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5 Exercises That Train Your Brain for Happiness and Success

You have an estimated 70,000 thoughts per day. That's 70,000 chances to build yourself up or tear yourself down.<p>If you call yourself names, doubt …

Investigators complete seven-hour Cambridge Analytica HQ search

Officials raid firm’s London offices amid allegations it may have illegally acquired data<p>Investigators from Britain’s data watchdog have spent nearly seven hours searching the London offices of Cambridge Analytica.<p>Eighteen enforcement officers entered the Cambridge Analytica headquarters in …

Cambridge Analytica

Mark Zuckerberg says he’s ‘open’ to testifying to Congress, fixes will cost ‘many millions’ and he ‘feels really bad’

In a wide-ranging interview, the Facebook CEO admitted that the social networking giant may have made mistakes in opening up its network so much a decade ago.<p>While not definitively saying yes, Mark Zuckerberg says he’s “open” to testifying before members of Congress regarding Facebook’s recent …

Cambridge Analytica

This Infographic Breaks Down 52 of The Most Common Misconceptions

You'd think that in the age of the internet, where more information than we can possibly consume in several lifetimes is at our fingertips, stubborn …

14 Netflix Series And Movies That Will Totally @#$%&! You Up

If Black Mirror wasn't enough for you, here are some picks with more nightmares, disturbing visions, and very weird plots.<p><i>This post was translated from Portuguese.</i>

Entertainment

I learned how to control a screen with my mind, and the strange technique could have some major benefits

The technique, called neurofeedback, involves teaching people to control their own brain waves, and backers like DeVos have peddled it as a panacea for everything from increased happiness to improved athletic performance.<p>Neurofeedback is not a silver bullet for all that ails us, however, as my …

Uber Really Seriously Promises Flying Cars by 2020

Uber is more than fly-curious about taking ridesharing to the air. The company announced Tuesday that it plans to roll out a network of flying cars …

IKEA offers affordable smart home lighting to broke millennials

IKEA is opening smart home lighting up to the masses with an affordable collection of app-controlled lightbulbs.<p>The TRÅDFRI collection is a series of cheap smart lightbulbs and accessories. The lights only glow on the white spectrum. Features include timers and color temperature control, which are …

Home Automation

How Apple can silence the haters, crush Google and Microsoft, and build a thousand-year empire

But Cook's far-reaching calendar already seems to be in trouble, with an ever-growing list of rivals and weaknesses threatening to undermine the Apple empire.<p>Just consider:<p>Google's homebuilt Pixel phones are innovating where iPhone stagnates.<br>• Microsoft is now building PCs and tablets that turn more …

Google Glass

The future of AI: 10 scenarios IBM is already working on

While there's fear about artificial intelligence taking jobs or wiping out humanity, IBM sees the future in far more practical terms. It's using AI …

Elon Musk: I can fix South Australia power network in 100 days or it's free

The Tesla founder says he can build a 100MW battery storage farm within 100 days or provide the system free of charge<p>Elon Musk, the billionaire co-founder of electric car giant Tesla, has thrown down a challenge to the South Australian and federal governments, saying he can solve the state’s energy …

Energy

Even in middle age, your best running days may still be ahead of you

Elite road racers make running look effortless. While most of us appear to be in pain, their cadence and form belie any of that misery. But there’s good news, middle-of-the-pack runners, because we may have the last laugh: New research shows that while elite runners peak at age 35, the rest of us …

Marathons

Mobile UX Design Principles for Travel Apps

If the Internet has put the world at our fingertips, mobile apps—especially mobile travel apps—have put it beneath our thumbs.<p>The only problem is …

Say These Silly Things To A Designer And See What Happens

<b>Designers are</b> some of the most tolerant people out there—ask any one of them, and you’ll find they have a portfolio of head-scratching cliental …

BlackBerry is no longer a phone company

Mobile World Congress 2017 concluded on Thursday, but as usual all the devices had been announced on the opening weekend, starting with TCL’s BlackBerry KeyOne. Buried in the news of the fourth BlackBerry device running Android was a big change for the company: BlackBerry no longer makes devices; …

Mobile

Persuasive Strategy into Your Small Business Web Design

Web design is one of the most effective marketing tools for a small online business. Answer these design questions to power your site goals.<p>Web …

Web Design

How self-driving cars are poised to move into the mainstream and upend the automotive industry

The self-driving car is no longer a futuristic fantasy. Consumers can already buy vehicles that, within a few years time, will get software updates enabling them to hit the road without the need for a driver.<p>This autonomous revolution will upend the automotive sector and disrupt huge swaths of the …

Car Tech

4 Designers Dish on How to Make the Mood Board of Your Dreams

We’re a few months into 2017, and the year of the rooster is already shaping up to be one for the books. We mean, you saw Lady Gaga’s halftime show, right? While everyone from celebs to politicians are giving us reason to seek out some type of artistic outlet, you might need a little extra help to …

Demographics of the Top 7 Social Networks [Infographic]

There are 2.8 billion people on social media (that's 37% of the world's population!), and knowing who's doing what on which social platforms can be …

9 of the best resources for learning HTML and CSS

Learning HTML and CSS can feel like a bit of an uphill struggle, especially because there's almost too much information out there. Where do you even …

What foods look like before they're harvested may shock you

Having the modern conveniences of just running out to the store and picking up whatever you could possibly want to eat has very few drawbacks. However, you never really get to see what goes into making your food or how it's harvested. Many foods look very different before they are harvested — you …

Food

A Brief History of Blockchain

Many of the technologies we now take for granted were quiet revolutions in their time. Just think about how much smartphones have changed the way we live and work. It used to be that when people were out of the office, they were <i>gone,</i> because a telephone was tied to a place, not to a person. Now we …

Blockchain

Typography Ruined The Oscars’ Biggest Moment. This Guy Fixed It

Do us a favor, and give designer Brandon Jameson a spare statuette.<p>By now, we’ve all seen the replays and read the analysis, breaking down how Warren Beatty could have gotten the wrong envelope for Best Picture. But something else could’ve prevented the biggest screw-up in Oscar history. If the …

The Surprising Reasons That Some Fonts Cost Thousands Of Dollars

If you’ve never paid for a font, you aren’t alone. After all, the Internet and your word processor are full of free ones. But there’s another side of this industry that most people are never exposed to: High-end typefaces that can cost thousands of dollars. For some clients, it’s a matter of …

Typography

10 of the best new graphic design tools for February

Just when you were starting to think February might be a slow month, along comes a slew of innovative new tools for graphic designers to crank things …

Mattresses, Makeup, and Meal Kits: Top 10 NYC Startups to Watch in 2017 | Inc.com

This could be a watershed year for New York startups.<p>Around 54 companies in the metro area are poised to go public this year, according to CB Insights data. Meanwhile, investors are increasingly willing to put their dollars behind more "creative" business models, as valuations come down. That's …

Startups

THE SMARTWATCH REPORT: Forecasts, adoption trends, and why the market isn't living up to the hype

<i>This is a preview of a research report from BI Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about BI Intelligence, click here.</i><p>When they first broke onto the scene, smartwatches were touted as the next generation of devices set to transform consumers' lives. And brands, …

Internet of Things

Five finalists will try to land a spacecraft on the Moon this year to win the Google Lunar X Prize

They have booked rides to space, but they need to launch before December 31st<p>From a group of 16 contestants, five teams are officially moving forward into the final stretch of the Google Lunar X Prize competition — an international contest to send the first private spacecraft to the surface of the …

WPP CEO Sir Martin Sorrell on Snapchat becoming the 'third force' to Google and Facebook

Each year, The Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas showcases the innovation and technology that is changing the world - and the way companies do business.<p>At CES 2017, Business Insider spoke with advertising and marketing executives from a variety of industries to discuss their challenges, …

Airbus CEO sees 'flying car' prototype ready by end of year | Reuters

MUNICH (Reuters) - Airbus Group plans to test a prototype for a self-piloted flying car as a way of avoiding gridlock on city roads by the end of the year, the aerospace group’s chief executive said on Monday.<p>Airbus Group Chief Executive Tom Enders speaks during a news conference on the aerospace …

Flying Car