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In Case You Were Wondering: A Sex Therapist Shares the 7 Most Asked Questions

Sex is hardly as taboo as it once was, but for many couples, talking about their wants and needs can still be awkward or uncomfortable. "If you can't …

More married women are cheating — here’s a glimpse into their ‘addictive’ secrets

For a long time, infidelity was seen as a man’s game, a cliché story line of married business men hooking up with their secretaries. But the …

Huawei came really close to selling as many phones as Apple

The gap in global phone sales between Apple and Huawei is smaller than ever.<p>Apple, the world's No. 2 phone seller by volume, sold 41 million iPhones in the second quarter. Huawei, the No. 3 global phone brand thanks to its popularity in China and Europe, sold 38.5 million phones during the same …

US intel report: Risk of conflicts between nations will increase over the next 5 years to levels not seen since the Cold War

The risk of conflicts between and within nations will increase over the next five years to levels not seen since the Cold War as global growth slows, the post-World War Two order erodes and anti-globalization fuels nationalism, said a U.S. intelligence report released on Monday.<p>"These trends will …

Geopolitics

Samsung exec: People aren't fooled by Apple anymore

Logic isn't all that, at least as far as real humans are concerned.<p>It's one of the great frustrations of the engineering community that real humans don't think like engineers. Which means, just occasionally, that they reject wonderfully engineered objects for those that look pretty. Or even those …

UK to raise slavery concerns with Thailand after prawn exposé

Ministers will seek ways to raise concerns with Thailand about the use of slaves to produce prawns supplied to UK supermarkets following an investigation by the Guardian, Baroness Warsi, a Foreign Office minister, has said.<p>The senior Conservative said the government expected the Thai authorities to …

'The Community Is In Shock' Third ISIS Jihadist Is From Aberdeen

The third British man, now identified in an ISIS recruitment video, was a normal lad more interested in football than mosque, his shocked community …

HTC admits it took its 'eyes off the ball' in neglecting low-end phones

Did you know that HTC still made cheaper phones like the Desire 601? Possibly not, considering the attention lavished upon the company's One series of flagships. HTC is now expecting its next quarter to be the worst so far, with the company's top executives admitting that the outfit "took [its] …

Facebook's Demographics Show Why No Other Social Network Can Match Its Potential For Marketers

But digging into the demographic data reveals more specific and compelling reasons why marketers should be active on Facebook, such as the fact that despite recent news coverage about how Facebook is getting older, it's still strongest in the young adult age bracket so precious to many marketers.<p>In …

Social Media

The year ahead: ten amazing science and technology innovations coming up in 2014

From the world's largest underground hotel to Star Wars-style holographic communication, the coming year is set to unveil an array of incredible advances in science and technology<p><b>Beam yourself across the world</b><p>The growth in video communication has been exponential. Skype now boasts 300 million …

Burnout is the consequence of a broken way of work

It’s the time of the year where we can start to feel overly stressed by the demands of work, family, and community. But for some of us, the stress at …

Financial services in developing countries

Access to traditional financial services, such as deposit-taking accounts and automatic teller machines (ATMs), in developing countries has expanded …

15 Breathtaking Images Of Cities Viewed From High Above

Whenever you visit a city anywhere in the world, some of the hardest shots to take are those sprawling images of the city beneath you.<p>Unless you’re …

Israel muzzles witness in US anti-terrorism lawsuit

<i>By Crispian Ballmer, Reuters</i><p>JERUSALEM -- The Israeli government has decided to prevent a key witness from testifying in an anti-terrorism case in the United States, drawing accusations that it is caving in to pressure from China.<p>The lawsuit revolves around allegations that Bank of China knowingly …

Intel Is Investing Billions Of Dollars Into This Unproven Technology

Moore's Law, named after Intel co-founder Gordon Moore, predicts that the number of transistors that can be cost-effectively packed into a chip will double every two years.<p>The more transistors on a chip, the more powerful the chip becomes without using more space or energy. That's why computers …

Investing

Twitter IPO at $17-$20/share; valuing company at over $10 billion

In this photo illustration, logos for Twitter are displayed on the internet on Sept.13, 2013 in London. Twitter announced on Thursday that it will price its shares at $17-$20 for its IPO. Mary Turner<p>Twitter said it plans to sell its shares in the range of $17 to $20 each, in an initial public …

Social Media

The inspirational Dennis Walters is no stranger to comebacks

<b>By Tim Rosaforte</b><p><i>From the October 21 edition of Golf World Monday:</i><p>Under the glass top of Dennis Walters' kitchen table is a photo taken at Royal Salisbury GC in Rhodesia during the 1972 Dunlop Masters. This was two years before Walters was in a golf cart accident that left him paralyzed from the …

8 Reasons You Shouldn't Do Everything Internally

Bad habits are tough to break as you grow as a leader. As a young leader, I always felt I had to do everything in-house. Every penny mattered, so even if our attempt was half-assed, we were doing it ourselves. Realizing that you can’t do everything internally — and that it’s better to hire outside …

Obama Is Giving Up Some Executive Power, and He’ll Still Get No Credit

When was the last time any president willingly gave up power, as Obama did Friday? By Michael Tomasky.<p>Predictably, everyone is unimpressed by the …

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President Obama: Pitch Perfect on Trayvon, yet Silent on Abdulrahman

Do Americans care as much about justice and individual rights when Muslim Americans are killed?<p>Few things divide us as quickly and powerfully as criminal trials that contain or spark racial controversy. Think of the police officers who beat Rodney King; the murder case against O.J. Simpson; the …

British Open Winner 2013: Phil Mickelson Becomes an All-Time Great with Win

With one of the most riveting fourth-round performances in recent memory, Phil Mickelson won the 2013 British Open. This marks Lefty's first win at the Open Championship and his fifth career major title.<p>In turn, Mickelson officially carves his name into the record books as one of the greatest …

Touch: Where Microsoft Went Wrong

Microsoft had a pretty bad week. The software giant announced disastrous earnings, which prompted its stock to tank more than 11 percent the next day. One reason for the bad quarter was the $900 million charge it took against “Surface RT” inventory adjustments, but even without this writedown, its …