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J.J. Abrams Reveals the First Word Uttered in Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Jimmy Kimmel dedicated all of Monday night’s show to the cast of the <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i>, which is set to hit theaters on Dec. 18. Stars …

How A Police Sketch Artist Works

Police sketches are typically thought of as manifestations of memory, but Jason Harvey’s portraits highlight extraordinary technique.<p>Forensic artist Jason Harvey has conducted interviews with countless crime victims to illustrate a suspect’s face, but the process always starts out the same. Tell me …

Is Pixar's Run of Greatness Over?

The announcement of Toy Story 4 is the latest sign that the studio has come down with a bad case of sequel-itis.<p>I’ve written before (more than once, I’m afraid) about the dispiriting decline of Pixar over the past few years. After a run of success over its first 11 films unparalleled by anything …

Germany's Wall That Didn’t Fall

Twenty-five years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, a different wall has taken its place. But instead of separating East and West, this other “wall” …

25 hidden features from iOS 8, Apple’s new operating system

1. Emergency Health ID<p>Powered by Apple’s new HealthKit, Emergency Health ID allows anyone to access basic and potentially life-saving health information from your iPhone’s lock screen. To set it up, open the Health app, tap Medical ID on the bottom right and add as much or as little information as …

Sophia Loren Tells Story Behind Hollywood’s Most Epic Side-Eye

Let’s go back to the infamous moment decades ago when Jayne Mansfield, in all of her womanly glory, sat next to then-rising Italian star Sophia …

Bono Defends Spotify: 'Let's Experiment. Let's See What Works'

The same week that Taylor Swift pulled her music from Spotify and called the music-streaming service a "grand experiment," Bono has voiced his …

Dad confronts kidnapper, saves 5-year-old daughter

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A set of Utah parents were awakened Friday to an unsettling noise for 4:30 in the morning: the sound of their front door …

Berlin Wall anniversary: photographs from the symbolic rise and fall of the Iron Curtain - Telegraph

Mexican gang suspected of killing 43 students admits to mass murder

Any hope of finding alive the 43 students who disappeared nearly six weeks ago in the southern city of Iguala after being attacked by police, has been close to extinguished by the announcement by federal investigators that they have established that a large group of people were massacred by a local …

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What Interstellar Got Right and Wrong About Science

If you’re one of the estimated 3 gajillion people who have seen or will see Chris Nolan’s blockbuster movie <i>Interstellar</i>, one thing is already clear …

How to Avoid the ‘Biggest’ iPhone Malware App Attack Yet

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Blind dining in London

Attempting to eat at a restaurant while blindfolded might sound like a recipe for disaster, but it is exactly what some diners, myself included, have recently been choosing to do at the Island Grill in West London.<p>My ‘blind dining’ experience took place at the restaurant of the Lancaster London …

A Brief History of the Straw

From actual straw straws to bendy straws to straws that might save the world, you'll be drawn into this brief history of why it's great to suck<p><i>Q: What do you get when you combine a pencil, a mint julep, and a man dissatisfied with the status quo?</i><p><i>A: The modern-day drinking straw.</i><p>Besides being a joke …

8 Awesome Benefits Of Sleeping Naked

1. Ease. There’s however many less clothes you need to wash each week because you just aren’t using them. You don’t have to buy pajamas.<p>2. It …

Samsung's Curved Galaxy Note Edge Gets a U.S. Release Date

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge, the world’s only smartphone with a “functional” curved touchscreen, will launch in the United States on November 14, the …

Spotify Tries to Lure Taylor Swift Back With a Playlist

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Android 5.0 Lollipop Is Here

Anyone blessed with a Nexus or Google Play edition device will soon be able to enjoy Android's latest software masterpiece, Lollipop, as now appears …

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Pirate Bay co-founder arrested in Thailand

One of the founders of Pirate Bay has been arrested under an Interpol warrant as he was crossing into Thailand from Laos.<p>Hans Fredrik Lennart Neij, who uses the alias TiAMO, was detained on Monday by Thai immigration police at a checkpoint in Thailand’s Nong Khai province.<p>Neij, along with other …

The messy claims behind 'Alex from Target'

A company that wants to bring "fans and fandom" together claimed to be behind the overnight viral sensation, but as more facts emerge, the shadows of doubt have become longer and darker.<p>They used to send children up chimneys to clear the air during the winter.<p>Now they get children to tweet in order …

CNET Update - The mystery of how 'Alex from Target' went viral

Keep tabs on how often you check your phone with Checky

Put a number on your level of phone addiction.<p>Just how many times a day do you check your phone? If you aren't afraid to find out the answer, give Checky a whirl, a free app for iOS and for Android. It may help you curb your habitual phone-checking habits and let you enjoy the rest of the world …

Android Lollipop Hit By Big Battery Life Problem

<i>Update: Google has officially marked the bug as ‘Fixed‘ on its Android Developer Forum. Android Senior Developer Trevor Johns stated: “This issue has been fixed in the latest builds, and this issue is now considered resolved. Thanks everyone.”</i><p><i>The thread has also been locked to stop further comments</i> …

5 Things Everyone Gets Wrong About Breakfast

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How to Make Your Shed Zombie Proof

How to Make Your Shed Zombie Proof from What Shed? is a fun, sharable infographic that ties their business (garden sheds) to the current obsession …

The Unexpected Origins Of Chopsticks, And How You're Really Supposed To Use Them

The wooden set of paper-tucked utensils that are hastily shoved into a greasy Chinese food takeout bag have much more of a sophisticated history. The first-known chopsticks were found in tombs in the Henan province, located in a central part of China. They were initially used for cooking -- made of …

The Filibuster Survives a Supreme Court Challenge

The justices rejected a bid by Democrats to throw out the rule that Republicans have repeatedly used to block legislation. Now, it could be the Democrats who soon benefit.<p>Democrats on the verge of losing their majority in the Senate can take some solace: At least they'll still have the filibuster …