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Smart phone apps drain battery and enable you to be tracked

The term “app” is short for “application software”.

Apps for smart phones are getting more numerous and more popular by the day. A May 2012 comScore study reported that during the previous quarter, more mobile subscribers used apps than browsed the web on their devices: 51.1% vs. 447 more words

Police State

Man demands abortion after surrogate learns she's having triplets

Well this turned into a terrible situation, especially for one of the babies.

A Georgia man hired Melissa Cook (age 47) for $33,000 to have a child by in-vitro fertilization using his sperm and the eggs of a 20-year-old donor. 441 more words

Culture War

[VIDEO] Happy Thanksgiving, From Space! 

Aboard the International Space Station, Expedition 45 Commander Scott Kelly and Flight Engineer Kjell Lindgren of NASA send Thanksgiving wishes to all on Earth. The pair also shared their plans for the holiday – including an early sampling of their Thanksgiving Day meal. 227 more words


Silicon Valley Professionals are Taking LSD at Work to Increase Productivity

An increasing number of twenty-somethings are reportedly ‘micro-dosing’ on psychedelic drugs – and they say it’s making them better workers.

Could taking LSD at work make your more productive? 357 more words

Health And Social Issues

Ducky Secret

So yea, once I got the Ducky Shine 5, I figured, why not go the whole hog and get the just released Ducky Secret too? 760 more words

Science & Technology

A Beginners Guide to Quantum Mechanics

Quantum mechanics is notoriously weird and difficult to comprehend. Many people I speak to seem to know of it, but not much about it at all- which is my main motivation behind writing this article. 2,519 more words

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