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Popular writing app gets major update with Scrivener 3

For those of us who do a large amount of writing whether for a living or just for fun, there are a few different apps to choose from. As of today, one of the top choices is getting even better with a huge update. Welcome to Scrivener 3.<p>Scrivener has historically had a smaller, but almost cultish …

I built an app that makes learning algorithms and data structures way more fun

The CS-Playground-React InterfaceI’m a self-taught programmer. This means I’m constantly dealing with impostor syndrome. It’s not uncommon for me to …

The inspiring story of this dude who lost 68 kg in 16 months by doing just two things

The inspiring story of this dude who lost 68 kg in 16 months by doing just two things<p>There comes a point in everyone’s lives when you finally make an …

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The 8 Best Yoga Workouts You Can Stream

Sometimes you don’t want to go to a yoga class.<p>Whether it’s because you don’t want to be right next to other people, or you’re intimidated and aren’t …

Yoga

People shared their biggest regrets in life, and some of their answers are heartbreaking

Some people have the philosophy that everything happens for a reason, and there is no point in having regrets.<p>But for many of us, looking back on our lives can lead to lingering on one poignant moment or period when we wish we had done things differently That nagging question, "What if ...?," plays …

The 50 podcasts you need to hear

<b>Alice Isn’t Dead</b><p><b>The creepy podcast from the Welcome To Night Vale gang</b><p>The makers of the gloriously weird Welcome To Night Vale are behind this eerie podcast. Those concerned that they might have to get up to speed with that series’ labyrinthine backstory, fear not: this is not a spinoff, nor a …

Comedy

This guy sold his last startup to Yahoo for $40 million — now he's trying to make everyone a better programmer

Today, almost six years later, Smith introduces his next venture, Kite: A new tool that makes everybody a better programmer, no matter your skill level, at a time when the market for software continues to explode.<p>"I think programming is one of the most exciting things in the world right now," says …

Here’s How A Month Of Exercise Affected My Brain

It’s been long known that physical activity produces mental benefits, but are all exercises equal when it comes to brain boosts?<p>Recently the <i>New York Times</i> reported on a Finnish study published in the <i>Journal of Physiology</i> that found, as long thought, that physical exercise could have a positive …

10 Morning Habits of People Who Are Unstoppable

Get out there and start crushing it.<p><i>What are some interesting morning habits of well balanced people? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Nelson Wang, founder of ceolifestyle.io, on Quora:</b><p>Over …

How to Get and Stay Motivated Every Single Day

How can you be motivated if you don't know where you're headed?<p><i>How do I get motivated every single day? originally appeared on Quora--the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Matthew Jones, life coach and personal-growth expert,</b> …

Mastering the holy grail of programming: What makes a good coder

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora: How do I become a good coder and what should the ideal characteristics of a good coder?</i> <i>Answer by Guillermo Schwarz has spent over twenty years developing software.</i><p>Ah, the Holy grail of programming. You should learn, because learning is what makes the …

How to start a side business without quitting your current job

Not all entrepreneurs started out their businesses fresh from college – or quit halfway through.<p>Most entrepreneurs already had careers before they decided to go it alone. But making the jump can be terrifying, especially if you have overheads to pay. That’s why a growing number of people are …

What to teach kids about money at every age

You might be financially literate, but are your kids? If you’re not doing so already, this is as good a time as any to start teaching them about …

18 Tips to Create Your Perfect LinkedIn Profile (Infographic)

Assistant Editor, Contributed Content<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>These days, it takes more than a resume to stand out in a competitive job market. A profile that grabs attention on professional network site LinkedIn could make a difference.<p>One way to attract …

35 Outstanding Podcast Picks From Entrepreneurs Like You | Inc.com

I thought it would be fun to create a list of popular podcasts, but download numbers can be skewed so who's to say what's popular? With that in mind I reached out to my list of peers, clients, and social media connections and received a wonderful response. From marketing, to politics, to religion, …

How to Function After a Sleepless Night

What to do when you need to be productive, but feel like a zombie<p>You know how important it is to log a solid 7 to 8 hours of shuteye every night. But we understand: Sometimes research papers, newborn babies, and a Netflix binge can get in the way.<p>So what should you do when morning rolls around and …

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18 passive aggressive email phrases that are sure to annoy the recipient

We use email to brainstorm ideas, close deals, make pitches, and form new friendships and alliances.<p>But it can also be a subtle tool that some people deploy with such precision that, like a razor-sharp rapier, you might be wounded before you even know what happened.<p>Some of the most effective email …

10 Lethal Mistakes to Avoid on Your First Real Estate Investment

Even though your first deal won’t be perfect, you don’t want it to be so bad that it will knock you out of the game. Stay afloat by avoiding these …

How to Make Sure Your Kids Have 'Grit,' Backed by Research

What makes kids persist? What gives them the “grit” to keep working hard in school, to get good grades and ultimately be successful in life?<p>A big …

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After earning a fortune in airline miles, I’ve figured out the economics of exactly how to spend them

I took it hard, the first time I had to wait. About 20 people in “Zone One,” not to mention the extra-special people before them, glided past, avoiding eye contact. Desperate to reassert my status, I turned and said to the woman behind me: “You know, I was 1k last year and several years before …

NewStack podcast: talking microservices with Kit - Cloud-Native Apps

Listen to podcast <b>>></b><p>The concept of microservices is built on the need to develop apps faster, be more resilient and offer a great experience for the …

How To Gain Weight Fast And Safely? Try These Food Combinations

There's no reason to load up on fast food and feel lousy in order to gain weight when these healthy options work like a charm and make you feel great …

How To Shift From Overwhelmed To 'Practical Perfection'

Imagine if you could cure that feeling of being overworked and overwhelmed, <i>without</i> sacrificing career advancement or progress on your most important goals.<p>In her new book, <i>Practical Perfection</i>, author Kelly Exeter defines overwhelm as the experience of passion and productivity, but in the absence of …

‘Biggest parenting problem of our time’

THE most troubling challenge parents face today has nothing to do with the kids’ diet, or their homework. It’s all laid bare in a new documentary.

Deep Lessons from Google and eBay on Building Ecosystems of Microservices

When you look at large scale systems from Google, Twitter, eBay, and Amazon, their architecture has evolved into something similar: <b>a set of polyglot</b> …

Get Small To Get Big Through Microservices

Matt Miller Contributor<p>Matt Miller is a partner at Sequoia Capital.<p>If we trace a path that starts with Gutenberg’s use of moveable type to Malcom McLean’s invention of the shipping container, we start to recognize a very interesting pattern: Each new layer of abstraction and standardization creates …

Is REST Best in a Microservices Architecture?

During my journey into microservices, it has become apparent that the majority of online sample/howto posts regarding implementation focus solely on …

Teaching Children How To Code, Without Screens

How a wooden toy called Cubetto may help foster the next generation of digital groundbreakers.<p>It’s generally agreed upon that the ability to code is going to be an invaluable job skill for upcoming generations. So how do you teach preliterate children aged three to seven how to program without …

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7 Things Successful People Do On Weekends

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