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Google cracks down on dodgy Android apps

<b>Google has updated its Developer Program Policy to crack down on app behaviour around in-app payments, advertising and spyware.</b><p>After Google got hit …

The Strange Reason You're Exhausted

It has nothing to do with what you did last night<p>Even if you're dragging at 5pm, you may want to avoid that late-afternoon latte. Consuming caffeine even six hours before bedtime can lead to significant sleep disturbances, according to a new study in the <i>Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine</i>.<p>In this …

Top 10 Free Android Apps | News, Facts & Other Information You Love

At the time of writing, Google claims to have over 800,000 apps in it’s Play Store. That’s a lot of apps.<p>Below is our <b>top 10 free Android apps</b>, which …

The best iPad apps for hairstyling

Whether you are a hairstylist by trade or just love to keep up with the latest hair fashions and trends, you'll definitely want to check out our list …

Top iPad apps gone free

If you are looking for some exciting apps, and you want to take advantage of some great price reductions, then check out our list of the best iPad …

These 11 apps are the key to productivity

A few weeks ago I talked about using a system of reward tasks and “enjoyable” activities to motivate yourself to get things done. A lot of readers asked me what tools and apps I used to keep on top of my tasks and assignments.<p>An email account combined with Evernote is sufficient for most people to …

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Mars One To Build Simulated Colony For One-Way Astronauts

People selected to live on the Red Planet will train inside an earthbound outpost. If they don't go crazy, they just might make the real trip.<p>Creating a permanent human settlement on Mars by 2025 will require serious training. To prepare its future astronauts for the task, the Netherlands-based …

Toby Shapshak: You don't need an app for that

TED Talks

The Last 30 Years, As Told By Newspapers

What would history look like if told by newspapers? What does it look like to scroll through 30 years of history on one page?<p>To glance at the past from a new perspective--one told by the media-- we took one newspaper page from each year for the last 30 years. The newspapers we chose do not reflect …

126 Photos Make Up Single Image of Giant 3200-Year-Old Tree

For the December 2012 issue of National Geographic, photographer Michael “Nick” Nichols journeyed to the Sequoia National Park in California in order to capture this image of <i>the President</i>, a giant sequoia that is the third largest tree in the world, if measured by volume of the trunk above …

The War On Drugs - Red Eyes

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Massive U.N. Report Says Climate Risks Go Beyond Red Alert

YOKOHAMA, Japan — Global warming is driving humanity toward a whole new level of many risks, a U.N. scientific panel reports, warning that the wild climate ride has only just begun.<p>Disasters such as killer heat waves in Europe, wildfires in the United States, droughts in Australia and deadly …

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Washington mudslide death toll climbs, yet hope remains

Pastor Gary Ray stood before his congregation Sunday, prepared for people to shake their fists at God. Such reactions in the only church in Oso, Washington, would have been entirely appropriate.<p>After all, it was in this rural community -- between Arlington and Darrington, along State Route 530 -- …

On Sons of Anarchy, Gemma stoops to conquer

I've watched <i>Sons of Anarchy</i> since it debuted in 2008, to my various roommates' bemusement and my own surprise. I'm no real fan of motorcycles or …

Portland's Pot Vote Could Make It A Gateway City For Maine

It's been a big year in the marijuana legalization movement. Not only did Colorado and Washington voters make marijuana legal last November, but this week Coloradans approved a ballot measure to tax marijuana sales.<p>Also this week, Michigan voters in three cities removed penalties for possession. …

Two admirals face investigation in Navy bribery scheme

Two U.S. Navy admirals have reportedly become ensnared in a far-reaching bribery scandal involving the alleged sale of classified information to a Malaysian defense contractor.<p>The Washington Post reports Vice Adm. Ted Branch and Rear Adm. Bruce F. Loveless have both taken forced leaves of absence …

Merchant Marines See New Obstacles In Food Aid Proposal

When it comes to shipping in the United States, there's a bit of a paradox. Even as U.S. exports have grown, the U.S. share of shipping has declined dramatically.<p>The traffic in and out of U.S. ports increases every year, but most of those ships fly foreign flags. In fact, the number of U.S. flagged …

Weekend Box Office Analysis: 'Thor 2' Sets Marvel Record With Mighty $86 Million

In a somewhat surprising turn, Disney’s <i>Thor: The Dark World</i> earned $86.11 million over its first weekend. I say surprising because of how comparatively not front loaded it turned out to be. <i>Thor: The Dark World</i> earned 8% of its weekend figure from Thursday grosses, which is far less than <i>Iron Man 3</i> …

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Sunni-Shia tensions 'biggest threat to world security': Iran foreign minister Mohammad Zarif

Minister says regional powers should work together on sectarian divide and Syria conflict, but accuses Sunni Arab countries of 'fanning flames'<p>Tension between Sunni and Shi'ite Muslims is the biggest threat to world security, Iran's foreign minister said in comments published on Monday, accusing …

Can US farm bill satisfy hunger for reform?

With the US farm bill in the final stages of negotiation, time is running out for aid groups and the Obama administration, who are anxious to see changes to the country's international food aid programme, which they say is overdue for reform.<p>After 18 months of fitful negotiations, the farm bill – a …

India's Mars mission suffers glitch

India's Mars spacecraft suffered a brief engine failure on Monday as scientists tried to move it into a higher orbit around Earth.<p>During a fourth repositioning to take it 100,000 kms from Earth, the thruster engines briefly failed, leading the auto-pilot to take over but controllers denied any …

When It Comes to Female Bosses, Women Can Be Their Own Worst Enemy

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>When it comes to attitudes about women in the workplace and having a female boss, Americans have …

New veterans change face of holiday

Veterans Day in America is traditionally a time to look back, but the new generation of veterans wants to remind people the country also must look forward.<p>As they return home after more than a decade of war in Iraq and Afghanistan, younger veterans argue the holiday can’t just be about wreaths on …