Akash

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10 Essential Websites That Will Make Your Startup Remarkable

Starting a business takes everything that you have: all your money, time, effort, and patience. Though you may have plenty of help in the form of your team and your business partners, in the beginning stages of entrepreneurship there are many tasks that need to be done that you just don’t have the …

Win or lose the support is always awesome! Epic little clip of our team bus arriving back to the hotel last night. Shot by the talented @jmhinde #timelapse #proteafire http://youtu.be/sK5f9ihoZ4E

Emotional Intelligence: The Social Skills You Weren't Taught in School

You’re taught about history, science, and math when you’re growing up. Most of us, however, aren’t taught how to identify or deal with our own …

Emotional Intelligence

Ride Sharing Showdown: Uber vs. Lyft

The ride sharing services Uber and Lyft both make it easy to grab a ride with your phone, get you where you’re going in minutes, and automatically …

Transportation

The Wall Street Journal & Breaking News, Business, Financial and Economic News, World News and Video

News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services

Lifehacker Pack for iPad: Our List of the Essential iPad Apps

It took a little while for the apps to come into their own, but we’re at a place now where the iPad has nearly as good of a selection of apps as the …

Apps

Recalibrate Your Reality

Wish you were better/smarter/stronger/faster? Sure, hard work helps, but the truth is, your self perception may be getting in the way. We all form …

Lift's Guide to Meditation Is a Data-Driven Introduction for Beginners

You already know that meditation has real benefits, both emotionally and health-wise, but getting started is easier said than done. Finding the right …

Deliver Polished Presentations Steve Jobs Style

Whether you're an Apple devotee or not, it's tough to argue that Steve Jobs isn't an extremely polished and charismatic public speaker. Check out …

Public Speaking

How I Ditched My Laptop for an iPad with a Few Apps and Accessories

If you have been thinking about using your iPad as your primary computing device, you're not alone. Tablet computers have become so powerful and …

Apps

Ask Yourself the Right Questions to Get Over a Fear of Failure

No matter who you are, you've failed plenty of times in your life. Chances are, you're afraid of doing it again. Over at Fast Company, author Warren …

Schadenfreude

Home Electrical Projects You Can Totally Handle Yourself

Electrical projects around the home can seem scary if you've never done them before. But they don't have to be. Here are eight common electrical …

How to Stop Giving a F*ck What People Think

We're all guilty. Every day from the moment we wake up, we live our lives caring what other people think of us.<p><i>This post originally appeared on</i> …

This Table of Exercises Shows You How to Get Fit Without Any Equipment

You can get a complete workout with just your body. This "Periodic Table of Bodyweight Exercises" showcases dozens of moves—from easy to insane—you …

Brain Pickings Gets Made for Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / February 11, 2014<p>Maria Popova is one of the Internet’s finest hunter-gatherers. Powered by a curious mind and a deep appreciation …

Hunter Gatherers

What's the Difference Between All These Types of Massages?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>I really need a massage, but I'm confused by the dozens of different types to choose from. What's the difference between, like, a …

Massage Therapy

SaveDeo Downloads Videos From Instagram, Flickr And Other Video Sites

Web: There's plenty of ways to download videos, even from seemingly un-downloadable sites, but SaveDeo makes the process a bit easier by offering …

The New Year's Resolutions Most Likely To Fail (And What To Do Instead)

New Year's is a great opportunity to reflect on how far we've come and where we hope to go next. The trouble is, most of us then proceed to set …

Top 10 Tricks For Building The Perfect Budget

The number one rule to financial success: spend less than you earn. And the best way to do that is to keep track of what you spend. Here are 10 …

Reframe Your Goals By What You Want To Feel, Not Accomplish

You might know how to achieve your goals, but that doesn't mean your goals are right for you in the first place. Take some time to rethink your …

Must-Have Fitness Tech To Get Stuff Done

Getting fit starts with choosing the right gear and getting organised. These are our picks for five key areas where the right tech makes your fitness …

5 Life Lessons I've Learned From Running

Over the past couple of years I've become quite a running enthusiast. Running is my escape, and how I cope with and relieve stress. Over time, I've …

'Try Not To Become A Man Of Success. Rather Become A Man Of Value.'

Being successful isn't always the hardest thing in the world. It's equal parts luck and hard work. But adding value to something is a lot harder, …

The Triangle Of Happiness Calculates How Happy You Are With Your Job

Most of us know if we're happy or unhappy at work, but if you'd like a more precise calculation of your job satisfaction, take this quiz called the …

Learn The Science Of Cooking With This Free Harvard Course

Through cooking you can learn a lot about science — and vice versa. If you'd like to know more about how recipes work, as well as basic physics and …

Give Better Presentations By Thinking Of Yourself As A Mentor

One of the biggest challenges when giving a presentation or speaking in public is feeling self-conscious. Similarly, the worst presenters seem too …

Top 7 secret iOS 7 tips everyone needs to know!

iOS 7 is here and not only do we have your complete iOS 7 review to tell you everything you need to know, but a ton of iOS 7 tips and how-tips ready …

Apps

Improve Your Sleep By Reading A Few Key Words

Want deeper sleep and more restful naps? A new study suggests a simple trick to coax your brain to better sleep: Think of restful …

Beginner Vs More Advanced DSLR Features: Specs That Matter

You've had your DSLR for a while now and your photos have never looked better. But as your skills progress, you need a camera that can grow with you. …