John CARLSTON

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Magic Leap CEO responds after report cools hype on mixed reality product

Only a small handful of people outside of Magic Leap know what the company's augmented reality/mixed reality product really looks like compared to …

Some in public housing to get free Google Fiber connections through the ConnectHome initiative

Google announced today that it is launching a program to bring completely free internet access to public and affordable housing residents in four of its Google Fiber markets. The initiative is part of President Barack Obama’s ConnectHome initiative, which hopes to bring broadband connections to …

Google Fiber

Okafor shakes off slow start to impress in summer league debut

SALT LAKE CITY -- The butterflies hit Jahlil Okafor around the time his name is announced in pregame lineups, and they typically subside when he …

The most powerful person in the world from ages 1 to 100

Last month, Business Insider released a list of the most powerful person at every age. We looked at four criteria: command, past influence, future influence, and net worth, to determine the most powerful people ages 1-100. The list includes politicians, celebrities, CEOs, the children of notable …

Get up close to the Matterhorn in Zermatt

Step off the train in Zermatt and be stunned by the speed with which you become hopelessly obsessed with Switzerland’s Matterhorn – a hypnotic pyramid of a mountain. Clouds can sweep across a China-blue sky in the flash of an eye and obliterate the mountain for days on end. Even on perfect sunny …

3 Strategies to prevent overeating

Overeating – commonplace during the holidays – is something people encounter all year long. There are two “types” of overeating: • Initiating an eating …

Nutrition

Discover the best 6-modern-bookshelf-ideas on Dwell - Dwell

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Home Tours

The Ultimate Carry-On Packing List

Carry-on travel is the ultimate way to travel.<p>It makes everything so much easier. You don't need to worry about lost luggage because you'll have all …

Backpacking

Ray Lewis: Tuck Rule 'only reason we know who Tom Brady is'

Ray Lewis went on the radio and said the Tuck Rule is the 'only reason we know who Tom Brady is.' Which means Ray Lewis is insane.<p>Former Ravens …

NFL

Five Reasons Why the Dawn Wall First Free Ascent Has Pushed Climbing Forward

To take climbing to the next level, you have to innovate, which is just what Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson did to complete one of the most significant ascents in climbing history. The achievement represents the realization of Caldwell’s vision to find a way to free climb the Dawn Wall—widely …

Climbing

Zack Giffin: Living Tiny, Skiing Large

Imagine living in, and skiing out of, a house that's only 112 square feet.<p><i>PHOTO: Outdoor Research</i><p>While you might jokingly think that this tiny house is not much larger than your ski boot bag, professional skier Zack Giffin does just that, sometimes with up to five people living in his tiny …

8 Household Items Everyone Forgets To Clean—And How To Tackle Them

These everyday items have a secret: They get REALLY dirty. Here's how to clean 8 things most people forget.<p>These everyday items have a secret: They get REALLY dirty. Here's how to clean 8 things most people forget.

Russia Is Losing Control Over The European Gas Market

Oil isn't Russia's only problem.<p>The energy exporter is losing its dominance over the European gas market.<p>Two factors used to keep Russia as the major gas powerhouse: European policies and cold winters.<p>But both of those things have changed — and Russia is starting to explore non-Western …

Free-range eggs: Chefs are starting to choose animal welfare and taste over price

The average Canadian eats about 250 eggs annually, yet this ubiquitous ingredient has never generated the buzz that surrounds pork (remember the Berkshire craze?) or beef (Angus, grass-fed, Kobe). The typical diner is more concerned with the runniness of the yolk than the provenance of the egg. In …

The 10 Commandments of Organizing

Want an organized home? Follow these rules.<p>1. Keep like with like.<p>"When putting your belongings away, store them with like or similar items to keep things sensical and logical," says professional organizer and blogger Tidy Tova. So stop with the catch-alls — they might work for a short time, but …

Saudi blogger faces next 50 lashes as government ignores global protests

Wife of Raif Badawi says he may not be able to withstand more punishment as second installment of 1,000-lash sentence nears<p>A look at the writings of Saudi blogger Raif Badawi – sentenced to 1,000 lashes<p>Raif Badawi, the Saudi liberal convicted of publishing a blog, has been told he will again be …

Middle East

Study Suggests Wi-Fi Exposure More Dangerous To Kids Than Previously Thought

Most parents would be concerned if their children had significant exposure to lead, chloroform, gasoline fumes, or the pesticide DDT. The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IRIC), part of the United Nations’ World Health Organization (WHO), classifies these and more than 250 other agents …

Teens

The Dos and Don'ts of LinkedIn

Because, really, what ARE the rules?<p>You rely on LinkedIn a lot, right? Us too, but here's an arresting professional thought: We're doing it wrong.<p>Like, <i>are</i> you supposed to accept all the invitations you get, or does that mess with the algorithm of your network (or something)? Is there a way to …

El Capitan in #Yosemite #NationalPark (#California) glows at sunset. This effect is known as #alpenglow, and it commonly occurs @YosemiteNPS during the winter months. iPhone photo by Kari Cobb. #nofilter

Evolution: Why do we have lips?

Human beings are unusual in that our mouths are surrounded by hypersensitive, easily-hurt pink tissue – why? Jason G Goldman investigates.<p>They kind of flap around on the front of your face, get dried out and chapped in the winter, and occasionally get caught up between your teeth and mistaken for …

Lips

This Fake Phone Charger Is Actually Recording Every Key You Type

“Whose phone charger is that sticking out of the wall? Oh. It must be Ben’s. Ben always leaves his charger at work. Classic Ben!”<p>Alas, it’s not Ben’s charger. Hell, it’s not a charger at all. It’s actually a little spy device <i>disguised</i> as a phone charger, capable of sniffing out every key you type …

Gear & Gadgets

Conquering El Capitan: climbers make history in California’s Yosemite national park – in pictures

Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson are the first people to free-climb the Dawn Wall of El Capitan in Yosemite national park, California, using only ropes to catch them if they fell

National Parks

After 19 days of battling the hardest, longest free climb in the world, Tommy Caldwell (@tommycaldwell) and Kevin Jorgeson (@kjorgeson) embrace at the end of the difficulties of the Dawn Wall of El Capitan. Photo by CRP team member: @blighguy @bigupclimbing #DawnWall @novusselect

How to Make the Best Italian-American Meatball Sandwich

More<p>Sandwiches<p>Tips and tricks for making the best sandwiches at home.<p>What do you get when you have a killer meatball recipe and several great tomato sauce recipes? Easy: the fixings for all kinds of amazing meals.<p>You can eat them as-is, the way I presented them in my Italian-American meatball …

Free Climbing El Capitan: In Pictures