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The new Moto X could be the best Android phone ever made

And Motorola certainly needs a love-at-first-touch reaction: the first-generation Moto X, as terrific as it was, failed to make much of a dent in developed markets. (When the 75 million unit-per-quarter Samsung machine is the market you’re trying to dent, the challenge looms undeniably large.)<p>The …

Bob Dylan Details 31-Date North American Fall Tour

Bob Dylan will embark on a 31-date North American tour, beginning October 17th at Seattle’s Paramount Theater. The trek features several residencies …

How Ernö Rubik Created the Rubik's Cube

<b>This story originally appeared in the August 2014 issue of mental_floss magazine. Subscribe to our print edition here, and our iPad edition here.</b><p>The …

WikiWand Makes Wikipedia Beautiful

Wikipedia is one of the Web’s most visited properties. From quantum mechanics to Laurel and Hardy, the online encyclopedia delivers good primers on just about any topic you can think of. But doesn’t the interface sometimes feel as though it belongs to a previous era? The Wikipedia of August 2004 …

The Rise of Tech Designed for Low-Income Americans

One of the pieces of advice I hear regularly for startup founders looking for a business idea is to find a problem they’re experiencing and set out to solve it. It’s excellent advice – some of the best companies have been built on that premise – but it also has an enormous blindspot.<p>If tech …

Apple iPhone 6 Schematics Leaked From Apple Supplier

Apple iPhone 6 is just a few weeks away, but that shouldn’t stop the rumor mill from leaking every single bit of information it can. We’ve see leaked …

YouTube will start charging to see music videos with no ads

YouTube is responsible for making free videos an integral part of the Internet, but its anticipated move into charging users to see videos without advertisements is drawing opposition from some of the network's music partners.<p>The most vocal opponents are independent music labels, who say they are …

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Get Hurt

It’s always been there under the New Jersey grit, but this band fully unleashes its inner Who on its fifth studio album. “So what you wanna say is/My …

Quirky tactics that agents sometimes use to sell homes | The Star

When you choose a real estate agent, the decision should be about more than the cost of their commission. It should be also be about their ability to …

Concussion sensor gets a cool reception from sports helmet firms

<i>Each week, we seek expert advice to help a small or medium-sized business overcome a key issue.</i><p>With sports-related concussions making headlines, you'd think a screening tool designed to make contact sports safer for children would be a slam dunk.<p>Not so, says Danny Crossman, co-founder and chief …