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Eight Samsung Galaxy tricks you can't do on any other phone

Make the most of your smartphone.<p>Samsung likes to add its own flourishes to the Android operating system, which means Galaxy phones boast quite a few unique features that you won't find on standard Android devices—or iPhones for that matter. We've collected eight tips and tricks that should work on …

Graphene film makes dirty water drinkable in a single step

Every year, millions of people around the world die from drinking unclean water. Now, researchers have developed a process that can purify water, no matter how dirty it is, in a single step. Scientists from Australian research organization CSIRO have created a filtration technique using a graphene …

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Replay Video<p>SETTINGS<p>OFF<p>HD<p>HQ<p>SD<p>LO<p><i>Video provided by Dailymotion</i><p>Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from …

4,000 years of the rise and fall of world empires in one chart

Imagine creating a timeline of your country's whole history stretching back to its inception.<p>It would be no small task, and simply weighing the relative importance of so many great people, technological achievements, and pivotal events would be a tiny miracle in itself.<p>While that seems like a …

Great Depression

These secret Netflix codes uncover a list of 'hidden' films and TV shows — and it's easy to use them

To access the extra content, all you need to do is add the code for the desired genre or sub genre to the end of the usual Netflix URL.<p>For example, to access the list for "action & adventure," you would add the code 1365, making your URL become: http://www.netflix.com/browse/genre/1365.<p>Niche sub …

TV shows

10 Little Things to Remember When Life No Longer Excites You

Once upon a time, there was a girl who could do anything in the world she wanted. All she had to do was choose something and focus. So one day she …

Painting

These 11 Rules Will Change Your Life Forever

There are people on this planet who wake up every day and don’t know why.<p>It’s those who ask this question and follow through with action that live …

27 Men's Style Charts That'll Help Every Man Look Good AF

Go forth and look sharp.

Manager Tips for Keeping Millennial Employees

It is a simple strategy that rewards employees in the currency they value most — their time.<p>Myth: Millennials Don't Want to Put in the Hours to Get …

9 Ways to Become Mentally Tough According to a Former Marine

You can read every leadership book out there, until you’re an expert in the art of managing other people.<p>But ultimately, this knowledge is useless if …

Self-improvement

20 Quick Tips to Improve Your Productivity

We all want to be productive, right? And no matter how productive we are, we all want to be more productive still. This is good, assuming we have …

Productivity

An Illustrated Guide to Writing Scenes and Stories

Jeff VanderMeer explains the ins and outs of using scenes in imaginative fiction<p><i>The writing workshop/lecture</i> Wonderbook: Scenes <i>is an edited version,</i> …

Creative Writing

Why INDEX-MATCH Is Far Better Than VLOOKUP or HLOOKUP in Excel - Advanced Excel Tips & Tricks

VLOOKUP is a powerful and much-used Excel function. If you’re not familiar, it finds a lookup value in a table and returns the corresponding value of …

Data Science

The Ideal Sitting Posture and Workspace Setup for Healthy Desk Workers

By now, everyone knows that sitting all day is damaging your body, so it’s important to move around and stay active. But how you sit between those …

Pain

5 Shoe Charts Every Guy Needs In Their Life

Available on iOS & Android only.<p>Tag<p>This is sensitive<p>Attribute original poster<p>We remove posts that include copyright or trademark infringement. If …

How to make money the startup way

Startups

The reason so many executives fail at leading teams

<i>MPW Insider is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s answer for:</i> …

Leadership

How to Set Up an All-In-One Retro Emulator with RetroArch

Everything You Need to Know About the Art of Sushi, In One Graphic

The fine art of sushi isn’t something to take lightly—good chefs train for decades, and good sushi restaurants have customs all their own. This guide …

How To Master Your Life With The Decision-Making Diet

When I first noticed that Steve Jobs, Barack Obama and Mark Zuckerberg are mostly seen in the same clothes, I wondered why these powerful and wealthy …

Top 10 TED Talks That Could Change Your Life

There’s no time like the present to grow or refine ourselves a little bit more, and few resources are as helpful as TED talks. In that vein, here are …

The Ten ‘Commandments’ of Sushi – Gone – Medium

My first lunch at Yajima Sushi, in Tokyo, felt more like a kidnapping.<p>There were open spots at the counter. But the chef, Susumu Yajima, instructed …

The 37 Best Websites to Learn Something New

Forget overpriced schools, long days in a crowded classroom, and pitifully poor results. These websites and apps cover myriads of science, art, and …

Learning

Make Friends With Your Future Self to Get Better at Future Planning

How many times in your adult life have you cursed younger you? “Dammit, past Eric, why didn’t you start working out earlier?” Many bad habits occur …

The Brain

Four Signs Your Career Has Stalled (and It's Time to Move On)

You’ve been doing the same tasks for as long as you can remember. New skills? New responsibilities? Can’t really name any off the top of your head. …