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The cutest animal ever: melt at the Power of Sloth - in pictures

What's your favourite animal? Warning, it might be about to change when you see these pictures from Lucy Cooke's new book The Power of Sloth.<p>Prepare to crumble, very slowly, into a heap of happiness as you learn more about a species about which you may know very little

The 10 Best Bond Villains

<b>James Bond is often only</b> as good as his villains, which is why the Internet went nuts when rumors began circulating late last week that 007's next adversary might be played by Chiwetel Ejiofor. The Oscar-nominated <i>12 Years a Slave</i> star would be not only the rare black actor to face off against Bond …

How 20 popular websites looked when they launched

From Google to youtube, from craigslist to flickr - how some of today's biggest sites looked back in the early days of their existence.<p>Remember the days when the word Google was not interchangeable with internet? Or when every site seemed to have a Netscape icon on it? Or when Flash was still …

10 Habits Of Highly Creative People

Writers' block? Go take a nap.<p>Composer Erik Satie walked roughly 10 kilometers from Arcueil to Paris every morning. Saul Bellow rode his mountain bike. Novelist Haruki Murakami keeps a famously intense running schedule, which he described in the <i>Paris Review</i>:<p><b>Whether it lets the mind wander, improves</b> …

The World of Japanese Vending Machines

For decades now, Japanese vending machines have served up an array of interesting, mundane, and useful things. Things like manga. Or bread in a can. …

Why Choose a Vintage Wedding Dress?

<i>Lauren Naimola is the owner of Dear Golden, a vintage shop on Etsy with a brick and mortar location in Michigan. She has collected, worn and studied vintage since the age of 15.</i><p>A bride wants to feel beautiful, unique and special on her wedding day, and what better way to ensure that than by wearing …

Editors’ Picks: 20 Great Gifts for Grandmothers

Grandmas are like desserts – a joy in life that comes in any number of delightful varieties. Whether she is a globe-trotting traveler with a passion for embroidery, an avid horticulturalist with a garden that’s the pride of the neighborhood, a doll-house building bookworm or a mechanically-inclined …

5 rules for using the Internet after ‘Heartbleed’

You know the lock icon that pops up next to URLs to tell you a website will keep your information safe? It turns out it has actually left your …

'Heartbleed' Bug Coder: 'It was a simple programming error'

The coder responsible for the "Heartbleed" bug has expressed regret over the damage caused, but points out that the error itself was "quite trivial."<p>The German developer who introduced the bug in 2012, identified by the Sydney Morning Herald as Robin Seggelmann, explained that in coding terms the …

All the passwords you should change because of Heartbleed, in one handy graphic

The Heartbleed security flaw was fixed in the newest version of OpenSSL, but you should still change your passwords on all of the sites affected by the bug.<p>If you’re still not sure which sites were affected, we have the perfect chart for you, created by the “digital forensic specialists” at LWG …

Heartbleed bug denial by NSA and White House

<b>The US National Security Agency has denied it knew about or exploited the Heartbleed online security flaw.</b><p>The denial came after a Bloomberg News report alleging the NSA used the flaw in OpenSSL to harvest data.<p>OpenSSL is online-data scrambling software used to protect data such as passwords sent …

No Lines, No Waiting for Samsung Galaxy S5

Mobile phone carriers report strong preorders for the new Samsung Galaxy S5, even if an informal survey of stores revealed no lines.<p>Consumers didn’t line up at midnight to be among the first to buy the latest Samsung Galaxy S5 phone.<p>Then again, they didn’t need to break out the blankets and lawn …