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How Facebook wants to save the world

He was awakened just before 5am by the sound of his phone buzzing next to him on his bed. He fished it out from between the covers and found a text …

How Trump Could Shrink the Government (While Still Keeping the Good Stuff)

Call it limited-government liberalism, or compassionate conservatism, Washington could ink a new contract with Americans. Is the new president bold enough to try?<p><b>Donald Trump’s political brand is about fighting</b> and winning, and he has promised to fight and win a war on big government. As a …

10 facts and 1 manifesto to keep mobile app developers motivated in 2015

New Year’s resolutions are so last year, (not to mention hard to keep).<p>We’ve all been there. We give ourselves a great number of reasons to try harder, highlight areas of business that deserve our renewed focus, and commit to specific (albeit sometimes intangible) goals. And it actually works for a …

Apps

Facebook trialing transcribed voice clips in Messenger

Facebook said today it has begun allowing users to read automatically transcribed voice clips they’ve gotten through Messenger.<p>“We’re always working on ways to make Messenger more useful,” Facebook’s vice president of messaging David Marcus wrote. “Today we are starting to roll out a small test …

Apps

Gold’s Ups and Downs

King Midas lusted after it. The Incas worshipped it. Shiny flakes of it set off a 19th-century rush to California and ship captains never stop …

String field theory could be the foundation of quantum mechanics

Two USC researchers have proposed a link between string field theory and quantum mechanics that could open the door to using string field theory — or …

Russia statue dismantled after Apple CEO comes out

MOSCOW (AP) — A two-meter (six-foot) statue of an iPhone on a university campus in St. Petersburg has been taken down in response to last week's …

A 4-Step Startup Plan For Every Aspiring Founder, According To South Park's Eric Cartman

South Park's first episode of its 18th season is dedicated to founding a startup.<p>In the episode, Eric Cartman decides to found a company so he can do nothing for the rest of his life. He realizes the trademark "Washington Redskins" has recently become available, and he uses the brand name to create …

Eight million rats in New York? Not even close, a new study says

Are there really 8 million rats living among the 8 million humans of New York City?<p>If you find that particular urban myth hard to believe, it seems you may be right. A study published in Significance, a publication of the Royal Statistical Society, finds that the number of rats scurrying around the …

How Wearables Are Being Used For Social Good

By Adele Peters3 minute Read<p>Most wearables are focused on feeding off of self obsession: How many miles you ran in a day, how much stress you’re …

US air force fires two more nuclear commanders amid leadership crisis

The US air force has fired two more nuclear commanders and disciplined a third, fresh evidence of leadership lapses in a nuclear missile corps that has suffered several recent setbacks including the removal of its top commander.<p>The most senior officer to be relieved of command was Colonel Carl …

US Candidates in Final Push: Pictures

Toxic Politics Leave Only Dynasties Standing

Families are what's left when normal people don’t want to be politicians anymore. Few among us want to put their dignity in a blind trust, give …

Who's really hurt by assisted suicide?

Brittany Maynard with her dog Charley in San Francisco. Maynard, a 29-year-old with terminal brain cancer, has died, advocacy group Compassion and Choices said in a Facebook post on Sunday. Click through to see more photos of Maynard's life.<p>HIDE CAPTION<p>Brittany Maynard's journey<p>Brittany Maynard's …

Abstract Geometric Field Composed of More than 2.5 Million Colorful Beads

American visual artist Liza Lou is best known for creating incredibly complex large-scale works with incredibly tiny materials like glass beads. Her famous installation, <i>Kitchen</i>, took more than five years to make and included more than 30 million beads. For her more recent work, Lou celebrates the …

Visual Art

Wonder Woman’s Creation Story Is Wilder Than You Could Ever Imagine

“Stop the presses,” splashes Jill Lepore, Harvard historian and <i>New Yorker</i> staff writer. “I’ve got the history of Wonder Woman.” The comic-book …

U.K. Spy Agency Chief Goes Public With Anti-Encryption Appeal To U.S. Tech Companies

In what must be one of the most high profile consequences of last year’s Snowden revelations, which detailed the extent of government dragnet digital surveillance programs, the new chief of U.K. spy agency GCHQ has made a public appeal to U.S. technology companies to co-operate in handing over user …

The case for buying gold is perfectly reasonable

It has been a nasty few years for gold prices. But there are signals that the worst may now be over.<p>After peaking at around $1,900 an ounce in 2011, …

World's Largest Gold Producing Countries: United States

<i>Editor’s Note: Kitco News will be releasing a daily feature during the week of June 16 – June 20 focusing on the world’s top five gold producing countries, which will include a daily graphic of the countries largest producing mines.</i><p><b>(Kitco News) -</b> You may notice a trend here. Nevada is responsible …

China's Secret Vaults: Where Is All The Missing Gold?

China has recently replaced India as the world’s largest consumer of gold. Uniquely, it also ranks as both the largest producer and the biggest importer of gold. Yet a big question surrounds the true state of the Chinese demand for gold; the answer would determine how global gold prices are likely …

What's Moving The Price Of Gold?

<b>Gold Under The Microscope</b><p><i>This is the second installment of a five part series on gold.</i><p>In part one of my series on gold, <i>Was Gold In A Bubble</i>, I discussed why I thought that the gold price had gotten ahead of itself, like any asset in a bull market, but was not in a bubble. I compared it with bubbles …

There’s a new OS for the iPhone. It’s called iOS 8. Why? Apple won’t say

There’s a new OS for the iPhone. It’s called iOS 8. Why? Apple won’t say.<p>Regardless, we’ve got a new Tumblr app out today that takes advantage of iOS 8’s improved sharing features. Make a photo post right from your Photos app, for example. Or a link post right from Safari. Couldn’t be easier.<p>Also: Posts are now the full width of the screen. That means photos are 3% larger than before. Sounds like a little, feels like a lot.

Save gold by the gram and earn commissions

Save gold by the gram and earn commissions

Anybody can make money with Karatbars

Anybody can make money with Karatbars. Its just THAT SIMPLE<br>- Register and make your once in a lifetime investment<br>- Recruit a minimum of only 2 people that also want to start saving gold<p>No monthly fees - No minimum sales - No schedules - No pressure - No surprises. You just educate people about why its important to save gold. Recruit them to join Karatbars and you will get paid every Friday<p>If this sounds interesting to you join our team by registering on the link …

Little update to the Android app: Now you can filter your searches by post type. Comes in handy sometimes. Cool?

Little update to the Android app: Now you can filter your searches by post type. Comes in handy sometimes. Cool?

Normally we don’t get involved with private affairs, but the continued outpouring of grief, praise, remembrance, and love for Robin Willi…

Normally we don’t get involved with private affairs, but the continued outpouring of grief, praise, remembrance, and love for Robin Williams we’ve seen on Tumblr has been staggering. He gave his gifts selflessly, and was a beacon of sorts to those of us who had a weird time figuring out how our energies and talents fit into the world.<p>Remember, if you’re struggling, there’s help. We love ya, Tumblr.<p>And goodbye, Robin. We love you, too.

Case Study #1

[this will be a long one ppl]<p>You probably asking yourself:<p>What I can gain from having small gold weights which is very unusefull for jewelry and investments in option markets?<p>(or maybe just asking what’s the point :p )<p>let’s think this out through a normal day to day real life scenario:<p>You working in a very good position in a good company and your monthly salary is good enough to start a family<p>You found your love and soul-mate you got married in this wonderful evening and spend a very lovely …