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5 Brilliant TED Talks That Will Boost Your Emotional Intelligence | Inc.com

Emotional intelligence is more than a hot topic or trending hashtag. The term describes an extremely important concept: a person's ability to recognize his or her own and other people's emotions, to understand the powerful effect of these emotions, and to use that information to guide thinking and …

Emotional Intelligence

Why the Apple Watch is flopping

<i>By Mark Wilson</i><p>The Apple Watch, despite years of hype before it was even announced, appears to be flopping after all.<p>It wasn't a good sign when Apple announced shortly before the Watch release that they weren't going to be breaking out sales numbers. Now, a new report from third-party analysts Slice …

Smartwatches

MYLE TAP – Wearable Thought Catcher

Voice powered wearable to automatically convert your thoughts into actions via mobile applications. MYLE TAP is a touch-activated wearable voice …

WIRED Awake: 10 must-read articles for 29 June

Your WIRED.co.uk daily briefing. Today, how IBM's Watson is tackling cancer, William Hill's new London accelerator, Apple's problem with gaming and …

Zuckerberg reveals Facebook's AI, VR and Internet.org plans

In a Q&A on his profile today, Mark Zuckerberg explained how he and his team are preparing Facebook for the future. In it, he revealed that he believes the ultimate communication technology will allow us to send thoughts to each other. "You'll just be able to think of something and your friends …

Internet

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Apple Music is now live.</b> Here's what we thought of Apple's new music streaming service, and some tips and tricks for mastering it.<p><b>2. The first photos of the iPhone 6s just leaked.</b> It looks a lot like the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus on the outside, but will see some internal changes.<p><b>3. In an interview</b> …

Keep Your Extension Cords from Unplugging with a Carabiner

When you’re running at least two extension cords to power something, a rough tug on the line can easily separate them. A carefully placed carabiner …

Be More Likable in Any Situation by Following the "Platinum Rule"

You’ve probably been told the “golden rule” at some point in your life, but it’s not always ideal for those times you want to ooze charisma. That’s …

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Apple Music is set for release today.</b> To use it, iPhone and iPad users will need to download and install a new iOS update, iOS 8.4, which will also become available today.<p><b>2. Music recognition app Shazam has launched new social features that let people "follow" musicians.</b> Pitbull, Calvin Harris, …

The Islamic State One Year Later: Who's Winning the War?

Islamic State's Projection of Territory Under Its Control by 2020<p>June 29 marks the first anniversary of the proclamation of Islamic State (IS). It has been a busy year. After conquering an area covering over 80,000 square miles and including a population of approximately 10 million people, IS has …

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner Divorcing After 10 Years of Marriage

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner have split, PEOPLE confirms.<p>The couple were married for 10 years, having marked their anniversary on Monday.<p>“After …

Behold, Hypnotic Sand Paintings That Will Turn Your Brain Into Goo

Are you stressed? Bored? Exhausted? Misunderstood?<p>We highly recommend taking a brief moment to recharge, watching as this talented sand artist unfolds colorful, mind-bending shapes and forms before your eyes. Pretty hypnotic, no?<p>The captivating process is the work of Joe Mangrum, an artist who was …

Pinterest Has Started Rolling Out Buyable Pins On The iPhone And iPad

Pinterest is starting to roll out a buy button on its pins today in the iPhone and iPad apps, the company said.<p>Buyable Pins let some retailers who are partners with Pinterest and retailers use Shopify and Demandware. The company unveiled Buyable Pins earlier this month, and said at the time that …

4 Words to Solve Anything -- Part 1

I love finding a simple solution, road testing it, and then passing it on -- and maybe you're the same. But the problem for most of us is remembering these solutions when we need them most.<p>For example, the proverb "As you sow, so shall you reap" is simple. If we plant daisies, we get daisies. And …

Mobile product execs from Evernote, Workday, and Yelp to share their knowledge with MobileBeat 2015 attendees

Mobile is exploding. The number of mobile users and the ways to reach them are expanding constantly and rapidly. Unfortunately, the way to capitalize on this trend is not always obvious. But if you don’t, you risk missing big growth opportunities — or losing them to a competitor that acts …

Rosetta Probe Sees Shiny Signs of Water Ice on Comet’s Surface

Patches of water ice appear to be speckled across the surface of a comet, according to a new study using observations from a European space probe.<p>The Rosetta spacecraft, currently orbiting Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko, spotted 120 bright, reflective spots on the surface of the comet that were at …