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Portraits Capture Piercing Gaze of Syrian Refugee Children

Nike unveils its first self-lacing sneaker

Forget about slipping out shoes because of loose laces or feeling pressure from too-tight tying when doing those sprints.<p>Nike Inc. has unveiled its first power-lacing sneaker — it allows users to make the fit looser or snugger on the fly by pressing buttons on the side of the shoe.<p>The world's …

Here Are A Few Things You Probably Didn't Know Were Invented By Black People

We have black pioneers to thank for these useful inventions.<p>Did you know that the three-signal traffic light was created by a black inventor?<p>From contributions to the worlds of science, style, music and more, it’s safe to say that our day-to-day lives would be very different without African …

Neanderthals and modern humans mated 100,000 years ago

DNA from Neanderthal remains shows interbreeding took place tens of thousands of years earlier than previously though<p>A group of modern humans that arrived in Eurasia far earlier than previously thought also had sex with Neanderthals, according to a study that redraws the migratory timeline for our …

Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh shares 4 business books he thinks everyone should read

Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh wants his employees to continuously explore new ideas. That's why there's a library of some of his favorite books at Zappos' Las Vegas headquarters.<p>Over the years he's recommended well over 20 business books— including his own, the 2010 bestseller "Delivering Happiness" — and …

Taliban Kills 10-Year-Old Soldier Hailed as War Hero

The Taliban on Monday gunned down a 10-year-old soldier who had been hailed as a hero by the Afghan government for leading an attack against the …

Extremism

A Millionaire Says Getting Rich Means Making 1 Decision Most People Don't Make

It doesn't seem like the obvious thing to do. Until you think about it.<p><i>Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Whoever said becoming rich was going to be easy?<p>Actually, it was pretty much everyone who's written one of those self-help, …

Self-improvement

5 Books That Billionaires Don't Want You to Read

These in-depth books explain how huge companies and the recipients of inherited wealth have used politics to create an environment hostile to small business.<p>In previous posts, I've provided the recommended reading lists of numerous billionaires. There are, however, some books that most billionaires …

Middle-class

What are the world's safest airlines for 2016? | CNN Travel

(CNN) — It's the annual announcement every nervous flier awaits with interest: AirlineRatings.com's safest airline award.<p>This year the aviation analysts have named 20 leading carriers as the world's best at ensuring passenger protection.<p>And, for the third year in succession, it says Qantas leads …

Aviation

5 Android Productivity Apps to Help You in 2016

New year, new you? The power to supercharge your 2016 is already in your hands! These apps will make you a force to be reckoned with come January, so invest some time to make sure you're ready to hit the ground running.<p><b>SwiftKey</b><p>SwiftKey is a free app which is probably the best third party keyboard …

Birmingham's ancient Koran history revealed

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/education/1214000/1214466_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524672854_77cf8e50d2d688b9efd55d44b90835b5<p><b>When the University of Birmingham revealed that it had fragments from one of the world's oldest Korans, it made headlines around the world.</b><p>In …

The Hidden And Terrible Meaning Behind Hitler’s Mustache Finally Revealed

The hidden and terrible meaning behind Hitler’s mustache has finally been revealed, and it’s not pretty.<p>Alongside his Sieg Heil salutes, his petulant …

Turing phone delayed; refunds and upgrades offered to pre-orderers

If you’ve been following the development of Turing Robotic Industries’ “liquid-metal” smartphone, then you’re probably just as eager as we are to find out how these futuristic doodads will actually fair in the wild. Even if you’re not an interested buyer, you’ve got to be at least a little bit …

Alan Turing

Glenn Greenwald: Why the CIA is smearing Edward Snowden after the Paris attacks

Decent people see tragedy and barbarism when viewing a terrorism attack. American politicians and intelligence officials see something else: opportunity.<p>Bodies were still lying in the streets of Paris when CIA operatives began exploiting the resulting fear and anger to advance long-standing …

Surveillance

Men can become multi-orgasmic too: Enjoy the sexual perks of these simple exercises

<b>(wavebreakmedia via Shutterstock)</b><p>Who says kegels are just for women? Here’s how they can enhance men’s sex lives too<p>Carrie Weisman<p>November 24, 2015 11:57pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>We tend to associate kegel exercises with women. But men have pelvic floor muscles too, and …

Muscle

6 Ways You're Being Tricked Into Saying Yes

We are triggered to say yes all the time to things we don't want. And doing so just brings more stress, clutter, and chaos into our lives. But savvy sales people and marketing professionals have a few tricks up their sleeves to sell you, and if you know what they are, you can avoid falling into the …

What makes a city sexy? Here’s why these 10 cities made the list

<b>(Joshua Resnick via Shutterstock)</b><p>Which city’s people get laid the most, who’s most into kink, who has the longest sex sessions — read it all here<p>Carrie Weisman<p>November 23, 2015 11:57pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>Playboy has finally answered one of our nation's most pressing …

Top 10

Father buys his seven-year-old daughter a Blue Moon diamond for world record £32 million

Hong Kong's sixth richest man Joseph Lau bought the rare 16.08-carat pink diamond and renamed it 'Josephine'<p>A flamboyant Hong Kong billionaire spent a record £32 million on a flawless "Blue Moon" diamond and renamed it “Josephine” to honour his seven year-old daughter.<p>Property tycoon Joseph Lau – …

Fashion Blogger's Bizarre Beauty Secret: Sperm Facials (NSFW)

"It leaves my skin nice and soft."<p>A skin care treatment being promoted by a British model-turned-fashion blogger is rubbing some experts the wrong way.<p>Her secret: A daily dose of semen smeared on her face.<p>Tracy Kiss, a former glamor model with two kids, was looking for ways to ease her rosacea, a …

9 Books That Everyone Should Read, According to Malcolm Gladwell

Little, Brown<p>Bloomsbury Publishing<p>Alfred A. Knopf<p>Farrar, Straus and Giroux<p>Harper & Brothers<p>Farrar, Straus and Giroux<p>Jonathan Cape<p>Viking Press, Dell …

Books

Rare pink diamond sells for £19 million

A Chinese client based in Hong Kong bought the 16.08 carat cushion-shaped stone<p>A large diamond of a rare pink hue fetched 28.725 million Swiss francs (£19 million) setting a new record on Tuesday, the star lot of Christie's semi-annual jewellery sale in Geneva.<p>A Chinese client based in Hong Kong …

Experts ridicule Ben Carson's claim the pyramids were built to store grain

The Republican hopeful has repeated his belief that Egypt's great pyramids were built by the Biblical figure Joseph in order to store food<p>Egyptian antiquities officials on Monday scoffed at claims by Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson that Egypt's ancient pyramids were not built as …

Penis Enlargement Procedure Kills Man, Botched Procedure Lands Woman In Prison

A 22-year-old man who wished to have a larger member didn’t go to a doctor. He placed his trust in a 38-year-old bartender with no medical training …

Debt Ridden Nations

And you thought the U.S. was better? The biggest debt burdened nations are all rich, which is perhaps why they're rich in the first place: leverage. But within the emerging market nations, China is catching up. Who would expect otherwise? It is the second largest economy after the U.S. However, …

10 Of The World's Most Beautiful Cities

By College Tourist; Author: Brooke Stafford, Pennsylvania State University<p><b>Experience the beauty of these magnificent cities.</b><p><b>Zanzibar, Tanzania</b><p>Zanzibar is as magical as it's name alludes. Surrounded by miles of turquoise sea and palm-packed beaches, this timeless and cultural city allures travelers …

Porn app took secret photos of users

<b>A malicious Android app that held people to ransom has been found by US security firm Zscaler.</b><p>Adult Player appeared to offer pornography, but secretly took pictures of users with the phone's front-facing camera.<p>It then locked the user's device and displayed a demand for $500 (£330) which was …

Stop Google from tracking you on Google Maps

Google Maps is rolling out a new feature to Android and desktop users called Your Timeline. With it, you can see all the places you've been. Google is quick to point out that timeline information is private and visible only to you. And that you must opt in to the feature by enabling Location …

Internet companies face 'tax crackdown'

<b>Internet companies may have to provide more information on people and businesses who sell goods and services online, in a crackdown on tax evasion.</b><p>HM Revenue & Customs wants to target businesses that have failed to register for tax, and individuals who fail to declare the money they make online.<p>It …

Kim Kardashian Shares Idea to Improve Twitter, CEO Responds

With a hefty 33.8 million following, Kim Kardashian is the 14th most followed person in all the Twitterverse, so when she tweets a lot of people listen. And that includes Twitter itself.<p>Turns out Kardashian is just as concerned with her image when it comes to grammar. On Friday night, she notified …