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Here’s how a real teenager uses, and doesn’t use, social media

Advertisement<p>9 Comments<p>Credit: 1000 Words/Shutterstock<p>There’s a whole category of social-science fallacy that revolves around extrapolating from one …

US judge throws out 'genocide' lawsuit against Indian prime minister Narendra Modi

A US judge on Wednesday dismissed a lawsuit against Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi that accused him of “attempted genocide” over deadly anti-Muslim riots in 2002.<p>New York judge Analisa Torres threw out the suit on the grounds that Modi is not under her court’s jurisdiction after the US …

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What U.S. Intelligence Predicted the World Would Look Like in 2015

Shortly before 9/11, officials foresaw a fundamental shift in the nature of power.<p>Nine months before the September 11 attacks—and just days after the Supreme Court halted the Florida recount, handing the presidency to George W. Bush—U.S. intelligence officials published an 85-page prediction for …

Snapchat Is Asking Brands for $750,000 to Advertise and Won’t Budge

Snapchat is asking brands for $750,000 a day for its new ads, according to multiple industry sources who have heard the pitch, and some say that's …

Articles about minimalist home near danish forest on Dwell.com - Dwell

Overlooking views of a picturesque Austrian village, this modern home is built of wood entirely sourced from the homeowner’s...<p>Covered in mirrored glass that’s transparent when viewed from within, the façade of this Mexican forest retreat reflects the...<p>A World Heritage Site sits at the foot of a …

7 Trends That Will Shape How You Travel in 2015

The new year brings the promise of 365 new days to plan trips and see the world. And 2015 is shaping up to be rather interesting for travelers. From wellness retreats to ultra-affordable luxury, here are the burgeoning travel trends we're most excited about.<p><b>In the Spotlight: New Hotel …

Snow big deal, we wear this everyday. The Snowflake Girls @NYCballet #balanchine photo by Henry Leutwyler

Brothels are being turned into offices and flats as city’s property market takes off<p>It is dusk in Lane 14. Pools of water in the potholes reflect the lights flickering in an office block high above. The skeletal cement frames of half-built apartments are silhouettes against the darkening sky.<p>Down …

11 Remarkable Health Advances From 2014

From groundbreaking new drugs to doctor-assisted suicide, 2o14 was full of historic moments that are bound to play on in a big way throughout 2015 …

Russia entering 'full-fledged economic crisis', says ex-minister Kudrin

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia’s government has pushed the country into an economic crisis by not tackling its financial problems fast enough, former finance minister Alexei Kudrin said on Monday, as evidence mounted of trouble spreading through the economy.<p>The central bank bailed out its first victim …

Operator begins two-day exercise after suspected hacker tweets information on KHNP plants and its staff<p>South Korea’s nuclear plant operator has said its computer systems have been breached, raising fears that hackers, including those with possible North Korean links, could shift their focus to key …

Iraq reality TV show makes ISIS 'terrorists' confront victims

Haider Ali Motar was convicted of terrorism charges about a month ago for helping to carry out a string of Baghdad car bombings on behalf of the …

Xiaomi now worth more than $45 billion

These days, seemingly everyone <i>outside</i> North America is all-aflutter with Xiaomi, the relatively new Chinese OEM startup that has taken (part of) the world by storm. Last year it even managed to acquire former Googler, Hugo Barra, which came as a surprise to many and arguably put the name Xiaomi in …

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