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The Next Big Tech Revolution Will Be In Your Ear

Experts in UX, AI, and product design weigh in on the next big modality in computing.<p>“I wish I could touch you,” Theodore says, laying in bed. He’s met with silence. Rejection. Until she speaks up, tentatively. “How would you touch me?”<p>It’s a famously poignant scene from the movie <i>Her</i>, as the …

University of Michigan

This $10 DIY Dual Monitor Stand Isn't Fancy, but Definitely Saves Space

Sometimes effective solutions aren’t flashy, and this dual monitor stand certainly fits. It’s essentially a pair of VESA mounts drilled into a piece …

DIY

Dezeen's top 10 gadgets of 2015

Dezeen's design editor Dan Howarth selects his pick of this year's gadgets, including concepts, prototypes and commercial products for cooking, …

Do You Have a Digital Estate Plan for Your Online Assets?

<b>Updated February 2017</b> — In this digital age, people amass an electronic wealth of sorts in social media sites, photo-sharing sites, and online …

These People Have Already Broken Their Christmas Drones

Welp. They were fun while they lasted.<p>h/t Farhad Manjoo

Police radio traffic released from night Laquan McDonald killed: 'Shots fired by the police!'

On an October night in 2014, a Chicago police officer calmly radioed:<p>"Can someone get us a Taser? We’re at 40th and Keeler. This guy, ah, kind of walking away, he has a knife in his hand."<p>Four minutes later, 17-year-old Laquan McDonald lay dying near Pulaski Road and 41st Street, shot 16 times by …

Carrie Fisher Brought Her Dog To This Hilarious ‘Good Morning America’ Interview

Leave it to Carrie Fisher to make what by all accounts should have been a fairly routine morning show interview into something you don’t see every day. Not only did the <i>Star Wars</i> actress bring her dog Gary along to the interview – with his own chair! – but she got very candid with her interviewer …

Pets

The Civil War Almost Didn't End Slavery

On the 150th anniversary of the ratification of the 13th Amendment, we should reflect on the arduous battle to rid the nation once and for all of the …

Hip-Hop Cash Kings 2015

Dr. Dre is still riding high from the sale of Beats, but with his lump sum payday in the rearview mirror, he cedes his cash crown to someone else. Read on to discover the 20 top-earning hip-hop acts in the world.

Gary Clark Jr.: 5 Songs I Wish I’d Written

B.B. King, “You’re Still My Woman”<p>On <i>Live in Japan</i>, there's a place where the band breaks down, and he goes into this run that is so jazzy, funky, raw …

Music

The $40,000 ‘Bug’ Camera Drone Being Tested by the US Military

The PD-100 Black Hornet 2 is a high-tech camera drone that’s currently being tested by the US military. Unlike consumer drones used by photographers, …

Here’s that $2.2 million Bugatti yacht you didn’t know you needed

Ultra-exotic car maker Bugatti doesn't currently have any cars in production, and it's months away from showing its next model — the Chiron — to the public. But that doesn't mean you can't buy Bugatti-branded stuff right now. Very expensive Bugatti-branded stuff, in fact.<p>Meet the Niniette, a series …

Here's how stand-up comedy can make your presentations more engaging

David Nihill doesn't want that to happen to you. He's the founder of FunnyBizz, a community and conference series that helps companies create more engaging content using techniques from storytelling, comedy, and improv, and author of the bestseller <i>Do You Talk Funny? 7 Comedy Habits to Become a</i> …

Why Broke People Stay Broke

I wish I had a $1 for every time I received an email asking, "How can I afford personal development if I'm broke?" I'd likely take more online classes than I do now. What else would a self-proclaimed self-help junky do with such a windfall?<p>My response is typically the same. "Personal development …

Vehicle Gadgets - Page 33 » Coolest Gadgets

by Julie<p>I love the water. I have to say that as much as I hate to exercise, when you put me in the water I just can’t stop myself. I love surfing and …

SanDisk Connect Wireless Flash Drive for Smartphones and Tablets

Editor's Rating<p>4.7?<p>Discovered on 2015-11-27<p>Get quick and easy wireless access to your media with the SanDisk Connect Wireless Flash Drive for …

Gear & Gadgets

Pusha T Reveals First Order Of Business As G.O.O.D. Music President

While speaking with Mass Appeal for their “5 Under 5” series, Virginia lyricist Pusha T was asked what his first order of business will be now that …

Genius troll plants fake Black Friday sale signs at Target

Black Friday shopping might seem gruesome, but this trollish prank is here to liven it up.<p>Photoshop whiz Jeff Wysaski, of Pleated Jeans, has created …

Black Friday

What Higher Consciousness Really Means, How We Attain It, and What It Does for the Human Spirit

“At such moments, the world reveals itself as quite different: a place of suffering and misguided effort … but also a place of tenderness and longing, beauty, and touching vulnerability. “<p><i>“[Leonardo da Vinci’s] unique brain wiring … allowed him the opportunity to experience the world from the</i> …

Green innovation: This company is growing the future of automated agriculture

If your goal is to create a stable food supply on Earth, or elsewhere for that matter, one path to steady, environmentally friendly and …

Slavery, the Nazis and the KKK: We can’t face the past, and it’s poisoning our future

<b>(AP/Reuters/Stephane Mahe/Salon)</b><p>Faulkner’s maxim is truer than ever — and while the whole world struggles with history, America’s denial is toxic<p>Andrew O'Hehir<p>November 7, 2015 5:00pm (UTC)<p>No quotation from American literature, with the possible exception of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s “boats against the …

Human Rights

DJ Drama's Ex-Wife Says He Gave Drake's Reference Tracks to Meek Mill

The <b>Drake</b> and <b>Meek Mill</b> situation just won't seem to go away, and it now involves a very messy Twitter squabble between <b>DJ Drama</b> and his ex-wife, <b>Summer</b> …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Anonymous drops names of KKK members online, including US politicians

Anonymous has released four separate drops that allegedly include the names and information of members of the Ku Klux Klan — a Christian white supremacy organization identified as a hate group by the Anti-Defamation League and the Southern Poverty Law Center. The list, so far, has apparently …

Anti-Defamation League

Why People Happily Spend Money on Snacks, Smartphones, and Slot Machines--But Not Coaching or Therapy.

I recently entered my 29th year of practice in the field of emotional health.<p>Through the decades, I've seen a number of things change--hairstyles, clothing trends, music, cars, technology, and communication preferences.<p><b>One thing hasn't changed, though.</b><p>Today--as always--many people are fine with …

The latest advance in 3D printing: replacement teeth

Photograph: /Stratasys<p>This dental replica was made using a 3D printer. Researchers are now working on ways to make 3D-printed teeth resistant to bacteria. Photograph: …

3D Printing

11 mind-blowing facts about Apple that show just how massive the company really is

Apple is among the largest publicly traded companies in the US by market capitalization (the value of its shares).<p>But it's hard to wrap your head around that fact.<p>Can you picture the value of Apple's shares, $673 billion?<p>The iPhone's popularity has catapulted Apple from an underdog fighting IBM to …

5 Things Bill Gates Says You Must Do to Be Successful

When the world's richest man offers career advice, it's smart to listen.<p>If you're looking for a role model of lifelong success, you can't do much better than Bill Gates. Microsoft, the company he founded, created a whole industry. At a net worth of nearly $80 billion, he's the richest man in the …

Bill Gates

Music you may have missed in the last three months

It’s not an overstatement to say that the past three months have thrown up some of the most interesting, complex and agenda-setting musical creations of the year so far, from fearless visionary FKA twigs crafting every perfect inch of audio-visual EP <i>M3LL15X</i> to Icelandic icon Björk embarking on a …

The 10 Best Spots to Catch Fall Colors

’Tis the season for tangerine-tinted maples and oaks. Here’s where to get your leaf peeping on across the U.S.<p>Aspen, Colorado<p>The town of Aspen, Colorado, got its name for a reason. Endless stands of the namesake trees line the mountains that surround town. And they all turn yellow in the fall. Take …

7 Online Classes That Will Make You Smarter and More Interesting

Massive open online courses have opened up classes from top-tier universities to students around the world. Here are some of the more unique offerings.<p>Since massive open online courses, known as MOOCs, exploded on the higher education scene, they've increased the breadth and access of classes in a …

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