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Why cats never became man’s best friend

Dog lovers will find it baffling that cats are the world’s most popular pet. After all, they’re passive-aggressive, emotionally unavailable, and known for their chilly independence—traits that at most qualify felines for the role of “man’s best frenemy.”<p>It turns out, though, there’s an evolutionary …

Pets

Taylor Swift is right about music, wrong about Spotify, says CEO Ek

Spotify's Daniel Ek says the world's top subscription streaming-music service added 2.5 million paying members in fewer than six months and has returned a total of $2 billion to the music industry.<p>Contrary to the sermon of Taylor Swift, Spotify doesn't devalue music, founder and Chief Executive …

Selling

Grooveshark hits back at Spotify CEO Daniel Ek for referring to the site as a ‘pirate service’

Spotify chief executive Daniel Ek today lashed out at Taylor Swift for breaking up with music streaming. In his long diatribe, he unnecessarily dragged music streaming service Grooveshark into the mix by suggesting it’s used for piracy.<p>That’s quite ironic, given Ek’s own involvement with uTorrent. …

LG's new phones have strange digital characters living inside of them

Most smartphones look decidedly bland, so to set its new mid-range phones apart, LG is quite literally giving them some character. In Korea, LG is introducing the Aka line, a set of smartphones that each come in a different color and with a different digital character built into them. There are …

Scarred by war: Battlefield landscapes from First World War 100 years on - Telegraph

World History

School demonstrates 'active shooter' system

METHUEN, Mass. (AP) — With students off for the Veterans Day holiday, a simulated school shooting at a Methuen grammar school on Tuesday showed what …