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Why more people are calling ISIL “Daesh,” and why the group apparently hates it

While debating whether to bomb Syria in Parliament yesterday (Dec. 2), British prime minister David Cameron announced the government would start calling the militant group “Daesh” instead of ISIL (also known as the Islamic State or ISIS). Cameron is following in the footsteps of French government …

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IRL: the Samsung Galaxy Round is a curved Note 3 that costs way too much

<i>Welcome to</i> IRL<i>, an ongoing feature where we talk about the gadgets, apps and toys we're using in real life and take a second look at products that already got the formal review treatment.</i><p>Flat smartphones are <i>so</i> early 2013; concave is the new hotness. At least, that's what Samsung and LG might have …

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Derek Jarman, Honoré Daumier, Louise Bourgeois: the week's art shows in pictures

From Derek Jarman's Black Paintings in London to Louise Bourgeois's Insomnia Drawings in Edinburgh, Skye Sherwin and Robert Clark find out what's happening in art around the country

Stephen Elop says he's ready for change at Microsoft

All eyes are on Stephen Elop. Just hours ago, he introduced Nokia's first Windows tablet; he's also overseeing his division's integration into Microsoft; and Redmond is even considering him as its next CEO. During our interview today, Elop understandably couldn't comment on the prospect of taking …

20 Great DIY Wedding Backdrop Ideas

Last month I had the pleasure of being part of “Team Pom Pom” for my friends’ Clay and Lisa’s wedding. Along with Victoria and Anna, I helped create …

Paneer and Queso Blanco D.I.Y. Cheese Kit, Easiest Cheeses to Make- 8 batches

Do you love Indian food with those delicious soft cheese cubes soaking up the curry? That's Paneer! Queso Blanco is another yummy farmers' cheese often seen crumbled onto Mexican and Latin American dishes but it's equally wonderful on pizza, pasta and salads. Now you can make your own in one …

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Remember looking through a kaleidoscope as a kid? It was like being a pirate on a treasure hunt, but instead of discovering unexplored land we were glancing into a world of brilliant beauty.<p>Most of the supplies needed for this great project can be found in your home — some of them are even …

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It’s no secret I love flowers – in my apartment, on my desk, or as a pattern on my dress. Pressing fresh flowers is a great way to preserve their natural beauty, and by decorating your phone case with them, you can showcase their vivid colors and add a little touch of nature to an otherwise …

Will robots destroy Starbucks? From Quartz: "Starbucks’ 95,000 baristas have a competitor. It doesn’t need sleep. It’s precise in a way that a human could never be. It requires no training. It can’t quit. It has memorized every one of its customers’ orders. There’s never a line for its perfectly turned-out drinks. It doesn’t require health insurance." http://f-st.co/FuNmoF6 More from a post we wrote about Briggo in July: http://f-st.co/sf16XQa

Observing the Earth: Incredible Satellite Photos of Earth from the European Space Agency | Colossal

<p>Though I don’t have a homepage set, the first page in my daily rounds is always the Astronomy Picture of the Day (site currently down), a website …