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The world on your wrist: Google Maps API on Android Wear

article<p>en_US<p>https://maps-apis.googleblog.com/2015/05/the-world-on-your-wrist-google-maps-api.html<p>Google Geo Developers …

Madagascar chameleon actually 11 distinct species, researchers find

The color-changing panther chameleon has long fascinated scientists, but there's more to the reptile than meets the eye: What was once considered to …

Maps Showing the Pro Photography Landscape in the United States

What is the current state of the professional photography industry in the United States? Back in April 2014, the Bureau of Labor Statistics released …

Building The Bridge | Top Gear | Series 21 Burma Special | BBC

17 Impressive Dining Room Makeovers

Make over your dining room with these easy tips, clever ideas, and fabulous design inspirations.<p>Make over your dining room with these easy tips, clever ideas, and fabulous design inspirations. This piece originally appered on CountryLiving.com.

First time Amsterdam: top tips for your first visit to the Dutch capital

Golden Age canals lined by gabled houses, candlelit cafes, whirring bicycles, lush parks, monumental museums, colourful markets, diverse dining, quirky shopping and legendary nightlife make the free-spirited Dutch capital one of Europe's great cities. With so much on offer it can be overwhelming …

European Travel

2014

It’s been a good year. We drove the new Mustang more than 10,000 miles across the Untied States, through 49 states. We brought together three of the …

Nissan GT-R

This DIY Sputnik Chandelier Made from Microphones Is the Coolest Light Fixture Ever

Buying a new Sputnik chandelier can cost thousands, but this homemade version cost $156. And how rock 'n roll are the microphones?<p>We're big fans of hometalk, the social network for home and garden lovers, so we're excited to share one of our favorite posts today. Check out the amazing reveal and …

Sputnik

Tuscany travel guide

Expert guide to Tuscany<p>An insider's guide to Tuscany featuring the region's best hotels, restaurants, bars, shops and attractions, chosen by our expert.<p>Why go?<p>Why is Tuscany so eternally popular? After travelling the length and breadth of Italy for close on 30 years, I think I’m getting close to an …

Family in Minnesota Buys Majority Stake in Polaroid for $70 Million

Here’s some news that flew under our radar late last year: in December 2014, a family in Minnesota became the majority owner of Polaroid through a …

Polaroid Photography

Six lessons we can learn from geniuses

Whether it’s designing a supersonic vehicle, helping the blind to see or creating space history, what can we learn from the great minds behind these feats?<p>Our series The Genius Behind has taken you inside the minds of people who are making the impossible possible. Whether it is designing the …

Genius

Watch Batman and Superman face off in hilarious LEGO trailer

It seems almost every major blockbuster is getting the LEGO treatment in recent months and now it seems the upcoming DC Entertainment movie <b>Batman v</b> …

Comic Books

New to nature No 137: Vaejovis brysoni

Nine new species of scorpions have been discovered in Arizona in the past half-dozen years but many remain unknown to science, a reflection of the paucity of experts qualified to recognise them rather than any shortage of scorpions. Anatomically, the latest species, <i>Vaejovis brysoni,</i> is …

Zoology

Revealed: The secret menu items you didn’t know you could order at McDonald's

Exec says Cavs committed to first-year coach Blatt

Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love (0) reaches for the ball between Dallas Mavericks guard Monta Ellis (11) and forward Richard Jefferson (24) in …

‘Little Miss Philippines’ flashback with Aiza and Ryzza

LG hopes OLED TVs are ready for a 'breakout year' with Ultra HD

As much as we like LG's impressive OLED displays, the price has always been a problem. Dropping from $15,000 retail to $3,500 was impressive, but the company knows it will have to do better than that for any kind of mass appeal. The LG Display arm that supplies its screens is promising a slew of …

Watch Kevin Spacey Perform 'Piano Man' With Billy Joel

Tony Bennett, John Mellencamp, Boyz II Men and more pay tribute to Joel at his Library of Congress' Gershwin Prize tribute concert<p>Billy Joel was …

Kevin Spacey

Ebola in Britain: No quarantine for health workers

David Cameron says he would consider quarantine for health workers returning from Ebola-stricken countries, but the chief medical officer will not seek the introduction of checks<p>Health workers returning from Ebola-stricken countries will not be quarantined, despite a pledge from the Prime Minister …

Here Comes The Saudi Dynasty Succession Crisis ...

The Saudi dynasty is facing its biggest dynastic challenge in 50 years, and Game of Thrones-style cracks are showing in the imminent transition from King Abdullah's rule.<p>Abdullah, 90, is currently battling pneumonia and temporarily needed help from a breathing tube last week.<p>The king assumed the …

Abdul Aziz

Microsoft Opens Up More CPU Power On Xbox One

A recent hack has unearthed the 2014 Xbox One software development kit, giving us an insight into a mystery we’ve seen grow over the past few months. Why are certain games now performing a bit better on Xbox One, sometimes even more so than Sony's PS4? In the mess that was Assassin’s Creed Unity, …

Kinect

Iran’s Booming Consumer Culture - Photographs and text by Thomas Cristofoletti | LensCulture

During his visit to Cuba in 2012, former Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said, “Thankfully we are already witnessing that the capitalist system is in decay, on various stages it has come to a dead end — politically, economically and culturally.”<p>But the changes that have been taking place in …

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

The Apple Watch Isn't Here Yet, But The Battle Over It Has Already Started

Having waded into the prediction waters myself, I’m well aware how treacherous they can be. But surely Fred Wilson, the venture capitalist behind Twitter and Tumblr, had no idea he would set off the year’s first technology tsunami with his post: “What Is Going To Happen.” Wilson, in what he …

Apple Watch

Taliban commander caught networking on LinkedIn

A terror leader wanted over the assassination attempt on Malala Yousafzai has account in his name on LinkedIn, the networking site for professionals<p>A senior Taliban commander who has threatened attacks against Britain is using LinkedIn, the business networking site for professionals, in an apparent …

6 Mistakes You Make When Making Your Bed

A few key fixes can make a difference.<p>Making your bed certainly isn't rocket science, but the difference between a messy display and an especially smooth (and super-inviting) mattress is actually all in the details.<p><b>1. You lay your top sheet pattern-up.</b><p>Placing it pattern-side down is actually the …

A Gorgeous iPad Air Clone Is Dirt Cheap And Can Run Android Or Windows

The Onda V919 3G Air looks exactly like the iPad Air, but it doesn't run iOS like Apple's current tablets and iPhones. Rather, users can switch between Android and Windows 8.1, Chinese tech blog PC Pop reports (via Phone Arena).<p>There's also another significant difference between the Onda V919 3G …

IPad Air