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Protests in Paris mark Hollande's first year

Tens of thousands of leftist party supporters have marched through Paris to express disappointment with French President Francois Hollande's first year in power.<p>The Communist-backed Front de Gauche or Left Front brought out people for a march on Sunday on the eve of the anniversary of Hollande's …

Neo-Nazi murder trial begins in Germany

A high-profile neo-Nazi trial that focuses on 10 mostly racially motivated murders by an underground far-right gang has started in Munich.<p>German Beate Zschaepe, believed to be the last surviving member of the National Socialist Underground (NSU) group, and four others accused of assisting the gang, …

Israel says Google 'Palestine' page damages prospects for peace

Israeli officials have reacted sternly to Google's decision last week to change the label on its home page in the occupied territories from …

Motorola warned by EU over patent abuse against Apple (update)

The European Commission has accused Motorola Mobility of abusing its standard-essential patents against Apple in Germany. The Commission has sent a Statement of Objections to the company over a misuse of its GPRS patents, which has seen Motorola pursue injunctions against Apple products instead of …

Kanye West Deletes All Of His Tweets — Except For One

Kanye West is known for going on a Twitter rant or two, but on Thursday the rapper deleted all tweets except for one: a date.<p>While some believe "June Eighteen" is the date West's new album will drop, others believe it's his baby mama Kim Kardashian's due date.<p>She <i>is</i> the only person he follows on …

Here's What F. Scott Fitzgerald Made From 'The Great Gatsby' Film Rights In 1926

According to Fitzgerald's records, he sold the "Gatsby" film rights to Hollywood in 1926 for $16,666.00.<p>According to an inflation calculator, today that amount would be equal to $219,174.85.<p>Baz Luhrmann's upcoming "Gatsby" has a production budget estimated at$127 million alone, while the 1974 film …

Excavated skull suggests Jamestown colonists resorted to cannibalism

Gruesome archaeological evidence has emerged revealing how some of the first settlers of America survived a period of famine. The vicious winter of …

Meet IBM’s “Boy And His Atom,” Stars of the Smallest Movie Ever Made

The image above shows two animated characters in what has been certified by the Guinness Book of World Records as the smallest movie ever made. It’s …

Nanotech

Consensus Builds For Universal HIV Testing

Everybody needs an HIV test, at least once.<p>That's the verdict from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, which has just joined the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and a scrum of professional medical societies in calling for universal testing for the virus that causes AIDS.<p>Teenagers …

Apple vs Samsung back in court November to re-calculate damages

Apple vs. Samsung will reconvene in November to recalculate jury damages, it’s been confirmed, with Judge Lucy Koh warning both parties to expect …

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Green Living Walls for Modern Homes

Each year, many among us pause for a moment and worry about the state of the planet’s health on each Earth Day. Some of us tend to make minor changes …

'Hear My Voice, Alexander Graham Bell': Smithsonian Releases 128-Year-Old Recording Of The Telephone Inventor [AUDIO]

American history is full of memorable quotes and speeches, but until recently the oldest audio recorded was captured in 1888 on a phonograph invented …

Apple Patents Built-In iPhone Remote Unlocker, Engine Starter And Parking Locator For Cars

The USPTO published a number of Apple patent applications Tuesday, including two related to automobiles (via AppleInsider). The car patents both describe systems that can be built into future iPhones, replacing most of the functionality of your standard key fob with the smartphone, and providing a …

Amy Winehouse Documentary Will Contain Unseen Footage

A new documentary about Amy Winehouse will feature previously unseen footage of the singer, who died in 2011 of alcohol poisoning. The still-untitled …

Film Festivals

Google bans sale of Glass

Users who sell or loan Google Glass, the wearable computer, could find their device deactivated, Google has said.<p>The £1,000 Glass units are being sent out to developers who pre-registered, but the company’s terms of service on the device state “you may not resell, loan, transfer, or give your …

Google Glass

FDA's Rejection Of Generic OxyContin May Have Side Effects

Banning cheaper, generic forms of a dangerous drug sounds like a worthy idea.<p>But the Food and Drug Administration's decision to bar generic OxyContin may also push patients towards less effective drugs without eliminating the risk of addiction, experts say.<p>"Obviously, there's a cost issue," says …

China Thinks Its Bird Flu Might Be Spreading from Human to Human

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Since the first cases of the deadly H7N9 bird flu strain appeared in Shanghai earlier this month, …

Lower-Cost iPhone's Plastic Rear Shell Reportedly Surfaces

Earlier this week, case manufacturer Tactus was one of several sources to share photos of cases reportedly designed for the fifth-generation iPad, once again showing that the device is expected to be smaller than the existing iPad and take design cues from the iPad mini.<p>Today, the company shares a …

Ebooks made up 22.55 percent of all US publishing revenue in 2012

The US publishing industry appears to be turning over a new leaf: ebook sales made up 22.5 percent of the industry's net revenue last year, according to a new survey from the Association of American Publishers. That's up from just 0.05 percent 10 years prior, when the AAP first began keeping track …

Last night, NASA saw the year's biggest solar flare

If you noticed a little extra radio interference last night, it wasn't your imagination. At 3:16 AM, NASA saw the biggest solar flare of the year, an M6.5-level coronal mass ejection that was powerful enough to cause a brief radio blackout. That's not enough to disturb much outside the highest …

Levels of lead in rice could pose risk to children, says US

Rice imported from China and other countries contains high levels of lead that could pose a health risk to children, researchers in the United States have claimed.<p>US experts detected concentrations of lead ranging from six to 12 milligrams per kilogram in rice from several sources.<p>Infants and …

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Snag Some NYLON (Magazine) on Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / April 9, 2013<p>“Nylon” just <i>sounds</i> cool, and that’s why founders Marvin Scott Jarrett and Jaclynn Jarrett, of Ray Gun and Bikini …

Paolo Soleri, Utopian Architect, Is Dead

But his plan for a 5,000-person, eco-friendly city lives on<p>Paolo Soleri, the futuristic, eco-conscious architect, died yesterday at 93.<p>He is best known among the masses (and in the scientific community, to some extent) for his planned city of Arcosanti, a sort of Xanadu for the eco-conscious set. …

Google Glass infographic – how it works

If, like me, you’ve been trying to figure out just how Google Glass works then you’ll definitely want to check out this insightful infographic created by Martin Missfeldt. The infographic is a handy, albeit brief glimpse at the hardware setup, including camera, microphone, and speaker locations, …

Google Glass

More Apple patents detail completely flexible devices that change as they bend

<i>Update: The patent was granted on 6th January 2015 (via Apple Toolbox)</i><p>These are certainly not the first flexible display related patent applications that we’ve seen from Apple. A few different Apple patent applications have received attention in recent months, including one for a slap wrist-style …