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Windows 10 Installs Automatically On Windows 7 And Windows 8

<i>Update: my new post Why Windows 10 Installs Automatically On Windows 7 And Windows 8 looks into the two major automatic upgrades Windows 10 will perform, why and what can be done about them.</i><p>Microsoft is getting a lot right. Making Windows 10 free, unifying it across desktop and mobile, introducing …

Windows 10

The Last Traffic Jam Made Possible By Technology

If you live in a major metropolitan area, you likely spend part of your day stuck in traffic. Roadway congestion is not only frustrating and stressful for drivers, but also expensive and wasteful. A recent study by the Centre for Economics and Business Research estimated that traffic congestion …

Traffic

5 Unexpected Ways to Work Smarter, Not Harder

I wrote a post recently about ways that you can work smarter, not harder. As I worked through the list of techniques I'd collected, the post became so long that I had to split it in half. Here are even more suggestions to help you make your day more productive without putting in extra hours.<p><b>1.</b> …

Living with disability in North Korea

I left North Korea in 2006 because I was in search of freedom. In more simple terms, I wanted to be treated as a human.<p>On 7 March 1996 I had my accident and lost two limbs. I was 13 years-old. This was during the economic problems [and subsequent famine] in North Korea, so I wasn’t as …

33 Jokes Only People Who Watched "Lost" Will Find Funny

What do you call a polar bear in the jungle?

Jokes

The 20 Best Grime Verses of All Time

The most fire verses to ever come out of London.<p><i>Photo by Marco of Wot Do You Call It</i><p>Grime Week on Noisey has focused heavily on the future of the genre, and to properly predict the future you have to understand the past. The beats and production are where that dark and murky identity comes from, …

The best careers for travelling the world

Dreaming of a job that pays you to travel? Who doesn't? Competition is stiff and salaries aren't always something to write home about, but here's our pick of the best jobs to turn that daydream into reality.<p>Flight attendant<p>Yes, flight attendants travel the world but short haul staff rarely leave …

A 3-Star General Explains 'Why We Lost' In Iraq, Afghanistan

"I am a United States Army General, and I lost the Global War on Terrorism."<p>Those are the frank opening words of a new book by retired Army Lt. Gen. Daniel Bolger, <i>Why We Lost: A General's Inside Account of the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars</i>. Bolger continues:<p>"It's like Alcoholics Anonymous. Step one is …

Read this: A deep look at some of The Simpsons’ mathematical in-jokes

It’s no secret that many of the writers on <i>The Simpsons</i> are great big nerds. A lot of them went to Harvard, a school noted for the high collective IQ …

Century-old notebook from Antarctic expedition found - CNN.com

<b>(CNN)</b> -- Explorer Robert Falcon Scott died in 1912 while crossing Antarctica, but his story lives on in artifacts that continue to be discovered on the frozen continent at the bottom of the world.<p>The most recent find: a century-old photographer's notebook in the ice at one of Scott's expedition …

Top 10 hawker food stalls in Singapore

Street food, or hawker food as they call it in Singapore, is a national treasure, says Ignatius Chan, founder of multi-award-winning restaurant Iggy’s. Here he chooses the best, most authentic local dishes to savour<p>As you’d expect from a country where eating is the national pastime, Singapore is a …

Jose Mourinho talks to Gary Neville: They wanted us to be the clowns at Anfield - we weren't having that

Exclusive interview: Jose Mourinho reveals all on his desire to stay at Chelsea, his relationship with Eden Hazard, how he inspired his team to beat Liverpool and why he is so dismissive of 'buzzword' coaching<p>The fire was never brighter in Jose Mourinho’s eyes than when we discussed his side’s …

Soccer

6 Reasons Not to Take Life So Seriously

Every day you are faced with a million little traps that encourage you to take your life way too seriously. The frustrations of 21st century living …

Happiness

13 Southern Sayings That The Rest Of America Won't Understand

But the South undoubtedly takes the cake.<p>Conversations south of the Mason-Dixon line will befuddle anyone not born there.<p>We chose 15 of the most ridiculous Southern sayings — and tried to explain them.<p>Cotton has long been a key crop to the South's economy, so every harvest farmers pray for tall …

4 Strategies For Remembering Everything You Learn

• knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or programming<p>• knowledge about how learning actually works<p>The bad news: Our education system kinda skips one of them, which is terrifying, given that your ability to learn is such a huge predictor of success in life, from achieving in …

23 Daily Habits That Will Make You Smarter

In a recent Quora thread, "What would you do to be a little smarter every single day?", readers shared their advice on good habits you can establish.<p>Here are some simple actions that could help you become a smarter person.<p><b>1. Come up with 10 ideas every day.</b> Think about how to reduce poverty, how to …

The Lost Creators Come Clean

Ten years later, they talk about their mistakes, their successes, the worst episode, and why we're all still talking about this damn show<p><b>Damon Lindelof and Carlton Cuse</b> are seated around the infamous hatch from <i>Lost</i>. The duo, who became the voice of the ABC series during its six-season run, have met …

TV

6 Mysterious Airplane Disappearances in Aviation History

The shocking disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 has captured the attention of millions around the world as the search for the airplane …

Airplanes

Watch this: The beautiful math behind everyday events

Math is everywhere. Every time you drop sugar in your coffee, every time a plane takes to the sky, and every time you roll the dice, there's math to explain what is happening and, often, why. A video from Paris-based artists Yann Pineill and Nicolas Lefaucheux perfectly demonstrates that fact, …