Yang Hu

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The science behind meditation, and why it makes you feel better

Meditation yields a surprising number of health benefits, including stress reduction, improved attention, better memory, and even increased …

We can’t ignore that technology is changing our brains

An unbiassed assessment of the effects on humans of digital technology is hardly 'scaremongering’<p>Do computer games and internet use wreak havoc on young brains? That’s the debate I seem to have been dragged into, thanks to the potentially adverse effects of information technology (IT) that I …

Chat is eating the world

Chat is eating the world. In one form or the other, it most definitely is. Day by day many people are discovering that, chat platform is not just a …

Is WeChat the future?

This Connie Chan article about mobile in China is difficult to summarize or excerpt, but it is one of the most important pieces of the year so far. …

What WeChat can teach Facebook Messenger

Last week, Facebook announced it would allow businesses to privately communicate with customers through its Messenger app. As the company begins to tweak this service, all eyes should be on China's all-in-one messaging app, WeChat, as an indicator for where Facebook may take Messenger in the future.<p>…

Pulitzer Winning Photographer David Turnley’s Advice to a Class of Photojournalism Students

I had a wonderful opportunity today in that I got to enjoy the company of Pulitzer Prize-winner photojournalist David Turnley in the setting of my …

The Story Behind this Incredible Mountaintop Northern Lights Photograph

Conveying the grandeur of the Aurora Borealis is a serious challenge for a photographer. How are you supposed to capture the splendor of the event, …

Get ready for Apple Pay: Here's how to use it

SAN FRANCISCO — For years, companies have been talking about replacing credit cards with smartphones to pay for goods. But consumers have been slow to play along.<p>That could change today when Apple unveils its Apple Pay program to an audience of over 10 million iPhone 6 and 6 Plus owners.<p>Apple Pay …