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Hate the iPhone X 'notch'? This phone lets you choose

To notch or not to notch? Huawei P20 lets you turn it off.<p>The iPhone X, may have the most famous "notch", but the best notch-screen design doesn't come from Apple at all.<p>Today, that honor goes to Huawei, whose P20 and P20 Pro let you quickly and oh-so-easily hop into the Display settings to toggle …

Mobile Technology

Why pizzerias don’t want to post calories in their stores (and some nutritionists agree)

Pizzamakers are calling in an order to the government: hold off on calorie-labeling regulation.<p>In response to a new Food and Drug Administration law, …

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Why the Earth Will Never Be Invaded

Why haven't the Borg invaded the Earth yet? I have watched every episode of <i>Star Trek, Star Trek: The Next Generation, Deep Space Nine, Voyager,</i> and <i>Enterprise</i>, and myriad movies where the Earth is invaded by aliens. I love science fiction. But it is only fiction and will remain so.<p>Many people, …

The 100 Best Sci-Fi Movies of All Time

Get those Netflix queues ready<p>Sci-fi is a constantly changing genre that explores the future of humanity and all the stability, fears, dreams, and anxieties that come with it. Sci-fi has played an indispensable role as a soothsayer, divining what technologies, human frailties, and triumphs to …

20 Most Overlooked Movies of 2014

From The Immigrant, boasting an Oscar-worthy turn by Marion Cotillard, to a post-apocalyptic take on class warfare in Snowpiercer, all the movies you …

The World Of Everything-As-A-Service

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Tom Blomfield is a Ruby developer and co-founder of GoCardless (YC S11). He was named one of the Top 5 Entrepreneurs under 30 in Europe and blogs at tomblomfield.com.</i><p>Over the last few years, it’s become dramatically more simple and capital-efficient to launch and grow Internet …

The Fine Tuning of the Universe

This Amazing Shot Of 10,000 Galaxies May Be The Hubble Telescope's Most Revealing Photo Ever

NASA calls it the most colorful image ever captured by the Hubble Space Telescope--and the most comprehensive. It has to be one of the most spectacular.<p>But the image--the remarkable payoff of a new survey called the Ultraviolet Coverage of the Hubble Ultra Deep Field--is more than merely beautiful. …

10 Habits of Remarkably Giving People | Inc.com

Think about people you truly respect. Think about people you truly admire. Think about people you love to be around. They may not be rich. They may not be highly accomplished. They may not be household names.<p>Yet you love to be around them--and you would love to be more like them. What sets them …

Self-improvement

How to Be More Charismatic: 10 Tips | Inc.com

Some people instantly make us feel important. Some people instantly make us feel special. Some people light up a room just by walking in.<p>We can't always define it, but some people have it: They're naturally charismatic.<p>Unfortunately, natural charisma quickly loses its impact. Familiarity breeds, …

Self-improvement

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often | Inc.com

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 news and bad news: Unfortunately, approximately 50 percent of your …

Happiness

What Justification Is There for Atheism?

World Future Society

Your Journey Begins Here<p>Each of us has a story to share about the moment or experience that led us down a path of curiosity about the future . . …