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The Best Drone Photos of 2015

See the world from a different perspective.<p>Drones aren't just used for fishing, warfare, and target practice. As the remote control flying machines grow in popularity, so does the amount of jaw-dropping aerial imagery being produced.<p>"There literally are no physical limits as to where a shot can …

Michie Mee Is The First Lady of Toronto Hip-Hop

Michie Mee's mix of battle rap with a little piece of reggae led to her being the first Canadian MC to sign to a major record label, and collaborating with artists like MC Lyte and KRS-One.<p><i>Photo Courtesy of Ernie Paniccioli</i><p><i>This story originally appeared on Noisey Canada.</i><p>Before there was a Drake, …

Rap & Hip-Hop

The Most Beautiful Beaches in Greece

I've yet to visit the amazing country, and I'm hoping to visit in the fall this year. There's something just so romantic about the colors so prominent here - bright whites and deep blues, and outside of the cities so rich in history, the surrounding islands are usually home to the most beautiful …

5 Most Luxurious Places To Stay In Paris

The city known for love, baguettes, and a chic population is also home to some pretty awe-inspiring hotels.<p>Paris is known for many things: awe-inspiring architecture, mouth-watering patisseries, incredible landmarks, and, of course, being the "City of Love."<p>You don't, however, necessarily associate …

France

6 factors that will shape the global economy in 2016

2016 will be a challenging and difficult year for the global economy.<p>Global growth is picking up somewhat after a number of weak years. A global GDP growth rate of 3.5%, the latest IMF forecast, is lower than the 4.5% average that preceded the decade before the great recession, but it is better …

Economics

Climbing On Mount Denali

10 Stunning Photos That Just Won the National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest

Launch Slideshow<p>National Geographic Traveler just announced the 2015 winners of their annual photo contest. The competition, which includes …

2015 Land Rover Discovery Sport

It's got the room but not the zoom.<p>Land Rover seemingly loves oddly proportioned vehicles. Look at the LR4: A concrete parasol could hardly look more top-heavy. And since the Holden Efijy never went into production, the Range Rover Evoque became the industry’s first factory lead sled, albeit one …

Land Rover Range Rover

6 Habits To Make Your Small Business More Productive

Not enough time in the day? Too much to do? <i></i>That’s the lament of all entrepreneurs and small business owners!<p>There are lots of ways to save time, and plenty of tools to help you work faster. Recently I talked about super handy smartphone apps that make work easier and improve time management, and I …

Small Business

Photographer Takes His Rescued Dog Maddie On Epic Adventures

Maddie the dog, of ‘Maddie on Things’ fame, is traveling across America with owner Theron Humphrey and looking for friends. Maddie became famous for …

BMW teases new 7 Series with gesture control tech, LCD display key

Want an early glimpse at what features you can expect to see in your next car a few years down the line? Look to flagship luxury sedans, where automakers often roll out their most advanced technologies. Like on the next-generation BMW 7 Series.<p>Previewed in this teaser clip above, detailed in the …

2017 Lincoln Continental Spied! It Really Is Happening | Future Cars

<b>What It Is:</b> Lincoln’s new Continental sedan, captured here wearing an exclusive new, trippy-ball body wrap while testing near Ford’s global headquarters in Dearborn, Michigan. Despite having only just debuted in concept-car form at the 2015 New York auto show, the Continental project has allegedly …

Lincoln Continental

Amy Schumer Lifts Her Dress to Show David Letterman Her "Vagina" on The Late Show—Watch the Funny Video Now!

<b>Amy Schumer</b> is no <b>Drew Barrymore</b>.<p>Unlike the <i>Blended</i> actress did in 1995, the comedian didn't actually flash <b>David Letterman</b> on live TV. But when Schumer …

This Guy Invented a System That Lets You Play Music Really Loud Without Pissing Off Your Neighbours

Xergio Córdoba's Masn´live© patent allows venues to boost the volume while maintaining the same dBA.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Spain</i><p>Xergio Córdoba is a mastering engineer from Spain who has patented a system that uses psychoacoustics to allow concert halls and nightclubs to boost …

Music Production

The real job of a NASCAR pace car

It's not just about keeping the field from getting unruly during yellows.<p>This week at the New York Auto Show, we talked to Ford's President of the Americas, Joe Hinrichs. At one point, the topic of conversation shifted to his stint driving the pace car at a NASCAR Sprint Cup race last year. The …