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‘Friends’ remade with hamsters. Could they BE any cuter?



So no one told you life was gonna be this way. Your cheeks are stuffed. You’re fluff. Your cage is full of hay.

Friends is one of the most beloved sitcoms of all time, but what does that even mean if no hamsters were involved? Nothing, so we fixed it

The gang meets up to (kind of) throw back some lattes at Central Perk, but mostly just makes Gunther’s life a nightmare and Jennifer Hamsterston makes a solid case for The…

The one where Ross goes back to London (to star in a sitcom)



David Schwimmer, best known for playing Ross Gellar on NBC’s Friends, has just joined the cast of an upcoming U.K. program called Morning Has Broken

The show, which will air next year, focuses on a struggling morning talk show hosted by “Queen of Daytime” Gail Sinclair (Julia Davis). When ratings begin to flounder, Sinclair and her team bring in Schwimmer’s character, an American producer, to help keep things afloat.

Since wrapping Friendsin 2004, Schwimmer has worked as a director and…

The self-driving car is ready for prime time, but you still can’t have one



MOUNTAIN VIEW, CALIFORNIA — Google — or as co-founder Sergey Brin put it, “Google, ah, sorry, I mean Alphabet” — held a thoroughly fascinating event for a small gathering of press here at the Googleplex Tuesday. Brin and his team showed off the latest data from the company’s formerly secretive self-driving car project. We got to take rides in two self-driving prototypes: the familiar small box above and a beautiful Lexus model

Everything we saw told us the Google car is astonishingly…

6 of the most inspiring stories of real life heroism in 2015 (so far)



Heroism is alive and well, though it doesn’t always wear spandex

With months still remaining, 2015 has already delivered more than a handful of everyday heroes who have leaped into action to save the lives of others and renewed our sense of hope in the process

Next time your cynicism kicks in, remind yourself of these courageous, self-sacrificing humans to soften that hard heart of yours

1. Teamwork trumps all

Some of us use…

Kendall, Gigi and Jourdan sizzle for H&M x Balmain ad campaign



Fans of H&M’s designer collaborations got a little taste of the retailer’s next big partnership: luxury label Balmain.

On Friday, the company released its campaign images, which include fashion’s hottest it girls, Gigi Hadid, Kendall Jenner and Jourdan Dunn

Balmain’s creative director wanted to ensure the advertisements captured the essence of the high-end brand and appealed to its audience. In a statement, he said, “When you love…

Taylor Swift and Steven Tyler perform ‘I Don’t Wanna Miss a Thing’



Taylor Swift’s 1989 World Tour thus far has proven to be a never-ending carousel of musical icon after musical icon, featuring artists that range from Joan Baez and Alanis Morissette to Fetty Wap and Selena Gomez

Friday night’s performance in Swift’s adopted hometown of Nashville, Tennessee was no exception. The crowd lost its cool when the pop star brought “absolute rock and roll icon” Steven Tyler on stage to sing a duet of “I Don’t Wanna Miss a Thing.”

Man proves bricks rock hard with custom Lego guitar



Guitar makers like Nicola Pavan of Pavan Wood Works take pride in the instruments they build. Wood is a personal medium, it’s a living thing that changes according to its environment. So if there is any material that’s exactly the opposite of wood, it’s plastic.

Working with Lego, Pavan, who is currently studying in to become a Luthier in Milan, was able to create a working electric guitar. Although the plastic creation may not sound as good as its wood counterparts, it’s definitely…

11 ways to encourage your customers to share your content



While there isn’t any one magic solution to making business content go viral, you should be doing everything you can to create the most shareable content as possible. This includes incentivizing not only your team, but also your customers, to post it on their social networks.

11 entrepreneurs from Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) explain best strategies for doing so without seeming overbearing

1. Create great content

Diana Goodwin

If you create great content that resonates with your customers and also…

Twitter Loses Its Sr. Director of Engineering, Growth and International Team To Uber


This dog just discovered Crocs and is pulling them off nicely



The fashion elite has long known the appeal of a nice, ventilated sandal. Dogs, on the other hand, are still trying to pull off shoes

One footwear anomaly that both humans and dogs have struggled to fit into their wardrobe is the Mario Batali favorite: the Croc.

Here, this ambitious little pooch shows off his runway-stomping skills by literally putting one Croc’d foot in front of the other

The jury is still out if he will convince us these shoes actually can be worn outside of the…