Chris Tyler

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Secret oasis: the artist who's hidden a swimming pool in the desert

Art does not always want to be seen – at least, not easily. Since the 1960s, some of the most memorable works of art have been hidden in remote places, or knowable only through photographs.<p>The latest such elusive treasure is a swimming pool created in the Mojave desert by Austrian artist Alfredo …

12 Android Wear apps you need to try

Android Wear apps are here. The first Android Wear devices are just getting into the hands of early adopters this week, and a number of Android app developers have updated their offerings to support the new wearable platform. For most, the primary purpose of Android Wear will be to get …

10 Hot New Apps You May Have Missed

With thousands of apps being released every month, it can be tough to keep up.<p>Luckily, we've collected all the best apps from last month, with a nice mix of games, puzzles, and productivity.<p>From Facebook's new Snapchat competitor to sweeping sci-fi adventures featuring performances from Elijah Wood …

Apps

RAGE Trailer (Nicolas Cage Movie | 2014)

A Long Way Down Official International Trailer #1 (2014)

Review 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' a visual feast

If you want apes, you've come to the right place. If people are your passion, not so much.<p>That, in a nutshell, is the verdict on "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes," the sequel to 2011's<p>"Rise of the Planet of the Apes,"the splendid rebooting of the saga of species in conflict that has been a …

Exclusive: Read J.K. Rowling's new post for the latest Harry Potter 'gossip'

<i>Can’t get enough of Harry Potter? Then this is for you.</i> <i>Since March, best-selling author J. K. Rowling has been writing original stories about the imaginary 2014 Quidditch World Cup Finals for</i> Pottermore<i>, the online home for the world of Harry Potter.</i><p><i>Rowling shared her latest Pottermore.com</i> <i>story</i> …

Books

The Power of Two

Despite the mythology around the idea of the lone genius, the famous partnership of John Lennon and Paul McCartney demonstrates the brilliance of creative pairs.<p>In the fall of 1966, during a stretch of nine weeks away from the Beatles, John Lennon wrote a song. He was in rural Spain at the time, on …

Washington State's First Legal Marijuana Shops Set to Open Amid Chaos

The prohibition of marijuana in Washington state fell early Monday as a small number of retail shop owners received an electronic copy of a license to sell just-for-fun cannabis.<p>Those 2 a.m. local time (5 a.m. ET) emails bang-started a scramble for the actual pot, now waiting in the warehouses of …