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12 Daily Reminders We Need to Read Every Morning for the Rest of the Year

<i>Where you ultimately end up this year is dependent on your daily attitude and response.</i><p>This morning one of our course students, Monica—a recovering …

Work-Out Plan To Tone Your Booty And Thighs

Spring break is over and done with, and the reality that summer is almost here is ridiculously exciting.<p>But with summer comes the pressure to get …

With Just $250, 1 Woman Completely Transformed Her Drab Kitchen

When Avery Michaels moved into her early 20th century home located in a small town in Iowa, she couldn't have been more grateful. See, her husband is a pastor and his church kindly allowed for the couple to live in the home free of charge. While the craftsman-style home is full of original details …

Crime

Best Time to Visit Glacier National Park: A World of Lakes and Mountains

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye, yet also includes the inner pictures of the soul. Same happened with me when I went to the Glacier …

National Parks

Eastern Newfoundland Travel Guide & Packing Tips

Newfoundland in its entirety is impossible to experience in one trip, so it’s best to instead focus on one area and enjoy everything it has to …

Humpback Whales

Google's Trusted Contacts app lets people know you're safe

In the event of an emergency, it's not always easy to notify people that you are safe. Google knows that, so it's created Trusted Contacts, a new app that can automatically share your status and location with friends or loved ones. It's available today on Android and will soon be available on iOS …

OpenAI’s Universe is the fun parent every artificial intelligence deserves

Every parent’s worst nightmare is a student spending more time playing video games and surfing the web than studying for school. But the team over at OpenAI believes that a “fun parent” approach could actually bring us all one step closer to the elusive generalized intelligence. Its new tool, …

How To Develop Better Reading Habits

In a world where people often turn to the Internet and television for entertainment, developing good reading habits has grown even more important.

Internet

So THAT'S Why You Should Never Go To Bed Angry

Sleep may make it harder to forget bad thoughts.<p>The age-old advice to “never go to bed angry” is getting some support from new research.<p>Researchers found that men in the study were less able to suppress a negative memory after they slept than they were before they slept.<p>Normally, sleep helps people …

Disruptive innovation: The challenge and the solution

<i>This column is part of Globe Careers' Leadership Lab series, where executives and experts share their views and advice about leadership and management. Follow us at @Globe_Careers. Find all Leadership Lab stories at tgam.ca/leadershiplab.</i><p>With the development of Big Data mining, robotics and …

Innovation

Everfilter is a simple app that makes your photos look like paintings

Move over Prisma, there’s a new filter app making the rounds. Everfilter is an incredibly simple new app out of Japan that turns your photos into …

How Korean luxury is setting trends

From tables to tableaus, South Korean artists and designers are quietly leading a new luxury revolution.<p>As fast fashion and ubiquitous consumption are redefining historic notions of luxury, the very definition of luxury is changing as well, and South Korea is leading the charge.<p>Once unlikely …

Why Making Accurate World Maps Is Mathematically Impossible

Jorge Luis Borges once wrote of an empire wherein "the Art of Cartography attained such Perfection that the map of a single Province occupied the …

Maps