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Download Content for Offline Viewing Before You Travel This Summer

The summer travel season is prime time for offline viewing. And if you're among the millions of Americans who'll take that long-planned trip to …

Smart TV

Emilia Clarke Is Joining The Han Solo ‘Star Wars’ Film

As much as everyone is psyched about having a <i>Star Wars</i> movie released every year, there were a few who were wondering whether or not we needed a prequel film about Han Solo in the early days of his space smuggling. Part of Han’s appeal is the air of dangerous mystery, so having that cracked wide …

Movies

Chocolate Zucchini Cake with Sweet Potato Frosting

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p><b>To make the cake:</b> Position a rack in the center of the oven and preheat to 325°F. Coat a 9-by-13-by2-inch cake pan or dish with …

Dessert

These Chicken-Stuffed Peppers Are Flavor Bombs Waiting to Explode

You've probably had chicken, provolone, and peppers on a sandwich, so you already know it's a solid flavor combination. We're not trying to reinvent …

Recipes

Celebrate Peanut Butter Lovers Month with tasty recipes

When I was a kid, I would always barter for Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups on Halloween night.<p>Every birthday, my mom would bake my favorite cookies — …

Google CEO Sundar Pichai Takes on the Issue of Fake News

Joining in the post-U.S. election postmortem on the role of news and media, Google’s (googl) Chief Executive Officer Sundar Pichai addressed the …

Google's WiFi smart router is now available to pre-order

At its hardware launch event last month, Google unveiled Wifi, a smart router that can pair up with a bunch more to offer strong and seamless wireless internet connectivity across your entire home.<p>The router promises quick and easy setup, and pairs with an app to let you share your Wi-Fi password …

Wi-Fi

Sunday night’s supermoon is the closest and biggest full moon since 1948

<i>(This story, originally published Tuesday, has been updated.)</i><p>November’s full moon is special. Not only is it a supermoon — which appears larger than a “regular” full moon — it will be the closest such moon to Earth since January 1948. We won’t see the full moon this close again until Nov. 25, 2034, …

Travel photographer captures what happens when you tell someone they're beautiful

Turkish photographer Mehmet Genç goes by another moniker on his social media: ‘Rotasiz Seyyah’, which translates as ‘nomad with no set path'. For the last four years he has been travelling around the world taking pictures of indigenous communities.<p>These striking shots are part of his “You are so …

South America

Holiday Stuffings and Dressings

From a corn bread and sausage dressing to a luxe oyster stuffing, here are great holiday stuffings and dressings.

New MacBook Pros Will Soon Be One Step Behind

<i>This article originally appeared on the</i> Motley Fool.<p>Apple introduced three new MacBook Pro computers on Oct. 27: a premium 15-inch model with an OLED …

If you don’t want to get the new MacBook Pro, consider these Windows laptops instead

Perhaps it was the lack of ports that did it for you. Or maybe it was the removal of the MagSafe power connector. Or maybe it was the weird mini-touchscreen that replaced the function keys for an extra $300. Or maybe you just think Apple is boring now.<p>Whatever the reason, it seems that the new …

MacBook Pro

Samsung is cutting the Note 7’s access to mobile networks in New Zealand

No one can claim there hasn’t been ample warning. The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 saga dragged out over multiple months, encompassing two recalls, several travel bans and then, ultimately, the untimely end for the troubled handset. Even still, some people just have trouble letting go.<p>Starting November …

How Hitler went from fringe politician to dictator — and why it's a mistake to think it couldn't happen in the US

Trump supporters argue that Trump's dictatorial rhetoric is a sales pitch and that Trump is more reasonable and less megalomaniacal than he sounds. They also point out that the United States has checks and balances that restrict the power of the president and make it difficult for a would-be …

This is the upcoming Samsung Chromebook Pro, apparently coming soon for $499

Well, this one certainly came out of nowhere. Thanks to the eagle-eyed team at <i>ChromeUnboxed</i>, we’ve just got our first early look at a new Chromebook, the Samsung Chromebook Pro, before its official announcement.<p>The Samsung Chromebook Pro, also known as the long-rumored “Kevin,” has leaked out …

The 13 Best Countries for Americans Who Want to Live Abroad

America's classic shut-down line is "Love it or leave it," which, strictly speaking, is a false choice. You can love your country and leave it. Now …

Price Index

Samsung takes £4.4bn hit to profits from Note 7 fallout

<b>The total cost of pulling Galaxy Note 7 smartphones off the market will be at least £4.4bn ($5.4bn), Samsung said.</b><p>The South Korean tech giant had already lowered its third-quarter profit guidance by £1.9bn ($2.3bn).<p>On Friday, it said it expected an additional hit of about 3.5 trillion won ($3bn, …

Samsung's 'safe' Note 7 replacement just caught fire on a plane

Samsung’s exploding battery woes aren’t over. According to initial reports from The Verge, a Southwest Airlines flight was grounded and evacuated this morning when a Galaxy Note 7 began smoking in a passenger’s pocket.<p>The Note 7 issues are widely-known, and left Samsung footing the bill for an …

The True Meaning of "Om"

It is oftentimes the first and last sound that you hear when in <b>yoga class</b> or a <b>meditation</b> class.<p>People sometimes refer to it as the sound of the …

Scientists Discover a Mysterious Prehistoric Shark That Was Related to Megalodon

Earth's oceans used to be a lot scarier.<p>Scientists have discovered the remains of a mysterious, car-sized shark, which swam the coastlines of the …

Zoology

This Trailer for the French Scifi Movie Evolution Will Creep You Out So, So Much

The trailer for Lucile Hadzihalilovic’s <i>Evolution</i> begins with a young boy discovering a dead body, and that’s not even in the top 10 of the creepiest …

Tens of thousands march against same-sex marriage in Mexico

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Tens of thousands of people marched through Mexico City on Saturday in opposition to President Enrique Pena Nieto's push to …

Indigenous Australians most ancient civilisation on Earth, DNA study confirms

Clues left in genes of modern populations in Australian and Papua New Guinea enable scientists to trace remarkable journey made by first human explorers<p>Claims that Indigenous Australians are the most ancient continuous civilisation on Earth have been backed by the first extensive study of their …

Anthropology

A Ranking of the Happiest States in the Country

Can you guess which one came out on top?<p>If you've ever said your goal in life is just to be happy, listen up: We know which states are the happiest in America (a.k.a. where you should move ASAP). Since happiness is dependent on many factors, analysts at WalletHub conducted a poll using 28 metrics …

Foolography adds tech your camera should have had in the first place

With Unleashed, Foolography is launching the smartest SLR camera remote control yet. Instead of using the camera’s remote control port or trying to futz about with Wi-Fi, the company chose a third option… Using a custom Bluetooth dongle that plugs into the camera’s USB port and leaches power from …

Home Automation

Could massive white cliffs be forming beneath Antarctica's ocean?

The White Cliffs of Dover, the steep, chalky cliffs that fringe England's southeastern coastline, formed about 100 million years ago thanks to a "Goldilocks" set of ocean conditions, new research suggests.<p>What's more, a massive new set of cliffs could be forming right now in the Southern Ocean near …

10 tips for travel photography

An epic holiday or travel adventure is often a spur to get a new camera and start taking photography a bit more seriously. These tips will help you …

Jolie and Pitt's romance, divorce bookended by films

LOS ANGELES (AP) — For Angelina Jolie Pitt and Brad Pitt, it started with tequila and dancing in the rain in Bogota and ended on the French seaside …

Reach for the Stars With These No-Carve DIY Cosmic Pumpkins

Well folks, it’s that time of year again! We are so ready to indulge in pumpkin season with everything from pumpkin spice lattes to cheesy pumpkin pecan pasta. If you’re running short on time AND Halloween decor, we’ve got you covered with a no-carve pumpkin DIY that’s outta this world! These DIY …