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Mint SIM’s “Foxtober” promo takes $15 off 3-month plans

Wholesale cellular service provider Mint SIM, a member of the Ultra Mobile prepaid carrier network, has taken $15 off the prices of its 3-month plans …

Mobile

Охотники за снежным человеком наткнулись на язычника в шкурах. Он закидал их камнями и убежал

В начале августа участники сообщества Bigfoot 911, которые считают, что в Северной Каролине живет снежный человек, отправились в очередную …

InfinityPV HeLi-on: World’s Most Compact Solar Charger and Battery Bank In One

<b>HeLi-on</b> from InfinityPV offers you world’s most compact solar charger that fits into your pocket, and even better, the solar panel can be rolled out …

Industrial Design

Jony Ive explains why Apple Pencil is unlike any other stylus

In what seems to be less of a rare occurrence these days, Chief Design Officer of Apple Jony Ive gave an interview about the iPad Pro for launch day. Specifically, he talks about the infamous optional accessory called the Apple Pencil. Being that most people at first glance will see this as an …

5 ошибок фрилансеров при работе с LinkedIn

Для любого активного фрилансера очень важно иметь хорошее портфолио – именно от качества работ зачастую зависит, удастся получить ему работу или нет. …

The 11 top-grossing video games of all time

These are the highest-grossing games of all time, using the most recently available data from the Video Game Sales Wiki and Encylopedia Gamia, and adjusted for inflation in 2015.

Retrogaming

Как фрилансеру устанавливать почасовые тарифы

У фриланса много преимуществ. Вы занимаетесь любимым делом, сами определяете режим работы, а главное — <b>никому не подчиняетесь.</b> Однако у всего есть …

23 фриланс-площадки для дизайнеров и программистов

Фриланс-площадки помогают специалистам и работодателям находить друг друга. Самые известные из них — Freelancer, Elance и Upwork (бывший oDesk) — …

Emoticons: the good, the bad and the hidden

May 20, 2015 by Katheriin Liibert<p><i>Note: Newer information regarding Fleep emoticons can be found in this blog post.</i><p>Ever wondered looking at Fleep …

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Financial Planning

7 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Going Freelance

Siyan Ren<p>Who hasn’t thought about quitting their full-time job and going out on their own? Being your own boss is certainly tempting. But is giving up your status as a regular employee the right choice for you?<p><b>What the Experts Say</b> <br>“There are many reasons why people choose to go freelance,” says …

Employment

Everything Science Knows About Reading On Screens

We’ve adapted our reading habits to fit our screens, but at a cost.<p>Thanks to technology, we’re reading more than ever—our brains process thousands of words via text messages, email, games, social media, and web stories. According to one report, the amount people that read tripled from 1980 to the …

Writing

Amazon releases its own mobile cloud app to take on Google, Dropbox

Amazon has released a dedicated mobile app that allows users to access documents saved in its Cloud Drive service. The move comes as the cloud …

Digital Tools to Make Your Next Meeting More Productive

This spring, I wrote about how the right digital tools can help you work more efficiently before, during, and after a meeting. Let’s look more closely at how to use the tools <i>during</i> your meeting to better lead the conversation.<p>For an example, I’ll use the Second Continental Congress, one of the …

Productivity

Startup of the Week: Fleep

Everyone is trying to "fix" email. A team of former Skype employees believes it is well on the way to do just that, with messaging tool Fleep. "We …

Startups

The 10 Best Project Management Tools for Freelancers

You just heard back from Client No. 1: She likes your pitch and wants a first draft within seven days. Client No. 2 just sent you his comments on …

Project Management

9 Amazing Female Graphic Novelists, Illustrators And Cartoonists You Should Read

It's been a big couple of years for women in the comic book world, with Marvel Comics unveiling female versions of their previously male-dominated troop of heroes. Last month, a girl-powered Avengers cast was announced, including such superheroes as She-Hulk, Dazzler, and Medusa. It's a bound in …

Graphic Novels

Managing Oneself (Harvard Business Review Classics)

Description<p>Publication Date: <b>January 07, 2008</b><p>We live in an age of unprecedented opportunity: with ambition, drive, and talent, you can rise to the top of your chosen profession regardless of where you started out. But with opportunity comes responsibility. Companies today aren't managing their …

Management

Virginia Woolf’s 136th birthday #GoogleDoodle

TED Talks to inspire you to go to bed and get a good night's sleep

Far better than counting sheep, these talks on the importance of sleep may well help you get your zzzzs tonight.

Sleep

10 Easy Ways To Free Up A Lot Of Space On Your iPhone

Your iPhone is full of junk you don't need. And a recent class action lawsuit against Apple has brought to light that even if you buy a 16 GB iPhone, you can't actually use all 16 GB of storage.<p>So let's try to make the most of what you have. We have identified 10 simple ways you can manage and …

Apps