Gautham Kakkente

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Meet The Man Whose Site Mark Zuckerberg Reads Every Day

For the last decade, Gabe Rivera has been quietly shaping the tech industry’s story for its top executives, investors, and journalists. But is the editor behind Silicon Valley’s Drudge Report ready to reckon with his influence?<p>Gabe Rivera was halfway through his lamb gyro when it became clear he’d …

The New Handbook For Cyberwar Is Being Written By Russia

“It’s not that the Russians are doing something others can’t do,” a US intelligence officer said. “It’s that Russian hackers are willing to go there, to experiment and carry out attacks that others countries would back away from.”

Mars hides a gigantic ice sheet that may help astronauts

As a rule, the truly large deposits of ice on Mars are at the poles... right? No. Researchers using the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter's ground-penetrating radar have discovered that the planet's Utopia Planitia basin is hiding a thick (260 to 560 feet) ice sheet larger than the state of New Mexico. …

Morning Yoga Poses That Will Wake You Up

If you want to establish a consistent yoga practice, one of the first steps is to find the time of day that works best for you and make sure to be on …

Yoga

YogaGlo Online Yoga Videos Review

There are a lot of websites offering yoga videos to stream or download, but they're all chasing this one. YogaGlo's roster of teachers and commitment …

6 Powerful TED Talks to Inspire Instructional Designers

Linnaea MarvellPosted: November 11, 2016<p>If we want to be truly great educators, then every once in awhile we should step off the cliff, abandon our …

TED Talks

The Queen of Thorns Delivers a Trademark Tongue-Lashing in Game of Thrones Deleted Scene

In <i>Game of Thrones</i>’ sixth season, things in King’s Landing went horrifically sideways for Olenna Tyrell (Diana Rigg). But in this deleted scene from …

Yoga Practice for Beginners

8 Things Every Person Should Do Before 8 A.M.

Do this and you'll have done the important stuff first.<p>Life is busy. It can feel impossible to move toward your dreams. If you have a full-time job and kids, it's even harder. How do you move forward?<p>If you don't purposefully carve out time every day to progress and improve, without question, your …

Self-improvement

A Simple Way to Feel Like You Have Way More Time

You don't need to juggle your schedule or prune your commitments. You just need to do this.<p>What if I told you the best and easiest way to start feeling like you have more time wasn't to investigate your priorities or trim your commitments, but instead to add one more small item to your to-do …

Just Bought Your First DSLR? Read What To Expect...

Here Are Some Excellent DSLR Photography Tips For Beginners – Well, Seeing As You Own One Now…<p>You've made the first big step.<p>Great news, and welcome …

This Company Has Acquired the Most Artificial Intelligence Startups

Mergers and acquisitions of artificial intelligence startups have been on the rise since 2011. This company is leading the trend.<p>Large tech companies are snatching up artificial intelligence startups left and right. Who's the biggest eater? Turns out, it's a very familiar name.<p>Google has acquired …

Artificial Intelligence

Elon Musk to the media: 'You're killing people'

Elon Musk has a message for journalists: Embrace self-driving cars or it will cost lives.<p>"You're killing people," Musk said in a call with reporters …

This story about Warren Buffett and his long-time pilot is an important lesson about what separates extraordinarily successful people from everyone else

Warren Buffett is the 3rd richest man in the world and he's considered to be the greatest investor to have ever lived.<p>But what's funny is that Buffett has achieved all of his success <b>NOT</b> by doing <b>MORE</b> than his peers… but by doing <b>LESS!</b><p>Seriously.<p>For example, Warren Buffett:<p>Focus vs. laziness<p>Don't …

Self-improvement

Ice cream melting on the factory floor: Ugly tales from Blue Bell

The tale of deadly, unsanitary conditions at Blue Bell ice cream’s manufacturing plants—the subject of a <i>Fortune</i> report last month—just keeps getting …

Afghan hospital attack: MSF condemns Kunduz air strikes

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1197000/1197867_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534301174_60f56bb83fc960b7fe8956bec4f6b651<p><b>Medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres has condemned "in the strongest possible terms" deadly air strikes on its hospital in the Afghan city of …

Afghanistan

Why does it hurt so much to hit your funny bone?

There’s no pain quite like the one you experience when you hit your funny bone. But what is going on to create such an odd feeling?<p>Everybody knows that smacking your funny bone isn’t all that funny, but did you know that the prickling feeling you feel from smacking it isn’t from your bones at all? …

Are digital health technologies really good for our health?

Countless entrepreneurs around the world have launched digital health companies in the last decade and more than 100,000 mobile apps are currently on …

16 New Books to Read This September

September is all about fresh starts, and if you’re looking for life advice, this month’s book picks are full of it. Whether you want it with a dose of humor (Mindy Kaling), from someone who is living the dream (Elizabeth Gilbert) or from a fictional character who totally gets you, there’s at least …

27 Art Destinations Around The World To Visit Before You Die

“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” ― Pablo Picasso

You've been wearing a suit wrong this entire time

When it comes to dressing up in a suit, it doesn't have to be so difficult: Keep it simple, stupid.<p>With never-ending occasions for formalwear — …

How To Decorate With Fall's Hottest Colors

According to J.Crew's Head Stylist, Gayle Spannaus, cobalt blue and canary yellow are going to be huge in the season ahead.<p>According to J.Crew's Head Stylist, Gayle Spannaus, cobalt blue and canary yellow are going to be huge in the season ahead. And they look just as great incorporated into your …

The ugly threat of an ISIL with chemical weapons | Politics

The alleged use of chemical weapons, including mustard gas, by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) fits in with a pattern of increasing small-scale tactical usages of chemical weapons in both Syria and Iraq.<p>Despite the furore following the use of chemical munitions by the regime of …

The Garden of Eden reimagined by artists Charles Burns and Killoffer

My friend Alvin Buenaventura is the proprietor of Pigeon Press, which publishes excellent comic books and books. He has just released In the Garden …

New Eco-Friendly Design Offers More Refreshing Showers While Minimizing Water Usage by 70%

On average, a typical eight-minute shower uses 20 gallons of water. Depending how many daily showers your household takes, this could mean a lot of water down the drain. The new Nebia shower promises to minimize this usage by 70% without compromising water pressure or a refreshing experience. Their …

Engines

Are You Wearing the Right Bra for Your Breast Type?

We know all breasts are not created equally—but did you know that experts have identified <i>seven</i> different types? Unsurprisingly, that means the process of finding the right bra for each person goes way beyond getting the right cup and band size down. Apparently, there's also width, length, and …

Clothing

What is it like to have never felt an emotion?

Some people seem to lack the capacity to feel joy, sorrow or love. David Robson discovers the challenges and surprising advantages of “alexithymia”.<p>Caleb is telling me about the birth of his son, now eight months old. “You know you hear parents say that the first time they looked at their kid, they …