Melissa Lindke

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How To Actually Be More Productive, By The Guy Who Designed Facebook's Productivity Tool

<i>On Quora, the social question-and-answer site, a user asked: "What are some little-known productivity tips from various professions?" The most popular answer came from Justin Rosenstein (@rosenstein), who designed Facebook's internal productivity tool and co-created the productivity software Asana.</i> …

20 best Android apps and games this week

Meerkat, Seabeard, Microsoft Hyperlapse, Knights of Pen & Paper 2, Wear Personal Fitness Trainer, Lego Star Wars and more<p>Welcome to this week’s roundup of the latest, greatest Android apps and games, covering smartphones and tablets.<p>All these apps have been released for the first time – i.e. not …

13 Free Apps That Are Better Than A Gym Membership

A personal trainer in your pocket.

1 Pound Of Fat = 3,500 Calories

There are 3,500 calories in one pound of fat. Thus, if you cut back or work off just 3,500 calories, you will lose an entire pound of fat. While it …

The Future Of Supersonic Travel Is 'Closer Than Many People Imagine'

It’s been nearly a dozen years since the last flight of the Concorde. For over a quarter century, the sleek and sexy Anglo-French airplane represented the jet set era of the the late 20th Century. Ernie Edwards, a veteran of the private jet industry thinks the next passenger supersonic flights are …

Aviation

Fresh Meat: 10 new Android apps worth checking out

New apps need lovin’ too, right? Every day there are thousands of additions to the Google Play store, but many go unnoticed and never receive the …

Apps

Diets That Work Fast - 7 Day Diet Plan

A 7 Day Diet Plan is most suitable for people that want to lose weight in a short amount of time. There are several good 7 day diet plans available. …

Exercise 'not key to obesity fight'

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11 Ways to Keep Lack of Sleep From Killing You (Because it Is)

Chronic lack of sleep doesn't just affect creativity, decision making, and personal productivity. It can also shorten your life. (And who needs that?)<p>An estimated 50 million to 70 million Americans suffer from chronic sleep disorders that decrease daily functioning and adversely affect health and …

Productivity

Microsoft Office 2016 includes a colorful new theme

Microsoft continues to unify its Office software across Windows, Mac, iOS, and Android with a similar design and features. A leaked build of the upcoming Office 2016 for Windows release has revealed that Microsoft is updating the desktop client to include a new "colorful" theme that’s identical to …

Microsoft Office

4 Breakfast Mistakes That Are Making You Gain Weight

Watch out for these four a.m. meal traps<p>You already know that eating breakfast can help you slim down. But just because you are (hopefully!) making a concerted effort to rise and dine doesn’t mean you can eat whatever you want when you wake up—sorry, but calories still count before noon. So we …

Nutrition

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How I Drastically Improved My Photography with Just Two Little Decisions

The question I get asked the most is: “Wow, nice pic! Which camera are you using?” Does that sound familiar? In the past, every time I heard this …

Landscape Photography

Microsoft Launches Developer Preview SDK And New Features For Microsoft Band

Microsoft is preparing to bring third-party apps to its Microsoft Band wearable platform. The company revealed today that it’s launching a Developer Preview SDK for the wrist-worn device, allowing third-party app makers to start to create apps for it, beyond the select partners, including …

Wearable Tech

Genetic Studies Yield New Insights into Obesity

Today, we hear a great deal about which foods to eat and which to avoid to maintain a healthy body. Though we know that one of the strongest …

Reasons why you’re Not Losing Weight

Even if you are following the healthy diet of reducing your weight, you may not seeing the good result of your hope. Here we are providing some …

If you like HTTP then you'll love HTTP 2.0

An update to one of the web's basic protocols offers faster browsing<p>Most internet users don't consider the protocols that underpin the web anymore than they do the stitching in their socks, but a major update to HTTP — the protocol that lets browsers download websites from servers — will affect …

Noise vs. Nature: How We're Upsetting America's Soundscapes

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Shhh! Our noise is taking the luster off America's natural wonders, and it's affecting the wildlife as well. That's according to researchers at the National Park Service and elsewhere who study natural soundscapes to gauge how they're affected by human activity.<p>"Both noise and …

National Parks

If the passenger in the seat next to you buy a snack or a movie, you probably will too

If the passenger sitting next to you on a flight buys a snack or a movie, does that make it more likely that you, too, will buy something?<p>Yes, says Stanford Graduate School of Business professor Pedro M. Gardete. He examined what’s known as social effect—when our behavior is influenced by the …

In-flight Entertainment

Hard Liquor, Pet Care and Other Job Creators

The monthly employment reports issued by the Bureau of Labor Statistics contain vast troves of industry-level data that is usually almost entirely …

Employment

Samsung Teases Galaxy S6 Camera As Reports Of Two All-Metal Models Emerge

Samsung’s next flagship device is going to be revealed in just a few short weeks ahead of this year’s Mobile World Congress, and the head of the company’s camera division is already teasing us about its photo capabilities. In an official blog post, Samsung SVP DongHoon Jang provided a survey of the …

Phones

Inside Square's Acquisition and IPO Hopes and Its Huge Challenges Ahead

The debt financing raised by Jack Dorsey's payments company has only ratcheted up talk of how the startup is faring.<p>Of all the many high-profile Internet companies, perhaps none has attracted more speculation than Square. It makes sense. The payments company has a well-known CEO and founder in tech …

Startup Taking Aim at Chronic Disease Raises $23 Million in Andreessen-Led Round

Omada's Prevent product is designed to help people at risk for developing diabetes.<p>Omada Health has closed a $23 million funding round led by Andreessen Horowitz, in what marks the venture capital firm’s first significant investment in the digital health space.<p>The San Francisco startup’s flagship …

Home Wi-Fi for Those Hard-to-Reach Spots

This Wi-Fi extender could be a boon to big homes with poor Wi-Fi signals, but don't expect it to solve your Internet speed frustrations.<p>Does your home, or a home you know, suffer from Weak Wi-Fi Signal Strength? Symptoms include overall frustration, walking around with an opened laptop in search of …

T-Mobile Launches New $40 "Simple Starter" Plan With Unlimited Talk and Text and Half a Gig of Data

No international calling or global roaming options, though.<p>T-Mobile on Wednesday introduced a new entry-level $40-per-month plan that includes unlimited talk and text along with 500 megabytes of high-speed data.<p>Unlike other T-Mobile plans, the Simple Starter option doesn’t throttle users down to a …