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Here’s All The Data Pokémon Go Is Collecting From Your Phone

In the five frenzied days since its American release, Pokémon Go has become an economic and cultural sensation. Downloaded by millions, the game has boosted Nintendo's market value by $9 billion (and counting), made a major case for augmented reality as the gaming format of the future, and led to a …

31 Books You Need To Bring To The Beach This Summer

BYO-sunscreen!

Books

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Is Not in Your Head, It's in Your Gut

<i>Summary: Researchers have identified biomarkers for chronic fatigue syndrome in gut bacteria and in inflammatory microbial agents in the …

16 Page-Turners That You Should Read With Your Sister

The most complicated best friend you'll ever have.

Books

Classroom learning gets a boost from education app Seesaw

In high school, I worked furiously to hide my phone from my teachers. If a phone rang in class, student and device were sent straight to the …

Apps

Medicine Ball Exercises for Strength Training

Medicine Ball Exchange<p>The medicine ball exchange is a great way to warm up the arms and shoulders and get the heart rate up. You can do this from a …

Medicine Ball Exercises

Read, Wrap Recycle: Make Bows from Magazines

Paper bags, old newspapers, fabric scraps -- you're probably already using them for eco-friendly gift wrap. But did you know you could create …

5 Worst Typos of History

In which John, having discovered an (inevitable) mistake in The Fault in Our Stars, discusses his list of the five worst typographical errors and …

The question you should ask if your teen or tween is having a friendship problem

By Michelle Icard<p>“My daughter’s best friend has started being mean to her at school. What should I do?”<p>“My son is clearly upset, but he won’t tell me what happened at school. What do I say to him?”<p>If you’re the parent of a tween or teen, you’ve probably wrestled with a similar scenario. Parenting a …

5 Mortgages That Require Little or No Money Down

Homebuyers with little money for a down payment are finding more home loans available for a low down payment or even no down payment.<p>The Federal Housing Administration, or FHA, insures loans with small down payments, and private mortgage insurers have relaxed their down-payment requirements. It's …

9 tips for growing from seed (c'mon — you can do it!)

Gardeners grow from seed for a variety of reasons. It's cheaper and more predictable, especially if you are using seed saved from that tangy Roma tomato that did so well last year.<p>And for lettuces, Asian greens and carrots, things that are quick to harvest, repeated successive sowing around the …

Chick-Fil-A Says Farewell to Cole Slaw — Here's the Recipe

U.S. news<p>If you're among the millions with a sweet tooth for chicken chain Chick-fil-A's sugary cole slaw, you have 18 days left to get your hands on it. Unless you want to make it yourself.<p>The Atlanta-based fast food company said Thursday that it's dropping the cabbage-based side dish Jan. 18 as …

Coleslaw

15 secret features hidden in your iPhone

2/<p>Teach your iPhone text shortcuts so you don't have to type out the same things over and over again.<p>Tech Insider<p>Who wants to re-type common text …

The 10 Incredible Ways Your Cat Shows You Love

<i>By Phil Mutz, writer at LittleThings.com</i><p>Even though my cat can't speak aloud, she is constantly trying to find ways to communicate with me.<p>Whether my cat is "meowing" because she's hungry, or pawing at my legs because she wants attention, she finds ways to let me know exactly what she is …

Pets

3 Great iPad Apps for Creating Educational Rubircs

‘My Rubrics is the perfect tool to track and assess student behavior or academic progress in your classroom. Each beautifully laid out rubric allows …

Why Empathy Is Key for Your Relationships

Here is a true story.<p>Last summer in New York I was at a crowded bar when I saw a girl in a green skirt out of the corner of my eye. We made eye contact and I walked over to introduce myself. Just as I opened my mouth to say something, a woman stepped in between us and whispered soberly in the …

Warning signs of domestic violence everyone should know

Anitra Edwards is among the one-third of women in relationships who has experienced violence from a partner. But like many others, she said the …

A neuroscience researcher reveals 4 rituals that will make you happier

Actually, don't trust me either. Trust neuroscientists. They study that gray blob in your head all day and have learned a lot about what truly will make you happy.<p>UCLA neuroscience researcher Alex Korb has some insights that can create an upward spiral of happiness in your life.<p>Here's what you and …

The Brain

You Must Read These Five Books That Will Totally Transform Your Classroom!

Over the summer, I was gifted four books for my birthday and I purchased one audio book in the beginning of the school year. You won't believe what …

7 things I learned about Gmail working at Google

My first day at Google in 2011 felt a bit like joining Hogwarts: you’re excited and not entirely sure what you’ll be doing!<p>I was happy to do anything and learn in the process! For the next two years, I was lucky enough to train Google employees on Gmail and to pitch Gmail to companies of all …

Productivity

Steve Jobs' widow just unveiled a massive plan to reinvent high school

The widow of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, Powell Jobs is now spearheading a major campaign to rethink high school.<p>It's called XQ: The Super School Project.<p>The initiative tasks educators, innovators, business leaders, and even students to come up with imaginative ways to redesign the high school …

6 More Crazy Easy Crock-pot Recipes With Shopping List

I was amazed by the response to my 6 Crazy Easy Crock-pot Recipes post. I really thought people would be put off by how simple the recipes were, but …

Trade your writing pad for your iPad and take notes in Whink

Do you take a lot of notes at work or school using your iPad? Do you sometimes like to type, but other times prefer to handwrite your notes? Are you …

9 chemicals to avoid feeding your kids

Your children might love sandwiches, hot dogs, and the occasional sweet treat, but many of the foods they’re eating contain chemicals that can affect their health, development and behavior. What’s more, most of these chemicals have been banned in other countries for years while the U.S. lags behind.<p>…

25 Delicious And Easy Dinners To Make With 1 Pound Of Beef

Easy to make and easy to eat.

17 Free Online Learning Sites that Provide High Quality Opportunities

<i>You forgot to set your wake-up alarm. As you slowly come to consciousness, you begin to panic as you realize that you’re going to be extremely late</i> …

Zeetings Adds Interactivity And Analytics To Your Presentations

Tired of making (or watching) the same old PowerPoint presentations? An Australian startup called Zeetings gives you new tools to interact with your audience and track their engagement.<p>“Despite the fact that we’ve got completely new capabilities in our hands in terms of technology, presentations …

9 things mentally strong people do every day

In her book "13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do," psychotherapist Amy Morin writes that your genetics, personality, and life experiences all play a role in your mental strength.<p>Since we know what mentally strong people <i>don't</i> do, we asked Morin about the key habits they do follow.<p>Here are nine …

Q&A: Candace Cameron Bure on biblical modesty, setting boundaries on 'Dancing With The Stars'

HOLLYWOOD (Christian Examiner) -- When Candace Cameron Bure was invited to be on ABC's "Dancing With The Stars" in 2014, it didn't take long for her …