Mumtaz Malik

16 Flips | 4 Magazines | 2 Likes | @MumtazMalik5vk9 | Keep up with Mumtaz Malik on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Mumtaz Malik”

How Testosterone Affects Language

A brain-imaging study suggests the hormone might play a role in differences in how men and women speak.<p>The unfortunate thing about studies on the differences between male and female brains is that they get overstated in ways that perpetuate stereotypes. (“Women are better at nurturing, so why don’t …

Oppo's 6" R7 Plus packs a lightning-fast camera

Smartphone maker Oppo launched its R7 Plus handset in Bangalore, India today to make waves in the mid-range segment, with a 6-inch display and a metal unibody design.<p>The dual-sim 4G-capable R7 Plus features a 1080p Super AMOLED display (which tops out at 367 ppi, quite a bit lower than the …

Phones

Huawei is the new Samsung

Samsung's meteoric rise as a smartphone maker began with the Galaxy S, a 2010 Android handset with some high specs and more than a passing resemblance to the iPhone. That formula of pushing the limits of specs and the boundaries of Apple's intellectual property is now being reprised by Huawei. But …

National Parks Road Trip: Alaska

Experience an unforgettable road trip through three of Alaska's national parks.<p><b>Gateway Airport:</b> Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport<p>Using Anchorage as a hub, these out-and-back drives lead to three huge national parks and some of the world’s most expansive and spectacular wilderness …

National Parks

Five Practices for Nurturing Happiness

By: Thich Nhat Hanh<br>Via: Dailynews.lk<p>We all want to be happy and there are many books and teachers in the world that try to help people be happier. …

Mindfulness

Disney-fied New York City Adventure in Photos

<i>Disney's Aladdin at Broadway's New Amsterdam Theatre, photo by Dave Parfitt</i><p>50+ Million tourists descend on New York City each year, and now Disney's group tour arm, Adventures by Disney, is bringing just a few more. In 2015 Adventures by Disney began offering, for the first time, a jam-packed, …

When to Visit Alaska's First National Park

<b>Location: Alaska<br>Established: February 26, 1917<br>Size: 6,075,029 acres</b><p>On any summer day in Denali, Alaska's most well known national park, hundreds of people see sights that will stay with them the rest of their lives. Perhaps a golden eagle will soar off the cliffs at Polychrome Pass, or 20 Dall's …

National Parks

Gratitude: 3 Ways to Invite More Happiness Into Your Life

There are some days when gratitude is simple. Maybe you got a raise, had a great vacation, watched your kid star in a school play, and other amazing experiences. Those occasions are awesome! Then there are times when you have to struggle to find gratitude. When that new raise requires you to work …

How Obama was wowed by the wilds of Alaska

President Obama is not the first American head of state to have been troubled by the warm Alaskan climate. Back in 1923, President Warren G Harding was on an extended trip to the state – just a territory back in those days – to mark the opening of the railroad. Prior to a visit to Fairbanks, the …

5 Mistakes That Will Cause Your Pursuit Of Happiness To Backfire

There are a lot of advantages to being a happy person. Studies consistently show happy people enjoy benefits ranging from better relationships and improved health to enhanced creativity and better problem-solving skills.<p>It seems as though people are trying harder than ever to be happy these days. …

Happiness

7 MUST SEE things to do in Rocky Mountain National Park

September 4, 2015 marks the 100th anniversary of the dedication of Rocky Mountain National Park. Each year, more than 3 million people visit the park …

National Parks

6 Adventurous Folks on the One Place to Go Before You Die [Sponsored] – Feature

There are people who go on vacations and there are travelers. The former go somewhere to escape and relax. The latter seek immersion, adventure, and a deeper connection with the world. We asked six adventurous men of style to tell us the one place every traveler should visit before he dies. (For …

South America

21 Unforgettable Adventures for Your Labor Day Weekend

Photo: Daniel Brittain, Explorer for The Outbound<p>When a holiday weekend comes around, you need to take advantage of that extra day off and spend some time outside. We've got 21 unforgettable adventures that are the perfect way to do just that. Whether you're into hiking, camping, biking, climbing …

Apps to download for your car

REUTERS/Desmond Boylan<p>We own cars way longer than we own cell phones, but that means most of our cars are desperately in need of an upgrade.<p>That's where these apps step in. From getting gas on-demand to knowing why your check engine light is on, the way we drive and approach owning a car is …