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Humanity May Have Reached its Maximum Lifespan

<b>A Halt to Progress?</b><p>It’s no secret that lifespans have been getting longer—whether in the U.S. or in other developed countries. Whereas at the …

Diabetes

DARPA's Latest Tech May Make Human Pilots a Thing of the Past

AI Copilot<p>The Pentagon’s Defense Advance Research Project Agency (DARPA), the agency responsible for the development of emerging technologies for use …

Aviation

This lovely seadragon has never been seen alive, until now

Ladies and gentlemen, meet one of the newest known members of the animal kingdom.<p>For the first time, scientists from the Scripps Institution of Oceanography in San Diego, California, have filmed a new species of seadragon in the wild. Dubbed the ruby seadragon for its resplendent red coloration, …

Fish

New Theory About Dark Energy Breaks Law of Conservation of Energy

Dark energy (not to be confused with dark matter) is the stuff that let’s scientists know the universe is expanding at an accelerated rate. Although …

Physics

Quora: How behavioral economics explains everyday life

<i>Quora Questions are part of a partnership between</i> Newsweek <i>and Quora, through which we'll be posting relevant and interesting answers from Quora</i> …

Henn-Na Hotel

The world’s first hotel to be run by robots.<p>On the Kyushu Island of southwestern Japan you’ll find a hotel run almost entirely by robots. At the …

Robotics

Emotional ‘hangovers’ influence future memories

A simple experiment designed by researchers at the University of Geneva and New York University has revealed that emotional “hangovers” of life …

The 12 Most Scenic Train Trips In the World

Traveling by train is one of the simplest ways to get around, and it can also be the most photogenic. These 12 routes from around the world are so …

Inspect palms from Santa Barbara's Stearns Wharf

Jan. 14, 2017, 6:00 a.m.<p>Family-friendly<br>• Central Coast<p><b>Why:</b> Because this is the damp, wooden heart of the California Riviera.<p><b>What:</b> Stearns Wharf dates back to the 1870s and gives you a wide view of prosperous Santa Barbara. The palm-shaded homes of the rich and famous climb the hills. The college …

How to Get the Most Out of Flipboard Using Both the App and the Web

Since Flipboard is available via iOS, Android and Windows, as well as on the Web, you might wonder what’s the best way for bloggers to use the world’s first social magazine on these various platforms. The answer is obviously going to be different for each person, but let’s take a look at a few of …

3 Steps to Creating an Effective Flipboard Profile

The purpose of a profile on any social media site is to give potential friends and followers a little background on yourself so they get to know you even before they dive into what you post. A great bio also serves the purpose of helping fans find you when they’re searching for people to follow. …

Creating the Perfect Email Newsletter Using Flipboard

Who’d have guessed that email—the original “killer app”—would become a novel, unobtrusive way to market yourself and your work in the form of a newsletter? But it’s not that surprising. Email used to be personal. At some point, marketers and corporations began abusing the intimacy afforded by easy …

Marketing

5 Flipboard Pro Tips for Bloggers

Over the last few months, we’ve covered a lot of basic tips to help bloggers get started on Flipboard. Now it’s time we shared a few pro tips to help you get even more out of your Flipboard experience.<p>1) Find more relevant people to follow<p>An effective way to give your own follower numbers a boost …

How to Use Flipboard for Your Media Kit

Whether you’re a blogger who writes about food, finance, travel, education or anything else, odds are high that marketers everywhere are anxious to hire you to help them promote their message. The challenge for them lies in finding the perfect blogger to help them get the word out. Bloggers can …

How to Create an Outstanding Portfolio on Flipboard

After having discussed how to use Flipboard to create an eye-catching media kit, we’d be remiss if we didn’t also discuss how to make the media kit’s close sibling, the portfolio. While a media kit is designed to tell potential clients about the services you offer and give them a glimpse at samples …

How To Use Flipboard to Build and Engage Community

No matter where you live or how unique your passions, there’s a good chance that you have found a way to connect with like-minded people online. Those people make up your community. Not a traditional one, for sure, but a valuable one nonetheless.<p>Online communities are a great way to learn more …

The Employment: A Prize-Winning Animation About Why We’re So Disenchanted with Work Today

What did Argentine filmmaker Santiago Grasso have in mind when he created the prize-winning animation <i>El Empleo</i> (<i>The Employment</i>) five years ago? Was …

5 Uses for Google Keep Beyond Note-Taking

Google Keep has been quietly storing our grocery lists and random musings since 2013, but since then it’s evolved to handle much more than daily task …

You've got a new PC. Now what?

<b>Q. I’m getting a new Windows 10 PC, and I know a lot’s changed since Windows 7. What should I keep in mind as I set it up?</b><p>A. Overall, Windows 10 ranks as one of the Microsoft’s better releases in recent years. It smartly incorporates touchscreen control alongside traditional keyboard, mouse and …

Software

Microsoft Excel — HOW TO Enable “all Macros” in MS Excel

Overview<p>By default, Excel <b>disables all macros and notifies you</b> (screenshot below). You then have to enable the macros for the file. This is meant to …

Microsoft Excel — Introduction to Power Query Excel Add-In

Part of the Microsoft Power BI Suite #Data #Analytics<p>Introduction<p>I recently came across an excellent overview article posted on LinkedIn about …

Top 5 Exercises to Reduce Stress and Anxiety Immediately

This is a guest post by Meighan Sembrano, an enthusiast, passionate writer and contributor to Consumer Health Digest.<p>Exercising is a good way to …

7 Ways Childhood Adversity Can DRASTICALLY Change Your Brain

<b>Wow.</b><p>If you’ve ever wondered why you’ve been struggling a little too hard for a little too long with chronic emotional and physical health conditions …

New Update Of Mary Bruce | Body Measurements and Short Bio

Popular reporter Mary Bruce was named a <b>Congressional Correspondent</b> for ABC News back in 2015. She has attractive figure with hourglass shape and is …

Reinforcing Workplace Wellness with Gamification & Apps

Workplace wellness is a huge and growing trend these days. A healthier employee is a happier employee. That is the reason managers are introducing …

Can This New Display Technology Transform Collaboration in the Workplace?

There is an increasing realization that the old way of doing things is simply not fit for this digital age. Anyone who has sat through several meetings this week, desperately trying to maintain their focus will admit that most meeting rooms are in dire need of a 21st-century upgrade.<p>Having one …

The 11 Commandments for Writing a Business Plan – Part 3 Getting Support

<i>Note: This month I am passing on the advice of SCORE mentor, angel investor and CFO extraordinaire, Hal Shelton. Hal’s 11 commandments for writing a</i> …

Articles - Roadmap Marketing

One of the biggest mistakes many make in marketing (myself included) is in looking at pricing as an analytical exercise. Often pricing strategies are …

Handling Non Functional Requirements in User Stories

For Training, Coaching, and Consulting engagements, please contact me for details on how I can help your organization.<p><b>Please Note:</b> User Stories are …

Project Management