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Tuesday 11 November, 2014

From Business ETC A tiny firm that saw the 1929 crash coming sees trouble for 2015 Ominous

A tiny firm that saw the 1929 crash coming sees trouble for 2015

Jerome Levy — grandfather of the firm’s current chairman David Levy — saw trouble coming, and sold his stocks before the 1929 crash.

Tom Brady goes to bed at 8.30 at night, just to be the best damn QB he can be

It’s sickening how perfect this guy is.

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Monday 10 November, 2014

From Business ETC E-cig ad will be the first since 1965 to show smoking on UK television Vaping

E-cig ad will be the first since 1965 to show smoking on UK television

Previous incarnations of the advert were banned for being ‘too sexy’.

From Business ETC Did you stay up on your phone last night? It could be ruining your sleep and vision Blue Light

Sunday 9 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie This is the best way to answer when an interviewer says ‘tell me about yourself’ Jobs

This is the best way to answer when an interviewer says ‘tell me about yourself’

Don’t ask them about where they went to school.

From TheJournal.ie The second languages of every part of the world in one incredible infographic Information Overload
From TheJournal.ie Drone footage shows what it’s like to be a bird flying over an airport Up Up And Away

Drone footage shows what it’s like to be a bird flying over an airport

This drone gives us a never-before-seen look at Mexico City Airport.

Saturday 8 November, 2014

From Business ETC A new app called Samantha only lets you text a real woman named Samantha Her

A new app called Samantha only lets you text a real woman named Samantha

One of the main rules is not to fall in love with her.

From TheJournal.ie Someone has been running this mysterious classified ad for 10 straight years now Only In New York
From TheJournal.ie These stunning Hubble images show us the secrets of the universe Deep Space

These stunning Hubble images show us the secrets of the universe

And a lot of pretty colours as well.

From Business ETC Here’s how homeless people in New York use technology Photo Essay

Here’s how homeless people in New York use technology

Many homeless people use gadgets to stay connected, search for jobs, and pursue their own creative interests.

Thursday 6 November, 2014

Wednesday 5 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie These nighttime photos from the International Space Station look like something out of a horror movie An Alien Life

These nighttime photos from the International Space Station look like something out of a horror movie

Working on space can, no doubt, be a breathtaking experience on occasion. But it looks like it can get a little creepy out there sometimes too…

Tuesday 4 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Surfers in super slow-motion is the most hypnotic thing you’ll see today On The Waves

Surfers in super slow-motion is the most hypnotic thing you’ll see today

The filmmaker shot the footage at 1000 frames per second.

From TheJournal.ie A virus found in lakes could be literally changing the way people think ATCV-1

A virus found in lakes could be literally changing the way people think

A study found that people with the virus living in their throats processed visual information about 10% slower than people without the virus.

Sunday 2 November, 2014

From Business ETC Why 2014 is the best year ever to be a teenage girl Tech Stars

Why 2014 is the best year ever to be a teenage girl

Social media has put 13-year-old girls in a rare position of power, and they’re not afraid to use it.

From TheJournal.ie Some good news for a Sunday morning: The world is becoming a better place On The Up

Saturday 1 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Check out the tiniest apartment in Paris – yes, that’s the bed in the cupboard Harry Potter
From TheJournal.ie There’s a hell of a lot of rejection happening on Tinder Dating

There’s a hell of a lot of rejection happening on Tinder

People are getting rejected hundreds of millions of times on Tinder every day.

From TheJournal.ie Turn back time: New York City subway station goes back 110 years In Pictures

Turn back time: New York City subway station goes back 110 years

Wooden turnstiles, different fonts and wooden cars. Crazy times.

Friday 31 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Woman sues Google after Street View image shows her exposed breast Damages

Woman sues Google after Street View image shows her exposed breast

The photo showed the woman sitting outside her house and her face was blurred out.

From TheJournal.ie The Pentagon says the Navy Seal who shot bin Laden should not reveal himself 9/11

The Pentagon says the Navy Seal who shot bin Laden should not reveal himself

The Pentagon said that anyone who participated in the 2011 operation was still bound by a non-disclosure agreement.

Thursday 30 October, 2014

One play perfectly sums up just how bad the Lakers will be this season

Kobe Bryant’s team are in trouble this year.

Wednesday 29 October, 2014

A pro table tennis player cost himself $45,000 for a ridiculous celebration

Zhang Jike went full Ketsbaia after winning in Düsseldorf.

Dirk Nowitzki took a massive pay cut this year, and he’s not about to let anyone forget about it

The German says Chandler Parsons is spending his money.

Tuesday 28 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: The real allure of superintelligent machines isn’t scientific – it’s erotic Sex And Science

Opinion: The real allure of superintelligent machines isn’t scientific – it’s erotic

Does the allure of artificial intelligence run deeper than our fondness for making tools?

Monday 27 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie D’oh! 22 actors who turned down huge film roles Sliding Doors

D’oh! 22 actors who turned down huge film roles

Life could have been very different.

From Business ETC Facebook Like button inventor has explained why there will never be a Dislike one Thumbs Down

Facebook Like button inventor has explained why there will never be a Dislike one

Turns out, disliking something is pretty negative.

IMAGES: Take a look at the ginormous servers that power Google

This is where your sneaky table quiz questions go.

Sunday 26 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Using each other: Wealthy women hiring younger men in Kenya for relationships Romance Tourism

Using each other: Wealthy women hiring younger men in Kenya for relationships

A photographer found herself in the middle of the unusual world. Here’s what she found.

Saturday 25 October, 2014

From Business ETC 7 technologies that will change sex forever Wow

7 technologies that will change sex forever

The fantastical is closer than you think.

LeBron James is hyper-aware of body language after spending the summer researching leadership styles LBJ

Friday 24 October, 2014

From Business ETC WATCH: This ad for Sony’s 4K HDTV is unbelievably beautiful Minds Blown

WATCH: This ad for Sony’s 4K HDTV is unbelievably beautiful

Watching Winning Streak on this thing would be a religious experience.

How to make a winter training plan you can actually stick to

That morning jog you love in summer can become a chore in winter.

Thursday 23 October, 2014

Heading Stateside? Here are the most expensive NBA teams to see live

The NBA regular season begins Wednesday and you might be surprised how cheap some tickets are.

Wednesday 22 October, 2014

From Business ETC With a little help from Ireland, Facebook paid no UK tax last year Like

With a little help from Ireland, Facebook paid no UK tax last year

It made an estimated £371 million in revenue in the region in 2013.

Derrick Rose made the entire Cavs defense look silly NBA

Derrick Rose made the entire Cavs defense look silly

He’s back and he’s a baller.

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