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How to Survive a Shark Attack | The Art of Manliness

Ahhhh…. life couldn’t be better. You’re finally on that vacation in the Florida Keys that you’ve been planning for the past year. And it couldn’t …

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Sharknado: The Video Game lays waste to Manhattan, iOS, common sense

In our latest attempt to truly confound the aliens that are monitoring our planet, last night the people of America made some popcorn, snuggled up with their loved ones and delighted as tornados filled with sharks destroyed its most highly-populated city.<p>Also, Biz Markie stabbed a shark.<p>Last …

Hearthstone: How to Win the Curse of Naxxramas Mage Challenge

We tackle the Mage Challenge boss battle.

Alibaba Invests $120M In Kabam At A Valuation Above $1B

Chinese conglomerate Alibaba is making another big investment in an American startup. The Wall Street Journal reports that the company is investing $120 million in mobile game developer Kabam, best known for such games as “Dragons of Atlantis” and for buying the naming rights to UC Berkeley’s …

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When open gets a little more closed: No skins on Android Wear, Auto or TV

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>Credit: Signe Brewster/Gigaom<p>Not sure which of the first three Android Wear watches to get? If you were holding out to see if …

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Aereo loses copyright fight at Supreme Court

The Supreme Court ruled Internet streaming service Aereo illegal Wednesday, handing traditional broadcasters a resounding victory against an upstart that threatened to upend their business model.<p>In a 6-3 decision, the high court ruled that Aereo is infringing broadcasters’ copyright when it picks …

King Felipe VI calls for 'new Spain' as he is sworn in

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1086000/1086091_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1529463628_ce0a07bcc7b322407755b94fe5205e1c<p><b>King Felipe VI has called for "a new Spain that we will build together" after being proclaimed head of state in a ceremony in parliament.</b><p>Earlier, King …

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Lady Gaga video allegedly scrapped due to sexual misconduct claims

Lady Gaga's music video for Do What U Want was allegedly scrapped due to accusations of sexual misconduct against two of its stars. According to a source speaking to the New York Post, the involvement of R Kelly and Terry Richardson was too much for a video that already "[seemed] literally [like] …

These Bears Are Having Lots Of Oral Sex, And Scientists Think They Know Why

Birds do it. Bees do it. Bears do it too--but some bears do it a bit differently.<p>Researchers from Poland are reporting that a pair of male brown bears at a zoo in Croatia have been engaging in oral sex--and lots of it. Over the course of 116 hours of recent observation, the animals engaged in …

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Apple settles $840 million ebooks price-fixing claim

Payment depends on outcome of appeal<p>Apple has agreed to settle out of court with consumers and US states that brought a damages claim against the company for conspiring to raise the price of ebooks. The terms of the settlement have not been made public. Attorney Steve Berman, who represented the …

Sam Smith: In the Lonely Hour

Where do lonely hearts go? British singer Sam Smith, 21, has written a dissertation on the question with his debut LP. Smith – a gifted …

Real-Time Wastewater Analysis Shows What Drugs Are Being Used Where

Drugs have been found in wastewater around the world.<p>When people take drugs, they end up in the water, either unchanged or broken down into specific metabolites. Increasingly, water can be tested to gauge how much drug use is going on in an area, and a new study shows that the level of illegal …

Navy faces daunting task of counting desert petroglyphs

Archaeologists know it as Renegade Canyon, a lava gorge in desert badlands with more than 1 million images of hunters, spirits and bighorn sheep etched in sharp relief on cliff faces and boulders.<p>But this desert is in the heart of the China Lake Naval Air Weapons Station, and it is where the Navy …

What Buying Twitter Bots Will Do For Your Following

One data scientist experimented on himself to find out and visualized the results here.<p>Got a few bucks to spare? It’s never been easier to buy a booster shot of social influence on Twitter, Instagram, and other platforms.<p>“It’s somewhat of a taboo topic, yet everyone does it,” Gilad Lotan, chief …

Xbox One July Update Brings Snap Mode for Achievements, Digital Bundles

Features rolling out to early access users in the next few days.<p>Microsoft seems to be continuing monthly updates for the Xbox One, with a preview for …

China broadens crackdown on Google services

When Yi Ran is working on new designs for his Yinshen Clothing company, he often turns to<p>Googleto search for pictures to use as inspiration. "The results are more complete and objective than Chinese search services," says the 30-year-old from Guangzhou.<p>But for the last two weeks, when Yi has tried …

US drone strike kills 10 in Pakistan, Islamabad intelligence officials say

At least 10 people were killed in a U.S. missile strike targeting a militant compound Thursday in Pakistan near the Afghan border, Pakistani intelligence officials said.<p>Top government officials told Reuters that Islamabad had given the U.S. "express approval" for the strikes -- the first time …

Gun Violence Spurs Grim Industry: Bulletproof Items for Kids

Interest is spiking at companies that make bulletproof products for children.<p>Driven by the desire of parents and school districts to protect kids from shootings such as the recent tragedy at a high school near Portland, Oregon, these companies are performing a balancing act between making a profit …

Vermeer's paintings might be 350 year-old color photographs

<b>Tim Jenison</b>, a Texas-based inventor, attempts to solve one of the greatest mysteries in the art world: 
How did Dutch master Johannes Vermeer manage …

Michael Jackson: Intimate Photos From the King of Pop's Teenage Years

13<p>Jim Britt had just signed as Motown's art director and photographer in 1972 when started shooting photos of Michael Jackson and his brothers. "I …

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Rio airport workers strike ahead of World Cup

Ground staff at Rio de Janeiro's airports plan to stage a 24-hour partial strike on Thursday, the day Brazil hosts the opening match of the football World Cup.<p>The workers pledged to maintain 80 percent service, but the strike will raise fears of delays as thousands of football fans descend on the …