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Headline: Astronaut Scott Carpenter, second American to orbit Earth, dies

Why small details matter for big firms

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How often do you say 'I'? It says a lot about you, new study reveals

Do you ever think about how often you say "I" in a day -- how often you're referring to yourself? According to a new study, this speaks volumes about …

Psychology

Get Your Hands on Marchesa Now Thanks to Revlon

Photo: Courtesy of Revlon<p>From the frothy silhouettes to the elaborate beading to the intricate embroidery, Marchesa gowns sure do know how to make an entrance. And while most of us have few reasons to walk a red carpet or attend a ball anytime soon in one of those extravagant frocks, the looming …

Beautiful Houses: K House

This week we will show you the beautiful K House in Nosara, Costa Rica, a project by Datum Zero. This house is amazing. The open spaces, wood and …

Bed And Breakfast And Breuer: Stay At The Bauhaus For $47 A Night

“Spend the night like a Bauhausler.” The tagline, pinched from the official Bauhaus website, answers every modernist-humanist-seeking-lodging’s dream: Straggled visitors or awestruck pilgrims can book a room in the Studio Building (“Prellerhaus”) at the famous digs at Dessau. For as little at $47, …

20 of the Best Ways to Buy Ebooks, Digital Comics and Etextbooks

It’s only fitting that numerous ebookstore services emerge for us to read on all the different devices we have. With the increase in ebook adoption, a new batch of services has also arrived with unique business models for reading. Now you can subscribe to Netflix-style unlimited reading plans, pay …

Are iPhone 5c sales low or supplies high?

KGI’s Mingchi Kuo, an analyst with a solid track-record, and the man who came closest (almost) to calling opening weekend sales of the iPhone, now believes Apple shipped ‘just’ 11.4M iPhone 5c handsets in September, rather than the 17M he had earlier forecast, reports <i>Business Insider</i>.<p>Kuo is now …

Obama Signs Military Death Benefits Bill

President Barack Obama signed into law a bill providing benefits to the families of fallen troops during the government shutdown on Thursday.<p>The bill, which passed the House and Senate with unanimous approval, guarantees that family members of deceased soldiers continue to receive death gratuities …