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One of Apple's Most Powerful Executives Is Leaving

One of the key players in the Steve Jobs era at Apple is stepping down from her post. Katie Cotton, Apple’s vice president for worldwide …

It's Time to Push for US Human Spaceflight Independence (Op-Ed)

<i>Richard Garriott, cosmonaut/astronaut, and Owen Garriott, astronaut (retired) — the first U.S. "generational" astronauts, contributed this article to</i> …

Samsung’s Head Of Mobile Design Resigns After Galaxy S5’s Poor Reception

Samsung Electronic’s head of mobile design, Chang Dong-hoon, has resigned following criticism about the Galaxy S5 smartphone’s lack of pulchritude.<p>Though the Galaxy S5’s design did not actually deviate too far from earlier models, its looks and textured plastic back were roundly lambasted by …

Three Big Questions Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Needs to Answer

By this point, you've probably seen the announcement trailer for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare. If you haven't, allow me to paint a picture: Kevin Spacey is a futuristic business tycoon who enjoys launching into extended soliloquies about the viability of imposed democracy, and interspersed …

The Psychedelic Designs of Arnaud Loumeau

These detailed psychedelic pen drawings come from French artist Arnaud Loumeau. His vibrant pieces are created with extreme precision yet they are …

Conquering The Common Fears of Leadership

Mastering any skill usually requires some element of fear-conquering. Leadership is no different.<p>While my SEAL task unit was deployed to Iraq in 2003, we were tasked with performing capture or kill missions working in conjunction with the CIA. Essentially this meant raiding houses in and around …

You Have To Hear Joel McHale's Kardashian Joke From The White House Correspondents Dinner

If you can't bear to watch more than a few seconds of C-SPAN's coverage of the White House Correspondent's Dinner, this is the few seconds to watch.<p>Points to McHale for knowing exactly what the reaction to this Kardashian joke would be and going for it anyway.

Steven Spielberg Published This Awesome Ad Congratulating George Lucas When 'Star Wars' Beat 'Jaws' — And Started A Tradition

It's well known that George Lucas and Steven Spielberg are close friends, so when Lucas' "Star Wars" eclipsed Spielberg's "Jaws" as the all-time box-office leader back in 1977, Spielberg took out a full-page ad in Variety magazine congratulating his old pal.<p>The ad has R2-D2 from "Star Wars" reeling …

Solar Cells the Size of a Pencil Point

When it comes to solar cells, bigger might not mean better.<p>North Carolina-based Semprius says it has produced the world’s most efficient solar cells – and they’re the size of the period at the end of this sentence.<p>According to the peer-reviewed journal Nature Materials, Semprius’s latest solar …