Andrei Neagu

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What Take-Out Food Can Teach You About American History

On any given day in the United States, 6% of the entire country will be eating take-out for one meal or another. Whether it’s ordered with a touch on …

American Cities

“One port to do it all” – the new integrated USB-C/Thunderbolt 3 port makes it into the first laptop

Apple’s decision to equip the 12-inch MacBook with just a single port was a controversial one, but the USB-C port Apple chose just got a whole lot more powerful. Intel announced back in June that it was integrating USB-C and Thunderbolt 3 to create “one compact port that does it all” – and that …

First supermoon of 2015 – in pictures

The sight of a perigee moon happens when the moon is full and makes its closest approach to Earth. The next supermoons will be on 28 September and 27 October

Supermoon

Here’s What Steve Wozniak Thinks of The Steve Jobs Trailer

Focus; Topical Press Agency/Getty Images<p>Universal; Bob Riha Jr—Getty Images<p>Lionsgate; Tom Spader—AP<p>Sony Pictures; Dave Pickoff—AP<p>Warner Brothers; …

Steve Wozniak

Phone Hacks: Save Data by Switching Browsers

Lily Isn't a Drone — It's A GoPro That Follows You Around

Meet the friendliest drone on the market.<p>That's because the drone is made to follow around its user completely automatically — no controller necessary — tracking a GPS wristband and following commands issued from a smartphone app.<p>The camera is built right into the drone, and shoots video at up to …

Romania turns hacking crisis into advantage, helping Ukraine

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Ukraine is turning to an unlikely partner in its struggle to defend itself against Russian cyber warfare: Romania.<p>The eastern European country known more for economic disarray than technological prowess has become one of the leading nations in Europe in the fight against …

Cybersecurity

Is Google Glass another Newton?

The thing about Google Glass is that Sergey Brin was absolutely right. Back in 2013 he stood on the TED stage and shared this video:<p>He called the act of staring down at our phones all day ‘emasculating’ – a word that got him a bunch of heat for its male-oriented worldview. But the simple fact is …

Google Glass

Facebook is the new AOL

The '90s are back.<p>They’re back in fashion, they’re back in music, and they are most certainly back in technology.<p>In a way this makes sense; the top end of the Millennial generation was just entering high school in the '90s, and now they’re in the workplace and armed with spending power, so it’s …

Advertising

The 13 Best Things to Watch on Netflix When You're Hungover

<b>1. You've Got Mail and/or Sleepless in Seattle</b><p>Photo: Warner Bros.<p>Absolutely nothing cures a hangover like a greasy breakfast sandwich eaten over a rom-com, and absolutely no '90s movie couple warms the soul like Meg Ryan and Tom Hanks. Just sit back and let the dulcet flirtations of Annie and Sam …

How To Ruin Your Life (Without Even Noticing That You Are)

Understand that life is not a straight line. Life is not a set timeline of milestones. It is okay if you don’t finish school, get married, find a job …

How 21 Big Tech Companies Got Their Names

Tech company names<p>The expression ‘what’s in a name’ – or the slightly more poetic ‘a rose by any other name’ – means, essentially, that a name doesn’t matter. It suggests that it’s the attributes of a person or object that will dictate what it truly is and how it is seen by the world.<p>However, in …

iPhone 6 and 6 plus: Apple goes thinner, bigger and faster

Latest new iPhones have a larger 4.7in and 5.5in screen and thinner profile as company aims to meet ‘phablet’ demand<p>iPhone 6 to feature mobile wallet NFC payment system Apple launches Apple Watch, its first wearable device iPhone 6 draws battle line with Android iPhone 6 and iOS 8 drag mobile …

Picture This: Photos From Videos, No Work Required

Vhoto for iOS finds your best face by automatically grabbing photos from videos.<p>Smile! Say cheese! Show me those pearly whites! Act like you’re happy to be here!<p>Despite desperate attempts to elicit happy expressions from subjects, bad photos happen to good people. The truth is that lots of people …

Favorite Ambient Tracks Of All Time

Ambient Music

Defiantly plastic: designing the Galaxy S5

"Our major aims were usability, friendliness and a more humanistic design. We wanted something with a pleasing feel ... and better grip. If we used metal, [we felt] the designs felt heavy and cold," explains Senior Product Designer Dong Hun Kim, pointing to why Samsung still plays in polycarbonate. …

Elke Vogelsang's dog portraiture

5 Incredibly Effective Ways to Work Smarter, Not Harder | Inc.com

Regular readers know I definitely believe in the power of hard work. As Jimmy Spithill, skipper of Team Oracle USA, says, "Rarely have I seen a situation where doing less than the other guy is a good strategy."<p>But we can all work smarter, too. And clearly we all want to, as evidenced by the …

Time Management

Google Glass’s battery is lousy on purpose, says Google man

Thad Starner has been wearing computers on his face for 21 years. Today he works with Google on Glass, the web giant’s wearable computing project which, because of its high-profile backer and the accompanying publicity blitz, also happens to be the go-to example of all that is good and evil about …

Wearable Tech

Holland says yes to the network-agnostic SIM card

Advertisement<p>24 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / Albert Lozano<p>Regulators in Netherlands this week opened the door for any company — whether Apple, Audi …

8 Ways Tech Has Completely Rewired Our Brains

Technology has altered human physiology. It makes us think differently, feel differently, even dream differently. It affects our memory, attention …

The Internet Will Be Everywhere In 2025, For Better Or Worse

We won't think about 'going online' or 'looking on the Internet' for something. We'll just be online, and just look."<p>In 2025, the Internet will enhance our awareness of the world and ourselves while diminishing privacy and allowing abusers to "make life miserable for others," according to a new …

The Squalid Grace of Flappy Bird

Why playing stupid games staves off existential despair<p>Games are grotesque.<p>I’m not talking about games like <i>Grand Theft Auto</i> or <i>Manhunt</i>, games whose subjects are moral turpitude, games that that ask players to murder, maim, or destroy. I mean games in general, the form we call “games.” Games are …

How to draw 3D eggs

Eggs

Drake: High Times at the YOLO Estate

How did a half-Jewish Canadian child actor reinvent hip-hop? The improbable, slightly vulnerable, often tuneful, highly driven rise of Drake<p>Drake is …

Insane New Footage Of Felix Baumgartner's Edge-Of-Space Jump Released

We're warning you now: This new video of Felix Baumgartner's record-setting leap from the edge of space just might make you feel a bit queasy.<p>The supersonic skydiver made history in October 2012 when he plunged more than 24 miles to Earth's surface, breaking three records in the process.<p>Now, nearly …

Inuit Families Photographed At The End Of The Earth

Imagine a world far far away from the bright lights and hustle and bustle of the world's major cities, a place so harsh and isolated that only a few …

The True Story Behind Mariah Carey's 'All I Want For Christmas'

You can think of some the reasons why — banalization, cannibalization — but it may simply be because every year for the past 19 years, a juggernaut has blown them all away: "All I Want For Christmas Is You," by Mariah Carey.<p>This year is no exception — the song is again No. 1 on Billboard's …

Songwriting

Michael Bublé's Complete Dominance Of Spotify Right Now Is Terrifying

We asked Spotify to send us the top Christmas songs getting streamed right now.<p>Here is what they sent back. Apparently, Spotify listeners only want to spend Christmas with one man, and no one else.<p>That man is Michael Bublé.<p>Basically, listeners have his 2011 smash album, "Christmas," which has sold …

Decorations