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Study: lighter-skinned black and Hispanic people look smarter to white people

As long ago as 2005, an ABC News report on colorism called it "an open secret in the black community." Two more recent documentaries about the issue, 2011's Dark Girls, and its 2015 offshoot, Light Girls, present it primarily as a source of pain inflicted both on and by African-Americans.<p>All things …

Two Ex-Army Rangers Believe Flip Flops And Sarongs Will Defeat ISIS

I recently met two ex-Army Rangers in a bar, and got onto the topic of the war against ISIS. They told me they knew the solution: flip flops. I …

Android 5.0 Lollipop Update: Samsung May Send Out New Google Software To Galaxy S5 And Others In January

Samsung Electronics Co. may be ringing in the New Year with a fresh new system update for its devices. The manufacturer reportedly plans to begin …

Should You Turn Your Hobby into a Business? Five Questions to Ask

Sure, you love your favorite after-hours activity now, but will you love it when it's your only source of income? Turning your hobby into a business …

Brought back from the dead

<i>Bringing the dead back to life has been a dream of humankind since the beginning of time. But could revival ever become reality? Our Cover Story is</i> …

Listen to 50 Cent’s ‘In Da Club’ Before a Job Interview, Says New Study

Do you have a big job interview or an important interview coming up? A new study suggests that listening to music with heavy bass sections like 50 …

Why Great Ideas Always Come In the Shower (and How to Harness Them)

It's happened to all of us—you're in the shower and inspiration strikes. You struggle to remember when you get out. Sometimes you're successful, …

Samsung all but confirms the Galaxy Note 4 will arrive on September 3

Samsung this week confirmed that it will hold a September 3 Unpacked event in Berlin, where it is expected that we’ll see the official unveiling of …

PS4: How to upgrade the hard drive up to a whopping 2TB the easy way - Pocket-lint

Although the new PlayStation 4 is super exciting and encourages you to download games, music, movies and more to the internal storage, it is perhaps …

How you’ll meet other people in The Division

It made a huge splash at E3 in 2013, but we still know very little about Ubisoft’s latest game to cash in on Tom Clancy’s name, The Division. It will …

Learn Linux with This Free edX Course from the Linux Foundation

Intro to Linux is normally a $2,400 course from the Linux Foundation, but it's being offered for free now on edX. If you've ever wanted to learn how …

Here Is The Richest Person In Each State

Looking to borrow some money? We've found you the best person to go to in each state.<p>The interactive map below from the real estate blog Movoto shows the net worth of the richest resident in each U.S. state. Darker shades of blue reflect those at the richest end of the wealth spectrum, while darker …

You Can Now Legally Unlock Your Cellphone, Here's What It Means for You

Today, the President fulfilled his promise to sign the Unlocking Consumer Choice and Wireless Competition Act. This means it's once again legal to …

What to Do When You Feel Too Embarrassed to Exercise

Walking into a gym for the first time can be an embarrassing experience. You might be self-conscious that you're too out of shape while everyone else …

10 Malware Removal Apps Tested, Malwarebytes Comes out on Top

A recent test done by the independent antivirus research group AV-TEST—whose tests we've mentioned in the past—took a look at the performance of …

NFL extra point experiment begins at the Hall of Fame Game

Getty Images<p>Extra points will be a little bit harder at the start of the preseason, as the NFL is experimenting with moving the spot of the ball back …

7 Practical Things You Should Do After Cracking Your Smartphone’s Screen | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

Perhaps a runaway elephant stepped on your recently dropped phone in a parking lot adjacent to the local zoo. Maybe your crazy ex-girlfriend tracked …

Learn How to Eat Well on Just $35 a Week

Food tends to be one of our biggest budget items, but even with a limited income you can still eat well. Software developer (and avid runner) Erik …

Smart shoes vibrate you in the right direction using Google Maps

When you're out running, walking, or biking, it's inconvenient and potentially hazardous to keep your eyes glued to the map on your phone. Imagine if your shoes told you which way to go without you ever having to take your eyes off the road or sidewalk. That's the idea behind the Lechal smart shoes …

FedEx Pleads ‘Not Guilty’ To Drug Trafficking Charges

FedEx Corp. may be the largest drug dealer in the United States, according to a 27-page indictment handed down by the United States District Court on …

Search These Key Phrases to Get the Best Deals on Craigslist

We've all been in a situation when we need to get some quick cash and decide to sell something. Learning some of the phrases to search for might help …

Android Lollipop 5.0 5.1 | UK release date, new features and upgrades

Hilton Hotels soon to turn your smartphone into room keys

Hilton Hotels are looking to pioneer the use of smartphones as a replacement to plastic (or metal) keys. Hilton Worldwide Holdings is, reportedly, to announce the transition this week. This would put the hotel chain above the competition when it comes to smart technology and the conveniences it can …

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Are Glass Screen Protectors Better Than Plastic Ones?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>I scratched the screen of my last phone and I want to avoid that on my new one. I’m not a fan of plastic screen guards, but I have …

5 Mini Gizmos That Fit in Your Pocket or Purse

Here are five pocket-friendly gizmos to make your travel even more comfortable:<p>1. <b>Charge key</b><p>When connecting a charger to a smartphone or connecting …

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