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The Facebook status update that cost a man $80,000

Social media is great, but it does encourage people to run their mouths about all kinds of things they should not. Sometimes there are consequences. …

Woman, 98, leaves fortune to window cleaner - not nephew

Julie Spalding, who died in September 2008, cut out her relative Cecil Bray in favour of her window cleaner Albert Pearce<p>A 98-year-old woman left her entire £300,000 fortune to a window cleaner, sparking a legal challenge by her “favourite nephew”, the High Court has heard.<p>Julie Spalding, who died …

Incredible 3D GIFs Created with a Simple Visual Effect

Animated gifs seem to be everywhere these days, but some gif creators are taking the visual experience of viewing quick clips of silent motion to another level. By carefully adding a couple of solid-colored (typically white), vertical lines to the moving images, an incredible three-dimensional …

GIF Animations

Bon Voyage, Voyager: Old Friends Take Stock

For the scientists who have emotionally traveled with NASA's Voyager mission for decades, 2013 will be remembered as the year they knew Voyager 1 had finally become the first explorer from Earth to enter the mysterious realm of interstellar space.<p>Voyager 1 and its twin, Voyager 2, both blasted off …

The Paradoxical Traits Of Resilient People

Resilient people develop a mental capacity that allows them to adapt with ease during adversity. Like bamboo, they bend but rarely break. How resilient are you?<p>Journalist Hara Estroff Marano once wrote in a <i>Psychology Today</i> article “The Art of Resilience”:<p>“Resilience may be an art, the ultimate art …

Bill Gates admits Control-Alt-Delete was a mistake, blames IBM

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has finally admitted that forcing users to press the Control-Alt-Delete key combination to log into a PC was a mistake. In an interview at a Harvard fundraising campaign, Gates discusses his early days building Microsoft and the all-important Control-Alt-Delete …

The 20 online talks that could change your life

TED,Education,Technology,Internet,Psychology,Science,Economics,Business,Mental health,Health,Society,Martin Luther King,World news,Religion,Philosophy,Population,Sex,Life and style,Diets and dieting,Health & wellbeing<p>From TED talks to online seminars, video channels crammed with inspirational and …

While we're trying to follow his game of checkers, Jeff Bezos is playing chess - http://tcrn.ch/13g8oLi

Beijing subway rush hour video goes viral

If you complain about travelling during the rush hour on Britain's trains, spare a thought for these poor commuters in Beijing.<p>This is <b>Beijing</b>'s Subway Line 13 in rush hour on a Thursday morning. Those with claustrophobia look away now.<p>The video, filmed on July 18, shows thousands of commuters …

Designers: Learn To Code! Here’s How To Start

When you start experimenting with code, you find that the new tool helps you do your job better. Just think of it like getting punched in the face for the first time–once it happens, you realize it’s not that bad.<p>A friend, formerly a competitive fighter, once asked me: “Have you ever been punched …