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Google location tracking: Turn it off for real

Google is watching you. That's what everyone says half-jokingly about the search giant, which has often been accused of Big Brother-style monitoring of your searches, voice activity and location.<p>Now it appears that even if you manually disable Google Location History, Google Maps and other apps may …

Maps

15 Houseplants That Can Remove Toxins In Your Home

"Formaldehyde? I don't know her." —Your home.<p><b>Read more:</b><p>• Here's How To Slice An Aloe Vera Leaf<p>• Only An Expert Plant Parent Can Get 9/12 On This Quiz<p>• 9 Natural Ways To Keep Mosquitoes At Bay This Summer

Plants

3 Books That Will Transform Your Thinking on Success Habits

Do you ever regret agreeing to something?<p>Maybe you said yes when you should have said “no”.<p>You said yes to a meeting that you knew was going to be a …

Self-improvement

How to speak puppy: a visual guide to doggy body language

From tail height and posture to pricked ears and eye contact, vet and clinical animal behaviourist Kendal Shepherd reveals what your dog is trying to tell you

Language

Barbados Establishes An Apiary Lab | GIS

<b>(Stock Photo)</b><p>Efforts are under way to boost Barbados’ bee and honey production levels and to destigmatise the fear residents have of the natural …

Florida

107 free online courses from the best colleges in the US — including Princeton, Harvard, and Yale

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Coursera was founded by two professors at Stanford University. Shutterstock/MintImages<p>Every year, US News & Reports releases its ranking …

Online Education

How to download a copy of everything Google knows about you

If you use Google services, there's a really easy way to download everything you have stored on the company's servers.<p>This is particularly important …

Facebook isn’t the only one watching. Protect your privacy with these 5 apps

Right now, Facebook is coming under all kinds of fire for allegedly abusing data as part of the Cambridge Analytica scandal. But Facebook is far from …

This is how to increase your attention span: 5 secrets from neuroscience

The human brain is the most amazing thing in the universe. It got us to the moon, built the pyramids, cured smallpox … <i>And it also can’t seem to go 6</i> …

How to Stop Your Mind From Wandering During Meditation

Active meditation can prevent intrusive thoughts from sabotaging your practice.<p>The virtues of meditation and mindfulness are being extoled almost …

Mindfulness

HDR Food Photography: Giving Your Pics a Surreal Oomph

From the Spoon HQ offices to chapter meetings, here's what's up in the Spooniverse.<p>HDR Food Photography: Giving Your Insta-Pics That Surreal Oomph …

Flipboard

How to share photos without blasting them all over the internet

Show off cute baby pics without losing your privacy.<p>When you've got a photo to show off, you don't necessarily want to plaster it all over your Twitter or Instagram accounts for the whole world to see. For example, you might want to display a photo of your adorable tot for his grandparents—without …

Apps

Pin by CaraBat on Photography | Pinterest | Infographic, Tech and Life hacks

Pinterest<p>This Pin was discovered by CaraBat. Discover (and save!) your own Pins on …

How To Become Indispensable At Work This Year

You can gain some job security and maybe even a promotion by taking these actions.<p>Virtually every office has one: that employee who is the go-to contact and seems to know everything and everyone. The office can’t run without her. No one wants to think about what would happen if he ever left.<p>Being …

20 Top Tips for Less Labor, More Leisure

Here are some proven ways to free up more time in the short run and build a smooth path to financial freedom in the long term.

6 Qualities of Extremely Likable People, According to Science

Are you interested in others? This would be a good start.<p>There are so many factors to consider when it comes to being a person that will attract others to you. Perhaps showcasing your emotional intelligence and keeping your cool under pressure is a feature of your likability.<p>If you're looking to …

Ten tips that will make you a master of Instagram

It is one of the fastest-growing social networks, but are you making the most of its photo and video features? Get some handy hints<p>When Instagram was launched in October 2010, it was an app for applying stylish “filters” to your photos and sharing them with friends. Six and a half years (and a $1bn …

Understanding these three principles will help you develop true intrinsic motivation

What motivates us? Fear and punishment? Or money, fame, and power?<p>One train of thought, called self-determination theory, starts from the idea that all humans have the natural—or intrinsic—tendency to behave in effective and healthful ways.<p>Central to self-determination theory, or SDT, is the …

Six ways to look like you’re in charge

You know how when certain people enter a room, they command the attention of everyone they interact with? We want you to be that person at in the …

How to add watermarks to photos on your iPhone or iPad

How do I add watermarks to my photos on my iPhone or iPad?Whether you're a beauty influencer looking to protect their valuable makeup shots, a …

9 Surprising Reasons Why Coffee Is Really Good for You

Coffee has some pretty remarkable things going for it. Time for another cup.<p>Have you ever wondered why our society seems so obsessed with that delicious dark liquid called coffee? Coffee appears in almost every movie, billboard, or short commercial break. It's everywhere--and for good reason. It …

How to Eliminate Body Odor Naturally | Health and Beauty Info

Many factors cause body odor, such as heredity, excess weight, hormonal factors, body hygiene, mental development, smoking and alcohol. Unhealthy …

10 Brilliant Uses For Eggshells

And you thought eggs were amazing simply for their protein content. These clever uses for the shells, courtesy of First For Women, elevate eggs to superstar status.<p><b>1. Pest-proof your garden in a jiffy</b><br>Between the deer, slugs, and snails, you're worried that come May, you won't have any plants left …

The fiery partnership between two great psychologists can help explain why some relationships fall apart

They say that opposites attract. But we all know opposites can also repel. They both complement and combust—and this tension is at the center of Michael Lewis’s new book, <i>The Undoing Project</i>.<p><i>The Undoing Project</i> offers a keen-eyed look at the complex partnership between the great psychologists Daniel …

Critical Thinking

Why You Need to Manage Your Energy Not Your Time

Putting in longer hours will backfire - follow these four pillars of energy management to become more productive<p>You feel the pull from every angle. Your home life demands your time. Your work life demands your time. Managing time can feel like the right solution. But if you're mentally, physically, …

How to work less, get better results

When you’ve eliminated everything you don’t need to do, you can focus on ways to increase your efficiency while doing the important tasks.<p>The internet is full of lifehacks that give you tips to help you work better. I’ll just mention a few of them that I use the most (you can Google the rest).<p>The …

Lifehacks