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Jeannie Mai Share Her 5 Favorite Summer Beauty Trends

As soon as the temperatures start to rise, we can’t wait to put away our winter coats, break out a sundress and add a pop of color with bright lipstick. “My favorite thing about beauty and fashion in all seasons is that it’s a way to reinvent ourselves,” says Jeannie Mai, beauty and fashion expert …

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How to green your cleaning routine

<i>With reporting by Manon Verchot</i><p>Cleaning products are everywhere in our homes and offices: on dishes, countertops, furniture, clothes, floors, …

Toxic players mean you're doing something right, says Orcs Must Die! Unchained dev (update)

Robot Entertainment designer Jerome K. Jones visibly cringes when you call <i>Orcs Must Die! Unchained</i> a multiplayer online battle arena game.<p>It's not a completely unfair comparison for the team-based game — which, yes, has online battles in an arena-like setting — but he's quick to point out these are …

Apple to replace Aperture and iPhoto with Photos for OS X early next year

Apple has told 9to5Mac that that the company will be ceasing development of Aperture and iPhoto, offering Photos for OS X as a replacement, which was first shown at WWDC.<p>With the introduction of the new Photos app and iCloud Photo Library, enabling you to safely store all of your photos in iCloud …

Apple Ending Development on Aperture as Upcoming Photos App for OS X Will Replace iPhoto

Apple will no longer continue development on its professional photography application, Aperture, reports <i>The Loop</i>. Instead, the company is working on the Photos app for Mac that it introduced during the Worldwide Developer's Conference.<p>"With the introduction of the new Photos app and iCloud Photo …

Chemist With Visual Flair Answers Burning Food Science Questions

Chemistry teachers don't need to go the way of <i>Breaking Bad</i>'s Walter White and make methamphetamine if they're looking for a compelling side gig.<p>Andy Brunning, a high school chemistry teacher in the U.K., makes beautiful infographics on everyday chemistry on his blog, Compound Interest. Thanks in …

Across Languages, Positive Words Are Used More Than Negative Ones

Spanish Twitter is the cheeriest. Chinese books are the most depressing.<p>When it comes to books, those in Russian and Chinese have the narrowest range of emotion, while books in English have the greatest. Even more emotionally wide-ranging than English books are Portuguese and Spanish tweets, and …

Research breakthrough could make hydrogen gas an even better green fuel

Toyota might be bringing a commercial hydrogen fuel cell car to roads in 2015, but the fuel still has a few drawbacks -- the major ones being storing and transporting the gas itself. Research from the UK's Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) reckons they can solve it using ammonia, …

Tofu Ingredient Could Lead to Cheaper Way of Making Solar Cells

What do solar panels and tofu have in common? Not much yet, but that could be about to change. U.K. scientists have found that magnesium chloride, a common chemical used as a bath salt and as a coagulant in the production of tofu, can replace cadmium chloride, a key component in the process used to …

Solar Panels

Revealed: whale-watching boats the greatest collision threat to whales

Guardian Australia analysis of International Whaling Commission data shows motor yachts, naval vessels and ferries come close behind<p>Whales are more likely to to be hit by whale-watching boats than any other identified vessel type, data from the International Whaling Commission shows.<p>Whale …

Top iPad games gone free

We find the best iPad app gone free for you daily. Our appPicker PDI selects only the top iPad apps free for the day as they happen so you know they …

Android "L" Feature Spotlight: System-Wide Data Compression For WebViews

Developers who need to display web content as part of an app have the option of using Android's built-in WebView class. WebView renders a webpage …

How to Game Google Search and Get Your Business Noticed

FDA Commissioner on Medical Marijuana: More Research Needs to be Done

White dogs and cats prone to sunburn, veterinary dermatologist warns

Dogs and cats with white or thin coats are at particular risk of the sun's rays, says veterinary dermatologist<p>It seems humans are not the only ones at risk of sunburn - white dogs and cats are as well.<p>A veterinary dermatologist has warned animals are at risk of the sun, especially if they have …

Pets

Mercedes Benz AMG Vision Gran Turismo Concept Unveiled

Gran Turismo 6 will launch on Sony’s PlayStation 3 next month, and one of the vehicles that will feature in the game is a new Mercedes Benz, which …

Mercedes-Benz

Bitlock Is The Lockitron of Bike Locks, Your Smartphone is Your Key

No doubt you’ve heard of Lockitron (along with all of the other copycats). It’s a smart deadbolt that works with your smartphone and negates the …

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Review: Boxie for iPhone makes Dropbox management even easier

Many of us keep files in the cloud using services like Dropbox. While Dropbox has a decent iPhone app, there are quite a few features that it lacks. Boxie is an intuitive and beautiful new Dropbox client that aims to alleviate some of those issues. From the ability to view any file’s previous …

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Galaxy S4 Accessories : your complete buying guide!

Samsung’s Galaxy S4 is one of the most desirable smartphones of the year, and there’s a plethora of accessories to go with it. Sometimes it can be difficult to find just the right one, though. We’ve taken the time so you don’t have to, and have put together a guide to help you find the perfect …

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Themer by MyColorScreen (beta) hands on + 50 codes giveaway!

Customization is one of Android’s biggest features and one of its greatest advantages over other mobile operating systems. While Custom ROMs are an offering for advanced users, many are contempt with customizing using one of the many launchers available on the Google Play Store.<p>A quick search on …

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5 Lessons Dropbox CEO Drew Houston Learned When His Business Boomed

What happens when your file-storage company becomes a full-on platform? A whole lot of change, for starters. How you manage the change determines if the sudden growth will last–or not.<p>Drew Houston is hot and it has nothing to do with the scorching summer weather.<p>His Dropbox is transmogrifying from …

This Is What Happens When You Teach High School Students To Code

At NYC Generation Tech’s demo night, 43 high school students showcased apps they created after spending the summer learning HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.<p>What happens when you teach young people to code? They create amazing things.<p>This became apparent to me at the second annual NYC Generation Tech demo …

Bad news from BlackBerry: 4,500 jobs to be cut, expected Q2 net operating loss of over $950 million

Things haven't been going well at BlackBerry for awhile, what with lackluster adoption of BB10 and the hardware running it, and rumors that massive layoffs are coming before the end of the year. Today, the company confirmed the latter rumor, announcing that it will lay off around 4,500 employees as …

Vevo opts out of offline video on YouTube's mobile apps

When YouTube's offline viewing feature launches in November, don't expect to find Vevo on board. According to <i>Variety</i>, the music video service has opted out of the functionality, which will let users download videos on Youtube mobile apps for up to 48 hours of offline playback. YouTube reportedly …

Lockscreen in iOS 7 can be bypassed with simple sequence

If you've taken the plunge and updated your iPhone or iPad to iOS 7, you should be on your guard: a Spanish security enthusiast has found a way to skip past the lockscreen in just a few seconds.<p>NBC News contacted Apple, which said in an email response, "Apple takes user security very seriously. We …

iOS

7 things we love about iOS 7 (and 7 things we hate)

<b>Update:</b> iPhone’s newest OS has been released. Check out our full review of iOS 8.<p>Earlier this summer, Apple unveiled iOS 7, which is the most …

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