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The Simple but Effective Way to Stop Worrying So Much (It Sounds Ridiculous, But It Actually Works)

Science shows you can contain your worries to 30 minutes each day.<p>"I just can't shut off my brain. I worry so much I can't pay attention to what I'm doing." I hear comments like this in my therapy office on a daily basis. Whether you're constantly worried about money or you just can't stop …

Self-help

President Trump has made 3,251 false or misleading claims in 497 days

In the 497 days since he took the oath of office, President Trump has made 3,251 false or misleading claims, according to The Fact Checker’s database that analyzes, categorizes and tracks every suspect statement uttered by the president.<p>That’s an average of more than 6.5 claims a day.<p>When we first …

Donald Trump

How the House Intelligence Committee Collapsed on Adam Schiff

“Here’s some advice,” says <i>Hardball</i> host Chris Matthews. It’s 6:30 p.m. on a Wednesday in MSNBC’s Washington, D.C., greenroom. Rep. Adam Schiff, who …

Stop rinsing your dishes before putting them in the dishwasher, experts say

If you regularly use the dishwasher, you probably have a pretty simple routine that you follow: Wash plates and utensils to remove chunks of food …

Bill Gates Wants You to Watch These 9 TED Talks

You can read what Gates called "one of the most important" books he's ever read, or you can watch these short but amazing TED Talks.<p>In an interview published in <i>Time</i> magazine earlier today, Bill Gates said that the late Hans Rosling's book <i>Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World--and Why</i> …

Bill Gates

After Studying the Lives of 724 Men for 79 Years, Harvard Reveals the 1 Biggest Secret to Success and Happiness

Want to improve your success in life and business? The results of this study will show you how.<p>Have you ever wondered what it takes to live the good life? Have you ever wondered what the secret to success and happiness is? Harvard researchers seem to have an answer in a 79-year-old study.<p>After …

Dressgate: If you saw THAT dress as white your brain was working overtime

It was the dress that nearly broke the internet, with millions of people claiming they could only see white and gold lace while the rest of the world was convinced it was black and blue.<p>Now scientists think they have solved the problem of why so many people, literally, swore black was white.<p>After …

Samsung reportedly planning its own Apple-style smartphone leasing

Apple continues to disrupt the smartphone industry in ways beyond just hardware and software. Consumers will be able to get their hands on the latest iPhone 6s models through a new leasing — or “financing” — program that the company announced at its recent September event.<p>Now, Samsung is planning …

Samsung Pay

A beginner’s guide to understanding UX design

If you are thinking of working on your conversion optimization and landing page optimization, understanding UX design is essential. As you know, we write a lot about the user, the single visitor that arrives on your site or landing page and needs to be triggered and helped around. UX design helps …

These 4 Gadgets Will Make Your Home Environmentally Friendly

Aya Brackett—Nest<p>DJI<p>Apple<p>Osmo<p>Tesla<p>Jawbone<p>Square<p>Hasbro<p>Oculus VR<p>Qualcomm

Microsoft Windows 10 free upgrade: seven more questions answered

Will I lose Office 2010 if I upgrade? Does it come in a DVD format, as well? Will I have to use an Outlook account? Find out here<p>If I upgrade from Windows 7 to Windows 10, will I lose Office 2010 – which I paid for and installed – and other programs? <b>Wolf</b>

The $99 UE Roll is a great Bluetooth speaker you can take in the shower

The Roll's unique, flying saucer-like design makes it fairly easy to keep with you or throw into a bag. Turn it over and you'll find a built-in bungee cord loop that can be used to attach the speaker to a shower head, the wall, or pretty much anything that can support its 0.75-pound weight. This is …

Flitchio turns your smartphone case into a gaming controller

Smartphone gaming accessories come and go in this fierce industry. A select few stick around for a while, an even more select group sticks around for long… but most simply wither away. This is because the market is congested and a manufacturer really needs to stand out from the crowd in order to …

Gear & Gadgets

Google Photos cuts out Plus to make the app we really wanted

The most striking part of the just released (on the web, iOS and Android) Google Photos is how familiar it feels if you've already been using Photos in Google+, or before that, Picasa. The biggest change I noticed early on is that by separating Photos from its attempt to launch yet another social …

This Chrome extension turns your browser windows into manageable workspaces

If you work, play, shop and socialize in the same browser, it’s easy to open up way too many tabs for your desktop’s own good. Spaces for Chrome encourages you to group them into different windows and lets you manage them easily.<p>For starters, you can name each browser window, or space — say, …

Fujifilm's X-T10 is a smaller, cheaper flagship camera

The X-T10 looks <i>a lot</i> like the X-T1, which isn't really a bad thing. It's not until you put them side-by-side that you can really see the differences between the two cameras and how much smaller the X-T10 actually is. It has the same, sharp, angular edges as the X-T10, as well as the same knurled …

Will Adobe's Kickbox Transform Ideas into Products?

Adobe has introduced to the tech world a product toolkit called Kickbox, a step-by-step strategy designed to inspire innovative ideas within companies while avoiding management red tape.<p>In a talk at The Next Web Conference, Kickbox’s creator Mark Randall, vice president of creativity at Adobe, …

Redbox

An Android is peeing on the Apple logo in Google Maps (updated)

<b>Update at 8:00 a.m. PST</b>: Google has removed the image and issued a statement.<p>“The vast majority of users who edit our maps provide great contributions, such as mapping places that have never been mapped before, or adding new business openings or address changes,” a Google spokesperson told …

Ten critical questions to ask during sales pipeline reviews

As we head in to the second quarter, it's important that you have a solid pipeline, one that can be monetized over the next few months. Given the approaching summer season, this quarter – more so than any other – will determine how the rest of the year goes.<p>Now's the time to look into you funnel, …

Uber Encourages Its Own Third Party Ecosystem, The Disruptor Disrupts

When Uber recently announced the release of its Request API, the world saw a disruptor make a copybook example of disrupting further. For those not in the know, an API (or application programming interface) is essentially a piece of code that allows third party developers to integrate all or part …

7 Products Launched On Kickstarter That Prove You Can Access Just About Anything With Your Phone

From personal drones, to smart coffee-brewing machines, to data-focused sleep tracking systems, Kickstarter helps to fund creative, tech-savvy products that are changing the world every day.<p>Since launching in 2009, the crowdsourcing platform has persuaded 8.1 million people to pledge more than $1.6 …

Ingenious giant phone case makes one-hand usage a snap

Although initially subject to some mockery when first introduced, the larger-sized phone -- 5.5 inches and above -- is now par for the course. For better or for worse, big screens are here to stay.<p>They do have their benefits -- they wouldn't have caught on if they didn't -- but they also bring …

How 'robo-investing' is managing money for the masses

<b>"Robo-investing" - using computer algorithms rather than humans to manage your investments - is a white-hot sector attracting lots of start-up cash.</b><p>There are now several companies here in the US promising that their algorithms can get more bang for your investment buck at a fraction of the price …

Investing

TiVo Buys Aereo Assets at Auction. Is a Legal Aereo Coming?

Aereo officially died last week. Eight months after losing its legal battle with television networks, the failed watch-TV-on-the-Internet startup held an auction for its assets. One of the notable purchases was its trademarks, domain names, and customer list, which went to TiVo for $1 Million. What …

Google Drive Is Offering 2GB Of Free Storage For Doing A Quick Security Checkup

Google is celebrating “Safer Internet Day” by offering 2GB of free Google Drive storage as a reward for performing a security checkup. To receive the free 2GB of storage on your Google Drive, you simply have to visit the Google’s security checkup website, log in to your Google account and quickly …

Google Drive

At 92, the man who brought you the lithium-ion battery is still having creative breakthroughs

AUSTIN, TEXAS—The chances are you have never heard of—nor, until looking at this page, ever seen—John Bannister Goodenough. But you know his work. In fact, you almost certainly own some.<p>Consider the last six or seven decades of technological and scientific leaps: the polio vaccine, space rocketry, …

Clean Energy