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With a library of 500,000 movies and shows, SelectTV puts Netflix to shame

popsci shop<p>Get one year of service for just $19 and receive a free HDTV antenna.<p>Neither Netflix nor Hulu can claim to be the biggest entertainment library on the web. That accolade goes to SelectTV by FreeCast, an awesome cable-cutting platform that costs less than a coffee per month. You can get …

Televisions

If You Want to Be a Great Leader, You Should Stop Using These Phrases Now

Your words have the power to either inspire or discourage your employees<p>When you're a manager, your employees are constantly watching to see how you behave and what you say. As a result, it's important to be intentional about your choice of words in any setting.<p>As the boss, there are certain things …

Leadership

12 Pics That Will F*ck With Your Puny Mind

This stuff is cool as hell. These pics are honestly worth distrusting your brain for the rest of your life.1. There's no editing here, just …

Pics

NASA’s virtual tour of the moon in 4K will blow your mind

The moon can look spectacular enough from here on Earth, but a just-posted NASA video showing the lunar surface in amazing close-up detail is also …

Grand Canyon

This Woman Tests And Reviews Sex Toys For A Living. Here's What She's Discovered.

While many of us spend our days counting down the hours until we finally get off from work, Cara Sutra spends her days getting off ― at work.<p>Sutra earns her living in part by testing and reviewing sex toys. Her eponymous website, Cara Sutra, boasts over 2,000 product reviews and features sex and …

Bill Gates Wants You to Watch These 9 TED Talks

You can read what Gates called "one of the most important" books he's ever read, or you can watch these short but amazing TED Talks.<p>In an interview published in <i>Time</i> magazine earlier today, Bill Gates said that the late Hans Rosling's book <i>Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World--and Why</i> …

Bill Gates

McLaren takes efficiency to horrifying lengths for April Fools' Day

Now I'm going to have nightmares about synchronized tea breaks.<p>McLaren is a very technical automaker, building some of the world's best sports cars with serious precision. For April Fools' Day 2018, McLaren is lampooning its own attention to detail, and the results range from funny to downright …

April Fools' Day

What Is the Difference Between Marketing, Advertising, and Branding? A Simple Analogy to Help Explain

To understand the differences between these concepts, simply apply them to you.<p>In my work with entrepreneurs and business students, I often hear marketing strategies explained as "having social media," "having an online brand," or "advertising a lot."<p>These explanations make me cringe because, while …

Marketing

Here They Are, the Winners of the Most Beautiful Vagina Contest

31K<p>SHARES<p>It would be so easy to discount Brian Sloan's sex toy empire as pure, potentially sexist, kitsch. And yet he's made a name for himself and …

3D

1 Interview Question That Reveals the Right Job Candidate, Regardless of Intelligence or Experience

You should always aim the bar high for hiring your knowledge workers. This question will tell you who they really are.<p>Billionaire Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, once gave sound hiring advice:<p>You're looking for three things, generally, in a person: intelligence, energy, and …

Employment

THE TAKEDOWN OF TRAVIS KALANICK: The untold story of Uber's infighting, backstabbing, and multimillion-dollar exit packages

Twenty-four hours before Travis Kalanick would make a snap decision that would ultimately force him out of his job, the Uber CEO was relaxing at a rented house in Malibu with several friends.<p>It was a Sunday afternoon and he was ready for a nap. But as his eyes began to close his phone buzzed.<p>"Have …

General Motors

Production Toyota Supra Coming To Detroit With BMW l6 Turbo?

Electrified powertrain not ruled out.<p>Toyota has the revived Supra, still as a concept, on display at the 2018 Geneva Motor Show, and we have more …

Autos

How to Fly the Best First-Class Seats, Cheaper Than Economy

Airline industry experts have been proclaiming the death of first class for years. While some airlines have done away with it altogether, others are …

American Airlines

2019 Volvo V60: Five Things You Need to Know

Other than the fact that it's a gorgeous wagon<p>We generally like the current V60, especially in Polestar form. Even with a dated infotainment system and confusing center console, it pairs wagon practicality with some of the most comfortable seats on the market. But after Volvo showed off the larger, …

2019 Porsche 911 GT3 RS | More power, more glory

It will be the most powerful non-turbo Porsche ever to take the road<p>The 2019 Porsche 911 GT3 RS has come, and glory with it. The engine provides the first half of the GT3 RS show, that naturally aspirated 4.0-liter flat-six now good for 520 horsepower and 346 pound-feet of torque. That's 20 hp …

BMW M4 Convertible Edition 30 Jahre Is an Ode to Droptop Driving

Manufacturers look for any reason to create special-edition vehicles. Birthdays, anniversaries, deaths, records, motorsport achievements, auto shows, anything that gives a dash of legitimacy to throwing some badges and contrast stitching on a vehicle and limiting its release. The “unique” vehicles …

Carbon Fiber

2018 Mercedes-AMG S63 First Test: Burning Rubber in Style

Can a midcycle refresh make the S63 significantly quicker?<p>It’s hard to overstate how incredible the sixth-generation Mercedes-Benz S-Class is. The interior’s opulence is more in line with a Bentley or Rolls-Royce than a BMW 7 Series, yet we tested a 2014 S63 hitting 60 mph in 3.7 seconds. Toss the …

You can now track where Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster is in space

Earlier this month, SpaceX launched Falcon Heavy, the world's most powerful operational rocket, and it carried Elon Musk's very own Tesla Roadster as its payload.<p>For about 12 hours, the Roadster — helmed by a spacesuit-wearing dummy dubbed "Starman" — broadcast live video footage as it soared …

Tesla

20 Stunningly Intimate Birth, Postpartum And Maternity Photos

Birth photographers capture deeply emotional and personal moments for parents.<p>To celebrate this work, Birth Becomes Her, a birth photography blog and community, held a contest featuring real images focusing on aspects of early motherhood. The prompt invited photographers around the world to submit …

Has Anyone Seen the President?

Michael Lewis goes to Washington in search of Trump and winds up watching the State of the Union with Steve Bannon.<p>Back when he was president, Barack Obama told me that only two people treated any interaction with him as a zero-sum game. One was Vladimir Putin, the other congressional Republicans. …

Donald Trump

Cool Ways To Use LED Strip Lights To Highlight Beautiful Decors

The idea of integrating LED strip lights into your home decor has probably occurred to you before but you may not have given it enough thought and …

How to take a picture of the moon that doesn’t look like a tiny, white blob

Taking a good picture of our little satellite pal is harder than it seems, but a little prep makes a big difference.<p>The moon is a photographic tease. It hangs up there in the sky, all big and bright. Then you try to take a picture of it and you get a pathetic white blob floating in a sea of digital …

Fitness tracking app Strava gives away location of secret US army bases

Data about exercise routes shared online by soldiers can be used to pinpoint overseas facilities<p>Latest: Strava suggests military users ‘opt out’ of heatmap as row deepens<p>Sensitive information about the location and staffing of military bases and spy outposts around the world has been revealed by a …

Fitness Technology

5 myths about cardio that you need to stop believing

The cardio deck — made up of treadmills, ellipticals, and stationary bikes — is a go-to for those getting started in their fitness journeys, and it's a comfortable modality for the seasoned gym-goer as well.<p>Cardio is a pillar of exercise that has a reputation for improving heart health, …

Exercise

What I learned using the McLaren 570S as my daily driver

And how I eventually found a scant few minutes of pure bliss.<p>There it was, sitting in my driveway as I returned home after running out for errands. A bright Curacao blue McLaren 570S, all mine for the next few days. I made my typical first-impression walkaround. My test car was slathered in all the …

Carbon Fiber

Photography Tutorials For Beginners: Aperture, Shutter Speed, ISO, & Light

In upcoming days, we are going to share interesting Video Tutorials for beginners in photography. Here is the first video, clearly explained about …

Photography

10 Mind-Blowing Houses That Hide In Plain Sight

Everyone has secrets and that doesn’t even apply to people only. Have you ever seen or heard of a house with a secret room or a hidden passage …

Aegean Sea

19 simple social skills that will instantly make you more likable

<b>• Likability isn't necessarily inherent.</b><p><b>• You can practice certain behaviors in order to appear — and become — more likable.</b><p><b>• Practices range from smiling more to honing your listening skills.</b><p>Being likable is entirely under your control.<p>All it takes is the ability to pick up a few key social skills …

Body Language

Apple CEO Tim Cook: This Is the Number 1 Reason We Make iPhones in China (It's Not What You Think) | Inc.com

Take a look at the back of the box from which you unpacked your iPhone and you'll see this: "Designed by Apple in California Assembled in China."<p>Reading this tagline might trigger a vision in your mind of Jonathan Ive, Apple's legendary Chief Design Officer, dropping the drawings and technical …

Manufacturing

Review: Amazon wants a key to your house. I did it. I regretted it.

I gave Amazon.com a key to go into my house and drop off packages when I'm not around. After two weeks, it turns out letting strangers in has been the least-troubling part of the experience.<p>Once Amazon owned my door, I was the one locked into an all-Amazon world.<p>When Amazon first floated the idea …