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4 Ways To Remain Productive When Working From Home

The oxymoronic home-office is really a minefield of distractions and temptations, dithering and surfing. Here's a survival strategy.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It may seem like the perfect setup. You can wake up just 10 minutes before work, you don’t need to worry …

Time Management

How Cold Showers Can Change Your Brain And Boost Your Mental Health

Not long ago, my daily life was in really bad shape. I was sleeping anywhere between 3am to 6am on average, and on the really bad days I wouldn’t …

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Review: Possibly the most complete smartphone ever made

<i>Editorial Note: The Note 7 has been discontinued due to continued risk of fire. This review is for all intents and purposes now simply a historical archive of this smartphone’s short-lived greatness.</i><p><i>In other words, if you find somewhere that still sells it, do not buy it, unless you enjoy toasted</i> …

The new Xbox One: Everything we know about Microsoft's next game console(s)

The Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) will introduce the world to a host of exciting new video games this week. But what about video game hardware? We've heard that the Nintendo NX and Sony's PlayStation Neo won't make it to this year's expo.<p>Microsoft, however, might be the exception to the …

What Are the Three Ways to Train Your Brain to Be Happy?

You can train your mind to be unhappy and you can train it to be happy.<p>Training your mind to look for errors and problems (as happens in careers like …

Samsung is building chips for next-gen gaming graphics

Samsung likes being the first kid on the block with new memory products, and has done it again with a type of DRAM. The so-called HBM2 modules can power through data at the rate of 256GBps (with a capital "B"), making them a whopping seven times faster than the best DDR5 chips on the market. The …

The top 10 car tech innovations of 2015

There was a time when customers had to wait for the complete redesign of a vehicle to gain the latest tech features. However, with the ever-increasing convergence of the tech and automotive industries we've seen the rate of change accelerate at a rapid pace, meaning the features offered in one year …

Photographer's Hilarious Portraits Capture Dogs Trying To Catch Treats

This is paw-some.<p>It must really pug these guys when they don't catch the treats.<p>Christian Vieler, a 45-year-old photographer from Waltrop, Germany, has been shooting fun photos of dogs for the past three years. He initially got into pup portraiture completely by accident: He bought a camera in …

'Killer Mike' and other hip-hop stars filed a Supreme Court brief exposing a big double standard for rappers

The brief argues that the violent rhetoric rappers sometimes use to decry social injustice shouldn't be taken literally. When listening to other genres of music, the brief suggests, many people <i>don't</i> take violent lyrics at face value.<p>"In 'Folsom Prison Blues,' country artist Johnny Cash famously …

Rap & Hip-Hop

57 small things you can do every day to be happier and more successful

1. Assume people have good intentions.<p>Since you can't read minds, you don't really know the "why" behind the "what" that people do. Imputing evil motives to other people's weird behaviors adds extra misery to life, while assuming good intentions leaves you open to reconciliation.<p>2. Avoid using …

Self-help

Up Close and Personal (11 Stunning Animal Portraits)

Danish photographer Morten Koldby has taken the most impressive animal portraits I have ever seen! Staring at us straight in the face, from point-blank range, these wild animals look as if they're demonstrating a wide range of emotions.<p>Kolby captures a unique perspective and by doing so gives us a …

Splash and Slide: 10 Best Waterparks in the U.S.

Noah's Ark Water Park (Courtesy Noah's Ark)<p>With so many waterparks located across the US, it is important to know which ones have the whole package, with rides ranging from easy float-along rivers to towering water slides that send you zipping down extreme drops. So if you are already feeling the …

Southern California