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By Noam Cohen September 19, 2018   After years of verbally abusing programmers who contribute to the Linux operating-system kernel he created, the celebrated coder Linus Torvalds is stepping aside and says he is getting help. Photograph by Kimmo Mäntylä / REX / Shutterstock After years of verbally abusing programmers who contribute to the Linux…(Read More)

Hilary Swank is a married woman! This weekend, the Million Dollar Baby star secretly married her boyfriend, Philip Schneider. The couple tied the knot at the Saint Lucia Preserve in Carmel, Calif., according to a statement. Swank’s wedding dress was designed by Elie Saab Haute Couture Atelier. The gown was made of chantilly lace…(Read More)

French officials admitted Redoine Faid’s daring helicopter escape from a prison near Paris was ‘spectaculaire,’ and maybe there was a little security issue, too. DANA KENNEDY NICE, France — A week before the notorious French gangster Redoine Faid broke out of prison commando-style—again—a French penal system official warned he was “very dangerous…(Read More)

Lulu Lingerie, Nigeria’s first innerwear store for wholesale distribution and retailing of multi-brand underwear, sleepwear, and intimate apparel for men, women and children, held a private viewing of her new collection on Friday 15th June 2018 at La Brioche. Oluchi Orlandi, founder Lulu Lingerie, hosts #Lulutalks and #SipnShop as she launches new collection…(Read More)

Your ability to persuade and influence people, to get them to understand, accept and act upon your ideas — is crucial to your success. People who speak persuasively have greater personal power, get more things done and achieve their goals faster. By learning how to persuade and influence people it will help you to be…(Read More)

How To Be Creative READING TIME: 0 MINUTES LESS THAN A MINUTE This short PBS video, How To Be Creative, nicely weaves together some of the themes we’ve covered. A few of which are embracing negative capability (Keats), exploring the stages of creativity (Graham Wallas), and combinatory play.   All…(Read More)

 by BIG THINK EDITORS When we slip into sleep and embark on a subconscious journey through our dreams, what exactly is our brain up to? Theoretical physicist, best-selling author, and all around cool guy Michio Kaku returns to Big Think to discuss the science of dreaming, as well as everything Freud got right about…(Read More)

Fundraising This post was originally published on the personal blog of NextView founding partner Lee Hower. Lee’s posts also appear regularly on View From Seed. Subscribe here for more. Most folks reading this will know that many startups were built in part with the help of venture capital. Most attention goes to tech companies…(Read More)

The Queen marked her official birthday with the Trooping the Colour at Whitehall’s Horse Guards Parade Royal fans were delighted to see the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, who married exactly three weeks ago today Her Majesty, who recently had cataract removal surgery, was finally able to ditch her sunglasses for the event Meghan…(Read More)

Red weddings, bastard-ly battles, “hold the door” – Rob Sheffield on the hit HBO fantasy’s greatest showstopping scenes Sex, blood, filth, incest, bodies piled up like firewood – and that’s just the first hour. Game of Thrones is loaded with heart-piercing surprises right from the opening scenes, as a little boy watches his…(Read More)

Set 1,000 years before current storyline, “the series chronicles the world’s descent from the golden Age of Heroes into its darkest hour” Production is wrapping on the eighth and final season of Game of Thrones – which is not set to return sometime until 2019 – but today HBO confirmed that they green lit an…(Read More)

“I’m ready to be back to the music for real,” rapper says Pusha-T has declared that his beef with Drake – a feud that spawned a pair of diss tracks – is officially over. “Drake gave me my start. I wouldn’t even be in the conversation without Drake, so I’ll always have a…(Read More)

Nigerian -born British actor, Chiwetel Ejiofor, has joined Angelina Jolie in Maleficent 2, an upcoming sequel to the 2014 American Dark Fantasy film , Maleficent, produced by Walt Disney Pictures. According to Disney, four years after the blockbuster was released, filming has started for the sequel, with the Nigerian-British thespian featuring among the cast. Ejiofor…(Read More)

To the casual observer, Roman Abramovich might appear a playboy, with a Premier League football club, a 550ft long £406million super-yacht and a ballerina girlfriend many years his younger. His lifestyle seems more that of a rich kid who inherited his wealth than what he actually is – a shrewd, self-made businessman with an…(Read More)

Out and about: The hip-hop mainstay was snapped at a Toronto Raptors game in March Drake has defended the controversial photoshoot in which he posed in blackface, after his rap nemesis Pusha T leaked the 11-year-old image. The rapper, 31, took to Instagram to share a lengthy statement on Wednesday, in which…(Read More)

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