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35 countries where the U.S. has supported fascists, drug lords and terrorists

As the situation in Ukraine continues to fester, a handy history guide — from A (Argentina) to Z (Zaire)<p>The U.S. is backing Ukraine's extreme right-wing Svoboda party and violent neo-Nazis whose armed uprising paved the way for a Western-backed coup. Events in the Ukraine are giving us another …

THE SELECTS: The Splendor of Arizona

Arizona

THE SHOT: A Once in a Lifetime Moment

I had been chasing this storm for about two hours when I got this shot. And what an amazing feeling it was. It happened so fast that I actually only saw the flash out of the corner of my eye.<p>The picture was taken on August 8 in Marana, Arizona, a suburb of Tucson. I checked it on the camera LCD and …

Nikon D-series

Obama collecting personal data for a secret race database

A key part of President Obama’s legacy will be the fed’s unprecedented collection of sensitive data on Americans by race. The government is prying …

The Exposure Triangle: aperture, shutter speed and ISO explained

<i>The Exposure Triangle sounds like the name of a complex spy novel, but in reality this is the term used for the three fundamental elements of</i> …

Landscape Photography

KIND bars claim to be healthy. The US government disagrees

<i>This post has been updated.</i><p>If a snack bar has fruits, nuts, fiber, protein, fiber, and antioxidants, is it healthy? Not if it also has 5 grams of saturated fat, the US Food and Drug Administration has determined.<p>As described in a March 17 warning letter to Kind LLC CEO Daniel Lubetzky, the FDA has …

Nutrition

The surprising downsides of being clever

Can high intelligence be a burden rather than a boon? David Robson investigates.<p>If ignorance is bliss, does a high IQ equal misery? Popular opinion would have it so. We tend to think of geniuses as being plagued by existential angst, frustration, and loneliness. Think of Virginia Woolf, Alan …

Psychology

Colin Farrell confirms he's in 'True Detective' season 2

Looks like Colin Farrell really is starring in <i>True Detective</i> season 2.<p>The actor himself confirmed he’s on board to Irish newspaper <i>The Sunday World</i>. …

Amazon launches Kindle Matchbook: discounted e-books for those who own the hard copy

When Amazon launched AutoRip, we looked at our bookshelves and wished that us readers would get something similar. Fortunately, the company had the same idea, and is now announcing Kindle Matchbook. In short, if you've bought one of 10,000 selected titles from Amazon, you'll be entitled to snag a …

P2P Dropbox competitor BitTorrent Sync comes to iOS

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>BitTorrent Sync, the P2P-based Dropbox competitor built by the people who brought us µTorrent, arrived on iOS devices Tuesday. …

Research links children's psychological problems to prolonged screen time

Study by Public Health England backs concerns raised by doctors that lack of exercise leads to unhealthy lifestyles<p>Spending too much time in front of television, DVDs and computer games is taking its toll on children's physical and mental health, according to a government-commissioned report …

Xbox One vs PS4: All you need to know

Ahead of their release later this year, see how the launch titles, bundles and hardware for the Xbox One and PS4 compare.<p>Techradar takes a look at the latest information on the Playstation 4 and XBox One following the Gamescom gaming convention, including launch titles and bundles.<p>From the design …

Gaming Consoles

From beginner to selling my app in the app store in 2 months

I’ve read many posts in the past asking how to get started learning to code, or asking what people should do next after they’ve finished Code Academy. I wanted to give my story thus far to help others get started, because I’m currently on a “progress high” from how exciting it is to make an app.<p><b>“No</b> …

Super Mario Zips Through A Loophole In Apple's App Restrictions

<i>Update, July 17: Apple has partly closed the loophole that made it possible to play Nintendo games on iGadgets.</i><p>Lots of gamers have long wanted to play classics like Pokémon and Super Mario on the iPhone. Unfortunately, publishers like Nintendo have no desire to undermine their own handheld …

The NSA has us snared in its trap – and there's no way out

Watching William Hague doing his avuncular routine in the Commons on Monday, I was reminded of the way establishment figures in the 1950s used to …

Escape from PRISM: how Twitter defies government data-sharing

The company has a reputation for fighting back against government information requests. But how long can it hold out?<p>When the list of prominent internet companies participating in a semi-secret government surveillance program called PRISM leaked, most of the world’s massive tech firms were not on …

An Incomplete History of Peter King Calling for the Prosecution of Journalists

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Representative Peter King, former chair of the House Committee on Homeland Security, spent the past …

Rep. Peter King wants to prosecute journalists

Glenn Greenwald responds: “Everything he said” is based on a “blatant lie”<p>Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., once again called for prosecuting journalists who report on leaked information, this time singling out Guardian reporter Glenn Greenwald, who broke the story on the NSA's phone surveillance …

Turkey's Civil Revolt: Istanbul Rising

The Tactical BBQ Apron is the Best Laid Plan for Summer Grilling

I cook. I wear an apron. And if strangers come over I suddenly feel emasculated. It’s a ridiculous association, but sorry, I can’t help feel that …

BBQ

This Honey Dispenser Is One Honey Of A Gadget

For years people have been thinking that there had to be a better way to have honey on the table and ready to dispense without having to hold that …

Honey

10 Pocket Friendly Smartphone Batteries and Charging Devices (list)

Keeping your iPhone charged and juiced up while on the go is essential because no one wants to be left with a dying battery. Here are some great …

Now That We Have All These Devices, It’s Time For Them To Truly Work Together

Cross-platform is the buzzword of all the big tech companies now. During every Google earnings call, like clockwork, CEO Larry Page dedicates considerable time discussing the company’s focus on making sure users have a seamless experience and equal access to services as they switch between devices. …

Go Go Pillow

It’s the pillow that does everything- if by everything you mean a few things. Confused? Just relax your head on the Go Go Pillow and think about it. …

March 31: Chuck Schumer, Jeff Flake, David Axelrod, Tom Davis, Eugene Robinson, Peggy Noonan, Rob Reiner, Brian Brown, Al Sharpton, Pete Williams - Meet the Press - Transcripts | NBC News

You know, Peggy, what-- what's been interesting about this week is-- all of the big polarizing issues of the last two generations culturally-- all popped up in one week, and one of it had to do with the Supreme Court with gay marriage, with abortion. This culture wars, normally when it comes back, …

David Axelrod