Navin Mathiyugarajah

43 Flips | 8 Magazines | 22 Likes | 1 Follower | @navinmathiy3vsn | Keep up with Navin Mathiyugarajah on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Navin Mathiyugarajah”

HOW TO BECOME RICH FROM PHOTOGRAPHY BLOGGING

Dear friend,<p>Blogging has always been my passion, ever since I was 15 years old (I started with Xanga).<p>Why I blog<p>To me blogging was great, because I …

Street Photography

First flight finally lands at world's most 'useless' airport

A £285m airport dubbed “the world’s most useless” has finally welcomed a commercial flight more than a decade after its construction was announced and almost a year after its official opening.<p>Sixty passengers flew into St Helena Airport, on the tiny British Overseas Territory in the middle of the …

13 Affordable Trips to Europe

For a storybook-worthy vacation to Europe, head straight to Bavaria. Book a room at Burg Colmberg (a 14th-century castle rising from a rocky crag …

11 Scientific Tips That Will Help You Learn Anything Faster - And Actually Remember It

Hack the learning process.<p>Kids can and should practice the skill of learning if they want a fighting chance at fulfilling all those lofty goals their …

Scientists claim to have solved the mystery of female orgasm

Scientists claims they have finally solved the mystery of the female orgasm and it is all to do with ovulation.<p>A study on mammal reproduction found orgasms help apes ovulate, but because it plays no part in the reproductive cycle of humans, it is a redundant evolutionary afterthought.<p>In many …

'Lord, forgive so much cruelty': pontiff's parting words at Auschwitz

After two days of rain and leaden skies, an ironic sun shines on Pope Francis’s visit to one of the darkest places on earth<p>In the gloom of an underground cell at the site of one of the greatest horrors in history, Pope Francis sat alone, head bowed, in silence.<p>A dim lamp threw light on to his …

Glittering Nighttime Photos of Airplanes Highlight the Majestic Beauty of Flight

Azul Obscura captures a view of aircrafts that often goes unseen by ordinary passengers. Standing on the runway, the Osaka-based photographer documents the planes as they approach the airstrip and safely make their landing. Although this is a common routine, Obscura's visual style–specifically, his …

Photography

35 beautiful cities you must see in your lifetime

Search narrows for Planet Nine along sprawling orbit of thousands of years

French astronomers say they have used modelling to halve the area where theoretical new satellite, 10 times the mass of Earth, might be<p>A group of French scientists have said they are closer to pinning down the location of Planet Nine, the mystery potential new addition to the list of major …

These Photos Show The Beautiful, Disturbing World Of The 1%

On opposite pages in the book, called <i>1%: Privilege in a Time of Global Inequality</i>, extreme wealth is shown next to the destruction it creates, though …

UC Berkeley

SAS sniper 'kills Isil suicide bombers from a kilometre'

Marksman said to have fired 30 rounds into a two-storey Iraqi command post decimating a wall and killing the Islamic State fighters<p>An SAS sniper killed three Islamic State suicide bombers by firing shots from the world's most powerful rifle through a 10inch wall, according to reports.<p>The marksman, …

20 modern classic movies everyone needs to watch in their lifetime

And if you have some time off around the start of the new year, this might be a good time to binge some modern-day classics.<p>With that in mind, I've come up with 20 essential titles from the past 15 years that you should reexamine or, if you've never seen them, delve into.

Paramount Pictures

The 9 Movies You Must See in January 2016

It's a fallow month for movies, but there are still some gems.<p>Most moviegoers will spend January doing one of two things – catching up with some of December's many award-courting releases, or watching <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> for the seventeenth time. But don't miss the handful of new films well …

Free International Texting on iPhone: How to Keep in Touch with iMessages or a 3rd-Party App

If you travel or do business internationally, you know how costly roaming charges are. Unless your mobile carrier is T-mobile (limited to 2G data speed), you need an additional service plan for international texting. AT&T international texting costs $10 a month, as does Sprint, but don't worry; you …

Apps

Guinness World Records confident of future as it celebrates 60th anniversary

One of world’s best-known brands, which sold 2.75m books last year, says new attractions are planned where people can try to set their own world records<p>On an unremarkable street adjacent to Euston station in London, there is an unassuming office block that is home to one of the world’s best-known …

Boeing has patented a flying drone that turns into a submarine

In other words, Boeing's has patented a remotely operated flying drone that can transform into a submarine.<p>Here's how it works.<p>According to Boeing, the patented craft could be carried into the deployment area by a host aircraft. The remotely piloted drone would then detach from the carrier aircraft …

Drones

Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi should swap teams

Barcelona needed a better goal-poacher to finish off Real Madrid on Sunday. Madrid needed a forward that doubles as a midfield metronome. El Clásico is getting weird.<p>Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, the two most compared players in the world, are fairly incomparable. Ronaldo is more of a pure …

New Samsung S6 is unveiled ahead of Mobile World congress – in pictures

The 2015 Mobile World Congress, where participants can attend conferences and discover cutting-edge products and technologies, is the world’s biggest mobile fair and will be held from March 2 to 5 in Barcelona.

HTC One M9 Front Panel Poses For The Camera

We recently heard some rumored specifications on the new HTC One M9 smartphone, and now a new HTC front panel has been leaked, which is reported to …

Best mobile games of November 2014

HP's new laptop looks like a MacBook Air and is made for hardcore business users

HP is today introducing a new laptop that's thinner and lighter than the MacBook Air — a stylish Windows 8 machine called the EliteBook Folio 1020. Even though HP is boasting about this laptop's slim size, it isn't necessarily taking aim at Apple here. HP says that it's designed the Folio 1020 with …

Blinkbox extends offline movie and TV playback to Android tablets

When offline playback arrived for Blinkbox's video streaming service on the iPad, we knew that Android support couldn't be far behind. After all, Tesco has plenty of Hudl 2 tablets to sell this Christmas, which all heavily promote its services. So for your next commute or agonising car journey with …

How To Listen To Loud Music On Headphones Without Hurting Your Ears

We all know that listening to music at high volumes is bad for our ears. But what type of headphones should we be wearing to avoid maximum damage? And should we be taking any other sort of care to make sure we keep our eardrums as happy as possible into old age?<p>We were concerned about our own …

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge review

The Bottom Line<p>Pros<p>Curved screen is first of its kind in the market<br>Note 4 design returns, until you get to the right side<br>Performance is top tier<br>Camera is still quite powerful<br>When the curve proves useful, it's great<br>Hardware offerings are robust<br>S Pen is still its ace in the hole<p>Cons<p>The curved display …

Phones

How Flip Phones Could Return In A Big Way

The Motorola Razr was the best-selling clamshell phone, selling more than 130 million units during its four-year run from 2003 to 2007, when the iPhone was introduced.<p>Apple's smartphone changed everything. Suddenly, phone makers needed their hardware to be "smart," and they tried their best to …

Galaxy Note

LaFerrari vs McLaren P1 vs Porsche 918

This feels like a big one. Given that I’ve not been this excited since I discovered the little-known toffee-chocolate HobNob, there must be something …

Man gets NFC chip implants in hands to store Bitcoin wallet

For those of you that aren’t familiar with Bitcoin, it’s currently the biggest cryptocurrency in the world. For safety reasons, users of the currency normally keep the majority of their bitcoins offline, like on an encrypted USB stick or even physically on a piece of paper. In this day and age, …

Secret London: 14 odd attractions you never knew were there

1. Jeremy Bentham's skeleton<p>11. John Snow's water pump<p>12. London's first water fountain<p>14. The Roof Gardens