Ansol San

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How Companies Trick You into Thinking You’re Buying a Premium Product

Even as middle class consumers are tightening their budgets, companies are finding ways to tout “everyday luxury” products—from food to shampoo—that …

Emad Dirt Rider Electric Skateboard

Most skateboards — and certainly most electric skateboards — are designed for use on the smooth, man-made trails we like to call sidewalks and roads. …

Skateboarding

Small House / Unemori Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The small house which the married couple and their child live stands at the densely populated area in …

Incredible colorized historical photos

Abandoned boy holding a stuffed toy animal. London 1945<p>Hindenburg Disaster – May 6, 1937<p>Japanese Archers circa 1860<p>View from Capitol in Nashville, …

Articles about 11 creative uses ladders on Dwell.com - Dwell

Stephen Shoup is the kind of person to see potential in things that others might miss.<p>The popular myth claims that cats have nine lives—well, what about a well-worn plank of...<p>Want to add a pop of color to your kitchen backsplash or redesign your shower with a cool pattern? Well, we have a solution …

6 Ways to Find Real Happiness

Oculus Rift 4K in development

<b>Oculus VR CEO Brendan Iribe has said in a summit address that the company is already looking ahead to a 4K display, Polygon has reported.</b><p>Oculus VR …

Alibaba Aims To Overtake Walmart In 2016

Chinese e-commerce juggernaut Alibaba, whose transactions on its e-commerce platforms have topped that of Amazon and eBay combined, is now expecting to overtake Walmart in 2016 as the world’s biggest retail firm.<p>Alibaba CEO Jonathan Lu told Reuters that the company is aiming to nearly triple the …

A Camera Lens and a Smartphone Hook Up. Hilarity Ensues.

If you can’t beat ’em, join ’em: That seems to be Sony’s motto with its newest digital-imaging product, a camera that looks like a lens and …

Sonos announces the Play:1, its most affordable wireless speaker yet

The wireless audio pioneer makes a strong play into the $199 speaker market<p>Sonos has been selling its wireless speaker system for the home for years, but generally, its products have been out of the reach of many consumers just looking for an easy way to listen to the music on their phones or …

Higgs boson scientists awarded Nobel Prize in physics

Drs. Peter Higgs and François Englert share award for theoretical work on the 'God particle'<p>Drs. Peter Higgs and François Englert have been awarded the Nobel Prize in physics for their work in identifying and discovering the Higgs boson, the so-called "God particle" that could explain how the …

Why U.S. Health Care Is Obscenely Expensive, In 12 Charts

The U.S. leads the world in health care spending, but we don't live very long, and going to the doctor is so expensive that we don't do it very often. So where is the money going?<p>Not toward obesity-related diseases or unnecessary tests and treatments, as the writer John Green pointed out in a …

The Edgertronic is a New High-Speed Video Camera That Captures Up to 17,791 FPS

I think everyone will agree that both high-speed photography and videography are amazing to look at. Seeing how individual drops from a splash of …

Bill Gates admits Control-Alt-Delete was a mistake, blames IBM

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has finally admitted that forcing users to press the Control-Alt-Delete key combination to log into a PC was a mistake. In an interview at a Harvard fundraising campaign, Gates discusses his early days building Microsoft and the all-important Control-Alt-Delete …

25 Ways You Can Improve Your Photography Today

<b>FACT:</b> You can have the most expensive camera in the world but if you don’t know how to use it to its fullest potential, then nothing you do will …

BlackBerry postpones launch of BBM for iOS and Android

BlackBerry's big rollout of BBM for iOS and Android was due to start today, with the Android version planned to be available earlier this morning. Unfortunately, the app never made it to the Google Play Store, leaving those who've been waiting for it to arrive in the dark as to where it might be. …

States With The Most Zombie Homes

There are more than 770,000 homes in foreclosure in the U.S. According to the latest data provided by RealtyTrac, roughly one in five of these, over …

Why a 26-year-old analyst has managed to rattle Wall Street

On Sept. 9, Reuters reported that Kevin Kaiser of Hedgeye Risk Management had sent shares of Kinder Morgan, North America’s third largest energy company, reeling 6%. Kaiser had emailed clients advising them to short the stock (i.e., bet it would fall). The following day, Kaiser published a full …

Kinder Morgan

Launching a hardware startup? 3 lessons that will save you

“Starting a venture is hard — actually, if people knew how hard, they wouldn’t do it — but starting a hardware venture is three times as hard,” said angel investor and Txtr CEO Christophe Maire at the second Hardware Berlin event held at The WYE.<p>The audience of founders, engineers and makers …

Power Your Portfolio With The Mass Index

The majority of technical tools that I use in my analysis and discuss in my trading lessons are ones that I have used for decades or are strategies that have evolved over the years. I was fortunate in the early 1980s to have access to CompuTrac, which included the majority of today’s most …

Mobify – Digital Experience Platform

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6 ways to delete yourself from the internet

If you're reading this, it's highly likely your personal information is available to the public. And by "public" I mean everyone everywhere. To drive home this point, I give you exhibit A: Earlier this week, Facebook came under fire when it was revealed that the data of more than 50 million …

Internet

9 In 10 New Drugs Are No More Effective Than The Old Ones

Medical ethics researchers say the time has come for fundamental reforms at the FDA, which has gotten too cozy with industry. The result? Not enough innovation and more risk for consumers.<p>A few sobering facts about the drug industry. Only one in 10 products approved by the Food and Drug …

Microsoft explains 3D printing standards in Windows 8.1 (video)

Whether you're looking to print an Aston Martin or a birdhouse, Microsoft promises you'll be able to do it more easily with Windows 8.1. Redmond is looking to iron out the wrinkles currently associated with 3D printing -- like metadata loss during exporting and limited communication between apps …

How Social Media Can Affect Your Divorce

Every so often a topic arises which isn’t, strictly speaking, in the financial realm I usually discuss, but nevertheless has important implications for women going through financially complex divorces. Social media is one of those topics. In my practice as a Divorce Financial Strategist™, I am …

Study Finds Major Savings Through Household 3-D Printing

Though 3-D printing may still be a long way from the Star Trek replicator that can create any object on demand, a new study has found that a …