Jeffrey Jacob

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Latest Galaxy Note 7 leak includes specs, new Gear VR, renders from all angles [Gallery]

I wouldn’t really say that information about the upcoming Galaxy Note 7 is even being “leaked” anymore — at this point, info is basically pouring. Following the details we told you about in our report yesterday, renowned leakster Onleaks is now out to corroborate much of what we’ve already heard …

The Akyumen Holofone Phablet dual-boots Android and Windows 10, features a projector

There’s no shortage of good smartphones in the market, but there is definitely a need for more unique devices. This is why our heads always turn when we see gadgets like the Akyumen Holofone Phablet (yes… they literally put the word “phablet” in the name). But that moniker is about the only bad …

Earbuds

3 Affordable Ways Sutton Foster Dramatically Updated Her Home With Decor

When Sutton Foster, Tony Award-winning actress, star of the hit show <b>Younger</b>, and a recent cast addition to the <b>Gilmore Girls</b> revival, wanted to refresh her apartment, she turned to the mecca of stylish, affordable decor: HomeGoods.<p>The state of Sutton's apartment was cheerful but in need of some …

17 surprising products or services Google bans from advertising

On Wednesday, Google was praised for banning ads for payday loans from its site.<p>"This change is designed to protect our users from deceptive or harmful financial products," David Graff, Google's director of global product policy, David Graff, wrote in a blog post.<p>Other restrictions by Google, like …

How to re-wire your body to burn, not store, fat

Like so many other Americans, Mike Berland had been struggling with a big problem: weight gain and a seeming inability to lose it. An avid golfer, skier, runner and triathlete, Berland could no longer enjoy the activities he loved without feeling terrible or gaining weight. Eating restrictions …

5 Books That Will Inspire You to Never Give Up on Your Dreams

Sometimes, all you need is a reminder of where you're headed.<p>I am an avid reader. I read because there is so much incredible material out there to learn from, but I also read to stay inspired. In the same way movies and YouTube montages and podcasts inspire, books can have a tremendous impact on …

Motivation

ATO chief issues 'enough is enough' ultimatum to corporate tax dodgers

Australia's Commissioner of Taxation has flagged a crackdown on multinationals, saying the ATO has run out of patience with six large corporations …

It may be awkward, but we need to talk to kids about porn

• understand and accept physical and emotional changes with confidence<br>• feel positive about their bodies<br>• appreciate and accept individual differences<br>• make …

Brisbane

Spotlight: Shopping Expert and SHEfinds CEO Michelle Madhok

<b>My name is</b> Michelle Madhok and my love of scoring a deal on clothing and shoes led me to starting shefinds.com, a fashion and beauty site that now tells 1.5M visitors a month what to buy!<p>Style Guides For Any Occasion!<p>Deals to Die For<p><b>I enjoy reading on Flipboard because</b> it allows me to get a visual …

Social Media

Spotlight: Ethical Style Advocate Nerida Lennon

<b>My name is</b> Nerida Lennon and I’m a former international fashion model turned ethical style advocate. I also work as a digital marketer with ethical lifestyle businesses to grow their communities online by creating and distributing authentic brand stories.<p><b>My love of</b> mindfulness, humanity and the …

Social Media

These Shots Of Seasonal Fruits And Veggies Are Gorgeous Enough To Make You Go Vegan

Food writers and chefs have long extolled the virtues of eating seasonally and locally. (Just ask Mark Bittman, who recently joined the vegan boxed meal startup Purple Carrot.) Artists Henry Hargreaves and Caitlin Levin have taken this notion and transformed it into a stunning, kaleidoscopic series …

Food

China may have just made it harder for its citizens to ever get Spotify

China doesn’t think its online censorship laws are strict enough. So government officials, in an effort to continue purging potentially subversive content from the country, are now turning their attention toward an unexpected target—music.<p>Starting next year, companies that offer online music in …

China

What I’m Reading: iPad Artist Raheem “Ra” Nelson

<i>Pulling up the sleeves on his suit to reveal tattoos of his favorite apps, artist Raheem “Ra” Nelson uses many canvases to promote his passions. When the iPad was released in 2010, the Connecticut-based artist saw it immediately as an artistic tool, “painting” stylized fashion portraits right on</i> …

The Week in Review: Adele’s Big Week

Adele is atop the music charts this week, four years after her last album, 21, which sold 31 million copies. Her comeback single, “Hello,” reached over 1 million downloads in its first week, the largest single digital sales week of all time, in addition to streaming over 67 million times on Spotify …

13 Annoying Email Mistakes Even Smart People Make

Top executives reveal their chief complaints about the email they receive.<p>How good are you at email? We all complain about getting too much of it, and we all try to cut down the time we spend on it. Yet in our email-driven business world, it remains a primary form of communication, something we …

Hillary Clinton

What Your Eating Habits Reveal About Your Personality

Are you a fast eater, a slow eater or an "isolationist"?<p>You are what you eat, or so the saying goes. But it may be more accurate to say that you are <i>how</i> you eat.<p>Last week, an unscientific but all-too-relatable listicle on LittleThings.com broke down different personality types based on eating …

Under 30 and out of luck: the age of entitlement truly is over

<b>There is a yawning chasm between the prospects and prosperity of generations in Australia and our legislators seem unwilling to even acknowledge the</b> …

Income Inequality

The World Today - WA to test sewage to determine extent of ice usage 10/08/2015

ELEANOR HALL: To Western Australia now where the Government is going to unusual lengths to gauge the extent of Perth's ice problem.<p>The Police …

Labour shortfall could halt NSW economy: industry

But as the industry warns there is not enough labour to meet demand which will slow the state's economy.<p>"The average age of a [NSW] bricklayer is now …

Construction Industry

5 Crazy New Ideas Out Of Disney Research

A taste of the future in animation, motion capture, and 3-D printing, from five new papers published by Disney Research.<p>Leading up to this year’s Siggraph conference–the biggest event of the year in computer graphics and experimental UI–Disney Research comes with a collection of new papers that …

3D