Yildirim Kirgoz

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Announcing the Best Music of the Decade So Far

It's not just you: Over the last five years, there's been a seismic shift in the way we engage with music. We tweet, tumbl, stream, and share our favorite songs; we scour dead links and navigate obtrusive pop-ups for the newest mixtapes; we watch our music videos on Youtube and Vevo. We watched the …

Automate All The Things: How To Get Started With IFTTT

If This Then That, better known as IFTTT is an amazing tool, though one a bit tricky to explain—namely because it’s so versatile. Many things to many people, IFTTT offers a flexible, powerful platform for productivity that just about anyone can come to love.<p>Want to get a text every time it’s …

A boy makes anti-Muslim comments in front of an American soldier. The soldier's reply: priceless.

This powerful social experiment set out to show us a glimpse of the disturbing discrimination many Muslims sadly face every day in America. I began …

Turks have not forgotten the inflation of old

We had another lottery millionaire during the holy month of Ramadan this year. The lottery is a peculiar institution: It is about guessing six …

9 Classy Cocktails -- Shaken, Not Stirred

Today, we're taking a cue from Bond, James Bond, and making our drinks shaken, not stirred. Because if we've learned one thing from the international man of mystery, it's not how to drive or how women should be treated (thank goodness), but how to order our alcohol.<p>Since we can't pull off his …

New Moon, New Disease, New Hero!

Louis C.K.'s 10 Funniest Moments

Louis C.K. struggled as a stand-up comic for 15 years, telling the same inane jokes. Then he became a father. One night onstage, he called his …

Road Rage

Bülent Peker Başbakan'la ne görüştüklerini yazdı

Peker'in izlenimleri içinde en dikkat çeken ise, devletin Gezi Parkı'na "çok kısa bir süre içinde müdahale edeceği" oldu. Peker, bunu şu cümlelerle …

AngelList Raising New Funding From VCs--And Angels On Its Site

AngelList, the website that helps startups raise angel funding, is now using its platform to raise money for itself.<p>The startup is raising financing from venture capitalists in addition to a portion of the round that is allocated to angel investors from its own site, according to people familiar …

Direniş'in 10 günlük grafik tarihi

Toplumsal bilginin görsel olarak ifade edildiği ve grafikler aracılığı ile aktarıldığı bir sunum sitesi olan İnforafik'te, Emrah Cengiz adlı bir …

As Turkey’s Protests Continue, Attention Falls on Failures of Turkish Media

As epic clashes between antigovernment protesters and riot police turned downtown Istanbul into a battle zone last weekend, the country’s two main …

Turkey protests: Prime Minister Erdogan blames Twitter, calls social media a "menace to society."

Protests have engulfed Turkey’s Taksim Square, and Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan knows exactly what’s to blame: Twitter.<p>Will Oremus is <b>Slate</b>’s …

Kalkınmada Vatandaş Katılımına Güzel Bir Örnek: İzmir…

İzmir, Türkiye'de bölge planı pratiğinin merkezden yerele taşınmasının Çukurova Bölgesi ile birlikte ilk örneklerindendir. 2006 yılında kurulan iki …

Zach Hill, Janet Weiss, and Pearl Jam's Matt Cameron to Release Album as Drumgasm

<i>Zach Hill photo by Tom Spray, Janet Weiss photo by Marty Perez</i><p>"DRUMGASM is what happens when Matt Cameron, Janet Weiss, & Zach Hill set up together in a room & commence to EXPLODE. Record news tomorrow!" That's from the Wild Flag Facebook page. Looks like there's a new all-drummer supergroup, and …

Why Y Combinator Is The Hottest Startup School In Silicon Valley

Y Combinator is one of the most prestigious startup accelerators in Silicon Valley.<p>It has an acceptance rate similar to that of an Ivy League school, and a track a record for producing billion-dollar-valuation startups, like Dropbox and Airbnb.<p>Over the weekend, YC founder Paul Graham tweeted that …

I learned the most important lessons on starting a business when I was 11

<i>This originally appeared on LinkedIn. You can follow Joel Peterson here</i><p>I started my first business at age 11, selling tomatoes, cucumbers, carrots and squash that I grew myself. It was all planted from seed on a tiny plot of land behind our two-bedroom house in Okemos, Michigan.<p>My maiden venture …

Google's Timelapse project shows how the Earth has changed over a quarter of a century

Google has expanded its mapping platform to launch a new project called Timelapse, taking you back through time to see how our planet has changed over the last 25 years. To create its new interactive HTML5 animations, Google teamed up with the US Geological Survey (USGS), NASA, and TIME to combine …

Why due diligence matters in equity crowdfunding

<i>This sponsored post is produced by MicroVentures.</i><p>VentureBeat recently reported that funding marketplace MicroVentures raised over $16 million for tech startups. Over the past 2 years, MicroVentures has reviewed over 2,000 companies and through its rigorous review process, filtered the prospective …

This quick visual test predicts IQ - Futurity

U. ROCHESTER (US) — A brief test of a person’s ability to filter out visual …

Parse's Ilya Sukhar On Founding A Startup With Strangers | Founder Stories

The Ultimate 'Office' Blooper Video

<i>The Office</i> ended its nine-season run last night, and now its fans are wondering what they'll do without the Dunder Mifflin gang in their lives. Never …

Comedy

Best Trips 2013

Got wanderlust? We’ve got your ticket. The National Geographic Traveler editors present the new year's 20 must-see places.

Travel Photography

Greek Politicians Shout 'Heil Hitler' In Parliament; Far-Right Golden Dawn MP Expelled (VIDEO)

A Greek parliamentary session was the scene of a contentious debate between rival political parties on Friday, ending in the ejection of neo-Nazi Golden Dawn MP Panagiotis Iliopoulos amid shouts of "Heil Hitler."<p>Iliopoulos was ordered out of the session after insulting members of the leftist Syriza …

NASA Captures Big Explosion on Moon (+Video)

NASA astronomers have been watching the Moon for eight years under a special program, looking for signs of explosions caused by meteoroids hitting …