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The real scars of Korean gaming

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/technology/1171000/1171454_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524675039_c070b22e102fd1d1ae6bfb3a4dca1ce9<p><b>In a quiet room full of the glistening trophies he's won, Lee Young-ho rolled up the right sleeve on his grey jumper.</b><p>A scar, half an inch wide, …

Ireland Votes to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage

Ireland has voted to legalize same-sex marriages following a vote held Saturday. Early estimates showed that over 60 percent of the Irish electorate …

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WWII love letters tell of romance and tragedy

It was not until three years after her mother died in 1990 that DeRonda Elliott opened the suitcase containing the letters her parents exchanged during World War II.<p>Despite her mother’s urging, she had never been able to bring herself to read them. It was her parents’ private story. Her father, …

Photographers: Every Email Could Be the Start or End of a Client Relationship

This is a short article that’s a reminder that every interaction you have is part of a relationship with someone — potentially a client.<p>Recently I …

5 Ways to Increase Productivity by Going Paperless

Here are 5 ways to go paperless and increase the productivity of your business.<p>In the first twenty years after BusinessWeek called for paperless offices in 1975, paper usage actually increased dramatically. The idea of a paperless office seemed like a joke, and there was even a book written about …

Bill Nye is testing a spaceship that rides on sunbeams

LightSail project uses solar sails for propulsion<p>Back in 1976, famed physicist and astronomer Carl Sagan appeared on <i>The Tonight Show</i> to explain a new method of space travel. Using a technique called solar sailing, Sagan described a craft that used a large reflective sheet to "work exactly as a …

Artist's Illustrations Remind Us Love Is The Little Things

Love is cooking dinner on a Tuesday night; lazing on a Sunday afternoon; riding bikes through the park. Love is the little things.<p>Korean artist Puuung captures this in illustrations for the "Love is.." series showcased on Grafolio, an online forum featuring works from various artists, and updated …

Articles about 7 minimal rooms done white on Dwell.com - Dwell

Many of us are guilty of thinking of laundry rooms as unremarkable or unattractive parts of our home that don't require much...<p>The alphabet is as easy as ABC, but for typographer Peter Bil’ak, the way language looks is a never-ending exploration.<p>According to Joshua Fields Millburn and Ryan …

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The Myth of Working Your Way Through College

Once upon a time, a summer spent scooping ice cream could pay for a year of college. Today, the average student's annual tuition is equivalent to 991 hours behind the counter.<p>A lot of Internet ink has been spilled over how lazy and entitled Millennials are, but when it comes to paying for a college …

Jony Ive 'Is A Much More Controversial Figure' Inside Apple Than People Realize, Says Apple Author

No matter what you want to believe about Apple, there is no denying that Jobs was the keystone that held Apple together. It was his vision for what consumers would want that led the company's success for 14 years.<p>With Jobs gone, Apple needed someone to fill the void. But Jobs' talents were so …

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