Edna Tamer

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Tip of the Day: How to Search Your Photos

Sifting through hundreds of pictures when you’re looking for one in particular can be a nightmare. Though we still can’t tag our photos or add descriptions in the iOS Photos app, Apple has added a new feature that allows users to search their images by location, date, time, and even album name. …

Follow Our 'Top iOS 8 Tips' Magazine on Flipboard

Due to popular demand, we're publishing the best of our ongoing "Tip of the Day" series as a Flipboard magazine to help you take advantage of all the hidden features of iOS 8. Follow our <i>Top iOS 8 Tips</i> magazine on Flipboard and get regular updates with time-saving tips on everything from Apple Pay …

Berlin Wall: Commemoration and caution? | Germany

The 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall has been tempered with warnings of a new Cold War. <br>German chancellor Angela Merkel has been leading the celebrations in the capital.<p>She was among thousands of East Berliners who streamed into the West in 1989 when Communist authorities bowed to …

25 Years After The Fall Of The Wall, These Photos Merge Past And Present, East And West

On November 9, 1989, thousands of East Berliners headed to the borders that had separated them from the western part of their city and demanded to be allowed to cross. That night, the people on both sides of the Berlin Wall brought down the barrier between East and West, reuniting a city that had …

8 foods to help you sleep

According to a recent poll by the National Sleep Foundation, 63 percent of Americans say their sleep needs are not being met during the week. Whether your lack of shut-eye is due to a difficult job, a stressful environment or jet lag, not getting enough quality sleep can lead to serious health …

Why do women outnumber men in technology in the Gulf?

There are proportionally more female tech entrepreneurs in the Middle East than anywhere else in the world, according to a recent US study.<p>So why are so many Arab women getting into this field? Is it a sign of increasing gender equality or is it because careers in technology fit with traditional …

This Woman Invented a Way to Run 30 Lab Tests on Only One Drop of Blood | WIRED

Phlebotomy. Even the word sounds archaic—and that’s nothing compared to the slow, expensive, and inefficient reality of drawing blood and having it …

Meet the Woman Who Spends Her Entire Day on Instagram

Brina Lee knows her way around a filter.<p>How many times a day do you go on Instagram? If you're Brina Lee, it's more than the normal user. And it's not because she's addicted to taking selfies. It's because as Instagram's first female engineer, it's literally her job. We spoke to Lee about how she …

Gender Equality

5 reasons technology world needs more geek girls

"It was like taking a big leap of faith."<p>That's how Regina Agyare describes her decision back in 2012 to leave her well-paid job at a major international bank in Ghana's capital Accra to follow her dream and embark on her own entrepreneurial journey. Having worked for six years as the bank's only …

7 Brilliant Women in Tech

Hey, there are some women in the tech sector who really get stuff done. My team and I really wanted to highlight some disruptors who we haven't …

22 Of The Most Powerful Women Engineers In The World

Then again, it can be absolutely wonderful.<p>There's a huge push these days to encourage more girls to learn to code and to hire more women engineers once they graduate. The tech industry knows it can't fill all the jobs it has while discouraging half the population from joining the industry. It also …

10 Women Scientists Who Should Be Famous (or More Famous)

No Comment<p>Not counting well-known women science Nobelists like Marie Curie or individuals such as Jane Goodall, Rosalind Franklin, and Rachel Carson, …

Embracing the Cycle of Life in India’s Holiest City

Photo by Trujillo Paumier<p>The empty sandy shore across the Ganges from Varanasi is faintly visible from the Chet Singh ghat.<p>When a traveler faces his …

A Pilgrimage to France’s Holy Waters

Two days after I get sued for unpaid hospital bills, I fly to Lourdes, France. I figure I have a better chance with a miracle cure than with …

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Drawnimal goes free as Apple’s latest Free App of the Week

It’s Thursday, and this can only mean one thing: the awesome <i>Darklings</i> game goes back up to its regular price as Apple gets to bring another iOS …

How Simple Mini Habits Can Change Your Life

<b>“The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance.” ~Alan Watts</b><p>It was late 2012, just after Christmas, …

Souls of Zen – Buddhism, Ancestors, and the 2011 Tsunami in Japan | OEN

I’m not the sort to discuss movies that require payment, I tend to have a preference towards films that are free for all to view. No matter your …

You’re Not Behind; You’re Just on Your Own Path

<b>“To wish you were someone else is to waste the person you are.” ~Sven Goran Eriksson</b><p>Endlessly comparing ourselves to others and idealizing their best …

That’s How the Light Gets In. ~ Kayla Gonchar

Everybody is always running from something, whether they want to admit it or not: a test, family problems, work and almost always themselves.<p>We have …

A Simple But Powerful Way to Kick The Worry Habit

<b>By Abby Seixas</b><p><b>“Worry often gives a small thing a big shadow.” ~ Swedish proverb</b><p>I’m a worrier by nature, and I come by it honestly. My mother was …

Getting Back to Our First Nature: Why the Mind Is the Key

When the importance of some form of meditation is pointed out to us, we often think we are being told about an esoteric, high-level, Buddhist practice, something largely unnecessary for ordinary folks. We imagine that meditation is an add-on for the elite and the few; and largely pursued by those …

Study Finds Meditation and Yoga Affect Brain, Body and Genes, In a Good Way, Warding Off Stress and Disease

Relaxation Response vs Stress Response.<p>A Harvard psychiatrist is working on getting to the bottom of this meditation thing with a new study on the …

50 Quotes to Help You Let Go and Live

<i>“Some people believe holding on and hanging in there are signs of great strength. However, there are times when it takes much more strength to know</i> …

Why Do Dogs Eat Grass? It’s Not Why You Think

Brain scientists in recent years have discovered a number of surprising ways that the brain influences our overall health, as well as how our …

How to be a Master of Illusion and Maintain Your Post-Meditation Composure

<b>By Guest Author Chad Foreman, The Way of Meditation</b><p>Post-meditation is an important time for a meditator. A powerful method for keeping meditative …

The 3 Stages of Awakening

<i>Editor’s Note: Richard Harvey. psychotherapist, author and spiritual teacher, answers questions about the threefold model of human awakening.</i><p><i>You</i> …

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The Greatest Act of Love Is Letting Go

<b>“Accept what is, let go of what was, and have faith in what will be.” ~Sonia Ricotti</b><p>I was brought up in a family and culture that was riddled with …