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Top 10 Cheat Sheets to Help You Master Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office is still the most popular office suite used by companies and individuals across the world. These Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and …

Software
Social Media

Here's a reminder of just how huge Google search truly is

But self-driving cars and smart contact lenses aside, search is still Google's bread-and-butter.<p>Here are some fun facts about it:

AdWords

These coffee doughnut muffins are everything you want for breakfast, and more

Think of these coffee doughnut muffins as your favorite breakfast hits all rolled into one. First, there's the cake, rich with butter, a hint of freshly brewed coffee and the subtle tang of buttermilk. The muffins are basted with more butter while they're still warm, then rolled in a mixture of …

Breakfast

To Infinity: How NASA envisioned life aboard giant spaceships back in 1970s (PICTURES)

With the help of Princeton physicist Gerard O’Neill, NASA’s Ames Research Center and Stanford University conducted three space colony summer studies …

Space Science

The 4 Keys to Keeping Love Alive Long-Term

Source: racorn/Shutterstock<p>A commercial for Kia Motors featuring supermodel Adriana Lima that aired during the Super Bowl painted a pretty sad state …

Happiness

MoD gravity sensor breakthrough to 'see underground or through walls'

A scientific breakthrough in a Ministry of Defence research project could pave the way for a scanners that one day could see underground or through walls.<p>A team of scientists including experts at the MoD’s Porton Down labs have developed a new device that can detect tiny fluctuations in gravity.<p>The …

BAE Systems

Warriors Coach Steve Kerr Just Showed a Completely Different Side of Emotional Intelligence

Kerr's recent response may not be acceptable at your place of work, but it teaches a valuable lesson.<p>Emotional intelligence and basketball: two of my favorite subjects.<p>Emotional intelligence (EI), put simply, is a person's ability to recognize and understand emotions (both his or her own and those …

Emotional Intelligence

5 of Ireland's Best Castles-Turned-Hotels

It’s pretty safe to assume that as a child you had dreams of one day living in and owning your own castle (thanks, Disney). Although we may have …

Ireland

Samsung Galaxy S7 Real Camera Review: Fewer Pixels, More Light

Bermuda Triangle mystery: Missing ships victim of enormous methane blowouts on ocean floor?

Scientists may have discovered the secret behind the notorious Bermuda Triangle: methane bubble explosions. Giant craters on the seabed around …

Methane

Drug Dealers Explain How They Keep Their Hustles Secret from Their Families

<i>Breaking Bad</i> is probably the best known pop-culture example of a drug merchant's life getting turned inside-out, but it happens to ordinary people the world over. We interviewed several about how dealing complicated their lives and relationships.<p>The are many reasons people deal drugs, but …

Drug Addiction

11 Things You Need to Sleep Better at Night

So you can wake up feeling more refreshed and alert.<p>What would you do for better-quality shut eye? Pay a million dollars? Name your first child after someone? Okay, maybe you wouldn't go that far — and that's fine, because you don't have to. These accessories are all intended to help you sleep more …

Galaxy S7 Giving iPhone 6s Trouble On (At Least) Two Fronts

A new Samsung or Apple phone is a game of one-upmanship. So, it shouldn’t come as a great shock that Samsung’s just-released phone is besting the iPhone 6s in (at least) two key areas.<p>Among a host of tweaks and improvements, Samsung has come through with a better camera and display. So, how does …

Mobile Technology

3 Scientifically Proven Ways to Optimize Your Brain

If your meetings are sputtering, rewiring the gray matter may help get employees reconnected.<p>The co-founders of Aditazz, which uses software to design and construct hospitals and other specialized buildings, were beyond frustrated. Zigmund Rubel, an architect, wanted to design buildings in one …

Radio flash tracked to faraway galaxy

<b>For the first time, scientists have tracked the source of a "fast radio burst" - a fleeting explosion of radio waves which, in this case, came from a galaxy six billion light-years away.</b><p>The cause of the big flash, only the seventeenth ever detected, remains a puzzle, but spotting a host galaxy is a …

Astrophysics

A new force in drug trafficking reaches Tijuana

Menacing, crudely written signs hung from highway bridges or left with mutilated corpses have delivered the message: Mexico's fastest-growing drug trafficking group, Cartel Jalisco Nueva Generacion, is now in Tijuana — and fighting to expand its influence.<p>The group's growing presence coincides with …

Mexico

How the First Gravitational Waves Were Found

After decades of speculation and searching, a signal came through. It promises to change our understanding of the universe.<p><i>Note: On October 3, 2017, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences announced that the Nobel Prize in Physics would be awarded to Rainer Weiss, Kip Thorne, and Barry Barish, three</i> …

Drake & ASAP Rocky – Wu-Tang Forever (Remix)

After dropping “5 STARS” yesterday, New York rapper ASAP Rocky returns with another new track titled “ABOVE.” The description reads “THIS IS JUST A…<p>1 …

Rap & Hip-Hop

James Cameron read an early 'Deadpool' script years ago — here's what he thought

Screenwriters Paul Wernick and Rhett Reese told Tech Insider that at one time they even enlisted directors David Fincher ("The Social Network") and James Cameron ("Titanic," "Avatar") to read over early scripts for the film to try and help it gain attention.<p>"The project was so very difficult to …

David Fincher

These Chaotic Illustrations Aren't Trying to Be Charming (But Still Are)

Tom O'Hern exposes himself through his art.<p>Known to travel armed with a pack of homemade stickers to make his mark on defaceable public property, Tasmanian artist Tom O’Hern has a large output of paintings, photos, drawings, animations, outdoor stencil work, and graffiti. He centers all these …

Artists

Obama proposes $4.1 trillion spending plan in final White House budget

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama proposed a $4.1 trillion spending plan for fiscal year 2017 on Tuesday in a final White House budget that met immediate Republican resistance for its cost and reliance on tax hikes to fund domestic priorities.<p>Obama, a Democrat who leaves office …

Barack Obama

Five great Android apps to add a dash of science to your life

We've gotten used to the fact that we our phones can be used as anything from a flashlight to a video camera at a moment's notice. It's easy to get …

Stephen Hawking

In charts: what happens to share prices after a dividend cut?

New data sheds light on the fate of firms that pay shareholders less<p>When a share yields significantly more than the stock market as a whole, it’s often taken as a sign that a cut in the dividend is on the way. The share price, the argument goes, already reflects the lower income that investors will …

Investing

American nightmare: Rich & poor, middle-class no more

America’s once-glorified middle-class is on its way to being relegated to the history books; an artifact of a bygone era when good-paying jobs, …

Can I Trust Retirement Savings Calculators?

Retirement calculators are great for getting a handle on how much you need to save for retirement – provided the information is accurate.<p><b>Q: All the</b> …

Patriots' Microsoft Surface Tablets Stop Working During AFC Championship Game

A year after Deflategate became a thing in the AFC Championship Game, the New England Patriots ran into a problem with some of their sideline equipment in the same round.<p>Tabletgate.<p>Early in Sunday's AFC Championship Game in Denver, New England's Microsoft Surface tablets stopped working.<p>CBS …

Parents Of Ex-Marine Battling Addiction Face A Difficult Decision

Pat and Gheorghe say that for the last 16 years, their ex-Marine son, Rich, has been battling an addiction to drugs and alcohol, and despite numerous rehabs and sober houses, he has not stayed clean. The parents have spent more than $225,000 on Rich in the last eight years, including renting …

FTSE 100 closes lower as oil price rally vanishes

Market Report: Lloyds hit by slashed price target