Homeless Millennials Are Transforming Hobo Culture
Cheap smartphones and cheaper data plans make for a much more connected vagabond community.
HKU head defends plans for mandatory student visits to mainland China
The University of Hong Kong’s (HKU) vice chancellor has broken his silence on a controversial plan to make mainland China exchange programme
US Police Kill More Civilians In March Than UK Police Killed In 100 Year...
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Peter Thiel Blasts: The American Political System Is "Not A Democracy Or...
“Calling our society a democracy is very misleading... We’re not a republic; we’re not a constitutional republic. We live in a state that’s
The World's Greatest Oil Chokepoints, And Why Yemen Matters | Zero Hedge
About half the world's oil production is moved by tankers on fixed maritime routes, according to Reuters. The blockage of a chokepoint, even
The Best Place To Live In The United States? Here Are 9 Maps To Consider...
In recent years we have seen an increasing number of Americans strategically relocate to another region of the country. They can see our soc
China Becomes World's Third Largest Weapons Dealer | Zero Hedge
China overtakes Germany to become the world's third largest arms exporter just as Western military spending outside the US fails to keep pac
History Made: For The First Time Ever, US Consumers Spent More On Food I...
For the first time ever, the spending patterns of US consumers are so skewed, that Americans, or at least a small fraction of them, spent mo
Hyperloop Construction Starts Next Year With the First Full-Scale Track ...
The five-mile track will be built halfway between San Francisco and Los Angeles, and be open to paying customers.
Drone Maker 3D Robotics Raises $50 Million In Latest Round
By Frank Bi and Ryan Mac Less than two weeks after the Federal Aviation Administration unveiled its proposed regulations for commercial dron
Meet the Team That Makes It Possible for the Blind to Use Facebook | WIRED
Jessie Lorenz can’t see Facebook. But it gives her a better way to see the world—and it gives the world a better way to see her. Lorenz has
New Map Shows the World's Ecosystems in Unprecedented Detail | WIRED
Ecology has always been a bit doughy compared to subject like physics, chemistry, and hell, even biology. But cut ecologists some slack. The
Neptune: An Almost-Crazy Idea for Upending the Smartphone Ecosystem | WIRED
Today, the smartphone is the center of our digital lives. Does it have to be?
Do people in their twenties come up with the best ideas? - Virgin.com
Your twenties are the ‘golden years’ for coming up with brilliant business ideas, according to new research commissioned by Virgin and carri