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Louis Van Gaal Hints at Manchester United Exit, Pep Guardiola Reportedly Eyed

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has suggested he will leave the club when his contract expires in 2017, with Bayern Munich boss Pep Guardiola identified as a front-runner to succeed him.<p>The Dutchman hinted it would be “difficult” for him to oversee the development of an emerging, young …

Remembering the PlayStation’s mediocre launch lineup 20 years later

Twenty years ago today, the Sony PlayStation came out in the U.S., establishing a dominant new brand in the gaming world. Still, the anniversary isn’t getting a ton of attention.<p>In fact, somehow more gamers recognize September 9 as the day the Dreamcast launched, despite it being a much less …

Caitlyn Jenner sued again after deadly car crash

Talent agent Jessica Marie Steindorff filed suit in Los Angeles Superior Court seeking unspecified damages related to the four-car crash on the Pacific Coast Highway in the Los Angeles metro area.<p>Jenner, 65, walked away from the accident uninjured, but in addition to the woman who died, four others …

Microsoft is going to let governments look at its source code in a special office to prove spies can't use it

Microsoft posted on its blog that it's launching the special office to support a "high level of openness and cooperation" with European governments, who are deeeply suspicious of the online surveillance conducted by the US's NSA.<p>Essentially, Microsoft is so confident that there aren't any backdoors …

'Dear White People' takes a funny, frank, provocative look at race

<b>Dear White People</b><p>Lionsgate, $19.98; Blu-ray. $24.99<p>Available on VOD Feb. 3<p>Writer-director Justin Simien's campus comedy is one of the most provocative films about race since Spike Lee's early films. Simien doesn't have Lee's talent as a filmmaker (yet), but he does share a gift for attacking issues …

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Why can’t the world’s greatest minds solve the mystery of consciousness?

One spring morning in Tucson, Arizona, in 1994, an unknown philosopher named David Chalmers got up to give a talk on consciousness, by which he meant the feeling of being inside your head, looking out – or, to use the kind of language that might give a neuroscientist an aneurysm, of having a soul. …

Consciousness

'Hacktivist' group Anonymous says it will avenge Charlie Hebdo attacks by shutting down jihadist websites

Hacker group Anonymous have released a video condemning the Paris attacks, saying "freedom of expression has suffered an inhuman assault"<p>Hacker group Anonymous have released a video and a statement via Twitter condemning the <b>attacks on Charlie Hebdo</b>, in which 12 people, including eight journalists, …

N. Korea calls Obama 'monkey' in hacking row

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea called President Barack Obama "a monkey" and blamed the U.S. on Saturday for shutting down its Internet amid …

Saved by the Bell star arrested after stabbing

Dustin Diamond, who played Screech on the TV show, appears in court after Christmas Day incident<p>Dustin Diamond, who played Screech on the 1990s TV show Saved by the Bell, was charged on Friday with stabbing a man during a bar fight on Christmas day.<p>Diamond, 37, faces charges of endangering safety, …

Crime

Quantum Physics Just Got A Tiny Bit Easier To Understand

No one is about to claim that quantum physics is now easy to understand, but maybe it's not quite as devilishly complicated as we thought.<p>New research suggests that two of the quantum world's most mysterious features--the uncertainty principle and wave-particle duality--are simply two sides of a …

Did the Big Bang create a parallel universe where time goes backwards?

Radical new research suggests that at the same time the Big Bang created our universe, another where time goes in the opposite direction was also born<p>A scientific breakthrough could redefine how the universe is understood.<p>Radical new research led by a British scientist has suggested that there may …

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Cyborgs Among Us: Human 'Biohackers' Embed Chips In Their Bodies

In tattoo parlors and basements around the world, people are turning themselves into cyborgs by embedding magnets and computer chips directly into their bodies.<p>They call themselves biohackers, cyborgs and grinders. With each piece of technology they put beneath their skin, they are exploring the …