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Nexus 7 finds Apple napping

Uh-oh: the iPad Mini meets the new Nexus 7. It's not looking good for Apple at the moment.<p>Google has beat Apple at its own Retina-display-thumping game. Meet the Nexus 7, the eye-popping 323-pixels-per-inch wonder.<p>It is, in a way, the (rumored) iPad Mini Retina wrapped in Android 4.3.<p>Here's the …

Nexus 7

Will we ever … have reliable nuclear fusion power?

For decades scientists have tried to generate an untapped source of energy by creating the conditions inside stars. Is the quest realistic or a futuristic joke?<p>In the era of global climate change, and concerns about humanity's long-term reliance on fossil fuels, many think the solution lies in …

Physics

Ressence Type 3

The Ressence Type 3 is one unusual watch, it has no crown, no hands, and features dials that seem like their are embedded in the face surface. Still …

Watches

Moon may influence sleep, study finds

Science and myth rarely agree, but new research suggests that the lunar cycle could have an effect on the quality of sleep.<p>The study by researchers …

Another small apartment with a smart and open interior design

This apartment has a surface of only 32 square meters which is not a lot, not even for a one-bedroom home. Located in Moscow, this tiny space would …

Interior Design

Apple wins brand of the year trifecta in first full year under Tim Cook

A Harris poll of almost 40,000 American consumers on more than 1,500 brands across 155 categories saw Apple retain Brand of the Year in three categories.<p>2013 Computer Brand of the Year<br>• 2013 Tablet Brand of the Year<br>• 2013 Mobile Phone Brand of the Year<p>What really stands out is that in all three of the …

Samsung overtakes Apple as 'most profitable phone firm'

<b>Samsung has become the most profitable mobile phone company in the world, overtaking Apple, a report says.</b><p>Samsung's handset division had an estimated operating profit of $5.2bn (£3.4bn) in the second quarter of 2013, according to Strategy Analytics.<p>Apple's iPhone operating profit was estimated at …

Profit

11 Things You Should Stop Saying To Introverts

1. Why are you so quiet? Oh <i>yeah</i>? Well why are you always rolling around yapping your pie hole and acting like gorilla all the time. Getting asked why …

How To Love An Introvert

Be quiet. And that doesn’t mean that you are no longer expected to share your feelings and tell jokes and engage in conversation — it just means be …

Your Guide To Interacting With An Introvert

Are you worried that your boyfriend or girlfriend, or your husband or wife is a passive-aggressive pain in the ass, who is purposefully trying to drive you crazy by avoiding all contact with the outside world? Cartoonist Schroeder Jones feared that his ex-boyfriend believed just that. In truth, the …

Are You an Introvert or an Extrovert Writer?

The stereotype goes that writers are introverts – lonely, secluded souls who spend their days exclusively with their words. As much as this holds …

Psychology

Caring for Your Introvert

The habits and needs of a little-understood group<p><b>From Atlantic Unbound:</b><p>Do you know someone who needs hours alone every day? Who loves quiet conversations about feelings or ideas, and can give a dynamite presentation to a big audience, but seems awkward in groups and maladroit at small talk? Who has …

Psychology

What makes us extroverts and introverts?

Why do some people prefer adventure and the company of others, while others favour being alone? It’s all to do with how your brain processes rewards.<p>Will you spend Saturday night in a crowded bar, or curled up with a good book? Is your ideal holiday adventure sports with a large group of mates and, …

Psychology

Britain 'should avoid triple-dip recession'

Britain is returning to growth and should avoid a triple-dip recession, according to a survey published on Monday.<p>The latest ICAEW/Grant Thornton …

The Financialisation of Labour

Labor Economics

Man Booker prize 2013: The longlist in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/books/gallery/2013/jul/23/man-booker-international-prize-2013-booker-prize<p>720<p>Many of the 13 books in the running for this …

How Mother Teresa fails to live up to her saintly image

She is remembered as a beacon of compassion for the poor – but Mother Teresa’s saintly image could have been a myth.<p>The Nobel Peace Prize winner’s …

Modern Indie Poets (93 books)

Google confirms it is acquiring Waze to add real-time social data to its maps

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>After widespread rumors that the two were close to a deal, Google (s goog) has confirmed on its official blog that it is …

CHART OF THE DAY: Coca-Cola Is The Biggest Brand On Facebook By A Mile

Facebook recently announced that it now has more than 1 million active advertisers on its social network.<p>One way brands can reach out to people is through their brand pages. Just about every major company has a Facebook presence of some sort, but which one is the biggest?<p>The answer is Coca-Cola. By …

Advertising

Silicon Valley Wants to Come Clean on Government Spy Requests

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>In a letter posted to Google's company blog Tuesday afternoon and addressed to the attorney general …

'Man Repeller' Leandra Medine On Her Low-Maintenance Beauty Routine

We almost walked into a tree when we spotted Leandra Medine of the fashion blog The Man Repeller in Washington Square Park. It's usually her fabulously outlandish fashion sense that grabs our attention, however, we couldn't help but gawk at her glowing complexion.<p>In terms of her beauty routine, she …