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10 Of The Sexiest Lingerie Finds Under $50

Get intimate in these sexy lingerie items that won't break the bank.<p>Get intimate in these sexy lingerie items that won't break the bank.

How to Apply Eye Shadow for Every Eye Shape

How to highlight, shade, and line our eyes for the best results.<p>How to highlight, shade, and line our eyes for the best results. When it comes to doing our makeup we all have the same goal: to make our eyes look brighter, bigger, and more awake. So we tapped Mia Silverio, makeup artist at the Paul …

Cosmo Editors' New York Fashion Week Street Style

Oregon's Attorney General Won't Defend the State's Same-Sex Marriage Ban

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>On Thursday, Oregon became the latest state to give up on defending its own same-sex marriage ban, …

More than 1 in 4 Americans go to work while sick

More than one in four Americans are so afraid of missing work that they head into the office even when sniffling and sneezing, a study says.<p>Many are worried about falling behind on their jobs, missing pay or facing the wrath of bosses who expect them to show up no matter what, according to a survey …

Facebook bought WhatsApp for its global reach—except in the world’s biggest mobile market

Facebook just placed a $19 billion bet on the mobile messaging service WhatsApp, which has grown to a staggering 450 million monthly users in only a few years—many of them in fast-growing international markets like India, Brazil, and Mexico. But there’s one market where WhatsApp has failed to make …

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Google reportedly offered to buy WhatsApp for $10 billion

Yesterday Facebook announced their plans to purchase WhatsApp for a staggering $19 billion, with plans to keep the service running separately, which means that Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp will co-exist, at least as far as the immediate future is concerned.<p>According to Fortune, however, there is …

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Arizona Senate Passes Bill Allowing Religious-Based Discrimination

The bill, which opponents say opens LGBT people to discrimination, now travels to the state house where it is expected to pass. Arizona Democrats say the bill "conflates discrimination with religious freedom."<p>The Arizona Senate voted Wednesday to approve legislation that would expand religious …

Treatment or Jail: Patrick Kennedy Wages Fierce Anti-Pot Crusade

As a hard-partying teenager, Patrick Kennedy met President Reagan at a fundraiser for the JFK Library, a meeting captured in a photograph that the former Rhode Island congressman now hangs in his home office. He used to think of it as a funny episode, a collision of Camelot’s cocaine kid and …

Samsung Gears Up For The Galaxy S5, But Does It Get Lifestyle Computing?

The rumors are flying thick and fast around the Samsung Galaxy S5, with a possible launch date in January now mooted, which would mean accelerating Samsung’s already warp-speed innovation and underline its paranoia about being left behind by Apple.<p>Will the S5 have fingerprint security? Probably …

The First Bitcoin ATMs Are About To Start Popping Up Across Canada

According to reports from CBC, Mitchell Demeter, co-founder of Vancouver bitcoin trading company Bitcoiniacs and part-owner of Robocoin, has invested in five such machines to be placed across Canada.<p>Bitcoin is an emerging digital currency that isn't controlled by any authority such as a central …

How to understand “The battle for power on the internet”

I still remember the moment I first discovered the World Wide Web. It was in 1994 or 1995, at a row of desks that held the handful of computer terminals then available in the university library of the London School of Economics. On the Windows 3.1 desktop (so old there wasn’t even a Start button) I …

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Program An Arduino In A Few Simple Steps

An Arduino is a popular open-source single-board microcontroller. Learn how to program one and let the possibilities take shape.<p><b>STEP 1</b><br>Arduino microcontrollers come in a variety of types. The most common is the Arduino UNO, but there are specialized variations. Before you begin building, do a little …

Intel's Galileo aims x86 chips at Arduino hardware hackers

Determined to carve out a niche for itself in the low-power device market, Intel on Thursday announced a partnership to bring its small Quark processors to the Arduino world of hardware hobbyists.<p>Intel missed out on the first years of the mobile-phone and tablet revolution, which has been powered …

Intel And Arduino Team Up To Launch The Galileo

The Arduino is already one of the best ways to quickly prototype all your electronic projects, but it's about to get a little more power. The Intel …

Heads up, Intel: TI chips bring ARM to Arduino gadget market

Watch out, Intel, because Texas Instruments wants to get its ARM-based processors into the Arduino market aimed at tinkerers, experimentalists, and hardware hackers.<p>At the Maker Faire in Rome on Saturday, Arduino movement co-founder Massimo Banzi, along with Texas Instruments' Jason Kridner and …

Scratch For Arduino Makes Programing The Arduino More Visual

Windows/Mac/Linux: Programming an Arduino isn't especially difficult, but if you're looking for a more visual method, Scratch for Arduino (S4A) uses …

Arduino creator explains why open source matters in hardware, too

Ars conducts a Q&A with Massimo Banzi as Arduino's rise continues.<p>Most of the technology world is familiar with open source software and the reasons …

The King David You Never Knew

In the Bible, he’s the wise king who authored the greatest poetic wisdom of all time and was a portrait of repentance. But the real King David was a …

Ten Even Better Places to Have Off-the-Record Conversations Than New York–Bound Acela Train

Michael Hayden, the former National Security Agency director—the man responsible for organizing covert surveillance on secretive and sensitive conversations—thought that the very best place for an off-the-record chat with a journalist was the mid-week, mid-afternoon Acela train from Washington to …

What Makes A Boomerang Come Back?

The physics of boomerang flight<p>The boomerang is one of humanity's oldest heavier-than-air flying inventions. King Tutankhamen, who lived during the 14th century BC, owned an extensive collection, and aboriginal Australians used boomerangs in hunting and warfare at least as far back as 10,000 years …

Nasa Curiosity rover tests suggest life may have existed on Mars

An ancient network of rivers on Mars once made parts of the planet habitable for microbial life, according to the latest analysis from Nasa's Curiosity rover.<p>Rock dust drilled from sediments in the giant Gale crater on the red planet were found to contain clay minerals that can have formed only in …