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26 time-management tricks I wish I'd known at 20

Time-management skills can take a while to learn.<p>Étienne Garbugli, a Montreal-based product and marketing consultant, the author of "Lean B2B: Build Products Businesses Want," and the creator of a course to help entrepreneurs find their target market, distilled the lessons he wishes he'd known when …

A Stanford dean on adult skills every 18-year-old should have

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora: What are the skills every 18 year old needs?</i> <i>Answer by Julie Lythcott-Haims, Author of NYT bestseller How to Raise an Adult; former Stanford dean; podcast host.</i><p>1. An 18-year-old must be able to talk to strangers<p>Faculty, deans, advisers, landlords, store …

Parenting

Game Boy mod plays nearly any classic Nintendo game

It's trivial to play vintage Nintendo games if you're not picky about what devices you use. But what if you miss the look and feel of the original Game Boy? Wermy has an answer: build a Game Boy that does it all. His Game Boy Zero modification uses a Raspberry Pi Zero, a modified game cartridge and …

Retrogaming

8 Awesome Science Resources That You Can Access For Free Online

Including ALL of Feynman’s lectures.<p>There's nothing worse than wanting to expand your knowledge, satisfy your curiosity, or just confirm some weird …

Amazon now sells Japanese video games internationally

If you've ever paid an astronomical price to import a Japanese game, here's some good news: Amazon Japan will now ship video game hardware and software internationally. The change happened recently with no fanfare -- Twitter and NeoGAF users started reporting it yesterday. Not every game can be …

Japan

How Blizzard stayed laser-focused on quality games for 25 years

Blizzard Entertainment celebrates its 25th anniversary today, a milestone that very few video game companies achieve in a very Darwinian industry. It has survived this long, and thrived, because of a relentless emphasis on quality. The company, which has been part of Activision Blizzard since 2008, …

Watch All the Super Bowl 50 Movie Trailers and Video Game Ads Here

<b>[UPDATE]</b> Super Bowl 50 has now ended. Scroll down to see all the movie trailers and game ads.<p><i>The original story is below.</i><p>Super Bowl 50 is just a few hours away. The biggest TV event of the year is expected to draw more than 100 million viewers, so it's no small surprise that companies are willing …

A 22-year veteran of Microsoft HR describes the best and worst advice she ever received

<b>L. V. Anderson: Did you get any advice when you were growing up that stuck with you?</b><p>Bridgett Paradise: Some of the best advice I got was from my dad, who was in a nontraditional profession. I grew up in Southern Virginia, and he had the equivalent of an eighth-grade education. His rule of thumb is: …

Virginia Tech students arraigned in middle-schooler's death

<b>Blacksburg, Virginia (CNN) —</b> It's a story that seems to defy sense: A middle-schooler disappears. A student and accomplished athlete from the big-time college that dominates the victim's town is accused of killing her. Then, another student at the school is accused of helping the murder suspect …

The Video Game ‘Catherine’ Predicted My Commitment Issues with Spooky Accuracy

My results in Atlus's titillating puzzler suggested I wasn't cut out for long-term love. And then my real-life relationship broke down.<p><b>"What would you do if your significant other fell in love with someone else?"</b>I'd let her go.<p><b>"It is easier to love, or be loved?"</b>To be loved.<p><b>"Are you prepared to</b> …

An Awesome Stop Motion Cake of Super Mario Bros. Level 1-1

Super Mario has to eat a lot of weird things on his journey to save the princess: mushrooms, flowers, stars. And like anyone downing that many …

Miss Universe 2015 loves video games: 6 other things you didn't know about her

The recently crowned Miss Universe struggles to fight off sweet cravings like the rest of us and she is also an avid gamer.<p>Pia Wurtzbach fielded …

Miss Universe

Face value: How fertile women spot rivals

Women with high levels of oestradiol are best able to recognise others in the most fertile phase of their menstrual cycle, according to new study<p>It is not only animals that rely on physical cues to gauge the fertility of potential rivals for a mate, according to an unusual study published on …

'Planet Nine': Could astronomers actually spot it?

The existence of 'Planet Nine' has been suggested by computer models. But, if it exists, scientists might be able to catch a glimpse of the mystery …

I Have Terrifying Large Insects Sting Me, For Science

Here's what I've learned.<p>Over the past 40 years (but in reality since I was five years old), I’ve been fascinated with insects and their ability to sting and cause pain. In graduate school, I became interested in why they sting and why stings from such tiny animals hurt so much.<p>To answer these …

In Nowhere Men, Scientists Are the New Pop Idols

Rock and roll and science are commonly thought of as polar opposites: one sexy and dangerous, the other nerdy and inscrutable. But a great comic-book …

17 Tech Gadgets That Will Transform Your Home

Sleep Number It Bed<p>Who needs a sleep tracker when you have a bed that can tell you everything you could ever want to know about your sleeping habits? …

Home Automation

People Who Are Addicted To Video Games Are More Observant, Study Surprisingly Finds

While most people focus on the bad things that come with video game addiction, recent studies show that there are some surprising benefits as well.

Revealed: The simple science behind how to spot a liar

A Harvard psychologist explains the tell-tale signs to watch out for if you suspect someone is lying to you<p>A flushed expression, a lack of eye contact and hesitancy are considered tell-tale signs by some for spotting a liar but now an expert has revealed other subtler signs you should watch out for.<p>…

Stack up 1% optimizations of your environment, mind, and process to become 15x more productive

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora (@Quora): What are some little-known productivity tips from various professions?</i> <i>Answer</i> <i>by</i> <i>Justin Rosenstein</i> <i>(</i><i>@rosenstein</i><i>).</i><p>I’m a software developer, designer, and entrepreneur. I’m the co-founder of Asana, team productivity software that many great companies …

Lego a 'better investment than shares and gold'

It may appear as no more than a popular children's toy, but investors were able to secure a better return buying Lego sets over the past 15 years than from the stock market, gold or bank accounts, a Telegraph analysis found.<p>The value of the FTSE 100 is no higher than it was in February 2000, …

The PS4 And Xbox One Are Already Out Of Date

Nothing makes me laugh more than the ongoing obsession with the Xbox One’s difficulties rendering games at a full 1080p resolution.<p>Gaming forums are full of scathing comments from PS4 fan boys about how the Xbox One delivering a number of its games with resolutions a few lines less than 1080 proves …

This site is trying to make Google forget you

Forget.me will simplify the process requiring Google to remove some search results<p>A controversial ruling from a European court recently granted people the so-called "right to be forgotten," forcing Google to remove some search links upon request. If you'd like a medium for sending such a request, …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Workouts

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …