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Amazon Aims to Be the Next Big Fashion Brand. Here's How | Inc.com

This month, not long after acquiring Whole Foods, Amazon quietly bolted on Body Labs, a New York artificial intelligence startup that creates 3D models of real people from photos, with better than 2-centimeter accuracy. Natasha Lomos and Jordan Crook, writing for <i>TechCrunch</i> which broke the …

eCommerce

“Very few decisions have to be final”: What I wish I’d known at age 21

When I was 21, I had no idea what I wanted to be when I grew up. I knew I was headed to law school, so I assumed I would be a lawyer for the rest of my life. I didn’t know that life is long enough to allow for reinvention, do-overs, and big errors—that very few decisions ever have to be final, or …

Student Finance

Trump administration sells out America to Saudi Arabia

This is the title of an article I would have written had a Democrat president engaged in the same obsequious behavior to the Saudis over the weekend. …

14 London exhibitions you need to see this autumn

The Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains<p>The V&A's prog-rock epic 13 May-1 October<p>The band's iconic story is brought to life on a giant, …

England

If You Want To Succeed In Business, Think Like a Shark

It takes years of hard work, vision, determination, and unbridled passion to be a successful business owner. While many entrepreneurs are aware of that, the one key element many must brush up on is the underlying financials of the business, especially if you're trying to bring new investors on …

How to Keep Your Brain Young and Healthy

Learn how mindfulness can protect your brain from aging, make you more productive, and improve your overall happiness.<p>The death of Muhammad Ali is a somber reminder of what can happen when we take our neurological health for granted. A magical and iconic figure, Ali, the most eloquent of pugilists, …

The ultimate lemon cheesecake recipe

This one is for all you lemon and cheesecake fans out there. Not overly sweet, with just the right amount of tang, this dessert is a dream come true, from the crust to the filling. A rich lemon custard is beaten with cream cheese to make the filling, then baked in a crust made with lemon sandwich …

Dessert

5 Habits to Ditch Now for a Super Successful Future | Inc.com

If it's true that our habits determine our future, knowing our habits and where they take us is one of the most important things we can do to shape that future.<p>Good habits will help us build success, while our bad habits will draw us off the path. It's the simple law of cause and effect. If you …

Motivation

MacTrast Deals: Adobe Digital Photography Training Bundle

The Adobe Digital Photography Training Bundle offers anyone the chance to master the photography and graphic arts apps used by professionals …

6 Habits of People Who Age Well

Exercise, diet—even attitude—can be as important as genetics when it comes to growing old gracefully. “Old age,” as Bette Davis once said, “is no …

The 100 best nonfiction books: No 10 – The Selfish Gene by Richard Dawkins

What is man, and what are we for? Remarkably, it was not until Charles Darwin published <i>On the Origin of Species</i> in 1859 that anyone, in our history, had thought methodically to address the reason for our existence. Darwin’s answer to this simple question was to show that every earthly species – …

Biology

The Middle East after ISIS

Islamic State Militants in al-Raqqa<p><i>This week we begin a two part series on a post-ISIS Middle East. In Part I we look at "The Middle East after ISIS." Next week, in Part II, we examine whether a post-ISIS Middle East can be stabilized and what role, if any, the U.S. and its allies can play.</i><p>By all …

Saudi strikes on Yemen civilians may be crimes against humanity: U.N. | Reuters

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - A Saudi-led coalition fighting in neighboring Yemen has targeted civilians with air strikes and some of the attacks could be a crimes against humanity, United Nations sanctions monitors said in an annual report to the Security Council.<p>A Houthi militant stands guard …

Middle East

Here's everything we know about Tesla's new electric-car rival Faraday Future

It makes sense then, that the company's name is Faraday Future. The automotive startup was founded nearly two years ago, and quietly emerged in the US over the summer, with promises of a new electric vehicle that would start rolling off its assembly line in 2017.<p>Faraday Future is backed by Chinese …

Electric Vehicles

This scientist scanned his brain 2X a week for 18 months - Futurity

Every Tuesday and Thursday morning for a year and a half, Russell Poldrack climbed into an MRI machine and scanned his brain. He explains why.

Disney's crazy 'FaceDirector' software can change actors' emotions in a scene

Disney has released video of a new, bizarre tool that allows people to visually modulate actors' emotions, seemingly in real time. By taking two shots, with actors performing two different ways in each shot, Disney has shown it can then sew them together into one moment, with someone behind the …

The choice to take the HIV prevention pill has nothing to do with sluttiness

Using PrEp doesn’t make me want to sleep with every man walking by, but it does make me part of the solution to a persisting public health scourge<p>When I began taking PrEp, I told people the news very casually over drinks or in passing. Many times, this conversation has become a defense of my sex …

Public Health

Cameron ready to give way over ban on in-work benefits for EU migrants

Prime minister signals flexible stance over mooted four-year ban after meeting Polish PM and opposition from other EU states<p>David Cameron is prepared to compromise on his controversial demand that EU migrants should be banned from claiming in-work benefits for four years in the face of overwhelming …

Donald Tusk

How To Master Your Life With The Decision-Making Diet

When I first noticed that Steve Jobs, Barack Obama and Mark Zuckerberg are mostly seen in the same clothes, I wondered why these powerful and wealthy people (globally influential to the nth degree) didn’t seem to buy new clothes. Clearly, it wasn’t about affordability. There simply had to be some …

Will Power

Are 'Treescrapers' the Future of Dense Urban Living?

A vertical garden tower just won a significant award for architecture. Is it time to start taking these designs seriously?<p>Passive House designers are the Fremen of the architectural world. They look at buildings the same way that <i>Dune</i>’s noble desert tribe thinks about water. For the Fremen, the …

Architecture