Eric Pak

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Amazon Says These Are the 100 Books Everyone Should Read

Hidden away in the books department on Amazon.com, shoppers can find a list of 100 great reads everyone should read in their lifetime, recommended by …

Congress Just Voted to Put a 'Scarlet Letter' on the Passports of Sex Offenders

The White House has not said whether President Obama plans to sign the bill, which critics argue would make it too difficult for people with sex crimes on their record to travel abroad.<p><i>This story was co-published with the Marshall Project.</i><p>Legislation requiring the State Department to identify …

U.S. State Department

Here are 6 movies that blatantly re-used footage from other movies

This is a fun one. Screen Rant came up with a list of movies that shows how films have recycled and reused scenes from other movies. This isn’t an …

Blade Runner

Experience Next Level Flying With Windspeed Technologies' Latest Concept

The closest thing to being a member of the Jetsons.<p>Those long and strenuous flights may just get a little more interesting thanks to Windspeed …

In the future, you may be able to turn invisible with this roll-on squid tape

By Peter Holley<p>Peter Holley<p>Technology reporter<p>Email Bio Follow<p>For the past century or so, military scientists say, the United States has been locked in a perpetual search for new ways to deceive its enemies' eyes.<p>In World War II, strategists covered military equipment in netting and coated it with …

University of California

These Beeping Easter Eggs Allow Kids With Vision Loss To Get Egg-Static About The Hunt, Too

For kids who celebrate Easter, the egg hunt is one of best parts about the holiday.<p>So when David Hyche's blind 10-year-old daughter, Rachel, was unable to participate in the tradition as a toddler nine years ago, he came up with a solution. Using just a few simple materials, Hyche created a beeping …

I'm Coming Out (As a Non-Driver) - Los Angeles Magazine

I’m Coming Out (As a Non-Driver)<p>Join me, and we can run this city! Or at least wear matching buttons<p>My fellow non-drivers, my fellow bikers and bus …

Korea's biggest Bitcoin exchange gets $400,000 from Silicon Valley investors

South Korea's first Bitcoin startup, Korbit, has received $400,000 in seed funding from a group of investors. Korbit — which is also Korea's largest Bitcoin exchange, with more than 20,000 registered users — is now profitable after less than a year of operations.<p>Korbit's success is notable because …

This Crazy App Turns A Magazine Into An Interior Design Tool

Using a magazine for scale, this App lets you virtually design a room, then buy the furniture.<p>A few months ago, Ikea released an unbelievable app. When you placed the company’s catalog anywhere in your home, it could appear as one of a few different pieces of furniture on your iPad screen. In a …

The Air Walk

Air Rope is an inflatable rescue tunnel that can be deployed during flood situations. It is a safer option to the rope pulley system and is easier to …

Father and Daughter Beautifully Recreate Wedding Photos of Late Mother

Father and daughter Ben and Olivia lost Olivia's mother, Ali, when Olivia was just one-year-old to a rare form of lung cancer. This November, after two years of being on a “rollercoaster of emotions” Ben decided to move out of their Cincinnati home that they had lived in with Olivia's late mother. …

Listen to Michael Jackson’s isolated vocals for “Man in the Mirror”

Michael Jackson has been pretty busy since his death in June 2009, thanks to a litany of posthumous projects. Whether it’s Timbaland’s mysterious …

Scumbag Brain

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Articles about 6 modern car garages we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

Rugs don't just belong in cozy mountain lodges—as proven by a new summer collection from Brooklyn dealer Aelfie.<p>This San Francisco storefront presents modern design from a roster of independent makers and locally-based talents.<p>From repurposed shipping containers to cabin retreats, we look at a …

Lofts

The transparent and flexible electronics of the future could be printed with an ordinary printer

New liquid alloy promises a world of exciting possibilities<p>If the dreamers of the tech world have their way, the day will come when we'll use 3D printers to produce everything we need, from nourishing meals to spacecraft parts. Electronics have proven tougher to manufacture at home, however, due to …

Mercedes-Benz AMG Vision Gran Turismo for Gran Turismo 6

Mercedes-Benz has just unveiled its latest supercar, the AMG Vision Gran Turismo, but there’s a<p>Mercedes-Benz has just unveiled its latest supercar, …

World's first bitcoin ATM to launch this week

A Robocoin ATM that trades hard cash for digital bitcoins launches in Canada<p>The world's first bitcoin ATM will go live in Vancouver, Canada on Tuesday.<p>Built by company Robocoin, the ATM will trade the digital currency for cash and vice versa.<p>Bitcoin is the world's most popular electronic currency …

Abandoned Dog Named Shrek Gets A Fairytale Ending (PHOTOS)

"The Story of Shrek" is one that begins with cruelty and ugliness, but ends with love and beauty.<p>When Brenda Gough's husband first spotted the dog on the family farm in Ontario, Canada, he thought it was an old carpet or dead coyote, the UK's Metro News reports. When the couple went to investigate, …