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How to detect lies with a storytelling technique

The idea that you can tell if someone is lying by analysing certain physical cues has been prominent ever since the 1920s, when the polygraph first …

Body Language

3 search sites that don't track you like Google does

When you need to get information or find something online, chances are you go to Google. But while Google is great at Web searches, it’s hardly stellar when it comes to privacy. It saves your search history, scans your Gmail, tracks your location, keeps everything you say to “OK Google,” and a lot …

Solu: the Finnish pocket computer that wants to take over the world

Photograph: PR<p>Solu is sold through Kickstarter for €349.<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/10/16/1444973021691/69f6f3ea-91d8-46c0-aaf3-4cfc7ef2f955-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: PR<p>Solu is sold through Kickstarter for …

Operating Systems

50 Free Apps To Make You An Incredibly Productive Person

Communicate with ease, tame your schedule, and get things done with these great tools.<p>You’re running a million miles an hour, trying to hold down a tight schedule full of tight deadlines on a tight ship. From messages to meetings to managing meddlesome minutiae, these 50 apps can help you work …

Dr. Heather Ashton on Benzodiazepines - Overview

Dr. Heather Ashton - Benzodiazepine Withdrawal

8 awesome paid iPhone apps that are free to download right now

Welcome back, free iPhone app fans. Let’s start your week off right with eight paid iPhone apps that would normally cost a total of $17 but that are …

Google is now Alphabet

Google announced in early August that it planned to blow up its corporate structure by forming a new parent company called Alphabet to allow its different businesses to operate independently and move faster.<p>Google's core business — which encompasses search, YouTube, and Android — will be a wholly …

Stocks

How to Create Your Own iOS Apps and Extensions with Workflow

Workflow's a new app for iOS where you can create your own little micro apps that can instantly search for directions home, find the nearest pizza …

25 Habits That Will Make You Smarter

Want to expand your mind? A little bit of effort every day goes a long way.<p>In the Quora thread, “What would you do to be a little smarter every …

‎Sky Guide on the App Store

6.7.1<p>Jun 4, 2018<p>Bug fixes<p>New in 6.7<br>+ Enabled higher resolution camera in AR mode<br>+ Added the Tesla Roadster launched in February by SpaceX's Falcon …

How to achieve your goals faster

We’ve all dreamed of these lofty goals in life at one point or another.<p>Setting goals is an essential technique to  accomplishing what we truly want in our lives, and more importantly —living a more fulfilling life. And the importance of goal setting is only increasing as our ability to focus …

5 Easy Ways to Beat Anxiety Now

Input Is A Faster (And A Bit Geekier) Way To Interact With Your Most-Used Apps

If you have a bunch of apps installed on your iPhone, it can be challenging to locate the right one when it comes time to jotting something down in a hurry – like adding an item to a grocery list, making a note about something a friend said, or shooting off a quick question via email, for example. …

Apps

40 Easy DIYs That Will Instantly Upgrade Your Home

Going through a home renovation is actually the worst. Time to take matters into your own hands.

The 24 best public colleges in America

Here, we've narrowed down our results to look at the best public schools in the country.<p>To determine the rankings, we asked over 1,000 Business Insider readers to choose the colleges that best prepare their students for success after graduation. We then combined those results with each school's …

College & University

Fitness apps are not for beginners

New research suggests that iOS fitness apps stink at giving you a complete workout. As the developer of one such app, you might think I would disagree. But I don’t. In fact, the only thing I would challenge is the researchers’ conclusion that app developers could do better. They can’t.<p>Fitness apps …

11 signs you aren't as good with money as you think you are

Newsflash: We all make money mistakes sometimes.<p>The trick is to know what they are, and to improve upon them on the road to building wealth.<p>If you think you're the exception to the rule, take a look at the points below — you might not be as flawless with your finances as you think.

Personal Finance

Self-destructing computer chip can protect top secret data

You probably wouldn't bat an eyelash if you see a self-destructing computer chip in a <i>Mission Impossible</i> movie, but what if one actually exists in real life? Xerox PARC engineers have developed a chip that can explode into teensy little pieces as part of DARPA's Vanishing Programmable Resources …

How to buy an iPhone using Apple’s new iPhone Upgrade Program

Apple CEO Tim Cook introduced the "iPhone Upgrade Program" towards the tail end of Apple's two-hour presentation on Wednesday. It's a new system where customers can get the latest iPhone each year — plus AppleCare+ coverage— by buying an unlocked iPhone through Apple in small monthly installments, …

Apple Store

You've been charging your smartphone wrong

But it's partially our fault because we've been charging them wrong this whole time.<p>Many of us have an ingrained notion that charging our smartphones in small bursts will cause long-term damage to their batteries, and that it's better to charge them when they're close to dead.<p>But we couldn't be …

Electric Vehicles

What Stephen Curry Can Teach Us About Creating Successful Habits

Stephen Curry was told his whole life that he would never make it to the NBA. He wasn’t tall enough. He wasn’t strong enough. He would be crushed by …

Why creating a meaningful morning routine will make you more successful

During my architecture school career I worked late through the night and slept in the mornings.<p>When I started working at an architecture firm, I conformed to getting up at 7 a.m. … but I didn't enjoy it.<p>I would get up as late as possible, skip breakfast, rush to work, and then feel like I was …

Productivity

4 body language moves that will change your life for the better

The answer to these problems may be as simple as changing body habits or adjusting your body language.<p>I like to call them body language boosts. It turns out that what the body does and how the brain responds are very closely connected.<p>As more and more studies prove, there are some easy ways to …

Wellness

12 Scientifically Proven Habits That Will Change Your Life

There's a science to building new habits. Read on to get yourself unstuck and get the change you want kick-started.<p>Research says the best way to bring change into your life is by creating new routines and sticking to them until they become habits.<p>The way to make sure we cultivate the new behavior …

How to Choose Which Programming Language to Learn [Infographic]

Udacity illustrates how to pick the programming language for the life you want.<p><i>"I think everybody in this country should learn how to program a computer because it teaches you how to think." ~</i> <i>Steve Jobs</i><p>You might have guessed by now that I'm a huge advocate for coding — and not just for geeks or …

This Chrome extension makes it easy to record your desktop, tabs or webcam for YouTube

There are many desktop tools that allow you to record your screen – but the problem with most of them is that you need to cough up some money up-front, and then work out whether the tool is actually going to work for you. Many have in-built editors that you’ll need to get your head around too.<p>If …

Software

How to Build a Better Internet

I pay Time Warner Cable $70 a month for broadband that works 70-percent of the time. Just for fun, I recently upgraded to the company’s best, fastest …

Remember Jelly? Here’s another iPhone app that wants to help with tough decisions

If you’re the type of person who takes an hour to decide what you’re making for dinner or whether you want an iPhone 6s or 6s Plus, Flotsm is for you.<p>It’s a free iOS app that lets you get unbiased help making tough decisions, as well as lighthearted ones too. And it’s all anonymous. It’s also …