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Renowned Tattoo Artist Inked Clients Through a Hole in the Wall Without Ever Meeting Them

Normally, a lot of careful planning goes into getting a tattoo. Or, at the very least, people looking to get a tattoo become familiar with their design of choice. Tattoo artist Scott Campbell, however, has added an element of surprise to this process with his performance project called <i>Whole Glory</i>. …

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MIT to offer first free online for-credit classes

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (Reuters) - The Massachusetts Institute of Technology on Wednesday unveiled a new program that will allow students for the first time to earn credit at the elite school for classes taken through its online MITx program.<p>The program will allow candidates to take a semester of courses …

7 Online Classes That Will Make You Smarter and More Interesting

Massive open online courses have opened up classes from top-tier universities to students around the world. Here are some of the more unique offerings.<p>Since massive open online courses, known as MOOCs, exploded on the higher education scene, they've increased the breadth and access of classes in a …

Here's how hybrid laptops are going to save the tablet market

They’re not new, but 2-in-1 hybrids—which combine the features of a laptop and tablet into a single device—are proving to be the only high point in …

Some People Get Paid a Lot of Money to Edit Wikipedia Pages

An underground industry has developed.<p>The brilliance of Wikipedia is that a) it’s free—slogan: “The Free Encyclopedia”—and b) the editing is supposed …

Google Glass will have a new snap-on design, says WSJ

Google is reportedly working on a new "Enterprise Edition" of its augmented reality Google Glass headset that has a few new hardware improvements. While <i>9to5Google</i> originally revealed some details on the updated hardware earlier this month, <i>The Wall Street Journal</i> reports that the new version doesn't …

Congress’ Summer Fling With Marijuana

How Congress turned on the DEA and embraced weed.<p>It’s not easy being the DEA these days. After an unprecedented losing streak on Capitol Hill, the once-untouchable Drug Enforcement Administration suffered last week what might be considered the ultimate indignity: A Senate panel, for the first time, …

After Cuba: The Only 3 Countries That Have No Relations With the U.S.

Why is one of them Bhutan?<p>On Wednesday, the United States and Cuba announced that they would reopen embassies in each other’s capitals, thus restoring diplomatic relations for the first time since 1961. The agreement doesn’t mean that Washington-Havana ties will go back to where they were before …

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How Isis crippled al-Qaida | Shiv Malik, Ali Younes, Spencer Ackerman, Mustafa Khalili

Photograph: Mustafa Khalili<p>Abu ­Muhammad al-Maqdisi, the intellectual godfather of al-Qaida.<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/6/10/1433954982833/1b7d66ce-79f0-4547-b570-f68f1f82bd4e-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Mustafa Khalili<p>Abu ­Muhammad al-Maqdisi, the …

The Virtue of Being Short

Taller does not mean healthier. It's more likely the opposite.<p>If you've ever had a tall man stand in front of you at a concert, blocking your view, and wished that he would have a heart attack, the odds were against you.<p>Tall men are less likely to develop heart disease than are short men, according …

What To Expect From Google I/O 2015

Google I/O begins Thursday, kicking off with the usual keynote from the search giant during which it generally drops a lot of news. We’ll be there to cover it live as it happens, but a lot of info, rumor and speculation has already been making the rounds about just what we’ll see announced. Here’s …

Android News

Lifetime Reveals Cast for "Full House" Movie

The Unauthorized Full House Story airs on the network in August, and yes, everyone has already made the obvious "have mercy" jokes.<p>Following the bizarre success that was their "Unauthorized" TV movie telling the story behind '90s teen classic <i>Saved by the Bell</i> last year, Lifetime has decided to do …

40 trips you should take before you turn 30

Your 20s are an ideal time to take on some adventure and travel to faraway places.<p>Chances are you'll end up having some wild experiences that you'll never forget.<p>From partying at the world's largest Carnival in Rio de Janeiro to paragliding in New Zealand, here are the trips you should take when …

National Parks

China might be building vast database of federal worker info, experts say

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The massive hack that may have stolen the personal information of four million federal employees appears designed to build a vast database in what could be preparation for future attacks by China against the U.S., cybersecurity experts advising the government told CNN Friday …

Personal Information

7 Things You Need to Know to Build a Business That Lasts

Building a sustainable business model is a race of endurance and resilience. Sadly, there are few survivors. Here's how your company can be one of them.<p>Entrepreneurs often believe that building a company is a full-speed sprint to a short-term goal, mostly because they don't have a long-term vision. …

'Big big' problems on Greek deal as eurozone warns: no reform, no cash

Eurozone officials criticise 'amateur' Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis, warning that time is running out to stop Greece going bankrupt<p>Time is running out for Greece, officials have warned at a crucial eurozone meeting in which finance minister Yanis Varoufakis was heavily criticised for …

What your email inbox reveals about your personality

"I've got three emails in my inbox. What does that say about me?"<p>"It means you're the worst," I texted back.<p>By "you're the worst," of course, I meant, "your ability to manage your digital life is everything I aspire to, and I am therefore insanely jealous."<p>At the moment, my personal inbox contained …

Psychology

9 Easy Career Hacks That Very Few People Actually Do

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I gave a presentation to Womensphere a few months ago on the most valuable lessons I learned early in my career. Back when I was an entry-level investment banking analyst at Bear Stearns (R.I.P.), our trainers gave us some basic advice on …

Success

8 Stealth Interview Questions That Reveal True Character

Finding a real star requires going beyond "Tell me about yourself." Here are the questions that will tell you what you really want to know.<p>If you want to hire a great candidate, you'd better ask the right questions. And sometimes, the questions that tell you the most about a person are the ones …

Seattle CEO grapples with consequences of the $70k minimum wage

It didn’t spark a trend. In fact, it has sparked something of a backlash.<p>Last April, one CEO decided to boldly go where few have gone before by …

Top-Earning Dead Musicians

Michael Jackson once again leads the Halloween-spooky list of the musicians making the most from beyond the grave.

Michael Jackson

Solar power will soon be as cheap as coal

<i>This post originally appeared at Ensia.</i><p>Inside a sprawling single-story office building in Bedford, Massachusetts, in a secret room known as the Growth Hall, the future of solar power is cooking at more than 2,500 °F. Behind closed doors and downturned blinds, custom-built ovens with ambitious names …

How much sleep do you really need?

We all know those people who say they can get by on five or six hours of sleep a night — but chances are, they’re lying (or just forcing themselves …

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