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Why Model Seung Joon Ahn Was the Breakout Star of Seoul Fashion Week

At Seoul Fashion Week, it’s not uncommon to see businessmen in three-piece suits craning over crowds to snap iPhone photos of models, or girls skipping school to catch a glimpse of—and beg for selfies with—their favorite idols. So when Seung Joon Ahn enters Dongdaemun Design Plaza’s Juan Valdez …

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The stealthy, Eric Schmidt startup that's working to put Hillary Clinton in the White House

An under-the-radar startup funded by billionaire Eric Schmidt has become a major technology vendor for Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign, underscoring the bonds between Silicon Valley and Democratic politics.<p>The Groundwork, according to Democratic campaign operatives and technologists, is …

A veggie-cheeseburger startup that Google tried to buy has raised $108 million

Impossible Foods Impossible Foods, a startup that wants to make veggie burgers and vegan cheeses, has raised a whopping $108 million round of funding, TechCrunch reports.<p>The startup is working to develop a plant-based cheeseburger.<p>Impossible Foods' goal is to make a burger that looks like a ground …

Andrew Bogut lost 22 pounds after watching documentary about sugar

Andrew Bogut cut sugar out of his diet after watching a documentary called "Is Sugar the New Fat?"<p>Eliminating sugar from his diet, Golden State …

Why I'll pay for Apple Music, Spotify AND Google Play Music

The first 3-month free trials of Apple Music will be coming to an end in a few days, and we can expect to see a crop of ‘should you keep paying?’ articles. Many people will be trying to decide whether to pay for Spotify, Apple Music or a rival, but why choose? Paying for more than one is a …

Apple Music

How 'Human' Is This Newly Discovered Species?

The discovery of a new human-related species, named <i>Homo naledi</i>, has thrown the evolutionary biology world for a loop. The newfound species<i>,</i> uncovered …

How to uninstall apps in Windows 10

Microsoft's newest desktop operating system, the Windows 10, brings a plethora of intuitive features waiting to be explored, such as Start menu …

Google is sidestepping the FAA to test its unmanned drones on US soil

Google is testing its Project Wing unmanned aircrafts, otherwise known as drones, over United States soil with quiet approval by NASA, according to a new report by the <i>Guardian</i>. The technology giant would otherwise have to receive a 333 exemption by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), a …

How to make Cortana search Google in Windows 10

Developers have found a workaround that forces Microsoft's personal assistant Cortana to search for answers on Google rather than Bing<p>Microsoft launched Windows 10 this week, bringing with it a new user interface, a new browser, integration with Microsoft's digital personal assistant Cortana, and …

Google Cofounders Page and Brin Just Made About $8 Billion In a Day

Google Co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin just added $4 billion to their individual fortunes. And it’s all thanks to the stock market.<p>Shares of …

Apple Ads Based On Your Credit Balance Pushes Privacy Beyond The Limit

Apple has once again aimed squarely at the FinTech market and followed up its recent patent application for P2P banking with another: e-commerce advertising based on your available bank balance.<p>With it’s latest filing with the USPA, Apple is looking at a;<p>Method and system for targeted advertising …

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Ron Paul Backs Iran Nuclear Deal: "It's To The Benefit Of World Peace"

Ron Paul expressed support for President Obama's nuclear deal with Iran in two interviews this week, saying in one that the agreement was "to the benefit of world peace."<p>The former Texas congressman's position stands in contrast to that of many Republicans, including his son, Kentucky senator and …

World Peace

Jeb Bush 'should be embarrassed' by his overtime pay claims, economists say

Experts say the Republican presidential candidate’s assertions that changes to overtime pay would result in fewer jobs and lower pay show he is misinformed<p>Jeb Bush has created a flap with another statement about American workers. In an appearance in Council Bluffs, Iowa, on Tuesday, he said Barack …

Jeb Bush

Stephen Colbert and Neil deGrasse Tyson talk Pluto New Horizons discovery

With the New Horizons spacecraft sending back images of Pluto to Earth, Stephen Colbert only wanted to discuss the dwarf planet with Neil deGrasse …

Even Rupert Murdoch thinks Trump’s wrong

By Lindsey Bever<p>Lindsey Bever<p>General assignment reporter covering national and breaking news<p>Email Bio Follow<p>When news came over the weekend that the world’s most notorious drug lord, Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán, escaped from maximum-security prison in Mexico, Republican presidential candidate Donald …

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Leap Second confuses Twitter and Android

Users reported problems with Android and Twitter as the leap second was added to atomic time<p>The software meltdown which experts feared would take place when a leap second was added to atomic clocks was not as widespread as feared, but it did cause several glitches.<p>Twitter and Android were both …

Modular Parts Allow You to Custom Build the Lightsaber of Your Dreams

For many <i>Star Wars</i> fans, having their own lightsaber might be just a dream. But through Saber Forge, it's a reality. The Portland-based company makes high-end, accurate laser swords, and they've recently launched a Kickstarter campaign for their new endeavor called Adaptive Saber Parts (ASP). It's a …

Verizon ordered to finish fiber build that it promised but didn’t deliver

NYC says Verizon failed to extend FiOS to all households.<p>New York City officials today ordered Verizon to complete fiber builds that the company was …

Independent labels aren't signing up for Apple Music because they fear it will put them out of business

Apple Music is going to launch with a free, three-month trial period to tempt users onto its platform. And music labels and artists won't be paid anything for the songs played during that time.<p>This could be disastrous for independent British labels, some of them are complaining, because they cannot …

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Why You Should Consider Zoodles: The Non-Carb for Carb Lovers

Like fashion, no food trend is ever truly new—just reinvented. Take spiralized vegetables, for instance—the pasta-like ribbons of produce that have recently taken over our Instagram feeds and launched a generation of blogs and book deals—which are being credited with everything from weight loss to …

‘Extremist’ sect threatens protests against Dalai Lama during UK visit

Mainstream Buddhists in Britain urged not to respond to ‘provocations’ planned for this month and allegedly backed by Beijing<p><b>This article is the subject of a column by the readers’ editor</b><p>Its followers believe it can help them achieve serenity, but Buddhism itself is under assault from a toxic …

Elon Musk is one step closer to making his ambitious $10 billion satellite internet business a reality

The rocket company has asked permission from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to begin to test beaming high-speed internet from space using satellites, according to a report from the Washington Post.<p>Musk originally shared his idea of using satellites in space as a way to provide internet …