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Interview: Magnus Wennman's Powerful Photos Reveal Where Syrian Refugee Children Sleep

Of the 4 million Syrian refugees who have fled their war-torn country since 2011, roughly half are children.<p>Since January, award-winning Swedish photojournalist Magnus Wennman has journeyed across the Middle East and Europe to document the sobering reality of these children's lives as they lay …

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Yahoo enters deal to display Google search results

Yahoo disclosed the details of a new search deal it's formed with Google after releasing its third-quarter earnings results today. Under the terms of a new arrangement effective October 1st and lasting until the end of 2018, Google will provide Yahoo with search ads, algorithmic search, and image …

AdWords

HTC's One A9 is a $399 iPhone running Android 6.0

Having spent the past two years cultivating a signature aluminum unibody look with its One series, HTC has now abandoned much of that heritage in favor of some unabashed iPhone cloning. Gone are the prominent BoomSound stereo speakers on the front, replaced by a capacitive home button with an …

Phones

Instant Ads (Not Articles) Could Be Facebook’s Next Big Mobile Money-Maker

Ads are one of the last ways to click out of Facebook. The social network is trying to eat the Internet to keep you from ever leaving. Meanwhile, businesses know it’s tough to persuade you to interrupt your social experience by opening one of their ads.<p>Today Facebook rolled out Instant Articles to …

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Thai Fisherman Praised for Rescuing Photographers From Thick Mud

A fisherman in Thailand is being lauded as a hero online thanks to a viral video that shows how he rescued an elderly Norwegian photographer couple …

Photography

Man sought in vicious stabbing attack on 2 Detroit EMTs

DETROIT (AP) — A man stabbed and slashed two emergency medical technicians who were helping an injured woman along a Detroit street early Tuesday, …

Nomadic Couple Built a Stylish Trailer Home for $50,000

Like many people, Brian and Joni Buzarde wanted to own a home, but they didn't want to be tied to one particular location. Their solution for housing mobility was an unconventional yet practical one–they built a dwelling that would travel with them. The couple's trailer, nicknamed <i>Woody</i>, was …

Beer money: $20M settlement in lawsuit over Beck's packaging

MIAMI (AP) — U.S. drinkers of Beck's beer who thought the American-made brew they were buying was still a fancy, century-old German import can get …

'Clock Kid' Ahmed Mohamed Will Move to Qatar

Ahmed Mohamed, the 14-year-old whose homemade clock was mistaken for a bomb, is moving to Qatar, the family announced on Tuesday.<p>“After careful …

Innovation

Urban Dreams

Project info<p>These images are drawn from my impressions of Japan from a trip my wife and I recently made there to celebrate our 30th wedding anniversary. For many years I’ve desired to visit this country and I must say that I was not disappointed. The people are incredibly welcome and gracious and …

Complexity

Cat Eye Makeup Just Got Way Easier, Thanks To This Genius Product

Look at the flick of the wing!<p>Classic, timeless and sexy are all adjectives we'd used to describe the cat eye. It can also be pretty intimidating to the amateur makeup wearer. While we've spent countless hours in front of the bathroom mirror attempting to create the perfect cat eye, à la Sophia …

Joe Biden changes story on Osama bin Laden raid

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Vice President Joe Biden offered an account Tuesday of the decision to launch the raid that killed Osama bin Laden that differed from some of his previous retellings -- and from Hillary Clinton's.<p>His remarks come as he considers facing off against the former secretary of state in …

Janet Jackson’s Concert Photo Contract: Shoot for 30s Max and Give Up All Copyright

If you’re a concert photographer looking to shoot Janet Jackson’s Unbreakable World Tour 2015, you’ll have to agree to some extremely strict terms …

Janet Jackson

It took an hour for this hot, $4.5 billion startup to boost its value by $1 billion

In case you haven't heard of Zenefits, it's one of the hottest startups in Silicon Valley now. It provides free human-resources software that makes it easy for companies to sign up for insurance and other related services.<p>In fact, the company's been growing so fast that investors are almost lining …

8 Podcasts That Will Captivate Your Mind

A month ago, if you asked me what my favorite podcast was I would have paused awkwardly and asked, “What’s a podcast?” A lot has changed since …

Self-improvement