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Misery and mass bowing: the view from a North Korean tour bus

Restraints on foreign tourists fail to mask the hardship and mind control in country UN likened to Nazi Germany<p>A stunningly beautiful, twentysomething woman dressed in black performs her death wail in the main hall of an obscenely luxurious palace in central Pyongyang. Her face seems to contort as …

Space Agencies Of The World, Unite: The U.N.'s Asteroid Defense Plan

The United Nations General Assembly may approve a plan soon for the world's space agencies to defend the Earth against asteroids.<p>The plan, introduced last week, is expected to be adopted by the General Assembly in December. It would do two things: create an International Asteroid Warning Network so …

Bike sharing programs transform transportation in cities

In August of 2008, Washington, D.C., created the nation’s first bike sharing system.<p>While ambitious in its cultural and social leap, it was modest in scale, featuring just 120 bicycles docked in 10 automated rental locations.<p>But people liked it.<p>By 2010, the program was replaced by something much …

New York City

BlackBerry users earn big, Android users drink the most and iPhone users are ambitious

BlackBerry users were found to be the biggest earners as well as send the most texts and make the most calls. iPhone owners rated themselves the most …

The future of authentication: Biometrics, multi-factor, and co-dependency - Talk Mobile

There’s a constant battle going on in all of our lives between security and convenience. Having long, 64-character pseudo-random passwords on mobile …

Information Systems

Space.com

DARPA creates hollow-core optical fiber for faster networks, more accurate sensors - ExtremeTech

By on July 18, 2013 at 11:35 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>DARPA has succeeded in creating …

2014 Mercedes S-Class review: The best, most technologically advanced car you will ever drive - ExtremeTech

By on July 22, 2013 at 10:23 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>The 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class …

Nexus 7-2 and Android 4.3: Watch the Google event live (updated live blog) - ExtremeTech

By on July 24, 2013 at 1:18 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Google has unveiled the new Nexus 7 …

Android News

How to put humans on Mars, and get them home safely again - ExtremeTech

By on July 25, 2013 at 11:02 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Younger generations haven’t …

MIT creates the first perfect mirror - ExtremeTech

By on July 25, 2013 at 12:52 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Physicists at MIT have created the …

Foc.us: The first commercial tDCS headset that lets you safely overclock your brain - ExtremeTech

By on July 30, 2013 at 8:17 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>After an interminable wait, the …

The Brain

Aussie Dyson entrant gives helmets a 21st Century overhaul

James Dyson Awards entries close August 1, but one of this year's Australian entries is already gaining interest from police motorcycle departments …

Motor Authority

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