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The One App You Need On Your Résumé If You Want A Job At Google

Average pay at Google is $141,000.<p>It's relatively easy to get a job at Google, too.<p>The company is so large and has such a massive need for talent that hiring for Google is something of a headache, so if you have the right skills, Google is really enthusiastic to hear from you.<p>Especially if you know …

30 Little-Known Features of Popular Social Media Sites

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>When I first set foot in Disneyland, I race to the most famous rides first—Splash Mountain, the Matterhorn, Indiana Jones, all the biggest and best. Little do I know there are just as many hidden gems and overlooked attractions that I’ve likely …

Middle Schoolers Learn About Startups By Launching Their Own

In the tech world, we’re used to seeing young entrepreneurs, from Mark Zuckerberg to Evan Spiegel. But not this young.<p>A group of four middle schoolers from Torrance, California, spent their summer vacation building BankIt, a simple game inspired by Flappy Bird. Their parents wanted them to learn …

This Is What Happiness Looks Like, According To Scientists

It turns out that the key to happiness can be summed up in a single formula:<p>In plain English, it means that happiness depends on your expectations.<p>"Our basic finding is that happiness depends not on how well things are going, but whether things are going better or worse than expected," said study …

Chrome Show: Get a 25% performance boost on Chrome for OS X

Using Chrome(s goog) on a Mac(s aapl) and need a little jolt? Consider trying either the Canary or Dev version of Chrome, which is now 64-bit …

City of Cupertino shares official updated aerial shot of Apple’s Campus 2 and surrounding area

Following an update late last month from the City of Cupertino on progress being made at Apple’s currently under construction Campus 2 project, now the City has shared an official updated aerial photo of the site from Apple.<p>The best 4K & 5K displays for Mac<p>Last month the city shared the first …

Chance to win a Fluance Fi30 Bluetooth wood speaker!

You know those contests where there's only one prize, and like a million-zillion people enter, and you've pretty much got a snowball's chance in a volcano of winning?<p>This is not one of those contests.<p>For starters, there are <i>five</i> prizes. And as much as I wish Cheapskate readers numbered in the …

Snaps To Riches: The Rise Of Snapchat Celebrities

Shaun McBride takes no risks when drawing a Snapchat. He takes screenshots instead, to protect his works in progress in case of calamity.<p>“If 20 people decide to send me a snap at the same time, my app will crash and I’ll lose my work,” he explained as he took a quick mid-drawing screenshot. “But I …

11 of the Hottest Startups from Tech Open Air Berlin 2014

Ah, Berlin. The city that wears its history on its sleeve, yet allows ample space for new culture to thrive. Its creative scenes, tech companies and weekend-long dance parties have made headlines in recent articles in Vice, Fast Company and The New Yorker. All eyes seem to be on Berlin.<p>But don’t …

The Fastest Way To Crack A 4-Digit PIN Number [Infographic]

Good ol' 1234 accounts for about 10 percent of passwords. That's more than the bottom 4,200 combinations put together.<p>We know people default to bad passwords, whether for their computers or banking PINs. But, we have to stress this here, people are <i>really</i> bad at picking passwords. This infographic …

Make your Android Device Smarter with these Handy Apps

The leap from feature phones to smartphones didn’t happen overnight. Slowly but steadily, our phones grew smarter and smarter until they’d become capable enough that we could fulfil most of our computing needs on these pocket-sized devices. The onset of powerful third-party apps spurred that …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …