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Beyond The Bitcoin Bubble
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 17:51:51 +0000
Yes, it's driven by greed — but the mania for digital cash could wind up building something much more important than wealth.
Here's The Terribly Designed Computer Menu That Led To Hawaii's False Missile Alarm
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 13:59:02 +0000
While the alert was a massive, massive screwup, there doesn't appear to be anything nefarious behind it — other than truly awful design.
This Nifty Desk Has So Many Hidden Compartments We Don't Even Know What To Do With Them
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 18:59:57 +0000
Secret compartments are great, but we have to ask: If you need this many, what exactly are you doing at work?
17 Unique Subscription Boxes For Men (That Aren't Dollar Shave Club)
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 12:32:23 +0000
Into fitness? Food? Gaming? Doesn't matter because there’s a subscription box for everyone and (nearly) every interest on Cratejoy.
High School Team Wins On Miraculous Last-Second Shot, Crowd Loses Their Minds
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 17:23:53 +0000
The team in white had just made two free throws to tie the game — and then this happened.
Jimmy Kimmel Doesn't Want To Cry
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 18:59:57 +0000
The man who's become late night's conscience talks about the awkwardness of shedding tears on TV, hosting the Oscars in the era of bad men, and the honor in having a small penis.
We Did Not Realize Aircraft Carriers Could Go This Fast And Turn This Sharply
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 15:09:19 +0000
You usually see aircraft carriers as stationary behemoths, but when they need to move, they can really truck it.
Chinese City Builds 'World’s Biggest Air Purifier' (And It Seems To Be Working)
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 17:51:51 +0000
A 100-meter high air purification tower in Xian in Shaanxi province has helped reduce smog levels in the city, preliminary results suggest.
Rodney Mullen And Daewon Song Made A Video That Changed Skateboarding Forever
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 18:59:57 +0000
The two might have depicted themselves as rivals, but they were trying to save a failing company.
Our Palms Are All Sweaty Watching These Dirt Bikers Traverse (And Nearly Fall Off Of) A Narrow Ridge
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 17:08:46 +0000
This is a great way to very nearly die.
Bannon Subpoenaed By Mueller, And Other Trump News From Today
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 18:02:48 +0000
All the Trump news you need to read today.
The Billionaire Versus The Fly
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 15:47:32 +0000
As far as we know, Fonseca's seed fly exists in only one place in the world: a roughly six-mile strip of coastline, adjacent to Dornoch and the nearby village of Embo. And now an American billionaire wants to build a golf course there.
The $15 Universal Repair Tool
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 15:49:13 +0000
This tool seal cracks, protect exposed wires, fill gaps, build layers, and bond objects together. It even comes with a blue light accelerator, allowing you to control the cure time and make quick work of any project.
HBO Is Ruining Your Movies And You Might Not Have Even Noticed
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 15:23:41 +0000
HBO and other streaming services are cutting off parts of shots to change a film's aspect ratio.
Why Is It So Hard For Americans To Get A Decent Raise? Economists Have A Dark New Theory.
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 16:54:22 +0000
The answer could change how we think about unions, monopolies and the minimum wage.
Watch A Guy Reconstruct An Entire Piece Of Paper Money From A Finely Shredded Pile
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 13:49:09 +0000
Most criminals won't have the time and patience of this guy, but this doesn't make us super confident about shredding our documents.
Why Willpower Is Overrated
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 13:49:09 +0000
Psychologists increasingly think effortful restraint is not the key to the good life. So what is?
Is Google's Arts And Culture App Racist?
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 12:58:06 +0000
While Google seems to be able to pull eerily accurate matches for white people, the results have been markedly limited and sometimes outright offensive for people of color.
Extremely Chill Owl Stares Down A Fox, Wins The Standoff
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 13:49:09 +0000
We can't see close enough to see what sort of vibes the owl was giving off, but they must have been intense.
Driver Looks Out Their Window On The Highway, Sees An RC Car Speeding By
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 03:46:53 +0000
"Just casually on HWY 59 South, when out of nowhere an RC car comes speeding by going well over 80 mph."