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My Journey Inside the Islamic State | VICE News

<i>VICE News produced a world exclusive when filmmaker Medyan Dairieh spent three weeks embedded alone with the Islamic State in June 2014, gaining unprecedented access into the heart of the self-proclaimed caliphate. Here he describes what he learned.</i><p>The two armed men were surprised to see me. No …

Middle East

Google’s ‘Year in Search 2015’ reveals this year’s most searched for events, objects and people

Google has released its annual ‘Year In Search’ video and website that highlights what people searched for most in 2015. As the year comes to a close, other Google properties like YouTube have done the same, as well as many other tech companies.<p>The Year in Search video is more US-centric, but has …

Four trends that will shape digital media in 2016

"Out with the old and in with the new" is one of those sayings that is most commonly used around the holiday and New Year's.<p>But increasingly, we're seeing that this is the standard motto of fast moving industries, like digital marketing and social media.<p>If 2015 taught us anything, it's that today's …

Virtual Reality

9 Gig Economy Startups Offer an Alternative to a Side Job

When the bills are piling up, many people feel like they need to take second and even third jobs to make ends meet. This is no way to live your life. …

Complicidades encubiertas - Proceso

MÉXICO, D.F. (Proceso).- Además de la ineptitud, torpeza y ridículo exhibidos por el equipo de seguridad del gobierno, la segunda fuga de Joaquín El …

Message Of China's Meltdown: The Growth Miracle Is Over

<b>Markets:</b> China's stock market retreat has turned into a panic and, despite massive intervention, its government is helpless. Fact is, after a long …

Stock Markets

Trump grows up

Usually crude and rude, The Donald shows restraint in an interview with POLITICO.<p>In a matter of days, Donald Trump has gone from flame-throwing insurgent to statesmanlike front-runner, at least in his own mind.<p>As national polls continued to roll in showing Trump in first or second place in the …

Government

10 frases que reflejan cómo es la corrupción en México

<b>Durante su campaña para ser electo presidente de México en 1976, José López Portillo utilizó como eslogan de campaña: "La solución somos todos".</b><p>Pero en poco tiempo los mexicanos cambiaron la frase por: "La corrupción somos todos".<p>Y es que el gobierno de López Portillo (1976-1982) fue uno de los que …

Google Fiber TV Service Looks to Change Advertising Forever

In the next few weeks, Google will be rolling out a new type of advertising service where Google<p>In the next few weeks, Google will be rolling out a new type of advertising service where Google Fiber is already available. Google Fiber is Google’s high-speed internet and TV service, which is …

For love of Fidel

WHEN she had been married four years to Orlando Fernández, a cardiologist twice her age, Naty Revuelta grew restless in the big, beautiful house in …

Fidel Castro

The $10 IKEA Piece: An Interesting Social Experiment on the Value of Art

When Peter Lik sold a print to a collector for $6.5 million last year, people balked at the news. Lik is known to be a savvy businessman who has …

Art

The World's Biggest Physics Experiment Is About to Reboot

The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) is the most audacious physics experiment in human history. Now scientists are about to restart the giant particle …

Full to bursting

THE Sistine Chapel in Rome is one of the holiest sites in Christendom, the place where innumerable popes have been elected across the ages. It is …

Italy

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The Battle to Make Opera Cool: Meet the Bright Young Things of New York City’s Opera Renaissance

A generation of performers disillusioned by Broadway musicals gambles their careers on making opera cool again in the Big Apple.<p>When Michael Marcotte …

Using a 10-Stop Neutral Density Filter for Daytime Long Exposure Photos

Photographer Josh Cripps of Professional Photography Tips made this short and sweet introductory tutorial on how you can use 10-stop neutral density …

Ocean Gravity: Spectacular Footage of Freediver Guillaume Nery Flying through Swift Ocean Currents North of Tahiti | Colossal

<p>Filmed late last year by director and underwater cameraman Julie Gautier, this amazing footage shows free diver Guillaume Néry as he’s carried by …

Tahiti

Here are all the commercials that ran during the Super Bowl, in order

There were some clear stand-outs, and a few ads t hat didn't go down too well with the tens of millions of viewers watching the game.<p>There were 71 national ads in total (Many more ads aired during the game, but these were bought on a regional — and far cheaper — basis.) Re-watch your favorites.

Advertising

Be My Eyes iPhone app allows sighted people to lend a helping hand to blind people

The National Federation of the Blind said last year that Apple has “done more for accessibility than any other company,” and with the help of a new app, iPhone and iPad owners can take things even further. Be My Eyes is an app that allows blind people to request remote help from a sighted person …

Picattoo Turns Your Favorite Instagram Photos Into Temporary Tattoos

Picattoo is a new service by INK361 that turns your Instagram photographs into temporary tattoos that you can decorate your body with.<p>The tattoos can …

Photography

'The year I lost my limbs was the most brilliant of my life'

<b>In a few weeks Alex Lewis went from being the owner of a pub, to becoming critically ill and a quadruple amputee. Yet he still describes the past year as the best he's ever had.</b><p>"There are days when I wake up and I think gosh my shoulder hurts, or wow my stumps are sore, but I just keep on pushing …

Empathy

ITA Matrix Is The Magic Cheap Flights Site You've Never Heard Of

When shopping for plane tickets, we won't settle for anything but the cheapest deal. We've got our usual lineup of fare-finding sites to check, yet a nagging feeling always leaves us wondering if we <i>really</i> found the lowest price possible. Is there any way to know for sure?<p>Yes, there is. <b>ITA Matrix is</b> …

Air Travel

Best of 2014: Top 10 People Photos

Whether you’re a fan of candid photography, dramatic portraiture, or touching images of the human condition, the People category has got a little bit …

‘Prediction or Influence?’, Books of the Past That Forecast the Future

Printer Inks created a compelling infographic illustrating futuristic ideas in books of the past that came true, as well as the time difference …

European Union

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Learn XCode 5 + Objective-C in Over 36 Hours of Training + Build 14 iOS 7 Apps

WHY WE LOVE IT<p>With the proliferation of mobile, internet-connected devices, iOS development is rapidly expanding in popularity. Take this course and …