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The Surprising Benefits of Being an Introvert

There are a lot of misconceptions about introverts — like that they’re antisocial, unfriendly, shy or lonely. But in many cases, being an introvert …

Personality

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10 things that people don’t understand about introverts

Being an introvert can be a tough thing to accept at first.<p>Your parents might tell you that ‘you’ll grow out of it’ but here I am, 20 years later …

The five biggest questions about Apple’s new facial recognition system

Can police use facial recognition to unlock your phone?<p>Today, Apple introduced a new flagship phone — the iPhone X — with a powerful new login system. Because phone’s all-glass front leaves no room for a home button, Apple is ditching Touch ID in favor of a facial recognition system powered by a …

McDonald's Confirms Suicidal 'McDonald's Hong Kong' Twitter Account Was a Long-Con Hoax [Updated]

This week, an unverified Twitter account claiming to be “McDonald’s Hong Kong,” a real branch of the global fast-food giant, went mad.<p>The account was …

McDonald's

The Cheesecake Factory - 美式芝士蛋糕的殿堂

對The Cheesecake Factory的情意結, 很濃, 畢竟我在美國生活了一段長時間. 消失的光陰, 散在風裡, 但那份情懷, 是久久不能散去. 在Marina Del Rey的The Cheesecake Factory, 還有那時在那裡工作的日子, 就是我在當地故事的重要部份. …

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I wish my fingers could get used to this adorable Mac keyboard

Although pretty much anything with a USB cable will work, there aren’t a lot of mechanical keyboards designed for the Mac, whether in terms of aesthetics or functionality. I was excited to test an unusual new Mac-focused keyboard called the Lofree, then, because it ticks quite a few boxes in a way …

Gear & Gadgets

Why The Most Productive People Do These Six Things Every Day

The secrets behind four-minute meetings and scrapping your to-do list.<p>Of all our available resources, everyone has the same number of hours in a day. Some, however, happen to get more done. Are they faster or smarter? Do they have more help? Perhaps. But they’ve also learned tricks that can help …

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The CNN porn scare is how fake news spreads

Last night, a twitter account by the name of @solikearose tweeted out a surprising image of CNN broadcasting porn instead of Anthony Bourdain’s scheduled show <i>Parts Unknown</i><i>.</i> And then without really much questioning, a bunch of news sites ran with it, claiming that the network showed the footage for …

Mark Zuckerberg outlines how Facebook will tackle its fake news problem

'Some of these ideas will work well, and some will not'<p>The weeks since the 2016 presidential election has put Facebook under the spotlight for its role in the circulation of fake news articles, which included President Barack Obama weighing in during a press conference earlier this week. While CEO …

It’s dirty and disgusting. So why do we bite our nails?

It’s complicated<p>I’ve been biting my nails ever since I can remember. I do it automatically, without even realizing it: I’m focused on writing a story, and before I know it, my finger is in my mouth and I’m greedily chewing a nail or a cuticle. I hate that I bite my nails; it makes me feel ashamed, …

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Disney Pulls Offensive Moana Costume Off the Shelves

Just a few days after people noticed that a costume of the demigod Maui being manufactured and sold by Disney included a bodysuit of tattoos and …

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刈包創意新吃法 台中人私房美食

本月焦點 精彩分享<p>鬼月出遊十大必知旅遊禁忌<p>原來有這些事情要注意!還是小心一點吧~<p>最新景點<p>1傳藝七夕藍眼淚<br>• 2台中公園七夕點燈<br>• 3阿倍野HARUKAS<br>• 4白熊咖啡廳<br>• 5台中市第四信用合作社<br>• 6Ladurée 台北微風店<br>• 7誠品生活松菸店<br>• 8麵屋武藏-虎嘯<br>• 9島與浪花金門古厝民宿<br>• 10老時光燒肉酒肴<p>人氣景點<p>1富山護漁區海 …

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4 Snapchat tips that will make you a pro

Snapchat is one of those essential social networking apps that makes a ton of sense to early adopters (read: young folks) and not much sense at all to those who arrive later to the party.<p>As obfuscated as most of Snapchat’s features are, it takes a bit of guidance if you want to go beyond simply …

Google Maps

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Uber drivers stage protest over French response to taxi strike

Hundreds of chauffeurs stage 'funeral march' after government cracks down on ride-hailing apps<p>A group of chauffeurs for Uber and other ride-hailing companies staged a protest in Paris today over the French government's response to last week's taxi strike. The drivers staged what organizers called a …

Demonstration

熊築地:深宵馬糞海膽手卷

周末狂熱對我而言,一切皆往已,十多年前就真的經常夜蒲,年紀越大,越怕去夜場。<br>如非不是支持S小姐,也不會穿上剛買下的黑色西裝,出席她與朋友合資經營的娛樂中心開幕派對。<br>坐小巴在景隆街下車,赫見<b>博多別天神</b>旁邊,有一間小店,門外大排長龍,探頭看個究竟,原來是近期另一間被吹捧,賣海膽手卷為名的<b>熊築地</b>。鑑於要趕 …

擺脫中式英文!教你善用5億詞彙美國當代英語語料庫

去年底,我在電腦玩物介紹了兩個網路上的語料庫搜尋引擎,造成了不少迴響與傳播,兩篇文章不僅被許多網站轉載,瀏覽人次也紛紛創下高峰:<br>• 寫英文信最佳辭典: Netspeak 比 Google …