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A tiny island might have the world's first 5G network, whatever that is

Wikimedia<p>As we have discussed in the past, a number of companies are rushing their 5G technology without any idea what 5G means nor the ability to currently provide solid 4G speeds. Some are even marketing that they currently offer 5G speeds when they are barely able to offer 4G speeds, if that. …

Isle of Man

From Chernobyl to Rwanda: horrific 'dark tourism' hotspots – in pictures

Earthquake tours in China, Nazi massacre villages in France and genocide memorials from Rwanda to Cambodia ... Ambroise Tézenas’s unsettling images show the people drawn to honeypot dark tourism sites around the world<p>I was here, published by Dewi Lewis, is out now

Scientists Achieve Direct Brain-To-Brain Communication Between Humans

Telepathy is the stuff of science fiction. But what if the dystopian futurists were on to something? What if our brains could directly interact with each other, bypassing the need for language? The idea isn't quite so far fetched, according to a recent University of Washington study in which …

Love reading but don’t have the time? Stop making excuses

Reading a good book is a deep immersive pleasure that can open the mind. Our rush for instant digital gratification shouldn’t kill this<p>The revelation that the French culture minister, Fleur Pellerin, had not read any of Nobel prizewinner Patrick Modiano’s novels, and in fact does not do much …

What Experts Want You To Know About Turbulence

Turbulence is, in our opinion, the hands-down scariest part of flying -- and yet we’ve always heard it’s nothing to worry about.<p>But when the plane bumps hard enough to send potato chips soaring like miniature eagles, isn’t <i>something</i> wrong? What IS turbulence, anyway?!<p>Answer: it's random.<p>“Turbulence …

10 Ways Introverts Interact Differently With The World

Introverts and extraverts may seem the same on the surface, but if you look at the way they respond to life's everyday occurrences, differences begin to emerge.<p>Last month, for example, Science of Us writer Melissa Dahl reported on findings from psychologist Brian Little's latest book on personality …

Surreal Collages by Eugenia Loli | Colossal

<p>Collage artist Eugenia Loli uses photography scanned from vintage magazines and science publications to create bizarre visual narratives that borrow …

扼殺創意的11種不良習慣 革除惡習就趁現在 | T客邦 - 我只推薦好東西

原來不是真的!神乎其技的迷你模型造景 » ㄇㄞˋ點子

這種場景我們都不陌生,大堆黑色塑膠袋伴隨一股乾燥而難以言喻的氣味,塑膠袋裡頭甚至可能裝有各種不能說的秘密,不過對於日本情境師荒木智來說,最大的秘密就是這些東西統統都是他親手做的縮小版模型啦!<p>以手指當比例示範,由於其他細節做得太逼真,乍看之下反而以為是錯位照或者後製合成,可見他的製作技巧真的很好!<p>荒木 …

How Travel Taught Me to Live With Less

In America, we're taught to be consumers. We <i>need</i> new toys, more clothes, extra electronic devices, flashier cars, and bigger TVs.<p>Bigger. Faster. More.<p>We collect and build up this mountain of stuff that consumes our lives. This stuff that we worked so hard to attain eventually becomes burdens in our …

Waiting

Project info<p>Young Russian couples, inhabitants of Saint-Petersburg and Moscow, are sleeping in their bedrooms early in the morning, the time when people don’t really care about their appearance, being natural. They are preparing to become parents in few months, and the project investigates not only …

Russia

Fan Ho's Photos Of Hong Kong In The Fifties Will Make You Nostalgic For An Era Long Gone

Photographer, actor and director Fan Ho began photographing Hong Kong as a student in the early 1950s. The dramatic black-and-white images he captured of life in the bustling metropolis in the two decades that followed are a striking testament to the changes of the era. His nostalgic shots of …

Nadav Kander: Dust – in pictures

Highlights from the London-based photographer’s haunting series of images of the ruins of a Soviet nuclear test site<p>Sean O’Hagan reviews Nadav Kander

實現手機、電腦同步複製貼上! Pushbullet 驚奇新功能

「 Pushbullet 」雖然看似一個簡單的內容「推播」工具,但卻滿足了這個新時代裡每個人跨多裝置工作時,所需要的「另外一種同步」方式。<p>如果說 Dropbox、 Google、 Evernote 設想的情境是我們會在不同情境轉換不同的裝置工作,所以他們同步你的工作資料庫,讓你在電腦上進行的工作,之 …

「反」臉書現象 美國社區居民改用私密社群Nextdoor | T客邦 - 我只推薦好東西

在 Facebook、LinkedIn、Twitter這些早已佔有市場的社群應用之下,專門用來與鄉里鄰居進行社群的應用服務「Nextdoor」顯得沒有那麼吸引人。它的注冊過程繁瑣,使用者需要提供家庭住址,證明自己屬於這一社區範圍,而社區內發布的消息,僅僅只有這個社區的居民可以看到。<p>但,這個「沒有那麼 …

Flowers of the Levant ( Damascus 1900) Artist : Herbert Gustave Schmalz-Carmichael Posted by Humam #Painting #Art

Can I Orgasm in My Sleep (If I Haven't Had One Awake)?

<b>Click here to submit your own advice question to Em & Lo.</b><p><i>Dear Em & Lo,</i><p>It's recently come to my attention that women can have orgasms while asleep, similarly to how men can have wet dreams. I was wondering: is it possible to have them before you've had an orgasm? As a 19-year old, I sometimes get …

Some Readers Have Already Guessed the Ending to 'Game of Thrones,' Says George R.R. Martin

Author George R.R. Martin still has two books to write in his "A Song of Ice and Fire" series -- the novels on which hit HBO show "Game of Thrones" is based -- but according to the writer, some eagle-eyed fans of the existing books have already pieced together how the whole series will end.<p>During a …

政府宣傳片的變質 - 由家長式恐嚇到黑社會式要脅 | 輔仁文誌

(原載於:膠登時報)<p>相信大家都看過特區政府最新的政改宣傳片,片中先播放示威抗爭片段,再配上純黑背景,白色大字的畫面,旁白煞有介事地說「有票,真係唔要」?如像過年時節各商店老闆面對運桔金毛青年的溫馨提示:「有利是,真係唔比?」<p>這種略帶恐嚇成份的廣告手法,其實並非特區政府首創。在討論區時有一些懷舊帖子(對,又是在懷念港英年代),偶而會有人提到八、九十年代的政府宣傳片,也是相當恐怖,好比鬼片,甚至有人戲言製作人員是否參考過驚悚片橋段。我精選了一部份的短片,和大家重溫回味一下:<p><b>經典政府廣告 – 疏忽照顧兒童</b><p>若果將港英政府的宣傳片比作鬼片,那麼這套「疏忽照顧兒童」就是宣傳片中的《閃靈》,什麼《貞子》《見 …

Four Steps to Planning a Volunteer Vacation

If you love to travel, meet new people and experience different cultures, volunteer vacations are a great way to see the world. I've volunteered in the Canary Islands, Mexico and Jamaica. So, when I visited Thailand recently, I stopped by the local orphanage to check out a volunteer opportunity.<p>You …

Chinese City Builds World’s First Rectangular Running Track

Sports officials in Tonghe County in northeastern China’s Heilongjiang province have built the world’s first and only rectangular running track. …

China

jorge miranda miniature paper photo

我們看過一些小人的微距攝影,用很多模型小人與水果、物品、食品做互動,充滿想像力的畫面,就好像童話故事裡讀到的,也像在看一個微縮世界一樣。他們在我們日常生活的某個小角落裡,做著人們同樣都會做的事。很貼近,卻又不一樣。<p>影片製作者Jorge Miranda每天把一些從刊物、報紙剪下來的人像和生活中的一切做 …

Mechanical pencil gets a makeover thanks to 3D printing

What’s in a pencil, they all work alike right? Wrong, especially when it comes to the mechanical variety. Then wood pencils start to look like an archeological find. Avid maker ‘Angry Monk’ took on the challenge of redesigning the mechanical pencil using a Stratasys Objet Eden 500V 3D printer.<p>While …

【訪】生活很重要,慢下來做自己─書籍設計師朱贏椿 » ㄇㄞˋ點子

一棟白色的小樓,一個小天井,秋天落葉,冬天落雪。<br>青苔上,地磚裡,窗台邊,蝸牛,蝴蝶,油菜花共處一室。<br>門口一塊牌,上面靜靜的立著一個「慢」字。<br>生活很重要,慢下來做自己。<p>採訪時間:2014年6月15日<br>採訪地點:深圳<br>採訪人:桃紅小閃電@TOPYS<br>錄音整理:桃紅小閃電lesca丹@TOPYS<br>撰文:桃紅小閃電 …

40歲後才明白的道理:真的不用為工作拼命,這麼做不值得 (40歲,40歲之後也能做的工作清單,40歲女人工作,40歲以後,...) - 職場力 - 心靈成長 - 職場憲上學 - 商業周刊

母親節前夕,一支日本的短片,得到不少迴響,身兼母職的父親在女兒出嫁當天,演奏亡妻最愛的Canon(卡農)。步入老年,手指已經不聽使喚的歐吉桑,利用空檔偷偷學習鋼琴名曲,紀念妻子同時也表達父親對女兒的愛,這支洋蔥短片,不僅賺人熱淚,更是引起不少共鳴。<p><b>實現夢想,35年後開始不嫌晚</b><p>或許您會說:「這只是廣告 …