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Taking the 'Smart Drug' Modafinil Made Me Love Work but Hate People

In the rat race that is modern life, it's sort of the only drug that makes sense. How awful is that?<p><i>More on Nootroprics:</i><p>Will 'Smart Drugs' Really Make Us Smarter, or Just Ruin Our Lives?<p>A Campus Dealer Explains How the College Drug Economy Works<p>Can the Pills That Claim to Make You Clever Also Make …

Apple planning to launch new 4K 21.5-inch iMac next week, iPad Pro in early November

With September’s iPhone release in the rearview and the iPad Pro set for an early November launch, Apple is ready to add some new Mac hardware into its fall product line. Apple is currently planning to announce new 21.5-inch iMacs with 4K screens next week, according to multiple reliable sources. …

Artist 3D prints Donald Trump butt plug in protest at immigration rhetoric

‘When I heard Donald Trump’s remarks about Mexicans and latinos from South America I was extremely angry’ explains Fernando Sosa<p>Artist Fernando Sosa has found a novel way to protest at Donald Trump’s recent comments about Mexican immigrants: he’s turned the Republican presidential candidate into a …

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Donald Trump Continues To Campaign Against Mexican Immigrants

Donald Trump, billionaire and Republican presidential candidate, made his latest attack on Mexican immigrants during an appearance Saturday on <i>Fox and</i> …

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Microtrend: The New Shoe Style We're Seeing Everywhere

Spotting trends is one of our most beloved tasks here at Who What Wear, which is why when we noticed shoes of the tactile variety (think fur, …

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Nintendo president Satoru Iwata has died.</b> Iwata, 55, had been at the top of Nintendo since 2002.<p><b>2. Reddit CEO Ellen Pao has resigned.</b> She faced a severe backlash after Victoria Taylor, the employee in charge of the site's popular celebrity interview section, was asked to leave.<p><b>3. Taxi app Gett</b> …

Paradoxical Crystal Baffles Physicists

In a deceptively drab black crystal, physicists have stumbled upon a baffling behavior, one that appears to blur the line between the properties of …

Believe it or not, Apple’s working on new 64-bit iPods

With Apple Music making waves, a dedicated music-playing device like the iPod suddenly seems more relevant than it’s been in years. Which is why it’s great to hear that Apple is reportedly planning to introduce a refreshed lineup of iPod touch, nano and shuffle media players on Tuesday, July 14.<p>The …

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How to move your Spotify playlists to Apple Music

Now that Apple Music has officially launched, many Spotify users are trying to figure out the best way to export their playlists from one service to …

FTC investigating Apple App Store subscription rules in light of Apple Music

The US antitrust regulators are reportedly looking into Apple’s subscription service rules for the App Store are anticompetitive and illegal under US law, according to Reuters. The main issue of contention is that the standard streaming music price of $9.99 per month is not attainable for Apple …

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Who is Tess Holliday, Plus Size Model on People Magazine Cover?

Ever since she became the first size-22 model to score a major contract with U.K.-based Milk Management, Tess Holliday's name has been all over the news. And it's probably safe to say she's not going anywhere as she just landed the cover of <i>People</i>, on newsstands this Friday. In case you're not quite …

Stephen Hawking Explains The Origin of the Universe

The Origin of the Universe, a lecture, by Stephen HawkingAccording to the Boshongo people of central Africa, in the beginning, there was only …

Physics

The future is now: a Californian company is building the first Hyperloop test track

Tesla CEO Elon Musk is a bottomless well of innovative ideas. The executive orchestrated the rise of Tesla and the development of the Model S, he …

The New Legoland Hotel Proves That Everything Is Awesome

Remember playing with Legos as a little kid and dreaming about building a life-size house? Now imagine whatever you were envisioning on steroids, and you've got the new Legoland hotel in Winter Haven, Florida.<p>Situated between Tampa and Orlando, the 152-room hotel is located right by the entrance to …

14 genius Stephen Hawking quotes that will make you question your place in the universe (pictures)

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Student comes up with an idea for an International Flag of Earth

A student has come up with an international flag of earth and we think it’s pretty cool.<p>Made up of seven white rings in an interlocking pattern on a …

'The Science Guy' Talks About His Space Sail

Slow but steady sun-powered spacecraft could transform space travel<p>In 1976, renowned astrophysicist Carl Sagan brought a weird, reflective prop with him to the <i>Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson</i>. The toy was a mockup of a solar sail—a revolutionary idea for space travel propulsion that eschews …

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Adblock Plus gets its own Android browser

Whatever your views are on online advertising, it's here to stay. But that doesn't mean that companies aren't doing all they can to strip the web of ads on your behalf. Perhaps the most notable is Adblock Plus, which has made a name for itself by delivering browser extensions so efficient that …

US intelligence: We found video game guides and a lot of books at bin Laden's compound

On Tuesday, the Office of the Director of National Intelligence release a trove of documents found at the slain Al Qaeda leader's compound. Among the items listed were video game guides:<p>Delta Force Extreme 2 Videogame Guide<br>• Game Spot Videogame Guide<br>• Grappler's Guide to Sports Nutrition by John …

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Despite NSA leaks, many Americans haven't changed their privacy settings

Contrary to the view that people have "nothing to hide" from the government, most Americans are pro-privacy but ill-equipped to fully protect their …

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Apple’s planned iOS 9 ‘Home’ app uses virtual rooms to manage HomeKit accessories

Apple’s plan to manage upcoming HomeKit-compatible accessories could revolve around a new iOS app called “Home,” according to sources familiar with the app. Introduced at last year’s Worldwide Developers Conference, HomeKit is an Apple initiative designed to encourage accessory makers to integrate …

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8 awesome paid iPhone apps that are free downloads for a limited time

We saw plenty of great feedback following yesterday’s list of paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free, and there are even still a few sales in …

Apps

LG Display shows off press-on 'wallpaper' TV under 1mm thick

Before you get too excited, it's only a proof-of-concept display. The unveiling is part of a broader announcement to showcase the company's plans for the future, which center on OLED tech.<p>LG Display, the screen-making subsidiary of LG, is dedicated to OLED panels, and it has unveiled an impossibly …

Apple to Use 'San Francisco' Apple Watch Font in iOS 9 and OS X 10.11

Though iOS 9 and OS X 10.11 are set to debut in three weeks at Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference, we've heard little detail on the content Apple might include in the new operating system updates. Neither operating system is expected to get a major visual overhaul, but there may be one …

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