We rarely talk in public about periods, but this is changing with Saturday's first-ever National Period Day. On this day, people in all 50 states are rallying to highlight an invisible problem — period poverty.
An anonymous reader sends this news from El Reg: The U.K.'s National Health Service has ripped the Oracle backbone from a national patient database system and inserted NoSQL running on an open-source stack. Spine2 has gone live following successful redevelopment including redeployment on new,
There were some discrepancies this year between the figures from various firms tracking 2014’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday’s online sales, with IBM reporting only single-digit growth, and others like Adobe and ChannelAdvisor stating Black Friday online sales were up over 20%.
Editor’s Note: Wende Cover joined as the new Director of Media and Communications in June 2011, where her primary focus and role on the promotion of the Internet Society’s vision, mission, and values.In nearly every country in the world, technology plays a major role. Yet,
Not all naps are created equal. Some naps have been shown to rejuvenate where others boost creativity. What's more, when you nap can be as important as how you nap. Here's how to nap like a professional, nap-taking machine. Here's how to nap like you MEAN IT.Read more...
Romania's government declared a three-day period of national mourning beginning Saturday hours after a heavy metal concert at a Bucharest nightclub ended with a tragic fire and stampede, leaving at least 27 people dead and nearly 200 injured.Victor Ponta, Romania's prime minister,
If you ever thought it was difficult to tell the difference between “partly cloudy” and “mostly sunny,” you’re not alone. Established by the National Weather Service (NWS) according to a loose set of rules,
In this feature, we look at some of the virtual risks that could afflict your company, and what you can do to minimise the damage caused when they occur. Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/10/27/it-insurance-its-not-just-about-stolen-computers/
This historical mystery is not a “whodunnit.” It’s more of an “ifdunnit.” In 1908 the emperor of China died a very suspicious death. It took until 2008 for people to know that the person who almost definitely did murder him actually did murder him.Read more...
An undergraduate student from the University of Alberta has uncovered the fossilized remains of an Ornithomimus dinosaur with preserved tail feathers and soft tissue. The remarkable specimen is offering important insights into the plumage patterns of these ancient creatures,
With graduation season upon us, many graduates entering the workforce are understandably anxious about their future employment. However, at least one group is poised to take advantage of a market suffering from a massive skills shortage: cybersecurity professionals. Read More
The glasses are aimed to help promote Harmony Korine’s new short film, which used the glasses to create “wearable cinema.” Read more...More about Tech, Mashable Video, Snapchat, Gucci, and Spectacles
Designed to combat the need to constantly wash your water bottle, LARQ utilizes UV lights to destroy any bacteria in just one minute. Read more...More about Tech, Health, Mashable Video, Water Bottle, and Future Blink
Created by Akara Robotics, Stevie works in assisted living and retirement homes with carers so they may focus on patients more. Read more...More about Tech, Mashable Video, Assisted Living, Strictly Robots, and Elderly Care
Designed by Diligent Robotics, Moxi performs routine tasks so nurses have more time to interact with their patients. Read more...More about Tech, Mashable Video, Hospital, Strictly Robots, and Moxi
Xiaomi Mi Note 10$610View ProductThe GoodExcellent camera • Long-lasting batteryThe BadNo water resistance • Mid-range processorThe Bottom LineThe Xiaomi Mi Note 10 has one of the best cameras on the market, but it lacks a few options its competitors have.⚡ Mashable Score4.0
TL;DR: Kick your blender game up a notch (and score a great deal in the process) with this powerful, 1000-watt Ninja performance blender for $49.99. Normally $84, that means you save a whopping 41% at Walmart.
Holiday season is upon us, and that means spending tons of money on gifts, right?Only it doesn't have to be that way. There's a bunch of cheap tech products out there that everyone wants and/or needs, and they're not even aware of it. As such, these gems make the perfect gifts:
Do you want to feel closer to your smartphone? Then take a gander at this scalding hot bucket of nope: mobile device covers designed to look, feel, and react like human flesh.As first reported by Gizmodo,
Rugby is a brutal sport on the field, but its warm-up showdowns can apparently be just as intense.When the New Zealand All Blacks took the field at Tokyo Stadium on Saturday for their Rugby World Cup quarter-final showdown with Irish Rugby, they were met with some unexpected competition.
Cereal boxes usually showcase the smiling faces of sports stars but Kellogg's is doing something different this time.The brand, known best for its sugary cereals like Froot Loops and Frosted Flakes, joined GLAAD in its anti-LGBTQ bullying campaign — deemed Spirit Day on Oct. 17.
译注: 这篇文章来自博客 Android UI/UX, 作者为 Taylor Ling. 这篇文章在现在看来恐怕很快便会显得不合时宜了, 因为 Google 刚刚更新了他们的 Google+ 应用, 采用了新的导航方式并抛弃了 Navigation Drawer. 当然,
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如果你还没有听说，我们上周四在旧金山戴维斯交响乐厅举办了 Crunchies 颁奖礼。有人批评称，颁奖礼节目的一些元素是不恰当的。 如果你在活动现场，或者观看了实时流媒体直播，你可能会被节目主持人、脱口秀喜剧演员 T.J.
This week, we're challenging you to combine common objects with your creativity to make unique works of art. Transform orange slices into bicycle wheels or turn hammers and wrenches into arms and legs. Take inspiration from household items, office tools and even your snack pantry.
备受关注的李嘉诚在英收购事项有了最新进展，2月1日，英国通信办公室首席执行官莎伦·怀特敦促欧盟反垄断监管机构封杀这项交易。她指出，在只有三家移动运营商的国家，移动电话服务价格最高攀升了五分之一，她担心合并将使英国用户的手机账单激增，可能还会打击与其竞争的实体零售商，扰乱现有的网络安排。 “华人首富”李嘉诚的商业帝国近年来一直在向西移动。2015年1月，李嘉诚旗下公司和记黄埔公告称，公司将斥资约102.5亿英镑(约956亿元人民币)收购英国第二大移动电信运营商O2 UK。 O2 UK创立于2002年，于2006年被西班牙电讯以180亿英镑收购。