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Apple is so rich, it could buy all the gold in Fort Knox

We all know Apple has more money than a dozen Scrooge McDucks. But exactly how do the massive Apple cash reserves translate into real-world terms?<p>To help put this astonishing pile of cash into perspective, we crafted this handy video guide.<p>Want more Cult of Mac videos? Go to Cult of Mac TV on …

Fort Knox

BMW M4 GTS concept Pictures | Photo Gallery

BMW M4 GTS Concept: A Preview of the Hard-Core Car to Come

BMW

There's one glaring flaw in Microsoft's Windows 10 strategy

The sales pitch for consumers is simple: If you buy an app from the Windows Store, it'll work exactly the same way on your phone, tablet, computer, and eventually, the Xbox One video game console — because it's literally the same program on every platform.<p>Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has highlighted …

Apps

Ariana Grande Has *Almost* Had As Bad A Year As Bill Cosby, Apparently

If you get caught licking donuts in a donut shop on camera, you’re going to tick a few people off. If you talk about hating America, you are <i>really</i> going to tick some people off.<p>Such is the case with Ariana Grande, who earlier this summer, committed both of these acts at the same time. Grande was …

VAT revolt as thousands refuse to show boarding passes to airport shops

A mini-revolution is taking place at airports across the country after retailers were forced to admit that customers are not actually required to show their boarding passes at the till and that those who do are merely helping companies claim back VAT.<p>Thousands of air passengers who had up until now …

Interview: Top Gear meets Taki Inoue, F1's worst-ever driver

“My helmet was totally squashed. Then I see the doctor. Usual procedure - they try to see my dick first, touching my balls.”<p>A long swig of beer.<p>“It’s …

Perseid Meteor Shower in Pictures

Madrid

British tourists terrified after Turkish hotel staff stage mock Isil-style attack

Employees at five-star hotel stormed pool with fake guns and fuel cans, six weeks after Tunisia beach massacre<p>British holidaymakers staying at the five star resort Grand Yazici Mares in Icmeler, Turkey, were left terrified after staff members staged an Isil-style attack.<p>Jason Phythian, 43, was …

No sex, drugs or rock’n’roll – a North Korean gap year

North Korea,Students,Asia Pacific,Education,Higher education,World news,Gap year travel,Gap years,Travel<p>Alessandro Ford was the first western student to be enrolled at Kim Il-sung University. He tells us about his isolated trip with only Eminem for company<p>Alessandro Ford had a gap year with a …

Inside Keanu Reeves’s Custom-Motorcyle Shop

I’ve loved Keanu from the beginning. His amazing body of work spans three decades, from <i>My Own Private Idaho</i> to <i>Much Ado About Nothing</i>, <i>Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure</i> to <i>The Matrix</i> to <i>John Wick</i>. There really is no one like him; he is a unicorn. He is totally authentic, and that includes his love of …

Can Pope Francis clean up God’s bank?

Untraceable cash transfers and a culture of secrecy made the Vatican bank one of the world’s most notorious financial institutions. But Pope Francis’s attempts at reform are meeting ferocious resistance<p>At 6.30 on the morning of 28 June 2013 – just three months into the reign of Pope Francis – …

Yahoo!

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Yarmouk: The epitome of Syria's tragedy

Inside London’s Secret Tunnels for Drunks and Royals

Are there really tunnels linking royal palaces to private drinking clubs under the streets of London—and how did these corridors of power come to …

Facebook rules

Facebook is on top.<p>No other tech company is executing so well across so many areas at once — from product development to business management to public relations.<p>Take a look:<p><b>Users are addicted.</b> Facebook has more than 968 million active daily users, the company said on its earnings call this week . …

Social Media

How to access a million stunning, copyright-free antique illustrations from the British Library

What would you do with a million free images?<p>In keeping with its ambition to become the world’s most open institution of its kind, the British Library has released over a million public domain illustrations and other images to the public through Flickr for anyone to reuse, remix or repurpose. So …

British Library

Inside Calais's Deadly Migrant Crisis

Marko Drobnjakovic—AP<p>Marko Drobnjakovic—AP<p>Darko Vojinovic—AP<p>Marko Drobnjakovic—AP<p>Marko Drobnjakovic—AP<p>Darko Vojinovic—AP<p>Darko Vojinovic—AP<p>Szilard …

A Hitchhiking Robot's Journey West Ends Early ... In Philadelphia

After a bunch of really nice humans helped a hitchhiking robot traverse the length of Canada and most of Germany, the robot was going to try to make it from Massachusetts all the way to California.<p>HitchBOT is the brainchild of two Canadian social scientists. As Frauke Zeller and David Harris Smith …

Robotics

How to master your fear of failure

There’s an aspiring adventurer, entrepreneur or novelist in all of us. Yet when it comes to chasing after our goals and dreams we’re often too scared to take the leap.<p>Fear holds us back. It destroys dreams. It kills productivity and, in all honesty, sucks the fun out of life.<p>Blockchain and …

Motivation

The World's Wildest Travel Accommodations

Make your next trip something truly out of the ordinary with this roundup of offbeat travel accommodations, including tepees in Texas and tree houses in Sweden.

The Middle East Is So Hot Right Now That It Is Almost Beyond Human Understanding

Literally off the charts.<p><b>Temperature</b>: 100ºF<p><b>Dew Point</b>: 59ºF<p><b>Heat Index</b>: 100ºF<p><b>"Oh No I Am Melting" Index</b>: 😓😓<p>At least Beirut managed to (mostly) solve its trash problem before this heat wave struck.<p><b>Temperature</b>: 96ºF<p><b>Dew Point</b>: 75ºF<p><b>Heat Index</b>: 108ºF<p><b>"Oh No I Am Melting" Index</b>: 😓😓😓<p>These lucky folks …

By Bill Gates: Why I’m investing $1 billion of my own money into clean energy research

Last month, during a trip to Europe, I mentioned that I plan to invest $1 billion in clean energy technology over the next five years. This will be a fairly big increase over the investments I am already making, and I am doing it because I believe that the next half-decade will bring many …

Bill Gates

Why You Should Worry About Picky Eaters

Getty Images (4)<p>Getty Images (5); Gif by Mia Tramz for TIME<p>Getty Images; Tara Johnson for TIME<p>Getty Images (1); Gif by Mia Tramz for TIME<p>Getty Images …

Trevor Noah Plans Big Daily Show Changes

<i>The Daily Show</i> is really going to change when Trevor Noah takes over the Comedy Central series this fall. One big switch off the bat: Noah says he’ll …

This crazy F1 concept car could save open wheel racing

That's not to say it can't be saved, or that it might find a way to thrive again someday. But right now, each major class of open wheel racing is struggling in some way. IndyCar introduced a wild new aerodynamics package for both the Chevrolet and Honda cars this year, but the move has not gone so …

Carbon Fiber

Google Translate’s App Now Instantly Translates Printed Text In 27 Languages

One of the most intense experiences you’ll ever have is visiting a country that speaks a language different than yours. There’s a host of tools you can use, but Google’s Translate product has leapfrogged just about everything out there over the years.<p>Its most handy, and impressive, tool is the …

Etihad's New Luxury Option Makes First Class Look Like Economy

Etihad Airways unveils their new Residence option, which far exceeds all other luxury flight experiences.<p>Planning a trip to Abu Dhabi? Forget first …

A Blue Moon Is Coming This Friday

They happen about…once in a blue moon<p>Blue moons aren’t actually blue, but they are as rare as the saying goes.<p>The second full moon in a month is …

Powerful aurorae observed on brown dwarf for the first time

The findings suggest these 'failed stars' are more like giant planets<p>Brown dwarfs have long been in a state of cosmic limbo. Though they have a few star-like qualities, these celestial bodies lack some of the fundamental characteristics that define a star; they’re cool, small, and emit very little …