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These 16 Psychological Tricks Immediately Make You More Likeable

How to use science to get more friends.<p>It's hard to say exactly why you like someone.<p>Maybe it's their goofy smile; maybe it's their razor-sharp wit; …

Psychology

How to download music from YouTube and transfer it to your Android device

A lot of people who aren’t subscribed to a music streaming service like Google Play Music or Spotify like listening and discovering new tracks on YouTube. In a way, this is a great option, but it’s far from ideal.<p>For one, the screen of your device has to be turned on all the time for the audio to …

15 Slow-Cooked Mac and Cheeses For When There's No Time For Stovetop

I feel very passionately about macaroni and cheese. I love making different versions for every season, subbing out different cheeses and pasta shapes, serving it casserole-style, in muffin form, or straight from the stovetop. However, I fully understand that sometimes there's no time for all that …

Cooking

20 Slow-Cooker Chicken Recipes to Make This Fall

As bummed as I am about the fact that summer is basically over, I'm so pumped about all the warm autumn meals headed my way. I felt like a kid at …

8 Delicious Ways to Turn Chicken Drumsticks Into Dinner

As you prepare next week's meal plan, take this opportunity to swap out your regular pack of chicken thighs for some juicy drumsticks. This equally …

The Mystery of S., the Man with an Impossible Memory

On an April afternoon in 1929, a timid-looking man with a broad face appeared at Moscow’s Academy of Communist Education and asked to see a memory specialist. The man, who would become known in the psychological literature as S., had been sent by his boss, a section editor at a Moscow newspaper …

How to Horribly Injure Someone on Purpose

Do you hate violence? Author Tim Larkin says you need to be ready to use it anyway—and use it well—if you have no other choice.<p>If you're like me, you gave self-defense classes a try when you were a kid, but punching air and going "kiai!" for an hour every other day seemed pretty useless, so you …

Hollywood's favorite video-editing tools arrive in a free app

If you're serious about video editing and are weighing up your software options, two choices usually pop up: Adobe Premiere Pro CC and Final Cut Pro X (FCPX). But Avid, Hollywood's go-to editing company, just played a wild card by releasing Media Composer First, a limited version of its pro …

Apparently We've All Just Been Cooking Mashed Potatoes Wrong

...according to Food Network chef Tyler Florence.

How to Use Public Wi-Fi and Not Get Hacked

When traveling, using Wi-Fi connections instead of data and calling plans can save travelers hundreds of dollars. Relying on public Wi-Fi is …

Suspended – Medium

How to keep your Android contacts current and duplicate-free

Although smartphones have progressed exponentially through the last decade, I'm still finding myself bumping up against remnants of the past.<p>Take my …

Here's Einstein's Advice to His Son on How to Accelerate Learning | Inc.com

Geniuses might be distinguished by their ability to grasp incredible complexity, but that doesn't mean if you somehow managed to corner one the greatest minds in history for a chat you'd be perplexed by what they had to say. According to Nobel Laureate Richard Feynman, the true hallmark of genius …

Albert Einstein

Canadian sniper makes history by killing ISIL insurgent from more than 3.5 kilometres away

The Canadian Armed Forces once again hold the title of world’s longest sniper kill after a special forces soldier hit an ISIL fighter from more than …

Military

Tupac Shakur’s Complicated Legacy, Explained

In September of 1992, Vice-President Dan Quayle called on Interscope to pull a record called <i>2Pacalypse Now</i> off of retail shelves. There had been a …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

Apps

New legislation ensures workers can take at least 10 sick days a year without a doctor’s note | Toronto Star

Sick notes for the boss could soon be a thing of the past in Ontario.<p>Employers will be banned from asking staff for a doctor’s note if they take 10 …

How 5 Chefs Doctor Up Their Scrambled Eggs

Bobby Flay is scrambled egg GOD.<p>At this point in your life, you've developed some sort of relationship with scrambled eggs. It's a food so ubiquitous that it doesn't need an invitation to breakfast. It just kind of shows up. And that's never a problem. Scrambled eggs, when cooked just right, have a …

Breakfast

Priyanka Chopra Busts Out the Best Taylor Swift Goat Remix Impression

Priyanka Chopra has many talents; she was named Miss World back in 2000, after all, and has since parlayed her charisma into starring roles on shows …

Scientists solve 400-year-old mystery of Prince Rupert's drops

(Phys.org)—Researchers have finally answered a question that has stumped scientists since the early 1600s: Why are the heads of tadpole-shaped pieces …

HTC's upcoming flagship phone leaks in gorgeous red

Is red color a new trend in smartphones? It definitely seems like it's catching on; months after Apple launched a special edition (RED) iPhone, a new …

Microsoft's new Windows: How 10 S is different

Probably the most important thing for consumers to understand is that Windows 10 S -- announced by Microsoft this week -- is not an upgraded operating system but a more streamlined, or “stripped-down,” version targeted primarily at the education market.<p>It won’t be showing up on mainstream Windows …

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

Entertainment

The Best Thing to Make in the Instant Pot

So you heard the rumors, bought an Instant Pot, and now it's been sitting in your basement the last couple months and you just <i>don't</i> know where to …

Cooking

Man captures monster relative of great white shark in 'hour-long' battle to haul beast onboard

This monster relative of the great white shark was caught off the British coast after fishermen battled with it for nearly an hour.<p>The fearsome 17 …

White Shark

Many Canadians with cellphone service complaints not aware of their rights

Most people don't know where to turn for unresolved telecom gripes, survey says<p>Got a gripe about your phone or internet service that you just can't …

8 Kid-Friendly Slow-Cooker Meals

Brian Kennedy, 2013, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved<p>When it comes to family meals, I’m always looking for three things: wholesome …

Cooking

Beware of ‘Canadian sensitivity’: Declassified documents reveal what the CIA really thinks about us

<i>Last week, the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency released nearly one million declassified documents online. Spanning an era from the Second World War</i> …

Canada

Netflix Has Secret Codes for Finding Super Specific TV and Movie Categories

If you thought Netflix couldn't get any better, you're in for a surprise. There's an entire website dedicated to making your binge-watching sessions …

Entertainment

Evernote abandons controversial privacy policy change

Evernote has bowed to pressure and decided not to update its privacy policy to allow staff to read people's notes stored on the platform.<p>A change due …

Privacy