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The story of a grandfather who is suddenly left to care for his granddaughter. When the little girl’s paternal grandmother seeks custody, a legal …

Porridge could be key to a long and healthy life, says Harvard University

Eating porridge, brown rice or corn each day could protect the heart against disease, Harvard University has found<p>A small bowl of porridge each day could be the key to a long and healthy life, after a major study by Harvard University found that whole grains reduce the risk of dying from heart …

Holistic Medicine

Leap second: French time lords add one second to 2015

Software companies are bracing themsevles for glitches after the Paris Observatory announced it will add a leap second to 2015<p>The year 2015 will be slightly longer after the Paris Observatory announced it was adding a leap second to clocks this summer.<p>On June 30, dials will read 11:59:60 as clocks …

Earth Science

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Spain's King Juan Carlos I to abdicate

After nearly 40 years on the throne, King Juan Carlos I of Spain said Monday that he will be stepping down.<p>It is "time to hand over to a new generation -- younger, with a lot of energy -- that can, with determination, take on and carry out the changes that the current situation demands, and to face …

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Life on 'Mars': What to Know Before Seeing the 'Veronica Mars' Movie

"A teenage private eye…trust me, I know how dumb that sounds."<p>Those are the opening lines of the upcoming <i>Veronica Mars</i> movie, and to say the film has …

TV

Why Philips Flattened The Light Bulb

Introducing the SlimStyle, a pancake-shaped light bulb that represents the LED industry’s latest attempt to court skeptical consumers.<p>Yesterday, a federal ban on production of 40- and 60-watt incandescent bulbs went into effect, forcing consumers to switch to more efficient (if less aesthetically …

'Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch has high return rate'

The smartwatch has seen a return rate of 30 per cent in Best Buy locations in the U.S. according to leaked information<p>Almost of a third of Samsung's Galaxy Gear smartwatches are being returned, a leaked document has revealed.<p>The figures come from information released to <b>geek.com</b> and show 30 per cent …

Five things Netflix is going to disrupt next

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Netflix (s NFLX) has made binge viewing mainstream, and demonstrated that you don’t need to be a traditional TV networks to …

Blast from the Past: Photos Captured 125 Years Ago with the Kodak No. 1

It could be argued that consumer photography didn’t begin until 1888, when Eastman Kodak made his Kodak No. 1 (the followup to the Kodak Box) …

How to Make Any Caramel Corn in 5 Steps

<i>Here at Food5, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Take back caramel corn from the state fair. With 5 simple steps and the perfect caramel ratio, you can make</i> …

Nearly 80 percent of smartphones shipped last quarter ran Android, says IDC

The smartphone market continues to explode, and the Android ecosystem has been the biggest beneficiary of that growth. According to the latest smartphone OS marketshare numbers from IDC, shipments of Android phones increased a whopping 73.5 percent to reach over 187 million units in the second …

Rosie's Buttermilk Biscuits

<i>Every week, we’re unearthing Heirloom Recipes -- dishes that have made their way from one generation's kitchen to the next.</i><p><i>Today: Heather Baird of SprinkleBakes lets us in on her grandmother's secrets for making perfect buttermilk biscuits.</i><p>As a child, my grandparents' farm was my favorite place on …

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Toyota Tops Global Autos Again Just 3 Years After Slump Began

Three years after it all started falling apart for Toyota, the company is emerging as the biggest winner these days in the global auto industry. As confirmed by its latest quarterly report issued on Thursday, in sales, output and profitability, Toyota now stands — perhaps a bit uncomfortably — at …

Warren Buffett: Bloomberg Game Changer

9 Kids Who Joined Their Dad's Band

Like father like son... and daughter!<p>Three years ago drummer Bun E. Carlos announced that he would leave Cheap Trick, giving the coveted position to none other than lead guitarist Rick Nielsen's son, Daxx. Bun E. is still largely recognized as the band's percussionist, but if you see them live, …

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Digital Seen Surpassing TV In Capturing Our Time

It's finally happening, folks. This year, the average time Americans spend with digital media each day will surpass traditional TV viewing time. That's according to eMarketer's latest estimate of media consumption among adults.<p>The average adult will spend more than five hours per day online and on …