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Hey AT&T Customers: It May Be Time to Give Up Your Unlimited Data Plan

Wireless carriers may continue to offer unlimited data plans, but they're not the great deal they once were.<p>Almost half of all AT&T mobile customers …

11 Powerful Ways to Fix Bad Body Language | Inc.com

What we say and how we say it is incredibly important for communicating with others. But while most of us think of the more obvious, verbal component of what we say when communicating with others, it's easy to forget the 60 percent to 90 percent of our communication that is nonverbal. This is a …

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Japan Is Building The Fastest Train On Earth

Japan is launching a new super-fast train, the JR Tokai.<p>The Wall Street Journal reports that the new train will be able to carry commuters from Tokyo to Nagoya at blinding speeds of 300 mph thanks to magnetic levitation technology. The plan was approved on Friday by the Japanese government, The …

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Sugary drinks warning signs change habits of US teens

<b>Signs warning shoppers how much exercise they need to do to burn off calories in sugary drinks can encourage healthier choices, US research suggests.</b><p>A study of teenagers' purchasing habits found they bought fewer sugary drinks and more water when the signs were up.<p>The most effective sign said it …

Audi's atmospheric rise: Will it continue?

Car buffs love to debate which luxury brand is most prestigious in the cosmos of three-pointed stars, prancing horses and airplane propellers, the …

What Recruiters Look At During The 6 Seconds They Spend On Your Resume

Although we may never know why we didn't get chosen for a job interview, a recent study is shedding some light on recruiters' decision-making behavior. According to TheLadders research, recruiters spend an average of "six seconds before they make the initial 'fit or no fit' decision" on …

You’re doing your shopping all wrong

Americans tend to do most of their shopping during just a couple days of the week — and that’s a big mistake if they want to save money.<p>The amount of …

Skip College and Forfeit $800,000, Fed Study Says

Over a lifetime, the average U.S. college graduate will earn at least $800,000 more than the average high school graduate, a study published Monday by the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco shows.<p>That's after accounting for the high cost of college tuition and the four years of wages lost during …

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Debt Crisis Really Hitting These Students Hard

Education loans are straining millions of students' finances, and it is a hot-button topic on college campuses across the country. But if you look at who is really borrowing heavily, it's the graduate students.<p>When Nicole Armbrust decided to earn a master's degree in social work, she wasn't …

Searchers dispute company's claim that it may have found aircraft wreckage

A private company declared that it has found what it believes is wreckage of a plane in the ocean, but leaders of the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 are dismissing the claim.<p>The reasons for the skepticism are obvious -- the site where GeoResonance says it found the wreckage, in …

Report: Magic Johnson Is Positioning Himself To Buy The Clippers

"Magic's absolutely interested," one source close to Johnson told Wojnarowski.<p>A league official told Yahoo.com "This is 100% Magic's plan."<p>Johnson and the Guggenheim Partners purchased the Los Angeles Dodgers in 2012 for $2 billion, and Wojnarowski notes that they recently made a run at buying the …

iPhone 5 devices with sleep button issue may qualify for an extra $80 trade-in credit at Apple Retail locations

Late Friday afternoon Apple issued a press release stating that some iPhone 5 devices manufactured through March 2013 may have a defect that causes the sleep/wake button to fail. At that time, Apple positioned mail-in repairs as the only remedy for this issue, but we have learned today that there …

Apple admits iPhone 5 manufacturing flaw, launches sleep button replacement program

iPhone 5 owners experiencing issues with their device’s sleep button can now get a free replacement from Apple.<p>Apple yesterday launched the iPhone 5 sleep/wake button replacement program. The Cupertino, Calif.-based tech giant admitted that a “small percentage” of iPhone 5 models have faulty sleep …

Apple earnings: $46B in revenue, 43 million iPhones sold

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Credit: Flickr/Hakan Dahlstrom<p>Apple had a very good second quarter. The company reported earnings Wednesday that surpassed both …

Drowning simulator uses terror to promote life jackets

The film that plays when you visit interactive life jacket awareness website Sortie En Mer begins optimistically. You watch from the first-person perspective of a man sailing on a calm, blue ocean. Your friend, coming up from below deck, notes the beautiful weather. You ask him to take the wheel, …

iPhone 6 renders based on recent case leaks show off rumored edge-to-edge screen

Nowhereelse.fr has commissioned designer Martin Hajek to mockup the iPhone 6, using the most recent leaks about the upcoming device.<p>The renders, shown above, use the supposed iPhone cases pictured on Wednesday and leaked schematics from late March to envisage the look of the future iPhone. …

The First Emoticon May Have Appeared in ... 1648

The discovery would push back the pre-history of the emoticon by (at least) 200 years.<p>A dedicated poetry reader appears to have discovered a smiley face in a poem from 1648, a find that would extend the pre-history of the emoticon back by about 200 years.<p>Editor Levi Stahl, publicity manager for the …

How Many Jobs Does Fracking Really Create?

Frack­ing cre­ates jobs.<p>That’s the linch­pin of the oil and gas in­dustry ar­gu­ment for per­mit­ting the con­tro­ver­sial drilling prac­tice. And …

Mother Takes Adorable Portraits of Her 10-Month-Old Baby and Their Rescue Dog

Not since Tokyo-based mother Aya Sakai's photos of her son and their French Bulldog, have I seen such a cute pairing like this! Meet Zoey and Jasper. Lifestyle photographer Grace Chon recently turned the camera on her 10-month-old Chinese-Korean baby Jasper and their 7-year-old rescue dog Zoey, …

Report: Amazon smartphone to debut in second half of year

SAN MATEO, Calif. — Amazon.com is ready to join the smartphone wars with Apple, Samsung Electronics and others in the second half of this year, with a new handset of its own.<p>The e-commerce powerhouse has been demonstrating versions of the phone to developers in its hometown Seattle and San …

'Gospel of Jesus' Wife' Papyrus Is Ancient, Not Fake, Scientists And Scholars Say

An ancient, business-card-sized papyrus fragment that appears to quote Jesus Christ discussing his wife is real, Harvard University announced Thursday. The fragment caused international uproar when it was revealed by a Harvard historian in September 2012, with prominent academics and the Vatican …

A new mathematical model can cut jet-lagged time in half, study says

Looking for a jet-lag cure? A new mathematical model may help you overcome jet lag faster than anyone thought possible.<p>And scientists need your help to test it out.<p>A research team from the<p>University of MichiganandYale Universityhas released a free iPhone app that loads a complex, jet-lag conquering …

72% of Americans Won’t Wear Google Glass Because of Privacy Worries

It’s not Google Glass’ nerdy aesthetics, somewhat douchey reputation or lofty price tag that will prevent a whopping 72 percent of Americans from …

'Moto X + 1' = Motorola's next Android phone?

The kids, they just love the algebra these days. At least that's what the marketing folks at Motorola seem to be thinking if the latest from online leak-master @evleaks is to be believed.<p>Late Saturday, the notorious (and often accurate) Twitter account tweeted what appears to be a leaked logo for …

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Here's another peek at Google's build-your-own-smartphone project

Project Ara has only exploded in prominence since Google unloaded Motorola earlier this year, and now we're getting yet another peek at the work in progress. The Phonebloks team just released a video showing off the progress Google and its partners have made on those modular smartphones, and things …

Dark chocolate ingredient may prevent obesity, diabetes, study shows

Snacking on unprocessed dark chocolate may help reduce a person’s risk of obesity and diabetes, Medical Daily reported.<p>Dark chocolate is rich in flavonols, a type of antioxidant shown to improve cardiovascular health by lowering blood pressure and improving blood flow. In order to determine whether …