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Welcome to Ukraine, the most corrupt nation in Europe

Ukraine’s National Cancer Institute occupies three smoke-grey, six‑storey blocks in a residential district on the edge of Kiev. The external walls are tiled, with occasional scars where the bricks peep through. When Soviet workmen completed the facade, they built the date – “1968” – into it. Since …

I want to watch the Oscars on the internet but ABC keeps screwing it up

Oh, and you still need a cable subscription to watch ABC online<p>So I'm watching the Oscars on the internet with my colleague Lizzie Plaugic, and suddenly <i>The Social Network</i> starts playing. From the beginning. It's still playing. We have no idea what is happening but we're stuck in some shameful …

10 magnificent minimalist GIFs by Florian de Looij

GIF: gif.flrn.nl<p>Here are some of my favorite very simple animations by artist and GIF-master Florian de Looij.<p>More from him: portfolio, and GIF …

GIF Animations

Why Chinese people call Katy Perry 'Fruit Sister'

<b>(CNN) —</b> During the Super Bowl halftime show, Chinese Internet users were abuzz about a woman called "Fruit Sister."<p>Sounds mysterious, but you already know who she is. "Fruit Sister," or "shui guo jie," is what people in China call Katy Perry -- referring to her tendency to wear fruit costumes and …

Look how they've grown! Brothers get together to recreate childhood snaps in touching gift for their mom

These touching - and sometimes hilarious - photos show the lengths three brothers went to to make their mom smile.<p>The MacMillan brothers, led by the …

The 11 fathers of Asia: 800 million modern men are descended from a handful of ancient leaders - including Genghis Khan

More than 800 million men living today are descended from just eleven men, including the ruthless Mongolian leader Genghis Khan, according to new …

Joseph Sledge, wrongly imprisoned for decades, now free

<b>(CNN) —</b> A man who spent more than half his life in a North Carolina prison for two murders he didn't commit walked out a free man Friday, holding his belongings in two white plastic bags.<p>Joseph Sledge, who was wrongfully convicted in 1978, said he feels wonderful about his freedom. He is now …

Brain scans could better predict your future

<b>(CNN) —</b> Forget horoscopes or fortune tellers. There's a new way to tell your future, and it involves a much more reliable medium: human neuroscience.<p>A new study looks at over 70 scientific publications about brain scans such as functional magnetic resonance imaging or electroencephalography, …

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China's Xiaomi becomes world's third biggest smartphone maker without leaving Asia

Samsung's still the biggest, but others are catching up fast<p>Over the past three months, more than 327 million new smartphones were shipped out from factories around the world, and young Chinese company Xiaomi has been responsible for more than 5 percent of them. That, according to IDC's latest …

Edward Snowden: The Untold Story | WIRED

SCROLL DOWN<p>The message arrives on my “clean machine,” a MacBook Air loaded only with a sophisticated encryption package. “Change in plans,” my …

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The K-Pop Plastic Surgery Obsession

Inspired by pop stars and encouraged by culture that equates success with physical beauty, the "self-racism subtext" of buying an ideal Korean face<p>When 17-year-old Hailey Kim looks in the mirror, she doesn't see a pretty person. Her face is too round, she thinks; her lips too thin, her nose not …

Chinese abductee used Google Maps to find his family after 23 years

A man from Sichuan, China, has reportedly been reunited with his family after 23 years, finding his way home thanks partly to Google Maps. Fujian news service <i>Nhaidu</i> reports that Luo Gong, then five years old, was abducted on his way to kindergarten and brought to a city in southeastern Fujian …

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iOS 7 “先睹为快”,扁平的概念设计

距离 WWDC 2013 还有整整一个月的时间,虽然说过去两代 iPhone 因为泄漏没有给我们带来足够的惊喜,但是今年 WWDC 有一个内容值得期待,那就是 Johnny Ivy 主导设计的 iOS 7。传言 iOS 7 将改变 Scott Forstall 偏爱的拟物化风格,开始扁平化的进程。<p>日前,Simplyzesty 网站刊登了一个 iOS 7 的概念设计。先看视频:<p>iOS 的概念设计很多,但我们今天看的这个不仅包括了主界面元素的想法,还包括了一些原生应用的设计改进。我们一项一项来看,并且结合一下经验和事实,来推断一下靠谱程度。<p>首先是锁屏界面。在这个概念设计中,锁屏界面的改动比较大。首 …

Chinese ‘netizens’ turn to White House for help

Americans and Chinese are getting used to viewing each other as rivals. But few could have foreseen a day when U.S. citizens would have to compete with Chinese Internet users to get on their own President's agenda.<p>The White House's online-petitions website has been taken over by cheeky Chinese …