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The Next Big Thing In Algorithm-Driven Recommendation Services? Humans

Text Rex, from the Infatuation food and drink site, gives local search a personal touch.<p>I’m texting with a stranger about dive bars. No, this isn’t a Tinder date in the making. I’m just looking for places to go hang out after work. But rather than firing up Yelp or letting Foursquare push …

Astronaut captures hypnotic videos of thunderstorms on Earth from space

Astronauts in space can experience thunderstorms, too — just not the same way we do on Earth.<p>NASA astronaut Terry Virts captured several amazing …

What He Started Doing at 14 Made Him One of the Fittest Guys in the NFL

These 3 strategies changed Steve Weatherford's life, and they could do the same for you<p>To punt a football in the National Football League, you need a leg that kicks like a nitroglycerine-powered pendulum. Steve Weatherford, who airs out pigskins for the New York Giants, has that. He has a Super …

An Arab billionaire shares his explosive views on Obama, Israel, ISIS, and why the Arab Spring failed

We asked him about ISIS, Syria, Mubarak, Obama, Israel, China, Oil, Africa, and the Arab Spring.<p>The investor agreed to answer our questions, but only if we redacted his name and only refer to him as an "Arab" investor and billionaire.<p>Through a spokesperson, this investor said that if we were to …

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Junk Culture Dallas

What's the first thing we touch when we wake up? How do our favourite things reveal our hopes and fears? Can objects tell the story of our lives? …

Art

Ashton Eaton: The World's Fittest Athlete

In 2006, Ashton Eaton was a high school senior in Bend, Oregon, hoping to land a college scholarship in football, track, or the long jump. His track coach had a different idea: What about decathlon? Eaton’s response: What’s decathlon?<p>Fast-forward four years and Eaton had won three NCAA decathlon …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

What To Wear Today<p>Leading man shades you can actually afford.<p>By Megan Gustashaw19 hours agoView More<p>Real Life Diet<p>“Once I retired, I had all the time …

The Greatest Fitness Feats on YouTube

Fitness feats have been well documented over time, starting with Eugen Sandow posing in 1903 (above). YouTube offers newbies and veterans the chance …

What an eyeful: the world's most beautiful buildings

Straight away we'll say that this isn't a top 10 list. There are just far too many styles of buildings, each worthy of a top 50: sacred buildings, homes, skyscrapers, theatres...<p>Instead, this is a list showing the variety of architectural beauty across the globe - and pointing you in the direction …

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Carrie stunt terrifies New York cafe customers - video

3 out of 5 stars.<p>3 out of 5 stars.<p>A strangely faithful remake of the 1976 De Palma horror classic has little new to say, writes <b>Mark Kermode</b><p>Published: 1 Dec 2013<p>2 out of 5 stars.<p>2 out of 5 stars.<p>Stephen King's bloody teen masterpiece has been updated – but with few 21st-century additions and fewer …

Free Flat User Interface Kits of Widgets by Riki Tanone

Free UI Design.<p>Auckland, New Zealand-based graphic and web designer Riki Tanone created this nice flat user interface design kits of widgets. You can …

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Evok Concept Showerhead Reduces The Amount of Water In The Flow While You Soap Up

<b>Evok concept showerhead</b> was a design submission for a contest hosted by Unilever. The brief was simple, each contestant had to come up with …

Industrial Design

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New Video: Ariana Grande Feat. Nathan Sykes “Almost Is Never Enough”

If you thought you had Ariana Grande figured out, she hit fans with the curveball today, releasing a soft ballad with Nathan Sykes of The Wanted. …

Link About It: This Week's Picks

1. Dog TV<p>With 24 hours of advertising-free programming, the first television network for dogs recently launched through DirectTV. As ridiculous as it sounds, the network founders claim the color-enhanced programming can help dogs—whose owners are away most of the day—with separation anxiety. At …

New Music: Big Sean Feat. Kendrick Lamar & Jay Electronica “Control”

With his upcoming album hitting iTunes pre-order at midnight, Big Sean celebrates by releasing a bonus song that won’t make <i>Hall of Fame</i>. After …

For India, creating smaller states like Telangana is not always the best option | Jayati Ghosh

Indian regional separatists have stepped up their demands, which may tip the country into a period of political instability<p>When the states of what would be independent India were drawn up in the dying days of the British Raj, the criterion used was linguistic: people who mostly spoke the same …

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