Andrew Smith

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Toward a Pill That Helps Us Learn as Fast as Kids

Scientists are using mood drugs to return the adult's brain to an earlier stage of development. Here's why that won't be easy.<p>Shannon, a 14-year-old who lives in Massachusetts, has amblyopia, a condition sometimes referred to as “lazy eye.”<p>You can’t tell by looking at her, though. Unlike some …

10 Exercise Cheats That Blow Your Calorie Burn

You put in the time and effort, show up at the gym, and pride yourself in not taking shortcuts. So why is the scale not budging? Chances are, poor …

Fitness

Gamers are not anti-social basement dwellers, study finds

Gamers are not anti-social basement dwellers as some would presume, according to the findings of a new study published recently. Researchers analyzed the behavior of thousands of online gamers--most notably those who play MMOs like World of Warcraft--and determined that anti-social behavior is an …

Medieval graffiti - in pictures

Thousands of examples of medieval graffiti have been found to survive in more than 65% of East Anglia's old churches – everything from prayers and ships to architectural plans, demons and ritual protection marks<p>Striking discovery in a Suffolk church reawakens interest in the once-revered prolific …

Arkham Knight's Interesting Marketing Strategy Effectively Creates A Mystery Villain

Rocksteady has established a fantastic legacy for themselves with their Arkham series, the best Batman games ever made, and possibly the best superhero titles period. They’re going to say farewell to Batman with one final game, Arkham Knight, out this fall for PS4, Xbox One and PC.<p>We know little …

iPhone 6 Concept Imagines iPod Nano-Like Design

While the iPhone 5s and the iPhone 5c saw many part leaks ahead of their September 2013 release, we have seen no solid hints on what Apple's larger iPhone 6 might look like, leaving it up to designers to imagine how Apple will redesign its flagship product.<p>Concept artist Martin Hajek has teamed up …

Macworld/iWorld 2014: Sync What You Write On Paper Onto Your iDevice With Livescribe 3

We've featured Livescribe 3 several times here on AppAdvice. But we're featuring the iOS-compatible smart pen once again as our own Dom Esposito has …

We may already know how we will cure death—but should we?

A pair of advocates—they do legitimate research too, but their ardor is so intense, it’s hard to call them scientists—believe that they will, within their lifetimes, make ours the first generation of humans to live forever.<p>Their quest is elegantly laid out in <i>The Immortalists</i>, a new documentary …

Singularity

BlackBerry wins court order banning sales of Typo iPhone keyboard case

The Typo keyboard case is not good, but the idea for it may be: it adds a BlackBerry-style physical keyboard to the bottom of your iPhone. In exchange for a taller device, you free up screen real-estate when typing and if you're an ex-BlackBerry user, you also get the comfort of familiar, clacking …

Nature Blows My Mind! Hummingbirds And Their Freaky Flying Abilities

Hummingbirds are without a doubt one of the more mind-blowing feats of evolution. These feathered little freaks can fly in extraordinary ways -- …

ASUS PadFone X Phablet Specs Revealed by AT&T

AT&T has revealed the detailed hardware specs of <b>ASUS PadFone X</b> phablet. If you’re considering of the hybrid of smartphone and tablet, let’s go on …