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Could intelligent life have existed on Earth millions of years before humans?

Reptilian menaces called Silurians evolved on Earth before humankind — at least in the “Doctor Who” rendition of the universe. But, science fiction aside, how would we know if some advanced civilization existed on our home planet millions of years before brainy humans showed up?<p>This is a serious …

Natural Gas

This is the photo that conspiracy theorists say proves the Moon landing was a fraud

In 1969, Neil Armstrong became the first human to set foot on the Moon. It was an incredible technological and scientific achievement for the human …


17 Top Secret Money-Saving Tips Starbucks Employees Won't Tell You

I'm spillin' all the pun intended.


5 Passive Wealth-Building Strategies to Add Three Days to Your Weekend

Buy back your time and invest like the super-rich.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Many people associate work with punching the clock, the 9-to-5 slog, and saving for retirement. The trouble is, an hourly rate alone will never make you wealthy and drains your most …


How to Build a Mini Supercomputer for Under $100

Wei Lin built a scalable computing cluster comprised of $7 chips.<p>Supercomputers are used by governments and research institutions around the world to solve some of science’s most complex problems, such as hurricane forecasting and modeling atomic weapons. In most cases, a supercomputer is actually …

Raspberry Pi

How it’s possible for a person to be sucked from an airplane mid-flight

It’s happened before<p>When the left engine on Southwest 1380 exploded today, a woman was nearly sucked out of the plane through the broken window next to her, other passengers on the flight told NBC. It sounds impossible, and officials haven’t yet confirmed the reports — but people have been sucked …

Southwest Airlines

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Galaxy Note 8 slashed to cheapest price ever - meaning it now costs less than the Galaxy S9

Despite being the most expensive (non-Apple) smartphone yet when it was first unveiled by the Korean giants last August, the price of the coveted …

Galaxy Note

Hong Kong bridge prepares to open amid fears over structural integrity

Chinese authorities have announced that the 55-kilometre bridge between Hong Kong, the Chinese Mainland and Macau is on track to open, despite …

Hong Kong

The Beaches of Bali with Singapore, Vietnam & Hong Kong

Days 1-7: Bali<p>After your flight from the UK, you'll land in beautiful Bali where you'll have six nights to enjoy all that this idyllic island has to offer. Its glorious combination of sandy beaches, rolling surf and an ancient culture that is renowned around the world for its warm hospitality, will …

Hong Kong

This 10,000 mAh battery case will power your Galaxy Note 8 for an entire weekend

Can you imagine going away for a long weekend and not even bringing a phone charger with you? It sounds like a dream that’s too good to be true, but …

Tech Trends

Exclusive: Singapore's Temasek interested in buying into HNA's Hong Kong airlines - source | Reuters

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore state investor Temasek Holdings has expressed interest in buying into Chinese conglomerate HNA’s Hong Kong-based carriers, Hong Kong Airlines and Hong Kong Express Airways, according to a source familiar with the matter.<p>FILE PHOTO: A Hong Kong Airlines passenger …

Hong Kong

Why India’s cryptocurrency exchanges may move to Singapore, Switzerland, or Malta

The Indian central bank’s crackdown on virtual money may drive cryptocurrency exchanges out of the country to more friendly locations.<p>Earlier this month, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) issued a directive that, by July 06, lenders must close the bank accounts of firms dealing in cryptocurrencies. …


The One Thing You Can Add to Your Coffee to Make It Tastier — and Healthier

This easy add-in will change the way you drink your coffee (trust).<p>I’ve never really liked the taste of coffee. I usually try to offset its …


The One Router Setting Everyone Should Change (But No One Does)

The vast majority of home Wi-Fi users don't know the first thing about keeping their routers secure, a new survey finds.<p>Eighty-two percent of 2,205 …


Singapore to test facial recognition on lampposts, stoking privacy fears

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - In the not too distant future, surveillance cameras sitting atop over 100,000 lampposts in Singapore could help authorities pick out and recognize faces in crowds across the island-state.<p>The plan to install the cameras, which will be linked to facial recognition software, is …

Abu Dhabi

PlayStation 5 Released Specs Speculation May Be Actually True

Good afternoon everyone,<p>Have you ever seen a dripping water pipe? It seems a game developer from a studio has leaked critical information about the …

Computer Hardware

Panasonic 2018 TV lineup – 100 years of reliability

The Panasonic 2018 TV lineup includes two new FZ1000 and Fz950 OLEDs. It also has upgraded UltraHD LCD/LED TVs.The occassion was launch of the …


A Guide To Hong Kong

A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of traveling to Hong Kong for the first time with my sister Karen. We haven't traveled alone together in years …

Hong Kong

China's 'bullet train' network is the largest in the world — and it's about to get even bigger

Stretching 15,500 miles, China's "bullet train" network is already the largest in the world. By comparison, the second biggest high-speed rail network — in Spain — measures just 1,926 miles.<p>But by the end of 2018, China's will get even longer.<p>China Railway Corp, the country's government-owned train …

Hong Kong

Different speaker types and what they’re good (and bad) for

Whether you’re looking to upgrade from the thin sound coming out of your new TV or you simply want to listen to your favorite tunes in all their …


How to delete yourself from the Internet

Data breaches. Identity theft. Bank fraud. Every week, we read a fearsome new headline about cybercrime. Reputable services fall victim to anonymous hackers. Ransomware holds random computer user’s files hostage. And what about those websites that track your every move, targeting you with …


How berries could help fight cancer

New European research has found that a naturally occurring pigment in berries could increase the function of an enzyme which reduces the expression …


Circuit Lab Build-It-All Electronic Starter Kit

Students or those looking to learn more about electronics may be interested in a new starter kit which has been created by Circuit Lab to provide a …


How a tiny city-state became a military powerhouse with the best air force and navy in Southeast Asia

When thinking of countries that have the strongest militaries in the world, giants like the US, Russia, China, and the UK come to mind. In Asia — and Southeast Asia in particular — China, Indonesia, Vietnam, and Thailand are usually mentioned.<p>But the country that boasts the best air force and navy …


Master These 7 Grammar Tips To Instantly Sound Smarter

Poor writing can make others think you aren't intelligent. I'm the executive editor of a magazine and know firsthand how grammar can change the …