Isaac Frimpong

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10 Little Things to Remember When Life No Longer Excites You

Once upon a time, there was a girl who could do anything in the world she wanted. All she had to do was choose something and focus. So one day she …

Painting

What It’s Like to Be Black and Atheist

African-Americans are statistically the most religious group in the U.S. Leaving that community can be extremely hard, and carry a heavy price.<p>On …

5 Surprising Signs You Have a Higher IQ Than Average

These surprising qualities and habits might indicate a higher intelligence.<p>Psychologist Dr. Jeremy Dean, founder and author of the popular website PsyBlog, caught my attention recently with an article about some really odd signs that suggest your IQ may be above average.<p>I went around the internet …

Psychology

Riot wants to be like Slack, but with the flexibility of an underlying open source platform

In the ‘old days’ there were plenty of messaging apps and aggregators, but they survived in an open source world. Today, business models dictate that platforms like Slack must keep their messages to themselves.<p>It would be nice if open-source alternatives could bring back the days of flexibility, …

Apps

Google might launch AI-powered Allo messaging app this week

At its I/O conference in May, Google unveiled a ‘smart messaging app’ called Allo, which only requires your phone number to identify you. It looks like we won’t have to wait much longer to try it.<p>According to expert tipster Evan Blass, Allo will launch on September 21.<p>That’s just a little over a …

How to tell if a Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is safe

<i>Editor's note, October 12th, 2016, 05:00AM ET: On September 2nd, 2016, Samsung issued a recall on the Galaxy Note 7 because of a safety concern with the battery. The company halted sales and recalled all 2.5 million devices it manufactured. It then issued replacement devices that were deemed to be</i> …

7 productivity hacks I stole from successful entrepreneurs

<i>“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit” — Aristotle</i><p>Come to think of it my man Aristotle pretty much nailed it …

What Listening to Music at Work Does to Your Brain (It's Pretty Amazing)

Music has enriched people's personal lives pretty much since the beginning of time, but scientists today have uncovered how best to make music enrich your professional life, too.<p>When the office is almost too much to stomach, music can deliver much-needed relief on the job. Before you press Play, …

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25 Phrases That Kill Workplace Relationships

You can quickly ruin your workplace relationships by saying any of these things.<p>Over the years I've destroyed a few workplace relationships without even realizing it. There are a few words and phrases that we're programmed to say on a day to day basis that prevent us from having strong …

Self-help

Why Are So Many Evangelicals Turning to the Catholic Church?

Douglas Beaumont was a pretty solid Evangelical Christian, by his own admission. For twenty years, he lived in that tradition—studying at an …

Quickies: Are GMOs Overrated, Naturopaths Lobby to be Mainstreamed, and Ice Cream Wars

• GMOs Are Safe, But Don’t Always Deliver On Promises, Top Scientists Say – “The committee also found that GMOs, as promised, have allowed farmers of …

11 Things You'll Only Understand if You're an Introvert Dating an Extrovert

No. 3 is so real.<p>Being in love with a guy who is the Andy to your April is no easy task. But you still love it because this is the person your heart chose. Still, there are some pretty undeniable things that come along with being in a partnership like this. Here are 11 of the ones that are way too …