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Behold The Most Hilarious Wildlife Photos of 2017

Wildlife photographer Tibor Kércz would spend a few nights each year camped out in a tent near a tree, hoping to capture photos of little owls and …

Wildlife

8 Great Board Games To Give And Receive in 2017

Take it from me: the board game fanatic on your list already has Monopoly and Settlers of Catan. If you’re going to give games this year, it’s time to think outside the box.<p>I’ve been lucky enough to test out some recent new titles before they reach most board gamers’ living room shelf. Here are …

Cinnamon Roll Swirl Cake

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>In a large bowl, mix all the ingredients together except for the butter.<p>Step 2<p>once mixed ...slowly pour in the butter.<p>Step 3<p>Pour …

The Best Frosted Apple Cinnamon Rolls

A PLEASANT SURPRISE AWAITS YOU WITH THESE CINNAMON ROLLS WRAPPED IN WARM APPLES WITH A BLANKET OF GOLDEN ICING It smells so good in here already …

Andy Serkis Reading President Trump's Tweets as Gollum is a Bit Too Perfect

Andy Serkis, the actor who played Gollum in the <i>Lord of the Rings</i> series, was on <i>The Late Show with Stephen Colbert</i> last night. And Colbert, a huge …

Stephen Colbert

Make instant slushies with supercooling

A scientific party trick.<p>Sound the alarms: Water doesn’t always freeze when it should. In fact, you can chill water and most other liquids below the temperatures at which they usually freeze. Scientists once cooled water down to the frigid temperature of -51°C, and the H2O remained liquid, at least …

Tap Water

Grammarly raises $110 million for a better spell check

Some people really need help with grammar. By the way, “a lot” is two words. “Your” and “you’re” are not the same thing.<p>Grammarly has been quietly building a freemium grammar checker to help students, writers and people who want to make a good impression on social media or email. Now they’re …

Profit

Overwatch Playboy-Style Online Magazine Created by Fans Resurfaces

Game Over For Playwatch<p>Last week we told you how the Playboy-style Overwatch online magazine called “Playwatch” which features articles, interviews …

Overwatch

JK Rowling Has Advice for Those Planning to Burn Harry Potter Books and Movies

J.K. Rowling doesn't have any problem engaging with angry people on Twitter -- she'll even offer them helpful, if cheeky, advice.<p>The creator of the Harry Potter series has been the target of a lot of outrage recently in response to her criticism of Donald Trump, but she doesn't seem too bothered. …

Five Minute FileMaker Pie Chart-Fast FileMaker Pie Chart-FileMaker Pro 15 Instructional Videos

Video

Paper Airplane Machine Gun V2.0

YouTuber Papierfliegerei made a significantly better version of his playful gun. The portable paper plane factory now has a modular construction for …

Portable

You are Gonna Love LiveCode for FileMaker Developers - Meet Us at DevCon 2017 in Phoenix

All of us here at FMT just love LiveCode and all the built in Features for Custom App Building! LiveCode brings the easy English based coding of …

Databases

A clickable map

A little more than a year ago I wrote how to make a clickable map in FileMaker using a web viewer. The fmp protocol was a little bit limited in the …

Disney will fly 300 drones simultaneously every night this winter in Orlando

The technology, invented by Intel, allows a single pilot to operate hundreds of drones at once.<p>Disney will send 300 drones into the air every night over Orlando, Fla., this winter to create a holiday-themed light show in the night sky.<p>The entertainment giant is using Intel’s Shooting Star drone, …

Google's new website lets you play with its experimental AI projects

Google is letting users peek into some of its most experimental artificial intelligence projects.<p>The company unveiled a new website Tuesday called …

How Tesla And Elon Musk's 'Gigafactories' Could Save The World

Pretty much everything Elon Musk does is motivated, on some level, by his concern about climate change and the fossil fuels that most scientists believe are contributing to the problem. Tesla Motors, SolarCity and even SpaceX and its wild plan to build a colony on Mars are all about either fighting …

“Unplugged” Is A Short Film About What It’s Like To Be A Wedding Photographer In The Modern Era

This is prime time for weddings in my area, so I have seen many of my wedding photographer friends share this video on social media already. The …

Creating an Infinite Slider in FileMaker

<b>Disclaimer: This blog has nothing to do with all you can eat hamburgers</b><p>Module Description<p>This is an elegant way to display a virtually unlimited …

Databases

Stranger Things is Reimagined as a Delightfully '80s Video Game

One thing largely absent from Netflix’s summer sensation “Stranger Things” is much mention of video games, which is somewhat surprising given that …

Stranger Things

19 secret references you never noticed in your favorite movies

These hidden references are sometimes known as Easter eggs. They can be anything from an inside joke on set to a shout-out to another film.<p>From "Star Wars" to "The Godfather," let's go on a scavenger hunt for some of the best hidden references in your favorite films.<p><i>Frank Pallotta contributed to a</i> …

Report refutes LGBT ‘born that way’ theory

According to a new report, scientific evidence fails to support the “born that way” theory of sexual orientation. In addition, there is “no evidence” …

Batman Cosplay Suit Sets World Record With 23 Gadgets

A mind-blowing Batman cosplay costume sporting 23 functioning gadgets – including smoke bombs, a grapnel gun and a bat sign projector – has earned a …

World Records

How do I convince my kids that God is real and science is wrong?

Don’t start trolling the comments section yet! This is not a question I am asking, It’s a question I’ve answered.<p>Allow me to explain… A few weeks …

John Oliver shreds the Leave camp in an impassioned rant on the UK's Brexit referendum

The "Last Week Tonight" host on Sunday broke down the referendum set for Thursday that will see British citizens vote on whether the UK should remain a member of the European Union.<p>Oliver spent most of the 15-minute segment making the case that a Leave vote is, well, not exactly what those …

Great Britain

Guns In Your Favorite Movie Scenes Have Been Replaced By Selfie Sticks

Some directors like to rewrite the history of guns in their films. George Lucas went back to <i>Star Wars</i> in 1997 and made it so Greedo shot at Han Solo first, justifying Solo’s kill shot. Then, Steven Spielberg rejiggered E.T. so that police officers were holding walkie talkies instead of rifles. Fans …

This Dad Totally Nails What It's Like to Vacation With a Baby

'Man vs. Baby' dad Matt Coyne is at it again with a funny-but-true Facebook post about vacationing with a baby.<p>Remember Man vs. Baby blogger Matt Coyne? He's the dude who won the Internet back in December with his brutally honest post on Facebook about becoming a first-time father. He compared …

Parenting

11 Genius Storage Ideas for Your Backsplash

Here's how Dark Souls is going to work as a board game

Dark Souls: The Board Game raises more than $250,000 in first few hours<p>As promised, tabletop game maker Steamforged Games launched its Kickstarter campaign for <i>Dark Souls: The Board Game</i> today, promising a tabletop experience that's faithful to FromSoftware's action-RPG franchise. Steamforged …