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Why Telegram has become the hottest messaging app in the world

Secret messages and advanced cryptography pose a challenge to WhatsApp<p>When WhatsApp went down for four hours this weekend, nearly 5 million people signed up for messaging service Telegram. The app skyrocketed to the top of the App Store charts, and is now the top free app in 46 countries from …

The internet is fucked (but we can fix it)

(but we can fix it)<p>Here’s a simple truth: the internet has radically changed the world. Over the course of the past 20 years, the idea of networking all the world’s computers has gone from a research science pipe dream to a necessary condition of economic and social development, from government and …

50 Amazing Finds on Google Earth

Google Earth is a virtual globe, map and geographical information program. It maps the Earth by the superimposition of images obtained from satellite …

Google Earth

Drake: High Times at the YOLO Estate

How did a half-Jewish Canadian child actor reinvent hip-hop? The improbable, slightly vulnerable, often tuneful, highly driven rise of Drake<p>Drake is …

Rap & Hip-Hop

These Spas Will Make You Wanna...

...book a couple's massage! Although not all of us can afford to run off to Europe and splurge on an all-day couple's spa treatment, these heavenly hotels will sure get you in the mood. Hotel search trivago has put together a collection of 10 stunning properties that house even more impressive …

100 Books Everyone Should Read Before They Die

Many of the books are 20th century classics or recent bestsellers — the oldest book on the list is Jane Austen's 1813 masterpiece "Pride and Prejudice." It also spans multiple genres, with adult fiction, nonfiction, children's, and young adult novels such as "The Hunger Games" and "Harry Potter" …

Books

10 Insane Rides by Boutique Carmakers

These aren't just upgraded versions of the original<p>Today's restomodders, replica builders, and tuners take an obsessive approach to performance. These vehicles are modified to a level of detail so far beyond their original roots that they are better described as brand-new production cars and trucks …

Sports Cars

25 Documentaries Every Arts & Culture Lover Needs To Watch Right Now

We've all sat in front of our Netflix accounts, tirelessly sifting through film and television genres like "Dark Biographical 20th Century Period Pieces" and "Quirky TV Shows Featuring a Strong Female Lead," never quite finding that perfect piece of cinematography. Defeated by your own streaming …

50 Best Albums of 2013

Vampire Weekend cut the cute and raised the stakes, Kanye assaulted our ears, Bowie shocked the world and Miley tossed a dance-pop party grenade<p>50<p>The …

Eddie Vedder

8 Facts You Never Knew About Christmas

Magic mushrooms, prostitution, home invasions? The story that Americans celebrate has far from family-friendly origins. The truth about this holiday, …

The 10 Best American Martial-Arts Movies

<b>Keanu Reeves brings his sword</b> and samurai colleagues to the battlefield in this week's <i>47 Ronin</i>. It's not Reeves's first foray into martial-arts epics, nor is it the first time Americans have tried their hand at Asia's fighting techniques — for years, Hollywood has been making dramas and actioners …

Martial Arts

14 Christmas Movie Child Stars: Where Are They Now?

It's the most wonderful time of the year. Time to dust off your well-loved holiday films while frantically wrapping gifts, stuffing stockings, and baking up a storm. We wanted to take a look at where some of your favorite young Christmas movie cast members have landed today. Much like gifts from …

6-Year-Old Breakdancer Demolishes Her Opponent In Competition

Even if you've been practicing and practicing your headspins, you still might not match up to miniature breakdancer "Bgirl Terra."<p>At just six years old, she's already part of the UK break dancing troupe Soul Mavericks, and is wowing crowds with her fearless moves.<p>The video above is from the Chelles …

2013: The year in design

From battery-powered exoskeletons to buildings that melt cars, this year was a notable one for design.<p><b>More amazing image galleries of the year:</b><p>The year in weather<p>The year in space<p>The year in wildlife

Jonathan Ive

Hottest Celebrity Photos 12.30.13

The Bachelor

2014's Most Anticipated Movie Adaptations

With so many book-inspired films headed our way in 2014, we lit lovers can’t help but resolve to go to the movies. Sure, the next chapters in “The …

Movies

21 Films to Look Forward to in 2014

World War II dramas, dystopian teen trilogies, time travel, Bible stories, and more<p>The coming year in cinema is shaping up to be strikingly symmetrical: As one major dystopian YA franchise arrives, another winds down. As one World War II drama kicks off the year, another caps it off. The first …

This Is Why You Can Never Keep Your New Year's Resolutions

We start every new year with the feeling of a clean slate, a time that we can set our goals and intentions and actually make the changes we want to see in our lives, to get rid of those nagging bad habits and usher in some good ones. But by February, many of our resolutions are already abandoned or …

Why NFL Players Don't Wear Sleeves Even In Dangerously Cold Games

Perhaps you've also heard that "cold" is an understatement. Weather.com says it will feel like -17 degrees during the heart of the game.<p>In weather like that, the beer in the stands can freeze before it's consumed. In weather like that, your hands go numb, your chest tightens, and just breathing the …

Brian Urlacher

71 Most Anticipated Movies of 2014: ‘The Hunger Games,’ ‘Gone Girl,’ And More

We waded through more than 600 films to bring you the best of 2014. From Wes Anderson and Paul Thomas Anderson movies to blockbuster sequels, here's …

What Does It Feel Like To Go From Physically Unattractive to Physically Attractive?

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora.</i> <i>Answer by Lyndsey Scott, Model, Actress, App Developer</i><p>I feel as if I'm a pretty extreme case.<p>Picture of me from middle school:<p>Picture of me in a Victoria's Secret Show:<p>And backstage:<p>I didn't technically start being bullied until my super awkward high …

In London, A Menswear Formula That's Working

Though still in its infancy, London Collections: Men has found a formula that's working and, in the process, become a vital part of the menswear …

The Best Makeup Looks from Spring 2014

Heres to springing forwardwith an edge.<p>If spring makeup evokes visions of petal pink gloss, rosy cheeks, and shimmery eyes, allow yourself to reconsider. This season, the trends were bolder, sexier, and (dare we say?) surprisingly easy to pull-off. Here's to springing forward…with an edge.<p>Orange …

10 Style Risks to Take Now

From bustiers for day, to head-to-toe prints we've selected 10 trends worth taking a little risk.<p>What better way to ring in a new year, and a new you, than taking a step outside your comfort zone in the style department. From bustiers for day, to head-to-toe prints we've selected the 10 best …

28 Fruits And Vegetables That You Had No Idea Grew Like That

OK, some of these you might know, but the first time I saw Brussels sprouts in their true form, I literally screamed.

Our Favorite Dishes (and Drinks!) of 2013

<i>by Mitchell Davis, Anna Mowry, and Elena North-Kelly</i><p>Recaps of trends and memes are all well and good, but we like to define a year of eating in more satisfying terms: the food that really delivered. Herewith, our favorite dishes of 2013. And, for the first time ever, we're including a handful of …

Defining McD's Sustainable Beef; Chicken Wing Shortage

· McDonald's Promises Sustainable Beef [BusinessWeek]<br>· Will There Be a Chicken Wing Shortage in 2014? [Bon App]<br>· Smithfield Prods Its Pork Suppliers to Dump Pig Crates [NPR]<br>· America's Next Great City Is Downtown LA [GQ]<br>· Aureole Chef Charlie Palmer Reflects on 25 Years [NRN]<br>· Liquor Producers …

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An Honest Look at Chicago’s Current State With Lil Durk, Young Chop, King Louie, Lil Bibby, Herb, Lil Mouse and More

Honestly, I don’t like a lot of the content that WorldStar produces but this Chicago mini-documentary is pretty damn good. Utilizing their connects, …

Jeezy Arrested After Alleged Fight With Teenage Son

Young Jeezy was reportedly arrested in Atlanta on a string of charges related to an alleged domestic incident. According to TMZ, the rapper was …