If I had to blindly guess about global marketshare, I would have gotten it wrong. I probably would have forgotten about UC browser (kind of the point of Peter O’Shaughnessy’s article) that’s so huge in Asia. I would have guessed Firefox has a slight edge on Safari (turns out Firefox is half the share of Safari), and that Edge would be outpacing IE by now (also only half). This is good dinner party conversation fodder,…"Think you know the top web browsers?"
Another weekend, another reason to get some fresh air and shop! RetailMeNot is serving up the best weekend deals from our offer encyclopedia and showcasing our favorite products to use those offers on. Enjoy, and don’t feel guilty. A good buy never lies. (In honor of honesty, we want you to know that RetailMeNot might collect a share of sales from products on this page, but rest assured that we only feature items we would actually love to own.) 20% off 100s…"The Weekend’s 11 Best Sales – A little retail therapy never hurt nobody"
Image: via LittleThings One afternoon in March 2017 a Californian teenager got the scare of her life. What happened to her while she was babysitting her niece was truly extraordinary. So extraordinary, in fact, that her story has made headlines around the world. The post This Teen Was Babysitting When She Heard A Knock At The Door. Then Later Mom Got A Chilling Text appeared first on Scribol.com."This Teen Was Babysitting When She Heard A Knock At The Door. Then Later Mom Got A Chilling Text"
Image: Morning Newspaper via Siberian Times One January evening in Mongolia, police descend on a house in the capital of Ulaanbaatar. Hidden inside, they find an ancient relic, stolen from a cave high up in the mountains. In fact, a thief is preparing to smuggle the mysterious object across the border. But when authorities take a closer look they discover a miracle that will amaze the world. The post After This 200-Year-Old Mummy Of A…"After This 200-Year-Old Mummy Of A Buddhist Monk Was Found, Academics Claimed He Was Still Alive"
Images: via Pinterest / via Today The loss of a parent is an incredibly difficult thing, and having to grieve in the glare of the public eye is almost unfathomable. But this is what happened to Prince Harry after the death of his mother, Princess Diana. And for years, the young royal kept quiet about the aftermath of the event. But now, at long last, Harry is talking – and he’s explained why it took him…"After Burying The Pain Of Diana’s Death For 20 Years, Harry Has Admitted The Heartwrenching Truth"
Image: Henry Guttmann/Getty Images / via képtelenség Perhaps this goes without saying, but world leaders take great interest in their own image. Whether they see themselves as dignified and wise or as authoritative and all-knowing, powerful people love cultivating a certain public persona to portray to their adoring subjects. However, few leaders were born with power in their grasp. And – judging by their early photos – even fewer seemed immediately cut out for a…"These 20 Photos Of World Leaders As Young People Will Make You Do A Double Take"
Image: Twitter/Stroi / Twitter/Dann Cuellar It was just an ordinary day crushing trash until they heard the sound. A tiny, high-pitched noise was coming from the back of their truck. Fearing what they might find, the trashmen followed the sounds amongst the garbage and as they searched, the noises became steadily louder. The post These Garbagemen Began Crushing Trash In Their Truck. Then They Heard Desperate Cries From Inside appeared first on Scribol.com."These Garbagemen Began Crushing Trash In Their Truck. Then They Heard Desperate Cries From Inside"
Image: CrimeWatchDaily As Bethany Decker’s grandparents pull up outside her apartment, they notice something’s terribly amiss. Her car has a flat tire, it’s parked crooked – and their granddaughter is nowhere to be seen. In fact, Bethany would never be seen again. The post This Mom Was Pregnant When She Suddenly Vanished – But Her Facebook Mysteriously Kept Updating appeared first on Scribol.com."This Mom Was Pregnant When She Suddenly Vanished – But Her Facebook Mysteriously Kept Updating"
I like to think of myself as having a decent amount of persistence. But of course, life is complicated. Sometimes I have it and sometimes I don’t. I have in some areas and not in others. C’est la vie. Here’s two very short things that I’ve written up along this theme. I once wrote this about it, in a little article I called Mediocre Ideas, Showing Up, and Persistence: Truly great ideas are rare. Jokers…"Persistence Has a Weird Way of Getting Things Done"
Image: YouTube/Movie Munchies Animation studios almost always have a signature style, and if you watch enough of their material, you’ll start to notice. With Disney, however, it goes a bit further than that. If you watch some of their more contemporary films, you might notice that some of the animation looks startlingly similar to that of their older material. And that’s no accident. The post If You Look Closely At A Lot Of Classic Disney…"If You Look Closely At A Lot Of Classic Disney Movies, You’ll Find They Look Surprisingly Alike"