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The new Roku does 4K and finds the remote for you

It's clearly video-streaming box season. Apple finally dropped an updated Apple TV, the Chromecast got all colorful and the Fire TV upped its resolution to 4K. Now it's Roku's turn with the new Roku 4. The flatter and wider set-top box sports 4K, has a remote locator (YES!), an updated OS and a …

Smart TV

Beyonce, Biden at Global Citizen Festival: Pictures

The Week in Pictures | September 14 – 20, 2015

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Tragedy in Utah this week, where search-and-rescue team members carry a body after it was found along Pine Creek in Zion National Park. Flash flooding claimed several victims as it swept through a narrow canyon.<p>Washington: Workers prepare …

Los Angeles

Open world games like Mad Max are becoming the bloated fast food menus of this industry

I've enjoyed sandbox games in the past and don't doubt for a second the technical skills needed to create them. But in eight years, they've barely …

A Year in Cuba

Reuters photographer Alexandre Meneghini has spent the past year documenting the lives of Cubans. He has captured images of students, athletes, farmers, performers, and workers in the Caribbean nation during a time of transition. Starting in 2013, Cuban officials began having secret talks with the …

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Middle East

Super size me: giant street art around the world – in pictures

German graffiti artist Claudia Walde, aka MadC, is famous for her giant murals. Her new book Mural XXL showcases the best large-scale graffiti around the globe, from a building-high portrait of architect Oscar Niemeyer in São Paulo to a huge upside-down alligator in Atlanta

Art

Before the fall: life on both sides of the Berlin wall – in pictures

Rudi Meisel was one of the very few West German photographers to cross the Berlin Wall into East Germany. Despite the best efforts of censors, he captured authentic street life in the GDR. A new exhibition reveals that East and West Germans weren’t so different after all

Then and Now: Photographer Revisits His Katrina Images

New Orleans

Want to feel happier? Watch a film that makes you cry

Watching a tearjerker will spark a burst of happiness 90 minutes after the film has ended scientists have found<p>It is said that laughter is the best medicine, but when it comes to feeling blue, crying might be the best cure.<p>Researchers in the Netherlands videoed a group of 60 volunteers watching two …

Do you like salad? You're a fool

Unless you live on an organic farm, chances are, the salad you eat comes from a supermarket, served in a plastic bag. No wonder so much of these nutrition-lite limp leaves end up in the bin<p>Do you like salad? You’re a fool. Not because bacon is better (although, of course, it is) but because salad …

Jankovic knocks out Kvitova#wimbledon

Game Four Victory for Golden State Over Cleveland

Lake Pontchartrain Causeway, the longest bridge over water, stretches nearly 24 miles. There's a tenacity in New Orleans - a spirit of getting the job done, whatever it takes. I feel lucky to be here. #followyournola 🚁

Why shaking hands is still a big deal

Researchers find the gesture creates better cooperation and trust between humans - even when it is carried out by a robot<p>Shaking hands before negotiations results in a better deal for both parties - even when one is represented by a robot, a study has found.<p>The act of shaking hands at the start of …

How Germs Might Shape the Future of Architecture

Design-minded scientists are harnessing the power of bacteria to move toward healthier buildings.<p>We know that buildings can make us sick. Take, for example, cases of lead poisoning, mold exposure, or the aptly namedSick Building Syndrome. But can they also make us healthier? Scientists are trying …

Built Environment

Adventure 101: Climbing in the Colorado Rockies

<b>Rocky Mountain National Park</b> is an ideal alpine playground, complete with sheer rock walls, steep couloirs, and craggy peaks—everything a budding climber needs to cut his or her teeth.<p>Climbing is a surefire way to get intimate with the park. Searching for handholds on a granite slab, swinging an …

Mayweather, Pacquiao Through the Years

'Avengers: Age of Ultron': EW review

We gave it a <b>B-</b><p>These days, we’re so used to feeling short-changed when we go to the movies that it may seem churlish to complain when someone gives us …