Ross Andrews

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Calvin & Hobbes Creator's Life Lessons Become Beautiful New Comic

Not a day goes by that I don't somehow, consciously or subconsciously, live out a lesson I learned from <i>Calvin & Hobbes</i>. I sense I'm not alone in this.<p>…

Inhabitat's Week in Green: 'practical' jetpack, self-healing solar cell and lab-grown heart tissue

<i>Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean tech news for us -- it's the Week in Green.</i><p>Tesla CEO Elon Musk wowed the tech and business worlds this week when he unveiled plans for a 700MPH solar-powered Hyperloop train that could catapult people …

Finweek

2018-06-19 11:33 Your guide to alternative investments LONG READ: While not easily accessible in South Africa, there are various ways for local …

Dover's White Cliffs: Would you mine them for £1bn-worth of gold?

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/997000/997988_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534530442_678dba8b6e69c30a07f085bec4337c07<p><b>How do we decide what's worth saving and what we would happily see destroyed to make way for development? For The Editors, a programme which sets out to</b> …

Drink Deception and the Legal War on Vitaminwater

<b>So what is this lawsuit against Vitaminwater all about?</b><br>It was first filed in 2009 by the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI), a …

Syrian Looters in Bulldozers Seek Treasure Amid Chaos

When the uprising against Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad began two years ago, satellite images showed the ruins of the ancient Hellenic city of …

Kelly Slater: Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel (HBO Sports)

Rosalind Franklin, DNA scientist, celebrated by Google doodle

The latest Google doodle celebrates the life and work of British biophysicist and x-ray crystallographer Rosalind Franklin, whose research led to the …

A$AP Rocky and Skrillex Drop Bass All Over The DR

Directed by Chris Robinson and A$AP Rocky himself, the video for “Wild For the Night” kicks off with the fast-rising rapper quizzing a youngster on …

Skrillex

“Angry Birds” Comes To The Kennedy Space Center

The 4,485-square-foot, seven-exhibit attraction includes making your own digital Angry Bird, playing the Eggsteroid Slingshot, and traversing the …

Principles for responsible media moguls | Seth's Blog

• Establish your standard for truth, and don't vary it. Are you okay reporting rumor or innuendo in order to get attention? How about rushing to …

Digital Music Streaming up 24% as Apple Prepares to Launch iTunes Radio

- Jul 19, 2013<p>Nielsen has published its findings on U.S. music sales for the first half of 2013. The survey shows the total of both audio and video …

EU, China officials begin green growth talks in 'airpocalypse' smog

The EU’s top environment and industry officials are meeting Chinese leaders for talks on promoting green growth today (19 July), as Beijing advises …

Motorola Mobility stepping up efforts in wearable tech

Motorola Mobility recently posted a job listing for a senior director of industrial design for wearables, indicating the Google-owned unit is looking …

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Transparency Please

[crossposted from USV.com]<p>Today, we have joined a large and diverse group of companies, non-profits and consumer advocates in an open letter urging …

Reach inside your computer

http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20130710-bringing-the-virtual-into-reality<p>See-through screens that allow us to reach in, touch and interact with objects? Jinha Lee believes his 3D devices will break down boundaries and make our digital experiences feel more real.<p>For decades, computer designers have …

Augmented Reality

Guy Walks Into Citigroup Branch, Loses $40,000

Looking at the way that U.S. Senators Elizabeth Warren and John McCain are pitching their proposal for a 21st-century version of the Glass-Steagall …

In Pictures: Solar-Powered Plane Completes Epic Transcontinental Flight

Bertrand Piccard has grown accustomed to the Solar Impulse skeptics. He's used to people talking about its cruising speed of just 30 mph while …

August’s Smart Lock Nabs 26,000 Pre-Orders in 2 Months

A startup called August says its initial product, the “Smart Lock,” has attracted some 26,000 reservations in the last two months. According to August CEO, Jason Johnson, the company will start shipping the device later this year and is lining up distribution deals with online retailers, security …

FT Urges Business Schools To Stop Teaching 'The World's Dumbest Idea'

Two important articles have just appeared the Financial Times urging business schools to abandon teaching the obsolete shareholder value theory, which even its most prominent exemplar, Jack Welch, has called “the dumbest idea in the world.”<p>One article is by Sarah Murray in the “Feature of the Week” …

3D-printed tracheal splint supports baby's airways, saves life

They say necessity is the mother of invention, and nowhere was it more necessary than in the case of Kaiba Gionfriddo's life. The infant was born with a condition called tracheobronchomalacia that results in weakened support for the trachea, and his fate seemed all but decided until researchers at …