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Obi Worldphone SF1 and SJ1.5 launched by former Apple CEO – super unique and affordable

Any sub-$200 smartphone worth its salt must come from a Chinese company, right? Former Apple CEO John Sculley is trying to change that perspective by co-founding Obi, a Silicon Valley-based company that has just announced a couple devices that will definitely turn heads and keep wallets healthy. …

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9 Ways To Survive A Day At Work After A Sleepless Night

• Grazia<br>• Life<br>• Health Fitness<p>by Ellie Wiseman | 17 07 2015<p>Insomnia is the worst. Not only are you losing sleep, but you're stressing about how much sleep …

Inflatable ‘space elevator’ invented by scientists

It is an idea that every small child has had at some point. Instead of sending up rockets into space, why not simply build a huge lift.<p>Now a Canadian firm has been granted a patent for a ‘space elevator’ which will shoot cargo 12.4 miles into the stratosphere from where it can be launched more …

What’s the Difference Between Scotch, Whiskey and Bourbon?

This might be common knowledge for some, but it's worth a refresher. Let's start with a burning question we answered back in 2008: what makes a …

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Converse Just Updated the Chuck Taylor for the First Time in 98 Years

Meet the new, more comfortable Chuck II.<p>At Esquire, we like the classics: classic suits, classic cars, and classic cocktails. So when we heard that Converse was revamping their iconic Chuck Taylor for the first time in almost 100 years, we were incredulous. Would they mess it up? Why change a …

Having Trouble Falling Asleep? Try These Science-Backed Tips

Falling asleep is a natural process, so it should be easy, right? Ha! We wish. Of course, we've all had trouble getting to sleep at some point. But …

Google Puts Online 10,000 Works of Street Art from Across the Globe

<i>Circling Birdies</i> by Cheko, Granada Spain<p>Since last we wrote, Google Street Art has doubled its online archive by adding some 5,000 images, bringing …

Festival Essentials: Levi's for SXSW

Since its humble beginnings in 1987 as a local music festival that expected 150 attendees and ended<p>Since its humble beginnings in 1987 as a local …

Why Philly reminds me of what Austin was like 10 years ago

Upon moving away in 2002, I remember I was told, “Austin is your home now.” With a smartass grin, I replied, “Nah, Philadelphia will always be.”<p>I …

A Satellite Captures Shimmering Auroras Over America

The northern lights look cool enough from below, but what about above?<p>Seen from the ground, the aurora borealis is a mighty sight—like being slapped in the eyes with a writhing rainbow. But glimpsed from space the vision is also top-rate, in this case painting America with ghostly streams of …

10 Disney Princess Swimsuits You Will Actually Want to Wear

Bibbidi bobbidi BIKINI!<p><b>1. Anna, Frozen</b><p><i>One-Piece Swimsuit, KORE (Available at Everything But Water), $258</i><p><b>2. Tiana, The Princess and the Frog</b><p><i>Bikini Top, MIKOH, $108; Bikini Bottom, MIKOH, $108</i><p><b>3. Alice, Alice in Wonderland</b><p><i>Bikini, MADE BY DAWN, $108</i><p><b>4. Aurora, Sleeping Beauty</b><p><i>Bikini Top, NASTY GAL, $58;</i> …

Sandwich Theory 101: The Fine Art of Building Strategy

<i>By Paula Forbes, Epicurious</i><p>How to build a sandwich better.<p>A really good sandwich is greater than the sum of its parts. Somehow, it's possible to take the exact same ingredients used in an okay sandwich--meat, cheese, vegetables, condiments, bread--and rearrange them into something that's …

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Why You Should Never Sign a Cell Phone Contract Again

Like rocket science and high school relationships, cell phone plans are complicated for a reason. Two-year contract or early-upgrade plan? …

10 Superfoods Healthier Than Kale

In the world of marketing, image is everything. If you're James Franco or Roger Federer or Taylor Swift, your name and face can be used to sell anything from phones to watches to perfume -- even if you're not necessarily famous for the your tech-savvy, your promptness, or the way you smell.<p>In the …

Handwriting vs typing: is the pen still mightier than the keyboard?

In the past few days you may well have scribbled out a shopping list on the back of an envelope or stuck a Post-it on your desk. Perhaps you added a comment to your child’s report book or made a few quick notes during a meeting. But when did you last draft a long text by hand? How long ago did you …

Incredible Photos Make Nighttime Look Like Day

Since 1998, British artist Darren Almond has been taking sublime photographs of landscapes around the globe illuminated only by the light of the full moon. Now, 260 of these photographs are compiled in <i>Fullmoon</i>, a new book from Taschen.<p>While taking his photographs, Almond keeps the shutter open for …

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World Leaders Hilariously Re-Imagined as Hipsters

In his original painting series, designer Amit Shimoni's <i>Hipstory</i> portraits re-imagine iconic world leaders as members of the youthful hipster subculture. The subjects are seen against solid pastel backgrounds with classic facial features and expressions that distinguish the historical figures. But …

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30+ Must-See Historic Moments In Photographs

The photograph precipitated a dramatic change in how we perceive history. Amazing historic photos like these can make it seem like you were standing …

Apple May Introduce 'Biggest Camera Jump Ever' in Next-Generation iPhone

Apple may introduce its "biggest camera jump ever" in the next-generation iPhone, according to <i>Daring Fireball</i>'s John Gruber (via <i>The Tech Block</i>). In a recent episode of his podcast <i>The Talk Show</i>, Gruber said that he heard "from a birdie of a birdie" that Apple is working on major camera …

Keep Your Head Up: 'Text Neck' Takes A Toll On The Spine

"Text neck," the posture formed by leaning over a cellphone while reading and texting, is a big problem, according to the author of a newly published study in the National Library of Medicine.<p>Kenneth K. Hansraj, chief of spine surgery at New York Spine Surgery & Rehabilitation Medicine, says the …

How to Buy Groceries: Supermarket Shopping 101

We take you from the front door to the checkout aisle of the typical supermarket to help you buy (and not buy) food the right way<p><i>This is the second part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discussed how supermarkets try to get you to spend</i> …

The 25 Best Inventions of 2014

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New Smartphone Battery Goes From Dead To 70 Percent Charged In 2 Minutes, Scientists Say

A team of scientists say they've figured out a way to supercharge the lithium-ion batteries traditionally found in smartphones and tablets. And all it takes is adding a readily available substance usually found in sunscreen.<p>The new-fangled battery, developed by researchers at Nanyang Technological …

King of click: the story of the greatest keyboard ever made

Next year, the Model M turns 30. But to many people, it’s still the only keyboard worth using. It was recently spotted on the desk of <i>Minecraft</i> creator Markus "Notch" Persson, attached to a gaming PC whose graphic cards alone cost thousands of dollars. "The Model M is basically the best keyboard …