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Scottish man messages boss asking for day off, gets a hilarious response

LONDON — There are probably many, many brilliant exchanges that have taken place between bosses and employees asking for last-minute sick days, but …

Employment

This stock photo of an 'over-55' woman is confusing the internet

LONDON — It's common knowledge that stock photos can be a bit hit and miss.<p>Every now and then you'll get one that totally hits the nail on the head, …

Adele

France's new 'right to disconnect' law rolls out

Sunday saw the activation of the new "right to disconnect" law in France, a law that means workers are not obligated to read or send work-related …

France

Super great things you didn’t know about ‘Superbad’

Our <i>CineFix</i> series, <i>Things You Didn't Know</i>, kept the party going until <i>Superbad</i> gave up its secrets and they could bring you these awesome facts about …

Stolen penguin at risk after being released into the wild

<b>UPDATE: Sept. 30, 2016, 6:53 a.m. EDT</b> <i>Updated to include comments from a Sept. 30 press release from Bayworld.</i><p>The search is on to save the life of an …

Microsoft's 'Project Scorpio' games will run in native 4K

You'd be forgiven for doubting that Microsoft's Project Scorpio could really deliver on the promise of 4K gaming. Most PlayStation 4 Pro games won't run in true 4K, and the current wave of 4K-capable PC video cards cost more than whole consoles. However, Microsoft vows that there won't be any …

PS4 Pro

Why Michael Jordan's public stand on race is such a big, big deal

In June of 1992, the Rodney King riots had just rocked Los Angeles and the United States faced deep racial animus. Meanwhile, Michael Jordan was just …

Michael Jordan

Stellar photo shows Space Station, Mercury simultaneously passing the sun

A cosmic coincidence produced an amazing image for a lucky photographer on the ground during a rare celestial alignment earlier this month.<p>On May 9, …

Officer replaces boy's stolen cards with Pokemon haul

<b>(CNN) —</b> A young Pokemon enthusiast endured a roller coaster of emotions when his collection of trading cards was stolen by another boy, then retrieved, and then magically multiplied by a generous Cleveland police officer.<p>Yes, the biggest trading card craze of the 90's is still going strong, and it …

Rick and Morty Syncs Up Perfectly With Kendrick Lamar

There’s never a bad time for <i>Rick and Morty</i>. This mashup shows that it mashes up well with just about everything, including Kendrick Lamar’s song …

Kendrick Lamar

DIY arcade cabinets: Just add IKEA furniture

Many of us have longed to have a working arcade cabinet in our homes — but a combination of space and price often keep them out of reach.<p>But Ikea …

Stainless Steel

Netflix Party lets long distance friends watch together

Ain’t no party like a Netflix party cause a Netflix party eventually stops after a weekend of bingeing on House Of Cards and doesn’t start again until Netflix releases the new season the next year.<p>But now there’s Netflix Party, a chrome extension that lets viewers sync their Netflix viewing session …

Apple Watch And Holistic Presence

What if you went to start your car and Apple Watch stopped you?<p>Yes, Apple Watch, with your permission, knew you had spent time at a bar, monitored your heartbeat and other physiological data and saw changes indicating that you had been overdrinking.<p>When you walked to your car, it connected to the …

The Internet is furious about the state of Reese’s Peanut Butter Christmas Trees

Is nothing sacred anymore? It used to be that when you’d buy one of Reese’s special Peanut Butter Christmas Trees, you’d get a piece of candy that …

Apple Watch effect: Swiss watchmakers experience biggest sales drop in six years

If you need any proof as to the success and future potential of the Apple Watch, look no further than the Swiss watch industry. According to a recent …

Everything You Need To Know About The DraftKings/FanDuel Scandal

It’s been a crazy few weeks in the world of daily fantasy sports. What originally started as a data leak from DraftKings has now morphed into a federal investigation and total ban across the state of Nevada. Feel like you don’t know the story? You’re not alone. Read on to get caught up on the …

Donald Glover is coming back to TV in a comedy about Atlanta's rap scene

Classes at Greendale might be over for Donald Glover, but the actor has officially lined up his next gig.<p>FX said Thursday that it has picked up 10 …

Colin Cowherd rips esports players in middle school-esque radio rant

The Creature is aggressive, sneering and domineering.<p>Prone to spasmodic offensives against everything from the Dougie to the Dominican Republic, the …

Iowa begins testing digital driver's licenses on your smartphone

Last year, we told you about Iowa's interest in launching digital driver's licenses, a move that might begin the phasing out of plastic licenses …

USDOT

Which state in the U.S. uses the poop emoji the most

Where you live could impact which emoji you choose to use.<p>SwiftKey, maker of the popular keyboard app for iOS and Android, found the most popular …

Driving Your Car Will Soon Be Illegal

Jay Samit Contributor<p>Jay Samit is a serial entrepreneur and author of "Disrupt You!"<p>Driving a car will be illegal by 2030. Our economy will be severely impacted as millions of truck drivers, cabbies and delivery people are put out of work. In this era of endless innovation, man’s century-long …

Scientists say the universe is dying, will eventually go dark

A new study by 100 some-odd scientists has seemingly confirmed what we’ve known all along: the universe is slowly dying. Findings from the Galaxy and …

5 strategies to advance from your entry-level job

Despite the fact that you always dreamed of being that person who landed a corner office before you turned 30, you're somehow still toiling away at …

Employment

Street Fighter's Ken Has Been Redesigned

Capcom normally keeps things pretty traditional when it comes to Street Fighter’s classic roster. Characters like Ryu and Chun-Li have barely changed …

Interview: A neuroscientist explains the mind-blowing science behind ‘Self/less’

If you had the opportunity, would you transfer your consciousness into an “empty vessel” to prolong your life? That’s the question pondered in</i> …

The Sims 4 is getting a new “Spa Day” game pack on July 14th, EA has announced.

<i>The Sims 4</i> <b>is getting a new “Spa Day” game pack on July 14th</b>, EA has announced. In addition to letting your Sims hang out and bump uglies in the …

Why someone like Rachel Dolezal might try to change their racial identity

On Wednesday, Rachel Dolezal was just a black woman who led the Spokane, Washington, chapter of the NAACP.<p>That all changed on Thursday when the media …

Peyton Manning 'all-in' with the new Broncos offense

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- With plenty of buzz surrounding the Denver Broncos about how well quarterback Peyton Manning will -- or will not -- fit the …

iOS 9 and OS X El Capitan: The little features we can't wait to use

At Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) on Monday, the company unveiled major new mobile and desktop operating system features that will …

Batteries

Android M preview features dark UI theme

With the switch to Lollipop and Material Design, Android suddenly became whitewashed. All the menus were light-colored and bright, something a lot of …