David Dalvin

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7 ways to not feel so overwhelmed all the time

Feeling overwhelmed? Are you constantly running from thing to thing but never getting it all done?<p>When researchers survey people, they say they’re …

Yes, it's safe to leave your smartphone plugged into the charger overnight

You don't have to think too hard about preserving your smartphone's battery — especially overnight.<p>For years, the myth has persisted that plugging your smartphone in to charge while you sleep will harm the phone's battery. Though many people do it anyway, others warn that charging a phone that is …

An Open Letter to Nikon from a Time-Lapse Photographer

Dear Nikon,<p>I am writing as a longtime Nikon photographer and someone who has been working extensively with your cameras and who has written many …

IBM scientists have captured 330TB of uncompressed data into a tiny cartridge

It fits in the palm of your hand<p>In a new world record, scientists at IBM have captured 330 terabytes of uncompressed data — or the equivalent of 330 million books — into a cartridge that can fit into the palm of your hand. The record of 201 gigabits per square inch on prototype sputtered magnetic …

Want Your Employees to Respect You? Give Them the 1 Thing Most Bosses Never Do

This is a signature trait of the best leaders. It's also a rare commodity and extremely hard to pull off in a business setting.<p>A signature trait of the most likable leaders -- a trait that leads to uncommon loyalty in employees as well as business results -- is one that's extremely hard to pull …

workimprovement

Here's how much you have to save per paycheck to be a millionaire by 67

Between fixed monthly costs, paying off student loans and other savings goals, making room in your budget for retirement contributions can seem …

Money Won't Make You Happy. Here's What Will, According to Science

Consider this when making big career choices.<p><i>At age 25, would you pursue a well-paying corporate job that makes you unhappy or a hobby that makes you happy but has no guarantee to pay the bills? originally appeared on Quora -- the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from</i> …

Happiness

Ten Signs Your Boss Is A Manager -- But Not A Leader

A simple way to answer the question “What’s the difference between managing and leading?” is this:<p>Managing people means watching them to make sure they do what they’re supposed to do.<p>The concept of traditional supervision is rooted in the fear that working people will misbehave or make mistakes if …

Leadership

Cruisin' on a 180-foot Superyacht

Drone footage shows the Amels-built 180-foot superyacht <i>Astra</i> underway.<p>The steel and aluminum superyacht was designed by Tim Heywood with an by Laura …

Super Yachts

Apple, Google and Microsoft will fight Trump's anti-climate order with clean energy

Taking a stance against the anti-climate executive order issued by President Trump earlier this week, Apple, Google, Microsoft and Amazon have stated they will remain committed to using clean energy in their continued efforts to fight climate change.<p>On Tuesday, Trump signed an order telling the …

Renewable Energy

Kniterate is a digital knitting machine that lets you 'print' your own clothes

Sew good! Spanish designer Gerard Rubio is back on the scene with his revolutionary digital knitting machine, rebranded as Kniterate. The machine, …

Knitting

11 Things You Should Do After Receiving a College Acceptance

Check out these 11 things you should do after getting your college acceptance letter to make sure you’re getting the most financial aid.<p>There’s nothing more exhilarating than cracking open a crisp envelope (or checking your email) to find an acceptance letter from your dream college.<p>Once you’ve …

Barclays: iPhone 8 to sport 3D sensors on both front and back

KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, along with a few other sources, believes Apple will bet heavily on augmented reality with iPhone 8. He predicted …

Brooklyn’s Clock Tower Penthouse Finally Finds Buyer For $15 Million

The sale sets a record for Brooklyn’s condo market<p>A three-story penthouse in Brooklyn’s iconic Clock Tower building has finally found a buyer after …

Real Estate

11 Things You Need to Give Up If You Want to Be Happy and Successful

This post is by Elle Kaplan, Founder & CEO, LEXionThe post 11 Things You Need to Give Up If You Want to Be Happy and Successful appeared first on …

The Real Reason Good Employees Quit

When you find a better job than the one you have now, the number one thing you want to do is slide out the door without causing any fuss.<p>There is no benefit whatsoever for a departing employee to share any more truth about their reasons for leaving than “I got an offer I couldn’t turn down!” and …

Employment

Apple's 'we're sorry we took away your ports' dongle sale ends today

When Apple rolled out its controversial new MacBook Pro last fall, potential buyers were a bit miffed at the need to buy a host of expensive dongles to make the computer work with their old devices. Apple quickly responded by cutting prices on a host of USB-C cables and accessories, as well as the …

Boss teacher pranks his fourth-grade class with the most absurd spelling test

Pencils up for your spelling test today, class.<p>Your first word is blorskee, as in, "I lost my blorskee at a carnival."<p>Don't know what a blorskee is? …

PETA takes aim at Nintendo for 1-2-Switch’s milking minigame

“Is your team brave enough to face the truth?”<p>The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals organization is picking a fight with Nintendo this week, and Switch launch title <i>1-2-Switch</i> is to blame. After Nintendo garnered some press for challenging a real-life cow farm to a showdown in the …

Cows

This genius cooking system will help you plan ahead to eat well all week long

In the new year, many of us resolve to cook more often—a habit that’s healthier, cheaper, and often more enjoyable than eating out or ordering Seamless. Yet it can be hard to find the time to devote to meal preparation, much less creative menu-planning.<p>It’s little wonder, then, that meal kits like …

Cooking

The Best Drone Photographs of 2016

Saturnia hot springs in Central Tuscany, Italy.<br>Vaidas. Courtesy of Dronestagram.<p>1 of 26<p>Photography aims to show what has not been seen. Drone …

Photography

Tesla, Panasonic to Begin Solar Panel Production in New York

Tesla Motor Inc. (IW 500/227) and Panasonic Corp. (IW 1000/54) will begin production of solar cells and modules next year at a plant in Buffalo, …

Facebook open-sources Atom in Orbit, a web-based IDE

Facebook developers have crafted a version of the Atom open-source text editor that can be deployed in a web browser. Atom in Orbit, as the new technology is called, is now available on GitHub under a BSD-3 Clause open-source license, and a demo app lets you take the tool for a spin.<p>The new tool — …

100+ Best Illustrations Of Lifehack In 2016 You Wouldn't Like To Miss

As 2016 is coming to an end, it’s time to wrap up the year by summarizing what we have learned, how much we have achieved, how we inspired each …

How to Avoid Unintentionally Setting Low Expectations for Yourself

Setting realistic expectations is the best way to set yourself up for success. However, setting goals that are “too realistic” can lead to a lack of …

Self-improvement

Financial Advice For People In Their 20s: 5 Important Tips For Investing, Saving, Getting Out Of Debt For Millennials To Think About

<i>This article originally appeared in the Motley Fool.</i><p>Many 20-somethings don't think about retirement, partly because it's so far away, and partly …

What drones did next: how flying robots will revolutionise work

Amazon’s drones might be grabbing the headlines, but right now aerial delivery of orders to your back garden is something of a flight of fancy - at least until legal restrictions are removed.<p>In the future carrying small cargo loads may well be big business for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). But …

Hot Amenities in 2017 Run the Gamut from Tween Lounges to Automated Parking

Wellness, convenience and relaxation are the keys to great building extras<p>In recent years, developers around the world have been allotting …

Skyscrapers

Robots will join forces in 2017, and we should be worried

The next year will see robots begin to join forces to collaborate in unprecedented new ways, experts have predicted.<p>British academics have predicted …

A perfectly seasoned slow-roast pork tacos recipe | Cook Residency

Salt, fat, acid, heat: this is Samin Nosrat’s secret to cooking. Today we start with salt: as important to a dish as any other ingredient, she says. Start with these slow-roasted pork tacos and salted caramel cookies.<p>My parents left Tehran for San Diego on the eve of the Iranian revolution, shortly …

Food