Connor Green

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Apple cofounder Steve Wozniak: Snowden ‘had the guts and courage to sacrifice his life’

Apple cofounder Steve Wozniak says National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden is a hero.<p>Joining a long list of tech-celebrity supporters, including World Wide Web creator Tim Berners-Lee, Wozniak publicly praised Snowden today at German tech conference Cebit 2014, The Times of India …

Coupons.com Surging More Than 90% In Stock Market Debut

Investors hoping to grab a discount on shares of Coupons.com may have missed their chance: shares of the coupon site have popped more than 90% and still rising on the company’s very first day on the market. Those who snapped up shares during Coupons.com’s pre-IPO roadshow, on the other hand, are …

Hearst Magazines

Food Network<br>Magazine<p>SAVE 73%<p>O, The Oprah<br>Magazine<p>SAVE 72%<p>The Pioneer<br>Woman Magazine<p>NEW<p>Good Housekeeping<p>SAVE 82%<p>Popular Mechanics<p>SAVE 80%

Catching Up: Michael Byrne

<i>Michael Bryne’s leg was really bad. This is what we learned watching him last season in the outdoors. The Aussie rider’s crash while leading Unadilla</i> …

Brain Pickings Gets Made for Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / February 11, 2014<p>Maria Popova is one of the Internet’s finest hunter-gatherers. Powered by a curious mind and a deep appreciation …

A Greenspace Transit Network To Connect A City’s Parks To The Countryside

Hamburg is building such an ambitious infrastructure that in a decade or two, residents may never have to get in their cars again.<p>Many cities have grand plans for adding walking and biking infrastructure. What makes Hamburg’s Grünes Netz (Green Network) different is the extent. Germany’s second …

Urbanism

@TheotisB blending in & standing out. Full @realtreeoutdoors x #Skullcandy collection dropping next week! #comingsoon

Depreciation hits electric cars hard

Plug-ins are worth less compared to their original value over five years than conventionals<p>Plug-in electric cars may be cutting-edge technology, but an analysis suggests that most will depreciate more dramatically over five years than their conventional counterparts.<p>Some of the biggest value gaps …

Fixing Southeast Asia's E-Commerce Bottleneck

Though it boasts a population of over 600 million people, e-commerce in Southeast Asia is fundamentally broken. Amazon, eBay and other global retailers have not put resources or focus into the region, and it is bereft of any dominant e-commerce players. Most importantly, it has no cohesive network …

Tim Cook tells employees Apple has ‘big plans’ for 2014 that ‘customers are going to love’

This morning, Apple CEO Tim Cook sent a lengthy memo to employees as a reflection of the soon-ending 2013 and the upcoming year of 2014, according to multiple sources. In the letter, Tim Cook discusses people experiencing Apple products this holiday season, the Apple products launched throughout …

Classic MX ad of the day. The Mark Charles bike stand http://t.co/v4tfD92o4P

Twitter Could Challenge Google And Facebook On Advertising Front, Analyst Says

Could Twitter challenge Google and Facebook for as dominant advertiser? According to one bullish analyst at RBC Capital Markets, the far-fetched-sounding scenario is actually quite likely.<p>RBC teamed up with Ad Age to survey over 900 advertisers to get a sense of what advertisers think of Twitter’s …

Tech leaders push Obama to 'move aggressively' on surveillance reform

Silicon Valley elite ask the Obama administration for swift changes in the federal government's spy programs after a meeting at the White House.<p>In a meeting with President Barack Obama at the White House on Tuesday, executives from top technology companies urged the administration for swift reform …

Silicon Valley

Gigabit-Speed AC Wireless Routers Could Be One Of Your Smartest Home Tech Investments

If you’re like me, you are scrambling last minute to get your friends and family the latest tech gifts. You might be thinking about a new tablet, an iPad, game console, 2 in 1, or maybe even a smart watch. One gift that could be even more useful than all of those could be a new wireless router …

What The Heck Will Google Do With These Scary Military Robots?

Let’s see, we have a company that already knows everything about us, has possibly the world’s largest computer network, has recently built one of the biggest artificial-intelligence teams in the world–a company so powerful that it feels the need to soften its dominance with the informal motto, …

Norman Bel Geddes, prophetic designer and unsung hero

His vision was eccentric and, in some ways, remarkably accurate.<p>Tragic as it may be, many of the world's most prodigious minds fail to see their visions of the future vindicated. Hell, Nikola Tesla laid the groundwork for X-rays, radar, and the first great electric sports car, yet died he penniless …

Old Oil Mill Restored Into A Modern House

Provence is a province in the south of France. It’s a charming place full of old architecture and vineyards. This old oil mill was built in the 19th …

Interior Design

Elegant Rustic Apartment In Natural Wood

Traditioanl Italian style in the interior is really charming, just have a look at this apartment by Gianpaolo Zandegiacomo in Cortina d’Ampezzo. The …

Interior Design

EZ Log's Housing Kits Can be Assembled Like Lego Blocks

Build a new home, office space, or mini-escape using one of EZ Log’s awesome kits featuring wood blocks that can be stacked up like LEGOs! The kits …

Designer Transforms Old Bike into Pedal-Powered Elevator

After completing his gorgeous 30 foot high treehouse, Ethan Schussler scoffed at the idea of having to climb up and down a giant ladder all day. …

The iWallet Is Coming

<i>Post updated to reflect a misstatement about when Apple rolled out self checkout to its stores.</i><p>This week, Apple unveiled the first large-scale integration of iBeacon, a technology that, when coupled with their fingerprint identification system, may be another building block in building a …

Obama kicks off CS Education Week with Code.org: 'Don't just play on your phone — program it'

This is shaping up to be the biggest Computer Science Education Week yet.<p>The annual event, meant to promote computer programming education worldwide, is focusing on a new “Hour of Code” initiative powered by the nonprofit Code.org. The goal is to give students a taste of coding with an hour-long …

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Tech Industry Group Demands NSA Reform

A group of the world’s most powerful Internet companies have come together to form the Reform Government Surveillance group, an organization pushing for wide-scale changes to US government surveillance in light of NSA revelations revealed by whistleblower Edward Snowden.<p>Facebook, Google, Microsoft, …

Report: Solar PV Market to Recover by 2015

Solar photovoltaic manufacturers must be starting to breathe again. Over the past few years, they’ve struggled to keep their heads above a tide of …