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Middle East

5 Cheap Travel Gadgets You Need in Your Carry-On

<i>By Kristen Mitchell for the CheapTickets Travel Blog</i><p>When you're prepping for a flight there's a few things you always know to bring: a few magazines or a book to keep you busy, headphones to listen to music or drown out any annoying neighbors and a phone charger. These are crucial, but there is so …

Gear & Gadgets

Is Transparency The Music Industry's Next Battle?

The issue of how much musicians theoretically earn from their work has moved out of the trade press and into social media's trending topics recently, whether that's Taylor Swift demonstrating her clout via a successful protest of Apple Music or Jay Z's Tidal promising artists higher royalty rates …

Carrie Underwood

The Interview: Author Jon Ronson on online shaming

Welsh journalist Jon Ronson, author of <i>The Men Who Stare at Goats</i> —Ewan McGregor played him in the film—has been described by <i>Daily Show</i> host Jon …

Fitness buffs strut stage at Tampa Bay Classic

TAMPA -- John Schleicher, 68, began working out in the garage when he was 13 years old to get ready to play football. In 1965, he walked across the …

Tampa Bay

Want to be happy? Slow down

In 1972, Matthieu Ricard had a promising career in biochemistry, trying to figure out the secrets of E. coli bacteria. A chance encounter with …

How & why to use Pinterest "buy" button

Pinterest officially confirmed they are launching a Buy Button, launching with selected partners in the US to Apple users.<p>Find out what it is, why brands should use it, and how to get started as/when Pinterest rolls out wider availability.<p>Thanks to Daniela Badalan (Neo) and Mathieu Gillain (Social …

Innovation Tips That Will Change the Way You Think

Innovation plays an important role in a business. If you don't create more effective processes, think of new products, or implement new ideas, your business will less likely to succeed.<p>How do you become an innovative person? Here's a short presentation. More themed slides here: …

Ones to watch: Predicting the Fortune 500 of 2025

By<p>The <i>Fortune</i> 500, our annual ranking of the largest U.S. companies, has been in a constant state of flux since the first one was published in 1955. …

How Focusing on Happiness First Can Get You All the Success You Ever Wanted

Follow this entrepreneur's example and tap into your deepest source of happiness to achieve what you want in business and life.<p>Once upon a time, Mary Miller was the co-owner of a janitorial services company who viewed every day at work as a war.<p>Cleaning up after people is a tough gig. It's …

10 Scientifically Proven Ways to Be Happier Every Day

Would a boost in positivity help your career and relationships? These studies show how to get an improved outlook.<p>Regardless of who you are, what you do, or how much money you have, life in this world will never be perfect. People die, accidents happen, and things break. Even so, it's possible to …

50 Cent gave a perfect explanation for why people shouldn't buy Jay Z's Tidal

During an interview with the Los Angeles radio station REAL 92.3 , the rapper was asked his thoughts on the service.<p>"They probably could've did something more exciting if they reached out, because the people you saw there don't even own the rights to their music," he said. "So they can't say it's …

50 Cent

How to Change Your Life in Just One Day

Imagine that with just one wave of a magic wand you could turn your entire life around. Well, you my dear, hold the power to use that wand at any …

Happiness

Are You Asking The Right Questions About Your Life?

Questions are one of the most powerful forces on earth. Look at any creation and you'll find a question—or more likely a whole bunch—behind it. From …

Operating Systems

Nightmare by Avenged Sevenfold

Nightmare!(now your nightmare comes to life)<p>Dragged ya down below<br>Down to the devil's show<br>To be his guest forever<br>Peace of mind is less than never<br>Hate …

Horror

10 College Towns We'd Actually Want To Visit As Adults

<i>By Calder Quinn, CNTraveler.com</i><p>You don't need to be a student to pay a visit to these college towns -- there's theater, great restaurants, hiking and microbrews to keep even non-undergrads happy.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>10 College Towns We'd Actually Want to Visit as Adults<p>15 Places You Won't Believe …

8 Essential Tips to Build Relationships With Customers on Pinterest

We interviewed 8 small businesses about their use of Pinterest and how they connect with customers there. They shared their experience with us and here's what we learned: 8 great lessons on how to actually connect with customers on a visual social media.

Meet Anonabox, the tiny WiFi router that can anonymize everything you do online

Users looking to anonymize everything they do online in order to protect their privacy and/or hide from advertisers can always use the Tor browser, …

Write or Die: A Word Processing Program That Compels You to Keep Writing

I'm not a writer in the conventional sense of the term. But writing is an important component of my work. I need to come up with clear, crisp, and …

Sharing Slides and Influencing People

Basics #2

Inside Flipboard / September 9, 2014<p>Think of Flipboard as your one-stop shop to keeping up with the news and your interests. Whether you enjoy …

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How the Apple Watch Is Like a Car

Multiple, interacting input methods work well to control complex machines.<p>Now that the world has seen the new Apple Watch, we can say one thing for sure: This little device incorporates many, many different inputs. It's shocking, actually. There is a little dial ("the crown"), a button, standard …

The New Habit Challenge: Create A Better To-Do List

Making a simple list isn’t the best way to get things done. Next week we’ll test more effective approaches to organizing our days.<p>Tons of successful leaders laud the to-do list as the key to more organized, productive, and focused days, but is there a right way and a wrong way to do your to-do?<p>The …