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10 characteristics of people with high emotional intelligence

What is it about how certain people behave and interact, how they are "wired," that drives them to greater success than their peers?<p>More often than not, it is their emotional intelligence (EQ), their "ability to identify and manage the emotions of themselves and others."<p>There are critical ways that …

How Happy Brains Respond to Negative Things

cienpiesnf/Dollar Photo ClubYou drop a glass while making breakfast. You get stuck in traffic on your way to work. Your boss yells at you for being …

Samsung is hyping the Galaxy S7 with this weird llama video

So far, Samsung has shown the upcoming Galaxy S7 phone to a child and Llama in a video hype campaign for the new device's announcement on February 21.<p>The campaign, called "Seven Days of Unboxing", launched on February 14 with a video of a child entering a room where he sees the new Galaxy S7. The …

11 must-see movies completely rejected by the Oscars

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Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge to Resurrect Past Smartphone Features

Get ready for a blast from the past.<p>Samsung’s (ssnlf) soon to be launched Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge smartphones—its regular and curved-screen models, …

Samsung Galaxy S7 Release Date Leaked by World's Largest Telecommunications Provider | Inc.com

Samsung has not yet announced the release date of its highly anticipated Galaxy S7 smartphone, but a major telecommunications company may have provided the public with the previously secret information.<p>According to a report and picture published by Slashgear, a photo taken of an internal …

Mobile

Malala Shuts Down Donald Trump In The Most Elegant Way Possible

"The more you speak about Islam and against all Muslims, the more terrorists we create."<p>Malala Yousafzai offered up a reality check for Donald Trump and any other politician attacking the entire Muslim faith.<p>"The more you speak about Islam and against all Muslims, the more terrorists we create," …

Why You Should Travel Alone Just for 1 Week

Four months ago, I decided to quit my job, leave Paris and go for a one-year trip around Latin America, alone. While I'm definitely not the only one to have taken the leap, I've met quite a few people telling me: "<i>Wow, that's my dream, but I could never do it</i>".<p>Oh, yes you can. Everybody can! How? …

How to Be a S.M.A.R.T. Traveler in a Danger Zone

For most westerners, terror attacks have been limited to sites with centralized military, economic, or cultural significance. We have forgotten what it was like in the 1970s and 1980s when the Bader Meinhof Group, the Red Brigades, the IRA, and the PLO were routinely attacking civilian targets in …

Researchers have figured out how to listen into calls made on Samsung smartphones

The weakness was discovered by Daniel Komaromy and Nico Golde and is known as a "man-in-the-middle" attack. A base station is set up near a Samsung device and, thanks to a weakness in Samsung's phones, it will automatically connect. This means that any information sent, or received, from that phone …

The Only Time You Can Recline Your Seat And Other Travel Tips

I recently returned from an amazing trip (why yes I did make it to the summit of Kilimanjaro, so sweet of you to ask!) and prior to my trip I spent a good deal of time reading travel related articles looking for tips and advice. Because the word travel conjures up such wonderful emotions and …

5 Ways Science Says Travel Improves Your Health and Well-Being

<b>By Wendy Perrin, TripAdvisor travel advocate</b><p>How many vacation days do you have left this year? If it's more than you can take in the two months remaining before year's end, you're hardly alone. Americans leave 429 million vacation days unused every year. In fact, as a nation we're taking a week's …

Global economy will be transformed over next 20 years at risk of growing inequality, say analysts<p>A “robot revolution” will transform the global economy over the next 20 years, cutting the costs of doing business but exacerbating social inequality, as machines take over everything from caring for …

Globalization

10 Amazing Adventures You Need to Do on Your Next European Vacation

Photo: Linny Le<p>When you think of a European vacation, you're probably picturing museums, cafes, and tours through the cities. Don't get us wrong, that side of Europe is amazing, but the continent is also home to some incredible outdoors locations waiting to be explored. From amazing waterfalls to …

My Top 30 Meals Around the World, Part I

<i>Budapest, Hungary*</i><p>Food and culture go hand in hand. In my quest to discover the cultures of the world, I have found the greatest hints to be scattered across plates, kneaded into dough, and embedded in a smile and a heavily accented word. Across my travels, I have fallen in love with food - from …

A Chinese smartphone company is making big moves, and Samsung and Apple need to watch out

Brody was at Apple from 2002 to 2011, where she worked on applications for the original iPhone, as well as iCloud, Apple's cloud platform where you can backup your iPhone data and store photos, according to her LinkedIn profile. After that, she worked at eBay.<p>She may be brought on to work on …

10 Brain Myths Busted

It's going to take more than 10 percent of your brain to read this story<p>In the Hollywood action-film <i>Lucy</i>, actor Morgan Freeman—playing a world-renowned neurologist— speaks to a packed auditorium. “It’s estimated most human beings only use 10 percent of their brains’ capacity,” he says. “Imagine if …

6 Things I Learned From My Traveling Mishaps

I love to travel, so it's inevitable that I've had my share of mishaps. I've had my luggage lost many times -- even on my honeymoon! But the worst travel experience I had by far is when I went on a Mediterranean cruise a couple of years ago. I was traveling with my family (10 of us!), and the …

Apple is quietly working on a new indoor mapping system

Apple has discreetly released an RF-based interior positioning app called Indoor Survey, as spotted by developer Steve Troughton-Smith. It appeared recently on the App Store, and the description says you can "drop 'points' on a map within the Survey App [to] indicate your position within the venue …

App Store

Hewlett-Packard Splits in Two Today. Now What?

CEO Meg Whitman says to be on the lookout for some acquisitions.<p>Hewlett-Packard, the computing giant that started in a Palo Alto garage 76 years ago and gave birth to the place we now call Silicon Valley, is starting over again.<p>Having grown into a lumbering colossus selling personal computers and …

The Seven Wonders Of The World - BBC Documentary

Wonders of the World

These 7 Cities Are The New 'Urban Wonders' Of The World

The New7Wonders project was created by Bernard Weber in order to highlight some of the greatest natural and man-made wonders of the world not covered in the original list. The Cities project is the third of Weber's installments — in 2007, more than 100 million people voted in his New Seven Wonders …

15 cities you have to visit at least once, according to travelers

Condé Nast Traveler recently released the results of its annual Readers' Choice Awards.<p>This year, more than 128,000 travelers submitted millions of ratings and thousands of comments that the magazine's editors used to create lists of favorite cities, hotels, and resorts.<p>One of these lists declares …

People Who Think Like This Have Less Belly Fat

Way of thinking may also help people over the initial aversion to exercising.Dr Jeremy Dean's ebooks are:• The Anxiety Plan: 42 Strategies For Worry, …

Surface Book review: Windows has its first flagship laptop

When was the last time you were <i>really</i> excited about a laptop – especially a Windows one?<p>For several years, hype in the tech world has largely revolved around phones, tablets and smartwatches, and there arguably hasn’t been a truly revolutionary laptop since Apple pulled a MacBook Air out of a …

17 food faux pas to avoid so that you don't embarrass yourself while traveling

It's important to understand the dining rules of each country you visit so that you can avoid insulting others or embarrassing yourself.<p>Luckily, we're here to help — here's a list of table manners you should be aware of when visiting 17 different countries around the world.

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How to create a super-secure password you’ll never forget: Use poetry

If you’re like most people, your passwords are terrible. You might have just one insecure password that you use for everything.<p>A pair of computational linguists at the University of Southern California have a possible answer to your easy-to-hack habits. They set out (pdf) to automatically generate …

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Samsung has an idea that could bring the biggest feature of the iPhone 6S to its future smartphones

That's according to a new patent application published by the US Patent and Trademark Office on Monday, which details an idea that sounds similar to the 3D Touch feature Apple introduced with the iPhone 6S.<p>The document explains that a touch screen, such as those used on smartphones and tablets, may …

The Crime Your Brain Commits Against You (And What to Do About It)

In 1932, Frederic Bartlett was working at Cambridge University when he conducted one of the most famous cognitive psychology experiments of all-time.<p>For this research study, Bartlett recited a Native American folk tale called "The War of the Ghosts" to each participant. Then, Bartlett followed up …

Dad's Creative Notes Offer Hilarious Excuses For His Kids' Tardiness

Dad humor FTW!<p>Utah dad Seth King knows the struggle of getting your kids up and off to school on time every morning.<p>Because the routine doesn't always go according to plan, the father of five often finds himself writing tardiness excuse notes, which his children's school requires from late …