Alvin Ramkissoon

338 Flips | 1 Magazine | 1,306 Likes | 10 Followers | @Alvyz1 | Scholar for life. This is the best way to learn & invest ur time in reading than ever before. I like reading since early age. It does give you a much better memory for sure. Ease for words when u need to say something important. I do talk alot as well guess it's no brainer. To know what's happening is to live confidently... Catch me @alvyz1

Google may get access to genetic data for patients — here's why that might be a problem

Now I have discovered that Google has met with Genomic England - a company set up by the Department of Health to deliver the 100,000 Genomes Project - to discuss whether DeepMind could get involved.<p>If this were to happen, it could help bring down costs and speed up genetic sequencing - potentially …

Genetics

Darksiders 3 Officially Announced, First Trailer and Story Details Revealed

In recent months, THQ Nordic (formerly Nordic Games) has released remastered editions of both <i>Darksiders</i> games. It appears that these titles were …

‘Never-Ending Man: Hayao Miyazaki’ Trailer: Documentary Explores the Life and Work of the Studio Ghibli Co-Founder

The film follows the Academy Award-winning animator and filmmaker in the wake of his decision to retire.<p>NHK WORLD TV has released the first teaser …

Anime

New The Dark Tower Posters Released, First Trailer to Be Debuted Tomorrow

Two teasers have also been released in anticipation of tomorrow's trailer.<p>Two new posters have been released for The Dark Tower, with the film's …

This Artificially Intelligent Speech Generator Can Fake Anyone’s Voice

The human voice, with all its subtlety and nuance, is proving to be an exceptionally difficult thing for computers to emulate. Using a powerful new …

Scientists Uncover The First Ever Evidence of The Multiverse

For years, scientists have been baffled by a weird anomaly far away in space: a mysterious “Cold Spot” about 1.8 billion light-years across. It is …

The Worst Ingredients That Are Slowing Your Metabolism, According To A Doctor

Many of us do our best to eat healthy and exercise to stay in shape, but it does feel like a daily battle, right? And maybe not one that we're …

Thinking About Quitting Your Job? Make Sure You Do This 1 Thing Before You Leave

If you're going to leave, leave the right way.<p>Whenever someone decides it's time to leave their job, there is a tendency to want to rush the process--especially if it's a job you never much enjoyed. In the weeks or even months leading up to the departure, people like to say, "Well, I'm going to …

nilay patel on Twitter: "All anyone wanted was a MacBook Air with a Retina Display, and Microsoft gave it to ‘em. https://t.co/pGXmL4dQbi"

New conversation<p>New conversation<p>Replying to @<b>reckless</b> @<b>hobiehenning</b><p>They actually have them a Chromebook<p>1 reply 0 retweets 0 likes<p>End of …

A psychologist’s surprisingly reassuring advice for socially awkward people

Growing up, I was a socially awkward kid. Cool people seemed to occupy the opposite end of the social spectrum. Still, I was always trying to <i>seem</i> cool—whether was my stint as an aspiring break dancer or my measured decision to never again wear my <i>Battlestar Galactica</i> T-shirt to school.<p>Of course, as …

Self-help

SpaceX's most recent rocket landing looks like something out of science fiction

When SpaceX gets it right, it really gets it right.<p>The Elon Musk-founded private spaceflight successfully landed a Falcon 9 rocket back on Earth …

This is exactly how long you need to meditate for it to work

Sure, the idea of being that person in the office who’s always blissed out (instead of anxious and overcaffeinated) sounds pretty great—and it’s been …

With Project Scorpio And The PS5, Have The Console Wars Taken A Ceasefire?

For a long, long time, there was no cultural battle more fraught, more excessive, more absurd than the console wars. Which console you bought tended to define what you wanted out of gaming, and each wave of new consoles opened up a new front in an ongoing struggle. Once-mighty armies fell from …

26 Recipes That Will Make You Love Vegetables

Your taste buds won’t know what hit ‘em​<p>If you were asked to choose between a giant steak or a head of broccoli, we have a feeling you’d go right for the juicy hunk of meat. We get it: Looking at a giant pan of raw vegetables isn’t exactly exciting (or always appetizing, for that matter).<p>Most …

15 Traits of the Worst Leaders (Avoid at All Costs)

Success becomes a lot harder if you have any of these toxic traits.<p>Take a second to think about the best and worst bosses you've ever had. Think about the difference in how you feel thinking about one versus the other. Now that you're the leader, what feeling are you giving your team?<p>It's no …

8 Reasons Why Happy Couples Rarely Share Their Relationship Statuses on Social Media

Northwestern University found those who posted more frequently about their partner actually feel insecure in their relationship.<p>I'm sure I'm not the only one who gets a little annoyed by <i>that</i> couple on social media. You know who I'm talking about. Their profile pictures are selfies of them together …

Microsoft's Big Surface Phone Secret Revealed by Qualcomm CEO

Last week, I wrote a post expressing the school of thought that Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) ‘s rumored Surface Phone is not a smartphone. …

How five-month-old babies know what’s funny

Teasing is the infant’s attempt to playfully provoke another person into interacting.<p>Before they speak or crawl or walk or achieve many of the other …

Psychology

10 Deeper Ways to Show Your Love

The commercialism of the Valentine’s Day season turns many people off. A holiday that celebrates love shouldn't cost you a cent. Here are 10 things …

Relationships

50 Grilled Cheese

Make a sandwich from Food Network Magazine for any meal of the day—even dessert!<p>Andrew Purcell<p>Classic (No. 1)<p><b>How to make grilled cheese:</b><p><b>1. Heat 1</b> …

Asian Spice Rubbed Ribs with Pineapple-Ginger BBQ Sauce and Black and White Sesame Seeds

For the sauce: Heat the oil over medium-high heat in a heavy-bottomed medium saucepan. Add the garlic, ginger and onions and cook until soft, about 5 …

5 Reasons 'John Wick: Chapter 2' Was a Rare Bigger Sequel at the Box Office

Great reviews and perfect counter-programming helped the Keanu Reeves film shoot its way to a strong debut<p>Lionsgate’s shoot-em-up action thriller …

“The OA” Season two is coming, and it could be great

<b>The OA (Netflix/Jojo Whilden)</b><p>The show should follow the lead of another show with a troubled first season<p>Max Cea<p>February 12, 2017 8:30pm (UTC)<p>When Netflix released Brit Marling and Zal Batmanglij’s metaphysical suburban sci-fi tale, “The OA,” in December, the streaming service billed the show as “a …

TV

17 Cheesy Slow-Cooker Casseroles Your Dinner Rotation Needs

Slow-cooker casseroles are a guaranteed dinnertime win, especially cheesy slow-cooker casseroles. For those times when you want nothing more than …

This Technology Could Replace the Keyboard and Mouse

For the early part of my technology career, keyboards were the only user interface available. Even with early machines like the Apple II and the …

The Magicians season 2 review: act your age

“Everything’s under control” — until it isn’t<p>The first season of Syfy’s <i>The Magicians</i> focused on a group of college students forced to grow up, and grow up quickly, in order to respond to a transdimensional threat. They had to learn magic while navigating the minefield of freshman year — …

What Happens to Your Brain and Body When You Quit Sugar for 30 Days?

Jacqueline Raposo expected some drastic changes, but not the ones she wound up going through, so she hit up a neuroscientist, a doctor, and a sugar …

Diabetes

Three Simple Ways to Stop Weeds In Your Garden Early

Planting season will soon be here, and if you’re planning a garden, you should also consider how you’re going to control weeds. Our friends at the …

A Fresh Look at the History of Shakespeare Gardens

Over the centuries, Shakespeare gardens have endured as a beloved tradition among green-thumbed fans of The Bard. Traditionally, a Shakespeare garden aims to include every plant mentioned in the poet’s plays. A simple-enough idea, but dip into any one of his works, and you’ll soon find a myriad of …