Michael Osei

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You will be shocked at how ignorant Americans are

<b>(Wikipedia)</b><p>What Americans don’t know and don’t understand is an obstacle to progress<p>Marty Kaplan<p>November 6, 2013 1:29pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>If you think the widening chasm between the rich and the rest spells trouble for American democracy, have a look at the growing …

Ara is a Motorola Project to Make Phones as Customizable as Android

If you thought Motorola and its Moto X Maker helped you customize a unique smartphone, then prepare for even more. The Google-owned company has just announced Ara, a hardware platform that is entirely open to customization — essentially letting tinkerers develop their own smartphones.<p>“We want to do …

Apple Sold 33.8 Million iPhones, 14.1 Million iPads, And 4.6 Million Macs In Q4 2013

Well folks, Apple has just put up some mixed numbers in its fiscal Q4 2013 earnings release — $37.5 billion in revenue and $7.5 billion in net profit to be exact — but how exactly did the tech titan fare in terms of hardware sales?<p>This time around Apple sold 33.8 million iPhones (which it notes is …

Porsche's LMP1 engine development

"The heart of our project is the engine."<p>A well-designed engine is essential to any truly successful race car, and Porsche ranks at the top of the list in the engine design department. For the company's 2014 LMP1 entrant, Porsche started with a blank slate for the powerplant, designing every detail …

Job satisfaction, like wine, gets better with age

Not happy with your job? Just wait.<p>A study by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research finds that 9 in 10 workers who are age 50 or older say they are very or somewhat satisfied with their job. Older workers reported satisfaction regardless of gender, race, educational level, …

University of Chicago

There’s one key difference between kids who excel at math and those who don’t

• Different kids with different levels of preparation come into a math class. Some of these kids have parents who have drilled them on math from a young age, while others never had that kind of parental input.<br>• On the first few tests, the well-prepared kids get perfect scores, while the unprepared kids …

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Apple's Entirely Unnecessary But Very Cool Method Of Making The Mac Pro

This is an interesting little tale to me covering as it does two parts of my working life: tech and business and then the wider shores of the metals business which is what I do in my day job. Apple's new Mac Pro uses one particular metals manufacturing technique which is entirely unnecessary in a …

Will Samsung always be Pepsi to Apple's Coke?

October 25, 2013 | 7:40 AM<p>Embed Code<iframe src="https://www.marketplace.org/2013/10/25/business/will-samsung-always-be-pepsi-apples-coke/popout" frameborder="0" width="100%" height="240px"></iframe><p>Copy<br>• Close<p>Embed Code<iframe …