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The Best Albert Einstein Quotes

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Eliminate Depression, Anxiety and Worry

15 Clever Psychological Tricks That Everyone Should Know

What's Going On In Your Child's Brain When You Read Them A Story?

"I want The Three Bears!"<p>These days parents, caregivers and teachers have lots of options when it comes to fulfilling that request. You can read a picture book, put on a cartoon, play an audiobook, or even ask Alexa.<p>A newly published study gives some insight into what may be happening inside young …

The Brain

How To Avoid Medical Debt In Your Retirement

Throughout our working lives, our employers usually provide us with health insurance. Often these plans have low deductibles so our exposure to significant medical debt is somewhat limited by having robust insurance.<p>However, as we age, our health care spending climbs. In fact, it’s been reported …

3.4 million households have ditched cable since 2012

Cord-cutting has gone from a whispered industry nightmare to a very present reality, with over a million people killing their traditional pay TV …

Secrets Of A Maya Supermom: What Parenting Books Don't Tell You

There's no other way to put it: Maria de los Angeles Tun Burgos is a supermom.<p>She's raising five children, does housework and chores — we're talking about fresh tortillas every day made from stone-ground corn — and she helps with the family's business in their small village about 2 1/2 hours west …

Parenting

Inside The Ecosystem That Fuels Amazon’s Fake Review Problem

A vast web of Amazon review fraud lives online, and it's designed to evade the company’s efforts to thwart it.<p><b>One morning in late January</b>, Jake picked up the box on his desk, tore through the packing tape, unearthed the iPhone case inside, snapped a picture, and uploaded it to an Amazon review he’d …

eCommerce

Zora Neale Hurston’s Lost Interview With One of America’s Last Living Slaves

<i>Their Eyes Were Watching God</i> is required reading in high schools and colleges and cited as a formative influence by Toni Morrison and Maya Angelou. …

Black History

Why Does Willie Nelson Still Do It?

Many of his peers are dead, and countless others haven’t picked up a guitar since their arthritis kicked in. But on April 29, two days after …

Willie Nelson

Capitalism is unfolding exactly as Karl Marx predicted

One hundred and sixty years ago, at a time when the light bulb was not yet invented, Karl Marx predicted that robots would replace humans in the workplace.<p>“[O]nce adopted into the production process of capital, the means of labor passes through different metamorphoses, whose culmination is the …

Globalization

These Fascinating History Podcasts Will Make You Fall In Love With The Past

<b>Last Updated: May 2nd</b><p>A great podcast is all about being able to tell a great story. The medium thrives on masterful storytellers recounting and analyzing a moment in time that may have been forgotten or misread. It’s all about weaving threads together and adding insight along the way. That’s why …

Podcasting

Sandra Oh’s Been Waiting 30 Years for a Show Like Killing Eve

The actress opens up about the thrilling new series, her post-Grey’s Anatomy career, and her thoughts on Ellen Pompeo’s heroic salary negotiations.<p>For four years after she left <i>Grey’s Anatomy,</i> <b>Sandra Oh</b> waited. She waited for offers to come in, juicy scripts that could come alive in the hands of her …

Take Your Pills 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X6Xebo1pngM<p>Mar 7, 2018 - Uploaded by Netflix<p><i>Take Your Pills</i>, streaming only on Netflix March 16th. Watch ... <i>Take Your</i> …

We asked Siri, Alexa, and the Google Assistant 10 questions — here's which one is the smartest

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Amazon's Alexa came out on top this time. Amazon<p>For better or worse, many of us rely on digital assistants to answer our everyday …

Google Assistant

How close are we to a hamburger grown in a lab?

<b>(CNN) —</b> The latest craze in the food industry, in vitro or "clean" meat, is produced by extracting stem cells from animals and then growing and multiplying those cells in a lab to create a piece of meat.<p>The cells "start to divide and start to form new muscle tissues. ... (We) let them proliferate …

Agriculture

13 Signs of High Emotional Intelligence

Wonder what emotional intelligence looks like in everyday life? Here are 13 examples.<p>In 1995, psychologist and science journalist Daniel Goleman published a book introducing most of the world to the nascent concept of emotional intelligence. The idea--that an ability to understand and manage …

Emotional Intelligence

59 Dope Things On Amazon Prime That Have A Cult Following

It's hard to imagine that knife sets and hair brushes could inspire such fanatical enthusiasm, yet scroll through some of Amazon's highest-rated …

Skin Care

GAME CHANGER: FISA Memo To END Mueller’s Russia Investigation Into Trump, Sources Say

Republican lawmakers ignited a firestorm late on Thursday after they received a classified memo that documented extensive Foreign Intelligence …

Try this trick to go straight to sleep

Each time you choose to stay up a little longer bingeing that Netflix show, you’re beckoning death, slowly cutting off years from your life. This was …

Yoga

9 Tips to Ensure You Drink Enough Healthy Water Every Day

Why Are Highly Educated Americans Getting More Liberal?

It's a well-worn (if not-entirely-agreed-upon) idea that college makes people more liberal. But a new report adds a twist to this: the most educated Americans have grown increasingly liberal over the last couple of decades.<p>A report from the Pew Research Center finds a wide partisan gap between …

Political Science

Donald Trump’s Greatest Self-Contradictions

The many, many, MANY sides of the likely Republican nominee, in his own words.<p>Donald Trump likes to say that he “tells it like it is,” and his blunt style has won him the Republican nomination, buoyed by voters who like feeling they know just where a candidate stands on the issues. So where <i>does</i> he …

Donald Trump

Christmas Brunch Recipes You Can Make Ahead Of Time

The secret to an awesome Christmas morning.<p>Christmas is almost upon us and that means there is a lot that has to be done. No matter how joyful the holidays are, there is always a certain amount of stress that goes into hosting Christmas. The presents have to be bought, wrapped and quietly placed …

How to improve sound quality and increase volume on Android | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

Not all smartphones are blessed with speaker quality or volume levels to make your stereo envious. These two issues – along with poor speaker …

The Only Google Drive Guide You’ll Ever Need to Read | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

Google Drive is a fantastic resource for those who need free (or cheap) online storage space. It synchronizes beautifully with Google’s own suite of …

How to Make Free Calls to Any U.S. Number From Anywhere | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

Imagine that you’re traveling abroad and you find an issue with your bank back home. Now you need to call the bank’s toll-free line in the U.S. to …

A simple tech fix that will make you the family hero at Thanksgiving this year

Before fussing with your parents’ printer or router this Thanksgiving, there’s a much more important task that you—the family tech support by virtue of being a “computer person”—should help them take care of: enabling two-factor authentication.<p>There’s been a string of data breaches in recent years, …

Information Systems

Is MSG as bad as it’s made out to be?

Monosodium glutamate is blamed for a range of nasty side effects. But is there evidence to back up these claims?<p>It used to be called ‘Chinese Restaurant Syndrome’: a collection of symptoms such as headache, nausea and a strange numbness that certain people seem to suffer after a meal of Chinese …

FDA

A group of middle-aged whites in the U.S. is dying at a startling rate

A large segment of white middle-aged Americans has suffered a startling rise in its death rate since 1999, according to a review of statistics published Monday that shows a sharp reversal in decades of progress toward longer lives.<p>The mortality rate for white men and women ages 45-54 with less than …