Julio Ramirez

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Study Skills You Absolutely Need to Rocket Learning Results

It’s a question that tortures every student: How can I improve my study skills? Is there any way to do it fast and effectively?<p>First off, you need to …

Productivity

1 Daily Habit That Will Disrupt Your Business and Change Your Life

What does mindfulness have to do with success and business? Everything! Learn how this simple concept can change the way you live and work.<p>It's a sad fact of life, but one we've grown accustomed to, that the workplace is often draining, demanding, and disruptive. At its worst, it becomes a culture …

Mindfulness

Upcoming Springtomize 3 update for iOS 9

One of the most popular ways to customize your iOS device is the Springtomize tweak. With the ability to drastically modify the UI, Springtomize …

iOS

Apple Launches Quality Program for MacBook Pro Anti-Reflective Coating Issues

Apple has issued an internal notice about a new Quality Program that addresses anti-reflective coating issues on MacBook and MacBook Pro models with Retina displays, as confirmed by multiple sources. These issues include the anti-reflective coating on displays wearing off or delaminating under …

AppleCare

Feel stuck after learning the basics? Here’s how to learn beyond HTML and CSS

Ok, so you are well after learning and reading some books about CSS and or HTML, and the next thing is “I want to build a site”.<p>But how can you go …

Web Application

Is Web design becoming irrelevant?

The heart and soul of design is making the user happy.<p>In order to satisfy users, you must design beyond the page. You need to understand the entire journey, especially how people use your website as part of a multi-device experience.<p>So is Web design becoming irrelevant? Or does it require us to …

UI Design

Try These 5 Steps For Learning New Skills Faster

It’s all about divide and conquer.<p>Being able to pick up a new skill quickly is an asset in today’s workplace, but our typical learning habits aren’t always speedy enough. By breaking your goal down into its component parts, you can actually speed up your learning time.<p>Why? Because many complex …

This company has a way to stabilize footage from almost any camera

Hyperlapse, but for everything<p>Almost nothing makes a video look worse than shaky footage. I’m not talking about the purposely-added shake you see in <i>Bourne Identity</i> fight scenes — rather, the little bumps and wobbles that DSLRs and phone cameras are so bad at hiding. They're the kind of thing you …

Videography

The 5 Mistakes Standing Between You and Your First Million

Why? Learning is not the problem for most people, and lack of information surely isn’t the problem, as there is more than ever before. It’s the lack …

Business Strategy

Legendary Productivity And The Fear Of Modern Programming

JavaScript master Douglas Crockford once said that software is the most complex thing that humans have ever created. It’s made up of intricate bits and bytes pieced together like virtual puzzles. The greatest programming minds are capable of using software to multiply massive integers that are …

4 Ways to Remember Everything You Learn

If you’re going to learn anything, you need two kinds of prior knowledge:<p>knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or …

Self-improvement

7 ways to create attractive user interfaces

There's no denying that visuals are important to interaction design, but exactly how important may surprise you.<p>While visual representation is often …

Bungie Drops Cinematic Trailer For 'Destiny' Expansion, And It Has Fans Drooling With Anticipation

In exactly one week from today the largest expansion to the mega-hit video game <i>Destiny</i> will be available to players. The expansion – called The Taken King (TKK) – is considered by many to be more than just an expansion and more of a type of sequel; TKK doesn’t just add levels and content but …

RPGs

Javvy is an interactive app that teaches you Java

Learning computer programming is hard, but Javvy wants to make it fun.<p>Learning a programming language is an intimidating experience. The terminology, semantics and rules can be to beginners. I know, I've tried to learn several times only to give up.<p>Javvy is a new app made by the same team behind …

Google's self-driving cars might be too good at braking for cyclists

Google's self-driving cars are cautious by design, but in at least one instance, it may be a bit too much. A cyclist posting on a road bike forum says that an encounter between themself and a self-driving car ended up with neither moving more than a few inches for a good two minutes. The cyclist …

Brazil
J.C. Penney

Six Millennial Entrepreneurs Share Their Lessons From Early Failure

You can’t achieve success early in life without also getting over failure fast. Here’s what everyone can learn from the ambitions of youth.<p>Wisdom often comes with maturity, but a growing number of young entrepreneurs are proving that age doesn’t matter when it comes to achieving success. In the new …

19 of the Best Books Written by Super-Successful CEOs

These books don't rely on tired clichés--they come from Bill Gates, Tony Hsieh, and other thought leaders who actually know what they're talking about.<p>Business books are notorious for being loaded with MBA lard, trotting out "key takeaways" like "take risks," "build a great team," and "don't be …

Leadership
Entrepreneurship

No more student loans? Purdue University proposes selling shares of students’ future income

With student loan debt rising and the threat of new education models looming, Purdue University wants to offer a very different way for students to pay for school: private investors will fund their education, and get paid back as a portion of the students’ future income. It’s called an Income Share …

College & University

14 Signs Of People Who Advance Rapidly In Their Careers

Have you ever wondered why some people advance rapidly in their careers and others don’t? Would you like to climb the ladder of success but don’t …

Motivation

Google announces OnHub, a $200 router focused on simplicity

Routers have never been particularly exciting pieces of technology, but now Google is trying to change that. It announced today that it's created a router called OnHub. OnHub is supposed to be easy to set up and manage, have high performance, and be able to tie together smart home accessories. The …

Smart Homes

9 Money Habits to Master Before Your 30's

<i>By Cameron Huddleston, Columnist</i><p>You know how the saying goes: Bad habits are hard to break. But sometimes it's even harder to create good habits -- especially good money habits.<p>Roughly one in three millennials surveyed by Bank of America and USA Today <i></i>said their parents did not teach them good …

21 Inspiring Quotes That Will Motivate Your Adventurous Pursuits

There’s something about quotes that we all find irresistible. Maybe it’s that they tend to come from ordinary people who have gone on to do …

Mark Cuban: Kids and wealth is the 'scariest thing in my life'

DALLAS — Mark Cuban is a multi-billionaire NBA owner, tech mogul and self-made television celebrity.<p>It's not exactly an average-Joe lifestyle.<p>But he …

Best U.S. Hiking Cities

<b>Get Hiking:</b> This popular four-mile hike has a large measure of challenge (3,700 vertical feet of climbing) with an equal payoff (views of Mount Rainier, Seattle, and the Olympics on a clear day). The journey isn’t so bad either: Along the way, hikers pass classic Pacific Northwest conifer and fir …

Hiking

17 Free Online Learning Sites that Provide High Quality Opportunities

One thing that you should never stop doing is learning, even if you are no longer in school. With the Internet, our opportunities to learn have never …

eLearning

How people around the world could make a tidy sum by sending one startup their soil

“It’s sort of like a lottery, but it’s going to save humanity at the same time.”

Golden Lane