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Instagram Shuts Down Access From Other Apps

Facebook’s ongoing efforts to keep users within their own walled garden will soon result in the elimination of Instagram from third party apps, including Flipboard. On June 1, Instagram, which is owned by Facebook, will stop allowing many third parties to access the images in its feeds. If you have …

Apps

iTunes v12.7.0.166 No Longer Supports iBooks

Apple rolled out a new version of i Tunes today, and something is missing. Early downloaders reported on MobileRead, and I can confirm, that Apple …

iTunes

6 ways to speed up slow Wi-Fi

We’ve all been there: Every gadget at home is running smoothly and we’re streaming without a hitch. Suddenly, the dreaded digital slowdown and then, the mental meltdown occurs.<p>There are plenty of reasons your Wi-Fi acts up including signal congestion, bandwidth issues, and hardware limitations. The …

Inside India’s race to cool 1.3 billion people in a warming world

How do you cool 7.5 billion people on a warming planet?<p>When Rutam Vora was growing up in Vadodara, a city of about 2 million people near the western coast of India, his parents kept cool each summer by drenching bedsheets in water and hanging them in the windows of their house. When the scorching …

Climate Change

Ten books every teacher should read

In the last decade, a wealth of books has brought together ideas to help teachers have the greatest impact on student learning. Here are just a few<p>Plato’s Republic, Rousseau’s Émile and Dewey’s Democracy and Education – there’s a strong case to be made, as Dennis Hayes has, that these are the only …

How to delete iOS apps in iTunes for Mac to free up storage

Syncing your iPhone and iPad to your Mac is a good way to keep your devices organized. But if you like to download iOS apps, those apps take up a lot …

iOS

Our Journey to 150 | Narrated by Mike Myers

10 Motivational Habits That Drive Millionaires

Habits seem to rule us but adopt these and prosper.<p>Have you ever been awed by the motivation of a successful entrepreneur, leader or athlete? I have. It’s not jealousy, either. Far from it. It’s respect for how motivated they are. Even though I consider myself fairly motivated, their examples …

How I’ve Made a New Habit Stick for 34 Straight Days

What Do You Need to Form Healthy Habits That STICK?<p>What habits are you looking to form? What other habits will need to be broken to make this one …

Learning from the Dutch ‘neighbourhood care’ model

Buurtzorg is the hottest trend in health care today.<p>The Dutch word, meaning "neighbourhood care," is both the name of an organization and a philosophy that is spreading rapidly worldwide as countries struggle to provide care to aging populations.<p>Buurtzorg, the non-profit organization, was founded …

5 High-Protein Meals From Pinterest That Can Help You Lose Weight

These have you covered morning, noon, and night.<p>You've probably heard by now that a high-protein diet can be beneficial for weight loss. Along with fiber, protein is incredibly filling and staying fuller, longer is a big part of losing weight. Luckily, this in no way means you need to start …

15 Questions to Replace ‘How Was School Today?’

Now that my son is in middle school—where communication from teachers is less than it was when he was in elementary school and more stuff is …

Teaching

Trump considers major changes amid escalating Russia crisis

President Trump and his advisers, seeking to contain the escalating Russia crisis that threatens to consume his presidency, are considering a retooling of his senior staff and the creation of a “war room” within the White House, according to several aides and outside Trump allies.<p>Following Trump’s …

Donald Trump

The Japanese skill copied by the world

Mindfulness has become trendy around the world in recent years – but in Japan, it’s been ingrained into the culture for centuries.<p>As the sleek shinkansen bullet train glided noiselessly into the station, I watched a strange ritual begin. During the brief stop, the conductor in the last carriage …

Japan

3 Students, 3 Ways to Use Flipboard

<i>The Academy of Art University‘s Social Media Center in San Francisco, CA, is all about teaching students how to best use social media, blogs, and other tools to further their professional goals. (Don’t miss our interview from last year with Program Director Stephan Rabimov.) Here, Jenny Truong, a</i> …

Charles Darwin and Charles Dickens only worked four hours a day—and you should too

An underlying assumption driving today’s pervasive cult of productivity is that the more hours you work, the more you get done. This seems like a logical enough formula, but it is also leading to an epidemic of job-induced stress and burnout. Regardless, being perpetually “busy” has become a …

Charles Darwin
Neil Gorsuch

Trump to GOP critics of health care bill: ‘I’m gonna come after you’

Paul Ryan

Announcing the All-New Flipboard, the Place for All Your Passions

Most people are interested in lots of things, but true passions run deep. The all-new Flipboard is built around those obsessions that define your work, life and play.Flipboard 4.0 is a response to our ever-growing ecosystem of publishers, Flipboard Magazines, topics and more. With over 30 million …

InterAct

Robert Harward turns down Trump's offer to be national security adviser – sources

Former navy Seal was eyed to replace Michael Flynn, who was asked to resign over contacts with Russia and his attempts to cover up nature of those contacts<p>Robert Harward, a respected former navy Seal who earned high marks for his management skills, has turned down Donald Trump’s offer to replace …

Your Life Begins Again Only When You Learn To Truly Let Go

Every single one of us has been through that one moment in our life. That defining moment that changes who we are, when you think life couldn’t …

7 Strategies That Will Help You Eliminate Procrastination

This column is by Zdravko Cvijetic, Founder of Zero toThe post 7 Strategies That Will Help You Eliminate Procrastination appeared first on iamwire.

Procrastination

Concept brings rumored MacBook OLED fn key row to Apple’s wireless keyboard for all Macs

What if Apple brought the OLED display function key row that is rumored for upcoming MacBooks to its Apple keyboard too? Completely disregarding what it might require technically to integrate and drive such a display in the keyboard, this concept from Curved imagines bringing that feature to iMac, …

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