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9 of the toughest job interview questions you'll hear at companies like Disney, Twitter, and Facebook

Top companies seem to love tough interview questions.<p>Flub one tricky query, and you could end up derailing your whole job interview.<p>That's why it's important to be prepared.<p>Fortunately, there's Glassdoor. The job site hosts reviews and ratings for 640,000 companies in 190 countries.<p>Glassdoor …

Employment

Could you get a job at Apple? It depends on your answers to these 25 questions

Many people would love to work at Apple, considered to be one of the most forward-thinking and innovative tech companies in the world today.<p>However, would you be able to get through an Apple job interview?<p>People who've applied for jobs with the firm - successfully and unsuccessfully - have been …

William Faulkner's Hot Toddy Recipe Is the Secret to Surviving Winter

A cocktail lesson from the boozy Southern writer.<p>William Faulkner's affinity for alcohol was no closely guarded family secret. Should you find yourself at Faulkner's grave in Oxford, Mississippi, the only appropriate way to pay homage to the great Southern wordsmith is to take a swig of bourbon, …

Bourbon Whiskey

10 hidden MacOS Sierra features you need to know

We reveal MacOS Sierra's hidden gems.<p>If you upgraded to MacOS Sierra, then you are likely familiar with its headlining features, whether you are using Siri to speak to your Mac, unlocking it with an Apple Watch or cutting and pasting from your Mac to your iPhone or vice versa with the universal …

Operating Systems

Top 10 Secret Features in iOS 10

iOS 10 is packed full of new features, but the best ones are often hidden under the hood. Here are some of our favorite lesser-known new features, …

11 interview questions that trip everyone up

According to a small business report, 50% of companies in 2016 say that hiring is the toughest challenge they face. With 50% of business hiring, this means your dream job awaits. Now, it's time to prepare for the interview questions that trip up even the best of interviewees.<p>Despite all of your …

7 Smart Questions You Should Ask at the End of Every Job Interview

A candidate who asks me questions during her job interview is a candidate who gets my attention.<p>It shows me she’s doing her part to ensure we’re the …

Employment

19 Incredibly Useful Websites You Wish You Knew Earlier

We tend to think of learning a new skill or “going back to school” as something you’d do when looking to change careers, or to upgrade within your …

Inside watchOS 3: Apple Watch gets new apps for Reminders, Home, Find My Friends & heart rate

Feature<p>The number of default Apple Watch apps will grow with the upcoming release of watchOS 3, gaining Reminders, Home, Find My Friends, as well as …

Spinn’s unique coffee brewer brings ‘third wave’ roasters to your countertop

There’s no shortage of ways to get a satisfactory caffeine fix these days, and some of them are mighty high-tech. Spinn Coffee’s new machine, demonstrated onstage at Disrupt NY today, claims one of the most high-tech of all — but this elaborate centrifugal brewing method may be the most versatile, …

The 19 toughest interview questions you may have to answer if you want to work at Google, the best company in America

In fact, people who have interviewed with the No. 1 employer in America rate the process as one of the most difficult out there, scoring it's level of difficulty a 3.4 out of 5 on Glassdoor. This is more difficult than other best companies to work for like Facebook, Microsoft, and Salesforce.<p>Once …

This Website Can Teach You to Count Cards Like an MIT Math Genius

It turns out you don’t need to be an idiot savant like Dustin Hoffman’s character in <i>Rain Man</i>, or an MIT mathematics prodigy in order to count cards. …

Masters 2016: Updated Odds, Betting Tips for Golf's 1st Major of the Year

The golfers aren't the only ones who are bound to cash in following the 2016 Masters.<p>With the Shell Houston Open completed, the best players on the PGA Tour are beginning the journey to the Augusta National Golf Club. Jordan Spieth enters as the defending champion, his 2015 win making him the …

Golf

The Property Brothers' Design Cheat Sheet That You Need

In their new book Dream Home, the HGTV hosts reveal a few essential measurements—from area rug size to chandelier height—that'll help you decorate …

Drew Scott

Our favorite prop bets, wagers and odds for the 2016 Masters

If "Gambling is a disease of barbarians superficially civilized," well, call me a savage. Though I don't play poker or roulette or the slots, I've been guilty of laying down a buck or two on sports. (Um, legally, of course.) Athletics are engaging as is, but a little side action can take the …

Golf

Apple releases iOS 9.3 for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch featuring Night Shift, Touch ID Notes and more — here are all the new features

Following a lengthy beta period, Apple has now released iOS 9.3 for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. iOS 9.3 is a significant feature update for Apple’s mobile operating system, with brand new additions like Night Shift, Touch ID Notes and more. iOS 9.3 runs on every iOS 9-capable device, including the …

App Store

Google used to ask these interview questions, but they're so hard they were banned (GOOG)

REUTERS/Peter Power<p>Sometimes the hiring practices of even the most successful companies can feel outright wonky.<p>There can be strange interview questions that seemingly have no answers, and standards that will knock candidates out of the race before they even approach the starting line.<p>Google used …

Top 7 Tips for Hardgainers to Finally Gain Muscle

Gaining muscle is hard as it is, but some guys are naturally skinny and can’t seem to gain any weight at all, no matter what they eat or how much …

Exercise

16 Tips For Aspiring Chefs

Most of us learned our skills in the kitchen from watching other people. This means that every bad habit, every incorrect assumption, and every …

7 Motivational TED Talks That Will Change Your Life

To lead a life that we dream of, we need to learn, explore and then bring certain changes to our lives. TED is an incredible source of learning to …

Google Drive Tips You Can't Afford to Miss

Google's online office suite and storage service is now the tool of choice for many. Find out why.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may …

Food Tips For Your Freezer Can Save You Both Time And Money

Whether you have a huge family or you're just a single person living in a bachelor apartment, we could all stand to save a little bit of money on …

Food

Here Are 41 Reviews of Kanye West's 'The Life of Pablo' So You Don't Have to Read Any Others

We rounded up 41 of our favorite people to write reviews of Kanye's new album and put them all in one spot so you never have to click on another 'TLOP' link again.<p><i>Artwork via thelifeofpablol.com</i><p>As they say, opinions are like assholes: Everyone's got one, some people bleach theirs, and you can't …

20 secret OS X keyboard shortcuts to turn you into a power user

While there are plenty of great tips out there detailing how to get the most out of your iPhone, there aren’t many primers on how to make the OS X …

Here are 36 unique interview questions companies are asking that are fun to answer

But what if, halfway through your interview, the hiring manager surprised you with an unexpectedly interesting question — a fun interview question that energized you and got your creative juices flowing? The good news is that hiring managers really are asking questions like this in interviews …

Employment

Here's how to respond to weird interview questions you may hear from major companies like Google and Apple

But they're also notorious for asking bizarre interview questions.<p>Tomas Ondrejka explains in a recent blog post on Kickresume.com that employers tend to throw curveballs like "One a scale of one to 10, how weird are you?" to determine the job seeker's analytical thinking skills; to see how the …