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Why You Should Learn to Nap Like a Pro

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One thing I love more than anything else is a good nap. However, I used to feel guilty about it -- until I learned that napping is becoming a more accepted practice in today’s workplace.<p>Companies like Google, Ben & Jerry’s and …

Sleep

Adobe Lightroom mobile (iOS) review: Companion app for Lightroom supplies basic photo retouching - CNET

<b>The Good</b> Lightroom mobile incorporates a fluid interface and sufficient adjustment options to be useful.<p><b>The Bad</b> The app doesn't support metadata editing or color labels; you can't use saved presets or Smart Collections; and the synced images aren't quite high-resolution enough for judging sharpness.<p>…

Why are these V8 Supercars drivers on ice?

Australia on ice.<p>Give Volvo team drivers Scott McLaughlin and Robert Dahlgren the keys to a Polestar S60 on a wide-open frozen lake, and you're going to end up with a great video.<p><b>PHOTOS: Volvo Polestar V60 and S60 at the Chicago Auto Show</b><p>McLaughlin, who has taken the Australian V8 Supercars series …

Auto Racing

UConn Can Expect Bottom Line Boost from NCAA Finals

For the second time in 10 years, the University of Connecticut is sending both its men's and women's basketball teams to the NCAA finals.<p>And that means this year's Huskies squads are again likely to be a boon for the university and its bottom line.<p>"It's infinitely priceless," said Mike Enright, …

Stanford engineers' Xbox 360 controller modification measures player engagement

In collaboration with Texas Instruments, Stanford engineers have modified an Xbox 360 controller to monitor a player's physiological signals to help determine if the player becomes bored.<p>The prototype controller was based on research conducted at the lab of Gregory Kovacs, a professor of electrical …