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A ‘Game Of Thrones’ Star Pointed Out The Biggest Problem With ‘The Battle Of The Bastards’

Last Sunday’s episode of <i>Game of Thrones</i>, “The Battle of the Bastards,” was many things. It was “the best thing I have ever seen.” It was cinematic with some of the brilliant special effects in TV history. It was, at times, improvised. It was emotional, with conquering winners and just as many sore …

Dead could be brought 'back to life' in groundbreaking project

A groundbreaking trial to see if it is possible to regenerate the brains of dead people, has won approval from health watchdogs.<p>Indian specialist Dr Himanshu Bansal, working with Biotech companies Revita Life Sciences and Bioquark Inc, has been granted ethical permission to recruit 20 patients who …

7 Common Muscle-Building Mistakes Men Make

I remember the first time I got my hands on a self-improvement book. I was baffled. At that moment I realized my fate was not set in stone. I could …

Self-improvement

A Data Nerd’s Guide To Winning Texas Hold ‘Em

Know when to hold ’em, and know when to fold ’em.<p>Do you suck at the mental math of Texas Hold ‘Em? Here’s an interactive cheat sheet that you might want to play around with before your next game. Chris Beaumont, a former software engineer at Harvard’s Center for Astrophysics, has put together a …

Twitter - ZipDial, Yahoo - Bookpad; Indian startup acquisitions by global tech giants- Technology News, Firstpost

Indian startups are surely piquing the interest of international technology giants, at the cost of home-grown technology companies. The most recent …

Elon Musk Uses This Ancient Critical-Thinking Strategy To Outsmart Everybody Else

But while he dropped out of the program after only a few days, the field left an impression on the billionaire-to-be.<p>Perhaps most crucially, it trained him in <b>"first principles thinking,"</b> a mode of inquiry that relentlessly pursues the foundations of a problem.<p>"I think it's important to reason from …

SpaceX

Sustainable House Design Paying Tribute to Modern Technology in Hong Kong

An existing 40-year old house in Sha Tin district, Hong Kong was recently given a complete make-over by the architects at <b>Millimeter Interior Design</b> …

Wakie Wakes You With Phone Calls From Strangers

There’s alarm clock apps that force you to spin around, and ones that require you to move closer to your router. Then there’s Wakie, an app that encourages random strangers around the world to wake you up with a phone call.<p>Wakie has actually existed before, as it’s the international version of the …

Dyson Reveals Its All-Seeing Robot Vacuum, The 360 Eye

Dyson teased a new product announcement last week, and now it’s unveiling what many suspected it might: a robotic vacuum, called the Dyson 360 Eye. This Roomba-competitor offers greater suction that existing field, and has a built-in robotic eye that lets it see its environment, and map out exactly …

Dyson's first robot vacuum promises more suction than the competition

Sixteen years and nearly $47 million in the making, Dyson's unveiled its first robot vacuum cleaner: the 360 Eye. The company says it's packing more cleaning power than any other robot vacuum currently on the market, but you'll have probably noted that such improvements has also made it a fair bit …

Miami Swim Week 2015: The Most Outrageous Looks

Fringe, long-sleeves, and tons of sparkle!<p>With tons of fringe, long-sleeves, and plenty of sparkle, this year's crop of runway swim looks is keeping everyone on the edge of their seats. Click through to see some of the most memorable looks from Miami Swim Week so far.

SphereChess rethinks the game you know and love

<i>SphereChess</i> takes the basic rules of chess and wraps them around a new, rounder board, the game's creators announced today.<p>Like a regular chessboard, <i>SphereChess</i> features 64 squares for players to move on. However, each square has been repositioned to fit a spherical board. On this new board, a …

The lie that won’t die: “We don’t know enough about marijuana!”

<b>(AP/Ed Andrieski)</b><p>Drug warriors insist we still don’t know enough about its possible therapeutic properties. It’s simply not true<p>Paul Armentano<p>December 26, 2013 11:00pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>Speaking recently with the <i>Los Angeles Times</i>, UCLA professor and former Washington …