Meet bhakta

51 Flips | 1 Magazine | 72 Likes | 3 Followers | @Meetbhakta2015 | Keep up with Meet bhakta on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Meet bhakta”

Dad Of 4 Girls Tweets Conversations With His Daughters, Proves Parenting Is Fun

Indianapolis based blogger James Breakwell is considered by some to be the funniest dad on Twitter. His secret? He just tweets his daily …

There's a dangerous bubble growing in China's economy

Based on Friday's GDP report, which came in at 6.7% for the first quarter, it seemed that the country is growing at the pace many expected (depending on what you think of the country's statistics).<p>The problem, however, wasn't the headline number but instead the way that the country grew, according …

Microsoft Outlook comes to Android Wear smartwatches

A more powerful email app for Google's smartwatch OS<p>Microsoft's Outlook email app now has a dedicated Android Wear client. Once downloaded, you'll be able to reply with pre-set messages or dictate a response with voice instead of relying only on default smartwatch commands. You can also scroll to …

7 Pictures That Prove Why Ralph Lauren Should Be Your Denim Style Icon

As far as men’s denim icons go, Bruce Springsteen’s bum gets all the credit. And while I won’t argue with the Levi’s-clad derriere of The Boss—I am from New Jersey, after all—I’d like to add another name into the pantheon of dudes who do denim well: Ralph Lauren. Yes, the man you know for …

Ralph Lauren

How an American became a professional ninja in Japan

Chris O'Neill is a ninja. Really.<p>A Japanese tourism board just hired 29-year-old O'Neill to perform with six other ninjas, both in the country and …

Of *Course* Duchess Kate Played Cricket In A Dress And Wedges

She's not like a regular mom, she's a cool mom.<p>It's here! It's finally here!<p>After months of speculation and excitement surrounding Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge's trip to India, the couple landed in Mumbai Sunday. The highly anticipated trip kicked off with a whirlwind of events and …

Kate Middleton

The Colbert Crowd Was Not Ready for This Japanese Metal Band's TV Debut

They're called Babymetal, and they can rock harder than all of us.<p>Babymetal, a band consisting of three Japanese schoolgirls dressed like Satan's little helpers, is far from Japan's weirdest musical act. Compared to eyeball enthusiast Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, shellfish impersonators Autopsy Report of a …

New Albums

15 Habits to Make Yourself Mentally Strong This Year | Inc.com

In business, there are times when you need to be mentally acute to make tough decisions.<p>In leadership, there are times when you need to be mentally tough to navigate through complex information.<p>In life, there are times when you need to be mentally sharp, to make good decisions fast.<p>In those times …

Self-help

The 17 equations that changed the world

In 2012, Mathematician Ian Stewart came out with an excellent and deeply researched book titled "In Pursuit of the Unknown: 17 Equations That Changed the World.<p>His book takes a look at the most pivotal equations of all time, and puts them in a human, rather than technical context.<p>"Equations …

Indian scientists develop technology for effective cancer treatment

A team of Indian scientists from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard Medical School has made an important breakthrough by developing a …

Google somehow got through China’s firewall for nearly two hours last night

For a brief spell last night, uncensored Google search was alive and kicking within China’s borders. For roughly 105 mins, according to the <i>South China Morning Post</i>, residents inside the People’s Republic had free, unrestricted use of Google’s popular search domain.<p>China’s government level …

China

Planet Nine: Scientists find more evidence that hidden planet is sitting at the edge of our solar system

New evidence strengthens the idea that there is a mysterious planet hiding at the far edge of our solar system.<p>Objects have been spotted moving …

Universe

How one programmer broke the internet by deleting a tiny piece of code

A man in Oakland, California, disrupted web development around the world last week by deleting 11 lines of code.<p>The story of how 28-year-old Azer Koçulu briefly broke the internet shows how writing software for the web has become dependent on a patchwork of code that itself relies on the …

JavaScript

A World War Has Begun - Break The Silence

I have been filming in the Marshall Islands, which lie north of Australia, in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. Whenever I tell people where I have …

Pacific Ocean

This Underwater Hotel Wants To Lead The Way In Restoring Reefs

The moving hotel's owners plan to restore coral reefs wherever it's located.<p>When it comes to the future of travel, many experts have looked beyond Earth to the cosmos, naming space tourism as the next big trend.<p>But it turns out there's another trend that's quietly making waves on our home planet, …

Local Economies

'Paranormal Activity VR' Game Debuts at GDC, SXSW

Epic Games’ VR Lounge at the Game Developers Conference (GDC) in San Francisco March 14-16 will serve up the worldwide premiere of the latest</i> …

Jide’s Slick Remix OS Tweaks Android For PC-Style Productivity

A startup comprised of a trio of ex-Google engineers is doing something Google has roundly failed to do: make Android compelling on larger-screen devices like tablets and even PCs.<p>Jide Technology, which was founded in 2014 and raised $1.6 million on Kickstarter last summer with a pitch to build …

Urban Brawl: China Targets ‘Weird’ Buildings, Gated Communities

A new blueprint for the future of China’s sprawling cities promises to demolish two towering symbols of the country’s runaway growth: eye-catching architecture and gated housing complexes.<p>About the latter at least, Chinese urbanites appear none too pleased.<p>The guidelines for development of China’s …

Urbanism

The most extreme hotels around the world

Costa Rica

5. Outlast 2

The original Outlast played a big part in reviving the video game horror genre. After years of increasingly inferior outings for the Silent Hill and …

Horror

12 eerie images of enormous Chinese cities completely empty of people

Throughout China, there are hundreds of cities that have almost everything one needs for a modern, urban lifestyle: high-rise apartment complexes, developed waterfronts, skyscrapers, and even public art. Everything, that is, except one major factor: people.<p>These mysterious — and almost completely …

The face of Android will completely change this weekend

Something cool is happening this weekend: Nearly all the big Android smartphone makers are launching a top-of-the-line model, a "flagship" in …

Four Israeli women stabbed in a week as Palestinian attacks shift to settlements

Israeli military sees a “worrying new trend” as two Jewish women are murdered and two more wounded in settlements in the occupied West Bank<p>As Shlomit Krigman was nearing the edge of the playground, her killers were vaulting the fence.<p>The two young Palestinian men, clad in black and armed with …

Israel

The Two Movies We'll Be Talking About For The Rest Of The Year

Nate Parker's The Birth of a Nation and Kenneth Lonergan's Manchester by the Sea set the Sundance Film Festival aflame.<p><i>Manchester by the Sea</i> contains the saddest goddamn invitation to lunch you'll ever find in the movie — the sort of scene that floors you with its emotional rawness, all of it …

Manchester By The Sea

Oscar-Nominated Movie Posters With White Actors Removed

Amal Clooney Pulls a Coat Dress Styling Trick Even Kate Middleton Hasn't Thought of Yet

When Amal Clooney left a meeting with the British prime minister in London, she was wearing a crisp black coat that polished off her workwear staples: tights, pumps, and a Dolce & Gabbana tote. "Wait just a minute," we thought, as we zoomed in on her Winter outerwear. "Check out those golden …

"Capturing Action" Photo Assignment

Edit Your View<p>Posted feb 9, 2016<p>I’m loving all of the photos coming in for “Capturing Action.” I especially love that many of you are waiting to submit all three photos to see what you get over the course of the assignment. Editing is often the hardest part of an assignment. Stepping back and …

DSLR Cameras

Astrobiology - The Hunt for Life Beyond Earth

Astrobiologist Kevin Hand prepares to deploy a rover beneath the ice of Alaska's Sukok Lake. When a probe finally reaches Europa, its search for life may be modeled on trial runs like this. And with the powerful SLS rocket NASA is designing, he says, "we could potentially get to Jupiter and Europa …

Universe

'Gates of Heaven' Photograph

CLAIM<p>Scientists are stumped by a photograph taken by the Hubble Telescope, and some believe it shows "the gates of heaven."<p>RATING<p>ORIGIN<p>A photograph …

Monster snow storm bears down on US east coast threatening chaos

State of emergency has been declared in Washington DC and five states as 30 inches of snow and high winds may shut down up to a third of the country<p>A massive snow storm is expected to hit the US east coast on Friday, paralysing the eastern third of the nation as high winds and blizzards are …

Weather