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The Rise and Fall of AIM, the Breakthrough AOL Never Wanted

<i>When we think about the spectacular collapses of once untouchable Internet properties, companies like MySpace and Pets.com come to mind. The rise and</i> …

​What is Heartbleed, anyway?

If you're an IT professional, gadget blogger or token geek in your circle of friends, chances are, you've been hounded relentlessly over the past couple of days about "this Heartbleed thing."<p>"Do I need to update my antivirus?"<p>"Can I login to my bank account now?"<p>"Google already fixed it, …

Why don't French books sell abroad?

<b>French authors routinely appear in the English-speaking world's lists of the best novels ever - Voltaire, Flaubert, and Proust… sometimes Dumas and Hugo too. But when it comes to post-war literature, it's a different story. Even voracious readers often struggle to name a single French author they</b> …

Books

Nigerian man rescued from sunken boat after three days trapped at bottom of Atlantic – video

Harrison Odjegba Okene, a Nigerian cook, is found by divers after surviving for three days in an air pocket on a sunken tugboat at the bottom of the Atlantic. Divers from the Dutch company DCN Diving are looking for dead bodies when Okene grabs one of the divers' hands. The diver uses hot water to …

Kenya's Ticking Time Bomb | Kenya

You can witness the same scene at dawn every morning in Kenya's capital, Nairobi: thousands of young people in search of work are streaming out from the city's slums towards its industrial areas.<p>Most of them are neatly if simply dressed, many of them are full of optimism, but the vast majority are …

State Senator’s Son Was Talented and Troubled

Johnny Camacho was at work in Salem, Va., on Tuesday when he glanced up to see his friend’s father’s image on a television screen.<p>“I thought maybe …

See Angelina Jolie Terrify and Vivienne Jolie-Pitt Make Her Acting Debut in the First Maleficent Trailer

Our first glimpse of Disney’s villain-centric <i>Sleeping Beauty</i>spin-off arrives today with the very first trailer for <i>Maleficent</i>, starring Our Lady Angelina Jolie and a pair of twisted black horns that will scare off the neighborhood children. The character is Sleeping Beauty’s wicked fairy godmother …

More Tips on How to Take Sharp Photos

OK, now. Here’s part two of my series on how to take sharp photos – with more tips on keeping your camera steady.<p>“Boscastle” captured by Irek Kimak …

Landscape Photography

Delightful Images of Orphaned Animals Cuddling Together

What happens when two unlikely animals are placed together? No one really knows until you try the actual union. In the case of Anzac and Peggy, it is …