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The Key to Weight Loss Is Diet Quality, Not Quantity, a New Study Finds

Anyone who has ever been on a diet knows that the standard prescription for weight loss is to reduce the amount of calories you consume.<p>But a new study, published Tuesday in JAMA, may turn that advice on its head. It found that people who cut back on added sugar, refined grains and highly processed …

Holistic Medicine

16 Images Your Brain Won't Let You See Right No Matter How Hard You Try

"Wait, what?!" –Your brain<p><i>This post was translated from Japanese.</i>

Graphics

‘Time traveller’ claims he’s from the year 5,000 and he has photographic evidence

<b>A ‘time traveller’ who claims he visited the year 5,000 has issued a chilling warning to humanity.</b><p>The traveller, who is only known as ‘Edward’ and …

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Sci-Fi Short Film Explores What Happens When You Travel at Light Speed

Adam Stern and Artifex Studios present a new short film detailing the incredible story of astronaut Ethan Kane, the first person attempting to travel …

Falcon Heavy

Why the Stock Market Is Crashing Now, and What You Should Do About It

All your stock market questions answered.<p>After being on cruise control for months, the stock market hit a giant speed bump on Monday, when the Dow …

Stock Markets

陳可幸執演微電影《三分鐘》,全程使用 iPhone X 拍攝

當然少不了一大堆補品。<p>智慧型手機的拍攝能力強大,會被應用至專業拍攝製作之中也不足為奇。Apple 請來著名導演陳可幸為他們執導最新一輯春節宣傳片《三分鈡》,當中的亮點更是全片都以 iPhone X 來拍攝,為的當然就是來證明 Apple 這台旗艦手機的拍攝能力吧。<p>這微電影風的《三分鈡》是以「團圓」為主題,以簡單的故事包裝著。畫面運用了多種 iPhone 的相機功能,包括延時攝影和慢動作。當然陳大導也沒有只徒手抓住一台 iPhone X 就開拍,拍攝團隊還是有利用一些手機穩定器(看似是 DJI OSMO Mobile)、支架、無人機(DJI Matrice 600?)等等的補品來協助,而且影片調 …

32 Simple Daily Habits That Separate High Achievers From Everyone Else

To be highly successful, you need to be highly disciplined.<p>Anyone who has achieved great things in business and life knows that to be highly successful, you need to be highly disciplined. I've asked hundreds of executives and entrepreneurs about the things they do every day that help them succeed, …

Time Management

Bill Gates is surprisingly strict about his kids' tech use — and it should be a red flag for the rest of us

For all his success in designing world-changing technology, Bill Gates has set surprisingly strict rules for how his kids can use that technology, the billionaire philanthropist has said in multiple interviews.<p>"You're always looking at how it can be used in a great way — homework and staying in …

Silicon Valley

15 books world-famous CEOs think everyone should read in their lifetime

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>There's a reason the most successful people in our society are often the most voracious — or dogged — readers.<p>Think about how many new ideas …

Warren Buffett

Street Photography Tutorial: Zone Focusing

Street photography is all about timing, you have to be ready to capture the moment. One of the most important and misunderstood technique in street …

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> …

Fishing

追求永生: 是對還是錯?

<b>矽谷正在探索如何把我們變成超級人類。 爲了進一步提升我們的表現和能力,科學家和技術人員正全力以赴,使我們能突破自然法則的約束。藉由運用義肢、控制論 、人工合成和機器人,他們致力於讓我們變得更聰明、更強壯,甚至長生不老。</b><p>人類的壽命正變得越來越長。 根據來自 Geoba.se 有關世界預期壽命的數據,在 …

Five Tips for Better and More Creative Edits in Lightroom

People often think of Lightroom as the place where cataloging and basic editing takes place with Photoshop doing the heavy lifting. And while it's …

How a Laid Off Computer Engineer Built the Most Successful Product on Amazon

A small company with no marketing budget: and it consistently has one of the top-selling products on Amazon. Here's how it all happened.<p>This is a story about initiative, opportunity, true success--and just maybe how it can inspire you to do something similar yourself.<p>Nearly a decade ago, when …

Don’t keep cell phones next to your body, California Health Department warns

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) issued a warning against the hazards of cellphone radiation this week. Yes, the thing we are all addicted to and can’t seem to put down is leaking electromagnetic radiation and now California has some guidance to safeguard the public.<p>The CDPH asks …

What do made-for-AI processors really do?

Tech's biggest players have fully embraced the AI revolution. Apple, Qualcomm and Huawei have made mobile chipsets that are designed to better tackle machine learning tasks, each with a slightly different approach. Huawei launched its Kirin 970 at IFA this year, calling it the first chipset with a …

I Tested 10 Photoshop Alternatives to See How They Stack Up

To Adobe or not to Adobe. That is the question many photographers are asking with the spate of new image processing programs vying to “kill …

Face ID Stinks

I've been gradually coming to this conclusion of my own free will, but Phil Schiller's comments last week finally cemented it for me: Face ID …

How to revive your failing software project before it’s too late

Developers have it easy these days when it comes to code; however, building a ready-to-use software that improves upon existing ones continues to be a big ask. Even Apple has seen their fair share of struggles with project failure. A couple of decades back, they were up against major competition …

Behind the scenes of a cinematic short film shot entirely on iPhone X

Less than a week after release, the iPhone X is being quickly put through its paces by photo and video professionals eager to explore the new capabilities afforded by its new camera system. We’ve already seen the camera put head to head with a Panasonic GH5, and photography experts have weighed in …

Filmmaking

20 ISO tips to boost your camera skills

<b>Whether you want to boost your camera’s light sensitivity or shutter speeds, James Abbott reveals how to get more with his ISO tips.</b><p>1. ISO tips: …

Landscape Photography

How Apple CarPlay made me hate my iPhone

The day I bought my Chevy Bolt EV, I was excited to plug in my iPhone and use Apple CarPlay to run my favorite apps on the dashboard's huge …

watchOS 4 update for Apple Watch is now available, here’s everything new

watchOS 4 is out today as a free update for all Apple Watch models. The latest version brings three new watch faces including Toy Story and Siri, new versions of Music and the Heart Rate app, enhancements to the Activity and Workout apps including High Intensity Interval Training, and much more.<p>The …

Smartwatches

watchOS 4: The MacStories Review

It is difficult to reconcile a critical appraisal of the Apple Watch with the product’s commercial success. To examine the most popular watch in the world1 and find it wanting seems wrong; yet as Apple’s bombastic smartwatch kicks off its third year, its history implores ignominy.<p>The integration of …

The iPhone X leaves a home-button-shaped hole in my heart

The first thing I do every morning is roll over, reach over to my nightstand and frantically grapple at my phone to stop the alarm from going off. To do so, I instinctively mash the home button several times, with my head still facedown on my pillow. Oh, sure, I know that I could just hit the Stop …

Five iPhone Accessories Chris Burkard Always Carries

It’s hard to keep track of Chris Burkard. One week he's shooting surfers in California, and the next he’s trekking through Alaska. Most recently, he’s been on the road promoting his film <i>Under the Arctic Sky</i>, a movie about surfing in Iceland.<p>Burkard shoots his project with regular cameras, but …

25 Landscape Photography Tips and Tricks That Will Deliver Spectacular Results (VIDEO)

We often turn to Toma Bonciu (AKA “Photo Tom”) for concise tutorials on shooting and editing landscape photographs. In the six-minute video below he …

Landscape Photography

To Hire The Perfect Person For The Job, You Shouldn't Actually Talk About The Role

Employer branding is taking the recruiting industry by storm. Make sure your organization isn't missing the boat by failing to provide the "right" information.<p>In today's market place, to attract and hire top talent, recruiters must act like marketers. Rather than differentiating a product or …

Employment

7 Steps to Becoming a Professional Copywriter

Those first few rejection emails will hit you like a sucker punch. If you can take 'em, you just might have a promising career in store.<p>9 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I spend very little time writing copy myself these days because I’m too busy running an …

Employment

The Art of Guerrilla Usability Testing

<i>This article was originally published on July 2, 2013. It was revised on July 25, 2017 to include updated recommendations.</i>Guerrilla usability testing …

UX Design