Alexander Alexeyenko

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FBI Will Help Local Police Unlock iPhones

In a letter from the FBI obtained by CBS News, the agency has pledged to share its newfound iPhone-cracking ability with local police departments. …

The American Concordes that never flew

It was one of the most ambitious aircraft design projects in history, so what happened to the US plans to master supersonic passenger flight?<p>In November 1962, the British and French governments announced a deal that caused great distress in the boardrooms of American planemakers.<p>The two countries …

Aviation

A Billionaire Is Building a Fully-Functional Replica of the Titanic

This time, there will be enough lifeboats.<p>Would you book your next vacation on the <i>Titanic</i>? If you're a risk-taker, or just a history buff, you'll soon be in luck. <i>The Independent</i> reports that a fully functioning replica of the ill-fated ship will set sail in 2018.<p>Clive Palmer, the Australian …

A Stanford professor explains how 'design thinking' can help you lose weight, stop worrying, and change your life

What's something you've always wanted to accomplish but never have?<p>Maybe it's launching your own company, or maybe it's finally getting in shape.<p>Whatever it is, it probably seems like there are insurmountable obstacles standing between you and your goal, from your demanding family to your busy work …

The internet's barrage of images is changing how we think

Facebook / YouTube Twenty-four percent of U.S. teens say they're online "almost constantly." Now much of that time, it seems, is spent incessantly compiling and navigating vast collections and streams of images.<p>In a 2014 survey, the photo sharing app Instagram supplanted Twitter as the social media …

Дитер Рамс: 10 правил хорошего дизайна

Имя Дитера Рамса занимает особое место среди выдающихся дизайнеров 20 века, являясь одной из самых влиятельных фигур промышленного дизайна. Не так …

15 Thanksgiving Cocktails Because 1 Is Never Enough

Thanksgiving isn't just a marathon day of eating at my house—it's also a marathon day of drinking. My family always celebrates the holiday with plenty of beer, wine, and especially cocktails. We're always mixing up what we drink—one year someone is really excited about individually mixed drinks, …

13 Dangerous Household Items You Should Quit Using Immediately

Common items in your home that are putting you at risk.<p>There are many unknown dangers around our home, most of which we have no control over. In a world of "going green" it's hard to tell which products produce a threat to your health and which are simply natural alternatives. Here's a list of …

A Standard for the Standards

before<p>after<p>Industry / Corporate Tags / #din#germany#grid<p>About<p>(Est. 1917) “Deutsches Institut für Normung e.V. (DIN; in English, the German Institute …

15 Things Successful People Do In Their 20s

The choices you make in this critical decade lay the foundation for your career, relationships, health, and well-being.<p>While nothing can replace learning through firsthand experience, you can save some stress by listening to those who have already been through it.<p>We've scoured our archives and the …

Self-improvement

33 Pictures Taken at Just the Right Moment

Image: Imgur<p>People who take a ton of pictures know all too well that snapping the shot at the right split second is imperative when it comes to …

How A Group Of Yale Students Pulled Off The Greatest College Prank Of All Time

Mike Kai and David Aulicino were seniors at Yale in 2004 when they, along with 20 friends dressed as the fictional "Harvard Pep Squad," boldly entered Harvard's football stadium and convinced close to 2,000 unsuspecting Crimson fans to help spell out two words — "WE SUCK."<p>The prank — brilliant in …

These amazing color photos of the Hindenburg Zeppelin show what luxury flying was like 80 years ago

Before the modern jumbo jet and its first class suites, the biggest and grandest thing in luxury air travel was the German Zeppelin Airship.<p>Of all the massive Zeppelin's constructed, the most famous was the Hindenburg. The Hindenburg was designed to ferry passengers across the Atlantic in serenity, …

Sony asked the public to redesign its logo in 1981. It didn't work out.

Sony learned the hard way that crowdsourcing a logo is a bad idea<p>Once upon a time, Sony decided that its now-iconic logo was due for a redesign. The year was 1981, and Sony was on the cusp of a revolution — the first Walkman had been released just 18 months earlier. What better time to redesign a …

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YouTube announces plans for a subscription music service

Ad-free music and music videos starting at $7.99 a month<p>After spending months on revisions, YouTube confirmed today that it will launch a paid subscription service that lets users stream high-quality, ad-free music and music videos. The service, which launches next week in invite-only beta, is to …

5 Ways to Take Your Passport Photo from Mug Shot to Glamour Shot

It’s almost travel season—which means you are that much closer to having to pull out your passport and brace yourself for one long <i>cringe.</i> It’s no secret that people do not look their best in their identification photos. After all, it’s hard to strike a good pose when there is a harsh flash that …

Samsung has built its own version of Apple's Continuity called Flow

The keynote of Samsung Developer Conference 2014 was a wide-ranging, 90-minute affair that touched on topics as varied as smart homes, virtual reality, and health. More traditional computing and smartphones were largely put on the back burner, but Samsung did drop some details about a new …

Wall Streeters Are Changing The Way They Drink

Part of learning is observing how people follow those rules, and another part is laughing when people get punished for breaking them.<p>There are rules for clothing, rules for eating, rules for everything — even drinking.<p>"Guys get made fun of when they drink anything from a martini glass," said Dan …

The One Beauty Product That Will Take You From Winter Into Spring

As yet another snowstorm barrels down the Northeast, there’s one cold-weather beauty staple that continues to turn up in makeup bags around the <i>Vogue</i> offices this winter: multitasking skin-care balms, which offer a quick solution for everything from chapped lips to dry cuticles. As the longtime …

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О развитии начинающих дизайнеров<p><i>или воспоминания из недавнего прошлого</i><p>Решил написать цикл постов с целью помочь начинающим дизайнерам, про которых …

Social Media Breakup Etiquette: How to Handle Past Relationships on Facebook and Instagram

Breaking up used to be a largely personal matter. You could toss away all the photos, love letters, and other remnants of a past relationship or stash them in the coat closet, never to be seen again. But in the age of social media, of course, the reminders live on in your and your ex’s feeds, and …

A Colorado Restaurant Accidentally Served Hard Liquor To Six Children

The children, ages two to eight, were supposed to receive a sweet blue drink called a "Shark Nibble," which the Montoya family had ordered off the kids' menu.<p>But instead they were served the "Shark Bite," which is a cocktail loaded with rum, vodka, and curaçao.<p>Whoops.<p>The mix-up might have occurred …

50 Cast-Iron Skillet Recipes

Put the hardest working pan in your kitchen to good use.<p><b>If you want a good, hard sear on a piece of meat</b>, grab a cast iron skillet. Looking to add minerals to your food? Ditto. Just want a workhorse of a pan that will take you from fried eggs to a free-form apple galette? You know what to do. The …

Cooking

Easy Tools for Bloggers to Bring Content to Flipboard

Jenn de la Vega / November 5, 2014<p>Are you a blogger? We’ve introduced a couple of tools to help get your content to Flipboard faster and to expand …

Top 10 Best Foods You Can Eat

According to an analysis by David Grotto, a registered dietician and author of the forthcoming book <i>The Best Things You Can Eat</i>, these 10 foods are the lowest calories and most nutritious in terms of amount and richness of vitamins, minerals, healthy fats, fiber and protein.

Have Your Ashes Scattered Into The Stratosphere And Return As Snow Or Rain

Natural burials are becoming more and more common, and there are also several things you can do with cremated remains, including turning them into …

Animated Street Art GIFs by A. L. Crego

<i>Original street art and photo by Sr. X. Animated GIF By A. L. Crego.</i><p>Spanish artist A. L. Crego adds motion to street art in his delightful animated …

GIF Animations

Man Faked a Coma For Two Years

A con artist who pretended to be in a coma every time he wanted to get out of court apparently managed to keep the charade going for more than two …

Wales

Blood, Kidneys, Hair, Life: This Is What Your Body Is Worth

Peter Scharf's film sets out to determine the material value of the human body around the world.<p><i>This post has been translated from Motherboard Germany.</i><p>You, dear reader, are worth about $2.5 million—that's the good news.<p>But now you have a price tag on your back—that's the bad news.<p>Peter Scharf's …