Kristina Belcher

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Facebook M virtual assistant will compete with Siri and Google Now

From restaurant bookings to dog-friendly beach recommendations, social network’s new technology blends AI with human helpers<p>Facebook is launching a virtual assistant that combines artificial intelligence (AI) technology with a team of human helpers, to compete with services such as Apple’s Siri, …

Customer Service

13 Last-Minute (But Still Amazing) Mother’s Day Ideas

She raised you to be resourceful and think on your feet, so we’re sure she won’t mind if you put those skills into action. If Mother’s Day snuck up on you this year (doesn’t it always?), never fear! Read on for ideas to help pull together a meaningful tribute to Mom in minutes . . . she’ll be none …

The 10 Best Amusement Parks for Families

Providing picture-perfect moments and memories to last a lifetime, amusement parks are ideal places for family fun, but not all parks are designed for smaller visitors. Featuring the conveniences and necessities that children demand and parents appreciate, the country's 10 best family-friendly …

Can Music Be Used as Medicine?

Biometric trackers are helping scientists tap into the body's response to songs and sound.<p>“Because you listened to Drake, how about Future next?”<p>Pandora, Spotify, and other music-streaming services try to predict what users might like to listen to, based on their tastes and what’s popular with …

Is internet addiction real?

The stories are numerous, yet extreme, and thus widely covered. You’ve probably heard at least a few.<p>In South Korea, one couple was so committed to …

Unearthing Richard III: The Luckiest Find in History

Philippa Langley stood in a parking lot near the site of the old Greyfriars Church in Leicester, England. She’d been working on a screenplay about …

Richard III

Tracy Borman’s Tudor quiz

Test your knowledge of the Tudors with Tracy Borman's quiz<p>Tracy Borman's Tudor Quiz<p>Test your knowledge of the Tudors with Tracy Borman's quiz<p>Which …

Tudor Period

Revealed: children’s diaries that chart WW2, life in Victorian Britain, and bed bugs during the Napoleonic Wars

<b>Diaries written by children and teenagers during defining moments in history are to go on display for the first time.</b><p><b>The accounts, which date from</b> …

Bedbugs

Piamo Microwave Espresso Machine

Piamo is dubbed as the world´s smallest coffee machine! The tiny coffee maker can easily deliver a perfect shot of espresso in just 30 seconds, all …

Coffeemakers

Multi-purpose Pack | By Firstspear

FirstSpear is a brand created by former U.S. servicemen, they develop enhanced light-weight load carriage solutions for the US Special Forces. Their …

Vanhawks Valour | Smart Carbon Bike

Vanhawks Valour is the first ever connected carbon fibre bicycle. The beautifully designed Valour has the usual stuff like calorie counter, distance, …

Carbon Fiber

Silver Fish Pen Knife | By Best Made Co

Best Made Co´s latest release is the perfect utensil for the seafarer, fisherman, marine biologist, or knife enthusiast. The Silver Fish Pen Knife …

SkyRunner

The SkyRunner is aimed at those who seek the ultimate adrenaline experience. The all-terrain buggy features a lightweight construction allowing it to …

Rotation 180 Photo Backpack | By Mindshift Gear

The MindShift Gear backpacks let you access your photography equipment like never before, they feature a 180° rotating waist pack allowing instant …

The King Arthur | Round Swing Table

Design studio Duffy London have introduced a new table inspired by their previous and popular creation the "Swing Table". The King Arthur, Round …

Fiskars Axes

Fiskars is one of the oldest companies in the world. It began as an ironworks in the small village of Fiskars, Finland in 1649. Today, Fiskars is …

Upstate Lake Camp | New York

Our latest weekend retreat dream is this stunning rustic waterfront cabin in Upstate Lake Camp - New York. It was designed by rustic dwellings …

Igrill Mini

iGrill Mini is the ultimate gadget for the BBQ lover, the ultra compact Bluetooth grilling thermometer lets you know when your food is ready from …

Beautiful movie palaces of California

French photographer Franck Bohbot's portfolio is filled with gorgeous, heartbreaking shots of ambitious movie palaces of yesteryear, as well as huge, …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Mutual Funds

There's a Place in the Utah Desert Where People Pretend to Live on Mars

Outfitted in bright orange spacesuits and a full pack of oxygen, three astronauts push open the foot-thick door and step outside onto the rusty red …

25 Amazing Examples Of Food Travel Photography

These are the only kind of vacation photos we want to see.<p>The only thing worse than not being able to go on vacation, is having to hear all about the great vacation your friends just went on. Even worse than hearing about it, is having to sit through all the pictures. Not only are they a detailed …