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Samsung's Hong Kong Leg Continues Its Appalling, Greedy Handling Of The Note 7 Recall

During the first recall of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7, I wrote about the unprofessional manner in which Samsung Hong Kong handled the situation. Here’s a quickie recap: Samsung Hong Kong began selling their batch of Note 7s on the same day Samsung headquarters in Seoul announced a global halt of …

Meditation in virtual reality: it’s like French philosophy meets the Matrix

There’s no paradox in finding your true self via virtual reality because everyday reality is a simulation, says self-help guru Deepak Chopra of his latest venture<p>The cosmos swirls, wisps of purple, yellow and orange light flickering across the darkness of space, then across the visage of Buddha. An …

Virtual Reality

10 of the best virtual reality apps for your smartphone

Get started with VR on your iPhone or Android phone with these 100 apps, spanning films, games, news and 360-degree photo-sharing<p>You don’t need to spend hundreds of pounds on an Oculus Rift or HTC Vive headset to give virtual reality a try.<p>The Android or iPhone handset in your pocket is a VR device …

Virtual Reality

Google launches WhatsApp competitor Allo – with Google Assistant

Google’s play for the future of chatbots and search includes smart replies, drawing on images, stickers and group chat<p>Google has launched its latest mobile chat app, Allo, and with it Google Assistant – a chatbot that can be used in online conversations with friends.<p>The messaging app, which is …

Apps

Duo video calling app: Google launches cross-platform answer to FaceTime

App for Android and iOS aims to be simple, friction-free alternative to Skype, using your phone number to quickly place free video calls<p>Google has finally launched Duo, its super-simple video calling app for Android and iOS, after the company first announced it three months ago at its I/O developer …

Apps

Google is trying to stop you having to put in passwords

New open source project hopes to remove burden of remembering passwords and instantly log you into apps on Android, with plans to roll out across every platform<p>Google has taken the next big step forward in its war against the password – an open source system to instantly and securely log you into …

Apps

The Cat’s Meow: 3 Creative Cat-Eye Looks to Try

If Marilyn Monroe, Sophia Loren, and Amy Winehouse are any indication, the classic cat eye has been trending for decades. And although we love a …

MAC Cosmetics' First-Ever Sample Sale Starts Next Week

Ring the alarm! For the first time ever, M.A.C Cosmetics is hosting a public sample sale at Metropolitan Pavilion starting on Tuesday, July 19th. It'll be offering 60% off retail prices on seasonal shades, limited-edition colors, and fan-favorite products. Basically, this is a makeup collector’s …

Cut cable and watch virtually limitless TV and movies with SelectTV

While Netflix and Hulu have seemingly dominated the streaming market with their limited selections, we've looked a little outside the box and found …

Depression Treatment Often Doesn't Go To Those Most In Need

Most Americans who screen positive for depression don't receive treatment, a study finds, while most who did receive treatment don't appear to have the disorder.<p>"Over the last several years there has been an increase in prescription of antidepressants," says Mark Olfson, professor of psychiatry at …

‘The Impossible Project’ Documentary Tells the Story of Polaroid’s Rebirth

When Polaroid announced that it would stop making Polaroid instant film in February 2008, The Impossible Project was founded to keep the film alive. …

Polaroid Photography

Here's the fascinating new novel that Oprah just picked for her book club

"This book has kept me up at night, had my heart in my throat, almost afraid to turn the next page," Oprah said in a video announcement on Amazon. "Get it, then get another copy for somebody you know because you are definitely going to want to talk about this with somebody once you read that last, …

LG's V20 will be released in September with Android 7.0 Nougat

Last week LG alluded to a successor to its second flagship phone of 2015, the V10, and today the company revealed a little more. The new phone will be called the V20, and it's said to be the first handset to launch with Android 7.0, otherwise known as Nougat.<p>That's about as much as LG is saying for …

8 Reasons Why You Must Make a Happiness List Right Now

Your career is going great but your life isn't full of joy? Here's what to do.<p>What do you do when your career is moving along nicely, your relationships are going smoothly and your health is good--but you just aren't as happy as you'd like to be? That was the question facing me about two months ago.<p>…

Happiness

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1.3 Million People Wanna Know: How Do These Girls Work Out?

Let the Tone It Up Girls show you the way...<p>Tone It Up founders Karena Dawn and Katrina Scott know exactly what they're wearing for July Fourth: "stars and stripes and abs and booty." When you're in the trainers-slash-BFFs' world, as their 1.3 million loyal followers are, a beach workout is just as …

5 Powerful Morning Practices Guaranteed to Transform Your Life

We are living in one of the most prosperous and advanced times in human history. There are more opportunities and resources available to us then ever …

Motivation

The Boudoir Trend: How Celebrities Get It Right

The boudoir trend, aka a fancier and more feminine version of pajama dressing, can be a tricky one to pull off. Not surprisingly, though, there are a …

Beauty

It's gonna get sappy up in here.<p>Author:<p>December 30, 2016<p>Here's your place to come talk about hair, makeup, nails, skincare whatever/whenever you feel …

Q&A: Cindy Chao at the Biennale des Antiquaires 2016 | Artinfo

Related<p>Events<p>The 28th Biennale des Antiquaires<p>Venues<p>Biennale des Antiquaires<p>Artists<p>Cindy Chao<p>Taiwanese jewelry designer Cindy Chao established Cindy …

Jewelry

Lane Coder – Underwater Photography

“Coming Up For Air”, a series of sensual and highly aesthetic underwater photographs by Lane Coder.<p>The American photographer Lane Coder was born and …

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Move Over, Contouring: Draping Is the New Way to Achieve Chiseled Cheekbones

Though the everyday consumer may have only learned about it in the past few years, contouring is a classic technique that has been around for centuries. But the makeup artist who popularized it among the celebrity set was Way Bandy. Haven't heard of him? It's time you brushed up on your beauty …

Makeup