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PayPal’s One Touch checkout service now available across Europe and Australia

There’s no argument that mobile is the most promising frontier for commerce. Delivering on that potential, however, very much depends on making payment as fluid as possible.<p>Today PayPal One Touch is launching in 13 new markets, including Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, …

How the Transition to Renewable Energy Could Come

While I do not believe that a carbon tax is practical or feasible and do not believe it is the “solution” to the problem of global warming, I do …

The US wants you to track endangered wildlife with your phone

The next time you go fishing, make sure to bring your smartphone... it might just help you protect an endangered species. The US Fish and Wildlife Service is partnering with the developers of mobile app FishBrain to crowdsource conservation data. A new feature in the free software lets you catalog …

Wildlife

Chasing Nighttime Thunderstorms, Trying to Crack Their Mysteries

These nocturnal storms are different from their daytime brethren and we still don't understand how and why they form.<p>Nighttime thunderstorms can be more unpredictable than hurricanes. And they can be just as fierce, unleashing flash floods, violent winds, and thousands of lightning flashes within …

Thunderstorms

Ancient Egyptian underwater treasures to be exhibited for the first time

Artefacts discovered amid submerged ruins of cities of Thonis-Heracleion and Canopus to be unveiled in major Paris exhibition<p>Spectacular ancient Egyptian treasures are to be exhibited for the first time having been discovered underwater in the submerged ruins of the near-legendary cities of …

8 Changes To Make If You Really Want To Be Successful

You have dreams, aspirations and goals. And as a savvy hacker, you know that what you do day-to-day is directly tied to your future success. So you …

13 Apps That'll Teach You Something New Every Day

Superfood for your noggin.<p>The buzz around "brain-training" apps like Elevate, Lumosity, Peak, and others recently came into question after a 2014 study by the Stanford Center on Longevity doubted the effectiveness of brain games to improve your cognitive abilities.<p>The study concluded that …

Apps

Sunday #FoodPorn: Decadent Desserts

Don’t you sometimes wish you could skip a meal and just go straight to dessert? For today’s #FoodPorn, we’re doing just that and bringing you the best sweet treats we found (and ogled) on our Instagram feeds.

Dessert

The Best of Jonathan Anderson

Over the past ten seasons, 30-year-old designer Jonathan Anderson, who is featured in <i>W</i>’s November 2014 story “Wonder Boy,” has earned a fashion-forward following with his provocatively androgynous label, J. W. Anderson. And how he also has two impressive collections for Spanish fashion house Loewe, …