Elizabeth Lawson

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Breaking Up With Your Suit Could Be Your Ticket To Sartorial Glory

Whether it’s because your boss has finally stopped wearing suits or you’re going somewhere upmarket in town, learning to mix and match separates is a …

Via Aurelia: The Roman Empire’s Lost Highway

At first glance, it didn't appear that impressive: a worn limestone pillar, six feet high and two feet wide, standing slightly askew beside a country …

TibetanHistory-20thCentury - Sky Burial

Julia Kirchner<br>04-28-07<p>A Review of <i>Sky Burial</i><p><i>Sky Burial</i> is story told by the Chinese author Xinran about a Chinese woman from Suzhou who spent thirty …

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5 Reasons Not To Buy An iPhone As Your Business Phone

Because I work in technology I’m regularly asked by clients to recommend a good business smartphone. I have a Samsung S4 and it’s been a good friend. But it’s due for an upgrade and I’ve been researching options. And although there are some excellent choices, I shamefully admit that Samsung’s …

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This Man Ran the Entire Appalachian Trail in 46 Days. Here's What He Ate Along the Way

What foods fuel a man who completed the entire Appalachian Trail in 46 days? We spoke to ultrarunner and vegan Scott Jurek to find out.<p>In a sport that already dances on the fringe of society, ultrarunner Scott Jurek is a true rarity. As one of the athletes who helped make ultramarathons—any race …

Nutrition

Could a skull found in Siberia give new clues about human evolution? 50,000-year-old remains may be a Neanderthal or Denisovan

Ancient human remains from a Siberian cave dating back 50,000 years or more could provide a missing link in understanding how modern humans …

Scientists found something surprising about the real paleo diet

In a paper in the September issue of The Quarterly Review of Biology, the authors argue that carbohydrates, especially from tubers (starchy plants like potatoes), were a key source of nutrients that may have helped us develop our particularly large brains.<p>That's right: carbs, in a paleo diet.<p>The …

Exposed: the Galaxy Note 5 is leaked in-full, packaging and all

There are secrets, and then there are <i>secrets</i>. Samsung sure knows how to keep them given the design and definite details of last year’s Galaxy Note Edge remained a total secret until the launch event. <i>This year</i> however, the Galaxy Note 5 can’t seem to stay out of the limelight. While the past few …

What to do when your Galaxy S6 won’t turn on

Many people consider removable batteries to be important for when you’ve run out of juice but another key element is to be able to restart a handset when it freezes, just by pulling the battery out. On past Galaxy flagships, this was the easiest way to soft reset the handset, but with the Galaxy S6 …

Google updates its Hangouts apps with a slick new design

Android update rolls out today<p>Google Hangouts for mobile has gotten a major design overhaul. The design refresh comes as part of Hangouts 4.0, which is rolling out today on Android and was released about a month back on iOS. Hangouts 4.0 keeps the app's distinct green accent color, but it adds a …

LastPass is now free on mobile, but cross-device syncing costs extra

If you've been wanting to play around with LastPass on your mobile device <i>without</i> paying the $12 annual fee for premium support, today is your day: the password manager just added mobile to its free tier. What's the catch? You only get it on mobile. Starting today, LastPass users will get unlimited …

Evernote backtracks on unlimited storage for Premium tier; sets 10GB monthly limit

Note-taking app Evernote today announced that it’s rolling back unlimited storage for its Premium subscription tier of service, which first became available in late April. Going forward, Evernote Premium will be capped at 10 GB storage per month.<p>Before the April introduction of the $49.99/year …

Focus: a complete gallery app that prioritizes ease of use, organization and security

Finding the right gallery app can be a hassle. There’s just so many options out there! I happen to be pretty happy with Google Photos, but if that service is not to your liking we will have to continue looking around. Today we would like to introduce you to a new gallery app that managed to catch …

Verizon abandons contracts: Everything you need to know (FAQ)

Verizon has made some big changes to how it sells wireless service. But that has also left a lot of questions.<p>On Friday, Verizon said it would eliminate its long-standing practice of signing customers up for long-term service contracts and offering subsidies to blunt the high cost of smartphones. …

Hands-on with Samsung's clever Keyboard Cover for phones

One of the biggest surprises announced at today's blowout Samsung media event was also one of the smallest gadgets: An $80 accessory called the Keyboard Cover. As the name suggests, it's a cover that also lets you add physical keys to the Galaxy Note 5, S6 Edge+, and the smaller Galaxy S6 phones. …

Gear & Gadgets

A DIY Air Conditioner and 14 Other Cool Camping Hacks

Headed camping this summer? It's a great way to travel — and certainly lighter on the wallet. At the same time, camping is a lot more work than …

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How to find a lost or stolen Android phone

If you’ve fallen victim to a lost or stolen Android phone – don’t worry! There are a number of steps you can take to get your smartphone back into your hands. From third party applications to simple security methods that are already built in to your Android device, today we’re going to walk you …

Technology News, Views, Opinions & Mobile Reviews | Gadgets & Gizmos

Technology News & Mobile Reviews, Gadgets & Gizmos in Video & Photo Reviews at BGR India. Get latest Gadgets & technology news on laptops, mobiles, …

How to Make Protein Shakes for Weight Loss

Need a healthy meal in a hurry? Forget Burger King and Chipotle. Protein shakes may be the fastest food of all.<p>There’s little to no prep work, no …

5 Productivity Apps This Executive Swears By

Even at large businesses like Ticketfly, small apps that target individual tasks can make a world of difference.<p>Ticketfly processed around 16 million tickets for 90,000 events across the United States and Canada in 2014. As VP of operations, I am constantly juggling a million different things to …

Ready to Die: Three Days of Drugs and Disintegration with The Grateful Dead

Over the Fourth of July, America's quintessential band said farewell. We spent those days embedded with Deadheads, exploring our dreams and doing acid. This is what happened.<p><i>All photos by Petya Shalamanova run through the DeepDreamGenerator.</i><p><b>Day One: Now You Have the Universal Experience?</b><p>"Maybe this …

Ancient 'warrior princess' skeleton found in Kazakhstan

Perfectly preserved skeleton found with a huge sword and dagger believed to be a woman living between the 11th century BC and fourth century AD, scientists say<p>The remains of an ancient female warrior have been discovered in South Kazakhstan.<p>The perfectly preserved skeleton, believed to be a woman …

The Ancient Minoans of Crete

A detail of the dolphin fresco, the Minoan palace of Knossos, Crete, (c. 1700-1450 BCE). Photograph taken by Mark Cartwright for Ancient History …

Ancient History

Medieval sword found in UK baffles historians with mysterious inscription

Scientists are baffled by mysterious numerals etched into the blade of a medieval sword found in a riverbed in east England. The archaic weapon is thought to have belonged to a wealthy knight.<p>Discovered in a river in northern Lincolnshire in the 19th Century, the sword bears an unusual inscription …

50 Summer Salads You'll Actually Enjoy Eating

No more sad, wilted greens.<p>No more sad, wilted greens.

The Tech Behind Each Letter In Google’s Alphabet

10 Healthy Foods That Further Your Life Expectancy

Go nuts, dish on fish, get your greens—there's a reason nutritionists don't scrimp on these healthy food groups in their meal plans<p>Spice Up Your …

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