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Teens are turning their backs on Pandora at a staggering rate, and it should worry investors

Internet radio pioneer Pandora took a beating on Friday, as its stock plunged around 25% after a dismal Q4 revenue forecast. And there's a sign that more trouble is on the horizon: teens are fleeing the service at a staggering rate, according to a recent survey by Piper Jaffray.<p>Pandora has gone …

FBI tried and failed to unlock 7,000 encrypted devices

In an 11-month period, the FBI failed to gain access to around 7,000 encrypted mobile devices, <i>BBC News</i> reports, which is about half of those targeted by the agency according to FBI Director Christopher Wray. In a speech given at the Association of Chiefs of Police conference yesterday, he said that …

Here's Everything You've Ever Wanted to Know About Marijuana

Image source: Getty Images.<p>Last year was truly exceptional for the marijuana movement. In fact, it may go down as the best year on record. In total, five new states legalized medical cannabis, two of which (Ohio and Pennsylvania) did so by passing up ballot initiatives and legalized medical pot …

42 Cool Kids Room Decorating Ideas That Inspire You And Your Children

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Cancer Is Linked To Unexpressed Anger, Studies Say

When we think about cancer, we think of the disease and how it affects someone. The focus is generally on the numerous types of cancers and a variety …

Arrest made after girl followed off streetcar and sexually assaulted

Police have charged a man who allegedly followed a teenage girl off a streetcar and then sexually assaulted her as well as another woman who was in …

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The 18 best movies on Netflix you've probably never heard of

There are so many movies on Netflix that your typical Friday night is probably spent trying to find something to watch, as opposed to actually watching something.<p>The streaming service has a huge, rotating selection of movies both old and new. It is hard to navigate through Netflix's massive library …

Justin Bieber lookalike died of drug overdose at Motel 6 in Los Angeles, coroner says

A man who gained fame for spending thousands of dollars on plastic surgery in a bid to look like pop star Justin Bieber died last year from a lethal mix of pain killers, alcohol and anti-anxiety medicine, authorities said.<p>Tobias M. Strebel, better known as Toby Sheldon, was found dead Aug. 21, …

Australia Prison Guards Taped Strapping Half-Naked Hooded Boy to Chair

Prison guards in Australia have been taped teargassing teenage inmates and strapping a half-naked boy wearing a hood to a chair.<p>The footage aired by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation prompted Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to order an inquiry Tuesday into the treatment of children in …

Crime

Google Maps continues attempt to tempt back iOS users with cleaner UI, highlighted ‘areas of interest’ [Video]

While Apple Maps got off to a rocky start, with many of us opting to use Google Maps instead, it did manage to gradually win back our confidence – with three times as many users as its Google rival by the end of last year. But Google is working hard to tempt back iOS users with an improved …

These are the most popular memes of all time (and their stories)

The humble meme has come a long way since its days of confused pronunciation, unclear definition, and just general misunderstandings. Since being …

Game of Thrones

Hilarious Description of Products at Home Goods Store Goes Viral

Tumblr user Obvious Plant (aka Jeff Wysaski/PleatedJeans) is known for conducting some pretty clever pranks in which he “plants” fake signs around …

Why Self-Esteem, Fairness & Serenity Are Overrated

<i>F*ck Feelings</i> is the ultimate anti-self-help book. Rather than suggesting that readers honor every single one of their emotions, as many self-help …

5 Common Causes of Neck Pain (and How Chiropractic Can Help)

<i>To Your Health</i><br>September, 2015 (Vol. 09, Issue 09)<p>Neck pain can be acute (short term) or chronic (recurring or persisting for months and even years), …

Pain

10 Cool DIY Home Improvements for $20 or Less

If you have an extra weekend and $20 burning a hole in your pocket, then a DIY home improvement project may be just what the doctor ordered. We've …

The 20 Weirdest Things Ever Sold on eBay

Thursday, Sept. 3, marks the 20th anniversary of eBay. The online auction site is celebrating its birthday with a two-day conference in California, …

“There is no god — now what?”: How to find meaning in an atheist world

Filmmaker and photographer Chris Johnson on the dangers of religion and his new documentary, “A Better Life”<p>In 2014, photographer and filmmaker Chris Johnson published A Better Life, a coffee table book that profiles atheists from around the world as they discuss the pursuits and relationships that …

DIY Stamps: Project Inspiration, Ideas & Tips for Adding Pattern to Your Rooms

The power of DIY pattern is well within the grasps of even the most amateur of crafters thanks to the can't-mess-it-up charms of stamps. From throw …

DIY Home Projects

Articles about how build compact fold down desk small spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

Don’t have ten acres to stuff full of perennials? Fret not! Gardens can make a big impact even on a small scale.<p>The first few paragraphs of a recent New York Times article on architect Gary Chang's Hong Kong apartment read like a scene from...<p>We spoke with architect Eric Cobb about the process …

Epson Home Cinema + DIY Outdoor Movie Screen

<i>(I was provided with the Epson Home Cinema. Any opinions are 100% my own. This post may contain affiliate links.)</i><p>Going to the local Drive In Movie …

Home Theater

Organization Tricks: 14 Steps to the Bedroom of Your Dreams

Important documents and files stacked around your bedroom keep you from enjoying the room as a place of rest. Instead, organize your files in a chest -- you can easily access them, but they're out of sight, out of mind.

How Simple Changes In Your Body Language Can Boost Your Mood And Creativity

<b>Have you ever</b> felt like the end of a task you are trying to accomplish is simply eluding you? According to this article by Business Insider, the …

Diagnosis: Creativity. Here's How to Catch It

When we think about the top qualities of strong business leaders, we tend to skip over one essential trait: creativity.<p>Creativity often gets mistakenly categorized as the provenance of artistic types, or an optional mode to pursue when the work day is done. Amidst the hubbub of our jobs, so many of …

Creativity

4 words that will help you unleash your creativity.

Creativity is a very interesting and often debated topic. Is it something you are born with or something you can develop? Is it something that only …

How Doodling Can Help You Maintain Focus and Strengthen Creativity

For as long as I can remember, I’ve had a bad habit of drawing during classes and meetings. All the way back into elementary school, I’d draw …

These Are the Weird Things Your State Googles More Than Anyone Else

Thanks to Google (err… owned by Alphabet) we never need to leave a question unanswered. Google is basically the digital version of that one girl at your summer camp who had Showtime and knew EVERYTHING! Most of us ask this search engine questions constantly (so much so IKEA made a place mat to stop …

25 Couples On The Weird Things They Do Together When No One’s Looking

Found on AskReddit.<p><b>1.</b> “We’re both British, but for years we’ve talked with American accents when we’re alone. It’s very bizarre and I don’t really …

9 Weird Things Dehydration Does to Your Body

<i>By Sarah Klein, Prevention.com</i><p><i>(Photo by: Getty Images)</i><p>I am convinced Bikram yoga would kill me. I'm just too sweaty.<p>I can produce a puddle of sweat under a spin bike that a small child could swim in. I don't wear gray. I was poked and prodded by doctors who thought there could be an underlying …