C S Ashwin

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Samsung 'to launch round smartwatch alongside Galaxy Note 5'

Samsung's circular smartwatch has been delayed until the second half of the year, according to reports<p>Samsung has reportedly pushed back the launch of its round smartwatch, believed to be called the Gear A, to let the hype over the Apple Watch die down.<p>The Gear A is now expected to launch in the …

Wearable Tech

Why Water Markets Might Work In California

When Australia suffered a drought in the 2000s, it set up markets to trade water rights. NPR's Linda Wertheimer asks McKenzie Funk whether water markets could help California.<p>Transcript<p>LINDA WERTHEIMER, HOST:<p>California is struggling to divide up and conserve a precious resource - water. Recently, …

Snorkeling

TIDAL CEO Andy Chen Has Stepped Down

JAY Z’s music streaming site TIDAL is still afloat in recent news as CEO Andy Chen leaves and steps<p>JAY Z’s music streaming site TIDAL is still afloat in recent news as CEO Andy Chen leaves and steps down from his title with Aspiro Group, the company that JAY Z recently acquired for TIDAL and WiMP. …

Music Streaming

Kendrick Lamar’s ‘To Pimp a Butterfly’ Is Now Officially Gold-Certified

It’s a good day for Kendrick Lamar as his critically-acclaimed album To Pimp a Butterfly has<p>It’s a good day for Kendrick Lamar as his critically-acclaimed album <i>To Pimp a Butterfly</i> has officially become gold. The Compton rapper’s second major label release currently sits at number seven on the …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Building A Better Version Of Capitalism Is A Massive Startup Opportunity

Why, on a philosophical level, has Facebook been so staggeringly successful? A startup that swelled into a multi billion dollar revenue generating business in a relatively short span of years, one which continues to attract billions of users every month?<p>According to writer and philosopher Alain de …

National Geographic Travel

Travel

Samsung Gears Up For The Galaxy S5, But Does It Get Lifestyle Computing?

The rumors are flying thick and fast around the Samsung Galaxy S5, with a possible launch date in January now mooted, which would mean accelerating Samsung’s already warp-speed innovation and underline its paranoia about being left behind by Apple.<p>Will the S5 have fingerprint security? Probably …

Samsung Busted Boosting International Galaxy S4 Benchmarks

Powered by a new Exynos 5 Octa system on a chip, the international version of Samsung’s Galaxy S4 boasts some impressive benchmarks — a graphical …

Galaxy S4

13 Gorgeous Mountain Retreats Around the World

Mountains aren’t just for wintertime skiing. This summer, check out these high-altitude resorts instead.<p>Oyster