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These are Australia's top restaurants, state by state

Australia's Top 100 Restaurants is the ultimate chefs' guide on where to eat, from the country's best fine dining restaurants and laneway bars to …

7 Synthetic Biology Projects Breathing Life into Science

If you go down to the lab today, be sure of a big surprise.<p><i>Alexandra Daisy Ginsberg's Rewilding with Synthetic Biology. Images courtesy of the designer</i><p>Cheese made from human DNA? Mice with Elvis Presley's genes? Welcome to the world of synthetic biology and biotechnology. These are exciting times …

The Federal Vision For Healthcare IT: A Dystopian Paradise

In a year not too distant, Loretta, a woman in her late 20s, hears a pleasant tone from her watch and checks to see a text. The message isn’t from a friend or work, it’s from the watch itself: “You’re pregnant.” Loretta is surprised; conception was merely days before. But pregnancy is one of the …

Digital Health

Breaking Into James Baldwin’s House

Last May, my wife, Valentine, and I and our friend Shahin took an overnight train from Paris to the Cote d’Azur. The bunks on these <i>couchettes</i>_ _are not comfortable, nor is the trip even a bargain against the high-speed option, which gets you there in less than half the time. But it is worth it for …

Literature

"Moss People" Ceramic Sculptures Bring Nordic Fairy Tales to Life

Sculptor Kim Simonsson molds earthy ceramic pieces that look as though they've stepped out of Nordic fairy tales and into our own world. For his <i>Moss People</i> series, the artist applied this fantastical aesthetic to the intriguing children and forest creatures who served as his muses. What results is …

What's in a name? Let's ask Indonesian police officer Andy Go To School

Over the police station loud speaker the message rings out clearly.<p>"Andy Go To School, telephone call for Andy Go To School."<p>No sooner has it …

LG V10 hands-on and first impressions

The LG V10 has finally been announced and you can bet we rushed to get our hands all over it. After spending some quality time with the device, we can tell you we like what we see so far. Is it the phone for you? It could be, but that is a question we would rather leave for the full review. For now …

Mobile Technology

LG's power-packed V10 has two screens and two selfie cameras

The LG V10 is not your typical Android smartphone. I think it's fair to call LG's V10 the world's first ultra phone.<p>How so? Let's start with its two …

Philips Just Made It Stupid Simple To Install Smarthome Lighting

The “smart home” is slowly becoming user friendly.<p>A lot of intelligent people believe that a platform like Apple’s HomeKit will be the way we control the smart home of the future. But I’d bet on it looking a lot more like the new wireless dimming kit from the Philips Hue line–subtle technology that …

Is It a Computer or Is It Bach? Program Fools Even Music Experts

A Yale computer scientist has developed a program that can create pieces of music close enough to baroque master Johann Sebastian Bach's work that people have trouble telling the two apart. "Kulitta," as creator Donya Quick calls it, learns from music provided for it to analyze, and creates new …

Make Chrome and Firefox faster with just one click

If you're anything like me, you keep a lot of browser tabs open. And unless your PC is a serious powerhouse, that can choke performance across the whole system.<p>In my case, trying to run more than 8-10 tabs in Google Chrome results in a noticeable performance hit. And this on a reasonably speedy …

Logo Collection 2015 by Salem Bawazir

Logo collection 2015 by Jordanian graphic design student Salem Bawazir.<p>Salem Bawazir is a graphic design student at the Yarmouk University. He is …

Comment on Finland Night Photographs by Mikko Lagerstedt by Columbia Heights Assembly

I am looking at possible purchasing the rights to your photo, “Starry sky, forest, and a road at night”. We would like to blow it up and use it as a …

Finland

Mobile Designer Academy Bundle: Create your first killer app

It takes considerable skill to create an app that is easy to use and good to look at. This bundle of courses gives you all the necessary knowledge to make it happen.<p>To design a truly intuitive interface, you need to know how your users think. Much of this five-course bundle concentrates on the …