Luigie Gonzalez

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The Stylish New Faces Taking Over the Music Scene

If you can't always see the connection between industries like music and fashion, you're not alone. It's a super-subtle one, but if you look closely, …

More evidence essential oils 'make male breasts develop'

<b>A suspected link between abnormal breast growth in young boys and the use of lavender and tea tree oils has been given new weight, after a study found eight chemicals contained in the oils interfere with hormones.</b><p>Gynaecomastia is rare, and there is often no obvious cause.<p>But there have been a …

Fundbox Wants to Be PayPal for Small Businesses

Technology keeps making it easier to separate you from your money. PayPal enabled you to easily send money via the internet. Square allowed …

Small Business

So You're Smart, But You're Not Rich? This Eye-Opening New Scientific Study Tells You Why

Could there be a reason? Yes, it seems there could.<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Don't you look at rich people and find too many of them, well, dull?<p>Don't you listen to rich people and think: "What have they got that I …

How to test your emotional intelligence, and use it to improve your life

There are a number of different tests, including those developed by experts and free tools you can access online.<br>Read More

Amazon has $9.99 LED light bulbs that can be controlled by Alexa and Google Assistant

If you’re not already invested in the Philips Hue ecosystem, we should warn you that Hue products are very expensive. Don’t get us wrong — they’re …

Smart Homes

I retired a millionaire at 30 — this is the key to earning more money

Over the past 2 years I've written over 300,000 words about money, spent over 200 hours talking and recording for the podcast, answered over 1,700 reader emails, and done over 200 media interviews all about money. Many people ask me what's my best piece of advice about money.<p>I usually give some …

The Chrome Extensions We Can't Live Without

Nearly two-thirds of internet users turn to Chrome for their browsing needs, but far fewer take full advantage of its available extensions, the …

Google

Google’s Family Link app will help you monitor your child’s online activity

Worrying about how long your child is staring at a display for, and what sort of apps they are using is a fear that most parents endure. Google has …

Neuroscience: This Simple 10-Minute Exercise Will Give Your Brain an Immediate and Lasting Boost | Inc.com

There are times when we need to have all our brain cells working at their very best to help us make the right decision, or solve a difficult problem, or do well on a test or examination. But, as we all know, our minds sometimes seem to have a life of their own -- underperforming when we most need …

The Brain

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Google Assistant's Home control now directly supports over 65 partners

It feels like only yesterday that Google Home launched with support for a few select services. If memory serves me well, those were Nest, Hue, …

Smart Homes

These are the best smart home products to use with Google Home Mini

So you've got a new Google Home Mini. Good for you. That's a good call. It's like a Google Home, only less expensive and smaller, without the …

The elusive “Dark Theme” is hidden (and disabled) in the Pixel 2

Google has been shying away from integrating a dark theme in it’s recent AMOLED Nexus and Pixel phones, despite a lot of interest from consumers. …

GOP takes stock after another health care failure

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> By Monday afternoon, it was the worst-kept secret on Capitol Hill: the latest GOP health care bill was headed for failure.<p>Even before Sen. Susan Collins of Maine officially opposed the bill, Republican aides spoke knowingly about its impending death. Senators talked openly of new …

Mitch McConnell

The history of Android OS: its name, origin and more

Sometimes it feels like we’ve been running Google’s mobile OS on our Android devices forever. However, it’s actually been less than 10 years since the first official Android phone made its debut for consumers to buy in stores. Google’s decision to make Android an open source OS allowed it to become …

9 hacks for Google Flights that can save you a ton of money

While it's always a good idea to book flights in advance, sites like Google Flights have made it possible for you to travel on a budget, even at a moment's notice.<p>One of the most powerful price comparison tools available right now, Google Flights can show you all your travel options in literal …

10 best DSLR apps for Android

Most serious photographers have DSLR cameras. They’re the current gold standard in photography. You can get buy various cameras and lenses. It can be expensive, but worth it. However, you can expand the experience even further using apps. There aren’t a bunch of really good options, but what’s …

Apps

Does blurry photo show Amelia Earhart survived plane crash?

<b>(CNN) —</b> A newly unearthed photo showing blurry figures on a dock may shed light on the 80-year-old mystery of what happened to Amelia Earhart.<p>A new History channel documentary quotes experts who say the image shows the famed pilot survived her 1937 crash in the Pacific. But other experts told CNN …

ProtonMail makes its free VPN service available to everyone

ProtonMail, the encrypted email created by CERN and MIT scientists, has released a new product in response to the administration's roll back of Obama-era internet privacy rules. Starting today, you can try out the company's VPN service, which was in beta testing by 10,000 initial users for a year, …

All Extremely Confident People Give Up These 13 Habits | Inc.com

Real confidence is not narcissism.<p>Although the two often get confused, people with narcissistic tendencies need everyone to think that they're special. They have a need for admiration and a sense of entitlement that's rooted in deep-seated insecurities. Authentic confidence has nothing to do with …

Self-help

YouTube has a secret 'Dark Mode' – this is how you activate it

Open the Chrome developer tools tab.<p>Windows users can do this by pressing Ctrl + Shift + I.<br>• Mac users can do this by pressing Option + Cmd + I.<p>Select the Console tab.<p>Once in Console, paste the following text: document.cookie=”VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE=fPQ4jCL6EiE”<br>• Hit enter.<p>Close the developer tools tab and …

YouTube

YouTube TV is exactly what live TV streaming should look like in 2017

You already go to YouTube to watch funny cat videos, the latest music videos, and movie trailers, so why wouldn't you go there to watch live TV?<p>For …

Smart TV

The groundbreaking app turning millennials into stock traders is now said to be worth more than $1 billion

The new round of funding is reportedly led by Yuri Milner's investment arm, DST Global, and values the investing app at over $1 billion. That makes it a "unicorn" in Silicon Valley terms.<p>Robinhood declined to comment on the new funding round. Fortune previously reported that the startup was looking …

How to Add Multiple Destinations in Google Maps on iPhone and Android

Google is constantly improving its Maps app for the last couple of months. And one of the useful improvements is its ability to add multiple …

Google Maps

15 tips for Gboard, Google's supersmart Android keyboard

If you already use Gboard on Android (or iOS), you probably already know the basics. There are some great features you may not be taking advantage of, but totally should.<p>1. Type and translate<p>If you have a friend who speaks another language -- or you just really want to impress someone you met on …

Google

How to use Google Calendar’s smart meeting scheduler

Scheduling meetings on Google Calendar is now a whole lot easier.<p>A recent update to Google Calendar implemented one of the better features of the iOS …

Make Google Chrome faster, reduce how much RAM it uses, and be more productive

Google Chrome is my browser of choice, but it does have a habit of consuming a lot of system RAM. And sometimes it feels a bit sluggish. Fortunately, …

Software

Android Wear 2.0-ready Fossil Q Founder now available as cheap as $124

Excited about this Android Wear 2.0 software update everyone’s speaking so highly of? Well, you should be. It’s a pretty big deal even when you set …

8 Simple Ways to Speed Up Your Smartphone

Much like computers, smartphones can start to slow down after years, or even months, of use. However, there are some ways to keep your iOS and …