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The top 50 apps for creative minds

There’s an ongoing argument in the technology world about whether tablets and smartphones are more focused on consumption than creativity. As time has gone on, though, the number of apps helping us do more than passively read, watch and listen has grown. Many also fall into a longer heritage of …

Apps

9 Easy-To-Steal Habits Of The Super Successful

We wish there was a handbook for success, but there isn’t. Here’s the next best thing: a list of ways you can realize your dreams–and be a more productive person in the process.<p>Wouldn’t it be great if success was simple?<p>But it isn’t.<p>There’s no one-size-fits-all answer for success in work and life, …

PDCA Cycle | Plus download an 11-page Plan-Do-Check-Act PDF

The Definition of a Problem<p>The basic definition of a problem is that there is a gap between and expectation and reality. The gap can be formed in one …

Project Management

League of gentlemen: Kingsman and Britain’s posh-boy spies

One day in 1986, John le Carré interviewed a British spy called Nick Elliott. The espionage novelist wanted to know why Elliott and his MI6 colleagues let the British spymaster and KGB lackey Kim Philby escape to Moscow and never dragged him back to London to be punished for passing on secrets to …

Austin Powers

Samsung pledges over $100m to make an open 'internet of things' finally happen

Samsung’s chief executive BK Yoon promised more than $100m in funding for developers and to create an open system to kickstart an ‘internet of things’ (IoT) revolution.<p>Samsung sold 665m devices last year, many of which already have internet connectivity. But Yoon promised that by 2017 90% of those …

Internet of Things

Secret London: 16 more odd sights you never knew were there

Comic Book Review - Black Science #11

<i>Zeb Larson reviews Black Science #11…</i><p><i>As the Pillar counts down towards its next jump the Dimensionauts are besieged by an endless wave of horrors.</i> …

This means raw: extreme dieting and the battle among fruitarians

On the second night of the Woodstock fruit festival in upstate New York, long after dinner had been cleared, I stood in the dining hall and waited with other festivalgoers for what was rumoured to be a “fuck ton” of durian, a large, spiky tropical fruit famous for smelling like dung. Thick bass …

FloatNote - Indie app of the day

What is FloatNote?<p>FloatNote is a note taking application that works specifically during phone calls. When you make a call, a floating note will appear on screen and you can use it to take notes. It’s currently free in the Google Play Store with in app purchases.<p>Here’s how FloatNote works. When you …

Android News

Germany says UK could leave EU if David Cameron insists on migrant quotas

David Cameron's bid to overhaul freedom of movement rules to restrict immigration from within the European Union could take Britain to a "point of no return", German government sources have reportedly warned<p>Germany would be prepared to accept that Britain will have to leave the European Union if …

6 Qualities Smart Businesses Strive to Embody

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Between the day-to-day tasks of running a business, it can be easy to lose sight of the bigger picture. But your business is about so much more than the bottom line. If you want to create a product or service that lasts, you must think …

Richard Branson's 10 rules for being a great leader

And it's translated into an eclectic empire of companies under the Virgin name, including airlines, a bank, and an upcoming hotel chain. He's a self-made billionaire who dropped out of high school and has never stopped doing things differently in his 40-year-plus career.<p>In his new book "The Virgin …

Getting Pregnant When One Partner Has HIV

In "mixed-status" couples, the path to conception is often fraught with medical and legal obstacles.<p>In 1999, when Poppy Hillsborough walked into work in her newly adopted home of San Francisco, she wasn’t expecting to fall in love. But then Ted Morgan, a tall, lanky Californian with sandy-blond …

Architectural Built-Ins for the Bedroom: 15 Favorites from the Archives

We believe the bedroom should be a sanctuary (see 10 Secrets for a Better Night’s Sleep). Thankfully, architects have long known that creating …

Archives

14 Sneaky Mistakes That Can Decrease Your Home's Value

Real estate experts say these missteps could cost you in the long run.<p>Real estate experts say these missteps could cost you in the long run.

The Prime Minister Of Finland Blames Apple For His Country's Economic Problems

In an interview with CNBC, the prime minister of Finland placed the blame for the country's recent economic downgrade on Apple.<p>The ratings agency …

20 Movies To Look Forward To In The Rest Of 2014

2014 has overall been a pretty good year for movies, with some fantastic Oscar contenders (and winners) released back in January and February, not to …

Movies

Nutritionist Shares Top Tips To Make Your Pregnancy Easier

The Duchess of Cambridge was admitted to hospital this week for acute morning sickness - also known as hyperemesis gravidarum.<p>What that means is that …

Calais gets police reinforcement to stop migrants storming ferries

Police reinforcements are being sent to the embattled port of Calais in an attempt to prevent increasingly desperate attempts by migrants to gain access to the UK.<p>An extra 34 officers will be sent to the town, where close to a hundred migrants tried to storm a ferry leaving for Dover on Wednesday, …

11 apps that help you save money

Heading back to school this fall? These apps will help you save money now and throughout the year.<p>Ready to buy new clothes, dorm furnishings, gadgets, or just want to make sure you can afford to eat? The good news is that you won't have to spend all of your time looking through the newspaper or …

Apps

5 Red Picnic Wines to Serve Chilled

The one red wine to bring to a cookout: Beaujolais<p>I like a full-bodied red wine as much as the next red-blooded American—just not in August. In this heat, I’d rather chill a good <b>Beaujolais</b> alongside my beers. And you know what? That “light-weight” red with the flowery label goes with a grilled …

Bistros

44 fabulous things to do this week in London – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 1:15 pm, August 4, 2014 in Arts & Entertainment, Food & Drink, Fun London, Music & Nightlife, Outdoor London, Shopping & Style<p>[Photo © …

Ten Things You Didn't Know Google Now Could Do

Siri's not the only virtual assistant in town.<p>Apple’s Siri is not the only mobile virtual assistant in town. There’s Google Now for Android devices, Cortana for Microsoft’s Windows Phone and plenty of third-party “artificial intelligence” apps that try to make your mobile calendar or contact lists …

9 Easy Tips For Finding Exactly What You Want On Google

Although everyone knows how to search for something, there are a few quick tips that can help you get the exact results you're looking for, faster.<p>Google offers a "Power Searching" class and we took it so you don't have to.<p>In the class, Dr. Dan Russell, a research scientist at Google guides you …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often | Inc.com

Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good news and bad news: Unfortunately, approximately 50 percent of your …

Happiness

19 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

Here's a list of websites that will actually make you smarter:<p><b>Digital Photography School—</b> Read through this goldmine of articles to improve your photography skills; they're helpful even if you're a complete beginner. There's also an active forum where you can find a community of other photographers …

Learning