Rachel Joseph

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Nokia Windows RT tablet may resemble a Lumia, carry an iPad-like price

Nokia's rumored Windows RT tablet is supposedly nearing launch, and <i>The Verge</i> claims to have more details of the slate beyond those tidbits that surfaced at <i>Digi-Wo</i> last month. Nicknamed Sirius, the finished design is believed to resemble a Lumia phone and weigh significantly less than the current …

Why video games may be good for you

Games have long been accused of making players violent, but evidence has been building over the years that they can have positive effects. Scientists say they are not only understanding why, but they also trying to put these observations to the test.<p>The spreadsheet was seven feet long. Printed in …

The Brain

Samsung Galaxy Note III camera rumored to pack 4K video capture, high-quality audio playback

What are you going to add to a smartphone series that's <i>already</i> gone big-screen, <i>already</i> has a stylus and already offers up a decent battery life? According to the <i>Korea Economic Daily</i>, Samsung believes adding a heavy-duty camera upgrade to 4K should do the trick. The news site's source (identified as …

A Clever Book Kids Need A Flashlight To Read

Reading after dark has lost a bit of its wonder. In the era of tablets, there’s no need for kids to rebel in the nerdiest of ways, stashing contraband flashlights in order to sneak some reading under their blankets after bedtime. iPads have blindingly bright backlights built right in.<p>But a …

Elephants

Never Load Paper Again With This Smarter Printer

Just place this printer right on top of a big stack of paper, and it’ll handle the rest.<p>Twenty years ago, inkjet printers seemed like magic–they printed so many colors, so fast! Now they’re that necessary evil for producing concert tickets or handling that one thing in your life that you still have …

Industrial Design

PlateJoy Launches To Help You Plan Meals, With Ingredients Delivered To Your Door

If you’re like me, you have a difficult time determining what to cook for yourself every week, and then wander around the local grocery store purchasing a collection of ingredients that may or may not fit together. And, a week later, you throw away whatever you didn’t use and start again. Well, a …

Ballmer Departure From Microsoft Was More Sudden Than Portrayed by the Company

According to sources close to the situation, the departure of CEO Steve Ballmer from Microsoft last week was more sudden than was depicted by the …

If You Rob Tina Fey’s Office, She Will Show the Security Footage on National Television

Last night, Tina Fey appeared on the <i>Late Show with David Letterman</i>—not only to out her two-year-old daughter as a possible sociopath but to recount how her new office in Manhattan was recently burglarized. With security tape of the incident that she agreed to air on television, <i>Bling Ring</i> style, …

Scientists Discover Ancient Well-Spiced Meal; Ancient Instagram of Said Meal Still AWOL

Scientists have discovered “the earliest evidence of humans flavoring their cooking with spice” in “clay cooking pots found in Neolithic dwellings in Denmark and Germany,” NBC News reports. In related news: scientists still need something to do.<p>Following the recipe indicated by 6,100-year-old food …

Watch Photo Shoots | Michael Kors: The Man and His Muses | Vanity Fair Video | CNE

Go behind the scenes with designer Michael Kors at his photo shoot with Annie Leibovitz for the September 2013 issue of <i>Vanity Fair.</i>

Courtney Love on Her New Memoir, Designing Her “Fantasy Clothes,” and Staging Late-Night Pinterest Attacks

As both fans and critics have learned over the last 20 years, there is no way of containing Courtney Love—the Hole front woman and grunge poster girl whose creative highs and destructive lows are public record thanks, in part, to her own unfiltered commentary. So we weren’t particularly surprised …