Hussain Abrar

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I’ve been replaced by another woman and the pain is killing me

A young woman who thought she had everything mapped out perfectly is suddenly on her own – and the jealousy is unbearable. Mariella Frostrup says it’s hard but it’s time to look to the future<p><b>The dilemma</b> A year ago, my partner of 12 years (fiancé of five) told me he wanted to end our relationship. …

Relationships

The Apple Watch is no longer a device for the everyday consumer

Earlier this week, Apple unveiled the third iteration of its Apple Watch wearable device. It’s a third attempt at figuring out the market for a device that has still not found the widespread success that Apple’s other product lines, such as its iPhones, Macs, and iPads, have found.<p>Originally, the …

You can start a coding career without a degree — here’s how

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

Online Education

10 high-quality Apple Watch bands that cost under $20 each

If you’ve got an Apple Watch, you know how awesome this little gadget truly is. You can see all of your notification and so much more without ever …

Apple Watch

Facebook, Microsoft, and Google are raising the bar higher than ever for Apple

Facebook kicked it off in late April with its F8 conference, followed in early May by Microsoft Build, and then the just-completed Google I/O conference. This particularly Silicon Valley kind of marathon will conclude early next month, when Apple hosts its Worldwide Developers Conference …

Artificial Intelligence

Here's How Steve Jobs Drove Apple's Phenomenal Growth | Inc.com

"Innovate or die," declared management philosopher Peter Drucker. But innovation is easier said than done. Established players like Procter & Gamble have departments full of people devoted to continuously launching "new-and-improved" products, while investor-funded newcomers like Airbnb can afford …

Innovation

Caution Ahead: Uber's Financials Reveal Staggering Growth But Raise Many Questions

When facing bad public relations, one of the oldest plays in the playbook is to try and change the narrative. Execs are departing? You’re being sued over possibly stolen technology? Stories of sexual harassment in the workplace are making national news? How about you openly share some of your …

Sexual Harassment

SONY's new A4 tablet recreates the tangibility of writing on paper

apr 11, 2017<p>despite the countless new note-taking devices that technology throws at us, there’s something about the tangibility of putting pen to …

The smartphone is eventually going to die, and then things are going to get really crazy

Make no mistake: We're still probably at least a decade away from any kind of meaningful shift away from the smartphone. (And if we're all cyborgs by 2027, I'll happily eat my words. Assuming we're still eating at all, I guess.)<p>Yet, piece by piece, the groundwork for the eventual demise of the …

Augmented Reality

Crash: how computers are setting us up for disaster

We increasingly let computers fly planes and carry out security checks. Driverless cars are next. But is our reliance on automation dangerously diminishing our skills?<p>When a sleepy Marc Dubois walked into the cockpit of his own aeroplane, he was confronted with a scene of confusion. The plane was …

Autonomous Cars

Cut The Clutter With DART, The World's Smallest Laptop Charger

<b>The Trouble With Laptop Chargers</b><p>The chargers are my least favorite thing about laptops. I get quite a few of laptops through here for testing and almost every one uses a different, proprietary charger. The chargers are usually big, ugly and heavy. Even Apple’s. When I travel, I have to bring the …

Gear & Gadgets

Your brilliant Kickstarter idea could be on sale in China before you’ve even finished funding it

Shenzhen, China<p>Yekutiel Sherman couldn’t believe his eyes.<p>The Israeli entrepreneur had spent one year designing the product that would make him rich—a smartphone case that unfolds into a selfie stick. He had drawn up prototypes, secured some minimal funds from his family, and launched a …

Intellectual Property

The 21 Principles of Persuasion

How is it that certain people are so incredibly persuasive? Can we all harness those skills? After studying the most influential political, social, business and religious leaders, and trying countless techniques out myself, these are the 21 critical lessons I’ve identified to persuading people. …

Can we trust self-driving cars?

Trust is complex and varied, and so are the technologies in question<p>In 2016, self-driving cars went mainstream. Uber’s autonomous vehicles became ubiquitous in neighborhoods where I live in Pittsburgh, and briefly in San Francisco. The U.S. Department of Transportation issued new regulatory …

Autonomous Cars

11 hilarious naysayers who criticized the first iPhone 10 years ago

Behold, many wrong men<p>A phone without buttons?! LOL, good one, Steve. Exactly what have you been sniffing?<p>The audience laughed nervously when Steve …

Teenager invents phone charger that uses power from your body

A new gadget means smartphones can now be charged using the power of the human body.<p>HandEnergy allows users to charge the battery on their phone …

2017: Here's what you should be paying attention to

A year is an incredibly long time in tech, but here are a few things you should be keeping an eye out for as the year progresses.<p>With 2016 drawing to …

Kaby Lake

Volkswagen is moving toward in-car payments

Volkswagen recently acquired PayByPhone, a Canadian mobile payments company, for an undisclosed amount, according to The Wall Street Journal.<p>PayByPhone allows customers to use mobile apps, as well as calls and texts, to pay for parking spaces in select cities, including Boston, San Francisco, and …

Car Tech

Amazon is opening a physical store without checkout lanes or cashiers

For decades, grocery stores have dreamed of fully automated technology that would allow them to dispense with cashiers altogether. But self-checkout systems introduced so far have been clunky and wound up just shifting a lot of work from store employees onto the customer.<p>On Monday, Amazon …

The 27 best startups that launched this year

While 2016 might have spelled trouble for some well-established startups, it also saw the birth of companies tackling things like a cure for cancer, life-saving drones, and competition for Uber.<p>Business Insider spoke to founders and venture capitalists and took a look at funding data to identify …

Startups

Future Apple Watch models could be slimmer as patent illustrates haptic motor in wristband

A patent application published today could herald slimmer Apple Watch models as the company describes a method of moving the haptic motor from the watch to the band. Taps to the wrist could then be delivered by the band rather than the Watch.<p>Apple specifically cites space-saving as the benefit of …

Apple AirPods review: wireless that wows, earbuds that don't

If wireless is the future, AirPods will only get some of us there<p>Wireless is the future." That’s how Apple CEO Tim Cook justified removing the headphone jack from the newest line of iPhones. You won’t need a headphone jack in the future, Cook argued, because wires will be a thing of the past.<p>To …

Tech Trends

Apple's 'spaceship' campus looks like a futuristic, solar-powered fortress in new drone video

A number of drone videos have captured the construction of the new UFO-style Apple Campus 2, but this latest video is the best look we've had yet.<p>The …

Sir Jony Ive reflects on the nature of objects, the fragility of ideas, and 20 years of Apple design

Many of us can remember our first encounter with an Apple product. For a rare few, it may have been the Apple 1 (1976). For some, the turning point was the iMac (1998). And who can forget the frenzy surrounding the iPod’s debut some 15 years ago, or the iPhone (2007), the iPad (2010), and most …

Product Design

This iPad accessory is about to up-end the whole 3D imaging industry

From 360 video to 3D emoji, there's a big movement from Microsoft and others to make 3D imagery accessible to everyone. However, the act of scanning …

20 Profound Ways to Instantly Reduce Your Stress

Stress. Yes, we all have it. And yes, you can manage it like a boss.<p>How's your stress level? Well, whatever it is, know that it's human to stress.<p>But the good news is that we can manage it, and certainly minimize it, by making some positive changes. That is, of course, all dependent on the life …

Self-help