Nicholas Dale

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10 simple things you need to do to get faster Wi-Fi

Fast Wi-Fi is like good air-conditioning or clean tap water: You don’t notice it until it’s gone. For most chronic multitaskers, dealing with a slow, …

Samsung Galaxy S7 unboxing and first 48 hours

It was only about 2 weeks ago that we first started playing around with the brand new Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge, back at Mobile World Congress 2016. Needless to say these beauties were among the main highlights at the event, so we are excited to finally be able to spend more time with …

Phones

How to know when your boss is lying to you

There are common lies that many people tell, whether it’s about receiving an email or how much they love your new haircut (they actually hate …

Are You Doing it Wrong? 10 Kitchen Basics You Could Be Doing Better

You put food in the freezer to make it last longer and prevent it from spoiling, but are you sufficiently protecting your food from the freezer? Here are our tips for everything from how to wrap food properly to how to date and label so things don't fall into the freezer black hole.

Awesome list of 17 ‘Breaking Bad’ references hidden in ‘Better Call Saul’

I’m not typically a fan of TV spinoffs, but <i>Better Call Saul</i> has seemingly broken the spinoff curse that plagues shows looking to capitalize off of …

These are the best ways to improve your online dating profile, according to science

More than 20% of 25- to 34-year-olds have used online dating, and more than a third of recently married couples in the US met online.<p>Dating online gives you access to a much larger pool of potential romantic partners than meeting people through conventional methods, and it gives you a peek at your …

Online Dating

How to Be a Better Leader: Be More Humble

Science shows humility is a key trait of great leaders. Here are a few research-backed ways to cultivate it.<p>What is the essential quality that moves a leader from merely mediocre to truly exceptional? The answer, according to science, probably isn't what you expect.<p>Forget confidence, decisiveness, …

A Refresher on Regression Analysis

You probably know by now that whenever possible you should be making data-driven decisions at work. But do you know how to parse through all of the data available to you? The good news is that you likely don’t have to do the number crunching yourself (hallelujah!) but you do need to correctly …

The first 14 apps you should download on your new Android phone

You can do anything with your new Android phone. So many apps. So many possibilities. But where to begin?<p>Here's a list of 15 apps that should get you started:

Apps

Android 6.0 Marshmallow features

It seems like not all that long ago Marshmallow was the latest and greatest thing. These days, more and more phones are switching to Nougat, and Android O is just around the corner. Still, if you have an older device or a lower-end phone — Android 6.0 might be as good as it gets. For those that …

Android News

How to Be Exceptionally Likable: 11 Things the Most Charming People Always Do

And you can too.<p>Some people instantly light up a room. They make us feel important. They make us feel special. While we can't always define it, we know when someone just <i>has</i> it. The person is naturally likable.<p>But there's a flip side. Natural likability can also quickly lose its impact, especially …

How Millennials Are Totally Redefining the Word 'Leader'

Millennials see things differently. This includes how they view the boss.<p>Pull out your business card for a second and take a quick look. (If you don't use business cards, that's an article for another day--I wish they would go away too.) If your title has anything to do with leadership, take note …

13 Unprofessional Behaviors Real Leaders Should Eliminate

It's up to you to set the tone for the rest of your team.<p>With the stress of running a business while simultaneously keeping up with your clients and team, you may fall victim to some less-than-professional behaviors in response to the constant demands on your time. But luckily, there is a way to …

Entrepreneurship

8 Ways to Turn a Boring Meeting Into a Roaring Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Are you tired of the weekly Monday morning meeting? Is it the same old, same old, starting with complaints and ending with more work?<p>If this sounds like your staff meeting, it’s probably time to shake things up. Meetings won’t be boring …

Text Messaging

12 Quick and Simple Ways to Become a Great Leader in 2016

Here's a very quick summary of some of the best practices for great leadership.<p>What's your resolution for the New Year? Exercise more? Quit a bad habit?<p>Chances are the people who work with you hope it's a resolution to become a better leader in 2016.<p>There are entire books written on the subject, …

10 easy ways to speed up your Wi-Fi

9 Ways to Make Your Day More Successful Before 9 A.M.

How you start your day can very much determine how the rest of it will go. Many successful people and entrepreneurs have various morning hacks to …

7 Traits Every Leader Should Avoid

How can you become a better leader? Don't make these mistakes.<p>In any type of managerial role or as an entrepreneur, your leadership skills will directly impact the growth and ultimate success of your company.<p>There are certain qualities and actions that prevent individuals from being effective …

How I hit Destiny: The Taken King's new level cap in three minutes this morning

The level cap for the existing version of <i>Destiny</i> was 34. The level cap for <i>The Taken King</i>, the just-released expansion, is 40. I've been playing <i>The Taken King</i> for under an hour, and I've already hit level 40. In fact, the leveling portion of my day only took about three minutes. How did I pull it …

Destiny: The Taken King Patch Detailed

Bungie has detailed all the new content and tweaks being introduced to Destiny through The Taken King, which is now available.<p>Those that have The Taken King, Destiny will prompt you to download a patch. Following this, Oryx and his army of Taken will appear in the game. Bear in mind, you'll need a …

The best indoor HDTV antennas you can buy

If you’ve decided to ditch cable or satellite service, you may want to consider investing in a reliable HDTV antenna for your home. A quality HD …

Binge away with our guide to the best on-demand streaming services

In the history of entertainment there has never been so much available at your streaming fingertips, no matter where your tastes may lie. In fact, …

Watch How Absurd Email Would Seem in Real Life

We've all been using email for years, but that doesn't mean that everyone's mastered it as an art. This video takes a humorous look at how absurd …

10 free and incredibly useful Android apps that you can't get on the iPhone

But since Android lets app makers do certain things that Apple prohibits, there are a few exclusive options that stand out.<p>From launchers that make it easier to access important information straight from the home screen, to apps that help you find files buried in your phone, here are some of the …

Apps

9 Tips for Faster Wi-Fi Streaming

The cable plan you signed up for promised up to 300Mbps of blistering Internet speed, but reality has proven to be somewhat different. You’re barely …

Sony attempts to 'redefine television' with launch of PlayStation Vue

With 20 million-plus PlayStation 4 consoles sold to date and over 80 million PlayStation 3s in homes worldwide, Sony has plenty of reason to make Vue, its TV-streaming service, a cornerstone of the platform. The subscription-based service, which officially launches today in New York, Chicago and …

10 Things Samsung's New Galaxy Phones Can Do That the iPhone Can't

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>Samsung took a totally different approach with its new Galaxy S6 phones.<p>Rather than cramming tons of new features into the phones, the company improved on a few core elements including design, build quality, and the fingerprint sensor.<p>Samsung may …

Apple Pay

How Much Of Your Income Should You Save?

There’s no question more fundamental to personal finance than how much money we should save. Our savings rate is the cornerstone of virtually every other decision about money we make. It affects everything from buying a home to saving for emergencies to retirement.<p>Yet the guidance on this important …

11 Google apps you probably didn’t know existed

Google introduced a brand new standalone app called YouTube Kids today, initially available in the U.S. only, which is its first product “built from the ground up with little ones in mind,” according to the Internet giant.<p>From Maps and Gmail to Translate and YouTube, Google already offers a myriad …

Apps