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This Qi wireless charger beats Apple to the punch, powers iPhone & Watch simultaneously

This year’s latest iPhone releases brought the much-anticipated feature of Qi wireless charging to Apple’s smartphone roster. And while we’ve covered our top charging pad picks in the past, Apple’s own AirPower option still seems to be what many are holding out for. A new Kickstarter campaign aims …

Tech Trends

10 Breathtaking Trips Everyone Needs to Take In Their Lifetime

It's time to take those Pinterest boards and bucket lists and turn them into reality. TripAdvisor, a travel planning and booking site, announced its …

Massive PlayStation 4 Video Games That Mysteriously Faded Away

After 4 Years, PlayStation 4 is still selling like hotcakes and that is really impressive considering how old now the console is and getting …

5 of the Best Beaches to Camp in the USA

Beaches and camping go hand-in-hand, especially in the summertime. Enjoy a night under the stars and days filled with sun, sand, and surf.<p>Camping is one of America's favorite pastimes. So is sunbathing along gorgeous coastlines. Combine the two and what do you get? An amazing time. Here are our …

Hiking

Jupiter is the oldest planet in the Solar System

Jupiter's ancient name really is well-deserved: according to a new study, the king of the planets isn't just the largest in the Solar System, it's also the oldest. A team of researchers from Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in California and the University of Munster in Germany have …

The surprising reason why we drive on the left – and other things the world wants to know about Britain

Brexit. A snap election. Chaos in Westminster. Many questions are being raised about the UK right now, but what does the rest of the English-speaking world really want to know about our complicated little country? We turned to Google to find out some of the more common (and curious) questions asked …

Santorini Travel: Iconic Views & Unique Experiences in Photos

Santorini is a dream destination for travel photography – whether you’re a pro or simply want to generate some Insta-envy, you can’t go wrong taking …

Are you better with money than a 15-year-old? Take this 5-question quiz to find out.

You may already know Americans don't have the best record when it comes to financial or tax literacy. In particular, many younger workers could use a …

This outrageous skydiving video is the Switch ad Nintendo should have made

Don’t try this at home<p>Nintendo is known for keeping things weird, and yet not even the Japanese game company’s big, splashy Switch launch earlier this year can keep pace with this mock ad for the console from Russian YouTube channel Юзя, via <i>Kotaku</i>.<p>The video, shot through a series of first-person …

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Newly-Discovered Remains Suggest Earliest Humans Came From Europe, Not Africa

Scientists have found a "missing link" in human evolution - suggesting that the first hominids evolved in Europe, rather than Africa.<p>Artist’s …

Man Whose Hand Was Sewn Into Abdomen Is On The Road To Recovery

"I could feel my fingers wiggling inside my body,”<p>Carlos Mariotti’s life changed forever in March 2016.<p>The machine operator in São Ludgero, Brazil, suffered a horrific accident to his left hand when it was trapped in a machine used to make plastic tableware.<p>The skin of the hand was torn off and the …

Orthopedic

The 6 (Concrete) Rules of Fostering Creativity | Inc.com

It is a common misperception that creative types stare at the ceiling, muse among the stars and drink a lot of brown liquor waiting for the next great idea or solution to whack them upside the head. More frequently and, importantly, more dependably, truly creative solutions are the result of …

Creativity

Stay At One Of These Strange Hotels To Make The ‘Summer Of 17’ Memorable

#Summer17 is almost here, which means that you have an important decision: Where will you stay on your vacation? For many, a hotel room isn’t a major part of the overall experience (“I’m just here to sleep”), but staying somewhere fun — even if it’s not swanky — can make the difference between a …

Dad Tells Daughter Why He's 'Proud' She Became A Porn Star

Her dad said, “If I could’ve made hundreds of thousands of dollars having sex I would’ve done it, too.”<p>It was only after Aurora Snow retired from porn that she was able to ask her dad how he really felt about her career choice.<p>When she finally did, she was blown away by his answer: “I was …

Hall of Fame

All Extremely Confident People Give Up These 13 Habits

Real confidence is not narcissism.<p>Although the two often get confused, people with narcissistic tendencies need everyone to think that they're special. They have a need for admiration and a sense of entitlement that's rooted in deep-seated insecurities. Authentic confidence has nothing to do with …

Self-help

Are Valve and Steam Helping PC Gaming or Hurting It? - ExtremeTech

By on May 18, 2017 at 2:20 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>When Valve launched Half Life 2 back …

Customer Service

These Are the Year’s Top Trending Travel Destinations, So Far

When researching an upcoming trip, many of us are turning to social media for inspiration and intel. In fact, Pinterest reports that it has experienced a 37 percent increase in travel-related searches since last year. With all that quantifiable action, it’s no wonder the virtual bulletin board has …

How A Witcher 3 City Was Built

Here’s a recap video from this year’s GDC, via <i>Gamasutra</i>, that details how CD Projekt Red built Beauclair, the beautiful fairy tale city from The</i> …

A 2,000-year-old computer called the Antikythera Mechanism helped the ancient Greeks understand their universe

The world’s oldest known computer lay submerged for more than 2,000 years off the treacherous coast of the Greek island of Antikythera. Beneath the weight of the water, the sand, and the wrecked ship that once carried it, the ancient astronomical computer’s bronze gears and mechanical parts slowly …

5 Daily Habits of People Who Age Well (Warning: Diet and Exercise Are Not Enough) | Inc.com

"All children, except one, grow up. They soon know that they will grow up, and the way Wendy knew was this. One day when she was two years old she was playing in a garden, and she plucked another flower and ran with it to her mother. I suppose she must have looked rather delightful, for Mrs. …

Telomere

This Open-World PS4/PC RPG Looks Like Zelda And Has No Combat -- Here's Why

Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles catches your eye immediately. With its striking, saturated, stylized scenes, this 3D open-world RPG may remind you of The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker. Developed by a small team (3 staff and 2 contractors) at Australia's Prideful Sloth, Yonder differentiates …

19 Magical European Castles You Can Rent for the Night, Ranked by Price

Treat yourself like the king or queen that you are.<p>Being king or queen of your own castle may seem like the stuff of fairy tales, but it’s closer to …

11 remote luxury resorts in the Philippines worth the journey | CNN Travel

Editor's Note — CNN Travel's series often carries sponsorship originating from the countries and regions we profile. However, CNN retains full editorial control over all of its reports. Read the policy.<p>(CNN) — Whether you're in search of an all-inclusive luxury resort or a chilled-out beach villa, …

Luxury Resorts

This Is The Most Realistic Video Game You Will Ever Play

There is GTA V, but that lacks that vibe of reality. There is also Saints Row. A super exaggerated, over the top role – playing game. The sad thing …

The Medical Riddle of Steve Kerr's Back Pain

Steve Kerr was a fit 49-year-old former professional athlete who regularly golfed and surfed. Then his back started bothering him.<p>The Golden State Warriors had recently won the 2015 NBA championship when their coach found himself in excruciating pain. It became so bad that Mr. Kerr struggled to …

Medicine

6 free apps to install on a new MacBook

This six-pack of free apps belongs on your Mac.<p>Congrats on your new MacBook. Apple outfits you with a bounty of preinstalled software, but it doesn't cover everything. Here are six free apps that I installed on my new new MacBook Pro and use regularly, from an uninstaller to a word processor, with …

Apps

LG’s new 42.5-inch monitor can display four inputs at once

A 42.5-inch 4K IPS with FreeSync and oodles of ports<p>LG’s latest monitor is a big beast aimed at pro customers used to juggling multiple displays. It’s 42.5 inches wide, and has enough ports to show four screens at once from different sources. Oh, and it’s available for preorder for $697 (that price …

'Grand Theft Auto' has never looked this good

Even though blockbuster game "Grand Theft Auto V" is nearly four years old, some players are making it look better than ever.<p>Just look at this madness:<p>How's this possible? Simple! Take the PC version of the game and apply a single, ridiculously impressive modification. Check it:

13 documentaries on Netflix that will change the way you see the world

Documentaries have a bad reputation, and that changes now. What some perceive as a boring genre is actually a home to some of the most inspiring, …