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The 10 Most Adorable Couples at the Oscars

Le sigh.<p>When watching the Oscars, I make sure to pay attention to three things: the fashion, the nominees, and most of all, the incredibly cute awe-inspiring celebrity couples. This year, the genetically gifted duos did not disappoint. Scroll through for your annual dose of celeb jealousy:<p><b>1.</b> …

The 76 Best Online Shopping Sites to Buy From

Get your clicking finger at the ready.<p>Shopping online can mean wading through endless Google Shopping results, or scrolling through old-faithfuls like ASOS and Zara without knowing where else to turn. To help you fulfill all your shopping wants (needs?) this season, we've created the definitive …

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Here's What the Future of Birth Control Looks Like

Get excited!<p>Ready for barely-there contraception? We bet you are. And if scientists have their way, you'll have it in the next few years. Here's what the future of safe sex looks like:<p><b>DUAL-USE VAGINAL RING</b><p>WHAT IT IS: A flexible ring inserted vaginally for up to three months. Prevents unwanted …

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12 Lies Men Tell Before Sex

Get ready to LOL at these weak lines.<p>You already know men will do anything to get a woman into bed—especially when she's as awesome as you are. And they're rarely slick about it. Get ready to LOL at these weak lines.<i>This post originally appeared on Cosmopolitan.com.</i>

In Ukraine Crisis, Russia's Natural Gas Tactics Could Backfire

Russia could conceivably use natural gas as a means to force Ukraine and its allies in Brussels to see things Moscow’s way, but a halt of of gas flows does not appear to be imminent…yet.<p>This week, Russia’s state-owned natural gas company, Gazprom, said it would renege on a deal to provide gas to …

Indonesia's Fahira Idris Takes Aim With Her Popular Shooting Club

Noted activist and entrepreneur Fahira Idris, 45, has a unique hobby: shooting. Not just shooting for sport but also for game hunting. Aside from shooting at a range, she travels to the jungle, such as in Kalimantan and Sumatra, to hunt boars. Fahira says her famous father, politician and tycoon, …

Ukraine's Victor Pinchuk: The Oligarch In The Middle Of The Crisis

If you’re standing at the charred wreck that Kiev’s Independence Square now resembles, getting to Victor Pinchuk’s house takes about 40 minutes, through the winding streets of Old Town, past the drab Soviet high-rises and elevated highways and into the woods. Two security agents in military …

Clinton follows Harper’s lead in comparing Putin to Hitler

Vladimir Putin's invasion of Ukraine has set the world on edge and unleashed a war of words.<p>There's none more incendiary than comparing Moscow's aggression in the Crimea to Adolf Hitler's 1938 annexation of the Sudetenland in the years leading to the Second World War.<p>The Canadian government appears …

Decision time: Canada needs new fighter jets – now

Canada's CF-18 fighter jets are due to retire in 2020. They need to be replaced, but no fully operational F-35s will be available by that date.<p>Stephen Harper has a decision to make: buy another model of fighter jet, or face a dangerous capability gap. He cannot expect our pilots to fly supersonic …

Brain Pickings Gets Made for Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / February 11, 2014<p>Maria Popova is one of the Internet’s finest hunter-gatherers. Powered by a curious mind and a deep appreciation …

Get Cosmopolitan on Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / February 14, 2014<p>Cosmopolitan Magazine has been around for over 100 years—first as a family magazine, then as a literary magazine. …

Vogue India Finds a Home on Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / February 25, 2014<p>When Priya Tanna was hired, at 32, to helm Vogue India in 2007, she was one of the youngest editors running an …

Log in With Google

Inside Flipboard / March 5, 2014<p>Today’s Android update includes the smoothest way yet to create a Flipboard account: simply log in with Google. If …

Headline News: CNN Comes to Flipboard

In 1980, in a former country club in Atlanta, Ted Turner launched America’s first 24-hour news channel. “We won’t be signing off until the world …

Some Toronto District School Board trustees have issued a formal request asking whether or not public nudity laws will be enforced at this year's Pride parade. Read why: http://cbc.sh/efM2n4K What's your take?

Is the Internet a threat or a gift to democracy?

The Discussion<p>Doug Saunders: A decade ago, talk about online communication and the wired life was all about its democratizing potential: it would open up government, allow social movements to organize, free people from a monolithic media and provide many opportunities for formerly marginalized …

The Liberation of Steve McQueen

A decade and a half ago, the British filmmaker Steve McQueen took a plane to Grenada, the tiny West Indian island, to visit a beautiful place where …

Watch Paula Creamer make a 75-foot eagle putt to win in a playoff

Paula Creamer won the HSBC Women’s Champions in Singapore with the most unbelievable putt of the year on any golf tour. On the second playoff hole Sunday against Azahara Munoz of Spain, Creamer found the green of the par-5 18th in two but faced an impossible 75-foot putt for eagle. Creamer told the …

Randy Moss' daughter breaks the Division III single-game scoring record

Randy Moss’ 5-foot-10 daughter Sydney broke the Division III single-game scoring record for Thomas More College Friday, dropping 63 points on Waynesburg in the semifinals of the Presidents’ Athletic Conference tournament. Moss broke the previous record of 61 with two late free throws in the final …

Kate Upton taught Tigers catcher Bryan Holaday to pose like a swimsuit model. How'd he do?

With the 2014 SI Swimsuit issue out, Kate Upton has a bit more time on her hands to help other people learn how to be swimsuit models: She taught Tigers catcher Bryan Holaday on how to pose like a swimsuit model.<p>According to Yahoo Sports, the “photo shoot” took place at a Tigers dinner party over …

Canadian Women's Olympic team goalie joins Edmonton Oilers for practice

When the Edmonton Oilers were in a pinch for a second goalie for practice on Wednesday, they figured an Olympic gold medalist wouldn’t be a bad option.<p>So they called up Shannon Szabados, the starting goalie for the gold-medal-winning Canadian Women’s Olympic team. She was more than happy to hop in …

The World Health Organization is again urging people to lower the amount of sugar they eat to below five per cent of one's daily caloric intake, or at least no more than 10 per cent. Here's why: http://cbc.sh/KdAnU9C Would you be willing to do this?

Your company bought your competitor. Now what?

<i>This column is part of Globe Careers' Leadership Lab series, where executives and experts share their views and advice about leadership and management. Follow us at</i> @Globe_Careers<i>. Find all Leadership Lab stories at</i> tgam.ca/leadershiplab<p>I've been involved in many mergers and acquisitions over the …

Verizon Galaxy S III Mini Receiving Minor OTA Update To Version G730VVRUANA4

Verizon's version of the Galaxy S III Mini (you know, the one with the defaced home button) is slated to receive a minor over-the-air update in the …

Sprint Details Galaxy Tab 3 OTA Update To Software Version T217SVPUANB8

Sprint has posted the details regarding an impending OTA for the Galaxy Tab 3. This software update won't turn the tablet into a brand new device, …

How to use Knock Code on the LG G Pro 2

Knock Code will come to other LG phones via software updates this year<p>With Knock On — wherein you tap the display twice to turn on your phone — has …

How to Get Kate Upton's Abs Without Doing Crunches

Last winter, New York City fitness guru David Kirsch kicked Kate Upton's butt into shape with stair running, pull-ups, and, of course, ab work. What he did not have her do...

The 1 Move You Need If You Want to Tone Your Butt

Don't you love those effective moves that only take a few reps to feel the burn? Add this one to your tool belt — all you need is a resistance band, …

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