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This 22-Year-Old Went From Working At McDonald's To Making $1 Million A Year Playing Video Games

One of the biggest names in the e-sports realm right now is a 22-year-old named Matt Haag, who is better known as "Nadeshot." He's a master at "Call of Duty," and he's part of a team, called OpTic Gaming. He's even sponsored by Red Bull.<p>And just three years ago he was flipping burgers at a …

Ferguson: video shows Darren Wilson arresting man for recording him

Video footage has emerged showing Darren Wilson – the police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, an unarmed black 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri – threatening and arresting a resident who refused to stop filming him with a cellphone.<p>Wilson is seen standing near his Ferguson police SUV and …

New York City is building 10,000 internet pylons for free public Wi-Fi

"LinkNYC will be the fastest and largest free municipal Wi-Fi deployment in the world."<p>Say goodbye to New York's public pay phones and hello to one of the largest public Wi-Fi experiments ever. A new city plan dubbed LinkNYC will replace public pay telephones with a console that provides free …

Kenyans protest after woman is beaten and stripped in public

Hundreds of women have turned out on the streets of the Kenyan capital today to defend their right to wear what they choose after a woman was stripped and beaten for wearing a miniskirt.<p>The attack, which took place last week at a busy bus stop in Nairobi’s Central Business District, involved dozens …

Islamic State boasts influx of foreign recruits in latest beheadings video

Propaganda from Islamic State (Isis) has begun emphasizing the torrent of foreign fighters the group has attracted from around the world, something counter-terrorism researchers say helps portray the group as the new vanguard of global jihad.<p>Conspicuous in the grisly video emerging on Sunday …

Why Google Glass Isn't the Future

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