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Soaring student loan debt poses risk to nation's future economic growth

Jorge Villalba was a construction worker when the housing market began slowing in 2005, so the Glendale resident changed jobs and decided to invest in his future by going to college.<p>So far, the investment hasn't paid off.<p>Villalba, 34, owes $158,000 in student loans for his four-year degree in …

New version of Google Glass may be in testing

Hey there GG1<p>At the beginning of this year, the Google Glass program was moved into Tony Fadell's Nest division and the questions surrounding the wearable changed from "when will this weird head gadget finally die" to "when will this weird head gadget be reinvented and released to consumers." Since …

Researchers have broken the capacity limits of fiber optic networks

You can allay those fears that the fiber optic network that delivers your internet is going to overload. At UC San Diego's Qualcomm Institute, engineers not only broke the supposed limits of fiber optic data transmission — they utterly smashed it, increasing the power of optical signals almost …

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Apple Watch OS 1.0.1 Records Heart Rate Irregularly on Purpose

In the latest update of Apple Watch OS 1.0.1, users are reporting that their heart rates are being recorded more sporadically instead of every 10 minutes. Previously thought to be a bug, Apple has now confirmed that this behavior is actually intentional. Huh?<p>In Watch OS 1.0, the user’s heart rate …

Five things you can do to be happier right now

Most people are wrong about the things that will make them happy. Professor Paul Dolan says it's actually quite simple<p>Earning more money; <b>bagging the fabulous job</b> you have always wanted or travelling the world might seem like the <b>key to happiness</b>.<p>But according to happiness expert Prof Paul Dolan, …

7 common tech myths busted

I know you've had the experience of sharing a "fact" you've known for years, only to have someone point out that it's actually wrong. In the fast-changing tech universe, it's very common. Here are seven myths that I hear people saying over and over, but are not exactly accurate.<p><b>1. You shouldn't</b> …

Uber will let drivers track your location, but only if you agree (update)

Uber has rewritten its privacy policy to make it easier to grok and added some very important changes. According to the updated guidelines, the ride-sharing app will soon give drivers the power to track your location <i>if</i> you allow it to, so long as it remains running in the background. This, Uber …

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