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Review<p>A deep dive on <i>Avengers</i> for those who've seen the movie.<p>By The Editors of GQ4 days agoView More<p>Hair Gods<p>See the Avengers star's new facial hair …

The Best and Worst of the Internet's April Fools' Day Pranks

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>It's April 1, so while you were pulling pranks at the office and maybe bringing some actual humor to …

Contact 1: A 200,000 Piece Sci-Fi LEGO Masterwork by Mike Doyle | Colossal

<p>From the brilliant mind of New Jersey artist Mike Doyle (I’ve previously featured his spooky victorian houses), comes Contact 1 the first in a …

Michael Jackson's life to be laid bare once more in $40bn court battle

The trial has yet to start but already the fans, the satellite trucks and the cameras have staked out the courthouse in downtown Los Angeles for what …

The First Mobile Phone Call Was Made 40 Years Ago Today

On April 3, 1973, Motorola employee Martin Cooper stood in midtown Manhattan and placed a call to the headquarters of Bell Labs in New Jersey.<p>The first mobile phone call was made 40 years today, on April 3, 1973, by Motorola employee Martin Cooper. Using a prototype of what would become the …

Online music licensing revenues pass radio for first time

British songwriters, including acts such as Ed Sheeran and Calvin Harris, netted a record total of £51.7m in UK royalties from digital music services …

Paris Is Now Using Tiny Black Sheep to Mow Its Grass, Adorably

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Parisiens did a funny thing on Wednesday. As spring flowers started to peek above the soil and the …

California city to vote on banning drones

Resident worried about privacy in his own backyard.<p>RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. — City Council here is set to vote on a proposal Thursday to ban drones in residential areas, what could be the first law of its kind in California.<p>The proposed ordinance bans the flying of "unmanned aircraft that can fly …

52% of America Wants to Legalize Weed

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>More than five months after two states voted to legalize marijuana — and as a host of other states …

Freezing Food Doesn't Kill E. Coli And Other Germs

Think that freezing food kills <i>E. coli</i> and other nasty microbes? Think again.<p>That's the lesson from the new <i>E. coli</i> outbreak caused by frozen chicken quesadillas and other snacks that has sickened 24 people in 15 states.<p>Freezing does slow down the microbes that cause food to spoil, but it's pretty …

15 More Tech Skills That Can Instantly Net You A $100,000+ Salary

Now we've got 15 more to add to the list, from a salary survey done by Global Knowledge and TechRepublic. The research was conducted in late 2012, based on a survey of 9,500 tech professionals.<p>This survey asked these folks how much they earned and which IT certifications they had. That's a little …

A Look at the 'Most Incredible Treehouse You'll Ever See'

As part of a flawless, impeccably carried-out plan to win the adoration of their grandchildren, Dallas residents Steve and Jeri Wakefield recruited semi-retired architect <b>James Curvan</b> to build a treehouse as cool and over-the-top as any on Earth. With 100 square feet, the structure ventures into …

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