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The Best New Buildings Of The Year

The festival took place October 2nd - 4th at Singapore's Marina Bay Sands, which was also once a WAF Award-winning design.<p>These 29 incredible designs were winners in their respective categories, which included Housing, Villa, and Office. Among the winners are repurposed public spaces, brand-new …

Absurd Creature of the Week: Elusive Goblin Shark Has World’s Most Terrifying Jaws

Author: Matt Simon. Matt Simon Science<p>Date of Publication: 10.18.13.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>In the movie <i>Labyrinth</i>, David Bowie stars as …

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Live blog: 12, plus suspect, dead after Navy Yard shooting

Shots were fired Monday at a Washington Navy Yard building, killing at least 12 people and injuring 14 others, according to local officials and the Navy.<p>Also killed was a suspect, Aaron Alexis, a 34-year-old military information-technology contractor and former full-time Navy reservist who lived in …

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Instagram expects to begin selling ads within the next year

Facebook spent $1 billion to acquire Instagram in 2012 and is apparently ready to see a return on its investment.<p>Although no ads currently appear on the photo-sharing site, Instagram's new chief operating officer expects the site to be ready to begin selling ads within a year.<p>"We want to make money …

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Topping 150M Users, Instagram Promises Ads Within The Next Year

Instagram Director of Business Operations Emily White told the Wall Street Journal that Instagram will begin selling ads within the next year. Are users ready?<p>White comes to Instagram from Facebook, and has been tasked with turning the revenue-free Instagram into a moneymaker for Facebook, which …

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Out Of The Comics, Into Reality: Jet Pack Moves Closer To Market

From Buck Rogers to James Bond, we all have a pretty concrete mental image of a jet pack — a motorized backpack with little handles in front and smoke shooting out of the back.<p>The New Zealand-based Martin Aircraft Co. doesn't just think it's turned the jet pack of your imagination into a reality. …

Alec Baldwin Loses It On Paparazzo, Slams Him Against Parked Car

Alec Baldwin has never been a fan of the paparazzi, to say the least. And this afternoon, one particular paparazzo felt the actor's wrath when he tried to snap photos of Alec and his wife, Hilaria, days after she gave birth to daughter Carmen Gabriela.<p>The incident occurred just hours ago in New …

Remembering Michael Jackson On What Would Have Been His 55th Birthday

Michael Jackson died four years ago on June 25, 2009.<p>Though his sudden death from cardiac arrest caused by a lethal combination of prescription drugs shocked friends, family and fans, his iconic legacy has continued to live on in the entertainment industry.<p>Today (Aug. 29) the singer would have …

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8 Aviation Trends We're Tracking at Skift This Week

Every week we post hundreds of stories across various sectors in travel, connecting the dots across various global trends. We’re now highlighting the …

Splash out: the world's most amazing waterfalls

The bigger they are, the harder they fall – feel the power of the planet's mightiest and most beautiful waterfalls.<p>1. Victoria Falls, Zambia/Zimbabwe<p><i>Image by MAZZALIARMADI.IT</i><p>Explorer David Livingstone could be accused of dampening expectations by naming these falls after England's doughy queen: …

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Kid President Meets the President of the United States of America

9-year-old Robby Novak, aka Kid President, recently took an opportunity to meet President Barack Obama face to face at the Oval Office where they met …

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Car-shaped House: I Call Shotgun - Technabob

This car has lots of trunk space, it’s own parking spot and it is roomy. It’s everything that you want in a car, except for actually moving.<p>This odd …

TITAN, A Seven-Foot-Tall Humanoid Paper Sculpture Covered in Comic Book Pages

French artist Thomas Voillaume has created TITAN, a seven-foot-tall stylized human sculpture made of paper and covered in comic book pages. Voillaume …

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