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VRChat addresses ‘disrespectful or harmful behavior’ as racism and sexism rise on platform

Social VR platform VRChat has vowed to tackle “disrespectful or harmful behavior” in an open letter to the community.<p>VRChat, which launched early last year, is one of many VR platforms that enables friends and strangers to meet up online and hang out. Unlike many other apps, though, VRChat has …

Facebook may already be putting its news feed changes in place — users say they're seeing few posts from news or other organizations

The next time you check Facebook, you may only see a few articles from news publications or posts from other organizations you follow — if you see any at all.<p>Facebook users contacted on Saturday said their news feeds — the list of posts you see right when you log into the Facebook webpage or load …

Social Media

20 Important URLs That Every Google User Should Know

20 Important URLs That Every Google User Should Know<p>Google is much more than a search engine. Google offers dozens of interesting services in Google …

10 Signs You're Burning Out (And How To Stop It)

Even the best jobs can lead to burnout. The harder you work and the more motivated you are to succeed, the easier it is to get in over your head.<p>The prevalence of burnout is increasing as technology further blurs the line between work and home. New research from the American Psychological …

Female Photographers Tackle Gender Roles and Relationships

'The Real Thing' showcases fantastic photos about love, sex, and relationships.<p><b>This article originally appeared on Creators.</b><p>Female artists can be depressingly underrepresented in the art world, but Flowers Gallery is doing its part to fight back. "Over the last few years, we at Flowers have noticed …

Here Are 7 Things That Will Make You Happier in 7 Seconds, According to Research

Chris Pecoraro—Getty Images<p>Sam Edwards—Getty Images/Caiaimage<p>Jetta Productions—Getty Images<p>by nacoki ( MEDIA ARC )—Getty Images/Flickr RF<p>Reza …

The real reasons we are silent about depression

Speaking openly about mental health can seem like a minefield of clichés. Those suffering do so “in silence”, which they “break” when they describe what is happening to them. If they speak about it calmly, in a composed way, we’re more likely to applaud them as “brave.” But if their distress is …

Stigma towards mental illness: To Speak Up Or Remain Silent?

The first thing that hits one after mental illness strikes is stigma. Serious mental illnesses such as Clinical Depression, Bipolar Disorder, and …

Kids With Allergies Are More Likely To Have Anxiety And Depression

Researchers suspect it has to do with the allergic child's tendency to internalize problems.<p>By Kathryn Doyle<p>(Reuters Health) - Kids who have allergies at an early age are more likely than others to also have problems with anxiety and depression, according to a new study.<p>As the number of allergies …

Stunning photo series tells honest stories about women battling depression

What does someone with depression and anxiety look like?<p>Stumped? You should be: People who suffer from these mental illnesses look just like everyone …

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Cameron Diaz Beautifully Sums Up The Real Meaning Of Happiness

Perfect.<p>For Cameron Diaz, fame does not equal happiness.<p>The actress got real about the true definition of joy for the film "Human," saying success isn't defined by admiration from others. The movie features a series of interviews with people on what it's like to be human in the face of love, …

If you want to be more successful, stop networking

The biggest reason why connecting with people benefits you is simple: It allows you to extend your reach further, which in turn allows your ideas to make a much bigger impact.<p>The result is that you achieve your goals a lot faster with a few key friends to help you out than if it is just you, …

Success

My strategy for turning $15,000 into $200,000 every month

Each company starts off with $100 in capital.<p>One has a one-month sales cycle (i.e., people go from prospect to client in one month). The other company has a four-month sales cycle.<p>Not surprisingly, the slower business brings in less over time. But do you know how much less after one year?<p>It only …

Marketing

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

Famous Designer Recreates Classic ‘Star Wars’ Prints With Modern Design Elements

<b>In partnership</b> with Lucasfilm, renowned California-based creative director, Ty Mattson, offers his interpretation of the classic movie posters …

Teach yourself to stop procrastinating with the '2-minute rule'

I want to share it with you today so that you can try it out and see how it works in your life.<p>The best part? It's a simple strategy that couldn't be easier to use.<p>Here's what you need to know…<p>I call this little strategy the "2-Minute Rule" and the goal is to make it easier for you to get started …

Procrastination

Where's This Painting? 30 Years After Its Theft, Nobody Knows

Thirty years ago, one of the most valuable paintings of the 20th century vanished. It wasn't an accident and it wasn't some elaborate movie heist. It was a simple theft — and it's still a mystery.<p>It was the day after Thanksgiving in 1985. Staff at the University of Arizona Museum of Art in Tucson …

Art

Mercury

Mercury is the closest planet to the Sun, and the second smallest planet in the Solar System. It is also the least visited planet of our planetary neighborhood.<p>Credit: ESA - C. Carreau

Planets

Pictures of the day: 24 November 2015 - Telegraph

Sony has exclusive rights to advertise 'Star Wars: Battlefront' — so Microsoft found a way around it

Launched on Microsoft's Xbox One and Sony's PS4 in the UK 17 November, developer EA restricted pre-sale marketing of Star Wars Battlefront to the Japanese brand - which looked to capitalise upon the chart-topping game to propel console sales in the run-up to Christmas.<p>Microsoft, incapable of …

10 completely legitimate lost pages from Charles Darwin's seminal journals

Charles Darwin famously kept a journal that held his notes, sketches and details of his personal life. Much of the important work recorded in his …

Climbing On Mount Denali

How to Write a Perfect Cold Outreach Email: 5 Elements to Consider Before Hitting Send

Discover five elements of the perfect cold outreach email, as well as expert examples to go along with each one.

The No. 1 Rule for Branding, Sales, Marketing, Engineering, Management, and Happiness

The secret to success in business and in life is so simple that it can be summed up in five short words.<p>I tried to shorten the title of this post, but anything less expansive would be selling short the importance of the message.<p>There's a single rule that apples to everything in business and life, a …

Happiness

The 15 most compelling scientific findings that suggest aliens are real

Over billions of years, these ingredients condense to form gas clouds, new stars, and planets, which means that the ingredients, and therefore the potential, for life beyond Earth are scattered across the universe.<p>What's more, a number of recent discoveries also strongly suggest that alien life …

Astronomy

Here are 2 fonts that make your emails readable — and 2 you should never use

But according to a recent article in Bloomberg, designers think certain fonts make a better impression in professional communications.<p><b>Georgia:</b> Each letter written in this font has an additional stroke at the end. So it's generally easier to read the individual characters.• <b><br>Verdana:</b> The shape of the …