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Can Reading Make You Happier?

Several years ago, I was given as a gift a remote session with a bibliotherapist at the London headquarters of the School of Life, which offers innovative courses to help people deal with the daily emotional challenges of existence. I have to admit that at first I didn’t really like the idea of …

Literature

A wireless network with frickin’ laser beams on the ceiling

Beamcaster's optical links offer high throughput but require line of sight.<p>A new product called Beamcaster distributes beams of light to create …

PayPal exec aims to “obliterate passwords from the face of the planet”

Forget passwords—let your phone scan your fingerprints or eyes.<p>PayPal's top security official is on a quest to kill passwords.<p>"Our intention is to …

Apple: Imitation or innovation?

Apple! Apple! Rah! Rah! Rah!<p>Ok, enough celebration, its time to get real about just what Apple has just released and the reality that is to come over the rest of the year.<p>WWDC announcements came fast and furious.<p>New iOS9 features-- Most of them fall under my, "its about time you caught up with …

Apple's New Selling Point Is Privacy

Apple got caught up in a game of “me too” during this year’s WWDC keynote address, but if you listen closely, you notice that it’s starting to pitch …

Apple

Galaxy Note 5 rumor: USB 3.1 Type-C and Quad HD display

The first half of the year comes to an end and with the first half of the year’s flagships on the market, the industry turns its attention towards the second half of the year, where devices from most manufacturers will do battle with Apple’s new devices.<p>Arguably the biggest device of H2 will be the …