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The Fashion Trends That Are In and Out, According to Google

In an effort to expand their presence in the realms of fashion and e-commerce, everyone’s favorite search engine (<i>and then some</i>) Google has begun to …

RSA: Thousands of Android apps found to be vulnerable

Vulnerability testing by CERT found tens of thousands of Androd apps are vulnerable and no full register exists as they don't all get CVE assigned.<p>By …

Information Security

Ice addiction: Growing numbers of Australians travelling to Thai drug rehabilitation centres

After 15 years of addiction to the drug crystal methamphetamine — commonly known as ice — Ryan had recently lost his girlfriend and almost died from …

Google's wireless service expected to launch soon, report says

Google has been readying its own wireless service for smartphones, and it could launch in the US as early as Wednesday, according to a report by The Wall Street Journal.<p>The service, which would compete with local wireless providers like AT&T and Verizon, is expected to let customers pay only for …

Google Fiber

23 Musicians Who Might Have Smoked Weed at Some Point Now That We Think About It

Woah, maybe. We wouldn't be surprised.<p>As you know, today is 4/20, the “Weed Christmas.” Believe it or not, plenty of famous celebrities have taken the cannabis drug at one point or another. That even includes musicians. Many of your favorite artists may or may not have inhaled—or been around—pot …

Deepwater spill caused an underwater ‘snowstorm’

Five years after the Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded, scientists are learning more about how oil and organic matter combine to form marine …

Oil & Gas Industry

Bobbi Kristina Brown Has 'Irreversible Brain Damage,' Cissy Houston Says

Bobbi Kristina Brown has "irreversible" brain damage and is unresponsive, her grandmother said in a statement late Monday.<p>The 22-year-old daughter of the late pop icon Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown was found face down and unresponsive in a bathtub in her Georgia home on Jan. 31. Last month, Bobbi …

Paul McCartney and Johnny Depp to feature on Alice Cooper album

Alice Cooper has revealed details of a forthcoming tribute album to his notorious social circle in the 70s. According to a recent interview with Billboard, the metal star’s record features the likes of Paul McCartney, Dave Grohl and Johnny Depp – and it’s almost complete.<p>Entitled Hollywood …

Paul McCartney

Metallica's Kirk Hammett loses iPhone containing 250 new guitar riffs

In 2012, Metallica’s Kirk Hammett said that he’d churned out 400 riffs in preparation for the metal group’s 10th album. However, it appears that many of them have been lost for ever, as the guitarist has revealed that his iPhone, which contained 250 of those ideas, has gone missing.<p>“I put riffs on …

YouTube app support pulled for old Google TV versions

Google has announced that it has begun shutting down YouTube app support for older Google TV devices as of yesterday, which will complete by the end of the month. Specifically, devices running Google TV versions 1 or 2, as well as some older smart TVs, will be affected.<p>Select devices manufactured …

AC/DC's Rudd pleads guilty to threatening to kill, drug possession

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Phil Rudd, the Australian-born drummer from world-famous rock band AC/DC, pleaded guilty in a New Zealand court on Tuesday to charges of threatening to kill and possession of drugs, his lawyer said.<p>Rudd, 60, who has been on bail since his arrest last November, reversed an …

Crime

Can you solve these top mysteries of the universe?

Scientists have discovered a ‘supervoid’ in space, a peculiar empty section of space which is missing roughly 10,000 galaxies. This empty space, which is thought to be the largest known structure ever discovered in the universe, is baffling experts.<p>Scientists are unclear about what this desolate …

12 Tips for Decorating With Collections

Keep the look chic, not cluttered, with these designer-approved ideas.<p>Designer, collector and intrepid shopper, Susan Ferrier knows how to finish a rooms with a handful of treasures. "Saturation of a collection into one room, devoted to its study, is always striking and strong," says Ferrier. "The …

Scientists can build an early-warning system for trolls

Almost every website with comments suffers from trolls, people who like to spout obnoxious and irrational gibberish just to offend others. Since you can't just ask people to behave like human beings, a lot of time and effort is spent monitoring and policing this idiocy. Thankfully, the internet's …

10 Space-Saving Tricks for Small Kitchens

You can do a lot with just a little space.<p>A well-designed kitchen has minimal clutter and maximum efficiency. Whether you're redecorating or totally remodeling, here are the best ideas for small spaces.

Lil Wayne Just Released the Video for "HollyWeezy," and It's Sponsored by a Weed Website

Watch the video for "HollyWeezy" even though it's not really about weed.<p>Man, Lil Wayne is sweet. So is weed. Which is why Lil Wayne released a video on 4/20 sponsored by weed dispensary location service WeedMaps.com, presumably. That fact cracks me up! Great branding!<p>The song, "HollyWeezy," which …

Lil Wayne

Google's Biggest European Headache Isn't Search. It's Android.

The European Union investigation into Android could hinder Google's plans to seize more control over its operating system, expand it into Asia and new frontiers of connected devices.<p>A week into Google’s dramatic skirmish with the European Union, search has drawn most of the attention. But it’s the …

European Union

24 DIY Garden Ideas Anyone Can Master

Spring to it!<p><b>1. Hand-Painted Birdhouses</b><p>Transform an average wooden birdhouse kit into this modern avian paradise using only craft paint and brushes.<p>Get the tutorial at Alice & Lois.<p><b>2. Speech Bubbles</b><p>Give your plants some personality with these hilarious speech bubbles.<p>Get the tutorial at By Wilma.<p><b>3.</b> …

Astronomers build Earth-sized telescope to see Milky Way black hole

With its unprecedented resolution the EHT should be the first to see swirling gas on its final plunge over the event horizon into the Milky Way's supermassive black hole<p>An Earth-sized telescope will allow astronomers to glimpse the black hole at the centre of the Milky Way.<p>Scientists across the …

This Message From Green Day To Their Fans Will Melt Your Heart

♫ Dearly beloved, are you listening? ♫<p>dear youI can't express enough how much love is in my heart for all of you in our green day community.for me to try to put it into words almost feels awkward. sometimes I don't always like to use the word "fan". I think I can speak on behalf of me mike and Tre …

5 Styling Tips to Steal From This Tiny Guest Room Makeover

A few simple tweaks make all the difference.<p>A guest room can feel like a cozy escape, no matter how much space you have. For this simple makeover, decorating service Decorist transformed a clients underwhelming spare room into a colorful, breezy retreat — all with a few basic changes.<p><b>1. Make room</b> …

Inside a New York Style Blogger's Dream First Apartment

Vivacious colors and distinctive furnishings really set the (cheerful!) mood.<p>Through vivacious colors and distinctive furnishings, designer Christina Murphy Pisa and her associate Nina Carbone, help Sarah Rose live the polished, pretty life she writes about.

That Dog Won't Hunt: Cops Can't Keep You Waiting for K-9s, Supreme Court Says

Cops can't continue to hold a suspect without probable cause even for the few minutes they might need to wait for a drug-sniffing dog to show up, the Supreme Court said Tuesday.<p>Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg wrote for the 6-3 majority that if a traffic stop is otherwise completed, holding on to the …

Articles about 7-modern-shoe-storage-ideas on Dwell.com - Dwell

Build a simple, modern shoe rack to declutter your home with this clear-cut video and guide.<p>We've come a long way since the clawfoot.<p>Architectural designer Chris Greenawalt's Boston kitchen renovation includes a striking approach to spice storage: a back-lit...<p>When Peter J. Lassen first developed …

A Few Hardware Store Finds Become Something Really Special

This project is so stylish (and so cheap!).<p>There's nothing more deflating than spotting a cute item you love ... and then spying the lofty price tag that goes with it. Marble is a huge decor trend right now, but it's not an inexpensive look. What many people don't know, however, is that the raw …

System Of A Down, Armenia's Favorite Sons, On Facing History

Here's a quotation about prison overcrowding: "All research and successful drug policies show that treatment should be increased and law enforcement decreased, while abolishing mandatory minimum sentences." That's not from some stodgy think tank. That's metal.<p>Those lyrics from "Prison Song" …

World History

12 Everyday Makeup Looks to Switch Up Your Spring Routine

Between our new desktop wallpapers, our freshened-up spaces and, of course, our wardrobe, we have totally transitioned from dreary winter to sunny (okay, kinda rainy) spring. So what’s next? We’re switching up our makeup routines with the help of some trusty YouTubers. Scroll through to see 12 …