Zachary Chase

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8 Women Explain What Smoking Weed Can Do to Your Relationships

Smoking marijuana is affecting your dating and sex life more than you think.<p>Now that 23 states and DC have legalized weed, 4 of them for recreational use as well as medical, the debate about whether it enhances – or ruins – sex and relationships is raging hotter than ever. Can a couple survive when …

Crash Course: 8 Ways to Discipline Your Kids

Whether you’re a parent or babysitter sometimes you need a go-to trick or two—or three— when it comes to discipline. All families develops their own …

This chart shows why Amazon's cloud will be hard for Microsoft, Google, and everyone else to beat

During the talk, Vogels showed one slide that pretty well summed-up why Amazon is the 800-pound gorilla in the burgeoning cloud-computing market, despite competition from Microsoft, Google, IBM, Oracle, and many others.<p>Amazon is more than 10 times bigger than the next largest 14 competitors …

8 Things That Make You Happier: Backed by Research

Wouldn’t you love a real list of things that make you happier? Here’s what scientific research says will work:<p><b>1) Thank Someone</b><p>First thing in the …

20 words you should never put on your résumé

"Nearly everyone is guilty of using buzzwords from time to time, but professionals are evaluated increasingly on their ability to communicate," says Paul McDonald, senior executive director for professional placement firm Robert Half.<p>One of the major problems with using buzzwords and terms, …

17 things keeping you from getting rich, according to a journalist who spent his career studying millionaires

In addition to boiling down the "secret" to building wealth in 13 principles, he revealed 30 "major causes of failure" that hold many of us back from getting rich.<p>Here are 17 that are still relevant today.

Wall Street analysts say virtual reality can't go mainstream until these issues are fixed

On Thursday, analysts at Oppenheimer published a report on the state of virtual reality, in which they outlined the most significant obstacles companies will face in the next couple of years.<p>The analysts said that although the VR experience has improved over the decades, it's not where most people …

A psychologist reveals the best ways to maximize your sleep — and the No. 1 mistake everyone makes

Everyone wants to get better sleep. But sleep trouble is incredibly common.<p>And feeling tired the next day isn't the half of it. By not getting enough sleep you're reducing your IQ.<p>Via Brain Rules: 12 Principles for Surviving and Thriving at Work, Home, and School:<p>And losing "beauty sleep" really …

The US government is staging a massive cyber marathon to find other holes in its electronic infrastructure

"I think it's a realistic chance, and I think this is true no matter where you go. It's not unique to the federal government," said Tony Scott, who spent 35 years in the private sector running systems at companies such as Microsoft, Walt Disney and General Motors.<p>Scott was named as the federal CIO …

Scientists have taken a high energy x-ray of the sun and the results are stunning

NASA pieced together high energy X-ray images from three of its telescopes around the world to create a stunning mosaic of the sun.<p>The image shows the star's flaring, active surface regions which contain material heated to several millions of degrees. And it's absolutely stunning.<p>Here it is:<p>The …

Two People Blast Through a Whole Relationship in 20 Hilarious Texts on Tinder

Well, that escalated quickly...<p>Anyone who's ever had a conversation on Tinder knows that things can get pretty weird, oftentimes because a perfectly normal conversation is suddenly ruptured by the appearance of a totally unsolicited dick. But one Tinder exchange that was postedon Imgur is going …

28 stunning aerial photos that will change the way you see the world

The images give us an incredible bird's eye view into some of the world's biggest festivals, infrastructures, and natural wonders.<p>We've put together a collection of some of our favorite images, from the crashing waters of the Niagara Falls to the lush canola fields that cover the mountains of …

Scientists Separate Marijuana's Highs From Its Medical Lows

No more ‘Dude, where’s my car?'<p>Marijuana is getting a lot of love lately, from newly legal recreational users in a few American states, and doctors alike. Researchers are uncovering lots of ways in which THC, the chemical responsible for most of the herb’s psychological effects, can help treat …

Facebook lets you choose what appears in your News Feed

If you're a regular Facebook user, you'll know that the posts that appear in your News Feed are visible because of an algorithm. It's part of the company's mission to reduce post overload, but it can often mean that you'll miss updates from some of your friends. In May, Zuckerberg and co. began …

20 Meditation Tips for Beginners

If you're new to meditation, then you might feel overwhelmed when trying to keep so many instructions in your head: <i>watch your breathing, calm your mind, keep your back straight...</i><p>To take the pressure off and allow your practice to unfold more naturally, here are 20 priceless tips to help you get …

Former Disney Chief Says Beautiful Women 'Usually Not Funny'

Michael Eisner thinks that funny, beautiful women are hard to find.<p>That’s what the former Disney CEO told an audience Thursday at the Aspen Ideas …

6 Things Southerners Refuse to Acknowledge About the Confederate Flag

1. The flag as it’s seen today was rarely even used in the Civil War or beforehand.<p>During the Civil War, the Confederate states went through three …

13 tips for taking better low light pictures with your smartphone

With July 4th coming up, you’ll want to make sure you can eke the best out of your phone’s camera for those nighttime fireworks.<p>Though phones vary in quality and features significantly, there are still some general tricks – both technical and common sense – you can pick up on to maximize image …

Cheap 4th of July Fun

Cheap 4th of July Fun-7 Great Ideas<p>7 Ways to Enjoy the Fourth of July + Maybe Build Wealth<p><i>By contributing columnist, Alexandra Deluise</i><p>The Fourth of …

9 travel apps to make your Fourth of July weekend even better

Nearly 42 million people will travel away from home for this Fourth of July weekend, according to AAA — the most since 2007. About 85% of …

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One-third of Americans are ready to ditch the country permanently

While your local neighborhood may be festooned in red, white and blue ahead of the Fourth of July weekend, a good portion of your friendly neighbors …

The top 10 Independence Day sales you need to shop this weekend

Fourth of July weekend is (finally) upon us, and as you start mentally planning for America’s birthday festivities, like where to watch the fireworks …

What to Drink on July Fourth According to 10 Top Bartenders

The Fourth of July can mean different things to different people, but for many the weekend is characterized by fireworks, beach and booze. Eater reached out to 10 top bartenders from across the country to see how the pros plan to celebrate the holiday weekend. Below, ideas and recipes for imbibing …

A Lot Of Dogs Will Go Missing Over 4th Of July Weekend. Here Are 9 Tips To Make Sure Yours Won't.

Don't let the bright lights distract you on the fourth. According to the ASPCA, many dogs will go missing over Independence Day weekend.<p>The day-long celebrations that roll into nighttime, the booming sounds of fireworks, and unsupervised exits in a pet owner's home all contribute to this …

20 Reasons To Celebrate Being Single This Independence Day

Those of us who are newly divorced have something extra to celebrate this Fourth of July: The freedom to do exactly as we please now that we're single again! (Also: the freedom to take up the <i>entire</i> bed. That's a major win.)<p>Below, HuffPost Divorce readers on Facebook share the one thing they love …

The ONE Smart Piano could make learning to play much more fun

When I was six years old, one of the ways I amused myself was to sit down at the baby grand piano in the living room and tap out tunes I heard on the radio. In response, my parents embarked on a six-year run of piano lessons.<p>While I eventually warmed to the disciplined practice required, once the …

Mattress wars heat up: Leesa raises $9 million

Startups have decided the mattress industry is ripe for disruption. The latest to join the ranks of well-funded up-and-coming mattress startups is …

USPTO filing for Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus surfaces

There has been considerable talk among the rumor circles of a follow-up to the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge. Called the S6 Plus, the device is less a formal sequel than it is a slightly larger variant. As time has gone by, leaks began to appear of the device itself which looks almost identical to the …

Snapchat is changing the way you watch snaps and add friends

A shift in Snapchat's core product<p>Snapchat is changing its own game yet again. With an update rolling out today for iOS and Android, you are no longer required to hold a finger down to view snaps and Stories. Watching is now triggered by a single tap on the snap or Story to make it begin playing — …

A Look At The Tech That Could Mean We Never Have To Charge Our Phones Again

Technology that can wirelessly power our devices on the go could change our world. Imagine never having to plug in your cell phone again, or technology that continuously keeps your electronic car battery running.<p>According to Energous Corporation, that day is just around the corner. Energous’ WattUp …