The Moto 360 is no stranger to discounts lately, but today’s deal at Best Buy is particularly notable because it brings the standard leather band model all the way down to $149.99. The metal bands are similarly discounted, bringing them to just $199, with the champagne gold still commanding a slight premium at $229. It’s not quite the [...]
If you feel that magazines show beauty standard that is hard to match up to, you are probably right, aside the massive photoshopping that sometimes goes into the image creation process, the models are being aided by flattering lighting and calculated poses. Both of which have tremendous impact on the look of the human body. Photographer Gracie [...]Show More Summary
The Health IT ecosystem is being driven toward an incentive-driven model through the implementation of Meaningful Use as the government standard for using Electronic Health Records (EHR).
Model turned actress Cara Delevingne expressed frustration with the intense standards of the fashion world this week. In an interview with WSJ Magazine 22-year-old Delevingne revealed how the pressure to lose weight lead to almost every aspect of her life being scrutinised in an upsetting attempt to monitor the star’s weight. Show More Summary
The Kia Soul is now an automatic-only prospect following the local division’s decision to drop the manual variant. The discontinuation of the six-speed manual transmission coincides with the introduction of the 2016 model year range, which now includes just one variant, the Soul Si six-speed automatic. The price of the 2016 Kia Soul auto rises [...]
18-year-old Australian Maddy Stuart is on a mission to challenge our beauty standards.
Economists typically assume people behave in a rational and self-interested way, making standard models limited in their explanatory power. This column argues that psychological and sociological factors – though usually ignored in economic models – affect decision-making. Show More Summary
Kylie Jenner’s body critics have gotten a direct response from the model. The Keeping Up with the Kardashians star took to Instagram to put the rumors to rest before they started. As perfectionistic as the world’s standards can be about...Show More Summary
Qualcomm has launched two WiFi-enabled SoCs that support the AllJoyn IoT standard, including a 650MHz, MIPS-based “QCA4531? SoC that runs OpenWRT Linux.Qualcomm’s Atheros business unit has enjoyed wide adoption of its WiFi-enabled, MIPS-based AR9331 system-on-chips running OpenWRT Linux. Show More Summary
The “FaaS: One Tool - MultiModel – MultiSpecies” ration calculation is a new tool, which not only makes it possible to calculate rations according to the familiar standard models for cattle (such as CNCPS, NRC, Feed into Milk, etc.), but also to set up a fully independent model.
Porsche Cars Australia has announced specification upgrades and some pricing revisions for its 2016 model year line-up. The Boxster, Cayman, Panamera and Macan models all benefit from additional standard equipment, while Boxster, Macan and Cayenne pricing has increased by between $1400 and $3800 across most variants in those model lines. MY16 Porsche Boxster and Boxster [...]
Tyler Cowen directed me to an excellent new paper by Jonathan K. Pedde: Standard zero-lower-bound New Keynesian models generate large fiscal multipliers and expansionary negative supply shocks. Thus, according to these models, a political...Show More Summary
We all know the standard idea of what is considered sexy in today's society, and let's face it, almost none of us measure up. Women in general do not come close to looking like a magazine cover model. Even the women on the covers don't actually look like that thanks to Photoshop and other image editing programs. Show More Summary
The Standard Model of particle physics stands its ground again. As the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) embarks on its second run, a new study published Wednesday in the journal Nature combines data from two previous experiments from theShow More Summary
SNB Interactive is the wild frontier, with very few rules. This is necessary, among other reasons, because there is no standard property graph data model, and because the contestants support a broad mix of programming models, ranging from in-process APIs to declarative query. Show More Summary
On Tuesday, Josh Earnest, the White House press secretary, was asked about a matter of national significance: whether Tom Brady should be held to a higher standard than his fellow citizens. Earnest noted Brady’s “reputation for professionalism,”...Show More Summary
Astronomers have discovered a series of unusual globular star clusters with masses far exceeding what would be expected under the standard model for the celestial structures. The clusters are located in the giant elliptical galaxy Centaurus A, and seem to hint at an enigmatic dark presence that cannot yet be accounted for... Show More Summary
Data collected from the world's most powerful particle accelerator, which restarted last month, shows long-sought after signs of particle decay, predicted in the Standard Model of Physics but until now unseen.
Via Jasper Plan, Jonathan K. Pedde has a new paper on this: Standard zero-lower-bound New Keynesian models generate large fiscal multipliers and expansionary negative supply shocks. Thus, according to these models, a political partyShow More Summary
Rare particle decay, detected for the first time, occurs just as predicted.