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Tinder's huge change that lets you 'super like' people is launching around the world on Thursday

Users can now swipe <i>up</i> on a user's profile — to "super like" them.<p>The feature has been trialed in Australia for the past several weeks and is touted as a way to indicate that you <i>really</i> like a match. In a blog post published in September, Tinder says that based on tests, if you "super like" a user, …

Apps

10 awesome internet hacks to make your life better

The internet. Probably the best invention ever (with apologies to the wheel). But are you using it efficiently? Here are ten ways to improve the experience<p>1. Logging out of Facebook remotely<p>Ever checked Facebook on a friend’s or family member’s device and then realised, with horror, that you forgot …

Social Media

What’s Holding Women Back in the Workplace?

Despite support at the top, gender equality is a long way off at most U.S. companies. A study by Lean In and McKinsey reveals why—and what employees and companies can do about it.<p>Why aren’t there more women in the upper ranks of corporate America?<p>Cue the broken record: Women rein in career plans to …

The Workplace

30 places to see before you turn 30

Amazing destinations around the world cater to the particular strengths and challenges of the twenty-something set.<p>These spots might be more physically challenging or tougher on your schedule.<p>They might be easier on the wallet, or a reveler's playground best appreciated while you can still stay up …

The Coddling of the American Mind

In the name of emotional well-being, college students are increasingly demanding protection from words and ideas they don’t like. Here’s why that’s disastrous for education—and mental health.<p><b>S</b>omething strange is happening at America’s colleges and universities. A movement is arising, undirected and …

Higher Education

Life's Stories

How you arrange the plot points of your life into a narrative can shape who you are—and is a fundamental part of being human.<p>In Paul Murray's novel <i>Skippy Dies,</i> there’s a point where the main character, Howard, has an existential crisis.“‘It’s just not how I expected my life would be,'" he …

Technology gave us a myriad of almost-equal choices. So how are we to decide?

Do you still believe in the myth that there is perfect combination of subscriptions and discounts to live your best life at the lowest price?<p>There comes a point in the proliferation of choice when, for the average chooser, paralysis sets in – the kind of blinking, slack-jawed confusion of someone …

Mad Men

The 10 most affordable cities in the world

Of all the cities in the world, your dollar will go the furthest in Mumbai, India.<p>It's currently the cheapest city to live in, according to the Economist's World Cost of Living Index.<p>The index, which is calculated every other year, compares countries based on the cost of things like food, drink, …

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What Good Is Thinking About Death?

We're all going to die and we all know it. This can be both a burden and a blessing.<p>In the heart of every parent lives the tightly coiled nightmare that his child will die. It might spring at logical times—when a toddler runs into the street, say—or it might sneak up in quieter moments. The fear is …

British Columbia

2015 State of Atheism in America

This past year, Barna Group has spent a considerable amount of time studying the unchurched—those who have not attended church within the past six …

Faith

Fighting cancer and Ebola with nanoparticles

<b>(CNN) —</b> In medicine, finding a substance that attacks cancerous tumors without destroying the healthy tissue around it has long been the Holy Grail.<p>From targeted remedies such as monoclonal antibodies to surgery, cancer has still managed to elude a treatment that discretely and separately attacks …

Nanotech

Startup Visas: The New Fad Attracting Entrepreneurs To Europe

Stuck in the mud of a persistent and widespread economic downturn, Europe has been struggling to come up with inventive ways to kickstart new businesses. Holland, meanwhile, has been the latest to promote one of the smartest tactics yet: the start-up visa.<p>Since January, the country has been …

Startups

Best of Travel: 16 More Things We Loved

Even if they didn’t snag the tippy-top spots on our 2015 Best of Travel list, these outstanding runners-up still deserve an award for being the best in their respective fields.<p>Want to see the wildlife of Uganda or ride a camel in the Sahara? The outfitters here have you covered. Seeking endless …

Adventure Travel

5 Powerful Books That Changed the Direction of My Life

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Quiz time: Can you name Newton's first law of motion?<p>No? (Don't feel bad, I had to look it up, too.)<p>Newton declared, "Every object in a state of uniform motion tends to remain in that state of motion unless an external force is applied to …

19 Websites That Will Make You Smarter in Every Way

It’s almost unbelievable that in this day and age almost everyone is carrying around a library of knowledge, richer in resources than that of the …

Learning

Pakistan tightens cellphone control after Taliban massacre

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Almost every Pakistani citizen has a cellphone, but from now on, Big Brother is checking to make sure their name, number and …

Pakistan

South Korea legalises adultery

Constitutional Court says state should not intervene in people’s private lives<p>South Korea’s Constitutional Court has struck down a 60-year-old statute outlawing adultery under which violators faced up to two years in prison.<p>The nine-member bench ruled by seven to two that the 1953 law was …

Human Rights