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iPad: $1.50 per year

If you fully drain and charge your iPad every other day it will use about 12 kWh of electricity per year. Source: Electric Power Research Institute

Electricity

Here's How to Stop Facebook From Snooping in Your Web History

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>This week, Facebook announced it was expanding its evil empire adding targeted advertising based on …

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often

Happiness can be a choice -- especially when you take the right actions.<p>Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good …

13 Google Search Tricks That Make Life A Whole Lot Easier

You <i>think</i> you know how to Google? You don't know how to Google.<p>Even the most seasoned Googler might not know every tip and trick available with just a few extra keystrokes in the search bar. Consider this your instructions manual for the world's most popular search engine.<p>Define A Word<p><b>The Scenario:</b> …

The Incredible Rise (And Fall?) Of Candy Crush

King, the company that makes super popular game Candy Crush filed for an IPO yesterday.<p>As a result, we get to see its financial performance. As you can see in this chart from Statista, it's pretty much insane.<p>Prior to launching Candy Candy Crush, King was doing just fine, generating over $100 …

Candy Crush

Models’ Faces Turned Into Stunning Optical Illusions By Creative Russian Duo

Moscow-based photographer Alexander Khokhlov and makeup artist Valeriya Kutsan have created a bewitching series of portraits that play with the …

Michael Bay quits CES stage after technical hitch - video

<b>Ben Child:</b> Brothers who attempted to extort money and attack the director as he filmed in Hong Kong have been sent to prison<p>Published: 27 Feb 2014<p><b>Readers' panel</b>: Eight film fans offer a spirited defence of the oft-maligned director of Transformers, Pearl Harbor and Pain & Gain<p>Published: 9 Jan</b> …

Mumbai's dabbawallas: proof that tradition can be innovative

Imagine trying to cook – and then deliver, on time – 200,000 hot lunches every day, in the centre of a city where traffic is regularly gridlocked. And then imagine having to pick up and return the food containers, collect the money, and pay the drivers – most of whom cannot read or write.<p>The …

Modern Floating Home is the Perfect Tranquil Retreat

<i>Floating House</i> is a home designed by architect Dymitr Malcew that offers its residents beautiful unobstructed views, a connectedness to their surroundings, and an easy way to move from one locale to another. Created for H2ORIZON, a French developer that specializes in floating structures like this …

Living Rooms

Sagging demand for exports is dragging down economic growth everywhere

Indonesia’s economy grew at just 6.02% in the first quarter of 2013, compared with the previous year. That’s the slowest growth in two years, and it’s in large part due to flagging export demand.<p>“Exports are still underperforming and government spending is still not up to speed,” Euben Paracuelles, …

Oracle’s is in Big Trouble : Big Data is to Blame

<i>Since you’re here …</i><p><i>… We’d like to tell you about our mission and how you can help us fulfill it. SiliconANGLE Media Inc.’s business model is based on</i> …

The Next 10 Tech Markets That Will Be Worth $1 Billion Or More

And sometimes it takes years — like with the dumb phones that grew like mold from the mid-1990s through the late 2000s.<p>And now, for example, the prevalence of smart mobile devices has spurred the mobile app industry, an entirely new piece of infrastructure which supports thousands of companies and …

Artificial Intelligence

Location Data Can Uniquely Identify Cellphone Users

A new study demonstrates how easy it is to identify people from the location-tracking data on their cellphones.<p>Just a few data points from a location-tracking cellphone are enough to identify most people, a new study found. It doesn't matter if those data are "anonymized" so they aren't linked to …