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You Can Actually Use Samsung's New Phone Like a Desktop. It Will Be Huge for Travelers | Inc.com

But what impressed me most is the new Samsung Dex docking station. (No word on pricing or availability yet.) I remember trying out the Motorola docking station for the Moto X and Moto Atrix a few years ago, and also the Microsoft Lumia models which let you connect to a monitor, keyboard, and mouse. …

Sources: U.S. considers quitting U.N. Human Rights Council

The body has been accused of unfairly targeting Israel, and Trump aides are questioning its usefulness.<p>The Trump administration is considering pulling the United States out of the United Nations Human Rights Council, a body that has been accused of being biased against Israel and criticized for …

Human Rights

9 podcasts that will change how you think about human behavior

Fortunately, there are no shortage of podcasts designed to cater to that interest — whether it's a short one-one-one chat about building good habits or an hour-long compilation of novel ideas.<p>Here are some of the best podcasts that help put life in perspective.

Self-improvement

The search for the ‘Holy Grail’ of human longevity | The Star

Our life expectancy at birth has risen from roughly age 50 to 80 in the past century, a dramatic increase considering that for hundreds of years the …

Metformin

This Is How The Internet Reacted To Michelle Obama's Speech

"Do you think Michelle Obama is Beyoncé's Beyoncé?"<p>"That is the story of this country, the story that has brought me to this stage tonight, the story of generations of people who felt the lash of bondage, the shame of servitude, the sting of segregation, but who kept on striving and hoping and …

Michelle Obama

This Simple Technique Will Clear Your Mind [and Lighten Your 'Mental Load']

The life-changing magic of "thinking clean"...<p>Do you ever feel like you have so many things on your mind that you aren't able to fully focus on <i>any</i> of them?<p>Maybe you're trying to finish a project at work, but your mind keeps wandering to all of the tasks you have to finish at home, the financial …

Scientists find Luca, a single-cell, bacterium-like organism that is the common ancestor of all life on Earth

Scientists might have found the common ancestor that unites all life on Earth – and it’s called Luca.<p>Our ultimate relative was a single-cell, …

Biology

Science Says 92 Percent of People Don't Achieve Their Goals. Here's How the Other 8 Percent Do

If you're serious about goal-setting, here's what the high-achievers know that you may not.<p>Did you know that a staggering 92 percent of people that set New Year's goals never actually achieve them? That's according to research by the University of Scranton.<p>I've done it many times, and if you're …

The New York Fed Came This Close to Stopping the $81 Million Cyber Bank Heist

(Reuters) – Hours before the Federal Reserve Bank of New York approved four fraudulent requests to send $81 million from a Bangladesh Bank account to …

This Is Why People Think Brazil's Interim President Worships Satan

President of Brazil, poet, and sorcerer in league with The Devil?<p>View this post on Facebook<p>Marlon is portrayed in the book as a politician whose mission is "to be one of the facilitators of satanic influences" in the Brazilian nation. Mastral describes Marlon's characteristics during the course of …

A Man Ripped Off A Muslim Woman's Hijab, Screamed 'This Is America!'

The hate crime happened just days after Donald Trump called for a ban on Muslims entering the U.S.<p>A North Carolina man ripped off a Muslim woman's hijab and screamed "This is America!" during a Southwest Airlines flight late last year, court documents revealed Friday.<p>Gill Parker Payne, 37, of …