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10 uncomfortable things that will make you happy and successful

Wouldn't it be fantastic if the road to success and happiness were an easy one? Unfortunately, as we all know, this isn't the case. The reality is, …

Self-improvement

Five Zen Principles to Live By

Practical wisdom that instantly improves your life<p>I love practical advice that you can immediately apply to your life. And Zen, a school of Mahayana …

3 simple, daily practices for living a happy life, according to over 150 psychologists and experts

As Annie Dillard writes in her book "The Writing Life," "how we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives."<p>There's no short-cut to a happy life, but there are simple things we can do to help us get there.<p>"We have a choice in our lives, in our behavior, and in our thoughts, as to what we …

Why being miserable is actually the secret to happiness

​Happiness is overrated. Instead, try allowing yourself to be totally miserable. It might make you happier than you have ever been. Let us …

Happiness

Seriously: Giving This Up Made Me Happier and More Confident Overnight

When you hear the word <i>perfectionist</i>, you most likely think of a stereotypical type A person whose pristine appearance is only rivaled by their …

Suspended – Medium

Suspended – Medium

15 Things To Stop Doing If You Want To Be Truly Happy

Life seemed so much easier when we were children. Don’t you believe?<p>It was astonishing how some basic things used to set a large smile on the face. I …

HitFix

The ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Writers Explain Why They Made Thanos The Main Character<p>'Westworld' Season Two Begins With A Bloody 'Journey Into …

This Makes Learning Guitar Fun and Funny

In this "turnt up" lesson, you will begin learning guitar by playing the E minor chord in the simplest way possible.

Apple owes $626 million in damages after losing huge patent case

A jury has ordered Apple to pay $626 million in damages after finding that iMessage, FaceTime and other Apple software infringed on another company's patents.<p>In a case that has been bouncing around the court system since 2012, VirnetX accused Apple of violating four of its patents, which mostly …

This iPhone Maker Wants to Buy Sharp for $5.9 Billion

Struggling electronics maker Sharp (shcay) has chosen Taiwan’s Foxconn (hnhpf) as its preferred bidder in takeover talks, sources with knowledge of …

The Only Guy Who Says "No" To Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg

Not <i>that he’ll listen, but I have some friendly fatherly advice for Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.</i><p>Dear Mark,<p>I’d be remiss if I let January pass without addressing your recent New Year’s resolution to “pimp” your Palo Alto, California crib with the most prodigious artificial intelligence (a.k.a. …

Interview: ‘Silicon Valley’ star T.J. Miller on startup culture, women in tech, Uber, Elon Musk, and weed

When T.J. Miller starts talking about the tech industry, it’s worth a listen. For one, as an actor on HBO’s hit show <i>Silicon Valley,</i> he has a unique …

Will Technology Progress or Bring down Humanity?

The <i>Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists</i> decided to keep the hands of the Doomsday Clock at three minutes to midnight. The decision was meant to express …

No Tesla for you! Elon Musk hits back over ‘banning’ outspoken customer

Elon Musk is drawing a lot of flak for canceling a disgruntled customer’s Tesla order — but he’s not backing down.<p>With a tweet overnight, the Tesla …

I took the 'Elon Musk Challenge' and spent only $2 a day on food for a month — and it was easier than I expected

When Elon Musk was 17, he lived off a dollar a day for a month to see if he had what it takes to be an entrepreneur.<p>He explained the experiment to astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson in an episode of Tyson's StarTalk Radio podcast:<p>In America it's pretty easy to keep yourself alive. So my threshold …

Why do profit-seeking companies keep making profitless Android phones?

Here’s a quick survey of the traditional Android device manufacturer landscape: Samsung is doing alright, LG and Sony could be doing better, HTC doesn’t know what it’s doing, and Motorola is done. Smartphones have grown to be the most essential piece of modern technology, and yet the industry …

12 Famous Scientists On The Possibility Of God

"The most beautiful thing we can experience is the Mysterious."<p>When President Barack Obama nominated the Christian geneticist Francis Collins to head the National Institutes of Health in 2009, some American scientists questioned whether someone who professed a strong belief in God was qualified to …

Build a Home Theater PC From a Broken Laptop and a Tivo

Introduction: Build a Home Theater PC From a Broken Laptop and a Tivo<p>In this instructable, I'll show you how to make a home theater PC out of a …

The Crazy Genius Behind Solar Roadways

Here’s an idea crazy enough that it just might work: Pave the streets with solar-powered panels that have their own built-in heat and LED lights. That’s what Scott and Julie Brusaw hope to accomplish with their ongoing Solar Roadways project, which they just funded through a hugely popular …

Webee: A home hub that’s all about the algorithms

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Webee<p>The smart home is fine, but I’m still waiting for the anticipatory home. A home that not only accepts programs …