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Can Cryptocurrencies Solve What Traditional Lenders Cannot?

Small businesses are core to economic competitiveness around the world. In the United States, they employ half of the private sector workforce - …

Trump Tries to Embarrass Another GOP Senator Via Twitter

President: Sen. Corker criticizes after asking for re-election advice<p>Donald Trump dinged Sen. Bob Corker on Friday morning, tweeting he finds the …

French New Wave Film Icon Jeanne Moreau Dies at 89

Famed French actress Jeanne Moreau reportedly died in her home on Monday at the age of 89. Moreau was considered one of the greatest actresses of her …

Pierre Cardin

Conway: Trump to decide 'this week' whether to let Obamacare implode

President Donald Trump will decide "this week" whether to let Obamacare implode, White House counselor Kellyanne Conway said Sunday.<p>After the Senate failed to repeal Obamacare last week, the president said he would let the law fall apart by ending cost-sharing reduction payments, which lower …

Donald Trump

How I Successfully Pitched Investors As A 22-Year-Old Startup Founder

If you can tell a story that makes sense, it doesn’t matter how old you are.<p>My cofounders and I were 21 and 22 when we started Next Big Sound, and by far the biggest challenge we faced was in convincing investors they should trust us with their money. That was in 2009, and around that time Mark …

Startups

Here's Why Netflix Is Finally Letting You Download Movies and TV Shows

If you’re a Netflix fan, you’ve probably found yourself stuck in the subway or on an airplane or somewhere else without Internet access, and wished …

TV shows

How to build a 12x16 shed | HowToSpecialist - How to Build, Step by Step DIY Plans

This step by step diy article is about <b>how to build a 12×16 shed</b>. If you need a large storage shed for various reasons, you should take a look on this …

Physicist Creates Lab-Sized "Black Hole"

The experiment's results may finally prove that Hawking radiation exists.<p>Black holes swallow up everything, and nothing escapes. This property, the most iconic characteristic of these mysterious space phenomena, had its first major challenge this week when Technion professor Jeff Steinhauer posted …

Use of police robot to kill Dallas shooting suspect believed to be first in US history

Police’s lethal use of bomb-disposal robot in Thursday’s ambush worries legal experts who say it creates gray area in use of deadly force by law enforcement<p>For what experts are calling the first time in history, US police have used a robot in a show of lethal force. Early Friday morning, Dallas …

Law Enforcement

Awesome Art Picks: Ninja Turtles, Harley Quinn, She-Hulk, and More

Each week we search and gather up the coolest comic book art you won't see in actual comics. The reason you won't is because professional artists often draw sketches for fun or commissions and post them on their websites, blogs, and Tumblrs. Some artists even arrange commissions through their sites …

The Glass House Built Around A Tree

A significant number of my childhood fantasies revolved around <b>tree houses</b> - but this design by Kazakh architect <b>Aibek Almassov</b> just flips the whole …

Architecture

Yes, Balancing Rocks Is an Art—If You're This Good at It

All it takes Ishihana-Chitoku to make these stacked, temporary sculptures, is two hands and a little focus.<p>There's something beautifully surreal about seeing inanimate objects, be they playing cards or matches, precariously stacked on top of one another. Over the years, it's actually been …

Art

There's A New 'Final Fantasy' Movie, And Its CGI Is Almost Too Real

"Uncanny valley" barely begins to describe a new trailer for the upcoming "Final Fantasy" movie.<p>The computer-generated imagery in "Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV" -- which will be released in select theaters Aug. 19, Sony Pictures Entertainment announced Monday -- is realistic enough that you'll …

Final Fantasy