Lifestyle

Travel Tip: How You Can Rent Unusual Properties Around the World

It’s not news that you can rent a home as an alternative to a hotel room. But what’s wild are the unusual types of homes on the market — which... ...

As Chipotle Goes GMO-free, Monsanto's Worst Fear Is Coming True

Chipotle's decision may compel other food brands to follow suit. The decision of the Chipotle restaurant chain to make its product lines GMO-free is not most people's idea of a world-historic eve...

Jessica Simpson and Eric Johnson Celebrate 5-Year Anniversary of Their First Meeting—See the Pics!

Let's face it, most Instagram couples are nauseating—but not Jessica Simpson and Eric Johnson! These two are so cute and so in love that it's pretty much impossible to hate... ...

Bill to allow Tesla to sell cars in Texas dies in committee

In a turn of events that isn’t terribly surprising, a bill to allow Tesla Motors to sell cars directly to consumers in Texas has failed to make it to the floor, with various state representatives ...

Hoyt architects brings eclectic mix of elements together in kwink HQ

the space possesses a comfortable, youthful feel due to a nicely-balanced contrast of vintage and modern pieces, with a smattering of blue elements and objects by laura de monchy....

I Learned the Hard Way Why You Need to Vet Your Hookups

Chloe discovers her super and her friend have a drama-filled past....


Entertainment

I’m Annoyed I Was Voted “Class Fuckboi” In The Yearbook This Year

I’m Annoyed I Was Voted “Class Fuckbo... Brian tries really hard and it sucks that he was named Class Fuckboi in the school superlatives. Submitted by: mikescollins ...

Halo Back for iPhone 6/6 Plus

A screen protector that adds a hidden back button to the iPhone 6/6 Plus. The lower left corner of the Halo Back is touch-sensitive and is connected to the upper left portion of the screen, where the ...

Why Some People Are Furious With Cameron Crowe's New Film Aloha

You would have thought that it would be impossible for a Cameron Crowe film to offend anyone. However Asian-Pacific Islanders from Hawaii are incensed with the rom-com master after they accused Crow...

Harry Potter Is ‘F**KING LEGEND': The 21 Best Tweets From Pete Davidson’s ‘Harry Potter’ Marathon

NBCYou’d think that Pete Davidson, fresh from his first year on Saturday Night Live as one of the youngest cast members ever, would have plenty to do during the break besides marathon a couple of H...

Razer's new mousemat has customisable lighting effects

The latest mousemat from PC peripheral manufacturer Razer features illumination in up to 16.8m colour options.The Razer Firefly mousemat boasts lighting along three of its four borders that sync up w...

Final Fantasy XIV Heavensward - Job Actions

Final Fantasy XIV's first expansion adds heaps of new skills - here's your chance to check them out....


Sports

Kell Brook: There's No Looking Beyond Frankie Gavin

If Frankie Gavin is hoping Kell Brook might be taking him lightly or is too busy thinking about bigger things that might come in the future, he should think again. The battle between the two British w...

NHL Playoffs 2015: Latest Stanley Cup Scores, Standings and Predictions

Anaheim came to Chicago with a purpose, and the Ducks accomplished that goal by beating the Blackhawks 2-1 on their home ice in Game 3. Many thought that the Ducks were going to be in bad shape after ...

Vince Russo Blasts Dave Meltzer’s Report Of Destination America Canceling Impact Wrestling

Former TNA creative writer Vince Russo took to Twitter on Thursday and commented about Dave Meltzer's report of Destination America......

Lessons MLB needs to learn from Justin Morneau's head injury

Justin Morneau's latest head injury highlights the need for teams to be both compassionate and cautious with their players. Justin Morneau has another concussion. Those words are devastating. Diving f...

Ranking the Best Free-Agent Landing Spots for Greg Monroe in 2015 Offseason

Detroit Pistons big man Greg Monroe is one of the top upcoming NBA free agents, and he could be an intriguing addition to several teams. On July 1, Monroe will become an unrestricted free agent: He ca...

5 Ways Lewis Hamilton's New Mercedes Contract Could Affect F1 Driver Market

The wait was longer than anticipated, but Mercedes have finally confirmed Lewis Hamilton's signing of a new three-year contract. The deal, which according to BBC Sport's Andrew Benson is worth around ...


Science

Graphene: The Next Medical Revolution

The 2010 Nobel Prize for Physics went to two scientists who found a simple way to isolate a single layer of graphite, called graphene. It is a 2D sheet of carbon atoms arranged in a hexagonal lattice,...

Taiwan’s Apex Medical Corp. Competing Against Big Medtech Firms

One of the larger and more “Western” companies companies we visited on our tour of Taiwan’s medical technology industry is Apex Medical Corp. Along with hundreds of other presenters, it will be...

New Electronics Kit-Makers Aim to Awaken the Next Generation of Engineers

Photo: Tekla Perry This programmable game system from Arduboy is intended to teach children how to program at a very low cost For years I’ve been profiling great engineers—Nobel Prize holders, I...

New Maps Reveal California’s Sensational Seafloor Geography

An unprecedented effort to map the territory off California's coastline has produced some of the most detailed, beautiful and useful maps of the seafloor ever made....

How bad can solar storms get?

Our sun regularly pelts the Earth with all kinds of radiation and charged particles. How bad can these solar storms get?...

Mars rover's ChemCam instrument gets sharper vision

NASA's Mars Curiosity Rover's "ChemCam" instrument just got a major capability fix, as Los Alamos National Laboratory scientists uploaded a software repair for the auto-focus system on the instrument....


Business

The Duel of Democrats: California Politics Podcast

No political party can be completely homogenous, and so differences inside California’s dominant partisan ranks shouldn’t come as a surprise. But in some races, those differences seem more like a ...

Legislature Considering a Stack of Cop-Accountability Bills

Increasing national attention on issues of use of force, transparency and inequity in the criminal justice system hasn’t been lost on California state legislators, who are pushing dozens of bills ai...

Orinda Mayor Steve Glazer Wins East Bay Senate Election

Steve Glazer, the mayor of Orinda who made a name for himself in the wider Bay Area with his call for a ban on public transit strikes during BART’s 2013 labor troubles, has won a bitterly contested ...

Is SolarCity (SCTY) Stock a Buy Now?

With many analysts bullish on SCTY stock right now, should investors buy it? The short answer: Probably not. But you can’t blame investors for being tempted by SolarCity Corp. (Nasdaq: SCTY) sha...

What’s Next for Salesforce.com (NYSE: CRM) Stock After Solid Earnings?

It’s been a good year for Salesforce.com Inc. (NYSE: CRM) stock. The cloud computing pioneer was already on a tear but really began to pick up steam in the last month on Wall Street’s sudden e...

How Much the Banks Were Fined This Week – BCS, C, JPM, RBS, UBS, BAC

On Wednesday, five of the world’s biggest banks pled guilty to manipulating foreign currency rates for their own benefits. They will now pay a combined $5.6 billion in penalties. With this week


Culture

Tough message if you wanna Make it in the Industry

When you are just starting out as a creative it can be pretty stressful and one of the main causes for that stress can be the shortage of money. Retoucher Pratik Naik of Solstice Retouch had a tough ...

Photo Flash: First Look - Billy Magnussen, Sarah Paulson in FX's AMERICAN CRIME STORY

Below, check out images ofBilly Magnussen as Kato Kaelin and Sarah Paulson as District Attorney Marcia Clark...

Tomorrow's Hits: Pia Mia, The Temperance Movement & Kaleo

Each Friday, Billboard presents Tomorrow's Hits, a weekly look at new and noteworthy acts making their way toward Billboard chart success. Pia......

PC Music Are for Real: A. G. Cook and Sophie Talk Twisted Pop

Are PC Music the most exciting movement in electronic music, or the most idiotic? Do its members exist in real space, or are they digital phantasms? Are they joking, or dead serious? What does it all...

Solitute Creek Is Deaver at His Most Dynamic

Jeffery Deaver is a writer who scores hit after hit with his intensely diabolical thrillers. His most popular books feature the investigative team of Lincoln Rhyme and Amelia Sachs, and he has written...

8 Books To Read Over A Long Holiday Weekend

Beware: These addictive reads will keep you turning the pages -- so much so, you might just forget to barbecue.Girl Underwater By Claire Kells 304 pages; Dutton College sophomore and lifelong swimm...