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There Is Now a 'Smartwatch' for Kids

VTech KidiZoom Smart Watch<p>Front View<p>Photos and Video<p>Availability<p>Buttons<p>Back View<p>NEW YORK — Smartwatches are projected to become one of the hottest …

A 3D printed house rises in Amsterdam

It’s been well-established that 3D printers can make jewelry, cups and other trinkets. But labs and individuals are also venturing into larger items: …

Google Wants To Make Your Passwords Obsolete

<i>Update to add comment from Google on U2F technology.</i><p>If there’s one thing that decades of computer use have taught security experts, it’s that most of us are really bad at creating good passwords. After the recent data breach involving Adobe’s customer accounts, security researcher Jeremi Gosney …

This Train Is Hiding A Full Starbucks Store Inside

What if you could sit inside a cozy Starbucks during your morning commute? Now, commuters in Switzerland can do just that.<p>Starbucks locations already seem to be everywhere you look. But starting November 21, the company will take on a new frontier: trains. Starbucks, with the help of Swiss train …

Lessons In Leadership: It's Not About You. (It's About Them)

Ronald Heifetz has been a professor of public leadership at Harvard's Kennedy School for three decades, teaching classes that have included aspiring business leaders and budding heads of state. Each year, he says, the students start his course thinking they'll learn the answer to one question:<p>As …

Alzheimer's patients' brains boosted by belting out Sound of Music

Belting out classic numbers from hit musicals can boost the brain function of people with Alzheimer's disease, according to researchers who worked with elderly residents at a US care home.<p>Over a four-month study, the mental performance of patients who took part in regular group singing sessions …

Biotech boom brings new medicines and biofuels but fears about GM remain

For scientist Jack Newman, creating a new life form has become as simple as this: he types out a DNA sequence on his laptop. Clicks "send". And a few metres away in the laboratory, robotic arms mix together some compounds to produce the desired cells.<p>Newman's biotech company is creating new …

Now, Tesla Really Has A Headache; Someone Grab The Tylenol

For the third time in 6 weeks, a Tesla Model S caught fire today, destroying the vehicle. The good news is this fire, near Murfreesboro, Tenn., again allowed the driver to escape unharmed. The bad news for Tesla is one freak incident is easily dismissed. The second one, in which a wall literally …

5 Steps to Ensure Your WordPress Blog Is Secure

Shares 3K<p>Is your WordPress blog safe from malicious people?<p>Would you like to make your WordPress blog more secure?<p>Most often, people don’t think …

Why Crowdfunding is Disrupting Finance

It is truly remarkable to think about the disruption that has resulted from the creation of marketplaces in almost every industry over the last few years. Need a restaurant reservation? Open Table has it down to a science- compare that to your experience just 10 or 15 years ago. Hotel rooms? Enter …

The Telegraph

How to Use Instagram Video for Marketing

Do you want to share short visual stories with your fans?<p>Have you experimented with Instagram video?<p>They recently unveiled a video feature for their …

14 Social Media Tools Used by Marketing Pros

Are you looking for social media tools to get more out of your marketing?<p>Are you wondering what tools marketing pros are using successfully?<p>We asked …

How to Track Your Facebook Ad Conversions

Shares 3K<p>Do you know how to measure your return on investment (ROI) on Facebook ads?<p>Do you know how to tell if your Facebook ad is accomplishing your …

Europe's Most Beautifully Precarious Villages

Europe is home to some of the world's most enchanting villages; small, rustic towns where time seems to slow down and travelers can explore narrow streets, ancient buildings, and farm-fresh country taverns to really soak up the local flavor. Europe is also home to some of the most unusual villages …

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10 New Wearable Tech Innovations That Are Blowing Our Minds

Did you know that one of the most popular trends in tech right now is fashion? Crazy, huh? More known in Silicon Valley as “Wearable Tech,” the trend has been exemplified by Google Glass but showing up all over the place, is taking the world by storm. From health, to privacy, to straight-up …

Google Glass may not be on everyone's face yet. But in hospitals, doctors are already seeing how they could change health care: http://f-st.co/6A269Yf

August 2013

10 Heartbreaking Photos That Might Reduce You To Tears

They say a photo speaks a thousand words, so with the greatest respect to these heartbreaking moments from our history & the photographers that have …

How to Choose the Right Type of Facebook Contest

Are you thinking of launching a Facebook contest or giveaway?<p>Is your goal focused on recruiting new fans? Collecting qualified emails? Engaging your …

Why Global Demand for Oil Will Steadily Decline

<b>What's the Latest Development?</b><p>With global population still on the march, and developing economies like India and China brining potentially billions …

Natural Gas

The Stories Behind 22 Classic Album Covers

1. <i>Nevermind</i> (1991)<p><b>Nirvana<br>Design by Robert Fisher and Kirk Weddle</b><p>Spencer Elden's first time swimming was a memorable one.<p>At four months old, Elden was …

Steven Spielberg

How The Incubator Behind Reddit, Dropbox And AirBnb Is Building The Future

Big things happen in Mountain View, Calif. The heart of Silicon Valley is home to some of the biggest names in technology. Google‘s campus is there. Mozilla is there, too, along with Symantec. These marquee names may dominate the landscape, but one small and relatively non-descript building is a …

The demon drink: war on sugar http://gu.com/p/3hyxd/tw Our addiction to sugar is linked to obesity, cancer and heart disease – and soft drinks are among the worst offenders. Alex Renton reports on the new health war, and reveals why some fruit juices may be as bad for you as cans of fizz

SCI-Arc student develops freeform 3D printing with "undo" function

<b>News:</b> a masters student at the Southern California Institute of Architecture in Los Angeles has developed a method of using a robotic arm to 3D print …

Norwegian Town Creates 'Artificial Sun' to Light Up Dark Winter Days

The small Norwegian town of Rjukan is getting its own artificial sun this month. Engineers are completing The Mirror Project—a system of three 300 …

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A Smartwatch Just For Kids (And Nervous Parents)

<b>What's the Latest Development?</b><p>After losing his three-year-old son Filip for a half-hour, Sten Kirkbak was inspired to create a location device that …

How algorithms rule the world

On 4 August 2005, the police department of Memphis, Tennessee, made so many arrests over a three-hour period that it ran out of vehicles to transport …

The Placebo Phenomenon

Two weeks into Ted Kaptchuk’s first randomized clinical drug trial, nearly a third of his 270 subjects complained of awful side effects. All the …