Khalil Knapper

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Will dictators disappear?

Is a future without dictatorships realistic? Rachel Nuwer investigates.<p>Citizens living in democracies often associate dictatorships with repression, human rights abuses, poverty and turmoil. Indeed, dictatorships have cost untold lives, including up to 49 million Russian deaths under Joseph Stalin, …

The World’s Hardest Country for Women

Even without the threat of Boko Haram, the girls of northern Nigeria lead grim lives and face brutal challenges.<p>ABUJA, Nigeria — At age 14, Amina …

Apple and Google 'FREAK attack' leaves millions of users vulnerable to hackers

Millions of people may have been left vulnerable to hackers while surfing the web on Apple and Google devices, thanks to a newly discovered security flaw known as “FREAK attack.”<p>There’s no evidence so far that any hackers have exploited the weakness, which companies are now moving to repair. …

Information Security

The Demon Baby Strikes On The Streets Of NYC

Every movie has a viral marketing campaign these days, and a pretty common gag is to stage a stunt in real life. But for all the videos we see, none …

Verrückt Is The World's Tallest Waterslide

There are waterslides, like at your neighbor’s pool. There are waterslides, like at your local waterpark. And then there’s overkill. You get one …

Easybreath Snorkel Mask Allows YouTo Breathe Underwater As You Do On Land

If you’ve ever been snorkeling then you know how hard it is to master since breathing out of your mouth isn’t a skill we have all mastered. It …

Piece of Heart Pendant, Heart Container, Charm, Geekery

Piece of Heart Pendant<p>Similar items are available here: www.etsy.com/shop/PendantLab?section_id=18192694<p>This hand crafted pendant was made with beautifully printed artwork which has been seated in a solid metal plate and covered with a crystal clear glass dome. The glass dome has a slight …

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Violence in Brazilian domestic game sparks World Cup safety fears after wounded man is airlifted to hospital

Atletico Paranaense and Vasco da Gama supporters clash as television footage captures the brutal fights and a helicopter has to airlift a stricken man to hospital.<p>A major Brazilian league match was stopped for more than an hour on Sunday after dozens of supporters from Atletico Paranaense and Vasco …

The Best Android Launchers You Can Download Today

We love Android devices as much as the next person, but sometimes the vanilla Android experience leaves us wanting a little more. Thankfully, it’s possible to change the whole look and feel of your Android device with only the minimum of effort – and no need to root.<p>Android launchers, or home …

Multifunctional and Minimalist Coat Rack

The unique construction of this minimal coat rack appears to defy gravity with its hovering steel sheet and three free-standing poles. Focusing on …

You Won’t Believe These Shots Of Snowflakes Were Taken With An Ordinary Cam

The macro-photography of Alexey Kijatov will make you feel like it’s your first time seeing a snowflake.<p>Snowflakes teach us many lessons when we’re children. It teaches us about the fractal beauty that lies beneath all things; it teaches us about uniqueness, patterns, and infinity. But for some …

Photography

Funny Portraits of Wet Dogs by Sophie Gamand

“Wet Dog is a series on dogs being washed during their grooming sessions. The way the water plays with their hair in a very painterly manner, and their facial expressions as the water is poured on them creates striking portraits that resemble famous humans or important characters. The dogs become …

Live Painted Models Blend Seamlessly into Graffiti Background

While many artists seek to replicate reality through three-dimensional paintings, Los Angeles-based artist Alexa Meade goes the opposite route and paints on three-dimensional subjects to make them seem two-dimensional. The clever artist uses her keen eye for color and experience in painting to …

Sphero, My Super Hero

It’s that time of the year when you get the jitters and start hunting high and low for the perfect gift. Allow me to put you out of your despair, and …

Kawasaki J Concept Motorbike Morphs to Suit Your Riding Style

Kawasaki has unveiled its latest futuristic vehicle at the Tokyo Motor Show: <b>Kawasaki J Concept Motorbike</b>. It’s beautifully insane three-wheeled …

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Weekly Apps: Hitlist, Wish, MetroMile and more

I think you don't know most of those apps, but you need at least to try some of them. Take a special look at Time Planner and Hitlist, both for iOS. …

Apps

Christmas Party Flyer and Invitation Print Templates

Christmas Holiday Print Templates.<p>These lovely designed layered Photoshop <b>Christmas flyer and invitation templates</b> are available for your own use on …

The Esoteric Symbols Behind User Interfaces, Explained

Power? Bluetooth? USB? You’ve seen their symbols. Here’s where they came from.<p>We already know where the @ symbol came from, but what about every other strange glyph that appears across our gadgets and user interfaces? While we may have learned to identify the power symbol or the Bluetooth …

Alpaca Warrior Gloves

These Alpaca Warrior Gloves from Men In Cities are certainly the most unique gloves I’ve seen in a while. Made in New York, these soft gloves appear …

Boxing

Cats That Pose Like Pin Up Girls From the 1940s and 1950s

Right after we showed you some hilarious photos of sexy men and adorable cats in similar poses, we knew it was just a matter of time before we found the female equivalent. <i>Cats That Look Like Pin Up Girls</i> is a funny Tumblr blog that pairs the scintillating ladies found in 1940s and '50s calendars …

IRONMAN2 Case Study by Orlando Arocena

Today, we decided to feature a beautiful vector tribute and case study by Orlando Arocena entitled: IRONMAN2. According to Orlando, there’s no …

Afghanistan

Mobile Foodie Survival Kit | Travel Spice Kit, Organic Spices

Displaying reviews <b>1-10</b><p>Previous | Next »<p>8/28/2017<p>5.0<p>Love this! When are you restocking?<p>By Super mom!<p>from Portland, Oregon<p>About Me Foodie, Health …

The Cyber Security Arms Race Is About To Go Nuclear

Quantum computers–which use advanced physics to go way faster than computers bogged down in 1s and 0s–are going to blast our passwords out of the water.<p>Cyber security presents a big enough challenge as it is when it’s just your Gmail password and online banking. A whole other underground Internet …

For The Love Of Tea

Man and his perfect cuppa tea are often inseparable. The innate art of brewing tea and with a specific blend is almost like a traditional ritual in …

The EveryDrop Water Filter Accommodates Any Busy Life

Whirlpool has now made it easier to get fresh, filtered water fast, wherever you are! The portable water EveryDrop filter can filter one gallon of …

Want To Be More Productive? Buy Some Desk Plants

Seriously, like yesterday. Office vegetation offers “micro-restoration”–the chance for our brains to recharge throughout the day.<p>Few things rouse our appreciation for nature as much as spending every day in an office. Employees with windows that overlook vegetation report themselves much more …

16 Sinful Hot Chocolate Recipes You Have to Try

We know it’s hard to put down your pumpkin spiced latte in favor of any other warm winter drink. But that will get a whole lot easier once you read these 16 absolutely sinful hot chocolate recipes. Looks like its time to start stocking up on marshmallows! ;)<p>1. French Vanilla Hot Chocolate: French …