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10 Reasons Gamers Will Love Windows 10

Whenever I think about Windows 10, I hear Russell Watson belting the <i>Star Trek: Enterprise</i> theme song: “It’s been a long road, getting from there to …

9 Powerful Books Elon Musk Recommends

Elon Musk's must-read list exhibits his well-known and deep interest in science, as well as the personalities behind it.<p>In previous posts, I've reviewed Bill Gates's summer reading list and the books that Steve Jobs wanted people to read.<p>Elon Musk's reading recommendations are quite different. …

Elon Musk

The 99 Greatest Dance Albums of All Time

From the well-known to the unexpected, these 99 LPs span five decades and countless BPMs in the name of dancefloor greatness.<p>In the world of dance music, the single is the thing. Still, not everyone is a DJ and sometimes a playlist just won't do. Even in a time when the record industry is satiating …

Everything Science Knows About Reading On Screens

We’ve adapted our reading habits to fit our screens, but at a cost.<p>Thanks to technology, we’re reading more than ever—our brains process thousands of words via text messages, email, games, social media, and web stories. According to one report, the amount people that read tripled from 1980 to the …

The Endless Fall of Suge Knight

He sold America on a West Coast gangster fantasy — and embodied it. Then the bills came due<p>On March 20th, inside the high-security wing of Los …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Here’s Why You May Be Aging Faster Than Your Friends

We all have friends who were born in the same year but look years younger (or older) than we do. Now researchers say that such perceptions aren’t …

Why Muslims Celebrate Ramadan

Wednesday evening is expected to mark the beginning of Ramadan, a month of sunrise-to-sunset fasting for nearly 1.6 billion Muslims across the world. …

Are We on the Verge of a Nuclear Breakdown?

Air Force officers at America's nuke sites work 24-hour-shifts in antique underground capsules launching fake attacks straight out of 'Strangelove' — …

Matthew Broderick

Karmapa America 2015

The 17th Karmapa Visits the USA<p>Ogyen Trinley Dorje, known as the seventeenth Karmapa, has returned from a journey around America with a great …

Dalai Lama

Wearing a Suit Makes People Think Differently

Formalwear elicits feelings of power, which change some mental processes.<p>Some psychology research in recent years is making an old aphorism look like an incomplete thought: Clothes make the man… Yes? Go on?<p>Clothes, it appears, make the man perceive the world differently.<p>A new study looks …

Psychology

Periscope users live streaming Game of Thrones face account closure

Just as a piracy crackdown is happening across the world, users are coming up with more creative ways to get the content they desire.<p>The …

Here's how much you have to buy to make Amazon Prime worth it

Amazon increased the price of its annual Prime subscription to $99 in March 2014. Amazon offers many services to its Prime members, including free 2-day shipping, unlimited streaming of Amazon Prime Instant Video, and access to the Kindle Lending Library. We considered the actual value of these …

Tech Trends

BitTorrent's secure web browser one step closer to release

Last we heard of BitTorrent's Project Maelstrom it was going into alpha. Well, the peer-to-peer outfit's browser has made its way to the next logical step: beta. New additions include stability improvements, support for auto-updates and, for the first time, tools for its some 10,000 web developers …

Hulu vets launch Vessel, a premium mini YouTube with a price tag

New video site Vessel wants consumers to pay $2.99 a month for early access to clips from online stars. The big question: Will consumers actually sign up?<p>YouTube may have 300 hours of video uploaded every minute, but new service Vessel believes there's room for more.<p>Vessel, an online service for …

The Pirate Bay is back – for now

The veteran file sharing site is back up, but not every moderator is happy with the relaunch<p>Like a phoenix rising from the ashes, or a particularly irritating flare up of herpes (depending on how you view it), veteran file-sharing site The Pirate Bay is back again.<p>Almost two months after its …

Can the U.S. Government Go Moneyball?

In an excerpt from their new book, two former Office of Management and Budget directors ask whether or not a focus on numbers and hard evidence—not …

Report: Michigan offers Jim Harbaugh six-year, $48 million deal

Michigan wants Jim Harbaugh so bad that the school is willing to make him the highest paid coach in college football.<p>The Michigan Wolverines really …

Amazon's Prime Now offers 1-hour delivery in Manhattan

Amazon upped the ante in the shipping wars by announcing Prime Now — a service offering one-hour delivery.<p>Though the service is now up and running, …