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Obama urges action to halt Isis 'cancer' as UK steps up fight against jihadis

Barack Obama urged allies in the Middle East to join together in routing the "cancer" of Islamic State (Isis) a day after the jihadists released a video of the beheading of a US journalist.<p>As David Cameron acknowledged that the Isis fighter guilty of the "barbaric and brutal" murder of James Foley …

Now you can use Bitcoin to buy a smart rifle

Now you can now use Bitcoins to buy a high-tech, $27,500 rifle that lets even an inexperienced shooter hit a target 10 football fields away.<p>Austin, Texas-based gun maker TrackingPoint announced Thursday that it's accepting Bitcoin for its smartscope rifles, which allow novices to accurately shoot …

Malaysian Airlines plane mystery: how can a flight disappear off radar?

As the search continues for the missing Malaysian Airlines plane, more questions have been asked about how it is possible for a modern aircraft to simply vanish without trace. Some relatives of missing victims are accusing the authorities of withholding information.<p>Theories about what happened …

Flight MH370: passengers on stolen passports 'not Asian looking'

Confusion mounted on Monday over the identities of the two passengers travelling with stolen passports aboard missing flight MH370 after reviews of CCTV footage prompted a Malaysian official to describe them as resembling a black Italian footballer.<p>Civil aviation chief Azharuddin Abdul Rahman told …

If You Gave Superman A GoPro

If anyone ever asks you what you’d use a personal drone for, you <i>could</i> say “Real estate photos”.. or “monitoring rhino populations“… or you could say “<i>pretending to be freaking superman.</i>”<p>Armed with a personal RC drone, a GoPro camera, and fistfuls of crazy video editing talent, a team out of LA has …

Astronomers find evidence of cosmic inflation, gravitational waves and the Big Bang

In the immediate aftermath of the Big Bang it's believed the universe grew at an exponential rate in what is known as cosmic inflation. Well, the first solid evidence of this growth, which would explain the uniform structure of the universe, has been discovered in the form of a curl in the cosmic …

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard Throw Engagement Party

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard are one step closer to saying “I do.”<p>The couple, who confirmed their engagement in January, celebrated their upcoming …

Lupita Nyong'o Among Those In The Star Wars Rumour Vortex

While Lupita Nyong’o’s phone has been steadily ringing with offers since she scored her Best Supporting Actress Oscar, her work in <b>12 Years A Slave</b> …

Latest Batman: Arkham Knight images

New images have been released into the internet wilderness this weekend, giving us a good look at the new Batmobile, some new moves, and some …

This Guy Makes Millions Playing Video Games on YouTube

What?!<p>The YouTube personality with the most subscribers isn’t Justin Bieber (8 million) or Rihanna (12.5 million). That honor goes to a 24-year-old Swede named Felix Kjellberg, better known by his YouTube handle, PewDiePie.<p>PewDiePie doesn’t sing or dance, no. PewDiePie has made his name—and a …

Will Malaysia Airlines MH370 finally give up its terrible secret?

After a week of false leads, U-turns, wild speculation and outright contradictions, it was hard to believe there could be any more surprises in the hunt for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight.<p>But when Malaysia's prime minister, Najib Razak, finally appeared before the media on Saturday afternoon …

Switched On: Birth of a platform

<i>Each week Ross Rubin contributes Switched On, a column about consumer technology.</i><p>Regardless of what one may think about the potential for smartwatches, one of the most exciting things about a new device category is that there is so much experimentation with form factors and capabilities. We've …

How do I create an electronic diary?

There is no one-size-fits-all solution, says Rick Maybury<p><i>I keep a hand written diary for my own amusement, and to aid an imperfect memory. It might be more useful if it was electronically recorded, especially if it were then possible to recall previous entries by searching with individual words</i> …

3 total-body workouts to build lean muscle all over

Geber86 / Getty<p>Geber86 / Getty<p><b>Duration</b> 45<p><b>Exercises</b> 6<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>Some guys are able to achieve out-of-this-world physiques because of genetics that …

The Best Anytime Workout

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Ukraine and the west: hot air and hypocrisy

Public clashes between Ukrainians and Russians in the main square in Sevastopol. Ukrainians protesting at Russian interference; Crimean Russians demanding the return of Sevastopol to Russia, and that parliament recognise Russian as the state language. Ukrainian deputies barred from the government …

How Lego Become The World's Hottest Toy Company

They will add to the already gigantic heap of Lego bits: 86 for every person on the planet. The toymaker has enjoyed ten years of spectacular growth, almost quadrupling its revenue.<p>In 2012 it overtook Hasbro to become the world's second-largest toymaker. The number one, Mattel, is now seeking to …

The Internet Will Be Everywhere In 2025, For Better Or Worse

We won't think about 'going online' or 'looking on the Internet' for something. We'll just be online, and just look."<p>In 2025, the Internet will enhance our awareness of the world and ourselves while diminishing privacy and allowing abusers to "make life miserable for others," according to a new …

Google Apps Referral Program Offering $15 For Each New Customer

Google has today announced via their Google Enterprise Blog the launch of a new referral program for its Google Apps suite of programs and …