Keshav Nag

25 Flips | 2 Magazines | 1 Like | @KeshavNag | Graduate Student at Arizona State University. Passionate about technology, travelling and sports. Like to stay updated on current events

"Best of the World" Story and Pictures

Story ?<p>Best of the World<p>Published <b>Oct 10, 2015</b> | View the Assignment | Features Photos From <b>15 Contributors</b><p><b>15 photos</b> selected by<p><i>Editor in Chief, National Geographic Traveler Magazine</i><p><i>Acting Design Director, Traveler Magazine</i><p><i>Acting Director of Photography, Traveler Magazine</i><p>View Slideshow<p><b>Editors'</b> …

Tesla needs the one thing only rival carmakers can give it

Tesla's market position is solid right now. True, the company is facing challenges, from perfecting its manufacturing processes to ensuring that it can deliver enough vehicles in 2015 to keep Wall Street happy.<p>But Elon Musk's startup has money in the bank, has just debuted its much-anticipated …

Apple Loop: New iPhone 7 Details, iOS 9.2 Attacks Problems, Apple Loves Android Anger

Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop includes Apple’s quarterly results, the strong performance of the Mac, the thinking behind iOS 9.2, the ongoing story of Apple Music, a carrier billing trial in Germany, a petulant Siri, no scales for the iPhone 6S …

How ISIS Spread in the Middle East

And how to stop it<p>“It is perfectly true, as the philosophers say, that life must be understood backwards. But they forget the other proposition: that it must be lived forwards.” This observation was made in 1843 by the Danish philosopher Søren Kierkegaard in a journal entry, but it might have been …

JJ Abrams: Luke Skywalker's Star Wars absence is 'no accident'

Film-maker admits he always intended to omit Mark Hamill’s Jedi knight from advance publicity for the new episode of the long-running space opera<p>JJ Abrams has confirmed that the absence of Mark Hamill’s Luke Skywalker from pre-publicity for Star Wars: The Force Awakens is entirely deliberate.<p>The …

Jamaica Photos

TravelPhoto Gallery<p>See photos of Jamaica (including Kingston, Ocho Rios, the Blue Mountains, and more) in this travel photo gallery from National Geographic.

10 Stunningly Beautiful Abandoned Buildings in America

<i>By Nick Mafi for Architectural Digest.</i><p><i>(photos: Eric Holubow)</i><p>Photographers who capture images of abandoned sites are often referred to as urban explorers, and through their lenses, we are able to witness how at one time, certain communities and industries thrived before falling into collapse. …

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How to Use Split View in OS X El Capitan

With the recent release of OS X El Capitan, Mac users can now take advantage of full-screen apps in a split screen view. That is, a compatible app will zoom to take up an entire half of the screen and you can do the same with a second one, giving you two apps side-by-side in full-screen mode.<p>While …

Can I touch you there? Oxford University creates map of acceptability

A new study which shows where people feel comfortable being touched has found that stangers should stick to shaking hands<p>It is a familiar social dilemma. You meet a stranger for the first time and in a split second must decide whether to offer a chilly handshake or risk offence with a kiss on the …

Who Will Driverless Cars Decide To Kill?

A question that will plague the autonomous car industry<p>In philosophy, there’s an ethical question called the trolley problem. If you had to push one large person in front of a moving trolley to save a group of people on the tracks, would you? This abstract idea has taken hold in programming …

MI6 spy found dead in bag ‘was murdered in blackmail plot’ – ex-KGB major

MI6 spy Gareth Williams, whose dead body was found in a padlocked red bag in his central London home in 2010, was allegedly murdered by Russian hitmen for refusing to become a double agent, a former KGB major has claimed.<p>Former intelligence officer Boris Karpichkov, 56, a onetime major in the KGB, …

Premier League Week 11 Fixtures: EPL Picks and Predictions

Week 11 is likely to have huge ramifications for the rest of the Premier League season as the under-pressure Jose Mourinho looks to guide Chelsea to victory over Liverpool at Stamford Bridge in the pick of the weekend's fixtures.<p>It will also be an important weekend for the beleaguered Newcastle …

Twitter campaign targets fake restaurant reviews on TripAdvisor

Restaurateurs and food critics back #noreceiptnoreview campaign to deter fraudulent posts<p>A growing number of frustrated restaurateurs, food writers and diners, backed by <i>Observer</i> restaurant critic Jay Rayner, are calling for TripAdvisor to put an end to fraudulent reviews.<p>A campaign, started on …

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Pluto filled with 'spectacular colours' and varying terrain, Nasa's New Horizons mission reveals

Nasa's New Horizons spacecraft discovered towering ice mountains and ridges, rolling plains, and icebergs floating in lakes of frozen nitrogen<p>Pluto is a world of "spectacular" colours, dramatic surface features and dynamic geology, the first published results from a fly-by of the dwarf planet have …

'Ebony' magazine addresses Bill Cosby scandal in striking cover

<i>Ebony</i>'s latest cover is a home run.<p>The magazine's November edition, dubbed "The Family Issue," features a still from the <i>Cosby Show</i> — overlaid with a …

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What To Expect At Apple’s ‘Hey Siri’ Event

Tomorrow’s Apple event is going to be a behemoth. First, it’s going to take place in San Francisco’s Civic Auditorium, which seats a huge crowd of 7,000 people. Second, rumor has it that Apple is going to touch on many product lines — the iPhone obviously, but also the Apple TV, the iPad and the …

England news: FA to delay talks with Roy Hodgson over new contract

Chief Executive, Martin Glenn, says the FA want to avoid the 'slightly unsavoury position' they were left in with Fabio Capello<p>Roy Hodgson held clear-the-air talks with Martin Glenn over the Football Association chief executive’s refusal to award the England manager a new contract before the …

British monarchy richer than ever as queen's reign reaches record

LONDON (Reuters) - Despite talk of crumbling and chilly palaces and of Queen Elizabeth slipping down several “rich lists”, Britain’s monarchy will be wealthier than ever when she becomes its longest serving royal on the throne — 63 years — on Sept. 9.<p>Britain's Queen Elizabeth presents a prize at …

Eden Hazard reputation saved him from Belgium substitution

Belgium manager Marc Wilmots said Eden Hazard was lucky to avoid being substituted following the Chelsea attacker's lacklustre display against Cyprus …

Putin jockeying for deal with US on Syria

MOSCOW (AP) — Signs of an ongoing Russian military buildup in Syria have drawn U.S. concerns and raised questions of whether Moscow plans to enter the conflict. President Vladimir Putin has been coy on the subject, saying Russia is weighing various options, a statement that has fueled suspicions …

Four future space technologies that will change the world in your lifetime

From ending natural disasters, to flying to Sydney in an hour, scientists are working on future technologies to solve some of humanity's biggest challenges<p>Imagine a world where severe storms, tornadoes, and flash flooding are no longer a threat to human life. Or a time when flying from London to …

Manchester United are "dull and functional" under Louis van Gaal - and "baffling" in the transfer market

Alan Shearer launches outspoken attack on United's record under Dutchman and says he cannot afford a defeat to Liverpool this weekend<p>Louis van Gaal has been accused of playing "dull and functional" football at Manchester United and of having a "baffling" transfer policy by former England striker …