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10 essential career lessons to embrace before it’s too late

Keep your head down and your nose to the grindstone—or so we’ve been taught.<p>Is that really the best career guidance?<p>People often take this sort of …

Public Relations

Google Announced 100 things at I/O this year

Google I/O is finally over and the company has shared a list of all 100 announcements that happened at the event.<p>To check out our coverage on some of …

Android News

All the puzzling things that happen to your body when you masturbate, explained by science

<b>This post is part of Mashable's</b> <b>Masturbation Week</b><b>. May is National Masturbation Month, so we're celebrating by exploring the many facets of …

Sexual Health

What Is Consciousness?

INNOVATIONS IN<p>Scientists are beginning to unravel a mystery that has long vexed philosophers.<p>Christof Koch<p>Christof Koch is chief scientist and …

Consciousness

Breakthrough injection could help you shed 14 pounds a month

British scientists have developed a hormone injection that could help people lose 14 pounds in just four weeks.<p>The jab mimics the effects of a …

Diabetes

Grades and Test Scores Don’t Matter. A Love of Learning Does.

My daughter probably would be shocked to discover what I truly think about grades.They don’t matter all that much.The other day she brought home a …

Education

How to last longer during sex - the best ways to keep yourself going in bed

If you think you’re not lasting long enough during sex, you may be comforted to know that the average length of penetrative sex is 5.4 minutes, with …

Ditch Distractions and Get Productive With a Method Called "Deep Work"

I first heard about the idea of "deep work" while listening to a podcast on my way to work. NPR's Shankar Vedantam interviewed Cal Newport, a computer scientist and Georgetown professor, about his research and insights on the subject.<p>Newport shared how he manages to get a seemingly impossible …

Sidewalk Labs’ Rohit Aggarwala on building Toronto’s first smart neighbourhood

After kicking off work in New York City, Sidewalk Labs — Alphabet’s smart city enterprise — turned its attention to Toronto for its next major …

Smart Cities

Best Android apps for connecting your phone and your Windows 10 PC

Last month we looked at apps that allow you to connect iOS devices to your Windows 10 PC. But if you're on Android and Windows 10, you don't need to …

These Women Didn't Lose a Single Pound, but Their Transformations Will Amaze You

The scale isn't always the best tool to track your weight-loss progress. It can downright lie to you at times, actually. These transformation photos show women at the exact same weight before and after, but their bodies have clearly changed, looking leaner and stronger. If the numbers on the scale …

What I Wish I Knew When I Started My Tech Company

You don’t know what you’re doing.<p>Your business plan is unrealistic.<p>Your model will need to change – more than once.<p>It will take five times longer …

Cracks in Sidewalk Labs' Toronto waterfront plan after fanfare

Google affiliate's plans for tech utopia face privacy, development concerns<p>It was unveiled last fall by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, with the mayor of Toronto, the Premier of Ontario and Google executives on hand, and described as a plan to build a world-leading "testbed" on Toronto's waterfront …

5G technology is coming – and it’s going to change your life

TECHNOLOGY<p>How 5G will change your life<p>Faster speeds. Higher bandwidth. Lower latency. The next era of wireless technology is coming – and it will open the door to life-changing innovations<p>Toronto<p>Billions of new connected devices will come online in the next decade. They’ll need to transmit …

A Look Behind the Deal Between Google’s Sidewalk Labs and the City of Toronto

Google’s sister company Sidewalk Labs is planning to spend $50 million to redevelop a piece of Toronto’s waterfront called Quayside. The development …

5 Simple Ways to Look Younger...or Older | Men's Style and Grooming Tricks

16 Home Projects That'll Make You Say "OMG, I Can Totally Do That"

It's easier than you think.

Woodworking

The idea that everything from spoons to stones is conscious is gaining academic credibility

Consciousness permeates reality. Rather than being just a unique feature of human subjective experience, it’s the foundation of the universe, present in every particle and all physical matter.<p>This sounds like easily-dismissible bunkum, but as traditional attempts to explain consciousness continue …

Consciousness

Samsung shows off its vision for the connected car

If it were up to Samsung, just about every conceivable connection would be possible in the car. Showing off the company’s vision for what 5G will do …

The Basics of Blockchain Technology, Explained in Plain English

Anything and everything you need to know about what makes blockchain technology tick.<p>Historically, no asset has been a greater source of wealth …

Blockchain

Most Millionaires Created Their Own Luck by Taking These 4 Approaches (It's Not About Working Hard) | Inc.com

It can be tempting to imagine that all millionaires caught a lucky break or two along the way and that's why they achieved the success they have. Well, luck certainly played its part, but that's because most millionaires (or billionaires) aggressively created it.<p>What do I mean by that? The …

Self-improvement

12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

Climbing

Peek Inside Toronto's Killer Spaces of 2017

From Liberty Village to Toronto’s Harbourfront, Techvibes peeked inside some of the city’s most vibrant, innovative and aesthetically-pleasing …

10 Quick Changes to Fix Your Phone's Speed Issues

So you bought a shiny new phone, and a few months later you realize it isn't as fast as it used to be. We've all been there, and the issue isn't …

Apps

Patrick's 5 favourite things of 2017

The <i>MobileSyrup</i> team likes to joke that I hate everything.<p>While there is some truth to this statement — the older I get, the more cynical I’ve become …

Tim Ferriss Says You Need This Superpower to Achieve Mental Toughness (In Fact, It Saved His Life) | Inc.com

We know that Tim Ferriss is a New York Times best-selling author. We know that he's an extraordinarily successful entrepreneur, and an investor. What many don't know about Tim Ferriss is that he has bi-polar depression and was moments away from committing suicide during his college years.<p>It was …

TED Talks

The US has reached the last stage before collapse

In <i>The History of the Decline and Fall of The Roman Empire</i>, Edward Gibbon luridly evokes the Rome of 408 A.D., when the armies of the Goths prepared to descend upon the city.<p>The marks of imperial decadence appeared not only in grotesque displays of public opulence and waste, but also in the collapse …

I-DEAS

23 Things Everyone Should've Watched On Netflix In 2017

Don't worry, though – you still have time to catch up.<p><i>Note: Some submissions may have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

TV

Netflix Shares the Most Binged TV Shows of 2017

Netflix has just shared its year-in-review, spotlighting the most binged TV shows of 2017 while also revealing that Mexico, Canada, and Peru are the …