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Darnell Dockett rewards fan who helped security guard in brawl

Wear a player's jersey while you save someone's neck and you might get something in return.<p>Here, as promised, is Darnell Dockett rewarding the fan who wore his jersey during that brawl involving Cardinals fans and 49ers fans over the weekend:<p>The backstory here: Not long after the video surfaced, …

Sony: Project Morpheus is as game-changing a technology as sound was to silent films

"Will virtual reality technology like Project Morpheus be a disruptive technology?" asks Sony's Dave Ranyard during a talk at today's DICE Europe conference, attended by Polygon.<p>Ranyard's keynote was a statement about the future of virtual reality in the face of criticism of some of its early …

This Is the Best Car You Can Buy for $20,000

The new Volkswagen Golf TSI drives like an Audi in disguise—and comes in at less than 20 grand.<p><b>2015 Volkswagen Golf TSI</b><p><b>Available:</b> Now<p><b>Price:</b> $19,815/$20,915<p><b>MPG (City/Hwy):</b> 26/37 Manual; 23/30 Automatic<p>Volkswagen has suffered an identity crisis over the past few years. Within a single showroom, you …

His Camera Takes Us To The World 'We Must Preserve'

<i>They're silvery and stunning — and their beauty bears a message.</i><p>"Genesis" <i>is a new exhibit of more than 200 black-and-white images from the noted Brazilian photographer</i> Sebastiao Salgado. <i>He wants to show us what the world and its peoples look like now, how climate change has already had an impact —</i> …

10 Reasons Why Baltimore Should Be Your Next Weekend Getaway

Every city has a tourist trap but it's safe to say that none are as fun at Baltimore's Inner Harbor. It's one of those rare places that's equally great for kids and adults. It's close to great neighborhoods, awesome attractions and has some killer sunsets. Bonus: it's also super fun for a fall …

The Molokini, A Transparent Ocean Kayak So Genius, We Wish We'd Thought Of It

There are plenty expensive gadgets and gizmos we'd like to buy for our next traveling adventure, but sometimes it's just not in the budge.<p>For example, we're not going to spend $9,000 on this tent for our glamping trip and $50,000 for a barbecue dining boat is simply out of our price range.<p>But we …

5 Must-Have IT Skills For The Future of Work

The fact that data has the power to change our business and personal lives has put data science and analytics at the center of how marketing is done. Every digital click, swipe, "like", buy, comment and search produces a unique virtual identity - something that Malcom Frank, EVP of strategy and …

Thought Leadership

The Ozone Layer Is On The Mend

FTW<p>An international agreement to phase out use of chemicals that damage the ozone layer appears to be working. A new report finds that ozone-depleting substances in the atmosphere are down by 10 to 15 percent, and that the ozone layer is by and large getting thicker.<p>The reason is that nations have …

Climate Change

What You Need To Know About The Solar Storm Headed For Earth

Two solar flares have sent magnetic fields to our planet -- and scientists aren’t sure how they’re going to impact each other.<p>The sun has been regurgitating a lot of solar flares these days, and now, a couple will be knocking at Earth’s door this weekend.<p>The originator of these flares is a …

What New TV Shows Should You Tune in to This Fall? We Can't Wait to Watch These 7!

Clear out your DVRs because it’s almost fall TV season. While we can’t wait for our favorite series to return to the small screen (hello, <i>Scandal</i> and</i> …

Sprint CEO will cut costs to bring back customers

NEW YORK -- Marcelo Claure, Sprint's new CEO, said Thursday his company has a long list of "nice to have" items -- and every one of them is getting cut during the wireless carrier's turnaround effort.<p>"We've got to be fast, we've got to be flexible, we've got to be nimble," he said at the Goldman …

8 Of The Best Nude Beaches In Europe

By: Gianni Jaccoma<p><i>Credit: Shutterstock</i><p>American exceptionalism may have gotten us to the moon and back, but when it comes to actually <i>mooning</i> each other (you know, on the beach), we're not exactly world-beaters. Europe, by contrast, is in a completely different league when it comes to shoreline …

Beaches

Fox Anchorwoman Accuses Sports Media of Sexism

Amid the Ray Rice scandal, Katie Nolan believes changing the NFL's attitude toward women begins with the sports media.<p>With social media buzzing about an NFL boycott following Raven Ray Rice's too-little-too-late suspension, one Fox Sports host shared what she believes is the first step to changing …

Intel Chair: Obama needs endgame on ISIS - CNN Video

7 Hard Truths About Life That People Don't Like to Admit

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>While people generally like to think they're in touch with reality, the truth is that many of us shield ourselves from certain unpleasant facts to make us happier and more productive.<p>Users on Quora recently discussed the question: "What is an …

Self-improvement

10 Movies to Watch on Netflix in September

It's a new month, and that means a new batch of movies just hit Netflix. Here, the films we just added to our queue.<p><b>1) The Blue Lagoon (1980)</b> <br>Even though summer is unofficially over, relive those sultry months with this risqué classic, then check out Brooke Shields' character on our summer style …

The Ten Most Desirable Video Game Companies to Work For

With the explosive growth of the gaming industry, especially in recent years, new graduates are flooding into the field with stars in their eyes, hoping to create the next indie darling or blockbuster mega-hit. It’s a tough business with long hours and high expectations, and there are plenty of …

Six Good Reasons To Reject A Resume

The job market is not the friendliest. It’s still pretty brutal for a lot of people. Employers are quite delusional in the composition of their Help Wanted ads. The good news is that we know that underneath all that keyword-encrusted bluster, they actually need people to run their shops. They can’t …

The 10 Best Cities for Work-Life Balance

Having a positive work-life balance isn't totally dependent on your job; where you live can also play a role.<p>Bloomington, Indiana, tops this year's ranking of the best cities for work-life balance, according to the finance site NerdWallet. Home to Indiana University, the top employer in the region, …

Sense sleep sensor monitors your zzz's and wakes you up at the best time

You're lucky if you can sleep easily and wake up feeling refreshed all the time -- some people need a bit help to get a good night's rest from apps and gizmos, like this new device called Sense. The gadget, which looks like a crystal ball with rubber bands, acts as some sort of a bedside sleep …

Sony's $15 million PSN hacking settlement pays out in free games

Way back in 2011, PlayStation Network services and websites went dark due to "an external intrusion." Anonymous claimed responsibility, names, passwords and possible payment information was lost in a data breach, and everybody in general had a bad time. Sony apologized for the fiasco with a …

Here’s a 72-minute trailer for a 720-hour movie, “Ambiancé”

It’ll be 480 minutes longer than the world’s longest film<p>Prachi Gupta<p>July 9, 2014 7:58pm (UTC)<p>You may not have heard of Swedish filmmaker Anders Weberg, but you probably will by the time he ends his career, six years from now, upon the release of a presumably record-breaking 720-hour long film, …

Sony re-wrote its E3 PS4 script after seeing the response to Xbox One, says Andrew House

After seeing the negative response to Microsoft's Xbox One launch, Sony's Andrew House re-wrote some of the script that would later be used during the company's PlayStation 4 presentation at E3 2013, he revealed during this year's Develop conference.<p>According to the Sony Computer Entertainment …

Chinese hackers 'broke into US federal personnel agency's databases'

Chinese hackers broke into the computer networks of the US office of personnel management earlier this year with the intention of accessing the files of tens of thousands of federal employees who had applied for top-secret security clearances, according to the New York Times.<p>Senior US officials say …

How to Disappear (almost) Completely: living off the grid

Your day begins at dawn. After all, you are lying in a sleeping bag under the open sky grateful that you haven't: a) been stabbed by a grifter, b) been trampled by a herd of animals or c) contracted hypothermia and frozen to death. Then it's off for a morning routine that involves foraging for food …