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Infographic: Old People Are The New Teenagers

If you’ve ever been working at 3:45 a.m. and wondered how many fellow Americans were up doing the same thing, you can now consult a new data visualization developed by Retale.com.<p>The visualization draws on data from the American Time Use Survey, taken every year by the U.S. Bureau of Labor …

Love for Ligatures

I am a fan of typography, especially modern style compositions heavily inspired by the International Style or Swiss style however as an admirer of …

If Comic Sans ruled the web

The Sydney Morning Herald has used what is arguably the world’s most-maligned font, Comic Sans, on its front page. The move sparked a fair bit of conversation on whether using the font is appropriate for a publication of some 183 years of age. It got Guardian Australia thinking – what would other …

Architizer

China bans Fart and 119 other 'immoral' songs with 'severe punishment' threat

Ministry of culture says songs ‘trumpet obscenity, violence, crime or harm social morality’, and administrators ordered to remove them from websites<p>China has banned 120 “immoral” songs and ordered website administrators to remove them from their sites amid a broadening crackdown on the country’s …

China

9 ways wearables could change health and fitness

With the advent of the smart watch, there’s potential for a lot more innovation in the realm of health and fitness. As more and more customers move to wearables, data collection becomes ever more robust.<p>To find out what could be next for these tech companies, I asked nine entrepreneurs from YEC the …

Apple Watch

The top 8 wearables you can buy right now

Fall is right around the corner and whether you're looking for a fashionable accessory, fitness tracker or productivity wearable to see the season through, you've got plenty of great options. Apple's Watch has finally hit its stride, with a rich app selection and recent software updates, making it …

Behold, the majesty of weird, but beautiful science!

Artist or scientist? Work of art or laboratory machine? The two pairs needn't be exclusive and we've collected a batch of real-world photos to prove it. The artistry in crafting experimental machines to explore the fabric of our world rivals that used to create futuristic movie sets or avant-garde …

FindTheBest Becomes Graphiq, Launches New Visualization Tools For Publishers

Over the past six years, FindTheBest has been rolling out search and comparison shopping tools (18 in all) to cover everything from companies to schools to gadgets to real estate. At this point, founder and CEO Kevin O’Connor said that calling the company FindTheBest no longer makes sense — so it’s …

Data Visualization

Lost resting place of Egyptian queen Nefertiti may have been hidden by Tutankhamun's tomb, archaeologist says

An English archaeologist has suggested that the tomb of Tutankhamun, the most famous of Egypt's pharaohs, is hiding a secret that has eluded researchers since its discovery more than 90 years ago.<p>Dr. Nicholas Reeves of the University of Arizona told the Times of London that he believes he has …

Ancient History