Eugene Consul

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Kayak's Co-Founder and the Secret of Travel Startup Success

Paul English met his soon-to-be Kayak co-founder Steve Hafner in December 2003 almost by chance in the offices of General Catalyst in Cambridge, …

How to Create A Happy Life With Hacks From Stanford’s Famous ‘Design Your Life’ Class

Happiness. It may be the most-talked about, but least-often achieved principle of life.<p>This is exactly why Stanford’s most popular class, “Designing …

Happiness

Tastes of Japan – top dishes for visitors to try

There's much more than sushi for adventurous Britons in Tokyo, explains one long-term expat – just skip the McDonald's squid burger<p>“Guess what I saw being sold in McDonald's this morning”, says Richard, as we three expat friends gathered underneath the arches of Shimbashi station in Tokyo. “An …

Dominique Strauss-Kahn to take the stand in alleged pimping trial

Photograph: Philippe Huguen/AFP/Getty Images<p>Police detain a Femen activist after she jumped in front of the car carrying Dominique Strauss-Kahn to court in …

Crime

2 + 2 Doesn't Always Equal 4

2 + 2 = ? appears to be one of the easiest problems in mathematics, and it is probably one of the first you ever encountered. If Kate has 2 apples and Matt gives her 2 more apples, then she has 4 apples. Obviously.<p>But what if we told you that 2 + 2 = ? has stumped even some of the smartest …

Car Plows Into Florida Church, Injuring 21

A car slammed into a Florida church packed for an Easter service on Sunday evening, injuring 21 people, officials said.<p>A preliminary investigation showed that the unidentified female driver of the Lexus sedan reported a brake failure, said Lt. Victor Medico of the Fort Myers Police Department. The …

Android 4.4.3 support showing up on one of Google’s apps

Google has yet to formally announce Android 4.4.3, but it’s definitely out there. In fact, the Play Store has revealed that Google’s Edu Device Setup application is already listing support for the unannounced Android build. Not exactly for Joe Q. Public, this particular app is used to help set up …

9 Things You Didn't Know About Poison

Snow White totally could have happened<p>A new exhibit at the American Museum of Natural History explores the weird and wonderful world of poisons. Curated by evolutionary biologist Mark Siddall, “The Power of Poison” recreates a Columbian forest filled with deadly natural toxins, delves into the …