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4 Reasons Self-Pity is One of the Most Dangerous Emotions

Do you feel lousy? I mean actually lousy, not the sort of bland malaise that comes with reading my articles. I ask because I sure do. Not right now, …

Self-Pity

You'd never guess this 17-minute film was shot only using an iPhone 6

In 2015, it's no longer uncommon for filmmakers to use smartphones instead of film cameras. Still, only over the past few years has the quality of …

200-Year-Old Mummified Monk Not Dead, Just Meditating, Buddhism Expert Claims

A mysterious mummified monk found almost perfectly preserved in a lotus position last month is causing controversy after a well-known Buddhism expert …

Meditation

Singapore Runs Out of Human Waiters, Uses Drones Instead

A Singapore restaurant has come up with a very innovative solution to cope with the shortage of manpower affecting the whole island city – flying …

Here’s how to unlock your phone under the new rules

Image copyright ponsulak / Shutterstock.com.New rules governing U.S. wireless carriers went into full effect on Wednesday, although many carriers had …

T-Mobile

US phone companies to explore replacing all phone numbers with IP addresses

Voice-over-IP (VoIP) is nothing new, of course, but so far it's been regarded merely as an add-on to America's regular, analog-based copper and cellular voice networks -- networks that are currently maintained as a matter of legal requirement. The FCC isn't necessarily such a stickler for …

Pat Robertson Reveals Plan That Could Have a Profound Impact on Christian Education

Pat Robertson has sparked both headlines and controversy over the years, but there are plenty of things Americans might not know about the Christian businessman. Take, for instance, the fact that Robertson is the founder and chancellor of Regent University, a faith-based college in Virginia.<p>Pat …

This Guy Really Liked His Xbox

A Kansas man demonstrated some unconditional love for his Xbox Friday morning.<p>According to CNN, the man woke up to his home on fire and ran out the front door. But, upon realizing that he had left his video gaming console inside, the man charged back inside to rescue his beloved Xbox.<p>A man …

Academy Award-Winning Producer of ‘Schindler’s List’ Tells Megyn Kelly He Thinks Dinesh D’Souza Was Targeted by Obama Admin.

Gerald Molen, the Academy Award-winning producer of “Schindler’s List” and co-producer of “2016: Obama’s America,” told TV host Megyn Kelly that he believes filmmaker Dinesh D’Souza was targeted by the Obama administration.<p>D’Souza, the creator and director of “2016,” was indicted late last week on …

Take One Guess What Government Did After Reading 11-Year-Old Cupcake Entrepreneur’s Inspiring Success Story

An 11-year-old entrepreneur’s hard work resulted in some well-deserved attention from local media in Troy, Ill. In fact, Chloe Stirling’s cupcake business made the front page of the Belleville News-Democrat on Sunday, making her success story the talk of the town.<p>Unfortunately, officials with the …

Animated iWatch Concept Is the Most Realistic You've Ever Seen

Although Apple remains tight-lipped about any plans to release a wearable device, the persistent rumors and concept mock-ups continue to stir …

Your iPhone is ruining your sleep

The biological reason you need to stop bringing your cell phone to bed<p>Some people might say that sleep is wasted time. Clearly, they haven't heard that sleep is where you put your memories away for safe keeping, give your genes a chance to chill out, and give your brain a rinse.<p>That's why taking …

Discovery Channel: Stop Worrying About Fukushima Radiation!

…And learn to love the fallout<p><b>Paul Joseph Watson</b><br>Infowars.com<br>January 15, 2014<p>The Discovery Channel has posted a YouTube video urging its viewers to …

Hate Parking Tickets? Fixed Fights Them In Court For You

Up to 50 percent of parking tickets are dismissed when fought in court, but it takes knowledge and time to do it. New app Fixed will do it for you. Take a photo of your ticket, Fixed contests it, and if it’s dismissed, you pay Fixed 25 percent of the ticket price. If Fixed loses, you pay it …

Pew: 70% of Americans Read a Print Book in 2013, 28% Read an E-Book

During 2013, 69 percent of Americans read a book in printed form, 28 percent read an e-book, and 14 percent listened to an audiobook. While the proportion of Americans who read e-books is growing, few have completely replaced print books for electronic versions.<p>The latest figures come from Pew‘s …

Popeye The Sailor Man 'Your Hand Is His Hand' Tattoo

This a Popeye tattoo inked by Russian tattoo artist Alina Fokina in which the person's hand doubles as Popeye's hand (previously: this One Piece …

Doctor Who: The First And Last Lines Of Each Doctor

This is a Doctor Who infographic showing the first and last lines of each Doctor. It was an interesting read. Plus way shorter than the book my book …

Woman Spends $30K Turning House Into USS Enterprise

Line Raineville grew up watching the original Star Trek series. So what did she do when she got older? Buy the Blu-Ray special edition and call it a …

Peacock Spider Dancing To The Village People's 'YMCA'

This is a video of a male peacock spider's mating dance edited to look like he's dancing to The Village People's classic 'YMCA'. I'm gonna be honest, …

Bedjet Heater Blows Hot Air Under Your Bed Covers

This is the $250 Bedjet Bed Heater & Fan (currently a Kickstarter project). It blows hot air under your covers to keep you warm at night so a lover's …

16 Game Acoustic Video Game Medley In One Minute

This is a video of Chad Neidt playing a one minute acoustic medley featuring songs from sixteen different video games. Those games are, in no …

X-Ray Specs Allow Doctors To See Through Skin

These are the glasses designed by Evena Medical that allow doctors and nurses to see through a patient's skin and spot veins. That way when they need …

5 Medical Procedures Worthy of Frankenstein

Mary Shelley's <i>Frankenstein</i> was originally published back in 1818, so everyone's had ample time to get up to speed on the basics: A scientist named …

Medicine

Soda bottles & trash bags could one day come from natural gas, if a startup has its way

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: Image courtesy of Siluria.<p>The dirty secret of almost anything made out of plastic — from your soda bottle to a trash …

Hobbyists are now building tablets using a $35 computer brain

Hobbyists have been assembling personal computers from their components for decades, buying the processors and other parts and putting them together in their basements. Now they’re doing the same for tablet computers.<p>Among them is Michael Castor of Make, the publisher of geek do-it-yourself …

Raspberry Pi

We should be worrying about Google’s assimilation and consolidation, and here’s why

Advertisement<p>25 Comments<p>Credit: Paramount<p>Google(s goog) has caused quite the stir with its announcement of new integration between Gmail and its …

How the NSA nearly destroyed the internet

Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and the other tech titans have had to fight for their lives against their own government. An exclusive look inside their …

Run from Zombies with the Race Yourself Google Glass App

Fitness apps seem like a perfect fit for Google Glass, given that the head-mounted computer is devoid of wires and requires a minimal amount of input from your digits.<p>Race Yourself is a promising piece of Glassware that, using augmented reality, gives you an avatar to compete against in the real …

The Habits of Successful People: Be Inconsistent

A little over a year ago, I read an article titled 'Some advice from Jeff Bezos'. This wasn't your usual advice, and I found it interesting to read and how familiar it felt as I read each line. The post was all about "changing your mind". The way I would describe the overall theme, is …