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The Making of ‘Boyhood’: Richard Linklater’s 12-Year Journey to Create An American Masterpiece

Filmed off-and-on over the course of 12 years, Boyhood chronicles the growth of a young boy from first grade through entering college. The cast and …

Boyhood, review: 'the achievement of a lifetime'

Richard Linklater's Boyhood, filmed over 12 years to depict a boy growing up in real time, and for which Patricia Arquette won the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress, is extraordinary, says Robbie Collin<p><b>Director: Richard Linklater; starring: Ellar Coltrane, Lorelei Linklater, Patricia Arquette,</b> …

This Tiny Tool Could Be Used To Stop Teens From Texting While Driving

On Wednesday, Cuomo signed off on Esurance's plan to offer a device called DriveSafe free to all Esurance customers. While there's no shortage of apps that can disable a driver's smart phone (the military and even churches have been jamming cell phone signals for a while now), DriveSafe is a …

Here's How Google Glass Could Transform Visits To The Doctor Office

Nashville-based startup Octovis, Inc. is working with doctors to bring Google Glass technology — the $1,500 wearable computing device — into examining rooms and operating rooms to make it easier for doctors to take notes and access patient information, like MRIs or other images during surgery.<p>We …

The Science Of Cool

What makes one consumer design cool and not another?<p>Take a look at the two water bottles below. The one on the left is pretty much your standard water bottle design: tall, clear, probably crinkly. The one on the right feels a bit less conventional, with its sleek aluminum shell shaped like an …

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How to Do Everything. (Well, Almost.)

Learning something new every day just ain't enough, so we rounded up a herd of pros, experts, and autodidacts; interrogated them (gently); and laid down their secrets here. Dig in to our encyclopedic array of do-it-yourself intelligence and discover the right way to climb high, fool fish, brew …

Amazon Drones: Coming Soon to Seattle?

When Amazon said it wanted to deploy drones for speedier (and cooler) deliveries, it was serious. The company has just asked the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for permission to test drones outdoors in Seattle, near its headquarters.<p>A stamp of approval from the FAA would help put Amazon on …

Ultimate Summer #TripLit Reading List

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>The dog days stretch out in front of us in all their indolent or pulse-quickening glory, depending on your style. This sunny season is paved with compelling stories to be lazily read by the beach or gobbled up on a long-haul flight to your next adventure. Our summer reading …

How to Accept a Compliment With Class | The Art of Manliness

You hand someone a gift and they eagerly tear off the wrapping paper and lift the lid on the box. But as they pick up and examine the present tucked …

32 Game-Changing Quotes About Love And Life That Will Make You Feel Better, Instantly

I don’t care about whose DNA has recombined with whose. When everything goes to hell, the people who stand by you without flinching they are your …

Bill Murray: The ESQ+A

The actor talks about inaccessibility and freedom, commitment and fatherhood. And Wes Anderson. And citrus fruit.<p><i>Published in the June/July 2012 issue</i><p><i>Friday, early evening in the basement of Murray's house in Charleston, South Carolina. Raab got into town around noon.</i><p><b>SCOTT RAAB:</b> Your name came up …

7 Foods That Could Help Lower Your Stress Levels

That's normal. According to a recent survey by the Harvard School of Public Health, NPR, and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, 39% of people say they eat more when they're stressed out. Another 44% say they eat less when stressed, which is a bad idea because your body won't be able to function or …

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5 Bedtime Snacks That'll Help You Sleep Better

After-dinner noshing might not be such a bad idea after all…<p>If you're constantly groggy but struggling to get the sleep you need, your biological clock could be out of whack. Thankfully, getting your snooze cycle back in sync might be as simple as picking a new bedtime snack, according to a new …

20 Lies You Believe Thanks to ‘Realistic’ Movies and TV Shows

We wanted to know what life was really like for those people, so we sat down with an escaped North Korean refugee, an American journalist…

We wanted to know what life was really like for those people, so we sat down with an escaped North Korean refugee, an American journalist who spent time exploring Pyongyang, and the grandson of an anonymous Asian nation’s ambassador to North Korea. They told us…<p><b>#5. It’s Wall-to-Wall Propaganda – and People Know It’s Bullshit</b><p>North Korea’s number one export to the world is unintentionally hilarious propaganda, but when you’re living there, those bombastic pro-Kim messages are the background noise …

14 Ways Your Memory Is a Filthy Liar

Did you know Michael Jordan is convinced no one ever believed he'd be a great basketball player? It seems inconceivable -- just as crazy as that …

The Beautiful Faces Of Skyrim

Photographer Andrew Cull and some friends have held a little contest to see who can take the best "portraits" of Skyrim characters. The winners are …

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Your Dream Of Playing A Morrowind Dark Elf May Finally Come True

Dark elves are pretty sweet, you know? They're like elves, only <i>cooler</i>.<p>In <i>Skyrim</i>, dark elves—known in <i>The Elder Scrolls</i> lore as the Dunmer—were …

The Elder Scrolls

Let's Rank The Mario Kart Games, Worst To Best

Pecking Order has arisen from its slumber, and it thirsts for blood.<p>A Mario Kart game came out recently, and some people at Kotaku said it's the best …

Retrogaming

Smash Bros. In Space? Would Play.

Andrew Domachowski is an artist who has worked at places like Disney and Microsoft. He also has some ideas about Smash Bros.<p>You can see more of …

Retrogaming

'SNL' cast member Brooks Wheelan 'fired' after one season

After just one season as a cast member on NBC's "Saturday Night Live," Brooks Wheelan took to Twitter on Monday to announce his firing from the hit comedy show.<p>"Had a blast and loved every second of it," Wheelan tweeted. "I'm totally honored to be able to make this next joke... FIRED FROM NEW YORK …

'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' and 'Boyhood' Rip Through Theaters, Conquer Box Office

<i>Editor's Note: "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" pulls in tens of millions, and Boyhood hits top per-theater average -- and more in our Monday look at</i> …

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Hear Woody Guthrie's Unreleased 'My Name Is New York' - Premiere

Although he's most commonly associated with the plains of Oklahoma, Woody Guthrie spent the last 27 of his life in country's biggest urban area. …

The Good Listener: Has The Term 'Indie Rock' Lost All Meaning?

We get a lot of mail at NPR Music, and alongside the flyers that either wildly underestimate or wildly overestimate our credit-worthiness is a slew of smart questions about how music fits into our lives — and, this week, thoughts on what constitutes "indie rock" in 2014.<p><b>Antfitgodd writes via</b> …

Tom DeLonge says there will be a new Blink-182 album, “Sorry for the wait” - Alternative Press

In a new Instagram post, Tom DeLonge, who recently escaped a California wildfire, announced that <b>Blink-182</b> were rehearsing and confirmed that “yes, …

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