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Seven Things Every Hiring Manager Needs To Know About The Class Of 2014

Released today, “Class of 2014: Your Next Generation of Top Talent,” the fifth annual survey of 15,000 graduating college student by Achievers and ConnectEDU found that students graduating this year are on the hunt for companies and managers that will give them feedback, rewards, and the …

The Next 20 Years Are Going To Make The Last 20 Look Like We Accomplished Nothing In Tech

Futurist Ray Kurzweil, for example, believes that by 2040 artificial intelligence will be so good that humans will be fully immersed in virtual reality and that something called the Singularity, when technology becomes so advanced that it changes the human race irreversibly, will occur.<p>Kevin Kelly, …

15 Ways The World Will Be Awesome In 2050

But when you consider ongoing social and economic progress and all of the coming innovations in science and technology, there's plenty of room for optimism.<p>We've pulled out some of our favorite ideas about the future of our world.

The five most disruptive ideas in video game design

Wandering the densely packed showfloor at E3 this month, it was tempting to think that nothing about video games has changed much over the past few years. This gigantic video game show, which attracts 40,000 publishers, developers, players and journalists every year, is an unashamedly mainstream …

The Electoral Map Of PS4 vs. Xbox One Console Popularity

While I can’t claim that the data that follows is conclusive proof of one console’s dominance over another in America, it’s interesting all the same.<p>Real estate site Movoto spent some time collecting social media data via Facebook likes to see which consoles were the most popular in a given state. …

Shadow network hits speeds up to 100 times faster than Google Fiber

Moto G on T-Mobile 3G in Portland, OR<p>What do you consider to be fast internet? 10 megabits per second? What about 100mbps? We’ve heard that LTE-A service in South Korea is pushing upwards of 400mbps, and that Google Fiber clocks in up to 1Gbps, but is that good enough? We are learning that certain …

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Ten upcoming PS4 exclusive games to look out for

Now the pomp of E3 is over and the new games for 2014/2015 are out in the open we reflect on 10 PS4 games to keep an eye on.<p>Exclusive is a word …

Believe it or not: Karl Marx is making a comeback

<b>Karl Marx (Wikimedia)</b><p>It’s true. The “Communist Manifesto” co-author has gotten a second life — and he has some advice for progressives<p>Sean McElwee<p>June 22, 2014 1:00pm (UTC)<p>Karl Marx is on fire right now. More than a century after his death, the co-author of "The Communist Manifesto" still has the …

5 Applications For Graphene, The 'Wonder Material,' That Could Change The Way We Live

Graphene, the pure carbon material that's just one atom thick and nearly transparent when laid out in sheets, manages to be roughly 200 times stronger than steel, even though it's 60,000 times thinner than Saran Wrap.<p>Graphene is also an excellent conductor of energy, can be synthesized from unique …

Taxi medallions have been the best investment in America for years. Now Uber may be changing that.

CHICAGO — A taxicab is a car remade by government, modified dozens of ways by edicts within subsections of articles of the city’s taxi code.<p>“Everywhere on this car has been regulated,” John Henry Assabill says. “Look at it!”<p>He throws up his arms in the direction of his gold-colored 2012 Ford …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Hong Kong Group Battles Huge DDoS Attack

Occupy Central, a grassroots movement that aims to bring universal suffrage to Hong Kong, has been subject to “one of the largest and most persistent DDoS attacks in the history of the Internet,” according to CloudFlare, the web performance company maintaining its website.<p>Under the current …

What you need to know about 3D-printed organs

Sure, 3D printers that can spit out chocolates, create shoes, handcraft cars and help astronauts sound fun and magical, but a lot of scientists are working to make models that aren't just fun. They're developing 3D printers that can also save and change lives by printing out functional human …

'An Unimaginable Loss': 13 Children Died in Hot Cars This Year

Last month, Richie Gray of Hartsville, South Carolina, said he forgot to drop off his daughter, Sophia, at day care -- and left her sleeping in the backseat of his car in 90-degree heat.<p>She did not survive. She was just 13 months old.<p>"It's so easy for the child to go to sleep and you not realize …

Pope Francis Says Drug Legalization Is a Bad Idea

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Pope Francis strongly condemned the legalization of recreational drugs on Friday, arguing that the …

Iraq crisis: The Sunni-Shia divide explained

One of the factors behind the most recent violence in Iraq is the sectarian divide between Sunni and Shia Muslims in that country.<p>The majority of Iraq's Muslims are Shia, and the Isis militants gaining ground there are Sunni.<p>According to the Pew Research Center, Iraq is one of only a handful of …

We could travel to new worlds in NASA's starship Enterprise

The Board Game of the Alpha Nerds

Before Risk, before Dungeons & Dragons, before Magic: The Gathering, there was Diplomacy. One writer enters international competition to play the …