SherylLee Howe

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5 Things That Will Disappear In 5 Years

Tom Gonser Contributor<p>Tom Gonser is the chief strategy officer of DocuSign.<p>Just five years ago the world was a very different place. In 2010, the iPad had just made its debut, Kickstarter was introducing a new form of venture capitalism that would change the face of fundraising and Square was …

Nurse Confessions: Don’t Get Sick in July

A secret look inside how America’s health care system actually works.<p>Welcome to the land of health care’s 1 percent. During the four years I spent interviewing and following nurses for my book, I was continually astonished by the red carpet some hospitals rolled out for certain classes of patients. …

How to Wash Your Jeans and Denim

*Welcome to Denim Week! Over the next seven days, we'll be highlighting the season's biggest trends, hundreds of amazing outfit ideas, and expert tips on how to choose the best jeans for your shape. Keep checking back for more denim ideas!*There's been a lot of recent buzz over how to wash your …

Jawbone's most important product had a serious problem that delayed its launch for months: 'It reminded me of my 6 year-old's arts and crafts project'

The company missed the crucial holiday season, while rivals like Fitbit had their new gadgets ready to go before the end of 2014.<p>The reason behind Jawbone's delay, according to a new report from The Information's Reed Albergotti, was the company's obsession with keeping the device water-proof.<p>The …

Coin, the universal credit card, finally ships

When Coin debuted two years ago, it promised to streamline your wallet by putting all of your credit cards, debit cards and gift cards on a single …

Is the Placebo Effect in Your DNA?

Some people feel better after dummy treatments, while others feel no difference unless the drugs are real. A new paper argues that the difference may come down to genetics.<p>The first real, physical proof of the placebo effect came in 1978. Running a study on patients who had recently had their …

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Nokia confirms it's in 'advanced' talks to buy Alcatel-Lucent

Following speculation regarding a deal, Finnish telecoms giant Nokia admits it's in discussions with its French rival, but warns that nothing is certain yet.<p>Nokia has confirmed it's talking to French company Alcatel-Lucent about a possible buyout.<p>"In relation to recent media speculation, Nokia and …

Philips Hue Go puts smart lighting on the move

With a new battery-powered smart fixture and lower pricing for the white-light-only Hue Lux LEDs, the Hue family is continuing to mature.<p>Philips is adding another color-changing smart light to the Hue family this summer, and with a built-in, rechargeable battery, you'll be able to take it with you …

What’s the most we can remember?

People with extraordinary memory talents suggest that your mind may be capable of retaining more than you think, says Adam Hadhazy.<p>Unlike digital cameras with full memory cards that cannot snap any more pictures, our brains never seem to run out of room. Yet it defies logic that one adult human …