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Everyday Icon: Jane Yuan of Simple & Crisp

Jane Yuan is what those in the business world call an overnight success story — a woman who had the right (delicious) idea at the right time. An idea …

Study: 81 Percent of Americans No Longer Able to Remember the True Meaning of Christmas

Fox News has already launched its first counter-offensive on the "War on Christmas." Some people mock Bill O'Reilly and his cohorts for their annual misguided persecution complex. Not me. I look forward to their yearly ranting. It's my Shark Week.<p>It should be noted that the Fox News battle against …

10 Best Honeymoon Destinations

The top ten travel destinations across the world for post-wedding bliss<p>From Bali to the Amalfi Coast, these are the top ten honeymoon destinations across the world guaranteed to bring you post-wedding bliss.

Masai Warriors, Elephants and Giraffes All Made an Appearance at This Stunning Wedding in Kenya

Wedding photographer Jonas Peterson has captured dozens of beautiful weddings all over the world. But even with his impressive resume and archive of …

Android Circuit: Galaxy S6 Leaks, Google's Best Android Games From 2014, Lollipop's Big Review

Taking a look back at the week in news across the Android world, this week’s Android Circuit highlights a number of stories including leaks around Samsung’s 2015 flagship, J. K. Shin stays in charge at Samsung’s Mobile Division, Lollipop reviewed in-depth as it arrives on the Galaxy S5 in Poland, …

Taylor Swift Regains Top Spot After Chart Change

Not sure why, but <i>Billboard</i> didn’t include the overall music sales numbers in its chart story this week — so we’re left to assume albums remain down …

Music

Keith Richards Remembers the ‘Hidden Genius’ of Bobby Keys

<i>Rock & roll lost one of its greatest sidemen on Tuesday with the death of Bobby Keys, who recorded and toured with the Rolling Stones for more than</i> …

Music

This Memorial For Qatar’s World Cup Workers Grows As Tragedy Mounts

Nearly 1,000 migrant workers for the 2022 World Cup have lost their lives in Qatar. Controversy abounds over FIFA’s decision to host the World Cup in the scorching Middle Eastern country, as allegations of vote buying circle the long-criticized organization. The speculative architecture collective …

Video interview with Steve Jobs will be evidence in $350m Apple antitrust case

Previously unseen emails and a videotaped deposition of Steve Jobs is set to play a key part in a long-running class action antitrust lawsuit against Apple, which goes to trial this week.<p>First filed back in 2005, the lawsuit argues that Apple put itself in a monopolistic position by refusing to …

Antitrust Laws

Hong Kong crackdown reveals China’s fear of contagious rebellion

Xi Jinping’s hardline stance sends fear across Taiwan, Tibet and Xinjiang, where there are other challenges to monolithic rule<p>The harsh police crackdown on pro-democracy demonstrators in Hong Kong, the most violent repression seen in the former British colony since the protests began earlier this …

Here's 'Star Wars' actor John Boyega's classy response to racist critics

'Get used to it. :)'<p>While we don't know the plot for the upcoming <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i>, last week's debut trailer hinted strongly that John Boyega, i.e. "the first person we see in the trailer," will have a leading role. Boyega happens to be wearing a stormtrooper suit in the teaser. He also …

Best Friends With a Shared Beauty Look: Suki Waterhouse, Georgia May Jagger, and More

Best friendship is based on more than shared interests; it's a sociological fact that people bond with those who look like they do. This tendency is called homophily ("love of the same") and it explains why spouses often reflect each other's characteristics, why dog owners sometimes resemble their …

Indian Entrepreneur Taps into a Global Offline Market

Some companies see value in spilling the beans. That is, sharing their secrets.<p>Earlier this year, Tesla announced that it would open up its blueprints, enabling innovators across the world to see the design behind their famous electric car.<p>Deepak Ravindran, a young entrepreneur, and founder of …

Four Things That Uber Riders Want Before Switching To Lyft

Fresh off a controversy over threatening to spy on reporters and disciplinary action against its New York manager, Uber is in the dumps with its customer base again. Angry posts are piling up on Twitter and Facebook lamenting the company’s business practices, but even as TechCrunch’s Josh Constine …

Yes, You Should Get The iPhone 6 Plus Instead Of The iPhone 6 (AAPL)

In a break from its usual pattern, Apple released two new phones with two new screen sizes this year.<p>The iPhone 6 has a 4.7-inch screen. The iPhone 6 Plus comes has a 5.5-inch screen. The 6 Plus has a slightly better camera, and a better battery life, otherwise, they are the same phone. Previously, …

Mobile Technology

10 things the beer industry won’t tell you

<b>1. People drink less beer than they used to</b><p>Here’s something for beer fans to say cheers to: The majority of Americans live within 10 miles of a …

Flavors

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5 Reasons The New 'Star Wars' Trailer Was The Perfect First Look At 'The Force Awakens'

There’s been a lot of chatter about the new <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> trailer which LucasFilm and Disney unleashed upon the world this Thanksgiving weekend.<p>Some people thought the 88-second trailer was too short, didn’t reveal enough, and didn’t awaken the hype quite the way they’d hoped.<p>Others, …

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' trailer: A deep dive

It’s been a little over two years since George Lucas sold the <i>Star Wars</i> universe to Disney. Those two years have been full of tantalizing rumor and …

Exodus: Gods and Kings review – holy Moses, wholly acceptable for the devout

Exodus: Gods and Kings,Film,Culture,Christian Bale,Ridley Scott,Sigourney Weaver,The Bible,Christianity,Religion,Religion,Tony Scott,Ben Mendelsohn,Thor,Star Wars,The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1,Noah,Period and historical<p>Ridley Scott’s 3D Moses biopic is very long, very camp and very grim. But …

96-Year-Old Photographer Writes a Wonderful Message to His Granddaughter and Gives Her His Gear

22-year-old Alexis Taylor recently shared an email she received from her 96-year-old photographer grandfather, and it’s just too wonderful not to …

Craigslist Ad: Man Will Pretend to Be Your Horrible Boyfriend in Order to Torment Your Family

I missed this wonderful news story from a few days ago and some ladies missed a great opportunity. Nick Schimdt of Nashville, Tennessee placed an ad …

What's New on Netflix Streaming in December 2014

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Tech Trends Shaping The Future Of Medicine, Part 1

Enormous technological changes in medicine and healthcare are heading our way. These trends have a variety of stakeholders: patients, medical professionals, researchers, medical students, and consumers. They are important because of the impact they will likely have on all of us at one time or …

NASA Thinks Life May Lurk Beneath Europa's Surface

Forget moonmen and those old “canals” on Mars, if you want to find life in our solar system, your best bet might be to set your sights beyond the asteroid belt to Jupiter’s moon Europa, which appears to be frozen stiff at first glance.<p>But appearances can be deceiving, and scientists now believe …

How To Dress Like Silicon Valley's Elite

But while it's true that many startup founders are still sporting the casual hoodie look, others are raising the bar for style.<p>We've rounded up some tech executives who have their own signature sense of style. They all express themselves in different ways, though some are decidedly more fashionable …

Apple Gives A Big Win To Samsung

This is a big win for Samsung.<p>This year, Apple switched away from Samsung and had a company called Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) make most of the iPhone and iPad chips, The Wall Street Journal reported. Samsung still made a small percentage of Apple's chips, but it was a big loss of …

Wall Street

How Old Is Too Old To Change Careers?

<i>Liz, would you say there’s a certain age after which it’s impossible to change careers?</i><p>Definitely.<p><i>And what is that age?</i><p>One hundred and seven.<p><i>Come on! I’m being serious.</i><p>Well, it’s a very contextual question. It depends on what you want do in your new career.<p><i>Give me an example.</i><p>If you want to be a …

Black Friday highlights the contrast between rich and poor

In Northeast Los Angeles, 1,000 people huddled in the evening chill last Thanksgiving as they waited outside a Target store for the chance to snap up Black Friday deals.<p>Across town at the Grove, the mostly upscale stores such as Barneys and Nordstrom were closed that night. Holiday shoppers didn't …