J'Mari Romain

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What happened to virtual reality?

"... at this point we feel we're in a position where we can start focusing on what platforms will come next to enable even more useful, entertaining and personal experiences," he said in a statement announcing the acquisition. He later added that "we believe this kind of immersive, augmented …

The 30 Best Workplaces in Technology

The tech industry has long been famed for its luxe work environments—free lunches, ping pong tables, green juice on tap—but there’s a lot more than …

Volunteering from home will soon be as common as working from home

We’re all familiar with the concept of working from home—and in 2017 volunteering from home will become just as ubiquitous.<p>A busy life, working two jobs, unsociable working hours, and living in a remote location can all make it difficult for people to give time or money to good causes in their …

Personal Data

School’s out: Inside Donald Trump’s extremist education agenda

Donald Trump is embracing the fringes of the conservative movement to lead America’s education policy<p>Donald Trump’s election to the U.S. presidency left education policy experts at a complete loss to explain what this would mean for the nation’s schools. During his campaign, Trump gave few clues …

Fruitcake Bar Recipe

295<p>926<p>1<p>Shares 1K<p>I’ve been making these <b>Fruitcake Bars</b> more and more as the holidays approach. Not only are they incredibly simple to put together, …

6 awesome, affordable tech products worth waiting for in 2017

<i>— Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. Our picks and opinions are independent from any business incentives.</i><p>At Reviewed.com, we’re lucky enough to go to events like …

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Make Mine O’Clock Part of Your Morning Routine

In order to be successful, it is essential to make progress against your top priorities before responding to other people’s requests.<p>This means …

A Nail-Art Printer, a Skin-Diagnosing Mirror, and 8 Other New Products That Would Make Life *So* Much Better

Consider this your crystal-ball look into the future.<p>At the beginning of each year, the world's biggest innovators come together to share their visions for the future at the Consumer Electronics Show. From smart breast pumps to shoes that vacuum as you walk, we saw it all this year (there were 340 …

'I do solemnly swear': how will Trump uphold the constitution when he’s a threat to it?

In Washington on Friday, the incoming president will place his left hand on the bible and, with his right hand raised, repeat the following, led by the chief justice:<p>“I do solemnly swear that I will faithfully execute the office of president of the United States, and will to the best of my ability, …

Donald Trump

How to Stop Your Phone from Dying Suddenly

Your phone is lying to you. If you’ve ever experienced that weird moment when your iPhone dies around 20 percent or watched your battery linger at 100 percent for hours just to suddenly plummet, you know all too well the wily ways of the iPhone battery. Here’s what your phone is actually up to:<p>So …

The Penny-Pincher's Guide to Styling Your Kitchen Like a Millionaire

If there's one thing we enjoy more than decorating, it's cooking. Leisurely sipping a glass of wine while concocting a culinary feast (or quick …

This Is How to Overcome Social Anxiety: 5 Tips Backed by Research

Your mind races. Your palms sweat. The words don’t come out of your mouth right, if they come at all. We’ve all been there at one time or another. …

16 tasks to do around the home before it gets too cold

After a summer of play, fall is our chance to prepare a house for the cold months ahead. There’s weatherstripping to check, patio furniture to store, gutters to clean. And yet there are always those smaller things that we forget until it’s the middle of a cold snap and we’re the grasshopper, …

Daffodils

Science explains why you’re so addicted to Pokemon Go

You might think you’re so addicted to playing Pokemon Go because you loved Pokemon growing up, but that’s not the only reason. It appears there’s a …

This Is The Most Likely Reason Why You Feel Successful But Still Aren’t Happy

Most of our successes fall into one of three categories, and we can rarely have all of them at once.<p>“How can I succeed?”<p>It’s a question many of us ask ourselves and have trouble answering. Because what is success, anyway? Is it writing a book and selling a million copies? Winning awards? Or just …

8 Times Very Different Animals Evolved Very Similar Traits

Ever show up at a party dressed to the nines only to find that someone else was wearing the same outfit as you? Awkward! But don’t be too …

Biology

Slow Cooker Chocolate Chip Scones

Mix together the flour, salt and sugar.<p>Rub in the butter roughly.<p>Stir in the milk to make a soft dough.<p>Stir in the chocolate chips or other …

This Exercise Will Make You Much Smarter, Says Neuroscience

A recent study reveals the workout that's good for both your body and your brain.<p>We already know that exercise can help make us smarter, happier, and less stressed. But all exercise is not created equal. If you're a time-crunched entrepreneur, might you like to know which kind of exercise is most …

This bath-loving dog is an overload of cuteness

There are many dogs who love to swim, especially if it involves the adventure of retrieving a ball or toy. But when it comes to bath time, our little …

Dorm decor hacks: Fun ways to liven up a basic box

Moving into a dorm is one of college life’s most exciting milestones; it’s the first time many kids are living away from the comfy confines of home.<p>But the thrill can wane when the dormitory door opens. Most dorm rooms are pretty basic, with plain furniture and institutional floors and walls.<p>So how …

Where We Create: A Look Inside Real Life Craft Rooms & Art Studios

You have to consider organization, tools, storage and work surfaces when designing your art studio, creative home office, or craft corner. But beyond …

Western Australia

The Decorating Secrets an IKEA Stylist Knows (That You Don't)

We're often dazzled by the effortless aesthetic of a Swedish interior—their cool home tours continually inspire us. How do they create such …

7 Tips for First-Time Furniture Arrangers

Whether you've just signed the lease on a new apartment or become the proud owner of your very own home, the next step in the moving-in process can …

6 assumptions that will kill your mobile app design

User interactions have evolved so rapidly during the last few years that designers can barely keep up—making it tempting to use interaction design techniques from other media (or even legacy app design) when we build mobile applications.<p>In reality, it’s important to remember that our interaction …

How To Lose Belly Fat—This is EXACTLY What You Have To Do

Miscellaneous Articles<p>How To Lose Belly Fat—This is EXACTLY What You Have To Do<p>Most people are very motivated to lose belly fat. Unfortunately, they …

Nutrition

The police can't track your cellphone without a warrant, judge rules | VICE News

In a first, a Manhattan federal judge presiding over a narcotics case has decided that drug evidence obtained through cell phone surveillance technology called "Stingray" won't be admissible in court.<p>StingRay (also known as "Hailstorm" or "TriggerFish") is an "IMSI catcher" basically acts like a …

4 Psychological Tricks That Will Improve Your Performance Today

Maybe you just bombed the bar exam. Or perhaps you’re terrified that you’re going to get laughed out of the room when you try to sell your product.<p>When the stakes–and your emotions–are high, it’s hard to think positive. But the thoughts that run through your head influence the way your body behaves …

Self-improvement

How to keep your credit card safe when traveling abroad

On a recent family trip to Vienna, Austria, an American tourist discovered an ATM skimmer, designed to steal information about the credit and debit …

6 Surprising Things Science Says Will Make You Happy

Fulfilment may be simpler than you think<p>With the list of things that make us unhappy growing ever longer - social media, smart phones, Donald Trump - some news about what makes us cheerful is more than welcome.<p>This week the University of Warwick revealed the huge psychological benefits you get from …

Happiness