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I’m a Mac, and I’ve Got a Dirty Secret

Dan Nosowitz in Fast Company — “Tantalum, a refractory metal, is an exceedingly rare mineral,…

Are Cell Phones the New Cigarettes?

Maureen Dowd in The New York Times — “The great cosmic joke would be to…

Bob Sinclar Live Today at Hard Rock Cafe, Mumbai

Grammy Award-nominated producer and DJ Bob Sinclar will be performing live in Mumbai today at…

The Future of Online Music

A rather interesting essay in The New Yorker by Sasha Frere-Jones about the state (and…

Thrash Metal Legends Testament and Slayer to Play Live in India

American thrash metal band Testament has confirmed that they will, indeed, be playing live in Bangalore, India, in October 2010, with none other than Slayer.

Why are Young Readers Drawn to Dystopian Fiction?

An excerpt from a lovely essay in The New Yorker by Laura Miller — “But…

Michael Learns to Rock Performs Live Today at Landmark, Mumbai

Popular Danish band Michael Learns to Rock will perform live at Landmark book store (High…

Girls Now Reach Puberty by 10

The Telegraph reports — “Scientists have found that the average age that breast development begins…

The Karate Kid: A Worthy Remake?

Ken Denmead reviews The Karate Kid for Wired — “The Karate Kid (2010) is a…

Are Students a Burden on the Taxpayer?

The Times reports — “What will happen to universities is going to be a big…

How to Date (and Not Date) an Indian

Andrea Miller writes in The Huffington Post about her experiences with dating Indian men, and…

Soccer vs Football

Slate Magazine reports — “The 2010 FIFA World Cup kicks off on Friday, with the…