Ashley Lamanna

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3 Ways to Become a Better Runner

<i>What is the best way to improve your running time? What is a recommended mileage for an amateur? How long would it take?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on</i> …

This startup has an algorithm that finds discount flight tickets 'hidden' on airline websites

Some of these flights can be priced 50% to 90% lower than those booked via a regular flight ticket, according to Lucie Bresova, the CFO of the Czech Republic-based Skypicker. Skypicker is a flight-booking app that blew our minds when Business Insider discovered it on a visit to Prague last …

Flying

How to keep super-intelligent robots like Ultron from killing us all

In the most recent installment of Marvel's Avengers franchise, the artificial intelligence Ultron is hell-bent on exterminating humanity. In Ultron's own words, "I was designed to save the world," but the robot ultimately concludes that when it comes to humans, "there's only one path to peace: your …

The Best Big Data And Business Analytics Companies To Work For In 2015

InsightSquared, Paxata, Trifacta, Cloudera, Birst, Sumo Logic, Gainsight, Google, Ayasdi and Visier are the most recommended big data and business analytics companies by employees to friends.<p>These and other insights are from an analysis completed today comparing Glassdoor ratings by the companies …

Big Data

How do I invest my first $1,000?

So, you want to invest. Fantastic! Ideally, you are young and ready to reap the returns (you know, 45 years from now), but it’s never too late to …

Here Is the Most Popular Programming Language in Each State

Fun fact: There is only one state in the US where Python is the most popular programming language, and that’s Wyoming.<p>Experts Exchange recently …

The Science Behind Finding Your Best Profile Picture

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>One of the first things I do when I join a new social network is to upload a profile picture.<p>“Europe's leading digital technology conference”It's happening, Join 15k digital minds to shape what's next for your businessI'm interested<p>But which profile …

Psychology

SkyGreens Vertical Farm - A compact solution to low-impact food production.

World’s first low carbon hydraulic water-driven, tropical vegetable urban vertical farm, using green urban solutions to achieve enhanced green …

How To Make A Secret Phone Call

To show how hard phone privacy can be, one artist examined the CIA, consulted hackers, and went far off the map (with a stop at Rite Aid).<p>There’s a lot you can find in the depths of the dark web, but in 2013, photographer and artist Curtis Wallen managed to buy the ingredients of a new identity. …

Eating spinach every day could make your brain 11 years younger

Your mother was right to tell you to eat your greens: just one portion a day could help stave off dementia<p>We all know that vegetables are good for us - but did you know that eating just one portion of leafy greens a day could stave off dementia?<p>Researchers at Rush University in Chicago evaluated …

Alzheimer's Disease

Bryce, Zion & Grand Canyon Family Multi-Adventure Tour – Teens & Kids

Utah<p>Reviews by Power Reviews ®<p>Casual Hotels<p>Accommodations may vary based on departure date. Any difference from what is listed below can be found by …

What “Being Healthy” Really Means and the Myths of Genetics and Exercise

The last three essays in this series were written in order to expose truths about health that have been ignored or forgotten. We talked about the …

Chronic Disease

This Genius Tinder Hack Caused Straight Guys To Hit On Each Other

This hacker decided to give the men of Tinder a taste of their own medicine.<p>"The original idea was to throw that back into the face of the people doing it to see how they would react," he told <i>The Verge</i>, to whom he gave an exclusive interview.<p>(H/T <i>The Verge</i>)

Relationships

Virtual reality, explained with some trippy optical illusions

Virtual reality is the new reality. Woah.<p>Michael Abrash, the chief scientist for Facebook's Oculus, took the stage during day two of the F8 Developer …

Worrying About “Settling” Will Destroy Your Love Life

There’s a common trope in romantic advice that you shouldn’t make someone a priority if they only make you an option. Put another way, don’t give …

Hearst Magazines

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Scientists accidentally stop skin aging in mice

Sometimes really cool science can happen quite by accident, as was the case at the University of British Columbia recently when researchers were …

Does High IQ Increase the Risk of Depression and Mental Disorders?

Blame it on movies or books, but we have fallen into the habit of stereotyping. Popular culture portrays highly intelligent men and women as moody, …

Mediterranean diet linked to slower aging

Women who eat a Mediterranean-style diet may live longer than those who don't, according to new study that looked at one marker of aging.<p>Women in the study who ate more Mediterranean foods— such as vegetables, fruits, nuts, legumes, unrefined grains, fish and olive oil— and drank moderate amounts …

​TZOA is a wearable that tells you where to find clean air

Some mornings, you wake up, walk outside and breathe in a hearty lungful of dirty, smog-heavy air. It's almost tasteless, but it can still wreak havoc on your respiratory conditions. What if you could avoid those nasty, unseen pockets of nasty air? That's sort of the idea behind the TZOA, a …

AirDroid 3 Beta Now Available With Desktop Companion Apps For Windows And OS X

AirDroid is one of those indispensible tools that goes on a new phone or tablet the minute I set it up. And it's only gotten better in the years …