Craig Brooks

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X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST - Official Trailer (2014)

X-Men

The 22 Dumbest Things You Can Do In "Grand Theft Auto V"

If you enjoy terrorising cows in a number of different ways, this is the game for you.

Key & Peele - East/West College Bowl 2

YouTube

Johnny Manziel Wants You to 'Show Him the Money' After His First TD Pass

Johnny Manziel sat the first half of the Rice vs. Texas A&M game, but he scored a touchdown on his second drive and celebrated by doing the "show me the money" sign.<p>Here's his TD pass that led to the celebration.<p>Prior to the touchdown, Manziel may have mentioned something about autographs to a Rice …

The US Is By Far The Best Place In The World To Be An Entrepreneur

The U.S. is the home of Silicon Valley, countless startups, and the world's most celebrated culture of entrepreneurship. It's no surprise that it was ranked as having the top environment for entrepreneurs among the world's 20 largest economies in Ernst and Young's annual survey.<p>The U.S. ranked as …

Entrepreneurship

Is Google Ready to Buy Its Way Into TV With an NFL Deal?

Here’s a fun combination to ponder: The world’s most powerful media company and America’s most popular sport.<p>That could happen if Google buys the …

Roger Goodell

Is This Killer Squirrel Movie the Next 'Sharknado'?

If shark tornados weren't enough to haunt your nightmares, maybe rabid, face-eating squirrels will do the trick.<p>Timur Bekmambetov, who directed …

Construction

Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch rumored for September 4th unveiling

Bloomberg reports that Samsung's long-rumored smartwatch is a "wristwatch-like smartphone" that will launch on September 4th. The news source specifically points to the Android-powered device being able to "make phone calls, surf the web, and handle emails." As previously indicated by a trademark …

National Geographic Travel

Doctor ordered to demolish 'mountain' built atop penthouse apartment in Beijing - Photos

The conversion of a rooftop apartment in Beijing into a mountainous idyll, complete with rocks and landscaping, has drawn the ire of some neighbors.<p>By Le Li, Producer, NBC News<p>BEIJING – A doctor who spent six years and $130,000 transforming his penthouse apartment into a mountain retreat has been …

Fan Yells 'Scalloped Potatoes,' Commentators Have Had Enough of It

So far, we've heard "rutabaga" and "mashed potatoes" from the gallery after Tiger's tee shots at Oak Hill. Well, apparently, these fans have gone too far with their latest: "scalloped potatoes."<p>Commentator Nick Faldo stated, "Please, enough of that...this is the major" upon hearing the prankster, …

Cooking

Here's what Samsung's iWatch rival could look like

This is what the Samsung Galaxy Gear could look like. The mock-up above shows what we could expect from the hotly-anticipated smart watch that talks …

Mobile

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Scientists Are Scary Close To Controlling Our Memories And Brains With Computers

There are already thought-controlled gadgets and smart phone apps. But recently, a group of scientists at MIT took brain-computer interactions to a whole new level.<p>While they weren't able to create memories from scratch, they were able to associate different feelings to neutral memories in mice. In …

The Brain

Apple drops to 32% tablet market share in Q2 amidst strong YoY Android growth

IDC is out today with its latest report tracking worldwide tablet shipments, reporting that total shipments have experienced a sequential decline during Q2 at the expense of Apple and the iPad. Apple already announced that it had sold 14.6 million iPads during the quarter, a significant drop from …

Microsoft files patent for augmented reality glasses

Microsoft may be working on a pair of augmented reality glasses for Xbox gaming, according to a patent application published last week.<p>In an application with the US Patent and Trademark Office, dated 1 August 2013, Microsoft describes “a system and related methods for inviting a potential player to …

Augmented Reality

5 common mistakes of rookie investors

With stocks at multiyear highs, many folks are contemplating getting back into the market.<p>But before you open up a brokerage account or start playing with an IRA, it's important to remember that the stock market has plenty of risks as well as the potential for reward.<p>The good news is that investors …

Investing

Simulating 1 second of real brain activity takes 40 minutes and 83K processors

Advertisement<p>32 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / StudioSmart<p>A team of Japanese and German researchers have carried out the largest-ever simulation of …

Computer Science

Ask the Doc: How Sustainable is CrossFit?

Page: 1Next »<p>The intrinsic and extrinsic motivation that is fostered in the gym drives us to push harder and try and achieve more every day, whether …

Sustainability

The battle between rookies Desmond Trufant and Robert Alford continues to heat up. http://atlfal.co.nz/1eefy7G Who do YOU think wins this battle?

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5 Bold Fantasy Football Predictions for the 2013 NFL Season: Wide Receivers

Fantasy football fans, it's that time of the year again.<p>Training camp has started and fantasy football drafts are starting up. Fantasy players across the country are checking relentlessly to see if there are any new injuries or names rising up depth charts.<p>With less than two weeks until the first …

How To Do An Overhead Press | Weightlifting Guide | The Art of Manliness

“Know Your Lifts” is an illustrated guide series that shows how to perform basic weight lifting exercises. Check out our previous guides on the …

6 Easy Muscle Building Tips For Hard Gainers

Ah, good ol’ “hardgainers”; the classic case of the scrawny guy in the weight room who complains that he can’t gain an ounce of weight no matter how …

Health

Wellness<p>Hello Giggles<p>Science never ceases to amaze us. On Friday, December 1st, the news broke that the first U.S. baby was born from a …

XKeyscore: NSA tool collects 'nearly everything a user does on the internet'

• XKeyscore gives 'widest-reaching' collection of online data • NSA analysts require no prior authorization for searches • Sweeps up emails, social media activity and browsing history • NSA's XKeyscore program – read one of the presentations<p>A top secret National Security Agency program allows …