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Why Telegram has become the hottest messaging app in the world

Secret messages and advanced cryptography pose a challenge to WhatsApp<p>When WhatsApp went down for four hours this weekend, nearly 5 million people signed up for messaging service Telegram. The app skyrocketed to the top of the App Store charts, and is now the top free app in 46 countries from …

The Myth Of The Bell Curve: Look For The Hyper-Performers

There is a long standing belief in business that people performance follows the <b>Bell Curve</b> (also called the Normal Distribution). This belief has been embedded in many business practices: performance appraisals, compensation models, and even how we get graded in school. <i>(Remember “grading by the</i> …

Can Apple Or Anyone Build A Wearable Device That Consumers Really Want?

In its January 2014 issue, Wired magazine’s cover story was all about wearable smart devices and the inevitability of their ubiquity. Somehow, I am not yet a believer that is what lies ahead anytime soon. Before Steve Jobs conjured up the iPod, the iPhone and the iPad, nobody knew such simple and …

25 Decor Ideas That Make Small Bathrooms Feel Bigger

Before you contemplate moving, you need to check out this list.<p>Whether it's a tiny powder room or a shower stall with barely enough room to scrub, a small bathroom can make mornings even worse than they already are. But you don't need to move, you just need some strategic styling. We've got 20+ …

Pumpkin Smoothie

Leesten. And heer me. You must make these tonight, tomorrow, and next week. As simple and throw-together as they are, I promise they’ll be one of the …

Creamy Dairy-Free Pumpkin Smoothie | Flo and Grace

Creamy Dairy-Free Pumpkin Smoothie<p>Total Time: 3 minutes<p>Yield: Serves 2<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups ALMOND MILK<br>• 1/2 cup cooked PUMPKIN PUREE<br>• 1/4 cup raw WALNUTS<br>• 1 …

Tag: DIY

DIY: How to Clean and Care for Garden Pruners<p>by Erin Boyle<p>How to Repot an Orchid (Without Killing It)<p>by Kristina Hacker<p>How to Navigate the NYC Flower …

DIY: Rustic Gate Clasp

A project for beachcombers: stones collected from the shore, strung together to form a simple gate clasp.<p>Above: A set of five hand-drilled stones …

8 Stylish Rugs Under $500

None of these sacrifice style or break the bank<p>The right 5' x 8' rug can make a statement in any room — and none of these sacrifice style or break the bank.