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This wearable chair from Japan helps surgeons through long hours of surgery

<i>(The Bridge) –</i> As IT industry workers normally work facing to desktops or laptops, more than a few of them are willing to use items like a standing desk to avoid sitting at work for all day. While there are many jobs that let people work while standing, one of the hardest is probably surgical …

Wearable Tech

More fights ahead on Planned Parenthood after Senate vote

WASHINGTON (AP) — After the Senate's derailing of Republican legislation halting federal dollars for Planned Parenthood, one thing seems clear: Many …

Planned Parenthood

Scientists Probe Puppy Love

It's a question that bedevils dog owners the world over: "Is she staring at me because she loves me? Or because she wants another biscuit?"<p>Research published Thursday in the journal <i>Science</i> suggests that love (or something close) could be behind that stare. The work shows that when dogs and their …

The 7 Most Gloriously Disgusting Ballpark Snacks of 2015

Who needs hamburger buns when you can use two entire funnel cakes?<p>Sunday is Opening Day for the 2015 Major League Baseball season, which means this is the week the public found out what to expect on the only official roster that really matters: The ballpark menu, of course.<p>The New York Mets, the …

New York Mets

Microsoft Will Remove “Do Not Track” As The Default Setting In Its New Browsers

Microsoft today announced that going forward, it will not turn on the “Do Not Track” feature in the upcoming versions of Internet Explorer and Spartan by default.<p>The “Do Not Track” setting in many popular browsers tells websites and their advertisers that you want to opt out of third-party tracking …

Sony sells a chunk of its Olympus stake for a fast buck

Kaz Hirai's plans to save Sony have run from integrating its many disparate business units through to just selling off everything, even the stuff that's nailed down. Now, the company is getting rid of half of its stake in Olympus in the hope of raising some extra cash for "growth investments." Sony …

Twitter cofounder Biz Stone on Jelly's failure, his hopes for his new app, Super

AUSTIN, Texas — What do you do when your app fails? If HBO's <i>Silicon Valley</i> has taught us anything it's that you pivot.<p>When Twitter cofounder Biz …

Spotify, a music streaming service going for broke

Since US pop empress Taylor Swift pulled her catalogue from the service, Spotify has regularly trumpeted its self-reported payout (1.8 billion euros) to the music industry over the past seven years.<p>The money has turned music executives from sceptics into believers in a model -- based on free music …

Streaming

Scientists say people are terrible at remembering what the Apple logo looks like

Apple's logo is a masterpiece of form. It's a refined, elegant shape that represents the computer brand without the need for words, and represents an expectation of quality. But, according to a UCLA study published last month, nobody can remember what it looks like. Scientists at the university …

Google confirms plans to launch its own mobile service in the 'coming months'

'I think we're at the stage where we need to think of hardware, software, and connectivity together.'<p>Google's Sundar Pichai has essentially confirmed reports that the company will become a wireless provider of sorts in "the coming months." During his appearance at Mobile World Congress today, …

The Stratos Card Aims To Unify Credit Cards, And Can Be In Your Pocket Next Month

Yep, here’s another card that promises to consolidate all your credit cards into one. But unlike the others, the Stratos Card appears to be worth a longer look.<p>Stratos, the company behind the card, has a novel approach and has seemingly worked through all the niggles so far associated with …

Apple Would Like You To Know People Think The iPhone’s Camera Is Awesome

BART Train toward San Francisco<br>Klodjana Dervishi<p>1 of 15<p>Apple is turning the spotlight on its users in a new international ad campaign that will see …

Demand for Apple Watch could use up third of world’s gold

We’re still waiting for the final pricing details on the Apple Watch, but if recent reports that Apple plans to sell one million gold Edition units a month are true, Apple Watch could wreak havoc on gold prices and do who knows what to the global economy.<p>Josh Center at TidBits has done some math on …

Tim Cook hails Apple Watch health benefits: 'Sitting is the new cancer'

Chief executive talks up his smartwatch’s activity reminders as well as Apple Pay technology’s privacy policy in conference appearance<p>Apple chief executive Tim Cook has pitched health as one of the key selling points for his company’s upcoming Apple Watch smartwatch, including its hourly reminders …

18 One-Pan Breakfast Recipes That Will Send You to the Strata-sphere

Alright, show of hands. Who out there loves bread, brunch and basically all things indulgent? Looks like just about everyone. This means you <i>definitely</i> need some strata in your life. These 18 eggy, cheesy and sometimes meaty bread puddings stir together all of the usual breakfast table suspects into …

37 Carrot Recipes, for Soups, Salads, Side Dishes, and More

We could eat these veggies every day of the week—and these 24 carrot recipes really sparkle.<p><b>We love carrots for their versatility:</b> These sweet root veggies are perfect in just about everything from soup to raw salads to roasted side dishes. These 37 carrot recipes really…sparkle.

Food

Google Glass 'to be redesigned from scratch'

The next version of Google Glass will look completely different from the original protoype following the end of the Explorer programme, sources have said<p>The next version of Google Glass to be launched will look nothing like its predecessor, after sources close to the new head of the project claim …

Tesla's Elon Musk takes aim at 'Apple's Achilles heel'

“Ultimately,” wrote KickingBear’s Guy English nearly three years ago, “the retention of talent will be Apple’s Achilles’ heel. The smartest people …

Siri crushes Cortana, Google Now when it comes to foreign languages

[<b>Update 2/15/2015</b>: In response to comments left on this story, the individual query results for each language are now available here.]<p>The world of speech technology and personal voice assistants is picking up quickly and has an incredible amount of potential for future innovation. Siri isn’t the …

Google Now

Friends Furever: Google's subtle dig at Apple goes viral

TV advertising that goes viral on YouTube — reinforcing a brand, for free, again and again — is the best kind.<p>By that measure, “Friends Furever” …

Stunning Vintage Photos of Audrey Hepburn, Brigitte Bardot, and More

Throughout his storied career, photographer Terry O'Neill has mingled with some of the biggest names in show business. It was his comfortable, easy-going attitude that earned the now 76-year-old such incredible access to his famous subjects. "Getting to know my subjects and [forming a level of] …

RHA T10i Review: Gorgeous $200 in-Ear Headphones

The RHA T10i is probably the best looking and best built in-ear headphone for $200. The design is exquisite, featuring noise-isolating stainless steel buds, hand-made drivers, interchangeable sound filters, and an oxygen-free copper cable.<p>There are a lot of excellent in-ear headphones for $200 …

Pay Phones In NYC To Be Replaced With Up To 10,000 Free Wi-Fi Kiosks Next Year

There were about 2.2 million pay phones in the U.S. as of 2000 and now there are under 500,000, according to the American Public Communications Council. The decline in pay phone usage is largely attributed to the ubiquity of mobile phones. The city of New York plans to replace its pay phones with <b>up</b> …

NAO the Humanoid Robot Therapist is Working Wonders With Autistic Children

Meet NAO, a humanoid robot therapist who’s making amazing headway with treating children with ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder). This friendly little …

Sweat sensor could make iWatch most personal device ever

Apple is on a quest to curate as much of your biometric data as possible.<p>“iWatch could quickly become your biometric key to the entire Apple ecosystem”

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Lorde Wears a Bubblegum Pink Vionnet Suit at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Ceremony

Lorde was thinking pink last night at the 29th Annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony. The sultry singer performed an amazing rendition …

How I Learned to Love Vegetables—by Following the Grateful Dead

As a teenager, Rosie Schaap never knew how great vegetables could be—until she started following the Grateful Dead and experienced the joys of salad<p></head><b>I learned to eat my vegetables</b> on Grateful Dead tour in the late 1980s, when I was a high school dropout with boundless enthusiasm for …

Inside Taiwan's NSFW Sex-Themed Restaurant

From the land that gave the world toilet-themed restaurants comes this: a goofy sex-themed eatery. Opening last year, the restaurant is called "Funny …