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America Is Ready for Gay Marriage

As the Supreme Court hears arguments for legalizing same-sex unions nationally, shifting public opinion could convince the justices to act.<p>Gay marriage is now legal in 37 states. Eighteen states have legalized it in the past six months alone. Meanwhile, public support continues to increase, with 61 …

American Millennials Are Some Of The World's Least Skilled People, Study Finds

We American Millennials are really, really good at using today's technology.<p>That's probably because we've forced companies to make technology that's extremely easy to use, and that's better at doing our day-to-day tasks than we are. But with easy power comes no responsibility, it seems. According …

10 Lessons We Could All Learn From 1960s Cocktail Parties

No matter which decade you were born into (and later partied in), there's a pretty good chance that you're familiar with the cocktail parties of the 1960s. This is largely thanks to Mad Men -- the award-winning TV show with an unusually high number of drinks poured -- but also because in their …

Nasa reveals plans to produce breathable air on Mars

Science fiction came one step closer to becoming reality after scientists announced their plans to introduce oxygen to Mars’ atmosphere.<p>After sending …

3 reasons entrepreneurs shouldn’t be scared of Bitcoin

You might be aware that the price of Bitcoin has fallen from over $1,000 in December 2013 to $200 in February 2015. Although this does not mean Bitcoin is less attractive as an industry, entrepreneurs are becoming more hesitant to enter the market.<p>At BTC.sx, a Bitcoin trading platform, we have been …

Startup’s drone soars for hours on wind power alone

Although small commercial drones are getting more and more sophisticated with each passing month, most these days have a maximum battery life of around 20 minutes or so. But one startup has a plan for drones that can stay aloft for hours.<p>The company, Newport Beach, California’s XAir Unmanned Aerial …

How Europe is producing ‘super startups’

“They do things bigger and better in America.” Whether referring to automobiles, movies, homes, skyscrapers, or fast food menus, this is a familiar refrain in Europe.<p>The digital era has been no different, with Silicon Valley held up as the touchstone against which to measure all tech startups.<p>Yet a …

How To Make The Most Of Google Hangout For Your Business

Google is well known for providing small business owners and entrepreneurs with a variety of useful tools to help them improve productivity and …

These Travel Instagram Accounts Will Inspire Extreme Wanderlust

Toronto native Tom Ryaboi—better known by his Instagram handle @roof_topper—has “been on more roofs than Santa Claus,” shooting gorgeous, …

Even for the active, a long sit shortens life and erodes health

Maybe those of us who sit for long hours in meetings, on phone calls, and tapping away at keyboards should be getting hazard pay. New research that distills the findings of 47 studies concludes that those of us who sit for long hours raise our average risk of cancer, cardiovascular disease,<p>type 2 …