Microsoft is also known for paying well. The company created about 10,000 millionaires out of its early employees, so the story goes. Today, Microsoft employs about 123,000 people, and while not all of
Average pay at Google is $141,000. It's relatively easy to get a job at Google, too. The company is so large and has such a massive need for talent that hiring for Google is something of a headache, so
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All it takes is four lenses, an optics bench for holding the lenses in place, and an insatiable appetite for making things disappear. The four lenses, when aligned just right, will bend light around the
Diet & Fitness / Updated If your cravings at night make you resemble a rabid raccoon picking through a dumpster, you're not alone. "Nighttime is by far the most common time to have cravings or feel hungrier,"
You can probably come up with countless reasons for why you just can't run. You don't have enough time or enough energy or the right neighborhood or the right sports bra. You don't have the body or sturdy
Studying? Take A Break And Embrace Your Distractions School is starting, and students across the country are about to spend a lot of time in the classroom and in the library. And as they crack their textbooks
The most popular class — titled "Search Inside Yourself" — regularly has a wait list stretching six months. "I know this sounds melodramatic," a Google employee reported on an after-course examination,
So far, HIV has eluded a cure because it installs its genome into human DNA so insidiously that it's impossible for our immune system to clear it out. While current treatments are effective, a lifetime
Good ol' 1234 accounts for about 10 percent of passwords. That's more than the bottom 4,200 combinations put together. We know people default to bad passwords, whether for their computers or banking PINs.
Leading universities such as Oxford, Cambridge, University College London and Edinburgh are reporting a sharp rise in applications for undergraduate places this year A record 28,000 straight-A students
Chemistry teachers don't need to go the way of Breaking Bad's Walter White and make methamphetamine if they're looking for a compelling side gig. Andy Brunning, a high school chemistry teacher in the makes
You think you've got game. But when you try to chat someone up at the bar, you just can't tell if they're into you. Sound familiar? You're not alone. According to new research from the University of Kansas,
This story originally appeared on Business Insider What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned? In his book, "Mastery," Robert Greene draws from the latest
We probably have drones to thank. They've helped the price of flying vehicles plummet from the days of gasoline-powered helicopters, but what about water? Or racing on land? For those, you might want consider
The science of sleep and its glorious effects on creativity, productivity, and sanity gets a lot of press these days. That said, the sleep habits of some of your favorite writers, musicians, and artists
Do you have an idea for an app, but lack the programming knowledge to begin building it? In this weekly blog series, How To Unleash Your Inner App Developer, I will take you, the non-programmer, step step
It is time for one of the greats of the game to dominate a World Cup that will thrill the senses and stir the soul Swooping into Rio de Janeiro by air, gazing through the window at the majestic rocks handsome
For those of us who don't have three hours to sit by our phones before a full charge, there are a couple alternatives: let it die, buy an external battery pack and now, Legion Meter. Legion Meter is a
Knowing that the company is committed to improving those stats, and will likely be upping its hiring efforts and changing its recruiting strategy, we checked in with one of Google's female leaders, Abigail
A good message to get, but will you see it in time? Did your phone just get stolen? Chances are you won't know until after it's happened. According to Lookout, a company that's in the mobile security you
There’s so much that your Android device is capable of and you just haven’t realized it yet. So, with a little bit of effort, you can help your old Android device break free from the depths of your cupboard.