Aakash Ali Haider

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You've Been Painting Rooms Wrong All These Years

Paint is one of the best ways to dramatically change a room, especially on a low budget. It may seem as simple as deciding on a color, buying paint, …

Home Improvement

AMD vs. Intel

Ultimately at the heart of your quest for a new or upgraded PC lies the single most important decision you can make: AMD or Intel? Like Apple vs. …

Computer Hardware

World meets new panda cub we can all lose our minds over

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — A baby panda born in a Malaysian zoo five months ago made her public debut Saturday.<p>The female, who has not yet been named, …

Giant Pandas

iPhone SE 2 stars in beautiful concept TV ad

The look of iPhone ads is familiar. A cool song blares while the device sleekly moves before the camera. An artist has used that formula to create an ad for the iPhone SE 2, a smartphone not yet released.<p>The look of the phone matches the latest rumors of this upcoming budget model. It seems almost …

15 Daily Habits Highly Successful People Have (and the Rest of us Probably Don't)

The people who achieve the most in life don't conduct themselves like everyone else.<p>The people who achieve the most in life don't conduct themselves like everyone else. They're disciplined, figure out which routines help them succeed and religiously stick to those daily habits. Here are a few you …

How Zero-Waste People Make Only a Jar of Trash a Year

Imagine 15 grocery bags filled with plastic trash piled up on every single yard of shoreline in the world. That’s how much land-based plastic trash ended up in the world’s oceans in just one year. The world generates at least 3.5 million tons of plastic and other solid waste a day, 10 times the …

Sustainability

You’ll never read Facebook’s new data policy, so we did it for you

<i>(in)Secure is a weekly column that dives into the rapidly escalating topic of cybersecurity.</i><p>With privacy-centric European Union legislation set to …

Social Media

A Guide to the Five Main Shooting Modes on Your DSLR – Page 6

Scene Modes (SCN)<p>Some advanced DSLR cameras are beginning to include a scene mode option on the mode dial, usually marked with an SCN. These modes …

LITERATURE - Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Edward Lear and his Book of Nonsense

Edward Lear (1812-1888), self caricature, 1870<p>On May 12, 1812, English artist, illustrator, musician, author and poet <b>Edward Lear</b> was born. He is …

39 questions to make small talk with anyone

There’s nothing quite like breaking the conversational barrier with a friend or co-worker. In order to reach that level of chummy rapport, though, …

Commuting

Earn More For Your Family: Boost Your Income by Working Online

Moms that work fulltime in addition to juggling family life often face a real challenge when it comes to creating time to spend with the children. …

Google Just Remade Its Brand Again

Two years ago, Google gave us a new logo. Now, it’s turned that logo into an interface.<p>Today, Google announced a major new initiative called Material Theming (read our exclusive on it here). It’s a sequel to its Material Design system that allows companies to easily apply their own colors, …

AI is so important to Google it’s rebranding its research division

Goodbye Google Research, hello Google AI<p>Every big tech company is an AI company these days, but none more so than Google. To underline the point ahead of its I/O developers conference, the company has rebranded its Google Research division as Google AI, reflecting the centrality of artificial …

Download 53 Fonts + 200 Logos

Typographer’s Dream Box – get 53 fonts plus 200 logos designed by Mats-Peter Forss.Mats-Peter Forss is a graphic designer who crafts professional …

Microsoft is changing how Alt-Tab works on Windows 10

Microsoft’s next major Windows 10 update, codenamed “Redstone 5,” has been in testing for a few weeks now, and the company is now ready to unveil some new features that it's experimenting with. Alongside the new Sets feature for all Windows 10 apps, Microsoft is also changing the way the Alt-Tab …

We asked Google Assistant, Amazon 's Alexa and Apple's Siri 150 questions. Here's who won.

OK Google, we get it. You are smarter than the other assistants.<p>This has been the subtext of recent Google I/O developer conferences. The latest edition kicked off Tuesday in Mountain View, Calif., where the Internet giant showed off how its Assistant, available on phones and its smart speaker …

Smart Homes

The New Science of Psychedelics

Recent studies are finding that drugs such as LSD and psilocybin can help to alleviate depression, anxiety and addiction—and may have profound things to teach us about how the mind works<p>To anyone who lived through the 1960s, the proposition that psychedelic drugs might have a positive contribution …

Mental Health

Preparing Learners for the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Do you like change? If you do, then living in the present is an exhilarating experience. For those who don’t, buckle up as we are only going to see …

100 Book Memes That Will Keep You Laughing For Days: Critical Linking, April 29, 2018

We’re giving away 15 of the best mysteries and thrillers of the year so far. Click here to enter, or click the image below: 100 Book Memes That Will …

The Uncomfortable Truth About Entrepreneurship That Nobody Wants To Talk About

Entrepreneurship is a lonely journey filled with ups, downs, and a few directions you never knew existed. But is it your journey?<p>I often liken the entrepreneurial journey to parenting; no matter how much you study it, observe it in others, ask for advice, prepare for it, or convince yourself that …

The Best Books Of 2018 We Can't Wait To Read This Year

This is how I know I’m reading an incredible book. All of the day’s obligations — making my bed, walking to the subway, cooking dinner — become …

Lessons learned from some quality, if occasionally reluctant, reading time.

I wrote a while back about the literacy program I have been participating in at my son’s school. Basically, I stop by every week to read with two …

Master These 7 Grammar Tips To Instantly Sound Smarter

Poor writing can make others think you aren't intelligent. I'm the executive editor of a magazine and know firsthand how grammar can change the …

Teach Yourself Computer Science Using This Site

Lifehacker has collected a lot of “learn to code” resources that are especially helpful to new learners. But if you’ve already done a little coding …

Microsoft now offers public courses for building AI skills

Microsoft has added an AI track to its Professional Program courses. The track is open to the public and is comprised of nine online courses -- each of which take eight to 16 hours to complete -- as well as a final project. "The program provides job-ready skills and real-world experience to …

Bill Gates Says This Book Is 'One of the Most Important' He's Ever Read

Millions of people have tuned in for Swedish physician and statistician Hans Rosling’s TED Talks over the years, and the videos caught the attention …

“Another nail in the coffin for learning styles” – students did not benefit from studying according to their supposed learning style

<i>By</i> Christian JarrettThe idea that we learn better when taught via our preferred modality or “learning style” – such as visually, orally, or by doing …

Pedagogy

Grid System Behind Logo Design

If you love of using a grid systems for every logo design you create, including marks and icons, Kareem Magdi got you covered. He shared a set of …

Master these 7 grammar tips if you want to sound smarter

• Poor writing can make others think you aren’t intelligent.<br>• I’m the executive editor of a magazine and know firsthand how grammar can change the …