Matthew Scarlett

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Keep your iPhone in your pocket and shoot with this little guy instead

So, here’s a conundrum: You love your iPhone camera, but sometimes, you want to shoot a little more adventurously, say, as you bike down a mountain. …

How to Use Dividends for Retirement Income

Dividend income can provide an increasing stream of income in retirement.<p>Updated September 13, 2016<p>Dividends can be a solid source of income in …

5 books that will make you more well-rounded

Want to know one of the "secrets" to becoming a better leader? Become a more voracious reader.<p>One of the best ways to "stand on the shoulders of giants" is to read. We hear it all the time--that the most successful people, our greatest leaders, are people who read constantly (including Bill Gates, …

Bill Gates

Charisma is a skill, not a gift — a Stanford psychologist shares 6 ways to build it

In researching my book "The Happiness Track," however, I found that charisma is not so much a gift as a learnable skill you can master.<p>What presence has to do with it<p>If you meet someone at a cocktail party whose eyes are constantly flitting around the room, do they make a good impression? Do they …

Emotional Intelligence

The Best Ways to Learn to Code for Free

New skills at no cost.<p>The web and our phones are playing an increasingly vital part in our lives, and that isn't going to stop any time soon. That means we're more and more at the mercy of the people who design and code on these platforms.<p>If you want to be a creator rather than a consumer of apps …

11 things to give up if you want to be a millionaire

According to self-made millionaire Steve Siebold, almost anyone has what it takes to become a millionaire.<p>"Like most things in life, becoming good at …

A side effect of peace in Colombia? A cocaine boom in the U.S.

TUMACO, Colombia — From a military helicopter high above the rolling hills of southern Colombia, the green rows of hearty plants look a bit like the vineyards of Napa.<p>But that’s not zinfandel down there.<p>Bushy fields of illegal coca blanket the countryside, ripe with the raw ingredients of the …

Jupiter's South Pole Revealed In New Juno Image

The swirling cloud-tops of Jupiter have been revealed in their full glory in a new image snapped by NASA’s Juno spacecraft. The image, released by …

Astronomy

Getting Started with AWS X-Ray

To get started with AWS X-Ray, launch a sample app in Elastic Beanstalk that is already instrumented to generate trace data. In a few minutes, you …

Cloud Computing

Ditch Facebook And Make Yourself Smarter With These 10 Hottest Learning Sites

The average person spends nearly two hours every day on social media.1<p>Think about it, what will we achieve when we spend these two hours on something …

Social Media

PSA: Candle-carving videos are the absolute best way to waste time on the internet

<i>How It's Made</i> is the best show on television, and that's an objective fact. Fine, it's subjective, but my opinion remains the same. It's the (very …

Researchers Unearthed a New Copy of the Declaration of Independence

Someone call Nicolas Cage.<p>Researchers have unearthed a previously unknown piece of American lore: a parchment copy of the Declaration of Independence, the <i>New York Times</i> reported.<p>According to two Harvard scholars, the newly-discovered document "really shifts our understanding in how the nationalist …

Exclusive: FBI warns of 'destructive' malware in wake of Sony attack

BOSTON (Reuters) - The Federal Bureau of Investigation warned U.S. businesses that hackers have used malicious software to launch a destructive cyberattack in the United States, following a devastating breach last week at Sony Pictures Entertainment.<p>Cybersecurity experts said the malicious software …

Texas Plans to Execute a Schizophrenic Man Who Tried to Subpoena Jesus

In 1992, Scott Panetti shaved his head, dressed himself in camo and fatally shot his in-laws in front of his wife and daughter. Afterward, he put on …

Growing use of police body cameras raises privacy concerns

Scores of law enforcement agencies already use body-worn cameras, and calls for more have only grown across the U.S. after recent cases involving use of force have pitted the word of police officers against angry residents.<p>The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department and the Los Angeles Police …

Sheriff finds social media clues in 4 West Virginia slayings

A West Virginia man who fatally shot four people and then himself was apparently disappointed with people in his life, including his ex-girlfriend, Monongalia County Sheriff Kenneth "Al" Kisner told CNN on Tuesday.<p>On Monday, Jody Lee Hunt, 39, of Westover, killed his ex, a man she was having a …

It's Official: Skeleton Found Under Parking Lot Is Richard III

A combination of DNA evidence and historical research confirm the remains belong to the misshapen monarch<p>One of the biggest missing person’s cases in the world has finally been solved. Or, at least, the biggest missing corpse case.<p>After English King Richard III fell at the Battle of Bosworth in …

Richard III