Damian Bridgeford

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What is Agile and why do project managers and engineers need to know it? This online class will teach you.

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#AskMoreOfHim: David Schwimmer joins male Hollywood stars in new sexual harassment campaign

A group of male Hollywood stars, including the actors David Schwimmer and David Arquette, yesterday launched a new campaign aiming to stamp out sexual harassment.<p>Schwimmer, best known for his role in the sitcom Friends, joined CNN journalist Josh Levs and Oscar-nominated documentary maker Kirby …

Amazon is paying its workers up to $5,000 to quit — and it's a brilliant strategy

Amazon is offering to pay its employees up to $5,000 if they agree to quit their jobs.<p>The e-commerce giant is dangling "The Offer," as it's called internally, in front of workers this week at the company's warehouses and customer-service centers across the US, The Atlantic reports.<p>The strategy of …

Want to Fall in Love With Your Partner Again? Science Says to Ask Them These 36 Questions | Inc.com

Relationships are hard. They can bring out the best in us, yes, but also the worst. They test the very essence of our beings: our capacity for forgiveness; our ability to trust (both ourselves and another); the true extent of our self-love; the strength of our boundaries; and the power of …

Relationships

14 Netflix Series And Movies That Will Totally @#$%&! You Up

If Black Mirror wasn't enough for you, here are some picks with more nightmares, disturbing visions, and very weird plots.<p><i>This post was translated from Portuguese.</i>

Entertainment

Volvo Cars to supply Uber with up to 24,000 self-driving cars

STOCKHOLM/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Uber plans to buy up to 24,000 self-driving cars from Volvo, marking the transition of the U.S. firm from an app used to summon a taxi to the owner and operator of a fleet of cars.<p>The non-binding framework deal could offer San Francisco-based Uber a way to …

Autonomous Cars

What so many men don't seem to understand about sexual harassment

I've wanted to write this piece for a while. Or, rather, I've been moved to anger so many times since this multi-layered sexual harassment scandal …

US government demands details on all visitors to anti-Trump protest website

Privacy advocates call warrant for IP addresses of 1.3 million people who visited inauguration protest website an unconstitutional ‘fishing expedition’<p>The US government is seeking to unmask every person who visited an anti-Trump website in what privacy advocates say is an unconstitutional “fishing …

Surveillance

14 TV Shows That Should Never Have Been Canceled

Gone but not forgotten.<p>The fact that Netflix has started canceling its originals — with <i>Sense8</i> and <i>The Get Dow</i>n both meeting their ends this spring — is a reminder that no matter how much things seem to have changed, even streaming TV has its limitations. Some great shows will fail to find an …

43 Embarrassing Grammar Mistakes Even Smart People Make | Inc.com

When someone uses grammar incorrectly do you make an assumption about his or her intelligence or education? Like it or not, words, spelling, and punctuation are powerful and can leave a lasting impression on others. But even the most educated people often unknowingly make common writing and …

Language

Brexit: Five signs that leaving the EU is starting to hurt the UK economy

Canada this week became the last of the world’s major advanced economies to report quarterly economic growth figures, confirming that the UK is …

Michael Fallon condemns Boris Johnson statement on terror attacks after being told it was said by Jeremy Corbyn

The Defence Secretary Michael Fallon was left floundering in a live TV interview after criticising what he thought was a Jeremy Corbyn quote - before …

Travis Pocket Real Time Translator Supports 80 Languages (video)

A new crowdfunding campaign has launched this week for a new real-time pocket translator which supports 80 languages and instantly lets you …

How to Turn Off Breathe Reminders on Apple Watch with WatchOS 3

With the introduction of WatchOS 3 came Breathe, a feature on Apple Watch that’s similar to Stand in that it reminds you to breathe throughout the day. Obviously we don’t need to be reminded to breathe, but the feature is about putting your focus on your breath, stopping everything else you’re …

Smartwatches

You can hail a self-driving Uber in San Francisco starting today

Is Silicon Valley ready for autonomous ride-sharing? Duh<p>For the last few months, Uber’s self-driving cars have been prowling the streets of San Francisco, forecasting the inevitable moment when the ride-hailing giant starts inviting passengers to take autonomous trips in the city where it first …

Autonomous Cars

Your iPhone has a hidden signal strength meter

Forget about measuring your cell signal strength using just dots or bars - this simple hack allows you to see the actual signal strength your iPhone …

5 Ways Brexit Might Not Happen

A full U.K. exit from the EU isn’t inevitable.<p>On Monday John Kerry, the U.S. secretary of state, met with British and European leaders for private talks to discuss the ramifications of Brexit, last week’s vote for the U.K. to leave the EU. But the very next day during a talk at the Aspen Ideas …

11 basic Excel tricks that will change your life

Microsoft Excel is an amazing piece of software, and even regular users might not be getting as much out of it as they can. Improve your Excel efficiency and proficiency with these basic shortcuts and functions that absolutely everyone needs to know.<p>Of course you can move from cell to cell with …

Tutorials

This GIF Of Magnetic Putty 'Eating' A Piece Of Metal Is Mesmerizing

File this one under "Coolest thing we've seen all day": a cube of magnetic putty swallowing a smaller cube of metal whole.<p>We first saw this on r/woahdude, a section of Reddit dedicated to "Trippy & mesmerizing games, video, audio & images that make you go 'woah dude!'" Yes, we know they misspelled …

Artist Walks For Hours In Snowshoes To Create Sublime Snow Drawings

Sonja Hinrichsen is a snow artist. It's not her official title -- she conducts a lot of art interventions in nature, and pursues photography and good ol' fashioned ink drawings. But her snow drawings are nestled rightfully at the top of her artist website, revealing what happens when a professional …

How reading on screens is rewiring our brains

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The Brain

Somebody Flew a Drone Into a Fireworks Display and This Is What Happened

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to fly through a fireworks display?<p>This video, shot from a drone with an on-board camera, shows exactly …

Drones

7 Very Bizarre (and Very Rare) Psychotic Hallucinations

The many documented cases of strange delusions and neurological syndromes can offer a window into how bizarre the brain can be.<p>It may seem that …