Amit Kumar

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10 Controversial Parenting Methods: You Decide

Swaddling<p><b>The controversy:</b> You know the age-old art of wrapping baby in a receiving blanket like a burrito? Well, some think it could be hazardous for …

Android 6.0 Marshmallow set to roll out October 5, according to Telus

According to Canadian mobile service provider Telus, Google is planning to roll out Android 6.0 Marshmallow to both the Nexus 5 and Nexus 6 beginning Monday, October 5th. We already know that Google is holding an event on Tuesday, September 29th, where the company will most likely announce its two …

Flashback: A Hungover Black Sabbath Briefly Reunite at Live Aid

Ozzy Osbourne had been out of Black Sabbath for just five years by the time that Live Aid came around in the summer of 1985, but quite a lot happened …

Wileyfox is Europe’s newest mobile brand — here’s how its first smartphone stacks up

Fledgling European mobile phone brand Wileyfox announced its arrival in the smartphone realm a month ago, and now the London-based company is preparing to launch its first ever product: The Wileyfox Swift.<p>Initially slated for launch this week, Wileyfox revealed that shipping for the $200 Android …

Google's Evernote killer is finally coming to the iPhone

Google just announced that its Google Keep app, which has been on Android since 2013, will be launching for the iPhone on Thursday.<p>Google Keep is kind of like Google's version of Evernote. You can use the app to take notes, jot down to-do lists, set reminders, record audio, and more.<p>You can also …

‘Mindfulness’ Messes With Your Memory

Mindfulness—that buzzword that means, “focusing on emotions in the present moment”—can lead to false memories being implanted in the brain. A new …

Mindfulness

5 signs you're overworked — and what to do about it

The more dedicated you are, the more solid your standing with your boss and employer.<p>Add to the mix never-ending, pervasive technology and a gadget-centric world that cannot disconnect, and you have the makings for a very un-relaxed society.<p>Did you stay home this summer? In a recent Allianz survey, …

This Dell 4K Windows tablet could be an iPad Pro killer

The Surface Pro 3 is getting some stiff competition from the iPad Pro, Microsoft might have even more to worry about with a new Dell XPS 12 …

11 Tools for Productive Individuals

Francesco DAlessio<p>Marketing Read full profile<p>There are hundreds of thousands of productivity tools to choose from. Auditing each of them is the …

The Superresolution Trick – How to Quadruple the Resolution of Your Camera

Have you ever dreamed of shooting with a megapixel monster camera and get images upwards of 50 Megapixel? Of course, these cameras are really …

Here's everything we know about Microsoft's new Surface Pro 4 tablet

The next generation of Surface Pro, most likely called the Surface Pro 4, is set to be released later this year and rumours have been spinning about what it will include, how much it will cost and when it will become available. Here's the roundup.<p>The key rumours<p>It will be unveiled in October, and …

How Many Images Should I Take for HDR?

One of the most common question about HDR photography seems to be how many images should I take? This has an easy answer and the answer is <b>It …

Microsoft's proof-of-concept JavaScript Browser is built using HTML, JavaScript and CSS

Surprise, surprise. Microsoft released a new web browser yesterday that is not Internet Explorer or Microsoft Edge.<p>The Windows Store page of the …

How to quickly shut down Windows 10

It must be a point of pride in Redmond that even after all these years, you still have to click "Start" to shut down your computer.<p>Granted, the Start button is no longer labeled that way, having evolved into a Windows-logo button back in Vista. But that's still what it's <i>called</i>, and still how …

10 Free Online Courses To Make You More Successful

Do you often feel stressed out with too much of workload? As time passes by, do you feel like you have more tasks on hand than you have time to do …

Time Management

Samsung files patent for smartphone that can display holographic images

The USPTO (U.S. Patent & Trademark Office) is full of patents from every manufacturer out there. Some make it to the market, other’s don’t, and a select few of them are simply insane. We are not sure under which category this one fits under, but what we know is many of you will be interested in …

Looking back at the rise of Google’s new CEO, Sundar Pichai

Sundar Pichai, the rising star within Google’s ranks, has finally reached the top.<p>Since October, he had been overseeing the company’s day-to-day operations, and on Aug. 10, he got a title to match his responsibilities. Pichai will be the new CEO of Google when it restructures later this year as a …

Top 100 universities for student satisfaction – the list

The latest National Student Survey has revealed the UK higher education institutions with the highest student satisfaction, check out the top 100 here<p>The satisfaction rate for students studying at UK higher education institutions has remained high this year, with 86 per cent of students saying they …

The 10 most important things in the world right now

<b>1.</b> Hillary Clinton is turning over her server to the Feds amid revelations of "top secret" emails. Clinton's use of a private email server for work drew vast criticism from political opponents.<p><b>2.</b> Islamic State released 22 of the dozens of Assyrian Christians it abducted from villages in …

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7 Airport Tech Hacks Every Traveler Should Know

<i>By: Alex Bracetti</i><p><i>Credit: iStock/scanrail</i><p>Airports are pretty bad in and of themselves, but the hassles and restrictions they place on our gadgets are the worst. No Wi-Fi, weak cellular reception, and three power outlets per terminal? Come on.<p>But not every trip to JFK or LAX has to be a brutal …

Why Do People Do Yoga?

The truth is that the practice of yoga is not about changing the brain, body, headstands, or even about gaining greater happiness and joy. If it were, it'd be just like taking a spinning class or doing a set of lunges at the gym. Yoga aims toward transcendence of all those things.<p>After my last …

Yoga

These are the world's most expensive countries to visit

However, it's even harder if you don't do your due diligence.<p>In the recently published 2015 Travel and Tourism Competitiveness report, the World Economic Forum ranks 141 countries based on how cheap/expensive it is to travel there. This takes into account things like average cost of a flights to …

Lexi on Twitter: "Work Hard 💸💸 http://t.co/0KtSU791he"

New conversation<p>Tweet unavailable<p>Replying to @<b>notmysunshinee</b><p>@smokinginsomnia @<b>LexiTrix</b> well next time keep your ignorance to yourself you won't have …

Is rap the most important music since 1960? Scientists say they have proof

<b>(CNN) —</b> Forget The Beatles and The Rolling Stones, the most important development in pop music in the past half century is hip-hop.<p>That's not an opinion, it's fact -- backed up by hard data, says a team of researchers from two London universities.<p>In a study published Wednesday in the journal Royal …

What it feels like when the company you started in your garage and IPO'd goes private: Sad

How does it feel? Sad.<p>But at the same time, it can be exhilarating — especially if you founded a startup that competes with your old company.<p>Welcome to the life of Gaurav Dhillon, cofounder of two enterprise software companies in the same space: Informatica and SnapLogic.<p>Earlier this week, …

10 Must-Have Mobile Apps for Productivity

Working from home, we used to see smartphone as a distraction. However, mobile technology can be more of a help these days. Because we are always on …

Make Meditation a Habit to Improve your Life

<b>Make Meditation a Habit to Improve your Life</b><p>I wasn’t really into it at first. Meditation was hard. It required sitting and quieting my mind, neither …

Meditation

Time Management Secrets Anyone Can Use

If you’re reading this article instead of doing your work, chances are good that you have trouble managing your time efficiently. You’re not alone. According to a survey by Salary.com, 90% of workers waste at least a half hour each workday, not including lunch or scheduled breaks. While computers …

Samsung Galaxy S6 Launch Day: 8 Things To Know

As eager buyers who pre-ordered their Galaxy S6 prepare to spend the first rays of spring-sunshine disabling bloatware, others will be queuing up to buy a SAMSUNG smartphone. Not Apple. Samsung. What a time to be a alive.<p>That can only mean one thing, it’s the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge launch …