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Teenage Minecraft player admits to orchestrating three swattings

A 13-year-old boy confessed to the police that he initiated three separate instances of swatting across two states, reports Ars Technica.<p>The teenager, whose name has not been released because of his age, swatted a teacher and a classmate in Ventura County, California, according to the county's …

Too Busy to Network? Make Time With These 15 Tips

A few simple changes in your day-to-day habits can help you keep your current network close and create time for new connections too.<p>People are key to a company's success, and that means taking the time to network and build relationships. But with such limited time, how can entrepreneurs manage to …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Style<p>The humble baseball cap gets beach-ready.<p>14 Photos2 days agoView More<p>NFL<p>The NFL All-Pro and community activist would like to cut through the …

10 Stupid Interview Questions And How To Answer Them

Ellis Chase has been in the career and staffing business for 36 years, first in the human resources department at what was then Chase Manhattan Bank in New York, then as a managing director at staffing firm Right Management and now as an independent career and executive coach. He does workshops for …

Coffee Power: London Entrepreneur Uses the City's Coffee Waste for Fuel

Bio-bean, a London-based enterprise, takes coffee grinds and turns them into fuel.<p>Arthur Kay trained in architecture at University College London. While developing a blueprint for a coffee roaster he saw the potential in turning the business’ waste into energy.<p>Given London produces 200,000 tons of …

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Is the sexed-up Power Rangers short making a statement? Why the answer is important

Director Joseph Kahn released a gritty, 14-minute look at an alternate version of the popular Power Rangers characters.<p>The short quickly blew up, and video-sharing site Vimeo briefly featured the video on its front page before suddenly removing it entirely.<p>So what happened, and what does the future …

What’s Living Under These Elephant Seals?

Changing Planet<p>Elephant seals weigh tons, are made of hundreds of trillions of individual cells, and are big enough to spot from the small plane as you come in for a landing on the smaller islands in the Falklands (Malvinas).<p>Standing on one of these beaches, most tourists, including most of the …

Procrastination.

“This habit can seriously hurt you in a work setting,” says Dr. Katharine Brooks, director of Liberal Arts Career Services at The University of Texas at Austin and author of <i>You Majored in What? Mapping Your Path from Chaos to Career</i>. “If you’re one of those folks who believes that you do your best …

Inside the mind of Vladimir Putin

Ukraine's rebels are supposed to be putting down their arms. What can we learn about their next move from the psychology of the man who rules Russia?<p>In June 2005, Vladimir Putin saw a diamond-studded Super Bowl ring on the finger of Robert Kraft, the owner of the New England Patriots. Kraft was in …

How Do I Build a Business Plan? (Infographic)

You have a powerful idea for the next big thing, but before you sell it to anyone, you have to get it all down on paper. It’s time to make a business plan.<p>How do you know if you’re headed in the right direction? Washington State University created an infographic that provides 10 guidelines to help …

Top 12 Most Mind-Bending Illusions in 2014

Over the past few years we've seen some truly mind-bending illusions (2012, 2011). It's now that time of year again when we look back and show you the best ones of 2014. What distorted our senses and changed our perception of reality? This year, we saw a lot of street art works that pushed creative …

The best movies of 2014

You may have noticed, but Polygon started writing about movies this year.<p>And what a year to expand our coverage: 2014 probably had more good or even great films than it had good or great games, at least where genre fiction is concerned.<p>Because we have no formal rating system for films, the …

Chinese Programmer Sticks Windows 95 On An iPhone 6 Plus

Today in “putting stuff onto things on which they don’t belong,” we present a user, xyq058775, and his exciting admission that he installed Windows 95 on a brand new iPhone. He used a tool called iDos, an open source DOSBox-like app to install the OS. He found that most of it worked fine but he was …

Destiny: Review In Progress Discussion - Day 3

Before the stroke of 2 pm on this, our fourth day of the Destiny review-in-progress livestream, I finished off the campaign and hit the soft level …

Destiny: How To Get Past Level 20 - IGN Strategize - IGN Video

Have you reached level 20 in Destiny and are wondering how to level past that? We've got you covered.

The All-New Pushup Circuit That Builds Strong, Massive Shoulders

A great set can make your waist look slimmer, your arms look bigger, and your back look broader. Here's the circuit that will help you build bolder shoulders<p>When it comes to shoulders, the bolder, the better. One of the best ways to build a massive set: Pushups. But we're not talking about pounding …