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Chernobyl: History of a Tragedy by Serhii Plokhy review – death of the Soviet dream

This book is a catalogue of delusions and self-delusions<p>The first sign to the outer world that there was something wrong came at a power plant in Sweden on 28 April 1986. A chemist responsible for measuring radiation levels noticed what seemed like a malfunction: the alarm kept going off. He …

Watch Nico Rosberg Pilot Mika Hakkinen's McLaren P1 Around Monaco

Two of Formula 1's gentleman drivers get together for a fun time in the principality and make a heck of a video.<p>Nico Rosberg/YouTube<p>Jerry PerezView …

The 10 Best Vintage Watches Under $1,000, According to Experts

With demand for vintage timepieces steadily on the rise, it might be tempting go out and spend thousands on a classic Rolex Submariner or Omega …

Watches

Selling Products Is Good. Selling Projects Can Be Even Better

In the beginning companies sold products. And then they sold services. In recent years, the fashionable suggestion has been that companies sell experiences and solutions, solving the needs and aspirations of customers.<p>Companies, indeed, do all of these things. But increasingly, what companies sell …

Roger Federer wins mind-boggling point against Novak Djokovic in ridiculous rally

Novak Djokovic ultimately won his semifinal match against Roger Federer. But before it ended, Federer showed that he still had magic in him, when he won a point by fighting valiantly on his side of the court and volleying the ball just <i>right</i> on the line.<p>The best part was Federer doing a victory …

In Amazon ad, ex 'Top Gear' host Jeremy Clarkson sticks it to the BBC

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>Jeremy Clarkson incites strong feelings of loyalty and strong feelings of "get this man out of my sight so that I don't punch him before he punches me."<p>Currently, he's under the threat of a three-year jail …

Top Gear

Explore The Terrifying Scale Of Mount Everest In This 3.2 Billion Pixel Interactive

Here’s why you’re probably not ready to climb Everest.<p>Even as yet another eponymous movie) opens in theaters, Nepalese officials are making access to Mount Everest harder than ever to attain. If you’re wondering why, look no further than this 3.2 billion pixel interactive tour of Mount Everest by …

Try not to squirm as you watch this epic bike duel

Video: watch Guy Martin fend off Michael Dunlop at the Ulster Grand Prix in this incredible two-wheeled battle

2015 British Open: Arnold Palmer cried talking about St. Andrews

Arnold Palmer was moved to tears on Wednesday at St. Andrews as he discussed coming back to the site where he narrowly missed his third straight …

Lemn Sissay for Chancellor of University of Manchester

5 Stogies for the Backyard BBQ

After another interminably long, cold and snowy winter, we’re ready to break out the shorts, t-shirts, cold brews and great cigars to celebrate the …

Foldylock

Foldylock is a new portable locking system to protect your bike, it combines the toughness of a U-lock with the versatility of a cable lock. Made …

Sneakers | The Complete App

The same guys behind the popular book "Sneakers: The Complete Limited Editions Guide” have now created the most comprehensive sneaker App ever, …

Land Rover Defender Celebration Series

Land Rover has launched the Defender Celebration Series, three exciting new limited edition models which each celebrate a different element of …

Man Quits Job to Convert Old Van into Mobile Home to Travel the World

Like many others, Mike Hudson longed to exchange the monotony of work and everyday routines for a life filled with adventure and travel. He made that dream a reality in 2013, when he quit his job as a systems engineer, gave away most of his worldly possessions, and began the enormous project of …

A Dry-Erase Board That Transmits Notes to Your Phone

On the one ha nd, taking notes during a meeting or lecture is crucial for later reference. On the other hand, the act of writing distracts us from …

The Caribbean's Best All-Inclusive Resorts for Families

Family vacations are meant to be relaxing and enjoyable, but sometimes finding the right hotel, making restaurant reservations, and booking endless activities for the kids can seem more like a chore than a restful getaway. So we here at Oyster took on the impossibly taxing job of traveling to the …

Sesame Street

Slim Sleeve – Leather Bi-Fold Wallet For Minimalists

Bellroy customers live all across the globe, so we can ship to anywhere with a letterbox. For P.O. boxes outside Australia and Europe, please use the …

Customers

The Ultimate Guide to Solving iPhone Battery Drain

I worked on the Genius Bar for almost two years, and the most difficult issue to solve was short iPhone battery life. It was extremely difficult to …

How to get US Netflix in the UK | Trusted Reviews

Why would I want Netflix US in the UK?<p>Netflix is one of the most popular digital streaming services in the UK. It lets you watch as much as you like …

Rosetta awakens, readies for first-ever road trip with a comet

The European Space Agency's Rosetta spacecraft wiped the deep space equivalent of eye gunk from its startrackers on Monday and awakened from a 31-month slumber to prepare for the coolest part of its long mission -- meeting up with and then attaching a probe to the surface of a comet as it cruises …

Roundup of Cloud Computing Forecasts Update, 2013

Time-to-market, more flexible support for business strategies by IT, and faster response time to competitive conditions are combining to accelerate cloud computing adoption today.<p>Of the enterprises I’ve spoken with over the last several months including several Fortune 500 corporations to small …

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The Good Will Out X New Balance 577

German sneaker store "The Good Will Out" have collaborated with New Balance for a special release, the "Autobahn” pack. The collection is inspired by …

New Balance Ml574 Canteen

New Balance have released some great-looking Autumn style colorways for a new collection dubbed the "Canteen Pack”. The 574 silhouette is presented …

Isak | 4x4 Defender Tours In Iceland

Feel like an adventure? check out ISAK, they offer modified Land Rover Defenders for individual rentals, as well as for guided convoy tours in …

Nike Air Vortex Vintage V-series

Nike have released some original color schemes recently, we are loving these Nike Air Vortex V-Series with a cool combination of Mid Turquoise/Total …

Shoes

Jeep Mighty Fc

The Jeep Might FC is an impressive beast of a vehicle, the retro rock crawler defies any preconceived notions you may have regarding scale and …

Optrix Xd5

Last year we did a feature on the Optrix HD - a Sport case that transforms your iPhone 4S/4/iPod into an HD action sports camera. The Optrix XD5 is a …

iPhone