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The Best Cities for Falling in Love This Fall

Fall brings with it colorful foliage, crisp weather, and the urge to cozy up by the fire (preferably with a special someone). After all, the season is ideal for spending some picturesque time with your significant other, and some cities are a bit more romance-inducing than others. Cobblestone …

Climate change is an obvious myth – how much more evidence do you need?

Climate change is a myth. We all know this, deep down. Some of you reading this may have been taken in by the fear-mongering governments or corrupt scientists so have been brainwashed into thinking climate change is a real thing that “threatens all of humanity” or some other nonsense, but it’s just …

14 Tips for DIYing a Coffee Bar at Home

Nothing ruins a caffeine break like running to your local coffee shop through the freezing rain. As the days grow shorter and temperatures start dropping, why not skip the outdoor excursion and make your own coffee bar? Here are 14 brilliant ideas for creating a little coffee corner that will keep …

No. 1: Lexus CT 200h

The little Lexus sports hatchback costs $3,150 less than the equivalent non-hybrid Lexus IS 250 sedan, while saving a whopping $6,190 in fuel costs over five years—for a total five-year cost advantage of $7,630.

Astronauts explain why it's important that you, yes you, go into space

Commercial space travel has suffered a series of setbacks as an unmanned rocket owned by Orbital Sciences Corporation exploded during takeoff during a mission to resupply the International Space Station.<p>Virgin Galactic more recently lost SpaceShipTwo, an early version of a ship that is planned to …

Is Ikea The End Of Design? See The Italian Counterattack At This Powerful Milan Design Exhibit

Future archeologists studying the material culture of austerity need look no further than the Ikea catalogue. Even in Milan, the design capital of Europe, people under forty are likely to eat on a <i>Tärendö</i> table and to sleep in a <i>Fjelsse</i> bed – if they’re not couch-surfing on the <i>Knislinge</i> sofa of a …

How to Keep Your Car Battery Alive Through a Frigid Winter

Make sure your battery lives through the winter with these tips.<p>Batteries are a lot like people in winter; they like to stay warm and be fed regularly to keep their internal chemical reactions happy, even if they're getting less exercise. We compensate with multiple holiday feasts and beer. Your …

Electric Vehicles

Here's One Reason Why iCloud Has Been Such A Mess

While that's generally true for the company's hardware, its online services, like iCloud, are a totally different story.<p>One reason is because Apple has no central dedicated team to work on these services, reports The Information's Jessica Lessin.<p>That means whenever Apple wants to create new online …

Hot Celebrity Pictures at the AMAs

Flipping The Wall Street Journal and Factiva

For 125 years, it has been read by the leading business influencers in the world. It’s won 35 Pulitzer prizes, for topics including the September 11, …

The 21 Most Stylish Celebrity Couples

As if their Hollywood romances aren't envy-inducing enough...<p>As if their Hollywood romances aren't envy-inducing enough, many of our favorite couples boast blithely cool and complimentary style. Sometimes it's the off-duty rockers like Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale other times it's the 'Oh, wow, …

Gwen Stefani

Richard Cohen’s latest disgrace: Noted creep has some thoughts on sexual creeps

Washington Post columnist wonders why culture devalues women — but doesn’t acknowledge his own sordid history<p>Last week, Rolling Stone published a horrific, infuriating account detailing an alleged 2012 frat house gang rape at the University of Virginia. "Jackie," the reported victim, found herself …

iCloud Development Held Up By 'Deep Organizational Issues' at Apple

Development on new features for iCloud is being held up by "deep organizational issues," according to a new report from <i>The Information</i>, which suggests organizational problems are complicating iCloud products and holding up releases. Much of <i>The Information</i>'s report requires a subscription to access, …

Hackers shut down Sony Pictures' computers and are blackmailing the studio

Today, employees across the Sony Pictures offices were greeted with a strange picture as they tried to login to their computers. Since this afternoon, computers at the company have been completely unresponsive, showing a glowering CGI skeleton, a series of URL addresses, and a threatening message …

Ideo Perfectly Predicted The Future Of Google In 2003

The design firm predicted Google Glass, Android TV, and Material Design. Nice one, Nostradamus.<p>Back in 2003, six years after the Larry Page and Sergey Brin founded Google, and a year before it first became publicly traded, <i>Wired</i> magazine asked four designers, including the likes of Shepherd Fairey, …

Material Design

Why Virtual Reality Is Happening Now

Since the Oculus Rift first made waves with its successful Kickstarter, there’s been a consistent line of criticism based in the notion, “why would it work this time?”<p>It’s a fair question — you can go back decades and see myriad failed attempts to build virtual reality gear for the masses.<p>“Many …

Here Are Microsoft's New Robot Security Guards

Microsoft recently installed a fleet of 5-feet-tall, 300-pound robots to protect its Silicon Valley campus. The robots are packed with HD security cameras and sensors to take in their organic, protein-based surroundings. There's also an artificial intelligence on board that can sound alarms when …

Has The Plot To Gareth Edwards’ ‘Star Wars’ Spin-off Film Finally Been Revealed?

J.J. Abrams recently confirmed on Twitter that this weekend we’ll be receiving an 88 second preview of <i>Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens.</i> In the wake of that news comes more <i>Star Wars</i> goodness in the form of plot details for Gareth Edwards’ (<i>Godzilla</i>) spin-off film set in the same …

Higher Learning: A Pilot's Journey Begins

The only thing better than laughter is sharing a lesson in utter silence, a demonstration of listening necessary for any true communication and learning.<p>Francis worked hard. She listened. She chose calmness. She was rewarded with the sound of only the aircraft making contact with Earth. Her …

Route 66, Ride for the Relay, Day 7

Friday September 12, 2014 - from Santa Rosa to Acoma, New Mexico<p>The day started in blackness as I was awakened by the sound of the wind howling outside. The clock said 6:00 a.m. so I knew I was not going back to sleep. And I was curious about the wind, so I opened the window a crack and felt a …

88 seconds of Star Wars: The Force Awakens to hit US cinemas on Friday

Star Wars: The Force Awakens,Star Wars,JJ Abrams,Film industry,Walt Disney Company,Science fiction and fantasy,Film,Culture<p>Teaser trailer for JJ Abrams’s movie will be screened in 30 cinemas across the US and Canada, while Gareth Edwards’s spin-off movie likely to involve mercenaries recruited to …

First Virtual Drive: Chevrolet Chaparral 2X Vision Gran Turismo

NASA-grade propulsion, heart-attack-grade velocity.<p>The Chevy Chaparral 2X is pure concept porn; a laser-powered and wingsuit-inspired future car pulled from carbon fiber and wrapped around a sprawled-out human. Make that, a very <i>tense</i> sprawled-out human. In Gran Turismo 6, the only environment where …

Sports Cars

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Rachel McAdams Confirmed for 'True Detective 2'

The actress will star alongside Colin Farrell and Vince Vaughn<p>Rachel McAdams has been confirmed as the female lead in <i>True Detective 2</i>. The news follows months of speculation during which everyone from Jessica Chastain and Jessica Biel to Rosario Dawson were tipped to be starring in the series.<p>The …

Entertainment

Beyond the UK and US: what films are top of the box office for the rest of the world?

The Lego Movie is the top grossing film so far this year in the UK. Guardians of the Galaxy tops the charts in the US, but what is most popular among movie-goers in other countries around the world?<p>• Read our weekly global box office analysis and UK box office analysis<p>The Lego movie may be well …

Julianne Moore Is on a Roll

With her performance in “Still Alice” generating Oscar buzz and “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1” an international hit, the actress has much to celebrate. One more reason: her recent string of red carpet wins.