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43 Books You Won't Be Able To Stop Talking About

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10 Proposed Solutions To The Problems Of Interstellar Travel

Right now, interstellar travel and colonization is pretty unlikely. Basic laws of physics suggest that it just can’t be done, and for many people, …

If we live in one of multiple universes, here's how we could find out

The existence of parallel universes may seem like something cooked up by science fiction writers, with little relevance to modern theoretical physics.<p>But the idea that we live in a "multiverse" made up of an infinite number of parallel universes has long been considered a scientific possibility — …

Sundar Pichai and the world of Indian CEOs

<b>It is not every day that one of the world's largest technology companies announces a new CEO.</b><p>So when Google announced that Sundar Pichai was taking the reins on Monday, his promotion gained thousands of column inches worldwide - not least of all in his native India.<p>The Hindu newspaper called the …

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5 film techniques J.J. Abrams will use to showcase his Star Wars universe

One of the great pleasures of the new <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> trailer is seeing a new director inject his own flourishes into an already visually distinctive series. The <i>Star Wars</i> visual catalog has a few staples that have stayed consistent throughout the series: think transitional wipes and …

Shocking Or Intriguing? NASA Challenges Physics, To Build Faster-Than-Light Spaceship ‘Warp Drive’

NASA scientist Harold White has stunned the world with his announcement that he and his team has begun work on the development of a faster-than-light …

Why are people excited about a mission to Jupiter’s moon? One word: Life

<i>Watch the video above: A NASA astrobiologist explains why Europa holds such promise for life.</i><p><i>Editor’s note: A previous version of this post listed</i> …

9 Swift Resources for iOS 8 Developers

If you're interested in Apple's new programming language announced at WWDC, there are a variety of resources available online now. Here are nine …

AAPL! AAPL! AAPL! Buy! Buy! Buy!

Sell the house. Sell the car. Sell the kids. Take every penny you own and invest it in Apple stock, because the company is about to go gangbusters.<p>The big news from yesterday’s earth-shattering earnings call is that this is a company that is <i>extremely</i> confident about its financial future.<p>Apple has …

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Former Apple CEO John Sculley: Forcing Steve Jobs Out Was a 'Mistake'

Former Apple CEO John Sculley states that he now regrets his decision to remove Steve Jobs from the company in 1985 and that the move to force the co-founder out was a "mistake," according to a new report from the <i>Times of India</i>.<p>Steve Jobs (left) and John Sculley (right) in 1984<p>Sculley, who recently …

The Ultimate Guide to Solving iPhone Battery Drain

I worked on the Genius Bar for almost two years, and the most difficult issue to solve was short iPhone battery life. It was extremely difficult to …

The iPhone 6 Has Been Rendered Based Upon Leaked Schematics, And It’s Beautiful [Gallery]

Based upon leaked schematics discovered by Macotakara of the forthcoming 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch variants of the iPhone 6, Nowherelse teamed up with concept designer extraordinaire Martin Hajek to create what may be the most plausible look at what Jony Ive’s next iPhone design would look like yet.<p>All …

The iTie Concept: Wearable Computing For Suits

Pop quiz:<p>Is the iTie<p>a) A derogatory term used by older English people to insult Italians?<br>b) An electronic collar which uses a tie as a flexible screen – kind of like an iPhone, only a tie?<br>c) All of the above?<p>The answer is of course c), and we have the pictures to prove it.<p>The iTie is an absurd …

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Front Panel of the Purported iPhone 6 Leaked, Shows A Bigger Screen

iPhone 6 related rumors are slowly picking up their pace, although it’s still a long way to go as Apple usually updates its iPhone in …

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Awesome ‘iPro’ Concept: If the iMac had Mac Pro’s baby, this is what it would look like

Apple asking Indian government to relax FDI regulations to allow Apple Stores

Apple is attempting to open its own stores in India, as reported by the Business Standard. However, India has regulations that require companies to source 30% of its components from Indian companies. Apple is requesting that this restriction be relaxed so that it can set up stores legally…<p>According …

These Are The Fabulous Rides Of Sir Jony Ive

Today, Apple designer Jony Ive turns 47. One of the threads of his incredible career has been a passion for hot wheels. Before going on to become one of the world’s most famous designers, Jony Ive went to London’s Central Saint Martins Art School fueled by an early passion to design cars. …

Kyocera takes a stab at the future with quirky concept devices

From transparent smartphones to foldable tablets, Kyocera showcased some of its future tech at MWC.<p>BARCELONA, Spain -- In the future, the world will be full of wearables and smartphones that can bend whatever way you want -- at least, that's what Kyocera imagines it will be.<p>At MWC this year, the …

Goophone wastes no time launching a Galaxy S5 lookalike

While the device doesn't match the spec of Samsung's new Galaxy S5, it looks essentially the same and retails for $300.<p>Goophone, a company that has made a name for itself by building smartphone lookalikes, is at it again.<p>Just days after Samsung unveiled the<p>Galaxy S5, Goophone has launched a …

Smartwatches don't have to be ugly and this concept is proof

It's safe to say that in 2014, we're not short of smartwatches. But how many do you actually want to wear? That's a question that manufacturers are finally starting to ask themselves. It's also a question that Creoir -- who designs products for brands like Nokia and Jolla -- is trying to answer …

Wishful thinking: Why it’d be nice if Apple created a line of Ive-designed office technology products

I have a number of friends who can’t understand why I pay what they refer to as ‘the Apple tax’: the premium paid for Apple products over alternatives that offer much the same functionality.<p>I can argue about the functionality, of course. The usability, stability and (usually!) security of OS X are …

Sony shows off its SmartEyeglass concept at MWC 2014

At MWC 2014 Sony is showing off its own answer to Google Glass, or at least a prototype of it. The Sony SmartEyeglass concept is a wearable device that has a design that’s a bit more ‘traditional’ looking than than Google Glass. Whether you consider it more or less attractive is probably a matter …

Samsung Lies Again: 16GB Galaxy S5 Only Has 7.86GB Usable Storage

When you buy a 16GB iPhone 5c, you get 12.60GB of storage space left over after taking into account iOS 7’s default install size. Comparatively, the Samsung Galaxy S4 was the worst bang for the buck, storage-wise, in smartphones: a paltry 8.56GB of internal space was available to the user to store …

MWC 2014: HTC Unveils Mid-Range Smartphones Desire 816 and 610

We knew we wouldn’t be seeing the successor to the HTC One at MWC 2014,with HTC opting instead to unveil a pair of mid-range devices, the HTC Desire …

Tim Cook Honors Steve Jobs' 59th Birthday: 'Details Matter, It's Worth Waiting to Get It Right'

Today marks what would have been Steve Jobs' 59th birthday, and Apple fans around the world are once again remembering the Apple co-founder and CEO more than two years after his death.<p>Apple CEO Tim Cook is unsurprisingly one of those remembering Jobs today, and Cook has acknowledged the day in a …

19th century lithographer Charles...

19th century lithographer Charles Joseph Hullmandel transformed the alphabet into a series of sweeping landscapes.

Would You Buy a Computer From These People? – Apple Employee Badges From 1984

- Feb 13, 2014<p>Former Apple employee Scott Knaster recently posted a photo of old Apple employee badges. firing our nostalgia for the ’80s, and …

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Apple interview details: 7,899 interview questions and 6,460 interview reviews posted anonymously by Apple interview candidates.

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