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This app you’ve never heard of lets you watch shows and movies for free that aren’t even on Netflix

People often think that when it comes to streaming TV shows and movies online, there are only three options: pay for the good stuff, steal the good …

TV shows

Want to Be a Better Boss? Read Any of the 8 Books the Smartest Leaders Have Already Read

This remarkable publishing company aims to change the world by putting out profoundly positive leadership bestsellers.<p>In the process of writing a manuscript for my first book publication, my literary agent and I are choosing publishers wisely. One promising publisher on my radar screen is …

Leadership

How to reset your midlife body to burn fat – in six easy steps

Weight gain is not an inevitability of ageing – although, for many people, as they accumulate years under their belt, they also gain pounds.<p>A big part of this is down to the modern dietary environment, which encourages gradual weight gain over time. Over the last 10-20 years, we have started to eat …

9 questions about Avengers: Infinity War and its ending, answered

Spoiler alert.<p>By now, if you’re a Marvel fan, or even someone who’s Marvel-curious, you’ve seen the studio’s biggest, wildest movie yet. <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> goes out of its way to let you know that everything will <i>change</i>, and even if it seems likely the next film will undo some of those changes, …

17 Stephen Hawking Quotes That Will Inspire You (and Leave You Dreaming of the Stars)

Sadly, Stephen Hawking has died at the age of 76. But his words are timeless.<p>Stephen Hawking was one of the most famous and influential scientists of our time. Sadly, Hawking has passed away at the age of 76 -- fully 55 years after doctors gave him just two years to live with a diagnosis of …

Stephen Hawking

Portia De Rossi Gives Ellen DeGeneres The Most Memorable 60th Birthday Gift

Portia de Rossi made sure that her wife Ellen DeGeneres’ 60th birthday will be memorable.<p>On Thursday’s episode of the “Ellen Show,” DeGeneres …

Watch Free, Legal Online Movies & TV Shows at Viewster

Viewster - Free, Legal Movies & TV Shows<p>Viewster Lets You Watch Free, Legal Online Movies & Shows<p>Updated April 03, 2018<p>Viewster is a legal free …

Are your family and friends safe? Google's new app tells you

My daughter just turned 12. She doesn't know it yet, but she will unwrap her first cell phone on Christmas morning. And one of the apps she will find already installed on her new phone is Google's new Trusted Contacts app because it will let me request her location so I can know she is safe.<p>How it …

Apps

Esports Integrity Coalition aims to clean up competitive gaming

A new gaming industry body launches today, aiming to hold the growing esports field to higher standards of ethical behaviour and sportsmanlike …

Gaming

CS:GO Gambling gets even shadier

The unregulated gambling surrounding Counter-Strike:Go skins has gotten even shadier - with YouTube personalities running but not disclosing their …

ESIC Plans to Bring an End to Match Fixing

Match fixing has been a lingering problem in the eSports world, however, the industry has done little to prevent these practices. This morning, the …

Match Fixing

Esports lawyers dissect CSGO gambling in Reddit AMA

CSGO has a gambling problem. Valve is involved in a suit over whether CSGO's key-and-crate loot system and the accompanying skin market should be …

Seven-figure salaries, sold-out stadiums: Is pro video gaming a sport?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Hordes of fans queue outside, eagerly awaiting a glimpse of their heroes.<p>Inside, a shining trophy stands upon a pedestal. The players arrive, eyeing it covetously as they make their way to their positions.<p>Suited pundits have had their say and hand over to the commentators.<p>One team forms a …

Call of Duty

Activision Blizzard’s Mike Sepso will speak on esports going mainstream at GamesBeat 2016

Our next speaker for our GamesBeat 2016 event is Mike Sepso, senior vice president for Activision Blizzard. Sepso was the cofounder of MLG, which Activision Blizzard acquired last year. Now he focuses on esports and runs Media Networks, a division devoted to creating the best esports experiences …

8 Reasons Why Rocket League is the Future of eSports

We have more and more games entering the eSport scene with larger and larger prize pools. One game that recently became a contender for eSports is</i> …

Rocket League

7 Habits That May Actually Change The Brain, According To Science

The brain is by far our most precious organ–others are good, too, but they all pale in comparison to the mighty brain. Because the brain works so hard around the clock (even while we’re sleeping), it uses an extraordinary amount of energy, and requires a certain amount of nutritional support to …

The Brain

14 books to read on your commute that will make you smarter about business

One way of combining the necessity of getting to our workplace with success is to spend the time reading or listening to books.<p>Here are my suggestions for great business books to read or listen to during your commute.<p><b>1.</b><b>"The</b> <b>E-Myth"</b> by Michael Greber. This is an excellent book about the myths …

Here’s What Was Left Out Of ‘Deadpool’

<i>Deadpool</i> was one of those movies that ended up in development hell for years and years, leaving many to wonder what elements got yanked out like blocks in a Jenga tower in the seemingly never ending quest to convince dumb movie execs the movie was a good idea. Now, Mr. Sunday Movies (via Laughing …

Film Industry

These secret codes have completely changed how I watch Netflix

We've all been there. You sit down on the couch, turn on Netflix, and the next thing you know, you've spent 20 minutes scrolling through shows and movies without finding a single thing you actually want to watch.<p>You feel like you've seen everything before, the recommended choices don't look …

Kickass Torrents now lets you stream movies just like Netflix, as content owners fight back

After The Pirate Bay incorporated Torrents Time support in its website a few days ago, Kickass Torrents is now supporting the plugin that lets you …

16 Netflix hacks that will take your binge-watching to the next level

Everyone loves Netflix.<p>The service has taken over the world because it lets you binge on your favorite shows and movies to your hearts content. And you can watch whenever, wherever.<p>But even though the standard Netflix experience is good, it doesn't mean you can't improve it with few tricks.<p>From …

Star Wars: The Old Republic deserves a second chance

BioWare's MMO has received some major upgrades in recent months<p>My love affair with <i>Star Wars: The Old Republic</i> was strong but short-lived. When it launched in late 2011, I thought this was it: the replacement for <i>World of Warcraft</i> that I'd been waiting for.<p><i>The Old Republic</i> had the social gameplay and …

The 28 original Netflix shows and movies we know will be released in 2016

The company has said that it plans to roughly double its output of original shows to 31 in 2016. Netflix also has the following in the pipeline: 10 feature films, 30 kids shows, 12 documentaries, and 10 stand-up comedy specials.<p>Netflix has repeatedly said that original content is its future, and …

Entertainment

11 actions you can take today to start getting rich, according to a self-made millionaire

The good news is that success is a learnable skill, and anyone can start thinking, acting, and making choices like the super wealthy.<p>In T. Harv Eker's bestselling book, "Secrets of the Millionaire Mind," the self-made millionaire identifies specific "millionaire mind actions" that could help you …

Why use a whole plane when you can fly one wing?

Flying wings<p>Sleek. Efficient. Wildly unstable.<p>1946<p>Since the days of the Wright Brothers, aviation engineers have experimented with the concept of a …

Queer Laboratory Life: Recognising the work of LGBT scientists

With LGBT civil rights in the news, Georgina Voss argues that science institutions need to extend their equality initiatives to queer scientists<p>When Sir Tim Hunt’s comments about women in science broke, one element in particular jumped out at me. Hunt was, he said, in favour of gender-segregated …

Watch Tesla’s New Car Absolutely Crush Last Year's Model S In A Drag Race

Now we know what that difference in acceleration looks like.<p>YouTube channel DragTimes, which tests the acceleration and top speeds of some of the fastest cars out there, had a drag race between a Tesla P85, the older model, and the newer dual-motor P85D.<p>Take notice around the 20-second mark. It's …

Man Walks All Day to Create Massive Snow Patterns (Part 3)

English artist Simon Beck never ceases to amaze us with his large-scale murals of geometric patterns in snow. Each visually breathtaking piece, which Beck manually creates by walking through the snow and leaving behind his track prints, adds a surreal element to its natural landscape. Walking …

14 Toys That Will Make Your Kids Smarter

<b>Pitch:</b> Players (age 8+) assemble a group of magnetic modules to create circuits that light up, vibrate, and spin.<p><b>Payoff:</b> The free-form nature of the …