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How to Improve Your Photography Through Self-Discipline

An idea that we are frequently exposed to in digital photography is that there is no cost penalty for trial and error, meaning we’re free to shoot as …

Obama's Wars

• <b>Author:</b> Bob Woodward<p>In <i>Obama’s Wars</i>, Bob Woodward provides the most intimate and sweeping portrait yet of the young president as commander in chief. Drawing on internal memos, classified documents, meeting notes and hundreds of hours of interviews with most of the key players, including the …

Remember Everything with Evernote: 30+ of the Best Tips and Tricks

You just had a brilliant idea, discovered a great article, or have been put in charge of your team's meeting notes. You need a place to save it all. …

“Bracksies”: how Brexit could wind up not actually happening

Fun fact: Brexit, the United Kingdom’s narrow vote to exit the European Union, is not actually legally binding.<p>The prime minister, be it David Cameron (who has resigned but could remain in office until October) or his successor (almost certainly pro-Brexit former London Mayor Boris Johnson) can …

Great Britain

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The 7 things to delete first when your iPhone storage is full

There are two things your iPhone will run out of quickly: battery life and storage.<p>Getting more power is easy — just get a battery case or a portable …

Can Evernote do all that? Life with my favorite productivity tool

It's often difficult for new users to realize the full potential of this powerful cloud-based productivity tool. David Gewirtz shares his Evernote …

My Writing Set Up

A couple of weeks ago, I asked what writing helps you use. Today, I’ll outline my set-up. Yes, these are the things that excite writers.<p>For …

Online Life

Online Organisation: 6 Tips to Clear Digital Clutter

Image supplied by Pixabay<p>With many of us online more hours than we would like to admit, consuming and creating information can become seriously overwhelming. Not only does it fill our brains with so much more information than ever before, but deciding what information keep becomes harder. Deciding …

Evernote Bootcamp: Tame Your Notebooks With A Table Of Contents

Since my Recipe article last week, I’ve gotten to know a bit more about how you all use Evernote. Not unsurprisingly, I’ve discovered that not everyone clips notes in the same way. Some people toss everything into the same notebook, relying on the Search function to find things. Others are big …

Productivity

Apple's Plan to Catch Up to Google and Facebook

Critics say Apple's closed-off approach to artificial intelligence has slowed its efforts to compete. Now it's opening up.<p>Siri seemed pretty futuristic when Apple first released the voice-activated virtual assistant. But with Google, Facebook, Amazon, and a slew of promising startups pushing the …

Artificial Intelligence

'Nightmare' drug-resistant bacteria CRE found in U.S. woman

<b>(CNN) —</b> A 49-year-old Pennsylvania woman showed the presence of a rare kind of E. coli infection, the first known case of its kind in the United States. It is a superbug that is resistant to many antibiotics, even Colistin, which doctors use as a last resort when other antibiotics fail.<p>The case was …

Microbiology

Getting Organized for Taxes with Evernote

<i>This is part two of a two-post series on managing financial documents in Evernote. You can read part one here. »</i>Taxes come like clockwork. Every …

Managing Personal Financial Documents

Getting your “money docs” in order may not be the most exciting thing on your to-do list, but it can make your life a lot easier. The good news is …

Taking Note: The Finer Points of A Successful Mayoral Campaign

<i>This post is part of our ongoing series, “Taking Note,” outlining the storied history and styles of note-taking. Throughout the coming weeks, we’ll</i> …

12 Ways Evernote Will Help You Be a Better Husband & Father

Shares 0<p><i>Evernote is my go-to tool for managing and organizing just about everything in my life, work, and business.</i><p>—<p>When you consider what it takes …

A New Way to Navigate Notes in Evernote for Mac

Back in January we held our annual Hack Week, where Evernote employees from offices around the world joined forces for five days of fervent, …

How to Use Evernote as a Bullet Journal

Advertisement<p>There is no shortage of calendar and to-do apps out there. All of them are competing for your attention on every platform imaginable. …

31 iPhone Games You Should Be Playing Already

For those ~not gonna leave the house~ days.

Stop the Twitter for Mac Image Cache Folder from Growing Huge

The Twitter for Mac client has a peculiar feature (bug?) which causes the app image cache to grow endlessly and without limitation. That means the …

How to Fix OS X El Capitan's Annoyances

With the release of any new operating system, you’ll always find some quirks. El Capitan is a small enough update that it doesn’t have many …

Apps

Inside EMS Podcast: Why You Can’t Believe The News Edition

In this week’s episode of Inside EMS, co-host Chris Cebollero and I discuss the latest EMS news and events, including the news story of the EMT in …

“It’s like being on ecstasy”: The orgasm no one talks about

<b>(egorr via iStock)</b><p>The cervix rarely comes up in conversations about female orgasm. Here’s why it should<p>Carrie Weisman<p>November 2, 2015 11:59pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>Taoist philosophy holds that women possess three “gates” of orgasm: the clitoris, the G-spot and the …

The Workout That Saves Lives (and Honors Fallen 9/11 Firefighters)

This routine will motivate you to train your hardest<p>When you picture a firefighter, you probably think of a really fit dude. But that stereotype may not apply these days. That’s because somewhere between 75 to 90 percent of veteran firefighters are overweight or obese, and most firehouses don’t …

Retired Oakland Police Officer Recruits Locals To Police Their Own City

Police departments around the county are under more and more pressure to diversify. In Oakland, Calif., officials say police-community relations also might be improved by increasing the number of cops who actually live in the city.<p>Margaret Dixon, a fiery retired Oakland police officer, grew up in a …

Nine Irish Photographers You Need to Follow

Jan. 24, 2014. A protestor holds a handmade shield as protection during rioting, Kiev, Ukraine<br>Ross McDonnell<p>1 of 26<p>It is said, often with tongue …

Ireland

Study: Statehouse Press Corps In Decline

A declining number of reporters are stalking the hallways of the nation's statehouses.<p>That's according to a Pew Research report released Thursday. The study found that the number of full-time statehouse newspaper reporters declined by more than a third between 2003 and 2014. There are now just 164 …

June 2014