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Never, Ever Go To A Job Interview Without These 10 Things

The key to a great job interview is preparation.<p>As somebody who has interviewed thousands of candidates I can tell you that it is very sad to meet a candidate who is smart and friendly — but also, sadly unprepared for the interview.<p>When you ask a candidate, “What do you know about our company so …

Job Interviews

VIDEO: Man City Boss Pep Guardiola Living Life of Luxury in Manchester Apartment

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola is living the high life not just at the top of the Premier League table, but also in his luxury Manchester …

Soccer

Google's taking on Apple's AirPods with $160 wireless headphones that can translate different languages in real time

Google is taking on Apple's $160 wireless AirPods headphones with a direct competitor: Google Pixel Buds.<p>Google introduced the headphones during an event on Wednesday morning in California, alongside new entries in the Google Home smart-speaker line, a new Chromebook laptop, and the next generation …

Tech Trends

25 crazy sneaker designs that Nike thinks could be the future of footwear

By all accounts, Nike is a major innovator in sneakers and sportswear.<p>And if their new exhibit at the Milan Design Expo 2016 is any indication, they got there through some pretty out-of-the-box thinking.<p>Starting with the company's proprietary "Flyknit" shoe upper — a kind of stretchy woven fabric …

21 luxury swimming pools with unique style concept

Design swimming pool in the house has a lot of models, usually designed according to the taste of the homeowner. The pool can add a beautiful …

Swimming Pools

Springy add-on brings suspension to snowboards

While we've all seen footage of snowboarders swooshing through fresh powder, the fact is that they're more often banging their way down icy or rutted …

This Guy Hilariously Nails The Different Types Of Motorcyclists You'll Meet

Motorcyclists are an interesting bunch, and we often focus on the things that divide us rather than bring us together. Sometimes that causes a lot of …

The Division has its own loot and Phoenix Credit cave

Well sort of. What The Division does have, is a rather handy exploit for anyone who happens to be looking for a quick score. If you’re looking to …

Michael Phelps ‘wanted nothing to do’ with swimming in 2012. Now he’s found peace.

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Proclaiming himself in a happier, healthier frame of mind than he has been in years, Olympic champion Michael Phelps said Tuesday that he will be at peace with his results at the 2016 Rio Games regardless of the outcome, knowing that he has prepared to the best of his …

Michael Phelps

Barcelona's Leo Messi Gave His Own Boots to River Plate GK to Pass on to His Son

Lionel Messi just oozes class.<p>A new story involving the Barcelona forward from last year's FIFA Club World Cup has emerged in an interview with <i>El Grafico</i> by River Plate goalkeeper Marcelo Barovero (via <i>Sport</i>).<p>Luis Enrique's side won 3-0 in Yokohama, Japan, to lift their fifth trophy of the calendar …

Soccer

Nike's New Boundary-Blurring KD8 Sneaker

Is it a high-top or a low-top? It's both<p>Nike has announced the KD8, Kevin Durant's 8th signature shoe, and this one appears to be a technical doozy. …

Why You Don't 'See' Motorcycles on the Road

As illustrated by the SUV driver who nearly ran me over.<p>The late-model Ford Escape and I arrived at the intersection in my neighborhood at about the same time. I recognized the driver, a nice guy whose kids play with mine. I brought my Honda CB1100 to a stop and waited. So did he. Which was …

Score! Afghan Boy With Homemade Lionel Messi Jersey Just Got A Real One

"I love Messi and my shirt says Messi loves me," says Murtaza Ahmadi, the 5-year-old whose image became a sensation when he was seen wearing a homemade Lionel Messi jersey made from a blue-striped plastic bag. The boy got the genuine article today, part of a package from the soccer star who's also …

Lionel Messi

Kanye West Says His New Album Won’t Be On iTunes Or Apple Music

It’s hard to know what’s up with Kanye West right now. Perhaps the value of Twitter just clicked with him, maybe he’s upped his self-importance in the universe further, or this could all be clever marketing around his latest album. Either way, it’s impossible not to notice his tweets, which have …

New Albums

Watch: Insane Skiing, No Snow Needed

Skier crushes dry slopes like winter was never a thing.<p>‘Tis the season for ski and snowboard video market saturation, top-tier talent getting wild …

Skiing

Two Guys In LED Rave Suits Skiing In The Dark Is The Coolest Thing You’ll Watch Today

Tis the season for cold weather, hot drinks and snow covered mountain tops! Although festival season is long over, some rave light enthusiasts are …

Here's Samsung's latest plan to lure people away from the iPhone

The company just announced that it will pay the monthly installment bill for your new phone until 2016.<p>The discount applies if you buy a Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 Edge, Galaxy Note 5, or Galaxy S6 Edge Plus on an installment plan from T-Mobile, Sprint, Verizon, or US Cellular. You won't be eligible for …

Mobile

Master Chief Finally Takes Off His Helmet in This Funny Halo 5 Video

Microsoft's Halo 5: Guardians may already be out the door and selling well, but the company is not putting an end to its promotional efforts for the sci-fi shooter just yet. The latest example is a funny new advertisement that brings Halo 5 into the world of <i>Robot Chicken</i>-style stop-motion …

Halo

2016 Ducati Monster 1200 R First Ride Review - Motorcycle USA

Few build a naked bike with more personality and bad boy sport attitude than Ducati with its Monster. Throughout its 23-year history, the Monster has …

The 2016 Yamaha MT-10: An Ultra-Modern Middle Finger To Whimsical Retro Design

The Yamaha MT-10 has so many lines, slabs and hard surfaces it looks like an animatronic extra that couldn’t make the cut for <i>Star Wars</i>. But it’s also …

Ohio State's punter booted the ball on 4th-and-1 despite Illinois' entire defense sprinting away from him

On 4th-and-1 in the first half of Ohio State's B1G matchup with Illinois, the Buckeyes were punting. Their Australian punter rolled right for rugby-style punt and knocked the ball downfield.<p>Which is fine. He's a punter, and he punted. But let's take a closer look.<p>Oh, dude. Cameron Johnston, the …

College Football

Halo 5 Update Adds Big Team Battle, New Maps, Ninja-Themed Armor Next Week

Following an initial tease last week, 343 Industries has now provided full details on the free update coming to Halo 5: Guardians later this month. Arguably the biggest part of the update, called Battle of Shadow and Light, is the introduction of the Big Team Battle multiplayer mode and four new …

Halo

Obama thinks kids are spending too much time on standardized tests

US president Barack Obama said today (Oct. 24) that his administration is moving to reduce the amount of time public schools spend administering standardized tests, including annual exams linked to the controversial “Common Core” mandates for measuring math and reading skills.<p>In an announcement …

Education

David Beckham and Zinedine Zidane among the stars set to play in a new 'Legends World Cup'

First World Cup of Legends tournament will take place in Mexico in January 2017<p>Retired superstars including David Beckham and Zinedine Zidane are set to feature in an inaugural 'Legends World Cup' set to take place in Mexico at the start of 2017.<p>The tournament will feature 12 countries from across …

Alien Species in Contact With Earth Right Now

Do you believe in Extraterrestrial Intelligence? What about the idea that not only do they exist, but that they are in contact with the Earth …

George RR Martin: our long obsession with Mars

The author behind Game of Thrones spent his childhood reading stories about Mars and hoping to write one himself. As new discoveries on the red planet capture the world’s attention, he surveys a rich Martian literature<p>Once upon a time there was a planet called Mars, a world of red sands, canals and …

Panama Canal

Court verdict could force Samsung to change phone features

Apple’s recent victory in a Court of Appeal (PDF) related to a four-year-old patent dispute could force Samsung to stop using certain features in its smartphones, reports Bloomberg.<p>The ruling concerns Apple’s patented slide-to-unlock, autocorrect, and quicklinks (which turns information like phone …

Mobile