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23 amazing recipes made with 3 ingredients or fewer

Meals should not be brief. We like to linger at the table, sneaking cold potatoes with our fingers and refilling our wine glasses and talking and …

Bose's best headphones are even better wireless

When it comes to headphones, it can sometimes be easy to forget about Bose. The company doesn't debut new models as frequently as the competition, choosing instead to focus on quality, comfort and its highly touted noise-canceling tech. Bose's previous noise-canceling model, the QC25, has been …

The seven Brian De Palma movies coming to Metrograph that will turn you into a superfan

Provocatively, director Brian De Palma likes to tell the story about how, as a teenager, he secretly pursued his dad, a surgeon, with a camera to get …

Cannes: Critics Debate ‘Elle’ and Other Divisive Pics of 2016 Festival

Owen Gleiberman: Today I saw my final film of the festival, Paul Verhoeven’s “Elle,” starring Isabelle Huppert as an outwardly placid and …

Paul Verhoeven
World Economy

9. Bowling For Columbine (2002)

Michael Moore is considered to be something of a joke nowadays, but there's no denying that Bowling For Columbine - arguably his most famous film - …

Bowling

6 useful Apple Pencil apps for people who don’t draw

When I purchased a 12.9-inch iPad Pro back in November, I bought an Apple Pencil to go with it. When I decided <i>against</i> the 12.9-inch iPad Pro, I kept my Apple Pencil.<p>Even though I don’t draw, I found a lot of other ways the Apple Pencil fit into my workflow. And I knew Apple would release a smaller …

Children as young as seven are 'sexting' at school, teachers say

Children as young as seven have been caught ‘sexting’ in school, with more than half of all teachers in the UK aware of pupils using social media to share sexual messages, pictures and videos.<p>In one case, girls in year 9 got hold of explicit selfies of one of their classmates and began showing the …

How to cook the perfect egg

Eggs are the breakfast cook's best friend: creamy little packages of comfort, requiring nothing more than salt to shine. And there's no breakfast …

Techncore.com

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Hours: Building the Ideal Time Tracking Service

There is a reason why almost every time tracking service out there says it takes the pain out of time tracking. Time tracking stinks! For companies, …

Apple Watch

26 More Awesome and Creative Uses for Evernote

<3<p>While brainstorming for my previous post, 7 Awesome Uses of Evernote for Travelers, I found some really inventive ways to use this app in ways …

Productivity

The New Way To Focus At Work (And At Home)

The authors of <i>Getting to It!</i> show us how to eliminate distractions and concentrate on the projects that make us more successful -- and happy.<p>Because of our work in the training field, we encounter many people who are overburdened at work. They tell us about their current workload, and then mention …

Time Management
Education

Make the most of Apple Music with these 10 tips and tricks

Apple Music isn’t for everyone — in fact, it might only be for people over the age of 35. Nonetheless, it’s quickly become a prominent player within …

Zane Lowe

Egypt has developed a game-changing low-power water desalination technique

About 71 percent of the Earth’s surface is covered by water, but unfortunately most of that liquid nourishment isn’t suitable for drinking because …

Desalination

The greatest indie movie soundtracks of all time

<i>THE VIRGIN SUICIDES</i> (1999)<p>As the 90s drew to a close, French duo Air invented a new sound for suburban dysfunction and defined an era with their hopelessly dreamy original film score for Sofia Coppola’s dark and whimsical directorial debut <i>The Virgin Suicides</i>. When Air spoke to us about the iconic …

Computers 'do not improve' pupil results, says OECD

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1193000/1193598_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522226330_664f10e0d4c156ab8e9ca90a6b3a25e0<p><b>Investing heavily in school computers and classroom technology does not improve pupils' performance, says a global study from the OECD.</b><p>The think tank …

Education

10 Most Popular (+ Safest) Countries To Travel Solo

Is that "Travel" Pinterest board reaching an astronomical number of pins? Has another year has passed without that passport even being been touched? There's no time like the present, ladies! If you are planning on embarking on a solo trip or are just toying with the idea, know that you are going to …

European Travel

China’s direct investment in Africa: Reality versus myth

China continues to generate controversy with its rapidly growing investments in Africa. However, new research reveals that some of the West’s biggest …

Economic Development

Students and teachers will love these new Google Docs and Classroom features

Google held an event today in San Francisco, and the topic was Classroom and its productivity suite, which consists of Docs, Sheets, Slides, and …

Education Technology

Mobile Banking Could Take Over The Developing World

A new Brookings Institution report says financial tech is helping to close the economic gender gap and connect marginalized communities that lack access to banks.<p>According to the World Bank, 2 billion people around the world live on the margins of the formal financial system. That's 2 billion …

The International Landscape Photographer Of The Year Winners Will Leave You Breathless

For the second year in a row, professional and amateur landscape photographers from all over the world submitted entries to the International Landscape Photographer of the Year competition. The contest, which received 2,604 submissions, aims to select the 101 best landscape images to be made into a …

Landscape Photography

A Great New Tool to Help You Integrate Technology In Your Lesson Plans

August 26, 2015<br>Lesson Flows is a new service provided by Common Sense Graphite to enable teachers to effectively integrate technology in their lesson …

WhatsApp for web is now iOS friendly

Facebook-owned chat messenger WhatsApp launched a web client earlier this year, but the QR code you need to scan to access it didn't work for iOS devices. If you felt left out that time, update your app and check for "WhatsApp Web" in the Settings section, because the web client is now available …

10 apps that should be core smartphone features

So I trawled the hundreds of apps I’ve installed, and compiled a “top 10” of the ones I feel wouldn’t look out-of-place integrated into a phone’s inner workings.<p>It’s worth noting here that these aren’t necessarily the best built or designed apps out there — it’s more about the core functionality. …

Apps

6 apps for people who are easily distracted at work (a.k.a., everyone)

How often do you feel distracted at work? All the time, right? I bet those distractions keep you from getting a lot of stuff accomplished on a …

Time Management