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10 Life Lessons to Excel In Your 30s

A couple weeks ago I turned 30. Leading up to my birthday I wrote a post on what I learned in my 20s.<p>But I did something else. I sent an email out to …

Sheryl Sandberg: Facebook Refused No-Poaching Agreement With Google

The vast collusion between technology companies to prevent poaching and hiring among themselves, thereby limiting fair-market wages for the workers in question, has a new wrinkle today: Facebook refused to play ball, and we have a statement to that effect.<p>A filing widely reported today includes an …

Steve Jobs gave iPhone engineers 'two-week deadline in 2005'

Steve Jobs gave the original iPhone engineers just two weeks to provide a "software vision" for the company in February 2005, threatening to hand the work over to another group inside Apple, according to a former engineer with the company.<p>Speaking to the Wall Street Journal, Greg Christie - who is …

The South Pole Is a Great Place to View Space

The Big Bang radiation discovery happened there—and when you look at Antarctic conditions, you can understand why.<p>The South Pole in winter is a far from ideal spot for humans. The temperature averages -72 degrees Fahrenheit (-58 degrees Celsius), it's dark for six months, and it's as bone dry as …

48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die

A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. The worst hotel in the best place is still going to make retiring after a long day an unfortunate experience. …

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Fly into a visualisation of your brain

Glass Brain is a tool that maps the electrical activity of your brain in realtime, creating a 3D visualisation that you can navigate with a gaming …

SoundCloud embedding comes to Google+, lets you rock out without a pop-up

Hear some amazing new song you've just got to share with your Circles? After introducing a Google+ sign-in, way, way back in May, SoundCloud and Mountain View have teamed up to offer music embedding on the social network. Now you can share a song that's playable directly in Google+, with no need to …

HTC Looks to Robert Downey Jr. to Rehab Its Image

After seeing its fortunes rapidly rise — and then come back down to earth just as fast — Taiwanese phone maker HTC is looking to rebuild its …

The Template World

We are dedicated to collect and provide the best and latest Themes, Blogs, Scripts, and every type of templates from all professional websites in the …

PayPal smartphone app could replace credit cards

PayPal's head of retail services says a payment system that recognises customers by their first name and picture via a mobile phone app will let consumers leave their wallets at home.<p>The PayPal app is being used by retailers in Richmond, London, allowing customers to leave their wallet or purse at …

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13 Places You Should Visit In 2013

We looked at major developments, cultural trends, and global festivals to find the hottest places to travel around the world in 2013.<p>There are vast untouched landscapes that offer incredible outdoor experiences, cities that are experiencing a cultural rebirth, and up-and-coming destinations that …

Mexico City

CUDACasts Episode #6: CUDA on ARM with CUDA 5.5

In CUDACast #5, we saw how to use the new NVIDIA RPM and Debian packages to install the CUDA toolkit, samples, and driver on a supported Linux OS …

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LSTN Headphones Are Built From Wood, And Built For Charity

Wood is more a novelty than a commonplace material in headphones, but if you think about it, it really shouldn’t be. Quite a few instruments involve …

Sony Will Make A "Lens Camera" For Smartphones

Smartphones make for crappy, crappy cameras, but Sony wants to fix it. With a “lens camera”.<p>It’s not the fault of smartphones, per se, that they …

60-inch LG Plasma TV $680, new MacBook Pro $199 off, M*A*S*H: The Complete Series $80

Looking for a barebones big TV? The LG 60PN5300 Plasma HDTV hits a new low of $680 today, making it one of the cheapest sets of its size, let alone …

Apple Acquires Locationary

Apple has recently acquired the Toronto-based Locationary, which is a crowdsourced location data company. Just last year, its CEO Grant Ritchie wrote …

HTC One Mini Vs. HTC One (comparison)

Yesterday we took a brief look at the PR HTC released for the reduced size HTC One Mini. The unit is finally getting official specs and a taste of a …

SONTE Film Q&A: Everything You Need to Know about the Film that Turns Glass into a Shade

High end boutiques and ritzy clubs have long enjoyed glass that goes from see through to opaque at the push of a button. However, this tech has long …

Google Adds Mount Fuji To Street View

Mount Fuji is one of the most iconic symbols of Japan, and considered not just a national treasure, but one of the most beautiful spots on Earth. …

Ubuntu Edge Smartphone Promises 128GB of Storage, Android and Ubuntu, Provided they Can Raise $32,000,000 (video)

We’ll sell you the seat, but you’ll only need the edge. That’s a saying often heard amongst concert and strip club promoters. But it might be an apt …

DewStop Helps Prevent Mold In Your Bathroom

Bathrooms are, of course, a vital necessity of modern life. Where else are you going to get some privacy to read these days? But, being as they’re …

TCL Reveals A 50-Inch 4K TV for $999, But You Still Shouldn't Buy A 4K TV

4K televisions are the cutting edge of TV design. They’re so cutting edge, in fact, that they really don’t have any use for anybody beyond …

Permissions Manager: Tell Your Android Apps What They Can't Do

Finally, you can stick it to Facebook.<p>Android users know all too well the sinking feeling you get when you open an app and there’s a long, long list …

Image of the Day: Ocean High Dive

Microsoft Needs to Speed Things Up With Windows Phone, Says Nokia VP

“We are moving to an absolutely rapid release cycle. Rapid release, rapid release, rapid release.”<p>— Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, June 2013<p>Steve …

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Mobile milestone: 10% of U.S. Starbucks transactions now made with phone

When you step up to the register to pay at the coffee shop, do you reach for cash, a card or your smartphone? In U.S. Starbucks stores, phones are …

Daily Mail Online on Twitter: "One MILLION Catholics gather on Rio's Copacabana beach for evening service with the Pope http://t.co/kHe0fk95r8 http://t.co/AAHO4bHoxx"

Concert Photography Tips from a Nikon Pro

Where visual and audial obsessions overlap, you’ll probably find the concert photographer. This is an extremely exciting type of photography, with …