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Be Happy, Do This: Hand-Written Tips From Malcolm Gladwell, Roman Mars, And More

Design student Graham McMullin is asking one person a day to document what makes him or her happy, then testing those suggestions himself.<p>How do you exercise your inalienable right to pursue happiness? Graham McMullin, a student at School of Visual Arts in New York City, decided to take an …

Genetic Link Found Between Pot and Schizophrenia

Genes that increase the risk of a person developing schizophrenia may also increase the chance they will use cannabis, researchers said on Tuesday after studying more than 1,000 users of the drug.<p>The results chime with previous studies linking schizophrenia and cannabis, but suggest the association …

Oh No! Filthy Secrets About Air Travel Germs Exposed

Here’s the dirty truth about all the germs lying in wait for you and your family on your summer vacation.<p>Read more here.

Audi A8 is supreme comfort, smooth diesel

Review notes from Autoweek editors:<p>Autoweek Executive Editors Rory Carroll: There’s something about a full-size sedan that makes me really happy. Way …

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Markets linger where boredom and extreme optimism meet - Need to Know - MarketWatch

By Shawn Langlois<p>And just like that, the limpest of Dow winning streaks is over. Lucky number seven wasn’t to be.<p>If this market were a thrill ride, …

How I lost 11 pounds and still eat everything I want - Inside Scoop SF

When I meet people and they find out that I eat for a living, they want to know my secret and why I don’t weigh 300 pounds.<p>It’s not something I’ve thought about because I’ve never really had a weight problem, although, like many people, I’ve added a pound or so a year during the last decade<p>Last …

Samsung Galaxy Tab S Review: Beautiful Screens Make These Tablets Magic For Movies

Samsung has never made a tablet that truly got my blood pumping, but that might’ve just changed. I bought an original Galaxy Tab when it was first released, only to find the experience frustrating and return it a few days later because of a dropped Wi-Fi issue. Now, Samsung has a new line of …

AT&T tells lawmakers DirecTV deal won't guarantee lower prices

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. lawmakers grilled AT&T Inc and DirecTV on Tuesday over a proposed merger that some Democrats and public interest groups fear will result in higher costs and less competition.<p>Michael White, CEO of DirecTV, speaks during the Reuters Media and Technology Summit in New York, …

Apple TV's walled garden gets new channel: AOL

With the arrival of an AOL video channel on the Apple TV set-top box Tuesday, Apple is now bringing a wide array of free, ad-supported video across the deep moat it has built around its $99 streaming-media device.<p>The "AOL On" network will add more than 900,000 videos to Apple TV, predominantly …

Bigger iPhones reportedly to hit production lines soon

Get ready, Apple fanboys: Rumor has it that new iPhones with bigger are hitting the production lines in China next month.<p>The new model will have a …

Electric ladies: Meet Japan’s new, realistic and well-spoken robots

The new robot guides at a Tokyo museum look so eerily human and speak so smoothly they almost outdo people – almost.<p>Japanese robotics expert Hiroshi Ishiguro, an Osaka University professor, says they will be useful for research on how people interact with robots and on what differentiates the …

12-Inch MacBook Air to Begin Production in 3rd Quarter 2014

Digitimes reports that Apple's new 12" MacBook Air will enter mass production in the 3rd quarter of 2014. Quanta Computer is reportedly responsible for the assembly of the new machine which falls in between the 11" and 13" MacBook Air lines. Their sources have not heard of any changes to the …

Pat McAfee 'can legitimately' hit 75-yard field goals, wants double duty

Colts punter Pat McAfee wants to kick field goals too and claims he can knock down 75-yard field goals.<p><b>More NFL offseason: League minicamp dates |</b> …

Microsoft Has Just Launched Its First Android Smartphone, The Nokia X2

Meet the Nokia X2, the first Android-based smartphone being made by Microsoft.<p>Yes, you read that right: Microsoft has just made a new Android -based handset.<p>It’s also still using the Nokia name at this point, despite previously saying it didn’t plan to trade on that name for long. (Evidently …

Starbucks degree program points to a wider shift in business values

Starbucks has announced that it will pay its employees to finish their bachelor’s degree for free. But CEO Howard Schultz also did something else important. He made the case to shareholders that this move wasn’t about traditional philanthropy or PR, it was about making an impact while driving …

iPhone 6 mockup showcases silver and space gray variants

We’re less than three months away from the iPhone 6, and with more rumors and leaks heaping up about Apple’s next generation iPhone on a daily basis, a consensus view has emerged about what it is that we’re expecting.<p>With that in mind, Reddit user A_Hard_Goodbye recently put up a new gallery of …

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Minuum keyboard coming to the Moto 360 and other Android Wear devices

When it comes to maximizing space on a smaller display, the Minuum keyboard bills itself as the perfect solution. Essentially the keyboard squeezes an entire alphabet onto one line and actually works pretty well thanks to solid predictive capabilities built-in.<p>Although the app itself has limited …

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My name is Therese, and I’m a metalsmith and sculptor based in Chicago. My business is called Therese Kuempel Jewelry.<p>I studied sculpture at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and found my way to metalsmithing a year into my studies. I first learned traditional metalsmithing, sheet metal …