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A cheap, portable skin cancer detector has won the Dyson Award

Meet sKan<p>Detecting skin cancer early isn’t easy. Currently, it’s done through visual inspections or biopsies, but some doctors may not pick up on the …

New code offers a 100-fold speed increase

Avoiding Zero Entries<p>We live in the age of big data, but most of that data is “sparse.” Imagine, for instance, a massive table that mapped all of …

Scientists figured out how to make cancer cells “commit suicide” — here’s how it works

Scientists have found a way to make cancer cells kill themselves in multiple ways, simultaneously.<p>“It’s like committing suicide by stabbing yourself, …

Cancer

17 Genius Parenting Hacks You Won't Know How You Lived Without

Straight from the archives of parent hack expert Asha Dornfest.

10 Raised Garden Beds That Fit Any Backyard Space

Just add soil, seeds, and sunshine.<p>Starting a garden is no easy task, and it can be especially challenging if the terrain surrounding your property isn't amenable to the types of plants you'd like to grow. Enter the raised garden bed — a boxy unit that allows you to plant flowers, herbs, and …

Gardening

Science says lasting relationships come down to 2 basic traits

<i>In most marriages, levels of satisfaction drop dramatically within the first few years together.</i><p><i>But among couples who not only endure, but live happily together for years and years, the spirit of kindness and generosity guides them forward.</i><p>Every day in June, the most popular wedding month of the …

Self-help

Energy Meditation 101

<b>What:</b> In energy meditation,you focus your attention ona subtle energy (like chi or prana), or on a subtle energy center (like the chakras).<p><b>Types:</b> …

Clearest pictures ever of free-falling snowflakes

Research suggests that our iconic view of snowflakes as “perfect” isn’t true.<p>The National Science Foundation (NSF) released this new video about …

University of Utah

First photo of light as particle and wave

At last … a wavicle! Who thought we’d ever see a single photo of light’s dual nature as both a particle and a wave?<p>Here is the first-ever photo of …

Rampant inflation means Russians are spending half of their incomes on food this year

Russian inflation is now back over 15% for the first time since 2008, and self-imposed import sanctions on food from the EU are biting hard, driving up food prices in particular.<p>Most amazing about the surge in Russian food spending is that it is not confined to this year or last: The share has been …

Economics

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Mark Zuckerberg spoke at Mobile World Congress on Monday.</b> He put on the charm offensive in a bid to sign up more wireless carriers to his Internet.org initiative, which aims to bring the internet to parts of the world that are not yet connected.<p><b>2. But Zuckerberg's MWC appearance was a bit of a</b> …

Mobile World Congress

Seven Essentials of an Effective Innovation Project Manager

<b>Outsourcing innovation project management might be the most strategic money you spend this year.</b><p>It’s not a new idea but it’s one more companies …

7 ways project managers can anticipate, avoid and mitigate problems

What separates the good, or the great, project managers (PM) from the just so-so? How they handle problems when they arise – and prevent them from …

10 Things That Great Project Managers Do Every Week

Related Articles<p>Habits are becoming recognized more and more as a key to excellence and success. For many of us, the trend started with Stephen …

Project Management

Business Development and the Project Manager

What does business development mean to you? Let’s look at the definition of business development. Wikipedia says that business development comprises …

What skills do PMs need to lead complex projects?

According to PMI’s Navigating Complexity: A Practice Guide, there are 6 skills that project managers should develop in order to excel at managing …

Project Management

$100K to $189K Senior Project Manager/ Program Manager Jobs at Microsoft

Microsoft, the world's largest software company, is hiring for several job positions paying between $100,000 and $189,000 a year. The positions …

Project Management

Using Trello Boards to Organize Software Projects

Trello is a fantastic online and cross-platform tool for organizing ideas. In this article, I want to show you how I set up Trello boards for the …

Project Management

Gartner and Software Advice examine Agile Lifecycle Management Tools

In February 2015 both Gartner and Software Advice released research and analysis into agile lifecycle management/project management tools. The …

Logo Design Process Case Study for INVESTHAUS Business Boutique

INVESTHAUS Business Boutique – Logo design process case study by IndustriaHED™ Branding Co.<p>This graphic design project by studio IndustriaHED™ …

Graphic Design