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10 things that successful couples do to have a happy relationship

Over lunch with a friend one day, Kevin was asked about the "secret of your obviously happy and healthy love relationship."<p>Kevin responded, "I married a wonderful woman and made the commitment to apply myself to the relationship with the same energy that I place into other important areas of my …

Self-improvement
Mobile Technology

Want to listen to an iPhone 7 and charge it simultaneously? That'll be £35

Charging while listening to music now requires an adapter – and things get really complicated if you want to plug into power while using old 3.5mm headphones<p>Apple’s removal of the headphone socket on its latest iPhone 7 has had several knock-on effects, but one thing most people might not realise …

Photos that bring mental health issues to life

Mental health is an invisible condition that presents itself in a unique way, depending on the person facing it. So how can it be communicated visually? In a new Dazed photo series called “The Bell Curve”, photographer Steph Wilson takes a personal approach to the depiction of anxiety. “My anxiety …

The FCC has a new plan to kill the cable box

The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday unveiled a revised proposal in its ongoing effort to create competition in the cable set-top box market.<p>Under the new plan, pay-TV providers would be required to offer free apps that allow you to watch all the programming you'd normally watch …

Televisions

Pokemon Go's mental health benefits are real

Dr. John Grohol is an expert in technology's impact on human behavior and mental health, and for the past 20 years he's studied how people operate online. He's the founder of mental health network <i>Psych Central</i>, and he knows all about the latest tools aimed at helping people deal with anxiety, …

The 7 best apps to make you healthier

Whether the first things you do when you get up in the morning are run and make yourself scrambled eggs or snooze the alarm and eat sugary cereal, those are habits. (Ditto healthy snacking, sleeping regularly, and remembering to call your mom once in a while.) And because habits by their nature …

Apps

How to Help Someone With Anxiety

Practical tips for helping a friend with anxiety (or spouse/family member). Much of the advice also applies to how to help someone with depression.

Self-help

4 behaviors that will shatter your marriage

Even if you love him and tell him often, that doesn't mean your relationship isn't suffering. In fact if that's all you do than you are in deep …

Self-help

Patent troll comes after Apple over battery charging technology used in iPhone 6s

Apple today has been hit with a lawsuit by Texas-based Somaltus LLC, which claims that the charging system used by the iPhone violates a patent it acquired from Snap-On Technologies. Snap-On Technologies originally acquired the patent in 2010 for an “integrated battery service system” that performs …

Patents

I've been on antidepressants for a decade — here's what everyone gets wrong about them

I was in the eighth grade, sitting at my assigned seat with a pencil and a green sheet of paper in front of me — it was the class final.<p>Suddenly, my mind went blank. The words and numbers on the page all blurred together and became meaningless. I froze with fear. My heart raced. <i>What was happening</i> …

Mind

How Being A Mistress Changed My Perception Of Marriage

<i>It takes two. It's give and take. It's all about commitment</i>. Those are a few of the slogans I've heard people use in regards to relationships and marriage.<p>While I agree that all of those things may be important and true, sometimes we fall short in keeping up with those standards.<p>I never considered …

Most 'science-backed' productivity trends are useless, but here are the ones you should try

It can seem like there's a new trend aimed at making you slimmer, happier, or more productive every week. Most of them claim to be backed by psychological or physiological research, but many are not.<p>We created this list to help you sort out which tricks might be helpful and which ones are better …

Psychology

Love Yourself First, Or No One Else Will

It’s natural to want to be loved by someone else, and to share your love with others. However, so many people are so eager to please those around …

Motivation

VW Just Found a US Bomb from World War II in its Wolfsburg Factory

Luckily, the 400 pound bomb from the forties contained no complicated software and was easily defused by the bomb squad.<p>According to a spokeswoman for the Wolfsburg city administration, construction workers found suspicious metal pieces at four locations at Volkswagen's plant in the German town …

How to Prevent Your Anger From Spiraling Out of Control

Anger fuels aggression, but it doesn’t always have to cause a flare-up. When properly managed, it can actually serve a productive purpose. Here are …

Anger Management

People With Anger Disorder May Have More Trouble Processing Social Cues

The stereotype concerning someone with anger issues is that they just have bad impulse control. You joke that they haven’t slept in a week, they …

Anger Management

7 Underrated Job Skills That Will Get You a Raise

Getting people to do whatyou need them to do without forcing it is invaluable.<p>Hard work, negotiating prowess, teamwork: These are on every list of …

Neurophilosophy

Meet The Hero Who Commutes to Work in His McLaren P1

Hypercar ownership, done correctly.<p>It's hard to determine what's more striking about the McLaren P1–its face-melting performance, or the fact that it functions as a totally normal car in spite of said face-melting performance. It's low, sure, and rear visibility is minimal at best, but other than …

13 habits science shows will help you fall asleep faster and sleep better

But not sleeping, in addition to making you less efficient and more stressed, is terrible for your health.<p>Americans currently average 6.8 hours of sleep per night, down an hour from 1942. Four in 10 Americans don't even get the minimum of seven hours of sleep doctors recommend. That's a public …

Harvard Medical School

Protect Your Relationships By Communicating Effectively

<i>This article first appeared on the blog of Intentional Insights, a nonprofit organization that empowers people to refine and reach their goals by providing research-based content to help improve thinking, feeling, and behavior patterns.</i><p>________<p>In my early twenties, I said goodbye to my family in …

What It's Really Like to Let People Finger You in Public

"When they touch my vagina, I say, 'You have 30 seconds — you have to look into my eyes.'"<p>Milo Moiré, a Swiss artist and psychologist, has been performing controversial nude public art for years. In 2014, she rode a bus naked (painted with names of clothing items where they are supposed to go on a …

Feminism

Microsoft Will Fuse Together PC And Xbox One With ‘Play Anywhere’ On September 13th

Microsoft has been making big moves to combine their resources when it comes to gaming with their announced <i>Play Anywhere</i> program. <i>Play Anywhere</i> is the marriage of Windows 10 PCs and Xbox One home consoles by allowing Windows 10 users to play Xbox One games and vice versa. The PC market is currently …

Forza Horizon

How To Fall In Love, Again -- With Your Spouse

<i>A successful marriage means falling in love many times, always with the same person. --Mignon McLaughlin</i><p>Do you view marriage as a destination or a journey? If you view it as a journey, you're way more likely to succeed.<p>Those who view marriage as a destination are likely to become disillusioned. …

The enduring enigma of female sexual desire

Why have scientists been slow to understand women’s sexuality, asks Rachel Nuwer.<p>What do women want? It’s a question that’s stymied the likes of Sigmund Freud to Mel Gibson. It has been at the centre of numerous books, articles and blog posts, and no doubt the cause of countless agonised ponderings …

Psychology

Study Finds How Students With Helicopter Parents Perform In College, Results Are Impressive

Helicopter parents — forever hovering around their children, paying close attention to every detail and experience, closely monitoring the education …

College & University

10 Tips For Talking To Your Parents About Your Mental Health

It's hard, but it'll be worth it.<p><i>Welcome to BuzzFeed's Mental Health Q&A, where we consult with experts to answer your biggest mental health questions. Have a question about mental or emotional health, happiness, relationships, stress, or anything else? Hit us up at</b> …

New Video Game Just Showed Us All How To Respect Women

If Gamergate taught us anything, it’s that mainstream gamer culture struggles with some deep-seated gender issues. Images of violence against women …

University at Buffalo

Hole in the ozone layer is finally 'healing' - Science News - ABC News

The ozone hole over Antarctica is finally "healing" almost 30 years after the world banned the chemicals responsible for its creation, researchers …