David Gonsalves

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Yuwie: Social networking gone very wrong

What happens when social networking meets e-commerce? Yuwie.<p>I came across a very disturbing social networking site last week called <b>Yuwie</b>. It's another site that's decided that for some reason, using a free, and highly functional social service populated by your friends (like Facebook, MySpace, …

Networking

The Earth's ozone hole is shrinking and is the smallest it has been since 1988

Here's a rare piece of good news about the environment: The giant hole in the Earth's protective ozone layer is shrinking and has shriveled to its smallest peak since 1988, NASA scientists said.<p>The largest the hole became this year was about 7.6 million square miles wide, about two and a half times …

Climate Change

America's Cup - Commissioner Schiller confirms departure

by Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com on 2 Sep 2016<p><b>Brig. General Harvey Schiller, Commissioner for the America's Cup has confirmed his departure from</b> …

The universe's resolution limit: why we may never have a perfect view of distant galaxies

Can you make out the dot at the bottom of this question mark? What if you stand a few metres away? The finest detail the average human eye can …

Why ad tech desperately needs a reality check in Southeast Asia

Oh ad:tech ASEAN, the annual conference where all the big names in Southeast Asia tech, advertising, and marketing huddle together for two days of …

Have you ever slept in a Tipi? This one here, called A Sami Tipi, is surrounded by a thick blanket of fluffy snow. ❄️ This cool scene, no pun intended, was captured by LP photographer Micah Wright in #Abisko #NationalPark Sweden. Tag a friend you'd like to stay in one with! // To see the inside, check out his insta page @wrightontheroad #lonelyplanet #travel

You don't have to go all veg to live longer, study finds

People don’t have to go all the way vegan or even vegetarian to lower their risk of heart disease. Even a few changes—cutting out some meat and eating more plant foods— can improve health, researchers reported Thursday.<p>The findings come from a giant, ongoing study of more than 450,000 people living …

18 Things You Should Know About Sleep, According To A Sleep Doctor

"The brain craves routine for good sleep."<p>For more on this topic, feel free to browse the Reddit thread or check out Dr. Verma's blog PeerWell.

Sleep

What Worked: Woodford Reserve’s Craft Bourbon

Bourbon is a distinctively American spirit—and nearly as old as the spirit of America itself. Woodford Reserve, which began as a father-son operation in the 1780s, deep in the heart of Kentucky, is recognized as the birthplace of bourbon. But while it is the oldest bourbon distillery in operation, …

Information Architecture