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Epic Trails Across the Globe

Tired of the same old trails? Go outside your comfort-zone (and, perhaps, your country) to one of these inspiring destinations.

Hiking

Japan Might Be What Equality in Education Looks Like

The country’s government makes sure areas with low income levels and property values get good teachers too.<p>KAWAMATA, Japan—In many countries, the United States included, students’ economic backgrounds often determine the quality of the education they receive. Richer students tend to go to schools …

Students

Tesla Model 3 Exterior Dimensions Comparison - Data & Analysis

As Tesla Model 3 launch is approaching closer and closer in July, the excitement is all time high for Model 3 reservation holders, fans and …

The U.S. Cannot Be Run Like a Business

Donald Trump ran his campaign with the promise to manage the U.S. government like a business. In fact, he just announced that his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, will head up a “SWAT team” dedicated to making this happen.<p>Trump assumes, as do many Americans, that the country’s major problem is too much …

The Real Difference Between Google And Apple

Google and Apple are both hyper-successful companies, but chart their patents, and they have completely different innovation signatures.<p>Steve Jobs has been granted 347 patents in the past decade, many awarded posthumously. By contrast, Google’s Sergey Brin and Larry Page only have a combined 27 …

A Definitive Guide to the Brexit Negotiations

After a heated political campaign, voters in the United Kingdom decided by a slim margin, on June 23, to exit the European Union, leading to a change in government. Now that a new prime minister has taken over, the next big question looms: How will the UK and EU negotiate their split?<p>I have spent …

Far more fish make their own light than we thought, study finds

From the fireflies that light up our backyards to the graceful, glowing jellyfish we admire in aquarium tanks, bioluminescence — an organism’s …

Biology

Major Trends For 2016: Consumers Flex Muscles, Scramble For Resources And Strive For Privacy

For many people, end-of-the-year projections simply provide a fun pastime to talk about what will happen in consumer culture over the next twelve months. But it’s more than that for me. My research, business experience, discussions with clued-in clients, and a mountain of data point to the …

This iPad Mini Keyboard Case Is A Writer's Dream Come True

It is in that family of cases that effectively turn your iPad into a touch-sensitive laptop. Open the case and you have instant access to a conventional (if slightly shrunken) computer keyboard that pairs with your iPad via Bluetooth.<p>There's just enough of an adjustment to be made in typing on a …

A Few Tricks All The New iOS 7 Users Should Know

At long last, iOS 7 has arrived. That is, it arrived for everyone who didn’t say “Developer? Oh, yeah, I’m totally a developer. Cough” and wiggle into the Beta months ago.<p>iOS 7 is a strange new land, especially on day one. Out with the gradients, in with the trippy fluorescents. Your favorite app? …

iOS 7: how to disable the most annoying new features

Apple’s new iOS 7 for iPhone and iPad is the biggest redesign of the mobile operating system since iPhone was first introduced.<p><b>• Apple iPhone's history in pictures</b><p><b>• How to successfully install iOS 7</b><p>The new operating software has unlocked some exciting new features, but it seems change is not always …

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iOS 7 secrets, tips and hidden features: master your iPhone and iPad | Trusted Reviews

iOS 7 was introduced with the iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C is now available to download for all iPhone’s and iPads. It is the first major overhaul of the …

16 Google Easter Eggs You Might Have Missed

There are various hidden Easter Eggs, jokes, and little timewasters in almost every Google web service, product, or new device. Here are some hidden …

10 tips to better secure your privacy on an Apple device

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>Taking control of the security of your data and retaining privacy in today’s connected age is not an easy task. Thinking about …

Best TV 2018: The most amazing TVs you can buy right now

<i>This is why you should trust our list of the best TV sets:</i><p><b>Trusted Reviews has been testing since flatscreen TVs were cutting-edge tech. Our team of</b> …

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The Practical Meter Speeds Up Charging Your Smartphone Over USB

This embed is invalid<p>Here’s a neat gizmo for speeding up charging your smartphone over USB. The Practical Meter plugs into the USB socket you intend to use to charge your phone and has built-in indicator lights to show how fast the charging connection is. The problem its creators are attacking is …

Are you a dissident choosing between Facebook and Twitter? Here’s why you should definitely go with Twitter

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: Flickr user Hoggarazzi<p>Facebook has gotten a lot of credit for the role it played during the Arab Spring revolutions in …

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Best iPhone Apps: our pick of the top free and paid apps for iPhone

By Tom Pritchard