Alvin Solomon

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BlackBerry Q5 review

This is probably the most important smartphone that BlackBerry will launch in 2013. You see, the Z10 and Q10 were designed for diehards, gadget lovers and those who desired a like-for-like replacement for their aging Bolds. Unfortunately for CEO Thorsten Heins, those people were never the total sum …

Staying Healthy May Mean Learning To Love Our Microbiomes

Not so long ago, most people thought that the only good microbe was a dead microbe.<p>But then scientists started to realize that even though some bugs can make us sick and even kill us, most don't.<p>In fact, in the past decade attitudes about the bacteria, fungi, viruses and other microbes living all …

Less Than A Third Of Top CEOs Are On Social Media

Warren Buffett has only tweeted twice since May 2, but he already has 542,000 followers. The first tweet simply said “Warren is in the house.” The second tweet, also on May 2: “Read my new essay on why women are key to America’s prosperity: http://cnnmon.ie/18eXfik .” Just two short tweets and he …

Why the artist behind 'Pacific Rim's' mechs settled down at id Software

Before recently becoming an art director at id Software, Hugo Martin was a concept artist with no reservations about moving from assignment to assignment.<p>His portfolio is huge, providing early concept art across a broad spectrum of entertainment mediums; from television, to movies to games, and …

13 Actors You Didn’t Know Were on ‘The O.C.’ (PHOTOS)

Where Are They Now?<p>13 Actors You Didn’t Know Were on ‘The O.C.’ (PHOTOS)<p><i>The O.C.</i> turns 10 today. To celebrate, check out these stars who count the …

The Free Software Foundation Wants to Create a Truly Open Source Mobile OS

Android is already open source though, right? Well technically yes, but also no. While it’s possible to compile AOSP from the readily available …