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Out of their league: Ugly guys who date bombshells

Out of their league: Ugly guys who date bombshells<p>How do these odd-looking guys attract such lovely ladies?<p>http://www.foxnews.com/">Fox News<p>http://www.foxnews.com/<p>Eddie Murphy and Paige Butcher<p>Eddie Murphy and his longtime girlfriend Paige Butcher were seen leaving "Dave Chappelle Live" at The …

The Evolution of Chat

New features in software programs like Slack let people go on tangents and have side conversations more easily—more like talking out loud.<p>There's this thing that happens in text messages, online chats—really, any text-based, real-time communication: <i>t</i><i>he lag.</i><p>Because real-time isn't always actually …

Kinja Roundup

<b>Gizmodo</b> How the Hell Does Quantum Mechanics Work Anyway? <b>| Jalopnik</b> Aston Martin Has To Make These Deconstructed LED Tail Lights Happen <b>| Jezebel</b> Man …

It's Better To Be Average -- And 16 Other Surprising Laws Of Human Sexual Attraction

Why do some people make us hot and bothered while others leave us cold? It can be hard to put your finger on the specific reason, but the scientists of sex appeal have some answers.<p>They've looked at all the human senses, from smell to hearing, and have come up with a surprising set of "laws" that …

Silicon Valley: the truth about living with the IT crowd

Sean Ahrens, a 29-year-old Californian with a surfer tan, is holding court about the three startup companies he’s co-founded. His friends just want to joke about the homemade pendant Sean is wearing, which looks like a 1970s medallion studded with electronics. Sean says it measures the affection …

The Case for Reparations

Two hundred fifty years of slavery. Ninety years of Jim Crow. Sixty years of separate but equal. Thirty-five years of racist housing policy. Until we reckon with our compounding moral debts, America will never be whole.<p><i>And if thy brother, a Hebrew man, or a Hebrew woman, be sold unto thee, and</i> …

Military kit through the ages: from the Battle of Hastings to Helmand

Photographs by Thom Atkinson of military kit through the ages suggest that while technology evolves apace, the experience of soldiers in the face of war is unchanging<p>On a winter’s day in 1915 the family of one Capt Charles Sorley – athlete, soldier and poet – received a package. It was his kit bag, …

10 Great Novels That Will Make You More Passionate About Science

Many of the world's greatest scientists were inspired to go into their fields by reading science fiction books. And it's easy to see why. A lot of …

15 US Companies That German 'Clone Factory' Rocket Internet Copied

Since its founding in 2007 by Oliver Samwer, and his two younger brothers, Marc and Alex, Rocket Internet has helped launch over 70 companies across 50 countries, generating a combined revenue of $4 billion.<p>Just last week, the Berlin-based startup accelerator raised $445 million at a $4.5 billion …

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Just How Likely Is Another World War?

Assessing the similarities and differences between 1914 and 2014<p>A century ago this month, Europeans stood on the brink of a war so devastating that it forced historians to create a new category: “World War.” None of the leaders at the time could imagine the wasteland they would inhabit four years …

Mobile phone companies have failed – it's time to nationalise them

Nationalisation is a taboo among the political and media elite, its mere mention guaranteed to provoke near-instantaneous shrieks of "dinosaur!" and "go back to the 1970s". Imagine the Establishment's horror, then, when a succession of recent polls found that nearly seven out of 10 Britons wanted …

The Best Android Apps for Writers

Gone are the days when writers used to scribble their thoughts on a rugged piece of paper with a pen and ink on the side. Thanks to the wonders of technology, the pen is now replacing the stylus, and the paper? Well, apps for PCs, smartphones, and tablets are now the best and fastest ways to write …

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Popular Fiction

How many Greek legends were really true?

<b>The culture and legends of ancient Greece have a remarkably long legacy in the modern language of education, politics, philosophy, art and science. Classical references from thousands of years ago continue to appear. But what was the origin of some of these ideas?</b><p><b>1. Was there ever really a Trojan</b> …

The best science and technology podcasts

The best science and technology podcasts, from astronomy for beginners to consumer advice, selected and updated by Pete Naughton<p><b>SCIENCE</b><p><b>Hubblecast</b><br>Galactic mergers, the Monkey Head Nebula and an operational time machine are just a few of the stranger-than-science-fiction topics touched upon in this …

5 Gangster Movies You Have to See

<i>Editor's Note: Marc Krulewitch's Jules Landau mysteries take place in Chicago, where he was born and where his family has lived for generations. He</i> …

Galaxy S2 I9100 Gets New Android 4.4.4 KitKat via Dirty Unicorns ROM

Galaxy S2 I9100 users are in for a special treat as industrious custom Android developers have released the latest KitKat features for the aging …

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Meteorites, monkeys and mental health - blogs roundup

<i>Welcome to Signal Boost, our weekly roundup of blog posts over the past week. Enjoy!</i><p><i>What is the best way to characterise pornography addiction?</i> Chris Chambers reports on a new study that takes a thoughtful approach to a touchy subject.<p><b>He who blogged it, smogged it. Or maybe he who linked it,</b> …

How an iOS App and IFTTT Channel Could Help Secure Your Home

Manything, a cloud-based video monitoring service that allows you to use old iOS devices as security cameras around your home, has released a new version of its app today which brings new functionality and support for its freshly-launched IFTTT channel.<p>Announced today, the new app allows users to …

10 best productivity apps for Android

The reason smartphones exist is so we can be more productive. They’re like tiny super computers that we keep in our pocket. They connect to the web, let us do work, and we always have them on us. That makes them prime candidates to help us all be a little more productive. There are a ton of options …

Hands On With Meta's Amazing 3-D Glasses, Which Are Poised To Take The World By Storm

Tucked away in the hills of Portola Vally, California, overlooking grass and trees and even some deer, you'll find the headquarters of Meta, which …

The Fermi Paradox: Where the Hell Are the Other Earths?

Everyone feels something when they're in a really good starry place a really good starry place on a really good starry night and they look up and see …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Silver screen to small screen: why film directors are taking over TV

There was a time when American movie stars and big-ticket directors wouldn't touch TV. Now, thanks to hit series such as <i>True Detective</i>, not only movie actors but major Hollywood directors are flocking to the small screen.<p>The critical and commercial success of the series starring Matthew McConaughey …

Here’s Where Your Tax Dollars Go

It’s the $2.8 trillion-dollar question on Tax Day: Where—exactly—does my money go?<p>—<i>By CNBC’s John Schoen</i>.<p>It’s the $2.8 trillion-dollar question many …

When Cool Was King

MagMaker / October 30, 2013<p>The late 1950s and early 1960s were a Golden Age for jazz; a time when a new generation of immensely talented musicians …