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Robin Williams Did This 1 Thing to Unlock His Creativity--and It's Exactly What Neuroscience Recommends

Unlocking creativity ain't easy--but some brilliant scientific and comedic minds have figured it out.<p>We all have self-defeating habits and do plenty to sabotage our own success. Unfortunately, it's no different when it comes to creativity.<p>Neuroscience research indicates that those who struggle with …

Creativity

Here’s how Apple is fighting GrayKey iPhone unlocker

Apple hasn’t found the security holes that iPhone unlocking tools use, but iOS 11.3 took a step that makes these cracking devices less useful. Police now have a limited amount of time to circumvent the user’s passcode before it becomes impossible.<p>This is part of an ongoing struggle between Apple …

Freedom of Information

How I Went From a Newbie To Making Over $1,000/mo Freelance Writing

Plus lessons I learned….I’m a Freelance Web Content Writer, who writes unique and engaging content for various websites and businesses.With a cup of …

Writing

What You Need to Know to Create a Best-selling Book

My book made it to No. 1 on Amazon's self-help, new releases. Here's how you can find similar success.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Five years ago, I decided that it was time to write my first book. It was the story of how a single dad of five led his kids, his …

Writing

How to secure your iPhone and iPad Lock screen

One of the things Apple touts is its focus on user privacy, and that commitment shows throughout the company’s ecosystem, all the way down to what is visible and not visible on a user’s Lock screen.<p>Follow along as we walk you through how to make the most out of your iPhone or iPad’s Lock …

Apple Watch

How Many Apps Have Access to Your Facebook Account?

In light of Facebook's recent data leak that compromised the personal information of up to 85 million users, the iPhone Life team shares advice on how to check on and delete third-party apps you've granted access to your account in order to help you protect your data from getting into the wrong …

IPad Pro

Wood Series iPhone X Wrap

Fits: Apple iPhone X<br>Deep wood texture & depth - protects from minor scratches and small drops<br>Easy, bubble-free installation and goo-free removal<br>Made …

IPhone X

Code Hints Custom Apple Watch Faces Are Coming Soon

When it comes to customising the Apple Watch, faces are one of the best ways of making the high-end smartwatch your own. However, since the launch of …

Smartwatches

iOS 12: Which iPhones and iPads will it render obsolete?

With iOS 12 now on the horizon, get ready for some of Apple's oldest iOS devices to be thrown on the scrapheap.<p>If you're currently using an older …

iPad Mini

How to equip your car for emergencies

Take the junk out of your trunk and put this gear in instead.<p>Summer road trip season is that liberating time when we actually leave the HOV lane and drive farther than Costco. It's also a time when you need to be ready for emergencies on the road in unfamiliar or remote places. Instead of using …

Batteries

Introducing 50 Essential iOS Apps, a guide to the best iOS apps around

With a mind-boggling 2.2 million apps in Apple’s iOS App Store, how do you find what’s good? That discovery problem is why we’re starting the 50 Essential iOS Apps series, a curated list of the best iOS apps on the planet.<p>Throughout this series, we will highlight essential iPhone and iPad apps in a …

Apps

Why pebble-grain shoes are ruling the world of menswear | Style Magazine | South China Morning Post

While women’s fashion lives and dies by large swings of the pendulum – hems sweep floors, then barely graze knees; one season, stilettos are all the …

Men's Fashion

Your Nike x Off-White VaporMax 2018 "White" Buying Guide

Nike and Virgil Abloh’s collaboration continues (again). Here’s everything you need to know about copping the duo’s latest design.<p>Nike and Virgil Abloh’s ultra-hyped sneaker collaboration continues. You know the deal: it’s the collection that sends sneakerheads, hypebeasts, and regular dudes alike …

Shoes

iCarMode 4.5 - A CarPlay Substitute for Older Cars?

Independent developer Diego Resnik recently announced an update to iCarMode 4.5, his infotainment app for iOS devices. While we haven’t had an …

Apps

Facebook Just Released a New Privacy Tool After the Cambridge Analytica Breach. Here's How to Use It

<i>This article originally appeared on Money.</i><p>Facebook began notifying users whose data may have been improperly collected by Cambridge Analytica on …

Social Media

The 10 best cases for your iPhone X

Disclosure<p>Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission …

Louis Vuitton

Space Opera is the funniest science fiction novel I’ve read since Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy

Eurovision in spaaaaaaaaaace!<p>Many authors attempt comedy in science fiction, but few pull it off. Alongside very funny works like John Scalzi’s <i>Redshirts</i> and Terry Pratchett’s entire <i>Discworld</i> series, the pinnacle of hilarious science fiction is Douglas Adams’ <i>The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy,</i> …

Science Fiction

The One Router Setting Everyone Should Change (But No One Does)

The vast majority of home Wi-Fi users don't know the first thing about keeping their routers secure, a new survey finds.<p>Eighty-two percent of 2,205 …

Wi-Fi

'Xennials' were born in the early '80s — here are all the ways they're different from the millennials they were supposed to be

If you were born between 1977 and 1985, you're officially a member of the microgeneration known as xennials.<p>The term was coined by Sarah Stankorb in a 2014 Good magazine article to describe a group that straddles Gen X, born between 1965 and 1980, and millennials, born between 1981 and 1996, …

Demographics

4 Coffee Hacks That Actually Work

Unlike our British counterparts across the pond, it's coffee—not tea—that primarily fuels our offices and homes. But how much do you really know …

Coffee

The Best HomeKit Products You Can Buy

Apple's smart home platform, HomeKit, has grown significantly since its 2015 launch, and there are now dozens of HomeKit products on the market that include everything from lights and smart outlets to thermostats, fans, cameras, and locks.<p>There are so many HomeKit products available that you can …

Home Automation

Luxury camper van can go off grid for days

And it’s for sale!<p>The outdoors world is chock-full of DIY conversion vans, (it’s a big reason why we started a brand-new van-focused community group) and many of them are marvels of ingenuity and sweat equity. But sometimes you need to turn to the professionals for a van with all the luxuries of …

RVs

How to sync your local iTunes library when you’re subscribed to Apple Music

Apple Music is one of the best music streaming options when you have a local library of unreleased songs, live concerts, or remixes. But this method will also allow you to sync hi-fiedlity music such as ALAC to your iPhone.<p>While not completely obvious, it is possible to sync your local library …

Apple Music

What Should I Write About?

Here’s 5 prompts to encourage inspiration for article writingI’ve seen plenty of comments in various communities that I am involved in from people …

Writing

These Bluetooth headphones are like nothing you’ve ever seen before

If you’ve never heard of the LEOPHILE EEL Wireless Neckband Headphones before, you’re definitely going to want to check them out. This is a bold new …

Tech Trends

Nastya

6 Reasons You Must Write A Book (And How To Write It In 48 Hours Or Less)

Your book is the perfect billboard, business card, and elevator speech which people can get "at a glance," and immediately.<p>Mike Koenigs was on a flight from to South by South West when he heard an interesting conversation happening one row ahead of him.<p><i>"Do you know who that is a few rows ahead?"</i> …

Writing

Lyuba

A defense of adverbs

Adverbs aren’t very popular these days.We all know how Stephen King regards and Mark Twain regarded them. English teachers, writing coaches, and …

Creative Writing

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 …

Creative Writing