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PowerWatch X Doesn’t Need A Battery, Your Body Heat Keeps It Charged.

Like<p><b>Like</b> <b>Love</b> <b>Haha</b> <b>Wow</b> <b>Sad</b> <b>Angry</b><p><b>2</b><p>(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) A dying battery is a nightmare for everyone who loves smart wearables, fitness trackers and …

Wearable Tech

Watch Missy Elliott Teach Morgan Freeman How to Rap for New Super Bowl Ad

Missy Elliott and Busta Rhymes are set to appear in a new Super Bowl commercial for Doritos and Mountain Dew. In a recently revealed teaser, the rappers coach actors Morgan Freeman and “Game of Thrones” star Peter Dinklage in the art of rapping tongue twisters. (Bars include “How much wood could a …

This Is Why Switzerland Is the Most Exciting Art-Centric Destination Right Now

From St. Moritz and Gstaad to Basel and Bern, artists and those who love them are hitting the Alps this season<p>Although St. Moritz, Gstaad, and other Alpine slopes have long lured ski enthusiasts, there’s yet another lofty reason to head to Switzerland this season. The country is packed with …

Art

HBO Releases Andre the Giant Documentary Trailer

HBO released the official trailer on Friday for the highly anticipated documentary focusing on the life of wrestling legend Andre The Giant.<p>The film, which is scheduled for an April 10 release, is a collaboration between HBO Sports, WWE and the Bill Simmons Media Group:<p>"Everyone who ever crossed …

Grammys Preview: In With the New, Finally?

With rap and R&B vaulting to the U.S.’s most popular genre and online voting allowed, Sunday’s ceremony will honor an unusually diverse slate.<p>When the sound of popular music shifts, it takes a while for the supposed scorekeepers of popular music to notice. In 1991, Nielsen and <i>Billboard</i> switched to …

Music

Porn star Stormy Daniels detailed alleged affair with Trump in 2011 interview

Donald Trump was attending a celebrity golf tournament at a Lake Tahoe resort in July 2006 when he met the adult-film star Stormy Daniels, she later said. Daniels said she took the future president up on his offer to ride around the lakefront course in his golf cart.<p>"That was actually my first time …

Donald Trump

Delhi to put CCTV in classrooms for parents to monitor children

Move follows crimes including murder of boy aged seven and alleged rape of five-year-old girl<p>The city government in Delhi has announced it will install CCTV cameras in every classroom in the capital and give parents access to the feed through a mobile phone app.<p>The plan comes after several …

Japan, Australia eye deeper defense alliance

Tokyo and Canberra are taking steps to reinforce their security arrangements, with both governments concerned about an unstable and nuclear-armed …

Iranian protester who died in custody 'was forced to take pills'

Outspoken MP says unnamed protester told relatives before he died that the pills made him sick<p>An Iranian protester who died in custody was forced to take pills that made him sick, his family have claimed, as secrecy shrouds the similar deaths of other prisoners.<p>Little is known about the …

Justice

Powerful gale lashes Europe, 7 dead amid traffic chaos

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A powerful storm pummeled Europe with high winds and snow Thursday, killing at least seven people in three countries, …

Weather

Coca-Cola to cut bottle size but increase price in face of sugar tax

<b>Coca-Cola has announced it will cut the size of a 1.75l bottle to 1.5l and put up the price by 20p in March, because of the introduction of a sugar tax on soft drinks from April this year.</b><p>However, the company said it has no plans to change its classic recipe.<p>"People love the taste... and have told …

This Spring, Dress like a Star '70s Athlete

You may have noticed, sadly, that the end-of-year sales are tapering out. But this is a good thing: stores are starting to make that not-so-slow fade into spring, even while the weather is frigid. There's no need to wait to break the new gear out; most of these clothes can be layered up now, and …

The most spectacular sets from the Prada menswear shows

VOGUE HOMMES FASHION WEEK<p>From multicolored neon rain, to a catwalk inside a comic book, to Seventies-style motel bedroom sets, we take a look back at …

Prada Fall 2018 Collection at Milan Men’s Fashion Week

Milan Men’s Fashion Week<p>Prada’s fall ’18 collection at men’s MFW.<p>Prada’s fall ’18 collection at men’s MFW.<p>Prada’s fall ’18 collection at men’s …

Pittsburgh Protest Over Violent Assault Of Black Woman By Restaurant Employee Leads To Arrest, Charges

Footage of a Black woman being brutally attacked by a male employee of a pizza parlor in Pittsburgh, PA has now resulted in the man's arrest.<p>A viral …

Ghana to develop a home-grown digital mapping system

header() --><p>General News of Saturday, 13 January 2018<p><b>Source:</b> ghananewsagency.org<p>Mr Kwesi Boateng Adjei, a Deputy Minister of Local Government and …

Major League Gaming

Open Banking 'revolution' to challenge banks' dominance

<b>A fundamental change to the way people can bank, manage and spend their money in the digital world is under way.</b><p>A change in the law and the start of the Open Banking system means people can allow businesses, other than their bank, to access their financial data.<p>Organisers say this has the potential …

Banking

Google Duo allows you to call people who don’t have the app

Duo is Google's video calling app, and it looks like the tech giant wants to spread the word about it. According to <i>Android Police</i>, Duo users can now call people who don't have the app installed and who haven't registered with the service. It works like any other Duo communication, except that at …

The incredible message you may have missed from Holly Butcher, a 27-year-old dying woman

Holly Butcher, who recently died at age 27 of a rare form of cancer that affects the bones, wrote a letter to her friends and family in her last week of life giving wise and moving advice about how to get the most out of whatever time we each have on Earth.<p>I’ve gleaned 14 life lessons from the …

‘Transgender’ sex robots are coming to a bedroom near you

“Transgender” sex robots could be a new and exotic way to spice things up in your bedroom.<p>The Sun has learned that the Californian startup …

Transgender

'As a black woman I'm always fetishised': racism in the bedroom

In a Bedfordshire nightclub, white couples queue to have sex with black men. Meanwhile, black women are routinely snubbed on dating sites. Why do racial stereotypes persist when it comes to sex?<p>It’s past midnight, November 2016, in Dunstable, a small town in Bedfordshire. My friend Miranda has …

Women of Color

Portuguese town encourages children to smoke at Epiphany

VALE DE SALGUEIRO, Portugal (AP) — The Epiphany celebrations in the Portuguese village of Vale de Salgueiro feature a tradition that each year causes …

Solstice

Behind the veil: Iranian women cast off their hijabs – in pictures

For her project My Stealthy Freedom, Amsterdam-based photographer Marinka Masséus travelled to Iran, where it is mandatory for women to wear the hijab. The series, in which women defiantly throw their veils in the air, was created in a Tehran apartment with the windows covered in tinfoil to conceal …

Hijab

Pubic hairs, fag butts, and rubber tools: a new edge for male fashion

Just when you think you have seen everything in British men’s fashion, a model walks down the catwalk wearing a shrunken version of an inflatable fancy-dress costume depicting the grotesque Austin Powers character Fat Bastard.<p>That is the plan, anyway, when Rottingdean Bazaar – one of the standout …

VW's iconic microbus is making a comeback in 2022 — and it's getting a big update

Once a symbol of American counterculture during the 1960s and '70s, Volkswagen's microbus was discontinued in 2013 due to safety concerns.<p>But in 2017, Volkswagen revealed a concept for a new, fully-electric microbus — the I.D. Buzz — and confirmed it would go into production and reach dealerships …

Volkswagen

This country offers the best work-life balance in Europe

Many of us often feel like we never get any free time in the working day, and little chance to relax with family and friends – but that can't be said …

Work-life Balance

OFF-WHITE Drops Hyped Industrial Belt in Fresh New Colorways and Materials

OFF-WHITE’s industrial belt has arguably become the label’s most distinctively recognizable statement piece. The extra long accessory, which comes in …

London Fashion Week Men's Style Diary: Eric Rutherford, Richard Biedul and more

The inside scoop on what some of the most fashionable men in the business are wearing<p>Chris Burt-Allan<p>What I'm wearing<p>Nigel Pacquette<p>My hat is Village …

Australia hit by 'catastrophic weather' so hot the roads are melting

Emergency services in southeast Australia are warning people to stay indoors as a dangerous heatwave batters the country, with temperatures so high …