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Google Photos Updated To v1.3 With Added Editing Features

Google Photos was one of the highlights of this year’s I/O event. It had been rumored to be coming, but the news that the app will be available to …

10 Adrenaline-Pumping Outdoor Activities in the West

<b>buck·et list</b><p>noun, informal<p>A number of experiences or achievements that a person hopes to have or accomplish during their lifetime.<p>The diverse climate and terrain of the Western U.S. make it a popular destination for adventurers and adrenaline junkies. Quick to mind are the deep slot canyons of Utah …

Associated Press News

'Doctor Who' science is more real than you think (pictures)

The Amazingly Accurate Futurism of 2001: A Space Odyssey

<i>The Making of Stanley Kubrick’s ‘2001: A Space Odyssey’</i> documents in nearly scientific detail exactly that: the story of how the iconic …

A Harvard neuroscientist told us the 3 major ways meditation changes your brain

Moyan Brenn / Flickr<p>Mindfulness meditation is incredibly popular right now.<p>While there is an ever-increasing amount of academic research around the …

Mindfulness

How To Read Someone’s Emotions With 90% Accuracy

How neuroscientists are learning to predict emotions with increasing accuracy.Articles marked (S) are for subscribers only. <b>→ Subscribe for just $4</b> …

Self-Acceptance

Bike Test: GT Sanction Pro | Mountain Bike Action Magazine

<b>TRICKS, UPGRADES OR TIPS?</b><p>While the frame does provide an option for routing a stealth dropper post, the external routing actually provides more …

Tom Brady open to ban for failing to cooperate; settlement talks at impasse

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has been open to accepting some form of suspension, but only if it can be for failing to cooperate with …

20 things Romanians say when they’re pissed

1. “Maybe I’ll smash your haircut.” (Poate ţi-o iei în freză)<p>If you keep annoying me, I might smash your face. But if you want to argue with me, your …

Spanish reggae festival changes tack, reinvites Jewish musician | Reuters

MADRID (Reuters) - A Spanish reggae festival, bowing to an international outcry, on Wednesday reversed its decision to cancel an invitation to an American Jewish musician because he had failed to spell out his views on Palestinian statehood.<p>Jewish reggae artist Matisyahu arrives at the 49th Annual …

Israel

Target's comeback again outpaces Walmart's

Target (TGT) managed a rare trick among brick-and-mortar retailers in the second quarter of 2015: the discount retailer got more shoppers into stores …

Advertisers Only Want to Buy Viewable Mobile Ads, But Sellers Are Waiting For Standards

By<p>Mike Shields<p>Over the past few months, a growing number of ad buyers have started insisting on purchasing only mobile ads that people can actually see, say media sales executives.<p>The insistence when it comes to mobile ads follows an industrywide push over the past year or so aimed at ensuring that …

AdTech

New Tool Allows Scientists To Annotate Media Coverage of Climate Change

Layzej writes: <i>Have you ever been skeptical of a climate change story presented by a major media outlet? A new tool holds journalists to account for</i> …

Labor unions facing tricky choice in Democratic primaries

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The choice facing labor unions in the Democratic presidential race boils down to hearts or heads — Bernie Sanders, who embraces …

Middle-class

The Research Is Clear: Long Hours Backfire for People and for Companies

Andrew Nguyen/HBR STAFF<p>Managers want employees to put in long days, respond to their emails at all hours, and willingly donate their off-hours — nights, weekends, vacation — without complaining. The underlings in this equation have little control; overwork cascades from the top of the …

The Creamiest, Dreamiest Frostings and Icings Around

Let's get some cupcakes up in here: These homemade icing and frosting recipes are what dreams are made of.<p><b>Cakes are better with it.</b> Cupcakes need it. You know you love it: Here are our best recipes for frostings, icings, and glazes.

Dessert

#TheLIST: '80s Beauty Icons

See the most glamorous girls of the decade.<p>Big hair, bright colors and bold personalities ruled the Eighties. Here, the stars who gave us our best lessons in feathered waves, supermodel contouring and lipliner.

The cannabis experiment

As marijuana use becomes more acceptable, researchers are scrambling to answer key questions about the drug.<p>In 2013, Beau Kilmer took on a pretty …

LinkedIn launches Lookup, a standalone app to help you tap your co-workers' skills

LinkedIn has launched a new standalone iOS app called LinkedIn Lookup today in a bid to help users make better use of their co-workers’s skills.<p>The company says it conducted research that suggests many corporate employees feel they could do a better job if they knew how to find out who else in the …

Apps

Ole Scheeren's Vancouver skyscraper will offer a "new typology for vertical living"

Architect Ole Scheeren has unveiled his first solo project outside of Asia – a Vancouver skyscraper that will feature a series of offset apartments …