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South Korea and Japan settle agreement on wartime Korean sex slaves

South Korea and Japan have reached a landmark agreement on the latter's wartime sex slaves. The issue of "comfort women" - Koreans forced to work in …

South Korea

How one young guy can create $25 billion

Airbnb founder Brian Chesky is unique in many ways, as Leigh Gallagher notes in her recent profile of the first-time CEO. He’s a Rhode Island School …

Startups

The Time to Think About the 3D-Printed Future Is Now

3-D printing, or additive manufacturing, is likely to revolutionize business in the next several years. Often dismissed in the popular mindset as a tool for home-based “makers” of toys and trinkets, the technology is gaining momentum in large-scale industry. Already it has moved well beyond …

3D Printing

21 things you didn’t know you could ask Google on your phone

Using voice commands in public with your Apple Watch, or any other smartwatch for that matter, is never, ever OK. But using voice commands with your …

4 great free Android apps that do amazing things the iPhone can’t

We resurrected our recurring series on great Android apps that offer cool features iPhone users can’t have, and it was one of our most popular posts …

Microsoft announces Azure SQL Data Warehouse and Azure Data Lake in preview

SAN FRANCISCO — Microsoft today unveiled a couple of new services for working with data in its Azure public cloud and announced useful enhancements to its existing Azure SQL Database service at the Build conference today.<p>The new Azure SQL Data Warehouse will be able to store companies’ valuable …

Narendra Modi government plans to shed corporate-friendly tag

Concerned over its anti-poor, anti-farmer and pro-corporate image, the Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government has planned to …

Palestinians are Being Massacred, but not by Israelis

Shares 5K<p>During the war against Hamas last summer, the world condemned Israel for defending herself against <b>3,500 Hamas rockets</b>. Left wing actors were …

Israel

In US-Japan talks, China is the elephant in the room

WASHINGTON (AP) — When President Barack Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe meet on Tuesday, a major subtext of their discussions will be the world leader not in the room — Chinese President Xi Jinping.<p>China's rise underlies both the economic and security discussions that will highlight …

China

Transparent Glass Tea House Creating Rainbow Light is Unveiled in Kyoto, Japan

While the idea to create this transparent Japanese tea house originated in 2002, and while the design was realized in 2011, it's only now, nearly five years from the presentation of the design that <i>KOU-AN Glass Tea House</i> has finally been unveiled. KOU-AN has been installed in the mountainside of …

Japan

Photographer Snaps Meteor Leaving a ‘Z’ in the Sky

A couple of nights ago, Hawick, UK-based photographer Sam Cornwell spent some time in the great outdoors taking pictures of the April Lyrids meteor …

Photography

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