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26 Stunning Images You Won't Believe Were Found On Google Street View

He created a Tumblr, 9-eyes — named after the 9 cameras Google Street View uses— where he curates the best images he finds.<p>Rafman says sometimes he picks a location and "just wanders," captivated by what he sees.<p>He also doesn't document where exactly the photos were taken.<p>He told The New York Times …

Google Street View

How to Book Two Trips for the Price of One

<i>digital cat / Flickr</i><p>One of the best arguments for using miles instead of cash to book your flights is that the routing rules are so much more flexible for award travel. Many loyalty programs allow you to add connections, stopovers and open jaws to your itinerary -- meaning you can combine multiple …

San Francisco

5 Fall Salads You're About to Fall in Love With

<b>1. Kale, Apple & Pancetta Salad</b><p>Made with shredded kale, crisp pancetta, tart apples and pecans in a zingy maple vinaigrette, this salad just screams fall. It's wildly addictive -- even my husband, who is not much of a salad guy, cannot get enough of it. <b>GET THE RECIPE</b><p><b>2. French Lentil Salad with Goat</b> …

Healthy Eating

How the iPhone 6 literally pays for itself

If the new Apple Pay system delivers on its promise, financial transactions will be revolutionised<p>On Tuesday, the church of Apple held its annual convention in San Francisco. Legions of the faithful, carefully vetted, were assembled in a darkened auditorium. The atmosphere was not quite as …

Ohio State Marching Band's Halftime Show Pays Tribute to Popular TV Shows

New director, same great band.<p>The Ohio State University Marching Band has been dealing with some controversy recently, but the current members aren't letting that keep them from putting on an entertaining halftime show. The band's latest intermission joins the long list of stellar shows that it has …

College Football

The 2015 Corvette has a video recording of everything the valet did in your car

The human body undergoes some weird physical changes when it hands the keys to a shiny new car to someone else; the pulse quickens, the throat dries out and the palms get unnaturally clammy. If that shiny new car happens to be a Corvette, though, the human body may be able to worry a little less - …

Kim Kardashian Writes the Book on Selfies

<b>American Apparel</b><br>Still struggling despite firing Dov Charney. Can't seem to cut an acid wash break.<p><b>Bacall, Lauren</b><br>The iconic Hollywood actress passed away at age 89.<p><b>Birkenstocks</b><br>Continue to be very popular with the hipsters, says the <i>New York Times</i>. May be able to teach American Apparel a thing or</b> …

Inside the 49ers' new tech-rich stadium

Levi's Stadium is the third NFL stadium to open in the last five years -- but the only one billed as a tech haven.<p>SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Patrick Willis, the San Francisco 49ers Pro Bowl linebacker, is in two places at once.<p>He is posing for a photo with me at the 49ers museum at Levi's Stadium, the …

Augmented Reality

The Sandwich Cookie Argentineans Love More Than Steak

Argentina is known the world over for the quality of its steaks, and having spent four months studying Spanish there when I was fresh out of law school, I can attest that Argentinians are obsessed with meat.<p>Their steaks weigh over two pounds each, and grown men are ridiculed if they so much as …

Caramelized Peach Pancakes

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a. fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: Have some sunny, peachy pancakes for breakfast this morning.</i><p>Are you a recipe procrastinator? I am. I …

Daft Punk Make Elusive 'Human After All' Remix Album Available Worldwide

Limited-edition compilation had been released exclusively in Japan<p>Eight years after releasing a limited-edition remix album of <i>Human After All</i> …

'The Big Bang Theory' Stars Just Got Really Huge Raises

The three main stars of "The Big Bang Theory" are getting big, fat raises, with Kaley Cuoco, Jim Parsons, and Johnny Galecki each reportedly set to earn $1 million per episode for the next three seasons of the series.<p>Deadline reports that the trio recently negotiated new contracts to earn the same …

Texas firearms instructor accidentally shoots himself while teaching family how to clean and shoot pistol

Sgt. Heath Vanek, of the Hewitt Police Department, shot himself in the left hand with his 9 mm pistol<p>A member of the Hewitt Police Department is recovering from surgery for a self-inflicted gun-wound. Sgt. Heath Vaneck -- the Hewitt Police Department's firearms instructor -- shot himself in the …

10 Pancake Common Mistakes—and How to Avoid Them

How to make pancakes like a short order cook. Just avoid these common mistakes!<p>For many Americans, pancakes evoke a certain kind of nostalgia. People make pancakes because they're delicious, crowd-pleasing, and easy. Well, sort of easy. There are a few crucial mistakes that home chefs commonly make …

Breakfast

Chance The Rapper Released His Cover Of The “Arthur” Theme Song And It’s More Amazing Then We Ever Imagined

It's going to be a wonderful kind of day.

10 Apps That Will Make Your Android Phone A Whole Lot Better

Android launchers allow you to make your phone even more personal and catered to your specific tastes.<p>A launcher is essentially a home screen replacement for your Android phone.<p>You can turn them on or off whenever you like, which means you can change the look and feel of your phone's software at …

Apps

Sabina Altynbekova Is Too Beautiful To Play Volleyball, Critics Say

A teenage volleyball player from Kazakhstan is coming under fire, but it's not because of her skills. It's because of her looks.<p>Critics say Sabina Altynbekova, 17, is so beautiful that it's a distraction to the sport. Even the athlete's own coach says his team is increasingly about one player, at …

Colin Kaepernick and 49ers Agree on New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

<b>Updates from Thursday, June 5</b><p>NBC's Mike Florio provides financial insight into Colin Kaepernick's new contract with the 49ers:<p>Technically, the deal has $61 million guaranteed, even though $6 million of the guaranteed salary could evaporate (more on that later). Either way, only $13.073 million is …

Football (U.S.)

Try It Now

Here Comes the Summer: Beautiful Color Photos of Coney Island in the Early 1960s

Coney Island 1961-1963<br>Aaron Rose—Courtesy Museum of the City of New York<p>1 of 15<p>With the summer heat edging ever closer, the Museum of the City of New …

Sixteen Candles Turns 30: Where Are the Stars Now?

It was bracing a few years back, at least for those of us of a certain age, to see Molly Ringwald cast as a grandmother on TV’s <i>The Secret Life of the</i> …

TV

10 First-Class Airplane Seats That Are Nicer Than Your Apartment

As some airlines gut their frequent flyer programs, increase fees and cram more seats into coach, others are pushing the boundaries of flying luxury with of over-the-top first class suites.<p>Airlines are betting that these opulent accommodations will drive up profit margins and yield greater revenues …

American Airlines

David Lebovitz's Steak with Mustard Butter

<i>All week long David Lebovitz -- professional cook, baker, and blogger -- will be sharing recipes from his new book, My Paris Kitchen. Follow along to win one of six copies we're giving away -- and find out why Paris really is always a good idea.</i><p><i>Today: A trip to Paris is as easy as making this</i> …

Aerofex hoverbike could be yours by 2017

The Aero-X hoverbike from Aerofex is slated for a commercial release in 2017 for just $85,000. Chump change, right?<p>Aerofex's hoverbike made a pretty big splash when the Californian company showed off its working prototype all the way back in 2012, but then it went eerily silent. Now, Aerofex has …

Carbon Fiber

Autodesk joins the 3D printer wars

The company is aiming to make 3D printing accessible to as many as possible. But it will be pricey.<p>MakerBot, 3D Systems, and other companies that have dominated the lower-end 3D printer space have a giant new player to contend with: Autodesk.<p>Wednesday, Autodesk announced its own 3D printer, along …

3D Printing

New Sunglasses Turn Your World Into An Instagram Photo

Forget rose-colored glasses. It's time to see the world through an Instagram filter. And thanks to a new start-up, you'll soon be able to do exactly that.<p>The company, Tens, has launched an IndieGogo campaign to create tinted sunglasses that give the world a similar look to that of an Instagram …