Sania Hamid

20 Added | 7 Magazines | 3 Likes | 2 Following | 1 Follower | @hamidsania | Keep up with Sania Hamid on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Sania Hamid”

Can You Smell Your Way to a Better Brain? Science Says Yes.

Having trouble focusing? Remembering things? Here are some easy tips to improve your brain power.<p>A wildly underrated member of the five senses, your sense of smell has a powerful effect on your brain's many functions. Any odor you breathe in affects your limbic system, which governs emotional …

Essential Oils

How to answer an insanely hard brain teaser interview question without seeming nervous

<i>"How many people are currently online in Germany?"</i><p><i>"How many windows are there in New York City?"</i><p>And, most importantly: <i>"How the heck do you answer these crazy questions?"</i><p>If you're interviewing for a tech job, chances are you'll get thrown one of these brain teaser questions at some point during the …

New York City

36 Websites That Will Save Your Startup Time and Money

Here is a list of some of the best sites to know. They range from project management to motivation to e-commerce.<p>If you're in the process of launching a startup, you'll be happy to know the internet offers you a wealth of resources that will make your job as an entrepreneur much easier. One of the …

Small Business

21 Vinaigrette Recipes That Your Salads Need

A well-made vinaigrette is a thing of beauty. Here are some recipes to try with your salads, from traditional to creative.<p><b>Bracing, bright, acidic, and emulsified</b>: We love a good vinaigrette. Here are 21 of 'em, for all your salad-type needs.


Google just published a free, three-month course on deep learning

Get ready to do some deep dreaming of your own<p>Google wants to teach you deep learning — if you're ready that is. The tech giant has launched a free course explaining the machine learning technique that underpins so many of its services. (Google uses deep learning for everything from speech …

Machine Learning

Virtual Reality And A Parallel Universe Of Cyberclones

Sampriti Bhattacharyya Contributor<p>Sampriti Bhattacharyya is a PhD candidate in robotics at MIT and founder of Hydroswarm.<p>One of the biggest technology trends of 2015 was virtual reality (VR), from Oculus Rift to Google’s cardboard headsets.<p>TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2015 saw a lot of VR experiences …

Virtual Reality

10 Websites To Help You Become Smarter

In an age of so much information, it’s a whimsical thing to find people burning all their time on social media. You can only get ahead in this world …

The Costs of Rescuing Matt Damon Movie Characters Dwarf the U.S. Military Budget

It's almost as much as the military budgets of the U.S., China, and Russia. Combined.<p>Matt Damon characters are very expensive. Specifically, the …

Matt Damon

The 10 best devices to turn your home into a smart home

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Amazon The modern "smart home" is still learning. It's still something we have to put in quotes like that. In the tech world's rush to …

Smart Homes

RANKED: The 10 best TV shows of 2015

It's not just a feeling. We now know it for a fact: There were 409 scripted TV programs in 2015, a new record. And you just can't see them all.<p>To sit down and name the 10 best shows of the hundreds that aired and streamed this year is a herculean task. So for this list of 2015's best shows, we …


TK evergreen Bitcoin cryptocurrency price article blog post

Currency has gone from cows to coins to paper to plastic. The next big disruption? We could all be spending digital dough.<p>The next time you pull a tattered $5 bill out of your pocket to pay for a coffee, consider the fact that you’re handling one of society’s oldest and most important inventions: …

​8 things you should never tell a job interviewer — even if they're true

And indeed, candor will usually increase both participants' chances of ending up with the right fit.<p>But there are some statements that can hurt your odds if you're honest about them with your interviewer. Here are eight to avoid.


Lillee batted with an aluminium bat on this day

During the first Test of the 1979-80 Test series against England, then-Australian pacer Dennis Lillee played the first-innings on 14th and 15th …


Apple creating its own display screens: Reports

Apple is reportedly developing its own display screens to reduce its dependence on third-party suppliers like Samsung. The company has opened a …


Stay Informed

For the best experience use inshorts app on your smartphone<p>Error : 404<p>Page not found<p>For the best experience use inshorts app on your smartphone


Carrie Fisher Almost Starred And Other Interesting Facts About ‘Clue’

Making movies out of board games has become something of a trend these days (lookin’ at you, <i>Ouiji</i>), but back in the early ’80s, the idea of turning a children’s toy into a feature length film was quite outlandish. Even more outlandish, still, was trying to emulate the chance endings that came with …

11 apps 'The 4-Hour Workweek' author Tim Ferriss uses every day


One Trick To Help Make Better PowerPoint Presentations |

Anytime you need to give a PowerPoint presentation, you'll want to be sure that you are keeping your audience interested and engaged. This requires more than just showing slides on a screen and reading text aloud. In fact, relying on such a strategy will more than likely leave your viewers focused …


The 10 (or 20) best movies of 2015, according to Indie Focus writer Mark Olsen

Anyone who would say it was a weak year for movies wasn't looking in the right places. From the furiously sprawling to the finely detailed, there was a wide array of work hitting screens at both the multiplex and the art house this year that felt vital, wildly plugged-in and deeply engaged with the …