David Shields

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Microsoft is making a smartphone accessory you won’t want to live without

You may not remember them, but Nokia’s Treasure Tags were some of the coolest smartphone accessories we saw all last year. For those of you who need …

Windows Phone

Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Believe There Was A Conspiracy In Eazy-E's Death

Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Believe There Was A Conspiracy In Eazy-E’s Death<p>Something doesn't add up to the crew.<p>In an interview with VLADTV, Bone …

Viacom

Scientists just made a major breakthrough that could revolutionize the way we use energy

The advance may be an important step in the long-standing quest to achieve a room-temperature superconductor, which could help cities build vastly more efficient power grids, researchers say.<p>So far, superconductivity only works at very cold temperatures. And even though this new, record-breaking …

Dr. Dre and Ice Cube demand out of wrongful death lawsuit over Suge Knight killing

In January, rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight used his pickup truck and ran over one of the film's technical advisors Cle "Bone" Sloan and Compton businessman Terry Carter. The death of Carter has led to a wrongful death and negligence lawsuit by his widow, who in a complaint filed in June painted the …

Pentagon report: Russia is deploying new, specially modified air-defense systems to the Arctic

According to the FMSO, the Kremlin is looking to place short-to-medium range antiaircraft SA-22 Pantsir-S1 battalions at Murmansk by the Norwegian border and at unspecified locations in the east of Russia facing both the US and Japan.<p>The twin-barreled Pantsir is a staple of Russian air defense, the …

The Galaxy S6 Edge+ Is Samsung’s Answer To The iPhone 6 Plus

Today at a big press conference, Samsung announced two new flagship phones, the Samsung Galaxy Note 5, and its new sibling, the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+. While a Note update was highly anticipated, the S6 Edge+ is a new beast. And the best way to describe it is that it’s a direct iPhone 6 Plus …

How Japanese Whisky Is Taking Over the World

Japan's whisky industry is producing alcohols that are beating the classics in Scotland. One industry expert talks about how he's doing it.<p>Shinjiro Torii opened the first Japanese whisky distillery in Yamazaki, an area between Kyoto and Osaka, in 1923. During a time when most Japanese drank only …

Russia Threatens War If Sweden Joins NATO

The Russian ambassador to Sweden has claimed that Moscow would take “countermeasures” should Sweden join the military alliance.<p>Viktor Tatarinstev …

Why Israel Is Going To Bomb Iran

Thanks to Barack Obama, it is only a matter of time before Israel feels forced to conduct a massive military strike against Iran’s nuclear program. …

Scientists Have Finally Discovered Why We Can’t Escape Mosquitoes

Using sight, smell, and heat to track us down, mozzies are a triple threat.<p>Nothing mars the enjoyment of a balmy summer evening quite like the …

Black Mississippi Confederate flag supporter dies after rally when 'car full of jeering African American men forced him off the road'

A black Mississippi man who often dressed in Confederate regalia to support the state flag has died in a one-car accident.<p>The Highway Patrol says …

Opinion: Why gold is falling and won’t get up again

SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) — Do you remember gold? It was kind of an analog bitcoin.<p>It was a universal legal tender. Governments held it in forts. …

Ayatollah to Obama: Wasn't It Fun to Surrender?

8 Popular American Foods That Contribute To Higher Cancer Rates

<b>A quick note from our founder-</b><p>Over the past year, my friend Dave at PaleoHacks has been working on a secret cookbook with world-renowned Le Cordon …

Weight Loss

Facebook, eBay, And Google Side With Samsung Against Apple

Google, Facebook, and eBay are supporting Samsung's objection to the court decision ordering it to fork over profits from smartphones found to infringe upon certain Apple patents.<p>It's the latest development in a long-running intellectual property war that culminated in 2012, when a jury found …

Red Hat

12 signs America is on the decline

America is declining, in large and important measures, yet policymakers aren’t paying attention. So argues a new academic paper, pulling together …

The Future Of War

The risk of conflicts between great powers is rising. How will that shape the battlefield of tomorrow?<p>When the Cold War ended, the world changed fundamentally. For most of the 20th century, conflicts between great powers—two world wars and the specter of a third—defined our global politics, as well …

Jay Z Lands Dez Bryant $70 Million Deal

Wide receiver Dez Bryant signed a new contract with the Dallas Cowboys yesterday (July 15). The deal is for five years and $70 million, ESPN …

The Soviet Union's Insane Plan to Crush NATO in Battle

World War II was the most destructive war in human history. Consider that, a conservative estimate of World War II fatalities is 60 million people, …

Geopolitics

10 Great Underrated Whiskeys

Sure Pappy's fantastic, but don't let these great, accessible, well-priced whiskeys be tragically ignored.<p>Last month I wrote a piece called<i>10 Highly Drinkable Beers That No One Is Drinking</i>—and then every pedantic Facebook commenter logged on to say, "r u crazy? I drink those ALL THE TIME!"<p>Fair …

5 Unexpected Benefits Of Eating A Large Breakfast

In Personal Development-speak, we are always talking about goals, outcomes, success, desires and dreams. In other words, all the stuff we want to do, …

Saudi Arabia Ditches the US for Russia: Does It Matter?

Step back and calmly contemplate the geopolitical shift taking place in the Middle East. Does anyone realize what's happening beyond what the headlines read? The answer is may be. Even before the United States and Iran reached a landmark deal this week to rein in Iran's nuclear program, the past 20 …

Gotham Chronicle —

The Questionable Rise of Edward Nygma<p>By Valerie Vale | Reporter<p>September 19, 2016<p><i>The article below may contain spoilers from Gotham Season 3, Episode</i> …

10 Incredible Sex Tips for People Who Have Been Given Terrible Advice About Sex by Top 10 Lists

<b>Sex tips are awful.</b> If you don't fit a size 9 shoe, you don't need to saw off your toes to ensure a snug fit. Sexual differences are immediately seen as problems in our culture, as we are anxiously terrified of sex. Lists simply perpetuate absurd standards, and for that reason this isn't actually a …

Apple and Samsung are said to be working on a technology that would change the wireless industry as we know it

The GSMA, an industry association that represents mobile-phone makers worldwide, is working on a standardized, embeddable SIM card that would let you jump between carriers more easily.<p>Apple and Samsung, two of the world's biggest phone makers, are said to be in "advanced talks" with the GSMA about …

6 of the Healthiest Fish to Eat (And 6 to Avoid)

Try these healthy fish to select your favorite safe catch. Learn about the best and worst seafood choices for your health and for the environment, …

Aquaculture