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The 10 Creepiest Abandoned Islands on Earth

ADVERTISEMENT<p>“No man is an island,” goes the saying; yet some islands, it turns out, can be nightmarish no man’s lands. Hosting everything from death …

3D renders imagine Space Black iPhone 7 w/ Force Touch Home button & black Lightning EarPods

It was reported earlier this week that Apple is planning to release a Space Black model of the upcoming iPhone 7. Some mockups emerged of what such a device could look like following that report, and now designer Martin Hajek has shared a gallery of beautiful 3D renders.<p>The renders show an iPhone 7 …

Taipei says launch of Hsiung-feng III missile during drill in Tsoying could have been due to human error<p>A Taiwanese warship has mistakenly launched a supersonic “aircraft carrier killer” missile towards China, the navy said, as ties between the island and its once bitter rival deteriorate.<p>The …

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At trials, newcomers are knocking longtime Olympic stars off their blocks

OMAHA — There is no ambiguity at the U.S. Olympic swimming trials. Black is black and white is white, and if you’re looking for judgment calls, go to gymnastics or diving or dressage. The judge here is the clock, and it can be swayed neither by reputation nor pedigree. Swim fast, and here’s a …

These headphones' designers think we are all idiots

I love technology when it's new, arcane, exotic, or quixotic, but I hate it when it's pointless and misleading. Today, I must rage at the latter category of tech, which is personified by a new Kickstarter called Volant, a set of so-called hybrid headphones that promises groundbreaking innovation.<p>So …

Rome's Colosseum sparkles after magnate-funded restoration

ROME (AP) — The Colosseum has emerged more imposing than ever after its most extensive restoration, a multimillion-euro cleaning to remove a dreary, …

An interview with the 27-year-old woman who 'ran the world' solo | Adventure Sports Network

Becky Wade prepares for her running journey around the world. Photo: Courtesy of Becky Wade<p>Runner Becky Wade, 27, has already accomplished at lot at …

Futuristic nap pods get upgraded with sleepy sounds, but do they work?

MetroNaps and Pzizz are starting a partnership<p>I wanted to know what it's like to nap inside a giant futuristic egg, so I went to a sleep clinic in downtown Manhattan to find out. There, I entered the MetroNaps EnergyPod — pods that look like very comfy chairs you'd expect to see on a spaceship. …