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American Ice Dancing Duo Grabs Gold From Canadian Rivals

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Americans Meryl Davis and Charlie White brought a whole new meaning to dancing with the stars (and stripes) Monday night.

The American duo finished first in ice dancing at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, giving Team U.S.A. its first gold medal ever in ice dancing after finishing silver at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver

White and Davis beat Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir of Canada, a pair that the Americans

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American Ice Dancing Duo Grabs Gold From Canadian Rivals

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Americans Meryl Davis and Charlie White brought a whole new meaning to dancing with the stars (and stripes) Monday night.

The American duo finished first in ice dancing at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, giving Team U.S.A. its first gold medal ever in ice dancing after finishing silver at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver

White and Davis beat Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir of Canada, a pair that the Americans

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15 Fascinating Reddit AMAs You Need to Read

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When it comes to Reddit, almost nothing is off limits — that’s why its “Ask Me Anything” series is so fascinating. Users create a thread inviting Redditors to ask them literally any question on Earth

Over the years, AMAs have caught the attention of some pretty big names, from Bill Gates to Barack Obama. More than that, people with crazy stories to tell have participated in AMAs to shed light on their fascinating lives

Here…

This Is What Alcohol Looks Like Under a Microscope

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Turns out Great Uncle Phil was right all along: Concocting the perfect whiskey ginger nightcap really is an art form

A website called BevShots captures photographs of alcohol taken through the lens of a microscope. The rainbow-like patterns it produces are then converted into metallic prints, bar accessories and even clothing, meaning you can (almost literally) say you’re wearing what you drink.

Granted, it’s less this:

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…and more this:

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Is This the Funniest Photo in Baseball History?

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If a picture tells a thousand words, as the old cliche goes, then this amazing sports shot is good for at least a million

Seriously, every single face here tells a story. Stories of dreams. Stories of fears. Stories of courage under fire, and panic under duress. In short, the stories of men and women drilled down to their true essences, finding out who they really are in the split second it takes for a rock-hard baseball to come hurtling from the heavens down into their once-tranquil section…

24 Reasons ‘New Girl’ Can Replace Your Life Coach

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Even if you’re not heading back to school this summer all the ads for new pencils and storage cubes can leave you craving a little reinvention, or at least organization in your life.

You could invest in a life coach, but learning from Jess and Schmidt from New Girl is a more cost effective way to get your life in order

With Jess encouraging your quirks and Schmidt encouraging you to wear a nicely ironed pair of pants, you should have…

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Finally: A Free, Viable Analytics Dashboard for Tumblr

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In November, Tumblr announced that it would finally give marketers access to analytics via a partnership with Union Metrics. The product proved pretty costly, however, with plans beginning at $500 per month.

On Thursday, Union Metrics announced it will soon launch a free beta version of its Tumblr analytics platform. Whereas its premium analytics dashboard is designed to allow marketing agencies and their clients to track a large number of blogs and category trends, this platform is designed…

LulzSec Hackers Sentenced to Prison

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Four members of the infamous hacking group LulzSec, which carried out a series of high-profile attacks in May and June of 2011, were sentenced to prison on Thursday in London. Two years after what the group dubbed the “50 days of lulz,” the four hackers received a collective sentence of seven years in prison

So much for “the lulz.”

The four hackers, who all pleaded guilty, were Jake “Topiary” (his hacker monicker) Davis, Ryan “Viral” Cleary, Mustafa “T-Flow” Al-Bassam and Ryan “Kayla”…

McAfee Launches New All-In-One Security Suite

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Nowadays, security threats affect every consumer regardless of the operating system or device they use. With that in mind, McAfee and Intel are launching an all-in-one security software suite called LiveSafe that includes anti-virus protection, a password manager and an encrypted cloud-based storage space secured by voice and facial recognition.

LiveSafe’s goal is to keep consumers safe at all times. “No matter what you do, what you use or where you choose to connect, you’re going to be…

Facebook, Twitter Help Teens Develop, Says Study [VIDEO]


Timeline posts, direct messages and retweets on Facebook and Twitter are directly shaping the social development of today’s teens — giving them a sense of belonging and identity.

That’s according to Katie Davis, an assistant professor at the University of Washington’s Information School. After interviewing 32 adolescents — 15 girls and 17 boys who ranged from 13 to 18 years of age — Davis believes “computer-mediated communication” helps teens achieve developmental milestones.

Davis’…