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A Low-Tech Test Using Only Vinegar Could Save 72,000 Women A Year

A 15-year study has shown that a simple test that uses only a magnifying glass and household products can drastically increase (...)

2013-06-10
A Vaporous Folly Built Of Steel And Architectural Ingenuity

Japanese architect Sou Fujimoto has designed a light and airy pavilion for the 2013 Serpentine Gallery in London. Every summer, (...)

2013-06-10
Social Media Guidance for Mystified Marketers

Dear Bob & Doug:I represent a major athletic apparel company specializing in yoga wear. We sell at dizzyingly high price points (...)

2013-06-10
FlightCar: The Latest Sharing Site In Legal Limbo

Making some cash by renting your car to a stranger while you go on a trip instead of leaving it at the airport probably sounds (...)

2013-06-10
Chill Debuts "Vigilante Diaries" And A New Make-Or-Break Funding Model

The renegade crime-fighter show, created by Kevin Smith sidekick Jason Mewes, Christian Sesma, and Paul Sloan, asks fans to pay (...)

2013-06-10
Infographic: The Evolution of the Superman Logo From 1938 To Now

Over the past 75 years, the Superman symbol been rendered in a wide variety of styles. This new infographic traces their lineage (...)

2013-06-10
A Successful 21st-Century Brand Has To Help Create Meaningful Lives

An enormous study of how consumers around the world interact with brands finds that only the companies that make life better for (...)

2013-06-10
The Ad World’s Best Ideas: 12 Campaigns That Will Win At Cannes

Dumb ways to daily twist while jumping from space. These are the brand creations bound for glory at the ad world’s premier (...)

2013-06-10
Quantum ATM Promises Cash for All Humanity

Normally when you deposit cash into an ATM, an equivalent amount of money goes into your bank account. Not so with the quantum (...)

2013-06-10
Infographic: How To Tell The Difference Between 66 Varieties Of Cheese

Stilton or Roquefort? This chart’s got you covered. With age and maturity must necessarily come more discerning tastes. (...)

2013-06-10
Noom Walk for Android: A social pedometer to get you into ‘quantified self’ without extra hardware

Health and fitness-focused startup Noom has today launched Walk, an Android app that is essentially a ‘social pedometer’ pitched (...)

2013-06-10
Facebook for BlackBerry 10 updated with design tweaks and photo album flourishes

BlackBerry has announced that it has updated the core Facebook for BlackBerry 10 app to version 10.2.0 which brings new photo upload, (...)

2013-06-10
Hillary Clinton Joins Twitter, Has Best Bio Of All Time

Hillary Clinton is now on Twitter--and her new biography is amazing. Former First Lady, ex-Secretary of State, and possible (...)

2013-06-09
Pussy Riot Doc Looks At The Punk Rocking Women Behind the Masks

Everyone knows the name Pussy Riot, but more of the band’s story will be told in a new HBO documentary that reveals the women (...)

2013-06-09
See Apple’s Remarkable Evolution From iOS 6 To iOS 7

How different is Apple’s redesigned mobile OS? Take a look in this side-by-side gallery. Today, Apple gave the world its (...)

2013-06-09
5 Ideas Apple Gleefully Stole From Google, Twitter, And Microsoft

If iOS 7 and OS X Mavericks look a bit familiar, well, there are at least five good reasons for that. Apple lifted them from other (...)

2013-06-10
Finding Hidden Faces In Google Earth’s Landscapes

A design studio in Berlin applied face-tracking technology to Earth’s surface, and found faces staring back. In a neat (...)

2013-06-09
Why Frustrated Apple Developers Need AltWWDC

Couldn’t get into WWDC? You’re not alone. Catching Apple’s exclusionary overflow is the free and open AltWWDC (...)

2013-06-09
Japan Unveils Levitating 300 MPH Train, Powered By Magnets

The maglev train will cost $64 billion to complete, but it will be the first time the technology has been implemented at large (...)

2013-06-09
Join Us To Hear About The Future Of Education

As part of our Futurist Forum, we’re hosting a talk with Institute For The Future Executive Director Marina Gorbis about (...)

2013-06-09
Get An Animation Lesson From A Master With The NFB’s New App

The National Film Board of Canada is at it again, with a new app that puts aspiring animators, or anyone interested in creativity, (...)

2013-06-09
Chances Are You Won’t Finish This Article

According to new data from Chartbeat, online articles rarely get read in full. But that doesn’t stop people from tweeting (...)

2013-06-09
Why Rogue Apple Developers Need AltWWDC

In 2010, tickets to WWDC sold out in eight days. In 2011, tickets sold out in under 12 hours. 2012? Two hours. And this year when (...)

2013-06-09
A Simple Solution For Buying Better Food While You’re Shopping In The Supermarket

Connect & Coach, the winner of the Data Design Diabetes Challenge, helps people make healthier choices to make grocery shopping (...)

2013-06-09
Lessons I Learned from Selling My Web Design Agency

Advertise here with BSAI sold my small web design business so that I could focus on my startup, Informly. If you’re providing (...)

2013-06-09
Stayed offline over the weekend? No worries, catch up on the tech news you missed here

You may have spent the weekend offline scarred by news of PRISM, or simply had a busy weekend and skipped your daily dose of news (...)

2013-06-09
Sean Parker joins $75m NJOY funding round to help take e-cigarettes to the masses

Makers of e-cigarettes NJOY has announced that it has secured $75m of new funding and can now count notable tech investor Sean Parker (...)

2013-06-09
In “Gun Rack,” Invisible Artist Liu Bolin Finds a New Hiding Place

The invisible man takes on a very visible issue. Chinese artist Liu Bolin is known for disappearing into all kinds of landscapes: (...)

2013-06-09
Relentless Monetization: The Moneyball Approach To Fighting Poverty

How an MIT-trained economist is driving one New York nonprofit to find the best value to society for each dollar they give away. (...)

2013-06-09
How MIT Is Hacking Thousands Of Worms To Print Buildings

Leveraging a biological swarm of silkworms, MIT has constructed a beautiful pavilion that questions the very nature of 3-D printing. (...)

2013-06-09
Kiehl’s Enlists Captain America To Prove Real Men Moisturize

The superhero comes to the rescue when Cobra attacks the brand’s flagship store in a limited-edition comic book created by (...)

2013-06-09
This Is What STEM Jobs Really Look Like

We’ve heard a lot about how science, technology, engineering, and math jobs are the key to the future. Well, there are more (...)

2013-06-09
Your Indie, DIY Guide To Creative Book Marketing

Co.Create contributor and novelist Jennifer Miller talks to self-starting writers about their bootstrapped marketing campaigns--and (...)

2013-06-09
Homeless-By-Choice Entrepreneur Is Launching His Startup From The Woods

All an Internet entrepreneur really needs to get started is a laptop, batteries, and decent Wi-Fi. Swedish developer Thomas Backlund (...)

2013-06-09
29 Portraits Showcase The Beauty Of Canadian Moths

An exhibition at the American Museum of Natural History shows that the moth can give the butterfly a run for its money. To most (...)

2013-06-09
Cisco And iRobot Team Up On A Bot That Lets You Remotely Hang Out In The Office

Telepresence robots can make working from home or distant offices more human. And now the Ava 500 might be the best version yet. (...)

2013-06-09
Investigating The Dark Side Of The Internship Economy

ProPublica is crowdsourcing funds to hire their own intern, and then set their new employee on a quest to expose the exploitation (...)

2013-06-09
Why Patent Trolls’ Greatest Threat To Innovation Is Invisible

These monsters gobble up vague patents and extort money from companies trying to make legitimate products. Here’s why that (...)

2013-06-09
3 Motivational Mind Tricks Designed To Power Progress

What building a Lego figurine, frequenting coffee shops, and "deliberate practice" teach us about completing the task at hand--happily. (...)

2013-06-09
A Is For API: The ABCs Of Modern Creativity, Illustrated

Two creatives from the ad world and 26 contemporary artists team up to create an illustrated alphabet of the terms that define (...)

2013-06-09
The States And Cities That Lead (And Lag) In The Cleantech Economy

In short: one state handily beats all the rest. But there are some dark horses that you might not associate with clean energy doing (...)

2013-06-09
Social group tour marketplace TourRadar books funding from ex-Expedia CEO and others

Founded by Australian brothers out of Austria, social travel startup TourRadar is today announcing a ‘strategic round of angel funding’ (...)

2013-06-09
Upcoming global Tech and Media events [Discounts]

Every two weeks, The Next Web helps you keep track of interesting technology events around the globe by bringing you a list of upcoming (...)

2013-06-08
Google is close to ending the speculation and buying Waze for $1.3 billion, according to reports

Google is close to completing a $1.3 billion deal to acquire social mapping firm Waze — finally ending months of speculation about (...)

2013-06-08
Qualcomm to complete second half of its $120 million investment in Sharp by June 24

It’s been almost six months since chip-maker Qualcomm announced a $120 million investment in struggling Japanese tech firm Sharp, (...)

2013-06-08
Gov: PRISM, “authorized by Congress,” is “not an undisclosed collection or data mining program”

The information continues to pour regarding PRISM and the NSA’s larger data acquisition techniques. Earlier today, in the face of (...)

2013-06-07
Video gaga: How technology is transforming live concert bootlegging

“If you put your cameras down you might be able to live in the moment,” chided Ian Brown, frontman of iconic Mancunian indie band (...)

2013-06-07
Google fires back against New York Times allegations of a selective, ‘drop box’ system for user data sharing

After an exposé today in The New York Times placed several large tech companies as having set up secret ‘drop box’ type data (...)

2013-06-07

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