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15 Chrome Extensions that will boost your productivity

Chrome extensions brought a lot of innovation into the browser market, every Chrome user knows and loves at least a few. Very often, you know what …

Productivity

13 Free Things on the Internet You Should Be Using

Why pay when you can get it for …

12 Creative Baby Girl Names That Honor Extraordinary Black Artists

It’s Black History Month and what better way to celebrate than to look to some of the most badass women in the art world when dreaming up a creative baby name for the newest addition to your family? These women aren’t just totally awesome makers. They’re also passionate social activists who have …

15 Email Etiquette Rules Every Professional Should Follow

Despite being glued to their reply buttons, plenty of managers still don't know how to use email appropriately.<p>The average US employee spends about a quarter of the work week combing through the hundreds of emails we all send and receive every day.<p>But despite the fact that we're glued to our reply …

To let girls in, the tech industry is thinking pink. But that isn't enough.

If you give a girl the opportunity to code, the tech industry seems to expect her to ask, “Where are the pink accessories?”<p>When it comes to getting …

Colombia finally cracks down on a horrific wave of acid attacks against women

Colombia is finally taking action against what may be one of the most intense waves of horrific acid attacks on women anywhere in the world.<p>President Juan Manuel Santos this week closed a legal loophole that often allowed attackers to get away scot-free. Official figures acknowledge 628 victims, …

The Top 10 Baby Names Most Common for Geniuses

You probably know someone (maybe yourself) who thinks that his/her kid is an absolute genius for learning how to tie their shoes — and while those kids <i>are</i> perfectly brilliant, genius is usually determined by IQ versus something like, oh, say, their baby names. While giving your baby a creative baby …

They found a new prime number, and it's massive

Prime numbers, or numbers divisible only by themselves and 1, are considered the basic building blocks of the whole number system and are one of the main subjects of the mathematical discipline of number theory.<p>While there are infinitely many prime numbers, it can be somewhat tricky to determine …

Mathematics

All those office perks? They're ruining creativity.

It's a new year and that means new bean bag chairs. Chances are high that someone in your office — the Chief Innovation Officer, perhaps, or the Senior Motivational Poohbah — will decide that your firm is not innovative enough, not creative enough, for the year 2016. Action will be taken. Free …

Creativity

How to master essential life skills

Matthew Peyton/Comedy Central/"Broad City"<p>If you haven't mastered some of the most essential life skills already, it may be time to take a different approach.<p>Whether you're looking to listen better or negotiate for a raise, here are 13 surprising ways you can master some essential life skills.<p>View …

This Sleek No-Cap Shampoo Packaging Is Easy To Reuse And Recycle

Why has so much packaging not changed in decades?<p>When shampoo manufacturers started switching from glass bottles to plastic in the 1960s, they weren’t thinking about how to make the new containers recyclable. And so the bottles that are now ubiquitous in drugstores, holding everything from lotion …

Why a Mathematician Spent Years Mulling Over How to Slice a Pizza

We spoke to mathematician Joel Haddley about his new solutions and the puzzles that pizza still poses.<p>Leave it to mathematicians to look at a pizza and see a problem. While most of us consider the cheesy treat to be a solution to basically all of life's struggles, the venerable dish has long posed …

Mathematics

President Obama Doesn't Understand the 'Tampon Tax' Either

President Obama said the existence of a “luxury goods” tax placed on feminine sanitary products like tampons and pads is likely due to the fact that …