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Those "Be Like Bill" Memes Are Stealing Your Facebook Info!

The internet can be a dangerous place sometimes. For every fun, cool site that aims to provide you with quality content to make your day a little …

Social Media

This World Needs This Gay Mormon Superhero

Stripling Warrior isn’t just about a gay superhero—it’s about a divided church.<p>Brian Andersen joined the Mormon Church <i>because</i> he was gay. No, …

LGBTQ

Science Confirms: Women With Tattoos Have Higher Self-esteem

When we change our hair or get a new outfit or finish a great workout, we feel good about ourselves. Self-esteem comes from many things, and of …

Self-esteem

Italy Braces for 'Family Day' Protest Against Gay Unions

ROME, Italy — Hundreds of thousands of Italians were expected to descend on Rome on Saturday to protest a bill that would legalize same-sex unions …

Words Can Hurt You: The Legal Concerns of Content Marketing

If you're publishing any form of content - whether updates to your social media profiles, blog posts on your company website and more - you need to be aware of the different regulations that govern specific industries.<p>Content marketing is more than just publishing online and getting paid for it. If …

Marketing

Transgender Teen Jazz Jennings Says No Boys Like Her Because They'll Be Called Gay on Oprah's Where Are They Now?

Jazz Jennings has become a major transgender activist since she went public with her transition in 2007, but the 15-year-old author and TV star says …

LGBTQ

Why People Post Annoying Status Updates on Facebook

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Google finally launches an AdWords app for iPhone and iPad

Google has finally launched a full-fledged iOS app for users of its AdWords advertising service. The AdWords app arrives today as the first official iOS app for the service and it’s available for both iPhone and iPad users now.<p>The Google AdWords app helps you stay connected with your ad campaigns …

AdWords

GRAPHIC IMAGE: Woman Shares Intimate Photo Of Abnormal Cells On Cervix To Show Importance Of Smear Tests

A blogger has shared intimate photos of the abnormal cells on her cervix, in the hope that it will encourage other women to attend regular smear …

For decent pay and job growth, consider optometry, elevator repair

If 2016 is looking like a good year to start a new career, may we suggest ... optometry?<p>The Bureau of Labor Statistics this month published its biannual Occupational Outlook Handbook, which ranks occupations by salary, required education and expected job growth between 2014 and 2024.<p>Optometrists …

Funniest Parenting Tweets: What Moms And Dads Said On Twitter This Week

Kids may say the darndest things, but parents tweet about them in the funniest ways. So each week, we round up the most hilarious 140-character quips from moms and dads to spread the joy. Scroll down to read the latest batch and follow @HuffPostParents on Twitter for more!<p>BEFORE YOU GO<p>PHOTO …

Who do you blame when an algorithm gets you fired?

Algorithms run everything from Uber to advertising. They're used to sift through our CVs, check our credit and decide whether we get health …

I learned that my son is gay when I read his college essay

“An essay like this should give a peek into who you are,” I’d counseled my son, a high school senior. By “an” I meant “your college essay.”<p>“Eh,” he’d replied. We climbed the hill near our house and his legs, longer than mine, moved quickly. Throughout the college-seeking process, we’d taken many …

Parenting

From Rubella to Zika: pregnancy, disability, abortion

Current concerns about Zika and microcephaly recall similar anxieties about maternal infection with Rubella in the 1940s, ’50s and ’60s. Salim Al-Gailani explains what we can learn by comparing the two diseases.<p>It’s early spring in London. Some of Britain’s leading medical researchers have convened …

A Girl Gives Birth: An Intimate Look at Teen Motherhood in Latin America

“I am working on this project because I am a son of a teenage mother,” says photographer Christian Rodriguez. “And my sister was a 16-year-old teen mom. I want to show a solution for this issue.”<p>Rodriguez’s personal experience has driven him to document teen mothers all over the world—first in his …

Frida Kahlo

The 6 Traits That Differentiate the Best Digital Marketers from the Rest

Imagine if, similar to the Matrix, you could simply plug a cord into the back of your head and learn a key skill for becoming a great digital …

Marketing

Google talks Strine: search engine can now understand Australian accents

Problem of poor voice recognition of Australian accents has been addressed, as well as recognition of slang terms and difficult place names<p>Google has improved voice searches for phone and computer applications to help it understand Australian accents and slang terms such as footy and servo.<p>It has …

Swimming Pool Red Eye Is From Urine Not Chlorine, US Health Agency Confirms

Summer is almost here, which means pool season will soon be upon us.<p>As long queues to the loos, soggy towels and burning red eyes become the norm, …

The bionic eye changing a woman's life

<b>At Oxford's John Radcliffe Hospital, a clinical trial is taking place in which six patients who have had little or no sight for many years are having a cutting-edge "bionic eye" implanted in an attempt to give them some sight, and independence, back.</b><p>The first patient in this trial is 49-year-old …

6 Things Your Eye Color Reveals About Health and Personality | Reader's Digest

Dark eyes: Less likely to have macular degeneration<p>EHStock/iStock<p>People with light-colored eyes had twice the risk of age-related macular …

Makeup

4 Ways to Actually Improve Your Eye Health

According to recent polls, we fear losing our sight more than any other sense—and rank blindness among the four worst diagnoses we could receive, …

The Surprising Things Your Eye Color Says About Your Health

See an optometrist ASAP.<p>You know your eyes can speak volumes about your feelings—but some research suggests they can also say a lot about your health: Because certain eye colors are associated with certain health conditions, anyone who can identify their own eye color should be able to estimate …

Makeup

11 delicious recipes to help boost your vision

1. Carrot cumin soup<p>Carrots are rich in beta-carotene, minerals, antioxidants, and they're one of the greatest sources of vitamin A among any …

Appointment Links

Posted on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 10:11 by admin<p>A wise man once said that when it comes to marketing, the key to success is repetition. In …

2012 Invention Awards: Augmented-Reality Contact Lenses

A set of contact lenses that turns the wearer's field of vision into a screen<p>After two decades as an electrical engineer, Randy Sprague quit his job in 2008 to start a solar power company. He had been planning the venture for years, saving up, getting his wife's blessing. But then one morning while …

How to Dramatically Increase Pageviews on Your Website

Check out five low-cost ways to boost your traffic and visibility on the Web.<p>One of the most perplexing problems when it comes to starting an e-commerce company is: how do you get people to visit your new site? Even when you have trendy graphics and great content, you suddenly enter a vast …

Marketing

These Contact Lenses Work Like Telescopes For Your Eyes

Researcher Eric Tremblay explains the invention.<p><i>What is it? A real contact lens that can switch between magnifying an image and standard vision. it could be useful for both military personnel and patients with retinal diseases.</i><p>We built a telescope into a contact lens. It is similar to a hard …

New York Snaps into Focus through Bespectacled Animated Cinemagraphs | Colossal

<p>Digital artists and photographers Jamie Beck and Kevin Burg, arguably the masters of cinematic animated gifs, recently shared this wonderfully …

Oliver Peoples West

Author:<p>Staff<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>15<p>15<p>SHARES<p>Oliver Peoples offers up a look at their new label, Oliver Peoples West, which looks to be everything …

Clothing

Rainscapes: Hyperrealistic Rainy Windshield Drawings by Elizabeth Patterson | Colossal

<p>Fascinated by the texture and color of water artist Elizabeth Patterson challenged herself to recreate the absurdly complex formation of water …