KnightlyScribe

26 Flips | 1 Magazine | 3 Likes | @knightlyscribe | Keep up with KnightlyScribe on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “KnightlyScribe”

5 Reasons You Should Let Your Mind Wander

When we were kids, we viewed the world as a blank canvas. One day we were teachers, the next day we were chefs, and by the end of the week we were firefighters. Back then, we had a limitless imagination; but as time went by, many of us transformed into adults whose heads are more grounded in …

Skinny wormholes could send messages through time

Like some bizarre form of optical fibre, a long, thin wormhole might let you send messages through time using pulses of light.<p>Predicted by Einstein’s …

5 Healthy Smoothies Nutrition Experts Swear By (And They Taste Good Too!)

When's the last time you really considered what a culinary marvel the smoothie is? Think about it -- you can literally put a head of kale, an entire banana, half a box of strawberries, and a cup of yogurt into a blender, and get something you can slurp down in no time at all. And unlike with fruit …

Masters of Habit: Rituals, Lessons and Quotes From Marcus Aurelius

<i>Masters of Habit is a series of mini-biographies on the daily rituals and routines of great athletes, artists, and leaders.</i><p>Marcus Aurelius was Roman Emperor from 161 to 180. Known as the last of the "Five Good Emperors," Aurelius was not born into power, but rather was adopted (his biological …

Stanford University

How to Meditate: A Primer for People Who Don't Like to Meditate

"Take a deep breath and close your eyes," the speaker said in a soothing, somewhat commanding voice. I knew what was coming: He was going to ask us to meditate. I shifted in my chair and my mind began creating excuses to opt out. You might know the excuses: It's too New Age-y; it's not for me; my …

Why We All Need to Accept Reality (And 3 Ways to Do It)

It's finally April -- the start of baseball season. On March 31, 26 of the 30 Major League teams started their 2014 campaigns. If you have a favorite team, you're probably full of optimism about the upcoming season. You think, <i>This is the year they're going to win the World Series!</i><p>In reality, only …

Work-life Balance

Samsung researchers claim graphene breakthrough

Researchers claim that their discovery could unlock the next era of consumer electronic technology<p>Samsung researchers have developed a new method of synthesising graphene, which they claim could accelerate the commercialisation of the so-called 'miracle material', for use in electronic …

Microsoft's Office for iPad Hits 12M Downloads

Microsoft introduced Office for iPad only last week, and now it has already reached 12 million downloads, the company proudly announced via Twitter.<p>However, given that the new apps support viewing but not editing for free (you need a paid subscription to Office 365 to do that), it isn’t clear how …

Samsung's ChatOn Lets You Recall Messages, Brings 1GB File Sharing

ChatOn, Samsung’s very own take on a messaging app, has been updated with a feature that takes a leaf out of Snapchat’s “ephemeral” book. It now lets you recall messages you have sent to a friend in 1:1 chat rooms, even if the other party has already read them. All you have to do is tap and hold …

Just another WordPress site

Featured<p>Featured<p>Can Jazz Teach You to Be Better Organized?<p>See how one rising star uses Evernote to find flow and capture inspiration.<p>Read More<p>Asset 38<p>…

New Apps on Flipboard

By David | Apps<p>iOS 11.3 update breaks iPhone 8 devices with third party-repaired screens<p>Apple’s latest iOS 11.3 software update is causing iPhone 8 …

Hands on with 'Advanced Sleep Analysis,' the new REM sleep-tracking feature from Basis

You can now have a veritable sleep clinic strapped to your oh-so-quantified wrist. In a Tuesday blog post, Basis announced that it’s pushing live its …

Sleep

Apple CarPlay Announced, New In-Car Interface Connects To Your iPhone 5 (video)

Apple’s extending its electronic reign to your vehicle with their new CarPlay in-car interface that’s designed to bridge the gap between your iPhone …

Report: Google ‘Projected Mode’ will compete against Apple’s CarPlay later this year

Earlier today, Apple officially announced <i>CarPlay,</i> a new platform designed to integrate the iPhone experience into a car’s infotainment system. In short, the system allows iOS users to make phone calls, control music and more by simply using Siri commands. There’s also a built-in display that …

Car Tech

Why bother to text your girl when BroApp can do it for you?

You know how you often tell your one true love that she's your one true love?<p>Does she know that the "one" isn't true, making the "true" not true either?<p>I only ask because your, um, bros in tech have your back. They understand. Indeed, not only do they understand, but they want to help.<p>Some tech …

Meet Leo, The Lightweight New Way To Send Self-Destructing Messages

There are a number of ephemeral messaging apps out there (some might say too many), all of which are trying to give their users the ability to send self-destructing text messages or photos or videos, or some combination of the three. But those apps aren’t always intuitive, and that sometimes leads …

Shiny ‘app-y people: Treating depression from your smart phone

Earlier this year I wrote about some research I was involved in, which reduced aggressive behaviour in young offenders by manipulating their perception of ambiguous facial expressions.<p>A similar principle is behind a new app, called HappyPlace, which has been developed as an attempt to combat low …

Know What's In Your Food With TellSpec (video)

These days, it’s really hard to know what’s in your food. There’s so many chemicals and additives that make their way into our foods that knowing …

The Jawbone UP24 Wants To Help You Make Smarter Lifestyle Choices

Looking to improve your lifestyle a bit? Then the Jawbone UP24 is what you’ll want to help you do it. The band will help you gain better insight on …

humanOS

Google

The Secret Power Of Introverts

If you had to guess, what would you say investor Warren Buffett and civil rights activist Rosa Parks had in common? How about Charles Darwin, Al Gore, J.K. Rowling, Albert Einstein, Mahatma Gandhi and Google’s Larry Page? They are icons. They are leaders. And they are introverts.<p>Despite the …

Android Remote Application Framework Provides True Multi-Screen Experiences For Mobile

Android doesn’t really have an AirPlay equivalent – its Miracast and Mirrorlink technologies are similar, but lack the kind of opportunity Apple’s tech provides to build second screen experiences that work independently of what’s being shown on the original. That’s why Solution57 created their …

http://t.co/LW62lQsC1P

Perfectly Pack T-Shirts with the Six-Inch Military Roll

Rolling your t-shirts makes them space-efficient and prevents wrinkles when you are packing, and there’s no better way to fold them than a military …

Giant $220 Coupon for Lenovo's Flex 14 Laptop, Vizio 55" WiFi TV Only $665

Looking for a big Smart TV for a small price? The Vizio E550i-A0 120Hz LED HDTV is only $665 shipped via Woot today. With built-in WiFi and Vizio …

PopMask Lets You Wear Anyone's Face

Ever since <i>Mission: Impossible</i> popularized the idea, it’s something we’ve always wanted to do; own a mask so lifelike we can fool other people. Sadly, …