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Northrups Sue Photo Thief, Make Them Pay $60,000

Photographers Tony and Chelsea Northrup were shocked when they discovered one of their photos being used on a product’s packaging without their …

Intellectual Property

12 Things Costco Employees Won’t Tell You

Warehouse clubs are a fantastic way to save money, and brands like Costco have revolutionized the way that consumers shop, both in person and online. …

Employment

What's the Difference Between England, the U.K. and Great Britain?

The world was glued to their screens witnessing the much-anticipated wedding of Prince Harry to the American actress Meghan Markle, gushing at the …

United Kingdom

How To Scan Your Computer For Malware With Google Chrome

In the 9-plus years it’s been around, Google Chrome has become one of the best — and most popular — web browsers in the world. One reason for its rapid rise has been Google’s focus on security.<p>Protecting Chrome users from malware remains a top priority today. What you may not have realized is that …

Malware

David Attenborough's VR project 'Hold the World' is absolutely astonishing

You don't get many people who've been at the forefront of innovation in media like Sir David Attenborough.<p>Having brought Britain colour television, …

Virtual Reality

Here's why Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's children would not be princes and princesses

Aaron Chown/pool photo via AP<p><b>In British nobility, you are automatically a prince or princess at birth if you are born to a sitting monarch, are born</b> …

Royal Family

This Man From Australia Speaks Hindi & Bhojpuri So Well, You’ll Not Believe Your Ears

Every now and then, you keep coming across amusing videos of foreigners speaking in Hindi or Bhojpuri. But this Australian gentleman is a little …

India

Royal Wedding Photographer Reveals How Viral Photo Was Shot

The royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle captured the world’s attention this past weekend, and one particular photo received a huge amount …

Family

Jewelery thief easily slips under metal shutters for a massive haul

Surveillance footage taken from a jewelry store in China showed a man squeezing underneath a jewelry shop’s metal shutters to steal items worth more …

Home Delivery

This is Why You Can’t Stop Interrupting People

You're not alone, but you're still kind of a dick.<p>People who interrupt others are incredibly annoying. But studies suggest that, however unrepentant …

Body Language

How much the average person in 40 different countries takes home after taxes

The salary you negotiate isn't the amount you end up receiving in your paychecks. The primary reason: taxes.<p>It is well known that every country has a different corporate tax rate, but each one also has different tax rates for individuals. CapRelo published a study on tax rates and take home …

European Travel

How does the royal family make its money?

Most people make money from their day jobs. British royals are not most people.<p>Queen Elizabeth II and the British royal family have multiple sources of income, but they're still not as rich as you might expect.<p>Media reports have estimated the Queen's personal fortune is worth up to £360 million …

Royal Family

You need to watch this plane perform a wild vertical take-off

In a stunt considered delightful by many (though deeply anxiety-inducing to many others), a pilot managed to perform an almost vertical takeoff with …

Air Shows

The Teenage Entrepreneur Learning To 'Go Big' And Heading For A $250,000 Turnover

Alex Philip is one of a new breed of young entrepreneurs determined not to let their age hold them back.<p>The 14-year-old Londoner is currently turning over $30,000 a month and making $5,000 in profits, by sourcing products on Alibaba and selling them through Shopify, using drop shipping to simplify …

Entrepreneurship

The innovation turning desert sand into farmland

<b>Faisal Mohammed Al Shimmari farms in some of the most extreme conditions in the world, at Al Ain, an oasis in the United Arab Emirates desert, where temperatures can reach 50C.</b><p>"It's expensive as we have to buy water regularly to irrigate these plants," he says.<p>Farmers have to use tankers to bring …

Particles

The 7 Most Adorable Towns in France

Not to knock Paris -- a city everyone agrees is the prototype for pretty capitals -- but these small towns are the ultimate when it comes to French …

European Travel

Want to Work from Home and Save Money? Amazon, Apple, IBM, and Dell Are Hiring for These Remote Jobs

Technical or non-technical positions, there's something here for just about everyone.<p>FlexJobs, a leader in the flexible job movement that's currently disrupting the traditional workforce, has released data about how working remotely will save you money.<p>The average person can save between $4,668 to …

Employment

This Famous Airline Is Hiring Jet Pilots With Literally No Experience and Training Them for Free (but Only for 12 More Days)

You might think the one thing you'd want in a jet pilot is experience. But this famous airline has another idea.<p>Wanted: Commercial jet airline pilots. No experience necessary. But you have only 12 days to apply.<p>That's literally the pitch right now for aspiring pilots who'd like to work for …

Aviation

I had no idea this hidden iPhone trick existed, and now it’s one of my favorites

A few months ago I told you about a nifty little iOS trick that may very well keep some iPhone and iPad users from losing their minds. How annoying …

Apps

This Photographer Caught a Bird That Caught a Shark That Caught a Fish

Florida-based fine-art nature photographer Doc Jon was walking along a beach earlier this month when he captured a once-in-a-lifetime photo showing …

Nature Photography

How To Grow Unlimited Amounts Of Blueberries In Your Backyard

Blueberries are not only delicious snack but they are also very healthy fruit too. Whether you eat them raw, squeezed in your juice, added to your …

Gardening

This museum brings out your inner CIA agent

Lie Detection

Italy's 19 most beautiful villages

The colourful London houses of Cara Delevingne and her sister Poppy

Cara Delevingne's House<p>Dining room<p>Bar cart<p>Screening room<p>Music room<p>Bedroom<p>Bedroom<p>Dressing room<p>Bathroom<p>Bathroom<p>Bathroom<p>Poppy Delevingne's …

Living Rooms

Crazy video shows Special Ops training team tossing stealthy boats out of a C-17 cargo jet — and then jumping out themselves

The Pentagon has released footage of Special Warfare Combat-craft Crewmen (SWCC) jumping out of a C-17 Globemaster III heavy transportation aircraft.<p>The video shows 11 SWCCs from Special Boat Team 20 jump out of the C-17 after two boats are dropped using the Low Velocity Airdrop Delivery …

Military

OMG someone made a robot that legit transforms into a car

A team of Japanese roboticists have made the dreams of countless Gundam, Transformers, and GoBots fans come true in a magnificent way. Check out “J-deite RIDE,” a fully-functional robot capable of walking and transforming into a car.<p>This inner-child affirming piece of metal and joy is, as far as we …

Robotics

15 Patents That Changed the World

The drone. The iPhone. Bluetooth. GPS. Before they changed the world, these technologies were schematics on paper. Here is where the future began.<p>Forget the image of the lonely inventor tinkering away in a workshop. Today, it's more common that numerous technologies developed by a variety of …

Immune System

Millie Bobby Brown Made a Video of Her Dancing to "Walmart Boy"

This is seriously impressive.<p>The Internet just can't get enough of the viral sensation that is "Walmart Boy." And just when you think you've seen it all with this latest meme, Millie Bobby Brown has surprised us all.<p>The <i>Stranger Things</i> star pulled out all the stops for her tribute to the young …

If You Don't Fully Understand the Cambridge Analytica Scandal, Read This Simplified Version

Here's the "Sparknotes" version of what actually happened, and why you should care.<p>Over the past week or so, I have seen countless headlines regarding Facebook and Cambridge Analytica. Yet, none of them have helped me fully understand what happened. On a basic sense I knew that my, and many other …

Volkswagen's car 'graveyard' in California

Volkswagen has spent more than $7.4 billion (£5.2 bn) to buy back around 350,000 diesel vehicles after the emissions scandal.<p>They're being stored at sites across the US.