Yehudah Benklifa

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This Futuristic Desert City Is Designed For Self-Sufficient, Communal Living

If you lived here, you’d never have to leave. Given that you’d be in the middle of a desert, that’s probably a good thing.<p>Masdar City—Abu Dhabi’s $18 billion experiment in planning a city from the ground up—was designed to be the world’s first large-scale carbon-neutral development. It’s results …

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This Is the Simplest Company Logo Generator You'll Ever Use

If you’re somewhat lacking in design skills but really need a logo and a name to get your business up and running, there are a few tools out there that can help you. Last week, we brought you a surprisingly useful business name generator and this time around we’re looking at Withoomph’s logo …

The Original Audition Tapes For 'The Office' Reveal What Could Have Been

One of the greatest aspects of the US version of 'The Office' was the perfect chemistry exhibited by the ensemble cast with one another - everyone …

Your eyes could help make a huge Higgs boson breakthrough

The discovery of the Higgs boson back in 2012 was a landmark moment for physicists -- but what happens when the elementary particle vanishes could be …

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An iPhone 6 Knockoff Is Going on Sale for $160

Goophone, the Chinese phone company known for its uncanny smartphone knockoffs, is back with its latest adaptation.<p>The i6, an imitation of the …

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Code Red sirens are blaring throughout southern Israel as rockets fall onto populated areas. Terrorists have fired over 20 rockets at the south since …

What's the Difference Between My Photo Stream and Camera Roll?

<b>UPDATE, Sept. 18, 2014:</b> Where is Camera Roll in iOS 8? Find out <b>how to find your photos in iOS 8</b>.<p>You're snapping away photos with your iPhone, and see …

Pushup Circuit for Strong Shoulders

The circuit works like this: Do each exercise—the pushup, the side pushup to your right, and the side pushup to your left—for 30 seconds, and then move on to the next one. Rest 15 seconds between each exercise. That's one round. Rest one minute, and repeat.<p>"You'll not only ignite muscle growth and …

Everything We Know About Amazon’s Radical New Smartphone

All signs point to Amazon announcing a smartphone with novel features tomorrow. TechCrunch has revealed much about the phone over the last nine months but a few questions remain. At this point, all of the phone’s features are known and about the only thing left to know is the name, price and …

10 Simple Hacks For Packing A Suitcase

Packing for a long trip can be problematic: you don't want to bring along too much and have to lug around a heavy bag, but you also don't want to pack too little and end up forgetting a crucial item.<p>Here are 10 tips to make packing easy.<p>1. Roll clothing up and then use air-compression plastic bags …

What Was This Bizarre Sea Creature Caught On An Oil Rig Camera?

With only about 5% of our oceans explored, it is fairly safe to say that there’s a great deal in there that we just don’t know about. In April 2012, …

A Brilliant ‘iOS Blocks’ Concept Imagines Widgets in iOS 8

Apple is set to unveil iOS 8 officially at next week’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in San Francisco and just ahead of the big event, …

Devonta Freeman Showing He's More Than Just a Change-of-Pace Back

Link to Media<p>Genghis Khan was 5’8” and weighed 170 pounds, according to the wiki Deadliest Warrior, a site that also claimed he never lost a battle in his life. Joseph Stalin, according to HistoryOfRussia.org, was approximately 5’5”, while Napoleon Bonaparte was of similar stature to Stalin, …

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10 Amazing Ways People Are Using The Oculus Rift Today

Now, two years and a $2 billion acquisition later, the device is being used for much more than video games.<p>The Oculus Rift, created by Oculus VR, is a virtual reality 3-D headset that uses 360-degree head tracking to make it feel like you're inside a different world.<p>For example, looking to the left …

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The 36 Most Ironic Moments Ever Captured On Film. #5 Made Me Laugh Out Loud.

Ironic moments take place all the time, but most of them happen and are soon forgotten. These moments, however, have been memorialized forever in …

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Android malware holds phones to ransom for 'viewing illegal porn'

<img src="http://cdni.wired.co.uk/138x138/a_c/ars.png" alt="Ars Technica" style="float: left;"/>Researchers have uncovered Android-based malware that …

Looking for a job with NSA? Check Twitter

The National Security Agency will be sending out tweets about career opportunities this month.<p>Just make sure your code-breaking skills are up to par or that you have access to the Internet.<p>On Monday, the NSA tweeted from @NSACareers, "tpfccdlfdtte pcaccplircdt dklpcfrp?qeiq lhpqlipqeodf …

Move Over, Google Glass; Here Come Google Contact Lenses

Google is working on smart contact lenses, and two patents secured last week suggest the company is taking the idea seriously. The company is working on contacts with embedded cameras, as well as lenses aimed at diabetics who need to constantly monitor their blood sugar levels.<p>In the latter …

Sixteen-Year-Old Artist Wins National Art Competition with Masterful Hyper-Realistic Pencil Portrait | Colossal

<p>For the past four years, 16-year-old artist Shania McDonagh has participated in the Texaco Children’s Art Competition, an art contest for children …

How to Make an Incredible Burger, According to 6 Meat-Masters

Have you ever gone to a restaurant, had an amazing burger, and then tried to replicate it at home only to have disastrous results? That's what you get for trying. But in the spirit of spreading knowledge and leveling the playing field for meat aficionados everywhere, we consulted six burger experts …

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Japanese Girl Shreds Guitar, Gender Stereotypes, With Face-Melting Metal Solo

Just because she's nearly the same size as her instrument doesn't mean this Japanese girl's metal solo won't melt your face clean off.<p>Known on YouTube only as Li-sa-x, the 8-year-old shared this video last December in which she covers "Scarified" by Racer X. Despite her diminutive stature, she …

77 Facts That Sound Like Huge Lies But Are Actually Completely True

Get ready to have your mind blown into a different time zone.<p>1. If you put your finger in your ear and scratch, it sounds just like Pac-Man.<p>2. The YKK on your zipper stands for "Yoshida Kogyo Kabushikigaisha."<p>3. Maine is the closest U.S. state to Africa.<p>4. Anne Frank, Martin Luther King Jr., and …

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