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Delhi gang rape: Verdict deferred in juvenile case

<b>An Indian juvenile court has deferred its verdict in the case of an 18-year-old accused of taking part in the fatal gang rape of a woman on a Delhi bus.</b><p>He is charged with rape, murder, destroying evidence, and other crimes including kidnapping carried out while aged 17. He faces up to three years …

Facebook's Copycat Strategy: All The Innovation It Needs

Facebook increasingly plays copycat to Twitter and other Silicon Valley upstarts when it comes to innovation, but with over 1.1 billion active users, Facebook can afford to be a fast follower. Indeed, the right strategy may well be to simply copy or acquire others’ innovations as they become …

Six chemicals we consume in our food and drink that should be banned

Last week BuzzFeed published a list of eight foods that folks in the USA are eating but are banned in other parts of the world. The chemical …

Your Happiness Comes First

Pretty much everything you've ever been told about what will make you happy and secure is wrong.<p>You shouldn't be surprised to hear that. In your heart, you know that you've been listening to the two least trustworthy sources in the world. The first is the people who want to sell you the idea that …

Understanding Exposure: An Introduction to Photography

Mastering photography is like playing a musical instrument. Anyone can make noise on a piano, but to really make music, it is important to read …

5 Benefits of Speaking Less and Listening More

One of the most common complaints in the workplace (and even at home) is a failure to communicate effectively.<p>Oftentimes, people are quite vocal …

Jordan Phoenix's answer to How should I respond to friends who unnecessarily make fun of me? I really can't ignore them, as they are either my friends or fall in a friend circle. I sometimes try to fight back but I fail at their level of making fun.

I feel you. This is a very tough situation to be in. Many people in life will try to impose their will onto you, and it will not seem fair at all. I …

Quentin Tarantino's PULP FICTION and KILL BILL Connection

The Race To Replace Google Reader

Nature abhors a vacuum, a truism that seems very evident in the current race in the marketplace to replace Google Reader when the doomed service closes down for good on July 1.<p>For a service that Google felt was too much of a bother to keep running for its users, building the next great RSS …

Sir Tim Berners-Lee slams governments for 'seriously spying' on the internet

Forefather of the internet and co-creator of the world wide web, Sir Tim Berners-Lee has always been pro-internet freedom and anti-internet …

Watch How Google Maps Photographs the Tallest Building in the World

Google Street View’s massive database of images covers thousands of locations all over the world. Biking and walking routes have been added along …

Useful Photography Tip #55: Place a Flash Against a Large Wall to Imitate Window Light

Often when I shoot products for the website, I try to think of different and creative ways to light the scenes but also have a natural and lifestyle …

Creative 365 Project Captures the Same Lighthouse in 365 Different Ways

<i>One Lighthouse, 365 Clicks</i> is a fascinating photo series by Brazilian photographer Tunisio Alves Filho. Like all 365 projects, he took one photo per …

18 Intriguing Pictures of Pencils

There may be more colorful pencils, but the basic yellow #2 is where drawing begins. And those standard pencils can make some amazing art. But they …

Man of Steel does battle with Brad Pitt's zombie apocalypse World War Z

The winner<p>Topping the chart for a second week in a row, Man of Steel is only the second film this year to reach £20m after just two weekends of play. …

Hurry up and put a projector in my phone, Intel

Advertisement<p>12 Comments<p>For several years now, Intel (s intc) has used its annual Research@Intel event to showcase an interactive projected display. …

Juniper: 92% of Known Mobile Threats Target Android

Mobile malware is becoming “an increasingly profit-driven business,” according to Juniper Networks, which today released its third annual Mobile Threats Report. The total amount of mobile malware across all mobile platforms grew 155 percent in 2011, while between March 2012 through March 2013, the …

The Week in Review: When Tech Took Over

Inside Flipboard / June 14, 2013<p>Apple’s annual developer conference, WWDC, caught much of the tech community’s attention early this week. The tech …

A Collection of Songs Ruined by Film, TV, and Humanity

Influence is a bastard; a rugged dog, waiting on a street corner with gnarled teeth. Once that mutt clenches down, it leaves behind a hideous scar — …

Heads Up, Haters, 70% Of The U.S. Has A Gay Friend On Facebook

Americans are growing more open about their sexual orientation, and that could help defeat prejudice. In honor of Gay Pride Week, Facebook ran the numbers and found 70 percent of U.S. users are friends with someone who lists themselves as gay, lesbian, or bisexual. That fact could remind people …

Why We Forgive Misspelled Emails if They're 'Sent From My iPhone'

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Soon after Apple's iPhone went on sale six years ago this week, you probably started spotting …

Is A White T-Shirt A Secret Aphrodisiac?

Want to know how to attract the opposite sex? Forget designer duds and fancy Champagne, the humble white T-shirt is the sure-fire method for turning …