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5 Best Headphones Under $100 Of 2018

We buy our own products and put them under the same testing methodology so that you can easily compare them. Unlike most websites, we do not get our products directly from the manufacturers, which means our units aren’t handpicked and actually represent what you would buy yourself. We spend a lot …

Consumer Tech

April Fools’ Day 2018: the best (and lamest) pranks

Hijinks ensue<p>April Fools’ Day is upon us, bringing with it a deluge of terrible jokes, ill-advised pranks, and the occasional inspired product concept. The “holiday” has been around for centuries, and companies from all over the internet have been imposing their jokes on us for the last couple of …

Stephen King

Apple Watch launching this fall with larger display, says analyst

Apple plans to add a "more trendy" form factor design to the Apple Watch Series 4, says a usually reliable analyst.<p>Apple is planning an update to the …

Tesla Model X driver dies in Mountain View crash

A Tesla vehicle is at the center of another tragic crash, and the company is coming under renewed scrutiny over safety concerns as a result. The driver of a Model X has died after his electric SUV collided with a median barrier on Highway 101 in Mountain View and was subsequently struck by two …

Unilever Threatens to Reduce Ad Spending on Tech Platforms That Don’t Combat Divisive Content

CMO Keith Weed says the company will only invest in platforms ‘committed to creating a positive impact in society’<p>By<p>Suzanne Vranica<p>Suzanne Vranica<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@VranicaWSJ<p>Suzanne.Vranica@wsj.com<p>Unilever UL -0.52% PLC is threatening to pull back its advertising from popular tech …

Advertising

In just two hours, Amazon erased $30 billion in market value for healthcare’s biggest companies

Amazon has disrupted fashion, books, furniture, food, cloud-based storage services, and much else besides. Now, it’s coming for one of the biggest, most complex industries in the US: healthcare.<p>Today (Jan. 30), Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan announced a vague but market-moving plan to …

Major breakthrough towards universal cancer blood test

Scientists have made significant progress towards a universal blood test for cancer. This would radically change diagnosis, treatment and crucially survival rates for sufferers.<p>In a huge breakthrough in the world of science, a new blood test aims to identify cancers before they develop. Called …

Cancer

Scientists Have Figured Out Why Human Skin Doesn't Leak

Despite us losing 500 million skin cells per day.<p>Our skin might give us grief sometimes, but one thing we can always depend on it to do is not start …

Imperial College London

'Bloggergate' fiasco leads Dublin hotel to ban bloggers in the most hilarious way possible

An Irish hotel has banned bloggers and other influencers after a 22-year-old YouTuber broke down in tears when she was refused free accomodation.<p>Elle Darby, a UK-based social media influencer first emailed Charleville Lodge in Dublin to seek a tit for tat arrangement seeking a free five night …

Casa Molina

Morelos, México<p>Given the client´s need to reduce on-site construction time to a minimum for this annex to a weekend residence, we proposed a prefabricated structure. The program called for two bedrooms with two full bathrooms and a common terrace. An important design constraint was the dimension of …

Architecture

How An Entirely Fake Restaurant Became London's Hottest Reservation

A London-based writer has illustrated how easy it is to manipulate review sites like TripAdvisor, by pushing an entirely nonexistent restaurant to …

Why a Solo Trip Is the Best Way to Celebrate Turning 30

Taking a minute to catch my breath, surrounded by nothing but trees about 40 minutes outside of Lisbon, I felt truly alone. To my own surprise, I …

Inside London's newest celeb haunt with Japanese-inspired decor

Socialite-turned-interiors guru Fran Hickman, whose previous projects include Soho House, Chess Club and Benedict Cumberbatch’s family home, has …

In both whisky and business, it pays to play the long game

The Balvenie Malt Master David C. Stewart MBE is blessed with more than a great nose and palate, he operates with what appears to be a sixth sense. …

iOS 11 gets emoji, security update ahead of iPhone X launch

Along with iOS 11.1, you also can download WatchOS 4.1 to access streaming music and a new Radio app.<p>You'll now be able to send all of the "zombie" and "vomit" emojis you want.<p>Apple on Tuesday released iOS 11.1, the latest software update for its iPhones and iPads. The update includes more than 70 …

iPhone

Kindle Kin: The 8 Best Accessories for Your Amazon Kindle Reader

If you use a Kindle Reader, you know you never want to be caught without it. But, if you’re not prepared, it could lose power and you’d have no way …

mori no terrace designs a cooking and restroom space for osaka's 10,000 sqm campground

<b>within osaka‘s ‘terrace of the forest’ camping facility, japanese design firm mori no terrace creates the cooking and toilet space amidst the 10,000</b> …

Osaka

Apple's iPhone turns 10, bumpy start forgotten | Reuters

(Reuters) - Apple Inc’s (AAPL.O) iPhone turns 10 this week, evoking memories of a rocky start for the device that ended up doing most to start the smartphone revolution and stirring interest in where it will go from here.<p>Apple has sold more than 1 billion iPhones since June 29, 2007, but the first …

IT

YouTube blogger Scotty Allen builds fully functional Apple iPhone 6s from scratch with old spare parts [VIDEO]

YouTube blog Strange Parts proprietor Scotty Allen makes a fully operable Apple iPhone 6s using refurbished components bought on the streets of …

A 41 point conversion checklist, so that you can get as much revenue and as many leads as possible out of your website

Getting Started...<p>Have you set up analytics and conversion tracking?<p>This is pretty basic, but so necessary. Some people use Yandex for analytics, but …

Webfosys Networks - A Cutting-Edge Digital Marketing & Web Development Company Serving Businesses Globally

Webfosys was founded by Om Thoke, in the year of 2009, which marked the turning point in his life.

Marketing

Symple wants to be Venmo for business payments

Between Venmo, Square Cash and even Snapcash, no one can argue that it’s hard to send money to a friend.<p>But it wasn’t always this way. Paper checks used to be the de facto method of repayment — and it was messy, time-consuming and nowhere near instantaneous — someone could wait a month to cash a …

FinTech

Inside the New Netflix Docuseries Abstract: The Art of Design

Architect Bjarke Ingels and executive producer Morgan Neville take AD behind the scenes of this must-watch show<p><i>Abstract: The Art of Design,</i> a Netflix original docuseries premiering globally on February 10, comprises eight episodes, each featuring one of the world’s most innovative designers. …

Beach shack remodel highlights incredible ocean views

Instead of demolishing an old beach shack, the architects built an extension on top of it<p>Instead of demolishing an old oceanside shack to make room for a bigger space, Victoria, Australia-based Austin Maynard Architects (led by Mark Austin and Andrew Maynard) built a new timber box to hover above …

Architecture

16 UX/UI Instagram accounts you must follow

With hundreds of millions of monthly active users, Instagram is a fantastic visual platform for designers. The Facebook-owned social network lets you …

UX Design

The Brazilian House - Six 1 Eight 8 / Debaixo do Bloco Arquitetura

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> In a house built by the master of Architecture in wood, Zanine Caldas the office Debaixo do Bloco …

Architecture

Dashing prefab home perches above California wine country

A weeHouse with big guts<p>Oh, the places prefab will go. In this new project in California wine country, a customized version of the weeHouse, an affordable modern prefab model from Saint Paul, Minnesota-based design firm Alchemy, has been assembled on the hills of Santa Rosa, where it commands …

Airbnb is eyeing an international payment app

Airbnb is taking its all-inclusive aspirations one step further. Now, the short-term rental service is close to buying mobile payment app Tilt for $10 to $20 million, according to <i>The Information</i>. For the uninitiated, Tilt's wrinkle is that it can process cross-currency payments -- which should help …

10 of the best Scotch whiskies (as chosen by the experts)

We asked some whisky experts from across Scotland (and beyond) to help us pick 10 of the best Scotch whiskies which are reasonably priced.<p>10 of the …