Ankit Srivastava

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Did Apple just kill the password?

<i>Update: An earlier version of this story said the iPhone 5s was the first phone with a fingerprint sensor. This was an error introduced by the</i> …

The Simpsons' secret formula: it's written by maths geeks

When one of Britain's best-known science writers went to Los Angeles to meet the show's writers for a new book, he found a team dedicated to inserting gags about complex maths problems. And you thought it was just a cartoon…<p>Without doubt, the most mathematically sophisticated television show in the …

10 Abs Exercises Better Than Crunches

10 abs exercises for women that are so much better than crunches.<p>If you still think that doing crunches will score you amazing abs, you're in for a rude awakening. Flattening your belly requires multi-muscle exercises that target all the regions of your core—upper and lower abs, obliques, …

5 Fatty Foods That Make You Skinny

These foods are packed with GOOD fat that can help you lose weight<p>You are NOT what you eat.<p>If we were what we ate, then people who ate lots of hot dogs and pork chops would be solid walls of muscle. People who ate lots of pasta would be stringy and fat-free. People who ate lots of pecan pie would …

This little isle

TRACING family trees is a popular British pastime. Television programmes show celebrities rummaging through old census documents. Websites help …

Extreme close-up shows you how a mosquito really bites your flesh and sucks your blood

Look at that proboscis go!<p>Usually, being bitten by a mosquito is an event that conjures up swear words and frantic itching, but more advanced souls might turn their thoughts to what exactly happens when the insect manages to get under your skin. Thanks to a video shot by researchers at the Pasteur …

Portraits of Dogs With Human-Like Expressions

Is it just us or do most of these dogs look incredibly serious? Hamburg, Germany-based photographer Ralph Hargarten is behind this intriguing new series called <i>A Dog's Life</i> where he's shot portraits of dogs with facial expressions we often attribute to humans. Set against a simple black background, …

An Oral History Of Apple Design: 2001

The greatest business story of this generation is a design tale.<p>If there is one thing that CEO Tim Cook doesn’t want people to know, it’s what dwells behind his company’s “signature.” As a result, most efforts to explain design at Apple end up reducing a complex 37-year history to bromides about …

Tim Cook

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3 Ways to Avoid Burnout by Working Smarter, Not Harder

Are you working 80+ hours a week and headed for burnout? Here are a few tactics I use to work smarter, not harder that you can try for yourself.<p>Think just because you run a business that it’s got to be all work and no play? Don’t remember the last time you took a vacation? Do you regularly put in …

Productivity

Google Earth for Android now remembers long-forgotten geotagged photos

If you have insatiable wanderlust, you just might love the newest Google Earth update for Android -- especially if you travel enough to forget where you've been. Version 7.1.2 adds the ability to view your geotagged photos from a new layer within the app, as long as they've been previously uploaded …

Apple planning 6-inch 'iPhablet'?

Apple is reportedly evaluating a plan to offer iPhones with screens ranging from 4.8 inches to as big as 6 inches.<p>A 6-inch iPhone – which would be 2 inches bigger than Apple's current iPhone 5 model – would fall into the so-called 'phablet' category, being the same size as the Acer Liquid S2 and …