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The Story Behind the Haunting 9/11 Photo of a Man Falling From the Twin Towers

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These sleek prefabs come with smart home features

Go inside a 720-square-foot “Coodo”<p>Another day, another prefab company trying to lure you into the out-of-the-box home dream. This time, Coodo from Hamburg, Germany, shows off its newly completed project, a 720-square-foot “Coodo 64,” installed in Bielefeld, Germany.<p>With rounded edges (also seen in …

This creepy tool reveals how Facebook tracks and studies your activity

Have you ever wondered how Facebook collects all the data it has to feed you with the content it presumes you’ll like and keep you coming back for more? Well, now there’s an app that can answer these questions.<p>Available for free, Data Selfie is an open-source Chrome extension that helps you …

11 Ways To Be Frugal Now So You're Rich Later

It's easier to double how much you save than it is to double how much you earn.<p>Entrepreneur VIP<p>Entrepreneur and Connector<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>To be honest, there isn't one sure-fire way to become rich. However, you can increase your chances by investing in …

Personal Finance

Fraugster, a startup that uses AI to detect payment fraud, raises $5M

Fraugster, a German and Israeli startup that has developed Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology to help eliminate payment fraud, has raised $5 million in funding.<p>Earlybird led the round, alongside existing investors Speedinvest, Seedcamp and an unnamed large Swiss family office. The new capital …

Artificial Intelligence

Time’s AI-powered time tracking app will help you stop procrastinating

Do you like making lists of things to do, but then end up failing to accomplish the items you’ve laid out? A new application aimed at those with a tendency towards procrastination can help. Instead of a simple checklist or time tracker, Time, as the app is called, lets you more obsessively …

Apps

The Claim Hot Water Freezes Faster Than Cold Water Is Even Weirder Than You Think

This could explain one of the oldest mysteries in physics.<p>Despite sounding like the most egregious contradiction in physics, hot water appears to …

The Only Five Email Folders Your Inbox Will Ever Need

Stop “organizing” your emails by subject and start thinking of them in terms of deadlines.<p>For years, my approach to email was like slaying a hydra. For every email I deleted, two more landed in my inbox.<p>Part of the problem, I knew, was the nature of my work. My team stands between two major …

Productivity

I Learned to Speak Four Languages in a Few Years: Here's How

<i>Lifehacker reader Gabriel Wyner was tasked with learning four languages in the past few years for his career as an opera singer, and in the process</i> …

The 45 Best Living Room Ideas for Every Style

Luxe and layered, these living spaces are the unique design inspo you need.<p>These exceptional living spaces bring a bounty of personality and panache to the homes they occupy. Living rooms are where friends and family gather and memories are made, and we believe in giving those memories a beautiful …

Interior Design

Watch Metallica play Enter Sandman on kids' instruments

<b>Metallica's Enter Sandman has been a staple of the band's live sets since 1991, but yesterday, the metal legends took a slightly different tack as</b> …

These 3 Questions Will Instantly Help You Make Any Tough Decision

The best decisions are made when we use rational thinking in combination with our gut.<p>Employer or employee, we all struggle with tough decisions on a daily basis.<p>Should I quit?<br>• Should this employee be fired?<br>• Should we take this client on?<p>When making decisions like these, you need to consider the …

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Todoist’s AI-Infused Task Scheduler Could Help You Procrastinate Less

By picking up on users’ habits, Todoist’s Smart Schedule feature tries to set more realistic deadlines.<p>The task management app Todoist is turning to artificial intelligence to stop people from blowing their own deadlines.<p>Todoist’s new “Smart Schedule” feature automatically suggests due dates based …

Artificial Intelligence

School Apps to Help With Your Studies

With Yup, students received unlimited math, chemistry and physics support 24/7.<p>Whether a student is stuck on a homework problem or wants help …

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Remembering The Grateful Dead's "Shakedown Street" On The Anniversary Of Its 1978 Release

Well, well, well, you can never tell. After 13 years of performing together, the <b>Grateful Dead</b> started to explore newer directions. The result was the …

Music

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Fog-Chasing Photographer Spent 18 Months Making This Enchanting 4K Time Lapse of Mt. Tamalpais

Like many of us who have lived in the beautiful city by the bay, photographer Dan MacRostie is enchanted with San Francisco and the gorgeous foggy …

8 inexpensive earth homes almost anyone can afford

1/9<p>Nakuru Project Orkidstudio<p>Many people dream of building their own home, but the financial cost and environmental toll of starting from scratch can …

Iceland's Latest Renewable Energy Project Is So Badass

Iceland, land of elves and shark meat delicacies, is proving to be far more inventive than the rest of us when it comes to new energy technologies. …

Renewable Energy

10 Favorites: Wood-Shingled Beach Houses from the Remodelista Architect/Designer Directory

It’s a staple of the New England coastline: the cedar-shingle-clad house. Here are 10 of our favorites from members of the Remodelista …

Architecture

Here Are 5 Camera Tricks You Can Do On Your iPhone

If you’re really into taking pictures, finding out new camera tricks and always wanting to improve your photography skills. Then this article will be …

7 Ways to Earn $1,000 on the Side While You Pursue Your Dreams

We all have dreams that we want to achieve, but the world can be a tough place.<p>Instead of waiting and possibly going broke while you pursue your …

5 Ways to Light a Black and White Portrait

How do you set up the perfect black and white portrait? Photographer Nathan Elson demonstrates some of his favorite lighting setups, using a mixture …

Whiteboards

Are you a thinker or a non-thinker? Take the need for cognition test to find out

Here’s a perfect excuse to lounge around. People of higher intelligence were found to spend more time in leisurely activity, being less physical than …

Psychology

Tim Cook: I convinced myself Steve Jobs 'would bounce'

For those of you who hold onto every word Tim Cook says, The Washington Post has about 10,000 to offer.<p>Apple's CEO sat down with the Post for what it termed two "sprawling and highly self-reflective interviews" published Saturday that hit on topics ranging from losing and succeeding the late Steve …

Science-Based Secrets for Reading Other People's Minds

<i>This article first appeared on the blog of Intentional Insights, a nonprofit organization that empowers people to refine and reach their goals by providing research-based content to help improve thinking, feeling, and behavior patterns.</i><p>Imagine you're really excited about a new idea for a …

The Workout That Will Literally Lift Your Butt

Wave those glutes in the air.<p>Your glutes are designed to be the largest, most powerful muscle group in your entire body. And when all of your booty muscles are strong and metabolically active, you’ll have more power for your workouts, increased support for your hips and spine, and improved strength …

President Obama is laugh-out-loud funny on Jerry Seinfeld's web show about cars and coffee

The show from Crackle, as the name suggests, revolves around Seinfeld and his comedian friends driving in classic cars and making small talk over coffee.<p>While Obama is not a professional comedian, Seinfeld says the president "has gotten off just enough funny lines to qualify for getting on this …