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66 Positive Things You Should Be Saying to Your Child

In a world where saying "no" is usually a lot easier than saying "yes," it is important to bring up children who don't feel that negativity has a higher value than positivity. Encouraging words can have a truly lasting effect on your kiddos years and years after you've said them, so we should …

Happiness

400 free online courses with credits that can count towards your degree

These days, more and more universities are offering for-credit programs via MOOCs or Massive Open Online Courses. What started with a small number of degree programs, such as the iMBA from the University of Illinois (Coursera) and Georgia Tech’s Online Master of Science in Computer Science …

Online Education

These Free Online Courses From Google Will Boost Your Career No Matter What Business You're In

From product design to LinkedIn strategies, Google has a lot to teach executives and entrepreneurs.<p>Google has a lot it wants to teach us. The search giant offers a massive number of online courses, many of them targeted to students or recent graduates through Grow with Google. Others will teach you …

Online Life

5 Steps To Building A Million-Dollar Business With No Employees

Nearly seven years ago, Michelle Schroeder-Gardner started her blog, Making Sense of Cents, to share her experience of paying off student loan debt and holding herself accountable. The last thing she expected was it turning into a million-dollar business.<p>But in 2017 her business brought in …

Small Business

Bulletproof your career with multiple streams of income

There’s no longer a chance you will leave the company at which you’re currently working; the only question is when. With the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reporting the average tenure of employees is only four years, this means you’ll be fired, pushed out or jump ship on your own multiple times …

Business Administration

RESTful API Design — Step By Step Guide

The (Somewhat) definitive guide to build better APIs<p>As software developers, most of us use or build REST APIs in a day to day life. APIs are the …

Microservices

So You Want to Persuade Users? Make Things Simple!

So You Want to Persuade Users? Make Things Simple!So You Want to Persuade Users? Make Things Simple!Lyndon Cerejo 2018-07-17T16:15:38+02:00 …

UX Design

These 20 pictures will teach you more than reading 100 books

“Art isn’t only a painting. Art is anything that’s creative, passionate, and personal. An artists is someone who uses bravery, insight, creativity, …

Motivation

A video game turned this self-taught 23-year-old programmer into a budding mogul who can support his mom and brother

At one point, Alex Binello was working part-time at GameStop to pay the bills while he pursued a career as an independent game developer. Now, he finds himself at the head of one of the largest video game phenomenons you've never heard about.<p>Under the handle Alexnewtron, Binello is the co-creator …

Silicon Valley

This Online Gaming Platform Is Turning Teen Game Developers Into Millionaires

All its games are made by its users.<p>If you're under 18 or know somebody who is, there's a pretty good chance you've heard of Roblox, a massively …

Game Design

The Rule of Thirds Needs to Die a Slow and Painful Death

Rather, the rule of thirds needs to die a fast and painful death for all the damage it has done to the art and photography world.<p>The rule of thirds …

Taylor Swift's Bikini Might Be as Classic as the American Flag, If That's Possible

Taylor Swift took a break from her Reputation tour to join boyfriend Joe Alwyn on the beach in Turks and Caicos. Snorkeling and wading through the ocean called for a fashionable two-piece from Solid and Striped, but you see, there's a backstory here. Taylor has worn the swimwear brand on multiple …

Welcome to Blaine, the town Amazon Prime built

Canada’s front porch<p>Roll off the highway into Blaine, Washington, and the first thing you’ll notice is Edaleen Dairy; on a summer day, a dozen people might be lined up outside waiting for ice cream. Across the street from Edaleen is 5D Packages and its competitor Mail Boxes Plus. Turn onto H …

eCommerce

How this 34-year-old dad made $1 million off a simple Fiverr side hustle

A little over five years ago, Joel Young found himself in a situation many American families are facing: He was deeply in debt with an unpredictable …

Let's All CTFD About Kids And Masturbation

The day I couldn’t find our household jar of Vaseline, I knew. Suspicions were confirmed when the missing jar showed up empty in the teenager’s …

Researchers Studied 160 Million Memes and Found Most of Them Come From Two Websites

A study of hundreds of millions of images from Reddit, 4chan, Gab, and Twitter reveals how memes spread.<p>Researchers at University College London developed a new way to measure how memes are made and spread. What they found won’t surprise anyone who’s peered into the darker parts of the internet in …

Elle Macpherson shares the one thing that helped her to banish her 'muffin top' and gain abs

Revealed: Elle Macpherson, 54, shares her sure-fire method for banishing her 'muffin top' - and the secret she uses to get those perfect</b> …

This Is How Sleep Deprivation Affects Your Appearance

It goes from mostly bad to much worse. We're talking premature aging, puffy eyes, and being grouchy. Go to bed now!<p>It takes one cruddy night of sleep for someone to remark on how terrible you look. Like, <i>Gee, thanks</i>, as if you didn’t already feel like a shell of yourself, now you get a reminder that …

Skin Care

How to Nurture Empathy in Kids—and Why It's So Important

There are many reasons why parents should consider teaching empathy and nurturing emotional intelligence in their kids. In basic terms, empathy is …

15 Apps That Will Help Your Kids Learn This Summer (and Give You a Much-Needed Break)

Every mom worries about Summer brain drain — the slow erosion of the knowledge your child gained during the previous school year during the course of three months spent focusing on cannonballs, lightning bugs, and ice cream trucks. While teachers might not be overly concerned about the backslide …

Instagram Growth with Video is Easier than You Think

Now that Instagram is one of the fastest growing social networks, a great-looking video will attract more attention and engagement from viewers …

Why traditional 'romantic' honeymoons are a bad idea (take note, Harry and Meghan)

I know a woman whose brand new husband dumped her on the plane on the way back from their Maldives honeymoon: a fortnight was all he’d needed to confirm his regrets.<p>Another friend speaks in hushed, pained tones about her ill-fated honeymoon in south-east Asia. She recalled: “Pretty much any trip …

Futurama Taught Me Everything I Know About Compound Interest

How to turn 93c into $4.3 billion.<p><i>This article originally appeared on Deep Dish.</i><p>Futurama is one of the greatest cartoons of all time. If you haven’t seen this gem of early noughties TV, here’s the basic premise: Pizza delivery boy Fry accidentally falls into a cryogenic freezer at the turn of the …

Owners of multi-million dollar Vancouver home say they can’t stomach tax bump

Lynne Kent says owning a home in Vancouver that’s valued at $4-million isn’t the blessing it may appear to be.<p>She and her husband are among a small group of homeowners in British Columbia facing a tax bump on homes assessed at more than $3-million who say they simply can’t afford it – a claim that …

Owners Of $4M Vancouver Home Say They Can't Afford Tax Bump

They purchased the bungalow in 1972 or 1973 for about $40,000.<p>VANCOUVER — Lynne Kent says owning a home in Vancouver that's valued at $4 million …

How to build a news app with JavaScript and React Native

Requirements for building the app:<p>If you’re not familiar with these resources, don’t worry — they are quite easy to use.<p>The topics we will cover in …

Cover Photo Maker for Facebook by Desygner Pty Ltd

Create personalized timeline Facebook covers within seconds. Choose from various and<br>stylish Facebook cover templates and start customizing them to …

How To Create An Audio/Video Recording App With React Native: An In-Depth Tutorial

How To Create An Audio/Video Recording App With React Native: An In-Depth TutorialHow To Create An Audio/Video Recording App With React Native: An …

Software Engineering