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5 Huge Career Mistakes Millennials Always Make (and How to Avoid Them)

These problems could get bigger and bigger with future generations.<p><i>What are millennials doing wrong when it comes to their careers? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Dandan Zhu,</b> …

Muslim woman receives death threats after leading prayers in Kerala

A Muslim woman in the southern Indian state of Kerala has received death threats after leading prayers for a mixed congregation in an act of defiance against established Islamic practice.<p>Jamida Beevi is thought to be the first woman to lead Friday prayers in India for both male and female …

Muslim Women

JetBlue is Having Another Flash Sale with Airfare as Low as $39

Including—but certainly not limited to—New York City, Las Vegas, Boston, Chicago, Charleston, and the Bahamas.<p>For everyone who missed JetBlue's Leap …

#TheLIST: 11 Ways To Wear Winter White

The street style set sells the look.<p>Head-to-toe black is always an easy, go-to winter style formula, but nothing stands out quite like a crisp all-white look as the temperatures begin to drop. If you're stuck in the mindset that wearing white after Labor Day is a fashion faux pas, let these ladies …

PayPal shoots self in foot while 'white knighting' for Netflix

With the recent rollout of Netflix Everywhere, the company has been on a tear trying to track down and lock out users who rely on VPNs to bypass its regional restrictions and access the US programming list -- or any other country's local selection of shows. Doing so hasn't been as easy as Netflix …

So THAT'S Why We Call Them 'Khakis'

You can thank a soldier slacking off.<p>If you were asked to describe the color of khakis, you'd probably be able to do it.<p>You might say something like, "cream-ish light tan camel color," or just beige, and you'd be right. Look on any golf course and you'll see it on the legs of putters and caddies. …

Men's Fashion

The Surprisingly Big Carbon Shadow Cast By Slender Asparagus

The debate over our diet’s impact on the climate is getting louder. Most of the noise centers around beef, which many calculations put at the top of the impact charts. But conscientious eaters are looking at the greenhouse-gas emissions associated with all sorts of food production, and scientists …

Tesla has officially killed off the mid-range Model S 85

If you had your heart set on the mid-range 85-kilo-Watt-hour Model S, I have some bad news: Tesla Motors has officially ended production of that …

Americans Are Quitting Their Jobs in Record Numbers

Wages are also on the rise.<p>Good news if you’re hot on the job hunt: The number of Americans who voluntarily quit their jobs is at a nine-year …

Google Just Got a Patent for a Driverless Package Delivery System

Its "autonomous delivery platform" could compete with Amazon's drones someday.<p>As Amazon prepares its fleet of delivery drones, Google might also be …

Amazon Retains Public Cloud Crown

Amazon Web Services still leads the league in public cloud adoption, but Microsoft Azure is making headway, according to a new survey.<p>That AWS …

Watch this spacetime: gravitational wave discovery expected

For decades signs of gravitational waves have been sought without success. On Thursday, scientists believe the first clear evidence will be revealed<p>A decades-long search for gravitational waves is expected to end in triumph this week when scientists declare they have discovered ripples in the …

Plastic microbead pollution harms oysters, the ocean's critical ecosystem engineers, study finds

Oysters eat by filtering the water around them and digesting anything small enough to trap, whether that's algae, phytoplankton — or tiny pieces of plastic floating in the ocean.<p>It stands to reason that the plastic isn't good for them. Now scientists know why: It takes such a toll on their …

Leaked documents show Amazon is making a big play to bypass UPS and FedEx

On Tuesday, Bloomberg described internal documents from 2013 that laid out Amazon's plan to build up a global delivery network.<p>The project, internally called Dragon Boat, is intended to launch a new business called Global Supply Chain by Amazon as soon as this year, and would compete directly with …

Jeff Bezos

Your future contact lenses could double as electronic displays

Forget Google Glass. Contact lenses could be used to browse the web and even monitor your health in the future.<p>Scientists have a proof of concept of …

Woo lets tech talent hunt for a better job while remaining anonymous

The grass is always greener<p>The competition for engineering talent in Silicon Valley is fierce. Perks typically include signing bonuses, stock options, free meals, and more. In that environment, tech workers are always looking for the next best thing. But using a job-seeking portal like LinkedIn or …

Employment

Tough little ‘water bears’ inspire new glass

Tiny, strangely hardy animals called water bears—or tardigrades—have led researchers to discover a new type of glass.<p>The tardigrade’s remarkable …

Amazon’s new Underground app for Android delivers over $10,000 worth of free apps and games

<b>From</b> <i>9to5Toys.com</i>:<p>Amazon has launched a new service for Android users that will deliver “over $10,000 in paid apps, games and in-app items” for free. <i>Amazon Underground</i> is replacing the popular Free App of the Day promotion. The promotion page teases Frozen Free Fall, Star Wars Rebels: Missions, and …

Apps

Google's making it easy for you to get solar panels onto your roof

Adding solar panels to your roof can be frustrating, since it's often difficult to know if your home receives enough light to justify the investment. Google Maps, however, has satellite, navigation and sunlight data for every property in the world, so it's ideally placed to tell you how many rays …