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Fantastic 120-Year-Old Color Pictures of Ireland

There's a lot more to the Emerald Isle than the supposed World’s Greatest Snake Exterminator. Need some proof? Just check out these photochrom prints …

Ireland

Trillions in Energy Subsidies: The Case for Favoring Fossil Fuels over Low-Carbon Sources

<b>By Mitchell Beer</b><p>One of the surest ways to move toward a low-carbon future would be to cut the multi-billion-dollar annual subsidies the world’s …

Baby DJ School

Babies

HEICO SPORTIV - Volvo V40 HPC

The 650 HP Volvo Polestar Racing V8 Supercars engine

This is Volvo's awesome S60 V8 Supercar entry [w/video]

Australian auto news has been dire for the last several months with all three automakers that build there announcing they would stop production within the next three years. But Volvo is providing a shot of excitement with the unveiling of its new S60 racecar for the upcoming season of the …

Volvo V70 and XC70 and Ocean Race special editions wash ashore ahead of Geneva

Volvo will unveil the third in its series of new concepts to the 2014 Geneva Motor Show, but it will also bring a flotilla of special editions to the Swiss show. The V70 and XC70 are getting limited-edition models called simply Edition, and the V40, V40 Cross Country, V60 and XC60 will have Volvo …

Volvo Concept Estate gets official [w/video]

The final chapter of Volvo's concept car trilogy has arrived after a few teasers earlier this week, as well as some recently leaked images, and as we so astutely summarized previously, it's a brown shooting brake. Really, we couldn't think of a better type of vehicle to follow up the Concept Coupe …

See Volvo's integration of Apple CarPlay in action

Apple unveiled its new CarPlay touchscreen infotainment system earlier today, and Volvo has just released a video showing the system in action. The Cupertino tech giant is expected to announce partnerships with Ferrari and Mercedes-Benz to license CarPlay, as well, at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show and …

JamCam App Lets You Use Songs In Your Mobile Videos

Video apps are sprouting up like weeds, but Vine and Instagram still hold the majority share of video creation on mobile. However, there’s one thing that both of these services are lacking: a voiceover tool.<p>But a new startup is looking to remedy that. World, meet JamCam.<p>JamCam doesn’t let you use …

Strawberries Introduce Kids to Natural Sweets from the Garden

Fresh strawberries from the garden offer sweetness the way nature intended. Use this naturally sweet crop to introduce kids to healthy sugar.<p>Would …

Gardening

Lakemaid Beer Drone Delivery

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UK Sends Typhoon Fighters to Baltic States To Guard Against Russia

Following Crimea’s referendum Sunday that resulted in a 97 percent vote favoring secession from Ukraine and joining Russia, Great Britain's defense …

Google Docs Goes Down, Along With Hangouts Following Discounted Google Drive Pricing

Several Google services went down on Monday, following the company’s announcement on Thursday that it would lower pricing for Google Drive cloud …

Sugar Found In Tequila Plant May Stave Off Diabetes, But Also Lacks A Certain Sweetness

A shot of Jose Cuervo probably isn’t what first comes to mind when considering ways to combat obesity and type 2 diabetes. But new research finds …

Microsoft Office For iPad Launch Tipped For March 27, Satya Nadella Could Host The Event

Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) has scheduled a media event on March 27 -- likely to be hosted by the company’s newly appointed CEO, Satya Nadella -- where …

Courtney Love Thinks She Might Know Where The Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 Could Be

Courtney Love believes she has found a lead to help locate Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, which went missing on March 8, triggering an international …

Microsoft’s OneNote For Mac Is Here, Software Now Free Across All Platforms

Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT), on Monday, released a new version of its OneNote app for Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) OS X operating system on Mac. The app is now …

Germany’s ZEW Sentiment Index Comes In Below Expectations; ZEW Index Shows Sentiment In Euro Zone Also Takes Hit

Economic sentiment in Germany, as measured by the ZEW index, took a hit in March even while a measure that gauges current conditions also came in …

March FOMC Meeting Preview: Fed’s Forward Guidance, QE Taper And Janet Yellen’s First Press Conference

Further tapering of quantitative easing, or QE, is widely expected at Janet Yellen’s first policy-setting meeting as chair of the U.S. Federal …

Egyptian And Tunisian Constitutions Favor Intellectual Property Rights – Here’s Why That’s Important

Both Egypt and Tunisia adopted new constitutions this year, three years after their revolutions, and both have specific provisions to protect …

US Virgin Islands Lures Businesses With Tax Breaks

The U.S. Virgin Islands is attempting to lure small businesses with substantial corporate tax breaks, in a bid to create jobs and diversify the tiny …

Real Estate – Atlas

OK. Let’s start with a disclaimer. It’s cool if you’re not into Real Estate. After all, I know people with good taste who don’t like Radiohead or …

Book News: U.K. Campaign Wants To Slay Pretty Princesses, Valiant Knights

<i>The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly.</i><p>A weeks-old campaign to get U.K. publishers to stop labeling children's books by gender is garnering support from members of Parliament, authors and booksellers, including the major retailer Waterstones. The literary …

Three Ingredient Grapefruit Popsicles/ Paletas

Back in the spring of 2003, I embarked on my first solo international flight headed to Siena, Italy by way of Florence, by way of Bologna. I must …

Single Serving: BASECAMP – All That She Wants (Ace of Base Cover)

So Nashville-based r&b trio BASECAMP just released their slinky cover of Ace of Base’s “All That She Wants” and it’s pretty incredible. Stripped down …

Single Serving: Marian Hill – One Time

With influences ranging “from Ella Fitzgerald to Drake” Philly-based duo Marian Hill (producer Jeremy Lloyd and vocalist Samantha Gongol) are …

Beck – Morning Phase

Typically I view waffles as the culinary equivalent of gooey, upbeat pop music: they’re a guilty pleasure. Drizzled with maple syrup (or, in my case, …