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'Game of Thrones' Conspiracy Theory Explains Jon Snow's Parentage

<b>This video and post contain spoilers for Game of Thrones.</b><p>Jon Snow may know nothing, but the Internet, as usual, knows everything.<p>A new video, titled …

5 Tips to Work Smarter, Not Harder

The more efficiently you run your day-to-day business affairs, the more time you have for other important tasks. Chris Ridd, managing director of …

Cross-Laminated Timber is the Most Advanced Building Material

Cross-Laminated Timber Continues to Impress Builders and Engineers<p>On a cloudy day in early October, the architect Andrew Waugh circles the base of a nondescript apartment tower in Shoreditch, a neighborhood in East London. Shoreditch suffered heavily during the blitz of World War II—“urban renewal, …

Engineering

More evidence that the big phone is the new small tablet

Earlier this week, tucked into commentary in a fairly dismal earnings preview, Samsung said that “the demand for 5- to 6-inch smartphones …

Microsoft’s new “worldview” marks a complete change from what made it huge in the first place

Microsoft finally, truly realizes it must change. In a manifesto published today, new CEO Satya Nadella lays out a sweeping plan for the company, starting with the line: “We live in a mobile-first and cloud-first world.”<p>That might seem obvious to anyone who’s been paying attention. And Nadella has …

Satya Nadella

Market share of iPhone may increase as U.S. smartphone growth tails off, predicts analyst

There are early signs that Apple’s market share of the U.S. smartphone market may increase as we move through the ‘Late Majority’ phase and into ‘Laggards’, suggests Asymco’s Horace Dediu.<p>For those who weren’t paying attention in economics classes in school, new products tend to experience an …

Galaxy Note 4 benchmark suggests that the Exynos 5433 outpaces the Snapdragon 805

Last week, hardware specifications for the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 4 leaked via the AnTuTu benchmark database. The eagle eyed amongst you may have noticed that something important was missing – the actual benchmark scores. Fortunately, the full array of CPU and GPU scores have now been posted, …

Galaxy Note

10 Things Most Successful People Do At Night Before Sleep

Being a leader of a company or organization is certainly a difficult and often frustrating position – but it can also be tremendously …

Self-improvement

11 Simple Ways to Make Yourself Happy Every Day

Want to be happier and more successful? Commit to doing one kind thing for yourself every day for a month.<p>Want to be happier? Begin by being good to yourself. That may sound self-evident, but too many people skip this step and try to make themselves happy by chasing ever-higher goals, or holding …