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KFC Chicken Wings Box Doubles as a Quadcopter

Buying Smoky Grilled Wings from KFC in India also gets you a build-it-yourself drone.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

12 Ways to Enjoy an Endless Summer

Your guide to summery getaways that are—secretly, blissfully—even better in autumn. Let the season begin again.<p>10. Brazilian Beaches<p>11. Austin, Texas<p>12. Azores, Portugal

18 Home Offices That Will Give You New Decor Goals

Working from home. Forever.

How Does the Eurosystem Work?

A Greek exit from the eurozone would be a social, political and economic cataclysm. It would also make a mess of the Eurosystem, the carefully constructed central-banking arrangement that underpins the 19-nation currency union. What would happen to it if one country fell out? We’ll step through the …

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Famous Pastor Explains Biblical View on ‘Manhood and Womanhood’ and ‘Draws a Line’ on the Transgender Issue: ‘I Would Be Lying to Call a He a She’

Prominent theologian and pastor John Piper recently tackled questions from podcast listeners about how to handle the transgender issue from a Christian perspective, explaining how sex and gender are defined in the Bible and proclaiming that he would be “lying to call a he a ‘she.'”<p>Pastor John Piper …

Stunt driver takes blind dates on ride of their lives

Blind dates can be full of surprises, but few ever end with the man crapping his pants – and with cameras rolling.<p>Such are the scenes in a Ford Motor Company promo video for the 2015 Mustang, in which a hidden-camera captures a gorgeous blonde stunt driver and her unsuspecting dates.<p>The video, …

Prezi launches Nutshell, a new standalone iPhone app that animates your photos

Prezi, the popular presentation platform from the company of the same name, is launching its first ever standalone app today, as it targets the consumer realm for the first time.<p>With offices in San Francisco and its native Budapest in Hungary, Prezi has built a solid fan base for its slick …

Work Beyond Mac: 7 IFTTT recipes for on-the-go productivity

If This Then That is easily one of my favorite web services. With a free account you’re able to connect various services, devices, and accounts that …

Hidden tricks to make your Mac more useful than ever before

Whether you’re a new or experienced Mac user, it’s likely you’re not familiar with all the secret features and tricks OS X has to offer. To further …

19 tips, tricks and shortcuts to help you conquer Mac OS Yosemite

1. N<b>ew Spotlight search</b><p>Spotlight received a significant overhaul with Apple’s introduction of OS X Yosemite, making it more powerful and useful than ever before. Press Cmd+Space and the new Spotlight search bar will appear on the screen. Just as in the previous version, it’s possible to search …

Control iTunes on your Mac by wagging your finger

There are a lot of different ways to control media playback on your Mac. You can use the built-in keys on the keyboard, the Today widget, the mini-player, an app on your iOS device, and the list goes on.<p>Today, you can add yet another way to control music Mac using your Mac's iSight camera and your …

Apps

Buying a used phone: do’s and dont’s

If you’re the geek type, like me, you like the idea of owning the latest and greatest Android smartphone. Unfortunately, sometimes our budgets can get in the way of our goals, and flagship devices can cost as much as $1,000 these days.<p>For those of us who are bargain shopping for our next …

How the iPad Air 2 became Federico Viticci's main computer

We recently did our iPad Air 2: three months later roundtable, chatting about why and what we liked about Apple's latest tablet. Federico Viticci has …

8 awesome paid iPhone apps that are free downloads right now (save $40!)

Yesterday we posted a list of eight paid iPhone and iPad apps worth a combined $48 that were all on sale for free, and you can still download several …

This Stunning App Made Me Wish All Textbooks Were On iPad

When I say textbook, you probably think something along the lines of “boring” or “meh,” but a new app called Earth, A Primer for iOS brings boring old geology textbooks into the addictive, interactive future.<p>The app is a beautiful way to explore the world and how it came to be. The app takes the …

Freed German hostage calls Boko Haram captivity 'total darkness'

<b>Yaounde, Cameroon (CNN) —</b> Cameroonian troops and their allies have freed a German man who was held for six months by Islamist terror group Boko Haram, Cameroonian President Paul Biya said.<p>Boko Haram kidnapped German citizen Robert Nitsch Eberhard in Nigeria in July, Biya said in a statement read …

Yemeni government, rebels reach tentative agreement, source says

<b>Sanaa, Yemen (CNN) —</b> After days of turmoil and talks of a coup in Yemen, the government and Houthi rebels reached a tentative deal Wednesday.<p>The rebels have agreed to release the President's chief of staff and withdraw their militias from key government institutions if officials take a significant …

Wildlife

A War Between Two Worlds

The murders of cartoonists who made fun of Islam and of Jews shopping for their Sabbath meals by Islamists in Paris last week have galvanized the world. A galvanized world is always dangerous. Galvanized people can do careless things. It is in the extreme and emotion-laden moments that distance and …

Why human interface matters

I remember visiting my father at IBM and watching the massive doors open so they could wheel out the tray of punchcards. I remember going shopping …

4 Simple Goal Setting Ideas For 2015

New Year’s resolutions are like traffic. As the driver, your focus is intent while trying to “get there;” you see others pass you by; you get held up at a red light that slows down progress. Distractions such as the radio, crazy drivers, cellphones (in some states) preclude you from focusing on the …

Iran, world powers consider extending nuclear talks as deadline looms

With talks at an impasse and a deadline one day away, Iran and six world powers on Sunday began discussing how to again extend their negotiations over Tehran's disputed nuclear program.<p>Secretary of State John F. Kerry, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and top diplomats from France, …

N Korea furious over UN human rights ruling

North Korea's top military body has warned of "catastrophic consequences" for supporters of the latest United Nations censure on its human rights record, as state media reported leader Kim Jong-Un presided over fresh military drills.<p>A resolution asking the UN Security Council to refer North Korea's …

The Long, Hard Slog Continues

On Saturday, Islamist militants halted a bus crammed with 60 passengers in northeastern Kenya, killing 28 who could not recite a Muslim declaration …

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Rare Deep-Sea Angler Fish Caught on Film

Scientists caught a rare glimpse of a elusive anglerfish in the ocean depths during a recent exploration.<p>The 9-centimeter long Black Seadevil, or</i> …

Obama defends legal reasoning behind his new immigration plan

President Obama argued Sunday that his plan to suspend enforcement of U.S. immigration law for certain violators won't clear the path for a future Republican president to take similar executive actions regarding tax laws he or she doesn't like.<p>In an interview on the Sunday show "This Week," ABC's …

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Ebola Cases Surpass 8,000

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China's Economy Just Overtook The U.S. In One Key Measure

This was inevitable, but it still feels momentous: By one important measure, China's economy is now the biggest in the world, topping the United States.<p>China's gross domestic product is worth $17.6 trillion, adjusted for China's relatively low cost of living, compared with $17.4 trillion for the …

Supreme Court declines to intervene in gay marriage cases

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court declined on Monday to decide once and for all whether states can ban gay marriage, a surprising move that will allow gay men and women to get married in five additional states, with more likely to follow quickly.<p>Supporters of gay marriage hold …

Indonesia inaugurates parliament likely to curb Widodo's reforms

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia inaugurated a new, opposition-dominated parliament on Wednesday, one that is expected to obstruct incoming president Joko Widodo’s ambitious reforms for Southeast Asia’s biggest economy.<p>Jakarta governor and president-elect Joko Widodo smiles as he arrives for work at …