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The Best Meditation Apps For iPhone, iPad And Android

Meditation is a powerful tool.<p>Singer-songwriter Jewel is a prime example of the practice’s life-changing benefits. In a recent interview with ABC News anchor Dan Harris, she said that learning to meditate helped her manage chronic anxiety and debilitating panic attacks, which stemmed from a …

Meditation

The Ultimate Canadian Bucket List Travel Guide in Honor of Canada’s 150th Birthday

Canada is enjoying a moment—not only because of Justin Trudeau mania and the country’s post-U.S.-election appeal, but also because it’s celebrating its sesquicentennial. That’s right, 2017 is the 150th anniversary of confederation, a milestone that will be celebrated countrywide. It’s no wonder …

Doppler Labs delays its futuristic augmented reality earbuds

Partnerships with the Mets, Cavaliers, and more will be waiting when they ship<p>Audio startup Doppler Labs has delayed the shipment of Here One, the wireless earbuds that can stream music and also augment the sounds of the world around you. The earbuds were announced in June and were supposed to ship …

Consumer Tech

Harvard Scientists Think They've Pinpointed The Physical Source of Consciousness

This is where awareness lives.<p>Scientists have struggled for millennia to understand human consciousness - the awareness of one's existence. Despite …

These Are the 10 Spring Trends "Saving" Fashion Retail This Season

A report came out this morning that there are ten trends "saving" the fashion retail industry this spring. Why, you ask, does it need rescuing? In a nutshell, we haven't been shopping as much lately. There just haven't been as many earth-shattering shifts in, say, must-have denim (the skinny jean …

Clothing

Artificial Intelligence: Gods, egos and Ex Machina

Even with its flaws, last year’s Ex Machina perfectly captured the curious relationship between artificial intelligence, God and ego. A tiny change in its closing moments would have given it an intriguing new dimension.<p>It’s taken me a year and a several viewings to collect my thoughts about <i>Ex</i> …

Singularity

These Are the Gadgets Everybody Wants This Holiday

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Shopping

Oct. 26: Your daily horoscope

<b>IF TODAY IS YOUR BIRTHDAY</b><p>For too long you have allowed fears, doubts and anxieties to hold you back. Therefore your main task now is to face up to them and see them for what they are: shadows of the mind that have no life except the life that you choose to give them.<p><b>ARIES (March 21 - April 20):</b><p>Be …

Astrology

Comcast launches Watchable, its free video service

Comcast has launched Watchable, an ad-supported on-demand video service with over 150 shows spanning roughly 30 channels for the Web, iOS devices and the company’s X1 set-top box.<p>The free service features content from the likes of Vice, BuzzFeed, GoPro, Fast Company, Machinima, Mashable, Mic Media, …

Sept. 14: Your daily horoscope

<b>IF TODAY IS YOUR BIRTHDAY</b><p>You have spent a great deal of time feeding your mind and working out how the world turns – and now there is too much information spinning around inside your skull. Keep it simple this year. Love. Laugh. Learn. That's really all you need to know.<p><b>ARIES (March 21 - April …

Astrology

Our Favorite Android, iOS, and Windows Phone Apps of the Week

This week’s favorite apps have you covered for a lot of different scenarios. You need to book a flight for cheap? Check. Or maybe you’ve got some …

Astronomy

Apple's Sept. 9 event: What caught the analysts' eyes—updated

Excerpts of the notes we’ve seen (as of Thursday 10:40 a.m. EDT). More as they come in.<p><b>T. Michael Walkley, Canaccord Genuity: New products strengthen</b> …

Apple

Opinion: 10 healthy, growing companies that can help you beat the stock market

As the stock market seesaws, you are no doubt receiving advice to go for “quality” when selecting investments.<p>A focus on companies with a track …

Investing
Astronomy

11 places where you can get naked without getting arrested

THERE ARE PLENTY OF PLACES AND EVENTS WHERE NUDITY IS ENCOURAGED, and even celebrated — but a sacred site is probably not one of them.<p>A group of …

International Olympic Committee

GAO: Gov't waste of natural gas costing taxpayers millions

WASHINGTON (AP) — Significant amounts of natural gas on federal lands are being wasted, costing taxpayers tens of millions of dollars each year and adding to harmful greenhouse gas emissions, a congressional investigation has found.<p>The nonpartisan Government Accountability Office also said the …

Fossil Fuels

Facebook Launches Save, A Read-It-Later List For Links, Places, And Media Pages

Two years after acqhiring read-it-later startup Spool, Facebook today launched a basic Pocket competitor called Save. It’s a feature for iOS, Android, and web that lets you store links from News Feed and Facebook Pages for Places, Events, Movies, TV shows, and music to a list where you can view …

Xiaomi unveils the iPhone-lookalike Mi 4

Powered by a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor and loaded with 3GB of RAM, the Android KitKat smartphone will debut in China.<p>BEIJING, China -- The design of Xiaomi's latest Mi 4 will seem very familiar to some. The company appears to have borrowed from the Apple playbook again -- the …

Mobile Technology

Pamplona bull runner wanted by police for 'taking selfie'

Spanish police search for man captured by media slowing during final stretches of run, apparently to take photo<p>Police in Pamplona are searching for a bull runner who they believe snapped a selfie as he ran just inches ahead of several charging bulls weighing more than a half a tonne each.<p>As the …

These Stunning Underwater Photos Taken By Free Divers Are NOT Photoshopped (PHOTOS)

If you've ever held your breath underwater, you've technically been free diving. But the sport of free diving is an entirely new ball game, where individuals can dive to depths in excess of 600 feet on one single breath. Though it allows one to appreciate the serenity of the underwater world …

Black Widow Pulsar Gives Fatal Bite to Theory of Cosmological Natural Selection

Faced with the fine-tuning problem of why the universe seems to be so well calibrated to allow the existence of intelligent life, some thinkers have …

Arecibo Observatory Detects Mysterious, Energetic Radio Burst

A brief, blazing burst of radio waves detected by the Arecibo Observatory could herald a turning of the tide for a peculiar class of cosmic signals. Until recently, the signals had only ever been detected by a telescope in Australia, a pattern that fueled doubts about their origin.<p>Fewer than a …

The Flight of the Birdman: Flappy Bird Creator Dong Nguyen Speaks Out

How did a chain-smoking geek from Hanoi design the viral hit Flappy Bird - and why did he walk away?<p>Last April, Dong Nguyen, a quiet 28-year-old who …

9 Things Great Leaders Say Every Day | Inc.com

Your words are among your greatest tools. They're a window into your vision, your values and your abilities. So, whether you're running a giant organization or just trying to herd a group toward a certain outcome, there are messages you need to communicate constantly in order to lead …

Team Building

5 Reasons Why Layoffs Should Be a Surprise | Inc.com

Now for a topic I'm sure I'll get angry letters about: layoffs.<p>There are two rules to a proper layoff: It should be kept secret, and it should include severance.<p>It sounds mean spirited and a lot of people will disagree with me. They'd say, let employees know as soon as you do so they'll have time …

The Workplace

Pagani: Taking on the Supercar World! - The Downshift Ep. 76

2013 McLaren 12C Spider Runs Wide Open in Marin County! - Epic Drives Ep. 26

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