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Huge breakthrough in blazing fast internet speeds

How would you like Google Fiber-like internet speeds delivered over your home phone line?<p>That's the promise of G.Fast. It's a new technology that can deliver blazing fast internet over the wires you already have in your home. For many, it will be the first time they'll have more than one choice for …

How Decision-Making Is Different Between Men And Women And Why It Matters In Business

<b>Part of the series “Today’s True Leadership”</b><p>In my work as a leadership trainer and a career success coach for women over 11 years, it’s become abundantly clear that the quality of one’s decision-making is not only a critical factor in her professional success and impact, but also reflects a wide …

After reading thousands of romance books, Google’s AI is writing eerie post-modern poetry

Google had a problem. Their AI engine spoke with grammatical precision and factual accuracy, but its diction remained terse and limp. They wanted it to be more conversational, so they made it read 2,865 romance novels. Now Google has a poet.<p>In an unpublished paper entitled “Generating Sentences …

Artificial Intelligence

Hopscotch's visual coding app is now on the iPhone

Kick your command line interface to the curb<p>Today, Hopscotch Technologies released an iPhone version of its popular visual coding app for kids. The new app lets users design games, art, and animations using a block-based visual programming language and then share those programs in-app with other …

50 essential free resources for your graphic design projects

When it comes to being a designer, you’ll always need to stock up on graphics, stock photography and fonts as well as rely on other helpful tools to …

Your Website Is Too Pretty -- and It May Be Killing Your Business

The emphasis on "nice" design creates problems for companies.<p>Web marketing is important for virtually any business. Getting it right is challenging, even for tech companies whose entire business is online.<p>Companies increasingly turn to pretty design as a solution. A clean look that directs people …

This guy has an idea to deliver cheap, super-fast internet to your home

Poor customer service. Dropped connections. Routers that behave erratically.<p>And the unfortunate truth is there's little incentive for things to get better because most internet providers effectively have a monopoly in the areas they serve. You either deal with them or you deal without internet.<p>Some …

Net Neutrality

Is Donald Trump Playing The 'Man Card'?

Could gender be a decisive factor in a general-election matchup between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton?<p>"You know, she's playing the woman's card," Trump told supporters at a rally in Spokane, Wash., over the weekend, reiterating a critique he has used against Clinton since becoming the de facto …

7 Science-Backed Ways You Can Reduce Stress Today

Sean Kim<p>Read full profile<p>We all experience stress in our lives. Some of us experience stress once in awhile, while others face it on a daily …

Self-improvement

This scientist wants your dog to live forever

All dogs go to heaven—but maybe they don't have to. Scientist Matt Kaeberlein thinks he may have discovered a cure for canine aging.<p>Kaeberlein, a …

Seven lucky ways that gambling changed maths

Gambling is the vice that helped make the modern world. Here mathematician Adam Kucharski explains how casinos and card games inspired many ideas that are now fundamental to science.<p><b>1. Dice games and the birth of a new science</b><p>In the 16th Century, there was no way to quantify luck. If someone rolled …

Microsoft and Google’s new pact could signal the beginning of the end for personal privacy

The recent peace pact between Google and Microsoft, first reported in the Wall Street Journal on April 23 and then with a bit more flare in The Guardian on May 2, might someday be seen as a turning point in modern human history. Over the past decade, Microsoft has been the largest and most …

Instagram gives £7000 to 10-year-old who revealed security flaw

Image sharing app Instagram has given a 10-year-old Finnish boy £7,000 as a reward for finding a security flaw in the platform.<p>Jani, who lives in …

Setup

Apple files patent for MacBook fuel cell that could last weeks

Apple has filed a patent application for a fuel cell system that could power a MacBook "for days or even weeks without refuelling".<p>In the patent …

At G.O.P. Debate, Trump Refuses to Apologize for Calling Women “Fat Pigs”

“I’ve been very nice to you, although I could probably not be based on the way you have treated me,” he told Fox moderator Megyn Kelly.<p>During Thursday night’s G.O.P. primary debate, Fox News anchor <b>Megyn Kelly</b> brought up the question of sexism, turning her attention to <b>Donald Trump’s</b>_ previous …

10 Mobile Games To Boost Your Productivity

Debt is never a fun thing to be in. But, there are many actions that you can take that will help you rid yourself of the burden of debt once and for …

3 Excellent iPad Apps for Vocabulary Learning

August 4, 2015<br>The advance of web 2.0 tools and mobile technology has made language learning a much easier and enjoyable endeavour for students. There …