Connor Broderick

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Why Teens Are Impulsive, Addiction-Prone And Should Protect Their Brains

Teens can't control impulses and make rapid, smart decisions like adults can — but why?<p>Research into how the human brain develops helps explain. In a teenager, the frontal lobe of the brain, which controls decision-making, is built but not fully insulated — so signals move slowly.<p>"Teenagers are not …

15 Awesome Things We Learned From Steve Jobs' 1985 Playboy Interview

As with most long interviews with the late CEO, it's filled with fantastic nuggets about his life, Apple, and the future of computing.<p>We pulled out our 15 favorite quotes and anecdotes for you to check out.

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How You'll Buy a Big Mac With Your iPhone at a McDonald's Drive-Through

The Golden Arches gets a tech upgrade.<p>McDonald’s was one of Apple’s big-name partners when the iPhone maker announced the launch of its mobile payments system, Apple Pay, earlier this week.<p>But when Apple said the partnership would allow McDonald’s customers to pay with their iPhones at the …

Cloudyn nets $4M to assess your cloud(s)

Cloudyn, a company that made its name assessing companies’ workloads running in Amazon Web Services, now has $4 million in fresh funding from …

Canon reveals details for future telephoto lens line

COLOGNE, Germany -- Beefing up its telephoto lens line, Canon plans to revamp an aging 100-400mm zoom and bring a novel technology called diffractive optics to more models.<p>Lenses are key to camera company profits: the more lenses a photographer has, the harder it is to move to a rival's system of …

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Code/red: So Are You Going to Fix the TV Interface or What, Apple?

Plus, first-day iPhone 6 preorders, and an Alibaba IPO update.<p>// HAPPENING TODAY<p>Google’s Android One debuts in India.<br>• The deadline for final-round comments on the Federal Communications Commission’s net neutrality proposal.<br>• GamesBeat kicks off in San Francisco.<p>Apple CEO “TV Is Interesting” Excuse …

'Minecraft' Creator On $2.5 Billion Deal: 'It's Not About The Money'

Minecraft creator Markus “Notch” Persson was already a rich man — his game has been one of the top selling titles across multiple platforms for a staggering amount of time now — but as of today, he’s quite a bit richer. Microsoft just bought Mojang, the company that owns Minecraft, for $2.5 …