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10 Brilliant Books That Will Grab You From Page One

<i>Originally posted on Kirkus:</i><p>We expect true crime books to draw us in from page one. But when a vast, epic novel or nonfiction book about the details of an international news story smartly seduces us from page one, count us impressed. Here are some titles that hooked us from the beginning but kept …

20 Must-Haves for Your Game of Thrones Premiere Party

Winter is<p>coming <i>finally</i> over, and <i>Game of Thrones</i> is finally back! The premiere is April 6th, and we can’t wait. It’s time to celebrate, and no one knows how to celebrate like the characters on <i>Game of Thrones.</i> Kick off Season Four with a feast that would make all seven kingdoms of Westeros proud. We …

TV Series

Disney Dream Portraits by Annie Leibovitz

Disney Dream Portraits by Annie Leibovitz<p>An ongoing series of photos transforming celebrities into fantastic Disney characters by famed photographer …

Beautifully Designed Movie Theaters in Golden California

<b>The Fox Theater I, Oakland</b><br>New York-based French photographer Franck Bohbot traveled to California to spotlight the most amazing movie theaters, big and small, as an homage to the history of film in his series titled <i>Cinema</i>. He captures the grandiose scale of some exquisitely designed theaters as …

San Francisco

Fiji for first-timers: how to choose an island

Fiji is blessed with so much turquoise water, white sand beaches, jungle rivers and authentic culture that it almost seems unfair. Whether you're looking for a decadent resort, family getaway or backpacker adventure, these islands have it all.<p>Wherever you go, expect the warmest welcomes the world …

Tom Hanks

McDonald's Wants You to Know How They Make Chicken McNuggets

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>At long last, McDonald’s has pulled back the curtain and put out a video revealing how its …

Insane New Footage Of Felix Baumgartner's Edge-Of-Space Jump Released

We're warning you now: This new video of Felix Baumgartner's record-setting leap from the edge of space just might make you feel a bit queasy.<p>The supersonic skydiver made history in October 2012 when he plunged more than 24 miles to Earth's surface, breaking three records in the process.<p>Now, nearly …

Seiki U-Vision HDMI cable promises to squeeze 4K upconversion out of 1080p video

Known for suddenly coming on the scene last year with some of the cheapest Ultra HD televisions around, Seiki is getting into the accessories game with its new U-Vision HDMI cable. The $40 HDMI cable packs Technicolor 4K-certified video processing that it claims promises the best edge restoration, …

10 easy ways to make money in 2014

You’ve heard it before: Resolutions are for quitters. So don’t burden yourself with a list of useless declarations about not spending money in …

Personal Finance

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Galaxy S5, Galaxy Note 4 concepts bring new Samsung design patents to life

After a couple of new design patents have been awarded to Samsung on the last day of the previous year, a couple of new smartphone concepts have emerged imagining what the future Galaxy S5 and the Galaxy Note 4 would look like in case Samsung would actually use the design shown in those …

Electronics Industry

The Internet's Cicada: A Mystery Without An Answer

"Hello. We are looking for highly intelligent individuals. To find them, we have devised a test. There is a message hidden in this image. Find it, and it will lead you on the road to finding us. We look forward to meeting the few that will make it all the way through. Good luck."<p>That message, …

Top 5 Tablet Wishes for 2014

There’s no denying that the tablet industry has evolved at a tremendous pace in less than three years. For those of us non-believers of the original …

Parrot MiniDrone and Jumping Sumo hands-on review - new drones incoming

LaCie Sphere By Christofle Hard Drive Announced

External hard drive designs are all pretty similar, you get a square box to sit on your desk, LaCie has launched the LaCie Sphere, which is designed …

Android alarms set to improve as Google buys Timely maker Bitspin

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Google(s goog) has bought a small Swiss app developer called Bitspin, known for its Timely alarm clock app. Timely has a neat …