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7 Storytelling Structures to Improve Your Presentations (Infographic)

What your favorite plots and your next business presentation should have in common.<p>Giving presentations, whether during meetings with co-workers or to potential new clients, can often seem intimidating. But luckily, there are tried and true ways to organize your information so that it is both easy …

People are freaking out over a video that appears to show an NFL player levitating, and it's 100% real

People are freaking out over a routine NFL play that appears to end with a Buffalo Bills wide receiver levitating back to his feet after diving to the ground.<p>The play occurred during the Buffalo Bills' 16-10 win over the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday. At the time, the play was barely notable as a …

The Deepest Fish Ever Captured Is So Ugly I Want to Throw It Back in the Sea

The deep sea is a dark place both literally and figuratively, home to the stuff of nightmares. Now, scientists have named a new unholy terror deep …

University of Washington

Here's everything you need to know about blockchains, the ground-breaking tech that could be as disruptive as the internet

From a 'castle' full of bitcoin millionaires to the initial coin offering (ICO) craze, it's hard to escape the chatter about how some people are building their fortunes off the new world of cryptocurrencies. But behind those cryptocurrencies sits a technology called blockchains, which some people …

Blockchain

Let’s talk about commercial drones at TechCrunch Disrupt Berlin

Everyone loves drones, including companies with very specific needs. Drones once were the hot new thing and the perfect birthday gift. But drone makers are now realizing that there’s a bigger opportunity with commercial use cases, from farming to inspection. That’s why we’re excited to announce …

24 books Wall Streeters think everyone should read

Financial-services professionals are known to have demanding work schedules, but that doesn't mean they aren't setting aside time to crack open a few books.<p>We recently reached out to our contacts on Wall Street to find out what folks would recommend as must-reads just ahead of the holiday …

Wall Street

Boston Dynamics Atlas Robot Does a Backflip in Absolutely Incredible Demo

We've never seen a bot move like this before.<p>Earlier this week, Boston Dynamics unveiled a new version of its SpotMini robot dog. The brief teaser was impressive, but it was nothing compared to the video the robotics company released today. We have seen the Atlas bipedal robot before, and it has …

10 Commonly Misused Phrases That Make You Sound Unprofessional

Good communication is the key to personal and professional success.<p>Most of us have misused a word or phrase at one time or another--in a meeting, a written report, a conversation, or even in public speaking. Whether you find out about it right away or long after the fact, it's embarrassing to …

I'm a recruiter, and there are 34 words and phrases that you can put on your resume to show any hiring manager you're a leader

One of the most common types of people I work with are those aiming to elevate their brand messaging to more loudly announce, "I'm one hell of a leader!" as they change jobs.<p>It's one thing to be good at tasks, projects, and areas of specialization, but if you're aspiring to manage teams, you simply …

Innovation

Harvard study uncovers why fasting can lead to a longer and healthier life

Intermittent fasting diets are all the rage these days. We are seeing everything from the conservative 5:2 diet to more extreme fasting methods …

8 ways to speed up your old, tired iPhone

It's not just your imagination -- your old iPhone is, in fact, getting slower. Apple admitted today that it's slowing down older iPhones in order to preserve deteriorating battery capacities.<p>Starting with iOS 10.2.1, Apple began slowing down the iPhone 6, iPhone 6s and iPhone SE in order to prevent …

While everyone was fixated on electric cars, Mazda quietly revolutionized an older technology

There's a widespread assumption that all-electric vehicles are over the next two decades going to displace gas-powered cars in the marketplace, at least in the developed world.<p>Maybe, maybe not. We're definitely witnessing a lot of new EV concepts, and some carmakers are even rolling out all-new, …

China to take on Hyperloop with supersonic 'flying train'

Hyperloop hype has been going global lately with talk of bringing Elon Musk's crazy vacuum tube transport system everywhere from Indiana to Indonesia. Now China is getting in on this future with plans to develop what it refers to as a "flying train" that's actually similar to a Hyperloop, but …

9 high-impact books that will make you smarter every day

Lifelong learning is the "ongoing, voluntary, and self-motivated" pursuit of knowledge for either personal or professional reasons. The pursuit of knowledge is easier than it has ever been before.<p>Cultivating the mind is essential for your personal growth. Digging deeper will separate you from the …

13 Habits of Self-Made Millionaires, From a Man Who Spent 5 Years Studying Rich People

From reading to exercising, these are the daily habits of self-made millionaires.<p>All self-made millionaires had to start somewhere.<p>Much of their …

$800 Millennium Falcon soars as Lego's biggest set ever

Better start saving up those galactic credits. Lego announced a new 7,500-piece Millennium Falcon set coming Oct. 1, and selling for a whopping $800 (£650, AU$1008).<p>And as is fitting for the "Star Wars" ship Lando Calrissian called the "fastest hunk of junk in the galaxy," she's a record-setter -- …

新型 miRNA 測試登場!只需一滴血即可驗到多達 13 種癌症

<b>讚好此文:</b><p>七月 28, 2017 •健康 •<p>眾所周知癌症是一種相當麻煩的疾病,而現時各種癌症測試中,通常都只能針對每一種進行驗測。若然想檢查是否有多種癌症,那就要分開多次測試,花費時間之餘亦耗費金錢。不過最近一項研究卻終於帶來突破,皆因有研究人員發現只需通過 microRNA(miRNA)測試,即可 …

VW exec expected to plead guilty for Dieselgate, could get 169 years

Back in January, the FBI arrested Volkswagen executive Oliver Schmidt on charges related to the automaker's diesel scandal. Now, half a year later, he's expected to plead guilty.<p>Oliver Schmidt is expected to plead guilty on August 4 in Detroit, Reuters reports, citing a court spokesman. One of …

放下相機吧,用肉眼記憶才會印象深刻

<b>文/蔡宇哲|高雄醫學大學心理學系助理教授,過著晚上體驗睡眠、白天研究睡眠的生活。希望可以把象牙塔裡的東西搬出來曬一曬讓大家瞧瞧</b>。放下手機對你我來說是不是很難?圖/By Wayne Dahlberg @ twitter上面這張經典的照片中,老奶奶跟著一大群人一同在看明星,所有人都拿起手機或相機在拍照, …

14 super successful people share the books they think everyone should read

They can be modes of escapism and fantasy; they can serve as therapy or education, catharsis or self-identification. They allow us to focus  —  they give permission to drift. Different and differing revelations can surge and mixed emotions can flood. That's the magic of words.<p>Here is the list of 14 …

Success

To the stars by atom bomb: The incredible tale of the top secret Orion Project

The most powerful rocket in NASA's inventory is the Space Launch System. When completed, it will weigh 2,875 ton fully fueled, will measure 322 ft …

Ask Ethan: What Does The Edge Of The Universe Look Like?

13.8 billion years ago, the Universe as we know it began with the hot Big Bang. Over that time, space itself has expanded, the matter has undergone gravitational attraction, and the result is the Universe we see today. But as vast as it all is, there’s a limit to what we can see. Beyond a certain …

Universe

San Francisco's housing market may have peaked

According to Federal Housing Finance Agency data on our glorious Housing Bubble 2, house prices are doing what they've been doing for years: they're surging. In the first quarter, they rose 6.0% year-over-year.<p>"The steep, multi-year rise in U.S. home prices continued in the first quarter," …

Hidden Tricks Inside Windows 10

The Windows 10 Fall Creators Update and April 2018 Update added even more bells and whistles to Microsoft's powerhouse operating system.<p>PCMag reviews …

Windows 10

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ET deals: Get a Windows 10 Pro Key for $14 with SCDKey

By on May 5, 2017 at 12:00 pm<p>Looking for an activation key for Windows 10 Pro on the cheap? With today’s coupon code in play, the folks at SCDKey are …

15 habits of self-made millionaires, from a man who spent 5 years studying rich people

Success doesn't crop up overnight. All self-made millionaires had to start somewhere.<p>Much of their transformation from ordinary to seven-figure status can be attributed to "rich habits," a term coined by Thomas C. Corley, who spent five years researching the daily habits of 177 self-made …

Self-improvement

2017京阪神遊 - Day 1

我一向不是日本控,但短線旅遊來說,日本是一個不錯的選擇,加上現在經常有平機票,所以這次與好友遊遊日本吧。<br>搶機票不是我專長,所以這次的機票並不便宜,坐HK …

How to install the MacOS apps Apple doesn't want you to

Apple is big on protecting you from malware and viruses, but it's taken a rather nannying approach in its latest MacOS software, going so far as to remove the option to install software from anywhere you like. Fortunately, there are two easy workarounds to reclaim control of your Mac.<p>On previous …