Week Into Almost $7000 in 5 Years

According to Bankrate, certificates of deposit with a 5-year maturity (as of 7/18/14) offer a meager 1.74% growth rate — hardly anything to brag to …

Mysterious 262-Foot Crater Discovered in Siberia

A huge, 262-foot crater has been discovered in Yamal — a region north of Siberia whose name means 'end of the world' — and scientists are unsure how …

How to Delete Yourself from the Internet

Americans love the Internet, with 87% of us active online. We have accounts everywhere, letting us kill time at work on Facebook, check Twitter for …

Privacy

Watch a fireworks show from the inside, thanks to a drone

Drones may be amoral killing machines, but they’re also awesome tools of the entertainment industry. One very clever done enthusiast had the idea of filming a professional fireworks celebration from the inside, high above the city lights.<p>The very clever Jos Stiglingh in West Palm Beach Florida …

The Most Trusted Place for Answering Life's Questions

Answered<p>In Zeus<p>Does Zeus live on mount Olympus<p>Zeus was believed by the Ancient Greeks to be one of the Olympian gods, and all the Olympian gods lived …

Sam Smith's Whitney Houston 'How Will I Know' Cover Will Make You Cry

There are very few singers who can tackle <b>Whitney Houston</b> and do an admirable job. Now, you can count <b>Sam Smith</b> one of them. He's previously cited the …

This is the Easiest, Tastiest Summer Drink Ever

Andrew Zimmerman of Chicago's Sepia is a major proponent of a proper daiquiri.<p><i>After a night on the line, most chefs have a go-to drink, from cheap</i> …

The Swiss train tourists don’t take

The Rhäetian Railway provides an awe-inspiring, adrenaline-inducing ride past therapeutic springs and mountain-perched castles, crossing 84 tunnels and 383 bridges along the way.<p>I floated in a steamy, 38C rooftop pool, watching glints of the sinking copper sun reflect off the Rhäetian Alps. Located …

European Travel

iPhone DIY repair: Ultimate guide to fixing your iPhone 5

The ultimate guide to DIY repairing your broken iPhone 5, whatever the issue may be!<p>Having issues with your out-of-warranty iPhone 5 and need to know …

Listen to Aphex Twin's lost 1994 album for free thanks to fan crusade

Kickstarter campaign raised $67,000 for 15 tracks by Richard D. James<p>Connoisseurs of dark, pulsing, and often unsettling electronic music can now stream a previously unreleased 15-track collection by Aphex Twin, after fans collaborated to buy a test pressing of the album from 1994. Richard D. James …

Rhino Unbreakable Shoelaces

Rhino Laces are guaranteed to be unbreakable, fireproof, and slashproof. By both the people who make them and the people who wear them--who happen to …

Spain v Holland: The days of tiki-taka may not be over, but the aura of invincibility has gone forever

Holland's stunning 5-1 dismantling of the world champions leaves a nation wondering if things will ever be quite the same again<p>It was Carlos Bilardo, the coach of Argentina’s <b>World Cup</b>-winning side in 1986, who said that a team needed seven players defending and three players attacking. When those …

The US government doesn't want you to know how the cops are tracking you

All across America, from Florida to Colorado and back again, the country's increasingly militarized local police forces are using a secretive technology to vacuum up cellphone data from entire neighborhoods – including from people inside their own homes – almost always without a warrant. This week, …