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The Tech That Will Change Your Life in 2015

Gadgets and Ideas With the Best Chance of Making an Impact … and What You Can Do to Prepare for Them<p>By<p>Geoffrey A. Fowler and<p>Geoffrey A. Fowler<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>Joanna Stern<p>Joanna Stern<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@JoannaStern<p>JoannaStern<p>joanna.stern@wsj.com<p>This was a year of big …

Gear & Gadgets

22-year-old raises $33,000 in fight with United Airlines

The airfare wiz kid who got sued by United Airlines and Orbitz is not alone in his fight.<p>More than 1,600 donors have contributed $33,000 on GoFundMe by Wednesday morning to pay the legal expenses of 22-year-old Aktarer Zaman, founder of the airfare advice site Skiplagged.com.<p>Zaman said he …

More details of Apple’s GT Advanced sapphire deal make it crystal clear how things fell apart

The Wall Street Journal has revealed key details of the failed deal between Apple and sapphire supplier GT Advanced Technologies that show why the agreement collapsed and how GT managed to run itself into bankruptcy while trying to meet Apple’s standards.<p>A previous report from the Journal revealed …

A Battle to the Grave: An Interview with the Soska Sisters

<i>by Hayley Krischer</i><p><i>I’m mesmerized by</i> <i>the photo</i> <i>on the Soska sisters’ “About” page. It’s compelling in a gory, expected way; Jen and Sylvia Soska take up</i> …

19 Pies You Need on Your Thanksgiving Table This Year

When you think of Thanksgiving desserts, the number one pick is always pie. Here are 19 Thanksgiving pies that would be a welcome addition to any …

Baking

Suggesting Ebola will become airborne is 'irresponsible', say experts

UN's Anthony Banbury criticised as irresponsible and spreading panic for suggesting that Ebola could become airborne when no other virus has changed in this way<p>The UN's chief of Ebola mission Anthony Banbury said Ebola could become airborne in a 'nightmare scenario' but leading scientists have …

John Malkovich Morphs Into the Most Iconic Photo Subjects Ever

Because John Malkovich can do anything.<p><i>A humble update: Upon seeing some absurd news, and reflecting on this story below, we just couldn't resist. —Eds.</i><p><b>That is not the famous Dorothea Lange photo.</b> Nor are any of these photos the iconic pictures you know. Instead, they are recreations starring the …

Emma Watson refuses to be gagged by nude photos threat

Emma Watson's powerful UN speech appears to have angered trolls on 4chan's board who are now seeking retribution in the form of a smear campaign<p>Actress Emma Watson has refused to be silenced by online trolls threatening to leak nude photos of her following her powerful speech on gender equality at …

Minecraft map of the UK upgraded to include houses

<b>A map featuring the UK made entirely of Minecraft blocks has had an upgrade.</b><p>Created by Ordnance Survey (OS), the original map re-created 224,000 sq km (86,000 sq miles) of Britain using more than 22 billion blocks.<p>The updated version uses 83 billion blocks, with each one representing 25m of …

Gameplay

​How To Trick Destiny Into Helping You Farm Tons Of Loot

Once you've made it past level 20 in <i>Destiny</i>, you can only gain more levels by scoring better gear. And if you want to do that, chances are you've …

'Fifty Shades Of Grey' Trailer Was Too Hot For Television Audiences

The wait is over. The "Fifty Shades of Grey" trailer debuted on the "Today" show on Thursday, and it teases just about everything fans of the book will want to see -- <i>plus</i> a special, exclusive version of Beyonce's "Crazy In Love." (That explains her Instagram teaser.)<p>Based on E L James' best-selling …

4 Motivating TED Talks to Help You Bounce Back From Failure

We’ve all heard the preachy platitude “Failure isn’t an option.” And, generally speaking, it’s not. At least not an option most would purposely choose. But failing is inevitable. Everyone eats humble pie in some way at some point, especially in the cutthroat startup race, where half of all of all …

Motivation

The Neurochemistry of Positive Conversations

Why do negative comments and conversations stick with us so much longer than positive ones?<p>A critique from a boss, a disagreement with a colleague, a fight with a friend – the sting from any of these can make you forget a month’s worth of praise or accord. If you’ve been called lazy, careless, or a …

Electric Waste Orchestra

In the hubbub of Moogfest, we serendipitously ran into a guy wearing purple 3D-printed eyeglasses and holding something that looked like a keytar. Upon closer inspection, and with the house lights turned up, it turned out to be a musical instrument made from outdated computer parts. Colten Jackson …

E-waste

The Daily Routines Of 26 Of History’s Most Creative Minds

10 p.m. to 7 a.m.: Sleep. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Be a genius.<p>Even Beethoven and Balzac had just 24 hours in a day. How did history’s most prolific minds schedule their greatness? Based on research from Mason Currey’s <i>Daily Rituals: How Artists Work</i> (which we covered previously here), a new interactive …

Her Mood, Your Move

Bring the heat, or dial it down? Movie-star sex, or soft-core snuggling? Here's how to read her mind—and make sex way hotter.<p>Men, by and large, are easy to please. If sex is on the table, they're more than happy to, well, do it on the table. But women are more nuanced. The kind of sex she wants …

The Leg Workout That Will Turn Your Lower Body to Jelly—in 15 Minutes!

Hit your legs from all angles with this quick, grueling circuit<p>Working your lower body is tough. The movements that train your quads, glutes, and hamstrings—like squats and lunges—require a ton of effort and a lot of willpower. No wonder leg day gets a bum rap.<p>But you don't have to spend 45 minutes …

Xbox E3 2014: 'Halo,' 'Inside,' and Microsoft's sorta-apology

The corporate realities of the videogame industry operate on massive, mega, epochal levels. Release dates are planned out years in advance. New …

Everything Ubisoft Announced at E3 2014

Ubisoft held its E3 2014 press conference today, revealing a bevy of titles for video game enthusiasts to get excited for.<p>If you missed the presentation, here’s everything the mammoth publisher had to show attendees at the Los Angeles Convention Center.<p>Far Cry 4<p>Ubisoft kicked things off with Far …

E3 2014: Xbox One gets raft of new games

Microsoft announces Crackdown 3, ensuring a strong showcase for the Xbox One<p>Microsoft needed a strong conference. While the Xbox One had a moderately successful launch — selling over 4 million — of more concern to the Redmond giant was the lead that rival Sony has established with the PlayStation …

Ukraine rebel bodies repatriated to Russia

<b>Donetsk, Ukraine -</b> The coffins were lined up in a car park at Kalininsky hospital the Donetsk, all 30 wrapped in bright white, red or black satin, stacked one on top of the other.<p>They had been prepared for the bodies of Russians fighting with separatists for the city’s airport just days before. …

Supreme Court favors environmentalists in urban runoff case

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to review a long-running Los Angeles County case, handing a victory to environmentalists in a battle over polluted urban runoff that fouls Southern California's coastal waters.<p>The justices let stand a federal appeals court ruling that held the Los Angeles …

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Introducing Flipboard's First Foray into Video Games

Introducing Flipboard’s First Foray into Video Games<p>Inside Flipboard / April 1, 2014<p>In 2010, humans spent 3 billion hours a week playing video …

The Week in Review: Heartbleed Strikes

Inside Flipboard / April 12, 2014<p>Last Monday, news broke that sensitive user information stored by most major websites was vulnerable to hackers–and …