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2 simple email marketing tricks you should be using

E-commerce companies across the globe have learnt the boons of email marketing. From the bigger players, like Amazon, to the relatively newer ones, such as Wamli, they all send emails to their customers. These include welcome emails, promotional offers, discount vouchers, abandoned cart reminders …

eCommerce

7 Tips to Improve Your Memory

Learning ability is probably the most important skill you can have.<p>Take it from Peter Brown, Henry Roediger, and Mark McDaniel, authors of <i>Make It</i> …

'My husband divorced me out of the blue'

For most people, divorce is a slow, drawn out process. But for Sela Blake, it began with when the doorbell rang - and nothing would be the same again<p>There are events that arrive with such ferocity that they forever divide your life into 'before’ and 'after’. Mine arrived three days before my 39th …

Nepal rejects reverting back to a Hindu state

Nepal's Constituent Assembly has rejected calls to revert back to a Hindu state, deciding instead to keep its secular system brought in after the abolishment of the monarchy in 2008.<p>The decision made during voting on a draft of the country's long-delayed new constitution on Monday sparked violent …

Putting your wet phone in rice probably won’t save it. But do it anyway

Correlation is not salvation<p>Recently, while spending a weekend in Upstate New York, I jumped into a lake with my shorts on. Unbeknownst to me, my battered iPhone 5S sat snugly in my pocket. Sometime during my swim, the phone slipped out and disappeared. I had no idea where it had gone until 26 …

iPhone

Smoking Doesn’t Kill Them: The Strange Science of the Longevity Gene

Why do some cigarette smokers live to old age while others die young? Scientists are getting closer to an answer.<p>It’s a well-established fact that …

Make or break: travelling as a couple

Travelling as a couple can present unique challenges (and advantages) on top of the exhilaration and standard stress that accompanies long-term travel. Will it make or break the relationship? What happens when one person wants to go to the Full Moon Party and the other wants to jungle trek?<p>Like …

Gertrude of Arabia: The ‘Queen of the Desert’ Who Dreamed Up Iraq

She was a pistol-packing linguist, cartographer, kingmaker—and soon, a Nicole Kidman subject. A Woman in Arabia provides a fresh look at the …

12 Theories of How We Became Human, and Why They’re All Wrong

Naledi Fossils<p>Killers? Hippies? Toolmakers? Chefs? Scientists have trouble agreeing on the essence of humanity—and when and how we acquired it.<p>Naledi Fossils<p>What a piece of work is man! Everyone agrees on that much. But what exactly is it about <i>Homo sapiens</i> that makes us unique among animals, let …

Leader of al Qaeda belittles leader of ISIS as not worthy

<b>(CNN) —</b> In a blistering new message, the leader of al Qaeda denounces the leader of ISIS as the illegitimate leader of a phony caliphate.<p>Exposing a glaring hostility between the two jihadi groups, Ayman al-Zawahiri, the leader of al Qaeda, openly attacks ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi for …

US woman arrested for keeping her children in a cave

Four and six year old children found barefoot, dirty and living in a wooden shipping crate in an underground cave near Kansas<p>A 24-year-old US mother is in custody on Saturday after her two young children were found barefoot, dirty and living in a wooden shipping crate in an underground cave on the …

Why people are pissed about what Spotify is doing to their phones

<b>Updated: August 21, 2015, 10:10 A.M. EST</b><p>A new privacy policy from Spotify introduced with little fanfare has sparked a backlash against the streaming …

Privacy

Bangkok bomb: Two suspects in CCTV footage hand themselves in to police

The two men insist they are tour guides, according to reports, after coming forward on Thursday night<p>Two men identified by Thai police as “persons of interest” in the Bangkok shrine bombing have been cleared after one of them surrendered for questioning by police.<p>The Thai man explained he was a …

Mapped: The countries with the most trees

It's International Day of Forests, a global celebration of trees and woodland. But which countries boast the most? The map below shows the world according to percentage of forest area, as recorded by World Bank Open Data.<p>Unsurprisingly, the tropical lands of South America, the Caribbean, Africa, …