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The Books that Shaped Us

In researching the best design books out there, I found myself unsatisfied with the lists 20+ deep of design books. I wanted a personal perspective …

18 amazing countries where you can stay, eat, and tour for less than you live at home

When you ask Americans why they don't travel abroad, the top reason they cite is cost.<p>But once you get on that plane to a cheaper part of the world — Southeast Asia, say, or Central America, or even, yes, Northern Europe — man do the prices drop. You won't realize how rich you are until you land in …

New York City has a charming 4,000-person island that most people have never heard of — here's what it's like

New Yorkers rarely explore the tourist destinations in their own city.<p>I've never been to the Statue of Liberty, for example, and have visited the Empire State Building only once, when I was barely old enough to walk.<p>But there's a destination in the city that New Yorkers and tourists alike have …

New England

7 Great Websites for Buying Guys’ Gifts

Stumped for what to get the men in your life this holiday season? Think beyond the obvious present (ahem, novelty socks) with these seven clever …

18 Books to Gift Everyone on Your List

Whether your mom has a bookshelf packed with self-help books or your cousin’s a budding chef or your dad is <i>full</i> of random facts about the Civil War, …

10 Wines for Under $10 to Enjoy Outdoors

Whether it is a day at the beach, working outside or enjoying the sun in the backyard, beat the heat and keep cool with these 10 wines for under …

Wine & Spirits

How a community changed by refugees came to embrace Trump

LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Richard Rodrigue stood in the back of a banquet hall, watching his blond-haired, blue-eyed daughter mingle among her high school classmates. These teenagers speak dozens of languages, and hail from a dozen African nations.<p>They fled brutal civil war, famine, oppressive regimes …

There's a dark secret at the heart of artificial intelligence: no one really understands how it works

Last year, a strange self-driving car was released onto the quiet roads of Monmouth County, New Jersey. The experimental vehicle, developed by researchers at the chip maker Nvidia, didn't look different from other autonomous cars, but it was unlike anything demonstrated by Google, Tesla, or General …

Machine Learning

The 50 Best Podcasts Right Now

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23 Tweets About Parrots That We're Gonna Need You To Read By The End Of The Day

With minimal training, these tweets can be taught to say almost anything.<p>The African Grey parrot is known for its uncanny ability to mimic human …

In the age of the algorithm, the human gatekeeper is back

The rise of algorithms has been relentless, but we need human input in our world of technological innovations<p>Greg Linden may not be a household name, but he changed the way we interact with culture and transformed retail forever. An engineer at Amazon in the late 1990s, Linden worked on a curious …

Personalization

How will driverless cars make life or death choices? Google exec admits he doesn't know

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>I think of morality as a feather that shifts in the wind and occasionally brushes your face delightfully as it falls to earth.<p>I'm still perturbed, however, whether technology has a fine grasp of it. Or …

Dr. Mac’s Rules of Bargain Hunting

Dr. Mac’s Rants & Raves<br>Episode #188<p>I like a good bargain on anything, but I love bargain hunting for tech toys. My friends call me thrifty or …

27 Goodest Tweets We Scrolled Past This Week #47

27 Goodest Tweets We Scrolled Past Th...<br>This week's tweets are really ... something.<br>Submitted by: <b>Jason Flowers</b><br>Worthy<br>Keywords: funny tweets jokes best …

The 25 best kitchen gadgets you can buy for under $25

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>There are tons of kitchen gadgets and tools on the market that can make cooking easier and more efficient. A lot of them are also very …

Kitchens

9 of the Best Travel Books

<b>Travel has inspired some of the greatest novels of all time. Here are just some of our favourites.</b><p><b>The Great Railway Bazaar by Paul Theroux</b><p>One of the finest travel writers, Theroux's debut novel, published in 1975, recalls his four-month journey from Europe, through the Middle East and into Asia by …

The most exciting science books of 2016 (possibly) | Dean Burnett

Photograph: Jeff Kravitz/MTV1415/FilmMagic<p>Kanye West’s geological expeditions prove for rich material.<p>84<p>image/jpeg<p>http://media.guim.co.uk/9904ff33a5394bfae90a10a626659373c8083dbf/0_231_4928_2956/140.jpg<p>140<p>Photograph: REX/Moviestore Collection<p>A combination of period drama and hardcore maths. What …

The 21 most popular novels of the year so far

The beauty of fiction writing is its ability to take the reader into captivating imagined worlds, from fantasy-like environments to tales set back in time.<p>Every year, Amazon pulls together its most popular print books of the year​. Based on sales numbers and updated daily, the list is a good …

Books

Eleven Days: When Agatha Christie went missing

In an exclusive short story for BBC Culture and BBC Britain, Kate Mosse writes a fictional account of the 11 mysterious days when the popular crime writer vanished.<p><b>Eleven Days</b><p>A sharp slip of cold air as she winds down the window. A laundered handkerchief to clean the inside of the windscreen. Black …

My Advice to the Guy Who Wrote ‘Advice to Aspiring Full Time Photographers’

Dear Mr. Kim,<p>I read a blog post of yours titled “Advice to Aspiring Full Time Photographers” reposted on PetaPixel.<p>It’s filled with lots of exciting …

Google’s next smartphone will be 5.9in phablet made by Motorola

Google is expected to release its new flagship Nexus Android smartphone later this month, which the Guardian understands will be a super-sized “phablet” device with a 5.9in screen.<p>The new smartphone will be made by Motorola under the Nexus brand according to people familiar with the matter, …