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This 100-Year-Old To-Do List Method Promises Maximum Productivity

It’s called the Ivy Lee Method.<p>When you’re writing your to-do list, it’s tempting to write down all the tasks you might <i>possibly</i> get done the …

Time Management

A step-by-step guide to get richer, healthier, and happier in 31 days

If you don't yet have a plan for 2018, you might be in trouble.<p>Lucky for you, we've already made a plan for you. Above is our 31-day guide to starting off a healthy, wealthy, happy year. Each day is accompanied by a task, along with a quick explanation, below, of why it's important.<p>Read on to find …

UC Berkeley

In Just 2 Words, Sheryl Sandberg Said 1 Thing Separates Those Who Achieve From Those Who Only Dream | Inc.com

Want to achieve more? Take a page from Sheryl Sandberg, and start ruthlessly prioritizing.<p>Here's why.<p>Many people get things done. They consistently check items off their to-do lists. They're extremely busy -- but are they accomplishing what matters most? Are they achieving what they truly hope to …

Sheryl Sandberg

The Ultimate Guide to the Regions of Italy

Italy is a place that’s as diverse as it is beautiful, and its inhabitants are not only passionate about their own region, but also the country as a …

LattePanda Internet Of Things Mini PC Now Available To Purchase From $89 (video)

A new windows 10 mini PC has been launched this week called the LattePanda, specifically designed for Internet of Things projects, robotics and …

Raspberry Pi

This Smartwatch Is Beating Apple & Google At Their Own Game

There are plenty of smartwatches on the market today. Unlike the Apple Watch, Android Wear, and other models carrying a hefty price tag, the <b>Ticwatch</b> …

Smartwatches

19 Ridiculously Clever Products That Will Level Up Your Meal Prep

You're about to be a meal prep master.

Set Up a Raspberry Pi as a Live Streaming Camera That Broadcasts to YouTube

If you’ve ever wanted to live stream to YouTube but didn’t want to spend much money to do so, MakeUseOf has a guide for setting up a Raspberry Pi as …

9 Things Ultra Productive People Do Every Day

When it comes to productivity, the little things make all the difference. These 9 hacks will increase your productivity today.<p>Co-author of Emotional Intelligence 2.0 and President at TalentSmart<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The article was originally published on Dec.</i> …

Time Management

The Bullet Journal helped me get my life in order — and it can seriously help you, too

If you’re like me, you’re probably juggling a few organizational methods at once.<p>Until recently, my system involved a combination of cryptic …

Productivity

60 Keyboard Shortcuts That Will Make You More Productive | Inc.com

That's what's so great about keyboard shortcuts. They make you way more productive.<p>Every day your work probably requires you to navigate lots of different operating systems, browsers, and software. That's why I've previously shared some brilliant hacks to make your life simpler--especially if you …

Keyboard Shortcuts

This Tool Can Help You Disappear from the Internet

Between election bile, fake news, and just plain exhaustion, we may be entering a down cycle for social media. If you’re interested in downsizing …

Fake News

20 smart ways to save electricity

U.S. Dept. of Energy

8 Biggest Time Wasters That Kill Your Productivity

The average person spends 118 minutes per day on social media. Is it worth it?<p>We all wish that we could be more productive. But, how is that possible when assignments keep piling up, the latest season of <i>Orange is the New Black</i> just appeared on Netflix, and you have a flurry of emails, texts, and …

Time Management

Kaspersky accuses Microsoft of anticompetitive bundling of antivirus software | Ars Technica

In some situations, Windows 10 will disable third party anti-malware products.<p>Billionaire Russian anti-virus developer Eugene Kaspersky has penned an …

Malware

You Don't Need to Wash Your Coffee Mug Every Day

If you are the type of lazybones who, rather than washing their coffee cup after each use, simply pours fresh coffee over the evaporated residue of …

Coffee

Google's ad-tracking just got more intrusive. Here's how to opt out

Google now has the option to combine everything it knows about you from its Gmail, YouTube and other applications - including personally identifiable …

Privacy

Transcript: Here are words Trump just used to talk about 'the cyber'

The following is an unedited transcript of Donald Trump talking about "the cyber" at the first 2016 presidential debate, courtesy of our friends at <i>Vox</i>. (You can read the full transcript here.) Try to comprehend it at your own risk.<p>Lester Holt, Moderator: Our next segment is called securing America. …

Donald Trump

You've been charging your smartphone wrong

But it's partially our fault because we've been charging them wrong this whole time.<p>Many of us have an ingrained notion that charging our smartphones in small bursts will cause long-term damage to their batteries, and that it's better to charge them when they're close to dead.<p>But we couldn't be …

Tech Trends

This Is The Most Likely Reason Why You Feel Successful But Still Aren’t Happy

Most of our successes fall into one of three categories, and we can rarely have all of them at once.<p>“How can I succeed?”<p>It’s a question many of us ask ourselves and have trouble answering. Because what is success, anyway? Is it writing a book and selling a million copies? Winning awards? Or just …

Box Office

How To Jumpstart A Lucrative Career In Data Science

Data science has been dubbed the sexiest career of the 21st century, according to Harvard Business Review. The discipline involves using a variety of tools and analytical methods to compile and interpret data, usually to help companies gain insights and make predictions.<p>According to Glassdoor, the …

Data Science

One question my daughter can’t stand: ‘How was your day?’

QMy 6-year-old hates it when I ask her questions about her day. She rarely opens up to me about the things that happened at school or the friends she made. How do I communicate to her that I’m interested in what she has to say without asking questions? I’ve tried sitting in silence and waiting for …

3 high-tech camping gadgets to help you face the wilderness

Technology-infused camping is here to stay.<p>So before you decide to tough out this summer’s rainstorms by hiding in a soggy tent or chug cold coffee to stay awake on a hike, consider picking up a few of the new high-tech products that have been designed to make the great outdoors a little more …

Retro

This easy Mac shortcut makes an emoji keyboard pop up anywhere you can type

Every now and then, it's fun to type an emoji, even when no emoji keyboard appears to be present.<p>Like this 👍.<p>If you're on a Mac, there's a simple three key command that will change the game.<p><b>Just hold down control + command + the space bar at the same time anytime you see a cursor.</b><p>Up pops an emoji …

Emoji

4 Powerful Ways To Awaken Your Life's Purpose

Nietzsche said, "He who has a why to live for can bear almost any how."<p>If you're feeling tired, burned out, or just stuck, awakening your sense of "why" can be a powerful way to build resilience and thrive. A strong sense of purpose is the everyday awareness and conscious acknowledgment that you …

Happiness

The 8 fastest-growing tech skills worth over $110,000

Job-hunting site Dice prides itself on helping IT pros navigate which skills to pursue. It just concluded an analysis of its database of 80,000-plus tech jobs from April 2015 through April 2016 to determine the fastest-growing skills based on job openings.<p>We then cross-checked those skills against …

Big Data

Facebook has another hidden inbox you probably didn't realise was there

Users discover hundreds of ‘filtered’ messages buried behind a series of menus that they didn’t know existed<p>Users have discovered hundreds of messages locked in a hidden inbox within Facebook’s messaging system.<p>The inbox, accessible on the web or Facebook Messenger apps for smartphones and tablets, …

Social Media

30 Samsung Galaxy S7 And S7 Edge Tips And Tricks You Should Know About

Last month, Samsung announced the Samsung Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 Edge. Right out of the gate, the devices received strong reviews. Consumer Reports even called Samsung’s new flagships “the best smartphones” and now the devices sit atop its <i>Ratings</i>. The S7 and S7 Edge smartphones are packed with …

Apps

19 Different Foods That Surprisingly Bloom Beautiful Flowers

In January, we showed you what some of your favorite foods look like growing in their natural habitats. Now, as winter melts into spring, we're looking at some of the most floral-tastic versions of common fruits and vegetables. Did you know that onions, lemons, and soybeans are all flowering …

Habitats