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Why we care whether everyone heard ‘laurel’ or ‘yanny’

Earlier this week, the internet erupted around a new obsession tailor-made to go viral. It started with a one-word snippet of recorded audio that had actually been circling the web for awhile, but unclear pronunciation made it an aural Rorschach. The question 'Do you hear 'laurel' or 'yanny?'' …

The Insanely Simple 5-Ingredient Salad I Make at Least 3 Times a Week

Despite living in a city with one of the most diverse and vibrant food scenes in the world, I'm embarrassed to admit that repeated Seamless orders to …

Global USD 8 Billion Pet wearable market Forecast Report 2024

The extensive penetration of IoT has revolutionized almost every marketplace, pet wearable industry being no exception. Wearable technology has …

Wearable Tech

Want to learn programming? This startup pays you cryptocurrency to study Python

Blockchain-based skills platform BitDegree has unconventional plans for connecting tech talent and recruiters.<p>Lithuania-based startup BitDegree has …

Eastern Europe

Workspaces Inspiration: Some Ideas to spice up your productivity

One in a while, we will throw together an Office Inspiration feature to spice up your next workspace idea. Is this something you would like to see …

Interior Design

3 ways millennials are reshaping the workplace

“In the music industry, mixing a track requires a lot of back and forth between the artists and the producers. Across industries, similar problems have necessitated online collaborative platforms, and for the music industry itself, moving online has actually become a more efficient solution than …

Google CEO makes fixing hamburger emoji his top priority

Bun, salad, patty, CHEESE, bun... WTF<p>Do you have strong feelings about cheeseburgers? I didn't realize I did until I saw the following tweet over the weekend:<p>Take a good hard look at the position of the ingredients in the emoji above.<p>Apple's ordering of the lettuce, presumably a variant of iceberg …

Jean-Claude Van Damme's Meta New Amazon Show Looks Amazing

Jean-Claude Van Damme stars with Phylicia Rashad in a new action-comedy series from Amazon Studios, and it looks awesome. Strange sentence, sure, but …

30-Minute Meal-Prep Recipes So You Aren't Spending Sunday in the Kitchen

Meal prep is meant to be a simplifying strategy, designed to make healthy eating quick and effortless throughout the week. But when you’re spending …

Healthy Eating

5 Ways Hosting A Virtual Summit Can Help You Build Influence

When it comes to face-to-face networking, relationship building, and peer-to-peer learning, in-person conferences offer a ton of value. Whether you’re a conference speaker yourself or an attendee, you’ve got the chance to meet leaders in your space and others in your shoes, and that will always …

Bake Scrambled Eggs in Mason Jars for a Portable Breakfast All Week

Welcome back to Sunday Sustenance, the weekly column of simple, delicious meals for the laziest of weekdays. Sunday seems to be the day most of us …

Smart weekend rituals to make your workweek less anxious

A classic weekend spent lounging around the house and meeting with family can be the gift we all deserve after a long week. But it always feels like …

Yes, Sandwiches Can Be Healthy—Here Are 10 That Get Me Through the Week

I know it might seem crazy to say that sandwiches are underrated. They're indisputably a classic, rightfully beloved by kids and adults alike. They …

Star Trainer Emily Skye Shares Her Go-To Post-Workout Snack

Post-workout sweets cravings? We picked up this all-natural, whole foods, superdelicious snack recipe from Emily Skye, one of our favorite trainers! It uses natural maple for sweetness, almonds and peanut butter for protein, and cacao to give it that chocolaty, magnesium-packed kick that's great …

Breakfast

Snapchat seduces advertisers with new self-serve tools and certified partners

To beat Facebook and Google’s duopoly, Snapchat needs advertisers to build and buy campaigns with confidence. So today it’s announcing the Snap Publisher tool for building vertical video creative, it’s rolling out its self-serve Ad Manager, and its launching a Snapchat Certified Partners program to …

Ultimate Guide To Building A Successful Viral Startup Blog

Here’s how the content cycle works for most companies. They hire a writer who spends a few days writing an article thinking that after the blog posts are published, thousands of people will read it. “Someone famous will probably share it and it will go viral,” they think. When the stories are live, …

Marketing

19 Portable Breakfasts You Can Meal-Prep (a.k.a. the Best of Both Worlds)

Raise your hand if breakfast usually means scarfing down a bowl of cereal before rushing out the door. Or a donut off that tray in the office’s …

Breakfast

Marvel finally scored a big-screen hit with Blade

<i>With A History Of Violence, Tom Breihan picks the most important action movie of every year, starting with the genre’s birth and moving right up to</i> …

Internal Customer Service Best Practices: Ten Principles For A Stronger Company Culture

As a customer service consultant and speaker, I find myself fielding inquiries about <i>internal</i> customer service almost as often as external. These two concepts aren’t precisely the same and have different subtleties of execution, so here are ten internal customer service best practices: principles …

Customer Service

15 Protein-Packed Recipes to Get You Through the Day

<i>Need a protein-packed lunch to get you through the day? Our friends at PaleoHacks have the recipes for you!</i><p><b>Adding quality protein to your lunch is a great way to get a boost of energy to get you through your busy afternoon.</b><p>Whether you're looking for a protein-packed meal that will keep you full …

Healthy Eating

Millennial Customers Will Dominate In 2017. Is Your Customer Service Experience Ready For Them?

As we head into 2017, the millennial generation is now the largest domestically and worldwide, outnumbering even the Baby Boom generation from whose loins they sprung, according to Pew, which tracks such things.<p>So it’s more important than ever to be sure that your customer service practices and …

Customer Experience

29 Gifts That Even The Most Heartless People Would Adore

Kawaii!! Kawaii!!

Build Lean Muscle with Intermittent Fasting, Carb and Calorie Cycling

<b>So, you want to get leaner and build some muscle?</b> This is the ultimate goal. Surprisingly, it is easier to reach the ultimate goal than you think. …

Nutrition

Dallas Cowboys open sparkling facility, try to focus on football

FRISCO, Texas — Jason Witten glanced overhead at a giant picture of him above the walkway to the new indoor practice stadium for the Dallas …

10 Fruit Wraps Of Low Calories Yet Rich Nutrients For Breakfast

Eight out of ten adults experience lower back pain once in their lifetime. I am one of those people and I’m definitely not looking forward to my …

Exercise

How to Use Apple Cider Vinegar for Effective Weight Loss

Apple cider vinegar weight loss is one way to shed the pounds. Find out how effective it is and whether using it as part of a healthy diet will …

Cesar Millan Bulldog Owner Testifies ... Get Off the Dog Whisperer's Back!

The woman who hired <b>Cesar Millan</b> to break her dog's aggressive attitude toward pigs ... is ripping critics of his techniques, and the officials now …

10 Make-Ahead Breakfasts Under 300 Calories

We’ve all heard more than once that starting the day with a healthy breakfast is great for the brain <i>and</i> the belly. But with all that prework hustle …

Breakfast

How a social media audit can improve Web traffic by 300%

According to Shareaholic’s “Social Media Traffic Report,” the web’s top eight social platforms – including Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, StumbleUpon, Reddit, Google+, LinkedIn, and YouTube – drove 31.24 percent of overall traffic in December 2014, up from 22.71 percent just one year earlier.<p>So what …