Julio Alorro

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How to curb hunger pangs with your mind

There may be a simple way to lose weight using only the power of thought. You just have to know how, says David Robson.<p>Eric Robinson has a surprising tool for weight loss. It’s something we all have, but perhaps don’t use it as much as we’d like: our memory.<p>Dieters often feel that they are waging …

Windows 10 goes mobile, what does it mean for Android?

Microsoft made a few huge announcements yesterday, primary of which was the introduction of Windows 10. One huge feature stood out for us, the fact that Windows 10 will work across all of your available platforms, from the PC to your tablet, and even on your phone.<p>Microsoft has been struggling a …

Software

Laser-Blasting Researchers Simulate Super-Earths

Using laser blasts, scientists have recreated the extreme temperatures and pressures found inside large rocky planets known as super-Earths as well as in icy giant planets such as Neptune and Uranus, shedding light on what the interiors of these exotic worlds are like.<p>The new findings suggest that …

Astronomy

Inside Uber’s staggering U.S. growth: 40,000 drivers joined in December and average $19 per hour

In a quest to answer critics who claim Uber is driving down wages among drivers, the company released an ambitious study today of its U.S. drivers. The study argues that the company’s explosive growth is being fueled by competitive pay and flexible work schedules that are attracting hoards of new …