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16 incredible destinations in Asia that tourists don't know about yet

While some of these locations are remote, others are hidden gems often overlooked by tourists.<p>For those in search of the best spots to visit in Asia away from the masses, we've rounded up 16 breathtaking destinations that range from hidden beaches and charming fishing villages to jungle-clad …

Asia Travel

9 scrappy smart home underdogs (pictures)

Home Automation

You can now watch pirated movies on Google Chromecast

Pirated movies are coming to Google Chromecast.<p>Popcorn Time, a streaming service for pirated movies, announced Sunday that its software is now Chromecast-compatible for Windows users. A Chromecast-ready update is also in the works for Mac users, Popcorn Time said.<p>Chromecast is Google's $35 …

DevArt - Art Made with Code: Exhibition Launch

Google I/O 2014 Android App — L Developer Preview

These are the customized Lamborghinis of Japan's underworld

What do you do with your Lamborghini if you think it isn't getting enough attention? For some of the yakuza in Tokyo's underground, you customize it with vinyl wraps, flashing lights, and strings of colored LEDs. Japan-based director and cinematographer Luke Huxham created a mini-documentary last …

Google Cast SDK Overview (Deprecated)

The Ultimate Guide to Weight Training for Martial Arts (Enhanced Edition)

• <b>Autore:</b> Robert G. Price<p><b>This enhanced eBook includes 3D animations of over 75 martial arts-specific stretches and exercises. With this enhanced eBook you will be able to see exactly how the exercises are performed.</b><p><i>The Ultimate Guide to Weight Training for Martial Arts</i> is the most comprehensive and …

Zuli pushes Bluetooth as a mesh network for the smart home

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: Zuli<p>There are a lot of radios in today’s smart home — that’s one of the biggest challenges for consumers trying to …

Google Employees Confess The Worst Things About Working At Google

Well, take a look at this Quora thread, which is being used by current and former Google employees to dish the dirt on working for Big G.<p>We've edited some of the standout comments into this excerpt.<p><b>Everyone is awesome, so they can hire the very best people to do even the most mundane jobs.</b><p>"The …

The Workplace

With Samsung Galaxy Gear, the Watch of the Future Is Not Quite Here Yet

For my column this week, I’ve been testing the Samsung Galaxy Gear, a new “smart” watch that connects via Bluetooth to a Samsung mobile device, and …

Apps

Android 4.4 KitKat review: designed by Google, for Google

In 2011, Google introduced Android 4.0 "Ice Cream Sandwich," which took some of the design direction it had begun on tablets and moved it to phones. In the intervening two years, we've only seen "point" updates for the platform: some subtle refinements and a few big new features, but never a big …

Startups Apparently Do Not Care That Android Is Better

In a must-read post for the tech industry, Twitter experience designer and serial startup founder Paul Stamatiou writes: “Android is Better.” His op-ed serves as something of a wake-up call for the industry, where developers building the next generation of mobile applications still heavily prefer …

Sundar Pichai on the Difference Between Chromecast and Google TV (Interview)

Sundar Pichai<p>Google has two operating systems: Chrome and Android. And now it has two living-room devices: Chromecast and Google TV.<p>There’s a good …

How Microsoft spent a decade asleep on the job

Once upon a time, a young man named Bill had a vision. He saw "a PC on every desk, and every machine running Microsoft software". And lo, it came to …

How Meditation Works

Mindfulness meditation is having a moment in the West, and with it some compelling reasons to understand and try it.<p>NicoleAbalde/Flickr<p><i>Mindfulness meditation</i>. Chances are that you've either heard or seen (or rolled your eyes at) these words in recent months, as studies, celebrity endorsements, and …