Charlie McGlashen

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The Most Colorful Cities in the World (Photos)

Live the Rainbow<p>The Most Colorful Cities in the World (Photos)<p>No need to rely on just nature to provide a colorful backdrop to your vacation. The …

The unPC PC: computer writes sexist jokes

A computer that writes sexist jokes has been developed by scientists.<p>The machine, which has been created by scientists at the University of Edinburgh, was designed to generate its own witty one-liners following a simple set of rules.<p>The system was programmed to exploit one of the most successful …

Once bitten, twice shy: our exaggerated fear of shark attacks

With beach season in full swing, the question inevitably arises: what are the chances of getting attacked by a shark? In a phrase: extraordinarily low – though not nonexistent. It is higher in certain parts of the US (Florida tops the list) than in others, and in some places (off Cape Cod) …

The mystery of monogamy: scientists claim to have the answer

As an enduring mystery of the human condition, it has been praised and damned in equal measure. It is a bridge over the abyss of isolation but can be a bit like croquet: easy enough to grasp the rules but a hard game to enjoy.<p>Now scientists in Britain have taken the puzzle of monogamy and boiled it …

Faster Forward, Together

Welcome to RocketHub<p>The leading social network for entrepreneurs.<p>Create account Log in<p><i>portrait</i><p>Connect<p>Connect on our growing network with 500k+ fellow …

Y chromosome traced back to ‘Adam’

<b>U. MICHIGAN / STANFORD (US) —</b> Y chromosomes from men all over the world reveal that our male most recent common ancestor likely lived in the same …

The Future of 4G LTE: A Q&A with Chief Network Officer Nicola Palmer | About Verizon

With its 4G LTE network substantially complete, Verizon Wireless Chief Network Officer Nicola Palmer answers some questions about the present and future of the company’s 4G LTE network.<p><b>Q: How do you look at network speed and what does it really mean to customers?</b><p>A: We are engineering our network to …

Republicans call for criminal probe of Jon Corzine

House Republicans say Corzine may have lied when testifying before Congress about the MF Global collapse<p>Jillian Rayfield<p>August 4, 2013 9:40pm (UTC)<p>A group of House Republicans is calling for a criminal probe of Jon Corzine, the former New Jersey governor and former CEO of MF Global, alleging that …

When Societal Maladies Collide

A Cleveland man was trying to stop a friend from driving drunk when the would-be drunk driver shot him in the chest.