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  • newAmazon is liable for defective third-party products, Californian court rules

    Amazon is liable for defective third-party products, Californian court rules

    A Californian Court of Appeal has ruled Amazon is responsible for defective products sold through its Marketplace, even if they are being sold by a third party. This decision has significant implications for Amazon, which had previously managed to av…
    - 2 hours ago, 14 Aug 20, 12:04am -
  • newLearn to code front-end programming languages for under £11

    Learn to code front-end programming languages for under £11

    TL;DR: The Front End Developer Bootcamp course is on sale for £10.72 as of August 14, saving you 93% on list price.At this point, you may have already gained fluency in Animalese due to your excessive Animal Crossing gaming. And while we agree that…
    - 2 hours ago, 14 Aug 20, 12:00am -
  • newThese online courses teach you how to win at online poker

    These online courses teach you how to win at online poker

    TL;DR: The Ultimate Poker Pro Blueprint Mastery Bundle is on sale for £16.08 as of August 14, saving you 99% on list price.Playing poker online is a totally different game than playing in real life. You aren't playing other people so much as you ar…
    - 2 hours ago, 13 Aug 20, 11:30pm -
  • newISIS allegedly used Facebook in bid to scam people desperate for face masks

    ISIS allegedly used Facebook in bid to scam people desperate for face masks

    In mid-March, as the first shelter-in-place orders were issued across the U.S. and desperate public health officials scrounged for medical grade face masks, an online store by the name of FaceMaskCenter.com offered hope. Despite the global shortage,…
    - 5 hours ago, 13 Aug 20, 8:58pm -
  • new'Fortnite' has now been punted from the Google Play Store as well

    'Fortnite' has now been punted from the Google Play Store as well

    Apple removed Fortnite from its App Store on Thursday, citing developer Epic Games' addition of new, unapproved features to the massively popular battle royale game. Now it seems Google has done the same, unceremoniously booting Fortnite from the Goo…
    - 6 hours ago, 13 Aug 20, 8:14pm -
  • new7 coping skills to deal with anger you might be feeling right now

    7 coping skills to deal with anger you might be feeling right now

    There's a lot to be angry about these days. For instance: A pandemic that has stolen more than 166,000 American lives (and counting), a government unwilling to act to prevent more death, officials pushing to re-open schools despite a deadly virus,…
    - 8 hours ago, 13 Aug 20, 6:00pm -
  • newMisinformation spreads about Russia connection to antifa.com

    Misinformation spreads about Russia connection to antifa.com

    Read more...More about Russia, Joe Biden, Antifa, Tech, and Web Culture
    - 8 hours ago, 13 Aug 20, 5:56pm -
  • newThe art of the porn GIF

    The art of the porn GIF

    August 8 is International Female Orgasm Day, and we're celebrating with an entire week dedicated to exploring the business and pleasure of porn.When the GIF became the internet’s preferred visual language, it simultaneously became the preferred lu…
    - 9 hours ago, 13 Aug 20, 5:12pm -
  • newLyft is quickly catching up to Uber in an important way

    Lyft is quickly catching up to Uber in an important way

    It's no secret that Uber is the most popular ride-hailing app. But Lyft is catching up ... at least in the U.S.Uber is in 60 countries, while the smaller Lyft is only available in the U.S. and Canada. Uber's revenue, number of riders and drivers, an…
    - 9 hours ago, 13 Aug 20, 5:01pm -
  • newBattle Royale: Apple dropkicks 'Fortnite' out of App Store

    Battle Royale: Apple dropkicks 'Fortnite' out of App Store

    When it comes to the App Store, Apple is through playing nice. The tech giant confirmed Thursday that it had booted Epic Games' wildly popular Fortnite app from the App Store. At issue, at least according to Apple, is Epic Games' decision to add no…
    - 9 hours ago, 13 Aug 20, 5:01pm -

PBS Digital Studios: Idea Channel

  • Idea Channel is Ending

    Idea Channel is Ending

    Idea Channel is Ending(NOT CLICKBAIT), as the kids say 1:24 --- WHY? 4:30 --- WHATS NEXT? 4:59 --- WHERE ELSE IS MIKE? 6:19 --- WHAT ABOUT THE IC TWITTER, ETC? -- Q+A Links -- REDDIT https://www.reddit.com/r/pbsid...From:PBS Idea ChannelViews:…
    - 19 Feb 18, 10:13pm -
  • Thinking With Others

    Thinking With Others

    Thinking With OthersFinale, Pt. 3 of 3 The Idea Channel farewell office hours will be on September 8th from 6 to 8pm at Caveat in NYC. It is an all ages event; there will be alcohol present. RSVP here: http://eventbr...From:PBS Idea ChannelVie…
    - 18 Feb 18, 9:58pm -
  • ☠ Yarrr! Content ☠

    ☠ Yarrr! Content ☠

    ☠ Yarrr! Content ☠Try two months of CuriosityStream at http://curiositystream.com/ideachannel Content And Its Discontents Support us on Patreon! https://patreon.com/pbsideachannel We got merch! http://bit.ly/1U8fS...From:PBS Idea ChannelVi…
    - 18 Feb 18, 8:09pm -
  • Are You Getting Enough Sleep?

    Are You Getting Enough Sleep?

    Are You Getting Enough Sleep?We got merch! http://bit.ly/1U8fS1B Tweet us! http://bit.ly/pbsideachanneltwitter Idea Channel Facebook! http://bit.ly/pbsideachannelfacebook Talk about this episode on reddit! http://bit.l...From:PBS Idea ChannelV…
    - 18 Feb 18, 2:30pm -
  • Is Super Mario Brothers A Surrealist Masterpiece?

    Is Super Mario Brothers A Surrealist Masterpiece?

    Is Super Mario Brothers A Surrealist Masterpiece?It'sa me… the unexpected combination of visual elements We can look at Mario, and his 30+ year series of ultra-beloved games and then also look at surrealist visual art and say…hmmm…...From:…
    - 18 Feb 18, 2:16pm -
  • Comment Responses: Why Doesn’t Hollywood Cast Asian Actors?

    Comment Responses: Why Doesn’t Hollywood Cast Asian Actors?

    Comment Responses: Why Doesn’t Hollywood Cast Asian Actors?Comment Responses! Tweet us! http://bit.ly/pbsideachanneltwitter Idea Channel Facebook! http://bit.ly/pbsideachannelfacebook Talk about this episode on reddit! http://bit.ly/pbsideachan…
    - 18 Feb 18, 12:06pm -
  • Comment Responses: Can You Own a Color?

    Comment Responses: Can You Own a Color?

    Comment Responses: Can You Own a Color?Comment Responses! Tweet us! http://bit.ly/pbsideachanneltwitter Idea Channel Facebook! http://bit.ly/pbsideachannelfacebook Talk about this episode on reddit! http://bit.ly/pbsideachannelreddit...From:PBS…
    - 18 Feb 18, 8:20am -
  • How is Magic the Gathering Like Jazz?

    How is Magic the Gathering Like Jazz?

    How is Magic the Gathering Like Jazz?Check out Wisecrack!! ▻▻ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tHLw7ox458c You Like Jazz? Support us on Patreon! https://patreon.com/pbsideachannel We got merch! http://bit.ly/1U8fS1B Tweet...From:PBS Idea Cha…
    - 18 Feb 18, 7:03am -
  • What Are Ideas, and Who Gets to Have Them?

    What Are Ideas, and Who Gets to Have Them?

    What Are Ideas, and Who Gets to Have Them?Finale, Pt 1 of 3 The Idea Channel farewell office hours will be on September 8th from 6 to 8pm at Caveat in NYC. RSVPs (required) will open on August 18th around 2pm ET. It is an all ages...From:PBS Id…
    - 18 Feb 18, 6:55am -
  • Can You Own a Color?

    Can You Own a Color?

    Can You Own a Color?Get 10% off a custom domain and email address by going to http://hover.com/IdeaChannel What could be blacker than black? -- Q+A POSTS! -- You got questions? We got answers! Whatever you're...From:PBS Idea ChannelViews:6790…
    - 17 Feb 18, 3:07pm -

PBS Digital Studios: Inventor Series

  • The Practicello | INVENTORS | PBS Digital Studios

    The Practicello | INVENTORS | PBS Digital Studios

    The Practicello | INVENTORS | PBS Digital StudiosCello players who travel usually have to buy an extra airplane seat for their instrument if they want to do any practicing while they're away. To get around that, Ernest Nussbaum has invented...Fr…
    - 19 Feb 18, 4:12pm -
  • HeadBlade | INVENTORS | PBS Digital Studios

    HeadBlade | INVENTORS | PBS Digital Studios

    HeadBlade | INVENTORS | PBS Digital StudiosTodd Greene built a brand around what he calls "Head Care," a combination of head shaving and skin care. His invention, the HeadBlade, makes head shaving easier for the millions of people who...From:In…
    - 14 Feb 18, 9:51am -
  • Batter Blaster | INVENTORS | PBS Digital Studios

    Batter Blaster | INVENTORS | PBS Digital Studios

    Batter Blaster | INVENTORS | PBS Digital StudiosSean O'Connor's invention sounds a bit strange at first: pancake batter in a whip cream style can. Some might be reminded of processed cheese and assume it's full of preservatives and other...From:…
    - 13 Feb 18, 4:49pm -
  • Quick-Finders | INVENTORS | PBS Digital Studios

    Quick-Finders | INVENTORS | PBS Digital Studios

    Quick-Finders | INVENTORS | PBS Digital StudiosImagine crawling through a smoke-filled house that's completely unfamiliar to you, trying to find a child's bedroom, unable to see two feet in front of your face. That's what firefighter Joe...From:…
    - 13 Feb 18, 4:24am -
  • The Wilcraft | INVENTORS | PBS Digital Studios

    The Wilcraft | INVENTORS | PBS Digital Studios

    The Wilcraft | INVENTORS | PBS Digital StudiosEvery year people risk their lives driving pickup trucks onto frozen lakes just to go ice fishing. If the ice is too thin, the truck can break through and sink. Tom Roering's invention, the...From:I…
    - 11 Feb 18, 6:30pm -
  • Video Games | INVENTORS | PBS Digital Studios

    Video Games | INVENTORS | PBS Digital Studios

    Video Games | INVENTORS | PBS Digital StudiosRalph Baer is often called the father of video games. His invention, the Magnavox Odyssey, was the first home console system. Last year he celebrated his 90th birthday the same year the Odyssey...From…
    - 11 Feb 18, 3:28pm -
  • Long Island Iced Tea | INVENTORS | PBS Digital Studios

    Long Island Iced Tea | INVENTORS | PBS Digital Studios

    Long Island Iced Tea | INVENTORS | PBS Digital StudiosBob "Rosebud" Butt is credited with inventing the Long Island Iced Tea while he was a bartender at the Oak Beach Inn on Long Island in the 1970s. Bob may not be the first bartender to have...…
    - 10 Feb 18, 12:59pm -
  • Wheelchair Brake | INVENTORS | PBS Digital Studios

    Wheelchair Brake | INVENTORS | PBS Digital Studios

    Wheelchair Brake | INVENTORS | PBS Digital StudiosJerry Ford doesn't use a wheelchair, but his son works with elderly people who do. In a conversation one day, Jerry's son mentioned that sometimes senior citizens forget to set their wheelchairs'.…
    - 10 Feb 18, 10:20am -
  • AeroPress and Aerobie Flying Ring | INVENTORS

    AeroPress and Aerobie Flying Ring | INVENTORS

    AeroPress and Aerobie Flying Ring | INVENTORSAlan Adler had a huge hit with an early invention, the Aerobie flying ring, which broke record after record for the furthest object ever thrown by hand. But to many people he's known for his...From:I…
    - 5 Feb 18, 4:53pm -
  • The Screw-In Coffin | INVENTORS | PBS Digital Studios

    The Screw-In Coffin | INVENTORS | PBS Digital Studios

    The Screw-In Coffin | INVENTORS | PBS Digital StudiosDonald Scruggs knows being buried vertically in a coffin that screws into the ground is not for everyone. But he thinks his interment invention could save money and make better use of space...…
    - 30 Jan 18, 3:09am -

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  • Apply to be a TED Fellow!

    Apply to be a TED Fellow!

    In the midst of this global pandemic, the TED Fellows program is more committed than ever to finding and amplifying individuals making a vital impact in their communities and doing the work of future-making. Read on to learn how to apply, and how the…
    - 17 days ago, 28 Jul 20, 10:00am -
  • TED and Qatar Foundation unveil TEDinArabic: A new initiative to identify and amplify ideas in the Arabic language

    TED and Qatar Foundation unveil TEDinArabic: A new initiative to identify and amplify ideas in the Arabic language

    TED and Qatar Foundation have launched TEDinArabic. The joint two-year initiative, featuring an ideas search, live event and custom digital destination, will provide a global platform for thinkers, researchers, artists and change-makers across the Ar…
    - 32 days ago, 13 Jul 20, 6:00am -
  • All together now: Notes on Session 8 of TED2020

    All together now: Notes on Session 8 of TED2020

    It’s been an unforgettable eight weeks of TED2020, the first-ever virtual TED conference. For the final session: a call to moral leadership, a rethink on what it means to be a citizen, some pointers on how to make a good argument from a Supreme Cou…
    - 35 days ago, 9 Jul 20, 10:13pm -
  • Conversations on what’s next in tech, government and activism: Week 8 of TED2020

    Conversations on what’s next in tech, government and activism: Week 8 of TED2020

    The final week of TED2020 featured conversations with experts on work, tech, government, activism and more, who shared thoughts on how we can build back better after the pandemic. Below, a recap of insights shared throughout the week. Mary L. Gray, a…
    - 36 days ago, 8 Jul 20, 7:12pm -
  • A smarter future: Notes from Session 7 of TED2020

    A smarter future: Notes from Session 7 of TED2020

    For the penultimate session of TED2020, an exploration of amazing forces shaping the future — from cancer-fighting venom to spacecraft powered by lazers and much more. Below, a recap of the night’s talks and performances. Amanda Gorman, poet Big…
    - 42 days ago, 2 Jul 20, 9:22pm -
  • Conversations on building back better: Week 7 of TED2020

    Conversations on building back better: Week 7 of TED2020

    Week 7 of TED2020 featured conversations on where the coronavirus pandemic is heading, the case for reparations, how we can better connect with each other and how capitalism must change to build a more equitable society. Below, a recap of insights sh…
    - 43 days ago, 1 Jul 20, 4:28pm -
  • Beauty everywhere: Notes from Session 6 of TED2020

    Beauty everywhere: Notes from Session 6 of TED2020

    We’re six weeks into TED2020! For session 6: a celebration of beauty on every level, from planet-trekking feats of engineering to art that deeply examines our past, present, future — and much more. Elizabeth “Zibi” Turtle, planetary scientist…
    - 49 days ago, 25 Jun 20, 10:36pm -
  • The Audacious Project expands its support of pandemic relief and recovery work

    The Audacious Project expands its support of pandemic relief and recovery work

    The Audacious Project, a funding initiative housed at TED, is continuing its support of solutions tailored to COVID-19 rapid response and long-term recovery. As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to develop, The Audacious Project is committed to targeti…
    - 49 days ago, 25 Jun 20, 1:55pm -
  • Conversations on capitalism and climate change: Week 6 of TED2020

    Conversations on capitalism and climate change: Week 6 of TED2020

    For week 6 of TED2020, experts in the economy and climate put a future driven by sustainable transformation into focus. Below, a recap of insights shared throughout the week. Mariana Mazzucato, economist Big idea: Government can (and should) play a b…
    - 50 days ago, 25 Jun 20, 1:30pm -
  • Hope, action, change: Notes from Session 5 of TED2020

    Hope, action, change: Notes from Session 5 of TED2020

    Daring, bold, systems-disrupting change requires big dreams and an even bigger vision. For Session 5 of TED2020, the Audacious Project, a collaborative funding initiative housed at TED, highlighted bold plans for social change from Southern New Hamps…
    - 56 days ago, 18 Jun 20, 10:58pm -

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  • newWhy your hair dulls the sharpest razor blades

    Why your hair dulls the sharpest razor blades

    Steel is fifty times harder than hair, yet shaving razors dull in a hurry. A new study finds much of this is caused by hair cracking razors at points of imperfection. The findings may lead to new ways of making razors that last longer. Everybody who…
    - 12 hours ago, 13 Aug 20, 1:28pm -
  • new4 breathing techniques to get you through high-stress moments

    4 breathing techniques to get you through high-stress moments

    Anxiety is triggered environmentally and emotionally, but a physiological response quickly follows.Calming breathing techniques help to tamp down the physiological response of anxiety.The following four exercises are known to help calm anxiety and de…
    - 12 hours ago, 13 Aug 20, 1:22pm -
  • newLearn to trade stocks like a pro for under $30

    Learn to trade stocks like a pro for under $30

    Becoming a successful trader involves learning the psychology tricks of the trade.Risk management and a winning mindset can help you maximize profits in the market. Simple technical and fundamental analysis strategies can help you consistently profit…
    - 17 hours ago, 13 Aug 20, 8:51am -
  • newScientists haven’t found any major differences between women’s and men’s brains

    Scientists haven’t found any major differences between women’s and men’s brains

    People have searched for sex differences in human brains since at least the 19th century, when scientist Samuel George Morton poured seeds and lead shot into human skulls to measure their volumes. Gustave Le Bon found men's brains are usually larger…
    - 22 hours ago, 13 Aug 20, 4:04am -
  • Break down the secrets to a lucrative project management career

    Break down the secrets to a lucrative project management career

    The Premium 2020 Project & Quality Management Certification Bundle explores the most popular project management methodologies.Coursework covers Agile, Agile Scrum, PMI-PMBOK and Six Sigma approaches.Valued at $2,699, the course package is on sale for…
    - 1 day ago, 12 Aug 20, 5:58pm -
  • Eyes painted on cow butts thwart lion attacks

    Eyes painted on cow butts thwart lion attacks

    Lions help maintain balance in their ecosystems, but they also kill cattle.The big cats are ambush predators who depend on the element of surprise.In an experiment, eyes painted on cow backsides appear to deter lions from attacking.For cattle-owning…
    - 1 day ago, 12 Aug 20, 3:49pm -
  • COVID-19 survivors share their harrowing tales

    COVID-19 survivors share their harrowing tales

    The public Facebook group, Survivor Corps, is a place where long haulers and survivors congregate. Months after recovering from COVID-19, some are suffering from joint pain, hair loss, and cognitive issues. These cautionary tales are important in a c…
    - 2 days ago, 12 Aug 20, 9:30am -
  • Can VR help us understand layers of oppression?

    Can VR help us understand layers of oppression?

    Often thought of first as gaming tech, virtual reality has been increasingly used in research as a tool for mimicking real-life scenarios and experiences in a safe and controlled environment. Focusing on issues of oppression and the ripple affect it…
    - 2 days ago, 12 Aug 20, 5:00am -
  • Russia claims world's first COVID-19 vaccine but skepticism abounds

    Russia claims world's first COVID-19 vaccine but skepticism abounds

    Vladimir Putin announced on Tuesday that a COVID-19 vaccine has been approved in Russia.Scientists around the world are worried that the vaccine is unsafe and that Russia fast-tracked the vaccine without performing the necessary phase 3 trials.To dat…
    - 2 days ago, 11 Aug 20, 5:52pm -
  • Learn to create any logo, icon, or graphic with this Illustrator guidebook

    Learn to create any logo, icon, or graphic with this Illustrator guidebook

    Digital designers are in high demand as companies must compete to stand out. Translating your artwork from canvas to screen is easy with the right tools.From logo designs for business cards to billboards, all the skills you need can be learned in Ado…
    - 2 days ago, 11 Aug 20, 5:34pm -
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