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What’s the most we can remember?

People with extraordinary memory talents suggest that your mind may be capable of retaining more than you think, says Adam Hadhazy.<p>Unlike digital cameras with full memory cards that cannot snap any more pictures, our brains never seem to run out of room. Yet it defies logic that one adult human …

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Surface 3 hits sweet spot for both business pros and consumers

The latest member of Microsoft's tablet line runs full Windows, delivers all-day battery life, and is sized and priced to compete favorably with the …

Europe rules e-books won't get tax breaks like paper books

Isn't it ironic that tiny nuances of tax law can often cause colossal results out in the real world? It's one of <i>those</i> judgments that has rocked Europe after its highest court ruled that e-books aren't actually goods at all. Currently, paper books sold in the EU are subjected to a smaller amount of …

What killed Joan Rivers

Comedian Joan Rivers lost her life after having an apparently minor elective procedure at a Manhattan medical clinic last week.<p>The routine surgery was on her throat, according to the New York Fire Department. She apparently suffered cardiac and respiratory arrest during the procedure at Yorkville …

The Best Fashion Parties of the '80s

See Brooke Shields, Carrie Fisher, and Yves Saint Laurent at some of the decade's most fashionable fêtes.<p>Fashion Week is here, which means celebrities and designers alike are gathering in New York to celebrate the spring 2015 shows with a whole lot of fashionable parties. But before Kate Upton and …

Obama: Waiting will make immigration executive action 'more sustainable'

President Barack Obama says he's postponing executive action on immigration until after November's elections because it would be "more sustainable" then.<p>Speaking to NBC's Chuck Todd, Obama said the immigration debate was affected by concerns over the large number of unaccompanied children from …

Lessons For Counter-Terrorism From Football Hooligans

It would do all it could to protect the country from "these barbaric terrorists", said David Cameron, the prime minister. But what, exactly?<p>Mr Cameron announced a few measures in Parliament on September 1st. The police will be able to seize at the border the passports of those they suspect of …