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Swim Through the Oceans at Your Desk With Google's 360-Degree Seaview

Richard Vevers left the world of London advertising to go to Australia and chase his dream of making a career in underwater photography—a source of …

Terms And Conditions Are The Biggest Lie Of Our Industry

THE LEGAL AGREEMENTS SET OUT BELOW GOVERN YOUR USE OF THIS TECHCRUNCH POST (“TECHCRUNCH”). TO AGREE TO THESE TERMS, CLICK “AGREE.” IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS, DO NOT CLICK “AGREE,” AND DO NOT USE THE SERVICES.<p><b>A. TERMS & CONDITIONS ARE WAY TOO LONG SO THAT YOU DON’T READ THEM AND JUST CLICK</b> …

Missing My Memory: Life With a Traumatic Brain Injury

I used to have the most amazing memory. I had friend's phone numbers memorized, as well as all my credit card numbers, and my driver's license number. I could watch a movie once and recite all the one-liners on command. I could read an entire book in a day, or over the weekend (depending how long …

Consciousness Survives the Death of the Body New Research Confirms

By Buck Rogers<br>The greatest question of all time may very well be, ‘what happens to us when we die?’ While many, individuals, religions and spiritual …

Report: YouTube personalities may be breaking federal guidelines, at risk for lawsuit

<i>Dead Realm</i>, a game by Section Studios, launched on Steam's Early Access program some weeks ago and has met with early sales success. That success comes in part because the game has been custom-built for YouTubers. However, the game was also <i>literally</i> built with the help of several YouTube …

The First Real Smart Drug? Researchers Say Modafinil Works

And has no preponderance for side effects.<p>So-called smart drugs or "nootropics" might have a roaring internet trade already, but there's still little consensus on how effective most substances actually are at enhancing cognitive function in people who are healthy but just want a bit of a brain …

5 Steps to Self-Mastery for Success and Happiness

Wealth, prestige, and power constitute the world standard for success. For some these prizes have come through hard work, for others through luck or inheritance. Yet none guarantee happiness. As the greatest measure of true and lasting success, happiness requires more, and self-mastery is the …

Self-improvement

Online Stars Feel Cheated As YouTube, Facebook Battle Over Videos

There's a battle brewing between Facebook and the people who make professional videos on YouTube. Facebook has made video a priority over the past year and many of the most popular videos turn out to have originated on YouTube.<p>A lot of YouTube stars say Facebook is taking money right out of their …

What the Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast

Mornings are an underutilized tool to aid productivity.<p>Let me explain.<p>We’re often at our peak in the mornings. This is why Mark McGuinness suggests …

Scientists stimulate mouse brains with wireless 'charger'

For reasons we'll soon explain, turning on a light inside a mouse's head can help scientists map brain function. It's easy to implant an LED in a mouse's brain, but how to power it? Until now, the mice either needed to be tethered to a fiberoptic cable or fitted with heavy wireless charging …

Why your eyes move all over the place while you dream

The vivid, bizarre images that infuse dreams are formed when people make the darting, rapid eye movements characteristic of a certain stage of sleep, …

Smart people live longer— here’s why

Smarter people tend to live longer than those with less luck in the intelligence department. Now, a new study hints at why: It's (almost) all about good genes.<p>About 95 percent of the relationship between intelligence and longevity is explained by genetic influences on both traits, researchers …

Unconscious Memories Hide In the Brain but Can Be Retrieved

Unconscious fear-related memories can remain totally hidden from your conscious mind, yet they still have the ability to dramatically affect everyday …

Neuroscience

7 Ways to Get Happier in Less Than a Minute

Having a blah day? Try these super-quick mood boosters to get happy fast.<p>Some days go really well and some not so much. If your day is taking a turn for the worse and you need to stop the downward slide, you don’t want to add to the stress by eating up your valuable time. Sometimes you don’t really …

7 Interview Questions to Help You Assess Emotional Intelligence

Determining who you hire for a job plays a big part in forming your company’s culture and ensuring its future success. Selecting informative …

IBM has built a digital rat brain that could power tomorrow’s smartphones

<i>This post has been corrected.</i><p>In August 2014, IBM announced that it had built a “brain-inspired” computer chip—essentially a computer that was wired like an organic brain, rather than a traditional computer. These chips are designed to work like neurons—the brain’s nerve cells. Wired reported on …

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Report suggests the next iPhone will get a huge speed bump

Each year, September comes, and each year, the iPhone gets faster. But a report and analysis by <i>9to5Mac</i> points to a significantly speedier and more …

Why The World Isn’t As It Seems - Facts So Romantic

Take a close look at the floor tiles in the scene below. First, focus your attention on the tile directly below the potted plant, in the shadow of …

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Electrifying Photo Takes Internet by Storm: Why Rainbow Lightning Is So Rare

<i>This story was updated on 16 August at 2:07 p.m. ET.</i><p>A real-estate agent and storm chaser captured a snapshot of a lifetime on Aug. 9, when he …

Welcome To The Twins Festival

No, you're not seeing double.<p>The Twins Days Festival looks like double the fun of your ordinary festival.<p>About 2,000 sets of twins, triplets and quadruplets headed to Twinsburg, Ohio, this past weekend for the annual festival, now in its 40th year. The festivities include a talent contest, …

7 Mobile Games to Complete Your Smart Device

Tired of the games on your device? Or maybe you’re looking for something new to pass the time in your morning commute? Whether you like strategy …

YouTube finally fixed this annoying feature

The annoying 301+ frozen views on that popular YouTube video is no longer, the service announced on Twitter Wednesday.<p>When a video was going viral …

YouTube is getting rid of '301+ Views'

When a video posted to YouTube starts to really rack up hits, the view counter has always frozen at "301+" for a while as the system checked for any robotic view count inflating shenanigans. It's become something of an institution at the site, acting as a flag for videos that were on the verge of …

Is YouTube Becoming the World's Most Important Resource for Modern History?

For the past 100 years, news corporations and filmmakers have been frantically capturing the most important events of a generation on camera. Now, …

Video Marketing

It looks like Apple has fixed the bending problem with the iPhone

YouTube<p>Remember "Bendgate?"<p>The controversy started when YouTuber Lewis Hilsenteger showed how easy it was to bend the iPhone 6 Plus with his bare …

YouTube Minecraft star CaptainSparklez starts crafting mobile games

Jordan Maron’s first game Fortress Fury already has 2m downloads and fans<p>With nearly 8.8 million subscribers and 1.8bn views for his YouTube channel, Jordan “CaptainSparklez” Maron is one of the most popular gamers on the online video service.<p>Maron’s most popular videos are his musical parodies of …