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47 Things Every Self-Respecting Man Should Own

<i>By: Supercompressor</i><p><i>Credit: Cole Saladino/Supercompressor</i><p>Deep down in every man lies a kind of instinct, a sense perhaps, for what makes him a man. It's a tough sensation to articulate but we feel it when we pick up something of permanence with our hands, feel the way it was thoughtfully crafted and …

Rockchip RKi6000 processor for IoT reduces WiFi power consumption by 80%

Wearables and the Internet of Things (IoT) aim to bring us small, capable products that can enhance our experience far beyond what smartphones, tablets and the like can do. One of the main problems still haunting the industry is battery life. Rockchip plans to tackle this issue with their latest …

The artists you probably haven’t heard of

Ah summer. For those immersed in art that means group shows, blockbuster one person museum exhibitions and the sleepy aftermath of Art Basel and the Venice Biennale. Summer is also the time to discover fresh names, young spaces and a general sense of enthusiastic newness. Here are ten artists you …

Photograph: Allstar/Disney<p>Mia Wasikowska as Alice in Tim Burton’s 2010 film version.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/3/19/1426783352359/a539c040-b540-4e19-9014-450b5f1756ac-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Allstar/Disney<p>Mia Wasikowska as Alice in Tim Burton’s 2010 film …

Literature

Here's HTC's plan to make you pick its new Android phone over the iPhone

If you accidentally damage your phone, the company now promises to give you a new one for free with a cutesy program it calls the Uh-Oh Protection Plan.<p>Here's how it works:<p>If you buy HTC's new One M9 phone this spring, you'll be automatically enrolled in the protection plan.<p>HTC will cover any …

Google reportedly blackmailed websites into giving it content for free

A new Wall Street Journal report details anti-competitive practices by the company<p>In 2012, the Federal Trade Commission investigated Google to determine whether the company's monopoly on the search market violated anti-trust laws. The Commission ultimately accepted a settlement with the search …

Inside Nasa’s giant rocket factory

It’s been decades since Nasa has had a rocket powerful enough to reach to the Moon – and beyond. But now the agency is building one that could venture even further into space. Richard Hollingham pays it a visit.<p>If you remember one fact from this story, make it this: America’s new rocket will be …

Engine running on frozen carbon dioxide may power mission to Mars

Future missions to Mars may well be powered by carbon dioxide fueled engines, thanks to a recent prototype developed by Northumbria and Edinburgh …

Minnesota police officers shot at council meeting – video

Video from a council meeting in New Hope City, Minneapolis, records the moments when a gunman shoots two police officers as they leave the building. Six shots can be heard and other officers are heard returning fire while another officer in the meeting tells councillors to take cover, drawing his …

Justice

Man charged with murder after Georgia couple pursued Craiglist ad

Authorities on Tuesday identified two bodies as those of a Georgia couple who disappeared after driving three hours to buy a classic car; a suspect already in custody was charged with murder and armed robbery.<p>The Telfair County sheriff, Chris Steverson, said 69-year-old Elrey “Bud” Runion and his …

Crime

UK security and counter-terrorism,UK news,Counter-terrorism policy,Politics,European commission,European Union,Europe,Privacy,World news,Theresa May,Court of justice of the European Union,Civil liberties - international,UK civil liberties,Law<p><b>Exclusive:</b> European commission plans to request 42 items …

Surveillance

Why Maiduguri city is key to Boko Haram's future

In 2002, the group we know today as Boko Haram began life in a mosque in Maiduguri, the capital of Borno state and the most populous and important city in northeastern Nigeria. Thirteen years later, Boko Haram are coming home – bigger, stronger and more dangerous than ever.<p>News that the most recent …

Africa

Researchers Discover An Ancient Replica Of Our Solar System

The finding is good news for the search for intelligent alien life<p>Deep within the bowels of our Milky Way Galaxy, there is another solar system that is like a miniature replica of our own. Except this planetary system is just a tad older — by about 7 billion years.<p>Using images and data collected by …

Step into the dark fantasy worlds of artist Nicolas Delort

It all started with <i>Dragon Ball Z</i>.<p>When he was young, Nicolas Delort's friends were watching the anime and collecting the cards, but he fell in love with the black-and-white manga that inspired it all. "Akira Toriyama's ink work is so clean, precise, and elegant and I spent a lot of time tracing, at …

Apple Loop: iOS 9 Leaks Online, Love And Hate For The iPhone 6 Plus, iTunes Killing Free Music

Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop covers the first signs of iOS 9 in website logs, a rumored dual-lens camera in the iPhone 6S, Apple and GoPro, another settlement is offered in the no-poaching antitrust case, changes to the iTunes store for kids and …

App Store

Elon Musk wants to spend $10 billion building the internet in space

The plan would lay the foundation for internet on Mars<p>Elon Musk's plan for satellite internet is even more ambitious than originally thought. At a SpaceX event in Seattle on Friday, the Tesla CEO told <i>Bloomberg Businessweek</i>that his unnamed Space Internet venture could one day stretch all the way to …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

World Cup<p>The least red-white-and-blue (if you don’t count Russia!) major sporting event in our time will be the most chaotic, entertaining, and …

Lifestyle

These Movies That Will Remind You What It Truly Means To Be Cold

The Weeknd can't feel his face. You can't feel your face, your toes, or your fingers, and you're fairly certain that your ears now resemble two …

Bill Murray

See Inside The Most Futuristic Cruise Ship On The Planet

Quantum of the Seas is one of the most advanced ships on earth, and it will cruise in the Caribbean this spring before heading to the South China Sea in the fall.<p>It has a bumper-car track, a cocktail bar staffed by robots, and a skydiving simulator.

Showstoppers: The Top 15 Must-See Vehicles From The 2015 Detroit Auto Show

It’s hard to think of a recent car show with more surprises than this year’s North American International Auto Show.<p>From forward-looking cars like the Hyundai Santa Cruz Crossover Truck Concept and Volkswagen Cross Coupe GTE, to the stunning Ford GT that stole the Acura NSX’s thunder, automakers …

Ford GT

Artist reveals a hidden message in Apple's iCloud agreement

Terms of service for the internet are often good for two things: inspiring wild outrage, or simply acting as a textual speed bump between us and the web. Now, it appears they're also good for hiding secret messages.<p>Artist Florence Meunier scoured Apple's terms and conditions for iCloud and found a …

This Is The Best Chromebook You Can Buy

A Chromebook is a relatively new type of computer. It doesn't run on Windows or OS X, but rather Google's Chrome operating system. Google's software is very basic, and it's meant to be used while connected to the Internet.<p>So if you're the type of person that really only uses a laptop for checking …

Tech Companies Want You To Buy Your Music All Over Again At Higher Prices

Apple, Sony, and Pono, a music-player project spearheaded by Neil Young, are planning to release new products that play music in high-end formats that will likely command premium prices. Pono was finally released on Monday.<p>The prism-shaped device can play music in higher resolutions than iPhones or …

Charlie Hebdo co-founder: Prophet cartoons went too far

A co-founder of Charlie Hebdo disagreed with the French magazine's decision to publish cartoon depictions of the Prophet Mohammed and says he is upset with the magazine's slain editor, Stephane Charbonnier.<p>Henri Roussel, now 80, wrote a letter with his views in the wake of the terrorist attack at …

A US Veteran Died Trying To Topple An African Dictatorship Last Month

The Neutrality Act makes it illegal for Americans to plot the violent takeover of any country with which the US is not at war. The two men who were charged, Cherno Njie and Papa Faal, a successful businessman living in Texas and a former US Army officer living in Minnesota, respectively, were …

Africa

Why we've all fallen head-over-heels for the 36 questions that promise true love

A simple questionnaire, which claims it can make two strangers fall in love, has taken the world by storm. Claire Cohen explains why we're so drawn to the idea of eliminating risk where our fragile hearts are concerned<p>When <b>Mandy Len Catron</b> fell in love, she probably hoped for a few well wishers – …

A Chinese Company Made This Super Cheap Android Phone That Looks Exactly Like The iPhone 6

There are tons of Chinese iPhone look-a-likes out there, and at this year's Consumer Electronics Showcase in Las Vegas we found yet another.<p>This is the Gold-East MS937, and it looks a lot like the iPhone 6. Everything from the size of the bezels along the side of the screen to the gold trim look …

The 'internet weirdos' of bitcoin are changing the way money works

There’s no reason to mourn the fall of bitcoin prices. Anyone who is crying over bitcoin’s recent face-plant – losing one-third of its value in two days – must be a speculator. Gambling is gambling – sorry, pal. If you’re celebrating the price drop because of schadenfreude, or just straight-up …

Bitcoin

Incredible Aerial Photographs Of New York City Taken At An Astounding Height

Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Vincent Laforet has spent the past 15 year taking daring helicopter rides to capture some of the most incredible aerial images from around the world.<p>But his latest photo mission — to photograph New York City at night from above — was "the scariest of his life," …

Woman sees images of black males as sniper targets; one is her brother

<b>(CNN) —</b> You go for some target practice, look down the firing range and see at the other end that one of the targets is -- your brother, an old photo of him.<p>National Guardswoman Valerie Deant was devastated to see her brother Woody's image pierced by police sniper bullets, she told NBC6 in an …