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Bantams: The army units for those under 5ft 3in

<b>A century ago the British Army set up Bantam battalions for men under 5ft 3in. Why were short men put in special units during World War One?</b><p>Imagine the army had a ban on short men. Then scrapped it on condition that those below a certain height were put together into special "short stature" …

Latest YouTube update brings in Material Design makeover

Google is making its way through its roster of apps with a Material Design update for each one. The latest, and very notable, app to get outfitted …

2015 Toyota Tundra, Volvo V60 Cross Country, NADA Fights Back: What’s New @ The Car Connection

The 2015 Toyota Tundra is not a primary player in the ultra-competitive pickup world. In fact, it’s more of a loyalty offering to Toyota fans—it’s …

Electric Vehicles

Palabre is a beautiful RSS reader from the developer of Plume and Beautiful Widgets

If you’re a fan of popular apps like Beautiful Widgets, Bright Weather or Plume, you may want to listen up. The developer of those beautifully-designed apps, LevelUp Studio, created a new RSS reader app that’s available now in open beta. The new app is called Palabre, a Material Design-focused RSS …

Apps

The States People Are Fleeing

More people are moving out of New Jersey than are moving in. The same is true for New York and Illinois. Those three states top the “outbound” list compiled by United Van Lines, the big St. Louis-based moving company that has put together an annual survey of where Americans are moving for the last …

Demographics

Celebrity Big Brother: Jeremy Jackson cautioned over Chloe Goodman assault

<b>Celebrity Big Brother contestant Jeremy Jackson has been given a police caution for common assault after a housemate said she had her breast exposed.</b><p>Former Baywatch star Jackson, 34, was removed from the Channel 5 show after model Chloe Goodman said he opened her dressing gown, exposing her …

Starlin Castro questioned in D.R.

Chicago Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro was questioned by police in the Dominican Republic in connection with a shooting at a nightclub early Saturday …

Chad withdraws Chinese exploration permits

Chad has decided to withdraw five exploration permits issued to a Chinese company and press charges in a row over a $1.2bn fine for environmental violations, the oil ministry has said.<p>Djerassem Le Bemadjiel, Chad's oil minister, told a news conference on Saturday that the move was "to avoid further …

U.S. Intelligence: Separatists, Not Russians, Fired the Missile at MH17

Moscow has been lying about what happened to the airliner but one thing it is saying may actually be true: It wasn’t a Russian who pulled the trigger.<p>…

Take a leap of faith.

PlaceUs Uses Context Awareness To Maintain Close Connections Through Automation

There is no shortage of tracking apps used by families and loved ones to keep an eye on another, whether it’s to know where they are or for safety concerns.<p>We’ve covered apps like Alert.Us, Life360, iHound, React Mobile and Rapid Protect that do exactly that, but most of these apps rely on GPS and …

Slump in iPad sales takes the shine off Apple's revenue results

Sales of the iPad have slumped to half their pre-Christmas high, with signs that demand for Apple's tablet computer may be in permanent decline. Despite a forecast-busting $7.7bn (£4.5bn) profit, the computing firm's shares dipped in after-hours trading as sales of its tablet fell to 13.3m from …

Why was MH17 flying over a warzone?

History of attacks: flights shot down

Malaysian plane 'blown out of the sky'

Was weather a factor in Penghu Island plane crash?

Malaysian Boeing 777 crashes in Ukraine, all on board confirmed dead

FCC Votes to Pump Billions Into School Wi-Fi

Fed­er­al Com­mu­nic­a­tions Com­mis­sion Chair­man Tom Wheel­er over­came bi­par­tis­an con­cerns Fri­day to ap­prove his plan to re­vamp the …

Kaskade & Moguai feat. Zip Zip Through The Night - Something Something Champs [Cover Art]

Ghost Town: We Are The Haunted Youth - Episode 1 (Part 1)

Cabaret Runaway - "Withered Below" A BlankTV World Premiere!

Blasterjaxx - Gravity (OUT NOW)

Benny Benassi feat. Gary Go - Let This Last Forever (Sunstars Remix) [Cover Art]

Kesha Reveals "Dirty Little Secret": She's Not So Dirty

Excluded - "Disgruntled" Official Music Video

House Republicans mock the President

'King James' returns, Cleveland rejoices

Spotlight On: Travel Back to Japan Through Flipboard

Every time I look at a Flipboard magazine from Japan, I feel I transported back to my country, which I left in 2005 to become a freelance editor. …