Julie Fisher

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FBI Says North Korea Responsible for Sony Hack (Updated)

There were similarities to previous attacks attributed to North Korea.<p>The Federal Bureau of Investigation has identified the North Korean government as the culprit behind the devastating cyber attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment.<p>“As a result of our investigation, and in close collaboration with …

World First: Man Controls Two Prosthetic Arms With His Mind

Doctors wired them right into his nerves<p>Until recently, losing both arms in an accident would probably have meant the end of a patient's two-fisted grip. Not so for Leslie Baugh, the first shoulder-level double amputee to wear and control two complex, mind-controlled prosthetic limbs.<p>Baugh isn't …

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Marisa Tomei on Starring in Céline’s Fall Campaign, Simple Skincare, and How She Stays Fit

On a recent December afternoon in New York City, <b>Marisa Tomei</b> is studying her hair in the mirror of her Chelsea hotel room. “What if we pulled it to the side like this?” she asks, sweeping her dark waves in front of her left shoulder. Dressed in a floor-length strapless dress and single statement …

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Popular human-narrated news app Umano now optimized for Apple's CarPlay

Umano, the popular news app that offers stories narrated by real people rather than mere bots, has just received a small yet significant update.<p>What …

The big Christmas books quiz 2014

How many characters are there in Emma? Can you name Holden Caulfield’s siblings? And from which poet did the Man Booker winner borrow its title? Test yourself with our literary teasers – then check your answers here<p>Christmas classics<p><b>1. Who gets a new sentry box for Christmas?</b><br>a) Uncle Toby in</i> …

Peace Offering -- Microsoft Remastering Halo 3: ODST Campaign, Free For Master Chief Collection Players

Halo shepherds 343 Industries and Microsoft are making good on their promise to deliver a peace offering to beleaguered <i>Halo: The Master Chief Collection</i> players, and they made a fairly substantial announcement in the process of sharing those details.<p>Bonnie Ross, Head of 343 Industries, shared the …

Barcelona vs. Córdoba live stream: Time, TV schedule and how to watch La Liga online

Barca's final league match of 2014 presents them a chance to close in on idle Real Madrid.<p>Barcelona will close out 2014 as they welcome Córdoba to the Camp Nou on Saturday. The <i>Blaugrana</i> took out their frustration from last weekend's scoreless draw against Getafe with an 8-1 thumping of Huesca in …

This Week in YouTube: Naked Men Stare at Each Other and Celebrity Prank Wars Are Out of Control

YouTube Digest is a look at some of the most popular new YouTube videos of the week. This week, the boys of BuzzFeed look at each other’s private parts, Jimmy Kimmel has to stop it with the celebrity pranks, and a Christmas surprise.<p><b>Guy Friends See Each Other Naked For The First Time - 2,611,429</b> …

The Dirty Secret To Gorgeous Hair

For more and more women, skipping the suds (or cutting down big-time) is the trick to lustrous locks.<p>It happens all the time: You tell your co-worker her hair looks amazing and she proudly reveals that her bouncy blowout is days old and she hasn't washed her perfectly tousled hair in a week—and …

Now You Can Vacation In A Real-Life Hobbit House

Are you a fan of The Hobbit and headed to Thailand for vacation? We know where you should stay.<p><i>AirBnB</i><p>Who wouldn't want to live like a hobbit? <i>The Fellowship of the Ring</i> painted Hobbiton as an idyllic land of green grass and merriment, the perfect place to kick back and relax (granted, you'd be …

10 Daily Habits of the Happiest People You Know | Inc.com

You probably know someone who's eternally positive and makes you feel good just by emanating his or her perpetual sunshine. How do you become this kind of magnetic individual? Do what happy people do.<p>1. Refuse to make assumptions.<p>Don't you hate it when someone assumes you're thinking or doing …

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The Treby Arms, Plympton, Devon, restaurant review

This recently Michelin-starred gastropub, owned by one of the winners of MasterChef: The Professionals, is small, tasteful and extremely satisfying<p><b>The Treby Arms</b> Sparkwell, Plympton, Devon PL7 5DD <b><br>Contact</b> 01752 837363; <b>thetrebyarms.co.uk</b> <b><br>Price</b> Taster menu: <b>£70 per person</b> + £40 with wine flight (whole …

Pictures in the News | December 19, 2014

Friday’s Pictures in the News begins in the Middle East, where Israeli border police officers detain a Palestinian protester following a prayer for Palestinian Cabinet minister Ziad Abu Ain, who collapsed shortly after a protest in the West Bank village of Turmus Aya, as they clash with the …

The week in pictures: 19 December 2014 - Telegraph

Photographer Captures Grand Canyon Filling with Clouds

Photographer Harun Mehmedinovic captured a rare weather phenomenon this year when the Grand Canyon was filled with a stunning sea of clouds. Though it happened last year, as well, a total cloud inversion is still difficult to witness as it's only suppose to happen a few times in a decade.<p>“Given how …

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Instagram is now worth 49 times what Facebook paid for it

Many baulked when Facebook head Mark Zuckerberg agreed to drop $1 billion on Instagram in April 2012. "That's $33 per user," said some; "there's no business model!" screamed others. Less than three years later and Citigroup now says Instagram is worth $35 billion. That's almost <i>49 times</i> higher than …

BlackBerry is working on Boeing's long-awaited self-destructing phone

Boeing's mysterious, self-destructing Black phone is getting help in the security department from none other than BlackBerry. During a conference call on Friday, BlackBerry CEO John Chen announced that the company is collaborating with the defense contractor to bake its end-to-end BES 12 platform …

8 common problems with the Nexus 9 and how to fix them

Built by HTC, the Nexus 9 offers exactly what you would expect from a quality tablet, combining good looks, power, and the best iteration of stock Android yet. However, as popular as HTC and the Nexus 9 may be, it is not without its flaws, as is the case with most gadgets currently available in the …

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