Suyog Chhatre

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With 1 Tweet, J.K. Rowling Just Gave the Best Advice You'll Hear Today

The author of the Harry Potter series doesn't just understand the struggle. She also knows the only path to genuine success.<p>A couple of days ago, a struggling writer (and Harry Potter fan) vented her disappointment and frustration on Twitter.<p>"I want to write like @jk_rowling or @StephenKing but …

Books

How Facebook Figures Out Everyone You've Ever Met

In real life, in the natural course of conversation, it is not uncommon to talk about a person you may know. You meet someone and say, “I’m from …

Social Media

Chinese woman has Civil War-era shrapnel removed from leg

<b>A 90-year-old Chinese woman has had shrapnel removed from her leg, which had been lodged there since 1945, reports say.</b><p>According to the national Guangming Daily newspaper, Hu Jinhua and her husband were fleeing their home in eastern China to escape the Sino-Japanese War and the second stage of the …

China

Finally, You Can Access these 7 Incredible Wonders of the World

There are no shortage of beautiful sights to see in this world of ours. From the dazzling canals of Venice, Italy, to the ancient ruins of Machu …

South America

Forget Machu Picchu: Seven newly accessible wonders of the world

If visiting the world's most ancient temples and monuments—Angkor Wat, Machu Picchu, Chichen Itza, Petra—inspires your inner Indiana Jones, just …

Where to Eat in Barcelona

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How to Engineer a Car that Goes 277.9 MPH

Records may be made to be broken, but the laws of physics aren't even supposed to bend. Which makes it all the weirder that the Koenigsegg Agera RS …

A handful of clinics is embracing a 'party drug' that could be a rapid-fire depression treatment — we got a look inside

After a 45-minute infusion of ketamine, clients at a clinic in San Francisco's Nob Hill neighborhood are not partying.<p>Instead, they're in a state of quiet contemplation — reclining on cushioned chairs, listening to music, or occasionally striking a tranquil yoga pose.<p>These clients are patients at …

Depression

Apple secretly moved parts of empire to Jersey after row over tax affairs

Rearrangement allowed tech firm to keep paying ultra-low tax rate when Ireland tightened rules, Paradise Papers reveal<p>Apple reacted to widespread criticism of its tax affairs by secretly shifting key parts of its empire to Jersey as part of a complex rearrangement that has allowed it to keep an …

Use These 7 Emotional Intelligence Tips to Be a Better Leader

Technicians are smart about machines. Leaders are smart about people.<p>There are many types of intelligence and emotional intelligence, even though it's much discussed these days, is often not displayed much in the workplace. Being able to pinpoint and manage emotions (both yours and others') is what …

10 low budget tips for improving your photography

<b>We’ve rounded up some of the best low budget tips to help you improve your photography without breaking the bank.</b><p>Many existing tips to improve in …

Landscape Photography

Learn iPhone Photography and Amazing Art of Bob Weil

Bob Weil has been a prominent name on the iPhone Photography scene for several years. His iPhone photography work is a varied mix of styles from …

How To Shoot Close-Up and Macro Photography With Your iPhone

Today’s blog post and video is about how to shoot close-up and macro photography.Defining the TermsI know to many of you reading this post that it …

Mobile Photography

The Mistakes You Don't Realize You're Making in Your Travel Photos

These days anyone with a camera phone (so, everyone) fancies themselves a pro photographer; all it takes is the tap of an Instragram filter and …

Exploring Varanasi with an 'iPhone 7 Plus'!

सुबह सवेरे स्नान के पश्चात...<p>While Ganga is flooded in #Varanasi and ghats are almost submerged, the locals are happy that it's much lower than …

iPhone Stops Bullet and Saves One Woman’s Life in Las Vegas Shooting

A woman said her life was saved after a bullet struck her Rose Gold iPhone, instead of her, as she was fleeing the Las Vegas mass shooting Sunday …

Las Vegas Shooting

Apple explains what exactly happened when Face ID ‘failed’ during iPhone X demo

Apple has officially clarified what happened on stage when the first demo of Face ID didn’t go as planned. While many were quick to call it a “fail,” that’s not what happened in the slightest. Apple confirmed the situation in a statement to Yahoo this evening…<p>Apple explained that the demo iPhone X …

Craig Federighi

5 ways your iPhone 7 Plus' camera is getting upgraded

You are going to like Portrait mode even more after iOS 11 hits.<p>iOS 11 has plenty of goodies in store for iPhone 7 Plus photography enthusiasts, providing greater control over the big phone's second camera lens.<p>In addition to the regular, wide-angle lens, the iPhone 7 Plus has a telephoto lens that …

Mobile Photography

Apple is totally dependent on Samsung for the iPhone 8

And the only company that can make them in large numbers up to Apple's standards is also its top competitor in the smartphone market: Samsung.<p>"OLED iPhone panel supply is controlled wholly by Samsung, not Apple," Ming-Chi Kuo, an analyst at KGI Securities, wrote in an Apple Insight note dated …

Mobile Technology

Apple boss Tim Cook collects $89m under 10-year incentive deal

The award is made up of 560,000 shares and has ballooned in value thanks to the company’s soaring stock price<p>Tim Cook, the chief executive of Apple, has collected $89.6m as part of a 10-year deal that he signed as an incentive to keep the iPhone maker at the forefront of the technology industry …

iOS 11 is finally here: Best features, how to download and more

iOS 11 is now available. Here's what you need to know.<p>iOS 11 is now available.<p>Nowadays, Apple releases a beta version of iOS months ahead of its official release. So, we've already been playing with iOS and compiling how-tos so you can get started, too.<p><b>Editors' note</b>: This post was originally …

Steve Jobs was successful because he mastered 'deep work' — here's how you can, too

Most of us might think that paying that much for a bottle of hooch is a bit ridiculous, but there is a reason it costs so much.<p>It took Bob Dalgarno, the master whisky maker behind the M, more than two years to craft, and it contains a blend of the world's finest whiskeys—some which date back to …

Walter Isaacson

Apple Shows Off iOS 11 Features In New Videos

Apple’s iOS 11 is expected to land next month, the new software is a major update and it will bring a range of new features to the iPhone and …

iOS

A 69-year-old monk who scientists call the 'world's happiest man' says the secret to being happy takes just 15 minutes a day

Who is the happiest man in the world?<p>If you Google it, the name "Matthieu Ricard" pops up.<p>Matthieu Ricard, 69, is a Tibetan Buddhist monk originally …

20 Years Ago, Steve Jobs Demonstrated the Perfect Way to Respond to an Insult

In 1997, Steve Jobs was answering developers' questions when one audience member took a shot at him. What happens next is remarkable.<p>We live in a world where the insult has become the weapon of choice.<p>Internet trolls use them to get us riled up.<p>Competitors use them to get us off our game.<p>Sometimes, …

Leadership

Shoot like a pro with the iPhone

The iPhones have always packed some of the best phone cameras you can buy, capturing shots that give many dSLRs a run for their money. Even better, …

Your Mighty New Mindful Habit: Learn to Respond, Not React

Whether you're talking with friends, family, romantic partners or even coworkers or employees, how you communicate means a lot, especially when it …

The Secret To Building Unrivalled Character

Universal appeal is bred, not bought<p>Winston Churchill said, “A man does what he must – in spite of personal consequences, in spite of obstacles and …

Apple creates new managing director role for China

The move is part of Apple's efforts to bolster its footprint in China, the world's biggest phone market.<p>Apple wants China to know it's serious about their relationship.<p>So on Wednesday, the iPhone maker announced the appointment of Isabel Ge Mahe as its managing director for Greater China, a new …

A tiny update to iOS 11 will make Apple’s AirPods so much more useful

Apple’s next iteration of its mobile operating system, iOS 11, is due out later this year, and there’s a helpful addition for anyone who owns Apple’s wireless earbuds, or is considering picking up a pair.<p>Currently, Apple’s AirPods aren’t particularly useful for controlling your music. By default, …

iOS