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Google Automatically Rejects Most Resumes for Common Mistakes You've Probably Made Too

Former HR chief Laszlo Bock says Google gets 50,000 resumes a week. This is how it eliminates many of them.<p>Want to get hired at Google (or any other desirable employer)? Chances are, you won't, because your resume is getting in your way. Not because you didn't phrase things just right, or you …

12 Poor Decisions You Are Probably Making Every Day

The wrong decision could put a damper in your productivity.<p><b>From email to social media to online dating, we make decisions every day without thinking about it.</b>• <b><br>But many of the choices you arrive at this way aren't so wise, like staring at a computer all day or refusing to let your partner's slightly</b> …

Time Management

In Wake of Florida Massacre, Gun Control Advocates Look to Connecticut

In the aftermath of the rampage at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, where 20 children and six educators were killed in 2012, state lawmakers in Connecticut set out to draft some of the toughest gun measures in the country.<p>They largely succeeded — significantly expanding an existing ban on …

Guns

15 things you should be doing after work instead of watching TV if you want to be happier

For the longest time, I would come home from work and immediately pop on the TV. It was mindless — after a day of meetings, intensive heads-down work, and never-ending email chains, the only thing I thought I wanted to do was watch five episodes of some sitcom I'd seen hundreds of times before.<p>But …

An electric Harley-Davidson is coming in 2019

Harley-Davidson, the American motorcycle manufacturer famous for its loud burbling, popping engine sounds, plans to release its first electric motorcycle within the next 18 months.<p>An electric motorcycle will, of course, not make burbling or popping noises. Instead it's more likely to emit a …

Motorcycles

Seven memory skills that will make you smarter

Learning ability is probably the most important skill you can have.<p>Take it from Peter Brown, Henry Roediger, and Mark McDaniel, authors of <i>Make It</i> …

The Brain

How do you join a party and play co-op with friends in Monster Hunter: World?

Playing with friends is the best part of Monster Hunter: World, so here’s a quick guide to how it’s done and how to join a co-op quest.<p>When you first …

100 under-the-radar beaches everyone should visit in their lifetime

Whether you've only spent a handful of days on the sand in your life or you're a full-blown sunseeker, there are plenty of breathtaking beaches on this planet waiting to be discovered.<p>And, whether you look for a spot with an element of adventure, peace and quiet, or you simply don't like your towel …

Costa Rica

Load up on CompTIA certification training for less than $8 per course

Learning will always be the cornerstone of any progressing career. And if you make your living (or want to make your living) as an IT pro, you’d better be ready to pick up new skills and learn new disciplines even faster than most.<p>In the IT world, there’s no more bankable training than …

New Game Release Dates Of 2018: Red Dead 2, Spider-Man PS4, Super Smash Bros.

After the amazing gaming year that was 2017, you have to wonder how 2018 will compare. But if 2018's current roster of releases is anything to go by, we might be in for another fantastic year. It seems primed to impress with a slew of hotly anticipated new games, including big-budget games like …

Xbox

Here's What A $75K Salary Gets You In Six Different Cities In The US

The median household income in the US is a little over $57,000, but for many Americans, particularly those with families, that is hardly enough.<p><b>How much does</b> living cost in the United States in 2018? It varies wildly depending on factors like where you live, what your lifestyle is, how much debt …

Personal Finance

49 best gadgets of 2017

49 best gadgets of 2017<p>It is a truth universally acknowledged, now, that you’re only as slick as the gear you own. And said gear has been getting …

This amazing folding house takes 6 hours to build and costs just £25,000

<b>Getting on the property ladder in 2017 may be tougher than ever, but one Italian architect just made it a whole lot more straightforward.</b><p>Renato …

These are the best gadgets of 2017

While 2017 saw a lot of serious news, it was a relatively quiet year for gadgets. There weren’t many entirely new categories of technology that consumers adopted compared to recent years, like wearables, virtual reality, or smart speakers. But there was a lot of refining. 2017 saw the release of …

IPad Pro

Ubisoft Giving Away Two PC Games For Free This Month

Looking for a gift this holiday? Ubisoft is giving away two PC games--and they're pretty good ones. Now through December 11, you can get the RTS World in Conflict (and its Soviet Assault expansion) for the low, low price of $0.00.<p>The game was developed by Ubisoft Massive (The Division), and it …

Ubisoft

The Best New Gadgets And Tech Of 2017

£269.99Buy NowAttribute some of the Switch's appeal to its namesake trick—you can carry it around and play anywhere, or detach the controllers and …

Gear & Gadgets

The 9 best drones for generating some holiday buzz

DJI Spark<p>DJI has built its name on larger prosumer drones that shoot high quality video and photos, but that doesn't mean it was about to ignore the …

Xiaomi shows off upcoming Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus full-screen smartphones

Xiaomi is preparing to announce the Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus smartphones in China on Thursday, and director of product management Donovan Sung has just shown them off in a set of tweeted photos. There aren't any details on pricing or specs yet, but we can see that both phones have slim bezels and …

Elon Musk will send his Tesla Roadster to Mars on a giant rocket

Elon Musk says the first test launch of SpaceX's massive new rocket will happen next month.<p>Its destination? Mars.<p>Its cargo? A Tesla Roadster with David Bowie on the stereo.<p>The rocket, known as the Falcon Heavy, will lift off from Kennedy Space Center, near Cape Canaveral, Florida using the same …

Space Exploration

HDMI 2.1 arrives with 10K support, making your 4K TV obsolete

Move over 4K and 8K, 10K HDMI 2.1 is now on the scene<p>At the start of the year, it was announced that the HDMI Forum was working on HDMI 2.1, a new …

This Qi wireless charger beats Apple to the punch, powers iPhone & Watch simultaneously

This year’s latest iPhone releases brought the much-anticipated feature of Qi wireless charging to Apple’s smartphone roster. And while we’ve covered our top charging pad picks in the past, Apple’s own AirPower option still seems to be what many are holding out for. A new Kickstarter campaign aims …

Tech Trends