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Ikea’s Incredibly Boring, Long, And Pointless Ads Are Brilliant

The pre-roll ads invite people to skip them–yet data shows that viewers stay, anyway.<p>Would you watch a eight-minute-long ad featuring two twentysomethings unsuccessfully trying to make out on a sofa? Or an ad of a teen cleaning the dishes for almost five minutes? How about an ad of some millennials …

Pirate Bay 'borrows' visitor CPUs to mine virtual coins

Piracy websites can't really depend on ads, so how do they make money? By using your PC's processor cycles, apparently -- whether you want to or not. Visitors to The Pirate Bay have discovered JavaScript code in the website that 'borrows' your processor for the sake of mining Monero digital coins. …

MoviePass’ $9.95 ‘unlimited’ deal is one movie a day

Going to the movies isn't cheap and MoviePass wants to fix that. The company has just announced a $9.95 no contract subscription plan that'll grant subscribers access to one movie per day in a theater without blackouts. Previously, users were limited to two movies per month for $15, and in Los …

20 gadgets under $20 that you'll actually use every day

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

Best practices for passwords updated after original author regrets his advice

Fourteen years later, Bill Burr says his tips were misguided<p>A vast majority of the trusted tips and tricks we employ when crafting a custom password actually make us more vulnerable to hackers, according to the expert who popularized the tips back in 2003. In an interview with <i>The Wall Street …

An iPod Shuffle for Spotify is surprisingly essential

Thanks to <i>Baby Driver</i>, we've all been reminded of our love affair for the MP3 player -- namely the iPod. Now that Apple Music, Spotify and others allow us to carry millions of songs on our phones at all times, the days of frantically loading a dedicated media player before leaving the house are long …

Nap Attack: 23 Photos of Cuddly Creatures

The week has just begun and we already have a case of the “Mondays” at ISO. All we wanna do is cuddle up and go back to bed, but instead of snoozing …

RIP: Microsoft Paint Killed Off After 32 Years

Microsoft Paint, the first image editing software experienced by countless photographers and PC users around the world, is being laid to rest. …

Science: Doodling Has Real Benefits For The Brain

Doodling, coloring, and free-drawing increase blood flow to the parts of the brain associated with reward.<p>Many creative people know that making art is its own reward. Now science corroborates it. A new study from Drexel University shows that the process of making art stimulates the area of the …

Are you 'old' yet? The cut-off has shifted - Futurity

The boundary of "old age" needs to change, say researchers. Here's why.

Google's Eric Schmidt shares his best advice for managers

Eric Schmidt is the executive chairman of Alphabet, the parent company of Google and one of the most influential conglomerates in the world.<p>But when he joined Google in 2001, it was a search engine company with a few hundred employees that was still three years away from an IPO.<p>By the end of …

Silicon Valley

Indonesia’s top news companies reveal how to get startup stories published

Every startup needs a media relations strategy. Unfortunately, there are still a lot of small businesses that don’t know how to build a good …

Infographic: Is Your Startup Idea Already Taken?

Is Your Startup Idea Already Taken?<p>on April 28, 2016 at 10:47 am<p>Shares 4.2K<p>There’s an ongoing joke in the startup world about how aspiring founders …

Startups

Here's How Steve Jobs and Tim Cook (Plus 10 Other CEOs) Responded to Customer Complaint Emails | Inc.com

Recently, I bought an electric lawnmower at the local big-box store. Unfortunately, it was dead on arrival, and let's just say I wasn't blown away by the manufacturer's customer service department. So, after a few hours of frustration, I sent an email to the CEO of the multibillion-dollar company …

Tim Cook

Studio Ghibli is opening a theme park

It’s set to open in 2020<p>Studio Ghibli fans will finally get to explore the world of one of the studio’s most beloved movies with a dedicated theme park set to open in early 2020, producer Toshio Suzuki announced yesterday.<p>The park, which will be located in Aichi's Expo Park in Nagoya, Japan, is …

After 0 successful submissions, Google quadruples top reward for hacking Android to $200,000

Google has paid security researchers millions of dollars since launching its bug bounty program in 2010. The company today expanded its Android Security Rewards program because “no researcher has claimed the top reward for an exploit chain in two years.” Right. Well, the program has only been …

Instagram Created a Monster: A No B.S. Guide to What’s Really Going On

I remember how excited I was when I first started posting on Instagram. I finally had a platform to get my work seen, tell my stories, share my life …

How to Cut Your Photo Editing Time in Half

Editing photos after a shoot can be extremely time-consuming, especially if you have not spent some time optimizing your workflow. If you’d like to …

The most valuable brands in the world, in one chart

Six years after it lost the crown to Apple Inc., Google Inc. has reclaimed the title of the most valuable brand in the world. For Android fans, the …

Slack’s $2.8 Billion Dollar Secret Sauce

How Slack stole a multi-billion dollar market by becoming everyone’s favorite sassy robot sidekick.<p>“So what’s the secret behind Slack? What did you …

Free Time Tracking Software

Generosity Burnout

Senior leaders <b>Brad Feld</b>, <b>Sarah Robb O’Hagan</b>, <b>Mike Ghaffary</b>, <b>Heidi Roizen</b>, and <b>John Rogers Jr.</b> discuss burning out on giving, the techniques they use to avoid it, and how they recognize it in their employees. For more, visit hbr.org/generosity.<p>Download this podcast<p>SARAH GREEN CARMICHAEL: Welcome to the …

How To Be A Time Lord: Time Management Techniques To Try

<i>Time management techniques from Dennis Mortensen, CEO of</i> <i>x.ai</i><i>, an AI driven personal assistant who schedules meetings for you.</i>

Doctor Who

Desktop Zero: How To Manage Unproductive Digital Clutter

I used to have many files scattered across my computer desktop, making my immediate files easy to find. Or so I thought. While fighting tight …

Fighting

Why Slacking Off Can Speed Up Your Productivity

Being busy is very often a waste of time. Slacking off can actually get better results. Just ask nature.

Productivity

Being Poor Is Too Expensive

Some think that being poor is simple. You don’t have enough money to buy a lot of stuff, so you’re forced to buy less stuff. But that’s not really …

Personal Finance

Chat is the New Browser

<i>Bots are starting basic. So did the web</i><p>Few people picked up on one of the most interesting things that David Marcus, head of Facebook Messenger, said …

A Checklist of Real Estate Photography Essentials

One of the most crucial selling points for any real estate agent is a set of high quality, dynamic images that convey as much information to a …

404 Page

Explore Opportunity<p>Internet researchers can work as Independent Research Consultants or with individuals or companies to gather, synthesize and …

Project Management

Tesco Bank has suspended all online payments after hackers stole money from 20,000 accounts

The bank told the BBC that some accounts "have been subject to online criminal activity, in some cases resulting in money being withdrawn fraudulently."<p>Benny Higgins, the CEO of Tesco Bank, told Radio 4's "Today" programme that 40,000 accounts had suspicious transactions, while BBC personal finance …