Kandra Mandac

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Why phablets will eventually replace tablets and regular smartphones (in 3 charts)

Drop yourself in any world capital and it’s likely the majority of people there are glued to their smartphone. Smartphone penetration, powered by our insatiable appetite for apps — 48,000 apps are downloaded every minute — is predicted to hit 70% worldwide by 2017.<p>Tablets, on the other hand, have a …

6 Summer Salads You'll Actually Crave

<b>1. Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves. You can serve it as a side dish, salad or dip. The vinaigrette is similar to the …

Nose woes: air pollutants thwart flower-seeking bugs | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - You think your nose likes flowers? Well, certainly not as much as the tobacco hornworn moth. In fact, its life depends on it.<p>A pollinating moth Manduca sexta, this one with a wing span of about 4 inches, feeds from a Sacred Dutura, or Datura wrightii, flower while flying …

Google’s Self-Driving Car Is Real, And It Looks Like A Tiny Bubble-Car

Aw, look, it’s smiling at us. Nice autonomous car!<p>We’ve known Google has been working on self-driving cars for awhile now, but all of a sudden, the project is real: last night, Google revealed a working prototype of its self-driving car. It’s a two-seater that looks something like a mashup of a …

Autonomous Cars

New 'Hunger Games' exhibition will tour the U.S.

Looking to get into the branded and live-event biz that has been so good to franchises like Harry Potter, Lionsgate announced Friday it is launching "The Hunger Games: The Exhibition" and will tour it around the U.S.<p>The tour will include a range of material from and concerned with the Jennifer …

Movies

This Krispy Kreme Doughnut Costs $1686

Today in rich people things: Krispy Kreme in the UK created what they're calling the world's most expensive doughnut: The edible-gold gilded Krispy Kreme doughnut is filled with Champagne jelly made from Dom Pérignon 2002 (retail: $175 per bottle), a creme made with Chateau d'Yquem …