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Early testimonial of iOS 12’s ‘Live Listen’ with AirPods shows just how useful it could be

With iOS 12, Apple is expanding its “Live Listen” feature to AirPods. This means users can have their iPhone act as a directional microphone, with audio being played back live to a pair of AirPods.<p>The feature could have incredible benefits for those with hearing problems, and one of the early …

iOS

Samsung updates its stylish Frame TVs with more features and artwork

Samsung's classy Frame TVs have returned, enhanced for 2018 with more art and four magnetic bezel cover options to ensure the expansive 4K Frames fit into the decor of even more homes. The new TVs come with an updated, improved artwork UI, making it easier to browse art collections by color scheme …

Gear & Gadgets

This is how to deal with passive aggressive people

We’ve all dealt with it. The subtle manipulations. Always angling to get what they want, but still looking like a little angel. Making you feel like …

Self-help

Apple is rebuilding Maps from the ground up

I’m not sure if you’re aware, but the launch of Apple Maps went poorly. After a rough first impression, an apology from the CEO, several years of patching holes with data partnerships and some glimmers of light with long-awaited transit directions and improvements in business, parking and place …

Mobile Devices

The 10 qualities of an emotionally intelligent person

There are many different kinds of intelligence, and it’s our job to discover what they are and how to integrate them into our lives. Sources of …

Emotional Intelligence

Five Reasons the Sexual Revolution Has Been a Disaster

Hegel famously wrote that the owl of Minerva flies only at dusk, meaning that history’s unfolding is most plainly seen in retrospect. With all due …

Google’s DeepMind develops AI that can render 3D objects from 2D pictures

Google subsidiary DeepMind today unveiled a new type of computer vision algorithm that can generate 3D models of a scene from 2D snapshots: the Generative Query Network (GQN).<p>The GQN, details of which were published in Science, can “imagine” and render scenes from any angle without any human …

9 signs you’re dealing with an emotional manipulator

We all know what it feels like to be emotionally manipulated. It can be extremely effective, which is why some unscrupulous individuals do it so much.<p>…

Emotional Intelligence

HISTORY OF IDEAS - Love

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The Antidote to Trump Is Decency

The president and his movement are empowered by ugly talk—the most effective rejoinders are factually precise and emotionally restrained.<p>Start with what you already know: It’s hypocritical in the extreme for President Trump to denounce entertainers for using language demeaning to women. When he …

The fight to legalise porn in India is a fight for women taking control of their bodies

For a country in the midst of a porn boom, the conversation about online sexual content and its consumption remains incredibly one-sided. In conservative India, which has tried many times to ban pornographic websites, they’re often viewed as something only men seek out; the desires of straight …

Penguin Random House

6 Toxic Relationship Habits That Most People Think Are Normal

If you notice these patterns in your relationship it's a sure sign that something needs to change.<p><i>What are 6 toxic relationship habits that most people think are normal? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand</i> …

Success

Depth Perception

Dear friend,I’m currently at a football stadium, and had a small epiphany: there is something integral to us as human beings when it comes to …

Why Photography’s B&W vs Color Debate Is No Debate At All

In the 1950s, early color photography was widely scorned. Now it’s the default. What happened?<p>Prologue: No Space for Dreams<p>In 2015, Leica released a …

The 98.6℉ Myth: Why Everything You Think You Know About Body Temperature Is a Lie

When you were kid, you probably knew that to score a magical sick day home from school, you needed to have a fever. When the thermometer came out of …

A New Harvard Study Reveals The Truth Behind Amazon's Purchase of Whole Foods (And Why Store Shelves Are Shockingly Empty)

Employees crying, empty store shelves, and irate customers do not sound like the Whole Foods we know and love. Welcome to the new normal -- at least for now.<p>Whole Foods has enjoyed an incredible history of success. Their co-founder and CEO, John Mackey, is an evangelist for "conscious capitalism" …

Harvard Business School

How Meghan Markle's body language has changed

An expert weighs-in...<p>Ever since Meghan Markle joined the world of British royalty, there's been a very public change in her style. While she's still …

Justin Trudeau: “There’s not a religion in the world that asks you to ‘tolerate thy neighbor'”

In an age of ideological polarization, it’s common for politicians, schools, and corporations to tout tolerance as the solution. But in a commencement speech to New York University’s graduating class today (May 16), Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau said that idea doesn’t go far enough.<p>“Think …

Religion

A Step-by-Step Guide to Selling Consulting Services

Do people often ask for your professional advice? It's time to start charging for your consulting sessions.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ever since I launched my YouTube channel where I talk about different strategies regarding B2B selling and inbound …

VR porn will never take off until it solves these 3 problems

Virtual reality porn should be a phenomenon. It's the steamy videos you're used to writ large: Rather than being a mere window on the action, VR …

Hackers once stole a casino's high-roller database through a thermometer in the lobby fish tank

LONDON — Hackers are increasingly targeting "internet of things" devices to access corporate systems, using things like CCTV cameras or air-conditioning units, according to the CEO of a cybersecurity firm.<p>The internet of things refers to devices hooked up to the internet, and it has expanded to …

The drugs do work: antidepressants are effective, study shows

Antidepressants work – some more effectively than others – in treating depression, according to authors of a groundbreaking study which doctors hope will finally put to rest doubts about the controversial medicine.<p>Millions more people around the world should be prescribed pills or offered talking …

Mental Health

These nature-based remedies may help at the first sign of a cold or flu

Given the severity of flu cases sweeping through the U.S., including California, fighting off the illness is a priority these days.<p>And while many over-the-counter medications are effective, they also contain fillers, including chemical dyes and GMOs that have been banned in most European countries, …

This 1 Weird Trick From Tony Robbins Will Help You Kick Any Bad Habit

Tony Robbins uses this powerful mental tool to rid himself of addictions and bad habits.<p>We may all try to say our prayers and take our vitamins, but at the end of the day, most of us may find ourselves caught in the clutches of some unhealthy habits.<p>It can be as damaging as a smoking or drinking …

Self-improvement

Tony Robbins Shares One Simple Strategy to Overcome Shame and Embarrassment

Use this tip from one of the world's greatest life coaches to overcome shame.<p>Shame. Oh, how it gets the best of us. Shame is a character trait which can destroy the most successful of people and reduce them to an embarrassed version of themselves.<p>Trust me, there isn't a single person on earth who …

Motivation

Eternal Life Is Mathematically Impossible, Says New Aging Theory

Back in 2016, when the FDA green lighted metformin—a drug that’s shown to boost lifespan by up to 40 percent in animal models—for human trials, it …

The 2 Reasons Why So Many People Are Becoming Lonelier

We’re getting lonelier.<p>The General Social Survey found that the number of Americans with no close friends has tripled since 1985. “Zero” is the most …

Black-and-White Street Photography Tips: How David Ingraham Uses an iPhone to Capture the Moment

The iPhone changed everything, including street photography.<p>Inspired by the marquee names of the genre—Henri Cartier-Bresson, Robert Frank, Garry …