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5 Questions Everyone Should Ask Themselves Daily to Achieve Success

It all comes down to self-awareness.<p>Constant improvement is not easy. Whether it is a skill, or a positive quality, or a way of life you are looking to cultivate, staying on the positive side of the growth curve takes work.<p>My entire life, I have been immersed in worlds that have taught me how to …

10 ways to make it through the day after a terrible night's sleep

Wait a minute—we're supposed to get a good night’s sleep to feel great all day? File that under, "Things we know we're supposed to do that are impossible." The problem isn't <i>wanting</i> to get a good night's sleep, it's actually making it happen. And between work, kids, and, let's face it, the new …

Boost Your Happiness With This Exercise You Can Do While Brushing Your Teeth

Brushing your teeth only takes a couple of minutes, and so does increasing your happiness. Here’s a super easy way to train yourself to look on the …

Happiness

10 Creative Solutions for Blank Walls

If you're anything like me, and your home is filled with big, empty walls, you are constantly on the lookout for inspiration to fill those empty spaces. Today, I'm sharing 10 creative and easy blank wall solutions!<p>diy nature artwork from bhg<p>folded paper wall art from how about orange<p>canvas art from …

Developing your eye for design

By developing your taste and ability to identify strengths and weaknesses in designs, you end up setting a high bar for your work.<p>A simple …

5 Reasons to Use to Vivaldi Instead of Chrome or Firefox

At this stage, it feels like the browser wars have been fought and won. Most of you probably use Chrome or Firefox, and a sad few of you may even use …

7 Ways To Learn a Foreign Language (Backed by Science)

Your mind is the most powerful tool you have for the creation of good in your life, but if not <i>used</i> correctly, can also be the most destructive force …

Self-help

Mozilla’s New And Superfast Servo Browser Will Be Released In June

Mozilla launched the Servo browser engine as an experimental project. In an internal discussions group, Mozilla <b>engineers</b> have released that it’s …

Italian Design Studio Gives A Fun Twist To Everyday Stuff

Take the usual household paraphenalia - mugs, lamps, vases, clocks - and turn them into unusual, unfussy works of art on a small but very appealing …

Avant-garde

20 Foods That Keep You Young

1 of 21<p>Anti-Aging Superfoods<p>Okay, so maybe we can’t actually stop the clock. But we can help you change up your diet so you’re staying stronger, …

Nutrition

Crunchyroll Adds "The Lost Village" to Spring Anime Season!

<b>CHARACTERS</b><p>Koudai Sakai as Mitsumune, a 16 year old student with excellent grades and an easily trusting personality.<p>Yūka Aisaka as Masaki, a 17 year …

21 New Rules For 21st Century Success

The working world has changed dramatically, and the old rules for business success don’t work anymore. We need new rules to survive and thrive in the 21st-century workplace whether we work for ourselves or for other people.<p><b>Here are 21 New Rules for Twenty-First Century Success.</b><p>1. You are your own …

Our Top 10 Exercises to Tone Your Butt

Hip-Lift Progression<p>This is an awesome way to relieve tension in your lower back and work your butt at the same time. (A cushy mat will keep your …

Workouts

Mindfulness Training Optimizes Brain Connectivity

A new study has pinpointed how mindfulness training triggers changes in neural networks. These changes in brain connectivity allowed veterans who …

Mindfulness

How To Take Professional Photos With Your iPhone – iPhoneography

Professional iPhone photography tips abound on the internet, not a week goes by that I don’t see an article with “5 ways to improve...

iPhoneography

Seven books to read before you start writing your own

A first-time author shares her reading list as she was preparing to write her novel.<p>“I never read a novel till I was 18,” Sunjeev Sahota, author of</i> …

10 Surprising Productivity Hacks That Will Blow Your Mind (and Help You)

As we move into spring and the weather finally starts to come around, it’s easy to get distracted from work. But before the slow summer hits, spring can be very busy for some businesses, which is why you need to rev up your productivity life hack search. Luckily, we looked far and wide for some of …

Simple iPhone trick frees up storage space you didn’t know you had

Quick — go check and see if you have enough free space on your iPhone.<p>I’m guessing you’re like the rest of us, and can use a little more — especially if you’ve got a smaller iPhone in the 16 GB range.<p>If you’re looking to free up some storage space on any size iPhone, here’s a bizarre little trick …

Mobile Technology

So what is a VPN, and why should you care?

Security and privacy on the Internet is a big issue these days. We keep a lot of personal information on our phones and computers after all. If privacy is important to you, we really recommend considering a Virtual Private Network (VPN). But what is a VPN exactly? Good question.<p><i>Read Next:</i> How to …

Information Systems

How I Went From Living in My Car to Owning My Own Company

What I learned about success and overcoming adversity from living in my car.<p>When I was 18 years old, I moved into a Honda Civic. I didn't get along with my parents, didn't have money for an apartment, and was not attending college. I read a lot about the student debt crisis many young people face …

'Game of Thrones' season 6 character photos released

<i>Game of Thrones</i> just released a flood of epic season 6 character photos, below. The images include debut glimpses of a couple new faces in Westeros …

Top 15 new iPhone SE features + 5 not-so-good features [Video]

Today is the official release day for the iPhone SE, and I was fortunate enough to be able to pick up my unit early this morning. For those of you who will likewise acquire an iPhone SE in the near future, or for those of you who are still unsure about a purchase, have a look at our hands-on video …

Mobile Technology

Apple quietly made the iPhone SE (sort of) waterproof

Still, don't go dunking your iPhone in water anytime soon just to test this. iPhones are still not fully waterproof.<p>The tech teardown site iFixit had its way with the iPhone SE and took it apart to find foam silicone seals designed to keep liquids out from internal parts, including the front …

Mobile Technology

iPhone SE diary: Day 1, first impressions

I had two immediate impressions when first picking up the iPhone SE. First, ‘wow this feels small!’. Having gotten used to the iPhone 6 and 6s as the new normal, the SE really does feel like an iPhone mini when you first handle it.<p>But the second, which followed seconds later, was ‘… in a good …

Mobile Technology

iPhone 5s vs iPhone SE: As expected, 2GB RAM makes a big difference [Video]

The iPhone SE is here, and we’ve given your our initial impressions as well as a look at some of the device’s top features. Now it’s time to talk more about the key differences that differentiate the iPhone 5s from the iPhone SE.<p>The one key difference that Apple likes to keep under the radar is the …

how the hijab went from religious garment to identity marker

For many young Muslim women hijabs aren’t just about faith, they’re about individuality and style.<p>When I was 15, I went through a phase of wanting to wear the hijab to school. I was raised in a Muslim family, and as a teenager struggled with my own identification with faith. At that point, I …

Grieving father pleads with Apple to unlock his dead son's iPhone

Leonardo Fabbretti is pleading with Tim Cook to help him see the photos stored on his dead son's iPhone.<p>The Italian architect sent a letter to Cook on March 21. Apple's customer care team has expressed sympathy, trying -- and failing -- to help Fabbretti unlock the iPhone.<p>The news was first …

What Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, and 13 other highly successful tech people were doing at age 25

At the time, many were already founding or making deals with multimillion-dollar companies, or simply dreaming up how they could make their dent in the universe.<p>In other words, it varied from tech titan to tech titan, and it all goes to show that there's no one path to success.<p>To underscore that …

Bill Gates

Vitamin D Can Turn You Into Superman, Says Science

Vitamin D Can Turn You Into Superman, Says ScienceStaff Photo by Derek Davis: Monday, Nov. 10, 2008. Vitamin D Capsules. (Photo by Derek …

Holistic Medicine