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‎Finger Drift - Racing Game on the App Store

Best game overall<p>Apr 8, 2018<p>Fsvjtxbtdbkrvjr<p>This game is awesome, no doubt about it. I'm surprised, like others, that more people don’t know about …

Facebook's Workplace collaboration app for companies is here

We’ve known for more than two years that Facebook has been working on a version of its app for organizations. It’s now out of beta, has a new name and is available to everyone, and it’s called Workplace.<p>The idea is to streamline companies’ intranets and reduce the need to rely on multiple mediums …

How Design Thinking Helps Advance Pharmaceutical Treatment

Design thinking is a structured philosophy of putting the final user first and developing solutions to support that user experience. Forward-thinking …

UX Design

Here's what's behind Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan's $3 billion plan to cure all disease

Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan announced today that their foundation will donate $3 billion to fund a plan to "cure all disease" by the end of the 21st Century.<p>The goal isn't for no one to ever get sick, Chan, a pediatrician, explained, but it would mean a drastic reduction in the …

Mark Zuckerberg

Apple iPhone Calling Big Pharma: We Can Help You Develop Better Drugs

Image source: Getty Images.<p><b>Apple</b>'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone just scored its first big drug deal. Okay, I'm kidding, but not really. Through an app called PARADE -- short for "<b>Pa</b>tient <b>R</b>heumatoid <b>A</b>rthritis <b>D</b>ata from the R<b>e</b>al World" -- global healthcare company <b>GlaxoSmithKline</b> (NYSE: GSK)became the first big …

Unlock hidden features on your Canon dSLR

There are many hidden features inside your Canon dSLR. Magic Lantern is the key you need to unlock them.<p>Magic Lantern is one of the most popular firmware add-ons available, opening up many possibilities for photography and video. It's free, runs alongside the stock Canon firmware and new features …

9 Irrefutable Reasons You Should Start a Business Today

Some entrepreneurs are made. But many are born. Were you born to be an entrepreneur?<p>Starting a business is <i>hard</i>, both physically and emotionally. Doubt, anxiety, despair--along the way, every entrepreneur struggles with those feelings.<p>So why are company founders willing to face the vulnerability, …

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Best camera apps for iPhone: How to take the best photos possible!

Need more than the built-in camera on your iPhone? Try these great App Store alternatives!<p>Looking for the best iPhone apps for taking photos on your …

Drummer is a beautiful, minimal drum machine for iPhone

"The world of pro audio gear has not yet been hit by the <i>tidal wave</i> of the internet, nor by the….. <i>earthquake</i> of good design," howls Jake Lodwick. He’s the effervescent, manchild co-founder of Vimeo, and more recently of Elepath, a software development company based out of New York City’s hip …

18 successful startups that seemed crazy at first

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora.</i><p>What are the most ridiculous startup ideas that eventually became successful?<p><b>Answer by Michael Wolfe,</b> …

The Best Foods for Men

Abs aren’t built in the gym alone; you shop for them in your supermarket. We sampled and reviewed thousands of products to separate the dietary duds from the nutritional heroes. Your drool-worthy grocery list starts right here

Our Favorite Burger Recipes from Classic to "Crunchified"

Juicy burgers—from beef, to turkey, to veggie—that you'll want to get on your grill right now.<p><b>Fire up that grill already</b>—it's practically begging for one of these juicy burgers to make that delightful sizzling noise.

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Instagram is ready to take its shot

<b>The photo-sharing social media service has a fast-growing, hyper-engaged user base that advertisers love. Now it just needs to figure out how to make</b> …

Total Recall: LeBron's mighty mind

<i>Editor's note: This story was originally published on July 22, 2014. LeBron James' photographic memory originated ... many years before.</i><p>Playing video …

Basketball

Is Your Body Made For Running?

Even though running is the simplest and most convenient fitness activity, it's not for everyone, and some of us should probably avoid it altogether.<p>I've tried to run. In high school I ran to get ready for football. In college I ran middling distances because … well, I'm not sure why. It seemed like …

9 Things Rich People Do Differently Every Day

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What you do today matters. In fact, your daily habits may be a major determinant of your wealth.<p>"The metaphor I like is the avalanche," says Thomas Corley, the author of "Rich Habits: The Daily Success Habits Of Wealthy Individuals." "These habits …

Self-improvement

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Movie streaming app Popcorn Time is coming back from the dead — thanks to a torrent site

For a brief moment, watching movies via BitTorrent was just as easy as watching something on your Netflix queue.<p>The app Popcorn Time came out of nowhere a week ago with a slick interface that boiled down the messy torrenting experience into something simple. All you had to do was download the free …

Articles about raising barn on Dwell.com - Dwell

Agricultural buildings inspire a remote getaway in eastern Canada.<p>Edgar Lyall, a television writer, and Elizabeth Wise, a Lifetime network executive, bought a 1,000-square-foot 1941 prewar...<p>The Balancing Barn by the Dutch design stars MVRDV has gotten a fair bit of play around the web, but little …

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Corning exec slams sapphire -- rumored for Apple device

A Corning executive launched a blistering critique of sapphire crystal, used as a protective material for displays, on Tuesday. The subtext was obviously aimed at Apple.<p>In defense of its Gorilla Glass, Tony Tripeny, a senior vice president at Corning Glass, was asked the following question at the …

The Origin of the 8 Hour Work Day and Why We Should Rethink It

One of the most unchanged elements of our life today is our optimal work time or how long we should work -- generally, every person I've spoken to quotes me something close to 8 hours a day.<p>And data seems to confirm that: The average American works 8.8 hours every day. At least, those are the …

Time Management

Bottle Crate And Their Story

A typical bottle crate can hold thirty bottles, however the design of the crate leaves room for more to fit in. The Up & Down Box can hold twenty …

Selfies at night: Canadian photographer immerses himself in the wilderness - in pictures

Paul Zizka takes photos of himself in the wilderness of Canada. He began photographing night scenes but by adding himself into the shot he created a relationship between the central figure in the image and the nature around him. Paul uses the HDR technique to achieve these results

This Robotic Muscle Is 1,000 Times Stronger Than Yours

Researchers have developed a new robotic muscle that is 1,000 times stronger than a human's, thanks to a material with a wide range of …

The Power Flayers: 5 Best Performance SUVs

All five happily deliver scrambled groceries and scared children.

How to Buy a Vintage Watch

<i>Last Updated April, 2018.</i><p>A vintage 1966 Rolex GMT-Master is far from perfect. The painted markers may be discolored, cracked or, at the very least, …

In 2014, Accomplish More By Doing Less

Instead of bullying yourself into adopting new practices that are designed to overhaul your life for the better in 2014, consider finding the path to success by simply doing less.<p>The arctic blast of our fledgling 2014 offers a chilling reminder that the kindred warmth of the holiday season is …