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NASA Launches Official Apple TV App Featuring Real-Time View of Earth

NASA has launched its official app for the fourth-generation Apple TV, joining the app's popular iOS versions on iPhone and iPad, which have been downloaded over 17 million times.<p>The Apple TV app lets users watch high-definition live streams from NASA TV, and allows them to enjoy a real-time view …

Smart TV

Pixar's most and least successful movies at the box office, ranked

Though each Pixar film released has made the studio a substantial net profit, not every movie has lived up to the immense success of some of the company's true blockbusters.<p>Using Box Office Mojo's and The Numbers' sales and production statistics for each film, Business Insider has ranked all 19 …

Film Industry

52 Movies That Are So Clever They'll Have You Thinking For Days

All these films will stay with you long after they've finished playing.<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Sling TV brings its cord-cutter app to Android TV devices

So far, Dish has done an exceptional job of launching its internet television service, Sling TV, on most major mobile and stationary platforms. And now Android TV is the latest to offer support for the cord-cutter app, joining others like iOS, Roku, Xbox One and, of course, Android in doing so. At …

This Silicon Valley Entrepreneur Has Spent $300,000 On 'Smart Drugs'

Founders like Dave Asprey, a 41-year-old Californian, chug fistfuls of pills every morning in the hopes that these supplements will give them a competitive edge in an already competitive market, reports CNN.<p>The drug cocktail Asprey takes is a mix of "smart drugs" meant to increase brain function …

Silicon Valley

Face Washing 101: 6 Things to Avoid

Avoiding these common face-washing blunders will help you get better skin.<p><b>1. Overdoing it</b><p>Too much washing can age your skin. Do it no more than twice daily, though an extra wash pre- or post-workout is okay.<p><b>2. Using a harsh cleanser</b><p>Consider swapping out soap — which can strip your skin of its …

Google, Microsoft, others backing Facebook in fight over user privacy in New York

Tech companies and civil liberties unions are trying to fend off warrants<p>Facebook's getting some company in its fight with the New York district attorney's office over the protection of user data from government investigations, something that has quickly become a battle over constitutional rights. …

8 Spa-Like Bathrooms Designed to Instantly Soothe

Let these airy oases across the globe spur some ideas for creating your own refuge.

Interior Design

Google upgrades Glass with double the memory, battery boost

On the eve of I/O, Google unveils new Glass innards with 2GB of RAM and 15 percent longer battery life.<p>Google is still keeping up in the air the eventual release date of a consumer model for Glass, its controversial head-mounted display that first debuted on the face of co-founder Sergey Brin at …

Apple Is Using Professional Athletes Like Kobe Bryant To Test The Fitness Capabilities Of The iWatch

Apple has tapped notable names such as Kobe Bryant of the L.A. Lakers to test the so-called iWatch under a variety of conditions. Bryant was spotted at Apple's headquarters a few weeks ago and was reportedly there to meet with Apple's design boss Jony Ive.<p>The development comes as both The Wall …

Kobe Bryant

15 Daily Habits That Will Make You Happy And Successful

The world has changed greatly over time and still continues to change today. However, some things remain the same, such us key habits for lasting …

Want to Work for Google? Here’s How

See the 5 qualities that Google values in its employees above degrees and good grades. Learn what Google wants to see in an ideal candidate for any …

10 Influential Business Books You Need To Read To Be Successful

Take a minute and think about some of the most successful people you know.<p>I’d bet they’re great with people, are super-productive, and think …

10 Things Most Successful People Do At Night Before Sleep

So what do you do at night before you sleep? Do you watch television? Do you surf the web and this is how you found this blog? Or do you spend …

Google just revealed the incredibly simple formula for killer résumés

It’s not exactly E=mc².<p>But for would-be job hunters, it’s probably a lot more useful.<p>In a Q&A-style interview with Google’s senior vice president of people operations Laszlo Bock, The New York Times’s Tom Friedman fished a few seriously helpful words of wisdom out of the search giant’s human …

Résumés