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  • newWhy Did Charity Johnson Pretend To Be A Teenager For 20 Years?
    Charity Johnson, a 34-year-old woman from Texas, didn’t want to steal money or hurt anyone. So why did she trick people all over the country into believing she was still in high school?
    - 11 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 11:38am -
  • newIs This The World’s Most Radical President?
    Uruguay’s José Mujica lives in a tiny house rather than the presidential palace, and gives away 90% of his salary. He’s legalised marijuana and gay marriage. But his greatest legacy is governing without giving up his revolutionary ideals.
    - 11 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 11:38am -
  • newThe Truth About Charli
    Charli XCX, the songwriting, chorus-belting force behind hits like "I Love It," "Boom Clap" and "Fancy," is primed to change the landscape of pop music. She's having a lot of fun doing it, too.
    - 11 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 11:38am -
  • newWhat It's Like To Be Voluntarily Homeless
    To learn about the mainstream culture of an era, it helps to look at the vagrants and nomads who have dropped out of it: the tramps of the Gilded Age; the beatniks of the 1950s. Today they are called crusties, gutter punks, or the voluntary homeless…
    - 11 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 11:38am -
  • newDeath, Failure, And All Of The Other Stuff The Tech Industry Won't Talk About
    "Two days after getting back home from a funeral, I dragged myself to XOXO Fest. I wasn't looking forward to faking it, pretending to care about assorted tech industry bullshit for as long as it took to switch into professional autopilot survival mod…
    - 11 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 11:38am -
  • newThe New Rules Of 21st Century Style
    Fifty-eight observations, exhortations, and hard-won insights into how to dress now.
    - 11 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 11:38am -
  • newAmazon Beats Google To Purchase .Buy Domain For $4.6 Million
    Amazon might not be able to create its own .amazon domain, but that’s not stopping the online retail giant from securing the .buy domain instead.
    - 31 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 11:18am -
  • newThe Linguistics Of LOL
    What Internet vernacular reveals about the evolution of language.
    - 2 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 10:15am -
  • newThe Grandstand
    On going someplace strange to watch a game that doesn't matter.
    - 3 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 9:15am -
  • newCan You Find Spock By Solving This 1983 Math Problem?
    Published in the May 1983 issue of the journal Mathematics Teacher, this amazing math problem challenges students to locate the USS Enterprise's missing first officer—in 50 minutes or less—using compass and straightedge. Are you up to the task, c…
    - 4 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 8:15am -

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  • newDisconnect Mobile Blocks Malicious Ads and Malware on Your Smartphone
    Android/iOS: Disconnect, one of our favorite privacy-protecting browser tools , has a mobile app that keeps you safe on your smartphone as well. Disconnect Mobile blocks malicious ads that track your activities, blocks malware disguised as ads, and…
    - 19 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 11:30am -
  • newThe Best Third Party Keyboards for iOS 8
    Now that iOS 8 is here, it's brought with it a ton of third party keyboards that offer features that Apple's built-in keyboard doesn't. From better predictive text to cloud syncing and swipe-to-type, there are several to choose from, including some…
    - 49 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 11:00am -
  • newThe Blurred L Home Screen
    Android: While the styles have gotten closer together lately, Android and iOS are pretty distinct. This design bridges the gap, utilizing the frosted, layered themes of iOS, combined with Android's new material approach for a unique look.Read more..…
    - 12 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 12:00am -
  • newThe Three Most Important Factors to Maintaining Work Motivation
    Work shouldn't always feel like a burden, but keeping your motivation can be a constant struggle. Here are three factors that can help you understand and upkeep your motivation.Read more...
    - 13 hours ago, 18 Sep 14, 11:00pm -
  • newQuickly De-Wrinkle Your Shirt with a Spray Bottle and a Fan
    If you're a member of the "no iron" club, there are plenty of methods to keep wrinkle free. This trick speeds up the classic spray bottle technique.Read more...
    - 14 hours ago, 18 Sep 14, 10:00pm -
  • newCurb Specific Food Cravings with "Sensory Simulation"
    If you find your constantly craving sweet or salty foods, a recent study showed that over-stimulating your brain with pictures of those foods may help kill your desire for them.Read more...
    - 14 hours ago, 18 Sep 14, 9:30pm -
  • newTalk Your Way to a Deal: How to Negotiate at These Major Retailers
    You might feel a bit foolish trying to negotiate prices at major retailers, but more and more stores are offering price match policies and other guarantees that enable you to talk down prices. Here are six major retailers where you might be able to…
    - 15 hours ago, 18 Sep 14, 9:00pm -
  • newTransmit Manages Your FTP Server from iOS
    iOS: Transmit is our favorite FTP app for the Mac , and now it's available on iOS. It sports pretty much the same feature set as the Mac app, and with deep iOS 8 integration, you can upload files from just about anywhere.Read more...
    - 15 hours ago, 18 Sep 14, 8:30pm -
  • newAdafruit's Computer Add-On Pack for Raspberry Pi Gets You Started Fast
    The Raspberry Pi is great, but it's also missing a few things you need to actually use it. Namely, a keyboard, mouse, and monitor. Adafruit solves that (with the exception of the monitor), with the Computer Add-On Pack. Read more...
    - 16 hours ago, 18 Sep 14, 8:00pm -
  • newAll the iOS 8 Apps that Support Touch ID Integration (So Far)
    One of iOS 8's minor new features is Touch ID integration with any app . This makes it so you can lock apps behind your fingerprint instead of a passcode. Here's a list of the apps that have updated to support it.Read more...
    - 16 hours ago, 18 Sep 14, 7:30pm -

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  • WP Theme: Taskerr – TaskRabbit Clone
    Connect people needing jobs done with others willing to do them with your very own micro jobs marketplace (similar to Fiverr and TaskRabbit) AppThemes Key Features of Taskerr WordPress Theme 5 color schemes Extensive task info with photos & videos Re…
    - 18 days ago, 1 Sep 14, 2:00pm -
  • WP Theme: Cousteau for Travels
    Carefully designed and developed to cater the needs of travel agencies, holiday makers and anyone in the travel industry CSSIgniter Key Features of Cousteau WordPress Themes 20 color schemes Homepage featured slider Powerful Search by location, type,…
    - 50 days ago, 31 Jul 14, 2:00pm -
  • WP Theme: In Shape for Fitness/Sports
    Tons of features specially created for personal trainers, fitness aficionados and even sport gyms Themefuse Key Features of In Shape WordPress Theme Built in workout calendar Exercise and training session Workouts module – easily add your programs…
    - 51 days ago, 30 Jul 14, 2:00pm -
  • WP Theme: Real Estate Directory
    Visitors will love your real estate portal because they will be able to easily search and find relevant properties Templatic Key Features of Real Estate Directory WordPress Theme Custom register form Front-end customizable submission form Agent dashb…
    - 63 days ago, 18 Jul 14, 2:00pm -
  • WP Theme: Flavour for Restaurants
    A classy & modern looking design that will definitely stand out and provide a touch of class to restuarant Themefuse Key Features of Flavour WordPress Theme Responsive design Infinite color variations Featured homepage slider Food menu layout Happy h…
    - 66 days ago, 15 Jul 14, 2:00pm -
  • WP Theme: Rabat for Coupons
    Rabat has a feature that allows you to submit many types of coupon you want to publish, wether it’s a promotional coupon, coupon code or printable coupon. Colorlabs Project Key Features of Rabat WordPress Theme Dashboard area and management tools f…
    - 72 days ago, 9 Jul 14, 2:00pm -
  • WP Theme: Music
    A theme that brings art to life for artists, events, portfolios, photographers, and even apps. Themify Key Features of Music WordPress Theme 8 color schemes Album – embed a custom playlist for visitors to listen to and enjoy Event – promote tours…
    - 74 days ago, 7 Jul 14, 2:00pm -
  • WP Theme: Dating for Online Matching Sites
    SEO friendly dating theme with built in chat rooms, private messages, gifts/winks, membership options PremiumPress Key Features of Dating Theme Free Child Themes Online Status Indicator Chat room Invitation Custom Fields and Advanced Search Listing E…
    - 99 days ago, 12 Jun 14, 1:00pm -
  • WP Theme: PinsPro – Pinterest Clone
    Layout and features inspired by Pinterest, and its awesome for a site showcasing fashion, trends, or other graphic heavy content. Pagelines Key Features of PinsPro Responsive design Homepage scroll slider WooCommerce ready Easy drag and drop layout G…
    - 6 Jun 14, 2:00pm -
  • WP Theme: GamesZone for Gaming Magazines
    Lots of tools for easy finding the right review, lots of possibilities for search… users passionate about gaming will seriously enjoy the features. Themefuse Key Features of Games Zone Responsive design Infinite color variations Featured homepage s…
    - 3 Jun 14, 1:00pm -