Jyoti Swarup

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These 8 books are required reading for anyone who wants to change the world with tech

"Changing the world," the rallying cry of the technology industry, sounds like a concept bursting with optimism. But in reality, it's …

Three lesser-known websites that will save you a ton of money on flights

These days, you can travel the world for a lot less than you may think. After all, it’s easier than ever to find great deals on everything from …

Flying

The World Health Organization labels gaming disorder as a mental condition

In what can be described as a sign of the times, the World Health Organization recognized a new kind of mental health condition. It’s a familiar …

Mental Health

Power Prices Go Negative in Germany, a Positive for Energy Users

Germany has spent $200 billion over the past two decades to promote cleaner sources of electricity. That enormous investment is now having an unexpected impact — consumers are now actually paid to use power on occasion, as was the case over the weekend.<p>Power prices plunged below zero for much of …

Renewable Energy

Pantone’s Color Of The Year Is Here, And It’s As Nebulous As 2018 Looks

Terrifying or exciting? Ultra violet could be either.<p>It’s the color Prince crooned about, the color of royals, the color of clairvoyants–and the color Pantone has anointed as the embodiment of the coming year. The official color of 2018 is a saturated, intense, blue-toned shade of purple called …

23 Birthday Wishes for Friends & Best Friend - Happy Birthday My Friend!

If you are fortunate enough to have a good friend or a best friend, then you have something that many people do not: a bond with another person that is truly unique and special. And if it is your friend’s birthday, then you’ll want to find just the right way to say <b>happy birthday friend</b>. Finding the …

31 Iconic Red-Dress Moments

From Audrey Hepburn to Bella Hadid.<p>Cindy, Michelle, Marilyn, Audrey, and more.

Audrey Hepburn

In search of the world's finest Scotch whisky

From the outside, it often seems like the appreciation of Scotch whisky is both a religion and an art form. All that sniffing and swirling and sipping, accompanied by the reverential tones of the worshippers.<p>You only have to read about the six-litre bottle of Macallan Imperiale 'M' being auctioned …

Was Einstein Wrong?

Last week's announcement of the direct detection of gravitational waves proved, once again, the enduring power of Albert Einstein's scientific vision. Once again, Einstein was right in that this theory accurately predicted the behavior of the world.<p>But with last week's triumph, a deep and …

Physics

The World's Strangest Beaches

While white-sand beaches with azure waters and billowing palms are nice, they're far from unusual. For those looking for a unique coastal experience, the following beaches provide just that. Barking sand, star-shaped fossils and natural underground hot springs are just a few of the experiences …

Saapaadu Ready: Travels With My Mother's South Indian Kitchen

We are packing for a trip. My parents, my uncle, and I are about to drive eight hours from my uncle's house in Raleigh, North Carolina, to Birmingham, Alabama, where we will stay with my cousin Manu for a week. In preparation, my mother, Viji, has piled the following items in the middle of the …

These Are The 11 Worst Things You are Doing At The Airport?

T he items which are listed below are the 11 worst things you are doing at the airport and therefore contribute to the “never-ending lines, crazy …

The Big List of Motivational and Thought-Provoking Quotes

Sometimes there is a quote or saying that really resonates with you. It can be from someone who you would not expect at all, as you will see by some of the quotes below. Sometimes there are many that strike a chord with you. One of the simplest and most inspiring things you can do for yourself is …

20 Dresses We Still Can't Stop Talking About

See All Photos<p>Over the past 20 years there's been plenty of iconic dresses that have knocked our socks off. Some were so glamorous we felt as if we …

The One Trick That Will Allow You To Change Habits Overnight | Inc.com

The past few weeks, I got into a major slump when it came to taking care of myself. I started eating out with my girlfriend much more and replacing the salads for the burgers and fries. Working out started going from a mandatory once a day event to a, "Well I'll just get to it tomorrow" kind of …

The Trip That Changed My Life - CNN

Become a Better Man

4 Tips For Shooting Low to the Ground

Choosing a low vantage point can create a very immersive viewing experience. It can provide a sense of what is underfoot at a location in addition to …

What Your Face Shape Says About Your Personality

Taylor Swift is *such* a diamond-shaped face.<p>Turns out you <i>can</i> judge a book by its cover -- at least when it comes to someone's personality.<p>A new video from ModaMob delves into what your face shape says about your personality, according to Jean Haner, an expert in face reading. Haner practices …

A Look at Urban Living Through the Eyes of 69 Photographers Around the World

For our latest group show, we invited you to share your photographs of urban living. Curated by Alison Zavos, Feature Shoot’s Founder and …

Times Square

From relationships to revolutions: seven ways Facebook has changed the world

On Monday, one in seven people on Earth used Facebook – 1 billion people, according to founder Mark Zuckerberg. In a decade, the social network has transformed people’s relationships, privacy, their businesses, the news media, helped topple regimes and even changed the meaning of everyday words.<p>“A …

Social Media

Secrets of the Singapore Girl Flying College

There are five approved hairstyles for Singapore Air's flight attendants. A bun, for example, must measure between 6.5 and 7.0 centimeters wide, and …

Pirelli calendar at 50: how a soft-porn institution promoting tyres won the hearts of the fashion industry

It is an assignment that Kate Moss, who has appeared on the cover of British Vogue 36 times, described as “the best job ever”. Clive Arrowsmith, who has taken portraits of everyone from Michael Caine to the Dalai Lama, likened it to “a knighthood of photography”. Carine Roitfeld, the former editor …

Karl Lagerfeld

What Your Favorite Music Reveals About Your Brain

If you like R&B but hate heavy metal, a new study explains why—and what it means about the way your mind works.<p>Hate punk rock? Despise country? …