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Should Children Form Emotional Bonds With Robots?

For better and worse, toys powered by AI are becoming an intimate part of kids’ lives.<p>When I brought the robot home from the Apple Store, I knew I was inviting a new kind of strangeness into our lives. My wife worried about giving our 4-year-old son a(nother) digital thing, a “smart” thing. I …

Robotics

Check Out the Lost Cheers Scene from the 1983 Super Bowl

It was seen by 80 million people when it aired, then disappeared.<p>On Super Bowl Sunday in 1983, the Miami Dolphins were about to take on the Washington Redskins in Super Bowl XVII, and 80 million people were watching on TV. But just before the game, a special Super Bowl scene from <i>Cheers</i> played that …

NFL

Hidden Kitchen Storage Solutions : kitchen storage solution

The 'Cabinet Plus' kitchen storage solution is a new offering from the UK-based retailer to ensure that previously unused space can be utilized in …

Watch the Beatles’ “A Day in the Life” music video restored (VIDEO).

Next week will see the release of a deluxe reissue of the Beatles’ No. 1’s compilation album, <i>1</i> (now called <i>1+</i>), featuring nearly two dozen restored …

Siri will win you over as a trusted assistant

Maybe there aren’t a ton of new features in iOS 9, but you may find yourself getting tighter with Siri.<p>Siri is out to earn the title of “Best Assistant” with a series of new tricks aimed at making your life easier.<p>You no longer have to set a time for Siri to remind you to do tasks. You will …

Siri

How many people have all the James Bonds killed in all the movies?

A tuxedo, a martini, and a gun. Good looks, charm, and always so impossibly cool. That’s James Bond. Also James Bond: a dude who totally abuses his …

Chipgate: How to tell if your iPhone 6s has a crappy A9 chip

Not all iPhones 6s units are created equal, and yours just might have a weaker processor thanks to Samsung. Chipgate rocked the Internet with the revelation that Apple used two different suppliers for the A9 chips in its latest iPhones and one processor looks like a serious under-performer.<p>Even …

Apps

Altoids Sours BBQ Grill

I decided to try my hand at making an Altoids tin grill after reading about the eBq. This one is powered by a standard-sized charcoal briquette and …

Woodworking

4 Moves Every Body Should Do Every Day

Whether you do weights, cardio, both or neither, you should also be doing these moves to instantly feel better in your body.<p>A Move to Help Prevent …

Yoga

Sweet Deals

It can be hard to stick to a budget in San Francisco, what with our astronomical rents and $4 artisanal toasts. But eating out doesn't have to break …

Cooking

Watch Rare Beatles Footage From 'The Ed Sullivan Show' in 1964

As the 50th anniversary of the Beatles' ground-breaking performance on <i>The Ed Sullivan Show</i> approaches, we got our hands on some footage that has …

Music

Listen to Never-Before-Heard John Lennon Interviews From 1968

In 1968, Maurice Hindle, a college student at Keele University in England, wrote a letter to a Beatles fanzine requesting an interview with John …

Music

How to avoid every common mistake when booking a flight

<i>This originally appeared at LinkedIn. You can follow Peter here.</i><p>As the Travel Editor for CBS News, people expect that I spend weeks, even months, researching the process and logistics of travel. And I do.<p>But what about airfares? I only spend minutes. It’s not just that I understand what makes a …

Flying

11 Songs from Sofia Coppola's Movies You Need to Download Now

Photo: Getty Images<p>The static electronic beats and pulsating vocals of Sleigh Bells' "Crown on the Ground" pumps energy into the opening scene of Sofia Coppola's latest film, <i>The Bling Ring</i>, in theaters today. The music is at once alarming and faintly sexual, and it sets the tone for the salacious …

Hey, It's Friday. Wanna Argue About the Beatles' Last Album?

So what's the final Beatles album? <i>Abbey Road</i> or <i>Let It Be</i>? If you're a Beatles fan, you've had at least one chemically-assisted late-night argument …

Music

10 Things You Didn't Know About the Beatles' Music

Scott Freiman's first record was by the Partridge Family. An uncle quickly rectified that, lending the 10-year-old copies of the Beatles' <i>Sgt. Pepper</i> …

Music

flowers under $50: mosquito-free garden party

Summer is here, and in Texas, the heat and bugs are on the rise. But instead of hiding indoors, counting down the days until the mercury drops, you …

Stuff You Don't Have to Buy Because You Can Print It Yourself for Free

I have two printers that rarely see any use. While printing isn't obsolete by any stretch of the imagination, paper is slowly losing its usefulness …

Four McDonald's Secrets You Never Knew You Needed

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Thanks to a Reddit "Ask Me Anything" with a McDonald's employee, we now know how to get our Big Macs …

100 Greatest Beatles Songs

<b>Main Writer:</b> McCartney<p><b>Recorded:</b> July 30, 1963<p><b>Released:</b> January 20, 1964<p><i>not released as a single</i><p>"It was the first song I'd ever written the words …

Music

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100 Greatest Beatles Songs

<b>Writers:</b> Lennon-McCartney<p><b>Recorded:</b> February 15, 1965<p><b>Released:</b> April 19, 1965<p><i>11 weeks; no. 1</i><p>Lennon once claimed that "Ticket to Ride" — the first …

Guitar

The Birth of Bond

Fifty years ago, at the dawn of the commercial-jet age, James Bond strode into movie history, to show audiences how stylish and thrilling life could be. But creating the cinematic Bond was fraught with peril, as best-selling author Ian Fleming discovered when he first tried to take his hero to the …

Watch the Beatles Chow Down on Fish and Chips

Just when you thought you'd seen every video imaginable of the Beatles, the BBC's new <i>Arena Hotel</i> documentary series is offering up this clip of the …

George Harrison

100 Greatest Beatles Songs

<b>Main Writer:</b> Lennon<p><b>Recorded:</b> September 11 and November 26, 1962<p><b>Released:</b> February 25, 1963<p><i>13 weeks; no. 3</i><p>"It was a combination of Bing Crosby and Roy …

Music

The Beatles - "Glass Onion" Stereo Remaster

Flashback: Paul McCartney Performs 'Abbey Road' Medley in 1997

In September of 1997, many of the biggest names in rock gathered at London's Royal Albert Hall to raise money for Montserrat, a small Caribbean …

Music

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