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Report: Internet-Free Twitter Service Coming to International Markets

Twitter will soon be available to some international mobile users without Internet access, according to Reuters.<p>Twitter is partnering with U2opia, a …

A New Family Tradition: The 24-Hour Layover

When planning this year’s trip to Spain, I faced a dilemma. Flights were not only expensive, but the connections between the U.S. and Ibiza were so bad that our choices included either very long layovers or switching airlines to make it to the islands within a 24-hour period.<p>Switching airlines …

How to Photograph Kids

TravelTraveler Magazine<p><b>Reader Question</b> (this time, from <i>Traveler</i> Associate Editor Amy Alipio): How do you best photograph kids on location? I find it impossible to get all my children in the shot, in focus, and not making goofy faces.<p><b>My Answer</b>: Getting really great photos of your kids — especially …

Sun-powered parking space will charge electric cars anywhere

The EV ARC is a platform the size of a parking space that can charge electric vehicles using energy from the sun.<p>16 Oct 2013<p>The Obama administration …

This New Smart Wheel Will Instantly Make Your Bike Electric

The FlyKly Smart Wheel is a slim, lightweight motor that easily attaches to your back wheel and–voila!–you don’t have to pedal anymore. Extra bonus: Your bike can now track your routes.<p>A few years ago, a shiny red wheel that turns any bike into an electric bike emerged from MIT’s SENSEable City …

TOMS Shoes rethinks its 'buy one, give one' model of helping the needy

The "buy one, give one" business model of TOMS Shoes - buy a pair and the California-based company will give a pair to a child in need - has spawned many copy-cats.<p>These days, you can buy an array of products - from solar panels, to baby goods, to soccer balls - and the manufacturer will give a …

The Secret to Staying Motivated

Forget simply losing weight! Here, five much better reasons to get moving<p>When it comes to managing a hectic schedule, daily to-dos that don't have tangible and immediate payoffs usually find themselves falling off your checklist. That includes exercise. "The reality is that physical activity …

Facebook Finally Lets You Edit Posts

If autocorrect has ever ruined your Facebook post, your prayers have been answered. Facebook introduced the ability to edit status updates starting …

Seven Ways Musicians Make Money Off YouTube

You’d think because “The Internet” equals “music piracy,” your favorite pop stars would never make any money from those millions and millions of …

BlackBerry opens up private beta for BBM on Android

BlackBerry has started testing out versions of its BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) client for Android and iOS with a select group of people, suggesting that the full release for each platform is just around the corner.<p>The company has promised repeatedly to deliver the cross-platform versions of the …

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The Teacher's Guide to Social Media

Education is a two-way street — oftentimes, those who teach could stand to learn a few things as well.<p>Social media, for one, is largely dominated by …

Photoist: July 26, 2013

<b>The Singularity Complex</b> by Eighteen for Life<p><i>Photoist is the first post we publish every weekday morning, featuring an image (or two) by a</i> …

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Idris Elba reveals the story behind the name of his production company ‘Green Door’ [x]

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Hackers Sabotage Jay-Z's Magna Carta Android App

Jay-Z can now add at least one more to his list of 99 problems.<p>Two weeks ago, the rapper and entrepreneur announced that he was dropping <i>Magna Carta</i> …

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