Emily Ng

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Former Reddit CEO defends Ellen Pao as protector of free speech

Former Reddit CEO Ellen Pao may have been doing more to preserve the character of the popular news site than those who demanded her departure fully appreciate.<p>And now, without her protection, Redditors can expect some dramatic and controversial changes at the community-curated news site, warns …

7 pillars of minimalist Web design

To be most effective, a minimal design framework needs a solid backbone. The key components of visual organization include a strong grid, visual balance, and close attention to alignment.<p>A strong grid is the foundation for organization. The grid – built through tactically using negative space – …

NZ Sea Level Rise - Maps

<b>New Zealand Sea Level Rise</b><p><i>A series of maps depicting New Zealand in various sea-level rise scenarios</i><p>The following maps are intended to provide an …

Otago researchers discover landmark hatching of tuatara eggs in the South Island

Wednesday, 8 April 2015 8:25am<p>A selection of eggshells from the nest, including one in the foreground with a large split indicating hatching. Photo: …

Comcast to give Atlanta fastest Internet in the country

Move over, Google Fiber. Comcast is about to launch an ultra-fast Internet service of its own -- and it will be speedier than anything else on the market.<p>Comcast (CMCSA) said its new Gigabit Pro service will reach speeds of up to 2 Gigabits per second, which is twice as fast as what Google, AT&T …

Extraordinary rainbows of the natural world

5 Fashion Hacks for Lazy Spring Dressing

It's getting warmer outside, and the last thing you want to do is spend too much time indoors fussing with your outfit.<p>It's getting warmer outside, and the last thing you want to do is spend too much time indoors fussing with your outfit. Here are five styling tips to help you get dressed with ease.<p>…

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Kentucky’s farcical defense of anti-gay bigotry

By Catherine Rampell<p>Catherine Rampell<p>Columnist covering economics, public policy, politics and culture<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Gay-marriage bans don’t discriminate against gays because they apply to heterosexual people, too.<p>At least, that’s what Kentucky is arguing — apparently with a (ahem) straight face — …

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MIT Student Develops A Facebook For Depression

Koko is an upcoming iPhone app that aims to help people fix the bugs in their thinking by crowdsourcing cognitive behavioral techniques.<p>Koko, an upcoming app based on an MIT experiment, is designed to build the world’s first social network for dealing with depression. If it takes off, it could …