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How To Conquer Your E-Mail Inbox

Many workers describe e-mail as the bane of their existence. The constant barrage of digital communication interferes with productivity. Mark Hurst, 42, a business consultant and author of the book Bit Literacy: Productivity in the Age of Information and E-Mail Overload, has devised a method he …

Sick of memorizing passwords? A Turing Award winner came up with this algorithmic trick

Passwords are a bane of life on the Internet, but one Turing Award winner has an algorithmic approach that he thinks can make them not only easier to manage but also more secure.<p>The average user has some 20 passwords today, and in general the easier they are to remember, the less secure they are. …

Artificial Intelligence

Easily Reorganize a Word Doc by Sorting Paragraphs by Number

When you’re writing a long research paper or article, chances are, you’ll need to rearrange some paragraphs during the editing process. There’s a …

Google Docs

100 Most Brilliant Tech Hacks You Need To Know Right Now

Think you’ve seen every possible tech hack out there? Think again for this ultimate list of no common sense tech hacks that makes your life easier.#1 …

Why I Write in PowerPoint

When writing business documents (aside from emails), most people turn to word-processing software. That’s not the only option. You can do everything — outlines, drafts, revisions, and even layouts, if you’d like — in PowerPoint or similar presentation programs.<p>That’s what I’ve used to write my …

Creative Writing

Find the Wi-Fi Password for Your Current Network with the Command Line

If you’ve connected to a Wi-Fi network, your computer usually saves that password so you don’t have to enter it in every time. But sometimes you …

Wi-Fi

De-Mystifying the Dark Corners of Windows: The Registry, DLLs, and More Explained

If your Windows chops extend in any capacity beyond novice, you’ve no doubt encountered the ever-cryptic Windows Registry, DLL files, User Account …

How Do Stars Go Rogue?

7 interview questions that determine emotional intelligence

Selecting informative interview questions can be a key factor in finding the right employees — as well as weeding out the ones that won't fit. A candidate's answers can be telling.<p>While different companies embody various values and cultures, success in the workplace is strongly influenced by a …

The discovery of the molecule Si-C-Si in space

The space between stars is not empty—it contains a vast reservoir of diffuse material with about 5-10% of the total mass of our Milky Way galaxy. …

Universe

How to Get Started Using a Big Fitness Ball -- The Ultimate Guide

Let me guess: You've had it for years.<p>You bought your stability ball on sale or won it at a work raffle, sponsored by your wellness committee. You were excited at first. But once you got it home, it felt like too much work to actually pump it up. Even more to the point, if you did go to all the …

The Best Free Workout Videos on YouTube

Now that the holidays are creeping around the corner, you may have to break up with your regularly scheduled sweat sessions, at least temporarily. …

To Be Successful, Do Only What You Do Best

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If there were some way for you to download decades of my experience in the business world and sort through the individuals who have had great success bringing real products to market, you’d find something very interesting.<p>You’d …

Entrepreneurship

What the Most Successful Entrepreneurs Do

The "secret?" Don't look at who they are or how they behave. Study how they think.<p>The editors at Business Week are a demanding lot. They got a copy of my new book, <b>Entrepreneurship for the Rest of Us</b>, and said, "boil it down for us."<p>Here goes.<p>We live in a world where no matter what we do for a …

Entrepreneurship