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Top 5 Homes of the Week With Impressive Modern Exteriors

Rustic, sleek, or colorful, these stunning modern exterior designs know how to make a good first impression. Take a peek at some of our favorite homes from the Dwell community this week that shine from the outside in.<p><i>Featured homes were submitted by members of the Dwell community through our Add a</i> …

Muskoka

12 Decorating Secrets a Target Stylist Knows—That You Don't

If there's one decorating tip interior designer, Emily Henderson has learned throughout her successful career, it's don't take it too seriously. You …

Living Rooms

Why Marc Benioff Bought Time Magazine

Marc Benioff, the founder and CEO, of Salesforce.com, recently made the news with his announcement that he and his wife, Lynne Benioff, are to buy the distressed <i>Time</i> magazine, plunking down a little $190 million fortune for it.<p>To explain why, Benioff conducted a text message exchange with the <i>New</i> …

Jeff Bezos

6 tips for surviving a marathon workday

There are days where you slip into work at 9 am and get to head out before 5 pm … and then there are ones where you leave a little after dawn and get …

Headphones

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8 Work Habits Found in Extremely Valuable Employees

How do you define a valuable employee? Is it experience or maybe work ethic? Do you see competence in a specific area as the be-all and end-all of determining employee value?<p>What about soft skills? Do they hold the same value when interviewing for a rock star engineer or strategist position? Well, …

Emotional Intelligence

10 small habits that have a huge return on life

Over the years, I’ve adopted many different “positive” habits.<p>To me, a habit is positive when it improves the quality of my life. A lot has been …

Security researcher shares web code snippet that causes iPhones and iPads to kernel panic and reboot

Links that cause iPhones and iPads to crash or reboot have become a bit of a trend in recent years. The latest was released by security researcher @pwnsdx over Twitter. What’s interesting about this one in particular is it relies on a simple snippet of HTML and CSS and causes a full device kernel …

iOS

The High-Stakes Race to Create the World’s First Artificial Heart

The kids fell in love with him first. Back in the late eighties, Craig Lewis lived three houses down from Linda Sanders. He was a quiet, solitary …

Texas

A psychologist’s trick to being more likable on dates and job interviews

Few situations are as anxiety-provoking as job interviews or first dates. Without appearing desperate, you’re trying to convince a stranger that you’re more worthy of their time, money, attention, and affection than a slew of strangers who you’ve probably never met. It’s awkward, and you’re …

Job Interviews

A Blind Couple Ordered Food at Wendy's. What Happened Next Stunned Those Who Watched | Inc.com

<i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Ask and ye shall receive.<p>Sometimes, Americans take this biblical suggestion a little too far.<p>Ask becomes <i>demand</i>. Receive becomes <i>deserve to receive and right now</i>.<p>A blind couple at a Wendy's in …

New Mexico

10 ways smart people work less and get more done

Some people have an uncanny ability to get things done. They keep their nights and weekends sacred and still get more done than people who work 10 or …

Success

15 Beautiful Ways to Reclaim Your Life When You're Broken

<i>If you feel like you need a boost after life has knocked you down, Brenda Della Casa at YourTango has 15 ways to start building self-esteem and put the pieces back together.</i><p><b>Stop using the word "broken," as a start.</b><p>Whether dealing with a breakup, a job loss, or one of the dozen other life situations …

Self-esteem

Kimberly A. Whitler on LinkedIn: "Think the Customer Journey is a funnel or linear? Think again. New research suggests it not what marketers thought…

Kimberly A. Whitler on LinkedIn: "Think the Customer Journey is a funnel or linear? Think again. New research suggests it not what marketers thought…

LinkedIn

Give Your Brain a Boost

Many of us assume that, like crow’s feet and love handles, memory loss is inevitable as we get older. But recent research published in the journal …

Alzheimer's Disease

Scientists have found a new way to stimulate lucid dreams

Lucid dreams, where dreamers become aware they are dreaming and take control of it, can be an incredible experience. The only issue: They're rare and difficult to stimulate. As a result researchers have spent decades trying to figure out different techniques to create a lucid dreaming experience …

Consciousness

This 10-minute routine will increase your confidence and self-esteem

The two most important times in your day are just before you go to bed, and just after you wake up. These are your “bookends.” If you learn to master …

Self-esteem

High school student hacked into Apple servers and downloaded 90GB of ‘secure files’

An Australian high school student repeatedly hacked into Apple servers, succeeding in downloading 90GB of what were described as ‘secure files.’ The teenage boy also reportedly accessed customer accounts …<p>NordVPN<p><i>The Age</i> reports that the hacks began when the boy – who cannot be named for legal …

Hacking

Google Employees Are Signing This Letter To Protest A Secret Search Engine For China

BuzzFeed News; Getty<p>Google employees are demanding greater transparency from their employer and confronting management with their ethical concerns …

7 incredible things that happen once you learn to love being alone

We live in a world of constant contact — a place that’s losing sight of the importance of being alone. Offices are abandoning cubicles in favor of …

Fitness experts agree that sit-ups are worthless — here are 9 moves they recommend instead

From celebrity trainers working in the trendiest Manhattan gyms to the National Institute for Fitness and Sport in Indianapolis and the US Army training exams, sit-ups are developing a bad reputation.<p>Scientists have discovered that the moves, once a staple of basic workout routines, don't reduce …

7 challenges smart people choose to overcome

It’s truly fascinating how smart, successful people approach problems. Where others see impenetrable barriers, they see challenges to embrace and …

FOBO is secretly ruining your life – here’s how to escape it

You only let yourself buy one novel at a time when you go to the bookstore, so you scour the shelves for hours (to the point of exhaustion), trying …

Muted Tones Mingle With Light and Shadows to Form a Quiet Mexican Oasis

In San Miguel de Allende, a retired couple uncover serenity in a calm, contemporary weekend retreat.<p>Designed by Mexico City–based architects Pablo Perez Palacios, Casa La Quinta is a direct reaction to its surroundings and context. Sited in a densely packed neighborhood, the modern dwelling …

A look at Chrome’s new tab design

Chrome's big UI revamp gets another version on nightly builds.<p>Chrome is getting a major redesign soon, and this week new changes have started to land …

Despite the security measures you've taken, hacking into your network is trivial

Whatever cybersecurity policies and technologies you have implemented, it's not enough. Unauthorized access remains a simple exercise for hackers. A …

Facebook Hires A Head Of Chip Development From Google

Rabii previously worked at Google, where he helped lead the team in charge of building chips for the company's devices, including the Pixel …

Full Photoshop Coming To iPad

With all of these amazing upgrades and technological advancements, Apple is challenging fans with the question, "What's a computer?"<p>In a video …

Microsoft asks Congress to regulate facial recognition before it's too late

Lawmakers, it's time to regulate facial recognition technology, a top Microsoft executive says.<p>Brad Smith, Microsoft president and chief legal officer, on Friday said in a blog post that facial recognition tech needs "thoughtful" government oversight to prevent it abuses by powerful entities like …