Brett Reimers

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10 overrated beliefs about life that might be hurting your success

Here's my take on a few common beliefs that I think we often get wrong.<p>Being in motion is not the same thing as taking action. As a society, we've fallen into a trap of busyness and overwork.<p>More critically, we have mistaken all this activity as an indicator of living an important life. The …

8 Changes To Make If You Want To Be A Truly Happy Person

The pursuit of happiness is believed to be one of the basic human rights, but even with all the freedom in the world to pursuit it, a lot of people …

The Second Age of Sail?

Photo Cred: Fair Transport Shipping<p>By now, many of you have probably heard about modern forays into sail transport. There are small-scale operations …

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Sunset #photooftheday

A shot from the #wedge taken a while back. My favorite spot to shoot when in #california #newportbeach. #sunset #clarklittle🆑 Nikon d300/sb800⚡

Bill Gates and Queen Maxima talk digital finance for developing markets

The ability to cash checks, save money and control one's financial accounts is critical for workers hoping to establish consistent and vital economic activity. However, for half the world's adults and 77% of poor people in the developing world, this kind of financial inclusion is little more than a …

Bill Gates

July 2013

The After Math: Samsung's big Premiere and Instagram's video debut

<i>Welcome to The After Math, where we attempt to summarize this week's tech news through numbers, decimal places and percentages.</i><p>This week's been arguably less hectic than the last, but both Samsung and Facebook decided to up the tempo on Thursday. The Korean hardware maker announced a stack of new …

Abu Dhabi: Biggest Polluter Turned Green Police

In October 2010, the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) called out oil-producing Abu Dhabi for being one of the world’s highest emitters of carbon dioxide per …

VIDEO HOW TO: Get Started With Cloth Diapers

Are you still using disposable diapers? Lots of American parents are — an estimated 27.4 billion disposable diapers are used and thrown out in the US …

HTC can’t stanch the flow of departing senior talent as internal turmoil prevails - http://tcrn.ch/ZdZp0u

Amazon wants to build a bio-dome three blocks from an actual, normal park - http://tcrn.ch/11cmmB6

The Mucus-Lover that Stops Mice from Getting Fat

When Bob Paine chucked starfish into the Pacific Ocean in 1963, he was also throwing bombs into the heart of ecology. Back then, the prevailing view was that communities of animals and plants were fairly stable, provided that they contained a diverse set of members. But Paine showed that some …

Sustainability case studies

Sustainability case studies<p>Introducing this year’s winners, an inspiring group of people working hard to drive sustainability through their …

Yahoo Will Not Restrict Tumblr’s NSFW Content

It’s no secret that Tumblr contains some NSFW material. Anyone who has spent some time on Tumblr has no doubt tumbld onto it. And with Yahoo …

Samsung Galaxy Mega to hit shelves this July for £459.99

Samsung's upcoming 80s inspired slab-phone, the Galaxy Mega, will hit UK shelves this July with a £459.99 price tag according to Clove. But, you …

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Leaked benchmarks suggest Intel could power Samsung’s Galaxy Tab 3 10.1

Intel(s intc) may be poised to get its silicon inside Samsung’s popular brand of Galaxy tablets based on online benchmark test results. The GFXBench …