News

Al Jazeera : Aljazeera English first with breaking news, video , multimedia, features and opinions. A global news network.

NPR : NPR delivers breaking national and world news. Also top stories from business, politics, health, science, technology, music, arts and culture.

Quartz : A digitally native news outlet for the new global economy.

BBC News : Up-to-the-minute news, breaking news, video, audio and feature stories.

The Economist : Authoritative weekly newspaper focusing on international politics and business news and opinion.

The New Yorker : In depth news about politics, social issues and culture.

NewsDiffs : Tracking online news over time.

The Financial Times : The latest European and international business, finance, economic and political news.

The New York Times : Find breaking news, multimedia, reviews & opinion on Washington, business, sports, movies, travel, books, jobs, education, real estate, cars & more.

Le Monde : Actualité à la Une ;  International, France, Société, Economie, Culture, Environnement.

Les Echos : Toute l’actualité économique, financière et boursière française et internationale.

Global Conflict Tracker : Interactive Guide to U.S. Conflict Prevention Priorities in 2014.

Newsmap : Newsmap is an application that visually reflects the constantly changing landscape of the Google News aggregator.

Livestation : Livestation brings you the top international news channels and on demand videos to give you more choice wherever you are, on your computer, mobile phone.

UStream : Broadcast live streaming video. Watch online events.

Liveleak : LiveLeak is a video sharing website that lets users post and share videos. Liveleak places emphasis on current events, politics.

Global Issues : A good site for understanding the issues facing the world today.

Polling Report : A great site to see the latest polls on a variety of topics.

Photography

The Boston Globe : The Big Picture – News stories in photographs from the Boston Globe

The Atlantic : In Focus, a news photography blog on the official site of The Atlantic Magazine.

Astronomy Picture of the Day : A different astronomy and space science related image is featured each day, along with a brief explanation.

HubbleSite – Picture Album : Entire Collection View Hubble’s spectacular color pictures of stars, planets, galaxies, nebulae and more.

Flickr : Flickr is almost certainly the best online photo management and sharing application in the world. Show off your favorite photos and videos to the world

High quality movie scans

Style

Lookbook : The internet’s largest source of fashion inspiration from real people around the world.

The Sartorialist : Founder/blogger/photographer Scott Schuman began The Sartorialist with the idea of creating a two-way dialogue about the world of fashion and its relationship to daily life.

The Art of Manliness : The Art of Manliness is a men’s interest and lifestyle site dedicated to reviving the lost art of manliness.

Hypebeast : Hypebeast is the most read fashion news and information outlet. Hypebeast is updated several times per day with the latest news on fashion and culture.

Uncrate : The digital magazine for guys who love stuff. The best gadgets, clothes, cars, tools, movies, music, and more.

Yoox : Discover a wide array of products by the best Italian and international designers on yoox.com. Delivery in 48 hours and secure payments.

Asos : Discover the latest in women’s fashion and men’s clothing online. Shop from over 40000 styles

GQ : GQ.com, the online home of GQ Magazine, covering men’s style and fashion, grooming, how-to, entertainment, sports, sexy women, and more.

Events

Time Out : Discover Time Out Worldwide, with comprehensive city listings and travel guides for the world’s greatest cities.

Ticket Master : Find and buy tickets for concerts, sports, arts, theater and broadway shows.

Cooking

Cooking Coarse : Cooking Coarse focuses on basic cooking methods to empower the home cook to create simple cooking recipes to make everyday cooking more creative and enjoyable.

Smitten Kitchen Recipes : A home cooking weblog from a tiny kitchen in New York City. The place to find all of your new favorite things to cook.

BarNotes : Find, create and share cocktail recipes with friends, featured mixologists and people making the best drinks around.