How Thieves Stole The Most Expensive Watch In The World: An Excerpt From Marie ...
Silence. Maybe they had wound down. He stood there a few more minutes. No ticking. He put his key into the lock and turned. The heavy bolts slid back, and the door swung open. He caught a whiff of fresh air that gusted from the open window above the ...
May 8, 2015
The Child Soldiers Fighting Boko Haram
Forced to protect his community from terrorists, Aliko is on the verge of having his youth snatched away. Before the insurgency in northeastern Nigeria, he was a schoolboy. Today he is a no-nonsense kid responsible for the arrest of dozens of insurgents....
March 7, 2015
Comment: Sleep deprivation is killing your career
So when you don't get enough sleep, the toxic proteins remain in your brain cells, wreaking havoc by impairing your ability to think—something no amount of caffeine can fix. Skipping sleep . This is why you'll often find yourself waking up right ...
March 10, 2015
Your 'Private' Instagram Account Actually Wasn't
A Quartz report published Monday revealed that a (suggestively labeled) "privacy hole" on Instagram has been exposing the photographs posted to ostensibly private accounts. For example, say you snapped a selfie at a "In response to feedback, we ...
January 12, 2015
The First Modern School Shooter Feels Responsible for the Rest
Spencer has since said she does not remember making the remark that inspired a song by the Boomtown Rats and became a kind of anthem for many of the school shooters who followed. . “Her father left home for work around 7 o'clock in the morning....
May 31, 2014
The Prince and The Pauper; My College Roommate became an Oligarch
I have been churning inwardly with depression, hopelessness, envy, and a host of other unworthy emotions, ever since the “highest-paid” list was released and I spotted at the No. 1 position, with $68.2 million in compensation last year, a person who ...
May 30, 2014
YouTube Wants You To Know Why Your Videos Won't Load
Find out why,” under choppy, buffering or fuzzy-looking videos, Quartz reported this weekend. The bar links to Google's Video Quality Some services, like Netflix, have had no choice but to pony up the dough to keep streaming smooth -- but that ...
July 7, 2014
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June 2, 2015
Galeries Lafayette Blue Clock. Large wall clocks. Home Decor. Many Sizes Available. Starting at only $44.00
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December 17, 2014
9 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Your Body's Internal Clock
Sure, you can adjust the time displayed on your alarm clock for the Daylight Saving Time change, but your body might not be so quick to take a hint. And you can thank your internal clock for that ... clocks that keep on ticking up and down grocery store ...
November 2, 2014
Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy 13’s ticking clock raises alarm bells
But over all of this there’s that wretched ticking clock. In Lightning Returns, the world is ending and there ... It’s ripe for exploitation in non-linear narrative situations. It’s the kind of design trope a jaded player like me really digs.
February 11, 2014
Clever Publicity Swag Evacuates L.A. Office Building
PR folks: If you have a list of items that don't belong in press kits, add "alarm clock" to it, or just remember ... L.A. suddenly are checking their mails for packages that could be ticking, clicking and beeping," tweets KNX's Randy Kerdoon.
September 24, 2012
Braun BNC400 Alarm Clock Review: How To Ruin Good Design
I have something of a sleep problem. Or I guess, more accurately, a waking up problem. And my alarm clock died. So I bought this re-issue of Braun’s Dietrich Labs and Dieter Rams-designed BNC004 travel alarm clock. You should not. People who need to wake ...
February 9, 2012
Jeff Bezos & co to build the first Clock of the Long Now
Jeff Bezos has financed the construction of the first Clock of the Long Now. Created by Danny Hillis for the Long ... with notions of generations and millennia. If you have a Clock ticking for 10,000 years what kinds of generational-scale questions and ...
June 16, 2011