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Android Circuit: Huge Galaxy S7 Leaked, Microsoft's Android Ambition, Google Planning End Of Gmail

Taking a look back at seven days of news across the Android world, this week’s Android Circuit includes Google’s slow transition away from Gmail, Samsung’s path to success in 2016, images from the leaked Samsung Galaxy S7 blueprints, paying your friends with Google Wallet, Microsoft’s Cortana’s …

Android News

Eddy Cue talks about Apple TV past, present and future

What has the impact been like of the fourth-generation Apple TV? According to a recent BuzzFeed interview with Cupertino’s Eddy Cue, it’s been …

Smart TV

Business lessons from Formula One

<i>Marino, assistant professor at LUISS University (Italy), received his Ph.D. in strategy from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. He mined</i> …

Disc: The Night Before Christmas (Linguists' version)

Twas the Night Before Christmas (Linguists’ version), by Dave Sayers, 2014. (Shared with Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike licence: …

Creative Commons

Disc: Proposal for Arabic Script Root Zone LGR

The Arabic script community has formed the Task Force on Arabic Script IDNs (TF-AIDN), also acting as the Arabic script Generation Panel (GP), which …

XML

Disc: Papuan Malay: Single hand-clap as discourse marker

Dear colleagues, In my Papuan Malay corpus I found many instances in which speakers mark pertinent parts of their discourse, such as the climax of a …

Literature

Forget Wi-Fi: You may soon access the internet via ordinary light bulbs

Light-speed internet may be upon us. A technology called “Li-Fi” uses light waves from ordinary LED light bulbs to deliver internet connectivity that that is cheaper, more secure and 100 times faster that broadband internet.<p>Velmini—a tech company in Tallinn, Estonia—is the first to test visible …

Wi-Fi

Loneliness May Warp Our Genes, And Our Immune Systems

Loneliness has been linked to everything from heart disease to Alzheimer's disease. Depression is common among the lonely. Cancers tear through their bodies more rapidly, and viruses hit them harder and more frequently. In the short term, it feels like the loneliness will kill you. A study suggests …

Psychology