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Bleach Manga - Read Bleach Online For Free

Chapter Name<p>Date Added<p>Bleach 1 : Death And Strawberry<p>07/04/2009<p>07/04/2009<p>07/04/2009<p>07/04/2009<p>07/04/2009<p>07/05/2009<p>Bleach 7 : The Pink Cheeked …

11 Things You Didn't Know You Could Do With Your iPad

Why not tap into your iPad's full potential?<p>We've got you covered.<p>From tips to make your iPad experience more enjoyable to unique apps that let your iPad do new things, these tricks will keep your tablet feeling fresh and more capable than ever.

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Tip of the Day: How To Shoot Time-Lapse Videos in iOS 8

Time-lapse videos can be fun, whether of moving clouds, a sunset, a busy street corner, a tennis player — basically any situation where there's movement or change. Time-lapse videos simply take still photos at specific intervals, such that a slow-moving snail can appear to be speeding along. One of …

"Build Your Running Body" (Book Review)

<b>As a runner and a researcher, I’m always on the lookout for science-based training manuals for running.</b> There are a lot of running books out there, …

George RR Martin's The World of Ice and Fire, book review: Martin weaves more magic in a welcome trip to Westeros

The eagerly anticipated companion guide to George RR Martin's <i>A Song of Ice and Fire</i> series has finally arrived. While it may not be as chunky as the …

Book review: The End of Copycat China | Financial Times

Can China innovate its way out of a prolonged economic growth slowdown? Shaun Rein, managing director of the China Market Research Group, believes …

11 Incredible Photography Tips That Have Nothing to Do with the Camera You Use

The great team at Artifact Uprising has created a strong list of tips by some of the top mobile photographers on Instagram. Having been engulfed in …

Mobile Photography

Viz's Shonen Jump to Add E-Robot, Gakkyu Hotei Manga

Gakkyū Hōtei drawn by Death Note's Obata<p>Viz's digital anthology Weekly Shonen Jump announced on Monday that it will run the first three chapters of …

Linkedin re-ranked colleges by where graduates get the best jobs

When colleges are re-ranked by how graduates do in the job market, only a few of the conventionally prestigious schools make the top of the list. LinkedIn mined its massive dataset of professionals to see what colleges where producing employees at the most desirable firms in a handful of …

Fast-Running Robot Cheetah Let Off Its Leash

Not creepy at all.<p>It bounds just like a rabbit, but it's not quite as cute. Check out the latest iteration of MIT's Cheetah robot. It's just received an algorithm update that allows it to run by itself on grassy terrain:<p>The robot is now able to run, untethered, up to 10 miles per hour on a …

Sony's A5100 combines super-fast autofocus and touchscreen controls for $699

Six months after introducing the A6000, a mirrorless camera with a lightning quick autofocus system, Sony is back again today with the new A5100. Priced at $549 (or $699 with Sony's 16-50mm kit lens), the company's latest addition to its Alpha line effectively replaces the NEX-5T. And it's a nice …

Photo gallery: Virginia’s Wallops Island is busier, with bigger rockets

<b>Virginia has a low-key spaceport</b>, if a place that blasts rockets into space can ever be low-key.<p>Florida’s Cape Canaveral is more famous and California’s Vandenberg Air Force Base is more prominent because it handles national-security satellite launches. But Virginia’s Wallops Flight Facility is …

Pope Joan

• <b>Author:</b> Donna Woolfolk Cross<p><b>"Pope Joan has all the elements one wants in a historical drama – love, sex, violence, duplicity, and long-buried secrets. Cross has written an engaging book."–Los Angeles Times Book Review</b><br>In this international bestseller and basis for the 2009 movie of the same name<i>,</i> …

How many Greek legends were really true?

<b>The culture and legends of ancient Greece have a remarkably long legacy in the modern language of education, politics, philosophy, art and science. Classical references from thousands of years ago continue to appear. But what was the origin of some of these ideas?</b><p><b>1. Was there ever really a Trojan</b> …

Ancient History

Rocket Internet’s Easy Taxi Raises $40M Series D To Expand In Asia, Latin America

Easy Taxi, Rocket Internet’s taxi calling app, announced today that it has raised a Series D round of $40 million, led by Phenomen Ventures with participation from Tengelmann Ventures, the investment arm of German retail giant Tengelmann Group. This brings Easy Taxi’s total raised so far to $77 …

Mediametric: Measure Social Reach, Citations, Links & More

Without the tools to capture and analyze data, capitalizing on the wealth of digital information is a challenge for online publishers. But tracking visitors and acting on trends is made easier with the likes of Google Analytics, while those more concerned with real-time activity, might lean towards …

The Rule of Nobody: Saving America from Dead Laws and Broken Government

• <b>Author:</b> Philip K. Howard<p>The secret to good government is a question no one in Washington is asking: “What’s the right thing to do?”<br>What’s wrong in Washington is deeper than you think.<br>Yes, there’s gridlock, polarization, and self-dealing. But hidden underneath is something bigger and more …

The Fantastic Laboratory of Dr. Weigl: How Two Brave Scientists Battled Typhus and Sabotaged the Nazis

• <b>Author:</b> Arthur Allen<p>“Thought-provoking…[Allen] writes without sanctimony and never simplifies the people in his book or the moral issues his story inevitably raises." —Wall Street Journal<p>Few diseases are more gruesome than typhus. Transmitted by body lice, it afflicts the dispossessed—refugees, …

Why Runners Sweat More

(And why that's a good thing.)<p>The name of this blog is "Sweat Science," so it's only fitting that I should occasionally blog about the science of actual sweat. As it happens, there's a new study from researchers at Soonchunhyang University in South Korea, just published in <i>PLoS ONE</i>, looking at the …

The Daily Routines Of 26 Of History’s Most Creative Minds

10 p.m. to 7 a.m.: Sleep. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Be a genius.<p>Even Beethoven and Balzac had just 24 hours in a day. How did history’s most prolific minds schedule their greatness? Based on research from Mason Currey’s <i>Daily Rituals: How Artists Work</i> (which we covered previously here), a new interactive …

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What's on Joe's iPad right now!

Wallpaper: While I change my wallpaper frequently, my current favorite is iPad variant of the Seas by Louie Mantia, and you can find this and more …

Inferno

• <b>Author:</b> Dan Brown<p><b>In his international blockbusters The Da Vinci Code, Angels & Demons, and The Lost Symbol, Dan Brown masterfully fused history, art, codes, and symbols. In this riveting new thriller, Brown returns to his element and has crafted his highest-stakes novel to date.</b><p>In the heart of …

Mr. Mercedes

• <b>Author:</b> Stephen King<p>WINNER OF THE 2015 EDGAR AWARD FOR BEST NOVEL<br>#1 <i>New York Times</i> bestseller! In a high-suspense race against time, three of the most unlikely heroes Stephen King has ever created try to stop a lone killer from blowing up thousands. “<i>Mr. Mercedes</i> is a rich, resonant, exceptionally …

Gone Girl

• <b>Author:</b> Gillian Flynn<p><b>Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read</b><p><b>The #1 New York Times Bestseller</b><br>On a warm summer morning in North Carthage, Missouri, it is Nick and Amy Dunne’s fifth wedding anniversary. Presents are being wrapped and reservations are being made …

I Am Pilgrim

• <b>Author:</b> Terry Hayes<p>Critics are calling I AM PILGRIM:<br>"Unputdownable." <i>—Booklist</i> <br>"The best book of 2014." —<i>Suspense Magazine</i> <br>"The next <i>Girl with the Dragon Tattoo</i>." —<i>The New York Post</i><p>A breakneck race against time…and an implacable enemy.<p>An anonymous young woman murdered in a run-down hotel, all …

Israeli soldier killed as Gaza ground invasion begins

An Israeli soldier has died in fighting as Benjamin Netanyahu orders a ground invasion of Gaza to begin<p>• <b>Israel launches Gaza ground offensive: live updates</b><p><b>Israel</b> suffered its first military loss of the Gaza campaign on Friday when a soldier was killed during the ground invasion of the Palestinian …