Matt Mink

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How to do a clean install of OS X El Capitan

Apple on Wednesday released OS X El Capitan as a free upgrade and as a result, lots of Mac users are busy upgrading their desktop and notebook …

Operating Systems

11 actions you can take today to start getting rich, according to a self-made millionaire

The good news is that success is a learnable skill, and anyone can start thinking, acting, and making choices like the super wealthy.<p>In T. Harv Eker's bestselling book, "Secrets of the Millionaire Mind," the self-made millionaire identifies specific "millionaire mind actions" that could help you …

11 ways to speed up your Mac

New MacBooks are very tempting, but upgrading a machine that can easily be salvaged makes no sense.<p>Here are some simple, free ways to speed up your Mac.

Stethoscope meets smartphone and the heart knows it's right

Call it a May-December romance: The oldest tool in a doctor's kit (a stethoscope) meets the youngest (a smartphone). Together, they make hearts race.<p>They can hear, see, analyze and record those heartbeats too.<p>The Eko Core digital stethoscope aims to bring auscultation —- the ancient medical …

Blades of Glory: How to Make Your Knives the Sharpest in the Drawer

The most important tool in your kitchen requires a little TLC for top-notch cuts.<p>If you've never sliced something with a truly sharp knife, it's a revelation, turning an arduous task into a pleasure. We called upon the nation's expert knife makers, knife-store owners, and the ultimate knife …

Knives

These Are the Only Knives You Really Need

We're suckers for a good knife collection—but you can get any kitchen job done with these three.<p>Even as someone who has been building a collection of knives over the past 15 years, I’ll admit that I could do pretty much everything with just three of them:<p>1. 8-inch Chef’s Knife<p>Consider this a sharp …

Knives

Three ways Geronimo will change how you deal with your email

<b>Editors' note, August 27, 2015:</b> <i>Geronimo</i> <i>is now live in the Apple App Store to download.</i><p>Digging through your inbox is hardly the most fun activity of your day. A new email app called Geronimo is using gestures, like flicks and swipes, to change that. It's launching August 27 for free for iOS and …

Apps

An inhibitor persistently decreased enteric methane emission from dairy cows with no negative effect on milk production

Author contributions: A.N.H. designed research; A.N.H., J.O., F.G., T.W.F., M.T.H., H.L.W., and A.F.B. performed research; P.J.M., M.H.D., S.R.O.W., …

This map shows the US really has 11 separate 'nations' with entirely different cultures

In his fourth book, "American Nations: A History of the Eleven Rival Regional Cultures in North America," award-winning author Colin Woodard identifies 11 distinct cultures that have historically divided the US.<p>"The country has been arguing about a lot of fundamental things lately including state …

March 2015

Diversity

How the Navy SEALs Train for Leadership Excellence

Almost every world-class, high-performance organization takes training and education seriously. But Navy SEALs go uncomfortably beyond. They’re obsessive and obsessed. They are arguably the best in the world at what they do. Their dedication to relentless training and intensive preparation, …