Ali Arab

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How Barcelona's "Superblocks" Pedestrian Plan Hopes to Return the Streets to the People

Cars have reshaped cities across the world, largely at the cost of everyone outside of a private vehicle. In recent years the "grid city" of …

Singapore Airshow: Computing the costs of connectivity

<b>Would you be comfortable flying in a pilotless passenger plane? It is a question to which most people, myself included, would immediately answer "no".</b><p>However, many industry experts say that this prospect may one day become a reality, especially given the increased use and commercial applications of …

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The Rise and Fall of Nokia: How One Inventor Left His Mark on Mobile

<i>Christian Kraft</i> <i>recently left his position as Principal Innovation and User Experience expert at Nokia Beijing, having spent 14 years previously as</i> …

10 books that will change how you think forever

<i>Caitlin is Editor in Chief at Page19 and frequently writes about marketing, communications, and creativity. An edited version of this post originally appeared on Blinkist.</i><p>Sometimes it’s a lecture. Sometimes it’s a particular teacher’s words. Sometimes it’s a lesson from a parent or a friend, or …

The open source revolution is coming and it will conquer the 1% - ex CIA spy | Nafeez Ahmed

The man who trained more than 66 countries in open source methods calls for re-invention of intelligence to re-engineer Earth<p>Robert David Steele, former Marine, CIA case officer, and US co-founder of the US Marine Corps intelligence activity, is a man on a mission. But it's a mission that frightens …

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President Jimmy Morales has declared three days of national mourning<p>The president's former campaign manager allegedly contacted witnesses while on …

Tories could cut winter fuel payments for wealthy after 2015, Osborne hints

George Osborne has hinted that the Conservatives may propose cutting winter fuel payments for wealthy pensioners after the next election.<p>The …

You Should Stop Using Your iOS-Generated Hotspot Password Right Now

The ability to turn your iPhone into a Wi-Fi hotspot is a fantastically useful little tool in and of itself. But Apple, being the generous overlord …

Facebook reportedly developing Flipboard-like ‘Reader’ function for iOS

According to a report from <i>The Wall Street Journal</i>, Facebook is developing a new tool that focuses on news consumption in order to re-shape its identity as a social network, like Twitter, that can compete in the news consumption space. The project, which is reportedly called “Reader,” would be a …