Derek Bunn

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10 Great Writers Of The Enlightenment

The Enlightenment, known in French as the <i>Siècle des Lumières</i> (or Century of Lights), was a high period of intellectual proliferation in the domains …

Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

Microsoft's new virtual keyboard to bring SwiftKey-style typing to Windows 10 | Trusted Reviews

<b>Fans of the swipeable Windows phone keyboard will be delighted to learn that Microsoft is currently hard at working building an onscreen PC and</b> …

Windows 10

Exploring Windows 10

Windows 10 is designed to please both touch and mouse users. It’s also designed to be intuitive for users of both Windows 7 and Windows 8.1, …

Soundgarden's Chris Cornell autopsy: drugs in system did not play role in his death

Autopsy shows the singer had taken prescription drugs but that they did not contribute to the cause of death<p>Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell had several prescription drugs in his system but they didn’t contribute to his death in a Detroit hotel room, autopsy reports released on Friday …

Scans unlock the million-year-old secret of what lies beneath Antarctica's Blood Falls

Researchers have solved another piece of the puzzle of the blood-red water at a famous site in Antarctica.<p>The colour of the so-called Blood Falls …

Reality Is Not What We Can See

Some physicists, mind you, not many of them, are physicist-poets.<p>They see the world or, more adequately, physical reality, as a lyrical narrative written in some hidden code that the human mind can decipher.<p>Carlo Rovelli, the Italian physicist and author, is one of them. Following his best-seller</i> …

A New Paper Claims Our Understanding of Gravity Is Totally Wrong

What if gravity is just an illusion?<p>A theoretical physicist has come up with a new hypothesis that could finally explain the mystery of dark matter - …

Dark Matter

The Adventure of the Resident Patient

"The Adventure of the Resident Patient"<p>Blessington, Trevelyan, Holmes and Watson, 1893 illustration by Sidney Paget<p>Author<p>Arthur Conan Doyle<p>Series<p><i>The</i> …

The Evolution of AI: Can Morality be Programmed?

Recent advances in artificial intelligence have made it clear that our computers need to have a moral code. Disagree? Consider this: A car is driving …

1500 Calorie Diet - Following an Easy Diet Menu to Quick Weight Loss

The key to losing weight is to go on a lower calorie diet than your normal one. Just like most of us you probably have quite a busy lifestyle to …

How to Use Interval Walking for Weight Loss

Walking to lose weight is effective, convenient and great for your body. But if you want to slim down faster, you should use interval walking for …

Weight Loss

The Science Is In: Exercise Won’t Help You Lose Much Weight

(ノಠ益ಠ)ノ彡┻━┻<p>In a world where many of us are opting for calorie-laden takeaway meals rather than homemade, while sitting down for longer periods of …

12 Questions to Ask Before You Take a Job Offer

A job offer is exciting. It can mean new opportunities, more money, a move to a new city or state, and a big promotion. But wait just a second. …

Tips For Saving When Money Is Tight

I come from a low-income family. I was taught from childhood, the tricks and trades of sustaining life on a low-income. Previously I posted on how to …

The 5 Best Anti-Itch Creams

Whether your skin is ultradry, cracking, or infected, it can lead to uncomfortable itchiness that seems to have no end or relief in sight. …

Dell Kills Android Business To Focus On Windows 2-in-1 Devices

In a serious blow to the future of Google's Android for Work program and six months after HP decided to stop selling Android tablets, arch rival Dell confirmed in a recent blog post that it too is discontinuing its Android tablet line (Venue) to focus on Windows 2-in-1 laptops or detachable tablets.<p>…

Kaspersky: PC And Mobile Ransomware Attacks Reach Epidemic Level

In a recent report, security firm Kaspersky Lab revealed that ransomware attacks on both PC and mobile devices have risen to epidemic level.<p>Ransomware is a malware that prevents victims from accessing information on their PC or mobile devices.<p>These malwares encrypt important files or sometimes lock …

Matthew McConaughey teaching filmmaking course at Texas

Matthew McConaughey will teach a class on film at The University of Texas.<p>Matthew McConaughey is heading back to school this fall to teach a course …

7 Mind-Bending Facts About Dreams

1 of 8<p>Dream Scape<p>You are getting sleepy, very sleepy. When your head hits the pillow it’s lights out for the brain and body, right? Not if you …

30 burned at self-help seminar

At least 30 people were treated for minor burns after walking on hot coals during self-help guru Tony Robbins' "Unleash the Power Within" seminar in Dallas,Texas.

110 Of The Best Self-Improvement Books You’ll Ever Read

If you’re a self-improvement junkie like I am, you’re always looking for something inspiring and motivational to read.Over the years, I’ve read …

How to Read People Like Sherlock Holmes: 5 Secrets Backed by Research

We’d all like to learn how to read people like Sherlock Holmes. And research shows understanding things like body language is even more powerful than …

10 essential books on personal growth to boost your self-belief

Although it might sound cheesy, self-confidence comes from within. But sometimes we all need a little boost. So to help give you a nudge in the right …

Book Recommendations From A Therapist

I love self-help and self-improvement books.<p>The kids are out of school. I’m preparing for my summer vacation. That means it’s time to compile a …

Self Compassion

6 Reasons to Upgrade to RebelMouse from WordPress

The huge gap between current CMS offerings and what the world needed occurred to me during my time as CTO of The Huffington Post. When we were …

Mindfulness Meditation | Cultivating Mindfulness

on this page<p>Introduction<p>I’ve written this page for a variety of people, including:<p>People who are curious about mindfulness, but have read little or …

8 Very Simple Skills That Will Radically Improve Your Life

Spend a few minutes a day learning these skills - you'll be amazed at how far they take you.<p>We often focus only on learning skills that are directly pertinent to our job during the busy workweek.<p>Wealthy and successful people, on the other hand, know that there are some other skills outside of their …

10 Uncommon Ways to Work Smarter Instead of Harder

<i>This post originally appeared on Quora: What are some uncommon ways to work smarter instead of harder?</i><p>When I was 21, I used to work incredibly long …