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Starbucks To Offer Limited Edition Unicorn Frappuccino

Starbucks Corp. said Tuesday that it's jumping on the unicorn trend with its Unicorn Frappuccino, available from April 19 through April 23. The pink blended drink is made with mango syrup, sour blue drizzle and a sweet pink powder, topped with vanilla whipped cream. The Unicorn Frappuccino starts …

Coffee

Find Yourself in Paradise at These 10 Modern Rentals in the Caribbean

With Spring Break on our mind, we’ve gathered 10 spectacular properties that you can actually rent in the Caribbean.<p>Casa Solaris Off the Coast of Puerto Rico<p>Architect John Hix—who worked under renowned American architect and concrete aficionado Louis Kahn—went as green as possible to preserve this …

Dominican Republic

America’s Diminishing Economic Liberty

The Index of Economic Freedom is my favorite annual publication from the Heritage Foundation. It’s a rich source of information, using dozens of data …

Hong Kong

Best travel spots now, according to the experts | CNN Travel

CNN

Taylor Swift puts her spin on Fifth Element, Tron and Sin City in epic new video

Taylor Swift has been hyping the music video for her song "Bad Blood" for weeks, slowly announcing the actors, musicians, models and friends of the singer who will make up the video's cast.<p>Selena Gomez, Kendrick Lamar, Jessica Alba, Hailee Steinfeld, Hayley Williams and many more were announced as …

Music Videos

FBI says researcher may have adjusted airplane controls from in-flight entertainment system

The researcher disagrees with much of the affidavit<p>A security researcher told the FBI in February he was able to commandeer a plane's control system mid-flight, according to a warrant application filed last month. The researcher, Chris Roberts, was banned from all United Airlines flights in April …

MacBook Pro

We’re boring our kids in school: This easy reform will actually help them learn

<b>(wavebreakmedia via Shutterstock)</b><p>Students have a rich world available to them to develop and train their minds. It’s not school — but it could be<p>Greg Toppo<p>May 12, 2015 9:57am (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “The Game Believes in You”<p>In 1967, media critic Marshall McLuhan predicted that within two decades, …

Education

Watch this timelapse of a 57-story skyscraper getting built in 19 days

The Chinese firm used a modular method to build three floors at a time<p>China's Broad Sustainable Building Co. claims it's capable of constructing buildings faster than any other company in the world. The firm is behind the recently erected Mini Sky City in Hunan Province — a 57-story skyscraper …

7 gorgeous modern homes hidden inside stone ruins

Don’t be fooled by the crumbling stone walls—behind these historic ruins lie beautiful modern homes. This architectural trend of juxtaposing old with …

VR game 'SMS Racing' trivializes texting while driving

Texting while driving is against the law and it can put you and other people on the road in serious danger. That can't be understated. However, when it's your main objective when playing a virtual reality racing game, it can also be seriously good fun. That's the premise of <i>SMS Racing</i>, a diminutive …

Arduboy - Card Sized Gaming

<i>Arduboy is an open platform for people to play, create and share games. A game system the size of a credit card. Choose your favorite classic game</i> …

Experience dysentery on an Arduino-powered 'Gameboy'

The handheld gaming world has been on the retreat since smartphones replaced the Gameboys in our pockets. But, when you mix nostalgia, an Arduino and a low price point, you get the credit-card sized Arduboy. The 8-bit gaming rig fits in your pocket, sports a black-and-white 1.3-inch OLED screen, …

Almost everything we think we know about Osama bin Laden’s death is a lie, reports Sy Hersh

Osama bin Laden’s death at the hands of US Navy SEALs was nothing at all like the official accounts given by the United States government and military, according to a controversial article in the London Review of Books by veteran investigative journalist Seymour M. Hersh:<p>Rather than hiding in …

National Security

Fiat Chrysler CEO says met with Tesla, Apple CEOs | Reuters

OAKVILLE, Ontario (Reuters) - Fiat Chrysler Chief Executive Sergio Marchionne said on Saturday that he had visited the heads of Tesla Motors Inc and Apple Inc during a recent trip to California.<p>Sergio Marchionne, Chief Executive of Fiat Chrysler, speaks during the first press preview day of the …

CEOs

Where is Star Marine, Star Citizen’s FPS? And how do you fight without gravity?

<i>Star Citizen</i>'s next big release will be its first-person shooter component, Star Marine, and its creators detailed the module's progress in a recent post on the Roberts Space Industries site.<p>The lengthy post includes status updates from several developers, whose sections provide the process they've …

George Lucas' new Star Wars trilogy was about teens, but Lucasfilm said nope

George Lucas wanted the third Star Wars trilogy to star teenagers, but those in charge after he sold his empire to Disney and relinquished creative control — including his hand-picked successor — rejected Lucas' plans.<p>According to the cover story in this month's issue of Vanity Fair (which is not …

Star Wars

Microsoft to stop producing Windows versions

<b>Windows 10 is going to be the last major revision of the operating system.</b><p>Jerry Nixon, a Microsoft development executive, said in a conference speech this week that Windows 10 would be the "last version" of the dominant desktop software.<p>His comments were echoed by Microsoft which said it would …

Standalone

Microsoft Edge: Hands-on with features you can use today and a glimpse into the future

Microsoft Edge is the name of the new web browser for Windows 10, which was formerly known as "Project Spartan". The company announced the new name …

Time Is Money: Braun and the Cool, Unsettling Bauhaus Watch

There’s something about a watch you could actually buy with your current bank account, right now, that gets the heart thumping and the synapses …

Small Home Design in Modern Architecture. Floor Plan from ConceptHome.com

CollectCollect this now for later<p>tamra Modern House Plan, Modern House Design, Modern Architecture. Floor Plan from ConceptHome.com:<p>Little …

The Floating Seahorse by Kleindienst Group

Part yacht, part submarine, the Floating Seahorse by the Kleindienst Group offers the best of both<p>Part yacht, part submarine, the Floating Seahorse by the Kleindienst Group offers the best of both worlds fused into an ultra-opulent experience on the Dubai waters. Unveiled as a part of Dubai’s …

Fish

Creator of the Roomba robotic cleaner is making a drone

Over the next few years, the market for consumer-facing drones is going to continue growing. And, as they say, the more the merrier. Enter CyPhy LVL 1, a sleek drone brought to you by the co-designer of the Roomba, iRobot's renowned robotic vacuum cleaner, Helen Greiner. She's now the CEO of CyPhy …

If you think Elon Musk only does cars and rockets, you're not thinking big enough

When he became hyper-rich after eBay bought PayPal, he didn't spend his millions to develop a social media app.<p>Rather, he bought into an electric car company, declared that he wanted to send astronauts to Mars, and invested in solar power.<p>On Thursday, Musk will reportedly reveal two new Tesla …

PayPal Brings Its "One Touch" Checkout to the Web

Soon it will be even easier to pay for online purchases with PayPal, as the payment merchant just<p>Soon it will be even easier to pay for online purchases with PayPal, as the payment merchant just announced plans to bring its One Touch checkout system to the web, allowing users to checkout from a …

FinTech

The World's Most Secluded Beaches

What comes to mind when you think of the perfect beach? Do you hear the sound of ocean waves crashing on the shore, feel white sand shifting beneath your feet, maybe there are even a few surfboards or kayaks waiting nearby.<p>Whatever you're ideal sandy spot, we're willing to bet it doesn't include …

Microsoft Introduces Windows 10 "Edge" Browser to Replace Internet Explorer

Microsoft has finally unveiled its replacement for the now defunct Internet Explorer. Originally<p>Microsoft has finally unveiled its replacement for the now defunct Internet Explorer. Originally entitled Project Spartan, the Edge browser will feature on Windows 10 and support browser extensions from …

Windows 10

A Simple Men's Dress Shoes Guide & Inspiration

What you wear on your feet can make or break your look, blah blah blah. You’ve heard it all before and you probably don’t want to hear it again, so …