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A Map Of How Emotions Influence Our Lives, Commissioned By The Dalai Lama

When the Dalai Lama teams up with a top psychologist, who teams up a top data viz firm, you get the Atlas of Emotions.<p>The five circles slowly pulsing on my screen are meant to visualize the entire core of human emotion. Fear. Disgust. Anger. Sadness. Enjoyment.<p>Reductive? Yes. But that’s exactly the …

You Know That Hard Thing You Need to Do? Yeah, About That...

photo by Ales Krivec<p>I used to run regularly. And slowly. And awkwardly. And laboriously. No matter -- I still <i>ran</i>.<p>It came with gut-wrenching effort, aches, pains, and a burning in my throat when I gasped for air. I had to push myself through the last quarter inch of whatever distance I'd decided to …

6 Tips for Finding Motivation When You Are Ready to Give Up

One of the greatest pieces of advice I think I’ve ever gotten in life was to “know the difference between a rut and a cul-de-sac.” A rut is something …

5 Simple Ways To Skyrocket Your Concentration For Success At Work

Before you go on to read this, I want to ask you one thing. Are you giving me your full attention? Unfortunately, the answer is probably no.<p>In fact, …

How Working Out Keeps Your Brain Literally 10 Years Younger

Researchers compared the minds of people who exercise to those who don’t. Here’s what happened<p>Working out keeps your brain young, suggests a new study from Columbia University and the University of Miami.<p>Researchers asked people over age 40 about their exercise habits and tested their cognitive …

Revealed: The simple ‘40-second’ secret to boost your memory

If your memory constantly lets you down, here’s a simple technique that may just be the answer to your problems (if you don’t forget it).<p>It’s known as the drawing effect and will help you remember and recall information more easily in less than 40 seconds, according to a new study.<p>While Sherlock …

Gogo leads call for aviation connectivity standards to cope with the Internet of Things

Gogo, the in-flight internet provider, has underwritten a hefty report into what the Internet of Things (IoT) means for the aviation sector. One of …

50 Inspirational Motivational Quotes to Boost Your Confidence and Self-Belief

Plenty of quotes to help you feel more confident--and courageous--when times get tough.<p>Some people don't need motivational quotes. Some people don't need inspirational quotes. Some people seem to naturally believe in themselves. (Here's how you can tell if someone is genuinely confident.)<p>It's like …

9 Motivational Videos to Help You Succeed in Business and Life

Can a few minutes of watching change your life? These deeply inspirational videos just might.<p>There are videos that energize us, inspire us, and motivate us to do great things. Then there are the very few that do all of that--and touch us so deeply that we wind up watching them over and over. We …

Snapchat aims to be the all-in-one messaging platform of choice with Chat 2.0

The battle for messaging apps just got more heated with Tuesday's announcement from Snapchat. The app was made famous for sexting because it allowed users to send whatever they wanted to their very special friends, knowing it would be deleted from ever being seen again.<p>However, it quickly grew up …

Does the New iPhone SE Have a China Problem?

Apple's new iPhone SE launches on Thursday and preliminary numbers at Chinese retailers suggest decent demand — but the black market tells a more mixed story.<p>The U.S. tech giant started taking pre-orders for the smartphone on March 24 and has not released official figures. However, as of Monday in …

Why You Should Be Concerned About The Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act

I really do wish I understood why lawmakers seem so gung-ho on tearing apart technologies they don’t understand, and freedoms they hardly think about. Frankly, it’s starting to get exhausting — and more than a little difficult to keep straight all the legal bungles belched out by senators and their …

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