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Lost Kubrick

One of the all-time great directors with a career spanning 45 years, Stanley Kubrick made only a dozen films. A perfectionist with diverse interests …

Stanley Kubrick

GoPro cameras show what it's like to endure a terrifying car crash

GoPro is trying to build a media empire by capturing moments that other video cameras sometimes miss, and it just might achieve that feat if its latest (and arguably most dramatic) footage is any indication. The company mounted its action cams in the car of Guerlain Chicherit hoping to catch a …

This Startup Cracked a $2.4 Billion Market with Branding — Here’s Their Formula

At first blush, not much has changed about how men shave since the electric razor. But one company is shaking things up: A web-based startup called …

Palm Springs

Earin's tiny wireless earphones recharge while they're in your pocket

Bluetooth earbuds like Dre's new Powerbeats aren't actually "cordless." They still have a cable running from one bud to the other, which puts a limit on just how tidy and inconspicuous they can be. A group of former Sony Ericsson and Nokia engineers reckon they can go a step further: losing the …

A bit rich

Pay matters. How much you earn can determine your lifestyle, where you can afford to live, and your aspirations and status. But to what extent does …

D-day landings scenes in 1944 and now – interactive

Former naval officer Bernard Jordan returns safely to his nursing home after sneaking out to catch a ferry to Normandy<p>Published: 7 Jun 2014<p>UK veterans group will never again walk in their hundreds through the white rows of headstones of Bayeux war cemetery<p>Published: 6 Jun 2014<p>'I was the only one …

Nina Conti and Monkey visit the Gynaecologist

This map shows you how far you can go in 10 minutes

Commuting is often, no, regularly, hell. And now there's a map to prove it. Enter a city into the Isoscope map, and it will show how far a two, four, six, eight and ten-minute drive will take you, specific to the day of the week -- and to a prescribed hour of awful, awful rush-hour traffic. You can …

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How sampling transformed music

Sampling isn't about "hijacking nostalgia wholesale," says Mark Ronson. It's about inserting yourself into the narrative of a song while also pushing …

Mark Ronson

The greatest ever lap? New video of Senna on Monaco 1988 and a new book of his races // F1 News // James Allen on F1 – The official James Allen website on F1

Twenty years after the death of Ayrton Senna at Imola and McLaren has issued a video of the great man talking about his incredible qualifying lap at …

Living With Lag

Lag in real life is the basis for an experiment using Oculus Rift by broadband provider ume.net. The results are both hilarious and sad if you live …

Oculus Rift

What Is a Photocopier?

Only in Ohio. Here is a word-for-word dramatization of transcripts from a legal deposition in Cuyahoga County.

Ohio

Chris Harris video: BMW i8

I know, I know, it should be a LaFerrari video, but for reasons you probably already know, I'm not allowed to post a video on the new F150 (proper …

Thousands of accounts found to host unsecured passwords, photos, and other files on Amazon's cloud

Gmail update for iOS brings swiping between messages without returning to your inbox

If going <i>all the way</i> back to your inbox to peruse those Gmail threads on your Apple handset was a little too taxing, relief has arrived. Google has updated said app for the iPhone and iPad to enable swiping between messages without the need to return to the main repository. Version 2.1 also makes …