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We finally know how many people are watching shows on Netflix

Not quite Game of Thrones numbers, but close<p>Netflix has become famous for refusing to release official numbers on how many people are streaming its series. The streaming platform won’t answer any questions from the media on how well a show has been received, nor has it ever worked with Nielsen, the …

Netflix's Stranger Things TV Series Openly Worships at the Altar of Spielberg

The debut of Netflix’s <i>Stranger Things</i> is just a few weeks away, and while this new trailer gives us a glimpse of its biggest-name star, Winona Ryder, …

5 Powerful Tools You Should Use to Dominate Social Media | Inc.com

Social media channels can take all the time you are willing to throw at them and then take the same again. Yes, we need social channels for marketing, but it needs to be on our terms and work for us, not against.<p>Luckily there is a wide range of third-party apps that make Twitter and Facebook easier …

Project Management

5 Things the World’s Greatest Achievers All Have in Common

Something that has always fascinated me is what separates the world’s greatest achievers from everyone else in the world. What do they know that we …

Self-improvement

Forget the selfie stick - drones are a must for holidaymakers this year according to new research

Forget the selfie stick – that’s just so 2015. This year’s suitcase essential is the drone – a gadget that can fly autonomously, for those who are unfamiliar – and a staggering 392,000 British people are set to take theirs on holiday this year to photograph natural beauty spots and man-made wonders.<p>…

Pentagon Buys Anti-Drone Systems—But Do They Work?

The Defense Department and the Department of Homeland Security have committed to buy 100 DroneDefender systems, touted as a solution to the threat of …

Robots will rule us all: The future of American policing is the stuff of dystopian science fiction

Departments nationwide are adopting wild new technologies capable of destroying what’s left of our personal privacy<p>Can’t you see the writing on the touchscreen? A techno-utopia is upon us. We’ve gone from smartphones at the turn of the twenty-first century to smart fridges and smart cars. The …

Surveillance

This is a video of our future, and it's scary as hell

Of course, the "future" in the title refers to a possible future; we don't have a magical crystal ball yet. But even though we can't know what the …

This Avengers Vs. X-Men Movie Trailer Is Much Too Good to Be True

In the far flung future of a decade or so from now, where Marvel throws a money avalanche at Fox to get access to the cinematic rights for their …

Instant Apps on Android are the most fascinating thing Google announced

I'm probably getting ahead of myself by writing that headline — but I can't stop thinking about the deep implications of Google's Instant Apps on Android.<p>The basic idea is simple: when you click on a link, if that link has an associated Instant App at the URL you get a tiny version of that app …

Apps

‘Playbook by Google Play’ app is Google’s new resource for app devs

Alongside all of the Google I/O announcements today, Google announced a new resource for app developers in the form of the new ‘Playbook by Google Play’ app available in beta now.<p>A lot of the tips and tutorials that you’ll find in the app are similar to content that Google previously shared through …

Apps

Google Family Library goes live this summer, will allow families to share Google Play purchases

Apple device owners in the same family can share content like music, videos, e-books and apps through iCloud’s Family Sharing. Now, it appears that Android owners will have a similar option. Just ahead of Google’s keynote at its I/O developer conference yesterday, the company updated developer …

Future will demand more computer coders; schools not keeping up

Computers run the world. And computers run on coding – the algorithms (instruction sets) that make up the programs. For example, modern cars rely on …

Online Education

5 Space Missions Under NASA Consideration

From our perspective, missions to other worlds just seem to happen. One day Pluto is a cluster of four pixels; the next day it's a teeming world that …

Space Exploration

In Syria, militias armed by the Pentagon fight those armed by the CIA

Syrian militias armed by different parts of the U.S. war machine have begun to fight each other on the plains between the besieged city of Aleppo and the Turkish border, highlighting how little control U.S. intelligence officers and military planners have over the groups they have financed and …

Middle East

Batman v Superman ending: Zack Snyder explains what it means for Justice League

Right from the start, let’s make it clear that you don’t want to read any further unless you’ve already seen <i>Batman v Superman: Dawn of …

What to Know Before You See Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

Columbia Pictures—Getty Images<p>Everett<p>Columbia<p>Mondadori—Getty Images<p>Silver Screen Collection/Getty Images<p>Warner Bros.<p>Warner Bros.<p>Warner Bros.<p>Warner …

Photographer Gets Lost in the Beauty of Tokyo's Neon Streets at Night

Liam Wong injects a unique cyberpunk flavour into his images, casting a light upon the dark corners and back alleys that twist throughout Tokyo. His photographs manage to precisely capture the dynamism of the bustling city lit by bright neon signs and artificial lights, making one question the …

Photography

Don’t Expect To See ‘Deadpool’ Crossover With The ‘X-Men’ Films Any Time Soon

With the success of <i>Deadpool</i>, the rumor mill is running wild with comic book movies going R-Rated and every idea looking for a connection to Ryan Reynold’s star role. But luckily the folks behind the film don’t seem too willing to crash the money train just yet. Patience is the key, with planning …