Jason Warner

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Neuroscience Has a Lot To Learn from Buddhism

A scientist and a monk compare notes on meditation, therapy, and their effects on the brain<p>Can training the mind make us more attentive, altruistic, and serene? Can we learn to manage our disturbing emotions in an optimal way? What are the transformations that occur in the brain when we practice …

Meditation

Mueller Expands Probe to Trump Business Transactions

The U.S. special counsel investigating possible ties between the Donald Trump campaign and Russia in last year’s election is examining a broad range …

Donald Trump

A Space Entrepreneur Has Launched Another Moonshot Venture--and This One Involves Analyzing Your Gut | Inc.com

An entrepreneur who loves moonshots is at it again.<p>Naveen Jain is co-founder of Moon Express, a company that hopes to mine the moon for resources. That company hasn't yet reached the moon (though it's scheduled to happen this year) and already Jain is starting his next audacious venture: Viome, a …

Artificial Intelligence

3 Facebook Advertising Mistakes Experienced Advertisers Must Avoid

Facebook is a gold mine for today’s digital advertiser. Recent stats show just how potent the social network is in the industry—60 percent of …

Marketing

Timbre is a totally free app for editing video and audio

Good audio and video editing tools are somewhat hard to come by on mobile — a sentiment shared by app developer Xeus. The dev was prompted to create the Timbre: Cut, Join, Convert mp3 app after failing to find a “decent” tool for doing the same in the Play Store. And what Xeus has come up with is …

Apps

How Aperture Shapes LENS FLARE, and Other Lens Flare Tips

There are a million ways to add lens flare after the fact in Photoshop. But in today’s lesson, Jay P. is going to talk about adding lens flare in …

Aperture

How to Run an Instagram Story Takeover

Want to reach more people with your Instagram stories? Have you considered hosting an Instagram Story takeover to grow a larger following? …

Social Media

Trump Administration Edits Science, Again

The Department of Interior edited a news release on a study coauthored by government scientists to remove a mention of climate change, the Washington …

Sea Level

Forget About Using Your Camera’s Base ISO Setting: ISO 50 Is Your Best Bet When Shooting Raw (VIDEO)

One of the benefits of today’s advanced digital cameras is that they offer extremely high ISO settings that deliver remarkable results under …

Photography

Google's future is useful, creepy and everywhere: nine things learned at I/O

With Google Assistant coming to the iPhone, the company hopes to kill off Siri and wants to ‘see’ inside your home as it reiterates its AI-first approach<p>There were whoops and cheers from developers as Google announced the incremental ways it is strengthening its grip on many aspects of people’s …

Artificial Intelligence

How to escape the endless cycle of procrastination for good

We reinforce this procrastination habit through years of practice, and it hurts us in so many ways in our lives — not only with work tasks, but much more.<p>The procrastination habit affects:<p>• Dealing with our finances head-on<p>• Health habits (putting off exercise, for example)<p>• Dealing with our health …

Procrastination

6 Underused Content Marketing Strategies That Get Results

You’re probably aware that content marketing is an integral part of SEO today.<p>With it, you can improve your brand’s online visibility and generate 3 …

Marketing

Elon Musk Just Outlined How He'll Merge The Human Brain and AI

Musk’s History of AI Concerns<p>Elon Musk has made it clear that he is concerned about the extreme advancements being made in artificial intelligence …

Artificial Intelligence

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Google, Microsoft, Facebook, and major players in the advertising world are discussing adopting ad blocking on a wide scale, Ad Age reports.</b> The new "technology" might be implemented by the end of the year.<p><b>2. Wikileaks and its founder Julian Assange may face criminal charges in the US.</b> The …

U.S. Department of Justice

Google Payments Will Make Email An E-Commerce Powerhouse

It has been talked about for a long time but now Google has done it -- Gmail users can now email money to one another via their accounts. At the …

Marketing

A user’s guide to the battle of marketing clouds

Cloud companies from Salesforce to Adobe to Oracle are gobbling up ad tech, the latest example being Oracle acquiring Moat, but it’s not always easy …

Advertising Industry

Google’s New Ad Blocker Is Bad News For Chrome Users

The internet has a sort of four-way intersection of hate when it comes to ads. Readers hate obnoxious ads (or in some cases, all ads). Content sites want readers, but also generally support themselves with ads. Thus, content sites hate adblockers. And adblockers hate everybody. And now Google has …

Digital Advertising

Space-mining may be only a decade away. Really.

Is water the new oil of space?<p>It may be to Middle Eastern oil states such as Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, who are looking at space as a way to diversify out of the earthly benefits of fossil fuel.<p>“Middle East oil states are investing in satellite technology and trying to transform …

Space Exploration