Jerry Kendall

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73 years ago, the Allies beat back the Nazis' last major western offensive — here are 16 photos from the Battle of the Bulge

On the morning of December 16, 1944, more than 200,000 German troops and almost 1,000 tanks drove into the Ardennes forest, across an 85-mile stretch of the front line, running from southern Belgium to the middle of Luxembourg.<p>The German thrust shredded Allied lines, held by units sent to the …

The Failed Promise of Legal Pot

New laws on marijuana were supposed to boost tax revenues and free up cops to go after “real” criminals. But underground sales—and arrests—are still thriving.<p>It’s just after four o’clock on a hot Seattle afternoon, and Thomas Terry is standing in the parking lot of a Jack in the Box. Known for …

Extreme Surfing in the Arctic Circle: Pictures

Northern Lights

17 Times Pam From "The Office" Gave You Life Goals

"I don't care what they say about me, I just want to eat."

Super Bowl: The Early Years in Pictures

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Russian Pranksters Say They're The Ones Behind That Fake Putin Call to Elton John

Two comedians told Russian media on Wednesday that they were responsible for impersonating Vladimir Putin and his spokesperson Dmitry Peskov in a …

Russia

Drake Releases Three New Songs on OVO Sound Radio

Drizzy responds to the Meek Mill accusations.<p>Tonight marked Drake’s second OVO Sound Radio show on Apple’s Beats 1 Radio, and for the occasion he released three new records. Hot off the Meek Mill drama is “Charged Up,” a song believed to be Drake’s response to the ghostwriting accusations. …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Book in Brief: How to Clone a Mammoth

Science & InnovationLaelaps<p>“Will there ever be a real Jurassic Park?” I’ve heard this question more times than I can count. The answer is always “No“. Aside from the problem of getting a viable clone to develop inside a bird egg – one that scientists haven’t cracked yet – DNA’s postmortem decay …

Jurassic Park

Apple Watch app: No, you can’t delete it. Or any of these other Apple apps.

I have a folder on my iPhone called “Apple Crap.” The name is a little unfair. The apps that come pre-installed on iPhones aren’t all crap. I even …

Apps

Black Mirror scenarios on Vine reveal the horrors of real-life tech mishaps

Your worst nightmare in 6.5 seconds<p><i>Black Mirror</i> and the technology-driven anxieties it portrays seemed to be everywhere last year, but sometimes the minutiae of daily plugged-in life can be just as unsettling as a porn ring fueled by stationary cyclists. BuzzFeed recently created <i>Black Mirror IRL</i>, a …

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Time-Lapse of Icelandic Landscapes Makes the Most of the Rare Solar Maximum

Of the places I’m hoping to visit throughout my life, Iceland is in the top three. And although I don’t need any more motivation, this absolutely …

Before and After Pictures of NY Storefronts Document a Decade of Gentrification

In a city like New York, buildings and their façades can change seemingly overnight. So, what happens to the face of “the city that never sleeps” …

Portrait Analysis Reveals That The Human Face Can Express At Least 21 Emotions

How many human emotions can you capture on camera? According to a study by researchers at Ohio State University, the number is <i>at least</i> 21.<p>Throughout …

DEDICATED: Short Film About Dedication and the D4s Goes Live with In-Depth BTS

Last month we wrote about and shared the trailer for the inception-worthy short film, “DEDICATED” (a D4s promo film about people using the D4s that …

Anja Niedringhaus gave underprivileged people a voice

Anja Niedringhaus deserves to be remembered as one of the best photojournalists of the past two decades, and one of the most dedicated.<p>We met in Sarajevo 20 years ago, during the war, when she was effectively my boss. A few years later I ended up managing her, but that didn't matter; she wasn't …

Leap Motion's new Muse app lets you create music with in-air hand gestures

Leap Motion is diving deep into the world of electronic music with the release of Muse, a new Mac desktop app that lets you create and perform original ambient music via hand gestures as you sit at your computer.<p>Muse was created jointly by musician BT and Dr. Richard Boulanger of the Berklee …

Why Random is developing an irrational browsing experience

Sometimes a company is interesting not because of the utility of what it can provide now, but because of the slightly hard-to-pin-down possibilities …

Google Pays Another Tiny Fine In Europe — $1.4M — For Street View Privacy Concerns

Google has paid a €1 million ($1.4 million) fine in Italy levied by the country’s data protection watchdog for complaints relating to its Street View street-level image capturing cars that date back to 2010.<p>At issue was a failure by Google to make its Street View cars clearly identifiable. In 2010, …

Xiaomi has two phones in the top 10 global list of best selling devices

A glance at any list of top 10 phone makers is guaranteed to include Apple and Samsung and peppered around the list you would expect to see other big names like Sony, LG and HTC. But, that was before Xiaomi. According to new market research released by Counterpoint, an independent market research …

Mobile Technology