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You've been charging your smartphone wrong

Do you know how to keep your smartphone's battery healthy?<p>Probably not. In fact, you may have been hastening the death of your phone's battery with your charging habits.<p>Charging to 100%, or overnight? Fully discharging before plugging in? These common practices can shorten the usable life of your …

Tech Trends

Picking Guardiola ahead of Allegri is yet another embarrassment for Fifa

COMMENT: The Catalan only managed to claim the Bundesliga with Bayern last term yet has been shortlisted for World Coach of the Year ahead of the double-winning Juventus boss<p>It has become increasingly difficult to take any Fifa vote seriously - including the one for the Ballon d'Or.<p>From Wesley …

Google Driverless Car Is Stopped by California Police for Going Too Slowly

Police in the Northern California city of Mountain View saw something unusual on the road on Thursday: A car was moving too slowly, causing a traffic backlog.<p>So they pulled over the vehicle and peered inside.<p>It was a self-driving car.<p>Google’s autonomous vehicle project, which has logged 1.2 million …

Why Nitrate-Free Bacon Doesn't Exist

This week bacon and its processed meat comrades were declared carcinogenic by the World Health Organization—a juicy story we tuck into at length in …

Processed Meat

Singer Porsche 911 | GearLuxe | Cars, Porsche, Supercars...

Described by many as the most beautiful car of the 20th century, the Jaguar E-Type's curves and lines look every bit as perfect today as they did …

Top 10 Underappreciated Parks

From vast wilderness to varied history, from swamp to desert, these places should be more famous.<p>From the National Geographic book <i>The 10 Best of Everything—National Parks</i><p>Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon deserve the appreciation they receive, but the National Park System includes nearly 400 units, …

فراری لقب قدرتمندترین برند جهان را به خود اختصاص داد - زومیت

براساس تحقیقات یک موسسه‌ی مالی در لندن، فراری برای دومین سال پیاپی عنوان قدرتمندترین کمپانی جهان را به خود اختصاص داده است. کارخانه‌ی خودروسازی فراری …

A Day in the Life of Brian Flynn of Hybrid Design

<i>Everyone’s days look different and Brian Flynn is proof of that. The San Francisco-based creative heads Hybrid Design with his wife Dora Drimalas</i> …

TED Talks

A World’s First: Suspended Bicycle Roundabout in the Netherlands

Cycling enthusiasts out there, check out the world’s first suspended bicycle roundabout! Designed by <b>Ipv Delft</b> and located between the localities of …

اینستاگرام، با تو بجنگم یا کنار بیایم؟

امیل زولا در سال ۱۹۰۱ گفته است: "به نظر من، شما تا از چیزی عکس نگیرید، نمی‌توانید ادعا کنید که واقعا آن را دیده‌اید." حالا در سال ۲۰۱۳ می‌توان گفت: …

لوگوهای معروف چه منظوری دارند؟

برند چیزی بیش از یک لوگو است. با این حال نشان یک شرکت، کارت ویزیت آن است. خلاصه ای از همه چیز آن (کیفیت محصولات، سطح خدمات، تاریخ شرکت). برای درک …

60 Ingenious Knot Designs From The “Man On Wire”

High-wire artist Philippe Petit’s rigging explained in Why Knot?, his new book on the art of knot tying.<p>When Philippe Petit stepped out on a high-wire illegally strung between the twin towers of the World Trade Center in 1974 and performed his act, his exploit became folkloric. But what the …

Underwater Archaeologist Franck Goddio Finds 1,600-Year-Old City that Vanished 1,200 Years Ago

In the early 1980s, Frenchman Franck Goddio was working in finance. But rather than searching for treasure in spreadsheets, he began looking …

Archaeology

A Rare Peek At The Guidelines That Dictate Google’s Graphic Design

A pair of “Visual Assets Guidelines,” posted by one of the company’s senior graphic designers, outline precisely how Google designers are supposed to sweat the small stuff.<p>In April 2011, Larry Page took the reins as Google’s CEO. He didn’t waste any time getting down to business. On his very first …

پنج (5) سخنرانی به یاد ماندنی مراسم فارغ التحصیلی توسط کارآفرینان و رهبران — ecoman

<b>1.</b> <b>استیو جابز، استنفورد، 2005</b><p>دو سال قبل از آمدن آیفون اصلی، جابز این سخنرانی کلاسیک را ایراد کرد. او سه داستان تعریف کرد. یکی درباره ی وصل کردن نقطه …