Life & Style

May 20, 2019
By Jon Fingas
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Samsung brings Galaxy Watch Active features to older smartwatches

You don't have to spring for the Galaxy Watch Active to put Samsung's latest software features on your wrist. The company is rolling out an update that brings the Active's One UI interface, health fea...

May 8, 2019
By Andrew Webster
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John Wick’s choreographed action is being turned into a strategy game

Ahead of the debut of John Wick: Chapter 3, publisher Good Shepherd has announced John Wix Hex, a strategy game from the creator of Thomas Was Alone and Subsurface Circular.

May 10, 2019
By https://www.facebook.com/bbcnews
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Argentine deputy targeted in 'premeditated shooting' - BBC News

Argentine deputy targeted in 'premeditated shooting' BBC News Security footage captured moment Argentine lawmaker and aide were shot in ‘mafia-style’ ambush The Washington Post Argentina lawmaker ...

May 7, 2019
By Julia Alexander
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Game of Thrones fan video imagines a beautiful Arya and the Hound buddy comedy

Game of Thrones is almost over, and while executives at HBO are rushing to work up a series of spinoffs that will ensure HBO Now subscriptions remain mandatory, there’s one obvious take: a buddy adv...

May 15, 2019
By Mary Beth Griggs
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In a new music video, Earth’s climate is baroque

Climate change is a pressing issue, but it can often feel distant and abstract. To make it resonate in people’s minds, one scientist turned dry data points into achingly beautiful music, making the ...

April 29, 2019
By Jon Fingas
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Beats' all-wireless Powerbeats Pro earbuds are available May 10th

You don't have to wait too much longer if you're curious about the Powerbeats Pro. Beats' first truly wireless earbuds will be available in stores on May 10th for $250, with pre-orders starting on May...

May 7, 2019
By Billy Steele
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Master & Dynamic's MW65 are its first noise-cancelling headphones

Last year, Master & Dynamic filled a gap in its headphone lineup with the MW07 true wireless earbuds, but the company was still missing one key feature: noise cancellation. That changes today as M&D h...

May 20, 2019
By Victoria Song
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Google Glass Gets a Fresh Update With More Powerful Guts—Still Look Dorky as Hell

Almost two years ago, Google parent Alphabet reminded the world that Google Glass wasn’t dead—it just wasn’t for regular consumers. Rebranding Google Glass as an enterprise tool for blue-collar ...

April 24, 2019
By A.J. GOLDMANN
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4 New Operas in 4 Months? Only in Berlin

Detlev Glanert’s “Oceane,” one of several new operas having their premieres in Berlin this season, opens at the Deutsche Oper on April 28.

May 1, 2019
By JON PARELES
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Album Review: Vampire Weekend Wraps Breakdowns in Musical Smiles on ‘Father of the Bride’

The band’s fourth album is filled with perky tempos and sunny choruses, but its 18 songs grapple with personal breakups and global meltdowns.

May 8, 2019
By Joseph Green
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Get tickets to Magical Pride in Disneyland Paris for under £80

Pride is a pretty incredible experience, but imagine for a moment how magical it would be to celebrate in Disneyland Paris this year. It doesn't need to be just a figment of your imagination though, b...

May 17, 2019
By ALIX STRAUSS
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Vows: She Said Yes. Fourteen Times.

Tanya Pushkine and Paul Luykx were married at the Brooklyn Winery in Williamsburg on April 12. The two met in 2016 through a dating website.

May 17, 2019
By JASON FARAGO
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Can We Start Appreciating Indigenous Art on Its Own Terms?

What Australia’s Aboriginal artists and filmmakers are teaching Americans in two radiant shows.

May 10, 2019
By GINIA BELLAFANTE
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Big City: The 100-Foot Gibson Girl: A Symbol of Abuse, Then and Now

Sexually assaulted as a teenager, Evelyn Nesbit was at the center of the “trial of the century.” Now she is being used to push commercial real estate.

April 23, 2019
By SYDNEY EMBER and ASTEAD W. HERNDON
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At CNN Town Halls, Sanders Backs Voting Rights for People Now in Jail

Bernie Sanders, Amy Klobuchar and Elizabeth Warren were among five Democratic presidential candidates to attend a marathon series of town halls in New Hampshire on Monday night.

May 20, 2019
By Sam Rutherford
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Lutron Teamed Up With Philips to Solve One of the Most Annoying Things About Smart Lights

After living with smart lights—especially smart lights connected to a voice assistant—it’s hard to go back. However, one of the most annoying things about smart lights is when guests who aren’...

May 21, 2019
By Private
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McMaster University invents new life-saving vaccine method - CHCH News

Researchers at McMaster University have invented a new storage method that can transport life-saving vaccines to previously inaccessible parts of the world. The invention is a stable and affordable wa...

May 17, 2019
By Angela Watercutter
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Grumpy Cat's Death Marks the End of the Joyful Internet

Tardar Sauce was an avatar of the days of the goofy web.

May 2, 2019
By SHERYL GAY STOLBERG
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Questioning Barr, 2020 Presidential Hopefuls Try to Hone Their Brands

Senators Cory Booker and Kamala Harris, both Democrats running for president, listening to Attorney General William P. Barr during a Judiciary Committee hearing on Wednesday. Their turns speaking went...

May 3, 2019
By MIKE HALE
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Review: ‘Chernobyl,’ the Disaster Movie

The five-part mini-series “Chernobyl” takes the story of the real-life disaster and turns it into a creaky and conventional disaster movie.

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