Charles Yang

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Yes, this is dog: No More Woof aims to translate canine thoughts into human speech

Head over to Indiegogo today and you'll find a particularly wacky (and risky) project bidding for your investment. It's a device that goes by the name of No More Woof, which admittedly sounds like it does horrible things to dogs' vocal cords, but which actually promises something very different. …

FDA orders 23andMe to stop selling DNA-testing kits pending approval

For more than five years, 23andMe has sent out personalized DNA test kits, offering consumers hundreds of clinical reports on their genetic risk for everything from diabetes to prostate cancer. Its mission to educate customers about their health and ancestry appears to have been dealt a blow, …

The Anatomy of Manscaping - Ape to Gentleman

Manscaping, may or may not have made the English Oxford Dictionary. Either way, it’s a term on the rise as more Apes reach for those body groomers …

How to Be Charismatic | The Art of Manliness

According to Olivia Fox Cabane, author of <i>The Charisma Myth</i>, there are three components to charisma: Presence, Power, and Warmth. Last week we talked …

How to Be More Charismatic | The Art of Manliness

Are you a senior in high school running for Student Council President?<p>Are you an entrepreneur looking to make a successful pitch and attract …

How to Be a Good Neighbor | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post by</i> <i>John Corcoran</i><i>.</i><p>A new family moved in next door to me a few weeks ago, but to my 3-year-old son, you would have …

The Surprising Thing Sabotaging Your Weight Loss

It'll destroy your diet and your waistline. Here's the simple way to avoid it<p>Willpower alone won't save your diet. Deadlines at work or stress at home makes it difficult to avoid even the smallest temptation, according to Dartmouth researchers.<p>In the study, 31 chronic dieters watched a movie clip, …

5 Crazy Ways Hot Women Trick You

How a beautiful babe can speed up time, deplete your bank account, and more<p>Time flies when you’re babbling with babes. After talking with a woman, men estimated the conversation to be nearly 3.5 minutes briefer if she was attractive, according to a Canadian study. Guys also recalled more discussion …

'BatKid' saves San Francisco, takes over the internet

Twitter is awash in the tweets following the superheroics of a lone hero in San Francisco know only as the "BatKid." BatKid happens to be a five year old named Miles, who suffers from acute lymphoblastic leukemia. After his parents wrote to the Make-A-Wish Foundation about Miles' wish to become …

Researchers smash through quantum computer storage record

Storage record leaps from two seconds to thirty-nine minutes<p>Researchers have broken through a major barrier on the road to building powerful quantum computers. Current quantum computers struggle to store data when they aren’t frozen to incredibly cold temperatures — a state that’s quite impractical …

The Spine

Every year about a quarter of a million people suffer a spinal-cord injury. The consequences of such an injury can be devastating, with lifelong …

Photons detected without being destroyed

Technique holds promise for quantum networks.<p>One of the cornerstones of quantum theory is the principle that you cannot measure any property of an …