Amy Beth

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The world's first glasses-free holographic phone is coming, and it's not from Apple

Forget the iPhone 8 and Galaxy Note 8.<p>RED, the company that makes professional digital cameras for shooting Hollywood movies, is making a …

Learn any of these 16 programming languages and you'll always have a job

Someone has to write that software. Why not you?<p>There are thousands of programming languages, but some are far more popular than others.<p>When a company goes out to find new programming talent, they're looking for people familiar with the languages and systems they already use — even as relatively …

Programming Languages

Science says the happiest couples have 13 characteristics

Romantic relationships are challenging, rewarding, confusing, and exhilarating—sometimes all at the same time.<p>Should you take things slowly at the beginning or dive right in? Can things stay hot in the bedroom even after years of being together? What happens when one of you wants to use a holiday …

Relationships

11 Genius Productivity Tips You Haven't Tried

There are 24 hours in a day and you want to make the most of them. If you've fallen into a productivity rut, don't be afraid to try something new. …

Productivity

Physicists Have Created a Set of Conditions in Which Time Seems to Run in Reverse

Nobody panic.<p>While we all take for granted the fact that time's arrow forever points towards the future, physicists have always had trouble showing …

Google's Latest Self-Learning AI Is Like an "Alien Civilisation Inventing Its Own Mathematics"

Okay, that's pretty awesome.<p>An AI that vanquished humanity at perhaps the most complex traditional game on Earth was inconceivably smart. But not …

Philosophy Behind Coding — You can learn programming or analyze complex...

Samsung's new Odyssey VR headset might be better than the Oculus Rift

Microsoft’s mixed reality headsets have the unique trick of being able to track your position in space without external cameras, but the actual specs have lagged a little behind premium competitors like the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive in order to reach a low price point.<p>Samsung’s new Odyssey headset …

Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL: everything we think we know

Google is taking on Apple with launch of new smartphones, right down to the rumoured lack of headphone socket – here’s what we expect to be unveiled<p>Two new Pixel phones and a competitor to Amazon’s Echo Dot are among the products expected to be unveiled today at an event held by Google.<p>The Pixel 2 …

A woman interviewed 100 convicted rapists in India. This is what she learned.

By Vidhi Doshi<p>, Reporter<p>NEW DELHI — In India, many consider them “monsters.”<p>Madhumita Pandey was only 22 when she first went to Tihar Jail in New Delhi to meet and interview convicted rapists in India. Over the past three years, she has interviewed 100 of them for her doctoral thesis at the …

India

How To Launch Your Freelance Writing Career

There is lots of content out there about what a great career freelance writing is. And they make it look so easy. You just hook up with an agency, take gigs from job boards, sign up on “bid to write” sites, and life becomes wonderful – you can sit on the beach, just write, and make boatloads of …

Employment

Now Artificial Intelligence Is Inventing Sounds That Have Never Been Heard Before

AI's greatest hits.<p>As well as beating us at board games, driving cars, and spotting cancer, artificial intelligence is now generating brand new …

Artificial Intelligence

James Damore has sued Google. His infamous memo on women in tech is still nonsense.

Don’t be taken in by the document’s faux-reasonable tone.<p><i>James Damore, the man fired by Google last year after he wrote a memo arguing that there may be biological reasons why women are underrepresented at Google and other tech companies,</i> <i>has sued</i> <i>his former employer. The suit alleges that Google</i> …

Quantum Physics Overview

How Quantum Mechanics Explains the Invisible Universe<p>Quantum physics is the study of the behavior of matter and energy at the molecular, atomic, …

Microsoft reveals new Windows 10 Workstations edition for power users

Microsoft is officially unveiling Windows 10 Pro for Workstations today. While the operating system was originally rumored back in June, Microsoft is providing the full details on the special edition today. As expected, Windows 10 Pro for Workstations is primarily designed for server grade PC …

Windows 10

Google’s brave new friendless feed

It’s like Facebook without all those annoying “friends.” Instead of having to look at what weird things other people are interested in, like their babies, Google shows me the weird things I’m interested in, like Legend of Zelda and Elon Musk.<p>This is a fundamental shift in content consumption from …

Weird

43 Embarrassing Grammar Mistakes Even Smart People Make

Like it or not, words, spelling, and punctuation can leave a lasting impression on others. But even the most educated people often unknowingly make these common flubs.<p>When someone uses grammar incorrectly do you make an assumption about his or her intelligence or education? Like it or not, words, …

13 Questions That Will Change Your Life

A great life runs on questions, not answers.<p>When things aren’t going quite the way you’d like them to, it’s often the result of not asking yourself …

Beginner Writing 101: Types, How-To & Expert Tips

Reading Time: 21 minutes<p>Communication has been evolved out into many forms since the inception of our species and over these billion years the form …

What’s Really Keeping You from Writing?

Anita Evensen is a mother, writer, and entrepreneur. She’s the author of <i>The Unassisted Baby</i> and the co-founder of Novelize. Novelize is an online …

4 steps to deal with anxiety, tragedy, or heartache

“You don’t remember me, but I was in your experiment a year ago. I just wanted to thank you. It changed my life.”<p>James Pennebaker has had a number of …

Thinking About Writing a Book? Here Are 4 Tips.

Almost every executive has a book in them, they just need to learn how to get the words down on paper.<p><i>By Tiana Laurence, co-founder and CMO of Factom.</i><p>I wrote a book. That might be hard for some to believe given that I'm a technology executive. In many ways, it's even harder for me to believe. …

3 Ways Practicing Detachment Can Promote Writing Productivity

Attachment is a common plight of many writers. We insert pieces of ourselves into our writing, drawing us closer to our work than with many other …

Creative Writing

5 Apps That Will Help You Finish Writing Your Book

Don't let procrastination win. Use these tools to get organized, stay focused, and finish strong.<p>Authors are not immune to procrastination, nor to distraction. To write a book requires dedication and a consistent writing schedule, but any author will tell you that the kind of focus needed to finish …

There Are Two Types of Writers. Which One Are You?

Jack Kerouac wrote <i>On the Road</i> in less than a month. Ian Fleming’s first James Bond novel took only two months to write, and William Faulkner’s <i>As I</i> …

How Boomers Can Start A Business Selling Decades Of Knowledge

Many prospective boomer entrepreneurs struggle to find a business idea that fits them without realizing that they already possess a valuable asset they can sell profitably: their knowledge.<p>After a career spanning 30 years or longer, one thing most boomers can offer is inside knowledge and …

Entrepreneurship

The 5-Draft Method To Writing A Best-Selling Book

Not long ago, a friend asked me to read his book. He’d written a rough draft and wasn’t sure what to do after that. After reading it, I explained how …

5 Books to Keep Close to Improve Your Writing

“<b>I want to write a book</b>” is one of the most common statements made today. Everyone potentially has a book inside of them, of course. Our lives are a …

Tips to undoing “writers block”

Run a small business? Heard about the importance of doing regular content marketing? Of adding value? Of course, you have. The problem is, if you are …