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Simple But Brutal: The Workout Plan

The 20-Rep Squat Program For Intermediate Lifters<p>Smallness is a Disease. Squats are the Cure.<p>Decades ago, the answer to almost every muscle-related …

Workouts

Why Culture Fit Is the Most Important Factor for Employee Retention | Inc.com

I'd argue that culture fit is the most important aspect of retaining great employees above anything else. But employee retention starts with first being able to clearly articulate what the organizational culture is. What are the aligned values, beliefs, behaviors and experiences that make up the …

Human Resources

If You Can’t Empathize with Your Employees, You’d Better Learn To

Empathy—the ability to read and understand other’s emotions, needs, and thoughts—is one of the core competencies of emotional intelligence and a critical leadership skill. It is what allows us to influence, inspire, and help people achieve their dreams and goals. Empathy enables us to connect with …

Empathy

Big data is about to transform renewable energy

Developments in the US and China are eroding Europe's lead in renewable energy. But if the EU could harness the power of the big data, it could …

Renewable Energy

The 10 Best Wireframing and Prototyping Tools for Designers

Wireframe becomes more and more important as it will make it easier to communicate ideas and cut down project cost. The prototyping tools for designer …

Enhance your design projects with these quality icons

Icon can signify actions and tell the user a lot despite being so small. And you’ll have no shortage of them if you grab over 2,000 icons from …

Graphic Design

The Best Mockup & Wireframing Design Tools & Apps for UI/UX Designers

Prototyping/wireframing tools are the best communication method between interaction designers, project manager, and website developers. It’s a key ste …

Breaking News, Latest News, Headlines & Videos

Interest Successfully Added We'll notify you here with news about <br>AlertTag Turn on desktop notifications for breaking stories about interest?<p>Off …

Rob Gronkowski

Mobile order-ahead apps are finding success in the US

Quick Service Restaurant (QSR) apps, such as Starbucks and Chick-fil-A, dominated the food service app category for downloads in the US during the first half of 2016, according to App Annie.<p>On average, app downloads in this category grew at an average annualized rate of 35% between the first half …

eCommerce

Shops, pubs, and cafes are spending money on Pokémon Go to bring in more customers

The app's groundbreaking feature is the fact that it locates Pokémon in the real world and uses real world locations like shops and churches for things like gyms, where you can battle, and "Pokéstops", where you can get items like Pokéballs and healing potions. To get Pokémon and items, you …

Pokémon

Design Thinking Comes of Age

There’s a shift under way in large organizations, one that puts design much closer to the center of the enterprise. But the shift isn’t about aesthetics. It’s about applying the principles of design to the way people work.<p>This new approach is in large part a response to the increasing complexity of …

Design

Everybody can now try Microsoft's wacky work-sharing app that's so crazy it might just take off

Today, Microsoft is launching a free public preview beta of GigJam, so that anyone and everyone can install it on their Windows PCs, Macs, iPhones, and iPads and give it a whirl.<p>It was hard to understand GigJam before I saw it. But last September, I witnessed a demo of the app, and I have to say: …

Microsoft Office

Microsoft Launches Planner, a Trello-Like Project Management Tool

Microsoft Planner, a new tool that helps teams track and collaborate on projects, launched today for the Office 365 suite.<p>Planner lets you organize …

The Best Visualization of Climate Change isn’t a Graph—It’s a Death Spiral

If you think you’re hot right now, just wait.<p>NOAA’s land & ocean temperature records for April, 2016. Global temperatures can be broadly summarized …

Science says parents of unsuccessful kids could have these 9 things in common

Parenting is one of the hardest jobs in the world.<p>There are so many things that can affect a child's success, including socioeconomic status, the environment they live in, and their parents' education level.<p>Though it can be difficult for studies to determine what parenting techniques are ideal …

Parenting

Clinton email use broke federal rules: inspector's report

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton and her team ignored clear guidance from the State Department that her email setup broke federal standards and could leave sensitive material vulnerable to hackers, a department audit has found. Her aides twice brushed aside concerns, in one case telling technical …

Government

Self-driving cars set to disrupt UK's £14bn motor insurance industry

Self-driving cars threaten a “seismic” change to the multi-billion pound motor insurance industry, with the number of accidents on the roads plummeting as computers take the wheel.<p>Research for a motor industry conference predicts an 80pc drop in crashes over the next 20 years thanks to so-called …

The Cognitive Biases That Lead to Bad Money Decisions

If managing money were as easy as crunching some numbers and following a spending plan, we’d all be awesome at it. Money isn’t hard because of the …

Critical Thinking

The HTML Editor Alpha now available for Windows 10 PC and Mobile

The HTML Editor has been released for Windows 10 PC and Mobile, currently in alpha stage. The app allows you to write HTML, CSS, PHP and JavaScript …

How to lock in your free Windows 10 upgrade and keep using your old Windows version

The year-long free upgrade offer for Windows 10 ends on July 29. But what if you're not ready to upgrade yet? Here's how to claim your upgrade so …

Windows 10

Study: No scientific basis for laws on marijuana and driving

WASHINGTON (AP) — Six states that allow marijuana use legal tests to determine driving while impaired by the drug that have no scientific basis, according to a study by the nation's largest automobile club that calls for scrapping those laws.<p>The study commissioned by AAA's safety foundation said …

Cannabis

Quick! Grab your free Windows 10 upgrade before it's gone

<b>Have you upgraded your PC or laptop to run Microsoft's latest operating system? You haven't?! Well, you'd better hurry as the big M has confirmed the</b> …

Microsoft Edge

How do airplanes fly? I Whiteboard Animated Physics Video

Expresso app will show you everything wrong with your writing

If you want to see how well you’re writing, the free text-analyzer Expresso will give you a detailed breakdown of whatever you give it.<p>The web-based …

Brand Names You Might Be Pronouncing Incorrectly

There are a handful of brand names out there that are commonly mispronounced. A lot of it has to do with a mistranslation between languages, but it’s …

Language Learning

Jeff Bezos on Amazon's culture: "We never claim that our approach is the right one"

Amazon filed a long note to its investors this afternoon reviewing the state of its current businesses and explaining how it thinks about developing new products and services. As part of the letter, company CEO Jeff Bezos took time to comment on Amazon's corporate culture, providing a very late …

eCommerce

Microsoft Is Marching Ahead In Its Cloud-First, Mobile-First Journey

Two years ago, when Satya Nadella replaced Steve Ballmer as the CEO of Microsoft, he started his new job with the mission of making Microsoft the leading platform and productivity company for the mobile-first, cloud-first world. Though it sounded similar to Ballmer’s vision of delivering connected …

Microsoft Visual Studio

Inside The iPhone SE Reveals Surprising Developments In Apple's Supply Chain

Apple CEO Tim Cook is a master of supply chain management. His 18 years at the tech giant have backed up this reputation. In his early days, he cut the process of making an Apple computer down from four months to two, according to Walter Isaacson’s biography of Steve Jobs. That’s why some of the …

iPhone

Exclusive: Adobe Labs is making it easier to create content

Creating content on the Web can be tedious, but Adobe thinks it’s cracked the code. A new Adobe Labs project is not only trying to help us stay creative, but also building content for multiple delivery mediums.<p>First, ‘Smart Authoring’ monitors your text input, then pulls in related content and …