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Microsoft's Xbox One policy answers raise even more questions

Earlier this week, Microsoft finally clarified some of its policies regarding the Xbox One — specifically, privacy concerns surrounding the always-listening Kinect; whether the console is an always-on device; and the ability to play used games on it. The company had dodged questions about those …

A Zero Energy House That You Can Control With Your iPhone

The Soleta House is packed with green gizmos–and looks good, too.<p>Ninety years ago, avant-garde architects were designing houses with modular spaces that echoed the efficiency of planes and cars. Today, we have automated planes (military drones) and, soon, driverless cars. Isn’t it time, then, for …

Record Burmese python caught in Florida

Wildlife officials say a Burmese python nearly 19ft (5.8m) long has been captured in Florida.<p>It's a new record for the longest Burmese python caught …

5 Reasons to Go to the Aran Islands

Guinness, fiddles, and all-around Celtic madness: you’ve waited your whole life to pub hop in Ireland. But on your visit to the Emerald Isle, why not …

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Medal-winning artistry: Banksy releases three iconic Olympic pieces

Legendary underground artist Banksy has released three stunning pieces of artwork to commemorate the London 2012 Olympics.<p>The first (above) shows a …

Banksy Strikes Back With A New Piece At The Site Of His Stolen Artwork

<b>After the</b> expression of public outrage over the removal of Banksy’s famous “Child Labor” piece from a wall in London last week, the Miami-based …

‘Russian Banksy’ dies: 'Expressing your opinion is form of civil defense'

His ‘code name’ could be mistaken for the name of a rifle: P183. The covert graffiti artist, often referred to as ‘the Russian Banksy’, has died. …

Pasha P183 — The ‘Russian Banksy’ — Is Dead At 29

I have to admit, I had no idea that a Russian version of Banksy existed (though I’m hardly surprised) but he did. He was known popularly as “Pasha P183,” and now he’s dead at 29, sadly.<p>Reports the Washington Post:<p>The Teatralnoye Delo theatrical production company, which recently commissioned Pasha …

'Russian Banksy' Pasha P183 Dies Aged 29

The Teatralnoye Delo theatrical production company, which recently commissioned him to create scenery for the musical "Todd," said he died on Monday in Moscow. It gave no further details.<p>Teatralnoye Delo's spokeswoman Regina Vartsan, who knew the artist, described him as a "sincere and open person …

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Banksy Slave Labour mural row re-erupts over new sale in London

A fresh row has erupted over a Banksy mural that was withdrawn at the last minute from a controversial auction after it was put up for sale …

Frequent collaborators David de la Mano and Pablo S. Herrero both create silhouetted imagery that compliments each other’s work naturally, making it hard to differentiate the two. We are especially fond of the wall where the tree limbs are creating the face! See them all here: http://bit.ly/18utbQ5

Yes, this is a COFFIN by Ghanaian master craftsman and "fantasy coffin" grandfather, Paa Joe. Some of his other coffins include: Coca-Cola bottles, naked women, lions, it's up to you! View images you missed from today's, yesterday's, last week's, last month's... posts in our gallery: http://bit.ly/YvAbIo

Ever wonder what Shakespeare would have looked like today? This series explores what historical figures would look like in the 21st century. View the gallery: http://bit.ly/13ji0rc

Ed Fairburn started his "Maps" series using ink and pencil to illustrate his portraits, utilizing the patterned and multicolored surfaces to echo the complex textures found in the human form. His latest map was also cut and carved! See it, and the rest of the series here: http://bit.ly/12ZHx4W

Iranian artist Mehdi Ghadyanloo has painted over 100 of his murals all over Tehran! Browse an awesome collection of them here: http://bit.ly/12iWbp3

Take a look through the wonderfully bizarre paintings of Christian Rex van Minnen! Gallery: http://bit.ly/10ucHAJ

Dave Cole builds things like Steamroller music boxes, jackhammer orchestras and knitting excavators.. View some of his projects here and watch a video of the excavators knitting the american flag: http://bit.ly/16kbrYp

Our Beastie Boys issue is now out in the world, and today we look at the hilarity and nostalgia that is a 1987 appearance on the Joan Rivers Show...we've already watched it several times: http://bit.ly/Yxrb5B For a subscription + THIS ISSUE FREE, check it: http://bit.ly/17MmNlH

Ed Fairburn began using ink and pencil with this series. For this piece he also cut away layers of the map, giving the portrait another dimension. If you missed it this morning, view the series in our gallery: http://bit.ly/10JVkuE

DALeast New Mural In London, UK (Part III)

Share this article<p>Rom Levy<br>• May 10, 2013<p>After two stunning pieces earlier this month (Part I – Part II), DALeast is still in UK where he just completed …

Chandelier Casts Shadow of a Forest of Trees

View Gallery<p>Collaboration between the artists Thyra Hilden and Pio Diaz has produced this wonderful light sculpture that likens a ball of tree …

SeaCreative x Ravo New Mural In Varese, Italy

Share this article<p>Rom Levy<br>• May 11, 2013<p>SeaCreative and Ravo recently stopped by Northern Italy to paint this sweet piece somewhere on the streets of …

Alexis Diaz (La Pandilla) New Mural In Arizona, USA

Share this article<p>Rom Levy<br>• May 12, 2013<p>Along with our friend Ever (covered), Alexis Diaz from La Pandilla is currently in Arizona for the Painted …

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This Handheld Camera Captures Sound In Addition to Light

You’ve probably heard of cameras that can detect wavelengths of light that human eyes can’t, and also cameras that can detect heat in a scene, but …

How to Do Timelapse

All of us have seen timelapse photography sequences. Timelapses of sunsets, construction, the Aurora Borealis, etc. They’re beautiful, often very …

Gravity Defying by Anders Gjennestad (r)

Gravity Defying by Anders Gjennestad (r)