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Candy Crush: You play, you're hooked. Now what?

Odds are that someone you know has a love or hate relationship with Candy Crush Saga, the seemingly never-ending game that's become the fixation of people everywhere.<p>The game is the undisputed leader in the casual-gaming sector, witnessing more than 600 million active game sessions each day from …

Amazing and Realistic Examples of 3D Street Painting

<b>Street painting</b>, also known as pavement art, street art and sidewalk art, is thought to have originated in Britain, and in 1890 it was estimated that …

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

“I try to make poetry. Not minimalism. Not purism. Just poetry.”<p>NeoCon 2018 showcased some of the boldest brands in commercial design.<p>Find the best brands for every architectural product and material.<p>We're building a comprehensive, firm-wide resource for project specifications.<p>Discover the iconic …

Design

Immigration Reform Will Make Our Communities Safer

I support comprehensive immigration reform for a whole host of reasons. There's the moral angle: its wrong to have draconian laws that are out of sync with reality and keep 12 million people hiding in the shadows. There's the economic side: we need immigrants with a wide variety of skills to fuel …

Immigration Reform Clears First Hurdle

A comprehensive immigration reform bill has been approved by the Senate committee responsible for immigration laws, and the bill will now move to the Senate floor. This is good news for people who want to see immigration reform, obviously, but the bill's still got quite a ways to go before it …

Associated Press News

Ax hovers over food stamp program as costs grow

<b>By Andrew Rafferty, Staff Writer, NBC News</b><p>A heated battle is brewing on Capitol Hill over cuts to the food stamp program, with lawmakers quoting Bible verses at each other and benefits for millions of people hanging in the balance.<p>Nearly 47 million people – one in seven Americans – rely on food …

Escape From An Eritrean Prison

Eritrea's human rights record has long faced international criticism. Located in the Horn of Africa, the country is home to five million people, but so closed to the outside world that individual stories tend to come almost exclusively from those who have fled.<p>Kidane Isaac was just 18 when he says …

US spy-row diplomat Ryan Fogle 'leaves Russia'

<b>US diplomat Ryan Fogle, who was accused by Russia of being a spy, has left the country, Russian television reported.</b><p>NTV broadcast footage said to show Mr Fogle passing through security at Sheremetyevo Airport in Moscow.<p>Mr Fogle was ordered to leave Russia five days ago after being accused of trying …

Chinese tourists can be 'uncivilised', says official

The dire manners and "uncivilised behaviour" of some Chinese tourists abroad are harming the country's image, said a top official who lamented their poor "quality and breeding", according to state-run media.<p>Wang Yang, one of China's four vice premiers, singled out for condemnation "talking loudly …

China

Prague introduces singles only 'love carriages' on underground trains

The single of Prague could soon find salvation for their loveless woes with the introduction of carriages dedicated to "singles" on the Czech capital's underground network.<p>The project's planners hope the single-only carriages will provide people with a rare opportunity to meet and form a …

Trains

Why 3D Printing Is Overhyped (I Should Know, I Do It For a Living)

Everyone's now aware of 3D printing — they’ve read about it in the papers, on blogs or seen it on TV. The mentality now seems to be that, in the …

Printing

Demand For Ammunition Is Up. Why Aren't Prices?

Sales of guns and ammunition rose after President Obama took office in 2008, and they went through the roof starting late last year, when a school shooting led to a push for new gun control measures. That's led to a prolonged ammunition shortage, even with manufacturers running at full capacity.<p>A …

KFC smuggled into Gaza from Egypt through underground tunnels

Junk-food starved Gazans can now order Kentucky Fried Chicken to go thanks to a new smuggling service which brings takeout from Egypt via a network of underground tunnels.<p>It's not exactly "fast" – taking several hours to arrive, with the <b>Palestinian</b> delivery company behind it charging hefty prices …

No cellphone, no Wi-Fi: Living in America's quietest place

<b>By Kevin Monahan, Producer, NBC News</b><p>GREEN BANK, W.Va. – Every week, Chuck Niday patrols Green Bank, W.Va., in a vehicle that looks a bit like something out of the movie “Mad Max,” aiming to protect the largest steerable radio telescope in the world.<p>He searches for sources of interference, which can …

Web searches for symptoms of HIV, MRSA and flu strains will be monitored to spot outbreaks of infections

British scientists plan to harness the power of the internet to catch outbreaks of killer infections before they spread.<p>The researchers will use …

Public Health

Potential flu pandemic lurks

In the summer of 1968, a new strain of influenza appeared in Hong Kong. This strain, known as H3N2, spread around the globe and eventually killed an …

Google Mistakenly Leaks Revamped Maps Service

There’s been speculation that Google will launch a revamped version of its Map service at Google I/O this week, and, according to new screenshots that leaked this morning, we can expect to see revamped platform with a new user interface and integration with more Google services.<p>Droid Life spotted a …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …