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10 Inspiring TED Talks That Will Completely Refresh Your Perspective On Life

We need someone to motivate us at some points of our lives. Garrio Harrison has collected 10 really inspiring TED talks videos on Quora.<p>These 10 …

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Pirate Bay plans web browser to elude censorship

A new browser from The Pirate Bay could make it harder than ever for authorities to block access to its site<p>Notorious file-sharing site The Pirate Bay has announced plans for a new web browser which it claims will be able to evade attempts by Internet service providers to block access to certain …

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Forget the iPad Morgan Freeman, this Santa pic was drawn using MS Paint - Pocket-lint

When we saw the photo-realistic iPad drawing of Morgan Freeman we were rightly amazed, it was so good. However, that was on a touchscreen device that …

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Girls in Green

If this is what they mean by "going green," we are ready to start recycling feverishly.<p>0<p>SHARES<p>13<p>Gallery<p>13 Images<p>If this is what they mean by "going …

Ten of the world's most mind-blowing landscapes

Gazing at a remarkable view for the first time is one of travel’s greatest thrills – and these 10 landscapes are among the most mind-blowing we’ve ever seen.<p>Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA<p>Yellowstone National Park has an embarrassment of astonishing sights, from the thundering waterfalls of …

Your Essential Tips for Safe Winter Driving

Author: Damon Lavrinc. Damon Lavrinc Gear<p>Date of Publication: 12.10.13.<p>Time of Publication: 5:53 pm. 5:53 pm<p>If the 70-plus-car pileup near …

Student dies and wakes up in the morgue—what happens next, it was mistake

A computer programming student was undergoing surgery in Costa Rica, when she died, experienced the afterlife, then returned to her body—in the …

Newly discovered greenhouse gas '7,000 times more powerful than CO2'

A new greenhouse gas that is 7,000 times more powerful than carbon dioxide at warming the Earth has been discovered by researchers in Toronto.<p>The newly discovered gas, perfluorotributylamine (PFTBA), has been in use by the electrical industry since the mid-20th century.<p>The chemical, that does not …

How to Get a Full Workout With Only Dumbbells | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Joe Hashey, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)</i>.<p>After a hard day’s work you head over to …

10 Things You Need to Know About Masking in Photoshop

Masking is one of the most important techniques or skills to learn in Photoshop. In this tutorial, we will explain 10 things you need to know about …

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This algorithm could prevent quadcopter drones from falling out of the sky

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Credit: Mark Mueller / ETH Zurich<p>Drones come in all kinds of shapes, from aerodynamic pods with huge wingspans to tiny …

Discovery of Oldest DNA Scrambles Human Origins Picture

Scientists reveal the surprising genetic identity of early human remains from roughly 400,000 years ago in Spain.<p><b>New tests on human bones hidden in a Spanish cave for some 400,000 years set a new record for the oldest human DNA sequence ever decoded—and may scramble the scientific picture of our</b> …

Discovery of oldest human DNA in Spanish cave sheds light on evolution

Researchers have read strands of ancient DNA teased from the thigh bone of an early human who died 400,000 years ago in what is now northern Spain.<p>The genetic material was pieced together from a clutch of cells found in bone fragments – the oldest human remains ever to yield their genetic code.<p>The …

DisplayMate tablet shootout puts Retina iPad Mini in last place, with ‘out-dated technology’

DisplayMate, a company specializing in scientific display testing and calibration, gave the Retina iPad Mini third place in detailed lab tests of three leading 7-inch tablets, criticising Apple for “really bad planning” for what it considers to be out-dated display technology.<p>And finally… the iPad …

Sony sells more than 1 million PlayStation 4s in first 24 hours

While first-weekend sales appear to be strong, some frustrated buyers complain of receiving malfunctioning units.<p>If early sales figures are a reliable barometer, Sony appears to have scored a hit with its new PlayStation 4.<p>The next-generation game console, which went on sale in North America on …

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PS4: 1 million sold in first day on sale in the US

New console, released on Friday in the US, comes ahead of European launch at end of month.<p>Sony has sold 1m units of its new PlayStation 4 gaming console in the first 24 hours that it was available in the US and Canada.<p>The console, which Sony is counting on to kick-start a revival of its consumer …

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'Game of Thrones' Is Most Pirated Show of 2013 So Far

<i>Game of Thrones</i> fans love them some Khaleesi, some Peter Dinklage and some bloody battle royales. But how many are actually watching the show …

10 of the most Jaw-Dropping Hotel Photos EVER

By Kristen McKenzie, HotelsCombined.com<p>Here at the HotelsCombined office, we've all gotten pretty used to staring at stunning hotel images -- with over 400,000 hotels in our database, sorting through scenic pics of luxury villas and infinity-edge pools has become standard daily fare.<p>However, there …

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8 Tips For Creating Great Stories From George R.R. Martin, Junot Diaz, And Other Top Storytellers

Jeff Vandermeer’s Wonderbook: The Guide to Creating Imaginative Fiction is jammed with storytelling wisdom from some of world’s top fantasy writers. Here’s some of it.<p>What the hell is a Story Lizard? In <i>Wonderbook: The Guide to Creating Imaginative Fiction</i> (Abrams Books, October 15), Story Lizards …

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Emilia Clarke and Garrett Hedlund reportedly among the names linked to Terminator reboot

Now that <b>Thor: The Dark World</b> has arrived and his promotional duties on the Marvel sequel are almost up, it’s thought that director Alan Taylor will …