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A former FBI agent explains how emotional intelligence can get you through difficult situations

Few could accuse FBI agents of being soft and fluffy, and yet emotional intelligence is at the heart of most successful FBI investigations.<p>The ability to recognize, control and express emotions was often the single factor that led to my success as I recruited foreign intelligence officers to work …

Self-help

This Is How To Increase Emotional Intelligence: 5 Powerful Secrets

<b>***</b><b>Before we commence with the festivities, I wanted to thank everyone for helping my first book become a Wall Street Journal bestseller. To check it</b> …

Emotional Intelligence

Physicists Have Created a Set of Conditions in Which Time Seems to Run in Reverse

Nobody panic.<p>While we all take for granted the fact that time's arrow forever points towards the future, physicists have always had trouble showing …

Quantum Mechanics

Por qué los millonarios de Estados Unidos (y la familia Trump) son los más beneficiados con la mayor reforma impositiva en ese país en 30 años

La mayor reforma impositiva de los últimos 30 años, impulsada por el presidente Donald Trump y aprobada por el Congreso, estuvo precedida por un intenso debate público acerca de quiénes ganan con esta medida.<p>Con los números a la vista, la primera conclusión que surge es que los sectores de mayores …

Here's What You Need to Know About That Mysterious Radiation Cloud Over Europe

Russia has confirmed it's real.<p>After weeks of silence and denials, Russia has confirmed that it too has detected evidence of a mysterious radiation …

9 types of people who never succeed at work

<i>LinkedIn Influencer Travis Bradberry originally published this post on LinkedIn.</i><p>Experience and knowledge are rapidly losing their relevance to success in the workplace.<p>Harvard economist David Deming studied workplace tasks from 1980 to the present day and found that those that emphasize social …

Emotional Intelligence

Refugiados y migrantes, la odisea de los que dejaron su tierra

Dos fechas significativas para las comunidades de las Américas confluyen en esta mitad del año: el <i>Día Internacional de los Refugiados</i>, que se conmemora este martes 20, y el <i>Mes de la Herencia de los Inmigrantes</i> que se celebra durante todo junio. En ambos casos, las fechas son tomadas como …

Neil DeGrasse Tyson's answer to 'What if we could live forever?' will change how you think about time

But what if you could have more time? What if you had all the time you needed to do everything on your list? No, you don't need to wish on a magic lamp — you just need to change how you perceive time and refocus your energies.<p>This is what Neil deGrasse Tyson does.<p>For those unfamiliar with Tyson, he …

Neil deGrasse Tyson

Newest LIGO Signal Raises A Huge Question: Do Merging Black Holes Emit Light?

Billions of years ago, two black holes much more massive than the Sun — 31 and 19 solar masses each — merged together in a distant galaxy far across the Universe. On January 4th of this year, those gravitational waves, traveling through the Universe at the speed of light, finally reached Earth, …

Black Holes

A neuroscientist explains the radical theory that our free will is just an illusion

Dean Buonomano, a professor at UCLA and author of "Your Brain Is a Time Machine: The Neuroscience and Physics of Time", gives a simple explanation of the theory of eternalism. Following is a transcript of the video.<p><i>It seems that everything in the universe has already happened under eternalism.</i><p><i>In</i> …

Consciousness

Samsung says it sold 5 million units of its Galaxy S8 in 25 days

Samsung has sold more than 5 million units of its new Galaxy S8 smartphone, the company has confirmed.<p>“Although we cannot provide detailed figures, …

Galaxy Note

Lots of people are switching from iPhone to Galaxy S8

The Galaxy S8 is a great phone, and with the iPhone 7 series looking a little dated, it makes sense that plenty of iPhone users are looking to pick …

Samsung is giving Galaxy S8 buyers a free case, SD card and 6 months of Netflix [update]

<b>Update:</b> Despite initial information indicating that this deal was for <i>all</i> Galaxy S8 owners, Samsung has clarified to AC that this deal is <b>only</b> for …

Galaxy S8

7 Nutrients That Keep Your Brain Young, According To Science

While genetics and exercise play a large role in your brain health and risk of developing dementia, diet is quite influential, too. There is no …

The Galaxy S8 is water resistant, not liquid resistant

One of the features you'll find in most top-end phones in 2017 is water resistance. The Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ from Samsung are no exception. …

Galaxy S8

El Galaxy S8 rompe 2 records - TECHcetera

El Galaxy S8 será, sin duda alguna, uno de los 2 mejores (y más vendidos) smartphones del año. Todos aquellos que han tenido la oportunidad de jugar …

The Galaxy S8 quietly copied a useful iMessage feature

The Galaxy S8 is finally out in most countries, which means more and more hidden tricks and features are coming to light. We already learned that the …

Galaxy S8 preorder numbers: How you like them apples?

Preorder numbers for the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus are the "best ever," the company says.<p>Samsung has more preorders for its Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus phones than for last year's Galaxy S7, the company says.<p>"The market has responded -- with a more than 30 percent year-over-year growth in preorders versus …

Galaxy S8

Samsung promises to fix the Galaxy S8 red screen issue with software update

In what seems to be a worrying trend for Samsung, its latest flagship has only been on the market for a weekend and it's already running into …

Phones

You can still remap the Bixby button on Galaxy S8 to open Google Now

While the initial batch of reviews widely praised Samsung and the brand-new Galaxy S8 for its gorgeous design and silky smooth performance, one complaint tech aficionados across the board shared was the inability to freely remap the dedicated Bixby button to launch other apps and features.<p>Crafty …

Google Play

The Galaxy S8 is evidence of Samsung's changing attitude to bloatware

Remember back when we all used to have a field day bashing Samsung bloatware? There was sooo much of it, you couldn’t disable or uninstall it, and most things duplicated stuff that Google already did perfectly well (and also pre-installed on Galaxy phones). But starting with the Galaxy S6, Samsung …

Apps

Samsung Galaxy S8

Metascore<p>89<p>TechSpot Metascore<p>Excellent:<p>104<p>Good:<p>18<p>Average:<p>0<p>Bad:<p>6<p>User Score<p>Based on 975 reviews<br>as scored by Amazon users<p>Last revision on April 8, …

Phones

The Galaxy S8 Plus is an ergonomic marvel

A screen this big has never been this easy to use<p>One of the hardest questions to answer, once you’ve decided to buy one of Samsung’s awesome new Galaxy S8 phones, is whether to go for the regular 5.8-inch variety or the Plus-sized 6.2-inch model. If I had to make that decision before seeing and …

Phones

Galaxy S8 owners see red as phones ship with tinted screens

Some customers in South Korea are reporting their Galaxy S8 shipped with a red-tinted screen, though Samsung says it can be manually fixed.<p>The Samsung Galaxy S8 doesn't launch around the world until Friday, but some in South Korea are already finding issue with it.<p>Some customers in the country who …

Gear & Gadgets

What do PCs, Samsung's Galaxy 8 and Toyota's concept vehicle have in common? Notable design

A focus on design has given a boost to HP and Dell in the PC market, may give Samsung's Galaxy S8 a lift and could even simplify Toyota's tech-happy …

New York City

What the Samsung Galaxy S8 means for the Note 8

Commentary: Curved screens, Bixby AI and support for future-looking LTE -- can the Note 8 bring anything more than the stylus? I think so.<p>If you're thinking about buying the Galaxy S8 or S8 Plus -- two different sizes of promising, very eye-catching flagship specimens -- then you also need to think …

Phones

Samsung's new Galaxy S8 adverts emphasize display and new form-factor

The hype crescendo for the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S8 shows no sign of stopping. That’s hardly a surprise because <i>holy crap</i>, this is an amazing phone, and it can’t come soon enough.<p>To whet your S8 whistle, Samsung has dropped three new made-for-TV adverts on YouTube, each demonstrating a feature of …

Samsung Galaxy S8