Anthony Daniels

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The World's First Hyperrealistic Male Sex Doll Is Really Something

This company's lifelike dolls can cost more than $10,000.<p>In this episode of VICELAND's <i>SLUTEVER</i>, Karley Sciortino finds herself in the world of lifelike custom male sex dolls. She meets the owners of Sinthetics, the leading manufacturer of these dolls, and visits their Los Angeles operation—part …

A+E Networks

Homeless man 'overwhelmed' with support after teenage girls 'promised to buy him Nando's then ran off'

The story went viral when a witness shared her account on Facebook.<p>A homeless man is said to be 'overwhelmed' with support after three teenage girls …

WATCH: Queen Elizabeth Gets Candid About Her 1953 Coronation and That 'Horrible' Carriage Ride

The longest reigning monarch is looking back to where it all began.<p>On Jan. 14, the Smithsonian Channel will air a documentary called <i>The Coronation</i>, …

Prince Philip

SAS soldier 'chopped off ISIS thug's head with SHOVEL and used his gun to kill more militants'

An elite SAS soldier cut off an ISIS fighter's head with a spade after he ran out of ammunition during a bloody six-hour battle, it was claimed.<p>After …

Fantasy Football draft kit: Rankings, sleepers and more

Whether you’re playing Fantasy Football for the first time or a seasoned pro looking to add another championship to your trophy case, Yahoo Sports is …

Goodbye, iPhone: My new $180 Android is good enough

Could a model that's less than one-fourth the price of an iPhone possibly deliver the same mobile experience? I decided to find out.<p>I've been an iPhone user since the beginning. Occasionally I've dabbled in Android, but my brain just likes iOS better.<p>My wallet, however, is increasingly frustrated. …

Mobile Technology

Amazing nuclear bomb tests carried out 60 years ago show how little was known about deadly weapons

An amazing video of an early nuclear bomb test in the 1950s shows how little was known about the deadly weapon sixty-years ago.<p>Produced as a …

Businessman Paints Terrifying And Complex Picture Of Putin's Russia

William Browder knows Vladimir Putin's Russia all too well.<p>Browder made a fortune in Russia, in the process uncovering, he says, incredible amounts of fraud and corruption. When he tried to report it to authorities, the government kicked him out of the country and, he alleges, tortured and killed …

Russia

Stop What You're Doing Right Now and Look at What Megyn Kelly Wore to Dinner With Putin

Megyn Kelly has a new show on NBC, and for her premiere, she's aiming to make a splash.<p>For her first segment of her new show, “Sunday Night with …

I'm a Bail Bondsman Who's Tired of Being Demonized

A small business owner offers a personal counterargument to the movement in the US that aims to treat people who get arrested with more leniency.<p><i>This story was published in collaboration with the Marshall Project.</i><p><i>In 2014, New Jersey voters supported a statewide initiative to largely get rid of cash</i> …

Crime

The Founder is a surreal startup simulator that strikes at the heart of Silicon Valley

A dark and powerful take on The Sims<p>If you were a Silicon Valley CEO, would your goal in life be to reshape society with world-changing products, or simply make as much money as possible and grow as fast as you can in the shortest amount of time? That’s the blunt and much-needed philosophical …

Silicon Valley

The Death Star Would Cost $7.8 Octillion a Day to Run

The British energy supplier Ovo has put some very well-spent hours into a comprehensive calculation of the operating costs of the Death Star, which …

The Man Who Took 40,000 Ecstasy Tablets in His 20s

At 37, Mr. A.’s memory loss and inability to concentrate started bothering him so much that they drove him to seek medical help. He admitted to his …

University of London

Meet the original Android... Before Google ripped off the iPhone; The Inside Story

It’s been known for some time that Google’s Android platform was largely inspired by (and some might say modeled after or copied from) Apple’s …

The original smartwatches: Casio's history of wild wrist designs

The Apple Watch has been out for over two months now, and other modern smartwatches well before that. It’s no longer the stuff of sci-fi to consider using your watch to play music, control your TV, or track your fitness. But these are all things that you’ve been able to do for a surprisingly long …

Wearable Tech

Surprise! Rich people still aren’t buying Android phones

Are you rich? Do you live in one of the world’s richest countries? If you answered “yes” to both of these questions, guess what: you probably don’t …

Google further embraces custom Android with standalone clock app

Google released a standalone clock in the Play Store this week. While Mountain View has been keen on serving up pieces of the Nexus experience (read: unskinned Android) for a while now, this latest release provides more evidence that the company is going all-in on a la carte apps. For users of …

National Geographic Magazine

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Extreme Sports

Designer carbon could give batteries a makeover - Futurity

A new carbon material that's simple to make significantly boosts the performance of lithium-sulfur batteries and supercapacitors.

Watch What It's Like to Get Blasted to 100MPH in 1.2 Seconds

If you ever wondered what it’s like to get blasted off a launch pad going at 100 miles per hour, this SpaceX video does the trick.<p>The video, posted …

Google's Android poised to get full fingerprint support

The feature would allow developers to bake fingerprint sensing into their applications and Google to use it freely across Android.<p>Google's next update to its Android operating system could come with a new security feature: full support for fingerprint sensors.<p>At the Google I/O conference next week, …

Samsung Galaxy

What to Do When Your Android Phone or Tablet Won’t Turn On

You turn on your Android phone or tablet by pressing its power button — simple. If that button won’t work, your device isn’t necessarily broken — …

Ripoff

Is NASA one step closer to warp drive?

NASA is reportedly working on technology that could take us to the moon faster than a cross-country flight.<p>Potentially good news for those who want to zip around our solar system, and beyond, at speeds approaching that of light -- and maybe even faster.<p>NASA, according to NASASpaceFlight.com, is …

Space Travel

Neil deGrasse Tyson on space, fame, and the future of the human species - Vox

When Americans are asked to name a living scientist, the second-most common response — after Stephen Hawking — is Neil deGrasse Tyson.<p>Tyson is the longtime director of the Hayden Planetarium in New York and was previously a researcher in astrophysics at Princeton. But he's so much more. Over the …

New Research Suggests That Our Universe Could Be a Giant Hologram

Is this the real life? Is this just fantasy?<p>As far as mind-melting ideas go, the 'hologram principle' is right up there. It predicts that, …

AT&T stumbles in helping customer with $24,000 phone bill

It wasn't what Ron Dorff said. It was how he said it.<p>The 83-year-old Woodland Hills resident wanted to let me know he was having problems with his phone company, AT&T.<p>I get calls like this every day. But Dorff's desperation was clear. I could hear it in his voice.<p>"It's the bill," he explained. "The …

Identity Theft