Georgia Hayes

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The 5c: an iPhone for the Snapchat generation | Financial Times

I do.<p>After briefly trying out the new smartphone at its launch on Tuesday, I think it’s going to sell in record volumes for Apple.<p>Investors’ …

Happiness Is A Choice

<b>Three simple ways to create more happiness at work, at home and in life</b><p>Here’s the easiest quiz you’ll ever take:<p>“April showers bring May flowers” was coined by:<p>a) A grumpy old man named Bernie<p>b) An optimist who <b>chose</b> to view inclement weather as the source of rainbows and tulips rather than bad hair …

Explaining Markdown

Markdown is a simple text-based markup language and conversion tool that allows writers to create great content for the web without having to worry …

Want to learn to code? Start here.

Last September, I wrote a post called Want to learn Rails? Start here. which has been pretty successful. I’ve met and emailed a good amount of people …

Want to learn Rails? Start here.

<i>I’m teaching an online course on Rails on June 22, 2013. It costs $99 and lasts three hours. If you’ve always wanted to learn how to code, this could</i> …

Modern Intimacy: Coping with Neediness

<i>This post is the third in a four-part series written by</i> <i>Dr. Mark Banschick</i><i>, a Greatist Expert, practicing psychiatrist, author of The Intelligent</i> …

Stop Watching So Many TEDTalks

<b>By Matt Brundage</b><p>Our generation has both the collective attention span and the curiosity of a caffeinated squirrel. Though many students have the intellectual curiosity to explore beyond the syllabi of their courseloads, many lack the focus span or extrinsic incentives to move far beyond the surface …

Sound: The Music of the Universe

<b>Click here to read an original op-ed from the TED speaker who inspired this post and watch the TEDTalk below.</b><p>What is the Music of the Spheres? Is music a key to understanding our universe? This talk (Honor Harger's "A history of the universe in sound") underlines an emerging and exciting …

Drive Awake Is The First iOS App That Will Keep You From Falling Asleep At The Wheel

There’s nothing worse on a road trip than battling the ZZZ’s while driving (except maybe a jack rabbit destroying your vehicle), so a chain of coffee shops has created an app called Drive Awake that tracks a drivers’ drowsiness and directs them to the closest coffee shop whenever they nod off.<p>Drive …

Apple's Smart Watch May Not Launch Until Late 2014, Use Biometrics and iPod Nano Technology

KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who has on a number of occasions offered accurate information about Apple's product plans, issued a new research report this week outlining his expectations for Apple's rumored smart watch device, informally dubbed "iWatch". Despite some expectations that the …

Rumor: Cheaper iPhone is being tested in a plethora of colors, will be produced July-September

<i>Credit: Ferry Passchier</i><p>Japanese Blog Macotakara purports to have some interesting details on the plastic ‘low cost’ iPhone Apple is expected to release later this year. The site says that runs of colors Navy, Gold Orange, White and Gray are in one run of the device and White, Pink, Green, Blue and …

New Colors Rumored for iPhone 5S and Lower-Cost iPhone, Dual LED Flash for iPhone 5S?

<i>Mac Otakara</i> has released a report with new details on a number of upcoming products, including the rumored low cost iPhone, the iPhone 5S, and the iPad 5. Citing information from several different sources, the site suggests that the low cost iPhone may ship in a number of different colors and that …

Blumoo turns mobile devices into RF remotes, streams music via Bluetooth (video)

If you hoard gadgets like us, then your living room is probably covered with a plethora of remote controls. Flyover Innovations' Indiegogo campaign aims to streamline your home audio experience and minimize your mess with Blumoo, a small hardware platform that turns your mobile device into an RF …

5 Best Destinations for Female Travelers

If you travel often, you understand that the world is mostly safe and that people are mostly good. If you don't, well, it's easy to hear sensational stories about rape and murder abroad and convince yourself it's safer to stay home in bed.<p>Women are particularly prone to this, mainly because we have …

Neighbourhood watch: five Singapore micro-'burbs on the rise

Already know your way around central Singapore? Just a stone's throw beyond, a clutch of bustling neighbourhoods home to quirky shops, trendy eateries and cool bars are just waiting to be explored. So head out and experience the up-and-coming areas of Singapore that won't stay a secret for …

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Infographic: The Signature Cocktails Of Your Favorite Fictional Boozehounds

Ernest Hemingway once said, “A man does not exist until he is drunk.” Sometimes, neither do literary characters.<p>Don Draper drinks an Old Fashioned because he’s a <i>man</i>. Rocky Balboa drank his protein shakes–five raw eggs–for strength. Phil drank sweet vermouth because it was Rita’s favorite libation …