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Six Scientifically Supported Ways to Crush Procrastination

Procrastination is something that <i>everyone</i> deals with. It’s hard to place too much blame on ourselves though, as the internet offers an unlimited …

Procrastination

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Error Exposes 1.5 Million People's Private Medical Records on Amazon Web Services [UPDATED]

Police injury reports, drug tests, detailed doctor visit notes, social security numbers—all were inexplicably unveiled on a public subdomain of …

Microsoft Just Did A Super Smart Thing With Its Cloud

We previously reported that Microsoft was rumored to put arch-rival operating system, Linux, on its cloud. Today Microsoft made it official, reports Network World.<p>This is a major about-face for Microsoft. A decade ago, Steve Ballmer called Linux "a cancer" thanks to its open source license. …

A complete guide to designing your morning routine to double your productivity

On average, each of us wake up to 25,000 mornings in our adult life, which means we have 25,000 days to maximize how we spend it.<p><b>Your morning defines the rest of your day.</b><p>If you can optimize your morning routines, you’ve set yourself up to have a productive day ahead of you.<p>The good news is, we all …

Time Management

25 Habits That Will Make You Smarter

Want to expand your mind? A little bit of effort every day goes a long way.<p>In the Quora thread, “What would you do to be a little smarter every …

12 Times Zoe Saldana Proved She Has the Cutest Family on Instagram

It’s already abundantly clear that Zoe Saldana and her husband Marco Perego are a badass couple. Ever since she made headlines when her husband chose to take her last name — and responded to the haters in the best way possible — we’ve kinda been obsessing over her. Add twins Cy Aridio + Bowie Ezio …

Dropbox Notes private beta teases a ‘new way for teams to write together’

Those looking for a way to take notes that is a little more capable than a cheap notebook and not as full-featured as an app like Evernote may soon …

Apps

The 9 best apps for Apple Watch you can get right now

It's a rough field out there<p>Apple has the best smartphone ecosystem, the best tablet ecosystem, and as of today, the best smartwatch ecosystem when it comes to apps. But the app story is dramatically different on the Watch in a way that you won't quite understand until you start to use one. Where …

7 killer apps the Apple Watch should have (but doesn’t)

The first wave of Apple Watch are finally here just in time for Friday’s big release. The Apple Watch App Store went live yesterday with over 3,000 apps that are sure to delight users, as developers try to create the first must-have Apple Watch app.<p>We rounded up some of our the coolest apps that …

Just how scratch-resistant will your Apple Watch Sport be?

Unlike the sapphire crystal used in the Apple Watch and Apple Watch Edition, the low-end Apple Watch Sport uses a scratch-resistant fortified ion-X glass display to protect your next must-have Apple device from the wear-and-tear of its daily grind. But how does it hold up?<p>Thanks to Lewis …

L.A. school district wants multimillion-dollar refund for failed iPad program

The Los Angeles Unified School District is demanding a multimillion-dollar refund from Apple following a failed iPad program that was set to give more than 640,000 students a tablet for education.<p>It is thought that the Board of Education is exploring the possibility of litigation against the …

Apple Watch preorders surpass 2 million amidst supply constraints

While Apple isn’t saying how many Watches it’s sold, estimates so far are that more than 1 million preorders have been placed.<p>Now the industry’s leading Apple analyst is weighing in with his own findings, including why preorder estimates have already been pushed back to June.<p>KGI’s Ming-Chi Kuo, who …

Take a GIF tour of iOS 8.4’s new Music app

Rumors of a redesign coming to the iOS Music app have been floating around the rumor mill ever since Apple acquired Beats last year, and today we got our first preview of the future of music.<p>iOS 8.4 gives developers a look at the redesigned Music app that’s aimed at making it easier, faster, and …

This Is How to Make Flowers Last FOREVER

Spring has sprung, and while some parts of the country may not be feeling the effects of the vibrant season *just* yet, there is a hack for that — flowers. If they’re not growing from your garden, you can always pick up a bouquet to give your home or office that much-needed post-winter indoor …

The 5 Best DIY Home Security Systems

You love Freshome for bringing you modern architecture and inspiring homes, but have you ever thought of how to secure those wonderful dwellings? As …

This museum wants you to touch the art and take lots of pictures

It figures that the city known for generating the most Instagram selfles would open a museum to attract selfie shooters.<p>Art in Island, an interactive art museum in a suburban Manila, Philippines, has installations designed for visitors to incorporate themselves into master 3-D copies of some …

Apple may have 'totally oversold' a key feature on the Apple Watch

On stage, CEO Tim Cook said, "As it turns out with every revolutionary product that Apple has created, a breakthrough in user interface was required."<p>He then rattled off the list of past Apple products that created new input methods: The mouse with the Mac, the scroll wheel with the iPod, and …

The Apple Watch event likely caused a spike in Pebble Kickstarter backers

And that's exactly what Pebble expected<p>Pebble Time quickly asserted itself as a monster earlier this month when it became the most successful Kickstarter project ever. Now it looks like even after that record was broken, Pebble's funding continued to soar — and that's partly due to the March 9th …

Dancer Captures Elegant Photos of His Gravity-Defying Movements Frozen in Time

While levitation photography is nothing new, Taiwanese-French-American photographer Mickael Jou's self-portraits of himself leaping through the air are exceptionally elegant feats of movement and grace. For the past three years, the Berlin-based creative has united his two passions–photography and …

This was one of the moments Steve Jobs realized he could change the world

One of those old interviews was shared by venture capitalist Chris Dixon on his blog Friday, under the title, "It all blossomed out of this tiny little seed."<p>The video is part of a documentary filmed in 1985, the year Jobs was ousted from Apple to found a new computer company called NeXT.<p>In the …

For $5,000, this company will turn your brown eyes blue — forever

For most of human history, the eye color you were born with was the color you were stuck with forever. Now, for the first time ever, science has …

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10 mind-blowing facts about the Apple Store

Apple now has over 400 stores worldwide. Check out some other mind-blowing facts about the Apple Store.

Apple Watch Edition Will Save On Gold With Patented Alloy, Could Start At $2,999

When Tim Cook hits the stage Monday to reveal availability and pricing information about Apple Watch, the biggest question he will answer will be about the price of the high-end Edition line. Rumors have pegged that price to range between $5,000 and $20,000. Not a lot, perhaps, compared to a gold …

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The Top 5 Reasons Startups Fail

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora: What are the top reasons why startups fail?</i><p><i>Answer by Chris Baskerville, 11+ years Corporate Reconstruction, Business Builder, Grew up in Small Business, on Quora</i><p>Having handled 700+ corporate and personal insolvencies, I would make the following …

Small Business

13 DIY Decor Solutions That Will Make Your Life Easier

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We asked a bunch of fitness experts about the Apple Watch — here's what they had to say

Victoria's Secret Angel Candice Swanepoel flaunted the watch on the cover of Self magazine's March issue, in which she talked about how the Apple Watch could help her stay in shape.<p>Apple CEO Tim Cook also recently called sitting "the new cancer," referring to the detrimental effects sitting for …

Latest iPhone 6S Report Brings Potential Disappointment To Photographers

The iPhone 6S looks unlikely to receive a dual-lens camera, but could include the Apple Watch’s Force Touch feature.<p>Speculation is rife on the specs of Apple’s next iPhone models: The likely “iPhone 6S” and “iPhone 6S Plus” updates, expected to arrive later this year, have been the subjects of many …

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