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How your DNA influences your sex life

Your DNA doesn't determine when you lose your virginity, but it may play a larger role in the matter than scientists had thought.<p>A new study identifies 38 specific places in the human genome that appear to be associated with the age at which people first had sex. These spots affect a range of …

Entanglement: Gravity's long-distance connection

When Albert Einstein scoffed at a “spooky” long-distance connection between particles, he wasn’t thinking about his general theory of …

The Next Big Tech Revolution Will Be In Your Ear

Experts in UX, AI, and product design weigh in on the next big modality in computing.<p>“I wish I could touch you,” Theodore says, laying in bed. He’s met with silence. Rejection. Until she speaks up, tentatively. “How would you touch me?”<p>It’s a famously poignant scene from the movie <i>Her</i>, as the …

Enable The Hidden iOS Emoticon Keyboard On iPhone Or iPad, Here's How

Everyone seems to love good emoticon, and judging by the number of third-party keyboards based on them in the App Store, users like new and …

How to decrease 'Other' storage on iPhone or iPad

The infamous ‘Other’ storage section displayed in iTunes after connecting an iPhone, iPod touch or iPad to a computer is definitely one of the pain …

The 11 most beautiful apps of the year

We think the most beautiful apps of the year use color creatively, simplify otherwise annoying experiences, and spark our imaginations with stunning game environments. They feature a strong attention to detail, along with a smart overall design that matches the function and feel of the app.<p>These …

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Top 10 Favorite Projects of 2015

PDF versionGreetings from our cabin! We are taking some family time, building snow forts and making soup on the wood stove, playing lots of board …

The Mind and the Brain: Neuroplasticity and the Power of Mental Force

Read an Excerpt<p>Chapter One<p>The Matter of Mind<p>Nature in her unfathomable designs has mixed us of clay and flame, of brain and mind, that the two things …

62 OS X El Capitan tips and tricks

Master OS X El Capitan<p>OS X El Capitan is the latest release of OS X and betters OS X Yosemite by introducing additional features and cleaning up some …

8 Fascinating Things We Learned About The Mind In 2015

Memory erasing is just the beginning.<p>As the New Horizons spacecraft made its historic flight to Pluto and some scientists explored the far reaches of our solar system, others were making some incredible advances in their exploration of the inner workings of the mind.<p>Studies published this year shed …

Homemade Cannellini Bean Hummus! - Rustic As F#%K

6 Far-Out Tech Innovations to Watch

Small business will change dramatically in 20 to 30 years. Will you be ready?<p>In the future, small business will change beyond recognition. One of the main drivers for this shift? The one we already know about today: advances in technology. In the past 13 years writing about small business, I've …

What is a Wormhole and Will Wormhole Travel Ever be Possible?

Science fiction’s favorite method for exploring the universe, most recently in the movie Interstellar, won't be easy.<p>As a curious species, humans have long dreamed of traveling to the farthest depths of space. That's the major theme of the upcoming science fiction epic <i>Interstellar</i>, which will take …

10 extraordinary destinations you have probably never heard of

Textastic Code Editor For iPad 5.0 Brings iOS 7 Redesign And Other Improvements

Textastic Code Editor for iPad has just been updated to version 5.0.<p>Textastic received its previous update a day before the launch of iOS 7 in …

The British amateur who debunked the mathematics of happiness

Nick Brown does not look like your average student. He's 53 for a start and at 6ft 4in with a bushy moustache and an expression that jackknifes between sceptical and alarmed, he is reminiscent of a mid-period John Cleese. He can even sound a bit like the great comedian when he embarks on an …

6 Types of Light Every Photographer Should Be Prepared For

Light is one of the most important elements in any photograph. Whether a grand landscape or an intimate portrait, light can make or break an image. …