Evan Whalen

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Building a High-Tech Library at Home

Clever products that will let you make the most of your personal literary lounge<p>Even a Nook-carrying, digitally devoted iPad acolyte can appreciate a …

A travel website that helps people move around Europe has just raised $70 million

The funding round, led by Silver Lake Kraftwerk and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, is one of the biggest European funding rounds of 2016 so far.<p>It comes less than a year after GoEuro raised a $45 million (£35 million) round and total investment in the company now stands at $146 million (£113 …

Sound BlasterX H7 review: A USB 7.1 gaming headset with impressive sound

+1<p>Tweet<p>Share<p>Share<p>Stumble<p>Pin<p>We’re back with another BlasterX review to follow up our Sound BlasterX G5 amplifier review from the other day. This time, …

The 100 best teen movies – how many have you seen?

Our teenage years may be full of moments we'd rather forget, but these are the hundred classic teenage movies we'll always remember. Click away to …

21 Movies That Scored 100% on Rotten Tomatoes

Getting 100% on the Rotten Tomatoes Tomatometer means a lot to people. It's a very coveted rating for any movie to get, and very few have been …

11 High-Protein Slow-Cooker Dinners Under 500 Calories

37 Books With Plot Twists That Will Blow Your Mind

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21 Pork Tenderloin Recipes That Are an Instant Dinner Feast

One of these recipes is about to be your weeknight dinner savior.<p>Throwing a dinner party? Pork tenderloin to the rescue! This crowd-pleaser is impressive while not being too complicated, and can be roasted along with a myriad of sides for a one-pan dinner. Here are our all-time favorite recipes to …

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The Best Films of the 2016 Cannes Film Festival

After nearly two weeks of viewing some of the best that cinema will have to offer this year, the 69th Cannes Film Festival has concluded. With <b>Ken</b> …

27 stunningly remote hotels that are worth the trip

While being in close proximity to cities brings you closer to tourist sites, it can also mean lots of people.<p>We've rounded up 27 of the world's most remote hotels, which can offer luxurious touches and a more personal experience. While they may be more difficult to access, they're set in stunning …

23 Movies Everyone Needs To See In Their Teens

Duh.

The Most Intriguing Spy Stories From 166 Internal NSA Reports

In the early months of 2003, the National Security Agency saw demand for its services spike as a new war in Iraq, as well as ongoing and profound …

The Story Behind an Infamous Escobar Cartel Assassination

Barry Seal made a killing selling drugs for the Ochoa brothers, but after being outed as a key DEA informant, he was a marked man.<p>Adler Berriman "Barry" Seal was a drug smuggler who, in the early 1980s, orchestrated the importation of thousands of pounds of cocaine and marijuana into the United …

Ten of the best nonfiction film-makers today choose their own favourites, from serial killer stories and studies in the horrors of war to meta pranks<p>• Storyville’s Nick Fraser on the power of the documentary form<p><b>The Texan director’s feature debut, The Act of Killing (2012), and its follow-up, The</b> …

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Here are all of the Oscar-nominated movies you can stream right now

If you're hoping to catch up with some of the big Oscar contenders before the ceremony, you can head to the movie theater to catch some that are showing, like Leonardo DiCaprio's "The Revenant."<p>Or you could stay home. Luckily, some of the other nominees are available — or soon will be — on …

There's Now A Video Game Controller You Can Have Sex With

4.3K<p>SHARES<p>Do you love virtual reality games about anime goddesses and fighting monsters? Do you wish you could have sex with those anime goddesses? …

How to get into Venture Capital — Part 1

<i>by</i> <i>Martin Afshari-Mehr</i><p>So you want to get into venture capital (“VC”). You want to be part of the investing elite and spend your days flying to …

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35 explanations of Silicon Valley lingo that the rest of the world doesn't understand

But that could create a big gap in the language they use from the rest of the world.<p>In order to bridge the gap, entrepreneur and engineer Kilim Choi, Mathew Hui, and Zeeshan Javed created a site called Silicon Valley Dictionary, an Urban Dictionary for Silicon Valley jargon.<p>"The other day while …

From peaches to asparagus, pineapple rings to polenta, there’s a wealth of tasty alternatives – and you don’t need to be a vegetarian to enjoy them<p>I was going to start this article by consoling all vegetarians and vegans, reminding them they don’t need to feel sorry if attending a BBQ on Memorial …

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25 Summer Essential Recipes You Should Master

Summer foods shouldn't be complicated—they don't need to be when so much is in season—it should just be good. We've gathered up 25 classic recipes to take you from Memorial Day to Labor Day.<p><b>Summer, man. It's back.</b> And with it comes long, warm days and nights that should be spent next to the grill, …

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How To Impress A Venture Capitalist: 12 Prominent VCs Share What Gets Their Attention

Entrepreneurs seeking funding are often unsure of what they must do to get a venture capitalist’s attention. So we asked 12 of them exactly what they hope to see when an entrepreneur walks through their door.<p><b>1. Know Your Competition</b><p>“I am impressed when someone really understands what their …

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Speed Up Your (Dad's Satellite) Internet Connection With a Dual-Band Wireless Router

Introduction: Speed Up Your (Dad's Satellite) Internet Connection With a Dual-Band Wireless Router<p>I'll probably put this info up on a personal blog …

EXCLUSIVE: Screenwriter mysteriously killed in 1997 after finishing script that revealed the 'real reason' for US invasion of Panama had been working for the CIA... and both his hands were missing

• <b>Gary Devore, writer of Raw Deal and Time Cop, disappeared in June 1997</b>• <b><br>He had finished script alleging ulterior motive for US invading Panama</b> <b></b>• <b><br>Body was</b> …