Chris Harris

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How to stop annoying robocalls on your iPhone or Android phone

Fight back against the constant, annoying scam calls<p>Mobile spam calls have been a nuisance for years, but over the last few months, it’s felt to me like there’s been a surge of them. I get between four and six calls daily, and a quick survey of friends shows that I’m not alone. Every waking day …

Identity Theft

Industry Insight: Poor Operations May Be Killing Employee Retention

Recent data from project management software company Wrike reveals something very interesting: For employees, it's not all about the money.<p>PCMag …

Project Management

This Chart Will Answer Whether or Not You Should Buy That New Lens

<b>If you’re considering buying a new lens, here’s your answer</b><p>Photography is of course an expensive hobby; but you always do need just one more lens. …

Emotional toll of diabetes 'needs more recognition'

<b>Many people living with diabetes are struggling with related emotional problems - an issue that needs support and recognition, a charity says.</b><p>Diabetes UK surveyed 8,500 people about diabetes and how it affected their daily life.<p>Three in five said their condition made them feel down.<p>Of those in …

Diabetes

How To Love Your Body While You Lose Weight — 13 Tips For Mindful Self-Healing

<i>Taking responsibility for your health and well-being is a powerful step, and weight loss can definitely be a part of that. Sometimes, though, your motivation for losing weight can come from dark places and negative thoughts, so our friends over at YourTango have come up with some tips to help you</i> …

7 signs you aren't managing your time effectively

Time and calendar management can influence all aspects of your life. It's important to be on the lookout for the following seven signs that things may not be going as well as you think.<p>Once you become an effective manager of your schedule you won't just become a time and calendar boss. You will …

Time Management

12 ways successful people get more done than the rest of us

1. They create structured to-do lists.<p>Most people who have a to-do list just keep a running list, with no sense of timing or priorities. There are lots of ways to structure your list to avoid making it a never-ending drudge. One technique I suggest to my coaching clients is to take an index card …

Time Management

News Flash: The FDA Just Approved a Breakthrough Diabetes Device

This first-in-class glucose monitoring system means a lot less pain for diabetics.<p>Diabetes is often referred to in the medical community as the …

Diabetes

What to Do With Digital Storage That's Collecting Dust

How many of you have old memory cards, USB sticks, or even hard drives lay around doing nothing? Of those that answered yes, how many of you still …

Information Systems

What Happens To Your Body When You Stop Eating Meat, Dairy & Eggs

The internet is abound with promises of what will happen when you try a plant-based diet.Of course, some rumors are more true than others, which is …

Diabetics can avoid finger pricks with new app from Abbott, Silicon Valley partner

When Jeffrey Brewer's son was 15, the boy nearly lost his life because he took too much insulin.<p>The diabetic teen took insulin to eat a large bag of chips late at night. But about 20 minutes later, he forgot about that first dose and took another. He spent two days in the hospital, his father …

Diabetes

Interior designers reveal the biggest mistakes people make when they decorate their homes

Interior designers have an eye for colors, patterns, and textures, as well as a great sense of how furniture works in a space. They can tell when something is off, whether it's the orientation of a rug or the amount of light in a room. They also know plenty of ways to make a space better that …

Home Decorating

Chip and Joanna Gaines Announce the Name of Their New Breakfast Cafe

Attention <i>Fixer Upper</i> fans, Chip and Joanna Gaines‘ new breakfast restaurant is one step closer to opening.<p>Joanna wrote a blog post on Tuesday about …

How to make your Apple iPad kid-friendly

Everything from cases and apps, to privacy settings that keep your child's iPad (and your credit card) safely locked down.<p>Giving a kid an Apple iPad, even a used hand-me-down model, opens up a wide world of videos, games and educational apps. But taking just a few minutes to run through the …

Apps

Making the color grade: Getting started with DaVinci Resolve

Ever wondered how movies and TV shows look so polished? Sure, some of it has to do with the type of camera used and how it’s supported and moved, but …

Videography

Yahoo tells users they were hit with cookie attack

And it hasn't even offered them milk. Yahoo revealed the attack in December, but it was buried by news of its 2013 security breach -- the biggest one on record.<p>Yahoo users found out Wednesday that hackers used a technical trick with cookies to log into their accounts without passwords.<p>"Based on the …

Yahoo

Marvel’s Legion, explained

The X-Men are coming to television this week<p>There are dozens of solid story lines and characters that FOX could have spun out of the X-Men franchise for an ongoing TV series. They chose <i>Legion</i>, which airs tomorrow, Feb 8, on FX.<p><i>Legion</i> is an odd, but bold choice. At best, he's a tragic, multi-layered …

Comics

How To Get People To Like You: 7 Ways From An FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

4 Proven Ways to Increase Your Motivation to Exercise

Workout motivation. You don’t have any. You know exercise is good… and you still don’t do it. You’re not alone.<p>We all want a magic pill that makes us …

Jerry Seinfeld

10 Ways how you can motivate yourself everyday

Share57<p>Tweet<p>Share225<p>+14<p>Shares 286<p>Feeling motivated is perhaps one of the most difficult things you could ever do. If it were so easy, everyone would …

10 Success lessons from Tom Hanks – “Actor, Filmmaker” for entrepreneurs

Share30<p>Tweet<p>Share63<p>+13<p>Shares 96<p>Tom Hanks long and varied career as actor, producer, writer, director and app developer makes him among Hollywood’s …

10 Success lessons from Will Smith – “Actor, Producer, Rapper” for entrepreneurs

Share74<p>Tweet<p>Share109<p>+117<p>Shares 200<p>Will Smith, is one of the most popular and powerful stars in Hollywood, no doubt! But beyond glitz and glamour, …

Motivation

White House Announces Massive Electric Vehicle Charging Network

The White House said on Thursday it will establish 48 national electric-vehicle charging corridors on nearly 25,000 miles of highways in 35 U.S. …

Electric Vehicles

Feds will help officially recall Samsung Galaxy Note 7

After reports of exploding batteries, the US Consumer Product Safety Commission is officially stepping in to help recall Samsung's Galaxy Note 7.<p>The feds are stepping in.<p>Samsung has agreed to replace every single Galaxy Note 7 smartphone, after at least 35 reports that the phone's batteries could …

Galaxy Note

10 Daily Habits That Will Radically Improve Your Life

Platitudes won’t help you. I know, I’ve tried to implement them all. They’re frustrating.<p>Go for it! Live for today! Stay motivated!<p>No kidding.<p>I’m …

Self-improvement

The 2016 Toyota Prius is the most fuel-efficient car Consumer Reports has ever tested

The 2016 Toyota Prius has better fuel economy than any car <i>Consumer Reports</i> has tested, besting the 16-year-old Honda Insight by a single mile per gallon. <i>CR</i> found the new Prius scored an average of 52 mpg, handily beating the 44 mpg made by the 2015 Prius.<p>That's because the new Prius is more …

Electric Vehicles

Werner Herzog says skip film school and take his online class

"I do not use storyboards; I think it's the instrument of the cowards." Get advice like this and more from Herzog in his first online class on how to make memorable films.<p>Taking a course in making movies from a famous, unconventional director is a rare opportunity. Now students can get advice from …

Making Movies

Go Ahead, Cheat on Your Goals

Research actually endorses the occasional naughty indulgence.<p>You've vowed to improve your diet, but then one day you can't help yourself. You start staring at the luscious slice of chocolate cake in the pastry case of your local café. You've been so good, but it just looks so tasty.<p>Will cracking …

Diets

10 legit ways to make your wife happy every day

You've probably heard that a happy wife equals a happy life. So what can you do each day to make sure your wife — and your life — is happy? Here are …

10 Simple Things the CEO Can Do to Create a Happy Workplace

Happiness at work starts from the top. This is one of the fundamental truths of happy workplaces.<p>In any organization where people consistently love to work, you will find a CEO and executive leadership team that places employee happiness among their top strategic priorities and act accordingly.<p>One …

Leadership