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3 things that brought this woman back from Alzheimer’s

<b>Mom and son created an action plan for dementia; a year later and she's back to her old self.</b><p>Anyone who has experienced Alzheimer’s in a loved one …

10 Books You Pretend To Have Read (And Why You Should Really Read Them)

Science fiction and fantasy offer a rich legacy of great books - but that abundant pile of reading material can also be daunting. So sometimes, it's …

9 things you should never say during a salary negotiation

You're 96% sure that you are ready to schedule a meeting with your boss to ask for a raise. Or perhaps you're nearing the end of the job interview process and an offer is in sight. However, if you're like me, you have definitely put your foot in your mouth a time or two saying the wrong thing at …

Career Development

10 Beautiful Examples of Motion Design in Mobile Apps

Interactions are a smaller detail of mobile design but can make a tremendous difference to the overall user experience of an application.In the past …

UI Design

The dark truth about being a nanny to the super rich

If you were told you could make £100,000 a year in a job that involved luxury cars, travel and rent-free living, you’d consider it, right?<p>That was the consensus when an advert for a nanny made the headlines this week. The job, posted on childcare.co.uk by an unnamed woman, was to care for four …

Family

50 Inside Secrets From School Employees

We asked everyone who works in the building what you need to know before Day 1. Here are 50 of their most surprising comments!<p>Ease First-Day Jitters<p>Is your “baby” starting school this year? Follow these strategies for more smiles and fewer tears.<p><b>1.</b> “If your child’s school has an open house in the …

Why French kids are more well-behaved, polite, and autonomous than American kids

If that's not enough to pique your curiosity, consider this: According to Druckerman, French parents have social lives and do things like sleep and have sex.<p>Sound interesting? These Crib Notes provide the book's main takeaways and most actionable advice.<p>How French parents talk to infants<p><b>They are</b> …

Parenting

Scientists Just Found a New Weapon That Can Combat Cancer: Coffee

A Dose-Dependent Cancer Cure?<p>Researchers from the University of Southampton and the University of Edinburgh have found that it’s possible that the …

World's Smallest Camera Drone + 2GB Micro SD Card | Android Central Digital Offers

<b>Description</b><p>This tiny flyer is the smallest drone of its kind to carry its own camera for taking epic shots in the smallest places. Four fast blades …

Drones

Advice We All Wish We Had At 18

Sure, by 2014 a Pew Research study found that 32.1% of Americans in the 18- to 34-years-old demographic were still living in their parents’ homes and another 22% weren’t on their own (they were living in the homes of another family member or in a college dorm). Many of these young adults are the …

9 Things You Should Never Say to Your Kids (If You Want Them to Be Happy and Successful)

Experts warn these common phrases could be harming your kids.<p>When I was growing up, my father would always tell the story of how, in his pre-child days, he vowed never to tell his kids "Because I said so." Having hated the phrase himself, he promised himself he would never use it.<p>Nevertheless, one …

Why do programmers wear headphones? For the same reason that you can’t juggle.

Some call it eliminating distractions. Some call it <i>flow</i>. Tuning out of your immediate surroundings has been shown to increase focus on internal …

Adobe InDesign Flyer Template for Multipurpose

A clean, modern and easy-to-use event flyer template for Adobe InDesign.Today there are countless ready-made templates for all kinds of promotional …

Graphic Design

Traveling with kids – our successes and failures

When I was 7 years old my parents took me and my then only 4 siblings in a 6 week road trip around the United States. At the time and for the next 25 …

Parenting

How Alexa, Siri, and Google Assistant Will Make Money Off You - MIT Technology Review

Apple, Amazon, and Google say their virtual helpers—Siri, Alexa, and the less snappily named Google Assistant—can make our lives easier by acting on …

Google Assistant

A simple hobby that can help raise your IQ

Turns out that's wrong.<p>Neuroscience is demonstrating that brain functioning is actually far more fluid than previously believed.<p>For example, research out of the University of Zurich shows that doing one simple thing can actually raise a person's IQ.<p>And we're not just talking about children, whose …

The Brain

The True Story Behind Alice In Wonderland

The man behind <i>Alice In Wonderland</i> is much like the tales he wrote: an enigma that straddles the line between childlike innocence and darkness. Like …

Here's how much the 15 most popular jobs in the US pay

We recently sifted through the BLS's Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates survey to see the breakdown of the jobs these people hold — and how much they make.<p>The survey, which reflects May 2015 salary and employment data gathered from more than 1 million businesses, shows that "retail …

Here's why I gave up my beloved Galaxy S7 for a boring old iPhone

The Samsung Galaxy S7 is the best smartphone I've ever used.<p>Not only is it powerful, with its VR capabilities and the best smartphone camera ever made, but it's also a gorgeous device. That slender, low-bezel frame. That metallic finish. That ultra-high-contrast milky-smooth screen.<p>Plus, you can …

Samsung Galaxy S7

5 Things Friday: 2/5/16

Time for the weekly-ish round-up of randomness! 5 Things Friday is my way of shoe-horning in and discussing things that don’t necessarily belong on …

Jimmy Fallon’s “Explain This Photo” Game Reminds Us How Many Weird Images We Take

There are quite a few photos on my hard drive and in my iPhone’s camera roll that no one has ever seen aside from any NSA spies who may be poking …

Puro Labs Bluetooth headphones review: These cans promise protection from noise-induced hearing loss

Hearing is a precious gift. And while everyone’s hearing declines naturally with age, our lifestyle choices can be a key factor in noise-induced hearing loss. According to the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, as many as 16 percent of teens (children aged 12 to 19) …

Low Oil Prices Start A Revolution In Saudi Arabia. Russia Next?

Reality has dawned in Saudi Arabia. How long before it dawns in Russia?<p>That’s a question which promises to be one of the most interesting of the next decade with one of the world’s great “petro-states” rushing to modernize as low oil prices bite, while the other struggles to cope with multiple …

10 TED Talks That Will Help You Be a Better Parent

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How To Explain Santa Claus To Your Kids Without Ruining The Magic

He might be a little too real for you, children.<p>If you've got nosey kids, they're probably going to have a lot of questions about Santa Claus. But you don't want to ruin the surprise just yet -- they're still young. You'd rather they found out about Santa Claus the old fashioned way: loud-mouthed …

Quirky Microphones For Podcasters Of All Stripes

Who would’ve thunk? Radio may be on the wane, but podcasts are thriving. Podcast personalities like Marc Maron have scored marquee guests. Now, podcast microphones are getting as much personality as their hosts.<p>Neat Microphones, which is owned by the guitar manufacturer Gibson, has recently …

This microbot will literally push your buttons, automating any device

The collection of available Internet of Things products is growing, and with each new connected device it seems we also get a new automation tool. In …

Photographers Took Wildly Different Pictures Of This One Guy Because Of Backstory

Canon Australia's experiment aims to show a photograph is "shaped more by the person behind the camera than by what's in front of it".<p>"I thought that's really strange...these don't look like portraits of the character I thought [he was]", said one.

Do humans stand a chance in Earth’s sixth mass extinction?

Scientists recently suggested that the Earth’s sixth mass extinction has begun. As terrifying as that sounds, surely humans are too smart and too important to get wiped out? Paleontologists have long tried to shed light on this question by looking for general rules that might predict the survival …

Extinction