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Some Galaxy S9 Plus users are reporting “black crush” screen issues

• Some Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus users have been reporting issues with “black crush.”<br>• This is a problem where the display struggles to show differences between dark colors.<br>• Google Pixel 2 owners also reported a similar problem last year.<p>Some Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus users have been taking to the internet to …

Google Pixel

How To Avoid Being Tracked Online

If you were concerned about Facebook tracking your every move, do I have news for you that will just make your day - or not.<p>Surprise! You're …

Privacy

These Tools Help You Mislead The Algorithms That Track You On Social Media

The Cloaking Company is a project designed to make you think about what your data is being used for–and find ways to manipulate those results.<p>What you post on social media–depending on the country you live in and the platform you’re using, or a data broker’s willingness to break laws or violate a …

Cambridge Analytica

There's No Reason to Not Have Perfect Golf Posture

To achieve correct golf posture, David Leadbetter says think about what position your body is in when you're bouncing a basketball. Without thinking about it, you achieve balance and coordination, and you're ready to support an athletic movement. That's what you need in golf, too. This is what …

Golf

13 Books These High Achievers Say Helped Them Get Ahead

These titles foster creativity, self-improvement, and open-mindedness.<p>Reading is good for you in many ways. It fosters creativity, self-improvement and open-mindedness. Researchers even have determined it can help you live longer. Here are popular titles suggested by more than a dozen successful …

Startups

Are you ready? This is all the data Facebook and Google have on you

The harvesting of our personal details goes far beyond what many of us could imagine. So I braced myself and had a look<p>Five things we learned from Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook hearing<p>Want to freak yourself out? I’m going to show just how much of your information the likes of Facebook and Google store …

Time I

29 reasons why Iceland is incredible

As Iceland (the country) considers launching a lawsuit against Iceland (the supermarket) to gain custody of its trademark, we revel in the reasons that put Iceland (the country) on the top of our travel wishlist.<p>1. It’s even weirder than you imagine<p>Yes, we know you know this, but nothing prepares …

Get to Know the Family Behind Our Latest Recipe Contest Winner

When we opened the contest for <b>Your Best Hands-Off Recipe</b>, we expected a lot of pot roasts and braises, slow and multi-purpose cookers. What we didn't expect was grilled chicken. This, it turned out, would be our champion: boneless, skinless chicken thighs that are all about the unexpected marinade. …

These Are the Prettiest Places on Earth to Feed Your Wanderlust

It's normal to overlook the simple pleasures in life when we feel stuck in a place or routine that doesn't fulfill us. But ironically, those are also …

The Great Norwegian Porridge Debate, Or Tradition Vs. 'Science'

When you talk about traditional Scandinavian foods, you end up talking about porridge. In a cold climate, only certain grains could thrive — namely barley and oats. Their warm mush was a building block of early Nordic foodways, and is still a staple.<p>Now, an everyday bowl of plain old grain mush …

Breakfast

A captivating illusion of a round disk fitting through a tiny square hole is the coolest bar trick you need to know

Here's something you've probably never thought much about: Is there a way to get a round disk through a smaller square hole in a piece of paper?<p>It seems silly, right? Of course not, you say! It's impossible!<p>Well, not always, according to this video by Numberphile featuring a mathematician from …

Stanford University

5 Hidden Adventures in Argentina's Rugged Northwest

Head to this secluded South American region for fewer crowds and greater thrills.<p>While most travelers land in the country’s capital of Buenos Aires and head straight to Mendoza's wine country and the impressive glacial ranges of Patagonia, there’s much more to discover in this adventurous South …

Hiking

The World's Most Romantic Adventures

You're guaranteed to get some action on these heart-racing trips.<p>Grab your partner, lace up your matching boots, and summon your wild kindred spirits to take on these romantic adventures around the world.<p>Whether you prefer unmatched access to Earth’s most interesting species, a wintry cross-country …

Blockchains versus Traditional Databases

To understand the difference between a blockchain and a traditional database, it is worth considering how each of these is designed and</b> …

7 bizarre facts reveal how big Jupiter really is

You could fit all of Earth across Jupiter's big red spot -- 3 and a half times over.<p>Jupiter's Great Red Spot.<p><i>Source: NASA</i><p>It would take you 11 Earths …

Astronomy

Hidden tunnel could lead to Mayan 'entrance to the underworld'

<b>(CNN) —</b> This month, archaeologists in Mexico will begin excavating a secret tunnel thought to lead beneath a pyramid built by the ancient Maya.<p>The tunnel was sealed off centuries ago by the Maya, but archaeologists plan to clear it in order to reach a hidden "cenote" -- an underwater cavern that …

Archaeology

Bill Gates Just Declared This Optimistic Read His New Favorite Book of All Time | Inc.com

Bill Gates may be known for his extreme focus, but when it comes to books at least, the man's attention spins like a weather vane.<p>One month he's giving 50 of his friends a new novel he adores, the next he's suggesting everyone get out the tissues and check out a heartbreaker of a memoir, then a bit …

Books

A little-known token may be fueling Bitcoin's rise. Critics say it's a scam.

Bitcoin has been on a run. Despite its recent dip, the cryptocurrency has impressed skeptics and believers alike in its monumental rise in value …

Ikea tests renting out furniture as eco-friendly plan

In the future it might not only be your home that is rented. Everything in it could be leased too, from the furniture to the carpets, as companies including Ikea trial radical alternatives to selling household goods.<p>The Swedish furniture giant built its brand on the sale of good value household …

Tractor beam breakthrough could lead to levitating humans

Yes, really. Sci-fi technology that can float objects in mid-air like magic could become reality.<p>Tractor beams have made the jump from science fiction to reality in recent years, but only for levitating very small objects. A new breakthrough could lead to futuristic, far out new uses for the …

Breakthroughs

20 Reasons Why We'll Never Tire of Salmon

If you want to dip your toe into the waters of cooking fish at home, but have been wary of doing so thus far, consider salmon to be your gateway …

Cooking
Cryptocurrency

15 of the best science podcasts that will make you smarter

Podcasts are more popular every year, which means there's a wealth of audio storytelling to listen to — and many options to choose from.<p>We're here to help.<p>Whether you need something to listen to on your commute or just want a brain-boost while you pick up around the house, you can always trust a …

hair loss

600 Free Online Programming & Computer Science Courses You Can Start in January

Six years ago, universities like MIT and Stanford first opened up free online courses to the public. Today, more than 700 schools around the world …

Online Education

8 Books Neil Degrasse Tyson Says Every Intelligent Person Should Read

Want to know why we use fossil fuels to power our buildings and cars? How the US came to be the "leader of the free world"? How we transitioned from …

The 10 best golf instruction stories of 2017

We publish a lot of golf instruction content with the hopes that you'll find something—a thought, a drill, a tip—that resonates with your game and helps you improve. Since it's the very end of the year, we decided to go through all of the instruction pieces we published in 2017 to find the 10 …

Golf

The 100 best nonfiction books of all time: the full list

After two years of careful reading, moving backwards through time, Robert McCrum has concluded his selection of the 100 greatest nonfiction books. Take a quick look at five centuries of great writing<p>Robert McCrum reflects on his 100 greatest nonfiction books list The 100 best novels written in …

Literature

The 7 Deadly Sins Of Product Development

<b>1. The Pregnant Woman Theory</b><p>If one woman can make a baby in 9 months, then 9 women can make a baby in 30 days. Now you may laugh, but this is the …

7 extraordinary adventures in Scandinavia you’ll want to book now

From kayaking through vast fjords to herding reindeer and searching for rare eagles, the vast open spaces of Norway, Denmark and Sweden offer …

European Travel

Ciao Bella! Italy’s most beautiful hikes

From the other-worlds peaks of the Dolomites to the hilltop towns of Tuscany, these hikes take you to the very heart of Italy – its people, …