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What Happens When Video Games Can Read Your Face

Affectiva’s emotion-sensing technology now helps game developers personalize games to the player’s mood.<p>Game developers have always been interested in how players might react to the characters and plots they created—but what if they could tell exactly how the player was feeling and tailor the game …

Gameplay

Five men with one mission: Keep women in India safe

In India, a sexual assaultoccurs every 22.5 minutes.<p>It's a startling statistic from India's National Crime Records Bureau.<p>"The public doesn't read about most of these incidents in the newspapers," said Manik Mehta, cofounder of startup Leaf Wearables. "But this fact shook us to the core."<p>Mehta and …

India

Missing man’s body seen on Google Maps after nine years

The body of a man who had been missing for nearly a decade can be seen on Google Maps – in a car at the bottom of a lake.<p>According to details supplied by the Kent County Sheriff's Department in Michigan, Davie Lee Niles' remains were found in the depths of a funeral home pond last Tuesday. However, …

Apple Loop: iPhone 7 Leak Is Bad News, iPad Pro Review, Tim Cook Attacks Microsoft

Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop includes the potential iPhone 7 Mini, Apple ditching AMOLED screens, various iPad Pro reviews from around the web, Tim Cook’s attack on the Microsoft Surface, Apple’s failure in design, Apple Pay in 10 Downing Street, …

IPhone 7

Facebook Is Keeping You From Being Happy, Study Suggests

We don't like this.<p>Facebook is ruining all of our lives.<p>Okay, so that's not completely true, but a new study from the cheerily-named Happiness Research Institute suggests that staying off Facebook can actually make you happier.<p>Not that this isn't something we haven't already heard before. Many …

4 things every new entrepreneur should splurge on

If you’re a new entrepreneur, you probably want to keep as much money in your pocket as possible. Starting a business of your own can be a financial strain, and when you’re just getting started, it’s natural to have fears about money.<p>There are investments you need to make as a startup — like design …

10 Ways to Show Love to Someone With Depression

<b>Do You Love Someone With Depression?</b><p>If you have a partner or are close to someone who struggles with depression, you may not always know how to show them you love them. One day they may seem fine, and the next they are sad, distant and may push you away. It is important that you know that as a …

Microsoft is using the cloud to help you make beautiful PowerPoint slides

For most people, PowerPoint is boring. When you need to make a presentation, it’s the most basic and obvious choice. Unless you have some design chops and/or a lot of time, a ‘beautiful PowerPoint presentation’ is often something of an oxymoron.<p>But that could start changing. Microsoft is …

Play the Android 6.0 Marshmallow Easter egg game

Google loves to add Easter eggs to its services and software for users to discover. These are hidden features or mini-games that exist just for fun. The latest version of Android, dubbed Marshmallow, also contains an Easter egg for you to enjoy when you need to kill a little time.<p>Much like last …

Android News

What Science Fiction Transportation Technology Actually Made No Sense?

The flying cars from <i>Back to the Future Part II</i> sound absolutely great, if you don’t think about them for even a microsecond. And that’s because when …

New HTC One X9 leak offers another look at the unannounced phone

Another day, another HTC One X9 leak. This time we’re getting a peek at the unannounced Android phone from TENAA, which is sort of like China’s …

Mobile Technology

Justin Bieber answers questions, performs songs for fans

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Justin Bieber is proving to fans that he has a new "Purpose" in life.<p>On the day of his latest album release, the beleaguered pop …

Mysterious Space Junk Hurtling Towards Earth Crashes Into Indian Ocean

A mysterious piece of space junk that was detected hurtling towards Earth about a month ago splashed down in the Indian Ocean this morning, …

Vinyl brings in more money than YouTube for UK music labels

YouTube views aren't translating into profit for British musicians, and even vinyl sales are bringing in more money. According to <i>The Guardian</i>, that is what British music industry association's (BPI) head honcho, Geoff Taylor, claimed when he spoke at the Music Futures conference in England. …

David Beckham Unicef charity match: Paul Scholes and co defeat Luis Figo and Ronaldinho at Old Trafford

Reaction as Great Britain and Ireland celebrate beating the Rest of the World 3-1 in Unicef's 'Match for Children', as Michael Owen scores a brace

How smartwatches liberate their wearers

Long gone are the days where smartwatches are branded alongside the pocket protector.<p>Strapping a screen to your wrist is the new geek-chic. Fashion aside, smartwatches have finally reached the point where the hardware, software and styling have melded together to create something both beautiful and …

Scientists Pinpoint What Level of Vitamin D Promotes Heart Health

THURSDAY, Nov. 12, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers say they've identified the minimum level of vitamin D needed for good heart health.<p>Previous …

WOW! Preity Zinta Just Revealed 10 Juicy Details From The Bachchan Diwali Party!

Preity Zinta<p>The Diwali season is officially over and our stars partied in style (check out 50 best Diwali Instagrams Bollywood posted). From the …

8 things you say all the time that could be holding you back from getting rich

Your thoughts, actions, and even your choice of words could mean the difference between living a wealthy life and an average life.<p>"If you spend time around the wealthy and the middle class, it's an eye-opening experience to hear the differences in how the two groups speak," writes Steve Siebold, a …

Self-improvement

Dubai Orders Jetpacks for Firefighters to Battle Skyscraper Blazes

Dubai Orders Jetpacks for Firefighters to Battle Skyscraper BlazesThe Martin jetpack.Courtesy of Martin Aircraft Company.The Martin jetpack model …

Elon Musk: 500-mile-range Teslas are 'less than 10 years away'

Would you consider an electric car as your main mode of transportation if it could go 500 miles on a single charge?<p>According to Tesla founder Elon …

World's First 3D Printed Road Ready Car: LM3D By Local Motors

Car lovers are not easily impressed. Sure, every year we get new models, but often they look un-impressively like last year’s models. Prototypes emerge that catch interest and excitement. Overall, innovation is incremental with some notable exceptions, such as, Tesla, and Local Motors.<p>Earlier this …

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Seven sex scenes in movies that might be real sex

Longtime provocateur Gaspar Noé returns to NYC movie theaters with <i>Love</i>, a sexually explicit romance shot in 3-D—one, it should be said, that makes …

5 Issues Entrepreneurs Need to Be Aware of When Working With Big Customers

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For a small business, landing a big name client can be a dream come true. Big companies can often afford to pay well for services. Plus, they are a boon for marketing, lending cachet and credibility to a small business. It makes …

Small Business

World's Most Dangerous Travel Destinations For The Adventure Man

For a brave breed of traveller, only the world’s most dangerous destinations will do. They happily trade the daily grind for adrenaline-charged …

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