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Skoda's New Superb Estate Is Bullet- And Blast-Resistant

Toys<p>June 10, 2018 | BY AFP<p>Skoda is already known for producing vehicles that are strong, safe and reliable, and it's now taking that to another …

Red Cross

Apple launches new privacy portal, users can download a copy of everything Apple knows about them

Apple has today launched its new Data and Privacy website, allowing Apple users to download everything that Apple personally associates with your account, from Apple ID info, App Store activity, AppleCare history to data stored in iCloud like photos and documents. This is currently only available …

App Store

Embrace Mediterranean or Nordic diets to cut disease, WHO says

Britain could lower its rates of cancer, diabetes and cardiovascular disease by embracing Mediterranean- or Nordic-style diets, a major study into the benefits of healthy eating suggests.<p>A review by the World Health Organization found compelling evidence that both diets reduce the risk of the …

Holistic Medicine

The Hiuni smart telescope lets you stargaze from your Apple or Android device

It may be awhile yet before ordinary people like us can journey to the stars, but until then, we can bring the stars a whole lot closer. Here to help …

Android News

BentoStack is a Sweet Storage Solution for All Your Apple Accessories

Posted in Gear<p>The Bento Stack was inspired by the classic Japanese lunchbox, but it’s actually for keeping your Apple accessories organized. The …

Smart Bicycle Gear: Lumos Bike Helmet Review

I have been riding bicycles longer than I have been using computers. I have been riding the same recumbent for over 30 years. Yet it wasn't until the announcement of the <b>Lumos Bicycle Helmet ($179.99)</b> that I have been this interested in a bicycling accessory in a long time. This helmet combines …

This Chef-Designed Portable Grill is Made for Summer Outings

Posted in Gear and Grill<p>Designed in collaboration with British chef Heston Blumenthal, the Cube portable charcoal grill is the perfect size for …

Smoke It Indoors with the Kitchenque Stovetop Smoker

Posted in Kitchen and Space<p>For consistently flavorful indoor smoking, the Kitchenque Stovetop Smoker does it all without making your whole home smell …

This Shoulder Bag Carries It All for Work or Weekend

Posted in Bags and Gear<p>Merging a tote/carryall with a messenger style bag, the Collected Shoulder Bag from Hardgraft is made of full-grain gray or …

B&O’s BeoPlay Earset Goes Wireless

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech<p>The design of Bang & Olufsen’s adjustable Beoplay Earset in-ear headphones is a proven performer and now the brand …

Mercedes Introduces AMG GT 63 S 4MATIC+ Edition 1

Posted in Exotic and Rides<p>As if the Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S 4MATIC+ wasn’t epic enough, MB is releasing an upgraded version of this high performance …

Jony Ive opens up about Apple Watch origin and the watch he ‘admires most’ in Hodinkee interview

Apple’s top designer Jony Ive is featured in watch magazine Hodinkee this month to talk about the origins of the Apple Watch, his long-time friend and design partner Marc Newson, the future of Apple, and more.<p>The rather in-depth interview starts with Ive talking about the origin of the Apple Watch …

Why Technical Experts Make Great Leaders

<b>Amanda Goodall,</b> a senior lecturer at Cass Business School in London, argues that the best leaders are technical experts, not general managers. She discusses her research findings about doctors who head up hospitals, scholars who lead universities, and all-star basketball players who go on to manage …

Home Or Away, The Beoplay 6 Sounds Sweet

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech<p>The latest in B&O’s Beoplay line of stylish, sophisticated speakers, the wireless Beoplay 6 is small in size but …

The Atari VCS Console Revives Classic Games Plus Modern Media Streaming

Posted in Gadgets and Tech<p>Atari’s new VCS console has old school looks but isn’t just a retro re-release. In addition to bringing back all the …

There Are 4 Types of Managers. One Is More Effective Than the Others

In a utopian corporate world, managers lavish a constant stream of feedback on their direct reports. This is necessary, the thinking goes, because organizations and responsibilities are changing rapidly, requiring employees to constantly upgrade their skills. Indeed, the desire for frequent …

Management

How to Ask Great Questions

Much of an executive’s workday is spent asking others for information—requesting status updates from a team leader, for example, or questioning a counterpart in a tense negotiation. Yet unlike professionals such as litigators, journalists, and doctors, who are taught how to ask questions as an …

Psychology

Lego Introduces a Fresh <i>Tron: Legacy</i> Set

Lego Introduces a Fresh <i>Tron: Legacy</i> Set<p>Posted in Gear<p>The <i>Tron: Legacy</i> Light Cycle set is the latest crowd-sourced offering brought to life from Lego’s …

Turns Out Coffee Acts on Your Brain Like Cannabis, But in Reverse

Dope.<p>A new study on the consumption of coffee has revealed the world's most common recreational drug affects our metabolism far more deeply than we …

Northwestern University

Scientists Have Finally Figured Out Why Babies Kick in the Womb

They're not just saying hello.<p>It’s easy to confuse the phenomenon for a bad case of gas, but moms-to-be start feeling flutters and waves in their …

Pregnancy

Obesity dulls sense of taste, study suggests

Obesity dulls the sense of taste, according to research that offers new insights into why some people enter a persistent cycle of weight gain.<p>Researchers found that within eight weeks of becoming obese, mice lost 25% of their taste buds. The findings suggest that weight gain not only changes …

Holistic Medicine

To Find Happiness, Forget About Passion

Several years ago, a friend decided she wanted to follow her passion. She loved the liberal arts and academe. She was a talented graphic designer, a …

Business School

Lion MV #MyMusicMyNoise

MacTrast Deals: Atech USB-C Magnetic Breakaway Charging Cable

- Mar 16, 2018<p>The Atech USB-C Magnetic Breakaway Charging Cable protects your MacBook from the most dangerous hazard of all, you!<p>Atech USB-C Magnetic …

Tech Trends

The 4 Kinds of Leaders Who Create the Future

Alan Kay, the educator and computer designer, famously declared, “The best way to predict the future is to invent it.” But what does it take to invent the future in such a turbulent and uncertain world? How do successful organizations build on their history, even as they craft a new point of view …

Why You Should Make Your Team Switch Seats

When corporate workspaces are reorganized, many employees view the process as nothing but a nuisance. Desks are cleared, boxes are packed, daily work is disrupted—for what, exactly? Design firms have long touted the benefits of such changes, promising that when people are able to circulate more …

TUG Provides a MagSafe Connection for Standard Outlets

Posted in Gadgets and Tech<p>Inspired by Apple’s now-retired MagSafe power connector, TUG is a magnetic break-away connector that works with any power …

The Cute Robot That Follows You Around the City

Piaggio, the Italian company that makes Vespa scooters, is building cargo droids for city pedestrians.<p>“This is Gita.” Jeffrey Schnapp pronounces the “T” in the crisp, Italian way—near the teeth rather than the soft palate—which makes me feel like I should have worn more expensive shoes to the …

Robotics

The New York Times Fired My Doppelgänger

I saw the internet create and destroy a bizarro version of myself.<p>The day before Valentine’s Day, social media created a bizarro-world version of me. I have seen strange ideas about me online before, but this doppelgänger was so far from resembling me that I told friends and loved ones I didn’t …

Journalism