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There’s a second setting screen on Android that you might have missed

And it’s very, very useful.

Apps

What is your social media age? Take our test.

1How many social networks are you on?Three. Instagram, Pandora and Snapchat. The others are for old squares.Five. Twitter, Tumblr, Instagram, Facebook and Vine. Wait, is Tinder one too?Also five. LinkedIn, Pinterest, Twitter, Facebook and Google+. Definitely not Ashley Madison, honest.Just …

Social Media

Teaching In America: 'Only The Strong Will Survive'

Last week was supposed to be the first week of school for students in Seattle, Washington. Instead it was the beginning of a teachers' strike. Negotiators are at a standoff over wages and performance evaluations.<p>In 2012, Chicago's public school teachers went on strike, leaving the city's 350,000 …

Teaching

Overthinking could be driving creativity in people with neurotic disorders

People who suffer from neuroticism – a condition characterised by anxiety, fear and negative thoughts – are extremely tuned in to looking for threats. For that reason, you may expect them to perform well in jobs requiring vigilance: stunt pilots, aviators and bomb defusement. Yet, the evidence …

Psychology

The mindblowing expense of mindfulness

There was a period in the late 1990s when it became fashionable to have a vibrator. To have a vibrator, and to talk about having a vibrator, and to give vibrators as gifts, and to display them on shelves as art, daring the BT man to comment on it, exposing his hatred for women. Looking back now, it …

Mindfulness

Scott Walker Blames Obama For Attacks On Police Officers

The president must speak out against "pigs in a blanket."<p>WASHINGTON -- Republican presidential candidate and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker on Sunday blamed President Barack Obama for the killings of police officers.<p>"I think his absence of leadership, of speaking out on this issue" has contributed to …

Law Enforcement