It's all in what you write when it comes to getting people to respond. Why don't you get a response to every email you write? It's possible your recipient is busy. Maybe it didn't reach them. Or maybe,
If you tend to waste hours surfing the Web before you eventually give up and settle for a movie you’ve already seen because there’s nothing better to watch, Cinesift is about to change your life. Built
Given the ever-so-slightly negative reaction to Donald Trump's election victory, not to mention concerns that some nationalities will face difficulty just getting into the country after January 20, it's
From affordable housing and transport to thriving job markets and culture, here’s our pick of the hottest spots for a good life Millennials are a boomerang generation. The number of 20- to 34-year-olds
NPR's Rachel Martin spoke with Martin Molin, creator of the marble machine, on Weekend Edition Sunday. You can hear their conversation at the audio link. The "Marble Machine" is a musical instrument by
I’m a sucker for old-school operating systems running in ways that feel impossible and now there’s a way to run Windows 98 or a bunch of Linux distributions in your browser, no plugin required. With browser-based
Whether it’s a natural disaster, bioterrorist attack or pandemic, experts reckon society as we know it will collapse within 13 days of a catastrophic event. So what do you do next? On 22 June, 2001, Tara
Where do you see yourself in five years? Tell me about a time when you showed leadership. What is your biggest weakness? These are the standard questions that job candidates face during interviews. And
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(CNN) — Dozens of heavily armed white people have taken over a federal government building in Oregon, so why aren't they being called — you know, terrorists? That's the question Internet users are asking
We used to believe our brains were hardwired at birth. Now we believe we can will them to change. Is that true? Will Storr analyses the truth and hokum about 'neuroplasticity'. For years she had tried
The Pentagon has quietly put out a call for vendors to bid on a contract to develop, execute and manage its new cyber weaponry and defense program. The scope of this nearly half-billion-dollar "help wanted"
Camera maker Lytro drew our attention three years ago with what it called "light field" photography. Instead of focusing at a specific depth, its camera would capture everything in range of its finder,
Everyone needs an education in personal finance. It’s one critical subject missing from classroom curriculums. When the transition from childhood to adulthood begins, personal finance—money management,
Amazon Flex service launches today in Seattle Amazon today launched a new service that pays part-time drivers in exchange for delivering packages. The service, called Amazon Flex, launches today in Seattle,
Forget body language or eye movements. There are much better ways to identify the deceitful. This story is part of BBC Future’s “Best of 2015” list, our greatest hits of the year. Browse the full list.
Talk about defying a trend. At a time when paper-based publications are looking for a way to ditch production and mailing costs in favor of digital, a new app for iOS is moving in the opposite direction.
We asked novelists and historians to tell us which new book and which classic they’re packing this year. From Ishiguro to Napoleon, here are their selections: Alan Johnson A new Kazuo Ishiguro novel always
'CamSwarm' looks great; may not help you dodge bullets in real life Back in 1999, the Matrix was a groundbreaking film in many ways—including its special effects, for which it won an Academy Award the
Twenty outfits selected to boost your career. We're a long way from the Don Draper era, when men were expected to wear the same gray suit everyday to the office, day in, day out. With most offices today
‘I want to be here for you. What can I do?’; stay away from cliches like ‘Time heals’ By Elizabeth Bernstein I recently told a friend I needed a pep talk. “What kind?” he asked. He had a very good point.
Tiia hman and Satu Walden are two self-proclaimed fangirls on a quest to visit every filming location from their favorite movies and TV shows, all across the globe. Since late 2013, not only have the been
A series of recent studies suggest that eye movements may both reflect and influence the workings of the brain According to the old saying, the eyes are windows into the soul, revealing deep emotions we
But breakfast foods vary wildly from place to place. Inspired by a HostelBookers.com post by Victoria Philpott and a Quora post, we took a look at some classic breakfast choices from countries around world.
While the Title II classification of ISPs as common carriers was a victory for all, there is growing concern that ISPs could go on with business as usual with clever tricks designed to skirt the rules
Legislative changes exempting law enforcement officers from ban on breaking into people’s digital devices were never debated by parliament, tribunal hears GCHQ staff, intelligence officers and police been
And it's learning as you do it One of the most amazing things you can do with Wolfram Alpha is ask it what planes are overhead. If you're on your phone, it will pull your location, then cross reference