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Amsterdam judge asks Google to hand over IP addresses & more of people behind fake reviews

In the Netherlands, Google has been battling it out in court over fake reviews on several of its sites. TechCrunch today reports that a nursery in Amsterdam has recently won the lawsuit against Google, not only forcing the company to take down the fake reviews, but also forcing it to hand over the …

App Store

Conflict Photographer David Guttenfelder Shoots Ad Campaign on Veteran Suicide

Conflict photographer David Guttenfelder has spent 20 years photographing war overseas, but for his latest assignment, he was asked to point his …

Veterans

The Likely Cause of Addiction Has Been Discovered – It's Not What You Think

Guest Writer for Wake Up World<p>It is now one hundred years since drugs were first banned, and all through this long century of waging war on drugs, we …

New 20 Min Workout that Equates to 3 Hours in the Gym?

I haven't been embarking on my fitness journey as much as I would like to but I did work out last week and wanted to try something new to tell you …

Exercise

WWII love letters tell of romance and tragedy

It was not until three years after her mother died in 1990 that DeRonda Elliott opened the suitcase containing the letters her parents exchanged during World War II.<p>Despite her mother’s urging, she had never been able to bring herself to read them. It was her parents’ private story. Her father, …

Relationships

The Friend: Love Is Not a Big Enough Word

His wife was just thirty-four. They had two little girls. The cancer was everywhere, and the parts of dying that nobody talks about were about to start. His best friend came to help out for a couple weeks. And he never left.<p><b>Most of September 17, 2012,</b> has evaporated from my mind. I still have a few …

Mind

Dutch Photographer makes hilarious pictures with his twin nephews - Blog @ totallycoolpix.com

Since the first time that Dutch photographer Wim van Erp had to babysit his twin nephews he started taking hilarious pictures. He added some of his …

Photography

A Massive Underwater Volcano Is Likely Erupting Off the Oregon Coast

But it's not dangerous.<p>This past week has seen the steady rumble of thousands of tiny earthquakes radiating from off the coast of Oregon. Coupled with a sudden 8 foot drop in the seafloor—indicative of magma being withdrawn from reservoirs deep underneath the seabed—it seems likely that a powerful …

An open letter from the mother of the first Navy Seal killed in Iraq to General Martin Dempsey

<i>Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Martin Dempsey responded to reports that Ramadi, Iraq is on the verge of an Islamic State today by describing Ramadi as “not symbolic in any way.” In an open letter, Debbie Lee, whose son Marc was the first Navy SEAL casualty in Ramadi, responded to his remarks</i> …

How to Burn Stomach Fat and Lose 20 Pounds in 2 Weeks!

If you want to know how to burn stomach fat and lose 20 pounds in 2 weeks - firstly, you must first know that you will be able to achieve one of the …

Will Ferrell plays five spring training games for 10 MLB teams – in pictures

The Anchorman star’s exploits raised money for cancer charities and marked the time, 50 years ago, that Bert Campaneris played all nine positions in one game

Baseball

U.S. admiral raises alarm over Russian military threat

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The ability of the U.S. and Canadian military to defend North America could be jeopardized by stepped up Russian military activity, according to the commander of the North American Aerospace Defense Command.<p>Adm. William Gortney told the Senate Armed Services Committee on Thursday …

Military

The 10 Best Shoulder Building Exercises for Bodybuilding Beginners

For most guys, the biceps are the undisputed king of muscle! But what good is a king without a crown? If you want GUNS that get respect at the beach …

Fellow skydiver saves life of man who suffers seizure during 12,000 ft jump

A jumpmaster saves the life of a fellow skydiver who suffered a seizure at 9,000 feet<p>An Australian man posting under the name <b>Nomadic Adrenaline</b>has uploaded this incredible video of the moment he suffered a seizure during a sky dive.<p>"Possibly the scariest moment of my life," wrote the poster.<p>The …

Skydiving

How to Get Ripped Abs Quickly

If learning how to get ripped abs is one of the most important priorities when it comes to your current fitness goals, than you need to understand …

Add Muscle, Subtract Fat: The Clean Bulk That Works

1 of 9<p>MRBIG_PHOTOGRAPHY / Getty<p>Nutrition<p>This is where the clean bulk is won or lost. “Diet is 80% of fat loss and some form of training is the other …

Why homeless Britons are turning to the Sikh community for food

<b>Homeless people in the UK are getting free meals thanks to a centuries-old Sikh tradition. Why, asks Rajeev Gupta.</b><p>"We come here because we get food... A hot meal. It's a luxury for me." John Davidson is 55 and homeless. He is one of 250 people who have just received a hand-out of hot soup, drinks, …

Pentax K-S2: A 20MP DSLR with More LCD Flexibility and Less LED Flashiness

Ricoh wants to win photographers over to its Pentax K-S line of DSLRs. The company’s first offering, the K-S1, was laughed at for its strange …

Behind the Scenes of Elgin Park, a Retro City of Optical Illusions Photographed by Michael Paul Smith | Colossal

<p>Here at Colossal we’ve long been fans of photographer Michael Paul Smith whose broad life experiences lead him to the creation of Elgin Park, a …

10 Things to Do Before You Go to Bed

Everyone is obsessed with how successful people start their day.<br>And if you’ve decided to do something about the quality of your life, you’ll start …

A Navy SEAL Explains 8 Secrets To Grit And Resilience

Sometimes you just want to quit. You know you shouldn’t but nothing seems better than crawling back into bed and hiding under the covers. (I am there …