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Sleep Test Will Tell You If You Need to Catch More Zs

Everyone can probably benefit from a few extra Zs at night, but is your lack of sleep at the level of sleep deprivation?<p>In a new video from YouTube …

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India kicks off world's biggest election in remote northeast

DIBRUGARH, India (Reuters) - The first Indians cast their votes on Monday in the world’s biggest election, with Hindu nationalist opposition candidate Narendra Modi holding a strong lead but likely to fall short of a majority.<p>Some 815 million people are registered to vote over the next five weeks …

Rare access to a mobile phone quality-testing lab

BBC chief business correspondent Linda Yueh has been granted rare access to the mobile manufacturer ZTE's quality testing lab in Shenzhen, China.<p>This is where the firm - the world's fifth biggest handset maker by volume - conducts various stress tests on its designs.<p>ZTE was granted 16,000 patents …

All You Is Now a Part of Southern Living

All You, a destination for the value-minded women looking to live well for less, is closing its doors–but don’t worry, you will still be able to find …

Samsung Galaxy S5 Vs. iPhone 5S: Which Is Best?

February's announcement of the Samsung Galaxy S5 not only raised the South Korean giant's game in the smartphone space - it also made gave its …

Snowden: Surveillance is 'setting fire' to the internet

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1059000/1059447_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534432488_e94d8af442cb1b8a5ef5236d39cd853b<p><b>Global mass surveillance conducted by the US and other governments is "setting fire to the future of the internet", Edward Snowden told a packed</b> …

Warner Bros. invests $18 million in struggling Machinima

Warner Bros. Is Buying a Stake in Struggling YouTube Net Machinima. Here’s Why<p>After months of rumors, Warner Bros. is now making its $18 million …

Physicist proposes a new type of computing at SXSW. Check out orbital computing

The demand for computing power is constantly rising, but we’re heading to the edge of the cliff in terms of increasing performance — both in terms of …

BlackBerry's identity crisis continues

To say that BlackBerry's had it tough these past few years would be putting it mildly, if not too delicately for a company emerging from a period of willful ignorance. The Waterloo-based outfit, formerly known as Research in Motion, played an embarrassing game of catch-up in the mobile space it …

Hyper Dimensional Photographs in the Streets of So Paulo

Imagine walking down a busy, metropolitan street and suddenly looking up to see a huge, hyper dimensional photograph of a person staring down at you. Street artist Raquel Brust has been introducing this kind of experience in So Paulo, Brazil since 2008 with <i>Projeto Giganto</i>, which she describes as “a …

NASA Shares Gorgeous Gallery of Cosmic Imagery Ahead of Cosmos Premier

Tonight, at 9pm EST, more than 70 nations will broadcast the first episode in the 13-part remake of the show Cosmos. It will be the biggest launch …

Scared Of Failing? Ask Yourself These 6 Fear-Killing Questions

Warren Berger, author of A More Beautiful Question, collected the provocative questions top designers, tech innovators, and entrepreneurs ask themselves to spark creativity.<p><i>[Editor’s note: The following is the first in a three-part series of posts adapted from Warren Berger’s new book,</i> A More …

Walmart Planning E-Commerce Marketplace To Enter India, Challenge eBay, Amazon

India’s e-commerce industry is on fire. After eBay doubled down on its India play by investing $133 million in Snapdeal a week ago, the world’s biggest retailer, Walmart, is now looking to build a marketplace for tapping into the country’s e-commerce industry, which is expected to grow sevenfold to …