Esther Joseph

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Venezuela President Maduro arrests 'three plotting generals'

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1063000/1063720_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534397144_76e44268c323f1be0a8fc52c14592e11<p><b>Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has said that three air force generals have been arrested for plotting an uprising against his government.</b><p>Mr …

Venezuela

The Best Makeup Looks from Spring 2014

Heres to springing forwardwith an edge.<p>If spring makeup evokes visions of petal pink gloss, rosy cheeks, and shimmery eyes, allow yourself to reconsider. This season, the trends were bolder, sexier, and (dare we say?) surprisingly easy to pull-off. Here's to springing forward…with an edge.

Italian Google Glass competitor GlassUp shows off first prototype

Venice-based GlassUp today unveiled its first augmented reality glasses prototype, an interesting combination of Google Glass and a more conventional heads-up display. Most importantly, GlassUp projects an image onto a lens in front of you, and not on a prism up and to the right of your field of …

In 2014 the next billion will access the mobile internet—at $20 a handset

For the first time ever, in 2013 smartphones outsold feature phones, and the dean of Silicon Valley tech investing, Marc Andreessen, says that within three years you simply won’t be able to buy a non-smartphone. But what proportion of phones in use right now are smartphones?<p>Less than half, is the …

Mobile Broadband

More Beautiful Book Quotes Become Clever Illustrations

Let's say goodbye to 2013 and hello to a new year with these beautiful literary posters. Evan Robertson of Obvious State is behind this inspiring project where he takes meaningful quotes from famous authors and illustrates them in an incredibly clever way. His goal is to design 50 original prints, …

Literature

7 Things Americans Can Learn From Italians

If you've spent time in Italy you know that life in Italy and life in America are very different. While both cultures have their pros and cons, we think Americans can learn a lot from the way Italians live.<p>Traditionally, Italians have an easy-going and positive outlook on how to go about daily …

Leaning Tower of Pasta by Black+Blum

Oh, yes I did. Two of my favorite things: architecture+pasta united!<p>The Leaning Tower of Pasta by Black+Blum is a storage container that makes you …

Can Thinking About Time Make You A Better Person?

A new study finds that thinking about money makes people more likely to cheat, but thinking about time keeps them honest.<p>Imagine: Briefcases full of cash. Scrooge McDuck diving into his swimming pool vault of gold coins. Winning $100 at a blackjack table. Feeling a little dishonest yet?<p>Just …

Beautifully Designed Prosthetic Limbs of the 21st Century

These prosthetic limb designs are really quite amazing. The beautifully designed legs were created by Bespoke Innovations and provide options to “those who have congenital or traumatic limb loss.”<p>Founded by industrial designer and orthopedic surgeon Scott Summit, the company uses 3D scanning …

An Interview with Kai Brach of Offscreen Magazine - The Fox Is Black

Print-only publications are a rarity nowadays. And one guy running it? Unheard of. Yet that’s the story of Kai Brach and his self-described …

A Multi-Faceted Sculpture Made of 3D Tiles

Visual artist Kit Webster partnered with Chiara Kickdrum, who did the sound, to create this illuminated geometric wall sculpture called Porcelana …