Simon Bucknor

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Everything We Know About Nutrition May Be Wrong

For 40 years, the Cen­ters for Dis­ease Con­trol and Pre­ven­tion has been ask­ing people what they eat in an at­tempt to un­der­stand the …

Rise and shine: the daily routines of history's most creative minds

One morning this summer, I got up at first light – I'd left the blinds open the night before – then drank a strong cup of coffee, sat near-naked by an open window for an hour, worked all morning, then had a martini with lunch. I took a long afternoon walk, and for the rest of the week experimented …

NASA wants to print a spacecraft, but first it’s printing the electronics

PARC — home of the laser printer, ethernet, the graphical user interface and the Alto computer — is best known for its role in Silicon Valley’s past. …

Three Ways To Use Video To Build Your Personal Brand

Video is quickly becoming the most valuable tool for building your brand. Why? Because video allows you to deliver a complete communication that’s visual and relatable and will build those all-important emotional connections with people who are making decisions about you. It’s <i>you</i> when you aren’t …

The spat between Microsoft and Google is getting ugly

Google and Microsoft have been engaged in a protracted series of battles, using negative PR, cooked-up conferences, and pulling support on services for months on end. Both sides were at it again this week.<p>Microsoft struck first with an update to its long-running “Scroogled” campaign over the …

Red Sox owner to buy Boston Globe from New York Times for $70m

The New York Times Company is to sell the Boston Globe to John W Henry, the principal owner of the Boston Red Sox and Liverpool FC, it was announced on Saturday.<p>In a sign of the newspaper industry's continued struggles, Henry is expected to pay $70m for the Globe, its websites and associated …