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Emerging Technology

7 Best Dividend Stocks to Buy Now

They may not get your blood pumping, but these shares offer just what you need in this post-Brexit world.<p>The best dividend stocks to buy now are …

40 Science Fiction and Fantasy Books That Will Rock Your World In 2016

2015 was a fantastic year for books, including a lot of titles that did things we’d never seen before. But 2016 looks like it could be just as …

Science Fiction

Top 10 family adventure holidays in Europe

These family-friendly adventure holidays answer the call of the wild – but are perfectly doable for a wide range of ages<p>Top 10 UK hostels, cabins and farmstays for families<p>Cycling, Austrian Tyrol<p>With dramatic mountains all around, this self-guided cycling holiday with Saddle Skedaddle starting in …

Top 10

The 11 Daily Habits of Supremely Happy People

We all have different goals, values, beliefs, and experiences, but there is one universal thing that binds us all: We just want to be happy. But for the most part, happiness seems more like an existential dream than an attainable reality.<p>Yet, everything we think, say, and do are linked to our …

Happiness

Here Are 10 Powerful New Insights From The Science Of Happiness

<i>This article first appeared on Greater Good, the online magazine of the Greater Good Science Center at UC Berkeley.</i><p>More than a decade after <i>Greater Good</i> first started reporting on the science of compassion, generosity, happiness—what we call “the science of a meaningful life”—the research in our …

Psychology

With Samsung's 'Bio-Processor,' Wearable Health Tech Is About To Get Weird

Another tool for the 'worried well' generation.<p>On Tuesday, Samsung announced that it would begin mass producing its first-ever "Bio-Processor." This is a new processor specifically designed for the monitoring and computing of physiological metrics such as heart rate, skin temperature, body fat, …

Medical Technology

Do Your Due Diligence Mother Fucker — Knowledge Crunching in Your Startup

Fail fast does not mean you must stupidly fail 1 million times in order to converge to success you fool! Do your due diligence mother fucker!<p>F<b>ail …

UX Design

DENT: The stock market will start to crash by February, if not sooner

We recently learned that existing home sales in November crashed 10.5% from the month before.<p>Guess when the last time was when we saw these levels? The housing crisis of the mid- to late-2000s!<p>I also recently shared a chart showing a cataclysmic 82% drop in the ratio of new home sales to the U.S. …

Stock Markets

Best Car Roof Racks and Cargo Boxes

Load up and hit the great outdoors with these new roof racks and storage solutions.<p>As cities grow more dense, and the need for compact vehicles becomes more prevalent, the need for clever storage rapidly becomes essential. Over the years, many YouTube fail videos have shown us what can go wrong …

Pakistan

ICYMI: Silicon Valley's Homeless And Female Friendship Psychology

<i>ICYMI Health features what we're reading this week.</i><p>During the lull between the holidays this week, we caught up on some of the long reads we put aside for leisurely reading.<p>One piece explored the plight of the homeless in otherwise resource-rich Silicon Valley. Another traced the harrowing story of …

CRUD in HTML, JavaScript, and jQuery Using the Web API

In my last article (CODE Magazine, November/December 2015), I showed you how to manipulate data in an HTML table using only JavaScript and jQuery. …

10 of the best travel apps … that you'll actually use

No one needs a smartphone full of gimmicky apps. We’ve rounded up a selection of the best tools for the digital-savvy traveller<p>The updated 2017 version of the best travel apps<p>Citymapper<p>For a long time, whenever I was spotted using Google Maps to navigate London’s public transport network a friend …

Apps