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The Metro: Exodus Trailers and the Problem with 'Vertical Slices'

So that trailer for Metro Exodus at the Game Awards was pretty great, right? The sweeping shots of a snowed-in ruined Russian city, the flicking of a …

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California advises against keeping your phone in your pocket

The jury is still out on whether or not cellphone radiation is bad for you, but California's Department of Public Health isn't taking any chances. The agency just issued an advisory that suggests residents should take steps to limit their exposure to cellphones. The notice recommends avoiding phone …

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More Free Xbox One And 360 Games With Gold Available Now

The first batch of December's Games with Gold titles returned to their normal price recently, but a couple of new titles are free right now for Xbox Live Gold members. In addition to the co-op action game Warhammer: End Times - Vermintide, which is available throughout the entire month, Gold …

Former Navy pilot describes bizarre encounter with aircraft with 'no plumes, wings, or rotors' that outran his fighter jet

Commander David Fravor's colleagues made fun of him after learning he encountered what appeared to be a UFO during a standard training mission off the coast of San Diego in 2004.<p>Fravor was in his F/A-18F fighter jet when a radio operator asked him to investigate a mysterious, white floating object …

Understanding Ethereum, Bitcoin’s Virtual Cousin

Bitcoin has many cousins and competitors. None have grown more popular than Ethereum, a global computer network with its own virtual currency, called Ether.<p><b>What is Ethereum?</b><p>Ethereum is a global computing network operating according to rules defined by Ethereum software.<p>Those rules allow the …

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I've Traveled to 70 Countries Solo—This Is the One Everyone Should Visit

Packing up your possessions, booking a ticket, and venturing to a foreign country on your own is one of the most daunting but liberating things you …

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How to Find Work Overseas: 15 Ways to Earn Money When You Travel

How much money do you need for your trip?<p>$1,000? $2,000? $5,000? $50,000?<p>I’ve estimated that a yearlong trip around the world will cost you an …

19 Recipes to Make the Most Out of Your Cast Iron Skillet

I've spent my whole adult life living in apartments, which means I've never had the space to amass as many pans as I'd like. Practicality dictates that I only buy what I'm really going to use. There are just a couple pans I own that I have no trouble justifying: a carbon steel wok, an eight-inch …

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Ultimate Banana Bread Recipe | America's Test Kitchen

We prefer whole milk in this recipe, but 1 or 2 percent low-fat milk may be substituted. Do not substitute frozen cherries for the fresh cherries.<p><b>1.</b> …

There are 76,000 secret categories hidden in Netflix — here's how to see all of them

Netflix has over 76,000 categories of TV shows and movies, but you may never see most of these when you're browsing around for something new to watch. Fortunately, there are a few simple hacks that let you do a deeper dive into the streaming service.<p><b>Follow Tech Insider:</b>On Facebook

This genius cooking system will help you plan ahead to eat well all week long

In the new year, many of us resolve to cook more often—a habit that’s healthier, cheaper, and often more enjoyable than eating out or ordering Seamless. Yet it can be hard to find the time to devote to meal preparation, much less creative menu-planning.<p>It’s little wonder, then, that meal kits like …

Tesla turns to Australia for its Powerwall 2 where it can pay for itself in 6 years

As we reported last week when Sweden announced a significant incentive for residential energy storage that brings down the price of a Tesla Powerwall 2 to less than $3,000, incentives and/or high electricity rates are still required to make a return on investment with Tesla’s new residential …

Australia's new $5 bill is so high-tech it can play a vinyl record

Australia's new A$5 bill is so high-tech vending machines can't handle it, but no problem — here's something else you can do with all that spare cash.<p>…

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Here's How Many Adjustments a Formula 1 Driver Makes on a Single Lap

Nico Rosberg is constantly fiddling with the dials and buttons on his steering wheel as he nabs pole position at Baku.<p>Mercedes-AMG driver Nico Rosberg saw more than 215 mph as he nabbed pole position at the 2016 European Grand Prix. His 1:42.758 qualifying lap was nearly a second faster than Force …

10 Times Actors Had Real Sex In Mainstream Movies or On-Screen

With world cinema getting bolder and bolder day by day, actors have to push hard to their limits. Some actors get so much indulged in their roles …

Japan Is Said to Be Negotiating with Banks to Borrow At a Zero Rate

Japan’s Ministry of Finance is negotiating with the country’s major banks to lend to the government at a zero interest rate in auctions beginning in …

The 50 Smoothest Pick-Up Lines in Movie History

Because "I lost my phone number. Can I have yours?" isn't nearly good enough.<p>Here's an extreme understatement for you: It is difficult to approach someone in a bar, on the street, or in a crowded venue and try to charm them with the perfect come-on. Which is precisely why we have the scripted …

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This $18 Smartphone Gadget Turns Your World Into An Augmented Reality First-Person Shooter

Life is just one big game of laser tag with Father.io. I got a chance to play with an early prototype of the company’s Inceptor smartphone dongle and its augmented reality massive multiplayer first-person shooter app. It was a blast.<p>The company is launching on Indiegogo today, aiming to raise …

These Adorably Rugged Russian Trucks Will Drive On and Over Anything

They may be small but these buggers can tackle a lot.<p>If you're driving around off-road in the Russian wilderness, you are going to come across all sorts of snow, ice, mud, dirt, logs, you name it. So if you're taking your all terrain vehicle to Siberia, it better be able to tackle <i>all</i> terrains. And …

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8 documentaries that will make you smarter about money

The wealthiest, most successful people continually self-educate, which is why most of them spend so much time reading.<p>If the classic finance books don't work for you, there are other ways to get smarter about money.<p>Here, we've compiled eight documentaries that will keep you entertained <i>and</i> teach you …

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This Gluten Free Raw Cookie Dough Dip Won't Give You Salmonella

Real talk: we've all been caught with our fingers in the mixer bowl at one point or another. Cookie dough is just so good, but since it has raw eggs, apparently we're supposed to eat it in moderation? So, I've found the ultimate solution -- eggless cookie dough that's meant to be eaten raw.<p>You can …

Need for Speed's Soundtrack Revealed

Electronic Arts has released the full soundtrack listing for the upcoming Need for Speed "full reboot" in development at Ghost Games for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC. The 64-song soundtrack offers a big variety of genres, including EDM, rock, and rap. The song "Elektra" by punk band Refused is …

Here's a breakdown of the speech that won the 2015 World Championship of Public Speaking

On August 15, Saudi Arabian security engineer Mohammed Qahtani won the title of Toastmasters International World Champion of Public Speaking. He survived seven rounds of a competition that lasted six months and included 33,000 competitors from around the world.<p>He and nine other finalists competed …

The 16 funniest expressions in Hawaii (and how to use them)

1. Locals don’t cheer when they’re excited, they shout, “Chee hoo!”<p>2. When everything is all messed up, things are definitely “hamajang.”<p>3. You don’t …

The Most Popular Countries for Sex Tourism

Many countries have become synonymous with sex tourism, whether legal or illegal, and are travel destinations purely for that industry. Each of the following countries have gorgeous and culturally-interesting cities that lure more PG-minded tourists, but they also all have very visible and …

"Dismaland": Banksy's New Art Exhibition on Display in a Macabre, Disney-Inspired Theme Park

It may not be the happiest place on earth, but Banksy‘s new Dismaland Bemusement Park promises to be a thrilling pop-up destination for lovers of art, rides and games, and dark humor. Billed as a “family theme park unsuitable for children” and “a festival of art, amusements and entry-level …

10 Great TV Shows You're Not Watching

Look, everyone is excited about "Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp." And for good reason: It rules. So does "Mr. Robot" and "Ray Donovan" …