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The 13 Greatest Iced Coffee Recipes for Summer

Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home!<p>Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home! Via Redbook.com

Recipes

'Flappy Bird' Creator Follows Through, Game Removed From App Stores

If you didn’t think he’d actually do it, you were wrong. Flappy Bird creator Dong Nguyen followed through with his promise to remove the game from app stores, and as his 22 hour deadline passed, the game was indeed taken down from Apple's iOS store and the Android/Google Play marketplace.<p>I’ll …

The 6 Most Traumatic Deaths In Video Games

Video games can teach us a lot about life. At their best, they can provide entertainment, relaxation, and socialization. They can even be wonderful …

Cover Art

11 Hidden Messages in Company Logos

When Wendy's redesigned its logo in 2013, the company insisted the word "MOM" in the collar was unintentional. But plenty of other logos contain …

Literature

World's Largest Rubber Ducky Makes Its American Debut In Pittsburgh

QUACK QUACK! The giant 40-foot tall floating art installation by Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman has finally arrived in America.

Samsung Galaxy Round brings curve to smartphones

Samsung has won the race to be the first phone manufacturer this fall to launch a curved smartphone.<p>The company announced late Tuesday that the new Galaxy Round incorporates the latest in screen technology, along with other unique features.<p>The device resembles the<p>Galaxy S3andS4, but it has slight …

The world's best secret islands

Looking for a romantic spot that's (almost) all yours? Here’s a list from our brand new <i>Best in Travel 2011</i> guide to reignite your love affair with desert islands, with picks from across the globe.<p>1. Torres Strait Islands, Australia<p><i>Image by Killer White Fluff</i><p>As far as you can go in Oz without …

EA lists Battlefield 4’s seven multipalyer modes

We’re almost a month away from Battlefield 4’s Oct. 29 multiplatform release, so now is as good a time as any for publisher EA to give us a little peak at all the different ways we’ll be shooting each other and blowing things up.<p>The newest installment in the multplayer-shooter series has seven …

iPhone as standalone business would be bigger than Microsoft, Coca-Cola, McDonalds & more

<i>Businessweek</i> has a fun chart showing that Apple’s iPhone business alone would make it the 9th largest stock in the Dow Jones top 30 companies, ahead of such giants as Microsoft, Coca-Cola and McDonalds.<p>It’s not a terribly surprising fact – the iPhone represents the bulk of Apple’s business, with …

2013 National Beard and Moustache Championships at the House of Blues in New Orleans

The 2013 National Beard and Moustache Championships took place on Saturday, September 7, 2013 at the House of Blues in New Orleans, Louisiana. Las …

Photography & Travel Product Reviews

'Grand Theft Auto V' makes $800 million in 24 hours, poised to become world's fastest-selling game

<i>Grand Theft Auto V</i>is officially the fastest-selling game in the history of the series, and it could go on to be the fastest-selling game ever made. Today, publisher Take-Two Interactive announced that the game pulled in $800 million dollars on its very first day, faster than any previous game in …

Maxim

23 Grindr Couples Who Are Moving Way Too Fast

Their wedding announcements will read, "The happy pair met on Grindr."

Relationships

Just A Cat, Dressed As A Shark, Riding A Robotic Vacuum Cleaner

You'll be glad you watched this.<p>Delightful. Watch the clip in full.

Stream: Lorde – KCRW Session & Interview

Having celebrated breaking into the top 40 on the Billboard charts with her single <i>Royals</i>, sixteen year old Kiwi singer <b>Lorde</b> aka Ella Yelich-O’Connor …

Usain Bolt: Can teen Yoshihide Kiryu match the Jamaican great?

WORLD ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS<p><b>Yoshihide Kiryu did not look like the saviour of athletics' flagship event when he finished last in the 100m at Birmingham's Diamond League event in June.</b><p>In his first event outside his native Japan, the 17-year-old trailed home in 10.55 seconds, barely noticed by most …

Robin Thicke, The Roots & Jimmy Fallon Perform “Blurred Lines” on ‘Late Night’

Robin Thicke’s hit record “Blurred Lines” sits comfortably at No. 1 for an eighth straight week. To promote his new album, Thicke stopped by <i>Late</i> …

The 50 Most Influential People Behind The Scenes In Sports

Casting a wide net, we searched the sports world for the 50 most influential people who operate behind the scenes. There are presidents, owners, managers, coaches, agents, doctors and reporters.<p>These are the coaches who change the way the games are played, the commentators who shape the national …

University of Tennessee

New Music: Jay-Z Feat. Justin Timberlake “Holy Grail”

As fans eagerly awaited for 12:01 a.m. EST to arrive, Samsung’s “Magna Carta” app unlocking Jay-Z’s 12th solo album crashed. Anxious listeners …

Usain Bolt beaten in 100 metres by American Justin Gatlin at the Diamond League Golden Gala in Rome

Justin Gatlin promised Usain Bolt “a dog fight” this summer only to be dismissed by the triple Olympic champion as someone who talks a bit too much. Now he had better start listening.<p>As 50,000 spectators at the Rome Golden Gala voiced a collective gasp when the result of Thursday night’s men’s …