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$25 bluetooth headphones that sound good

I've wanted a set of bluetooth headphones for a while. The cord free-ish operation, and no need to actually be tethered to my phone seemed too good …

This hidden retreat is quite possibly the coolest house in Austin

Almost completely hidden from view sits a one-of-a-kind property in Austin that has received international attention for its unbelievable design. The …

10 books that will change the way you live your life

Whether the focus is getting out of bed as soon as the alarm goes off, getting a creative project off the ground, kicking procrastination forever, or figuring out — hallelujah! — what to do for a career, we're all works in progress.<p>But finding the path that'll get us there is a torturous, tender, …

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The UK is about to become a more hellish version of George Orwell's 1984

Over the past few weeks, the FBI has been trying to force Apple into helping it open the iPhone 5c that belonged to San Bernadino shooter Syed Rizwan Farook.<p>Apple has refused – and a slew of other tech companies have joined the tech giant in claiming that what the FBI wants poses a danger not to …

Wow! Total Solar Eclipse Seen from 1 Million Miles Away (Video)

The moon's dark shadow travels across Earth's face in spectacular new views of Tuesday's (March 8) total solar eclipse captured by a satellite in …

Apps For Finding No-Cost Public Camping Spots: Ultimate US Public Campgrounds

These apps for iOS and Android allow you to identify promising free public camping locations near you. Or choose a POI list to upload to your RV GPS …

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This new drug has amazing side effects. Try it before it becomes illegal

ARE YOU FEELING TIRED, irritable, stressed out?<p>This new parody video from Nature RX reminds us of the joys of the great outdoors while simultaneously …

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LA-Based Digital Mag Live Fast Gives Lingerie Shopping a Feminist Perspective

The creative mission behind digital and print mag Live FAST (Fashion, Art, Sex, and Travel) focuses a keen, unwavering eye on sex-positivity, establishing a platform for female-centered content and feminism in the media. A big part of that asks us to adopt a dynamic perspective of women as strong, …

Body Image

A Manifesto for the Philosophy of the Future — Networkism

<b>The culmination of a new philosophical outlook harnessing new technologies through new organization types will drive forward exponential gains for</b> …

Two of the smartest people in the world on what will happen to our brains and everything else

Astrophysicist and StarTalk Radio host Neil deGrasse Tyson sits down with futurist and author Ray Kurzweil for the first time.<p><i>Produced by Kamelia Angelova,Kevin Reilly, and Darren Weaver and by</i> <i>StarTalk Radio, a Curved Light Production, e</i> xecutive producer Helen Matsos, and p <i>roducer</i> Laura</b> …

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New nano-dots could mean cheap, paint-on solar cells

Colloidal quantum dots sound like something that young Jedi might use for training in a starfighter flight simulator, but they're actually a new form of solid nanoparticles that could lead to the creation of cheaper, lighter, and more flexible solar cells.<p>The new material could also be used to make …

Leap Motion grows up with applications in augmented reality and physical therapy

When the Leap Motion controller came out last summer, my colleague Stacey Higginbotham was somewhat skeptical. It was lacking in compelling apps and …

Andreessen Horowitz On Why It's Betting On Drones, Bitcoin and 3D Printing

One of Silicon Valley’s best known venture capital firms, Andreessen Horowitz explains why it thinks drones, 3D printers, big data and Bitcoin will be even bigger in 2014, as well as why it’s never been easier to start a company.<p>Margit Wennmachers, a Partner at Andreessen Horowitz said the firm is …

Sell Your Product Before It Exists

There’s crowdfunding and then there’s crowdfunding. While most startups who set up pages on Kickstarter, Indiegogo or a host of other crowdfunding sites are looking to hit a specific goal and then get started making their project a reality, a new crop of businesses are using the platform for as a …

The world's fastest running robot is off the leash

A relative of Boston Dynamics' Cheetah robot, which last year managed to outpace the world's fastest man Usain Bolt on a treadmill, is now able to run outdoors untethered. Named the WildCat, the outdoor runner is funded by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), and is being …

James Stewart SX Testing GoPro Footage

If you follow James Stewart on Instagram (@therealjs7), then you know the Yoshimura Suzuki rider has been testing almost non-stop since the 2013 …

Cube 3D printer goes on sale at Currys & PC World

Currys and PC World have announced that the Cube 3D printer is now available to buy online for £1,195.<p>The Cube works by enabling the user to design a three-dimensional product, and then send that design's instruction to the printer, either via Wi-Fi from their computer or by plugging in a USB stick.<p>…

Beer Experts Say These Are The 20 Best Beers In The World

Stanford University computer science post-doc Julian McAuley and assistant professor Jure Leskovec released a paper earlier this year outlining how our tastes change as we consume more products and gain more expertise.<p>Their theory was the more experience we have, the more we will like certain …

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Articles about 6 incredible homes big sur on Dwell.com - Dwell

Taking cues from the flora, fauna, and rocky cliffs of Big Sur, California, Mickey Muennig's brand of organic architecture...<p>Seaside or lakeside, waterfront houses evoke a sense of peace. Here are 6 of our favorites.<p>Finding undeveloped land in the idyllic Californian city of Carmel-by-the-Sea is …

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