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Cosmos

• <b>Author:</b> Carl Sagan and Others<p><b>RETURNING TO TELEVISION AS AN ALL-NEW MINISERIES ON FOX</b> <i><br>Cosmos</i> is one of the bestselling science books of all time. In clear-eyed prose, Sagan reveals a jewel-like blue world inhabited by a life form that is just beginning to discover its own identity and to venture into …

Best Trips 2013

Got wanderlust? We’ve got your ticket. The National Geographic Traveler editors present the new year's 20 must-see places.

The aliens are already here – your best pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/science/guardianwitness-blog/gallery/2013/jun/21/alien-sightings-your-pictures<p>720<p>We asked you to send in your photos …

New crowdfunding site gets YouTubers a regular paycheck

Jack Conte says he’s earning over $60,000 a year making music videos for his YouTube channel, and he wants to help other artists do the same. Launched in May, his crowdfunding platform Patreon aims to get YouTube personalities get paid for the things they make—great and small.<p>Unlike Kickstarter, …

India floods: Rescuers work to evacuate thousands left stranded

Soldiers were working to evacuate tens of thousands of people still stranded in northern India where nearly 600 people have been killed in monsoon flooding and landslides.<p>With further bad weather and heavy rainfall predicted over the next two days, there was an added urgency to reach approximately …

If Not Together, What's Ahead For Nokia And Microsoft?

Poor Nokia.<p>Once the darling of the mobile phone business with market share above 40%, it has become one of the red headed step children in the super competitive smartphone space. Mixing Nokia’s 1Q 2013 Lumia smartphones sales of 5.6 million units with IDC’s smartphone shipment figure of 216.2 …

Schools Choose Dell Latitude 10 Over iPad As Official Tablet

With technology evolving as rapidly as it has over the past decade, it seemed inevitable that tablets would eventually make their way into the classroom. Recently, several school districts decided to take the plunge and institute a 1-to-1 distribution of tablets. You might be thinking education’s …

End of days? Oracle to announce pacts with Salesforce, NetSuite and (gasp!) Microsoft

Talk about strange bedfellows. Oracle(s orcl) CEO Larry Ellison signaled Thursday night that his company is about to announce an alliance with …

Reverse Innovation in Tech Startups: The Story of Capillary Technologies

At its core, reverse innovation describes solutions adopted first in poorer, emerging nations that subsequently—and disruptively—find a market in richer, developed nations. But can reverse innovation be relevant in the world of high-technology? The very definition of “high-technology” hints at …

FAA to loosen rules on in-flight electronic devices, says WSJ

Airline passengers may be able to use their favorite electronic gadgets from takeoff to landing if new FAA guidelines come to pass.<p>The Federal Aviation Administration is expected to ease the restrictions on the use of certain devices at lower altitudes, according to the Wall Street Journal.<p>Citing …

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