Sam Garvey

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9 Words To Stop Negative People From Sucking The Energy Out Of The Room

We’ve all been in those meetings where most people are trying to do something positive and constructive, but there’s one person who keeps sniping and oozing negativity over every good idea.<p>Someone says, “I think this new software will really help our productivity.” But the negative person …

Self-help

4 Ways to Inspire Your Team Every Single Day

Being inspired at the beginning or end of something is easy. Staying inspired is the true challenge.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You might be able to succeed as a "lone wolf," but scaling your business will be nearly impossible. It's imperative to bring together a …

Motivation

How a Full-Time Trader Uses Multiple Data Points To Drive Decision Making and Increase…

How a Full-Time Trader Uses Multiple Data Points To Drive Decision Making and Increase Probabilities.<p>Transitioning to a full-time trader can be a …

Trading

How To Use The P/E Ratio And PEG To Tell A Stock's Future

The price-to-earnings ratio or P/E is one of the most widely-used stock analysis tools used by investors and analysts for determining stock …

Investing

Hacking Windows 10: How to Remotely Record & Listen to the Microphone of a Hacked Computer

The microphone in a Windows computer is accessible to most applications running on the device at all times and completely without security …

White Hat

Economists Explore Bitcoin's 'Equilibrium Price' in New Paper

Two economists have developed a model for pricing bitcoin and other assets in decentralized financial networks.<p>Emiliano Pagnotta and Andrea Buraschi, …

Bitcoin

Scientists develop AI-based deep learning drug interaction, prediction system

A group of South Korean scientists have developed a deep learning system based on artificial intelligence that can preci

Artificial Intelligence

A Radiant Lyrid Meteor Shower Is Coming to Light up the Sky — Here’s How to Watch

There will be shooting stars and a chance of fireballs early on April 23 when Earth busts into space dust left by an ancient comet.<p>Will you see a …

Astronomy

33 Things to Stop Doing to Your Kids Right Now

In our quest to be a great mom or dad, we often don't see that our actions aren't always best for our children. Now's the time to take off the …

Parenting

FTC makes clear 'warranty void if removed' stickers are illegal

Those stickers on gadgets that say you'll void your warranty if they're removed? You've probably come to expect them whenever you purchase a new device. The FTC has just made clear, however, that those warranty notices are illegal when it fired off warning letters to six companies that market and …

Gear & Gadgets

What it’s like to live with severe intrusive thoughts

I had my first intrusive thought when I was nine.<p>I was sat at the end of my bed when I felt this overwhelming urge to touch the the wooden side of …

Mental Health

4 Ways to Deal With a Toxic Coworker

Lately, we have been hearing a lot from our clients about “toxic” coworkers and teammates. This issue isn’t new; there have been bad coworkers since the beginning of organized work. But these days, their impact feels bigger and more destructive. Businesses need teamwork to function. And teams need …

Leadership

Chile Is Using Ethereum's Blockchain to Track Energy Data

Chile will use ethereum's blockchain as a way to record energy sector statistics, its government announced Thursday.<p>The National Energy Commission, …

Blockchain

The 6 Stages of Behavior Change

Anyone who has ever made and broken a New Year’s resolution can appreciate the difficulty of behavior change. Making a lasting change in behavior is …

Weight Loss

This Free Online Class Teaches You How to Be a Less Toxic Person

If it were up to beloved Hollywood characters like Elle Woods, we would simply take a daily kickboxing class to boost our endorphins (which help make …

Happiness

The Difference Between "I Love You" and "I'm in Love With You"

<i>What does he mean when he says "I love you" vs. "I'm in love with you"? Gina Clingan from YourTango differentiates the two.</i><p><b>They don't mean the same thing.</b><p>So many people confuse "I love you" for "I'm in love with you." Some might even say that they honestly can't differentiate between the two. For …

Relationships

The Secrets Of The Happiest Couples [Infographic]

Image: iStock<p>Do your relationships always end in heartbreak? You're not alone. Around 35 per cent of Australian marriages end in divorce - and that's …

Happiness

SEC Quietly Puts Bitcoin ETF Proposals Back on the Table

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has quietly begun considering two Bitcoin ETF proposals, public documents show.<p>According to SEC …

Cryptocurrency

A 2nd 'Big Bang' could end our universe in an instant — and it's all because of a tiny particle that controls the laws of physics

Our universe may end the same way it was created: with a big, sudden bang.<p>That's according to new research from a group of Harvard physicists, who found that the destabilization of the Higgs boson — a tiny quantum particle that gives other particles mass — could lead to an explosion of energy that …

Physics

'Buy the Dip' is like 'Silicon Valley' for cryptocurrency nerds – but funnier | The Next Web

First it was comic books, then it was cringy rap songs, and now people are making movies about cryptocurrency and blockchain.<p>“<i>Buy the Dip</i> is a satirical film based around cryptocurrency which serves as a television pilot for a series of short comedies and sketches ​on current trends and …

Cryptocurrency

THE EMERGENCE OF SKILL BASED CRYPTO GAMING AND ICO’s

The swift creation of new gaming platforms and mobile application has made it possible to call the mobile sphere the most significant digital gaming …

Cryptocurrency

Did Stephen Wolfram's Knowledge Engine Just Become a Quantum Neural Blockchain AI?

What happens if you take four of today's most popular buzzwords and string them together? Does the result mean anything? Given that today is April 1 …

Machine Learning

Daughters of Unloving Mothers: 7 Common Wounds

In the years since I researched and wrote <i>Mean Mothers</i>, I’ve talked to women about our shared experiences. Every woman’s story is different; perhaps …

Psychology

Five tips for a smooth transition from undergraduate to PhD life

<i>Don’t be afraid to ask questions - to increase your productivity</i><p>The more questions you ask, the better off you will be! If I had asked more questions …

Grant Writing

How do we prepare for Disease X and other future viruses?

<b>Opinion: the potential exists for a new human virus which will be as deadly as such infectious diseases as Ebola and Zika so we need to become better</b> …

Disease

9 signs your marriage isn't as happy as you think it is

It's easy to brush stuff under the rug.<p>Maybe you didn't realize until recently that your partner's obsessed with earning money and you're not; or maybe the magic of that first year after the wedding is starting to wear off, laying bare a less exhilarating existence. Whatever it is, you're hoping …

Universal Studios

Why we should stop 'phubbing'

I like to think I'm a fairly mellow person, but there's one thing that I simply cannot tolerate: "phubbing." If you don't know what that means, it …

Psychology

"Once you understand the blockchain, you wonder why no one thought of it before"

The blockchain may not be pretty, but it is a design classic, says Paul Coletti.<p><b>In the latter half of the 20th century</b> the refined application of …

Blockchain

Move over, Titchmarsh: Why 19 year-old YouTuber Huw Richards is the future of gardening

There’s a new kid in the herbaceous border and he’s an online horticultural sensation<p><b>Name:</b> Huw Richards.<p><b>Age:</b> 19.<p><b>Appearance:</b> Young. Attractive. Online.<p><b>Of course he is. What is he doing there? Assisting in the decline of civilisation by engaging in hurtful pranks, propagating mindless crazes or</b> …

Gardening

"Game-changing" synthesized antibiotic successfully treats infections for the first time

Back in 2015, a team of scientists discovered an exciting new antibiotic called teixobactin. Now an international team of researchers has, for the …

Medicine