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17 English Words that Come From Japanese : Rickshaw

Minamoto no Yoritomo, the first shogun of the Kamakura shogunate (1179).<p><b>Definition:</b> <b><br>1)</b> a top leader (as in politics) <b><br>2)</b> a businessperson of exceptional …

Draw A Circle. Then Draw A Triangle. Now Solve A Riddle.

Welcome to The Riddler. Every week, I offer up problems related to the things we hold dear around here: math, logic and probability. There are two …

Mathematics

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

29 Beauty Gift Sets That Keep On Giving

Let's face it: The holidays are expensive — what with all the splurging on parties, gifts, and (cough) new clothes and makeup. The gift department is …

Sephora released some of its Black Friday deals early — this is the best stuff we've seen so far

Black Friday is just around the corner, and stores are building hype by giving shoppers a sneak preview of what's to come. Ulta's Black Friday ad recently leaked, and now Sephora just revealed all of the exclusive gift sets that will be on sale via their mobile app.<p>All of the gift sets are Sephora …

Makeup

The 15 Quickest Cars of the 21st Century (So Far)

Cabriolets

10 New Gmail Add-Ons You Can Use Right Inside Your Inbox | Inc.com

Chances are, you spend much of your workday immersed in email. But if you're one of the 1.2 billion people on the planet who use Gmail, you could be getting more done by using add-ons Google recently launched which let you complete actions right inside your inbox. Instead of toggling to another app …

Project Management

Uber Made Its Homegrown AI Language Open Source, but Not Entirely out of Altruism

Uber’s artificial-intelligence lab is less than a year old, but researchers there have already built their own programming language for AI …

Artificial Intelligence

This free online tool price matches all of your purchases for you — and automatically gets you refunds

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Paribus<p>Imagine getting an automatic refund on things you already own. For instance, you got a coffee maker for $70, and you really love …

Shopping

Mix and Mold Your Own Bath Bombs

After completing this project you will have about 15 natural bath bombs to keep for yourself of share with others. This recipe is perfect for beginners interested in making their own bath bombs. You will discover how simple and fun it can be to create your own bath bombs and learn the basics to …

23 Quick Fix Beauty Products For Every Type Of Facial Crisis

Restore your face to its natural flawless state ASAP.

Skin Care

Stunning Images of the Solar Eclipse

Outdoors

The Best Solar Eclipse Memes (So Far)

Unless you live under a rock, you’ve probably noticed the full-blown solar eclipse mania that has taken over this past week. The rare celestial event (although, according to Neil deGrasse Tyson, it’s actually not <i>that</i> rare) has caused a nationwide furor: Special eclipse sunglasses have sold out …

Solar Eclipse

Top 10 Ways to Boost Your Home Wi-Fi

WiFi is one of the most important developments in the evolution of the internet—no one wants to be chained to a desktop—but it’s also one of the most …

Wi-Fi

The ultimate 3-minute workout for toned, chiseled arms — according to a 5-time Olympic swimmer

Five-time Olympic swimmer and 12-time Olympic medalist Dara Torres demonstrates her 3-minute arm workout. Torres has teamed up with SHOW MORE OF YOU from Celgene and Otezla — a campaign that is shining light on the psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis.<p>To learn more about psoriatic disease, visit the …

Olympic Swimming

5 Door Locks That Will Keep You Safe and 5 That Won't

Most break-ins are committed by criminals who come right through the front door, according to Department of Justice statistics. Even if you're …

Home Automation

ProtonMail makes its free VPN service available to everyone

ProtonMail, the encrypted email created by CERN and MIT scientists, has released a new product in response to the administration's roll back of Obama-era internet privacy rules. Starting today, you can try out the company's VPN service, which was in beta testing by 10,000 initial users for a year, …

Privacy

3 Science-Based Food Hacks That Will Make Your Meals Better

Rice with half the calories - seriously.<p>As any successful baker will tell you - everything to do with food and cooking is all about chemistry, …

The best Chrome extensions to boost your productivity right now

Thanks to the emergence of Web-based tools and services, most of us work primarily in the browser these days, and that means it’s our main productivity center.<p>Google Chrome is far and away the most popular browser around and it supports a huge number of extensions, which are essentially plugins …

Productivity
Ben Carson

Trump, Melania And Ivanka Posed For Pictures With Pope Francis In The Vatican, And No One Can Deal

On Wednesday, Donald Trump‘s first foreign trip as president graced him with the presence of his holiness, Pope Francis. According to CNN, the two men held a private meeting in the Pope’s study, but didn’t discuss the contents of their discussion with the press when they gathered for photos after. …

The Best Fun Videos For English Language Learners In 2017 – So Far

I use short, funny video clips a lot when I’m teaching ELLs, and you can read in detail about how I use them in The Best Popular Movies/TV Shows For …

Language Learning

24 apps you need on your phone right now

Deciding which apps to download from the thousands available on the App Store or Google Play can be stressful — especially if you just bought a new phone. Even if you've had your phone for years, you may not be using apps that are worth your time.<p>INSIDER found 24 apps that will make your life …

Apps

How to send voice messages from Apple Watch

Apple Watch lets you easily message other people using dictation for voice-to-text input, but sometimes it’s just easier to send a voice recording to quickly express yourself over iMessage. Here’s how to send voice messages from Apple Watch.<p>Prior to watchOS 3, the default behavior in the Apple …

People Who Manage Their Time Well Follow These 3 Rules

I’m sure you are constantly told to manage your time better, because it boosts your efficiency, saves time, and reduces stress. Everyone knows the …

21 life-saving facts that everyone should know

But life can also throw situations at us that we don't have a quick, handy response for.<p>Commenters in a recent Quora thread about life-saving facts offered their best tips, which are easy to remember and could have a huge effect if you ever find yourself in a dangerous situation.<p>You might want to …

Smoke Inhalation

The 17 best tech email newsletters you need to subscribe to

Once viewed as an anachronistic throwback to the pre-social web, email newsletters are in the middle of a glorious Renaissance.<p>At their best, they cut through the noise and provide incisive round-ups and analysis — wading through the muck of news so you don't have to.<p>Perhaps predictably, the tech …

Tech Industry

How I added four hours of battery life to my smartphone every day for free

I’ve had big-time battery drain issues on my last three iPhones. I just figured it was my fault — maybe I’m too addicted to apps, take too many photos, or just use my phone too much?<p>It’s an issue I’ve gone to Apple for help with many times. But the Genius’s — Apple's retail support — were …

Apps

Being Your True Self in a Relationship Matters Less Than Being Your Best Self

There’s a lot to be said for having a partner that “gets” you: Research has shown that feeling understood in a relationship makes for a happier …

32 Products To Help You Have The Cutest Bedroom On Earth

Your room should reflect the cuteness of its inhabitant, aka you!