Raquel Villegas

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Crowdfunding’s latest dud: The “smart cup” that knows what you’re drinking

Amid last year’s frenzy of wacky crowdfunded gadgets, Vessyl stood out. Produced by San Francisco’s Mark One, the Vessyl was a cup that purportedly could detect the liquids poured inside of it—pour in your morning java, for example, and Vessyl would tell you if you were drinking a cappuccino or a …

Crowd Funding

The Most Stylish Men of 2015

From A$AP Rocky to Jared Leto, see who made the cut.<p>It might not be hard to pull off a suit—but it's a whole other ball game to pull off a suit with an assortment of brooches on your lapel, or with a pink satin shirt and crystal-encrusted loafers. We're highlighting our favorite men this year who …

David Beckham

IS releases photo of bomb it says downed Russian jetliner

CAIRO (AP) — The Islamic State group has released a photo of a bomb hidden in a soft drink can that it said had brought down a Russian passenger jet over Egypt last month, and it also announced it had killed hostages from Norway and China.<p>Wednesday's disclosure of the new violence by the militants …

Middle East

Anonymous releases how-to-hack guide for ‘n00b’ beginners who want to fight ISIS online

Anonymous hackers want the public’s help in hunting out and shutting down social media accounts and websites affiliated with Islamic State. “The more …

This Moroccan City Is Completely Covered in Ethereal Blue Paint

Chefchaouen is the stuff of dreams — but it's real.<p>As people who love color, we're always looking out for rooms that employ vibrant decor. But entire cities that embrace our love of saturated hues? Now you've got us excited.<p>Chefchaouen is a town in northwest Morocco that is best known for its …

15th century

'Run and hide, don't play dead': What to do in a Paris-style terror attack

A terrorist attack in the UK is "highly likely" after attacks in other parts of Europe, Britain's intelligence agencies have warned, but would you know how to protect yourself in a Paris-style attack?<p>UK security chiefs have issued stark guidance on how to prepare for a terrorist atrocity on British …

Paris attacks: female suicide bomber Hasna Aitboulahcen liked wearing cowboy hats but joined an Islamic State terror cell

Friends knew Hasna Aitboulahcen as an extrovert girl who liked wearing cowboy hats. But she went on to blow herself up when police stormed the terrorist lair where she was holed up<p>To her friends and neighbours she was bubbly and outgoing, if a bit “clueless”.<p>But on Wednesday morning Hasna …

The White House