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Top 100 world universities by reputation - the list in full

The universities of Oxford and Cambridge have lost ground to universities from the US in the latest rankings to measure reputation in research and teaching.<p>According to the latest tables, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Stanford University, have overtaken the highest ranked British …

College & University

How to use Google search to find your lost Android phone

We've all lost our mobile phone at one point or another -- sometimes in our homes, sometimes in the car and sometimes out in the wild unknown. Now …

Android News

19 highly successful people who prove it's never too late to change careers

But as some of the most successful people prove, you don't have to have it all figured out from the start.<p>Plenty of highly successful people chose to make major career changes, some even many years into their lives.<p>Here are 19 examples that it's never too late to change paths:

Sara Blakely

Vettel thinks Ferrari tyre strategy will pay off

Sebastian Vettel believes Ferrari's tyre strategy could be an advantage over the one chosen by Chinese Grand Prix polesitter Nico Rosberg.<p>Rosberg …

Auto Racing

Using Samsung Pay makes me feel like a rock star -- and you should be one, too

Commentary: Ok, so I have no idea what being a rock star actually feels like, but you get the idea.<p>"Sorry, ma'am, you can't use NFC payments over 30 quid."<p>That from the pimply young waiter at a London restaurant too hip for its own good. I just smiled, placed the Samsung Galaxy S7 I was testing …

BitTorrent Sync for Android, iOS, Windows Phone, and Kindle now lets you create, edit, and share files

BitTorrent has updated its file synchronization service for mobile devices with a focus on productivity. You can download the new version today for Android, iOS, Windows Phone, and Kindle from getsync.com.<p>BitTorrent released Sync out of beta five months ago, after first introducing the product in …

Apps

YouTube launches Newswire to curate newsworthy videos

When a white police officer recently threw a black teenager to the ground at a Texas pool party, 15-year-old Brandon Brooks captured the chaos on his cellphone camera. The video, uploaded to YouTube, triggered national outrage and prompted the officer to resign.<p>Now, YouTube is funneling similar …

Tahrir Square

Google Asks Glass Developers To Start Working On Android-Based Apps Ahead Of Glass Development Kit Launch

It looks like Google is about to unleash a new wave of more powerful applications for Google Glass. Currently, Glass developers can only build apps that are essentially web-based services that talk to the user’s hardware through a set of relatively limited APIs. At its I/O developer conference …

Samsung dominates, Apple stalls in Q2 global smartphone shipments

The second quarter of 2013 brought more good news for Samsung but less so for Apple, at least as far as smartphone sales go. But the year isn't over yet — in fact, the toughest fight is yet to come.<p>Tracking firm IDC's numbers on global smartphone shipments for April through June show huge growth: …

Mobile

Airplane Wi-Fi: Fly The Unconnected Skies

I find flying relaxing.<p>Yes, you read that right. Despite the frequent delays, the dirty airports, the intrusive TSA frisking, the cramped seats and the crying babies, I find flying relaxing.<p>That is, if the airplane isn't equipped with Wi-Fi.<p>Airplanes without an Internet connection are a refuge -- …