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'A Phone Worth Keeping': Phonebloks Conceptual Cell Phone's Parts Can Be Switched Out/Upgraded Individually

This is the conceptual Phonebloks cell phone. It consists of a single main board with modular components (including the screen) that can be switched …

8 Tips from a World Class Deadlifter

1 of 8<p>PULLING TIP NO. 1: MINDSET<p>For a true strength-seeker, it’s the most fundamental primordial experience: pick up a heavy barbell and put it down.</i> …

Workouts

Cardless Cash Access replaces bank cards with smartphones

<b>City National Bank in the US is about to offer a new way to withdraw cash from ATMs: using a smartphone app instead of a bank card.</b><p>In a bid to reduce …

Banking

LG's G Flex images emerge, phone to launch next month

LG's curved smartphone, the G Flex, get its glamor shots in.<p>CNET has obtained renderings of the G Flex, which people familiar with the phone's launch plans confirmed would be launching some time next month.<p>There's been a lot of buzz over flexible displays and curved smartphones. CNET previously …

Why developers should build on iOS before heading to Android

<i>Paul Gaubil is the chief executive and co-founder of Sensopia, the maker of home improvement app MagicPlan.</i><p>Recently, there has been much debate as to whether developers are better served beginning mobile software production iOS- or Android-first.<p>While this may be different for each developer, and …

Microsoft Hints At Cross-Platform Opportunities Between Xbox One And PC

It’s a simple question. Why can’t PC and console players play against each other if both own the same game? The answer of course, is quite complex.<p>Despite being a requested feature by gamers for years, the technical side of making this happen is a lot of work, and the differences in control schemes …

America’s highest earners work at least 60 hours a week—more than anyone else in the world

<i>This item has been corrected.</i><p>Do Americans—and many Europeans working in American-dominated fields such as investment bank, consulting and ventures—work too hard?<p>Economic data show that in 1950, Americans worked around 1,900 hours per year. That’s now down to 1,700. But the French, who used to work …

Die Hard

Applying to College Is Even More Stressful Than Usual This Year

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>With early admissions decisions coming up quickly, high school seniors and colleges that they're …

Nokia Lumia 625 Review: Competing With Compromises

The Nokia Lumia 625 Windows Phone is an interesting handset. It sits squarely in the budget range, alongside the Lumia 520 and 620 (and mirrors much of the hardware specifications), but it pushes the boat out with a large 4.7 inch screen and 4G LTE connectivity. Can this budget monster really …