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This Genius Method Will Get Your Job Application Into the Hands of a Hiring Manager

Do this now.<p>Your dream job, say as a Google programmer or a globe-trotting wine taster, appears in a posting online. You submit a resume and a week …

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The Watch Series 4 Stole Apple’s Show, but the iPhone XR is the Real News of this S Year

Now that the dust has settled, many in the tech press and analyst community are proclaiming that Apple’s iPhone announcement event was boring. To be fair, I can’t blame hem too much. The Apple Watch Series 4 grabbed some headlines with its bigger screen and impressive new health features, but the …

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How an intense friendship can make you lose your sense of self

Do you ever feel like you are losing yourself to a relationship? Does it sometimes feel like you are pouring all your time and energy into a …

We’re treating friendships like transactions, and it’s ruining relationships

How are your friendship metrics—got lots of pals? Would you rate them five stars or less? Are they helping you live your best life?<p>We can quantify everything now—from our steps on Fitbit to our literary consumption on Goodreads. As a result, we feel we must make everything and everyone count for …

Relationships

Islamic Books

Juventus's Gonzalo Higuain Reveals Emotional Reason He Nearly Left Football in Open Interview

​Juventus striker ​<p>Gonzalo Higuain has insisted he refuses to take outside criticism to heart after finding true meaning in life outside of football, …

Soccer

3 Ways to Declutter Your Mind So You Can Focus on the Things That Matter Most

Getting rid of the mental clutter makes room for the things that really matter.<p>Researchers estimate you have about 60,000 thoughts each day. And many of those thoughts involve thinking the same things over and over again.<p><i>I never have enough time. I have nothing to wear. I look stupid. My house</i> …

Self-help

Do You Really Know What Bitcoin Is?

<i>What to know about the crypto-craze before it implodes.</i><p>Maybe it was those stories you heard — Lamborghinis and second mortgages, fortunes made and …

10 powerful and emotive sports photographs

Sports photography is all about capturing the action, athleticism, team spirit, and sense of competition found in physical activities.<p>For our Sports …

"This photo was made at the CaixaForum [art gallery] in Barcelona," photographer Andrés C. (@canal_andres) tells us of this picture. "I only had my phone and very little time when I saw this light and this composition. I was going to make a picture to remember it, and I saw this bird fly." More at @canal_andres. // #fineartphotography #monochrome #blackandwhitephotography #bwphotography #instablackandwhite #blackandwhiteart #blackandwhiteonly #blackandwhite_perfection #bnw_of_our_world #love_bnw #arcitecturedetail #contemporaryphotography #mindtheminimal #killerminimal #minimalphotography #ig_minimalistic

Chicago Marathon 2017: USA's Galen Rupp, Ethiopia's Tirunesh Dibaba Win Titles

The United States' Galen Rupp won the men's race at the Chicago Marathon on Sunday morning, while Ethiopia's Tirunesh Dibaba claimed the women's title.<p>Rupp's win ended a 14-year drought for American men at the event, per Chris Chavez of <i>Sports Illustrated</i>:<p>You can see the men's top 10 below:<p>1. Rupp, …

Facebook created a faster, more accurate translation system using artificial intelligence

Tapping a neural network to translate text in chunks<p>Facebook’s billion-plus users speak a plethora of languages, and right now, the social network supports translation of over 45 different tongues. That means that if you’re an English speaker confronted with German, or a French speaker seeing …

Is your fridge all wrong? The secrets of food organisation

Why you should banish tomatoes, onions and eggs from your fridge - and store champagne there instead<p>Did you know peaches, plums, and pears, emit a gas that makes vegetables go rotten? And that eggs can absorb odours?<p>If you're finding your grocery haul isn't stretching quite as far as it should, …

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Western Garden Book of Edibles

I am a novice gardener and found this book fantastic! It gives good photos and descriptions for each individual plant as well as planting, care …

The 100 best dishes in London

100 best dishes in London: 100-91<p>100<p>Restaurants, Contemporary European<p>BBQ-spiced crispy pigs' ears at Duck & Waffle<p>Moorgate<p><b>£5</b><p>As Fräulein Maria von …

England

Our 7 Favorite Reader Photos from the “Sunrises & Sunsets” Assignment

25+ Stunningly Designed Staircases That Are a Step Above All the Rest

Stairs are so commonplace in architecture that you might not give them a second thought. But as evidenced by modern stair design, it’s something that we should pay attention to more. When done well, they transcend their primary function and become sculptural works of art that make ordinary places …

Google’s Next Design Project? Artificial Intelligence

“In the early days of graphical user interfaces, people had to invent scroll bars and menus. What is the scroll bar of AI? We don’t know yet.”<p>We’re living in the Wild West of artificial intelligence, with products and companies popping up so quickly that we’ve had little time to understand what it …

Beaten Johanna Konta says Wimbledon run proves she can win grand slam titles

Johanna Konta insisted she is not far away from being able to win a grand slam title despite falling short against Venus Williams in her first Wimbledon semi-final.<p>After raising hopes she could become the first British woman to triumph at SW19 since Virginia Wade in 1977, Konta produced a …

Tourist Killed At Caribbean Airport After Blast From Jet Engine Knocks Her To Ground

The tragedy occurred outside Princess Juliana International Airport in St. Martin, police said.<p>A 57-year-old tourist has died after she stood too close to an airport’s runway in the Caribbean and the engine of a large jet blew her into the ground.<p>The New Zealand national was trying to hold on to a …

Veterans from Dunkirk, Kosovo and Afghanistan join Prince Harry at Dunkirk premiere

Prince Harry has attended the world premiere of Dunkirk and bought along three special guests with him – veterans of conflict in Dunkirk, Kosovo, and …

Prince Harry

Manchester United braced for David De Gea bid from Real Madrid

Manchester United are braced for a bid from Real Madrid for David De Gea next month as they gear up for a fight to keep the Spain goalkeeper.<p>United and Real are both in Los Angeles on their pre-season tours and there is thought to be concern that Real could seek to unsettle De Gea ahead of their …

Scientists are floored by NASA's new photos of Jupiter's Great Red Spot — here's what they see in the images

NASA's $1 billion Juno probe beamed back its latest photos of Jupiter on Wednesday, and the images are stunning.<p>The eye-popping new pictures feature the closest-ever views of the Great Red Spot (pictured above), a mega-storm between one and two times as wide as Earth.<p>While the public is having a …

UFC live stream: McGregor vs. Mayweather hype tour arrives in New York

Day 3 of the MayMac world tour takes place at the Barclays Center.<p>The MayMac traveling circus arrives Thursday in Brooklyn, New York, where Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor will roast each other (and Showtime executives) for the third straight day in front of raucous crowds eagerly anticipating …

Sensational Isco spares Real Madrid's blushes against Sporting

BARCELONA (Reuters) - Lionel Messi’s double strike helped Barcelona scrape a 3-2 victory over Real Sociedad on Saturday to keep the pressure on La Liga leaders Real Madrid, who needed a brace from Isco to beat Sporting Gijon by the same scoreline.<p>Soccer Football - Barcelona v Real Sociedad - …

Tribeca Loft

New York, New York<p>In Manhattan’s landmarked Tribeca North, the top floor and roof of an 1884 warehouse are reconceived as a warm and welcoming residence with a fluid connection to the outdoor environment. A relocated mezzanine features a sunken court yard with a retractable glass roof and connects …

Malcolm Gladwell on Why We Shouldn’t Value Speed Over Power | Heleo

“Let’s create a safe space for the neurotic tortoise as opposed to penalizing him at the point of entry.”<p><b>Malcolm Gladwell</b>, known for his deep …

10+ Of The Funniest Entries From The 2016 Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards

The Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards 2016 (see 2015 here) came to an end on October 1st, and while we‘re waiting for the winners to be announced, …

Nature Photography

Cristiano Ronaldo makes Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang junior's day with Real Madrid shirt gift

Cristiano Ronaldo may be out of favour with Zinedine Zidane at the moment but the Real Madrid striker has a fan for life in Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's son.<p>Ronaldo and Aubameyang were both on the scoresheet in Germany on Wednesday night as Borussia Dortmund played out a thrilling 2-2 draw with Real …