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Why don't doctors care more about the role of food in treating cancer?

Stories abound of cancer patients who have 'cured' themselves by changing their diet. Isn't it time doctors took them more seriously?<p>When I was diagnosed with breast cancer, my wonderful consultant sent me to <b>The Breast Cancer Haven</b> in Fulham. This is one of three Havens – London, Hereford and Leeds …

Sony to invest $376 million to expand iPhone camera sensor production

Sony is planning to invest $376 million dollars to boost capacity for chips used in smartphone camera sensors, including the iPhone. The company announced today that this will be the second boost to capacity made this year to meet demand.<p>According to a company statement released today, Sony will …

39 Commonly Misused Words and How to Use Them Correctly

Where the mechanics of writing are concerned, I’m far from perfect. One example: I always struggle with <i>who</i> and <i>whom.</i> (Sometimes I’ll even rewrite a …

Etymology

Psychoanalyst Adam Phillips on Why a Capacity for Boredom Is Essential for a Full Life

When was the last time you were bored — truly bored — and didn’t instantly spring to fill your psychic emptiness by checking Facebook or Twitter or Instagram? The last time you stood in line at the store or the boarding gate or the theater and didn’t reach for your smartphone seeking deliverance …

How I developed my first Android app

One of the best features of the modern web is that everything is so easy to try. Want your own blog? You can have one in three clicks. Want to learn …

Apps

20 Things Successful People 'Refuse' to Do

<b>This post originally appeared on BrandMentalist.com</b><p><b>1. They don't define success in a monetary term.</b><p>Most successful people define success as happiness, having a peace of mind, or helping others. They see money as something that brings them comfort and opens doors of opportunities. They realize that …

Motivation

300+ Awesome Free Internet Resources You Should Know

Sit back and let the hottest tech news come to you by the magic of electronic mail.<p>Prefer to get the news as it happens? Follow us on social media.

Social Media

The most successful creative people constantly say 'no'

One of the most interesting things about his project was how many people said "no."<p><b>Management writer Peter Drucker</b>: "One of the secrets of productivity (in which I believe whereas I do not believe in creativity) is to have a VERY BIG waste paper basket to take care of ALL invitations such as …

Creativity

30 tech skills that will get you a $110,000-plus salary

But it's an ever-changing job market. One day a skill is hot and the next it's not.<p>Job site Dice.com recently published its 2015 Salary Survey, which named the highest-paying tech skills.<p>Dice, a tech-job-hunting site, surveyed 23,470 IT professionals in the fall of 2014 to come up with this list.<p>Of …

Databases

40 Foods with Superpowers

<b>Alaskan King Crab</b><b><br>Bone Builder</b><br>High in protein and low in fat, the sweet flesh of the king crab is spiked with zinc—a whopping 7 milligrams per 3.5-ounce serving. "Zinc is an antioxidant, but more important, it helps support healthy bone mass and immune function," says Susan Bowerman, assistant …

Lensbaby Velvet 56: A 56mm f/1.6 Manual Focus Lens for Soft Portraits and Macro Shots

Lensbaby has just added a new lens to its lens lineup. The Velvet 56 is a 56mm f/1.6 lens that can be used for super soft portrait shots or for macro …

National Geographic Travel

National Geographic Travel

Sony Officially Launches FE Lenses

(news & commentary) Sony today officially launched the lenses shown in prototype form recently at CP+ and long ago talked about in their lens road …

Cameras

War Photography Insights from the Field

Probably the most difficult and dangerous job in photography is that of a war photographer. Getty Photographer John Moore is no stranger to working …

Lynsey Addario: ‘War journalists are not all addicted to adrenaline. It’s a calling’

The photojournalist’s work in conflict zones has seen her subjected to the horrors of the frontline, including being kidnapped in 2011. In a new memoir, already optioned by Hollywood, the mother-of-one explains why she keeps on going back<p>Lynsey Addario, 41, is a photojournalist who works mostly in …

Steven Spielberg

A Look at Lenny Kravitz’s Photo Book, Exhibition, and Limited Edition Leica M-P

Famous rock star and photographer Lenny Kravitz is having quite a year in the world of photography. In addition to publishing his own photo book and …

Digital Cameras

The Freedom of Unfamiliarity: An Open Letter to Artist Wannabes

Let me ask you a question: what do you like about the images you create? At what point during your creative process do you start liking what you have …

Nutrition

15 Easy Crock Pot Meals You Can Prep in 20 Minutes or Less

There’s nothing like the slow cooker to make cooking easy, but during the week it can still be rough to get a home-cooked meal on the table. Happily, with only 20 minutes of prep required (or less!), these 15 recipes make crock pot cooking practically effortless. Whether you’re looking for …

Cooking

Indecent

Project info<p>I was brought up with a mythified image of India, which was for my parents the cradle of the greatest civilization of human history. I had to make my own idea of this country. As soon as I arrived, I reacted with the typical suspicion of a tired and disoriented Westerner : I thought …

India

Chiyoda-ku Sakura Festival Black (re)Paint Canon IID with Canon 25mm f3.5 lens and viewfinder

Cameras and Photography spotted in Tokyo, Japan.<p><b>If you want to change your photographs, you need to change cameras. Changing cameras means that your</b> …

Cameras

5 ways you're still not taking full advantage of your iPad

While you probably use your iPad every day for web browsing and media consumption, are you really using it to its full potential?<p>Five years after the …

15 Notebooks That Will Inspire Your Creativity

We schedule appointments and meetings on our smartphones and computers, we take notes on our tablets and even journal through apps. But for some people — or everyone, on certain occasions — our tech devices can hinder our creative juices. The practices of handwriting, calligraphy and even sketching …

Doodling

Photographer Travels the World Capturing Photos of Working Dogs in Their Element

There are many categories of dogs: sporting dogs, toy dogs and working dogs. Photographer Andrew Fladeboe focuses his attention on working dogs in …

Pets

Pistachio and lemon cake with ricotta and candied peel

This sweet and nutty cake with a creamy filling and rose-petal topping makes the perfect summer cake<p>SERVES<p>14<p>This makes a two-tier cake. If you prefer to make a single one, halve the quantities for the cake itself and use the filling as the topping, sprinkled with the pistachios and rose petals. I …

Microsoft’s New Office Lens App Can Transform Your Phone Into a Simple Photo Scanner

Today Microsoft announced that it has released its Office Lens app for iOS and Android. If you’ve never heard of it before, Office Lens is an …

Six second hugs and other tips that could transform your marriage

When Louisa Kamps took a long, hard look at her relationship, she decided it was happy - but not perfect. Could a few easy tips from self-help books set it back on track?<p>On our last wedding anniversary, finally in bed after a marathon day, I gave my husband, T, a card – the one my mother had just …

1. Make The Most Of Your Natural Surroundings

Whether you’re photographing beautiful landscapes, trees, water, animals, plants or flowers, nature photography can be incredibly rewarding. But you …