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The Inside Story of How Olympic Photographers Get Such Stunning Images

Every single moment of the Sochi Olympics is documented in minute detail. Here's how the AP and Getty Images, two of the biggest photo agencies on …

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Ukraine takes gold, US hockey falls to Canada | Sports News | US News

From left, Ukraine's relay team Vita Semerenko, Juliya Dzhyma, Olena Pidhrushna and Valj Semerenko pose with an Ukraine's flag, after winning the …

USA vs. Finland final score, Olympic hockey 2014: Selanne, Finland claim bronze

On the strength of a pair of goals from Teemu Selanne, Finland captured the bronze medal in men's hockey with a win over the United States.<p>Entering the 2014 Olympics, Patrick Kane claimed, "It's gold or bust," when asked about the United States' goals for the Sochi tournament.<p>In a span of under 24 …

Fired Up! Sweden Advances to Gold Medal Round

Swedish goaltender Henrik Lundqvist reacts after a men's semifinal ice hockey game against Finland on Friday. Lundqvist and Team Sweden are headed to the country's first Olympic gold medal final since 2006 thanks to Friday’s 2-1 win over Finland at the Bolshoy Ice Dome in Sochi.

How Putin’s Sochi dream was shattered by Ukraine's nightmare

Vladimir Putin has a dream – and for the past two weeks, the world has been helping him to live it.<p>In this dream, Russia is rich again, a place where the reported $51-billion cost of the Winter Olympics in Sochi is no object. It's a nation of impressive architecture and smiling volunteers who speak …

What Sochi Can Teach Us About Kim Kardashian and Other Olympic Lessons

A trip to the Olympics is a crash course in cultural lessons—both local and international. Here are the top ten things I learned this week.<p>A trip to the Olympics is a crash course in cultural lessons—both local and international. Here are the top 10 things I learned this week.<p><b>1.</b> The Olympic flame …

Sochi Studio - How's Your Russian

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Top Moments From Sochi: Russia Dominates Figure Skating, Canada Wins Gold

It's the home stretch. The closing ceremony of the 2014 Sochi Olympics will be broadcast around the world on Sunday and athletes are pulling out all …

Road to Sochi: 2014 Gold Diggers

Can Bode and his fellow U.S. racers match their stellar Vancouver performance? The excitement starts Sunday.<p>Author:<p>Joe Cutts<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>…

Road to Sochi: Travis Ganong

The U.S. alpine racer dishes on Olympic prep and ski racing in the States.<p>Author:<p>Ryan Dionne<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>0<p>0<p>SHARES<p>Growing up in a family …

2016 Audi TT Sketches Released Ahead of Geneva Debut

Sketches of the 2016 Audi TT sports coupe have been released ahead of its 2014 Geneva Motor Show debut next month. Audi says the styling of the upcoming third-generation TT will “reinterpret a host of ideas from the first[-generation] TT.”<p>Compared to the outgoing model, the 2016 TT’s horizontal …

Euro Volkswagen Golf GTE Plug-in Hybrid

The Volkswagen Golf has had many performance variants over the years, ranging from the original 1976 GTI to the diesel-powered GTD to the 290-hp Euro-spec 2015 Golf R. Now, the German automaker is launching a performance model of a different kind in markets outside the U.S., with the plug-in hybrid …

Mazda Hazumi Concept Previews Next-Gen Mazda2

The Mazda2 is an enthusiast favorite in the subcompact class, but it’s not getting any younger. Mazda will finally offer us a glimpse into that car’s future at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show, when it unveils the Hazumi concept. A teaser image revealing the concept’s headlight hints at Kodo design …

Facebook acquires WhatsApp for $19 billion, in desperate attempt to stave off stagnation - ExtremeTech

By on February 20, 2014 at 10:09 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Late yesterday, Facebook …

Searching for supersymmetry: Work begins on Large Hadron Collider's 60-mile-long successor - ExtremeTech

Searching for supersymmetry: Work begins on Large Hadron Collider’s 60-mile-long successor<p>By on February 20, 2014 at 1:00 pm<p>This site may earn …

Tesla earnings: Model X delayed, but stock jumps as China expansion looms - ExtremeTech

By on February 20, 2014 at 4:50 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Electric car maker Tesla …

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Google's Tango smartphone uses a Kinect-like sensor to create 3D maps of the entire world - ExtremeTech

Google’s Tango smartphone uses a Kinect-like sensor to create 3D maps of the entire world<p>By on February 21, 2014 at 9:36 am<p>This site may earn …

Samsung strongly hints that Galaxy S5 will be waterproof, rugged, massively cumbersome - ExtremeTech

By on February 21, 2014 at 11:28 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Samsung, just a couple of days …

Why Netflix streaming is getting slower, and probably won't get better any time soon - ExtremeTech

Why Netflix streaming is getting slower, and probably won’t get better any time soon<p>By on February 23, 2014 at 6:26 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate …

180 kg Lotus C-01 motorcycle to use 200 hp 1200cc V-twin

The C-01's external bodywork has been crafted by acclaimed designer Daniel Simon while the bike's geometry and construction is the work of Holzer, a …