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Phones 4u won't be the last casualty as the smartphone boom goes bust

Don't be fooled by the scenes of people queueing at Apple stores around the country last Friday to bag the latest iPhones. The reality is that the phone business in this country is shrinking and Phones 4u, the nationwide retailer that collapsed into administration last Sunday night, is only the …

Someone finally made a truly 3D movie

Jean-Luc Godard messes with 3D to wonderful results<p>You’re probably at least a bit of a film nerd if you’re familiar with Jean-Luc Godard, the biggest name of the ’60s French New Wave movement. Even if you don’t know him, you've definitely seen a lot of film techniques that he pioneered. He's …

8 Things You Should Never, Ever Include in a Pitch Deck

You have perfected your pitch and are feeling confident. But before you step into that big meeting, there are a few common stumbling blocks you should be aware of.<p>We asked eight YEC what you should never, ever include on those slides (no matter how tempting).

Gov. Jerry Brown signs bills to boost purchases of electric cars

Gov. Jerry Brown signed a package of bills Sunday boosting the state's market for electric cars, including a measure to make such vehicles more affordable for low-income residents.<p>That bill, the Charge Ahead California Initiative by Sen. Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles), sets a goal of placing at …

Samsung Galaxy Avant review: Run-of-the-mill Samsung Galaxy Avant is fine for the price - CNET

<b>The Good</b> Android 4.4 and a 1.2GHz CPU make the Samsung Galaxy Avant worth considering. Its leatherlike plastic backing feels comfy, and call quality was fantastic.<p><b>The Bad</b> Its camera takes lackluster shots slowly, and a dreary TFT screen drains the life out of your websites, photos and videos.<p><b>The</b> …

Awesome Instapaper App Now Free On iOS And Android

Marco Arment creator of the awesome Instapaper app that allows you to bookmark website pages to read later at a more convenient time, has today …

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OpenTable Says These Are The Best US Restaurants For Foodies

OpenTable has just announced its top 100 restaurants that are Fit For Foodies, which is based on more than 5 million restaurant reviews submitted by OpenTable diners for more than 19,000 restaurants in all 50 states and the District of Columbia.<p>The list of winners spans 29 states, with 14 in …

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Planning a European Winter Getaway on the Cheap

Instead of hibernating when the colder climates arrive, book a European vacation between November and March to save big bucks and explore without the swell of summer crowds.<p><b>Off-Peak Savings</b><p>The months surrounding the holiday season are considered off-season throughout Europe. Flight prices are …

The World's Most Adorable Island

<i>By Ken Jennings, CNTraveler.com</i><p><i>Photo: DigitalGlobe via Getty Images</i><p>Just like the coat of the region's namesake dog, the coast of Dalmatia is spotted -- with countless tiny islands. Most are uninhabited, but one little isle in the Zadar Archipelago recently become a hot destination for honeymooners …

The Easy Secret to Making Yourself Better at Anything

Create a feedback system to improve your personal and professional life.<p><i>This story first appeared on The Muse, a web destination with exciting job opportunities and expert career advice.</i><p>I'm a big believer in self-reflection, and I'm all about finding ways to make things (including myself!) better …