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Android One is launching in Turkey, its first country outside of Asia

Android One, Google’s project to bring affordable smartphones to people around the world, is arriving in Turkey – the first time an Android<br>One phone has been available outside of Asia.<p>The company is partnering with General Mobile to build the appropriately-named General Mobile 4G, which also …

Android News

Verizon Buys AOL for $4.4 Billion

Six years after leaving Google to try a turnaround, Tim Armstrong finds a buyer. He says he'll stay on after the deal.<p>Earlier this year, AOL CEO Tim Armstrong said there was no truth to reports that he was selling his company to Verizon. It’s a different story now: The telco is buying the Internet …

10 Cities That Are Shaping The Future Of Urban Living

Cities are frequently at the front line of innovation when it comes to addressing the changing problems of urban life. Plans to combat climate change, bring about cleaner air and create safer, healthier spaces for citizens are all being executed by mayors and councils in the world's major …

Urban Planning

The 8 most elite special forces in the world

They go where other soldiers fear to tread, scoping out potential threats, taking out strategic targets, and conducting daring rescue missions.<p>These really are the best of the best.<p>Although it's extremely difficult to rank these forces relative to one another, there are some units that rise above …

The 19 most game-changing weapons of the 21st century

We've come a long way since the stealth bomber.<p>Just as smart gadgets have invaded our homes and revolutionized our lives over the last 15 years, next-level weaponry has transformed the military.<p>The imperatives of the military have always been one of the main drivers of technological …

Tor shutters its anonymous Cloud service

Tor has announced that it is closing its Cloud Project, which allows users to browse the Web anonymously, effective today.<p>The not-for-profit organization said it cannot find enough help to properly maintain its operations and thus bugs in the system have made parts of the service unusable, …

Media Industry

The Future Of Supersonic Travel Is 'Closer Than Many People Imagine'

It’s been nearly a dozen years since the last flight of the Concorde. For over a quarter century, the sleek and sexy Anglo-French airplane represented the jet set era of the the late 20th Century. Ernie Edwards, a veteran of the private jet industry thinks the next passenger supersonic flights are …

Aviation

The Clever Way Cadillac Used Aluminum to Slim Down the 2016 CT6

An up-close look at the flagship sedan's advanced aluminum castings<p>Cadillac's new CT6 sedan arriving later this year is a huge deal for the company. Along with replacing the awkwardly positioned XTS in the carmaker's lineup, the full-size RWD sedan is meant to further establish Caddy's presence in …

See how Bugatti built its final Veyron, 'La Finale' (pictures)

Six Ways to Draw The Eye to a Specific Subject in a Photo

You know all about the rule of thirds already, and in general it works. Sometimes, however, rules are meant to be broken. The way to draw someone’s …

Tutorials

10 Things Organized People Do Every Day

Being organized isn't just about going through your paper piles once in a while. It's not just about doing the spring cleaning thing once a year …

9 Easy Career Hacks That Very Few People Actually Do

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I gave a presentation to Womensphere a few months ago on the most valuable lessons I learned early in my career. Back when I was an entry-level investment banking analyst at Bear Stearns (R.I.P.), our trainers gave us some basic advice on …

Winners: Sony World Photography Awards 2015 - Photographs by the winners of the Sony World Photography Awards | LensCulture

We have a winner! From a record-breaking 173,444 entries (coming from 171 countries), the Sony World Photography Awards has named its L’Iris d’Or/Photographer of the Year: John Moore.<p>Chosen from the winners of the awards’ thirteen professional categories, the winning work “Ebola Crisis Overwhelms …

Photography

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Martial Arts

How to Write a Great Business Plan: Financial Analysis | Inc.com

Numbers tell the story. Bottom line results indicate the success or failure of any business.<p>Financial projections and estimates help entrepreneurs, lenders, and investors or lenders objectively evaluate a company's potential for success. If a business seeks outside funding, providing comprehensive …

Small Business

Skype For Business Begins Rolling Out Publicly Today

Microsoft’s “Skype for Business,” which is designed to replace the company’s older enterprise communication tool Lync, is rolling out publicly today as part of the Office 2013 April update, the company announced this morning. It’s also now rolling out Skype for Business Online to its Office 365 …

Seven Habits Of Organized People

Organized people aren’t born; they’re built. Here are the habits that you can cultivate to be just like them.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 habits to adopt to be better at your job in 2016. See the full list here.</i><p>We all know that one friend or coworker who is super-organized. The …

How to scan and archive your old printed photos

Whether you're looking to reduce clutter or share fond memories online, here are four methods for digitizing your print photo collection.<p>Chances are you have a stack of photo albums collecting dust in a closet somewhere. Maybe they make for a fun coffee-table chat, but if you want to share your …

Mobile Photography

8 Common Smartphone Mistakes You're Making At Work

It used to be that poor workplace etiquette was about taking someone else’s food from the office refrigerator or dressing too sloppily on casual Fridays. Now that everyone has a smartphone glued to their hands, there are all kinds of new ways to trip up.<p>In fact, upper and mid-level managers say …

New Jersey

8 Ways To Get Work Done Faster

John Maynard Keynes, a famous economist in the 1930’s, predicted that his grandchildren would have a three-hour workday. Sadly, it did not happen–In fact, we now have the reverse! Organizations are looking for ways to do more with less, the population is aging, and the pace of work is …

Leadership

Non-invasive ultrasound restores memory in Alzheimer's mice

Ultrasound technology could provide a non-invasive way of treating Alzheimer's disease after researchers successfully restore memories to mice.<p>A potential method of treating Alzheimer's disease using ultrasound is being hailed as a "breakthrough".<p>A team of researchers at the University of …

Dementia

Google's safe browsing system targets 'unwanted software'

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Get ready to see more red warning signs online as Google adds ammunition to its technological artillery for targeting devious …

Malware

Print Your Photos or Risk Losing Them to the Digital Dark Age, Internet Pioneer Warns

Want to make sure a photograph survives your lifetime? Print it out. That’s the warning Internet pioneer Vint Cerf gave at a talk recently, saying …

Humanities

The Largest Update to HTTP in 16 Years Has Been Finalized

Today, the next major version of HTTP took a big step toward becoming a reality; it’s been officially finalized and now moves towards being fully standardized.<p>According to a blog by Mark Nottingham, the chair of the IETF HTTP Working Group, the standard was completed today and is on its way to the …

Software Development

The Eye of a Photographer

The world looks different to a photographer than it does to everyone else. Why can a photographer capture flat images and turn them into art? The eye …

Samsung tweets mysterious Galaxy S6 teasers

Technically Incorrect: In filmed hints of what its new phone will be like, Samsung seems to promise it will be fast. And other things.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>Samsung's new Galaxy S6 will be a wonderful phone. Unless it's …

Gear & Gadgets

Microsoft Officially Launches Azure Machine Learning Platform

You know all that big data that’s streaming into your company from sensors, customers, social media, Excel spreadsheets, and data sources all over the internet? Microsoft wants to help you process all of it, build APIs and make use of that data in the cloud with machine learning technology.<p>And to …

6 Reasons Why There is Blur in Your Photos And How You Can Avoid It

No matter how good a photographer you are, blurry photographs will happen. It's an undeniable fact of every photographer’s life. Professional …

New Apple and IBM enterprise app delivers a lot of utility

Apple and IBM are planning on partnering on a dozen new enterprise apps this quarter, and 100 this year. The first of them, aimed at utility workers, will be announced next week.<p>VentureBeat has learned that the app, which the two huge corporations developed for a major U.S. utility company, was …

Apps