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Why clubs laud the NordBord

The original NordBord prototype was developed by Dr Tony Shield and Dr David Opar at Queensland University of Technology, who had used it to conduct …

English Football

Vacant skyscrapers are an ‘albatross’ that Canada’s oil capital can’t shake off too soon

Naheed Nenshi was first elected mayor of Calgary in 2010 when the iconic Bow tower was rising to re-top the city’s skyline, new companies were …

Teens have a smart reason for abandoning Facebook and Twitter

When my digital media students are sitting, waiting for class to start, and staring at their phones, they are not checking Facebook. They’re not checking Instagram or Pinterest or Twitter. No, they’re catching up on the news of the day by checking out their friends’ Stories on Snapchat, chatting in …

Social Media

The 10 Most Romantic Pastas

Not just any pasta will do for Valentine’s Day.<p>Treat your favorite dining partner to an ultra-luxe dinner with one of these beautiful and indulgent …

17 Cheap Organic Foods You Should Be Buying

Compared to conventional foods, certain organic foods are so affordable that you shouldn’t ignore them while grocery shopping.<p>You’re typically …

Nutrition

Best Cheese Dips

What Happens When a Home Cook Experiments with Blue Apron and Other Meal Kits

Meal-subscription services that send boxes of premeasured, pre-prepped ingredients 
to your door have become big business. 
Home cook Marisa Meltzer …

2016: The Year of the Bowl?

Plates are so 2015.<p>There are plenty of innovative new dining trends to get excited about in 2016—high-octane cocktails, vegetables pickled in …

The Best Pizza Dough

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The Σtos is a self-driving sports car with a folding steering wheel and its own drone

The next CES doesn't kick off in Las Vegas until January 2016, but the hype train is already leaving the station -- with or without a driver. The first CES-bound concept to appear is the Rinspeed Σtos, a sports car that features both autonomous and piloted driving modes. And it has its own personal …

Drones

Apple Patents Earbuds With Noise-Canceling Sensor Smarts

Apple continues looking at ways to improve its earbuds — including potentially ditching the iconic white cables which had such a starring role in iTunes ads, back in the day.<p>According a patent filed in February last year but published this week and spotted by AppleInsider, Cupertino is looking at …

Consumer Tech

Obi Worldphone SF1 and SJ1.5 launched by former Apple CEO - super unique and affordable

Any sub-$200 smartphone worth its salt must come from a Chinese company, right? Former Apple CEO John Sculley is trying to change that perspective by co-founding Obi, a Silicon Valley-based company that has just announced a couple devices that will definitely turn heads and keep wallets healthy. …

Mobile Technology

Google uses Search as a secret job interview tool

Shutterstock<p>Google is well known for its love of puzzles and leaving little hidden secrets dotted around and it turns out that the company applies similar techniques while it is on the hunt for new employees too.<p>Max Rosett, a new Google employee, blogged about his recent recruitment experience at …

Employment

Former Apple CEO announces new flagship smartphone for the developing world

Obi Worldphone, founded by former Apple CEO John Sculley, announced on Wednesday two brand new handsets -- the SF1 and the SJ1.5.<p>The sub-$250 Android devices look to carry out Obi Worldphone's mission statement of bringing premium-quality phones to the world's developing markets (namely Asia, …

Pintasking brings multi-tasking to just about any Android device

One of the main reasons I prefer working on my desktop over my tablet or phone is that PCs offer a significantly better multi-tasking experience.<p>Sure, I could use my Android phone to keep an eye on Twitter for leads for a story, download images using Chrome, and write and publish my post in …

Here's How To Cook An Egg INSIDE Of A Burger. You Won't Regret It.

Come on, let's do this.<p>Plop a fried egg on top of a burger patty and there you have it: brunch. Been there, done that. The pairing is tasty, for sure, but the placement isn't so innovative at this point.<p>You can fix this. Want to know how? You should be cooking your egg <i>inside</i> of your hamburger …

Meet Wileyfox, an 'edgy' new mobile brand powered by Cyanogen

LONDON -- Stand by for a new name in the mobile market: Wileyfox is a whole new smartphone brand launching here today, and at the core is an Android rival called Cyanogen.<p>Cyanogen is an operating system based on Google's Android, adding different features to give you a more customisable experience …

Chrome for Mac is about to get a lot faster

If you’ve been using Google’s Chrome browser on Mac, you’ve been missing out on some serious performance gains made by Apple with its Safari browser: Not only is Cupertino’s favorite browser faster than Chrome, it also saves battery power.<p>But Chrome is looking to catch up with a coming update that …

What Tinder teaches us about millennials

Recently, I was having a conversation with a junior member of my staff, and she was recounting a story about a recent date she'd been on with a guy she'd met on Tinder, an online dating app.<p>It turns out the date was so bad, she found herself playing with her phone during a particularly boring part …

Stagefright 2: all versions of Android since 2010 hit by privacy-busting flaw

Security researchers warn that privacy of victims may be at risk from hackers running their own code on mobile devices – and a patch is not yet available<p>Stagefright, the hugely widespread Android vulnerability which Google finally patched in early August, is back for a second go.

Mobile Devices

Qualcomm says your next smartphone will look sharper and last longer

Qualcomm promises its new chip will improve your next smartphone's camera while keeping it alive longer.<p>Qualcomm, the world's largest maker of chips for smartphones, shared details on its Snapdragon 820 chip, including a new Adreno 530 graphics processing unit and Spectra image signal processing …

Focus: a complete gallery app that prioritizes ease of use, organization and security

Finding the right gallery app can be a hassle. There’s just so many options out there! I happen to be pretty happy with Google Photos, but if that service is not to your liking we will have to continue looking around. Today we would like to introduce you to a new gallery app that managed to catch …

iPad Mini 4 Likely to Support Split View Multitasking

Files within OS X El Capitan indicate the upcoming iPad mini 4 will support full Split View multitasking, suggesting its internal specs will be on par with the iPad Air 2. An OS X El Capitan resource file first located by developer Hamza Sood and <i>9to5Mac</i> from the Safari 9 browser depicts an iPad …

Using Android with Mac OS X: tips and recommendations

One of the principal reasons that many Apple Mac users opt for an iPhone over an Android smartphone is the ability to seamlessly work with their primary computer. As a Mac user who uses Android devices, I’ve often been left frustrated with the inability of my computer and smartphone to work …

What Google's Alphabet means for Android

In the wake of Google's announcement that it will restructure around a parent company called Alphabet, a lot of the focus has been on what Google …

Is your Android vulnerable to the Stagefright bug? There's an app for that

Critical security bug remains unpatched in the majority of the over 1bn devices in use, but Stagefright Detector checks to see if your phone is affected<p>If you have an Android smartphone you are probably vulnerable to a security bug that could allow anyone to take over your phone using just a …

Information Security

Thirteen Best Breweries in the U.S.A.

Craft beer is not just for hipsters. The stuff is all over the States, and Trip.com users are all over it. Here are the thirteen most popular breweries on Trip.com.<p>Sunriver Brewing Company, Sunriver, Oregon<p>Photo: Sunriver Brewing Company by: Oregon Luxury Escapes - Courtesy: Trip.com<p>They brew their …

25 Greatest Internet DJ Mixes of All Time

Mary Anne Hobbs, BBC Radio 1: Breezeblock Dubstep Warz (2006)<p>Then closely intertwined with the grime scene, the slow, bass-heavy sound of dubstep …

Miami Beach

'iPhone 6c' Rumored for Q2 2016 Launch With 14/16nm Chips

Previous rumors that a smaller-screened "iPhone 6c" had been canceled for 2015 and perhaps now set to launch sometime in 2016 are getting a bit more heft today, with a report from <i>Digitimes</i> suggesting the "iPhone 5c successor" will launch in the second quarter of 2016. The site's sources from within …