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9 of the best new and updated Android apps from January 2016

2016 is underway and a whole month is behind us already! What happened to January!?<p>It might have moved fast, but a whole lot happened last month, so we’ve whittled through the Android app updates and new launches to bring you a more focused list than ever.<p>In short, the ones updates in this list are …

Apps

Microsoft's free 15GB of OneDrive storage ends today

Microsoft reversed its decision to reduce its free OneDrive storage from 15GB to 5GB back in December. While the unlimited storage tier is still being removed, today is the last day to claim the free 15GB of storage. If you forgot to claim it back in December, you can opt-in to save your free …

LastPass adds emergency access for loved ones to get into your Vault

Password manager LastPass has pushed its V.4 update, enabling users to nominate trusted people who can request access to their account “in case something unexpected happens.”<p>If it’s just someone jerking around, you can decline access within a set timeframe, after which, they will be able to view …

Apps

Scientists have used groundbreaking technology to figure out how the Earth looked a billion years ago

By the time Dietmar Mueller arrived at the University of Texas as a graduate student in the mid-1980s, scientists had already long embraced a once-astonishing idea: that the continents on which all human history has unfolded, rather than fixtures of constancy, were orphans of a former grand …

Earth Science

My Favorite Albums of 2015

Music is about as personal as it gets, so here’s my list of music albums that resonated with me this year.<p><b>Hamilton — Soundtrack</b><p>In 2015 one New Yorker …

Music

Readers' Poll: The 10 Best Songs of 2015

See which single beat Drake and the Alabama Shakes for the top spot<p>10<p>By<p>The music industry has had a historic 12 months as the streaming wars heated …

Music

Cancer is not just 'bad luck' but down to environment, study suggests

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1214000/1214795_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524680422_e88fceb68e03938e7c89b0436a806083<p><b>Cancer is overwhelmingly a result of environmental factors and not largely down to bad luck, a study suggests.</b><p>Earlier this year, researchers sparked a …

Cancer

6 to Follow: Social Media Masters

Like blogs, social media has matured and become a major source of news and information for people. What was once a way to keep up with the Joneses became a lucrative, serious media platform for publishers, businesses and entrepreneurs. If you’re trying to spread the word about your company, looking …

Public Relations

Microsoft Launches Official 'Cortana' App for iOS and Android Devices

Microsoft today officially launched its virtual assistant Cortana as a downloadable app for iOS and Android platforms (via <i>Business Insider</i>). Similar to Apple's Siri personal assistant, Cortana allows Windows users to set reminders, preview the weather, and answer basic questions thanks to …

Cortana

Conservationists urge Mauritius to halt cull of threatened fruit bat

Conservationists are calling for an end to a government cull of tens of thousands of fruit bats in Mauritius that they say is putting the survival of the threatened species at risk.<p>Authorities beganshooting 18,000 Mauritius fruit bats (<i>Pteropus niger)</i> on 7 November, despite protests and even though …

Biodiversity

3 Buddhist Beliefs That Will Rock Your World (And Make You Much Happier!)

You don't have to practice yoga or follow an Ayurvedic diet to benefit from Buddhist ideas (but if you do, more power to you).<p>So whether or not you …

Meditation

1 Daily Habit That Will Disrupt Your Business and Change Your Life | Inc.com

It's a sad fact of life, but one we've grown accustomed to, that the workplace is often draining, demanding, and disruptive. At its worst, it becomes a culture that breeds toxicity, but even at its best, stress is the norm.<p>In our constant state of rushing from one assignment (or crisis) to another, …

Mindfulness

YouTube Music is here, and it’s a game changer

YouTube is first and foremost a video portal, the world’s largest and most popular online collection of moving images. But it’s also a search engine, the world’s second largest, trailing only its parent company, Google. And while the library on YouTube is made up of videos, in practice it has also …

Hackers Prove They Can ‘Pwn’ the Lives of Those Not Hyperconnected

It took the hackers less than two hours to take over Patsy Walsh’s life.<p>On a recent Friday, Mrs. Walsh, a grandmother of six, volunteered to allow two hackers to take a crack at hacking her home. How bad could it be?<p>Mrs. Walsh did not consider herself a digital person. As far as she knew, her home …

The Billion View Club: YouTube's Most Watched Music Videos

From "Gangnam Style" to "Despacito"<p>24<p>By<p>YouTube's Billion View Club is an elite group, but membership is growing fast. For a decade, very few videos …

Music

6 Ways to Prepare for a (Much) Longer Retirement

The notion of a comfortable retirement has been turned upside down over the past two decades. For the first time, a newborn American is expected to …

Unlocking Your Authentic Self Through Mindfulness

<i>To open up your life to your infinite self is to allow others the same opportunity. There is no greater joy than setting yourself free!</i>Over the …

Windows 10 is getting a ton of new features via the Insider program

Windows 10 may have been released to the public over two months ago, but that doesn’t mean Microsoft has been resting on its laurels. The company today announced the latest preview build of its OS, and it includes numerous features aimed at making Windows a bit more user friendly.<p>First up, …

Breathe better to move better: Train to breathe like a pro athlete

Dana Santas is the creator of Radius Yoga Conditioning, a yoga style designed to help athletes move, breathe and focus better. She's the yoga trainer for the Atlanta Braves, the Philadelphia Phillies, the Tampa Bay Rays, Tampa Bay Lightning, Orlando Magic and dozens of pros in the National Football …

Yoga

The secret trick to downloading full-resolution Instagram photos

You’re probably familiar with the fact that Instagram dramatically downsizes images, often stripping away much of their sharpness and detail, when …

41 most memorable 'SNL' musical performances

It wasn’t far into its first season in 1975 that <i>Saturday Night Live</i> established itself as a musical tastemaker as well as a laugh factory. Since …

8 Mental Habits the Most Successful People Learn to Break | Inc.com

Sometimes, success comes not from what you learn to do but what you learn to stop doing.<p>That bit of wisdom comes from Sandja Brügmann, serial entrepreneur and founder of the Passion Institute, a recently launched online educational program and consultancy for executives and entrepreneurs. "Once we …

Self-improvement

Has the Apple Watch been worth it?

I’ve already offered my opinion on Apple Watch. Now it’s time to see what others at AppAdvice and WatchAware are saying about their wearable device …

Lightning strikes Delta plane at Atlanta airport

<b>(CNN) —</b> Lightning struck a Delta Air Lines plane in line for takeoff at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport this week, and it was all captured on amateur video.<p>The recording shows rain drenching the airfield crowded with aircraft, waiting to take off from the world's busiest passenger …

Atlanta Airport

58 Dishes to Bring to an Outdoor Party

Not all food is ready to withstand hungry hordes and sit outside in the hot, hot heat. That's why these 58 dishes exist.<p><b>When we're heading to picnics</b>, cooking out in the backyard, and gearing up for days at the beach, we want our food to be as ready for the summer sun as we are. But not all food …

Healthy Eating

A 30-Second Ritual To Start Every Day Off Right

All of us all want to be happy. And despite the way our culture commonly approaches this conversation, happiness is actually a relatively simple …

5 best Android apps to transfer files from Android to PC and other ways too!

One of the more common things people need to do is transfer files from their mobile device or tablet to their desktop. Sometimes it’s a photo, sometimes it’s a song, and many other times it’s some sort of document, presentation, or other file that needs transferred. There are actually quite a few …

Apps

10 Of The Best Plyometric Exercises You Probably Aren't Doing

Nothing screams "celebration" quite like jumping around with excitement. And we here at The Huffington Post are literally jumping for joy in celebration of the company's 10th birthday. We decided to throw some fitness clothes into the mix and make a workout of it!<p>Here are 10 of our favorite …

Easy Home Made Bacon

Introduction: Easy Home Made Bacon<p>Grand Prize in the<br>Bacon Contest<p>View Contest<p>Bacon is easy and fun to make at home. It's just pork belly that's been …