Kathleen Bauguess

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A Mysterious 14-Year Cycle Has Been Controlling Our Words For Centuries

Some of your favourite science words are making a comeback.<p>Researchers analysing several centuries of literature have spotted a strange trend in our …

Syrian National Council

This is how Oracle lured top-flight programmers away from Amazon and Microsoft to build its next big thing

Those efforts came to fruition this week with the introduction of the so-called next-generation Oracle Cloud, which company cofounder Larry Ellison claims will end Amazon's lead with a cheaper, better, faster solution to the same problems.<p>The secret to recruiting that crack team of cloud experts, …

This Is How To Be Productive: 5 New Secrets Proven By Research

Want to know how to be productive? Create goals, make a plan and execute. We all know this is a good idea… and it never, ever seems to work.It’s like …

Time Management

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend Did a Photo Shoot With Their Dogs for Their Nursery

Before the actual baby, plenty of couples practice with a dog or cat, and the love is <i>real</i>. It's not hard to see that expectant parents Chrissy Teigen and John Legend are definitely in that camp, and the two just proved that their love for dogs Pippa, Puddy, Penny, and Puey isn't going anywhere once …

Pets

Magic Johnson and Andreessen Horowitz-backed Jopwell raises $3.25M for its diverse recruitment platform

New York-based startup Jopwell announced today that it closed a $3.35 million seed round to help build its recruitment and hiring platform, which aims to increase diversity in the workforce.<p>Backed by Magic Johnson Enterprises and Andreessen Horowitz, Jopwell wants to give members of minority groups …

Venture Capital

The Complete Guide to Where to Put Your Eye Makeup

Finally, an easy way to decode those complicated tutorials.<p>Eyeliner, eye shadow, blending brushes — oh my! Learning to use eye makeup is no easy task, even for seasoned beauty buffs. If you have a tough time decoding all those tricky makeup tutorials, I have an easy guide to each part of the eye so …

12 Cult Beauty Products That Live Up to the Hype

When it comes to beauty routines, we all have our own tried-and-true products that we can’t live without. However, there’s a select set of …

Makeup

8 Innovative Ways to Make Hummus

We know, we know, hummus made with the best quality chickpeas along with the right balance of tahini, lemon and olive oil is perfection. But we also …

Better Than Black: 10 Unexpected Dark Nail Polishes for Fall

There are few things more indicative of a seasonal shift than the ceremonious fall manicure. That beautiful time of year has finally arrived when polish aficionados officially swap out their summery bright reds and June-worthy poppy pinks for something a little moodier. Far from gloomy, autumn’s …

Has big data finally found its killer app?

For years, the open source Hadoop project for managing huge amounts of data has been in the spotlight, but it hasn’t necessarily lived up to its …

Snapchat fires its chief talent officer

Messaging app Snapchat has fired its chief talent officer, Simmi Singh, only seven months after she joined, according to a report.<p>Singh joined the …

Ten of the best back-to-school apps for kids

Photograph: PR<p>Endless Wordplay.<p>84<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/8/27/1440680030185/6f4f785f-773e-4e0a-ba15-f89de68eb9c9-140x84.jpeg<p>140<p>Photograph: PR<p>The Everything …

Apps

31 years ago, Warren Buffett revealed the secret to investing and correctly predicted nobody would listen

In a speech at Columbia Business School, later adapted into an essay, Buffett introduced what he called, "The Superinvestors of Graham-and-Doddsville."<p>Buffett writes:<p><b>"The common intellectual theme of the investors from Graham-and-Doddsville is this: they search for discrepancies between the value</b> …

One of Silicon Valley's top angel investors shares 8 books that changed his life

He's invested in well over 100 startups, including several "unicorns" like Twitter and Uber that went on to become huge companies. He is also the founding CEO of AngelList, a resource for entrepreneurs and angel investors to find each other and make deals.<p>He recently spoke with "The 4-Hour …

7 cognitive biases that screw up your interviews

So while we'd like to believe that our interviewers are immune to the psychological pitfalls that could cause them to misjudge us, they're probably not.<p>Instead, they're prone to do things like predict our professional performance based on the performance of similar people they know.<p>Here, we've …

Police: 5-Year-Old Jerold Williams Died of Exposure After Leaving Arizona Campsite

A 5-year-old Arizona boy who went missing as he chased grasshoppers during a family camping trip died of exposure and was unlikely to have made it through the first night, authorities said.<p>On Aug. 6, Jerold Williams wandered from his mother's sight into a long, cold, wet night, ending up a little …

Dynamic Duos: How To Get More Nutrition By Pairing Foods

What are the makings of a great salad? You need fresh greens, of course, and then a layer of colorful vegetables like tomatoes and carrots.<p>That's a good start. But to help the body absorb more of the nutrients packed into this medley, you may want to add something else: a cooked egg.<p>A small study …

Nutrition

Women can take this personality test to see which startup they should work for

"People sort of grumble and know where they don't want to go, but they don't know where the good places are yet," said Nathalie Miller, founder and CEO of Doxa.<p>Miller decided to address the problem by launching Doxa as an OkCupid-style matching website and analytics tool to help women find …

Your Brand’s Reach on Flipboard: Case Studies with Intel & Merrill Lynch

In February, we launched Promoted Story on Flipboard. In keeping with our style of advertising, this product fits right into the normal reading experience by presenting a promoted story as users flip through their feeds. And it turns out, when you add great content from a brand into a feed of …

$3.14 billion software company Citrix is in 'a constant state of upheaval' and executives keep leaving

There's been an exodus in the executive and management ranks this year as part of a restructuring that took place in the first quarter. But, things are not calm yet. In the past couple of weeks two prominent execs have left.<p>And late last week, activist investor Elliott Management announced a more …

Virtualization

8 Awesome Salads to Bring to a BBQ

Don't know what to bring to that Memorial Day BBQ? These crowd-pleasing salads have been tested and perfected, and are bound to be the most talked-about dishes at the party.<p><b>1. Black Bean Salad with Chipotle Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>Perfect for a summer BBQ, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead …

7 Things You Can Do on Friday to Make Monday Awesome

Instead of just waiting for the workweek to end, use those last few hours and these tips to make next week start out fantastic.<p>Most people get excited that Friday is here, especially if the week has been hectic and packed. But often Fridays can seem like a waste (especially before holidays). Your …

Productivity

11 TED Talks That Will Help You Lead A Happier Life

Increasingly, psychologists, neuroscientists, business leaders, and spiritual advisors have studied the mechanics of happiness and how we can utilize them in our everyday lives. Many of them have shared their findings at TED conferences.<p>We've gone through TED's expansive online library of …

Breaking a 700-Year-Old Tradition: The American Islamic Gospel Drummer

Inside Flipboard / July 25, 2014<p>When the Islamic holy month of Ramadan wraps up at the end of July, a small group of the world’s 1.6 billion Muslims …

Sheryl Sandberg: We Are Not On The Path To Fix Tech's Diversity Problem

Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook's Chief Operating Officer, wants this to change.<p>But the tech industry isn't even close to making that happen, she said in a recent interview with USA Today.<p>The main problem isn't that tech companies don't want to hire women — it's that there aren't enough women studying …

10 Things You Didn't Know Your iPhone Could Do

You may be missing out on some of the iPhone's most powerful features.<p><b>1. Take Siri to School</b>Tired of Siri pronouncing things wrong? Next time she screws something up, tell her "That's not how you pronounce X," and then pronounce it for her. She'll give it another try, and offer you a few options …

Batteries