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The Inside Story of the Civil War for the Soul of NBC News

Brian Williams’s fabrication was just the latest, and worst, of the debacles that have plagued NBC News since NBCUniversal was bought by Comcast in 2011. Who is to blame?<p>On the afternoon of Wednesday, February 4, the beleaguered head of NBC News, 47-year-old Deborah Turness, dropped into a chair in …

Who Cares If Samsung Copied Apple?

The web has been alight these past few weeks with the details of the Apple v. Samsung lawsuit. It’s been a unique opportunity to peer behind the curtain of how these two companies operate, as the trial seeks to answer the question: did Samsung copy Apple? But there’s actually another question that …

Timmcphoto submitted: My 1986 911 project car

Timmcphoto submitted: My 1986 911 project car.

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Watch Jean-Claude Van Damme do epic splits riding two Volvo trucks

Volvo divides, Jean-Claude Van Damme conquers.<p>Here's a video of Jean-Claude Van Damme doing the splits between two reversing Volvo trucks, with an accompanying Enya soundtrack. Because internet.<p>The Belgian martial artist suffered from what can only be described as Steven Seagal syndrome, bursting …

Audi claims America unfairly pushes electrics over diesels, backed by survey

Audi, in case you haven't noticed, is quite committed to diesel technology. It champions oil burners in both the racing world and to consumers, offering American customers a total of five diesel-powered models, which is more than any brand in the US market save for its parent company, Volkswagen. …

Watch toy robots hilariously poke fun at our smartphone addiction

Quick, where's your phone? Within arm's reach? On your desk? Next to your computer? Charging? Or possibly, in your hand at this very moment? Yeah, we …

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The Great Snapchat Mirage

We don't know a single useful number about the hottest company in tech. Why Snapchat may be much smaller than it sounds.<p>Every few months, since late 2012, Snapchat has released a new number to the public. This number is touted as an important, defining metric — it is intended as a sort of Snapchat …

The devil and the details

RECENT revelations of online snooping on an epic scale, by government agencies which may well have been breaking the law, have prompted some users of …

Less skewed

In the run-up to the financial crisis the world economy was marked by huge current-account imbalances. Our chart shows how the world has since …

Of shutdowns and business travellers

The American government appears to be heading for a shutdown. What does that mean for the world of business travel?<p>First, it's terrible news for …

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David Foster Wallace's Legendary Graduation Speech Is Now An Awesome Short Film

Novelist David Foster Wallace gave a speech called "This Is Water" to the 2005 graduating class at Kenyon College.<p>The speech, which has become legendary, discusses how meaningless daily routines take over our lives and that we have to choose how we think, and what we pay attention to.<p>"This Is …