Raman Sharma

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40 best iPhone and iPad games of 2014 (so far)

If you're an iPhone and/or iPad-owning gamer in 2014, you truly are spoiled for choice when it comes to new titles.<p>This year has seen a steady flow of innovative, creative and above all super-playable games for Apple devices in pretty much every genre, from hardcore RPGs and twitch-action games to …

​Four free email apps for iPhones and iPads

The Gmail app for iPhones and iPads makes you wonder what Google is doing with all its money. The company certainly isn't spending it on interface design. Four free programs give you an entirely new view of your mail on a phone or tablet, letting you slice and swipe your way through your inbox.<p>Of …

The Miraculous Life of Gabriel García Márquez

When Gabriel García Márquez was born, in 1927, in the sleepy little town of Aracataca, not far from Colombia’s Caribbean coast, there were certain …

5 Healthy Late-Night Snacks

Not all snacking is bad for you. These five pairings will keep you feeling full (without filling out)<p>Let's get real: It's not <i>always</i> possible to avoid eating after dark. Some situations (a late work shift, a delayed flight) call for legit midnight meals—and hey, other times you're just still hungry. …

46 Sex Positions Everyone Should Try In Their Lifetime

...or tonight.<p>Opting for the same tried-and-true positions during sex is kind of like watching your favorite movie: You know you're going to enjoy it, and you're well aware how it'll end (happily, obvi.) But even though your fave film may be endlessly amazing, it never hurts to switch things up and …

Procrastinators, these apps are for you: http://f-st.co/xZAA9Om Boxer is an e-mail manager with options to set reminders for later is perfect for a procrastinator. Add to that the ability to manage a to-do list, and "like" emails, along with a slew of other features, and you've got yourself a nice looking email client.

What’s The Biggest Career Mistake You’ve Ever Made?

Business blunders are always bad, right? Or are they? Our readers speak.<p>You know the saying: Hindsight is 20/20.<p>We’ve all made mistakes over the years. Conventional wisdom says that mistakes in business are bad. Or are they? Some would say that if you fear failure, you’ve already failed–heck, …

The 10 Greatest Books Ever, According to 125 Top Authors (Download Them for Free)

Earlier this month, we highlighted The 10 Greatest Films of All Time According to 846 Film Critics. Featuring films by Hitchcock, Kubrick, Welles and …

5 Surprising, Science-Backed Ways To Get Smarter Today

Your intelligence isn’t fixed; it’s fluid. Here’s a handful of ways to improve your brain flow.<p>So it turns out that, contrary to what your SAT scores told you, we can actually get smarter day by day–depending on what we do with our days. As Annie Murphy Paul reports, intelligence isn’t set in …

The Brain

Why H is the most contentious letter in the alphabet

The alphabet is something not to be argued with: there are 26 letters in as fixed a sequence as the numbers 1-26; once learned in order and for the "sounds they make", you have the key to reading and the key to the way the world is classified. Or perhaps not.<p>Actually, in the course of writing my …

What Is Innovation?

Listen to the words of Steve Jobs, Richard Branson, and Seth Godin and you’ll discover what separates true innovators from everyone else.<p>It all comes down to dots.<p>In his famous commencement speech, Steve Jobs said:<p>You can’t connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking …

Cells to Civilizations by Enrico Coen | book review

Is there a grand unifying theory that encompasses all life? For example, do genes share anything in common with modern human civilisations? Yes they do, if you believe British plant biologist Enrico Coen's argument that the diverse processes share something fundamental.<p>In his most recent book, …

Answers to Simon Singh's maths humour challenge

A mathematical and humorous guide to Simon's quiz<p>1. Why did 5 eat 6?<p>(b) Because 7, 8, 9. ("seven ate nine").

Einstein’s Brain and the neuroscientist who studied it

Marian Diamond was the first female student in the anatomy at UC Berkeley. It was 1948 and the first thing they asked her to do when she got there was sew a cover for a large magnifying machine.<p>“They didn’t know what to do with me because they weren’t used to having a woman. They thought I was there to get a husband. I was there to learn.“<p>Such challenges were not uncommon. Years later she requested tissue samples of Albert Einstein’s brain from a pathologist in Missouri. He didn’t trust her.<p>"He …

The Economist

This Facebook post is no longer available. It may have been removed or the privacy settings of the post may have changed.<p>The Economist. 8,670,076 …