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Apple Patents A 3D Hologram Display System With Gesture Input

Apple has patented a 3D display system (via AppleInsider) that uses a familiar mirror box-type design, but that works with digital images instead of physical objects like those you might find in novelty stores, and that also incorporates 3D gesture-based input from a user for control.<p>The 3D display …

8 Ways to Energize Each Morning | Inc.com

Workdays are more productive when you hit the ground running. Here's how to make certain you've got the energy to start your day right, and keep it moving forward.<p><b>1. Inspire your body.</b><p>When you're sleeping, your muscles become sore so that waking leaves you groggy. Rather than shuffle through your …

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Barack Obama’s Paragraph

Ten leading historians assess Obama’s rank in the pantheon of American presidents.<p><i>Barack Obama knows he’s a man running out of time. Reflecting on his presidential legacy in a long interview with the</i> New Yorker <i>’s David Remnick, Obama said, “at the end of the day we’re part of a long-running story.</i> …

The 8 Ways To Start Every Day Like A Winner

GET THE BOOK BY<br>ERIN FALCONER!<p>Erin shows overscheduled, overwhelmed women how to do less so that they can achieve more. Traditional productivity …

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America's Shopping Malls Are Dying A Slow, Ugly Death

All across America, once-vibrant shopping malls are boarded up and decaying.<p>Traffic-driving anchors like Sears and JCPenney are shutting down stores, and mall owners are having a hard time finding retailers large enough to replace them. With a fresh wave of closures on the horizon, the problem is …

Six Tactics For Befriending People Who Can Transform Your Career In 2014

Entrepreneurs are a resilient bunch. We’re used to getting a spark of an idea, researching like a fiend, then bouncing our crazy ideas off of anyone who will listen. And we’ll do this with every new project that sets our imagination on fire.<p>It’s exhilarating. It’s anything but typical. …

The 25 Best Companies To Work For In 2014

Job community site Glassdoor released its annual Employees' Choice Award, which measures employee satisfaction on a scale of one to five, as well as their overall experience at the companies.<p>Employees were asked to rate how satisfied they were with their company, CEO, career opportunities, …

12 Yoga Poses To Undo The Damage Of Your Desk Job

You may <i>joke</i> that your job is slowly killing you, but it might actually be true.<p>And while job-related stress seems like the main culprit when it comes to health and your career ( it can have negative health effects as far ranging as increased heart attack risk, depression or premature aging), …

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Yoga Poses You Can Do Without Leaving Your Bed

Good news for yogis and sleep enthusiasts alike: You can take your practice to bed.<p>And there is good reason to do so. The ancient practice of yoga promotes a bounty of mind and body benefits, including things like strength and flexibility, stress relief and even a sunnier disposition -- benefits …

5 Eminem Tracks Only Hardcore Fans Know

So, you think you're an Eminem fan just because you memorized the first verse of "Lose Yourself"? Prepare to have your mind blown by these …

Rap & Hip-Hop

How to Explore Multiple Passions in One Job

You like to paint and do public relations and plan awesome parties, too. But if you think it’s impossible to combine all your passions into one …

Google Employees Confess The Worst Things About Working At Google

Well, take a look at this Quora thread, which is being used by current and former Google employees to dish the dirt on working for Big G.<p>We've edited some of the standout comments into this excerpt.<p><b>Everyone is awesome, so they can hire the very best people to do even the most mundane jobs.</b><p>"The …

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The Other Wes Moore

• <b>Author:</b> Wes Moore<p>BONUS: This edition contains a new afterword and a <i>The Other Wes Moore</i> discussion guide.<p><b>The chilling truth is that his story could have been mine. The tragedy is that my story could have been his.</b><p>Two kids named Wes Moore were born blocks apart within a year of each other. Both grew …

The 5 Stages of Writing Irresistible Landing Page Copy - Copyblogger

Landing pages are remarkably powerful conversion and SEO tools that turn traffic into money.<p>They force readers to focus on one thing — and one thing …

Content Marketing

What Every U.S. Family Really Needs for a Minimum Living Standard

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Happiness Tips: 9 Simple Steps To Joy (PHOTOS)

<i>By Kate Lowenstein</i><p>A few years ago, Debbie Jankowski went hunting for a way to bring her life new joy. She found the solution in her bank account. "I had always been thrifty, but I decided it was time to spend money on things that would broaden my world," says Jankowski, who's based in …

Eight apps to boost your sex life

If you're looking to self-quantify your sex life, learn more about your partner's sexual fantasies, or even find a condom anywhere, anytime, here are …

4 Tips to Drink More Water

We've all heard that you're supposed to drink 8 glasses of water each day to keep your body happy, healthy, and slim. That specific amount is hotly …

George Zimmerman Found Not Guilty and Goes Free

The jury in the George Zimmerman murder trial has found Zimmerman not guilty in the death of Trayvon Martin.<p>Zimmerman, who faced the possibility of …

Spend On The Things You Do Every Day

I used to be guilty of spending money on the life I thought I lived, rather than the life I was actually living. To illustrate what I mean, consider the following past expenditures:<p>Snowboarding apparel, for my first and only snowboarding trip to date.<br>• Evening dresses from Bluefly.com. Yes, they were …

Sunken beds –a more unusual and modern alternative for the bedroom

A while ago we talked about sunken living room and sitting areas and we mentioned a series of advantages that included the feeling of openness you …

Aspirin May Reduce Colon Cancer Risk, But At What Cost?

<i>By Amir Khan</i><p>Starting an aspirin regimen may to do more than just help your heart - it can also help reduce your risk of colon cancer, according to a study published today in the Annals of Internal Medicine. Researchers from Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston found that women who took an aspirin …

13 Refreshing and Fruity Sangria Recipes

What’s one of the best ways to celebrate summer? If you ask us, it’s with a glass of sangria in hand. First introduced to the United States at the 1964 World’s Fair in New York, the punch has been around for centuries. And with all that history (you can read more about it here), come hundreds of …

Patriots Release Aaron Hernandez: New England Announces Move Shortly After Arrest Of Tight End

The New England Patriots have released Aaron Hernandez. The move comes shortly after the 23-year-old tight end was taken into police custody at his home in North Attleborough, Mass.<p>The Patriots announced the decision to cut ties with Hernandez "following his arrest in the investigation of a …

NFL Star Aaron Hernandez Charged With Murder

Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez was charged with murder today for allegedly shooting and killing his friend, Odin Lloyd, 11 days ago.<p>…

Contract holds up Doc Rivers deal

<i>This story has been corrected. Read below.</i><p>The official completion of the deal that will send Doc Rivers to the Los Angeles Clippers is being delayed …

The Spy Who Loved

• <b>Author:</b> Clare Mulley<p><i>The Untold Story of Britain's First Female Special Agent of World War II</i><p>In June 1952, a woman was murdered by an obsessed colleague in a hotel in the South Kensington district of London. Her name was Christine Granville. That she died young was perhaps unsurprising; that she had …