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Apple loses patent lawsuit to University of Wisconsin, faces hefty damages

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Apple Inc could be facing up to $862 million in damages after a U.S. jury on Tuesday found the iPhone maker used technology owned by the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s licensing arm without permission in chips found in many of its most popular devices.<p>An Apple logo hangs …

101 Greatest Quotes About Success and How to Achieve It

Sometimes the inspiration you need to achieve success can be found in a few simple, smart words.<p>What makes something smart? It can mean many things for many people.<p>But the kind of smart I'm talking about is the smart that inspires, the smart that speaks to us and makes sense, the smart that allows …

Tough Words From Pope Francis: 8 Great Quotes From His U.N. Speech

Pope Francis, addressing the U.N. General Assembly today, urged international cooperation not only to solve humanity's largest problems but to save humanity itself.<p>Quoting a speech to the U.N. by his predecessor Pope Paul VI in 1965, Francis said of the world today: "The real danger comes from …

Pope Francis

Lil Dicky, Fetty Wap, Rich Homie Quan 'Save Dat Money' music video

Lil Dicky had one (appropriate) goal for his new video for “$ave Dat Money”: Spend no money.<p>Between the glossy, typical music video scenes with …

Here's a breakdown of the speech that won the 2015 World Championship of Public Speaking

On August 15, Saudi Arabian security engineer Mohammed Qahtani won the title of Toastmasters International World Champion of Public Speaking. He survived seven rounds of a competition that lasted six months and included 33,000 competitors from around the world.<p>He and nine other finalists competed …

Public Speaking

25 Books Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg, and Other Top CEOs Recommend

Here are 25 books recommended by some of the top CEOs in the world to kick off your reading list.<p>Successful CEOs never stop learning. Personal growth is almost as important as hard work in building a winning business. Many entrepreneurs accomplish this through workshops, conferences, and even a few …

10 podcasts to sharpen your sales skills

In the competitive 21st century marketplace, it’s more important than ever to keep your sales skills sharp. Regardless of how busy you are, podcasts provide an opportunity to continue learning without disrupting your daily routine. Whether you’re traveling, exercising or sitting in a waiting room, …

Selling

Refugee crisis: How you can help refugees trying to reach safety in Europe and here in Australia

Europe is facing the worst refugee crisis since World War II.<p>The Syrian war has created the largest number of refugees. The European border control …

Tiny e-tag to rescue bees

He added that Edison was basically a sensor control hub and gateway within the hive, capturing data from the tags which tracked movements and …

The 11 Most Zen Places On The Planet

More than just vacation destinations, some places have long been revered for their natural beauty and spiritual power. Whether sparkling lake, clear-blue ocean or majestic mountain, these spots will help you find your inner om.<p><b>Mount Kailash, Tibet. View Panoramic.</b><p>This mountain in western Tibet is a …

Panoramic Photography

Williams-Sonoma Cookies

• <b>Author:</b> Marie Simmons<p>Chewy chocolate brownies or tender seashell-shaped madeleines, crisp and buttery shortbread or jam-filled sandwiches dusted with powered sugar—no sweet is more welcome than a cookie, and no other dessert comes in quite as many delectable forms and flavors.<p>Williams Sonoma …

Couple making thousands of knockoff iPhones busted by Beijing police

A secret factory in China has been counterfeiting Apple products on a massive scale.<p>Beijing police revealed Sunday they had busted the facility, …

Portraits of Sydney's homeless community

Thousands of people attended Sydney Homeless Connect at Town Hall in July to access essential services. Here, six of those people share their stories.

Microsoft Windows 10 free upgrade: the last roundup

With the free upgrade to Microsoft Windows 10 shipping on 29 July, should I upgrade Windows 7? Can I revert to my old operating system?<p>Should I go for the Windows 10 upgrade or continue with Windows 7? My laptop is five years old and working very nicely after I installed an SSD (solid-state disc). …

Windows 10

Four ways to make money on the internet

Here's something to think about. Venture capital funds in the US poured $US12 billion ($16 billion) into internet-related start-ups last year, the …

Startups

Setting the Record Straight on Switching Jobs

<i>“Stay in a job for at least two years.”</i> <i>“Never leave a job until you have your next one lined up.”</i> Everyone from your mother to your mentor has advice about the best way to switch jobs. But how can you know whom to trust? Especially since what was true in the job market 20 years ago — even two years …

Nine Green Spaces You Need to Explore in Singapore

<b>From futuristic vertical gardens to lush primary rainforest, find out why Singapore is also named 'the Garden City' by visiting the city-state's most captivating green spaces.</b><p><b>1. GARDENS BY THE BAY</b><p><i>Image by Jirka Matousek</i><p><b>Wander along a suspended walkway between vertical gardens and through a misty</b> …

Plants

Pictures of the Week 6.5.15

Gaming Conventions

Angelina Jolie Turns 40

Here's what people eat for breakfast around the world

But breakfast foods vary wildly from place to place.<p>Inspired by a HostelBookers.com post by Victoria Philpott and a Quora post, we took a look at some classic breakfast choices from countries around the world.<p>Whether it's bread and cold cuts in Germany or baked cheese pancakes in Russia, each …

Breakfast

9 Rules To Follow For Perfect Grilled Chicken

Photo credit: Foodie Crush<p>Grilled chicken is a summertime staple, that, if cooked correctly, is the only thing you'll want to eat. But if you're not careful, it can end up tough and tasteless. We're here to make sure that doesn't happen to you.<p>There are nine essential steps to take (or not take) …

BBQ

25 Summer Essential Recipes You Should Master

Summer foods shouldn't be complicated—they don't need to be when so much is in season—it should just be good. We've gathered up 25 classic recipes to take you from Memorial Day to Labor Day.<p><b>Summer, man. It's back.</b> And with it comes long, warm days and nights that should be spent next to the grill, …

Cooking

The Week in Pictures: May 14 - 21

Shutter Speed

African HeroRats detect landmines and tuberculosis

<i>Working as a development engineer in Africa, Bart Weetjens hoped to come up with an alternative way to detect landmines. His eventual solution was as</i> …