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16 Amazing Hair-Care Products From Natural and Organic Beauty Brands

We've been conditioned to think that sulfates, parabens, silicones, and [insert unpronounceable chemical here] are part of the bargain if you want great hair. The good news is that's not so. With consumers becoming increasingly ingredient-conscious, hair-care brands have been stepping up to harness …

Hair Care

The art of Zen and how to reorganise your bedroom to get more sleep

If 2016 was the year of decluttering, then 2017 is shaping up to be the year we prioritise a return to Zen living.<p>Having learnt to “let it go” and live a simpler, more functional life, it’s time to focus on <i>how</i> we make better use of the new spaces we’ve created – and no more so than in the …

Home Decorating

'Anime Movie Night' Coming To A Theater Near You

Usually fans of Japanese anime watch their favorite shows and feature-length films on the small screen—that is, on their computer screens.<p>Now, anime is coming to the big screen on a regular basis. Called Anime Movie Night, the quarterly event will bring new and classic anime, both episodic and …

Anime

This Is How You Fight Fatigue—Without Caffeine

<i>Why am I always tired?</i> Have you asked yourself this question yet today? Yeah, us too, along with millions of other Americans. In fact, a survey found …

Wellness

The company behind these pocket-sized military surveillance drones just got bought for $134 million

The Black Hornet is small enough to fit in the palm of your hand.<p>The leading maker of thermal imaging sensors, Flir, bought a Norwegian drone maker for $134 million, the company announced Wednesday.<p>Flir acquired Prox Dynamics, which makes the Black Hornet, a tiny nano-drone used by the military and …

Lee Miller: the woman in Hitler’s bathtub

Lee Miller’s life was as extraordinary as her photos. A Twenties fashion model who became a Surrealist and later the only female combat photographer in Europe during the war, she documented the liberation of Dachau and Buchenwald concentration camps. She later married the Surrealist artist Roland …

Avant-garde

What It's Like to Be an Empath

If you feel the Earth's pain before an earthquake or have a panic attack because someone near you is anxious, you might be an empath too.<p>If you search for any article about "empaths," you'll find it has thousands of likes and hundreds of shares on Facebook, and in the comments, dozens of people …

Meditation Studio Is A Powerful Solution To Your Problems

If you read my very first article as a contributor here on Forbes you may have noticed that I am a big advocate of meditation. With my ambitious and dynamic lifestyle, I easily come to the point where I find myself overcommitted, rushing and restless. Meditation helps me calm down and appreciate …

Meditation

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5 Lies Christians Are Told

I love the Church. I have given my life to the Church. I believe in the Church because I believe the King reigns over everything. There is a lot to …

Dexter's Cereal Killer - The Taste That Knocks 'Em Dead!

Dexter's Cereal Killer by rustenico<p>Wake up to a bloody big bowl of Dexter's Cereal Killer brand cereal and you'll be waking up in a really dark …

I'ma leave this here.

Hear Spiritualized’s Space-Sounds Epic ‘Always Forgetting With You (the Bridge Song)’

Last month, Youth Lagoon unleashed “Worms,” an experimental head-trip that’s destined to appear on <i>Space Project</i>, an upcoming Lefse Records …

Could this be our first look at the much larger iPhone 6?

<b>Update:</b> These appear to be fake…<p>Sonny Dickson has posted images today which claim to show the casing for the next generation iPhone. The metal shell, which closely resembled both the industrial design of the current iPod touch and iPad Air, appears to be of unibody construction. While it’s …

6 Harsh Truths That Will Make You a Better Person | Cracked.com

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Internet Archive starts preserving classic game consoles on the web

Many gamers won't load a console emulator for much more than a brief nostalgia kick. The Internet Archive has loftier goals, however. It's expanding its Historical Software Collection to include the free-to-play Console Living Room beta, which recreates classic '70s and '80s systems on the web for …

Why Battery Life Should Be The New Smartphone Battleground

Smartphones are unquestionably one of the most useful devices of the 21st century but they continue to have one critical flaw – battery life. We’ve all been there – you forgot to charge your smartphone and you have 10% battery life left to see you through the day.<p>You think of ways to charge it, …

India Cracks Down on Bitcoin Exchanges

A number of Bitcoin exchanges in India have suspended their services days after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) warned that use of the cryptocurrency could violate money laundering and financial terrorism laws.<p>Among the services that are pausing, INRBTC.com says “the only option left now is suspend …

Nokia pulls Here Maps from the App Store, blames iOS 7

In the wake of Maps-gate, Nokia was one of several outfits that rushed to Apple's aid with a navigation app of its very own. A year later, however, and that same offering has been yanked from the App Store before it could send a note to its neighbors. When we asked, Nokia responded with the below …

Google sues to protect Android device makers from Apple-backed patent hell

Advertisement<p>161 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / Sergej Khakimullin<p><b>Update:</b> <i>This article produced a torrent of abuse, accusations and even some insight</i> …

Apple Lists '12 Days of Gifts' App Freebie for £12.99/€12.99

A small technical slip-up has caused Apple a bit of embarrassment this morning. The firm’s ‘12 Days of Gifts‘ app, which promises iOS users one digital present each day from December 26 to January 6, currently lists a BBC documentary on Africa for £12.99/€12.99 in the UK and parts of Europe.<p>A far …

Vidzone brings free music-video streaming to PS4

The PlayStation 4 might not play CDs (yet) and an official YouTube app is still MIA, but that doesn't mean music and music videos are out of reach. Vidzone has finally taken its streaming app into the next generation, and, unlike Music Unlimited, it's free. Much like its previous-gen counterpart, …

Apple Renews Motion Calling for U.S. Ban on Samsung Products

During the original Apple v. Samsung trial in 2011, Apple requested an injunction to prevent Samsung from selling its Galaxy line of smartphones and tablets within the United States. Apple stated that the products in question violated three of its multitouch software patents, including the …

Microsoft's 2014 makeover: It's all up to the next boss

The world waits for Microsoft to reveal the successor to CEO Steve Ballmer. That's when the hard decisions start.<p>Somebody's got to be up for this job.<p>Months after Steve Ballmer announced plans to step down as chief executive, Microsoft heads into 2014 still searching for the right candidate. In the …

Online

Military tech in 2014: Lasers, drones, and cyberops

The Pentagon has plenty of high-tech advances on tap for the coming year. Think drones, of course, but also laser weapons, cyberwarfare, and the ageless B-52.<p>Sometime in 2014, the US Navy expects to have a laser weapon aboard a ship in the Persian Gulf.<p>It won't at all, however, tip the balance of …

Military

Baidu Denies Claims Of Security Leaks In Japanese Software

Tensions between Japan and China are riding high now — and even technology companies are not spared the blow. Chinese search giant Baidu has found itself in hot soup for claims that it is leaking information from Japan via a software program it developed, raising concerns that it could be spying on …