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How to Turn a Smartphone Panorama Into a ‘Tiny Planet’ Photo

Ever since Google released the Photosphere feature for their Nexus devices, I have been obsessed with making tiny planets. The photosphere feature …

Amazing Photos of Places You Need To Visit

You've thought of Paris, the Great Wall of China and the Amazon rainforest. We've thought of the not-so-typical yet completely remarkable places to …

Brontë Family

Egypt: Day of protest and another day of death

Bloodshed returned to the streets of Egypt on Friday after at least 60 people were killed when the Muslim Brotherhood's "day of rage" exploded into more fierce fighting between protesters and the security forces.<p>Supporters of Mohammed Morsi, the deposed Islamist president, clashed with the military …

The iOS 7 Masterstroke? Developers Are Updating The Third Party Apps

The changing of the UI in iOS continues to intrigue me, not least because this change, and the underlying changes in the SDK, is already having an interesting effect in the development of apps for Apple‘s mobile devices. With so much focus on apps in the current climate, it’s not enough for the UI …

Fringe Factor: Should Oral Sex Be a Crime?

Sorry, lovers: Virginia could outlaw all oral and anal sex & more from the far out in politics this week.<p>Virginia’s Republican nominee for governor …

The First Epic Trailer For 'The Walking Dead' Season 4

The first trailer for "The Walking Dead" season 4 is here!<p>AMC just announced new episodes return October 13 at 9 p.m.<p>Check it out below.<p>What do you think?

The Walking Dead

Watch Vanity Code | How to Drink Around Sober Friends (Without Anyone Knowing You're Drunk) | Vanity Fair Video | CNE

Finding out the hard way that drinking around sober friends is less than an ideal situation is one of life’s lessons you should learn without experiencing. There is a way to successfully sip your way to dizzied bliss while not disrupting the drier crowd around you. Animation done by Drew Christie …

Alcohol

Books: what a difference a letter makes – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/books/gallery/2013/jul/20/books-difference-letter-makes-gallery<p>720<p>#bookswithalettermissing has been trending as tweeters …

Approved Ways to “Hang Out”

There’s something so relaxing about letting your feet dangle. While this type of perching is usually reserved for the pool or the pier and a cool glass of lemonade (or limoncello!), you can bring it back home with these 20 hanging chairs. Floating thrones combine the gentle sway of a hammock or …

Decorations

Hong Kong celebrates Bruce Lee's life and legacy

<b>The world knows him as Bruce Lee, the cool and cocksure Chinese-American martial artist who unexpectedly burst into global cinematic consciousness in the early 1970s.</b><p>He starred in only five feature films as an adult, and only three of them were released before his early death in Hong Kong at the …

Hong Kong

5 Fascinating Questions on Quora | Inc.com

Since its 2010 launch, Q&A site Quora has used its $61 million in VC funding to probe doozies like "What should everyone know about prison?" (It's "overcrowded...yet it feels like the loneliest place," writes an inmate at San Quentin.) Here are some of the site's most popular questions.<p><b>Q: Which are</b> …

Ronald Reagan

Stunning Macro Shots of Vibrant Coral Reefs

Coral reefs are the most varied and arguably the most beautiful of all marine habitats. Often referred to as “rainforests of the sea”, coral reefs …

Coral Reefs

Police May Know Exactly Where You Were Last Tuesday

License plate scanners are the dark horse of the surveillance world. They've been around for a decade, but people rarely notice. They don't look much different from closed circuit cameras, perched over busy intersections. Or they're just another device mounted on a passing police car.<p>But they …

Now on Kickstarter: an aquatic drone you control via smartphone app

Ziphius is an aquatic drone you can control with an app. It can explore beneath the ocean waves and transmit video to you, or it can play with your kids in the swimming pool.<p>Portugal-based Azorean, a spinout of parent company YDreams, is raising $125,000 in a Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign to …

For First Time, Astronomers Read Exoplanet's Color

Astronomers have determined that an alien planet is blue like Earth.<p><b>A giant gaseous planet that's orbiting a star 63 light-years away is a deep cobalt blue that's reminiscent of Earth's color as seen from space, scientists say, marking the first time an exoplanet's true color has been …

Liberals Are Becoming America's Worst 'Helicopter Parents'

At least that's what Mark Oppenheimer is arguing in his latest Fatherland column for <i>The New Republic</i>. The same writer who recommended (reasonably) that kids be allowed to watch more TV and (questionably) that it might be a good idea to pick up a late-night pot habit, is back to combat what he sees …

Water

Carrying a gun is a legitimate response to America’s craziness

Here’s how sick gun culture is: If black men feel they have to arm themselves against vigilantes, they may be right<p>In a ghoulish and almost comical footnote to a traumatic summer weekend in America, many of us in the media received an email on Monday from the office of former congresswoman …

Kate Moss’s Guide to Tanning Lines: Yes to White-Butt, No to White-Boob

In <i>Allure</i>’s August issue, uncharacteristically clothed cover girl Kate Moss gave a favorite suburban staple her seal of approval.<p>“I don’t mind a bikini bottom. My husband likes lines on the bum—men like white bums, like a frame. . . . I don’t do it on the boobs, though—I try not to have a white …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Americans Own Nearly Half of the Privately Owned Guns on Earth

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>How a Deal Came Together to Save the Filibuster<br>• Florida's Problem with Racial Politics Go Far Past …

Are Some Places Just Too Fire-Prone for Us to Live?

Seized N Korean ship: Cuban weapons on board

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/995000/995527_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522238920_bed7b34fbfad627fc36e33503fa2600a<p><b>Cuba has admitted being behind a stash of weapons found on board a North Korean ship seized in the Panama Canal.</b><p>The Cuban foreign ministry said the ship …

North Korea

Report: Cyber Attacks On Stock Exchanges Put Markets At Risk

The prevalence of attacks along with the interconnected nature of the markets creates the potential for widespread impact, said the joint staff working paper by the International Organization of Securities Commissions' (IOSCO) research department and the World Federation of Exchanges Office.<p>"There …

Cybersecurity