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A 95-Minute Montage of Insane Star Wars Footage From the Last 40 Years

In honor of the 40th anniversary of <i>Star Wars</i>, Cinefamily TV created a 95-minute montage of insane <i>Star Wars</i> footage. It features some of the “most …

Beauty and the Beast trailer tops Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Captain America in views

Emma Watson takes all<p>The new teaser trailer for the Emma Watson-starring <i>Beauty and the Beast</i> live-action film has beat out <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> for most views in a 24-hour period.<p>Within 24 hours, Disney's teaser trailer for <i>Beauty and the Beast</i> racked up 91.8 million views, according to The …

New research says 'Cry It Out' baby sleep method doesn't harm children

Infants left to cry themselves to sleep will not suffer any emotional, behavioral or parental attachment problems, a new study suggests. The findings may help parents rest easier knowing that ignoring their babies’ cries won’t cause long-term damage.<p>Australian researchers found babies allowed to …

5 best PlayStation emulators for Android

The PlayStation was one of the most iconic gaming systems ever released and with it came a slew of legendary games. It dominated the fifth generation of game consoles by a fairly hefty margin when it came to sales, and many franchises, including Final Fantasy, Tony Hawk Pro Skater, Tekken, Spyro, …

Final Fantasy

French Billionaire Opens Free Coding University '42' In Silicon Valley

French technology entrepreneur and billionaire Xavier Niel (#129 in 2016 and #7 in France with a net worth of $8 billion) is investing $100 million of his own money to bring his Paris-based ’42′ coding school to Silicon Valley.<p>The name ’42′ is a nod to Douglas Adams’ science-fiction series <i>The</i> …

Silicon Valley

10 best escape games for Android

Escape games are a sub-genre of puzzle games. They are vastly better in real life. However, there are some games that have similar elements. For those who may not know, escape games have you placed in a room or a situation and your goal is to escape. You’ve likely dealt with this mechanic in some …

50 Most Anticipated Movies of 2016

‘The Club’ (Feb 5)<p>A Golden Globe nominee for Best Foreign Film (and almost assuredly an Oscar nominee for that category as well), this tense drama …

The 10 Hottest Travel Destinations Right Now

The 10 hottest travel destinations right now.<p>When it comes to New Year’s resolutions, Americans are most concerned with their health, according to …

This 16-minute sci-fi short is the best movie of the year

After a trailer hit the web with more distinct and honorable praise than is typically found with Sundance sensations, the film became one of the must-see titles of SXSW, and then it arrived online in late March for all to see and believe the hype. Nobody seemed to be disappointed with it, certainly …

Google Now | TIME

The technology giant faces the biggest shift since its founding<p>Google.com had a good run. For years, it was the entryway to the World Wide Web for …

5 Android apps you shouldn’t miss this week! – Android Apps Weekly

Welcome back to Android Apps Weekly! Let’s check out the big headlines from the last week:<p>In perhaps the saddest news we’ve reported on in a while, the mobile-centric Humble Bundles are coming to an end. The service will still have apps in their regular Humble Bundle deals and as individual sales, …

U.S. firefighter gets world's most extensive face transplant

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A volunteer firefighter from Mississippi whose face was burned off during a home fire rescue received the world’s most extensive face transplant, New York University Langone Medical Center said on Monday.<p>After a 26-hour surgery performed at the New York hospital in August, …

She Kills People From 7,850 Miles Away

Anne crawled out of bed in her North Las Vegas house around 10 p.m. and started to get ready for her shift.<p>She pulled her chestnut hair into a bun …

Military

Simple blood test predicts if heart attack is imminent

Around one million people are admitted to hospital with chest pains, but most will not go on to have a heart attack<p>A simple blood test which predicts whether a patient with chest pain will go on to have a heart attack could save the NHS millions and prevent hundreds of thousands of people being …

7 Movies That Sent People Running Out of Theaters

The Lumière brothers were said to have caused quite a stir when their 50-second short film, <i>The Arrival of a Train at La Ciotat</i>, premiered in Paris in …

Horror

[FREE ANDROID APP] Ghostery: Browse Internet Safely Without Getting Tracked

Today FREE ANDROID APP is Ghostery.<br>For more FREE APPS or FREE GAMES, visit:<br>http://android711.blogspot.com/<br>Tired of being tracked of your activity …

Are you snuggling your way to a split? How the way you sleep with your partner reveals telling signs about the state of your relationship - and your sex life

Do you and your significant other sleep in a tangled knot, as a pair of spoons or could you not get further away from each other in the night?<p>Each …

Breakthrough: Huge new genome discovery shakes human medicine

The human genome has been sequenced, a discovery that has scientists cheering and ethicists fretting about what's next for humanity.<p>It’s a term …

Genetics

Donald Trump is facing a new type of threat from 2 surging candidates

But since last week, two surging White House hopefuls are taking a markedly different approach: former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina and Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Florida).<p>Rather than regularly berating the GOP front-runner or pretending he doesn't exist, Fiorina and Rubio have been biding their time …

Here's everything we're expecting to see at Google's big event this week

The company typically holds an event in the fall to introduce its new Nexus phones and the next version of Android.<p>Although we learned about Android Marshmallow at Google I/O in May, the company usually waits until the fall to show off the final version of the software.<p>But there are a few other …

See the supermoon lunar eclipse rise

A rare cosmic coincidence is happening Sunday in dark skies around the world, and you won't need any special equipment to see it.<p>The moon will be at …

Pebble introduces its first round smartwatch

The Time Round is all metal, making it more similar to the Pebble Time Steel than the less-costly plastic Time. It has a 38.5mm face, though the round display does not fill it. Instead, a large bezel surrounds the screen, which makes the effective display size much smaller. Though multiple-day …

This Visual Guide To All Of Star Wars’ Different Lightsabers Is A Thing Of Deadly Beauty

The lightsaber is the coolest thing in this or any other galaxy. It’s a sword made of colored light that can cut through a neck bone like it was butter. Amazing. People can criticize George Lucas all they want, but he’ll always be a god for dreaming up the lightsaber.<p>Of course, like all things <i>Star</i> …

Star Wars

Why Isis fights | Martin Chulov

Jihadi fighters in Iraq and Syria reveal the apocalyptic motivations of the militant movement that has hijacked the Syrian uprising – and transformed the Middle East<p>For more than a century, Dabiq was one of northern Syria’s forsaken villages, a speck on a vast agricultural plain between the Turkish …

Middle East

Meet New York’s homeless fashion photographer

Mark Reay was looking for a job. It was 2007 when he entered a New York newsagents, writing down the email addresses of staff from magazines on the shelf. He sent out around 50 messages with some images from his photography portfolio. We called him back. Thus began seven years of shooting for …

20 Pasta Recipes to Make this Fall

So long, fresh tomatoes and super ripe zucchini. We've moved onto some rich fall flavors now, and are craving squash, pork ragu, mushrooms, and more<p><b>So long, fresh tomatoes and super-ripe zucchini.</b> We've moved onto some rich fall flavors now, and are craving squash, pork ragu, mushrooms, and more. …

Cooking

Here's a breakdown of the speech that won the 2015 World Championship of Public Speaking

On August 15, Saudi Arabian security engineer Mohammed Qahtani won the title of Toastmasters International World Champion of Public Speaking. He survived seven rounds of a competition that lasted six months and included 33,000 competitors from around the world.<p>He and nine other finalists competed …

10 Dangerous Toys from Decades Past (and the Commercials That Sold Them)

Baby Boomers are a hardy bunch. They rode in cars that weren’t equipped with special toddler seats, walked to and from school without being …

How to Buy a Slave Girl From ISIS

ERBIL, Iraq — In a crowded room in an undisclosed location in northern Iraq, a Yazidi father is begging an American woman for money to buy back his …

Yazidis

Miley Cyrus just torpedoed her own career, and MTV helped

She set the groundwork for this days before the show, when she sat down for an interview with <i>The New York Times</i> to promote the awards show. The conversation came to the recent Twitter exchange between Taylor Swift and Nicki Minaj, and Nicki's claim that the VMAs were quicker to reward female …