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Everything You Should Know About Happy Relationships in One Infographic

From communication to intimacy, this data visual has it all covered.<br>Read More

Happiness

Patched Desktop PC: Meltdown & Spectre Benchmarked

Following up to our initial testing of the Meltdown patch for Windows 10, today we're looking deeper into the matter by testing a patched desktop …

Computer Hardware

How to make Millionaire Mashed Potatoes

I served these with my umami beef rib roast for Christmas dinner, and my wife, who considers herself a spuds aficionado and isn’t prone to hyperbole, …

mashed potatoes

How to Write a Proper Follow-Up Email After You've Been 'Ghosted' | Inc.com

You’re bound to get inbox-ghosted during your career. And if my experience is any indication, it’s bound to happen more than once.<p>But what are you supposed to do when all you get from a well-crafted email is radio silence? At what point does it go from persistence to nagging? To help you navigate …

Employment

Is vegetarianism the natural option?

In the world of nutrition, there's no debate as fiery and fierce as the one between meat eaters and vegetarians. In this Spotlight feature, we ask …

John Oliver Explains How Donald Trump Has Destroyed America Over the Last Year — Watch

The late night host spent the entirety of the "Last Week Tonight" season finale by examining Trump's incredibly dangerous first year in office.<p>John …

United States

I'm a recruiter, and there are 34 words and phrases that you can put on your resume to show any hiring manager you're a leader

One of the most common types of people I work with are those aiming to elevate their brand messaging to more loudly announce, "I'm one hell of a leader!" as they change jobs.<p>It's one thing to be good at tasks, projects, and areas of specialization, but if you're aspiring to manage teams, you simply …

This Leadership Book Is One of the Most Critically Acclaimed Ever. Here's Why You Need to Reread It | Inc.com

In my job, I spend a lot of time working with emerging leaders. Sometimes, they are leaders making a jump to a VP level role for the first time. Sometimes, I work with companies to develop programs that help their highest potential leaders take that next step.<p>Regardless of the circumstance, we …

Leadership

12 Expert Slow Cooker Tips You'll Wish You Knew About Sooner

How to cut cleanup time, upgrade flavor and texture, and make your week ahead a whole lot easier.<p>So whether you're already a slow cooker connoisseur or a total newbie, we wanted to share some super-useful hacks for how to get the most out of the thing.<p>For this, we turned to an expert: Sarah …

Cooking

6 Healthy Crock-Pot Recipes For Women Who Have Literally Zero Time

Ah, the slow cooker. This staple of the ’70s housewife has become one of our most trusted kitchen gadgets—especially when it comes to eating healthy. …

Stop pretending you really know what AI is and read this instead

You’ve probably heard the news: AI is going to take your job. Wait, no: It’s going to create a new job for you. AI is going to kill us all! Wait, no it’s not. AI is already totally smarter than us at, like, all the smart things. But that probably doesn’t matter? Neural networks. Machine learning. …

This Egg Dish From LA's Eggslut Is Going To Be Your New Favorite

Coddled eggs and potato puree -- breakfast doesn't get any better than this.<p>There’s a breakfast place in Los Angeles’ Grand Central Market called Eggslut, and it’s famous for a dish known as “the Slut.”<p>But it’s not the risqué name that brings this dish its notoriety. It’s the fact that the chef who …

Breakfast

Tired of Ending Your Emails With 'Regards'? Here Are 69 Other Options | Inc.com

I have an embarrassing confession: The vast majority of the time, I sign off my emails with "Thanks!" It doesn't matter if I have anything to show appreciation for or not--it tends to be my default signature.<p>When I'm not busy expressing my gratitude for absolutely nothin'? I go with a standard …

Owe

Dear tech dudes, stop being so dumb about women

I want to talk about a relatively little-discussed aspect of the venture-capitalist sexual-harassment revelations that have rocked the Valley of late. In their wake, I have seen, first- and secondhand, men react with statements which can be collectively paraphrased as “Now I’m nervous about hiring …

AI Is Inventing Languages Humans Can’t Understand. Should We Stop It?

Researchers at Facebook realized their bots were chattering in a new language. Then they stopped it.<p>Bob: “I can can I I everything else.”<p>Alice: “Balls have zero to me to me to me to me to me to me to me to me to.”<p>To you and I, that passage looks like nonsense. But what if I told you this nonsense …

Kahlua Bowl Cake and Variations

This popular dessert is layered with chocolate cake, Kahlua, pudding, and whipped topping. Add sliced strawberries or bananas to the layers, or top …

The Simplest, Easiest Method for Making Fruit Crisp

Crisps are quintessential dessert fare, with many of us having fond memories of spring rhubarb or fall apple crisps in the memory banks of our …

Baking

7 Stuffed Cabbage Recipes You Won't Find at Grandma's House

When you hear the words <i>stuffed cabbage</i>, you’re probably not immediately Googling where to find such a thing. But stay with us—these recipes prove …

Cooking

AI is designing ridiculously meaningless inspirational memes

Artificial Intelligence is two parts impressive, three part terrifying. We’ve had DeepMind turning texts into pictures, AI beating champions at chess and sex robots that will soon be just about able to steal your mans. Now there’s Inspirobot, generating sometimes dark, but always truly bizarre …

Artificial Intelligence

The best free and paid Android app development courses

If you’ve been thinking of becoming an Android developer, now is the time to jump in.<p>Android is by far the most popular smartphone operating system and it gives developers a huge amount of flexibility in terms of what they can do.<p>Learning to build apps is fun, highly rewarding, and it can be very …

Android News

These Gluten-Free Tahini Brownies Are Annoyingly Good

Our brownie standards were high, but this recipe just raised the bar.<p>When <b>Amanda Shapiro</b>, the editor of Healthyish, told me she had an idea for some really special brownies she wanted me to develop, I got a bit overexcited. Then she clarified: Not those kind of brownies. She wanted dairy-free tahini …

Dessert

22 Delicious Salads That Are Actually Filling Enough To Eat For Dinner

Salads can be way tastier than you'd think.

Food

The Chatbot Therapist Will See You Now

Chatbots are taking over the world. Over the past few years, virtual help agents have taken on surprisingly sensitive jobs in modern society: …

Making A Career Transition To Technology (It's Not Rocket Science)

<i>This is the third column in an ongoing series from David K. Williams called “</i><i>Ask Dave.” This one addresses an important question from marketing manager</i> Heather Nemelka<i>, who is hoping to pivot her career into technology:</i><p><i>Hi Dave! When I was in college, the Internet didn’t exist, and I didn’t know a</i> …

Employment

19 Three-Ingredient Lunches So Easy You Can Bring Them to Work

How many times have you vowed to pack lunch more often, but ended up falling off the wagon and going back to …

Healthy Eating

The Noodle Salads We're Bringing to Every Summer Party

These pasta salad recipes are so good, you'll forget to miss the mayo.<p>Whenever I see a pasta salad at a summer potluck or barbecue, I want it to be <i>so good,</i> but it never is. Often, those fusilli-or-cavatappi numbers are mayonnaise-y and heavy with with weird bits of carrot and bell pepper. For our …

Cooking

I Tried 8 "Miracle" Pinterest Recipes And Here's How They Actually Turned Out

Some were definitely too good to be true.

5 Cheats to Help You Become A Better Developer

If you need help as a developer, there's a great online community to ask and a hosting site to learn the secrets of others' code.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Great developers work with probably hundreds of thousands of variables and moving parts to create incredibly …

The five universal laws of human stupidity

In 1976, a professor of economic history at the University of California, Berkeley published an essay outlining the fundamental laws of a force he perceived as humanity’s greatest existential threat: Stupidity.<p>Stupid people, Carlo M. Cipolla explained, share several identifying traits: they are …

Critical Thinking

Bird watching, for people who hate birds

The Fuck-tailed Flycatcher, the White-breasted Butt Nugget, and the Goddamned Canada Goose<p>Birds look mean, you can’t pet them, and they shit on you. Maybe I loathe them because I’ve lived in cities my whole life, and my few interactions with birds consist of the following:<p>pigeons (aka rats with …

Birds