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Last Call: What's Leaving Netflix in December

Catch up on these flicks before they're gone next month.<p><b>Expires on 12/1:</b><p><b>1) All About Eve (1950)</b><p>When downtrodden aspiring actress Eve Harrington appears in Broadway star Margo Channing's dressing room asking for help, Channing offers to take her under her wing. But Margo soon learns Eve is not as …

3D-printed vascular systems help doctors practice for your surgery

It's safe to say that you want your doctors to know exactly what they're doing when performing surgery. But how do they train for a vascular operation, which is both extremely tricky and unique to your anatomy? By using 3D printing, that's how. MakerBot's parent company Stratasys is teaming with …

This tiny drone costs $14 and is perfect for beginners

Christmas morning 2015 is going to be terrifying. Up to a million people—many of them children—are going to find drones under the tree, gifted to them by well-intentioned relatives who have no clue how dangerous these flying lawnmowers can be.<p>The thing about drones is that they can be very tricky …

Drones

Spirit Offers 99% Off on Flights for One Day Only

Maybe because it’s just been dubbed the slowest airline in the skies.<p>The budget airline Spirit is offering a one-day-only mega discount—to the tune …

HIV now treatable but most states keep laws criminalizing it

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Charlie Sheen's recent revelation that he's HIV-positive served as a reminder that his home state of California remains among a …

Public Health

Miracle Peanut Butter Crunch

This flaky candy, from Nicole Haley of Mirracole Morsels, combines layers of crisp caramel, creamy peanut butter and crunchy peanuts. Incredibly, it …

Black Friday Is Dead, Long Live Black Friday

A single note strums as TJMaxx’s latest holiday commercial fades into view, opening to scenes of a family unloading stacks of brightly wrapped gifts from their car. "Imagine a world where the holidays were about people again," a cozy female voice hums over the video, her warm inflection matching …

This Futuristic Maglev Pod Transit System Will Soon Be a Reality

The still-speculative Hyperloop and the slightly more imminent self-driving car have dominated conversations about the future of transit lately, but …

List of stores open on Thanksgiving or Black Friday

NEW YORK (AP) — After the turkey and stuffing comes the kickoff of the holiday shopping season. And even though most retailers are offering the same …

Black Friday

665 Logo Templates for Professional Use

Check out this huge bundle consisting of 665 logo templates for highly professional use.<p>There it is, another great bundle of countless logos and …

Graphic Design

The Best 2015 Black Friday & Cyber Monday Sales To Shop

It's never too early to start planning your holiday shopping strategy.<p>It's the most wonderful time of the year—sale season that is. Get a head start on your holiday shopping or, you know, just treat yourself with some retail therapy with this year's best Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals.<p><b>Aldo:</b> …

Best Trips 2016

National Geographic Traveler presents the New Year's must-see places. Whether it’s Botswana's Okavango Delta or Brazil's beaches, these 20 go-now destinations will get you packing.

Travel Photography

Cyber Monday 2015: The Very Best Fashion Sales

After the Thanksgiving leftovers have been put away, it's officially time to start thinking about crossing names off your holiday gift list. It's a perfect time for a sale, making Cyber Monday such a needed treat (plus, see all the best Black Friday sales here). Whether you're working hard on …

6 Pairs of Black Pants that Look Uber Flattering on Petites

A pair of classic black pants is one of those quintessential closet staples—essential to both workwear and everyday life. But a neatly tailored black …

Let's Talk About Anonymous Versus ISIS

Let’s talk about Anonymous versus the self-identified Islamic State.<p>Last week the former—a dispersed and mercurial hacker outfit—declared “cyberwar” …

The Little Book of Thanks

These enlightening quotes and adorable animal photos provide the perfect way to acknowledge everyone who makes a difference.

Nature

Meals & deals: 30 easy, cheap recipes for breakfast, lunch and dinner - TODAY.com

The Ultimate Guide to Finding the Perfect Nail Shape for Your Hands

From Jennifer Lopez's squoval manicure to Kylie Jenner's trendy coffin-trimmed tips, the shape of your nails may seem like a tiny detail, but it's …

It's not so bad down here in the U-bend of happiness

A new study shows our life quality decreases until middle age, and only then begins to rise. Sounds about blooming right<p>Playground bullying, teenage angst, exam stress; heartbreak, graduate unemployment, quarter-life crisis; ticking biological clock, baby blues, marriage breakdown, midlife crisis… …

Google Made a Secret Prototype That Works Like the Star Trek Communicator

Google developed a prototype wearable device based on the communicator in <i>Star Trek</i>. In science fiction, Captain Picard and his crew used their lapel …

Fiat Chrysler is Giving Free College Tuition to Employees' Spouses and Kids

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles’ free tuition benefit for employees is now a family affair.<p>In May, the U.S. division of the auto giant started to offer …

Inside the Secret Showroom of a Luxury-Gifting Genius

From champagne coupes inspired by Kate Moss’s anatomy to velvet jackets from Marrakech, Countess Debonnaire von Bismarck has it all.<p>Debonnaire is the new answer to great gifting. Think Aladdin’s cave meets Santa’s grotto, with a hefty sprinkle of Euro-chic fairy dust. A place where gift-giving …

Jackets

Lauren Conrad's Go-To Holiday Dress Is Pretty Much Perfect

Already thinking about what you'll be wearing around the Thanksgiving dinner table next week? Well, you're in good company, because the super stylish Lauren Conrad is doing the same! LC talked style on her website and revealed that the dress silhouette she relies on to get her through the busy …

Everything to Know About Amazon's Black Friday Deals

Amazon on Wednesday announced more details about its plans for the annual Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping holidays.<p>Amazon’s Black Friday Deals …

16 Important Things To Know About Getting A Puppy

These fuzzy balls of joy (and poop) don't come with an owner's manual, so here's the lowdown on your new best friend.<p><i>Anna O'Brien graduated from Purdue's School of Veterinary Medicine and is a veterinarian currently in Maryland.</i>

Pets

‘Immensely powerful’ machine learning has potential to predict the future

Professor Andrew Blake, director of the Alan Turing Institute, believes machine learning and big data have a significant role to play in decision …

Machine Learning

C++ Code Optimization: 10 Tips And Tricks

C++ is a great enterprise programming language if you know how to get the most from its arcane features. Here are 10 tips to help you do so, and end …

Business Technology

Kickstarting a jewelry-making kit for girls that teaches coding

Robbo writes, "Giapetta's Workshop is a multi-faceted interactive adventure story and hand-crafting jewelry kit, all-in-one, for 8-12 year olds that …